The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 86 91 82
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Contract jobs citing Spring 634 548 616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.86% 2.32% 2.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.69% 7.39% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 403 470
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £336 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £187.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £117.50 £55.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+113.63% +54.92%
Spring
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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7297 7413 7221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 32.94% 31.42% 31.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5505 5411 5164
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 52 40
Median hourly rate £45.00 £24.23 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.72% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £62.50 £51.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in London

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the London region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in London

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in London

Spring
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the London region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
City of London +12 93 £500 - 37
Croydon -8 17 £448 +15.48% 6
Bromley 0 8 £450 +12.50% 3
Westminster - 5 £388 -
Canary Wharf +5 3 £470 +1.90%
Clapham - 3 £450 -
Docklands, London +9 2 £450 -13.04%
Feltham - 2 £370 -
Twickenham - 2 £500 -
Hammersmith +2 1 £425 +19.29% 1
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 London region with a requirement for Spring.

1 1349 (97.12%) Java
2 896 (64.51%) Agile Software Development
3 556 (40.03%) TDD
4 532 (38.30%) Hibernate
5 486 (34.99%) JavaScript
6 468 (33.69%) REST
7 457 (32.90%) Scrum
8 428 (30.81%) HTML
9 391 (28.15%) Web Services
10 367 (26.42%) SQL
11 354 (25.49%) Maven
12 351 (25.27%) Oracle
13 346 (24.91%) CSS
14 341 (24.55%) Finance
15 323 (23.25%) J2EE
16 316 (22.75%) Git (software)
17 314 (22.61%) AngularJS
18 283 (20.37%) MVC
19 278 (20.01%) Continuous Integration
20 276 (19.87%) JUnit
21 273 (19.65%) OO
22 269 (19.37%) Banking
23 261 (18.79%) XML
24 259 (18.65%) Jenkins
25 254 (18.29%) Linux
26 253 (18.21%) BDD
27 233 (16.77%) Spring MVC
28 229 (16.49%) HTML5
29 227 (16.34%) RESTful
30 222 (15.98%) Tomcat

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 222 (15.98%) Tomcat
2 111 (7.99%) Apache
3 95 (6.84%) WebLogic
4 82 (5.90%) JBoss
5 79 (5.69%) Jetty
6 76 (5.47%) WebSphere
7 58 (4.18%) nginx
8 54 (3.89%) Elasticsearch
9 52 (3.74%) CMS
10 49 (3.53%) Mule
11 44 (3.17%) Oracle Coherence
12 39 (2.81%) Apache Spark
13 37 (2.66%) Confluence
14 35 (2.52%) Apache Solr
15 34 (2.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 24 (1.73%) WebSphere Application Server
17 19 (1.37%) GlassFish
18 18 (1.30%) Apache TomEE
18 18 (1.30%) Mule ESB
19 14 (1.01%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 5 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (0.29%) PaintShop Pro
2 4 (0.29%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.14%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.072%) MS Office
4 1 (0.072%) MS Project
4 1 (0.072%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 22 (1.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (0.94%) Payment Gateway
3 8 (0.58%) ION MarketView
4 5 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.22%) Global One
6 2 (0.14%) BigMachines
6 2 (0.14%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.14%) RMDS
6 2 (0.14%) SAP hybris
7 1 (0.072%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.072%) Loan IQ
7 1 (0.072%) Murex MxG2000
7 1 (0.072%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.072%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 89 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (3.89%) GitHub
3 19 (1.37%) Google Analytics
4 17 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
6 12 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
7 11 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (0.79%) PaaS
7 11 (0.79%) SaaS
8 10 (0.72%) Google App Engine
9 9 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
10 6 (0.43%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.43%) IaaS
10 6 (0.43%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
11 3 (0.22%) Amazon Kinesis
11 3 (0.22%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.14%) Google Tag Manager
12 2 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 82 (5.90%) HTTP
2 27 (1.94%) Internet
3 18 (1.30%) SNMP
4 10 (0.72%) LDAP
4 10 (0.72%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.50%) AMQP
6 5 (0.36%) DVB
6 5 (0.36%) FTP
6 5 (0.36%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.29%) Unified Communications
8 3 (0.22%) Network Security
9 2 (0.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (0.14%) Firewall
9 2 (0.14%) NFC
9 2 (0.14%) SSL
10 1 (0.072%) Broadband
10 1 (0.072%) Intranet
10 1 (0.072%) SAN
10 1 (0.072%) Skype
10 1 (0.072%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (13.61%) NoSQL
2 165 (11.88%) MySQL
3 152 (10.94%) MongoDB
4 109 (7.85%) Relational Database
5 89 (6.41%) Hadoop
6 84 (6.05%) SQL Server
7 82 (5.90%) Apache Cassandra
8 79 (5.69%) PostgreSQL
9 77 (5.54%) Oracle Database
10 65 (4.68%) Big Data
11 63 (4.54%) Neo4j
12 46 (3.31%) Apache Hive
13 31 (2.23%) Oracle Database 11g
14 29 (2.09%) Impala
15 26 (1.87%) DB2
16 21 (1.51%) RDBMS
17 18 (1.30%) HBase
18 17 (1.22%) Hazelcast
19 15 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
20 14 (1.01%) Redis
Development Applications
1 354 (25.49%) Maven
2 316 (22.75%) Git (software)
3 276 (19.87%) JUnit
4 259 (18.65%) Jenkins
5 157 (11.30%) Subversion
6 138 (9.94%) Cucumber
7 136 (9.79%) JIRA
8 114 (8.21%) Mockito
9 96 (6.91%) Gradle
10 84 (6.05%) Eclipse
11 71 (5.11%) Ant
11 71 (5.11%) Selenium
12 59 (4.25%) TeamCity
13 56 (4.03%) Hudson
14 42 (3.02%) IntelliJ
15 41 (2.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 35 (2.52%) SoapUI
17 27 (1.94%) Spock
18 26 (1.87%) TestNG
19 21 (1.51%) JBehave
General
1 341 (24.55%) Finance
2 269 (19.37%) Banking
3 106 (7.63%) Investment Banking
4 89 (6.41%) Front Office
5 70 (5.04%) Retail
6 56 (4.03%) Marketing
7 35 (2.52%) Telecoms
8 22 (1.58%) Electronics
8 22 (1.58%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.01%) Publishing
10 13 (0.94%) Games
11 8 (0.58%) Advertising
11 8 (0.58%) Back Office
12 7 (0.50%) Wholesale Banking
13 6 (0.43%) Legal
14 5 (0.36%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.36%) Law
14 5 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
15 3 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1166 (83.95%) Developer
2 963 (69.33%) Java Developer
3 274 (19.73%) Senior Developer
4 252 (18.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 159 (11.45%) Agile Developer
6 150 (10.80%) Agile Java Developer
7 99 (7.13%) Architect
8 94 (6.77%) Lead Developer
9 71 (5.11%) Lead Java Developer
10 60 (4.32%) Full Stack Developer
10 60 (4.32%) Scala Developer
11 54 (3.89%) Angular Developer
12 46 (3.31%) Java Architect
12 46 (3.31%) Senior Agile Developer
13 45 (3.24%) Senior Agile Java Developer
14 39 (2.81%) Oracle Developer
15 38 (2.74%) JavaScript Developer
16 37 (2.66%) Core Java Developer
16 37 (2.66%) Java Engineer
17 34 (2.45%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 532 (38.30%) Hibernate
2 468 (33.69%) REST
3 428 (30.81%) HTML
4 391 (28.15%) Web Services
5 346 (24.91%) CSS
6 323 (23.25%) J2EE
7 314 (22.61%) AngularJS
8 261 (18.79%) XML
9 233 (16.77%) Spring MVC
10 229 (16.49%) HTML5
11 227 (16.34%) RESTful
12 205 (14.76%) SOAP
13 177 (12.74%) Java EE
14 175 (12.60%) JMS
15 170 (12.24%) JSON
16 145 (10.44%) Node.js
17 135 (9.72%) CSS3
18 127 (9.14%) Struts
19 120 (8.64%) JPA
20 119 (8.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 64 (4.61%) Derivative
2 53 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (3.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 47 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
5 45 (3.24%) User Experience
6 44 (3.17%) Fixed Income
7 43 (3.10%) Computer Science
8 24 (1.73%) Data Structures
9 20 (1.44%) Credit Derivative
10 19 (1.37%) Social Media
11 17 (1.22%) Algorithms
11 17 (1.22%) Fintech
12 16 (1.15%) Blog
12 16 (1.15%) Equities
13 15 (1.08%) iPad
14 14 (1.01%) Mobile App
15 13 (0.94%) Visualisation
16 11 (0.79%) Market Risk
16 11 (0.79%) Mathematics
17 10 (0.72%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 254 (18.29%) Linux
2 144 (10.37%) Unix
3 43 (3.10%) Windows
4 15 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (0.86%) Mac OS X
5 12 (0.86%) Ubuntu
6 11 (0.79%) Android
6 11 (0.79%) Apple iOS
7 10 (0.72%) CentOS
8 5 (0.36%) Solaris
9 3 (0.22%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.072%) VMS
10 1 (0.072%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 896 (64.51%) Agile Software Development
2 556 (40.03%) TDD
3 457 (32.90%) Scrum
4 283 (20.37%) MVC
5 278 (20.01%) Continuous Integration
6 273 (19.65%) OO
7 253 (18.21%) BDD
8 187 (13.46%) Pair Programming
9 178 (12.81%) Microservices
9 178 (12.81%) Multithreading
10 164 (11.81%) Open Source
11 149 (10.73%) E-Commerce
12 145 (10.44%) Kanban
13 116 (8.35%) SOA
14 113 (8.14%) Software Engineering
15 109 (7.85%) SDLC
16 105 (7.56%) DevOps
17 103 (7.42%) Mentoring
18 99 (7.13%) Unit Testing
19 96 (6.91%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1349 (97.12%) Java
2 486 (34.99%) JavaScript
3 367 (26.42%) SQL
4 161 (11.59%) Scala
5 101 (7.27%) PL/SQL
6 85 (6.12%) Groovy
7 71 (5.11%) Python
8 51 (3.67%) Ruby
9 31 (2.23%) C++
10 27 (1.94%) C#
11 26 (1.87%) C
11 26 (1.87%) Shell Script
12 21 (1.51%) Clojure
13 18 (1.30%) PHP
14 15 (1.08%) Bash Shell
15 14 (1.01%) Perl
16 10 (0.72%) R
17 9 (0.65%) T-SQL
18 8 (0.58%) Haskell
18 8 (0.58%) XPath
Qualifications
1 104 (7.49%) Degree
2 81 (5.83%) Security Cleared
3 42 (3.02%) SC Cleared
4 9 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (0.43%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.29%) PhD
7 3 (0.22%) CITP
7 3 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.14%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.14%) OCPJP
9 1 (0.072%) ISEB
9 1 (0.072%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.072%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (4.10%) QA
2 12 (0.86%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (0.36%) ISO20022
4 4 (0.29%) FATCA
4 4 (0.29%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.22%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.22%) SLA
6 1 (0.072%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.072%) MiFID
6 1 (0.072%) WCAG
System Software
1 92 (6.62%) Docker
2 10 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.43%) Platform Symphony
5 5 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (0.36%) HDFS
6 4 (0.29%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.14%) GridGain
7 2 (0.14%) iptables
7 2 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.14%) vSphere
8 1 (0.072%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.072%) NDS
8 1 (0.072%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 21 (1.51%) Kubernetes
2 15 (1.08%) Ansible
3 14 (1.01%) Puppet
4 9 (0.65%) Control-M
5 7 (0.50%) BladeLogic
6 6 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.36%) CloudHub
7 5 (0.36%) Oozie
7 5 (0.36%) yum
8 4 (0.29%) Graphite
9 3 (0.22%) Grafana
9 3 (0.22%) Kibana
9 3 (0.22%) logstash
9 3 (0.22%) Oracle Identity Management
10 2 (0.14%) Nagios
10 2 (0.14%) StatsD
11 1 (0.072%) Apache Shiro
11 1 (0.072%) Capistrano
11 1 (0.072%) Icinga
11 1 (0.072%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 351 (25.27%) Oracle
2 55 (3.96%) Google
3 45 (3.24%) hybris
4 44 (3.17%) Sybase
5 37 (2.66%) Adobe
6 34 (2.45%) IBM
7 26 (1.87%) SAP
8 23 (1.66%) MuleSoft
9 20 (1.44%) Atlassian
9 20 (1.44%) Murex
9 20 (1.44%) TIBCO
10 19 (1.37%) ION Trading
11 18 (1.30%) Red Hat
12 17 (1.22%) Bloomberg
12 17 (1.22%) CyberSource
13 16 (1.15%) Calypso
14 15 (1.08%) VMware
15 14 (1.01%) Twitter
16 12 (0.86%) Sencha
17 10 (0.72%) Facebook
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