The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
UK / Scotland
Rank 51 59 39
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Contract jobs citing Spring 55 73 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.28% 2.86% 3.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 11.27% 15.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 49 58
Median daily rate £375 £380 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -6.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £56.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +20.43%

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
495 648 661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 29.52% 25.42% 25.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 370 371
Median daily rate £365 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 6
Median hourly rate £52.00 £22.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.11% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.32 £21.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £34.00 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +8 36 £394 +5.00% 13
Glasgow +19 17 £363 +36.79% 3
West Lothian -2 6 - -
Spring
UK

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Spring.

1 110 (98.21%) Java
2 74 (66.07%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (36.61%) TDD
4 40 (35.71%) Scrum
5 38 (33.93%) Hibernate
6 37 (33.04%) SQL
7 36 (32.14%) Linux
8 35 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
9 32 (28.57%) AngularJS
10 31 (27.68%) Finance
11 29 (25.89%) Relational Database
12 27 (24.11%) Web Services
13 26 (23.21%) HTML
13 26 (23.21%) Maven
14 23 (20.54%) Jenkins
15 22 (19.64%) OO
16 21 (18.75%) Oracle
16 21 (18.75%) Unix
16 21 (18.75%) Subversion
16 21 (18.75%) REST
16 21 (18.75%) Microservices
16 21 (18.75%) BDD
17 20 (17.86%) RESTful
18 19 (16.96%) JUnit
18 19 (16.96%) J2EE
19 18 (16.07%) CSS
20 17 (15.18%) DB2
20 17 (15.18%) NoSQL
21 16 (14.29%) Test Automation
21 16 (14.29%) JavaScript

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 15 (13.39%) Tomcat
2 11 (9.82%) Apache
3 10 (8.93%) JBoss
4 5 (4.46%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (2.68%) CMS
5 3 (2.68%) GlassFish
5 3 (2.68%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.79%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.89%) Confluence
7 1 (0.89%) GeoServer
Business Applications
1 5 (4.46%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (3.57%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.68%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.89%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.89%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.89%) Relational Database
2 17 (15.18%) DB2
2 17 (15.18%) NoSQL
3 13 (11.61%) RDBMS
4 9 (8.04%) MongoDB
5 8 (7.14%) Oracle Database
6 6 (5.36%) MySQL
6 6 (5.36%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (5.36%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (4.46%) MarkLogic
8 4 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.79%) Spatial Data
9 2 (1.79%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.89%) GIS
10 1 (0.89%) HSQLDB
10 1 (0.89%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 26 (23.21%) Maven
2 23 (20.54%) Jenkins
3 21 (18.75%) Subversion
4 19 (16.96%) JUnit
5 15 (13.39%) Git (software)
6 13 (11.61%) Gradle
7 12 (10.71%) Cucumber
7 12 (10.71%) Selenium
8 9 (8.04%) JIRA
9 7 (6.25%) Eclipse
10 6 (5.36%) Ant
11 4 (3.57%) Bitbucket
11 4 (3.57%) Mockito
12 3 (2.68%) Hudson
12 3 (2.68%) JBehave
13 2 (1.79%) Concordion
13 2 (1.79%) Grunt
13 2 (1.79%) IntelliJ
14 1 (0.89%) GitLab
14 1 (0.89%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 31 (27.68%) Finance
2 16 (14.29%) Banking
3 4 (3.57%) Front Office
4 3 (2.68%) Law
4 3 (2.68%) Publishing
5 2 (1.79%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 100 (89.29%) Developer
2 91 (81.25%) Java Developer
3 14 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 12 (10.71%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (4.46%) Agile Developer
5 5 (4.46%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (3.57%) Test Automation Engineer
6 4 (3.57%) Test Engineer
7 3 (2.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (2.68%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (2.68%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (2.68%) Junior
7 3 (2.68%) Junior Developer
7 3 (2.68%) Junior Java Developer
7 3 (2.68%) Scala Developer
7 3 (2.68%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 3 (2.68%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (2.68%) Senior Test Engineer
7 3 (2.68%) Software Developer
7 3 (2.68%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (33.93%) Hibernate
2 32 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 27 (24.11%) Web Services
4 26 (23.21%) HTML
5 21 (18.75%) REST
6 20 (17.86%) RESTful
7 19 (16.96%) J2EE
8 18 (16.07%) CSS
9 16 (14.29%) SOAP
10 15 (13.39%) HTML5
11 13 (11.61%) JMS
12 12 (10.71%) JSON
13 11 (9.82%) XML
14 10 (8.93%) Spring Boot
15 8 (7.14%) J2SE
15 8 (7.14%) Java EE
16 7 (6.25%) CSS3
16 7 (6.25%) Spring Integration
17 6 (5.36%) Middleware
17 6 (5.36%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.57%) Equity Derivative
4 4 (3.57%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.68%) DataPower
5 3 (2.68%) Equities
5 3 (2.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.68%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.68%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.79%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.79%) Derivative
6 2 (1.79%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.89%) User Experience
7 1 (0.89%) W3C
7 1 (0.89%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 36 (32.14%) Linux
2 21 (18.75%) Unix
3 6 (5.36%) Windows
4 4 (3.57%) Android
4 4 (3.57%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (66.07%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (36.61%) TDD
3 40 (35.71%) Scrum
4 35 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (19.64%) OO
6 21 (18.75%) BDD
6 21 (18.75%) Microservices
7 16 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 16 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 14 (12.50%) SOA
9 12 (10.71%) DevOps
10 11 (9.82%) OOA/OOD
11 10 (8.93%) Multithreading
11 10 (8.93%) OOD
11 10 (8.93%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (8.93%) User Stories
12 9 (8.04%) Automated Testing
12 9 (8.04%) Open Source
13 8 (7.14%) Workflow
14 7 (6.25%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 110 (98.21%) Java
2 37 (33.04%) SQL
3 16 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 9 (8.04%) Perl
4 9 (8.04%) Python
5 5 (4.46%) Scala
6 4 (3.57%) ES6
6 4 (3.57%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.68%) Ruby
7 3 (2.68%) VBA
7 3 (2.68%) XPath
7 3 (2.68%) XQuery
8 2 (1.79%) Groovy
8 2 (1.79%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.79%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (6.25%) Degree
2 6 (5.36%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.68%) Dodd-Frank
1 3 (2.68%) QA
2 1 (0.89%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (8.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (7.14%) Puppet
2 2 (1.79%) Ansible
3 1 (0.89%) Kibana
3 1 (0.89%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 21 (18.75%) Oracle
2 12 (10.71%) Sybase
3 6 (5.36%) IBM
4 3 (2.68%) Perforce
5 2 (1.79%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.79%) Reuters
6 1 (0.89%) OpenText
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago