Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 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 23 November 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
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 33 26
Rank change year-on-year +13 -7 -3
Contract jobs citing Spring 79 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 13.57% 1.82% 0.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.92% 8.20% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 1 1
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £438 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.71% +34.62% +8.33%
10th Percentile £405 £419 £313
90th Percentile £438 £456 £338
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £438 £325
% change year-on-year -5.71% +34.62% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
County Antrim
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 240 61 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 41.24% 22.26% 15.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 30 14
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £393 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.10% -1.88% +33.33%
10th Percentile £350 £250 £295
90th Percentile £475 £458 £461
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £385 £425
% change year-on-year +7.14% -9.41% +36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
County Antrim median hourly rate £13.78 £12.13 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.61% - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £13.78 £12.13 -
% change year-on-year +13.61% - -

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring in County Antrim

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in County Antrim

Spring
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Belfast +14 78 £413 -5.71%
Spring
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Spring.

1 79 (100.00%) Java
2 70 (88.61%) JavaScript
3 65 (82.28%) Hibernate
4 61 (77.22%) CSS
5 59 (74.68%) MVC
6 52 (65.82%) Spring Integration
7 51 (64.56%) XML
8 50 (63.29%) Web Services
8 50 (63.29%) Finance
9 47 (59.49%) WebSphere
9 47 (59.49%) JSP
9 47 (59.49%) RESTful
10 46 (58.23%) AngularJS
10 46 (58.23%) Oracle
11 44 (55.70%) Agile Software Development
11 44 (55.70%) Backbone.js
12 42 (53.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 42 (53.16%) DB2
13 40 (50.63%) Relational Database
14 38 (48.10%) Banking
15 35 (44.30%) TDD
16 33 (41.77%) RDBMS
16 33 (41.77%) SQL
17 32 (40.51%) WebLogic
18 31 (39.24%) Virtual Team
19 30 (37.97%) Struts
19 30 (37.97%) Waterfall
19 30 (37.97%) DB2 UDB
20 28 (35.44%) Ajax
21 25 (31.65%) HTML

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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 47 (59.49%) WebSphere
2 32 (40.51%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.53%) JBoss
3 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) FTP
2 4 (5.06%) HTTP
2 4 (5.06%) SSL
2 4 (5.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (53.16%) DB2
2 40 (50.63%) Relational Database
3 33 (41.77%) RDBMS
4 30 (37.97%) DB2 UDB
5 5 (6.33%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.53%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.53%) Hazelcast
6 2 (2.53%) KDB
6 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.53%) MySQL
6 2 (2.53%) Redis
6 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (26.58%) Eclipse
2 19 (24.05%) Cucumber
2 19 (24.05%) JUnit
3 17 (21.52%) Bower
3 17 (21.52%) Grunt
3 17 (21.52%) Jasmine
4 2 (2.53%) Ant
4 2 (2.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.53%) FitNesse
4 2 (2.53%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.53%) Gradle
4 2 (2.53%) Hudson
4 2 (2.53%) IntelliJ
4 2 (2.53%) JBehave
4 2 (2.53%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.53%) LoadUI
4 2 (2.53%) Mockito
4 2 (2.53%) Selenium
4 2 (2.53%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.53%) TeamCity
General
1 50 (63.29%) Finance
2 38 (48.10%) Banking
3 8 (10.13%) Front Office
4 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (94.94%) Developer
1 75 (94.94%) Java Developer
2 47 (59.49%) Senior Developer
2 47 (59.49%) Senior Java Developer
3 33 (41.77%) Full Stack Developer
4 27 (34.18%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 23 (29.11%) HTML CSS Developer
5 23 (29.11%) HTML Developer
6 18 (22.78%) JavaScript Developer
7 17 (21.52%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Angular Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Integration Developer
10 2 (2.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 2 (2.53%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
10 2 (2.53%) Java Mobile Developer
10 2 (2.53%) Software Engineer
11 1 (1.27%) Agile Java Developer
11 1 (1.27%) Consultant
11 1 (1.27%) Senior Software Engineer
11 1 (1.27%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (82.28%) Hibernate
2 61 (77.22%) CSS
3 52 (65.82%) Spring Integration
4 51 (64.56%) XML
5 50 (63.29%) Web Services
6 47 (59.49%) JSP
6 47 (59.49%) RESTful
7 46 (58.23%) AngularJS
8 44 (55.70%) Backbone.js
9 42 (53.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 30 (37.97%) Struts
11 28 (35.44%) Ajax
12 25 (31.65%) HTML
13 23 (29.11%) Spring Boot
14 22 (27.85%) JSON
15 20 (25.32%) Java EE
16 17 (21.52%) Gherkin
16 17 (21.52%) JPA
16 17 (21.52%) Node.js
16 17 (21.52%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 31 (39.24%) Virtual Team
2 11 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (11.39%) Mobile App
4 5 (6.33%) SWIFT
5 3 (3.80%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.27%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.27%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.92%) Linux
2 7 (8.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (74.68%) MVC
2 44 (55.70%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (44.30%) TDD
4 30 (37.97%) Waterfall
5 18 (22.78%) Test Automation
6 17 (21.52%) Concurrent Programming
6 17 (21.52%) Data Modelling
6 17 (21.52%) Multithreading
7 13 (16.46%) Mentoring
8 9 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (11.39%) Integration Testing
9 8 (10.13%) Analytics
9 8 (10.13%) Data Analytics
10 7 (8.86%) Information Security
10 7 (8.86%) OO
10 7 (8.86%) Project Management
10 7 (8.86%) Time Management
11 6 (7.59%) ETL
12 5 (6.33%) Microservices
13 4 (5.06%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 79 (100.00%) Java
2 70 (88.61%) JavaScript
3 33 (41.77%) SQL
4 17 (21.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (15.19%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (7.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (7.59%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 46 (58.23%) Oracle
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.53%) Sencha
3 1 (1.27%) Talend