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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 43 74 57
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -17
Contract jobs citing Spring 68 26 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.79% 1.38% 2.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.71% 5.83% 8.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 20 19
Median daily rate £420 £389 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.03% +3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £348 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £426 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £29.53 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
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
535 446 397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.84% 23.67% 28.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 281 261
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 2
Median hourly rate £36.01 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.96% +25.00%
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 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 1 October 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 1 October 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 - 9 £420 - 1
Cheadle - 2 £425 - 1
Altrincham - 1 £370 - 1
Spring
North West

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 124 (100.00%) Java
2 91 (73.39%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (57.26%) Hibernate
4 56 (45.16%) JavaScript
5 54 (43.55%) TDD
6 44 (35.48%) Git (software)
7 38 (30.65%) Scrum
8 36 (29.03%) Maven
8 36 (29.03%) SOA
9 35 (28.23%) RESTful
10 34 (27.42%) OO
11 33 (26.61%) Microservices
12 32 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
13 30 (24.19%) Oracle
13 30 (24.19%) Open Source
14 29 (23.39%) Scala
15 27 (21.77%) REST
15 27 (21.77%) HTML
15 27 (21.77%) CSS
15 27 (21.77%) XML
15 27 (21.77%) Pair Programming
16 25 (20.16%) Jenkins
17 24 (19.35%) Groovy
17 24 (19.35%) Linux
18 23 (18.55%) SOAP
18 23 (18.55%) PostgreSQL
18 23 (18.55%) Software Delivery
19 22 (17.74%) AngularJS
19 22 (17.74%) J2EE
19 22 (17.74%) JUnit

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 20 (16.13%) Tomcat
2 16 (12.90%) JBoss
3 15 (12.10%) Apache
4 4 (3.23%) Jetty
4 4 (3.23%) nginx
5 3 (2.42%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.81%) Confluence
6 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.10%) HTTP
2 5 (4.03%) AMQP
3 1 (0.81%) Internet
3 1 (0.81%) Network Security
3 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.55%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (12.90%) MySQL
2 16 (12.90%) NoSQL
3 14 (11.29%) Hadoop
4 10 (8.06%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.84%) MongoDB
5 6 (4.84%) Redis
6 4 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (3.23%) Hazelcast
7 2 (1.61%) Big Data
7 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.61%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.81%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.81%) OrientDB
8 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 44 (35.48%) Git (software)
2 36 (29.03%) Maven
3 25 (20.16%) Jenkins
4 22 (17.74%) JUnit
5 19 (15.32%) Mercurial
6 15 (12.10%) Gradle
7 8 (6.45%) Ant
8 7 (5.65%) Subversion
9 6 (4.84%) JIRA
9 6 (4.84%) TestNG
10 5 (4.03%) Eclipse
11 4 (3.23%) Selenium
12 2 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (1.61%) Mockito
12 2 (1.61%) WebDriver
13 1 (0.81%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.81%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.81%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (8.06%) Finance
2 4 (3.23%) Banking
3 3 (2.42%) Retail
4 2 (1.61%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.61%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.81%) Electronics
5 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.81%) Marketing
5 1 (0.81%) Music Industry
5 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 118 (95.16%) Developer
2 114 (91.94%) Java Developer
3 35 (28.23%) Senior Developer
3 35 (28.23%) Senior Java Developer
4 21 (16.94%) Java Scala Developer
4 21 (16.94%) Scala Developer
5 19 (15.32%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 19 (15.32%) Senior Scala Developer
6 12 (9.68%) J2EE Developer
6 12 (9.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 10 (8.06%) Agile Developer
8 9 (7.26%) Agile Java Developer
9 7 (5.65%) Lead Developer
9 7 (5.65%) Lead Java Developer
10 6 (4.84%) JavaScript Developer
11 5 (4.03%) Technical Leader
12 4 (3.23%) Hybris Developer
12 4 (3.23%) Technical Developer
13 3 (2.42%) Consultant
13 3 (2.42%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (57.26%) Hibernate
2 35 (28.23%) RESTful
3 27 (21.77%) CSS
3 27 (21.77%) HTML
3 27 (21.77%) REST
3 27 (21.77%) XML
4 23 (18.55%) SOAP
5 22 (17.74%) AngularJS
5 22 (17.74%) J2EE
6 21 (16.94%) JSON
7 19 (15.32%) Apache Camel
7 19 (15.32%) CSS3
7 19 (15.32%) HTML5
8 17 (13.71%) Web Services
9 15 (12.10%) JDBC
10 14 (11.29%) ActiveMQ
10 14 (11.29%) JSP
11 12 (9.68%) Middleware
12 8 (6.45%) GWT
12 8 (6.45%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.94%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.61%) iPad
4 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.81%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.81%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.81%) Online Banking
4 1 (0.81%) Telematics
4 1 (0.81%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.35%) Linux
2 4 (3.23%) Android
3 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (73.39%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (43.55%) TDD
3 38 (30.65%) Scrum
4 36 (29.03%) SOA
5 34 (27.42%) OO
6 33 (26.61%) Microservices
7 32 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (24.19%) Open Source
9 27 (21.77%) Pair Programming
10 23 (18.55%) Software Delivery
11 19 (15.32%) OOP
12 15 (12.10%) Software Engineering
13 14 (11.29%) MVC
14 13 (10.48%) High Availability
15 10 (8.06%) Front End Development
16 9 (7.26%) BDD
16 9 (7.26%) Kanban
17 7 (5.65%) DevOps
17 7 (5.65%) SDLC
18 5 (4.03%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 124 (100.00%) Java
2 56 (45.16%) JavaScript
3 29 (23.39%) Scala
4 24 (19.35%) Groovy
5 21 (16.94%) SQL
6 19 (15.32%) Clojure
7 3 (2.42%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.61%) Ruby
9 1 (0.81%) C#
9 1 (0.81%) PHP
9 1 (0.81%) Python
9 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.81%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.81%) BC Cleared
2 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (15.32%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (2.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (5.65%) Puppet
2 1 (0.81%) Ansible
Vendors
1 30 (24.19%) Oracle
2 18 (14.52%) IBM
3 6 (4.84%) Google
3 6 (4.84%) hybris
3 6 (4.84%) Perforce
4 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.81%) SAP
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