The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 62 63
Rank change year-on-year -17 +1  
Contract jobs citing Spring 25 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.63% 2.14% 1.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.15% 8.94% 7.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 28 24
Median daily rate £425 £363 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -6.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £313 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £398
% change year-on-year - +6.91%  
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 the East Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 485 369 422
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 31.60% 23.93% 26.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1542 1125 1212
Median daily rate £375 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 2 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £35.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.86% +138.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £32.03 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.50 £38.48 £15.50
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 the East Midlands

Job postings citing Spring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Spring in the East Midlands

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in the East Midlands

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in the East Midlands

Spring
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 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
Nottinghamshire +7 11 £425 -19.04% 3
Lincolnshire - 4 £400 -
Derbyshire -19 3 £425 +13.33%
Leicestershire -9 2 £400 -5.88% 2
Northamptonshire -13 2 £361 +11.15% 3
Spring
England

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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Spring.

1 87 (98.86%) Java
2 54 (61.36%) J2EE
3 52 (59.09%) Hibernate
4 41 (46.59%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (44.32%) Git (software)
6 36 (40.91%) JPA
7 31 (35.23%) Maven
8 30 (34.09%) JavaScript
9 28 (31.82%) SQL
9 28 (31.82%) TDD
10 27 (30.68%) Java EE
11 26 (29.55%) Oracle
12 25 (28.41%) XML
12 25 (28.41%) Eclipse
12 25 (28.41%) Jenkins
13 21 (23.86%) Web Services
13 21 (23.86%) SOAP
13 21 (23.86%) JSP
14 20 (22.73%) JUnit
15 19 (21.59%) OO
15 19 (21.59%) Finance
16 18 (20.45%) HTML
17 17 (19.32%) SQL Server
17 17 (19.32%) jQuery
17 17 (19.32%) MongoDB
18 16 (18.18%) Gradle
18 16 (18.18%) EJB
18 16 (18.18%) JIRA
18 16 (18.18%) Software Engineering
19 15 (17.05%) Ajax

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 13 (14.77%) JBoss
2 6 (6.82%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.55%) Apache
3 4 (4.55%) CMS
3 4 (4.55%) CoreMedia CMS
4 2 (2.27%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.14%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.14%) Confluence
5 1 (1.14%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.14%) Liferay
5 1 (1.14%) Mule
5 1 (1.14%) Mule ESB
5 1 (1.14%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.14%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (1.14%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.23%) IaaS
2 2 (2.27%) Slack
3 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) HTTP
2 2 (2.27%) Skype
3 1 (1.14%) Internet
3 1 (1.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.32%) MongoDB
1 17 (19.32%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.05%) Relational Database
3 14 (15.91%) MySQL
4 9 (10.23%) Oracle Database
4 9 (10.23%) RDBMS
5 8 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (5.68%) NoSQL
6 5 (5.68%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (4.55%) Big Data
8 2 (2.27%) DB2
9 1 (1.14%) DB2 UDB
9 1 (1.14%) GIS
Development Applications
1 39 (44.32%) Git (software)
2 31 (35.23%) Maven
3 25 (28.41%) Eclipse
3 25 (28.41%) Jenkins
4 20 (22.73%) JUnit
5 16 (18.18%) Gradle
5 16 (18.18%) JIRA
6 13 (14.77%) IntelliJ
7 11 (12.50%) Mockito
8 10 (11.36%) JProfiler
9 8 (9.09%) Hudson
10 5 (5.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (5.68%) MyEclipse
11 3 (3.41%) SonarQube
11 3 (3.41%) Subversion
12 2 (2.27%) Selenium
13 1 (1.14%) Bitbucket
13 1 (1.14%) gulp
13 1 (1.14%) Protractor
13 1 (1.14%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (21.59%) Finance
2 13 (14.77%) Banking
3 9 (10.23%) Billing
4 2 (2.27%) Retail
5 1 (1.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 81 (92.05%) Developer
2 74 (84.09%) Java Developer
3 13 (14.77%) J2EE Developer
3 13 (14.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (6.82%) Java Team Leader
4 6 (6.82%) Team Leader
5 5 (5.68%) Agile Developer
5 5 (5.68%) Agile Java Developer
5 5 (5.68%) Lead Developer
6 4 (4.55%) J2EE Team Leader
6 4 (4.55%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (4.55%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (3.41%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 3 (3.41%) Hybris Developer
7 3 (3.41%) J2EE Software Engineer
7 3 (3.41%) Java Engineer
7 3 (3.41%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
7 3 (3.41%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (3.41%) Senior Developer
7 3 (3.41%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (61.36%) J2EE
2 52 (59.09%) Hibernate
3 36 (40.91%) JPA
4 27 (30.68%) Java EE
5 25 (28.41%) XML
6 21 (23.86%) JSP
6 21 (23.86%) SOAP
6 21 (23.86%) Web Services
7 18 (20.45%) HTML
8 17 (19.32%) jQuery
9 16 (18.18%) EJB
10 15 (17.05%) Ajax
11 14 (15.91%) Struts
12 13 (14.77%) REST
13 10 (11.36%) AngularJS
13 10 (11.36%) CSS
13 10 (11.36%) XSLT
14 9 (10.23%) JSON
14 9 (10.23%) Servlets
14 9 (10.23%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.41%) Driving Licence
2 3 (3.41%) User Experience
3 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.14%) DataPower
4 1 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.91%) Linux
2 9 (10.23%) VMS
3 3 (3.41%) Android
4 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.14%) CentOS
5 1 (1.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (46.59%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (31.82%) TDD
3 19 (21.59%) OO
4 16 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 15 (17.05%) Unit Testing
6 13 (14.77%) Data Modelling
7 12 (13.64%) MVC
8 11 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (12.50%) RAD
8 11 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 9 (10.23%) Scrum
9 9 (10.23%) SDLC
10 6 (6.82%) Data Protection
10 6 (6.82%) E-Commerce
11 5 (5.68%) BDD
11 5 (5.68%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (5.68%) Waterfall
12 4 (4.55%) Microservices
12 4 (4.55%) Test Strategy
12 4 (4.55%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 87 (98.86%) Java
2 30 (34.09%) JavaScript
3 28 (31.82%) SQL
4 5 (5.68%) ActionScript
5 3 (3.41%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.14%) Perl
6 1 (1.14%) PHP
6 1 (1.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (7.95%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.68%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.27%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) Docker
1 1 (1.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) Ansible
2 1 (1.14%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (29.55%) Oracle
2 9 (10.23%) Perforce
3 4 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.41%) hybris
5 1 (1.14%) ESRI
5 1 (1.14%) IBM
5 1 (1.14%) Kony
5 1 (1.14%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.14%) Sybase
5 1 (1.14%) VMware
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