The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 52 55 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -31
Contract jobs citing Spring 3 4 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.68% 0.62% 6.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.11% 2.56% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 22
Median daily rate £525 £463 £454
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% +1.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £370
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +28.57%
Spring
East of England

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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
73 156 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 16.52% 24.07% 32.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 98 87
Median daily rate £350 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £583 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £367 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 17
Median hourly rate £32.00 £36.67 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.73% +22.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £29.25 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.53 £41.30 £40.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Harlow - 1 £525 -
Spring
East of England

Spring
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Essex region with a requirement for Spring.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) SOAP
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) SOAP
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript