The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 12 31 35
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +4
Contract jobs citing Spring 29 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 8.84% 4.41% 1.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.48% 11.43% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 4
Median daily rate £525 £426 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.16% +2.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £401 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £541 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £57.00 £40.75
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +39.87%

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 Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
129 105 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 39.33% 38.60% 27.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 88 65
Median daily rate £485 £413 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.57% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+181.25% +10.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford 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 Oxford

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Spring.

1 66 (98.51%) Java
2 57 (85.07%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (59.70%) Maven
4 37 (55.22%) JUnit
5 35 (52.24%) TDD
6 33 (49.25%) JBoss
7 32 (47.76%) Scrum
8 31 (46.27%) Java EE
9 30 (44.78%) SQL
10 27 (40.30%) WebSphere
11 26 (38.81%) Mockito
11 26 (38.81%) Publishing
12 25 (37.31%) Cucumber
13 24 (35.82%) BPMN
13 24 (35.82%) BPEL
14 23 (34.33%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (34.33%) Jenkins
15 22 (32.84%) RESTful
15 22 (32.84%) Web Services
16 21 (31.34%) DevOps
17 20 (29.85%) Unit Testing
17 20 (29.85%) Migration
18 19 (28.36%) JavaScript
18 19 (28.36%) Tomcat
18 19 (28.36%) Software Engineering
18 19 (28.36%) GitHub
19 18 (26.87%) Amazon AWS
19 18 (26.87%) WebSphere Application Server
19 18 (26.87%) Pair Programming
20 17 (25.37%) WebSphere Process Server

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 33 (49.25%) JBoss
2 27 (40.30%) WebSphere
3 19 (28.36%) Tomcat
4 18 (26.87%) WebSphere Application Server
5 17 (25.37%) WebSphere Process Server
6 11 (16.42%) Alfresco
6 11 (16.42%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (13.43%) nginx
8 7 (10.45%) Apache
9 6 (8.96%) Apache Solr
10 5 (7.46%) Jetty
11 4 (5.97%) WebLogic
12 2 (2.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (1.49%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 19 (28.36%) GitHub
2 18 (26.87%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (8.96%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (4.48%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (4.48%) Amazon S3
4 3 (4.48%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) MongoDB
2 7 (10.45%) NoSQL
2 7 (10.45%) Oracle Database
3 6 (8.96%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.99%) Big Data
5 1 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.49%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 40 (59.70%) Maven
2 37 (55.22%) JUnit
3 26 (38.81%) Mockito
4 25 (37.31%) Cucumber
5 23 (34.33%) Jenkins
6 10 (14.93%) Selenium
7 9 (13.43%) Git (software)
8 7 (10.45%) Gradle
9 6 (8.96%) Subversion
10 4 (5.97%) Ant
10 4 (5.97%) JIRA
11 2 (2.99%) GitLab
12 1 (1.49%) Babel
12 1 (1.49%) Bitbucket
12 1 (1.49%) Spock
12 1 (1.49%) Talend Open Studio
12 1 (1.49%) Travis CI
12 1 (1.49%) webpack
General
1 26 (38.81%) Publishing
2 1 (1.49%) Banking
2 1 (1.49%) Finance
Job Titles
1 60 (89.55%) Developer
2 44 (65.67%) Java Developer
3 21 (31.34%) Java Engineer
4 19 (28.36%) Software Engineer
5 18 (26.87%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 18 (26.87%) Java Software Developer
5 18 (26.87%) Java Software Engineer
6 13 (19.40%) Software Developer
7 11 (16.42%) AWS Developer
8 10 (14.93%) Agile Developer
8 10 (14.93%) Agile Java Developer
9 8 (11.94%) AWS Engineer
9 8 (11.94%) Senior Developer
9 8 (11.94%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (10.45%) AWS Software Engineer
11 5 (7.46%) JavaScript Developer
12 4 (5.97%) E-Commerce Developer
12 4 (5.97%) MongoDB Developer
13 3 (4.48%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 3 (4.48%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (46.27%) Java EE
2 22 (32.84%) RESTful
2 22 (32.84%) Web Services
3 15 (22.39%) Hibernate
4 14 (20.90%) AngularJS
4 14 (20.90%) HTML
5 11 (16.42%) JMS
5 11 (16.42%) JSON
5 11 (16.42%) Spring MVC
6 10 (14.93%) J2EE
6 10 (14.93%) REST
6 10 (14.93%) SOAP
6 10 (14.93%) Spring Security
7 9 (13.43%) HTML5
7 9 (13.43%) JSF
7 9 (13.43%) XML
8 8 (11.94%) CSS
9 7 (10.45%) EJB
9 7 (10.45%) Spring Boot
10 6 (8.96%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.49%) Semantic Web
1 1 (1.49%) User Experience
1 1 (1.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (85.07%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (52.24%) TDD
3 32 (47.76%) Scrum
4 24 (35.82%) BPEL
4 24 (35.82%) BPMN
5 23 (34.33%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (31.34%) DevOps
7 20 (29.85%) Migration
7 20 (29.85%) Unit Testing
8 19 (28.36%) Software Engineering
9 18 (26.87%) Pair Programming
10 11 (16.42%) MVC
11 8 (11.94%) E-Commerce
12 6 (8.96%) BDD
12 6 (8.96%) Build Automation
12 6 (8.96%) Open Source
13 5 (7.46%) Content Enrichment
13 5 (7.46%) Process Improvement
13 5 (7.46%) Waterfall
14 4 (5.97%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 66 (98.51%) Java
2 30 (44.78%) SQL
3 19 (28.36%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.46%) Bash Shell
4 5 (7.46%) C++
4 5 (7.46%) Python
4 5 (7.46%) Ruby
4 5 (7.46%) Scala
5 4 (5.97%) XPath
6 1 (1.49%) ES6
6 1 (1.49%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.49%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Ansible
1 2 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.99%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (16.42%) Oracle
2 1 (1.49%) IBM
2 1 (1.49%) PayPal
2 1 (1.49%) Talend