The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 58 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing Spring 10 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.50% 2.41% 2.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.41% 9.22% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 16
Median daily rate £355 £325 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -11.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £375 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.75 £55.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.72% +52.77%
Spring
Buckinghamshire

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 Milton Keynes region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
156 206 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 23.35% 26.08% 21.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 128 111
Median daily rate £338 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £445 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Spring.

1 44 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (61.36%) J2EE
3 25 (56.82%) JavaScript
3 25 (56.82%) Hibernate
4 23 (52.27%) JSP
5 20 (45.45%) Struts
6 19 (43.18%) HTML
6 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (40.91%) Oracle
8 16 (36.36%) XML
9 15 (34.09%) Servlets
10 14 (31.82%) CSS
10 14 (31.82%) OO
11 12 (27.27%) Web Services
12 11 (25.00%) JDBC
12 11 (25.00%) Scrum
12 11 (25.00%) JMS
13 10 (22.73%) JUnit
13 10 (22.73%) DHTML
13 10 (22.73%) OOA/OOD
13 10 (22.73%) Eclipse
13 10 (22.73%) HTTP
13 10 (22.73%) TCP/IP
13 10 (22.73%) Use Case
13 10 (22.73%) Unit Testing
13 10 (22.73%) Open Source
13 10 (22.73%) Software Architecture
14 9 (20.45%) WebSphere
14 9 (20.45%) Degree
15 7 (15.91%) Selenium

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 9 (20.45%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.82%) Node.js
3 2 (4.55%) JBoss
3 2 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) HTTP
1 10 (22.73%) TCP/IP
2 5 (11.36%) Internet
3 2 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) DB2
2 5 (11.36%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Eclipse
1 10 (22.73%) JUnit
2 7 (15.91%) Maven
2 7 (15.91%) Selenium
3 1 (2.27%) Ant
3 1 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.27%) Gradle
3 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Automotive
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (81.82%) Developer
2 34 (77.27%) Java Developer
3 17 (38.64%) Senior Developer
3 17 (38.64%) Senior Java Developer
4 16 (36.36%) J2EE Developer
4 16 (36.36%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 12 (27.27%) JavaScript Developer
6 10 (22.73%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 8 (18.18%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 8 (18.18%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 7 (15.91%) Architect
8 7 (15.91%) Java Architect
9 4 (9.09%) Senior Architect
9 4 (9.09%) Senior Java Architect
10 3 (6.82%) Java Team Leader
10 3 (6.82%) Team Leader
11 2 (4.55%) Analyst
11 2 (4.55%) Java Technical Architect
11 2 (4.55%) Lead Developer
11 2 (4.55%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (61.36%) J2EE
2 25 (56.82%) Hibernate
3 23 (52.27%) JSP
4 20 (45.45%) Struts
5 19 (43.18%) HTML
6 16 (36.36%) XML
7 15 (34.09%) Servlets
8 14 (31.82%) CSS
9 12 (27.27%) Web Services
10 11 (25.00%) JDBC
10 11 (25.00%) JMS
11 10 (22.73%) DHTML
12 7 (15.91%) Middleware
13 6 (13.64%) Java EE
13 6 (13.64%) SOAP
14 5 (11.36%) jQuery
14 5 (11.36%) RESTful
14 5 (11.36%) XSLT
15 4 (9.09%) WSDL
16 2 (4.55%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Ergonomics
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Unix
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.82%) OO
3 11 (25.00%) Scrum
4 10 (22.73%) OOA/OOD
4 10 (22.73%) Open Source
4 10 (22.73%) Software Architecture
4 10 (22.73%) Unit Testing
4 10 (22.73%) Use Case
5 7 (15.91%) Validation
6 6 (13.64%) TDD
7 5 (11.36%) SOA
7 5 (11.36%) Waterfall
8 4 (9.09%) Pair Programming
9 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.55%) Domain-Driven Design
10 2 (4.55%) EAI
10 2 (4.55%) Microservices
10 2 (4.55%) People Management
10 2 (4.55%) Quality Management
10 2 (4.55%) UML
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (56.82%) JavaScript
3 6 (13.64%) SQL
4 1 (2.27%) C#
4 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Degree
2 7 (15.91%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (40.91%) Oracle
2 7 (15.91%) Sun
3 1 (2.27%) Atlassian