Period
to 27 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Spring Boot skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Spring Boot over the 6 months to 27 November 2021 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.

Spring Boot
England > East of England
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 58 62 144
Rank change year-on-year +4 +82 -15
Contract jobs citing Spring Boot 95 33 28
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 3.69% 2.53% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.66% 9.79% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 25 25
10th Percentile £420 £418 £403
25th Percentile £472 £450 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £516 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year +3.25% +5.26% -5.00%
75th Percentile £580 £531 £525
90th Percentile £630 £554 £583
England median daily rate £550 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £56.00 - -
England median hourly rate £70.50 £42.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +67.86% +162.50% -51.63%

Spring Boot 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 the East of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 538 337 914
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.91% 25.88% 23.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 232 594
10th Percentile £325 £271 £325
25th Percentile £406 £358 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £480 £450 £445
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.12% -1.11%
75th Percentile £557 £525 £525
90th Percentile £606 £617 £613
England median daily rate £540 £498 £500
% change year-on-year +8.42% -0.39% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 13 11
10th Percentile £16.90 £35.80 £41.00
25th Percentile £26.80 £40.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate £48.50 £50.00 £42.50
Median % change year-on-year -3.00% +17.65% -
75th Percentile £53.00 £55.00 £46.88
90th Percentile £58.05 £57.00 £57.50
England median hourly rate £49.00 £42.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year +14.62% -5.00% +8.36%

Spring Boot
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Spring Boot as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Spring Boot in the East of England

Spring Boot
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Spring Boot in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Spring Boot in the East of England

Spring Boot
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Spring Boot in the East of England over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Spring Boot in the East of England

Spring Boot
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Spring Boot in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for Spring Boot in the East of England

Spring Boot
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring Boot within the East of England region over the 6 months to 27 November 2021. 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
Essex +11 76 £513 +2.50% 9
Cambridgeshire - 10 £581 - 1
Hertfordshire -23 9 £500 - 4
Spring Boot
England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Spring Boot also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Spring Boot.

1 93 (97.89%) Java
2 90 (94.74%) Spring
3 72 (75.79%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (64.21%) Microservices
5 58 (61.05%) JIRA
6 54 (56.84%) Confluence
7 53 (55.79%) AWS
8 51 (53.68%) Oracle
9 43 (45.26%) Scrum
9 43 (45.26%) Java 8
10 42 (44.21%) BDD
11 40 (42.11%) Jenkins
12 39 (41.05%) Java 11
13 38 (40.00%) TDD
14 34 (35.79%) MySQL
15 33 (34.74%) Test Automation
16 32 (33.68%) Oracle Database
16 32 (33.68%) DevOps
17 30 (31.58%) Git (software)
17 30 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
18 27 (28.42%) Social Skills
19 26 (27.37%) Pair Programming
19 26 (27.37%) J2SE
19 26 (27.37%) Relational Database
19 26 (27.37%) Hybrid Cloud
20 25 (26.32%) User Stories
20 25 (26.32%) Software Engineering
21 24 (25.26%) JMeter
22 23 (24.21%) XML
22 23 (24.21%) Docker

Spring Boot
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 54 (56.84%) Confluence
2 7 (7.37%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.11%) JBoss
3 2 (2.11%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.05%) Red Hat Fuse
4 1 (1.05%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (2.11%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 53 (55.79%) AWS
2 12 (12.63%) Azure
3 8 (8.42%) Serverless
4 5 (5.26%) Amazon ECS
4 5 (5.26%) Amazon EKS
5 4 (4.21%) Amazon S3
5 4 (4.21%) Apigee
5 4 (4.21%) Kong
6 3 (3.16%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (3.16%) GitHub
7 2 (2.11%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.11%) GCP
8 1 (1.05%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (1.05%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (35.79%) MySQL
2 32 (33.68%) Oracle Database
3 26 (27.37%) Relational Database
4 16 (16.84%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (8.42%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.21%) DB2
6 4 (4.21%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.11%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.05%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (1.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.05%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 58 (61.05%) JIRA
2 40 (42.11%) Jenkins
3 30 (31.58%) Git (software)
4 24 (25.26%) JMeter
5 22 (23.16%) Checkstyle
6 19 (20.00%) Maven
7 14 (14.74%) GitLab
8 10 (10.53%) Artifactory
8 10 (10.53%) Cucumber
9 7 (7.37%) Selenium
10 6 (6.32%) IntelliJ
10 6 (6.32%) SonarQube
11 5 (5.26%) JProfiler
11 5 (5.26%) SoapUI
12 4 (4.21%) Liquibase
13 3 (3.16%) Bitbucket
13 3 (3.16%) Gradle
13 3 (3.16%) JUnit
13 3 (3.16%) Postman
13 3 (3.16%) REST Assured
General
1 27 (28.42%) Social Skills
2 17 (17.89%) Public Sector
3 14 (14.74%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.26%) Automotive
4 5 (5.26%) Finance
4 5 (5.26%) Retail
5 4 (4.21%) Aerospace
5 4 (4.21%) Banking
5 4 (4.21%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.11%) Influencing Skills
7 1 (1.05%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 49 (51.58%) Developer
2 43 (45.26%) Java Developer
3 13 (13.68%) Analyst
3 13 (13.68%) Senior Developer
3 13 (13.68%) Senior Java Developer
3 13 (13.68%) Test Analyst
4 9 (9.47%) Architect
5 7 (7.37%) Technical Leader
6 6 (6.32%) Performance Analyst
6 6 (6.32%) Performance Test Analyst
7 5 (5.26%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 4 (4.21%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Java Architect
8 4 (4.21%) Platform Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.21%) Tester
9 3 (3.16%) Functional Tester
9 3 (3.16%) Senior Tester
9 3 (3.16%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (94.74%) Spring
2 26 (27.37%) J2SE
3 23 (24.21%) XML
4 18 (18.95%) RESTful
5 15 (15.79%) SOAP
5 15 (15.79%) Spring WebFlux
6 14 (14.74%) RabbitMQ
6 14 (14.74%) REST
7 13 (13.68%) CSS
7 13 (13.68%) HTML
7 13 (13.68%) HTML5
7 13 (13.68%) Node.js
7 13 (13.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (12.63%) JMS
8 12 (12.63%) SAX
8 12 (12.63%) Thymeleaf
9 10 (10.53%) Middleware
9 10 (10.53%) React
10 9 (9.47%) Apache Camel
11 8 (8.42%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.37%) Hybrid Cloud
2 10 (10.53%) User Experience
3 5 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.21%) iPad
5 3 (3.16%) Cloud Native
5 3 (3.16%) NHS
6 2 (2.11%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.05%) Life Science
7 1 (1.05%) PKI
7 1 (1.05%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.89%) Linux
2 5 (5.26%) Unix
3 4 (4.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (75.79%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (64.21%) Microservices
3 43 (45.26%) Scrum
4 42 (44.21%) BDD
5 38 (40.00%) TDD
6 33 (34.74%) Test Automation
7 32 (33.68%) DevOps
8 30 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (27.37%) Pair Programming
10 25 (26.32%) Software Engineering
10 25 (26.32%) User Stories
11 21 (22.11%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 20 (21.05%) Epics
13 17 (17.89%) Scenario Testing
14 15 (15.79%) Collaborative Working
14 15 (15.79%) Continuous Deployment
14 15 (15.79%) Kanban
15 14 (14.74%) Data Management
15 14 (14.74%) Software Architecture
16 11 (11.58%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 93 (97.89%) Java
2 43 (45.26%) Java 8
3 39 (41.05%) Java 11
4 22 (23.16%) JavaScript
5 16 (16.84%) SQL
6 4 (4.21%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.11%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.11%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.11%) Python
8 1 (1.05%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (22.11%) OCPJP
1 21 (22.11%) Sun Certification
2 17 (17.89%) Security Cleared
3 15 (15.79%) SC Cleared
4 8 (8.42%) ISTQB
4 8 (8.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (2.11%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (24.21%) Docker
2 2 (2.11%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 20 (21.05%) Ansible
2 15 (15.79%) Kubernetes
3 11 (11.58%) Terraform
4 8 (8.42%) Data Guard
5 4 (4.21%) Grafana
5 4 (4.21%) Kibana
6 2 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.11%) Puppet
7 1 (1.05%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (1.05%) Mesos
7 1 (1.05%) Packer
7 1 (1.05%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 51 (53.68%) Oracle
2 21 (22.11%) Sun
3 9 (9.47%) IBM
4 7 (7.37%) AppDynamics
4 7 (7.37%) WSO2
5 6 (6.32%) ServiceNow
6 5 (5.26%) Pega
7 4 (4.21%) Atlassian
7 4 (4.21%) ForgeRock
7 4 (4.21%) Okta
8 3 (3.16%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.11%) BEA
9 2 (2.11%) hybris
9 2 (2.11%) Informatica
9 2 (2.11%) SAP
9 2 (2.11%) webMethods
10 1 (1.05%) VMware