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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
North West / Manchester
Rank 60 81 71
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -10
Contract jobs citing Spring 29 27 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.10% 1.41% 1.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.47% 4.95% 5.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 14 18
Median daily rate £375 £413 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +7.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £535 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £377
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £55.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
- +18.27%

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
448 545 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 32.51% 28.37% 28.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 329 286
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +3.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 - 3 £313 - 2
Altrincham - 1 £375 -
Spring
North West

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Spring.

1 90 (94.74%) Java
2 52 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (53.68%) Hibernate
4 36 (37.89%) JavaScript
5 33 (34.74%) TDD
6 27 (28.42%) OO
7 25 (26.32%) SOAP
7 25 (26.32%) Web Services
7 25 (26.32%) Git (software)
8 24 (25.26%) SQL
9 22 (23.16%) JUnit
9 22 (23.16%) REST
10 21 (22.11%) HTML
10 21 (22.11%) Maven
11 20 (21.05%) AngularJS
12 19 (20.00%) Oracle
12 19 (20.00%) CSS
13 18 (18.95%) XML
13 18 (18.95%) JSON
13 18 (18.95%) Jenkins
14 17 (17.89%) NoSQL
15 16 (16.84%) MVC
16 15 (15.79%) Finance
16 15 (15.79%) Scrum
16 15 (15.79%) Software Engineering
16 15 (15.79%) RESTful
17 14 (14.74%) J2EE
17 14 (14.74%) HTML5
18 13 (13.68%) PostgreSQL
18 13 (13.68%) JPA

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 10 (10.53%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.26%) Apache
2 5 (5.26%) JBoss
3 4 (4.21%) CMS
3 4 (4.21%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (4.21%) Jetty
3 4 (4.21%) nginx
4 3 (3.16%) Kentico
4 3 (3.16%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (3.16%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.05%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.05%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.32%) GitHub
2 2 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.05%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.21%) AMQP
2 3 (3.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.89%) NoSQL
2 13 (13.68%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (12.63%) Relational Database
4 9 (9.47%) MongoDB
4 9 (9.47%) MySQL
5 6 (6.32%) Redis
6 5 (5.26%) SQL Server
7 4 (4.21%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (3.16%) Oracle Database
8 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.11%) Big Data
9 2 (2.11%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.11%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.05%) Endeca
10 1 (1.05%) Hazelcast
10 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 25 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 22 (23.16%) JUnit
3 21 (22.11%) Maven
4 18 (18.95%) Jenkins
5 9 (9.47%) Gradle
6 8 (8.42%) Eclipse
7 7 (7.37%) Subversion
8 6 (6.32%) Mercurial
8 6 (6.32%) TestNG
9 5 (5.26%) Ant
10 4 (4.21%) Selenium
11 3 (3.16%) ClearCase
11 3 (3.16%) Cucumber
11 3 (3.16%) SoapUI
11 3 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (2.11%) FindBugs
12 2 (2.11%) IntelliJ
12 2 (2.11%) JBehave
12 2 (2.11%) TeamCity
12 2 (2.11%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (15.79%) Finance
2 12 (12.63%) Banking
3 2 (2.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 88 (92.63%) Developer
2 79 (83.16%) Java Developer
3 19 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 19 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 11 (11.58%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (7.37%) Agile Developer
5 7 (7.37%) Java Scala Developer
5 7 (7.37%) Scala Developer
6 6 (6.32%) Agile Java Developer
6 6 (6.32%) Senior Java Scala Developer
6 6 (6.32%) Senior Scala Developer
7 5 (5.26%) Angular Developer
8 3 (3.16%) Consultant
8 3 (3.16%) Hybris Developer
8 3 (3.16%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 2 (2.11%) Architect
9 2 (2.11%) J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.11%) Java Consultant
9 2 (2.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.11%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (53.68%) Hibernate
2 25 (26.32%) SOAP
2 25 (26.32%) Web Services
3 22 (23.16%) REST
4 21 (22.11%) HTML
5 20 (21.05%) AngularJS
6 19 (20.00%) CSS
7 18 (18.95%) JSON
7 18 (18.95%) XML
8 15 (15.79%) RESTful
9 14 (14.74%) HTML5
9 14 (14.74%) J2EE
10 13 (13.68%) JPA
11 12 (12.63%) CSS3
12 11 (11.58%) Spring Boot
13 9 (9.47%) Java EE
14 8 (8.42%) JMS
14 8 (8.42%) Node.js
15 6 (6.32%) .NET
15 6 (6.32%) Dropwizard
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.32%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.21%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.05%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.05%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.05%) Telematics
4 1 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (2.11%) Android
2 2 (2.11%) Windows
3 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (34.74%) TDD
3 27 (28.42%) OO
4 16 (16.84%) MVC
5 15 (15.79%) Scrum
5 15 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 11 (11.58%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (10.53%) Pair Programming
7 10 (10.53%) Unit Testing
8 9 (9.47%) Data Modelling
8 9 (9.47%) Microservices
8 9 (9.47%) SOA
9 8 (8.42%) BDD
9 8 (8.42%) Software Delivery
10 7 (7.37%) Open Source
10 7 (7.37%) SDLC
11 6 (6.32%) OOP
12 5 (5.26%) E-Commerce
13 4 (4.21%) Kanban
13 4 (4.21%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 90 (94.74%) Java
2 36 (37.89%) JavaScript
3 24 (25.26%) SQL
4 9 (9.47%) Scala
5 7 (7.37%) Groovy
6 6 (6.32%) Clojure
7 3 (3.16%) C#
7 3 (3.16%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.05%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.05%) Ruby
8 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
System Software
1 6 (6.32%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (7.37%) Puppet
2 2 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.05%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (20.00%) Oracle
2 7 (7.37%) Perforce
3 5 (5.26%) hybris
4 4 (4.21%) IBM
5 3 (3.16%) Google
5 3 (3.16%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.05%) FatWire
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