The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 36 53 41
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Contract jobs citing Spring 19 3 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.23% 0.51% 3.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.42% 2.27% 11.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 14
Median daily rate £525 £475 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +18.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £377
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
153 132 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.02% 22.49% 27.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 76 108
Median daily rate £375 £394 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +7.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Median hourly rate £42.06 £37.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.16% +5.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.13 £37.50 £20.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 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
Rickmansworth - 3 £291 -
St Albans - 3 £525 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £525 - 1
Watford +1 1 - - 2
Spring
East of England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Spring.

1 47 (95.92%) Java
2 37 (75.51%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (48.98%) TDD
4 23 (46.94%) Hibernate
5 22 (44.90%) Scrum
6 20 (40.82%) BDD
7 19 (38.78%) Git (software)
7 19 (38.78%) RESTful
8 18 (36.73%) JIRA
8 18 (36.73%) Selenium
8 18 (36.73%) Finance
8 18 (36.73%) JUnit
9 17 (34.69%) Kanban
10 16 (32.65%) Confluence
11 14 (28.57%) WebDriver
11 14 (28.57%) Open Source
11 14 (28.57%) SoapUI
11 14 (28.57%) Cucumber
11 14 (28.57%) Gherkin
11 14 (28.57%) ATDD
11 14 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
12 13 (26.53%) Microservices
12 13 (26.53%) Maven
12 13 (26.53%) Non-Functional Testing
12 13 (26.53%) Oracle
12 13 (26.53%) Tomcat
13 12 (24.49%) E-Commerce
13 12 (24.49%) Web Services
13 12 (24.49%) Automation Testing

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 16 (32.65%) Confluence
2 13 (26.53%) Tomcat
3 5 (10.20%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (6.12%) Apache
4 3 (6.12%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.04%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) HTTP
1 1 (2.04%) Internet
1 1 (2.04%) Intranet
1 1 (2.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.08%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.04%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (38.78%) Git (software)
2 18 (36.73%) JIRA
2 18 (36.73%) JUnit
2 18 (36.73%) Selenium
3 14 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 14 (28.57%) SoapUI
3 14 (28.57%) WebDriver
4 13 (26.53%) Maven
5 12 (24.49%) JBehave
6 10 (20.41%) Jenkins
7 8 (16.33%) JMeter
7 8 (16.33%) TeamCity
8 7 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (14.29%) NUnit
9 6 (12.24%) FitNesse
10 5 (10.20%) Robot Framework
11 4 (8.16%) Eclipse
11 4 (8.16%) Mockito
11 4 (8.16%) Moq
12 3 (6.12%) Toad
General
1 18 (36.73%) Finance
2 10 (20.41%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 29 (59.18%) Developer
1 29 (59.18%) Java Developer
2 11 (22.45%) Agile Developer
2 11 (22.45%) Agile Java Developer
3 9 (18.37%) Automation Tester
3 9 (18.37%) Tester
4 7 (14.29%) Architect
5 4 (8.16%) Hybris Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Agile Tester
6 3 (6.12%) Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Hybris Architect
6 3 (6.12%) Java Automation Tester
6 3 (6.12%) Java Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 3 (6.12%) Selenium Tester
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Automation Tester
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Tester
6 3 (6.12%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.12%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.94%) Hibernate
2 19 (38.78%) RESTful
3 14 (28.57%) Gherkin
4 12 (24.49%) Web Services
5 10 (20.41%) J2EE
6 8 (16.33%) Spring Boot
7 6 (12.24%) AngularJS
8 5 (10.20%) Dropwizard
9 4 (8.16%) HTML
9 4 (8.16%) REST
10 3 (6.12%) JSF
10 3 (6.12%) SOAP
10 3 (6.12%) XSLT
11 2 (4.08%) JSON
11 2 (4.08%) JSP
11 2 (4.08%) Spring MVC
11 2 (4.08%) XML
12 1 (2.04%) .NET
12 1 (2.04%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Unix
2 2 (4.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (75.51%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (48.98%) TDD
3 22 (44.90%) Scrum
4 20 (40.82%) BDD
5 17 (34.69%) Kanban
6 14 (28.57%) ATDD
6 14 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
6 14 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (28.57%) Open Source
7 13 (26.53%) Microservices
7 13 (26.53%) Non-Functional Testing
8 12 (24.49%) Automation Testing
8 12 (24.49%) E-Commerce
9 9 (18.37%) DevOps
9 9 (18.37%) Test Automation
10 8 (16.33%) Functional Testing
10 8 (16.33%) Software Testing
11 6 (12.24%) High Availability
11 6 (12.24%) Test Scripting
11 6 (12.24%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 47 (95.92%) Java
2 6 (12.24%) SQL
3 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.20%) Scala
4 3 (6.12%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.04%) C
6 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
1 4 (8.16%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) Oracle
2 11 (22.45%) Atlassian
3 7 (14.29%) hybris
4 3 (6.12%) Sybase
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