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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
South East / East Sussex
Rank 33 38 26
Rank change year-on-year +5 -12  
Contract jobs citing Spring 2 2 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.95% 0.69% 5.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.44% 1.63% 18.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 9
Median daily rate £398 £431 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.76% +39.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £376 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £486 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £57.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year -3.50% +22.58%  

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 82 123 105
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 39.05% 42.27% 32.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 88 50
Median daily rate £350 £335 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.47% +4.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 14
Median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +47.05%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

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
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 24 March 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 - 2 £398 -
Spring
South East

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 13 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) Maven
3 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
4 8 (61.54%) J2EE
4 8 (61.54%) JUnit
4 8 (61.54%) Hibernate
4 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
5 7 (53.85%) TestNG
5 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (53.85%) Web Development
5 7 (53.85%) JPA
6 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
6 6 (46.15%) Oracle
6 6 (46.15%) Linux
6 6 (46.15%) Tomcat
7 5 (38.46%) MVC
7 5 (38.46%) Unix
7 5 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (38.46%) MySQL
7 5 (38.46%) Web Services
7 5 (38.46%) XML
7 5 (38.46%) SQLite
7 5 (38.46%) Spring MVC
7 5 (38.46%) Jetty
7 5 (38.46%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (30.77%) HTML
8 4 (30.77%) SQL
9 3 (23.08%) PHP
9 3 (23.08%) JIRA
9 3 (23.08%) TDD

Spring
Top Related 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 (46.15%) Tomcat
2 5 (38.46%) Jetty
3 3 (23.08%) Confluence
4 1 (7.69%) IIS
4 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MySQL
1 5 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (38.46%) SQLite
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Maven
2 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
2 8 (61.54%) JUnit
3 7 (53.85%) TestNG
4 3 (23.08%) Gradle
4 3 (23.08%) JIRA
4 3 (23.08%) Subversion
5 2 (15.38%) Bitbucket
5 2 (15.38%) Checkstyle
5 2 (15.38%) Cobertura
5 2 (15.38%) FindBugs
5 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
5 2 (15.38%) Mercurial
5 2 (15.38%) Mockito
6 1 (7.69%) Ant
6 1 (7.69%) Hudson
6 1 (7.69%) JMeter
6 1 (7.69%) jMock
6 1 (7.69%) Selenium
6 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
1 12 (92.31%) Java Developer
2 5 (38.46%) J2EE Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Hibernate
1 8 (61.54%) J2EE
2 7 (53.85%) JPA
3 5 (38.46%) Spring MVC
3 5 (38.46%) Web Services
3 5 (38.46%) XML
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
5 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
6 2 (15.38%) JMS
6 2 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (15.38%) REST
6 2 (15.38%) Spring Boot
6 2 (15.38%) Spring Cloud
6 2 (15.38%) Spring Integration
6 2 (15.38%) Spring Security
7 1 (7.69%) Ajax
7 1 (7.69%) EJB 3.0
7 1 (7.69%) Java EE
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (53.85%) Web Development
2 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (38.46%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) BDD
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Consul
1 2 (15.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Atlassian
2 1 (7.69%) CA Agile Central