Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 22 October 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 61 111
Rank change year-on-year +44 +50 -16
Contract jobs citing Spring 202 42 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 9.01% 2.41% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.90% 8.94% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 13 16
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +3.70% -3.57%
10th Percentile £313 £265 £250
90th Percentile £525 £518 £391
South East median daily rate £475 £463 £401
% change year-on-year +2.70% +15.26% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% +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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 699 470 639
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 31.18% 26.92% 23.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 251 358
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £365 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.16% +1.39% +1.34%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £256
90th Percentile £525 £510 £513
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 12
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £29.00 £36.25 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +42.16% +56.54%
10th Percentile £18.30 £22.63 £12.00
90th Percentile £71.50 £42.38 £40.47
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +25.00%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Buckinghamshire

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in Buckinghamshire

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in Buckinghamshire

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Milton Keynes +46 165 £400 +9.59% 6
Buckingham - 1 - -
Spring
South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Spring.

1 195 (96.53%) Java
2 118 (58.42%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (43.07%) Microservices
4 84 (41.58%) Spring Boot
5 67 (33.17%) JavaScript
6 62 (30.69%) Git (software)
7 61 (30.20%) Jenkins
8 60 (29.70%) RESTful
9 58 (28.71%) Web Services
10 57 (28.22%) HTML
10 57 (28.22%) AngularJS
11 51 (25.25%) TDD
12 50 (24.75%) Maven
13 47 (23.27%) Scrum
13 47 (23.27%) Finance
13 47 (23.27%) JSON
14 46 (22.77%) Banking
15 44 (21.78%) SOA
16 43 (21.29%) CSS
17 41 (20.30%) Ruby
18 40 (19.80%) REST
19 39 (19.31%) Cloud Foundry
20 37 (18.32%) MVC
20 37 (18.32%) J2EE
21 35 (17.33%) Hibernate
21 35 (17.33%) Continuous Integration
21 35 (17.33%) Kanban
22 30 (14.85%) Java EE
23 29 (14.36%) HTML5
24 27 (13.37%) Docker

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 39 (19.31%) Cloud Foundry
2 21 (10.40%) WebSphere
3 14 (6.93%) WebSphere Application Server
4 11 (5.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 11 (5.45%) Tomcat
5 9 (4.46%) OpenStack
6 8 (3.96%) JBoss
7 7 (3.47%) Apache
8 5 (2.48%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.98%) Alfresco
9 4 (1.98%) CMS
9 4 (1.98%) Confluence
9 4 (1.98%) Drupal
9 4 (1.98%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 25 (12.38%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (9.41%) PaaS
3 13 (6.44%) OpenShift
4 7 (3.47%) Bluemix
4 7 (3.47%) IBM Cloud
4 7 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (2.48%) Google Analytics
5 5 (2.48%) Google Checkout
6 3 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.97%) HTTP
2 5 (2.48%) Internet
3 2 (0.99%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.42%) MySQL
1 17 (8.42%) Redis
2 6 (2.97%) NoSQL
3 5 (2.48%) Endeca
3 5 (2.48%) MongoDB
3 5 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.98%) Hazelcast
4 4 (1.98%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.49%) DB2
6 2 (0.99%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.99%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 62 (30.69%) Git (software)
2 61 (30.20%) Jenkins
3 50 (24.75%) Maven
4 25 (12.38%) Eclipse
5 18 (8.91%) JIRA
6 15 (7.43%) JUnit
7 14 (6.93%) Octopus Deploy
7 14 (6.93%) TeamCity
8 11 (5.45%) Mockito
9 6 (2.97%) Ant
9 6 (2.97%) Hudson
9 6 (2.97%) Selenium
10 5 (2.48%) git-flow
10 5 (2.48%) Subversion
11 3 (1.49%) Bitbucket
11 3 (1.49%) Gradle
11 3 (1.49%) webpack
12 2 (0.99%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.99%) GitLab
12 2 (0.99%) SonarQube
General
1 47 (23.27%) Finance
2 46 (22.77%) Banking
3 9 (4.46%) Retail
4 6 (2.97%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.98%) Games
6 3 (1.49%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.99%) Law
7 2 (0.99%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 158 (78.22%) Developer
2 123 (60.89%) Java Developer
3 24 (11.88%) Full Stack Developer
4 17 (8.42%) Angular Developer
4 17 (8.42%) Java Engineer
5 14 (6.93%) DevOps Engineer
5 14 (6.93%) Senior Developer
5 14 (6.93%) Senior Java Engineer
6 13 (6.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 12 (5.94%) Cloud Developer
8 10 (4.95%) Architect
9 9 (4.46%) Node.js Developer
10 8 (3.96%) JavaScript Developer
11 7 (3.47%) Cloud Architect
11 7 (3.47%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 7 (3.47%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (3.47%) Software Developer
12 6 (2.97%) J2EE Developer
12 6 (2.97%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 5 (2.48%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (41.58%) Spring Boot
2 60 (29.70%) RESTful
3 58 (28.71%) Web Services
4 57 (28.22%) AngularJS
4 57 (28.22%) HTML
5 47 (23.27%) JSON
6 43 (21.29%) CSS
7 40 (19.80%) REST
8 37 (18.32%) J2EE
9 35 (17.33%) Hibernate
10 30 (14.85%) Java EE
11 29 (14.36%) HTML5
12 27 (13.37%) Spring MVC
13 26 (12.87%) XML
14 21 (10.40%) CSS3
15 20 (9.90%) Node.js
16 18 (8.91%) jQuery
17 17 (8.42%) SOAP
18 16 (7.92%) Ajax
19 15 (7.43%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.47%) Cloud Native
1 7 (3.47%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (2.48%) Public Cloud
3 4 (1.98%) iPad
3 4 (1.98%) Online Games
4 3 (1.49%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.49%) Online Banking
5 2 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.50%) Fintech
6 1 (0.50%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.46%) Linux
2 4 (1.98%) Android
2 4 (1.98%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (58.42%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (43.07%) Microservices
3 51 (25.25%) TDD
4 47 (23.27%) Scrum
5 44 (21.78%) SOA
6 37 (18.32%) MVC
7 35 (17.33%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (17.33%) Kanban
8 24 (11.88%) API Development
9 22 (10.89%) BDD
10 20 (9.90%) Continuous Delivery
11 17 (8.42%) DevOps
11 17 (8.42%) Front End Development
11 17 (8.42%) Software Engineering
12 16 (7.92%) Unit Testing
13 15 (7.43%) OO
14 12 (5.94%) E-Commerce
15 11 (5.45%) SOLID
16 10 (4.95%) CRM
17 8 (3.96%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 195 (96.53%) Java
2 67 (33.17%) JavaScript
3 41 (20.30%) Ruby
4 25 (12.38%) Go
5 18 (8.91%) SQL
6 6 (2.97%) Scala
7 5 (2.48%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.49%) ES6
8 3 (1.49%) Groovy
9 1 (0.50%) GraphQL
9 1 (0.50%) Perl
9 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (3.47%) Degree
2 3 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.99%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.94%) QA
System Software
1 27 (13.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (8.91%) Ansible
2 12 (5.94%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.49%) Consul
3 3 (1.49%) Mesos
Vendors
1 22 (10.89%) IBM
2 19 (9.41%) Oracle
3 11 (5.45%) MuleSoft
4 7 (3.47%) Apigee
4 7 (3.47%) hybris
5 6 (2.97%) WSO2
6 5 (2.48%) Coremetrics
6 5 (2.48%) Google
6 5 (2.48%) PayPal
6 5 (2.48%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.98%) Microsoft
7 4 (1.98%) OpenText
8 3 (1.49%) Avaya