The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 25 June 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
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 33 43
Rank change year-on-year +7 +10  
Contract jobs citing Spring 14 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.73% 2.85% 2.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.18% 8.06% 6.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 9
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £385 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £400 £354
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £44.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year +17.97% -19.09%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 77 124 158
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 26.01% 35.33% 34.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 84 129
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 8
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in Cambridge

Spring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spring in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Spring.

1 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (77.78%) Java
4 13 (72.22%) HTML
4 13 (72.22%) MVC
4 13 (72.22%) REST
5 12 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (61.11%) TDD
7 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
8 9 (50.00%) HTML5
8 9 (50.00%) SQL
8 9 (50.00%) AngularJS
8 9 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
9 8 (44.44%) XML
9 8 (44.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (44.44%) Mercurial
9 8 (44.44%) BPMN
9 8 (44.44%) JSON
10 7 (38.89%) Spring MVC
10 7 (38.89%) Scala
10 7 (38.89%) Domain-Driven Design
10 7 (38.89%) NoSQL
10 7 (38.89%) CSS
10 7 (38.89%) XML Schema
10 7 (38.89%) Scrum
10 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
11 6 (33.33%) WebStorm
11 6 (33.33%) Open Source
11 6 (33.33%) Node.js
11 6 (33.33%) gulp

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.11%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.56%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (11.11%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) NoSQL
2 6 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 6 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.56%) Big Data
3 1 (5.56%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 8 (44.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (44.44%) Mercurial
3 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
4 6 (33.33%) gulp
4 6 (33.33%) IntelliJ
4 6 (33.33%) JUnit
4 6 (33.33%) Maven
4 6 (33.33%) Mockito
4 6 (33.33%) WebStorm
5 2 (11.11%) Grunt
5 2 (11.11%) Jasmine
5 2 (11.11%) Mocha
6 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Node.js Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (22.22%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.56%) GUI Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java GUI Developer
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) HTML
1 13 (72.22%) REST
2 9 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 9 (50.00%) HTML5
3 8 (44.44%) JSON
3 8 (44.44%) XML
4 7 (38.89%) CSS
4 7 (38.89%) Spring MVC
4 7 (38.89%) XML Schema
5 6 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 6 (33.33%) JPA
5 6 (33.33%) jQuery
5 6 (33.33%) Node.js
6 4 (22.22%) Sass
6 4 (22.22%) Spring Boot
7 3 (16.67%) Angular 2
7 3 (16.67%) Ehcache
7 3 (16.67%) MyBatis
7 3 (16.67%) Polymer
7 3 (16.67%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) MVC
3 12 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (61.11%) TDD
5 8 (44.44%) BPMN
6 7 (38.89%) Domain-Driven Design
6 7 (38.89%) Scrum
7 6 (33.33%) BDD
7 6 (33.33%) Information Security
7 6 (33.33%) OO
7 6 (33.33%) Open Source
8 3 (16.67%) API Design
8 3 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
9 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
9 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
9 2 (11.11%) Product Management
9 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
10 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
10 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 14 (77.78%) Java
3 9 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (38.89%) Scala
5 6 (33.33%) Groovy
6 5 (27.78%) TypeScript
7 3 (16.67%) ES6
8 1 (5.56%) C
8 1 (5.56%) C#
8 1 (5.56%) C++
8 1 (5.56%) Clojure
8 1 (5.56%) Dart
8 1 (5.56%) Elixir
8 1 (5.56%) Erlang
8 1 (5.56%) Haskell
8 1 (5.56%) Kotlin
8 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
8 1 (5.56%) Rust
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
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