Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Spring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Spring over the 6 months to 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Pivotal Software Spring Framework
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 26 31
Rank change year-on-year -15 +5 -7
Contract jobs citing Spring 37 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 6.81% 2.38% 0.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.57% 9.43% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 3 0
Belfast median daily rate £413 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.92% - -
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £325 -
% change year-on-year +26.92% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate - - -
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -

Spring is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Belfast
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 254 53 58
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 46.78% 25.24% 33.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 27 32
Belfast median daily rate £413 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.92% -7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £291 £250 £171
90th Percentile £506 £425 £461
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +26.92% -7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Belfast median hourly rate £13.78 £12.13 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.61% -62.11% +88.24%
County Antrim median hourly rate £13.78 £12.13 £32.00
% change year-on-year +13.61% -62.11% +88.24%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing Spring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Belfast

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Spring in Belfast.

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in Belfast

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Spring.

1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (62.16%) Hibernate
3 22 (59.46%) Finance
3 22 (59.46%) Struts
4 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
4 21 (56.76%) XML
4 21 (56.76%) WebSphere
4 21 (56.76%) Spring Integration
5 19 (51.35%) Banking
5 19 (51.35%) RESTful
5 19 (51.35%) CSS
5 19 (51.35%) JSP
5 19 (51.35%) Web Services
5 19 (51.35%) MVC
6 14 (37.84%) AngularJS
6 14 (37.84%) WebLogic
6 14 (37.84%) SQL
6 14 (37.84%) Oracle
7 13 (35.14%) HTML
8 12 (32.43%) Relational Database
8 12 (32.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (32.43%) Backbone.js
8 12 (32.43%) Ajax
8 12 (32.43%) DB2
9 11 (29.73%) RDBMS
10 10 (27.03%) Unix
11 9 (24.32%) JSON
11 9 (24.32%) Spring Boot
12 8 (21.62%) Workflow Development
12 8 (21.62%) Murex MxML

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 21 (56.76%) WebSphere
2 14 (37.84%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.41%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) DB2
1 12 (32.43%) Relational Database
2 11 (29.73%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.41%) Big Data
3 2 (5.41%) KDB
4 1 (2.70%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.41%) Bower
2 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.41%) Grunt
2 2 (5.41%) Jasmine
2 2 (5.41%) JUnit
2 2 (5.41%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 22 (59.46%) Finance
2 19 (51.35%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 35 (94.59%) Developer
2 26 (70.27%) Java Developer
3 25 (67.57%) Senior Developer
4 24 (64.86%) Senior Java Developer
5 18 (48.65%) Full Stack Developer
6 17 (45.95%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 13 (35.14%) HTML CSS Developer
7 13 (35.14%) HTML Developer
8 8 (21.62%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (21.62%) Murex Developer
8 8 (21.62%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 4 (10.81%) Angular Developer
10 2 (5.41%) Python Software Engineer
10 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
10 2 (5.41%) Talend Developer
11 1 (2.70%) GUI Developer
11 1 (2.70%) Senior Software Developer
11 1 (2.70%) Senior SQL Developer
11 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
11 1 (2.70%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (62.16%) Hibernate
2 22 (59.46%) Struts
3 21 (56.76%) Spring Integration
3 21 (56.76%) XML
4 19 (51.35%) CSS
4 19 (51.35%) JSP
4 19 (51.35%) RESTful
4 19 (51.35%) Web Services
5 14 (37.84%) AngularJS
6 13 (35.14%) HTML
7 12 (32.43%) Ajax
7 12 (32.43%) Backbone.js
7 12 (32.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (24.32%) JSON
8 9 (24.32%) Spring Boot
9 8 (21.62%) FpML
9 8 (21.62%) Java EE
9 8 (21.62%) Murex MxML
10 7 (18.92%) Node.js
10 7 (18.92%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Derivative
2 7 (18.92%) Virtual Team
3 2 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Unix
2 4 (10.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) MVC
2 8 (21.62%) Workflow
2 8 (21.62%) Workflow Development
3 7 (18.92%) Concurrent Programming
3 7 (18.92%) Data Modelling
3 7 (18.92%) Multithreading
4 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.81%) TDD
6 2 (5.41%) Data Integration
6 2 (5.41%) ETL
6 2 (5.41%) Migration
6 2 (5.41%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (5.41%) OOD
6 2 (5.41%) Pair Programming
6 2 (5.41%) RAD
6 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.41%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.41%) UML
6 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
3 14 (37.84%) SQL
4 8 (21.62%) Perl
5 7 (18.92%) TypeScript
6 2 (5.41%) Python
7 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Oracle
2 8 (21.62%) Murex
3 2 (5.41%) Sencha
3 2 (5.41%) Talend