The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 27 32 19
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Contract jobs citing Spring 3 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.52% 1.05% 3.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.35% 3.90% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £338 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -
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
Merseyside

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 Liverpool region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
69 77 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 35.03% 26.83% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 40 27
Median daily rate £370 £428 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.45% +22.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.10 -
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 Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool 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 Liverpool

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 5 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Spring.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) EJB
4 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Music Industry
4 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) Kanban
4 2 (40.00%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (20.00%) BDD
5 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) DevOps
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Front Office
5 1 (20.00%) RDBMS

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Music Industry
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java WebSphere Developer
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) EJB
2 2 (40.00%) EJB 3.0
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) J2SE
3 1 (20.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Kanban
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OOD
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Sybase