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 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 79 42 33
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -9
Contract jobs citing Spring 74 116 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.48% 3.82% 4.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.17% 18.83% 16.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 65 76
Median daily rate £356 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.17% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £352 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.00 £47.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+21.27% +34.28%
Spring
UK

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
608 616 798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.35% 20.29% 29.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 336 481
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 7
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £24.90 £18.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £40.00 £78.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Glasgow +5 44 £358 -18.75% 15
Edinburgh -17 28 £350 -11.94% 6
Stirling -4 1 - -
Spring
UK

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Spring.

1 125 (85.62%) Java
2 79 (54.11%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (43.15%) Hibernate
4 58 (39.73%) JUnit
5 53 (36.30%) Continuous Integration
6 48 (32.88%) Eclipse
6 48 (32.88%) TDD
7 46 (31.51%) Maven
8 45 (30.82%) J2EE
9 43 (29.45%) SOAP
9 43 (29.45%) JBoss
10 40 (27.40%) Web Services
11 39 (26.71%) Java EE
12 37 (25.34%) SOA
13 35 (23.97%) SQL
13 35 (23.97%) SDLC
14 33 (22.60%) Oracle
14 33 (22.60%) Banking
15 32 (21.92%) MVC
15 32 (21.92%) Linux
16 31 (21.23%) HTML
16 31 (21.23%) AngularJS
16 31 (21.23%) Relational Database
17 30 (20.55%) XML
17 30 (20.55%) OO
17 30 (20.55%) Subversion
18 29 (19.86%) Microservices
18 29 (19.86%) REST
19 28 (19.18%) Mockito
20 27 (18.49%) jQuery

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 43 (29.45%) JBoss
2 24 (16.44%) Tomcat
3 23 (15.75%) WebSphere
4 20 (13.70%) WebLogic
5 7 (4.79%) Apache
6 6 (4.11%) Node.js
7 5 (3.42%) GeoServer
8 4 (2.74%) Confluence
8 4 (2.74%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (2.74%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (2.05%) ArcGIS
9 3 (2.05%) WebSphere Portal
10 2 (1.37%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.68%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.68%) Liferay
11 1 (0.68%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 3 (2.05%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 3 (2.05%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (2.05%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.37%) SSH
1 2 (1.37%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.37%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.68%) HTTP
2 1 (0.68%) Internet
2 1 (0.68%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (21.23%) Relational Database
2 23 (15.75%) RDBMS
3 18 (12.33%) DB2
4 13 (8.90%) SQL Server
5 11 (7.53%) Oracle Database
6 10 (6.85%) NoSQL
7 5 (3.42%) GIS
7 5 (3.42%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (2.74%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.74%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.05%) Big Data
9 3 (2.05%) MarkLogic
9 3 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.37%) QGIS
10 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.68%) HBase
11 1 (0.68%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 58 (39.73%) JUnit
2 48 (32.88%) Eclipse
3 46 (31.51%) Maven
4 30 (20.55%) Subversion
5 28 (19.18%) Mockito
6 25 (17.12%) Gradle
7 23 (15.75%) Git (software)
8 22 (15.07%) JProfiler
9 18 (12.33%) Bitbucket
10 17 (11.64%) JIRA
11 15 (10.27%) Jenkins
12 10 (6.85%) JBehave
13 7 (4.79%) Ant
13 7 (4.79%) NetBeans
14 6 (4.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (4.11%) Oracle APEX
15 5 (3.42%) Cobertura
15 5 (3.42%) Cucumber
15 5 (3.42%) Selenium
16 4 (2.74%) Oracle Forms
General
1 33 (22.60%) Banking
2 26 (17.81%) Finance
3 14 (9.59%) Front Office
4 10 (6.85%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 130 (89.04%) Developer
2 93 (63.70%) Java Developer
3 16 (10.96%) Senior Developer
3 16 (10.96%) Senior Java Developer
4 15 (10.27%) Portal Developer
5 10 (6.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (4.11%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (4.11%) Web Developer
7 5 (3.42%) Agile Developer
7 5 (3.42%) Agile Java Developer
8 4 (2.74%) Architect
8 4 (2.74%) C++ Developer
8 4 (2.74%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (2.05%) Applications Developer
9 3 (2.05%) GIS Architect
9 3 (2.05%) Java Applications Developer
9 3 (2.05%) WebSphere Developer
9 3 (2.05%) WebSphere Portal Developer
10 2 (1.37%) MongoDB Developer
10 2 (1.37%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (43.15%) Hibernate
2 45 (30.82%) J2EE
3 43 (29.45%) SOAP
4 40 (27.40%) Web Services
5 39 (26.71%) Java EE
6 31 (21.23%) AngularJS
6 31 (21.23%) HTML
7 30 (20.55%) XML
8 29 (19.86%) REST
9 27 (18.49%) jQuery
9 27 (18.49%) Spring MVC
10 25 (17.12%) RESTful
10 25 (17.12%) XSLT
11 24 (16.44%) CSS
11 24 (16.44%) JSF
12 21 (14.38%) Drools
12 21 (14.38%) HTML5
12 21 (14.38%) JMS
13 19 (13.01%) Struts
14 18 (12.33%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.07%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.48%) Equity Derivative
3 6 (4.11%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.11%) Equities
4 4 (2.74%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.05%) DataPower
6 2 (1.37%) Derivative
6 2 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.68%) Clustering
7 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 32 (21.92%) Linux
2 24 (16.44%) Unix
3 6 (4.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (54.11%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (36.30%) Continuous Integration
3 48 (32.88%) TDD
4 37 (25.34%) SOA
5 35 (23.97%) SDLC
6 32 (21.92%) MVC
7 30 (20.55%) OO
8 29 (19.86%) Microservices
9 27 (18.49%) Scrum
10 24 (16.44%) OOD
11 20 (13.70%) Application Performance Monitoring
11 20 (13.70%) Performance Monitoring
12 17 (11.64%) Workflow
13 16 (10.96%) BPMN
13 16 (10.96%) Migration
13 16 (10.96%) Software Engineering
13 16 (10.96%) Web Development
14 15 (10.27%) Open Source
14 15 (10.27%) Responsive Web Design
14 15 (10.27%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 125 (85.62%) Java
2 35 (23.97%) SQL
3 23 (15.75%) JavaScript
4 14 (9.59%) Perl
4 14 (9.59%) Python
5 11 (7.53%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.74%) C++
7 3 (2.05%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.05%) Scala
8 2 (1.37%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.68%) AspectJ
9 1 (0.68%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (3.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.42%) QA
2 2 (1.37%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (4.11%) Docker
2 1 (0.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (3.42%) BladeLogic
2 3 (2.05%) Control-M
3 1 (0.68%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (22.60%) Oracle
2 22 (15.07%) Sybase
3 16 (10.96%) IBM
4 8 (5.48%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.37%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.37%) webMethods
6 1 (0.68%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.68%) Cognos
6 1 (0.68%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.68%) hybris
6 1 (0.68%) MapR
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