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 24 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
England / South East
Rank 90 93 119
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +26
Contract jobs citing Spring 160 171 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.19% 2.08% 1.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.48% 7.90% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 124 78
Median daily rate £450 £400 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £330 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +35.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £56.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +20.43%

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
1887 2165 2277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.84% 26.39% 25.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1132 1422 1325
Median daily rate £400 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 66 45
Median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +76.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.75 £27.35 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £60.62 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 24 January 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Spring Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 January 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
Oxfordshire +15 34 £531 +18.05% 15
Hampshire -10 29 £475 +26.66% 8
Buckinghamshire +9 28 £350 -1.40% 12
Berkshire +14 20 £425 +0.59% 13
Surrey +10 18 £475 +7.95% 8
Kent -7 10 £400 +14.28% 3
West Sussex -7 8 £494 +9.80% 4
East Sussex -5 5 £425 -15.00% 4
Middlesex +3 4 - -
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 396 (97.78%) Java
2 275 (67.90%) Agile Software Development
3 175 (43.21%) JUnit
4 149 (36.79%) JavaScript
5 146 (36.05%) Maven
6 140 (34.57%) Scrum
6 140 (34.57%) Continuous Integration
7 136 (33.58%) Jenkins
8 135 (33.33%) TDD
9 123 (30.37%) Hibernate
10 121 (29.88%) XML
11 119 (29.38%) Oracle
11 119 (29.38%) Tomcat
12 118 (29.14%) SQL
13 116 (28.64%) HTML
14 110 (27.16%) REST
15 107 (26.42%) J2EE
15 107 (26.42%) Linux
16 104 (25.68%) RESTful
17 103 (25.43%) Web Services
18 97 (23.95%) Git (software)
18 97 (23.95%) Cucumber
19 96 (23.70%) JBoss
20 90 (22.22%) MVC
21 83 (20.49%) Java EE
22 76 (18.77%) JSON
22 76 (18.77%) Gradle
23 74 (18.27%) Mockito
24 73 (18.02%) Unit Testing
24 73 (18.02%) CSS

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
1 119 (29.38%) Tomcat
2 96 (23.70%) JBoss
3 65 (16.05%) Apache
4 48 (11.85%) WebSphere
5 43 (10.62%) Elasticsearch
6 29 (7.16%) WebSphere Application Server
7 26 (6.42%) WebLogic
8 24 (5.93%) WebSphere Process Server
9 21 (5.19%) Confluence
10 20 (4.94%) nginx
11 16 (3.95%) Alfresco
11 16 (3.95%) Mule
12 15 (3.70%) Jetty
12 15 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 14 (3.46%) Apache Spark
14 12 (2.96%) Mule ESB
15 10 (2.47%) Apache Solr
15 10 (2.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 8 (1.98%) Cloud Foundry
17 7 (1.73%) GemFire
Applications
1 3 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (3.95%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.25%) SAP hybris
2 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 58 (14.32%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (13.58%) GitHub
3 32 (7.90%) Cloud Computing
4 26 (6.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (3.70%) Amazon S3
5 15 (3.70%) Amazon SQS
6 7 (1.73%) PaaS
7 5 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.99%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 3 (0.74%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.49%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.17%) HTTP
2 9 (2.22%) LDAP
3 8 (1.98%) Internet
4 6 (1.48%) AMQP
5 5 (1.23%) Firewall
6 4 (0.99%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.74%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.74%) SNMP
7 3 (0.74%) SSL
8 2 (0.49%) Intranet
9 1 (0.25%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (12.84%) MongoDB
2 40 (9.88%) PostgreSQL
3 32 (7.90%) MySQL
4 29 (7.16%) Oracle Database
5 19 (4.69%) NoSQL
6 18 (4.44%) Couchbase
7 17 (4.20%) Big Data
7 17 (4.20%) SQL Server
8 15 (3.70%) Hadoop
8 15 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
8 15 (3.70%) Relational Database
9 12 (2.96%) HBase
10 9 (2.22%) Apache Hive
11 8 (1.98%) SQLite
12 6 (1.48%) OLTP
13 4 (0.99%) DB2
13 4 (0.99%) GIS
13 4 (0.99%) Hazelcast
14 3 (0.74%) Oracle Database 12c
14 3 (0.74%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 175 (43.21%) JUnit
2 146 (36.05%) Maven
3 136 (33.58%) Jenkins
4 97 (23.95%) Cucumber
4 97 (23.95%) Git (software)
5 76 (18.77%) Gradle
6 74 (18.27%) Mockito
7 70 (17.28%) JIRA
8 68 (16.79%) Subversion
9 46 (11.36%) Selenium
10 35 (8.64%) Eclipse
11 30 (7.41%) Ant
12 28 (6.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 25 (6.17%) Spock
14 23 (5.68%) Artifactory
15 21 (5.19%) JMeter
16 20 (4.94%) SoapUI
17 13 (3.21%) IntelliJ
18 12 (2.96%) Checkstyle
18 12 (2.96%) jMock
General
1 52 (12.84%) Finance
2 44 (10.86%) Publishing
3 13 (3.21%) Retail
4 12 (2.96%) Banking
5 9 (2.22%) Legal
6 8 (1.98%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.23%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.74%) Law
9 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.25%) Electronics
10 1 (0.25%) Front Office
10 1 (0.25%) Games
10 1 (0.25%) Marketing
10 1 (0.25%) Military
10 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 333 (82.22%) Developer
2 282 (69.63%) Java Developer
3 44 (10.86%) Senior Developer
4 42 (10.37%) Agile Developer
4 42 (10.37%) Agile Java Developer
5 39 (9.63%) Senior Java Developer
6 38 (9.38%) Software Engineer
7 36 (8.89%) Java Engineer
8 32 (7.90%) Java Software Engineer
9 30 (7.41%) Java Software Developer
10 28 (6.91%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 26 (6.42%) AWS Developer
12 19 (4.69%) Software Developer
13 17 (4.20%) AWS Engineer
13 17 (4.20%) AWS Software Engineer
14 16 (3.95%) Lead Developer
15 15 (3.70%) J2EE Developer
15 15 (3.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 13 (3.21%) Architect
16 13 (3.21%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (30.37%) Hibernate
2 121 (29.88%) XML
3 116 (28.64%) HTML
4 110 (27.16%) REST
5 107 (26.42%) J2EE
6 104 (25.68%) RESTful
7 103 (25.43%) Web Services
8 83 (20.49%) Java EE
9 76 (18.77%) JSON
10 73 (18.02%) CSS
11 72 (17.78%) AngularJS
12 67 (16.54%) JMS
13 61 (15.06%) Spring MVC
14 52 (12.84%) Apache Camel
15 49 (12.10%) SOAP
16 48 (11.85%) HTML5
16 48 (11.85%) Spring Boot
17 45 (11.11%) jQuery
18 43 (10.62%) JPA
19 38 (9.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (2.72%) Algorithms
1 11 (2.72%) Computer Science
1 11 (2.72%) Smart Meter
2 10 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (1.73%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (1.73%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (1.23%) Data Structures
4 5 (1.23%) User Experience
5 4 (0.99%) iPad
5 4 (0.99%) Virtual Team
6 3 (0.74%) IVR
6 3 (0.74%) Mainframe
6 3 (0.74%) Online Banking
7 2 (0.49%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.49%) Replication
8 1 (0.25%) Online Games
8 1 (0.25%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.25%) Social Media
8 1 (0.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 107 (26.42%) Linux
2 36 (8.89%) Unix
3 17 (4.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (3.46%) Windows
5 7 (1.73%) Solaris
6 3 (0.74%) Android
7 2 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.49%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (67.90%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (34.57%) Continuous Integration
2 140 (34.57%) Scrum
3 135 (33.33%) TDD
4 90 (22.22%) MVC
5 73 (18.02%) Unit Testing
6 57 (14.07%) BDD
7 56 (13.83%) Software Engineering
8 53 (13.09%) Microservices
9 46 (11.36%) Web Development
10 39 (9.63%) Kanban
11 37 (9.14%) Open Source
11 37 (9.14%) SOA
12 35 (8.64%) Pair Programming
13 33 (8.15%) BPEL
14 30 (7.41%) BPMN
14 30 (7.41%) DevOps
15 27 (6.67%) Automated Testing
15 27 (6.67%) Migration
16 26 (6.42%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 396 (97.78%) Java
2 149 (36.79%) JavaScript
3 118 (29.14%) SQL
4 47 (11.60%) Groovy
5 43 (10.62%) Scala
6 30 (7.41%) Python
7 20 (4.94%) Ruby
8 14 (3.46%) Shell Script
9 13 (3.21%) PL/SQL
9 13 (3.21%) XPath
10 12 (2.96%) C#
10 12 (2.96%) C++
11 10 (2.47%) Bash Shell
12 6 (1.48%) Perl
13 5 (1.23%) PHP
14 3 (0.74%) COBOL
14 3 (0.74%) Tcl
15 2 (0.49%) ECMAScript
15 2 (0.49%) ES6
15 2 (0.49%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 48 (11.85%) Security Cleared
2 34 (8.40%) SC Cleared
3 22 (5.43%) Degree
4 6 (1.48%) ISEB
4 6 (1.48%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.23%) Sun Certification
6 3 (0.74%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.25%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.44%) QA
2 4 (0.99%) SLA
3 3 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.74%) WAI
3 3 (0.74%) WCAG
4 2 (0.49%) HL7
4 2 (0.49%) PA-DSS
4 2 (0.49%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (5.19%) Docker
2 6 (1.48%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.48%) HDFS
3 4 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.49%) NDS
4 2 (0.49%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (3.46%) Ansible
3 13 (3.21%) Puppet
4 6 (1.48%) Kubernetes
5 4 (0.99%) Kibana
5 4 (0.99%) logstash
6 2 (0.49%) Grafana
6 2 (0.49%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 119 (29.38%) Oracle
2 26 (6.42%) IBM
3 19 (4.69%) Red Hat
4 13 (3.21%) Google
5 7 (1.73%) Atlassian
5 7 (1.73%) Talend
5 7 (1.73%) VMware
6 6 (1.48%) CA Agile Central
7 5 (1.23%) GigaSpaces
8 4 (0.99%) Avaya
8 4 (0.99%) Genesys
8 4 (0.99%) hybris
8 4 (0.99%) KANA
9 3 (0.74%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.49%) Novell
10 2 (0.49%) SAP
10 2 (0.49%) Splunk
10 2 (0.49%) Sybase
10 2 (0.49%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.49%) webMethods
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