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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 69 74 68
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing Spring 38 32 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.29% 1.64% 1.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.83% 6.44% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 19 17
Median daily rate £375 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £363 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £550 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £408
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%
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
556 497 446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 33.57% 25.47% 30.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 289 310
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 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 18 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £29.50 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.06% +162.22%
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 9 December 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 9 December 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 - 4 £399 - 2
Bolton -1 3 £375 -31.81%
Cheadle +1 1 £425 -
Spring
North West

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 107 (96.40%) Java
2 68 (61.26%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (55.86%) Hibernate
4 43 (38.74%) TDD
5 40 (36.04%) JavaScript
6 38 (34.23%) Git (software)
7 34 (30.63%) OO
8 33 (29.73%) Maven
9 28 (25.23%) Web Services
10 27 (24.32%) SQL
11 26 (23.42%) JUnit
12 25 (22.52%) Oracle
12 25 (22.52%) HTML
12 25 (22.52%) SOAP
12 25 (22.52%) RESTful
13 24 (21.62%) Jenkins
14 23 (20.72%) REST
14 23 (20.72%) Scrum
14 23 (20.72%) CSS
15 20 (18.02%) XML
16 19 (17.12%) Continuous Integration
17 18 (16.22%) J2EE
17 18 (16.22%) SOA
17 18 (16.22%) NoSQL
17 18 (16.22%) Scala
18 17 (15.32%) HTML5
18 17 (15.32%) AngularJS
18 17 (15.32%) MVC
18 17 (15.32%) JSON
18 17 (15.32%) Software Engineering

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 (9.01%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.50%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (4.50%) JBoss
3 4 (3.60%) Apache
3 4 (3.60%) CMS
3 4 (3.60%) Jetty
3 4 (3.60%) nginx
4 3 (2.70%) Kentico
4 3 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (2.70%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.90%) Confluence
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.90%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.91%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.50%) AMQP
2 3 (2.70%) HTTP
3 1 (0.90%) Internet
3 1 (0.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.22%) NoSQL
2 14 (12.61%) Relational Database
3 13 (11.71%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (8.11%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.41%) MySQL
5 6 (5.41%) Redis
6 5 (4.50%) SQL Server
7 4 (3.60%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.70%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.70%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.80%) Big Data
9 2 (1.80%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.90%) Endeca
10 1 (0.90%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.90%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 38 (34.23%) Git (software)
2 33 (29.73%) Maven
3 26 (23.42%) JUnit
4 24 (21.62%) Jenkins
5 14 (12.61%) Gradle
6 11 (9.91%) Mercurial
7 8 (7.21%) Ant
7 8 (7.21%) Subversion
8 7 (6.31%) Eclipse
8 7 (6.31%) JIRA
9 6 (5.41%) TestNG
10 4 (3.60%) Selenium
11 3 (2.70%) ClearCase
11 3 (2.70%) Cucumber
11 3 (2.70%) SoapUI
11 3 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (1.80%) FindBugs
12 2 (1.80%) JBehave
12 2 (1.80%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (9.91%) Finance
2 10 (9.01%) Banking
3 2 (1.80%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.90%) Music Industry
4 1 (0.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 104 (93.69%) Developer
2 96 (86.49%) Java Developer
3 25 (22.52%) Senior Developer
3 25 (22.52%) Senior Java Developer
4 13 (11.71%) Java Scala Developer
4 13 (11.71%) Scala Developer
5 11 (9.91%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 11 (9.91%) Senior Scala Developer
6 8 (7.21%) Agile Developer
6 8 (7.21%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (6.31%) Agile Java Developer
7 7 (6.31%) J2EE Developer
7 7 (6.31%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (3.60%) Angular Developer
9 3 (2.70%) Consultant
9 3 (2.70%) Hybris Developer
9 3 (2.70%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 2 (1.80%) AWS Developer
10 2 (1.80%) Hybris Consultant
10 2 (1.80%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (55.86%) Hibernate
2 28 (25.23%) Web Services
3 25 (22.52%) HTML
3 25 (22.52%) RESTful
3 25 (22.52%) SOAP
4 23 (20.72%) CSS
4 23 (20.72%) REST
5 20 (18.02%) XML
6 18 (16.22%) J2EE
7 17 (15.32%) AngularJS
7 17 (15.32%) HTML5
7 17 (15.32%) JSON
8 15 (13.51%) CSS3
9 12 (10.81%) JPA
10 11 (9.91%) JSP
11 9 (8.11%) Java EE
12 8 (7.21%) GWT
12 8 (7.21%) JMS
12 8 (7.21%) jQuery
13 7 (6.31%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.91%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.60%) SWIFT
4 2 (1.80%) iPad
5 1 (0.90%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.90%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.90%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.90%) Telematics
5 1 (0.90%) User Experience
5 1 (0.90%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.61%) Linux
2 5 (4.50%) Android
3 3 (2.70%) Windows
4 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (61.26%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (38.74%) TDD
3 34 (30.63%) OO
4 23 (20.72%) Scrum
5 19 (17.12%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (16.22%) SOA
7 17 (15.32%) MVC
7 17 (15.32%) Software Engineering
8 16 (14.41%) Pair Programming
9 15 (13.51%) Software Delivery
10 14 (12.61%) Microservices
11 12 (10.81%) Open Source
11 12 (10.81%) SDLC
12 11 (9.91%) OOP
13 10 (9.01%) Unit Testing
14 8 (7.21%) BDD
15 6 (5.41%) Data Modelling
16 5 (4.50%) Kanban
17 4 (3.60%) Responsive Web Design
17 4 (3.60%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 107 (96.40%) Java
2 40 (36.04%) JavaScript
3 27 (24.32%) SQL
4 18 (16.22%) Scala
5 16 (14.41%) Groovy
6 11 (9.91%) Clojure
7 4 (3.60%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.70%) C#
8 3 (2.70%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.90%) Ruby
9 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (0.90%) DV Cleared
1 1 (0.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.90%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (9.91%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (2.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (6.31%) Puppet
2 2 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.90%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (22.52%) Oracle
2 10 (9.01%) Perforce
3 7 (6.31%) IBM
4 6 (5.41%) Google
4 6 (5.41%) hybris
5 3 (2.70%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.90%) FatWire
6 1 (0.90%) Red Hat
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