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 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 81 77 82
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing Spring 705 621 611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.09% 2.65% 2.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.88% 8.27% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 440 478
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £576 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
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
7936 7513 7422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.75% 32.05% 30.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5889 5591 5370
Median daily rate £450 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 50 38
Median hourly rate £46.50 £22.12 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.26% -44.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.55 £19.17 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £44.40 £137.50
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 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 28 September 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 28 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
City of London -31 72 £463 -7.50% 46
Westminster - 10 £425 -
Croydon -17 7 £450 +28.57%
Docklands, London +13 6 £525 +59.09%
Canary Wharf -4 6 £450 -18.91%
Uxbridge +1 5 £300 -14.59%
Twickenham - 5 £500 - 2
Bromley +1 3 £450 +16.12%
Edgware - 3 - -
Clapham - 3 £450 -
Feltham +1 2 £370 +18.40%
Hammersmith +3 1 £388 -2.51%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £425 - 1
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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

1 1307 (96.17%) Java
2 872 (64.16%) Agile Software Development
3 497 (36.57%) Hibernate
4 485 (35.69%) REST
5 471 (34.66%) TDD
6 466 (34.29%) JavaScript
7 440 (32.38%) HTML
8 431 (31.71%) Scrum
9 383 (28.18%) Web Services
10 366 (26.93%) SQL
11 350 (25.75%) CSS
12 346 (25.46%) Maven
13 317 (23.33%) Finance
14 313 (23.03%) AngularJS
15 306 (22.52%) MVC
16 298 (21.93%) Oracle
16 298 (21.93%) Git (software)
17 287 (21.12%) J2EE
18 265 (19.50%) Banking
19 257 (18.91%) Spring MVC
20 256 (18.84%) XML
21 252 (18.54%) JUnit
22 248 (18.25%) OO
22 248 (18.25%) HTML5
23 246 (18.10%) SOAP
24 245 (18.03%) Linux
25 231 (17.00%) Continuous Integration
26 228 (16.78%) RESTful
27 223 (16.41%) Jenkins
28 211 (15.53%) BDD

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
1 200 (14.72%) Tomcat
2 96 (7.06%) Apache
3 94 (6.92%) WebSphere
4 91 (6.70%) JBoss
5 73 (5.37%) WebLogic
6 65 (4.78%) Elasticsearch
7 59 (4.34%) Confluence
8 54 (3.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 54 (3.97%) Mule
9 52 (3.83%) Apache Spark
10 49 (3.61%) Apache Solr
11 44 (3.24%) CMS
12 40 (2.94%) nginx
13 37 (2.72%) Jetty
14 34 (2.50%) Cloud Foundry
15 27 (1.99%) Mule ESB
16 21 (1.55%) Oracle Coherence
17 19 (1.40%) WebSphere Application Server
18 12 (0.88%) Oracle Service Bus
19 11 (0.81%) GlassFish
Applications
1 8 (0.59%) PaintShop Pro
1 8 (0.59%) Photoshop
2 7 (0.52%) MS Excel
3 5 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.15%) MS Project
4 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.074%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.29%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (0.29%) SAP hybris
4 2 (0.15%) Summit
5 1 (0.074%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.074%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.074%) Global One
5 1 (0.074%) Loan IQ
5 1 (0.074%) Magento
5 1 (0.074%) Murex MxG2000
5 1 (0.074%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.074%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 98 (7.21%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (4.78%) GitHub
3 26 (1.91%) PaaS
4 19 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (0.74%) IaaS
8 9 (0.66%) OpenShift
8 9 (0.66%) SaaS
9 7 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
9 7 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
9 7 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (0.44%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (0.37%) Google App Engine
12 3 (0.22%) Amazon Kinesis
12 3 (0.22%) Google Analytics
12 3 (0.22%) Google Tag Manager
13 2 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 84 (6.18%) HTTP
2 22 (1.62%) Internet
3 14 (1.03%) SNMP
4 13 (0.96%) LDAP
5 11 (0.81%) HTTPS
6 9 (0.66%) DVB
7 8 (0.59%) Unified Communications
8 7 (0.52%) FTP
9 5 (0.37%) AMQP
10 4 (0.29%) TCP/IP
11 3 (0.22%) OpenVPN
12 2 (0.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 2 (0.15%) Firewall
12 2 (0.15%) Network Security
12 2 (0.15%) NFC
12 2 (0.15%) SSL
13 1 (0.074%) DHCP
13 1 (0.074%) DNS
13 1 (0.074%) Intranet
13 1 (0.074%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (11.77%) MongoDB
1 160 (11.77%) MySQL
1 160 (11.77%) NoSQL
2 117 (8.61%) Hadoop
2 117 (8.61%) Relational Database
3 86 (6.33%) PostgreSQL
3 86 (6.33%) SQL Server
4 82 (6.03%) Big Data
5 64 (4.71%) Oracle Database
6 61 (4.49%) Apache Cassandra
7 45 (3.31%) Neo4j
8 38 (2.80%) Apache Hive
9 32 (2.35%) DB2
10 25 (1.84%) Oracle Database 11g
10 25 (1.84%) Redis
11 22 (1.62%) RDBMS
12 19 (1.40%) Data Mining
12 19 (1.40%) HBase
13 18 (1.32%) Impala
14 15 (1.10%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 346 (25.46%) Maven
2 298 (21.93%) Git (software)
3 252 (18.54%) JUnit
4 223 (16.41%) Jenkins
5 157 (11.55%) JIRA
6 148 (10.89%) Subversion
7 122 (8.98%) Cucumber
8 102 (7.51%) Mockito
9 91 (6.70%) Eclipse
9 91 (6.70%) Gradle
10 70 (5.15%) Selenium
11 62 (4.56%) IntelliJ
12 60 (4.42%) Ant
12 60 (4.42%) TeamCity
13 45 (3.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 43 (3.16%) SoapUI
15 41 (3.02%) Hudson
16 34 (2.50%) WebDriver
17 20 (1.47%) SonarQube
18 18 (1.32%) Spock
General
1 317 (23.33%) Finance
2 265 (19.50%) Banking
3 87 (6.40%) Investment Banking
4 69 (5.08%) Retail
5 67 (4.93%) Front Office
6 47 (3.46%) Marketing
7 27 (1.99%) Telecoms
8 16 (1.18%) Electronics
8 16 (1.18%) Manufacturing
9 11 (0.81%) Games
9 11 (0.81%) Publishing
10 10 (0.74%) Advertising
11 8 (0.59%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.52%) Back Office
12 7 (0.52%) Law
13 5 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
14 4 (0.29%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.29%) Wholesale Banking
15 3 (0.22%) Legal
16 2 (0.15%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 1115 (82.05%) Developer
2 891 (65.56%) Java Developer
3 240 (17.66%) Senior Developer
4 213 (15.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 129 (9.49%) Agile Developer
6 115 (8.46%) Agile Java Developer
7 106 (7.80%) Architect
8 86 (6.33%) Lead Developer
9 73 (5.37%) Full Stack Developer
10 67 (4.93%) Lead Java Developer
11 51 (3.75%) Scala Developer
12 47 (3.46%) Java Architect
13 46 (3.38%) Angular Developer
14 39 (2.87%) Hybris Developer
15 38 (2.80%) Senior Agile Developer
16 37 (2.72%) Senior Agile Java Developer
17 33 (2.43%) Java Engineer
18 32 (2.35%) J2EE Developer
18 32 (2.35%) Technical Leader
19 30 (2.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 497 (36.57%) Hibernate
2 485 (35.69%) REST
3 440 (32.38%) HTML
4 383 (28.18%) Web Services
5 350 (25.75%) CSS
6 313 (23.03%) AngularJS
7 287 (21.12%) J2EE
8 257 (18.91%) Spring MVC
9 256 (18.84%) XML
10 248 (18.25%) HTML5
11 246 (18.10%) SOAP
12 228 (16.78%) RESTful
13 173 (12.73%) Java EE
13 173 (12.73%) JSON
14 170 (12.51%) Node.js
15 161 (11.85%) JMS
16 146 (10.74%) jQuery
17 134 (9.86%) CSS3
18 127 (9.35%) JSP
19 116 (8.54%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 63 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (4.27%) Computer Science
3 53 (3.90%) User Experience
4 40 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
5 36 (2.65%) Fixed Income
5 36 (2.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 30 (2.21%) Data Structures
7 28 (2.06%) Derivative
8 25 (1.84%) Fintech
9 19 (1.40%) Algorithms
10 18 (1.32%) Mobile App
11 13 (0.96%) Economics
11 13 (0.96%) Equities
12 12 (0.88%) Virtual Team
13 11 (0.81%) Blog
14 10 (0.74%) Management Information System
14 10 (0.74%) Visualisation
15 9 (0.66%) Inversion of Control
15 9 (0.66%) MPEG
15 9 (0.66%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 245 (18.03%) Linux
2 141 (10.38%) Unix
3 51 (3.75%) Windows
4 21 (1.55%) Android
5 15 (1.10%) Apple iOS
5 15 (1.10%) Mac OS X
6 9 (0.66%) Ubuntu
7 8 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.52%) CentOS
9 6 (0.44%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.074%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.074%) Solaris
10 1 (0.074%) VMS
10 1 (0.074%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.074%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.074%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 872 (64.16%) Agile Software Development
2 471 (34.66%) TDD
3 431 (31.71%) Scrum
4 306 (22.52%) MVC
5 248 (18.25%) OO
6 231 (17.00%) Continuous Integration
7 211 (15.53%) BDD
8 186 (13.69%) Microservices
9 150 (11.04%) Pair Programming
10 141 (10.38%) Multithreading
11 135 (9.93%) E-Commerce
11 135 (9.93%) Open Source
12 120 (8.83%) Kanban
13 116 (8.54%) SOA
14 114 (8.39%) Software Engineering
15 104 (7.65%) DevOps
15 104 (7.65%) Unit Testing
16 86 (6.33%) Web Development
17 84 (6.18%) Front End Development
17 84 (6.18%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1307 (96.17%) Java
2 466 (34.29%) JavaScript
3 366 (26.93%) SQL
4 154 (11.33%) Scala
5 79 (5.81%) PL/SQL
6 59 (4.34%) Python
7 49 (3.61%) Groovy
8 42 (3.09%) Ruby
9 37 (2.72%) C++
10 30 (2.21%) Shell Script
11 28 (2.06%) C
12 23 (1.69%) PHP
13 21 (1.55%) C#
14 16 (1.18%) Perl
15 15 (1.10%) XPath
16 14 (1.03%) Bash Shell
16 14 (1.03%) T-SQL
17 13 (0.96%) Clojure
17 13 (0.96%) Korn
18 9 (0.66%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 93 (6.84%) Degree
2 88 (6.48%) Security Cleared
3 58 (4.27%) SC Cleared
4 15 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (0.59%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.37%) BC Cleared
7 3 (0.22%) CITP
7 3 (0.22%) ISEB
7 3 (0.22%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.15%) OCPJP
8 2 (0.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.074%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (5.52%) QA
2 12 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 12 (0.88%) FATCA
2 12 (0.88%) SDET
3 11 (0.81%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.52%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.29%) ISO20022
6 2 (0.15%) MiFID
7 1 (0.074%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.074%) PA-DSS
7 1 (0.074%) SEPA
7 1 (0.074%) SLA
7 1 (0.074%) WCAG
System Software
1 102 (7.51%) Docker
2 14 (1.03%) Apache Flume
3 9 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (0.44%) Platform Symphony
4 6 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.29%) vSphere
6 3 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.15%) GridGain
7 2 (0.15%) HDFS
7 2 (0.15%) iptables
7 2 (0.15%) vCloud
8 1 (0.074%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.074%) NDS
8 1 (0.074%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 31 (2.28%) Kubernetes
1 31 (2.28%) Puppet
2 19 (1.40%) Ansible
3 12 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (0.81%) Control-M
5 7 (0.52%) BladeLogic
5 7 (0.52%) CloudHub
5 7 (0.52%) Kibana
6 5 (0.37%) yum
7 4 (0.29%) Oozie
8 3 (0.22%) Grafana
8 3 (0.22%) logstash
8 3 (0.22%) OpenAM
8 3 (0.22%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (0.15%) Graphite
9 2 (0.15%) Nagios
9 2 (0.15%) OpenIDM
9 2 (0.15%) StatsD
9 2 (0.15%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.15%) vRealize
Vendors
1 298 (21.93%) Oracle
2 76 (5.59%) hybris
3 62 (4.56%) MuleSoft
4 52 (3.83%) Adobe
5 41 (3.02%) Sybase
6 40 (2.94%) New Relic
7 38 (2.80%) IBM
8 35 (2.58%) Google
9 25 (1.84%) Atlassian
10 22 (1.62%) SAP
11 20 (1.47%) AppDynamics
11 20 (1.47%) VMware
12 18 (1.32%) Murex
13 17 (1.25%) Splunk
14 16 (1.18%) Solace
15 15 (1.10%) Twitter
16 12 (0.88%) TIBCO
17 11 (0.81%) ATG
17 11 (0.81%) Terracotta
18 10 (0.74%) Canoo
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