The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 80 95 80
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -15
Contract jobs citing Spring 80 69 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.51% 1.65% 1.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.36% 7.02% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 42 44
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £545 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £405
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +56.25%
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
957 983 808
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.07% 23.48% 24.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 677 593 521
Median daily rate £375 £360 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 35 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
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 the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 West

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

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

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Spring
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 3 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
Manchester +10 37 £400 -3.03% 26
Cheshire +5 25 £400 -5.32% 7
Merseyside +4 7 £388 -
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 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 North West region with a requirement for Spring.

1 177 (96.72%) Java
2 117 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (42.62%) Hibernate
4 73 (39.89%) TDD
4 73 (39.89%) JavaScript
5 63 (34.43%) RESTful
6 55 (30.05%) Web Services
7 52 (28.42%) XML
7 52 (28.42%) SOAP
8 51 (27.87%) Scrum
9 47 (25.68%) HTML
9 47 (25.68%) JSON
10 46 (25.14%) Git (software)
11 45 (24.59%) OO
12 44 (24.04%) CSS
13 43 (23.50%) Continuous Integration
14 40 (21.86%) AngularJS
14 40 (21.86%) JUnit
14 40 (21.86%) Finance
15 39 (21.31%) SQL
16 38 (20.77%) Oracle
16 38 (20.77%) Jenkins
17 37 (20.22%) J2EE
17 37 (20.22%) Maven
18 34 (18.58%) REST
18 34 (18.58%) jQuery
19 31 (16.94%) HTML5
19 31 (16.94%) Software Engineering
19 31 (16.94%) Pair Programming
20 30 (16.39%) CSS3

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (9.29%) Tomcat
2 16 (8.74%) WebSphere
3 14 (7.65%) CMS
4 10 (5.46%) JBoss
5 5 (2.73%) Jetty
5 5 (2.73%) nginx
5 5 (2.73%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.73%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (2.19%) Apache
6 4 (2.19%) GlassFish
7 3 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.64%) IIS
8 2 (1.09%) Kentico
8 2 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.09%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (1.64%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.64%) MS Office
2 1 (0.55%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.28%) AMQP
2 5 (2.73%) HTTP
3 3 (1.64%) LDAP
4 2 (1.09%) Internet
5 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.02%) Relational Database
2 21 (11.48%) NoSQL
3 14 (7.65%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (7.10%) MongoDB
5 10 (5.46%) MySQL
6 8 (4.37%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (4.37%) Oracle Database
7 7 (3.83%) RDBMS
7 7 (3.83%) SQL Server
8 6 (3.28%) Redis
9 4 (2.19%) DB2
10 3 (1.64%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.09%) Big Data
11 2 (1.09%) Hazelcast
11 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.55%) Informix
12 1 (0.55%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.55%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 46 (25.14%) Git (software)
2 40 (21.86%) JUnit
3 38 (20.77%) Jenkins
4 37 (20.22%) Maven
5 22 (12.02%) Selenium
6 19 (10.38%) Subversion
7 17 (9.29%) Gradle
8 16 (8.74%) Cucumber
9 14 (7.65%) Eclipse
9 14 (7.65%) JIRA
10 12 (6.56%) Mercurial
11 10 (5.46%) Ant
12 6 (3.28%) TestNG
13 4 (2.19%) Mockito
13 4 (2.19%) SonarQube
14 3 (1.64%) ClearCase
14 3 (1.64%) IntelliJ
14 3 (1.64%) SoapUI
15 2 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 2 (1.09%) Checkstyle
General
1 40 (21.86%) Finance
2 14 (7.65%) Banking
3 3 (1.64%) Music Industry
4 2 (1.09%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.09%) International Banking
5 1 (0.55%) Front Office
5 1 (0.55%) Legal
5 1 (0.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 165 (90.16%) Developer
2 147 (80.33%) Java Developer
3 34 (18.58%) Senior Developer
3 34 (18.58%) Senior Java Developer
4 14 (7.65%) Java Scala Developer
4 14 (7.65%) Scala Developer
5 12 (6.56%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 12 (6.56%) Senior Scala Developer
6 10 (5.46%) Agile Developer
7 9 (4.92%) Agile Java Developer
7 9 (4.92%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (4.37%) J2EE Developer
8 8 (4.37%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 6 (3.28%) XML Developer
10 5 (2.73%) Applications Developer
10 5 (2.73%) Java Applications Developer
10 5 (2.73%) Senior Applications Developer
10 5 (2.73%) Senior Java Applications Developer
10 5 (2.73%) Software Engineer
11 4 (2.19%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (42.62%) Hibernate
2 63 (34.43%) RESTful
3 55 (30.05%) Web Services
4 52 (28.42%) SOAP
4 52 (28.42%) XML
5 47 (25.68%) HTML
5 47 (25.68%) JSON
6 44 (24.04%) CSS
7 40 (21.86%) AngularJS
8 37 (20.22%) J2EE
9 34 (18.58%) jQuery
9 34 (18.58%) REST
10 31 (16.94%) HTML5
11 30 (16.39%) CSS3
12 18 (9.84%) Dropwizard
12 18 (9.84%) WSDL
13 17 (9.29%) Struts
14 16 (8.74%) JDBC
15 15 (8.20%) JPA
16 13 (7.10%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.83%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.09%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.09%) iPad
4 2 (1.09%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.09%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.55%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.55%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.55%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.55%) Telematics
5 1 (0.55%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.55%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.29%) Linux
2 5 (2.73%) Android
2 5 (2.73%) Unix
2 5 (2.73%) Windows
3 3 (1.64%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (39.89%) TDD
3 51 (27.87%) Scrum
4 45 (24.59%) OO
5 43 (23.50%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (16.94%) Pair Programming
6 31 (16.94%) Software Engineering
7 30 (16.39%) Kanban
8 24 (13.11%) SDLC
9 23 (12.57%) MVC
10 20 (10.93%) SOA
11 19 (10.38%) BDD
11 19 (10.38%) E-Commerce
11 19 (10.38%) Web Development
12 17 (9.29%) Microservices
13 16 (8.74%) Configuration Management
13 16 (8.74%) Open Source
13 16 (8.74%) Responsive Web Design
13 16 (8.74%) Software Delivery
13 16 (8.74%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 177 (96.72%) Java
2 73 (39.89%) JavaScript
3 39 (21.31%) SQL
4 19 (10.38%) Scala
5 18 (9.84%) Groovy
6 12 (6.56%) Clojure
7 11 (6.01%) PL/SQL
8 6 (3.28%) C#
9 3 (1.64%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.09%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.09%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.55%) Perl
11 1 (0.55%) PHP
11 1 (0.55%) Ruby
11 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (3.28%) Degree
2 1 (0.55%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.64%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.55%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (6.56%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (1.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (4.92%) Puppet
2 2 (1.09%) Ansible
2 2 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.55%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.55%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (0.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 38 (20.77%) Oracle
2 23 (12.57%) hybris
3 12 (6.56%) IBM
3 12 (6.56%) Perforce
4 11 (6.01%) ATG
5 7 (3.83%) Google
6 3 (1.64%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.09%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.55%) Adobe
8 1 (0.55%) Compuware
8 1 (0.55%) Endeca
8 1 (0.55%) FatWire
8 1 (0.55%) HP
8 1 (0.55%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.55%) Sybase
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Rate: £300 - £340 per day + competitive
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