The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank - 23 20
Contract jobs citing Spring 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 1.00% 1.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.44% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.75 £55.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-7.72% +54.92%
Spring
UK

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 Northern Ireland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
22 41 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 22.45% 41.00% 44.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 6
Median daily rate £385 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £32.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.81% +88.23%
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 Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Spring
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 28 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Spring.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Spring MVC
2 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) AngularJS
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (12.50%) Spring Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (12.50%) Subversion
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
4 1 (12.50%) JSP
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) Guidewire

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) AngularJS
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) Spring MVC
2 2 (25.00%) RESTful
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) JSP
3 1 (12.50%) Spring Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Guidewire
1 1 (12.50%) SAP