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 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 58 94 71
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -23
Contract jobs citing Spring 95 54 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 3.34% 1.61% 2.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.60% 6.17% 9.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 26 52
Median daily rate £375 £375 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £370
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 0
Median hourly rate £190.00 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+245.45% -
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
819 875 818
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 28.80% 26.14% 25.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 597 604 543
Median daily rate £350 £374 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.29% +6.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £367 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 68 12
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.28% +22.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £30.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £55.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

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 27 August 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 27 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
Gloucestershire +22 22 £388 -11.42% 14
Bristol +10 16 £340 -2.85% 12
Dorset - 14 £430 - 7
Wiltshire +8 13 £345 -13.75% 4
Somerset +12 10 £375 - 4
Devon +4 9 £429 +7.12% 1
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

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

1 164 (95.35%) Java
2 93 (54.07%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (48.84%) Hibernate
4 74 (43.02%) JavaScript
5 64 (37.21%) HTML
6 53 (30.81%) MVC
7 51 (29.65%) JSON
8 49 (28.49%) jQuery
9 48 (27.91%) SQL
10 47 (27.33%) Oracle
10 47 (27.33%) Spring MVC
11 40 (23.26%) Scrum
11 40 (23.26%) TDD
12 38 (22.09%) CSS
12 38 (22.09%) Web Services
13 36 (20.93%) XML
14 35 (20.35%) Apache
15 33 (19.19%) Finance
15 33 (19.19%) Security Cleared
16 32 (18.60%) RESTful
16 32 (18.60%) MySQL
17 31 (18.02%) Git (software)
17 31 (18.02%) DevOps
18 29 (16.86%) Tomcat
19 27 (15.70%) Jenkins
20 26 (15.12%) JIRA
21 24 (13.95%) J2EE
21 24 (13.95%) PL/SQL
22 23 (13.37%) Linux
22 23 (13.37%) Maven

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 35 (20.35%) Apache
2 29 (16.86%) Tomcat
3 18 (10.47%) JBoss
4 15 (8.72%) Alfresco
5 14 (8.14%) Mule
6 13 (7.56%) WebLogic
7 10 (5.81%) Apache Solr
8 9 (5.23%) Confluence
8 9 (5.23%) Mule ESB
9 7 (4.07%) WebSphere
10 4 (2.33%) Liferay
11 3 (1.74%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.58%) CMS
12 1 (0.58%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.58%) IIS
12 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (8.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.16%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.14%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (7.56%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (5.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.14%) LDAP
2 12 (6.98%) Intranet
3 3 (1.74%) Internet
4 2 (1.16%) HTTP
5 1 (0.58%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (18.60%) MySQL
2 15 (8.72%) Relational Database
3 13 (7.56%) Neo4j
4 12 (6.98%) Hadoop
4 12 (6.98%) Oracle Database
5 11 (6.40%) Big Data
6 9 (5.23%) MongoDB
6 9 (5.23%) OrientDB
7 8 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.74%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 31 (18.02%) Git (software)
2 27 (15.70%) Jenkins
3 26 (15.12%) JIRA
4 23 (13.37%) Maven
5 20 (11.63%) Cucumber
6 18 (10.47%) JUnit
7 17 (9.88%) Mockito
8 16 (9.30%) Bitbucket
9 11 (6.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (5.81%) Hudson
11 8 (4.65%) IntelliJ
12 7 (4.07%) Gradle
13 6 (3.49%) Eclipse
13 6 (3.49%) Selenium
14 4 (2.33%) Subversion
15 3 (1.74%) Oracle Forms
15 3 (1.74%) PhantomJS
16 2 (1.16%) Ant
16 2 (1.16%) EasyMock
16 2 (1.16%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 33 (19.19%) Finance
2 15 (8.72%) Electronics
2 15 (8.72%) Manufacturing
2 15 (8.72%) Marketing
2 15 (8.72%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.91%) Games
4 3 (1.74%) Banking
5 2 (1.16%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.16%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.16%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 142 (82.56%) Developer
2 134 (77.91%) Java Developer
3 22 (12.79%) Senior Developer
3 22 (12.79%) Senior Java Developer
4 19 (11.05%) Java Software Developer
5 16 (9.30%) Software Engineer
6 11 (6.40%) Software Developer
7 10 (5.81%) DV Cleared Java Developer
7 10 (5.81%) Java Engineer
7 10 (5.81%) Java Software Engineer
8 9 (5.23%) Integration Developer
9 7 (4.07%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (3.49%) Big Data Engineer
10 6 (3.49%) Data Engineer
10 6 (3.49%) JavaScript Developer
11 5 (2.91%) Applications Support
11 5 (2.91%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
11 5 (2.91%) E-Commerce Developer
11 5 (2.91%) Financial Software Developer
11 5 (2.91%) Java E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (48.84%) Hibernate
2 64 (37.21%) HTML
3 51 (29.65%) JSON
4 49 (28.49%) jQuery
5 47 (27.33%) Spring MVC
6 38 (22.09%) CSS
6 38 (22.09%) Web Services
7 36 (20.93%) XML
8 32 (18.60%) RESTful
9 24 (13.95%) J2EE
10 22 (12.79%) SOAP
11 21 (12.21%) JSF
12 20 (11.63%) Java EE
13 18 (10.47%) REST
14 15 (8.72%) AngularJS
14 15 (8.72%) Apache Camel
15 13 (7.56%) JDBC
15 13 (7.56%) JPA
16 11 (6.40%) EJB
17 9 (5.23%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.81%) Clustering
2 9 (5.23%) Cyberthreat
2 9 (5.23%) Wiki
3 6 (3.49%) Semantic Web
4 5 (2.91%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.74%) iPad
5 3 (1.74%) W3C
6 2 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.16%) Blockchain
6 2 (1.16%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.16%) Cryptocurrency
6 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.58%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (13.37%) Linux
2 11 (6.40%) Unix
3 5 (2.91%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (1.16%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.16%) Mesosphere
5 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (54.07%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (30.81%) MVC
3 40 (23.26%) Scrum
3 40 (23.26%) TDD
4 31 (18.02%) DevOps
5 21 (12.21%) Software Engineering
6 18 (10.47%) BDD
7 17 (9.88%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (9.30%) Microservices
8 16 (9.30%) Open Source
9 15 (8.72%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (8.72%) Digital Marketing
9 15 (8.72%) Programme Management
10 13 (7.56%) E-Commerce
11 12 (6.98%) OO
11 12 (6.98%) Web Development
12 10 (5.81%) Integration Testing
12 10 (5.81%) Pair Programming
12 10 (5.81%) Requirements Analysis
12 10 (5.81%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 164 (95.35%) Java
2 74 (43.02%) JavaScript
3 48 (27.91%) SQL
4 24 (13.95%) PL/SQL
5 22 (12.79%) Perl
6 11 (6.40%) C#
6 11 (6.40%) C++
7 10 (5.81%) Python
8 9 (5.23%) Bash Shell
8 9 (5.23%) C
8 9 (5.23%) Ruby
8 9 (5.23%) Scala
9 2 (1.16%) Groovy
9 2 (1.16%) PHP
9 2 (1.16%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (19.19%) Security Cleared
2 18 (10.47%) DV Cleared
3 14 (8.14%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.07%) Degree
5 5 (2.91%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.58%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.58%) ISEB
6 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.91%) QA
2 4 (2.33%) ISO 14001
2 4 (2.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (5.81%) Docker
2 3 (1.74%) Shibboleth
3 2 (1.16%) LXC
4 1 (0.58%) vCloud
4 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (7.56%) Puppet
2 12 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (4.07%) Kubernetes
3 7 (4.07%) OpenAM
4 3 (1.74%) Ansible
4 3 (1.74%) Mesos
4 3 (1.74%) OpenSSO
4 3 (1.74%) Sun Identity Manager
5 1 (0.58%) Graylog
Vendors
1 47 (27.33%) Oracle
2 15 (8.72%) SAP
3 11 (6.40%) Google
4 10 (5.81%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.49%) ForgeRock
6 3 (1.74%) Sun
7 2 (1.16%) Luciad
7 2 (1.16%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.58%) ATG
8 1 (0.58%) Facebook
8 1 (0.58%) hybris
8 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.58%) Splunk
8 1 (0.58%) VMware
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