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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 15 35 21
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -14
Contract jobs citing Spring 50 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 14.01% 5.29% 3.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.33% 12.26% 15.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 15 6
Median daily rate £475 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £400 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £500 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £370
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +28.57%
Spring
Oxfordshire

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
150 155 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 42.02% 43.18% 23.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 129 30
Median daily rate £400 £400 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +32.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

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 30 August 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Spring.

1 68 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (80.88%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (66.18%) JavaScript
3 45 (66.18%) JUnit
3 45 (66.18%) JSON
3 45 (66.18%) Amazon AWS
4 44 (64.71%) Tomcat
5 39 (57.35%) RESTful
6 38 (55.88%) AngularJS
7 34 (50.00%) Cucumber
8 32 (47.06%) MongoDB
8 32 (47.06%) Maven
9 31 (45.59%) Scrum
9 31 (45.59%) J2EE
10 29 (42.65%) JMS
10 29 (42.65%) Elasticsearch
11 27 (39.71%) Kanban
11 27 (39.71%) SQL
12 26 (38.24%) TDD
12 26 (38.24%) Microsoft Azure
12 26 (38.24%) Mockito
13 25 (36.76%) Cloud Computing
13 25 (36.76%) Web Services
14 23 (33.82%) Jenkins
14 23 (33.82%) Spock
15 22 (32.35%) GitHub
15 22 (32.35%) Couchbase
16 20 (29.41%) JBoss
17 19 (27.94%) XML
17 19 (27.94%) HTML

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 44 (64.71%) Tomcat
2 29 (42.65%) Elasticsearch
3 20 (29.41%) JBoss
4 13 (19.12%) WebLogic
4 13 (19.12%) WebSphere
5 7 (10.29%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (8.82%) Apache Solr
6 6 (8.82%) Oracle Service Bus
6 6 (8.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (4.41%) Apache
7 3 (4.41%) Jetty
7 3 (4.41%) nginx
8 1 (1.47%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 45 (66.18%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (38.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (36.76%) Cloud Computing
4 22 (32.35%) GitHub
5 7 (10.29%) Amazon S3
5 7 (10.29%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.47%) IaaS
7 1 (1.47%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (47.06%) MongoDB
2 22 (32.35%) Couchbase
3 4 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.41%) MySQL
4 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 45 (66.18%) JUnit
2 34 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 32 (47.06%) Maven
4 26 (38.24%) Mockito
5 23 (33.82%) Jenkins
5 23 (33.82%) Spock
6 7 (10.29%) Git (software)
6 7 (10.29%) JIRA
7 5 (7.35%) Talend Open Studio
8 4 (5.88%) Gradle
8 4 (5.88%) Selenium
8 4 (5.88%) Subversion
9 3 (4.41%) GitLab
General
1 15 (22.06%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 60 (88.24%) Developer
2 53 (77.94%) Java Developer
3 16 (23.53%) AWS Developer
4 13 (19.12%) Software Engineer
5 12 (17.65%) Agile Developer
5 12 (17.65%) Agile Java Developer
5 12 (17.65%) Java Engineer
5 12 (17.65%) Java Software Engineer
6 11 (16.18%) Senior Developer
7 9 (13.24%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (10.29%) AWS Engineer
8 7 (10.29%) AWS Software Engineer
8 7 (10.29%) MongoDB Developer
9 6 (8.82%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 6 (8.82%) Java Software Developer
10 5 (7.35%) Integration Developer
11 4 (5.88%) Azure Developer
11 4 (5.88%) Azure Engineer
11 4 (5.88%) Azure Software Engineer
11 4 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (66.18%) JSON
2 39 (57.35%) RESTful
3 38 (55.88%) AngularJS
4 31 (45.59%) J2EE
5 29 (42.65%) JMS
6 25 (36.76%) Web Services
7 19 (27.94%) HTML
7 19 (27.94%) XML
8 15 (22.06%) REST
9 13 (19.12%) HTML5
10 9 (13.24%) Apache Camel
10 9 (13.24%) EJB
11 8 (11.76%) CSS
11 8 (11.76%) Hibernate
11 8 (11.76%) JPA
12 6 (8.82%) SOAP
13 5 (7.35%) Apache CXF
13 5 (7.35%) Oracle Fusion
13 5 (7.35%) XML Schema
14 4 (5.88%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
1 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (80.88%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (45.59%) Scrum
3 27 (39.71%) Kanban
4 26 (38.24%) TDD
5 13 (19.12%) BDD
5 13 (19.12%) Multithreading
5 13 (19.12%) Software Engineering
6 9 (13.24%) Content Enrichment
7 8 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (11.76%) SOA
8 7 (10.29%) Migration
8 7 (10.29%) Web Development
9 6 (8.82%) E-Commerce
10 5 (7.35%) ETL
10 5 (7.35%) Integration Testing
11 4 (5.88%) Build Automation
11 4 (5.88%) Open Source
12 3 (4.41%) Automated Testing
13 2 (2.94%) Pair Programming
13 2 (2.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) Java
2 45 (66.18%) JavaScript
3 27 (39.71%) SQL
4 7 (10.29%) Scala
5 3 (4.41%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.41%) C++
5 3 (4.41%) Python
5 3 (4.41%) Ruby
6 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle
2 5 (7.35%) Talend