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 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 68 65 52
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Contract jobs citing Spring 10 3 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.11% 0.33% 2.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.61% 1.46% 10.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 18
Median daily rate £434 £325 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.46% -5.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £325 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £325 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
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
217 206 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.00% 22.94% 20.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 136 122
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £9.00 - £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%

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 May 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 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 Reading region with a requirement for Spring.

1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (57.69%) Hibernate
4 10 (38.46%) Maven
4 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 10 (38.46%) Web Services
4 10 (38.46%) REST
5 8 (30.77%) CSS
6 7 (26.92%) SOAP
6 7 (26.92%) MVC
6 7 (26.92%) MongoDB
7 6 (23.08%) Gherkin
7 6 (23.08%) DevOps
7 6 (23.08%) Spring MVC
7 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
7 6 (23.08%) Cucumber
7 6 (23.08%) Scrum
7 6 (23.08%) JBoss
7 6 (23.08%) XML
7 6 (23.08%) HTML
8 5 (19.23%) J2EE
8 5 (19.23%) Finance
8 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
8 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (19.23%) JSON
9 4 (15.38%) Ruby
9 4 (15.38%) Selenium
9 4 (15.38%) Grails
9 4 (15.38%) Network Security
9 4 (15.38%) jQuery

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 6 (23.08%) JBoss
2 4 (15.38%) Apache
2 4 (15.38%) Node.js
3 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.85%) Alfresco
4 1 (3.85%) Confluence
4 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) MongoDB
2 4 (15.38%) MySQL
3 3 (11.54%) Apache Hive
3 3 (11.54%) Big Data
3 3 (11.54%) Hadoop
3 3 (11.54%) HBase
4 2 (7.69%) GIS
4 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.85%) Neo4j
5 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Maven
2 6 (23.08%) Cucumber
2 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 4 (15.38%) JUnit
3 4 (15.38%) Selenium
4 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
5 2 (7.69%) Build Forge
5 2 (7.69%) JMeter
5 2 (7.69%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.85%) Ant
6 1 (3.85%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (3.85%) JIRA
6 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Developer
2 14 (53.85%) Java Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce Architect
6 2 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Development Team Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Java Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Java Development Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Java Technical Architect
7 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) Hibernate
2 10 (38.46%) REST
2 10 (38.46%) Web Services
3 8 (30.77%) CSS
4 7 (26.92%) SOAP
5 6 (23.08%) Gherkin
5 6 (23.08%) HTML
5 6 (23.08%) Spring MVC
5 6 (23.08%) XML
6 5 (19.23%) J2EE
6 5 (19.23%) JSON
7 4 (15.38%) Apache Commons
7 4 (15.38%) Grails
7 4 (15.38%) jQuery
7 4 (15.38%) RESTful
7 4 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (15.38%) Struts
7 4 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (11.54%) JSP
9 2 (7.69%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) AIX
2 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
2 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (26.92%) MVC
3 6 (23.08%) DevOps
3 6 (23.08%) Scrum
4 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (15.38%) Project Management
5 4 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (15.38%) SDLC
5 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 3 (11.54%) BDD
6 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
6 3 (11.54%) Kanban
6 3 (11.54%) People Management
6 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.54%) TDD
7 2 (7.69%) Functional Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Open Source
7 2 (7.69%) User Stories
8 1 (3.85%) Data Virtualisation
8 1 (3.85%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 4 (15.38%) Ruby
4 2 (7.69%) Python
4 2 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (3.85%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) ATG
1 4 (15.38%) hybris
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Adobe