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 30 July 2016 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 71 114 100
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -14
Contract jobs citing Spring 1487 1017 1029
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.99% 1.97% 2.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.04% 7.01% 7.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1136 679 742
Median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £370
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 16 5
Median hourly rate £117.50 £55.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+113.63% +57.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £117.50 £55.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+113.63% +54.92%
Spring
UK

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
14811 14498 13775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 29.75% 28.04% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10460 9952 9010
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 215 200
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.78 £19.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.35 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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 30 July 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Spring Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +3 641 £475 +2.70% 165
South East +81 277 £475 +18.75% 46
Yorkshire +56 146 £425 +21.42% 24
West Midlands +49 111 £418 +9.15% 6
South West +27 109 £375 - 34
North West +27 107 £458 +7.64% 48
East of England +23 49 £450 +20.00% 14
East Midlands +12 22 £363 -7.93% 5
North East -48 22 £410 -8.88% 3
Spring
UK

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 2889 (97.37%) Java
2 1937 (65.28%) Agile Software Development
3 1152 (38.83%) Hibernate
4 1076 (36.27%) JavaScript
5 1073 (36.16%) TDD
6 952 (32.09%) HTML
7 865 (29.15%) REST
8 845 (28.48%) Scrum
9 816 (27.50%) Web Services
10 795 (26.79%) CSS
11 788 (26.56%) SQL
12 730 (24.60%) JUnit
13 725 (24.44%) Oracle
13 725 (24.44%) Maven
14 716 (24.13%) J2EE
15 677 (22.82%) Git (software)
16 651 (21.94%) Continuous Integration
17 632 (21.30%) Jenkins
18 594 (20.02%) RESTful
19 592 (19.95%) MVC
20 588 (19.82%) XML
21 581 (19.58%) Linux
22 529 (17.83%) JSON
23 526 (17.73%) AngularJS
24 511 (17.22%) Finance
25 489 (16.48%) HTML5
26 459 (15.47%) SOAP
27 457 (15.40%) Spring MVC
28 445 (15.00%) Tomcat
29 432 (14.56%) BDD

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
1 445 (15.00%) Tomcat
2 271 (9.13%) JBoss
3 219 (7.38%) Apache
4 208 (7.01%) WebLogic
5 166 (5.59%) WebSphere
6 164 (5.53%) Confluence
7 104 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
8 81 (2.73%) Jetty
9 78 (2.63%) Mule
10 75 (2.53%) CMS
11 74 (2.49%) nginx
12 53 (1.79%) Apache Spark
13 52 (1.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 52 (1.75%) Apache Solr
14 50 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
15 41 (1.38%) Oracle Coherence
16 38 (1.28%) Cloud Foundry
16 38 (1.28%) Mule ESB
17 35 (1.18%) GlassFish
18 30 (1.01%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 13 (0.44%) MS Visio
2 9 (0.30%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.27%) MS Excel
4 5 (0.17%) MS Office
4 5 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
4 5 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.13%) PaintShop Pro
6 1 (0.034%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 42 (1.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (0.57%) Payment Gateway
3 12 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.20%) ION MarketView
5 4 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
5 4 (0.13%) SDL Web 8
6 3 (0.10%) Global One
7 2 (0.067%) BigMachines
7 2 (0.067%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.067%) Exchequer
7 2 (0.067%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.067%) RMDS
7 2 (0.067%) SAP hybris
8 1 (0.034%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 1 (0.034%) Loan IQ
8 1 (0.034%) Murex MxG2000
8 1 (0.034%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.034%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 206 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
2 133 (4.48%) GitHub
3 74 (2.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 57 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
5 43 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
6 26 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
6 26 (0.88%) PaaS
7 21 (0.71%) Google Analytics
8 19 (0.64%) Google App Engine
9 18 (0.61%) SaaS
10 16 (0.54%) Amazon SQS
11 14 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
12 13 (0.44%) Amazon S3
12 13 (0.44%) IaaS
12 13 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 9 (0.30%) Heroku
13 9 (0.30%) OpenShift
14 8 (0.27%) Bluemix
15 7 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 3 (0.10%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 237 (7.99%) HTTP
2 42 (1.42%) Internet
2 42 (1.42%) LDAP
3 26 (0.88%) TCP/IP
4 21 (0.71%) SNMP
5 19 (0.64%) Network Security
6 18 (0.61%) SSL
7 17 (0.57%) AMQP
8 9 (0.30%) Intranet
9 7 (0.24%) DVB
10 6 (0.20%) HTTPS
11 5 (0.17%) FTP
12 4 (0.13%) Firewall
12 4 (0.13%) Unified Communications
13 2 (0.067%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 2 (0.067%) NFC
13 2 (0.067%) Skype
14 1 (0.034%) OpenLDAP
14 1 (0.034%) PuTTY
14 1 (0.034%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 409 (13.78%) MongoDB
2 288 (9.71%) NoSQL
3 262 (8.83%) MySQL
4 253 (8.53%) Relational Database
5 217 (7.31%) Oracle Database
6 167 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
7 160 (5.39%) SQL Server
8 129 (4.35%) Hadoop
9 105 (3.54%) Apache Cassandra
10 82 (2.76%) Neo4j
11 81 (2.73%) Big Data
12 67 (2.26%) RDBMS
13 54 (1.82%) Apache Hive
14 47 (1.58%) Oracle Database 11g
15 39 (1.31%) Redis
16 37 (1.25%) DB2
17 36 (1.21%) Oracle OWB
18 32 (1.08%) Couchbase
19 31 (1.04%) CouchDB
20 30 (1.01%) Impala
Development Applications
1 730 (24.60%) JUnit
2 725 (24.44%) Maven
3 677 (22.82%) Git (software)
4 632 (21.30%) Jenkins
5 393 (13.25%) JIRA
6 362 (12.20%) Subversion
7 314 (10.58%) Cucumber
8 268 (9.03%) Mockito
9 219 (7.38%) Selenium
10 194 (6.54%) Gradle
11 190 (6.40%) Eclipse
12 147 (4.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 143 (4.82%) Ant
14 95 (3.20%) SoapUI
15 89 (3.00%) Hudson
16 77 (2.60%) IntelliJ
17 72 (2.43%) TeamCity
18 57 (1.92%) Spock
19 56 (1.89%) JMeter
19 56 (1.89%) Mercurial
General
1 511 (17.22%) Finance
2 342 (11.53%) Banking
3 136 (4.58%) Retail
4 111 (3.74%) Investment Banking
5 84 (2.83%) Front Office
6 78 (2.63%) Marketing
7 63 (2.12%) Telecoms
8 43 (1.45%) Manufacturing
9 42 (1.42%) Electronics
10 34 (1.15%) Publishing
11 20 (0.67%) Games
12 18 (0.61%) Automotive
12 18 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
13 13 (0.44%) Financial Institution
13 13 (0.44%) Retail Banking
14 10 (0.34%) Advertising
14 10 (0.34%) Back Office
15 6 (0.20%) Law
15 6 (0.20%) Legal
15 6 (0.20%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 2402 (80.96%) Developer
2 2010 (67.75%) Java Developer
3 486 (16.38%) Senior Developer
4 449 (15.13%) Senior Java Developer
5 280 (9.44%) Agile Developer
6 267 (9.00%) Agile Java Developer
7 266 (8.97%) Architect
8 168 (5.66%) Scala Developer
9 151 (5.09%) Lead Developer
10 145 (4.89%) Java Architect
11 120 (4.04%) Java Engineer
12 116 (3.91%) J2EE Developer
13 113 (3.81%) Java Scala Developer
13 113 (3.81%) JavaScript Developer
14 108 (3.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 98 (3.30%) Lead Java Developer
16 97 (3.27%) Software Engineer
17 87 (2.93%) Full Stack Developer
18 84 (2.83%) Angular Developer
19 81 (2.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1152 (38.83%) Hibernate
2 952 (32.09%) HTML
3 865 (29.15%) REST
4 816 (27.50%) Web Services
5 795 (26.79%) CSS
6 716 (24.13%) J2EE
7 594 (20.02%) RESTful
8 588 (19.82%) XML
9 529 (17.83%) JSON
10 526 (17.73%) AngularJS
11 489 (16.48%) HTML5
12 459 (15.47%) SOAP
13 457 (15.40%) Spring MVC
14 348 (11.73%) JSP
15 324 (10.92%) Java EE
16 308 (10.38%) jQuery
17 293 (9.88%) CSS3
18 291 (9.81%) Spring Boot
19 274 (9.23%) JMS
20 246 (8.29%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 117 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
2 104 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
3 99 (3.34%) User Experience
4 80 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 62 (2.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 60 (2.02%) Derivative
7 42 (1.42%) Fixed Income
7 42 (1.42%) Mobile App
8 31 (1.04%) iPad
9 28 (0.94%) Data Structures
10 27 (0.91%) Social Media
11 25 (0.84%) N-Tier
12 21 (0.71%) Algorithms
13 20 (0.67%) Fintech
14 19 (0.64%) Management Information System
15 18 (0.61%) Credit Derivative
15 18 (0.61%) Cyberthreat
16 17 (0.57%) Wiki
17 16 (0.54%) Blog
17 16 (0.54%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 581 (19.58%) Linux
2 232 (7.82%) Unix
3 101 (3.40%) Windows
4 51 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (0.67%) Mac OS X
6 18 (0.61%) Android
7 16 (0.54%) Windows Server
8 14 (0.47%) Apple iOS
9 13 (0.44%) Ubuntu
10 9 (0.30%) CentOS
11 5 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (0.17%) Solaris
12 2 (0.067%) Mesosphere
12 2 (0.067%) VMS
13 1 (0.034%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.034%) OpenVMS
13 1 (0.034%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1937 (65.28%) Agile Software Development
2 1073 (36.16%) TDD
3 845 (28.48%) Scrum
4 651 (21.94%) Continuous Integration
5 592 (19.95%) MVC
6 432 (14.56%) BDD
7 422 (14.22%) Open Source
8 416 (14.02%) OO
9 403 (13.58%) Microservices
10 287 (9.67%) Kanban
11 285 (9.61%) Pair Programming
12 276 (9.30%) SOA
13 274 (9.23%) Software Engineering
14 247 (8.32%) E-Commerce
15 232 (7.82%) DevOps
16 229 (7.72%) Web Development
17 214 (7.21%) Multithreading
18 209 (7.04%) Unit Testing
19 171 (5.76%) SDLC
20 158 (5.33%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2889 (97.37%) Java
2 1076 (36.27%) JavaScript
3 788 (26.56%) SQL
4 418 (14.09%) Scala
5 203 (6.84%) PL/SQL
6 201 (6.77%) Groovy
7 196 (6.61%) Python
8 178 (6.00%) Ruby
9 120 (4.04%) C#
10 66 (2.22%) C++
10 66 (2.22%) Clojure
11 42 (1.42%) C
12 40 (1.35%) Perl
13 38 (1.28%) Shell Script
14 36 (1.21%) Bash Shell
15 32 (1.08%) PHP
16 29 (0.98%) T-SQL
17 27 (0.91%) ES6
18 20 (0.67%) VB
19 18 (0.61%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 192 (6.47%) Security Cleared
2 154 (5.19%) Degree
3 115 (3.88%) SC Cleared
4 35 (1.18%) DV Cleared
5 23 (0.78%) ISEB
5 23 (0.78%) ISTQB
6 20 (0.67%) Sun Certification
7 17 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
8 15 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
9 13 (0.44%) OCPJP
10 6 (0.20%) PhD
11 4 (0.13%) BC Cleared
12 3 (0.10%) CITP
13 2 (0.067%) OCMJD
14 1 (0.034%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 1 (0.034%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (3.47%) QA
2 19 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (0.17%) ISO20022
4 4 (0.13%) FATCA
4 4 (0.13%) SLA
5 3 (0.10%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.10%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.067%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.067%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.067%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.067%) ISO27005
6 2 (0.067%) WCAG
7 1 (0.034%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.034%) SDET
7 1 (0.034%) WAI
System Software
1 225 (7.58%) Docker
2 49 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
3 12 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.34%) Apache Flume
5 7 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 7 (0.24%) HDFS
6 6 (0.20%) Platform Symphony
7 3 (0.10%) Active Directory
7 3 (0.10%) LXC
7 3 (0.10%) NDS
7 3 (0.10%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 2 (0.067%) GridGain
8 2 (0.067%) iptables
8 2 (0.067%) Shibboleth
8 2 (0.067%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 2 (0.067%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.067%) vSphere
9 1 (0.034%) vCloud
9 1 (0.034%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 198 (6.67%) Puppet
2 45 (1.52%) Graphite
3 37 (1.25%) Kubernetes
3 37 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
4 33 (1.11%) Grafana
5 26 (0.88%) Ansible
6 15 (0.51%) BladeLogic
7 12 (0.40%) Control-M
8 11 (0.37%) Kibana
9 10 (0.34%) logstash
10 9 (0.30%) Consul
11 8 (0.27%) Tivoli
12 7 (0.24%) OpenAM
13 5 (0.17%) CloudHub
13 5 (0.17%) Oozie
13 5 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Management
13 5 (0.17%) yum
14 3 (0.10%) Mesos
14 3 (0.10%) Nagios
14 3 (0.10%) StatsD
Vendors
1 725 (24.44%) Oracle
2 168 (5.66%) Google
3 104 (3.51%) IBM
4 84 (2.83%) hybris
5 71 (2.39%) Adobe
6 63 (2.12%) Sybase
7 58 (1.95%) Red Hat
8 46 (1.55%) SAP
9 40 (1.35%) TIBCO
10 35 (1.18%) Atlassian
11 31 (1.04%) MuleSoft
12 29 (0.98%) webMethods
13 28 (0.94%) WSO2
14 23 (0.78%) VMware
15 21 (0.71%) Microsoft
15 21 (0.71%) Perforce
16 19 (0.64%) Murex
17 18 (0.61%) ATG
18 17 (0.57%) CyberSource
18 17 (0.57%) ION Trading
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