Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 20 November 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 122 137
Rank change year-on-year +2 +15 0
Contract jobs citing Spring 46 47 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.12% 1.11% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.05% 5.37% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 33 27
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £435 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +16.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £363 £310 £323
90th Percentile £538 £525 £471
South East median daily rate £465 £464 £415
% change year-on-year +0.27% +11.75% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £40.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £38.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +16.13% -3.13% +14.29%

Spring is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 911 875 967
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 22.27% 20.71% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 520 614
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £275 £275 £250
90th Percentile £543 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 28 28
Berkshire median hourly rate £32.00 £21.06 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.98% -43.48% +96.05%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.25 £12.93
90th Percentile £44.88 £50.00 £55.55
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Berkshire

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in Berkshire

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in Berkshire

Spring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spring in Berkshire

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +3 10 £450 +2.86% 10
Newbury +3 7 £400 - 1
Bracknell +10 6 £513 - 1
Slough +1 4 £488 +52.94% 1
Maidenhead -11 1 - -
Ascot - 1 £525 -
Spring
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Spring.

1 46 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (58.70%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (52.17%) REST
4 23 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 22 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (45.65%) Jenkins
7 18 (39.13%) JIRA
8 16 (34.78%) TDD
8 16 (34.78%) Web Services
9 15 (32.61%) SQL
10 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
10 13 (28.26%) Git (software)
11 12 (26.09%) Scrum
11 12 (26.09%) Docker
11 12 (26.09%) Microservices
11 12 (26.09%) NoSQL
11 12 (26.09%) Apache Solr
11 12 (26.09%) SDLC
12 11 (23.91%) Elasticsearch
12 11 (23.91%) Oracle
12 11 (23.91%) Struts
13 10 (21.74%) J2EE
13 10 (21.74%) Maven
13 10 (21.74%) Java EE
13 10 (21.74%) BDD
14 9 (19.57%) SOAP
14 9 (19.57%) SOA
15 8 (17.39%) E-Commerce
15 8 (17.39%) HTML
15 8 (17.39%) JUnit

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 12 (26.09%) Apache Solr
2 11 (23.91%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (13.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Confluence
4 4 (8.70%) JBoss
5 3 (6.52%) Apache
5 3 (6.52%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (6.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (4.35%) Apache Spark
6 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.17%) Liferay
7 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Payment Gateway
1 2 (4.35%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.70%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (8.70%) Serverless
3 3 (6.52%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (6.52%) SaaS
4 2 (4.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (4.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (4.35%) Amazon S3
4 2 (4.35%) CloudFront
5 1 (2.17%) GitHub
5 1 (2.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Internet
1 3 (6.52%) Intranet
2 2 (4.35%) 3GPP
2 2 (4.35%) Diameter Protocol
2 2 (4.35%) SIGTRAN
3 1 (2.17%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) NoSQL
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.70%) MySQL
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (6.52%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.35%) Redis
6 1 (2.17%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.17%) Big Data
6 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.17%) DB2
6 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.17%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 21 (45.65%) Jenkins
2 18 (39.13%) JIRA
3 13 (28.26%) Git (software)
4 10 (21.74%) Maven
5 8 (17.39%) Bitbucket
5 8 (17.39%) JUnit
5 8 (17.39%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (10.87%) Gradle
6 5 (10.87%) IntelliJ
6 5 (10.87%) Mercurial
7 4 (8.70%) Eclipse
8 3 (6.52%) Subversion
9 2 (4.35%) Checkstyle
9 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
9 2 (4.35%) SonarQube
9 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (2.17%) Hudson
10 1 (2.17%) Mockito
10 1 (2.17%) WebStorm
General
1 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.52%) Retail
3 2 (4.35%) Billing
4 1 (2.17%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (60.87%) Developer
2 27 (58.70%) Java Developer
3 6 (13.04%) Senior Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Architect
4 5 (10.87%) Java Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Java Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) UI Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Java Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Hybris Architect
7 2 (4.35%) SAP Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Trainer
8 1 (2.17%) C++/Java Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (52.17%) REST
2 23 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 16 (34.78%) Web Services
4 11 (23.91%) Struts
5 10 (21.74%) J2EE
5 10 (21.74%) Java EE
6 9 (19.57%) SOAP
7 8 (17.39%) Elastic Stack
7 8 (17.39%) HTML
7 8 (17.39%) RESTful
8 7 (15.22%) AngularJS
8 7 (15.22%) CSS
8 7 (15.22%) JSF
8 7 (15.22%) JSP
9 6 (13.04%) Servlets
10 5 (10.87%) EJB
10 5 (10.87%) HTML5
10 5 (10.87%) jQuery
10 5 (10.87%) JSON
10 5 (10.87%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.52%) Data Structures
1 3 (6.52%) Digital Media
2 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.17%) Fintech
3 1 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Linux
2 6 (13.04%) Unix
3 3 (6.52%) HPUX
3 3 (6.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (34.78%) TDD
4 12 (26.09%) Microservices
4 12 (26.09%) Scrum
4 12 (26.09%) SDLC
5 10 (21.74%) BDD
6 9 (19.57%) SOA
7 8 (17.39%) E-Commerce
8 6 (13.04%) Kanban
8 6 (13.04%) MVC
8 6 (13.04%) OO
8 6 (13.04%) Open Source
8 6 (13.04%) Pair Programming
9 5 (10.87%) DevOps
9 5 (10.87%) Unit Testing
10 4 (8.70%) ETL
10 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
10 4 (8.70%) Web Development
10 4 (8.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (32.61%) SQL
3 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.87%) PL/SQL
4 5 (10.87%) Scala
5 4 (8.70%) Python
6 3 (6.52%) C++
7 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.17%) ES6
8 1 (2.17%) GraphQL
8 1 (2.17%) Groovy
8 1 (2.17%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 12 (26.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) Oracle
2 6 (13.04%) Adobe
3 3 (6.52%) Cisco
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.35%) hybris
4 2 (4.35%) SAP
5 1 (2.17%) BEA
5 1 (2.17%) IBM
5 1 (2.17%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.17%) Pega
5 1 (2.17%) Sybase
5 1 (2.17%) Vitria