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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 62 124 96
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -28
Contract jobs citing Spring 1525 908 1035
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.09% 1.78% 2.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.96% 6.53% 7.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1149 654 715
Median daily rate £463 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 4
Median hourly rate £50.75 £55.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.72% +54.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.51 £35.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £55.00 £38.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.75 £55.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-7.72% +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
13920 13898 13383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.25% 27.32% 27.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9981 9294 9008
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 193 169
Median hourly rate £32.20 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £49.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +30 686 £518 +11.89% 197
South East +109 296 £450 +12.50% 39
Yorkshire +81 172 £438 +9.37% 35
West Midlands +61 114 £442 +35.84% 9
North West +22 96 £400 -0.06% 34
South West +18 77 £375 - 40
East of England +11 43 £450 +20.00% 23
East Midlands 0 24 £350 -6.66% 4
North East -55 15 £380 -1.29% 6
Midlands - 3 £550 -
Spring
UK

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 2768 (97.95%) Java
2 1852 (65.53%) Agile Software Development
3 1119 (39.60%) Hibernate
4 1115 (39.46%) TDD
5 991 (35.07%) JavaScript
6 888 (31.42%) HTML
7 868 (30.71%) Scrum
8 771 (27.28%) Web Services
9 755 (26.72%) CSS
10 750 (26.54%) REST
11 690 (24.42%) Oracle
12 685 (24.24%) Maven
13 655 (23.18%) Continuous Integration
14 650 (23.00%) J2EE
15 637 (22.54%) JUnit
15 637 (22.54%) SQL
16 599 (21.20%) Git (software)
17 586 (20.74%) Jenkins
18 542 (19.18%) MVC
19 541 (19.14%) RESTful
20 530 (18.75%) XML
21 508 (17.98%) Linux
22 493 (17.45%) BDD
23 491 (17.37%) AngularJS
24 478 (16.91%) Finance
25 440 (15.57%) JSON
26 427 (15.11%) HTML5
26 427 (15.11%) Tomcat
27 420 (14.86%) OO
28 394 (13.94%) Spring MVC

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
1 427 (15.11%) Tomcat
2 242 (8.56%) Apache
3 235 (8.32%) Node.js
4 222 (7.86%) JBoss
5 164 (5.80%) WebLogic
6 161 (5.70%) Confluence
7 140 (4.95%) WebSphere
8 108 (3.82%) Jetty
9 72 (2.55%) Oracle Coherence
10 67 (2.37%) CMS
10 67 (2.37%) Elasticsearch
11 64 (2.26%) nginx
12 60 (2.12%) Mule
13 49 (1.73%) Apache Solr
14 47 (1.66%) WebSphere Application Server
15 39 (1.38%) GlassFish
16 33 (1.17%) Apache Spark
17 29 (1.03%) IIS
17 29 (1.03%) Liferay
18 28 (0.99%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 14 (0.50%) MS Visio
2 11 (0.39%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.071%) MS Office
4 1 (0.035%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.035%) PaintShop Pro
4 1 (0.035%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 38 (1.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (0.60%) Payment Gateway
3 9 (0.32%) ION MarketView
4 6 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
5 4 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.11%) Global One
6 3 (0.11%) Magento
7 2 (0.071%) BigMachines
7 2 (0.071%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.071%) Exchequer
8 1 (0.035%) Endur
8 1 (0.035%) Murex MxG2000
8 1 (0.035%) RMDS
8 1 (0.035%) SAP hybris
8 1 (0.035%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 168 (5.94%) Amazon AWS
2 85 (3.01%) GitHub
3 37 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
4 34 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 27 (0.96%) Google Analytics
6 21 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
7 17 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
7 17 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
8 16 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
9 15 (0.53%) Google App Engine
9 15 (0.53%) SaaS
10 13 (0.46%) PaaS
11 12 (0.42%) Amazon S3
11 12 (0.42%) Heroku
12 10 (0.35%) Adobe Analytics
12 10 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 9 (0.32%) Google Tag Manager
14 8 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 6 (0.21%) Bluemix
16 4 (0.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 248 (8.78%) HTTP
2 59 (2.09%) TCP/IP
3 42 (1.49%) Internet
4 21 (0.74%) LDAP
5 20 (0.71%) Network Security
6 19 (0.67%) SSL
7 15 (0.53%) AMQP
7 15 (0.53%) SNMP
8 9 (0.32%) HTTPS
8 9 (0.32%) Intranet
9 6 (0.21%) DVB
10 5 (0.18%) Firewall
11 2 (0.071%) DNS
11 2 (0.071%) DSL
12 1 (0.035%) Broadband
12 1 (0.035%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (0.035%) Reverse Proxy
12 1 (0.035%) SAN
12 1 (0.035%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 356 (12.60%) MongoDB
2 349 (12.35%) NoSQL
3 261 (9.24%) MySQL
4 229 (8.10%) Relational Database
5 165 (5.84%) Oracle Database
6 160 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
7 159 (5.63%) Apache Cassandra
8 142 (5.02%) SQL Server
9 105 (3.72%) Hadoop
10 73 (2.58%) Big Data
11 72 (2.55%) Neo4j
12 62 (2.19%) RDBMS
13 60 (2.12%) Apache Hive
14 36 (1.27%) CouchDB
14 36 (1.27%) Hazelcast
14 36 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
15 32 (1.13%) DB2
16 31 (1.10%) HBase
16 31 (1.10%) Impala
17 30 (1.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 685 (24.24%) Maven
2 637 (22.54%) JUnit
3 599 (21.20%) Git (software)
4 586 (20.74%) Jenkins
5 372 (13.16%) JIRA
6 371 (13.13%) Subversion
7 300 (10.62%) Cucumber
8 235 (8.32%) Mockito
9 212 (7.50%) Selenium
10 182 (6.44%) Gradle
11 163 (5.77%) Eclipse
12 129 (4.56%) Ant
13 121 (4.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 90 (3.18%) Hudson
15 77 (2.72%) SoapUI
15 77 (2.72%) TeamCity
16 66 (2.34%) JMeter
17 49 (1.73%) IntelliJ
18 45 (1.59%) Artifactory
19 44 (1.56%) jMock
General
1 478 (16.91%) Finance
2 313 (11.08%) Banking
3 130 (4.60%) Retail
4 113 (4.00%) Investment Banking
5 101 (3.57%) Front Office
6 80 (2.83%) Marketing
7 64 (2.26%) Telecoms
8 42 (1.49%) Electronics
9 40 (1.42%) Manufacturing
10 39 (1.38%) Publishing
11 31 (1.10%) Games
12 18 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
13 15 (0.53%) Financial Institution
14 13 (0.46%) Retail Banking
15 12 (0.42%) Aerospace
16 11 (0.39%) Automotive
17 9 (0.32%) Back Office
18 8 (0.28%) Legal
19 7 (0.25%) Wholesale Banking
20 5 (0.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2326 (82.31%) Developer
2 1954 (69.14%) Java Developer
3 505 (17.87%) Senior Developer
4 461 (16.31%) Senior Java Developer
5 314 (11.11%) Agile Developer
6 297 (10.51%) Agile Java Developer
7 242 (8.56%) Architect
8 154 (5.45%) Scala Developer
9 140 (4.95%) Java Architect
10 128 (4.53%) Lead Developer
11 121 (4.28%) JavaScript Developer
12 105 (3.72%) Java Engineer
13 102 (3.61%) Java Scala Developer
14 98 (3.47%) J2EE Developer
15 94 (3.33%) Software Engineer
16 92 (3.26%) Angular Developer
16 92 (3.26%) Full Stack Developer
17 91 (3.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
18 88 (3.11%) Software Developer
19 84 (2.97%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1119 (39.60%) Hibernate
2 888 (31.42%) HTML
3 771 (27.28%) Web Services
4 755 (26.72%) CSS
5 750 (26.54%) REST
6 650 (23.00%) J2EE
7 541 (19.14%) RESTful
8 530 (18.75%) XML
9 491 (17.37%) AngularJS
10 440 (15.57%) JSON
11 427 (15.11%) HTML5
12 394 (13.94%) Spring MVC
13 381 (13.48%) SOAP
14 286 (10.12%) jQuery
15 274 (9.70%) JSP
16 271 (9.59%) CSS3
17 252 (8.92%) JMS
18 246 (8.70%) JPA
19 244 (8.63%) Java EE
20 242 (8.56%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 93 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
2 88 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
3 78 (2.76%) User Experience
4 74 (2.62%) Derivative
5 70 (2.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 68 (2.41%) Computer Science
7 43 (1.52%) Mobile App
8 39 (1.38%) Fixed Income
9 30 (1.06%) iPad
10 26 (0.92%) Social Media
11 22 (0.78%) Management Information System
12 20 (0.71%) Equities
13 19 (0.67%) Credit Derivative
13 19 (0.67%) Wiki
14 17 (0.60%) Grid Computing
14 17 (0.60%) N-Tier
15 16 (0.57%) Data Structures
16 15 (0.53%) Cyberthreat
16 15 (0.53%) Fintech
16 15 (0.53%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 508 (17.98%) Linux
2 222 (7.86%) Unix
3 96 (3.40%) Windows
4 35 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (0.74%) Windows Server
6 16 (0.57%) Ubuntu
7 15 (0.53%) Android
7 15 (0.53%) Mac OS X
8 14 (0.50%) CentOS
9 11 (0.39%) Apple iOS
10 9 (0.32%) Solaris
11 3 (0.11%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.071%) AIX
12 2 (0.071%) Mesosphere
12 2 (0.071%) VMS
12 2 (0.071%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.071%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.035%) OpenVMS
13 1 (0.035%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1852 (65.53%) Agile Software Development
2 1115 (39.46%) TDD
3 868 (30.71%) Scrum
4 655 (23.18%) Continuous Integration
5 542 (19.18%) MVC
6 493 (17.45%) BDD
7 420 (14.86%) OO
8 387 (13.69%) Open Source
9 333 (11.78%) Microservices
10 326 (11.54%) Pair Programming
11 292 (10.33%) Kanban
12 257 (9.09%) Software Engineering
13 256 (9.06%) Multithreading
14 236 (8.35%) SOA
14 236 (8.35%) Unit Testing
15 229 (8.10%) E-Commerce
16 212 (7.50%) DevOps
17 205 (7.25%) Web Development
18 191 (6.76%) SDLC
19 170 (6.02%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2768 (97.95%) Java
2 991 (35.07%) JavaScript
3 637 (22.54%) SQL
4 374 (13.23%) Scala
5 216 (7.64%) Python
6 195 (6.90%) Ruby
7 188 (6.65%) PL/SQL
8 176 (6.23%) Groovy
9 122 (4.32%) C#
10 61 (2.16%) C++
10 61 (2.16%) PHP
11 51 (1.80%) Clojure
12 40 (1.42%) Perl
13 35 (1.24%) C
14 34 (1.20%) Bash Shell
15 31 (1.10%) Shell Script
16 19 (0.67%) XPath
17 18 (0.64%) ECMAScript
17 18 (0.64%) ES6
18 17 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 197 (6.97%) Security Cleared
2 147 (5.20%) Degree
3 105 (3.72%) SC Cleared
4 36 (1.27%) DV Cleared
5 25 (0.88%) Sun Certification
6 19 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
7 16 (0.57%) ISEB
7 16 (0.57%) ISTQB
8 8 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
9 7 (0.25%) OCPJP
10 6 (0.21%) PhD
11 5 (0.18%) BC Cleared
12 2 (0.071%) CITP
12 2 (0.071%) OCMJD
13 1 (0.035%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.035%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (3.33%) QA
2 12 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
3 10 (0.35%) PCI DSS
3 10 (0.35%) SLA
4 2 (0.071%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.071%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.071%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.071%) ISO20022
4 2 (0.071%) ISO27005
4 2 (0.071%) WCAG
5 1 (0.035%) FATCA
5 1 (0.035%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.035%) MiFID
5 1 (0.035%) WAI
System Software
1 195 (6.90%) Docker
2 14 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.28%) HDFS
4 4 (0.14%) Apache Flume
4 4 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.11%) LXC
6 2 (0.071%) GridGain
6 2 (0.071%) iptables
6 2 (0.071%) Platform Symphony
7 1 (0.035%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.035%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 1 (0.035%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.035%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 149 (5.27%) Puppet
2 47 (1.66%) Graphite
3 26 (0.92%) Kubernetes
3 26 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (0.78%) Grafana
5 9 (0.32%) Oozie
6 8 (0.28%) Ansible
6 8 (0.28%) BladeLogic
7 7 (0.25%) Tivoli
8 5 (0.18%) Control-M
8 5 (0.18%) logstash
8 5 (0.18%) Nagios
9 4 (0.14%) CloudHub
9 4 (0.14%) Kibana
9 4 (0.14%) yum
10 3 (0.11%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 3 (0.11%) Ganglia
10 3 (0.11%) MOM
11 2 (0.071%) Cacti
11 2 (0.071%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 690 (24.42%) Oracle
2 148 (5.24%) Google
3 90 (3.18%) hybris
4 85 (3.01%) IBM
5 61 (2.16%) Red Hat
6 57 (2.02%) Sybase
7 49 (1.73%) Adobe
8 41 (1.45%) SAP
9 37 (1.31%) TIBCO
10 34 (1.20%) Atlassian
11 29 (1.03%) Microsoft
12 23 (0.81%) ATG
13 21 (0.74%) VMware
13 21 (0.74%) webMethods
14 20 (0.71%) ION Trading
15 19 (0.67%) WSO2
16 17 (0.60%) Bloomberg
16 17 (0.60%) CyberSource
16 17 (0.60%) DataSynapse
17 16 (0.57%) New Relic
London
Tiro Partners
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Computer People
Rate: £350.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £425 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer People
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £500 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £340 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £475 - £525 per day +
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £475 - £525 per day +
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Rate: £325 - £355 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £425 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Computer People
Rate: £475.00 - £525.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Flexible, competitive rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: ££ competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Next Ventures Ltd
Rate: Unspecified £Competitive (market rates)
Posted: 5 days ago