The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 69 62
Rank change year-on-year +35 -7  
Contract jobs citing Spring 51 29 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.28% 2.15% 1.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.61% 9.29% 11.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 17 22
Median daily rate £350 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.40% -1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £334 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £625 £475
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 307 312 250
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 25.76% 23.16% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 172 139
Median daily rate £400 £373 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.38% +7.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 9
Median hourly rate £43.39 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.09% +6.25%  
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 Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in Edinburgh

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Spring.

1 100 (99.01%) Java
2 49 (48.51%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (37.62%) Finance
4 37 (36.63%) Linux
5 32 (31.68%) JavaScript
6 31 (30.69%) Scrum
7 28 (27.72%) Hibernate
8 27 (26.73%) Software Engineering
9 25 (24.75%) HTML
9 25 (24.75%) RESTful
10 23 (22.77%) TDD
11 20 (19.80%) CSS
11 20 (19.80%) Cucumber
12 19 (18.81%) Jenkins
12 19 (18.81%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (17.82%) AngularJS
14 17 (16.83%) Degree
15 16 (15.84%) Git (software)
15 16 (15.84%) Spring Boot
16 15 (14.85%) Mockito
16 15 (14.85%) Test Automation
16 15 (14.85%) MySQL
16 15 (14.85%) Web Services
16 15 (14.85%) PostgreSQL
17 14 (13.86%) Management Information System
17 14 (13.86%) J2EE
17 14 (13.86%) Computer Science
18 13 (12.87%) Puppet
18 13 (12.87%) Docker
18 13 (12.87%) DevOps

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 11 (10.89%) Tomcat
2 7 (6.93%) CMS
3 6 (5.94%) Apache
4 3 (2.97%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.98%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.98%) Confluence
5 2 (1.98%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.98%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.99%) JBoss
6 1 (0.99%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.99%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.89%) GitHub
2 2 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.99%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.99%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.99%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.85%) MySQL
1 15 (14.85%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (6.93%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.94%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.96%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.97%) GIS
5 3 (2.97%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (1.98%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (19.80%) Cucumber
2 19 (18.81%) Jenkins
3 16 (15.84%) Git (software)
4 15 (14.85%) Mockito
5 12 (11.88%) Selenium
6 11 (10.89%) Maven
7 8 (7.92%) Ant
8 7 (6.93%) GitLab
8 7 (6.93%) JUnit
8 7 (6.93%) Subversion
9 4 (3.96%) jMock
10 3 (2.97%) Mocha
11 2 (1.98%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.98%) Gradle
11 2 (1.98%) JIRA
11 2 (1.98%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (1.98%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (1.98%) PhantomJS
11 2 (1.98%) webpack
12 1 (0.99%) Artifactory
General
1 38 (37.62%) Finance
2 5 (4.95%) Banking
3 1 (0.99%) Retail
3 1 (0.99%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (77.23%) Developer
2 72 (71.29%) Java Developer
3 12 (11.88%) Software Engineer
4 11 (10.89%) Junior
4 11 (10.89%) Senior Developer
5 10 (9.90%) Junior Developer
5 10 (9.90%) Junior Java Developer
5 10 (9.90%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (8.91%) Java Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Java Software Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (4.95%) Web Developer
9 4 (3.96%) Java Web Developer
9 4 (3.96%) Senior Java Web Developer
9 4 (3.96%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 4 (3.96%) Senior Web Developer
10 3 (2.97%) Angular Developer
10 3 (2.97%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (2.97%) HTML Developer
11 2 (1.98%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (27.72%) Hibernate
2 25 (24.75%) HTML
2 25 (24.75%) RESTful
3 20 (19.80%) CSS
4 18 (17.82%) AngularJS
5 16 (15.84%) Spring Boot
6 15 (14.85%) Web Services
7 14 (13.86%) J2EE
8 10 (9.90%) jQuery
9 8 (7.92%) React
9 8 (7.92%) Spring MVC
10 7 (6.93%) JSON
11 5 (4.95%) Backbone.js
11 5 (4.95%) Ember.js
11 5 (4.95%) HTML5
11 5 (4.95%) SOAP
12 4 (3.96%) XML
13 3 (2.97%) Java EE
13 3 (2.97%) JDBC
13 3 (2.97%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.86%) Computer Science
1 14 (13.86%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.94%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (3.96%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (3.96%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.99%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.99%) W3C
6 1 (0.99%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 37 (36.63%) Linux
2 5 (4.95%) Android
2 5 (4.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (3.96%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.96%) Debian
3 4 (3.96%) Unix
4 1 (0.99%) Solaris
4 1 (0.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (48.51%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (30.69%) Scrum
3 27 (26.73%) Software Engineering
4 23 (22.77%) TDD
5 19 (18.81%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (14.85%) Test Automation
7 13 (12.87%) DevOps
8 12 (11.88%) Web Development
9 11 (10.89%) MVC
10 9 (8.91%) BDD
11 7 (6.93%) Continuous Deployment
11 7 (6.93%) Microservices
12 5 (4.95%) Feasibility Study
12 5 (4.95%) Kanban
12 5 (4.95%) Open Source
12 5 (4.95%) SOA
12 5 (4.95%) Web Application Development
13 4 (3.96%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 4 (3.96%) Mobile Application Development
13 4 (3.96%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 100 (99.01%) Java
2 32 (31.68%) JavaScript
3 8 (7.92%) SQL
4 5 (4.95%) ES6
4 5 (4.95%) Ruby
5 4 (3.96%) Python
6 3 (2.97%) Go
7 2 (1.98%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.98%) Scala
8 1 (0.99%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.99%) C#
8 1 (0.99%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.99%) VB
8 1 (0.99%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (16.83%) Degree
2 2 (1.98%) HND
2 2 (1.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.97%) QA
System Software
1 13 (12.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (12.87%) Puppet
2 7 (6.93%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.97%) Ansible
4 2 (1.98%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.99%) SELinux
Vendors
1 10 (9.90%) Oracle
2 1 (0.99%) Black Duck
2 1 (0.99%) IBM
2 1 (0.99%) Red Hat
2 1 (0.99%) VMware
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