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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 79 48 38
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -10
Contract jobs citing Spring 75 99 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.59% 3.31% 4.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.80% 15.89% 13.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 55 65
Median daily rate £373 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.87% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £343 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £500 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +6.00%
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
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
586 623 771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.21% 20.83% 29.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 313 489
Median daily rate £350 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 6
Median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +21.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 29 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 29 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 +1 44 £375 -14.77% 15
Edinburgh -7 28 £370 -4.51% 4
West Lothian +5 2 £423 +10.81% 1
Spring
UK

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 128 (86.49%) Java
2 82 (55.41%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (41.89%) Hibernate
4 61 (41.22%) JUnit
5 49 (33.11%) Continuous Integration
6 48 (32.43%) Maven
7 45 (30.41%) TDD
8 44 (29.73%) J2EE
8 44 (29.73%) Web Services
8 44 (29.73%) JBoss
8 44 (29.73%) Eclipse
9 43 (29.05%) SOAP
10 38 (25.68%) SQL
10 38 (25.68%) OO
11 36 (24.32%) Java EE
11 36 (24.32%) SDLC
12 35 (23.65%) Relational Database
13 34 (22.97%) Oracle
13 34 (22.97%) Linux
14 33 (22.30%) HTML
14 33 (22.30%) OOD
14 33 (22.30%) SOA
15 32 (21.62%) Banking
15 32 (21.62%) AngularJS
16 30 (20.27%) RESTful
16 30 (20.27%) Subversion
17 29 (19.59%) MVC
17 29 (19.59%) RDBMS
17 29 (19.59%) XML
17 29 (19.59%) Analytical Skills

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 44 (29.73%) JBoss
2 24 (16.22%) Tomcat
2 24 (16.22%) WebSphere
3 19 (12.84%) WebLogic
4 8 (5.41%) Apache
5 6 (4.05%) Node.js
6 5 (3.38%) Confluence
6 5 (3.38%) GeoServer
6 5 (3.38%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (2.70%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (2.03%) ArcGIS
8 3 (2.03%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (0.68%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.68%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 4 (2.70%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.03%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 3 (2.03%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.03%) Wireshark
2 2 (1.35%) LDAP
3 1 (0.68%) HTTP
3 1 (0.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (23.65%) Relational Database
2 29 (19.59%) RDBMS
3 24 (16.22%) DB2
4 13 (8.78%) SQL Server
5 12 (8.11%) Oracle Database
6 11 (7.43%) NoSQL
7 5 (3.38%) GIS
7 5 (3.38%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (2.70%) MarkLogic
8 4 (2.70%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.03%) Big Data
9 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.35%) QGIS
11 1 (0.68%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 61 (41.22%) JUnit
2 48 (32.43%) Maven
3 44 (29.73%) Eclipse
4 30 (20.27%) Subversion
5 25 (16.89%) Mockito
6 23 (15.54%) Git (software)
6 23 (15.54%) Gradle
7 19 (12.84%) JIRA
8 18 (12.16%) Bitbucket
9 17 (11.49%) JProfiler
10 12 (8.11%) Jenkins
11 10 (6.76%) JBehave
12 7 (4.73%) Ant
12 7 (4.73%) NetBeans
13 6 (4.05%) Oracle APEX
14 5 (3.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 5 (3.38%) Cobertura
14 5 (3.38%) Cucumber
14 5 (3.38%) Selenium
15 4 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 32 (21.62%) Banking
2 28 (18.92%) Finance
3 18 (12.16%) Front Office
4 12 (8.11%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 134 (90.54%) Developer
2 97 (65.54%) Java Developer
3 15 (10.14%) Portal Developer
4 14 (9.46%) Senior Developer
4 14 (9.46%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (7.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (4.05%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (3.38%) Web Developer
8 4 (2.70%) Architect
8 4 (2.70%) C++ Developer
8 4 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (2.03%) Agile Java Developer
9 3 (2.03%) Applications Developer
9 3 (2.03%) Consultant
9 3 (2.03%) J2EE Developer
9 3 (2.03%) Java Applications Developer
9 3 (2.03%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (2.03%) Middleware Consultant
9 3 (2.03%) WebSphere Developer
9 3 (2.03%) WebSphere Portal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (41.89%) Hibernate
2 44 (29.73%) J2EE
2 44 (29.73%) Web Services
3 43 (29.05%) SOAP
4 36 (24.32%) Java EE
5 33 (22.30%) HTML
6 32 (21.62%) AngularJS
7 30 (20.27%) RESTful
8 29 (19.59%) XML
9 28 (18.92%) REST
10 27 (18.24%) jQuery
11 26 (17.57%) JMS
12 25 (16.89%) CSS
12 25 (16.89%) Drools
13 24 (16.22%) J2SE
13 24 (16.22%) JSF
13 24 (16.22%) Spring MVC
14 23 (15.54%) HTML5
15 22 (14.86%) XSLT
16 21 (14.19%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.59%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.08%) Equity Derivative
3 8 (5.41%) Equities
4 7 (4.73%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.38%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.70%) Fixed Income
7 3 (2.03%) DataPower
8 2 (1.35%) Derivative
8 2 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.35%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.68%) Clustering
9 1 (0.68%) iPad
9 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (22.97%) Linux
2 28 (18.92%) Unix
3 7 (4.73%) Windows
4 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (55.41%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (33.11%) Continuous Integration
3 45 (30.41%) TDD
4 38 (25.68%) OO
5 36 (24.32%) SDLC
6 33 (22.30%) OOD
6 33 (22.30%) SOA
7 29 (19.59%) Microservices
7 29 (19.59%) MVC
8 24 (16.22%) Scrum
9 20 (13.51%) Open Source
10 19 (12.84%) Software Engineering
10 19 (12.84%) Workflow
11 18 (12.16%) BPMN
12 16 (10.81%) Application Performance Monitoring
12 16 (10.81%) Migration
12 16 (10.81%) Performance Monitoring
13 15 (10.14%) Responsive Web Design
13 15 (10.14%) Unit Testing
13 15 (10.14%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 128 (86.49%) Java
2 38 (25.68%) SQL
3 24 (16.22%) JavaScript
4 19 (12.84%) Perl
5 14 (9.46%) Python
6 11 (7.43%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.70%) C++
8 3 (2.03%) Scala
8 3 (2.03%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.35%) AspectJ
9 2 (1.35%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.68%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (3.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.38%) QA
2 2 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (4.05%) Docker
2 1 (0.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (3.38%) BladeLogic
2 2 (1.35%) Control-M
3 1 (0.68%) Graphite
3 1 (0.68%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.68%) Kibana
3 1 (0.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (22.97%) Oracle
2 26 (17.57%) Sybase
3 16 (10.81%) IBM
4 8 (5.41%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.70%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.70%) webMethods
6 1 (0.68%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.68%) Cognos
6 1 (0.68%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.68%) MapR
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