The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 24 40 31
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Contract jobs citing Spring 9 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.70% 1.48% 2.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.84% 6.94% 8.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Median daily rate £350 £388 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +9.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £340 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £400 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.75 £55.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-7.72% +54.92%
Spring
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
76 72 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 31.28% 21.36% 26.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 60 60
Median daily rate £350 £370 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.49% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £22.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.22% -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton 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 Southampton

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

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

1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) Mockito
3 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) Maven
3 8 (61.54%) JUnit
4 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
4 7 (53.85%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (53.85%) Spring Integration
4 7 (53.85%) Microservices
4 7 (53.85%) Spring Boot
5 6 (46.15%) Cucumber
5 6 (46.15%) Gradle
5 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
5 6 (46.15%) TDD
5 6 (46.15%) JPA
5 6 (46.15%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) Oracle
6 4 (30.77%) Spring MVC
6 4 (30.77%) Selenium
6 4 (30.77%) MVC
7 3 (23.08%) JMeter
7 3 (23.08%) N-Tier
7 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
7 3 (23.08%) Hamcrest
7 3 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (15.38%) JSON
8 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
8 2 (15.38%) XSLT
8 2 (15.38%) ClearCase
8 2 (15.38%) JavaScript

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (7.69%) CMS
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Mockito
2 8 (61.54%) JUnit
2 8 (61.54%) Maven
3 6 (46.15%) Cucumber
3 6 (46.15%) Gradle
3 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
4 4 (30.77%) Selenium
5 3 (23.08%) Hamcrest
5 3 (23.08%) JMeter
6 2 (15.38%) ClearCase
6 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
6 2 (15.38%) Xcode
General
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
1 9 (69.23%) Java Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Java Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) RabbitMQ
1 7 (53.85%) Spring Boot
1 7 (53.85%) Spring Integration
2 6 (46.15%) JPA
3 4 (30.77%) Spring MVC
4 2 (15.38%) JSON
4 2 (15.38%) XML
4 2 (15.38%) XSLT
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) CSS3
5 1 (7.69%) HTML
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (7.69%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Microservices
2 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 6 (46.15%) TDD
4 4 (30.77%) MVC
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
6 1 (7.69%) Content Management
6 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (7.69%) SEO
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) HP