The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 39 67 70
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +3
Contract jobs citing Spring 69 32 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.73% 1.97% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.75% 8.65% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 27 9
Median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £340 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £458 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £370
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £117.50 £55.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+113.63% +54.92%
Spring
North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
502 370 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 27.11% 22.77% 28.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 256 226
Median daily rate £375 £364 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +11.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 5
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +39.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 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
Stockport - 12 £416 - 6
Cheadle - 2 £404 -
Wigan - 1 £500 -
Spring
North West

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Spring.

1 122 (100.00%) Java
2 103 (84.43%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (58.20%) JavaScript
4 68 (55.74%) TDD
5 56 (45.90%) Hibernate
6 41 (33.61%) J2EE
7 39 (31.97%) Scrum
8 38 (31.15%) CSS
8 38 (31.15%) Continuous Integration
9 37 (30.33%) XML
10 34 (27.87%) HTML
11 33 (27.05%) SOA
12 31 (25.41%) Git (software)
13 30 (24.59%) RESTful
13 30 (24.59%) JDBC
13 30 (24.59%) Web Services
13 30 (24.59%) OO
14 29 (23.77%) Open Source
14 29 (23.77%) Microservices
15 28 (22.95%) Oracle
16 27 (22.13%) Maven
16 27 (22.13%) REST
17 26 (21.31%) Scala
17 26 (21.31%) AngularJS
17 26 (21.31%) Pair Programming
18 23 (18.85%) JSP
18 23 (18.85%) SOAP
19 22 (18.03%) OOP
19 22 (18.03%) Groovy
20 21 (17.21%) Enterprise Software

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 14 (11.48%) Tomcat
2 12 (9.84%) JBoss
3 11 (9.02%) Apache
4 4 (3.28%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.46%) Confluence
6 1 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.93%) GitHub
2 2 (1.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.48%) HTTP
2 1 (0.82%) AMQP
2 1 (0.82%) Internet
2 1 (0.82%) Network Security
2 1 (0.82%) Skype
2 1 (0.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.11%) MySQL
2 12 (9.84%) Hadoop
3 11 (9.02%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (6.56%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.92%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.28%) Hazelcast
6 4 (3.28%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.28%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.46%) Redis
8 2 (1.64%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.82%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.82%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.82%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.82%) OrientDB
9 1 (0.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 31 (25.41%) Git (software)
2 27 (22.13%) Maven
3 17 (13.93%) JUnit
3 17 (13.93%) Mercurial
4 12 (9.84%) Jenkins
5 10 (8.20%) Gradle
6 9 (7.38%) JIRA
6 9 (7.38%) Subversion
7 7 (5.74%) Ant
8 3 (2.46%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.64%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.64%) Mockito
9 2 (1.64%) Selenium
10 1 (0.82%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.82%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.82%) TestNG
General
1 21 (17.21%) Finance
2 13 (10.66%) Banking
3 11 (9.02%) Retail
4 9 (7.38%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.82%) Electronics
5 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.82%) Games
5 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.82%) Marketing
5 1 (0.82%) Music Industry
5 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 115 (94.26%) Developer
2 108 (88.52%) Java Developer
3 30 (24.59%) Senior Developer
4 28 (22.95%) Senior Java Developer
5 19 (15.57%) Java Scala Developer
5 19 (15.57%) Scala Developer
6 17 (13.93%) J2EE Developer
6 17 (13.93%) Senior Java Scala Developer
6 17 (13.93%) Senior Scala Developer
7 16 (13.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 10 (8.20%) Agile Developer
8 10 (8.20%) Agile Java Developer
9 9 (7.38%) Lead Developer
10 7 (5.74%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (5.74%) Lead Java Developer
10 7 (5.74%) Technical Leader
11 6 (4.92%) Technical Developer
11 6 (4.92%) Web Developer
12 4 (3.28%) Java Web Developer
13 3 (2.46%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (45.90%) Hibernate
2 41 (33.61%) J2EE
3 38 (31.15%) CSS
4 37 (30.33%) XML
5 34 (27.87%) HTML
6 30 (24.59%) JDBC
6 30 (24.59%) RESTful
6 30 (24.59%) Web Services
7 27 (22.13%) REST
8 26 (21.31%) AngularJS
9 23 (18.85%) JSP
9 23 (18.85%) SOAP
10 19 (15.57%) CSS3
10 19 (15.57%) HTML5
11 17 (13.93%) Apache Camel
12 16 (13.11%) jQuery
12 16 (13.11%) JSON
13 14 (11.48%) XSLT
14 13 (10.66%) ActiveMQ
15 12 (9.84%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.21%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.56%) Online Banking
4 5 (4.10%) iPad
5 4 (3.28%) User Experience
6 3 (2.46%) MHEG
7 2 (1.64%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.82%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.82%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.82%) Interactive TV
8 1 (0.82%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.82%) IPTV
8 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.57%) Linux
2 3 (2.46%) Android
3 2 (1.64%) Unix
4 1 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (84.43%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (55.74%) TDD
3 39 (31.97%) Scrum
4 38 (31.15%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (27.05%) SOA
6 30 (24.59%) OO
7 29 (23.77%) Microservices
7 29 (23.77%) Open Source
8 26 (21.31%) Pair Programming
9 22 (18.03%) OOP
10 19 (15.57%) Software Delivery
11 14 (11.48%) Software Engineering
12 13 (10.66%) Kanban
13 12 (9.84%) BDD
13 12 (9.84%) E-Commerce
13 12 (9.84%) High Availability
14 11 (9.02%) MVC
15 10 (8.20%) Front End Development
15 10 (8.20%) Web Development
16 9 (7.38%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 122 (100.00%) Java
2 71 (58.20%) JavaScript
3 26 (21.31%) Scala
4 22 (18.03%) Groovy
5 17 (13.93%) Clojure
5 17 (13.93%) SQL
6 9 (7.38%) PL/SQL
7 6 (4.92%) Ruby
8 3 (2.46%) PHP
8 3 (2.46%) Python
9 2 (1.64%) C
9 2 (1.64%) C++
9 2 (1.64%) Go
10 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.82%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (3.28%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.64%) Degree
2 2 (1.64%) PhD
3 1 (0.82%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.82%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.64%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (13.93%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.64%) Puppet
2 1 (0.82%) Ansible
Vendors
1 28 (22.95%) Oracle
2 16 (13.11%) IBM
3 4 (3.28%) Google
3 4 (3.28%) hybris
3 4 (3.28%) Perforce
4 1 (0.82%) OpenTV
4 1 (0.82%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.82%) SAP
4 1 (0.82%) Twitter
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