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 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
England / South East
Rank 87 99 122
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +23
Contract jobs citing Spring 185 186 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.40% 2.15% 1.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.28% 8.66% 6.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 142 75
Median daily rate £450 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £412
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 - £35.00
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1994 2148 2382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.87% 24.77% 24.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1245 1460 1371
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 46 55
Median hourly rate £43.50 £47.83 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.05% +43.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.64 £15.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.89 £60.62 £57.50
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 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 27 February 2017.

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 27 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
Buckinghamshire +5 46 £350 -1.40% 8
Oxfordshire +11 45 £500 +14.61% 13
Surrey +10 21 £475 -1.40% 9
West Sussex -10 21 £510 +63.20% 1
Hampshire -20 21 £525 +40.00% 11
Berkshire +11 19 £425 +13.33% 23
Kent +12 8 £400 +10.34% 2
East Sussex +5 3 £425 -15.00% 2
Middlesex - 1 £375 - 1
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 South East region with a requirement for Spring.

1 376 (97.92%) Java
2 281 (73.18%) Agile Software Development
3 150 (39.06%) Maven
4 141 (36.72%) Continuous Integration
5 140 (36.46%) JUnit
6 130 (33.85%) Scrum
6 130 (33.85%) TDD
7 128 (33.33%) Jenkins
8 127 (33.07%) Hibernate
9 124 (32.29%) JavaScript
10 123 (32.03%) REST
11 121 (31.51%) Web Services
12 119 (30.99%) XML
13 117 (30.47%) Oracle
14 113 (29.43%) SQL
15 110 (28.65%) Linux
16 107 (27.86%) HTML
17 105 (27.34%) Git (software)
18 93 (24.22%) RESTful
18 93 (24.22%) JBoss
19 91 (23.70%) Tomcat
19 91 (23.70%) MVC
20 87 (22.66%) Java EE
21 81 (21.09%) J2EE
22 78 (20.31%) Unit Testing
23 77 (20.05%) CSS
24 69 (17.97%) SOAP
24 69 (17.97%) JIRA
25 68 (17.71%) Spring MVC
26 65 (16.93%) Microservices

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 93 (24.22%) JBoss
2 91 (23.70%) Tomcat
3 62 (16.15%) Apache
4 51 (13.28%) WebSphere
5 32 (8.33%) Confluence
6 31 (8.07%) WebSphere Application Server
7 30 (7.81%) WebLogic
8 25 (6.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 25 (6.51%) WebSphere Process Server
9 21 (5.47%) Elasticsearch
9 21 (5.47%) nginx
10 16 (4.17%) Mule
11 15 (3.91%) Alfresco
12 13 (3.39%) Apache Spark
13 12 (3.13%) Jetty
13 12 (3.13%) Mule ESB
14 6 (1.56%) Apache Solr
14 6 (1.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 5 (1.30%) Cloud Foundry
15 5 (1.30%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (4.95%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.04%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.26%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 43 (11.20%) GitHub
2 41 (10.68%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (2.34%) Amazon S3
4 9 (2.34%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (1.04%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 4 (1.04%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.04%) OpenShift
5 4 (1.04%) PaaS
6 3 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.55%) HTTP
2 13 (3.39%) SSL
3 7 (1.82%) LDAP
3 7 (1.82%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.56%) AMQP
5 5 (1.30%) Internet
6 3 (0.78%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.78%) Intranet
6 3 (0.78%) SNMP
7 2 (0.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (8.33%) MySQL
1 32 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 29 (7.55%) MongoDB
3 24 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 23 (5.99%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (5.47%) Oracle Database 11g
6 19 (4.95%) SQL Server
7 15 (3.91%) Big Data
7 15 (3.91%) Hadoop
8 13 (3.39%) NoSQL
9 11 (2.86%) HBase
10 10 (2.60%) Oracle Database 10g
10 10 (2.60%) Oracle Database 12c
11 7 (1.82%) SQLite
12 6 (1.56%) Apache Hive
13 5 (1.30%) RDBMS
14 4 (1.04%) GIS
15 3 (0.78%) Hazelcast
15 3 (0.78%) OLTP
16 2 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 150 (39.06%) Maven
2 140 (36.46%) JUnit
3 128 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 105 (27.34%) Git (software)
5 69 (17.97%) JIRA
6 62 (16.15%) Mockito
6 62 (16.15%) Subversion
7 61 (15.89%) Cucumber
8 59 (15.36%) Gradle
9 40 (10.42%) Selenium
10 38 (9.90%) Eclipse
11 31 (8.07%) Ant
12 19 (4.95%) IntelliJ
13 13 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 13 (3.39%) Bitbucket
14 12 (3.13%) JMeter
15 11 (2.86%) SoapUI
16 10 (2.60%) Artifactory
16 10 (2.60%) Checkstyle
17 9 (2.34%) jMock
General
1 45 (11.72%) Finance
2 35 (9.11%) Publishing
3 19 (4.95%) Banking
4 9 (2.34%) Legal
5 8 (2.08%) Retail
6 6 (1.56%) Investment Banking
6 6 (1.56%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.04%) Law
8 3 (0.78%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.26%) Advertising
10 1 (0.26%) Electronics
10 1 (0.26%) Games
10 1 (0.26%) Marketing
10 1 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 328 (85.42%) Developer
2 274 (71.35%) Java Developer
3 49 (12.76%) Senior Developer
4 44 (11.46%) Senior Java Developer
5 35 (9.11%) Agile Developer
5 35 (9.11%) Agile Java Developer
6 33 (8.59%) Software Engineer
7 30 (7.81%) Java Engineer
8 25 (6.51%) Java Software Engineer
9 23 (5.99%) Java Software Developer
10 22 (5.73%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 20 (5.21%) Scala Developer
12 19 (4.95%) Software Developer
13 16 (4.17%) Architect
13 16 (4.17%) J2EE Developer
13 16 (4.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 15 (3.91%) AWS Developer
15 12 (3.13%) Lead Developer
16 10 (2.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 10 (2.60%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (33.07%) Hibernate
2 123 (32.03%) REST
3 121 (31.51%) Web Services
4 119 (30.99%) XML
5 107 (27.86%) HTML
6 93 (24.22%) RESTful
7 87 (22.66%) Java EE
8 81 (21.09%) J2EE
9 77 (20.05%) CSS
10 69 (17.97%) SOAP
11 68 (17.71%) Spring MVC
12 60 (15.63%) JSON
13 59 (15.36%) Spring Boot
14 56 (14.58%) JMS
15 53 (13.80%) AngularJS
16 50 (13.02%) Apache Camel
16 50 (13.02%) HTML5
17 49 (12.76%) JPA
18 45 (11.72%) XSLT
19 41 (10.68%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (2.60%) Computer Science
2 9 (2.34%) User Experience
3 8 (2.08%) Algorithms
3 8 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.30%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.04%) Online Banking
6 4 (1.04%) Smart Meter
7 3 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (0.78%) iPad
7 3 (0.78%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.26%) IVR
8 1 (0.26%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.26%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.26%) Online Games
8 1 (0.26%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 110 (28.65%) Linux
2 44 (11.46%) Unix
3 13 (3.39%) Windows
4 6 (1.56%) Android
4 6 (1.56%) Solaris
5 5 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.04%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (73.18%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (36.72%) Continuous Integration
3 130 (33.85%) Scrum
3 130 (33.85%) TDD
4 91 (23.70%) MVC
5 78 (20.31%) Unit Testing
6 65 (16.93%) Microservices
7 51 (13.28%) BDD
8 48 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 47 (12.24%) SOA
10 46 (11.98%) Web Development
11 44 (11.46%) Pair Programming
12 41 (10.68%) Open Source
13 40 (10.42%) DevOps
14 38 (9.90%) BPMN
15 36 (9.38%) BPEL
16 30 (7.81%) Migration
17 29 (7.55%) Automated Testing
18 28 (7.29%) Configuration Management
19 27 (7.03%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 376 (97.92%) Java
2 124 (32.29%) JavaScript
3 113 (29.43%) SQL
4 47 (12.24%) Scala
5 41 (10.68%) Groovy
6 37 (9.64%) Python
7 24 (6.25%) PL/SQL
8 23 (5.99%) Ruby
9 17 (4.43%) C#
10 15 (3.91%) Shell Script
11 12 (3.13%) XPath
12 8 (2.08%) C++
13 7 (1.82%) PHP
14 6 (1.56%) Perl
15 5 (1.30%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.30%) ES6
16 4 (1.04%) Haskell
17 3 (0.78%) Apple Swift
17 3 (0.78%) ECMAScript
17 3 (0.78%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 37 (9.64%) Security Cleared
2 24 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 17 (4.43%) Degree
4 7 (1.82%) Sun Certification
5 3 (0.78%) ISEB
5 3 (0.78%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.78%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.26%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.65%) QA
2 5 (1.30%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.78%) WAI
3 3 (0.78%) WCAG
4 2 (0.52%) HL7
4 2 (0.52%) PA-DSS
5 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 26 (6.77%) Docker
2 4 (1.04%) HDFS
3 2 (0.52%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.26%) NDS
4 1 (0.26%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 1 (0.26%) Varnish
4 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (3.65%) Ansible
1 14 (3.65%) Puppet
2 10 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.82%) Kibana
4 6 (1.56%) Kubernetes
5 5 (1.30%) logstash
6 4 (1.04%) Grafana
7 2 (0.52%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.26%) Consul
8 1 (0.26%) Mesos
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 117 (30.47%) Oracle
2 23 (5.99%) IBM
3 21 (5.47%) Google
4 12 (3.13%) Red Hat
5 7 (1.82%) Talend
6 5 (1.30%) webMethods
7 4 (1.04%) Adobe
7 4 (1.04%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.04%) GigaSpaces
7 4 (1.04%) TIBCO
7 4 (1.04%) VMware
8 3 (0.78%) CA Agile Central
8 3 (0.78%) hybris
8 3 (0.78%) Microsoft
9 2 (0.52%) MuleSoft
9 2 (0.52%) SAP
9 2 (0.52%) Splunk
10 1 (0.26%) Hortonworks
10 1 (0.26%) KANA
10 1 (0.26%) PayPal
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