The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
UK / England
Rank 69 73 101
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +28
Contract jobs citing Spring 1319 1321 1003
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.19% 2.77% 2.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.13% 9.61% 7.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 919 962 672
Median daily rate £455 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 6
Median hourly rate £55.00 £57.00 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.50% +22.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £57.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +22.58%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13026 13752 12968
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.48% 28.79% 27.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9123 9582 8672
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 236 177
Median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £20.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £59.33 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Spring as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in England

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Spring across the England region.

Spring Daily Rate Trend in England

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in England

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Spring across the England region.

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in England

Spring
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -1 659 £500 - 190
South East +5 181 £450 +12.50% 72
South West +22 112 £375 -1.63% 24
Yorkshire +18 99 £400 -11.11% 43
North West +5 90 £413 +3.12% 33
East of England +9 59 £458 +1.77% 32
North East +1 43 £350 -11.11% 6
East Midlands +18 37 £395 +21.53% 16
West Midlands -11 30 £450 +38.46% 13
Midlands +3 3 £400 -
Spring
UK

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Spring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Spring.

1 2526 (95.18%) Java
2 1717 (64.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1002 (37.75%) Hibernate
4 954 (35.95%) TDD
5 911 (34.33%) JavaScript
6 805 (30.33%) REST
7 798 (30.07%) HTML
8 781 (29.43%) Scrum
9 698 (26.30%) SQL
10 694 (26.15%) Web Services
11 650 (24.49%) Git (software)
12 632 (23.81%) CSS
13 626 (23.59%) Maven
14 619 (23.32%) Jenkins
15 581 (21.89%) Oracle
16 566 (21.33%) J2EE
17 533 (20.08%) Finance
18 528 (19.89%) RESTful
19 526 (19.82%) XML
20 522 (19.67%) BDD
21 521 (19.63%) JUnit
22 516 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
23 515 (19.40%) AngularJS
23 515 (19.40%) Linux
24 512 (19.29%) MVC
25 469 (17.67%) SOAP
26 463 (17.45%) Microservices
27 462 (17.41%) JSON
28 440 (16.58%) HTML5
29 410 (15.45%) JIRA

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 342 (12.89%) Tomcat
2 254 (9.57%) Confluence
3 212 (7.99%) JBoss
4 200 (7.54%) Apache
5 188 (7.08%) WebSphere
6 136 (5.12%) WebLogic
7 129 (4.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 94 (3.54%) Apache Spark
9 81 (3.05%) Elasticsearch
10 79 (2.98%) CMS
11 75 (2.83%) Mule
12 57 (2.15%) Cloud Foundry
13 55 (2.07%) WebSphere Application Server
14 47 (1.77%) Mule ESB
15 38 (1.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 36 (1.36%) Apache Solr
16 36 (1.36%) nginx
17 32 (1.21%) Jetty
18 31 (1.17%) Oracle Coherence
19 28 (1.06%) GlassFish
Applications
1 19 (0.72%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.26%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.19%) MS Office
4 4 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.075%) PaintShop Pro
5 2 (0.075%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.038%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 40 (1.51%) Oracle BPM
2 24 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 18 (0.68%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
6 2 (0.075%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.075%) Magento
6 2 (0.075%) Murex MxG2000
6 2 (0.075%) Summit
7 1 (0.038%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.038%) BondVision
7 1 (0.038%) Global One
7 1 (0.038%) Oracle SCM
7 1 (0.038%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 234 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
2 91 (3.43%) GitHub
3 55 (2.07%) PaaS
4 53 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
5 48 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
6 35 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
7 32 (1.21%) Amazon SQS
8 29 (1.09%) IaaS
9 26 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
10 25 (0.94%) Amazon S3
11 12 (0.45%) AWS Lambda
11 12 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 11 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
12 11 (0.41%) OpenShift
13 9 (0.34%) Twilio
14 7 (0.26%) SaaS
15 6 (0.23%) Google App Engine
16 5 (0.19%) Bluemix
16 5 (0.19%) Google Analytics
16 5 (0.19%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 143 (5.39%) HTTP
2 65 (2.45%) Internet
3 30 (1.13%) LDAP
4 18 (0.68%) SSL
5 17 (0.64%) TCP/IP
6 15 (0.57%) AMQP
6 15 (0.57%) HTTPS
7 7 (0.26%) Intranet
7 7 (0.26%) RTP
7 7 (0.26%) RTSP
7 7 (0.26%) SNMP
8 4 (0.15%) Firewall
8 4 (0.15%) FTP
8 4 (0.15%) Skype
9 3 (0.11%) Network Security
9 3 (0.11%) OpenVPN
10 2 (0.075%) Asterisk PBX
10 2 (0.075%) OpenLDAP
10 2 (0.075%) SMTP
10 2 (0.075%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 306 (11.53%) MongoDB
2 294 (11.08%) Relational Database
3 272 (10.25%) NoSQL
4 212 (7.99%) MySQL
5 176 (6.63%) PostgreSQL
6 134 (5.05%) Big Data
7 127 (4.79%) Oracle Database
8 122 (4.60%) SQL Server
9 120 (4.52%) Hadoop
10 109 (4.11%) Apache Cassandra
11 75 (2.83%) RDBMS
12 63 (2.37%) Redis
13 61 (2.30%) DB2
14 46 (1.73%) HBase
15 44 (1.66%) Oracle Database 11g
16 40 (1.51%) Oracle Database 10g
17 37 (1.39%) Apache Hive
18 32 (1.21%) Hazelcast
19 30 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
20 23 (0.87%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 650 (24.49%) Git (software)
2 626 (23.59%) Maven
3 619 (23.32%) Jenkins
4 521 (19.63%) JUnit
5 410 (15.45%) JIRA
6 282 (10.63%) Cucumber
7 262 (9.87%) Mockito
8 245 (9.23%) Subversion
9 234 (8.82%) Selenium
10 218 (8.21%) Gradle
11 167 (6.29%) Eclipse
12 149 (5.61%) Ant
13 114 (4.30%) IntelliJ
14 96 (3.62%) TeamCity
15 91 (3.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 68 (2.56%) Spock
17 66 (2.49%) SoapUI
18 57 (2.15%) Hudson
18 57 (2.15%) JBehave
18 57 (2.15%) WebDriver
General
1 533 (20.08%) Finance
2 371 (13.98%) Banking
3 123 (4.63%) Investment Banking
4 91 (3.43%) Retail
5 65 (2.45%) Front Office
6 50 (1.88%) Publishing
7 44 (1.66%) Telecoms
8 43 (1.62%) Games
9 33 (1.24%) Marketing
10 24 (0.90%) Electronics
10 24 (0.90%) Manufacturing
11 16 (0.60%) Law
11 16 (0.60%) Retail Banking
12 15 (0.57%) Back Office
13 14 (0.53%) Financial Institution
14 12 (0.45%) Legal
15 7 (0.26%) Advertising
15 7 (0.26%) Aerospace
16 5 (0.19%) French Language
16 5 (0.19%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 2104 (79.28%) Developer
2 1731 (65.22%) Java Developer
3 363 (13.68%) Senior Developer
4 316 (11.91%) Senior Java Developer
5 239 (9.01%) Architect
6 233 (8.78%) Agile Developer
7 228 (8.59%) Agile Java Developer
8 122 (4.60%) Java Engineer
9 94 (3.54%) Scala Developer
10 92 (3.47%) Software Engineer
11 89 (3.35%) Java Architect
12 85 (3.20%) Full Stack Developer
13 78 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
14 67 (2.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 67 (2.52%) JavaScript Developer
14 67 (2.52%) Senior Agile Developer
14 67 (2.52%) Senior Agile Java Developer
15 65 (2.45%) Software Developer
16 64 (2.41%) Java Software Engineer
17 59 (2.22%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1002 (37.75%) Hibernate
2 805 (30.33%) REST
3 798 (30.07%) HTML
4 694 (26.15%) Web Services
5 632 (23.81%) CSS
6 566 (21.33%) J2EE
7 528 (19.89%) RESTful
8 526 (19.82%) XML
9 515 (19.40%) AngularJS
10 469 (17.67%) SOAP
11 462 (17.41%) JSON
12 440 (16.58%) HTML5
13 400 (15.07%) Spring MVC
14 382 (14.39%) Spring Boot
15 323 (12.17%) Java EE
16 295 (11.12%) jQuery
17 268 (10.10%) CSS3
18 251 (9.46%) JMS
18 251 (9.46%) Node.js
19 227 (8.55%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 120 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
2 101 (3.81%) Computer Science
3 89 (3.35%) User Experience
4 88 (3.32%) Enterprise Software
5 62 (2.34%) Data Structures
6 59 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 53 (2.00%) Derivative
8 41 (1.54%) Fixed Income
9 40 (1.51%) Algorithms
10 33 (1.24%) iPad
11 32 (1.21%) Mobile App
11 32 (1.21%) Virtual Team
12 28 (1.06%) Social Media
13 24 (0.90%) Equities
13 24 (0.90%) Fintech
14 21 (0.79%) Client/Server
15 17 (0.64%) Linux Command Line
16 15 (0.57%) N-Tier
17 13 (0.49%) Equity Derivative
17 13 (0.49%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 515 (19.40%) Linux
2 264 (9.95%) Unix
3 73 (2.75%) Windows
4 30 (1.13%) Android
5 26 (0.98%) Apple iOS
6 20 (0.75%) Mac OS X
7 16 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (0.57%) Solaris
9 13 (0.49%) Ubuntu
10 8 (0.30%) HPUX
11 5 (0.19%) CentOS
11 5 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
12 4 (0.15%) Windows Server
13 3 (0.11%) VMS
14 2 (0.075%) AIX
14 2 (0.075%) Debian
14 2 (0.075%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.038%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1717 (64.69%) Agile Software Development
2 954 (35.95%) TDD
3 781 (29.43%) Scrum
4 522 (19.67%) BDD
5 516 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
6 512 (19.29%) MVC
7 463 (17.45%) Microservices
8 380 (14.32%) OO
9 340 (12.81%) Open Source
10 295 (11.12%) DevOps
11 277 (10.44%) Software Engineering
12 260 (9.80%) E-Commerce
13 258 (9.72%) SOA
14 249 (9.38%) Kanban
15 243 (9.16%) Unit Testing
16 232 (8.74%) Pair Programming
17 173 (6.52%) SDLC
17 173 (6.52%) Web Development
18 161 (6.07%) Automated Testing
19 153 (5.76%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2526 (95.18%) Java
2 911 (34.33%) JavaScript
3 698 (26.30%) SQL
4 317 (11.94%) Scala
5 227 (8.55%) Python
6 179 (6.74%) Ruby
7 136 (5.12%) PL/SQL
8 126 (4.75%) C#
9 117 (4.41%) Groovy
10 101 (3.81%) Shell Script
11 50 (1.88%) Bash Shell
12 49 (1.85%) PHP
13 47 (1.77%) XPath
14 39 (1.47%) Korn
15 33 (1.24%) C++
16 32 (1.21%) Perl
17 30 (1.13%) Clojure
18 24 (0.90%) Go
19 23 (0.87%) C
20 18 (0.68%) ES6
Qualifications
1 179 (6.74%) Security Cleared
2 139 (5.24%) Degree
3 128 (4.82%) SC Cleared
4 36 (1.36%) BPSS Clearance
5 33 (1.24%) Sun Certification
6 24 (0.90%) DV Cleared
7 18 (0.68%) ISEB
7 18 (0.68%) ISTQB
8 13 (0.49%) BC Cleared
9 6 (0.23%) OCPJP
9 6 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.11%) OCMJD
10 3 (0.11%) OCPJWCD
11 1 (0.038%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.038%) Brainbench
11 1 (0.038%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.038%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.038%) PMP
11 1 (0.038%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.038%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (3.54%) QA
2 33 (1.24%) MiFID
3 22 (0.83%) FATCA
4 20 (0.75%) EMIR
5 19 (0.72%) Dodd-Frank
6 15 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
6 15 (0.57%) SDET
6 15 (0.57%) SLA
7 10 (0.38%) PCI DSS
8 8 (0.30%) WCAG
9 7 (0.26%) WAI
10 3 (0.11%) PA-DSS
11 2 (0.075%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.075%) HL7
12 1 (0.038%) PMO
12 1 (0.038%) SEPA
System Software
1 277 (10.44%) Docker
2 20 (0.75%) Apache Flume
3 10 (0.38%) HDFS
4 9 (0.34%) LXC
4 9 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.15%) Varnish
8 3 (0.11%) vSphere
9 2 (0.075%) Active Directory
9 2 (0.075%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.075%) Shibboleth
10 1 (0.038%) NDS
10 1 (0.038%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 1 (0.038%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 134 (5.05%) Puppet
2 89 (3.35%) Opscode Chef
3 69 (2.60%) Ansible
4 44 (1.66%) Kubernetes
5 15 (0.57%) Hadoop YARN
5 15 (0.57%) Kibana
6 8 (0.30%) Nagios
7 7 (0.26%) Terraform
8 6 (0.23%) CloudHub
8 6 (0.23%) Grafana
9 5 (0.19%) Capistrano
9 5 (0.19%) logstash
9 5 (0.19%) OpenAM
9 5 (0.19%) TeamSite
10 4 (0.15%) Mesos
10 4 (0.15%) Salt
11 3 (0.11%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.075%) Marathon
12 2 (0.075%) OpenIDM
12 2 (0.075%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 581 (21.89%) Oracle
2 113 (4.26%) hybris
3 110 (4.14%) Google
4 97 (3.65%) MuleSoft
5 83 (3.13%) IBM
6 74 (2.79%) Adobe
7 59 (2.22%) ATG
8 52 (1.96%) New Relic
9 51 (1.92%) Sybase
10 50 (1.88%) Atlassian
11 44 (1.66%) Perforce
11 44 (1.66%) Solace
12 40 (1.51%) Red Hat
13 36 (1.36%) Splunk
14 34 (1.28%) SAP
15 29 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
16 27 (1.02%) TIBCO
17 26 (0.98%) Microsoft
18 24 (0.90%) VMware
19 21 (0.79%) Hortonworks
Kent
Premier IT
Rate: £350 - £450 per week
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Premier IT
Rate: £350 - £450 per week
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Synergize Consulting
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Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
Contingency Team
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South West
TEKsystems
Rate: £349 - £420 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £380 - £420 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Rate: £475 - £500 per annum
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Cheshire
Icore Tech
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
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Northamptonshire
Icore Tech
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
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London
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Newcastle, County Down
The Bridge Ltd
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Posted: 6 days ago
London
First Point
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Posted: 5 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
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Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
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Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
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City, London
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London
Harrington Starr
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York, North Yorkshire
ISL
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South West
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London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
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London
TEKsystems
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Swindon, Wiltshire
Southern Lights Recruitment
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Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Michael Bailey Associates
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South West London
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Interact Consulting
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