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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 92 37 36
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -1
Contract jobs citing Spring 15 31 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.08% 3.87% 3.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.81% 15.20% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 22 14
Median daily rate £380 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £301 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.75 £55.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-7.72% +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
258 204 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 18.52% 25.44% 23.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 127 91
Median daily rate £350 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 2
Median hourly rate £26.00 £16.16 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.89% -55.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -58 14 £380 -4.40% 6
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 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 North East region with a requirement for Spring.

1 46 (93.88%) Java
2 34 (69.39%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (65.31%) HTML
4 28 (57.14%) CSS
5 23 (46.94%) Hibernate
6 22 (44.90%) JavaScript
7 18 (36.73%) Scrum
8 17 (34.69%) JSON
8 17 (34.69%) RESTful
9 15 (30.61%) jQuery
9 15 (30.61%) TDD
9 15 (30.61%) Oracle
9 15 (30.61%) HTML5
9 15 (30.61%) AngularJS
10 14 (28.57%) MVC
11 13 (26.53%) Open Source
12 12 (24.49%) MongoDB
13 11 (22.45%) REST
13 11 (22.45%) Scala
13 11 (22.45%) Tomcat
14 10 (20.41%) XML
14 10 (20.41%) Linux
14 10 (20.41%) JPA
15 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (18.37%) Ajax
15 9 (18.37%) SOA
15 9 (18.37%) NoSQL
15 9 (18.37%) Jenkins
15 9 (18.37%) Microservices
16 8 (16.33%) Backbone.js

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 (22.45%) Tomcat
2 7 (14.29%) Confluence
3 4 (8.16%) WebLogic
4 3 (6.12%) Node.js
5 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.04%) CMS
5 1 (2.04%) nginx
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Service Bus
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) HTTP
1 2 (4.08%) LDAP
2 1 (2.04%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) MongoDB
2 9 (18.37%) NoSQL
3 7 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
5 4 (8.16%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (8.16%) MySQL
6 2 (4.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (4.08%) Big Data
6 2 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.04%) Neo4j
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Jenkins
2 8 (16.33%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.33%) JUnit
3 6 (12.24%) JIRA
3 6 (12.24%) Selenium
4 5 (10.20%) Cucumber
5 4 (8.16%) Maven
6 3 (6.12%) Mercurial
6 3 (6.12%) Subversion
7 2 (4.08%) JMeter
8 1 (2.04%) Burp Suite
8 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.04%) Grunt
8 1 (2.04%) Mockito
8 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
8 1 (2.04%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (71.43%) Developer
2 30 (61.22%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.24%) Architect
4 5 (10.20%) Agile Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Lead Architect
5 4 (8.16%) Scala Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Technical Architect
5 4 (8.16%) Technical Leader
6 3 (6.12%) Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) Java Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Java Scala Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Java Scala Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Scala Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (65.31%) HTML
2 28 (57.14%) CSS
3 23 (46.94%) Hibernate
4 17 (34.69%) JSON
4 17 (34.69%) RESTful
5 15 (30.61%) AngularJS
5 15 (30.61%) HTML5
5 15 (30.61%) jQuery
6 11 (22.45%) REST
7 10 (20.41%) JPA
7 10 (20.41%) XML
8 9 (18.37%) Ajax
9 8 (16.33%) Backbone.js
9 8 (16.33%) Spring MVC
10 7 (14.29%) SOAP
11 6 (12.24%) CSS3
11 6 (12.24%) Django
11 6 (12.24%) Web Services
12 5 (10.20%) Play Framework
13 4 (8.16%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.12%) Social Media
3 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Unix
3 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (69.39%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.73%) Scrum
3 15 (30.61%) TDD
4 14 (28.57%) MVC
5 13 (26.53%) Open Source
6 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (18.37%) Microservices
6 9 (18.37%) SOA
7 7 (14.29%) BDD
7 7 (14.29%) Kanban
8 6 (12.24%) OO
8 6 (12.24%) OOP
9 5 (10.20%) Dashboard Development
10 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
10 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
10 4 (8.16%) OWASP
10 4 (8.16%) Web Development
11 3 (6.12%) Business Analysis
11 3 (6.12%) DevOps
11 3 (6.12%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 46 (93.88%) Java
2 22 (44.90%) JavaScript
3 11 (22.45%) Scala
4 7 (14.29%) Python
5 6 (12.24%) Ruby
6 5 (10.20%) C#
7 3 (6.12%) C++
7 3 (6.12%) Clojure
7 3 (6.12%) Groovy
8 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.04%) SQL
8 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.04%) XPath
8 1 (2.04%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) WAI
2 1 (2.04%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Docker
1 1 (2.04%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (8.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Oracle
2 2 (4.08%) Google
2 2 (4.08%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.04%) IBM