The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 24 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
South West / Somerset
Rank 32 23 30
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Contract jobs citing Spring 6 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.54% 5.80% 4.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.52% 16.67% 11.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 3
Median daily rate £375 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 3
Median hourly rate - £57.00 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £57.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +22.58%

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 Somerset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
92 102 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 38.98% 34.81% 37.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 64 69
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £263 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £57.00 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.82% +22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £38.75 £36.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 Somerset

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
Bath -2 3 £375 -25.00% 2
Spring
South West

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Spring.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) JSP
4 5 (55.56%) UML
4 5 (55.56%) Web Services
5 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) TDD
5 4 (44.44%) Maven
5 4 (44.44%) Hibernate
5 4 (44.44%) RESTful
6 3 (33.33%) Mercurial
6 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 3 (33.33%) Apache Buildr
6 3 (33.33%) ATG
6 3 (33.33%) XML Parsing
6 3 (33.33%) Scrum
6 3 (33.33%) MVC
6 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 3 (33.33%) Ajax
6 3 (33.33%) Pair Programming
6 3 (33.33%) Subversion
6 3 (33.33%) JSF
6 3 (33.33%) JSON
6 3 (33.33%) Refactoring
6 3 (33.33%) jMock
6 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 3 (33.33%) HTML
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle
6 3 (33.33%) Ant

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 3 (33.33%) JBoss
1 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Drupal
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Maven
2 3 (33.33%) Ant
2 3 (33.33%) Apache Buildr
2 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (33.33%) jMock
2 3 (33.33%) JUnit
2 3 (33.33%) Mercurial
2 3 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (22.22%) Gradle
3 2 (22.22%) IntelliJ
3 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (11.11%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (11.11%) WATIR
4 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
4 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Java Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) JSP
2 5 (55.56%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) Hibernate
3 4 (44.44%) RESTful
4 3 (33.33%) Ajax
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) EJB
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) JSF
4 3 (33.33%) JSON
4 3 (33.33%) SOAP
4 3 (33.33%) Struts
4 3 (33.33%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 1 (11.11%) Apache Camel
5 1 (11.11%) GWT
5 1 (11.11%) J2EE
5 1 (11.11%) OAuth2
5 1 (11.11%) React
5 1 (11.11%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) RIA
1 2 (22.22%) Web 2.0
2 1 (11.11%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) UML
3 4 (44.44%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 3 (33.33%) Pair Programming
4 3 (33.33%) Refactoring
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 3 (33.33%) XML Parsing
5 2 (22.22%) API Development
5 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) User Stories
6 1 (11.11%) Dependency Management
6 1 (11.11%) DevOps
6 1 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
6 1 (11.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
2 1 (11.11%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) OpenAM
2 1 (11.11%) OpenSSO
2 1 (11.11%) Sun Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) ATG
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) BEA
2 1 (11.11%) ForgeRock
2 1 (11.11%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Luciad
2 1 (11.11%) Sun