Period
to 27 April 2018

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 27 April 2018 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 Spring Framework
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
27 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 117 133
Rank change year-on-year +7 +16 +27
Contract jobs citing Spring 53 39 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.32% 1.02% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.42% 5.00% 4.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 29
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £320 £314 £283
90th Percentile £575 £525 £545
South East median daily rate £475 £475 £400
% change year-on-year - +18.75% +13.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £46.00
% change year-on-year - -2.17% +31.43%

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 978 780 1,012
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 24.35% 20.31% 20.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 572 455 623
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £300 £295 £288
90th Percentile £574 £529 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 22 22
Berkshire median hourly rate £8.00 £25.75 £27.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.93% -5.50% -25.34%
South East median hourly rate £44.00 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.33% +7.50% +14.29%

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 27 April 2018.

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 27 April 2018. 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
Bracknell +3 20 £550 +10.00% 4
Reading -12 10 £450 +5.88% 10
Newbury -17 7 £333 +3.91% 2
Slough +2 3 £488 +43.38% 1
Maidenhead - 1 - - 1
Spring
South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Spring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Spring.

1 51 (96.23%) Java
2 37 (69.81%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (66.04%) REST
4 30 (56.60%) Jenkins
4 30 (56.60%) Java 8
5 29 (54.72%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (50.94%) JIRA
7 24 (45.28%) Hibernate
8 22 (41.51%) TDD
9 21 (39.62%) Apache Solr
10 20 (37.74%) BDD
10 20 (37.74%) Docker
11 19 (35.85%) Elasticsearch
11 19 (35.85%) Git (software)
11 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
11 19 (35.85%) SOAP
12 18 (33.96%) JUnit
12 18 (33.96%) Maven
12 18 (33.96%) Java EE
12 18 (33.96%) SDLC
13 17 (32.08%) SOA
14 16 (30.19%) Web Services
15 15 (28.30%) Bitbucket
15 15 (28.30%) NoSQL
15 15 (28.30%) Amazon AWS
16 14 (26.42%) Microservices
17 13 (24.53%) Sonatype Nexus
17 13 (24.53%) Elastic Stack
17 13 (24.53%) HTML
18 12 (22.64%) CSS

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 21 (39.62%) Apache Solr
2 19 (35.85%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (16.98%) Confluence
4 8 (15.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (7.55%) WebLogic
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.89%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.89%) Apache
7 1 (1.89%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.89%) CMS
7 1 (1.89%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.89%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.89%) Liferay
7 1 (1.89%) Mule
7 1 (1.89%) Mule ESB
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 15 (28.30%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (20.75%) Serverless
3 9 (16.98%) AWS Lambda
4 7 (13.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 7 (13.21%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (11.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 6 (11.32%) Amazon S3
5 6 (11.32%) Amazon SQS
5 6 (11.32%) CloudFront
6 2 (3.77%) BrowserStack
6 2 (3.77%) SaaS
7 1 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.89%) GitHub
7 1 (1.89%) IaaS
7 1 (1.89%) PaaS
7 1 (1.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) AMQP
1 1 (1.89%) Internet
1 1 (1.89%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) NoSQL
2 11 (20.75%) Oracle Database
3 7 (13.21%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (11.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (9.43%) MySQL
6 3 (5.66%) Big Data
6 3 (5.66%) MongoDB
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (5.66%) RDBMS
6 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.77%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.89%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.89%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.89%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 30 (56.60%) Jenkins
2 27 (50.94%) JIRA
3 19 (35.85%) Git (software)
4 18 (33.96%) JUnit
4 18 (33.96%) Maven
5 15 (28.30%) Bitbucket
6 13 (24.53%) Sonatype Nexus
7 12 (22.64%) Eclipse
7 12 (22.64%) IntelliJ
8 10 (18.87%) Subversion
9 9 (16.98%) Gradle
9 9 (16.98%) Mercurial
10 6 (11.32%) Checkstyle
10 6 (11.32%) SonarQube
11 5 (9.43%) SoapUI
12 4 (7.55%) Cucumber
13 3 (5.66%) Mockito
13 3 (5.66%) XMLSpy
14 2 (3.77%) JMeter
14 2 (3.77%) Selenium
General
1 7 (13.21%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.55%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Billing
Job Titles
1 46 (86.79%) Developer
2 39 (73.58%) Java Developer
3 8 (15.09%) Senior Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (9.43%) UI Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Lead Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Angular Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Developer in Test
7 2 (3.77%) Head of Development
7 2 (3.77%) Java Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Backend Developer
8 1 (1.89%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Hadoop Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) MuleSoft Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle Specialist
8 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Senior Backend Developer
8 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow Developer
8 1 (1.89%) WebCenter Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (66.04%) REST
2 24 (45.28%) Hibernate
3 19 (35.85%) SOAP
4 18 (33.96%) Java EE
5 16 (30.19%) Web Services
6 13 (24.53%) Elastic Stack
6 13 (24.53%) HTML
7 12 (22.64%) CSS
8 10 (18.87%) JSF
8 10 (18.87%) Spring MVC
8 10 (18.87%) Struts
9 9 (16.98%) AngularJS
9 9 (16.98%) JSON
10 8 (15.09%) React
10 8 (15.09%) RESTful
11 7 (13.21%) HTML5
11 7 (13.21%) J2EE
12 6 (11.32%) CSS3
12 6 (11.32%) jQuery
12 6 (11.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Fintech
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.89%) RIA
4 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) Linux
2 5 (9.43%) Unix
3 1 (1.89%) Android
3 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (69.81%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (54.72%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (41.51%) TDD
4 20 (37.74%) BDD
5 18 (33.96%) SDLC
6 17 (32.08%) SOA
7 14 (26.42%) Microservices
8 12 (22.64%) MVC
8 12 (22.64%) Scrum
9 10 (18.87%) DevOps
9 10 (18.87%) Pair Programming
9 10 (18.87%) Unit Testing
10 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce
10 9 (16.98%) Kanban
10 9 (16.98%) User Stories
11 7 (13.21%) Content Management
11 7 (13.21%) Open Source
11 7 (13.21%) Web Development
12 5 (9.43%) Performance Management
12 5 (9.43%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 51 (96.23%) Java
2 30 (56.60%) Java 8
3 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
4 8 (15.09%) SQL
5 6 (11.32%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.66%) Python
7 1 (1.89%) C++
7 1 (1.89%) ES6
7 1 (1.89%) Perl
7 1 (1.89%) PHP
7 1 (1.89%) Ruby
7 1 (1.89%) Scala
7 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) QA
2 2 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (37.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Ansible
1 1 (1.89%) Grafana
1 1 (1.89%) Graphite
1 1 (1.89%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.89%) Netcool
1 1 (1.89%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Oracle
2 8 (15.09%) Adobe
3 1 (1.89%) Google
3 1 (1.89%) IBM
3 1 (1.89%) MuleSoft
3 1 (1.89%) Remedy
3 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.89%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.89%) TIBCO