The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 28 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
South West / Dorset
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 21 -
Contract jobs citing Spring 0 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset - 5.45% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 22.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 0
Median daily rate - £430 -
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 Dorset with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 24 63 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 18.18% 24.51% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 50 14
Median daily rate £346 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.66% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £320 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £430 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £43.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.11% +1.17%  
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 Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Spring.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 11 (84.62%) Hibernate
2 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) CSS
2 11 (84.62%) JSP
2 11 (84.62%) Servlets
2 11 (84.62%) Struts
2 11 (84.62%) JSON
2 11 (84.62%) REST
2 11 (84.62%) Relational Database
3 2 (15.38%) Apache Spark
3 2 (15.38%) Spring Integration
3 2 (15.38%) Big Data
3 2 (15.38%) Kafka
3 2 (15.38%) Scala
3 2 (15.38%) Clojure
3 2 (15.38%) Apache
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
3 2 (15.38%) Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (7.69%) Open Source
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 2 (15.38%) Apache
1 2 (15.38%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) Big Data
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
1 13 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) CSS
1 11 (84.62%) Hibernate
1 11 (84.62%) HTML
1 11 (84.62%) JSON
1 11 (84.62%) JSP
1 11 (84.62%) REST
1 11 (84.62%) Servlets
1 11 (84.62%) Struts
2 2 (15.38%) Kafka
2 2 (15.38%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Data Management
2 2 (15.38%) TDD
3 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Clojure
3 2 (15.38%) Scala