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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 24 22 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing Spring 6 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 3.28% 5.71% 6.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.33% 14.29% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 5
Median daily rate £465 £370 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.67% -5.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £370
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +28.57%
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
45 56 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 24.59% 40.00% 35.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 22
Median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £400 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

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 30 August 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 11 (91.67%) Hibernate
2 10 (83.33%) Java
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) Retail
4 7 (58.33%) Web Services
4 7 (58.33%) J2EE
4 7 (58.33%) E-Commerce
5 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (41.67%) XML
6 5 (41.67%) JBoss
6 5 (41.67%) JSP
6 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (33.33%) hybris
7 4 (33.33%) Struts
7 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 4 (33.33%) Sybase
7 4 (33.33%) EJB
7 4 (33.33%) ATG
7 4 (33.33%) Percussion
8 3 (25.00%) Finance
9 2 (16.67%) HTML5
9 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
9 2 (16.67%) HTTP
9 2 (16.67%) HTML
9 2 (16.67%) Apache
10 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
10 1 (8.33%) Windows
10 1 (8.33%) C
10 1 (8.33%) CSS

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 (41.67%) JBoss
2 2 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 8 (66.67%) Retail
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Sybase Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Sybase Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Web Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Developer
5 1 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java E-Commerce Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) Hibernate
2 7 (58.33%) J2EE
2 7 (58.33%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) JSP
3 5 (41.67%) XML
4 4 (33.33%) EJB
4 4 (33.33%) Struts
5 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) HTML5
6 1 (8.33%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (8.33%) CSS
6 1 (8.33%) CSS3
6 1 (8.33%) Ionic Framework
6 1 (8.33%) REST
6 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) C
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) ATG
1 4 (33.33%) hybris
1 4 (33.33%) Percussion
1 4 (33.33%) Sybase