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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 85 102 107
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +5
Contract jobs citing Spring 48 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.76% 0.90% 0.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.74% 4.01% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 9 9
Median daily rate £400 £325 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £323 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £400 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £405
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +56.25%
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
712 573 585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.03% 22.36% 24.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 355 356
Median daily rate £375 £350 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 11
Median hourly rate £16.00 £33.55 £29.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.30% +14.81%
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 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 3 December 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 3 December 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
Birmingham +4 19 £391 +11.78% 8
Warwickshire +5 7 £460 +41.53% 1
Shropshire -1 7 £475 - 1
Coventry -13 6 £438 +34.61% 3
Staffordshire - 3 - -
Worcestershire +2 2 £306 -
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 116 (93.55%) Java
2 72 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (54.03%) HTML
4 58 (46.77%) JavaScript
5 57 (45.97%) Hibernate
6 56 (45.16%) SQL
7 54 (43.55%) REST
8 53 (42.74%) CSS
9 47 (37.90%) J2EE
10 46 (37.10%) Git (software)
11 44 (35.48%) SOAP
12 43 (34.68%) XML
12 43 (34.68%) HTML5
13 42 (33.87%) JSON
13 42 (33.87%) Linux
13 42 (33.87%) MVC
14 38 (30.65%) Puppet
15 36 (29.03%) MongoDB
16 35 (28.23%) RESTful
17 32 (25.81%) Web Services
18 31 (25.00%) Maven
19 30 (24.19%) Scrum
20 29 (23.39%) Servlets
21 28 (22.58%) JSP
21 28 (22.58%) Spring Boot
22 27 (21.77%) Java EE
22 27 (21.77%) Open Source
23 26 (20.97%) TDD
24 25 (20.16%) JIRA
24 25 (20.16%) JUnit

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 20 (16.13%) Confluence
2 18 (14.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 14 (11.29%) WebLogic
4 13 (10.48%) JBoss
5 11 (8.87%) Tomcat
6 10 (8.06%) Apache
6 10 (8.06%) CMS
7 6 (4.84%) WebSphere
8 5 (4.03%) Liferay
9 4 (3.23%) Documentum
9 4 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (3.23%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (2.42%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (1.61%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.84%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (3.23%) Google App Engine
2 4 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.26%) HTTP
2 1 (0.81%) Firewall
2 1 (0.81%) FTP
2 1 (0.81%) LDAP
2 1 (0.81%) Network Security
2 1 (0.81%) SSH
2 1 (0.81%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (29.03%) MongoDB
2 24 (19.35%) Relational Database
3 13 (10.48%) RDBMS
4 11 (8.87%) Oracle OWB
5 8 (6.45%) NoSQL
6 7 (5.65%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (4.03%) Hazelcast
7 5 (4.03%) Oracle Database
7 5 (4.03%) SQL Server
8 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (2.42%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.42%) Redis
10 2 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.61%) CouchDB
10 2 (1.61%) MySQL
10 2 (1.61%) Riak
11 1 (0.81%) DB2
11 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 46 (37.10%) Git (software)
2 31 (25.00%) Maven
3 25 (20.16%) JIRA
3 25 (20.16%) JUnit
4 23 (18.55%) Jenkins
4 23 (18.55%) Selenium
5 14 (11.29%) SoapUI
6 13 (10.48%) ClearQuest
7 12 (9.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 12 (9.68%) Cucumber
7 12 (9.68%) Eclipse
8 9 (7.26%) Ant
8 9 (7.26%) IntelliJ
8 9 (7.26%) Subversion
9 8 (6.45%) Gradle
10 5 (4.03%) Jasmine
10 5 (4.03%) Karma Test Runner
10 5 (4.03%) Protractor
10 5 (4.03%) SonarQube
10 5 (4.03%) Travis CI
General
1 11 (8.87%) Automotive
2 8 (6.45%) Finance
3 2 (1.61%) Games
3 2 (1.61%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.61%) Retail
4 1 (0.81%) Electronics
4 1 (0.81%) Marketing
4 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 85 (68.55%) Developer
2 61 (49.19%) Java Developer
3 29 (23.39%) Architect
4 17 (13.71%) JavaScript Developer
5 16 (12.90%) Java Architect
6 14 (11.29%) Software Architect
7 12 (9.68%) Administrator
8 10 (8.06%) Scala Developer
9 9 (7.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 8 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
10 8 (6.45%) Java Engineer
10 8 (6.45%) Java Scala Software Engineer
10 8 (6.45%) Java Software Architect
10 8 (6.45%) Java Software Engineer
10 8 (6.45%) Java Technical Architect
10 8 (6.45%) Scala Software Engineer
10 8 (6.45%) Software Engineer
10 8 (6.45%) Technical Architect
11 7 (5.65%) Java Software Developer
12 6 (4.84%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (54.03%) HTML
2 57 (45.97%) Hibernate
3 54 (43.55%) REST
4 53 (42.74%) CSS
5 47 (37.90%) J2EE
6 44 (35.48%) SOAP
7 43 (34.68%) HTML5
7 43 (34.68%) XML
8 42 (33.87%) JSON
9 35 (28.23%) RESTful
10 32 (25.81%) Web Services
11 29 (23.39%) Servlets
12 28 (22.58%) JSP
12 28 (22.58%) Spring Boot
13 27 (21.77%) Java EE
14 24 (19.35%) Struts
15 23 (18.55%) jQuery
15 23 (18.55%) Play Framework
16 20 (16.13%) Spring MVC
17 19 (15.32%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.23%) Computer Science
1 4 (3.23%) Visualisation
2 3 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.61%) Algorithms
3 2 (1.61%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (1.61%) IVR
3 2 (1.61%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.61%) User Experience
4 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.81%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.81%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 42 (33.87%) Linux
2 12 (9.68%) Unix
3 1 (0.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (33.87%) MVC
3 30 (24.19%) Scrum
4 27 (21.77%) Open Source
5 26 (20.97%) TDD
6 17 (13.71%) Waterfall
6 17 (13.71%) Web Development
7 16 (12.90%) Microservices
8 15 (12.10%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (12.10%) DevOps
8 15 (12.10%) OO
9 14 (11.29%) Software Architecture
10 12 (9.68%) BDD
10 12 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
11 11 (8.87%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (8.87%) Front End Development
12 10 (8.06%) OOP
12 10 (8.06%) Project Planning
12 10 (8.06%) RUP
13 9 (7.26%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 116 (93.55%) Java
2 58 (46.77%) JavaScript
3 56 (45.16%) SQL
4 23 (18.55%) Scala
5 6 (4.84%) PL/SQL
5 6 (4.84%) Ruby
6 5 (4.03%) Python
7 3 (2.42%) C#
7 3 (2.42%) C++
7 3 (2.42%) VB
8 2 (1.61%) XQuery
9 1 (0.81%) C
9 1 (0.81%) Go
9 1 (0.81%) Groovy
9 1 (0.81%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (6.45%) SC Cleared
1 8 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.23%) Degree
3 3 (2.42%) OCPJP
3 3 (2.42%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (2.42%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 25 (20.16%) Docker
2 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 38 (30.65%) Puppet
2 9 (7.26%) Graphite
3 8 (6.45%) Grafana
4 4 (3.23%) Kibana
4 4 (3.23%) logstash
5 2 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.81%) Ansible
6 1 (0.81%) Consul
Vendors
1 22 (17.74%) Adobe
2 18 (14.52%) Oracle
3 16 (12.90%) IBM
4 13 (10.48%) WSO2
5 10 (8.06%) webMethods
6 7 (5.65%) Google
7 4 (3.23%) Microsoft
8 3 (2.42%) Sun
9 2 (1.61%) Pega
10 1 (0.81%) Avaya
10 1 (0.81%) BEA
10 1 (0.81%) Genesys
10 1 (0.81%) hybris
10 1 (0.81%) KANA
10 1 (0.81%) SAP
10 1 (0.81%) Splunk
10 1 (0.81%) Sybase
10 1 (0.81%) Vitria
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
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