The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 93 48 31
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -17
Contract jobs citing Spring 22 34 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.48% 3.61% 4.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.33% 13.55% 20.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 17
Median daily rate £410 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £333 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £117.50 £55.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+113.63% +54.92%
Spring
England

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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
300 251 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 20.22% 26.65% 23.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 151 78
Median daily rate £370 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £364
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 £16.16 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.36% -55.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the North East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Spring across the North East region.

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Spring
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Tyne and Wear -57 22 £410 -8.88% 3
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 North East region with a requirement for Spring.

1 33 (94.29%) Java
2 21 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (45.71%) Linux
4 14 (40.00%) HTML
4 14 (40.00%) Scrum
5 13 (37.14%) CSS
6 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
6 12 (34.29%) HTML5
7 11 (31.43%) OpenID
7 11 (31.43%) OAuth2
7 11 (31.43%) OAuth
7 11 (31.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (31.43%) RESTful
7 11 (31.43%) TIBCO
7 11 (31.43%) WebLogic
7 11 (31.43%) LDAP
7 11 (31.43%) Banking
7 11 (31.43%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (28.57%) Hibernate
8 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 10 (28.57%) Open Source
9 9 (25.71%) CSS3
9 9 (25.71%) Scala
9 9 (25.71%) TDD
10 8 (22.86%) MVC
10 8 (22.86%) SOA
10 8 (22.86%) Integration Testing
10 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (22.86%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 7 (20.00%) Microservices

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 11 (31.43%) WebLogic
2 4 (11.43%) Confluence
3 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.86%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) LDAP
2 2 (5.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) MongoDB
2 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.71%) MySQL
4 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.86%) Big Data
5 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 7 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (14.29%) JUnit
3 5 (14.29%) Mercurial
4 3 (8.57%) JIRA
4 3 (8.57%) Maven
4 3 (8.57%) Selenium
5 2 (5.71%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.71%) Subversion
6 1 (2.86%) Burp Suite
6 1 (2.86%) Grunt
6 1 (2.86%) JMeter
6 1 (2.86%) Mockito
6 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (31.43%) Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Developer
2 14 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 11 (31.43%) Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) Java Scala Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Scala Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Java Scala Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Scala Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Java Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (5.71%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) HTML
2 13 (37.14%) CSS
3 12 (34.29%) HTML5
4 11 (31.43%) OAuth
4 11 (31.43%) OAuth2
4 11 (31.43%) OpenID
4 11 (31.43%) RESTful
5 10 (28.57%) Hibernate
6 9 (25.71%) CSS3
7 7 (20.00%) Ajax
8 6 (17.14%) REST
8 6 (17.14%) Spring MVC
9 5 (14.29%) jQuery
10 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
10 4 (11.43%) JSON
11 3 (8.57%) Backbone.js
11 3 (8.57%) Django
11 3 (8.57%) Node.js
11 3 (8.57%) Spring Boot
12 2 (5.71%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Linux
2 11 (31.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (40.00%) Scrum
3 10 (28.57%) Open Source
4 9 (25.71%) TDD
5 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (22.86%) Integration Testing
5 8 (22.86%) MVC
5 8 (22.86%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 8 (22.86%) SOA
6 7 (20.00%) Microservices
7 6 (17.14%) OO
8 5 (14.29%) OOP
8 5 (14.29%) Pair Programming
8 5 (14.29%) Software Delivery
9 4 (11.43%) OWASP
9 4 (11.43%) Web Development
10 3 (8.57%) BDD
10 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
10 3 (8.57%) Dashboard Development
11 2 (5.71%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (94.29%) Java
2 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.71%) Scala
4 5 (14.29%) C#
4 5 (14.29%) Clojure
4 5 (14.29%) Groovy
5 4 (11.43%) Python
6 3 (8.57%) C++
6 3 (8.57%) Ruby
7 1 (2.86%) SQL
7 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
2 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) WAI
2 1 (2.86%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (5.71%) Docker
3 1 (2.86%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) TIBCO
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) Google