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 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 32 37 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Contract jobs citing Spring 1 2 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.39% 0.76% 6.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.67% 2.50% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 11
Median daily rate £338 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.18% +8.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
60 80 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 23.53% 30.53% 38.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 44 82
Median daily rate £338 £380 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.18% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 £32.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.77% -12.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.38 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +13.97%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Spring.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) jMock
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Security
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) JPA
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) JBehave
2 1 (50.00%) Mockito
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) PostGIS

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) JBehave
2 1 (50.00%) jMock
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Mockito
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JPA
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) PostGIS
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Spring Security
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript