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 3 months to 23 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
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 16 -
Rank change year-on-year -24 -  
Contract jobs citing Spring 20 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 6.04% 2.35% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.49% 8.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Median daily rate £413 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.71% -  
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 County Antrim with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
County Antrim
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 174 25 30
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 52.57% 29.41% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 12 14
Median daily rate £413 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £413 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £13.78 - £32.00
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 County Antrim

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in County Antrim 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 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -28 19 £413 -5.71%
Spring
Northern Ireland

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

1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (53.33%) Spring Boot
3 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 13 (43.33%) MVC
5 11 (36.67%) SQL
6 10 (33.33%) Spring Integration
6 10 (33.33%) JSON
6 10 (33.33%) XML
6 10 (33.33%) Hibernate
6 10 (33.33%) Finance
7 9 (30.00%) HTML
7 9 (30.00%) Unix
7 9 (30.00%) CSS
7 9 (30.00%) Java EE
7 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (30.00%) AngularJS
7 9 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (26.67%) Node.js
8 8 (26.67%) Virtual Team
8 8 (26.67%) Concurrent Programming
8 8 (26.67%) Workflow Development
8 8 (26.67%) TypeScript
8 8 (26.67%) Relational Database
8 8 (26.67%) Murex MxML
8 8 (26.67%) JPA
8 8 (26.67%) RESTful
8 8 (26.67%) Banking
8 8 (26.67%) Derivative
8 8 (26.67%) WebSphere
8 8 (26.67%) Multithreading

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 8 (26.67%) WebSphere
2 4 (13.33%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) RDBMS
1 8 (26.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (93.33%) Developer
2 19 (63.33%) Java Developer
3 15 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 14 (46.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (36.67%) Full Stack Developer
6 10 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 9 (30.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 8 (26.67%) HTML CSS Developer
8 8 (26.67%) HTML Developer
8 8 (26.67%) Murex Developer
8 8 (26.67%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Python Software Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) Talend Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) Spring Boot
2 10 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 10 (33.33%) JSON
2 10 (33.33%) Spring Integration
2 10 (33.33%) XML
3 9 (30.00%) AngularJS
3 9 (30.00%) CSS
3 9 (30.00%) HTML
3 9 (30.00%) Java EE
4 8 (26.67%) FpML
4 8 (26.67%) JPA
4 8 (26.67%) JSP
4 8 (26.67%) Murex MxML
4 8 (26.67%) Node.js
4 8 (26.67%) RESTful
4 8 (26.67%) Servlets
4 8 (26.67%) Struts
4 8 (26.67%) Web Services
5 5 (16.67%) Spring MVC
5 5 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (26.67%) Derivative
2 8 (26.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Unix
2 3 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) MVC
2 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (26.67%) Concurrent Programming
3 8 (26.67%) Data Modelling
3 8 (26.67%) Multithreading
3 8 (26.67%) Workflow
3 8 (26.67%) Workflow Development
4 5 (16.67%) Scrum
5 4 (13.33%) Pair Programming
5 4 (13.33%) TDD
6 2 (6.67%) Data Integration
6 2 (6.67%) ETL
6 2 (6.67%) Migration
6 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 11 (36.67%) SQL
4 8 (26.67%) Perl
4 8 (26.67%) TypeScript
5 2 (6.67%) Python
6 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Murex
2 2 (6.67%) Talend