The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 69 130 113
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -17
Contract jobs citing Spring 256 151 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.92% 1.54% 1.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.84% 5.90% 6.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 94 92
Median daily rate £470 £401 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.13% +9.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £313 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £370
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +28.57%
Spring
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2362 2559 2294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.95% 26.14% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1501 1677 1290
Median daily rate £385 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 50 49
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.44 £17.50 £15.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Spring
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Oxfordshire +38 87 £475 +4.97% 12
Hampshire +12 35 £435 +33.43% 5
Berkshire +6 29 £450 +28.57% 3
Surrey +6 27 £500 +18.69% 10
East Sussex +29 23 £438 +23.23% 3
West Sussex -4 18 £488 +4.55% 3
Buckinghamshire +19 15 £340 +7.93% 8
M4 Corridor - 7 - -
Kent +3 3 - - 2
Middlesex - 3 £395 -
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 South East region with a requirement for Spring.

1 545 (98.55%) Java
2 345 (62.39%) Agile Software Development
3 281 (50.81%) JUnit
4 194 (35.08%) REST
5 192 (34.72%) HTML
5 192 (34.72%) Scrum
6 191 (34.54%) JavaScript
7 178 (32.19%) Jenkins
8 173 (31.28%) JSON
9 169 (30.56%) SQL
10 164 (29.66%) Continuous Integration
11 156 (28.21%) RESTful
11 156 (28.21%) Web Services
12 153 (27.67%) CSS
13 147 (26.58%) Cucumber
14 146 (26.40%) TDD
15 138 (24.95%) Hibernate
16 135 (24.41%) Subversion
17 132 (23.87%) Maven
18 131 (23.69%) Tomcat
19 127 (22.97%) Oracle
20 122 (22.06%) MVC
21 119 (21.52%) Linux
22 118 (21.34%) JIRA
23 116 (20.98%) J2EE
24 112 (20.25%) JBoss
25 110 (19.89%) Mockito
26 105 (18.99%) XML
27 104 (18.81%) Git (software)
28 96 (17.36%) HTML5

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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
1 131 (23.69%) Tomcat
2 112 (20.25%) JBoss
3 61 (11.03%) Confluence
4 46 (8.32%) Apache
5 45 (8.14%) Elasticsearch
6 29 (5.24%) WebLogic
7 27 (4.88%) WebSphere
8 24 (4.34%) Cloud Foundry
9 16 (2.89%) Oracle Service Bus
10 14 (2.53%) WebSphere Application Server
11 13 (2.35%) IIS
11 13 (2.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 12 (2.17%) GlassFish
13 10 (1.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 7 (1.27%) Mule
14 7 (1.27%) Mule ESB
15 6 (1.08%) Apache Solr
16 5 (0.90%) nginx
17 4 (0.72%) SharePoint
18 3 (0.54%) Jetty
Applications
1 11 (1.99%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (0.90%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.54%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.18%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 77 (13.92%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (8.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (8.14%) GitHub
4 40 (7.23%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (2.35%) Amazon S3
5 13 (2.35%) Amazon SQS
6 12 (2.17%) PaaS
7 7 (1.27%) Bluemix
7 7 (1.27%) IBM Cloud
8 6 (1.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 6 (1.08%) Heroku
8 6 (1.08%) SaaS
9 3 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.54%) Force.com
10 2 (0.36%) IaaS
11 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.18%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.18%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 81 (14.65%) HTTP
2 7 (1.27%) AMQP
2 7 (1.27%) LDAP
3 6 (1.08%) Internet
4 4 (0.72%) Firewall
5 3 (0.54%) SNMP
6 2 (0.36%) DVB
6 2 (0.36%) Network Security
6 2 (0.36%) PuTTY
6 2 (0.36%) SSL
6 2 (0.36%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.18%) IPv6
7 1 (0.18%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (12.48%) MongoDB
2 59 (10.67%) Oracle Database
3 54 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
4 36 (6.51%) Couchbase
5 35 (6.33%) Relational Database
6 29 (5.24%) MySQL
7 26 (4.70%) NoSQL
8 21 (3.80%) SQL Server
9 6 (1.08%) DB2
9 6 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (0.90%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.72%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.54%) Apache Hive
12 3 (0.54%) Big Data
12 3 (0.54%) GIS
12 3 (0.54%) HBase
12 3 (0.54%) OLTP
12 3 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.36%) Redis
Development Applications
1 281 (50.81%) JUnit
2 178 (32.19%) Jenkins
3 147 (26.58%) Cucumber
4 135 (24.41%) Subversion
5 132 (23.87%) Maven
6 118 (21.34%) JIRA
7 110 (19.89%) Mockito
8 104 (18.81%) Git (software)
9 78 (14.10%) Selenium
10 77 (13.92%) Gradle
11 46 (8.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 42 (7.59%) Hamcrest
13 37 (6.69%) Spock
14 36 (6.51%) JMeter
15 35 (6.33%) Eclipse
16 34 (6.15%) Artifactory
17 27 (4.88%) Ant
18 23 (4.16%) jMock
19 22 (3.98%) SoapUI
20 20 (3.62%) FindBugs
General
1 63 (11.39%) Finance
2 27 (4.88%) Publishing
3 18 (3.25%) Retail
4 17 (3.07%) Banking
5 10 (1.81%) Telecoms
6 5 (0.90%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.72%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.36%) Games
8 2 (0.36%) Marketing
9 1 (0.18%) Electronics
9 1 (0.18%) Front Office
9 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 435 (78.66%) Developer
2 342 (61.84%) Java Developer
3 73 (13.20%) Senior Developer
4 61 (11.03%) Senior Java Developer
5 41 (7.41%) Agile Developer
6 38 (6.87%) Agile Java Developer
6 38 (6.87%) Java Engineer
7 35 (6.33%) Architect
7 35 (6.33%) Scala Developer
8 32 (5.79%) Software Engineer
9 30 (5.42%) Solutions Architect
10 27 (4.88%) AWS Developer
11 23 (4.16%) Java Software Engineer
11 23 (4.16%) Lead Developer
11 23 (4.16%) Software Developer
12 21 (3.80%) Java Scala Developer
12 21 (3.80%) JavaScript Developer
13 19 (3.44%) Java Architect
14 17 (3.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 16 (2.89%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (35.08%) REST
2 192 (34.72%) HTML
3 173 (31.28%) JSON
4 156 (28.21%) RESTful
4 156 (28.21%) Web Services
5 153 (27.67%) CSS
6 138 (24.95%) Hibernate
7 116 (20.98%) J2EE
8 105 (18.99%) XML
9 96 (17.36%) HTML5
10 95 (17.18%) JMS
10 95 (17.18%) Spring MVC
11 93 (16.82%) AngularJS
12 89 (16.09%) JSP
13 87 (15.73%) Ajax
14 75 (13.56%) SOAP
15 74 (13.38%) jQuery
16 71 (12.84%) Ruby on Rails
17 70 (12.66%) CSS3
17 70 (12.66%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (4.34%) User Experience
2 16 (2.89%) Smart Meter
3 15 (2.71%) Computer Science
4 14 (2.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (1.08%) Cloud Native
5 6 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (0.90%) Algorithms
7 4 (0.72%) iPad
7 4 (0.72%) VCE vBlock
8 3 (0.54%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.54%) Mainframe
8 3 (0.54%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.54%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.54%) Tandem
8 3 (0.54%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.36%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.36%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.36%) IVR
9 2 (0.36%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 119 (21.52%) Linux
2 24 (4.34%) Unix
3 19 (3.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (2.53%) Windows
5 2 (0.36%) Android
5 2 (0.36%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.18%) Solaris
6 1 (0.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 345 (62.39%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (34.72%) Scrum
3 164 (29.66%) Continuous Integration
4 146 (26.40%) TDD
5 122 (22.06%) MVC
6 82 (14.83%) Open Source
7 79 (14.29%) Kanban
8 75 (13.56%) Automated Testing
9 66 (11.93%) BDD
10 61 (11.03%) Domain-Driven Design
11 58 (10.49%) SOA
12 56 (10.13%) Unit Testing
13 54 (9.76%) OWASP
14 53 (9.58%) Web Development
15 51 (9.22%) Software Engineering
16 50 (9.04%) Responsive Web Design
16 50 (9.04%) Web Design
17 48 (8.68%) Microservices
18 45 (8.14%) Continuous Improvement
19 43 (7.78%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 545 (98.55%) Java
2 191 (34.54%) JavaScript
3 169 (30.56%) SQL
4 86 (15.55%) Scala
5 78 (14.10%) Ruby
6 75 (13.56%) Python
7 61 (11.03%) Groovy
8 52 (9.40%) C#
9 12 (2.17%) Bash Shell
10 9 (1.63%) T-SQL
11 8 (1.45%) AspectJ
11 8 (1.45%) Perl
11 8 (1.45%) PL/SQL
11 8 (1.45%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.08%) C++
12 6 (1.08%) Go
13 5 (0.90%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.54%) Apex Code
14 3 (0.54%) COBOL
15 2 (0.36%) XPath
Qualifications
1 43 (7.78%) Security Cleared
2 37 (6.69%) SC Cleared
3 21 (3.80%) Degree
4 18 (3.25%) ISEB
4 18 (3.25%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.72%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.18%) OCP
7 1 (0.18%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.18%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.98%) QA
2 5 (0.90%) SLA
3 4 (0.72%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 22 (3.98%) Docker
2 5 (0.90%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.54%) HDFS
3 3 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.36%) NDS
4 2 (0.36%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 11 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (1.99%) Puppet
2 10 (1.81%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.54%) Ansible
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.18%) Packer
5 1 (0.18%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 127 (22.97%) Oracle
2 66 (11.93%) Google
3 19 (3.44%) hybris
4 15 (2.71%) Atlassian
5 14 (2.53%) IBM
6 13 (2.35%) Rally
7 12 (2.17%) Red Hat
8 9 (1.63%) ESRI
8 9 (1.63%) VMware
9 8 (1.45%) Talend
10 6 (1.08%) ATG
10 6 (1.08%) Percussion
11 4 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.72%) TIBCO
12 3 (0.54%) Avaya
12 3 (0.54%) Genesys
12 3 (0.54%) KANA
13 2 (0.36%) Microsoft
13 2 (0.36%) Novell
13 2 (0.36%) Sybase
South East
Computer Futures - South West
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hampshire
Skillsearch Limited
Posted: 17 hours ago
East Sussex
TEKsystems
Rate: £299 - £380 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £508 per day
Posted: 6 days ago