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 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank - 46 57
Contract jobs citing Spring 0 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 2.99% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 8.33% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 5
Median daily rate - £425 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.86%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.00 £47.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+21.27% +34.28%
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
126 192 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 29.23% 35.89% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 99 85
Median daily rate £350 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +19.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £270 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 10
Median hourly rate £30.50 £38.00 £35.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.73% +6.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £35.60 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.85 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 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 Essex region with a requirement for Spring.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) REST
1 6 (100.00%) JAX-RS
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) C++
3 4 (66.67%) XHTML
3 4 (66.67%) CRM
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Ant
3 4 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (66.67%) WebLogic
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) SOAP
3 4 (66.67%) Struts
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Solaris
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) JBoss
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Legal
3 4 (66.67%) Eclipse
3 4 (66.67%) B2C
3 4 (66.67%) SAML
3 4 (66.67%) WebLogic Portal
3 4 (66.67%) User Stories

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) GlassFish
1 4 (66.67%) JBoss
1 4 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 4 (66.67%) WebLogic Portal
1 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 4 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Neo4j
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Ant
1 4 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 4 (66.67%) Maven
1 4 (66.67%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (66.67%) Legal
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (66.67%) C++ Developer
2 4 (66.67%) C++/Java Developer
2 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL Developer
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Agile Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) JAX-RS
1 6 (100.00%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) Ajax
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) EclipseLink
3 4 (66.67%) Ext JS
3 4 (66.67%) Java SE
3 4 (66.67%) JAX-WS
3 4 (66.67%) JPA
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) JSR 170
3 4 (66.67%) SAML
3 4 (66.67%) SOAP
3 4 (66.67%) Spring MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Struts
3 4 (66.67%) TopLink
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) XHTML
3 4 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (66.67%) Clustering
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 4 (66.67%) Replication
1 4 (66.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Solaris
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) B2C
1 4 (66.67%) CRM
1 4 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (66.67%) Information Management
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
1 4 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) Scala