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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 29 June 2022 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 Spring Framework
England > East of England
6 months to
29 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 93 81 39
Rank change year-on-year -12 -42 +17
Contract jobs citing Spring 51 38 95
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 2.03% 1.95% 4.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.23% 9.43% 16.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 30 73
10th Percentile £368 £433 £413
25th Percentile £523 £487 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £513
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% +2.44% +7.89%
75th Percentile £625 £569 £550
90th Percentile £721 £614 £587
England median daily rate £600 £550 £525
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
10th Percentile £56.48 - -
25th Percentile £62.45 - -
Median hourly rate £69.63 - -
75th Percentile £75.69 - -
90th Percentile £76.48 - -
England median hourly rate £65.65 £65.52 £60.00
% change year-on-year +0.20% +9.20% +9.09%

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 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 417 403 566
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.62% 20.67% 27.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 236 397
10th Percentile £363 £308 £325
25th Percentile £419 £390 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £523 £466 £460
Median % change year-on-year +12.26% +1.30% +2.22%
75th Percentile £613 £546 £531
90th Percentile £711 £613 £575
England median daily rate £575 £510 £500
% change year-on-year +12.75% +2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 14 8
10th Percentile £21.10 £20.65 £41.40
25th Percentile £48.50 £44.00 £45.56
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.50 £57.00
Median % change year-on-year +20.88% -20.18% +20.00%
75th Percentile £72.00 £50.00 £66.00
90th Percentile £76.93 £54.77 £68.70
England median hourly rate £52.50 £45.00 £46.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -2.17% +2.22%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring in the East of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Daily rate trend for Spring in the East of England

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Spring in the East of England over the 6 months to 29 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Spring in the East of England

Spring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Hourly rate trend for Spring in the East of England

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Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Spring in the East of England over the 6 months to 29 June 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Spring in the East of England

Spring
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 within the East of England region over the 6 months to 29 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Essex -4 35 £576 +12.39%
Hertfordshire -6 7 £528 +0.48% 3
Suffolk - 5 £488 - 1
Bedfordshire - 3 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £600 - 4
Spring
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Spring 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.

1 41 (80.39%) Java
2 38 (74.51%) Agile
3 28 (54.90%) Spring Boot
4 25 (49.02%) Microservices
5 22 (43.14%) AWS
6 18 (35.29%) Jenkins
7 16 (31.37%) Software Engineering
7 16 (31.37%) JIRA
7 16 (31.37%) CI/CD
8 14 (27.45%) Social Skills
8 14 (27.45%) Scrum
9 13 (25.49%) Docker
9 13 (25.49%) Confluence
9 13 (25.49%) RabbitMQ
9 13 (25.49%) Azure
9 13 (25.49%) REST
10 12 (23.53%) Oracle
10 12 (23.53%) JSON
11 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
11 11 (21.57%) SQL
11 11 (21.57%) Git (software)
11 11 (21.57%) Ansible
11 11 (21.57%) Spring Batch
12 10 (19.61%) User Experience
12 10 (19.61%) Web Services
13 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
13 9 (17.65%) JUnit
13 9 (17.65%) E-Commerce
13 9 (17.65%) DevOps
13 9 (17.65%) Test Automation

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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 13 (25.49%) Confluence
2 3 (5.88%) JBoss
3 2 (3.92%) Apache
3 2 (3.92%) Apache Airflow
3 2 (3.92%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (1.96%) Magento
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 22 (43.14%) AWS
2 13 (25.49%) Azure
3 8 (15.69%) GCP
4 4 (7.84%) GitHub
5 3 (5.88%) Apigee
5 3 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (5.88%) SAP Commerce Cloud
6 2 (3.92%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (3.92%) Amazon SageMaker
6 2 (3.92%) Google Workspace
6 2 (3.92%) npm
6 2 (3.92%) Power Platform
6 2 (3.92%) Serverless
7 1 (1.96%) Amazon EKS
7 1 (1.96%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.96%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) HTTP
2 1 (1.96%) SSH
2 1 (1.96%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) Big Data
2 5 (9.80%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (9.80%) Tableau
3 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.88%) MySQL
5 2 (3.92%) Apache Arrow
5 2 (3.92%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.92%) Data Lake
5 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.92%) Flink
5 2 (3.92%) Looker
5 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.92%) OLTP
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.92%) Power BI
6 1 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.96%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (1.96%) GIS
6 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (35.29%) Jenkins
2 16 (31.37%) JIRA
3 11 (21.57%) Git (software)
4 9 (17.65%) JUnit
5 7 (13.73%) Selenium
6 6 (11.76%) JMeter
6 6 (11.76%) LoadRunner
6 6 (11.76%) SoapUI
7 5 (9.80%) Maven
7 5 (9.80%) SonarQube
8 4 (7.84%) Gradle
9 2 (3.92%) GitLab
9 2 (3.92%) MLflow
9 2 (3.92%) RStudio
10 1 (1.96%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.96%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.96%) Checkstyle
10 1 (1.96%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.96%) Mockito
10 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (27.45%) Social Skills
2 7 (13.73%) Automotive
2 7 (13.73%) Public Sector
3 4 (7.84%) Marketing
4 3 (5.88%) Finance
4 3 (5.88%) Retail
5 2 (3.92%) Influencing Skills
6 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 27 (52.94%) Developer
2 20 (39.22%) Java Developer
3 13 (25.49%) Architect
4 7 (13.73%) Senior Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Data Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Lead Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Backend Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Applications Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Technical Leader
9 1 (1.96%) E-Commerce Analyst
9 1 (1.96%) Java Engineer
9 1 (1.96%) JavaScript Engineer
9 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (54.90%) Spring Boot
2 13 (25.49%) RabbitMQ
2 13 (25.49%) REST
3 12 (23.53%) JSON
4 11 (21.57%) Spring Batch
5 10 (19.61%) Web Services
6 8 (15.69%) JMS
7 7 (13.73%) SOAP
7 7 (13.73%) XML
8 5 (9.80%) RESTful
9 4 (7.84%) CSS
9 4 (7.84%) J2EE
9 4 (7.84%) JPA
9 4 (7.84%) Node.js
9 4 (7.84%) Swagger
10 3 (5.88%) Hibernate
10 3 (5.88%) HTML
10 3 (5.88%) J2SE
10 3 (5.88%) jQuery
10 3 (5.88%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) User Experience
2 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.88%) Cloud Native
3 3 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (3.92%) Legacy Applications
4 2 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.96%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Linux
2 2 (3.92%) Unix
3 1 (1.96%) Debian
3 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (74.51%) Agile
2 25 (49.02%) Microservices
3 16 (31.37%) CI/CD
3 16 (31.37%) Software Engineering
4 14 (27.45%) Scrum
5 9 (17.65%) DevOps
5 9 (17.65%) E-Commerce
5 9 (17.65%) Test Automation
6 8 (15.69%) TDD
7 7 (13.73%) Coaching
7 7 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (13.73%) Event-Driven
8 6 (11.76%) Continuous Deployment
8 6 (11.76%) Functional Programming
8 6 (11.76%) Migration
8 6 (11.76%) Open Source
8 6 (11.76%) Prototyping
8 6 (11.76%) SOA
9 5 (9.80%) CRM
9 5 (9.80%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 41 (80.39%) Java
2 11 (21.57%) SQL
3 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.80%) Python
5 3 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.92%) C++
6 2 (3.92%) R
6 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.92%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.96%) AWK
7 1 (1.96%) Bash
7 1 (1.96%) ES6
7 1 (1.96%) sed
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
2 2 (3.92%) GDPR
System Software
1 13 (25.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (21.57%) Ansible
2 3 (5.88%) Kubernetes
3 2 (3.92%) Control-M
4 1 (1.96%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 1 (1.96%) Grafana
4 1 (1.96%) Kibana
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Oracle
2 8 (15.69%) IBM
3 6 (11.76%) AppDynamics
4 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.88%) Google
5 3 (5.88%) SAP
6 2 (3.92%) Dynatrace
6 2 (3.92%) MapR
6 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.92%) Splunk
6 2 (3.92%) Teradata
7 1 (1.96%) Adobe
7 1 (1.96%) ATG
7 1 (1.96%) Luciad
7 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.96%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.96%) VMware