The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 9 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing Spring 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 13.33% 3.26% 6.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.77% 15.00% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £378 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
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 £45.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
Spring
Scotland

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 West Lothian region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 43.33% 21.74% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 6
Median daily rate £329 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.40% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Lothian 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 West Lothian

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

Spring
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston +6 4 £378 +0.66%
Spring
Scotland

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 29 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Spring.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
3 6 (75.00%) User Stories
4 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (62.50%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (62.50%) OO
4 5 (62.50%) Java EE
5 4 (50.00%) RESTful
5 4 (50.00%) CRM
6 3 (37.50%) Web Services
6 3 (37.50%) XML
6 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
6 3 (37.50%) SQL
6 3 (37.50%) Kanban
7 2 (25.00%) BDD
7 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
7 2 (25.00%) XSD
7 2 (25.00%) JMS
7 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (25.00%) Kibana
7 2 (25.00%) Graphite
8 1 (12.50%) HTML
8 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
8 1 (12.50%) Vue.js
8 1 (12.50%) User Experience
8 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Java EE
2 4 (50.00%) RESTful
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) JMS
4 2 (25.00%) XSD
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) JSON
5 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (12.50%) PhoneGap
5 1 (12.50%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) iPad
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
3 6 (75.00%) User Stories
4 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (62.50%) OO
4 5 (62.50%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (50.00%) CRM
6 3 (37.50%) Kanban
7 2 (25.00%) BDD
7 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
8 1 (12.50%) Open Source
8 1 (12.50%) Scrum-ban
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Graphite
1 2 (25.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle