The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 35 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing Spring 22 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 4.92% 1.80% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.74% 8.11% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 0
Median daily rate £475 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
Spring
West Midlands

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 Shropshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
124 37 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 27.74% 22.16% 20.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 10 10
Median daily rate £450 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £275 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Shropshire 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 Shropshire

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Telford -7 22 £475 +11.76%
Spring
West Midlands

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Spring.

1 78 (98.73%) Java
2 72 (91.14%) MongoDB
3 69 (87.34%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (83.54%) Puppet
5 59 (74.68%) Linux
6 53 (67.09%) Spring Boot
7 51 (64.56%) Git (software)
8 48 (60.76%) Docker
9 45 (56.96%) Maven
10 43 (54.43%) Open Source
11 42 (53.16%) SQL
12 41 (51.90%) RabbitMQ
13 39 (49.37%) Microservices
14 34 (43.04%) J2EE
14 34 (43.04%) Scala
14 34 (43.04%) Play Framework
15 32 (40.51%) ELK Stack
16 31 (39.24%) Hystrix
16 31 (39.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 30 (37.97%) JSON
17 30 (37.97%) Software Architecture
17 30 (37.97%) SOAP
18 27 (34.18%) Graphite
19 26 (32.91%) SoapUI
19 26 (32.91%) WireMock
20 24 (30.38%) REST
21 22 (27.85%) Oracle
22 21 (26.58%) Continuous Delivery
23 20 (25.32%) WSO2
23 20 (25.32%) Swagger

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 20 (25.32%) Confluence
2 16 (20.25%) WebLogic
3 12 (15.19%) WebLogic Portal
4 5 (6.33%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (6.33%) JBoss
4 5 (6.33%) nginx
5 4 (5.06%) Apache
6 2 (2.53%) Documentum
6 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.19%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (15.19%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (12.66%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (12.66%) Google App Engine
2 10 (12.66%) Google Cloud Platform
2 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.27%) GitHub
3 1 (1.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.99%) HTTP
2 1 (1.27%) SSL
2 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (91.14%) MongoDB
2 15 (18.99%) Oracle OWB
3 4 (5.06%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.53%) CouchDB
4 2 (2.53%) Riak
Development Applications
1 51 (64.56%) Git (software)
2 45 (56.96%) Maven
3 31 (39.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 26 (32.91%) SoapUI
5 20 (25.32%) JIRA
6 19 (24.05%) Selenium
7 15 (18.99%) ClearQuest
8 8 (10.13%) Jenkins
8 8 (10.13%) JUnit
9 6 (7.59%) Eclipse
9 6 (7.59%) IntelliJ
9 6 (7.59%) WebDriver
10 5 (6.33%) ClearCase
11 4 (5.06%) Cucumber
11 4 (5.06%) Subversion
12 3 (3.80%) Ant
12 3 (3.80%) Gradle
12 3 (3.80%) Travis CI
13 2 (2.53%) SonarQube
13 2 (2.53%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 53 (67.09%) Architect
2 39 (49.37%) Java Architect
3 35 (44.30%) Software Architect
4 26 (32.91%) Java Software Architect
5 25 (31.65%) Developer
6 20 (25.32%) Java Developer
7 17 (21.52%) Scala Developer
8 14 (17.72%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 14 (17.72%) Java Software Developer
8 14 (17.72%) Software Engineer
9 13 (16.46%) DevOps Engineer
9 13 (16.46%) Java Engineer
9 13 (16.46%) Java Scala Developer
9 13 (16.46%) Java Scala Software Engineer
9 13 (16.46%) Java Software Engineer
9 13 (16.46%) Scala Software Engineer
10 12 (15.19%) Lead Developer
10 12 (15.19%) Lead DevOps
10 12 (15.19%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 12 (15.19%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (67.09%) Spring Boot
2 41 (51.90%) RabbitMQ
3 34 (43.04%) J2EE
3 34 (43.04%) Play Framework
4 32 (40.51%) ELK Stack
5 31 (39.24%) Hystrix
6 30 (37.97%) JSON
6 30 (37.97%) SOAP
7 26 (32.91%) WireMock
8 24 (30.38%) REST
9 20 (25.32%) Swagger
10 19 (24.05%) XML
11 16 (20.25%) Hibernate
11 16 (20.25%) J2SE
12 11 (13.92%) CSS
12 11 (13.92%) HTML
12 11 (13.92%) HTML5
13 8 (10.13%) Node.js
14 7 (8.86%) RESTful
15 5 (6.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.27%) Social Media
1 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 59 (74.68%) Linux
2 16 (20.25%) Unix
3 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (87.34%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (54.43%) Open Source
3 39 (49.37%) Microservices
4 30 (37.97%) Software Architecture
5 21 (26.58%) Continuous Delivery
6 19 (24.05%) DevOps
7 16 (20.25%) RUP
7 16 (20.25%) Waterfall
8 15 (18.99%) Project Planning
8 15 (18.99%) TDD
9 14 (17.72%) Scrum
9 14 (17.72%) Software Engineering
10 8 (10.13%) Risk Management
11 6 (7.59%) Automated Testing
11 6 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (6.33%) Configuration Management
13 3 (3.80%) BDD
13 3 (3.80%) MVC
13 3 (3.80%) Responsive Web Design
13 3 (3.80%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 78 (98.73%) Java
2 42 (53.16%) SQL
3 34 (43.04%) Scala
4 11 (13.92%) PL/SQL
5 8 (10.13%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.33%) Ruby
7 4 (5.06%) Python
8 2 (2.53%) C#
8 2 (2.53%) Groovy
9 1 (1.27%) Haskell
9 1 (1.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (7.59%) SC Cleared
1 6 (7.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 48 (60.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 66 (83.54%) Puppet
2 27 (34.18%) Graphite
3 17 (21.52%) Grafana
4 8 (10.13%) Consul
5 6 (7.59%) Kibana
6 5 (6.33%) logstash
7 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (27.85%) Oracle
2 20 (25.32%) WSO2
3 16 (20.25%) webMethods
4 13 (16.46%) Google
5 10 (12.66%) Adobe
6 1 (1.27%) Splunk