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 29 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 47 64 41
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -23
Contract jobs citing Spring 11 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.72% 1.06% 2.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.27% 4.27% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 14
Median daily rate £450 £390 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £350 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £460 £390
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 £117.50 £55.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+113.63% +54.92%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
133 211 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.85% 24.82% 26.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 116 105
Median daily rate £375 £363 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Median hourly rate - £20.94 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +39.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 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
Watford +2 5 £520 +48.57% 3
Borehamwood - 2 £450 -
Spring
East of England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Spring.

1 31 (96.88%) Java
2 24 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (65.63%) Hibernate
4 17 (53.13%) TDD
5 16 (50.00%) Web Services
6 15 (46.88%) E-Commerce
7 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
7 14 (43.75%) J2EE
8 12 (37.50%) SQL
9 10 (31.25%) Retail
10 9 (28.13%) Finance
10 9 (28.13%) XML
10 9 (28.13%) hybris
11 8 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (25.00%) REST
12 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (21.88%) SOAP
12 7 (21.88%) Oracle
13 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
13 6 (18.75%) DevOps
14 5 (15.63%) Continuous Delivery
14 5 (15.63%) NoSQL
14 5 (15.63%) JSON
14 5 (15.63%) Open Source
14 5 (15.63%) JSP
14 5 (15.63%) JBoss
14 5 (15.63%) SOLID
15 4 (12.50%) Apache
15 4 (12.50%) Struts
15 4 (12.50%) HTML

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 5 (15.63%) JBoss
2 4 (12.50%) Apache
3 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.13%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (9.38%) GitHub
4 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Network Security
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) NoSQL
2 4 (12.50%) Couchbase
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.13%) Hazelcast
4 1 (3.13%) MySQL
4 1 (3.13%) Redis
4 1 (3.13%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Maven
1 3 (9.38%) Subversion
2 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (6.25%) Toad
3 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (31.25%) Retail
2 9 (28.13%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Developer
2 24 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.75%) J2EE Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Agile Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Hybris Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Core Java Developer
6 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Java E-Commerce Developer
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Architect
7 2 (6.25%) Java Architect
7 2 (6.25%) Java Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Sybase Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Sybase Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) T-SQL Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (65.63%) Hibernate
2 16 (50.00%) Web Services
3 14 (43.75%) J2EE
4 9 (28.13%) XML
5 8 (25.00%) REST
6 7 (21.88%) SOAP
7 5 (15.63%) JSON
7 5 (15.63%) JSP
8 4 (12.50%) EJB
8 4 (12.50%) HTML
8 4 (12.50%) Struts
9 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
9 3 (9.38%) RESTful
9 3 (9.38%) Spring Boot
10 2 (6.25%) HTML5
10 2 (6.25%) JDBC
10 2 (6.25%) JPA
10 2 (6.25%) jQuery
10 2 (6.25%) JSF
10 2 (6.25%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) iPad
2 2 (6.25%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (53.13%) TDD
3 15 (46.88%) E-Commerce
4 6 (18.75%) DevOps
5 5 (15.63%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (15.63%) Open Source
5 5 (15.63%) SOLID
6 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 4 (12.50%) Microservices
7 3 (9.38%) BDD
7 3 (9.38%) Kanban
7 3 (9.38%) MVC
7 3 (9.38%) Scrum
7 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Web Development
8 2 (6.25%) B2C
8 2 (6.25%) CRM
8 2 (6.25%) ERP
8 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) Java
2 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 12 (37.50%) SQL
4 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.25%) PHP
5 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.25%) Scala
6 1 (3.13%) C
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) hybris
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle
3 4 (12.50%) ATG
3 4 (12.50%) Percussion
3 4 (12.50%) Sybase
4 2 (6.25%) Endeca
4 2 (6.25%) IBM
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft