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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 47 77 64
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -13
Contract jobs citing Spring 71 27 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.84% 1.51% 1.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.25% 6.28% 6.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 21 13
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £370
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £29.53 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +28.57%
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
536 430 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.00% 24.01% 29.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 275 252
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 3
Median hourly rate £29.53 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.18% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 - 10 £416 - 1
Cheadle - 2 £404 -
Altrincham - 1 £370 - 1
Wigan - 1 £500 -
Spring
North West

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 118 (100.00%) Java
2 93 (78.81%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (52.54%) Hibernate
4 58 (49.15%) JavaScript
5 55 (46.61%) TDD
6 39 (33.05%) Git (software)
7 37 (31.36%) SOA
8 36 (30.51%) Scrum
9 34 (28.81%) XML
9 34 (28.81%) OO
9 34 (28.81%) Microservices
10 33 (27.97%) RESTful
10 33 (27.97%) Maven
10 33 (27.97%) Continuous Integration
11 32 (27.12%) J2EE
12 31 (26.27%) Oracle
12 31 (26.27%) HTML
12 31 (26.27%) CSS
12 31 (26.27%) Open Source
13 29 (24.58%) Scala
13 29 (24.58%) REST
14 27 (22.88%) Pair Programming
15 26 (22.03%) Web Services
15 26 (22.03%) SOAP
16 24 (20.34%) JDBC
17 23 (19.49%) Groovy
17 23 (19.49%) Software Delivery
18 22 (18.64%) AngularJS
19 21 (17.80%) Enterprise Software
19 21 (17.80%) Linux

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 17 (14.41%) Tomcat
2 15 (12.71%) JBoss
3 13 (11.02%) Apache
4 4 (3.39%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.69%) Jetty
5 2 (1.69%) nginx
6 1 (0.85%) Confluence
6 1 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.10%) GitHub
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.56%) HTTP
2 3 (2.54%) AMQP
3 1 (0.85%) Internet
3 1 (0.85%) Network Security
3 1 (0.85%) Skype
3 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.56%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (12.71%) MySQL
3 13 (11.02%) Hadoop
4 12 (10.17%) NoSQL
5 7 (5.93%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.39%) Hazelcast
6 4 (3.39%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.39%) Redis
7 3 (2.54%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.69%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.85%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.85%) OrientDB
9 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 39 (33.05%) Git (software)
2 33 (27.97%) Maven
3 20 (16.95%) Jenkins
3 20 (16.95%) JUnit
4 19 (16.10%) Mercurial
5 11 (9.32%) Gradle
6 7 (5.93%) Ant
6 7 (5.93%) JIRA
7 5 (4.24%) Subversion
8 3 (2.54%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.54%) TestNG
9 2 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.69%) Mockito
9 2 (1.69%) Selenium
9 2 (1.69%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.85%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 15 (12.71%) Finance
2 9 (7.63%) Banking
3 8 (6.78%) Retail
4 7 (5.93%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.85%) Electronics
5 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.85%) Marketing
5 1 (0.85%) Music Industry
5 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 111 (94.07%) Developer
2 104 (88.14%) Java Developer
3 27 (22.88%) Senior Developer
3 27 (22.88%) Senior Java Developer
4 21 (17.80%) Java Scala Developer
4 21 (17.80%) Scala Developer
5 19 (16.10%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 19 (16.10%) Senior Scala Developer
6 14 (11.86%) J2EE Developer
7 13 (11.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 10 (8.47%) Agile Developer
9 9 (7.63%) Agile Java Developer
10 7 (5.93%) Lead Developer
10 7 (5.93%) Lead Java Developer
11 6 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
12 5 (4.24%) Technical Leader
13 4 (3.39%) Technical Developer
14 3 (2.54%) Consultant
14 3 (2.54%) Hybris Developer
15 2 (1.69%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (52.54%) Hibernate
2 34 (28.81%) XML
3 33 (27.97%) RESTful
4 32 (27.12%) J2EE
5 31 (26.27%) CSS
5 31 (26.27%) HTML
6 29 (24.58%) REST
7 26 (22.03%) SOAP
7 26 (22.03%) Web Services
8 24 (20.34%) JDBC
9 22 (18.64%) AngularJS
10 20 (16.95%) CSS3
10 20 (16.95%) HTML5
11 19 (16.10%) Apache Camel
12 18 (15.25%) JSON
13 17 (14.41%) JSP
14 14 (11.86%) ActiveMQ
15 12 (10.17%) Middleware
16 11 (9.32%) XSLT
17 8 (6.78%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.80%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.08%) Online Banking
4 2 (1.69%) iPad
5 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.85%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.85%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.85%) User Experience
5 1 (0.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.80%) Linux
2 4 (3.39%) Android
3 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (78.81%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (46.61%) TDD
3 37 (31.36%) SOA
4 36 (30.51%) Scrum
5 34 (28.81%) Microservices
5 34 (28.81%) OO
6 33 (27.97%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (26.27%) Open Source
8 27 (22.88%) Pair Programming
9 23 (19.49%) Software Delivery
10 20 (16.95%) OOP
11 15 (12.71%) Software Engineering
12 13 (11.02%) High Availability
13 11 (9.32%) Front End Development
14 10 (8.47%) BDD
14 10 (8.47%) MVC
15 9 (7.63%) Kanban
15 9 (7.63%) SDLC
16 7 (5.93%) DevOps
17 5 (4.24%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 118 (100.00%) Java
2 58 (49.15%) JavaScript
3 29 (24.58%) Scala
4 23 (19.49%) Groovy
5 19 (16.10%) Clojure
5 19 (16.10%) SQL
6 6 (5.08%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.54%) Ruby
8 2 (1.69%) PHP
8 2 (1.69%) Python
9 1 (0.85%) C
9 1 (0.85%) C#
9 1 (0.85%) C++
9 1 (0.85%) Go
9 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (3.39%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.85%) BC Cleared
2 1 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.85%) Degree
2 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.85%) PhD
2 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) QA
1 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (16.10%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.39%) Puppet
2 1 (0.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 31 (26.27%) Oracle
2 18 (15.25%) IBM
3 5 (4.24%) Google
3 5 (4.24%) hybris
3 5 (4.24%) Perforce
4 1 (0.85%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.85%) SAP
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified NEG
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per annum Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago