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 30 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.

Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Devon / Exeter
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 16 11
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5  
Contract jobs citing Spring 12 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 7.59% 1.35% 13.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.82% 4.00% 30.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 8
Median daily rate £380 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 - £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.22%  
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 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 55 25 49
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 34.81% 33.78% 44.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 18 15
Median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

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 30 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 Exeter region with a requirement for Spring.

1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (53.66%) JavaScript
3 20 (48.78%) Open Source
3 20 (48.78%) Jenkins
4 19 (46.34%) XML
5 18 (43.90%) SQL
5 18 (43.90%) Groovy
5 18 (43.90%) Grails
6 17 (41.46%) Hibernate
7 16 (39.02%) Git (software)
7 16 (39.02%) Customer Requirements
8 15 (36.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 15 (36.59%) Docker
8 15 (36.59%) Gradle
8 15 (36.59%) RabbitMQ
8 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (36.59%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (34.15%) Security Cleared
10 13 (31.71%) Migration
10 13 (31.71%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (26.83%) BPSS Clearance
12 9 (21.95%) HTML
12 9 (21.95%) REST
12 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
13 7 (17.07%) Maven
13 7 (17.07%) JUnit
13 7 (17.07%) Spring Boot
14 5 (12.20%) Dropwizard
14 5 (12.20%) Unix
14 5 (12.20%) Linux

Spring
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 1 (2.44%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (12.20%) MongoDB
2 5 (12.20%) Neo4j
3 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (48.78%) Jenkins
2 16 (39.02%) Git (software)
3 15 (36.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 15 (36.59%) Gradle
4 7 (17.07%) JUnit
4 7 (17.07%) Maven
5 3 (7.32%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.44%) Ant
6 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (100.00%) Developer
1 41 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (9.76%) Agile Developer
2 4 (9.76%) Agile Java Developer
3 3 (7.32%) AWS Developer
4 1 (2.44%) Applications Developer
4 1 (2.44%) Applications Support
4 1 (2.44%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (2.44%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (2.44%) Java Applications Developer
4 1 (2.44%) Java Engineer
4 1 (2.44%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (2.44%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (2.44%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (46.34%) XML
2 18 (43.90%) Grails
3 17 (41.46%) Hibernate
4 15 (36.59%) RabbitMQ
5 9 (21.95%) HTML
5 9 (21.95%) REST
6 7 (17.07%) Spring Boot
7 5 (12.20%) Dropwizard
7 5 (12.20%) JAX-RS
8 2 (4.88%) CSS
9 1 (2.44%) Cocoon
9 1 (2.44%) CSS3
9 1 (2.44%) FreeMarker
9 1 (2.44%) GWT
9 1 (2.44%) HTML5
9 1 (2.44%) J2EE
9 1 (2.44%) Spring MVC
9 1 (2.44%) Struts
9 1 (2.44%) Struts2
9 1 (2.44%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Cloud Native
2 2 (4.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Linux
1 5 (12.20%) Mac OS X
1 5 (12.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) Open Source
2 16 (39.02%) Customer Requirements
3 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (31.71%) Continuous Delivery
4 13 (31.71%) Migration
5 5 (12.20%) UML
6 4 (9.76%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (9.76%) Microservices
6 4 (9.76%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (7.32%) Coaching
7 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.32%) Mathematics
7 3 (7.32%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Web Design
8 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.88%) MVC
9 1 (2.44%) Front End Development
9 1 (2.44%) OO
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (53.66%) JavaScript
3 18 (43.90%) Groovy
3 18 (43.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (34.15%) Security Cleared
2 11 (26.83%) BPSS Clearance
3 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
4 4 (9.76%) BC Cleared
5 3 (7.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (36.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (2.44%) Google