Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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
South West > Devon
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 32 42
Rank change year-on-year +11 +10 +23
Contract jobs citing Spring 37 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 6.46% 4.31% 2.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.96% 12.05% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 8
Devon median daily rate £459 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.26% +10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £378 £398 £338
90th Percentile £556 £508 £441
South West median daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +12.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £52.50 £122.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year -57.14% +122.73% -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 206 166 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 35.95% 35.78% 36.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 114 152
Devon median daily rate £436 £325 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.15% -12.16% -0.67%
10th Percentile £296 £186 £263
90th Percentile £591 £500 £514
South West median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.07% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 3
Devon median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.08% +58.54% -8.89%
10th Percentile £35.00 £18.64 £19.45
90th Percentile £48.80 £45.75 £27.15
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £36.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +24.14% -14.71% -

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Devon

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in Devon

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Devon over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in Devon

Spring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spring in Devon

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Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Devon 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
Exeter +12 33 £468 +6.25% 1
Plymouth -5 2 £600 +20.00%
Spring
South West

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 Devon region with a requirement for Spring.

1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (45.95%) Spring Boot
4 14 (37.84%) Microservices
4 14 (37.84%) Maven
5 13 (35.14%) Web Services
6 12 (32.43%) JUnit
6 12 (32.43%) Coaching
7 11 (29.73%) Open Source
8 10 (27.03%) UML
8 10 (27.03%) Jenkins
9 9 (24.32%) Elasticsearch
9 9 (24.32%) Hibernate
10 8 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
10 8 (21.62%) Cloud Native
11 7 (18.92%) Customer Requirements
11 7 (18.92%) Kubernetes
11 7 (18.92%) OpenShift
11 7 (18.92%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
11 7 (18.92%) JPA
11 7 (18.92%) GWT
11 7 (18.92%) TDD
11 7 (18.92%) Linux
11 7 (18.92%) Google
11 7 (18.92%) OOA/OOD
11 7 (18.92%) SOAP
11 7 (18.92%) Struts
12 6 (16.22%) ActiveMQ

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 9 (24.32%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (13.51%) Apache Spark
3 4 (10.81%) Apache
3 4 (10.81%) Apache Solr
4 3 (8.11%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.70%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) OpenShift
2 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.70%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) HTTPS
1 1 (2.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) MongoDB
2 4 (10.81%) Hadoop
2 4 (10.81%) NoSQL
3 3 (8.11%) HBase
3 3 (8.11%) Redis
4 2 (5.41%) Big Data
5 1 (2.70%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (37.84%) Maven
2 12 (32.43%) JUnit
3 10 (27.03%) Jenkins
4 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.70%) Ant
6 1 (2.70%) Gradle
6 1 (2.70%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.70%) Liquibase
6 1 (2.70%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.70%) NetBeans
6 1 (2.70%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 35 (94.59%) Developer
1 35 (94.59%) Java Developer
2 6 (16.22%) Senior Developer
2 6 (16.22%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Principal Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Principal Java Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Agile Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (5.41%) AWS Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Architect
6 1 (2.70%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (2.70%) Core Java Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Digital Agile Project Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Junior Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (45.95%) Spring Boot
2 13 (35.14%) Web Services
3 9 (24.32%) Hibernate
4 7 (18.92%) GWT
4 7 (18.92%) JPA
4 7 (18.92%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (18.92%) SOAP
4 7 (18.92%) Struts
5 6 (16.22%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (10.81%) CSS
6 4 (10.81%) HTML
6 4 (10.81%) JAX-RS
6 4 (10.81%) Spring Cloud
7 3 (8.11%) REST
8 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
8 2 (5.41%) Dojo
8 2 (5.41%) Dropwizard
8 2 (5.41%) JSON
8 2 (5.41%) Spring MVC
8 2 (5.41%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Cloud Native
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) Microservices
3 12 (32.43%) Coaching
4 11 (29.73%) Open Source
5 10 (27.03%) UML
6 8 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (18.92%) Customer Requirements
7 7 (18.92%) OOA/OOD
7 7 (18.92%) TDD
8 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.41%) MVC
9 2 (5.41%) Test Strategy
9 2 (5.41%) Wireframes
10 1 (2.70%) Build Automation
10 1 (2.70%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (2.70%) CQRS
10 1 (2.70%) High Availability
10 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
10 1 (2.70%) SOA
10 1 (2.70%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
3 3 (8.11%) SQL
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.22%) BPSS Clearance
2 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Docker
2 3 (8.11%) HDFS
3 1 (2.70%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) Kubernetes
2 3 (8.11%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Google
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) Red Hat