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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 69 87 74
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Contract jobs citing Spring 79 51 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.67% 1.67% 2.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.59% 6.74% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 33 55
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £330 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 0
Median hourly rate £57.00 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.75 £55.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.72% +52.77%
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
746 757 813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 25.21% 24.84% 27.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 515 512 571
Median daily rate £350 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 31 16
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.05% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.39 £19.46 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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
Bristol +7 24 £390 +0.64% 6
Gloucestershire +11 21 £400 +14.28% 12
Wiltshire +4 12 £363 -3.33% 6
Devon -5 10 £376 -5.93% 3
Somerset +3 3 - - 1
Dorset - 1 - - 5
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 154 (96.25%) Java
2 88 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (53.13%) Hibernate
4 63 (39.38%) SQL
5 62 (38.75%) JavaScript
6 58 (36.25%) HTML
7 50 (31.25%) Scrum
8 47 (29.38%) CSS
9 46 (28.75%) Oracle
10 41 (25.63%) TDD
11 40 (25.00%) Web Services
12 33 (20.63%) Security Cleared
13 32 (20.00%) Finance
14 31 (19.38%) JPA
15 30 (18.75%) Jenkins
15 30 (18.75%) MVC
16 28 (17.50%) Software Engineering
16 28 (17.50%) Maven
16 28 (17.50%) jQuery
17 27 (16.88%) Apache Camel
18 26 (16.25%) XML
18 26 (16.25%) JSP
18 26 (16.25%) DevOps
19 25 (15.63%) JIRA
19 25 (15.63%) Spring MVC
20 24 (15.00%) PL/SQL
20 24 (15.00%) Apache
21 23 (14.38%) Tomcat
21 23 (14.38%) JUnit
21 23 (14.38%) JSON

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 24 (15.00%) Apache
2 23 (14.38%) Tomcat
3 16 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (7.50%) Mule
5 10 (6.25%) Confluence
5 10 (6.25%) JBoss
5 10 (6.25%) Mule ESB
6 6 (3.75%) WebSphere
7 5 (3.13%) Node.js
7 5 (3.13%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.88%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.63%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.63%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.63%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.63%) IIS
9 1 (0.63%) Liferay
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.63%) Sakai
Applications
1 6 (3.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (10.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.13%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.63%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (5.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.63%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.88%) Relational Database
2 18 (11.25%) MySQL
3 15 (9.38%) SQL Server
4 14 (8.75%) Oracle Database
5 11 (6.88%) MongoDB
6 10 (6.25%) Neo4j
6 10 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (6.25%) OrientDB
7 5 (3.13%) Big Data
7 5 (3.13%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.50%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.88%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.25%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.63%) GIS
11 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.63%) QGIS
11 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 30 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 28 (17.50%) Maven
3 25 (15.63%) JIRA
4 23 (14.38%) JUnit
5 19 (11.88%) Cucumber
6 12 (7.50%) Eclipse
7 11 (6.88%) Git (software)
7 11 (6.88%) Mockito
8 10 (6.25%) Selenium
9 9 (5.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (5.63%) Bitbucket
10 6 (3.75%) Hudson
10 6 (3.75%) JBehave
11 5 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (2.50%) PhantomJS
13 3 (1.88%) EasyMock
13 3 (1.88%) Subversion
14 2 (1.25%) Ant
14 2 (1.25%) Gradle
14 2 (1.25%) SoapUI
General
1 32 (20.00%) Finance
2 17 (10.63%) Electronics
2 17 (10.63%) Manufacturing
2 17 (10.63%) Marketing
2 17 (10.63%) Telecoms
3 11 (6.88%) Aerospace
4 7 (4.38%) Games
5 1 (0.63%) Back Office
5 1 (0.63%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 129 (80.63%) Developer
2 123 (76.88%) Java Developer
3 21 (13.13%) Senior Developer
3 21 (13.13%) Senior Java Developer
4 17 (10.63%) Java Software Developer
5 15 (9.38%) Software Engineer
6 10 (6.25%) Agile Developer
6 10 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
6 10 (6.25%) Java Engineer
6 10 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
6 10 (6.25%) Technical Leader
7 9 (5.63%) Java Team Leader
7 9 (5.63%) Software Developer
7 9 (5.63%) Team Leader
7 9 (5.63%) Technical Team Leader
8 8 (5.00%) Architect
8 8 (5.00%) Java Architect
8 8 (5.00%) Java Technical Architect
8 8 (5.00%) Lead Architect
8 8 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (53.13%) Hibernate
2 58 (36.25%) HTML
3 47 (29.38%) CSS
4 40 (25.00%) Web Services
5 31 (19.38%) JPA
6 28 (17.50%) jQuery
7 27 (16.88%) Apache Camel
8 26 (16.25%) JSP
8 26 (16.25%) XML
9 25 (15.63%) Spring MVC
10 23 (14.38%) JSON
11 22 (13.75%) J2EE
12 20 (12.50%) JSF
13 19 (11.88%) RESTful
14 17 (10.63%) Java EE
15 12 (7.50%) EJB
16 11 (6.88%) Apache CXF
16 11 (6.88%) Spring Integration
17 9 (5.63%) REST
17 9 (5.63%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.88%) Management Information System
2 10 (6.25%) Wiki
3 8 (5.00%) Cyberthreat
4 5 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.50%) VLE
6 3 (1.88%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.25%) iPad
8 1 (0.63%) DTV
8 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.75%) Linux
2 6 (3.75%) Unix
3 3 (1.88%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (1.25%) Mesosphere
5 1 (0.63%) Android
5 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (31.25%) Scrum
3 41 (25.63%) TDD
4 30 (18.75%) MVC
5 28 (17.50%) Software Engineering
6 26 (16.25%) DevOps
7 21 (13.13%) Open Source
8 20 (12.50%) BDD
8 20 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
9 18 (11.25%) OO
10 17 (10.63%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (10.63%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (10.63%) Digital Marketing
10 17 (10.63%) Programme Management
10 17 (10.63%) SDLC
11 16 (10.00%) OOD
12 15 (9.38%) Automated Testing
12 15 (9.38%) UML
13 13 (8.13%) Service Delivery
14 11 (6.88%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 154 (96.25%) Java
2 63 (39.38%) SQL
3 62 (38.75%) JavaScript
4 24 (15.00%) PL/SQL
5 18 (11.25%) C++
6 10 (6.25%) Ruby
6 10 (6.25%) Scala
7 7 (4.38%) C
7 7 (4.38%) C#
7 7 (4.38%) Python
8 5 (3.13%) Bash Shell
8 5 (3.13%) Perl
9 2 (1.25%) PHP
10 1 (0.63%) Groovy
10 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.63%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 33 (20.63%) Security Cleared
2 17 (10.63%) SC Cleared
3 15 (9.38%) DV Cleared
4 5 (3.13%) Degree
5 2 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.63%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.63%) ISEB
6 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.25%) ISO 14001
1 2 (1.25%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.00%) Docker
2 2 (1.25%) LXC
Systems Management
1 6 (3.75%) Kubernetes
1 6 (3.75%) Puppet
2 5 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.25%) Mesos
4 1 (0.63%) Graylog
4 1 (0.63%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 46 (28.75%) Oracle
2 17 (10.63%) SAP
3 11 (6.88%) Luciad
4 8 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (4.38%) Google
6 6 (3.75%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.50%) Blackboard
8 3 (1.88%) IBM
9 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.63%) Splunk
South West
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £425 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Rate: £325 - £355 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £425 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Flexible, competitive rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 25 days ago