The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
South East / Kent
Rank 34 42 40
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing Spring 9 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 3.28% 2.25% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.18% 6.06% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 0
Median daily rate £400 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £57.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +22.58%

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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
110 132 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 40.15% 37.18% 34.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 115 48
Median daily rate £338 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £318 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Spring across the Kent region.

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
Faversham - 2 £525 -
Spring
South East

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Kent region with a requirement for Spring.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Scrum
2 10 (90.91%) JUnit
2 10 (90.91%) JIRA
3 9 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (81.82%) UML
3 9 (81.82%) OO
3 9 (81.82%) Oracle
3 9 (81.82%) Middleware
4 8 (72.73%) Hibernate
5 7 (63.64%) Tomcat
5 7 (63.64%) Web Development
6 6 (54.55%) JPA
6 6 (54.55%) JSP
7 5 (45.45%) HTML
7 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
8 4 (36.36%) J2EE
8 4 (36.36%) MVC
8 4 (36.36%) Maven
8 4 (36.36%) TDD
8 4 (36.36%) Mockito
8 4 (36.36%) Spring MVC
8 4 (36.36%) jMock
8 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (27.27%) Build Automation
9 3 (27.27%) Subversion
9 3 (27.27%) OCPJP
10 2 (18.18%) CSS
11 1 (9.09%) PHP

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 7 (63.64%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) GlassFish
2 1 (9.09%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) JIRA
1 10 (90.91%) JUnit
2 4 (36.36%) jMock
2 4 (36.36%) Maven
2 4 (36.36%) Mockito
3 3 (27.27%) Subversion
4 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 1 (9.09%) IntelliJ
4 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 1 (9.09%) JIRA Agile
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
1 11 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Applications Developer
2 3 (27.27%) J2EE Applications Developer
2 3 (27.27%) J2EE Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Java Applications Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Lead Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (9.09%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) Middleware
2 8 (72.73%) Hibernate
3 6 (54.55%) JPA
3 6 (54.55%) JSP
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
5 4 (36.36%) J2EE
5 4 (36.36%) Spring MVC
6 2 (18.18%) CSS
7 1 (9.09%) Ajax
7 1 (9.09%) HTML5
7 1 (9.09%) jQuery
7 1 (9.09%) LESS
7 1 (9.09%) REST
7 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Scrum
3 9 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (81.82%) OO
3 9 (81.82%) UML
4 7 (63.64%) Web Development
5 4 (36.36%) MVC
5 4 (36.36%) TDD
6 3 (27.27%) Build Automation
7 1 (9.09%) ATDD
7 1 (9.09%) BDD
7 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
7 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) OCPJP
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle
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