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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
UK / England
Rank 73 84 116
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +32
Contract jobs citing Spring 1235 1181 897
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.98% 2.54% 1.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.64% 8.66% 7.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 865 848 629
Median daily rate £465 £450 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £55.00 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £55.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
- +18.27%

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
12817 13637 12804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.94% 29.30% 27.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8871 9472 8793
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 248 167
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +14.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.50 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £56.32 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 19 January 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
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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 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 +11 648 £500 - 166
South East +16 171 £469 +15.38% 60
Yorkshire +14 91 £430 -4.44% 28
South West +13 89 £413 +10.00% 36
North West +25 81 £400 - 27
East of England +21 70 £400 -11.11% 20
West Midlands +7 33 £450 +42.85% 13
East Midlands +13 31 £463 +12.18% 9
North East -37 16 £350 - 8
Spring
UK

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 2560 (94.71%) Java
2 1737 (64.26%) Agile Software Development
3 983 (36.37%) Hibernate
4 964 (35.66%) JavaScript
5 950 (35.15%) TDD
6 855 (31.63%) HTML
7 826 (30.56%) REST
8 807 (29.86%) Scrum
9 728 (26.93%) SQL
10 683 (25.27%) Web Services
11 668 (24.71%) Maven
12 664 (24.57%) CSS
13 640 (23.68%) Git (software)
14 635 (23.49%) Jenkins
15 609 (22.53%) J2EE
16 584 (21.61%) Oracle
16 584 (21.61%) JUnit
17 574 (21.24%) RESTful
18 547 (20.24%) MVC
19 533 (19.72%) XML
20 520 (19.24%) AngularJS
21 519 (19.20%) BDD
22 513 (18.98%) Finance
23 508 (18.79%) Linux
23 508 (18.79%) Continuous Integration
24 489 (18.09%) JSON
25 476 (17.61%) SOAP
26 461 (17.06%) HTML5
27 419 (15.50%) Microservices
28 416 (15.39%) 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
1 407 (15.06%) Tomcat
2 230 (8.51%) Confluence
3 225 (8.32%) JBoss
4 199 (7.36%) Apache
5 185 (6.84%) WebSphere
6 114 (4.22%) Elasticsearch
7 107 (3.96%) WebLogic
8 104 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 93 (3.44%) Apache Spark
10 78 (2.89%) CMS
11 75 (2.77%) Cloud Foundry
12 72 (2.66%) Mule
13 59 (2.18%) Apache Solr
14 54 (2.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 51 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
16 43 (1.59%) Mule ESB
17 38 (1.41%) nginx
18 35 (1.29%) Jetty
19 34 (1.26%) Alfresco
20 28 (1.04%) Liferay
Applications
1 25 (0.92%) MS Excel
2 11 (0.41%) MS Office
3 6 (0.22%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.18%) PaintShop Pro
4 5 (0.18%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.037%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 36 (1.33%) Oracle BPM
2 23 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 16 (0.59%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
4 4 (0.15%) SAP hybris
5 3 (0.11%) Magento
6 2 (0.074%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.074%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.074%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.074%) Summit
7 1 (0.037%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 1 (0.037%) Oracle SCM
7 1 (0.037%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 239 (8.84%) Amazon AWS
2 127 (4.70%) GitHub
3 68 (2.52%) PaaS
4 61 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 59 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
6 43 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
7 33 (1.22%) Amazon SQS
8 29 (1.07%) IaaS
9 27 (1.00%) Amazon S3
10 26 (0.96%) AWS CloudFormation
11 13 (0.48%) OpenShift
12 8 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
12 8 (0.30%) SaaS
13 6 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
14 5 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
14 5 (0.18%) CloudBees
14 5 (0.18%) Google App Engine
14 5 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 4 (0.15%) Bluemix
15 4 (0.15%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 127 (4.70%) HTTP
2 50 (1.85%) Internet
3 42 (1.55%) LDAP
4 18 (0.67%) AMQP
5 17 (0.63%) HTTPS
6 12 (0.44%) SSL
6 12 (0.44%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.26%) Firewall
7 7 (0.26%) FTP
7 7 (0.26%) Intranet
7 7 (0.26%) RTP
7 7 (0.26%) RTSP
8 6 (0.22%) SNMP
9 5 (0.18%) DVB
9 5 (0.18%) OpenVPN
9 5 (0.18%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.11%) Network Security
11 2 (0.074%) Asterisk PBX
11 2 (0.074%) OpenLDAP
11 2 (0.074%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 349 (12.91%) MongoDB
2 284 (10.51%) NoSQL
3 274 (10.14%) Relational Database
4 228 (8.44%) MySQL
5 205 (7.58%) PostgreSQL
6 154 (5.70%) Hadoop
7 142 (5.25%) Big Data
8 126 (4.66%) Oracle Database
9 105 (3.88%) SQL Server
10 97 (3.59%) Apache Cassandra
11 73 (2.70%) Redis
12 72 (2.66%) RDBMS
13 51 (1.89%) DB2
14 47 (1.74%) HBase
15 44 (1.63%) Apache Hive
16 40 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
17 30 (1.11%) Hazelcast
17 30 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
18 28 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
19 26 (0.96%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 668 (24.71%) Maven
2 640 (23.68%) Git (software)
3 635 (23.49%) Jenkins
4 584 (21.61%) JUnit
5 416 (15.39%) JIRA
6 324 (11.99%) Cucumber
7 269 (9.95%) Mockito
8 253 (9.36%) Subversion
9 243 (8.99%) Selenium
10 237 (8.77%) Gradle
11 172 (6.36%) Eclipse
12 143 (5.29%) Ant
13 119 (4.40%) IntelliJ
14 117 (4.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 98 (3.63%) TeamCity
16 88 (3.26%) Spock
17 85 (3.14%) SoapUI
18 73 (2.70%) WebDriver
19 59 (2.18%) Hudson
20 57 (2.11%) JMeter
General
1 513 (18.98%) Finance
2 354 (13.10%) Banking
3 109 (4.03%) Investment Banking
3 109 (4.03%) Retail
4 56 (2.07%) Publishing
5 53 (1.96%) Front Office
6 39 (1.44%) Telecoms
7 38 (1.41%) Games
8 35 (1.29%) Marketing
9 21 (0.78%) Electronics
9 21 (0.78%) Manufacturing
10 17 (0.63%) Law
11 15 (0.55%) Retail Banking
12 13 (0.48%) Financial Institution
13 12 (0.44%) Legal
14 10 (0.37%) Back Office
15 7 (0.26%) Advertising
16 5 (0.18%) German Language
16 5 (0.18%) Online Betting
17 4 (0.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2113 (78.17%) Developer
2 1736 (64.22%) Java Developer
3 384 (14.21%) Senior Developer
4 339 (12.54%) Senior Java Developer
5 249 (9.21%) Architect
6 245 (9.06%) Agile Developer
7 237 (8.77%) Agile Java Developer
8 123 (4.55%) Java Engineer
9 96 (3.55%) Software Engineer
10 92 (3.40%) Java Architect
11 84 (3.11%) Scala Developer
11 84 (3.11%) Solutions Architect
12 75 (2.77%) J2EE Developer
13 74 (2.74%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 74 (2.74%) JavaScript Developer
13 74 (2.74%) Lead Developer
14 73 (2.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 71 (2.63%) Senior Agile Developer
15 71 (2.63%) Senior Agile Java Developer
16 70 (2.59%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 983 (36.37%) Hibernate
2 855 (31.63%) HTML
3 826 (30.56%) REST
4 683 (25.27%) Web Services
5 664 (24.57%) CSS
6 609 (22.53%) J2EE
7 574 (21.24%) RESTful
8 533 (19.72%) XML
9 520 (19.24%) AngularJS
10 489 (18.09%) JSON
11 476 (17.61%) SOAP
12 461 (17.06%) HTML5
13 413 (15.28%) Spring MVC
14 355 (13.13%) jQuery
15 348 (12.87%) Spring Boot
16 339 (12.54%) Java EE
17 285 (10.54%) CSS3
18 276 (10.21%) JMS
19 241 (8.92%) JSP
20 240 (8.88%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 142 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
2 87 (3.22%) Computer Science
3 85 (3.14%) User Experience
4 79 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
5 56 (2.07%) Data Structures
6 47 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 38 (1.41%) Algorithms
7 38 (1.41%) Mobile App
8 37 (1.37%) Derivative
9 34 (1.26%) Fixed Income
10 32 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
11 30 (1.11%) Virtual Team
12 29 (1.07%) Economics
13 28 (1.04%) iPad
13 28 (1.04%) Social Media
14 25 (0.92%) Fintech
15 23 (0.85%) Equities
16 15 (0.55%) Mathematics
16 15 (0.55%) N-Tier
17 14 (0.52%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 508 (18.79%) Linux
2 248 (9.17%) Unix
3 89 (3.29%) Windows
4 36 (1.33%) Android
5 29 (1.07%) Apple iOS
6 27 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (0.92%) Mac OS X
8 13 (0.48%) Solaris
9 9 (0.33%) Windows Server
10 8 (0.30%) Ubuntu
11 7 (0.26%) CentOS
12 6 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
13 5 (0.18%) HPUX
14 2 (0.074%) AIX
14 2 (0.074%) Debian
14 2 (0.074%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.037%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.037%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1737 (64.26%) Agile Software Development
2 950 (35.15%) TDD
3 807 (29.86%) Scrum
4 547 (20.24%) MVC
5 519 (19.20%) BDD
6 508 (18.79%) Continuous Integration
7 419 (15.50%) Microservices
8 386 (14.28%) OO
9 320 (11.84%) Open Source
10 283 (10.47%) Software Engineering
11 276 (10.21%) Kanban
12 275 (10.17%) Pair Programming
13 255 (9.43%) E-Commerce
14 253 (9.36%) DevOps
15 236 (8.73%) Unit Testing
16 229 (8.47%) SOA
17 181 (6.70%) Web Development
18 168 (6.22%) Continuous Delivery
19 157 (5.81%) SDLC
20 150 (5.55%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 2560 (94.71%) Java
2 964 (35.66%) JavaScript
3 728 (26.93%) SQL
4 313 (11.58%) Scala
5 209 (7.73%) Python
6 162 (5.99%) Ruby
7 135 (4.99%) Groovy
8 131 (4.85%) PL/SQL
9 108 (4.00%) C#
10 98 (3.63%) Shell Script
11 52 (1.92%) XPath
12 48 (1.78%) Bash Shell
13 45 (1.66%) PHP
14 43 (1.59%) Korn
15 42 (1.55%) Clojure
16 38 (1.41%) C++
17 35 (1.29%) Perl
18 30 (1.11%) C
19 19 (0.70%) ActionScript
20 16 (0.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 205 (7.58%) Security Cleared
2 144 (5.33%) SC Cleared
3 143 (5.29%) Degree
4 39 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
5 31 (1.15%) DV Cleared
6 24 (0.89%) Sun Certification
7 22 (0.81%) ISEB
7 22 (0.81%) ISTQB
8 13 (0.48%) BC Cleared
9 6 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.11%) OCMJD
10 3 (0.11%) OCPJP
10 3 (0.11%) OCPJWCD
11 2 (0.074%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.037%) AWS Certification
12 1 (0.037%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (3.66%) QA
2 25 (0.92%) FATCA
3 21 (0.78%) SDET
4 17 (0.63%) MiFID
5 16 (0.59%) SLA
6 14 (0.52%) Dodd-Frank
6 14 (0.52%) EMIR
7 13 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
7 13 (0.48%) PCI DSS
8 8 (0.30%) WCAG
9 7 (0.26%) Data Quality
9 7 (0.26%) WAI
10 3 (0.11%) PA-DSS
11 2 (0.074%) HL7
11 2 (0.074%) ISO 14001
11 2 (0.074%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.037%) SEPA
System Software
1 237 (8.77%) Docker
2 24 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
3 21 (0.78%) Apache Flume
4 9 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.30%) LXC
6 7 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (0.22%) Active Directory
7 6 (0.22%) HDFS
8 4 (0.15%) vSphere
9 3 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.11%) NDS
9 3 (0.11%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 3 (0.11%) Shibboleth
10 2 (0.074%) Varnish
10 2 (0.074%) vCloud
11 1 (0.037%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 142 (5.25%) Puppet
2 85 (3.14%) Opscode Chef
3 61 (2.26%) Ansible
4 37 (1.37%) Kubernetes
5 12 (0.44%) Hadoop YARN
6 11 (0.41%) Kibana
7 8 (0.30%) Nagios
8 6 (0.22%) Capistrano
8 6 (0.22%) CloudHub
9 5 (0.18%) Grafana
9 5 (0.18%) OpenAM
9 5 (0.18%) Terraform
9 5 (0.18%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.15%) logstash
10 4 (0.15%) Oracle Identity Management
11 3 (0.11%) Control-M
12 2 (0.074%) OpenIDM
12 2 (0.074%) OpenSSO
12 2 (0.074%) Salt
12 2 (0.074%) Sun Identity Manager
Vendors
1 584 (21.61%) Oracle
2 141 (5.22%) hybris
3 116 (4.29%) MuleSoft
4 98 (3.63%) IBM
5 96 (3.55%) Google
6 79 (2.92%) Adobe
7 57 (2.11%) New Relic
8 56 (2.07%) ATG
9 48 (1.78%) Solace
10 47 (1.74%) Sybase
11 46 (1.70%) Atlassian
12 44 (1.63%) Splunk
13 41 (1.52%) Perforce
14 34 (1.26%) VMware
15 33 (1.22%) Red Hat
16 31 (1.15%) SAP
17 28 (1.04%) AppDynamics
18 26 (0.96%) Microsoft
19 24 (0.89%) TIBCO
20 22 (0.81%) Hortonworks
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