The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford 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 18 28 20
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Contract jobs citing Spring 6 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 4.62% 0.63% 5.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 1.79% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Median daily rate £550 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.93% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £388 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £388 £403
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
Hertfordshire

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 Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
36 56 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 27.69% 35.44% 31.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 17
Median daily rate £450 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £338 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford 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 Watford

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Watford region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

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 Watford region with a requirement for Spring.

1 8 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 7 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) J2EE
4 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 5 (62.50%) XML
4 5 (62.50%) JBoss
4 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
4 5 (62.50%) Retail
5 4 (50.00%) hybris
5 4 (50.00%) ATG
5 4 (50.00%) Percussion
5 4 (50.00%) EJB
5 4 (50.00%) JSP
5 4 (50.00%) Struts
6 2 (25.00%) Scrum
6 2 (25.00%) TDD
6 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (25.00%) Kanban
6 2 (25.00%) Concurrent Programming
6 2 (25.00%) Low Latency
7 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (12.50%) Ionic Framework
7 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
7 1 (12.50%) Scala
7 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
7 1 (12.50%) Marketing
7 1 (12.50%) Web Development

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 5 (62.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (75.00%) J2EE
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) EJB
4 4 (50.00%) JSP
4 4 (50.00%) Struts
5 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) Ionic Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Concurrent Programming
3 2 (25.00%) Kanban
3 2 (25.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) Scala
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) ATG
1 4 (50.00%) hybris
1 4 (50.00%) Percussion
2 1 (12.50%) Sybase