The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter 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 25 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
Devon / Exeter
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 20 17
Rank change year-on-year +14 -3  
Contract jobs citing Spring 26 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 14.86% 6.29% 9.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.24% 18.37% 24.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 10
Median daily rate £450 £365 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.28% -14.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £300 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £423 £428
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 Exeter with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Exeter
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 68 49 61
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 38.86% 34.27% 37.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 24 31
Median daily rate £425 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.76% -18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £288 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £19.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +67.05%  
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 Exeter

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Exeter 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 Exeter

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in Exeter

Spring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring in Exeter.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spring in Exeter

For the 6 months to 25 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 Exeter region with a requirement for Spring.

1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (60.00%) Maven
3 23 (57.50%) JUnit
3 23 (57.50%) Spring Boot
4 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (42.50%) Open Source
5 17 (42.50%) UML
6 16 (40.00%) Microservices
6 16 (40.00%) Jenkins
7 15 (37.50%) Cloud Native
8 14 (35.00%) OOA/OOD
9 12 (30.00%) OpenShift
10 9 (22.50%) Coaching
10 9 (22.50%) Kubernetes
10 9 (22.50%) Struts
10 9 (22.50%) Google
10 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
10 9 (22.50%) GWT
11 8 (20.00%) Web Services
12 7 (17.50%) CSS
12 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
12 7 (17.50%) HTML
12 7 (17.50%) BPSS Clearance
13 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
13 6 (15.00%) Spring MVC
13 6 (15.00%) Struts2
13 6 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
13 6 (15.00%) MVC
13 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
14 5 (12.50%) Hibernate

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 2 (5.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.50%) Apache
2 1 (2.50%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.50%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.50%) CMS
2 1 (2.50%) Jetty
2 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.00%) OpenShift
2 6 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) HTTPS
1 1 (2.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.50%) HBase
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (60.00%) Maven
2 23 (57.50%) JUnit
3 16 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (7.50%) Cucumber
4 3 (7.50%) Eclipse
4 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.50%) Ant
5 1 (2.50%) Gradle
5 1 (2.50%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.50%) Liquibase
5 1 (2.50%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.50%) NetBeans
5 1 (2.50%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 40 (100.00%) Developer
1 40 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (17.50%) AWS Developer
3 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
3 3 (7.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Principal Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Principal Java Developer
5 1 (2.50%) Agile Developer
5 1 (2.50%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (2.50%) Applications Developer
5 1 (2.50%) Applications Support
5 1 (2.50%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (2.50%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (2.50%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (2.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (57.50%) Spring Boot
2 9 (22.50%) GWT
2 9 (22.50%) Struts
3 8 (20.00%) Web Services
4 7 (17.50%) CSS
4 7 (17.50%) HTML
5 6 (15.00%) Spring MVC
5 6 (15.00%) Struts2
6 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 5 (12.50%) Hibernate
7 4 (10.00%) Dojo
8 2 (5.00%) CSS3
8 2 (5.00%) Ember.js
8 2 (5.00%) HTML5
8 2 (5.00%) JAX-RS
8 2 (5.00%) JPA
8 2 (5.00%) REST
9 1 (2.50%) Dropwizard
9 1 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (2.50%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 15 (37.50%) Cloud Native
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (42.50%) Open Source
2 17 (42.50%) UML
3 16 (40.00%) Microservices
4 14 (35.00%) OOA/OOD
5 9 (22.50%) Coaching
6 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
6 6 (15.00%) MVC
7 5 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (7.50%) OO
8 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
9 2 (5.00%) Scrum
10 1 (2.50%) Build Automation
10 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.50%) Front End Development
10 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.50%) Test Strategy
10 1 (2.50%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.00%) SQL
4 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.50%) BPSS Clearance
2 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
4 2 (5.00%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.50%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Google
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle