The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 27 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 East / East Sussex
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 19 46
Rank change year-on-year -11 +27  
Contract jobs citing Spring 8 22 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.91% 7.53% 1.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.80% 18.80% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 22 3
Median daily rate £513 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +35.71%  
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 East Sussex with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 138 117 100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 50.18% 40.07% 28.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 74 64
Median daily rate £338 £413 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.18% +30.95%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £11.93 - £20.07
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 East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in East Sussex

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in East Sussex over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in East Sussex

Spring
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 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
Hove - 5 £513 -
Brighton -10 3 - -
Spring
South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Spring.

1 9 (90.00%) Maven
1 9 (90.00%) Spring Boot
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) JUnit
3 6 (60.00%) Scrum
3 6 (60.00%) TDD
3 6 (60.00%) Subversion
3 6 (60.00%) Checkstyle
3 6 (60.00%) Web Development
3 6 (60.00%) JIRA
3 6 (60.00%) Spring Security
3 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (60.00%) TestNG
3 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (60.00%) Terraform
3 6 (60.00%) Consul
3 6 (60.00%) Spring Cloud
3 6 (60.00%) Zuul
3 6 (60.00%) Prometheus
3 6 (60.00%) Mercurial
3 6 (60.00%) Confluence
3 6 (60.00%) Mockito
3 6 (60.00%) Varnish
3 6 (60.00%) BDD
3 6 (60.00%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (60.00%) Cobertura
3 6 (60.00%) FindBugs
3 6 (60.00%) Spring Integration
3 6 (60.00%) Bitbucket

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 6 (60.00%) Confluence
2 4 (40.00%) JBoss
3 3 (30.00%) AquaLogic
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) DB2 UDB
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Maven
2 6 (60.00%) Bitbucket
2 6 (60.00%) Checkstyle
2 6 (60.00%) Cobertura
2 6 (60.00%) FindBugs
2 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (60.00%) Gradle
2 6 (60.00%) JIRA
2 6 (60.00%) JUnit
2 6 (60.00%) Mercurial
2 6 (60.00%) Mockito
2 6 (60.00%) Subversion
2 6 (60.00%) TestNG
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Integration Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Applications Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) Spring Boot
2 6 (60.00%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (60.00%) Spring Cloud
2 6 (60.00%) Spring Integration
2 6 (60.00%) Spring Security
2 6 (60.00%) Zuul
3 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (10.00%) Java EE
3 1 (10.00%) RESTful
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) BDD
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
2 6 (60.00%) TDD
2 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Web Development
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 3 (30.00%) Microservices
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Consul
1 6 (60.00%) Prometheus
1 6 (60.00%) Terraform
2 3 (30.00%) Ansible
2 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (30.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) MuleSoft
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle