The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 53 54 60
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing Spring 12 23 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.57% 2.37% 1.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.23% 8.95% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 5
Median daily rate £435 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +3.57%
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
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
166 257 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 21.76% 26.49% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 200 101
Median daily rate £375 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £19.61 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.05% -7.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Reading region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 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 Reading region with a requirement for Spring.

1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (54.55%) Hibernate
4 11 (50.00%) JBoss
5 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
5 9 (40.91%) Web Services
6 8 (36.36%) Oracle
6 8 (36.36%) Scrum
6 8 (36.36%) Finance
7 7 (31.82%) TDD
7 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (31.82%) REST
8 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
8 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
8 6 (27.27%) Spring MVC
8 6 (27.27%) Maven
8 6 (27.27%) MVC
8 6 (27.27%) JUnit
8 6 (27.27%) SOAP
8 6 (27.27%) Struts
8 6 (27.27%) HTML
8 6 (27.27%) CSS
9 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (22.73%) Project Management
9 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
9 5 (22.73%) RESTful
9 5 (22.73%) DevOps
10 4 (18.18%) SDLC
10 4 (18.18%) TeamCity
10 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (50.00%) JBoss
2 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.09%) Apache
3 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark
4 1 (4.55%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.55%) GemFire
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Spatial
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) GitHub
1 1 (4.55%) OpenShift
1 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Network Security
1 2 (9.09%) PuTTY
2 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) GIS
2 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) Hazelcast
3 1 (4.55%) HBase
3 1 (4.55%) Neo4j
3 1 (4.55%) OLTP
3 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.55%) Redis
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
1 6 (27.27%) JUnit
1 6 (27.27%) Maven
2 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
3 4 (18.18%) Eclipse
3 4 (18.18%) TeamCity
4 3 (13.64%) JMeter
4 3 (13.64%) SoapUI
4 3 (13.64%) Subversion
5 2 (9.09%) Gradle
5 2 (9.09%) Mockito
5 2 (9.09%) Toad
6 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (4.55%) DbUnit
6 1 (4.55%) FitNesse
6 1 (4.55%) IntelliJ
6 1 (4.55%) JBehave
6 1 (4.55%) jMock
6 1 (4.55%) NetBeans
6 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Games
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Technical Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Team Leader
5 3 (13.64%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Leader
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Team Leader
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Java Team Leader
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Development Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Games Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Integration Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Java Development Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) Hibernate
2 9 (40.91%) Web Services
3 7 (31.82%) REST
4 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
4 6 (27.27%) CSS
4 6 (27.27%) HTML
4 6 (27.27%) SOAP
4 6 (27.27%) Spring MVC
4 6 (27.27%) Struts
5 5 (22.73%) RESTful
6 3 (13.64%) EJB
6 3 (13.64%) Java EE
6 3 (13.64%) JSP
6 3 (13.64%) OpenLayers
6 3 (13.64%) Spring Boot
7 2 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (9.09%) Apache Camel
7 2 (9.09%) J2EE
7 2 (9.09%) jQuery
7 2 (9.09%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Scrum
3 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (31.82%) TDD
4 6 (27.27%) MVC
5 5 (22.73%) DevOps
5 5 (22.73%) Project Management
5 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (18.18%) SDLC
6 4 (18.18%) SOA
7 3 (13.64%) BDD
7 3 (13.64%) User Stories
8 2 (9.09%) Kanban
8 2 (9.09%) OO
8 2 (9.09%) Open Source
8 2 (9.09%) People Management
8 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 2 (9.09%) Web Development
9 1 (4.55%) Refactoring
9 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.64%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) Scala
4 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
1 1 (4.55%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat