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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 30 53 52
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -1
Contract jobs citing Spring 29 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.63% 0.62% 2.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.26% 3.13% 7.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 1 12
Median daily rate £391 £475 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.68% +14.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £475 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £405
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +56.25%
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
168 128 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.79% 19.69% 26.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 74 116
Median daily rate £400 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Median hourly rate £42.06 £12.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+236.50% -69.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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
Hitchin - 4 £330 -
Rickmansworth - 4 £304 -
St Albans - 3 £525 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £525 -
Spring
East of England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 38 (95.00%) Java
2 30 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (47.50%) Scrum
4 18 (45.00%) Finance
5 17 (42.50%) Hibernate
6 16 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 16 (40.00%) BDD
7 15 (37.50%) JIRA
7 15 (37.50%) Selenium
7 15 (37.50%) TDD
7 15 (37.50%) JUnit
8 14 (35.00%) Kanban
9 13 (32.50%) RESTful
9 13 (32.50%) Confluence
9 13 (32.50%) Oracle
10 11 (27.50%) WebDriver
10 11 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (27.50%) SoapUI
10 11 (27.50%) Cucumber
10 11 (27.50%) Gherkin
10 11 (27.50%) ATDD
10 11 (27.50%) Non-Functional Testing
11 10 (25.00%) Web Services
11 10 (25.00%) Tomcat
11 10 (25.00%) E-Commerce
11 10 (25.00%) Retail
11 10 (25.00%) Maven
12 9 (22.50%) J2EE
12 9 (22.50%) Automation Testing
12 9 (22.50%) JBehave

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 13 (32.50%) Confluence
2 10 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (7.50%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.00%) Apache
6 1 (2.50%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.50%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
1 1 (2.50%) Intranet
1 1 (2.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.50%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.50%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 16 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (37.50%) JIRA
2 15 (37.50%) JUnit
2 15 (37.50%) Selenium
3 11 (27.50%) Cucumber
3 11 (27.50%) SoapUI
3 11 (27.50%) WebDriver
4 10 (25.00%) Maven
5 9 (22.50%) JBehave
6 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 8 (20.00%) JMeter
7 7 (17.50%) NUnit
8 6 (15.00%) FitNesse
8 6 (15.00%) TeamCity
9 5 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (12.50%) Robot Framework
10 4 (10.00%) Eclipse
11 3 (7.50%) Ant
11 3 (7.50%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (7.50%) Toad
General
1 18 (45.00%) Finance
2 10 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) Developer
1 25 (62.50%) Java Developer
2 8 (20.00%) Agile Developer
2 8 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Automation Tester
3 6 (15.00%) Tester
4 5 (12.50%) Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Hybris Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Java Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Hybris Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Sybase Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (42.50%) Hibernate
2 13 (32.50%) RESTful
3 11 (27.50%) Gherkin
4 10 (25.00%) Web Services
5 9 (22.50%) J2EE
6 6 (15.00%) Spring Boot
7 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 5 (12.50%) Dropwizard
8 4 (10.00%) HTML
9 3 (7.50%) JSF
9 3 (7.50%) SOAP
9 3 (7.50%) XSLT
10 2 (5.00%) Spring MVC
11 1 (2.50%) HTML5
11 1 (2.50%) JSP
11 1 (2.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (47.50%) Scrum
3 16 (40.00%) BDD
4 15 (37.50%) TDD
5 14 (35.00%) Kanban
6 11 (27.50%) ATDD
6 11 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (27.50%) Non-Functional Testing
7 10 (25.00%) E-Commerce
8 9 (22.50%) Automation Testing
8 9 (22.50%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (22.50%) Open Source
9 8 (20.00%) Functional Testing
9 8 (20.00%) Microservices
10 6 (15.00%) Test Automation
10 6 (15.00%) Test Scripting
11 5 (12.50%) Automated Testing
11 5 (12.50%) DevOps
11 5 (12.50%) Manual Testing
11 5 (12.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (95.00%) Java
2 6 (15.00%) SQL
3 5 (12.50%) Scala
4 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL
5 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SDET
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Oracle
2 8 (20.00%) Atlassian
3 7 (17.50%) hybris
4 3 (7.50%) Sybase
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