The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 52 79 83
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +4
Contract jobs citing Spring 108 70 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 3.55% 2.18% 2.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.77% 8.29% 7.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 36 44
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £320 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £444 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 16 0
Median hourly rate £190.00 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+245.45% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £117.50 £55.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+113.63% +54.92%
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
846 844 799
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 27.82% 26.33% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 598 556
Median daily rate £350 £363 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 51 18
Median hourly rate £39.38 £42.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +22.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £19.46 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Spring
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Gloucestershire +18 26 £400 +2.56% 10
Bristol +14 26 £350 -6.66% 8
Wiltshire +2 14 £363 -6.45% 7
Dorset - 14 £430 - 1
Somerset +3 9 £375 - 5
Devon -6 5 £325 -18.75% 1
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 West region with a requirement for Spring.

1 157 (95.15%) Java
2 87 (52.73%) Hibernate
3 85 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (44.24%) JavaScript
5 59 (35.76%) HTML
6 55 (33.33%) SQL
7 50 (30.30%) Oracle
8 47 (28.48%) JSON
9 46 (27.88%) MVC
10 45 (27.27%) Web Services
11 42 (25.45%) CSS
12 40 (24.24%) TDD
12 40 (24.24%) Spring MVC
13 39 (23.64%) jQuery
13 39 (23.64%) Scrum
14 33 (20.00%) XML
15 31 (18.79%) Apache
15 31 (18.79%) Finance
15 31 (18.79%) Security Cleared
16 30 (18.18%) Git (software)
16 30 (18.18%) DevOps
17 29 (17.58%) RESTful
18 28 (16.97%) J2EE
19 27 (16.36%) MySQL
19 27 (16.36%) JIRA
19 27 (16.36%) Maven
20 26 (15.76%) Tomcat
20 26 (15.76%) Jenkins
21 25 (15.15%) JPA
22 24 (14.55%) PL/SQL

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 31 (18.79%) Apache
2 26 (15.76%) Tomcat
3 18 (10.91%) JBoss
4 15 (9.09%) Mule
5 14 (8.48%) WebLogic
6 10 (6.06%) Mule ESB
7 9 (5.45%) Alfresco
7 9 (5.45%) Confluence
8 7 (4.24%) WebSphere
9 6 (3.64%) Apache Solr
10 5 (3.03%) Liferay
11 3 (1.82%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.61%) GeoServer
12 1 (0.61%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.61%) IIS
12 1 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.61%) Sakai
Applications
1 1 (0.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (9.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.21%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (7.27%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (2.42%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.85%) Intranet
2 6 (3.64%) LDAP
3 2 (1.21%) Internet
4 1 (0.61%) HTTP
4 1 (0.61%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (16.36%) MySQL
2 14 (8.48%) Relational Database
3 13 (7.88%) Neo4j
4 12 (7.27%) Oracle Database
5 11 (6.67%) Hadoop
6 9 (5.45%) Big Data
6 9 (5.45%) MongoDB
6 9 (5.45%) OrientDB
7 8 (4.85%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (2.42%) SQL Server
9 3 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.21%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.61%) GIS
11 1 (0.61%) QGIS
11 1 (0.61%) Spatial Data
11 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 30 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 27 (16.36%) JIRA
2 27 (16.36%) Maven
3 26 (15.76%) Jenkins
4 18 (10.91%) JUnit
5 15 (9.09%) Cucumber
6 12 (7.27%) Bitbucket
6 12 (7.27%) Mockito
7 10 (6.06%) Eclipse
7 10 (6.06%) Hudson
8 9 (5.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (4.85%) Gradle
9 8 (4.85%) IntelliJ
10 6 (3.64%) Selenium
11 3 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (1.82%) PhantomJS
11 3 (1.82%) Subversion
12 2 (1.21%) Ant
12 2 (1.21%) EasyMock
12 2 (1.21%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 31 (18.79%) Finance
2 16 (9.70%) Electronics
2 16 (9.70%) Manufacturing
2 16 (9.70%) Marketing
2 16 (9.70%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.03%) Games
4 4 (2.42%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.82%) Banking
6 2 (1.21%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.21%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Back Office
7 1 (0.61%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 135 (81.82%) Developer
2 127 (76.97%) Java Developer
3 21 (12.73%) Senior Developer
3 21 (12.73%) Senior Java Developer
4 18 (10.91%) Java Software Developer
5 15 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 12 (7.27%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 12 (7.27%) Software Developer
7 10 (6.06%) Integration Developer
7 10 (6.06%) Java Engineer
7 10 (6.06%) Java Software Engineer
8 7 (4.24%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (4.24%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (3.03%) Applications Support
9 5 (3.03%) Big Data Engineer
9 5 (3.03%) Data Engineer
9 5 (3.03%) E-Commerce Developer
9 5 (3.03%) Financial Software Developer
9 5 (3.03%) Java E-Commerce Developer
10 4 (2.42%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (52.73%) Hibernate
2 59 (35.76%) HTML
3 47 (28.48%) JSON
4 45 (27.27%) Web Services
5 42 (25.45%) CSS
6 40 (24.24%) Spring MVC
7 39 (23.64%) jQuery
8 33 (20.00%) XML
9 29 (17.58%) RESTful
10 28 (16.97%) J2EE
11 25 (15.15%) JPA
12 19 (11.52%) Java EE
12 19 (11.52%) JSF
12 19 (11.52%) SOAP
13 18 (10.91%) Apache Camel
14 17 (10.30%) JSP
15 14 (8.48%) REST
16 12 (7.27%) AngularJS
17 11 (6.67%) EJB
18 10 (6.06%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.45%) Cyberthreat
1 9 (5.45%) Wiki
2 6 (3.64%) Clustering
3 5 (3.03%) Semantic Web
4 4 (2.42%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.82%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.82%) iPad
5 3 (1.82%) VLE
6 2 (1.21%) Blockchain
6 2 (1.21%) Cryptocurrency
7 1 (0.61%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.61%) Digital TV
7 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.61%) Social Media
7 1 (0.61%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.33%) Linux
2 10 (6.06%) Unix
3 5 (3.03%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (1.21%) Mesosphere
5 1 (0.61%) Android
5 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (27.88%) MVC
3 40 (24.24%) TDD
4 39 (23.64%) Scrum
5 30 (18.18%) DevOps
6 22 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 17 (10.30%) Open Source
8 16 (9.70%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (9.70%) Digital Marketing
8 16 (9.70%) Programme Management
9 15 (9.09%) BDD
9 15 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (9.09%) Microservices
10 14 (8.48%) Web Development
11 13 (7.88%) SDLC
12 12 (7.27%) Requirements Analysis
13 11 (6.67%) E-Commerce
13 11 (6.67%) Integration Testing
14 10 (6.06%) OO
15 9 (5.45%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 157 (95.15%) Java
2 73 (44.24%) JavaScript
3 55 (33.33%) SQL
4 24 (14.55%) PL/SQL
5 17 (10.30%) Perl
6 13 (7.88%) C++
7 11 (6.67%) C#
7 11 (6.67%) Python
8 9 (5.45%) Bash Shell
8 9 (5.45%) Ruby
8 9 (5.45%) Scala
9 8 (4.85%) C
10 2 (1.21%) Groovy
10 2 (1.21%) PHP
10 2 (1.21%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.61%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 31 (18.79%) Security Cleared
2 19 (11.52%) DV Cleared
3 11 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.64%) Degree
5 1 (0.61%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.61%) ISEB
5 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.64%) QA
2 2 (1.21%) ISO 14001
2 2 (1.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (4.85%) Docker
2 2 (1.21%) LXC
2 2 (1.21%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.61%) vCloud
3 1 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (7.88%) Puppet
2 12 (7.27%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (4.24%) Kubernetes
4 6 (3.64%) OpenAM
5 3 (1.82%) Ansible
5 3 (1.82%) Mesos
6 2 (1.21%) OpenSSO
6 2 (1.21%) Sun Identity Manager
7 1 (0.61%) Graylog
Vendors
1 50 (30.30%) Oracle
2 16 (9.70%) SAP
3 11 (6.67%) Google
4 10 (6.06%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.03%) ForgeRock
6 4 (2.42%) Luciad
7 3 (1.82%) Blackboard
8 2 (1.21%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.21%) Sun
9 1 (0.61%) Facebook
9 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.61%) Splunk
9 1 (0.61%) VMware
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