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 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 65 139 119
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -20
Contract jobs citing Spring 252 143 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.01% 1.44% 1.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.77% 5.64% 6.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 85 95
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 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 £45.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
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
2339 2535 2233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.96% 25.53% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1448 1691 1289
Median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 52 37
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.87 £17.50 £15.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

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 29 September 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 29 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
Oxfordshire +50 92 £475 - 12
Hampshire +27 46 £436 +16.33% 5
East Sussex +25 24 £374 -13.27% 8
Berkshire -9 24 £450 +28.57% 5
Buckinghamshire +30 23 £365 +8.14% 9
West Sussex -11 19 £488 +3.17% 3
Surrey +11 16 £500 +29.44% 4
M4 Corridor - 3 - -
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 South East region with a requirement for Spring.

1 521 (98.12%) Java
2 323 (60.83%) Agile Software Development
3 252 (47.46%) JUnit
4 195 (36.72%) JavaScript
5 180 (33.90%) REST
6 179 (33.71%) Scrum
7 178 (33.52%) HTML
8 162 (30.51%) SQL
9 160 (30.13%) Jenkins
10 159 (29.94%) JSON
11 157 (29.57%) TDD
12 154 (29.00%) Cucumber
13 151 (28.44%) Web Services
14 150 (28.25%) RESTful
15 147 (27.68%) Tomcat
16 140 (26.37%) Continuous Integration
17 137 (25.80%) Maven
18 130 (24.48%) Linux
19 128 (24.11%) Hibernate
20 127 (23.92%) CSS
21 120 (22.60%) J2EE
22 117 (22.03%) JBoss
23 115 (21.66%) Oracle
23 115 (21.66%) XML
24 107 (20.15%) Subversion
25 100 (18.83%) MVC
25 100 (18.83%) Git (software)
25 100 (18.83%) Mockito
26 99 (18.64%) JIRA
27 95 (17.89%) JMS

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
1 147 (27.68%) Tomcat
2 117 (22.03%) JBoss
3 60 (11.30%) Apache
4 51 (9.60%) Elasticsearch
5 44 (8.29%) Confluence
6 39 (7.34%) WebSphere
7 37 (6.97%) WebLogic
8 25 (4.71%) Cloud Foundry
9 23 (4.33%) WebSphere Application Server
10 16 (3.01%) IIS
10 16 (3.01%) Oracle Service Bus
11 13 (2.45%) nginx
11 13 (2.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 11 (2.07%) Jetty
13 10 (1.88%) Apache Solr
13 10 (1.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 9 (1.69%) GlassFish
15 8 (1.51%) Mule
16 7 (1.32%) Apache Spark
16 7 (1.32%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 9 (1.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.13%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.56%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.19%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.19%) SAP hybris
3 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 92 (17.33%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (9.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (9.04%) GitHub
4 42 (7.91%) Cloud Computing
5 22 (4.14%) Amazon S3
5 22 (4.14%) Amazon SQS
6 13 (2.45%) PaaS
7 7 (1.32%) Bluemix
7 7 (1.32%) IBM Cloud
8 6 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (1.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 6 (1.13%) Heroku
8 6 (1.13%) SaaS
9 3 (0.56%) Force.com
10 2 (0.38%) IaaS
11 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.19%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 56 (10.55%) HTTP
2 9 (1.69%) LDAP
3 8 (1.51%) Internet
4 6 (1.13%) AMQP
5 5 (0.94%) Firewall
6 4 (0.75%) SNMP
7 3 (0.56%) SSL
8 2 (0.38%) DVB
8 2 (0.38%) Intranet
8 2 (0.38%) Network Security
8 2 (0.38%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.19%) IPv6
9 1 (0.19%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (15.07%) MongoDB
2 52 (9.79%) Oracle Database
3 50 (9.42%) PostgreSQL
4 37 (6.97%) Couchbase
5 32 (6.03%) NoSQL
6 28 (5.27%) MySQL
7 23 (4.33%) Relational Database
8 18 (3.39%) SQL Server
9 9 (1.69%) Big Data
9 9 (1.69%) Hadoop
10 7 (1.32%) Apache Hive
10 7 (1.32%) HBase
11 6 (1.13%) DB2
12 5 (0.94%) OLTP
13 4 (0.75%) SQLite
14 3 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.56%) RDBMS
15 2 (0.38%) GIS
15 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 252 (47.46%) JUnit
2 160 (30.13%) Jenkins
3 154 (29.00%) Cucumber
4 137 (25.80%) Maven
5 107 (20.15%) Subversion
6 100 (18.83%) Git (software)
6 100 (18.83%) Mockito
7 99 (18.64%) JIRA
8 81 (15.25%) Gradle
9 76 (14.31%) Selenium
10 40 (7.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 40 (7.53%) Hamcrest
11 38 (7.16%) Eclipse
11 38 (7.16%) Spock
12 35 (6.59%) JMeter
13 32 (6.03%) Ant
14 29 (5.46%) Artifactory
15 27 (5.08%) SoapUI
16 24 (4.52%) Hudson
17 22 (4.14%) WebDriver
General
1 71 (13.37%) Finance
2 34 (6.40%) Publishing
3 22 (4.14%) Banking
4 19 (3.58%) Retail
5 7 (1.32%) Telecoms
6 5 (0.94%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.75%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.38%) Games
9 1 (0.19%) Electronics
9 1 (0.19%) Front Office
9 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.19%) Marketing
9 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 408 (76.84%) Developer
2 335 (63.09%) Java Developer
3 62 (11.68%) Senior Developer
4 55 (10.36%) Senior Java Developer
5 45 (8.47%) Java Engineer
6 41 (7.72%) Agile Developer
7 40 (7.53%) Agile Java Developer
8 37 (6.97%) Software Engineer
9 36 (6.78%) AWS Developer
10 31 (5.84%) Architect
11 30 (5.65%) Java Software Engineer
12 26 (4.90%) Java Software Developer
13 25 (4.71%) Solutions Architect
14 24 (4.52%) Scala Developer
15 21 (3.95%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 20 (3.77%) Lead Developer
17 17 (3.20%) Analyst
17 17 (3.20%) J2EE Developer
17 17 (3.20%) Software Developer
17 17 (3.20%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (33.90%) REST
2 178 (33.52%) HTML
3 159 (29.94%) JSON
4 151 (28.44%) Web Services
5 150 (28.25%) RESTful
6 128 (24.11%) Hibernate
7 127 (23.92%) CSS
8 120 (22.60%) J2EE
9 115 (21.66%) XML
10 95 (17.89%) JMS
11 94 (17.70%) AngularJS
12 89 (16.76%) HTML5
13 81 (15.25%) JSP
14 76 (14.31%) Spring MVC
15 72 (13.56%) SOAP
16 70 (13.18%) jQuery
17 67 (12.62%) Ajax
18 63 (11.86%) Struts
19 58 (10.92%) Java EE
20 51 (9.60%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 19 (3.58%) Computer Science
2 17 (3.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 15 (2.82%) Smart Meter
4 14 (2.64%) User Experience
5 10 (1.88%) Algorithms
6 7 (1.32%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.13%) Cloud Native
7 6 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (0.75%) VCE vBlock
10 3 (0.56%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (0.56%) iPad
10 3 (0.56%) IVR
10 3 (0.56%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.56%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.56%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.56%) Online Banking
10 3 (0.56%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.38%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 130 (24.48%) Linux
2 29 (5.46%) Unix
3 20 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (2.45%) Windows
5 3 (0.56%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.38%) Android
6 2 (0.38%) Solaris
7 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 323 (60.83%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (33.71%) Scrum
3 157 (29.57%) TDD
4 140 (26.37%) Continuous Integration
5 100 (18.83%) MVC
6 78 (14.69%) BDD
7 76 (14.31%) Kanban
8 65 (12.24%) Open Source
9 62 (11.68%) Domain-Driven Design
10 56 (10.55%) SOA
11 54 (10.17%) Software Engineering
12 53 (9.98%) Automated Testing
12 53 (9.98%) Web Development
13 50 (9.42%) Unit Testing
14 48 (9.04%) Microservices
15 43 (8.10%) Continuous Improvement
16 39 (7.34%) E-Commerce
17 38 (7.16%) CQRS
18 37 (6.97%) OWASP
19 35 (6.59%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 521 (98.12%) Java
2 195 (36.72%) JavaScript
3 162 (30.51%) SQL
4 69 (12.99%) Scala
5 66 (12.43%) Groovy
6 60 (11.30%) Ruby
7 57 (10.73%) Python
8 33 (6.21%) C#
9 17 (3.20%) Bash Shell
10 12 (2.26%) C++
11 8 (1.51%) AspectJ
11 8 (1.51%) Perl
11 8 (1.51%) PL/SQL
11 8 (1.51%) PowerShell
12 7 (1.32%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.32%) T-SQL
13 6 (1.13%) Go
14 3 (0.56%) Apex Code
14 3 (0.56%) Tcl
14 3 (0.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 41 (7.72%) Security Cleared
2 37 (6.97%) SC Cleared
3 26 (4.90%) Degree
4 21 (3.95%) ISEB
4 21 (3.95%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.38%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.19%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.19%) OCP
6 1 (0.19%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.90%) QA
2 7 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (0.94%) SLA
4 1 (0.19%) PA-DSS
4 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (4.71%) Docker
2 6 (1.13%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.94%) HDFS
4 4 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.38%) NDS
6 2 (0.38%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 13 (2.45%) Kubernetes
2 12 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (2.07%) Puppet
4 6 (1.13%) Ansible
5 2 (0.38%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.19%) Packer
6 1 (0.19%) Terraform
Vendors
1 115 (21.66%) Oracle
2 43 (8.10%) Google
3 19 (3.58%) IBM
4 17 (3.20%) Atlassian
4 17 (3.20%) hybris
5 16 (3.01%) Rally
6 15 (2.82%) Red Hat
7 10 (1.88%) VMware
8 8 (1.51%) Talend
9 4 (0.75%) ATG
9 4 (0.75%) Avaya
9 4 (0.75%) ESRI
9 4 (0.75%) Genesys
9 4 (0.75%) KANA
9 4 (0.75%) Percussion
9 4 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.75%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.38%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.38%) Novell
10 2 (0.38%) Sybase
Berkshire
Salt
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Square One Resources
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £430 - £480 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IntaPeople
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £449 - £501 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Icore Tech
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago