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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 35 54 43
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Contract jobs citing Spring 28 14 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.70% 1.88% 4.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.07% 7.73% 14.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 7 28
Median daily rate £375 £390 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -0.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £350 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £400 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
164 181 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.69% 24.30% 27.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 87 161
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -6 6 £465 +19.23% 6
Rickmansworth +1 4 £304 -22.05%
Hitchin - 4 £330 - 2
St Albans - 1 £525 - 1
Spring
East of England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 40 (97.56%) Java
2 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (46.34%) Finance
3 19 (46.34%) Hibernate
4 17 (41.46%) Oracle
5 15 (36.59%) J2EE
5 15 (36.59%) TDD
6 13 (31.71%) Git (software)
6 13 (31.71%) E-Commerce
7 12 (29.27%) Scrum
7 12 (29.27%) Confluence
7 12 (29.27%) JIRA
8 11 (26.83%) Retail
8 11 (26.83%) Selenium
8 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (24.39%) RESTful
9 10 (24.39%) Maven
9 10 (24.39%) Web Services
9 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
9 10 (24.39%) JUnit
9 10 (24.39%) hybris
9 10 (24.39%) BDD
10 9 (21.95%) Jenkins
10 9 (21.95%) SQL
10 9 (21.95%) Tomcat
11 8 (19.51%) JMeter
11 8 (19.51%) Open Source
11 8 (19.51%) JBehave
11 8 (19.51%) WebDriver
11 8 (19.51%) Kanban

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 12 (29.27%) Confluence
2 9 (21.95%) Tomcat
3 5 (12.20%) Apache
3 5 (12.20%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (7.32%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.44%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.44%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.44%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Network Security
2 1 (2.44%) HTTP
2 1 (2.44%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) Intranet
2 1 (2.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (7.32%) Couchbase
3 3 (7.32%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.44%) Hazelcast
5 1 (2.44%) MySQL
5 1 (2.44%) Redis
5 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.44%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 13 (31.71%) Git (software)
2 12 (29.27%) JIRA
3 11 (26.83%) Selenium
4 10 (24.39%) JUnit
4 10 (24.39%) Maven
5 9 (21.95%) Jenkins
6 8 (19.51%) Cucumber
6 8 (19.51%) JBehave
6 8 (19.51%) JMeter
6 8 (19.51%) SoapUI
6 8 (19.51%) WebDriver
7 7 (17.07%) NUnit
8 6 (14.63%) FitNesse
8 6 (14.63%) TeamCity
9 5 (12.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (12.20%) Robot Framework
10 4 (9.76%) Eclipse
10 4 (9.76%) Subversion
11 3 (7.32%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (7.32%) Toad
General
1 19 (46.34%) Finance
2 11 (26.83%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 28 (68.29%) Developer
1 28 (68.29%) Java Developer
2 7 (17.07%) Hybris Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Automation Tester
3 6 (14.63%) Tester
4 5 (12.20%) J2EE Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Agile Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Java Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Tester
7 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Sybase Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (46.34%) Hibernate
2 15 (36.59%) J2EE
3 10 (24.39%) RESTful
3 10 (24.39%) Web Services
4 8 (19.51%) Gherkin
4 8 (19.51%) Spring Boot
5 6 (14.63%) AngularJS
6 5 (12.20%) Dropwizard
7 4 (9.76%) HTML
8 3 (7.32%) JSF
8 3 (7.32%) REST
8 3 (7.32%) SOAP
8 3 (7.32%) XSLT
9 2 (4.88%) JDBC
9 2 (4.88%) JMS
9 2 (4.88%) JPA
9 2 (4.88%) jQuery
9 2 (4.88%) JSP
9 2 (4.88%) Spring Web Flow
10 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.44%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (36.59%) TDD
3 13 (31.71%) E-Commerce
4 12 (29.27%) Scrum
5 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (24.39%) BDD
7 8 (19.51%) ATDD
7 8 (19.51%) Automation Testing
7 8 (19.51%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (19.51%) Functional Testing
7 8 (19.51%) Kanban
7 8 (19.51%) Non-Functional Testing
7 8 (19.51%) Open Source
8 6 (14.63%) Microservices
8 6 (14.63%) Test Scripting
9 5 (12.20%) Automated Testing
9 5 (12.20%) DevOps
9 5 (12.20%) Manual Testing
9 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
9 5 (12.20%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (97.56%) Java
2 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
3 9 (21.95%) SQL
4 5 (12.20%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.88%) PHP
7 1 (2.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SDET
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Oracle
2 10 (24.39%) hybris
3 7 (17.07%) Atlassian
4 3 (7.32%) Sybase
5 2 (4.88%) Endeca
5 2 (4.88%) IBM
5 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.44%) ATG
6 1 (2.44%) Percussion
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