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 28 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 23 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Spring 11 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.60% 2.24% 2.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% 9.62% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 5
Median daily rate £600 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +28.57%
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 Liverpool region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
77 52 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 32.22% 23.32% 19.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 45 24
Median daily rate £368 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Spring.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) Oracle
2 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) TDD
2 11 (78.57%) Scrum
3 10 (71.43%) BDD
4 9 (64.29%) HTML
4 9 (64.29%) CSS
4 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
5 8 (57.14%) SQL
6 7 (50.00%) MySQL
6 7 (50.00%) MongoDB
6 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
6 7 (50.00%) Open Source
6 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 7 (50.00%) RESTful
6 7 (50.00%) Kanban
6 7 (50.00%) Microservices
6 7 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (50.00%) Spring Boot
6 7 (50.00%) API Design
6 7 (50.00%) Front End Development
7 6 (42.86%) VMware
7 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (42.86%) DevOps
7 6 (42.86%) Coaching
7 6 (42.86%) .NET
7 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management

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 (14.29%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (50.00%) MySQL
1 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.14%) DB2
2 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.14%) JUnit
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Principal Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Agile .NET Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Java Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Principal .NET Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Principal Java Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Java Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Java Mobile Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Java WebSphere Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Applications Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Senior Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) CSS
1 9 (64.29%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) RESTful
2 7 (50.00%) Spring Boot
3 6 (42.86%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) J2EE
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
6 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 2 (14.29%) EJB
6 2 (14.29%) EJB 3.0
6 2 (14.29%) jQuery
7 1 (7.14%) J2SE
7 1 (7.14%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (78.57%) Scrum
1 11 (78.57%) TDD
2 10 (71.43%) BDD
3 7 (50.00%) API Design
3 7 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 7 (50.00%) Kanban
3 7 (50.00%) Microservices
3 7 (50.00%) Open Source
4 6 (42.86%) Coaching
4 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (42.86%) DevOps
5 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
5 3 (21.43%) Pair Programming
6 1 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) OOD
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Sybase