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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
England / South West
Rank 45 66 67
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +1
Contract jobs citing Spring 108 83 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 4.03% 2.81% 2.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.15% 10.57% 11.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 60 52
Median daily rate £375 £381 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% -4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £323 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £453 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 2
Median hourly rate - £57.00 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £57.00 £40.75
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +39.87%

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
763 785 784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 28.44% 26.60% 24.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 555 518
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 43 15
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £31.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 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
Devon - 29 £458 - 2
Wiltshire -12 23 £365 -2.66% 2
Bristol -3 17 £380 +4.82% 8
Gloucestershire +10 14 £395 -4.81% 7
Dorset - 10 £325 - 3
Somerset -9 6 £375 -25.00% 2
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 West region with a requirement for Spring.

1 189 (98.95%) Java
2 103 (53.93%) Hibernate
3 101 (52.88%) Agile Software Development
4 90 (47.12%) JavaScript
5 82 (42.93%) SQL
6 66 (34.55%) XML
7 64 (33.51%) HTML
8 54 (28.27%) REST
9 51 (26.70%) CSS
9 51 (26.70%) Scrum
10 47 (24.61%) MVC
11 43 (22.51%) Maven
12 42 (21.99%) Git (software)
12 42 (21.99%) Jenkins
13 40 (20.94%) Spring MVC
14 39 (20.42%) TDD
15 37 (19.37%) JSON
15 37 (19.37%) Security Cleared
16 36 (18.85%) SOAP
17 34 (17.80%) Oracle
17 34 (17.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 34 (17.80%) jQuery
17 34 (17.80%) Open Source
17 34 (17.80%) Docker
18 32 (16.75%) Cucumber
19 31 (16.23%) Finance
20 29 (15.18%) Apache
20 29 (15.18%) RESTful
21 27 (14.14%) Web Services
21 27 (14.14%) BDD

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 29 (15.18%) Apache
2 26 (13.61%) Tomcat
3 21 (10.99%) WebLogic
4 16 (8.38%) JBoss
4 16 (8.38%) Mule
5 15 (7.85%) Mule ESB
6 13 (6.81%) WebSphere
7 12 (6.28%) CMS
8 10 (5.24%) Confluence
9 7 (3.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 7 (3.66%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (2.09%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (1.57%) Apache Spark
11 3 (1.57%) Liferay
12 2 (1.05%) Anypoint
12 2 (1.05%) Apache Pig
12 2 (1.05%) GlassFish
12 2 (1.05%) NetWeaver
12 2 (1.05%) Oracle Application Server
13 1 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (2.09%) MS Excel
1 4 (2.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.05%) MS Office
2 2 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (8.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.05%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.81%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.28%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (6.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (1.05%) GitHub
3 2 (1.05%) Slack
4 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.24%) HTTP
1 10 (5.24%) Internet
2 5 (2.62%) LDAP
3 1 (0.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.04%) PostgreSQL
2 21 (10.99%) Relational Database
3 10 (5.24%) MySQL
4 8 (4.19%) Big Data
4 8 (4.19%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.66%) Endeca
5 7 (3.66%) Neo4j
5 7 (3.66%) NoSQL
5 7 (3.66%) SQL Server
6 5 (2.62%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.57%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.05%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.05%) Blockchain
8 2 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.05%) DB2
8 2 (1.05%) OrientDB
8 2 (1.05%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 43 (22.51%) Maven
2 42 (21.99%) Git (software)
2 42 (21.99%) Jenkins
3 34 (17.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 32 (16.75%) Cucumber
5 26 (13.61%) JUnit
6 22 (11.52%) Gradle
7 18 (9.42%) Bitbucket
8 15 (7.85%) Mockito
9 14 (7.33%) JIRA
9 14 (7.33%) Selenium
10 13 (6.81%) Ant
11 9 (4.71%) Subversion
12 8 (4.19%) Eclipse
13 6 (3.14%) GitLab
14 5 (2.62%) JBehave
15 4 (2.09%) SoapUI
16 3 (1.57%) Apache Buildr
16 3 (1.57%) Jasmine
16 3 (1.57%) WebDriver
General
1 31 (16.23%) Finance
2 17 (8.90%) Electronics
2 17 (8.90%) Manufacturing
2 17 (8.90%) Marketing
2 17 (8.90%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.62%) Banking
4 4 (2.09%) Games
5 3 (1.57%) Retail
6 2 (1.05%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.05%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 154 (80.63%) Developer
2 146 (76.44%) Java Developer
3 12 (6.28%) Architect
4 11 (5.76%) Agile Developer
4 11 (5.76%) Agile Java Developer
5 10 (5.24%) Software Engineer
6 9 (4.71%) Full Stack Developer
6 9 (4.71%) Java Engineer
7 5 (2.62%) Applications Developer
7 5 (2.62%) HTML Developer
7 5 (2.62%) Integration Developer
7 5 (2.62%) Java Applications Developer
7 5 (2.62%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (2.62%) Senior Developer
7 5 (2.62%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (2.62%) Technical Leader
8 4 (2.09%) Consultant
8 4 (2.09%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (2.09%) Software Developer
8 4 (2.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (53.93%) Hibernate
2 66 (34.55%) XML
3 64 (33.51%) HTML
4 54 (28.27%) REST
5 51 (26.70%) CSS
6 40 (20.94%) Spring MVC
7 37 (19.37%) JSON
8 36 (18.85%) SOAP
9 34 (17.80%) jQuery
10 29 (15.18%) RESTful
11 27 (14.14%) AngularJS
11 27 (14.14%) Web Services
12 26 (13.61%) JSP
13 24 (12.57%) J2EE
14 22 (11.52%) Grails
15 19 (9.95%) JSF
15 19 (9.95%) RabbitMQ
15 19 (9.95%) Struts
16 16 (8.38%) JPA
17 14 (7.33%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (3.66%) iPad
1 7 (3.66%) Virtual Team
2 5 (2.62%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.57%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (1.57%) W3C
3 3 (1.57%) Wiki
4 2 (1.05%) Cloud Native
4 2 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.05%) NHS
4 2 (1.05%) RIA
4 2 (1.05%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.05%) Web 2.0
5 1 (0.52%) Clustering
5 1 (0.52%) Semantic Web
5 1 (0.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.95%) Linux
2 13 (6.81%) Unix
3 9 (4.71%) Windows
4 8 (4.19%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.05%) Android
5 2 (1.05%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.05%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.52%) CentOS
6 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (52.88%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (26.70%) Scrum
3 47 (24.61%) MVC
4 39 (20.42%) TDD
5 34 (17.80%) Open Source
6 27 (14.14%) BDD
7 21 (10.99%) Migration
8 17 (8.90%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (8.90%) Continuous Delivery
8 17 (8.90%) Digital Marketing
8 17 (8.90%) Programme Management
9 16 (8.38%) Kanban
10 15 (7.85%) Integration Testing
10 15 (7.85%) OO
11 14 (7.33%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (7.33%) E-Commerce
11 14 (7.33%) Software Engineering
12 13 (6.81%) Pair Programming
12 13 (6.81%) Unit Testing
13 12 (6.28%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 189 (98.95%) Java
2 90 (47.12%) JavaScript
3 82 (42.93%) SQL
4 25 (13.09%) Groovy
5 15 (7.85%) PL/SQL
6 11 (5.76%) Python
7 7 (3.66%) Scala
8 5 (2.62%) C
8 5 (2.62%) C++
8 5 (2.62%) Ruby
9 4 (2.09%) C#
10 3 (1.57%) Clojure
10 3 (1.57%) XPath
11 2 (1.05%) ABAP
11 2 (1.05%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.05%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.05%) PHP
12 1 (0.52%) Go
12 1 (0.52%) Perl
12 1 (0.52%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 37 (19.37%) Security Cleared
2 22 (11.52%) SC Cleared
3 21 (10.99%) BPSS Clearance
4 10 (5.24%) DV Cleared
5 8 (4.19%) Degree
6 4 (2.09%) BC Cleared
6 4 (2.09%) ISEB
6 4 (2.09%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.24%) QA
2 5 (2.62%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.57%) SDET
4 1 (0.52%) WCAG
System Software
1 34 (17.80%) Docker
2 3 (1.57%) Varnish
3 1 (0.52%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 2 (1.05%) Ansible
1 2 (1.05%) CloudHub
2 1 (0.52%) OpenAM
2 1 (0.52%) OpenSSO
2 1 (0.52%) Sun Identity Manager
Vendors
1 34 (17.80%) Oracle
2 19 (9.95%) SAP
3 14 (7.33%) ATG
4 7 (3.66%) Google
5 4 (2.09%) hybris
6 3 (1.57%) IBM
7 2 (1.05%) IFS
7 2 (1.05%) webMethods
8 1 (0.52%) Apple
8 1 (0.52%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.52%) BEA
8 1 (0.52%) ForgeRock
8 1 (0.52%) Luciad
8 1 (0.52%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.52%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.52%) Sun
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West England
People Source Consulting
Rate: £4 - £430 per day
Posted: 10 days ago