The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 43 95 99
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +4
Contract jobs citing Spring 114 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.82% 1.14% 0.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.88% 4.87% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 14 13
Median daily rate £430 £395 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.86% +17.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £244 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £421 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £55.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-19.09% +52.77%
Spring
England

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 Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
766 554 601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.64% 23.39% 25.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 343 346
Median daily rate £375 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 20
Median hourly rate £24.00 £23.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £22.00 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £39.55 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Spring across the West Midlands region.

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Spring
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
Shropshire +9 54 £449 +7.54%
Birmingham +26 39 £250 -8.25% 5
Warwickshire -6 7 £413 +3.12% 1
Walsall +1 3 £545 -
Coventry -7 2 £525 +34.61%
Solihull - 2 £410 -
Staffordshire - 1 £325 - 1
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Spring.

1 198 (97.54%) Java
2 126 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (56.16%) J2EE
4 107 (52.71%) MongoDB
5 102 (50.25%) Puppet
6 93 (45.81%) Linux
7 90 (44.33%) SQL
8 86 (42.36%) Maven
9 83 (40.89%) Git (software)
10 78 (38.42%) Hibernate
11 76 (37.44%) Spring Boot
12 73 (35.96%) HTML
13 71 (34.98%) Oracle
14 65 (32.02%) Docker
15 58 (28.57%) JavaScript
16 55 (27.09%) CSS
16 55 (27.09%) XML
17 54 (26.60%) Microservices
18 51 (25.12%) RabbitMQ
19 50 (24.63%) SOAP
20 49 (24.14%) Open Source
21 48 (23.65%) Scala
21 48 (23.65%) JUnit
22 47 (23.15%) Play Framework
23 46 (22.66%) WebLogic
24 45 (22.17%) JSON
25 44 (21.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
26 43 (21.18%) Software Architecture
27 42 (20.69%) Web Services
28 41 (20.20%) Hystrix

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 46 (22.66%) WebLogic
2 22 (10.84%) Confluence
3 21 (10.34%) JBoss
4 18 (8.87%) CMS
5 13 (6.40%) Apache
6 11 (5.42%) Liferay
6 11 (5.42%) Tomcat
6 11 (5.42%) WebLogic Portal
7 6 (2.96%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (2.96%) nginx
8 3 (1.48%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.99%) Mule
9 2 (0.99%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.49%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.93%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (4.93%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (4.43%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (4.43%) Google App Engine
2 9 (4.43%) Google Cloud Platform
2 9 (4.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.99%) Heroku
4 1 (0.49%) GitHub
4 1 (0.49%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.85%) HTTP
2 7 (3.45%) Network Security
2 7 (3.45%) SSL
2 7 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.49%) DNS
3 1 (0.49%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (52.71%) MongoDB
2 31 (15.27%) Oracle OWB
3 23 (11.33%) RDBMS
3 23 (11.33%) Relational Database
4 17 (8.37%) Oracle Database
5 15 (7.39%) BusinessObjects
5 15 (7.39%) Oracle Reports
6 12 (5.91%) SQL Server
7 7 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (2.96%) DB2
9 4 (1.97%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.99%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.99%) MySQL
10 2 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 86 (42.36%) Maven
2 83 (40.89%) Git (software)
3 48 (23.65%) JUnit
4 44 (21.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 39 (19.21%) JIRA
6 34 (16.75%) Eclipse
6 34 (16.75%) SoapUI
7 31 (15.27%) ClearQuest
8 30 (14.78%) Selenium
9 24 (11.82%) Jenkins
10 17 (8.37%) Ant
11 16 (7.88%) Toad
12 15 (7.39%) Artifactory
12 15 (7.39%) Oracle Forms
13 12 (5.91%) IntelliJ
13 12 (5.91%) WebDriver
14 11 (5.42%) Subversion
15 6 (2.96%) Mockito
16 5 (2.46%) PVCS
17 3 (1.48%) ClearCase
General
1 18 (8.87%) Automotive
2 1 (0.49%) Finance
2 1 (0.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 114 (56.16%) Developer
2 86 (42.36%) Architect
3 85 (41.87%) Java Developer
4 58 (28.57%) Software Architect
5 55 (27.09%) Java Architect
6 42 (20.69%) Java Software Architect
7 22 (10.84%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 22 (10.84%) Software Engineer
8 19 (9.36%) Senior Architect
8 19 (9.36%) Senior Software Architect
9 16 (7.88%) Java Engineer
10 15 (7.39%) DevOps Engineer
10 15 (7.39%) Java Scala Developer
10 15 (7.39%) Java Scala Software Engineer
10 15 (7.39%) Java Software Developer
10 15 (7.39%) Java Software Engineer
10 15 (7.39%) Scala Developer
10 15 (7.39%) Scala Software Engineer
11 14 (6.90%) Senior Java Architect
12 13 (6.40%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (56.16%) J2EE
2 78 (38.42%) Hibernate
3 76 (37.44%) Spring Boot
4 73 (35.96%) HTML
5 55 (27.09%) CSS
5 55 (27.09%) XML
6 51 (25.12%) RabbitMQ
7 50 (24.63%) SOAP
8 47 (23.15%) Play Framework
9 45 (22.17%) JSON
10 42 (20.69%) Web Services
11 41 (20.20%) Hystrix
12 40 (19.70%) ELK Stack
13 39 (19.21%) jQuery
13 39 (19.21%) WireMock
14 34 (16.75%) HTML5
14 34 (16.75%) REST
15 33 (16.26%) Struts
16 32 (15.76%) Swagger
17 31 (15.27%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 6 (2.96%) Client/Server
2 6 (2.96%) N-Tier
3 5 (2.46%) Data Centre
4 2 (0.99%) Digital Media
4 2 (0.99%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.49%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.49%) DataPower
5 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 93 (45.81%) Linux
2 36 (17.73%) Unix
3 14 (6.90%) Windows
4 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (26.60%) Microservices
3 49 (24.14%) Open Source
4 43 (21.18%) Software Architecture
5 34 (16.75%) DevOps
6 32 (15.76%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (15.76%) MVC
7 29 (14.29%) TDD
8 24 (11.82%) Software Engineering
9 23 (11.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 23 (11.33%) OO
10 21 (10.34%) Web Development
11 20 (9.85%) Scrum
12 19 (9.36%) UML
13 18 (8.87%) Responsive Web Design
13 18 (8.87%) Service Management
13 18 (8.87%) Waterfall
14 17 (8.37%) Project Planning
15 15 (7.39%) OOP
15 15 (7.39%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 198 (97.54%) Java
2 90 (44.33%) SQL
3 58 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 48 (23.65%) Scala
5 37 (18.23%) PL/SQL
6 15 (7.39%) C++
6 15 (7.39%) VB
7 11 (5.42%) C#
8 7 (3.45%) Haskell
9 3 (1.48%) PHP
10 2 (0.99%) Python
10 2 (0.99%) Ruby
11 1 (0.49%) C
11 1 (0.49%) Groovy
11 1 (0.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (12.32%) Security Cleared
2 24 (11.82%) SC Cleared
3 15 (7.39%) Degree
4 12 (5.91%) Sun Certification
5 11 (5.42%) Oracle Certification
6 10 (4.93%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.97%) QA
System Software
1 65 (32.02%) Docker
Systems Management
1 102 (50.25%) Puppet
2 37 (18.23%) Graphite
3 25 (12.32%) Grafana
4 9 (4.43%) Consul
5 7 (3.45%) Kibana
6 6 (2.96%) logstash
Vendors
1 71 (34.98%) Oracle
2 23 (11.33%) webMethods
3 20 (9.85%) WSO2
4 17 (8.37%) Adobe
5 14 (6.90%) Google
6 7 (3.45%) IBM
7 6 (2.96%) BEA
7 6 (2.96%) Pega
7 6 (2.96%) Sun
7 6 (2.96%) Sybase
7 6 (2.96%) Vitria
8 2 (0.99%) hybris
9 1 (0.49%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.49%) MuleSoft
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