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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 25 23 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Spring 6 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 3.31% 4.20% 4.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 12.24% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 3
Median daily rate £465 £390 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -
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 £43.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
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
54 49 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 29.83% 34.27% 31.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 24
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £405 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) Hibernate
2 5 (62.50%) Retail
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 3 (37.50%) J2EE
4 3 (37.50%) Sybase
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) JSP
5 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (12.50%) HTML
6 1 (12.50%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) hybris
6 1 (12.50%) CloudFront
6 1 (12.50%) REST
6 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
6 1 (12.50%) HTTP
6 1 (12.50%) SSL
6 1 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) JBoss
6 1 (12.50%) Apache
6 1 (12.50%) Struts
6 1 (12.50%) EJB
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Sybase Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Sybase Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Web Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
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%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Hibernate
2 3 (37.50%) J2EE
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) JSP
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) EJB
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Struts
4 1 (12.50%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Sybase
2 1 (12.50%) ATG
2 1 (12.50%) hybris
2 1 (12.50%) Percussion