Period
to 13 July 2020

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 6 months to 13 July 2020 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 67 58 74
Rank change year-on-year -9 +16 -2
Contract jobs citing Spring 13 66 39
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Bristol 1.40% 3.44% 2.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.14% 11.76% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 46 27
Median daily rate £538 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.44% +5.88% +18.06%
10th Percentile £421 £334 £317
90th Percentile £600 £488 £464
South West median daily rate £500 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +11.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 Bristol with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 253 561 520
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 27.18% 29.28% 28.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 397 359
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £320 £313 £280
90th Percentile £600 £600 £525
South West median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -77.14% +326.83%
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £44.50
% change year-on-year -17.65% -4.49% -1.11%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Spring as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Bristol

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Spring in Bristol.

Daily rate trend for Spring in Bristol

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Spring in Bristol over the 6 months to 13 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Spring in Bristol

Spring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Spring in Bristol.

Hourly rate trend for Spring in Bristol

For the 6 months to 13 July 2020, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Spring.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) SOAP
2 10 (76.92%) Web Services
2 10 (76.92%) Maven
3 9 (69.23%) SOA
3 9 (69.23%) Middleware
3 9 (69.23%) Apache Camel
4 8 (61.54%) Finance
4 8 (61.54%) XML
4 8 (61.54%) TDD
4 8 (61.54%) RESTful
5 7 (53.85%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (53.85%) Programme Management
5 7 (53.85%) Marketing
5 7 (53.85%) XPath
5 7 (53.85%) JSON
5 7 (53.85%) XSLT
5 7 (53.85%) SAP
5 7 (53.85%) Manufacturing
5 7 (53.85%) Electronics
5 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
5 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (53.85%) Spring Boot
5 7 (53.85%) Swagger
5 7 (53.85%) WireMock
5 7 (53.85%) Public Sector
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle
7 3 (23.08%) Mule
7 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Fuse

Spring
Co-occurring 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 3 (23.08%) Mule
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Fuse
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (7.69%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) DB2
1 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Maven
2 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) Artifactory
3 1 (7.69%) DbUnit
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) jMock
3 1 (7.69%) JUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Mockito
3 1 (7.69%) SonarQube
3 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) Electronics
2 7 (53.85%) Manufacturing
2 7 (53.85%) Marketing
2 7 (53.85%) Public Sector
2 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 10 (76.92%) Java Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Lead Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Lead Java Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Integration Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Backend Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Java Team Leader
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Integration Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) SOAP
1 10 (76.92%) Web Services
2 9 (69.23%) Apache Camel
2 9 (69.23%) Middleware
3 8 (61.54%) RESTful
3 8 (61.54%) XML
4 7 (53.85%) JSON
4 7 (53.85%) Spring Boot
4 7 (53.85%) Swagger
4 7 (53.85%) WireMock
4 7 (53.85%) XSLT
5 3 (23.08%) Spring Integration
6 2 (15.38%) REST
7 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (7.69%) CSS3
7 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
7 1 (7.69%) HTML5
7 1 (7.69%) JMS
7 1 (7.69%) PowerMock
7 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) SOA
3 8 (61.54%) TDD
4 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (53.85%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (53.85%) Programme Management
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Microservices
6 1 (7.69%) API Development
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.69%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) XPath
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) SAP
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) Talend
3 3 (23.08%) WSO2
4 1 (7.69%) NetIQ
4 1 (7.69%) VMware