The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Spring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
South West / Bristol
Rank 49 54 60
Rank change year-on-year +5 +6  
Contract jobs citing Spring 19 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.33% 1.99% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.23% 8.96% 5.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 6
Median daily rate £400 £389 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.89% -4.01%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £413 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.12% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £57.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year -3.50% +22.58%  

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 Bristol with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 231 201 189
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 28.31% 22.21% 22.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 140 134
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 1
Median hourly rate £41.75 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.28% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Spring as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Bristol

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in Bristol

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Bristol over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in Bristol

Spring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spring in Bristol

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Spring.

1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 20 (55.56%) REST
3 15 (41.67%) SQL
4 13 (36.11%) Hibernate
5 12 (33.33%) Scrum
5 12 (33.33%) TDD
5 12 (33.33%) SOAP
6 11 (30.56%) Web Services
6 11 (30.56%) Maven
7 10 (27.78%) MVC
7 10 (27.78%) Oracle
7 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
7 10 (27.78%) jQuery
8 9 (25.00%) HTML
9 8 (22.22%) RESTful
9 8 (22.22%) BDD
10 7 (19.44%) TeamCity
10 7 (19.44%) Spring MVC
10 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (19.44%) XML
10 7 (19.44%) CSS
11 6 (16.67%) SOA
11 6 (16.67%) PL/SQL
11 6 (16.67%) Unit Testing
11 6 (16.67%) JSF
11 6 (16.67%) JIRA
11 6 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 6 (16.67%) Jenkins

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 6 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.33%) Apache
4 2 (5.56%) Confluence
4 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.78%) Liferay
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) DB2
1 4 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Maven
2 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
3 7 (19.44%) TeamCity
4 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 6 (16.67%) JIRA
5 4 (11.11%) Ant
5 4 (11.11%) Grunt
6 3 (8.33%) Cucumber
7 2 (5.56%) Artifactory
7 2 (5.56%) Bitbucket
7 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
7 2 (5.56%) Gradle
7 2 (5.56%) JUnit
7 2 (5.56%) Mockito
7 2 (5.56%) Selenium
8 1 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (11.11%) Banking
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Publishing
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (86.11%) Developer
2 27 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Data Migration Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Java Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Polyglot Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.78%) Hybris Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Integration Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Java Scala Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Python Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Scala Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Java Scala Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (55.56%) REST
2 13 (36.11%) Hibernate
3 12 (33.33%) SOAP
4 11 (30.56%) Web Services
5 10 (27.78%) jQuery
6 9 (25.00%) HTML
7 8 (22.22%) RESTful
8 7 (19.44%) CSS
8 7 (19.44%) Spring MVC
8 7 (19.44%) XML
9 6 (16.67%) JSF
10 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
10 5 (13.89%) HTML5
11 4 (11.11%) Spring Boot
11 4 (11.11%) XSLT
12 3 (8.33%) J2EE
13 2 (5.56%) DHTML
13 2 (5.56%) EJB
13 2 (5.56%) JMS
13 2 (5.56%) JSP
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (33.33%) Scrum
2 12 (33.33%) TDD
3 10 (27.78%) MVC
4 8 (22.22%) BDD
5 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (16.67%) SOA
6 6 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 5 (13.89%) DevOps
7 5 (13.89%) Microservices
7 5 (13.89%) Web Development
8 4 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
8 4 (11.11%) Open Source
8 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 4 (11.11%) User Stories
9 3 (8.33%) Data Integration
9 3 (8.33%) ERP
9 3 (8.33%) Information Architecture
9 3 (8.33%) Migration
9 3 (8.33%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 15 (41.67%) SQL
4 6 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 4 (11.11%) Python
5 4 (11.11%) Scala
5 4 (11.11%) XPath
6 3 (8.33%) Ruby
7 2 (5.56%) C#
7 2 (5.56%) Clojure
8 1 (2.78%) C++
8 1 (2.78%) Go
8 1 (2.78%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) hybris
3 1 (2.78%) IBM
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) SAP
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