Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Spring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Spring over the 6 months to 21 November 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 22 36
Rank change year-on-year +3 +14 -5
Contract jobs citing Spring 108 80 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.31% 7.17% 4.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.83% 22.73% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 40 25
Glasgow median daily rate £380 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +23.08% -18.75%
10th Percentile £319 £309 £263
90th Percentile £485 £450 £443
Scotland median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -1.94% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate - - £65.00
Scotland median hourly rate - - £65.00

Spring is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 473 352 413
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 36.38% 31.54% 24.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 187 187
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £264 £263
90th Percentile £500 £451 £475
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 6
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £14.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +71.43% -74.55% -
10th Percentile £16.19 £14.00 £52.50
90th Percentile £25.00 £14.00 £63.75
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £40.38
% change year-on-year -36.47% +5.25% +1.58%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Spring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Glasgow

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in Glasgow

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Glasgow over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Spring.

1 105 (97.22%) Java
2 76 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (56.48%) Hibernate
4 48 (44.44%) SQL
5 42 (38.89%) JavaScript
6 36 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 34 (31.48%) Scrum
7 34 (31.48%) Continuous Integration
8 33 (30.56%) Maven
8 33 (30.56%) Test Automation
8 33 (30.56%) NoSQL
9 28 (25.93%) OO
10 27 (25.00%) TDD
11 25 (23.15%) Relational Database
12 24 (22.22%) Data Structures
12 24 (22.22%) Subversion
13 23 (21.30%) Unix
14 22 (20.37%) Algorithms
14 22 (20.37%) Mercurial
15 20 (18.52%) MongoDB
15 20 (18.52%) Microservices
15 20 (18.52%) RDBMS
16 19 (17.59%) JMS
16 19 (17.59%) Linux
16 19 (17.59%) JUnit
17 18 (16.67%) Software Engineering
18 17 (15.74%) Perl
18 17 (15.74%) Ansible
18 17 (15.74%) Jenkins
19 16 (14.81%) BDD

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 13 (12.04%) Tomcat
2 10 (9.26%) JBoss
3 8 (7.41%) Jetty
3 8 (7.41%) WebLogic
4 7 (6.48%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.63%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (1.85%) Confluence
6 2 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.85%) Mule
7 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.93%) GemFire
7 1 (0.93%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.93%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.56%) OpenShift
3 5 (4.63%) PaaS
4 2 (1.85%) GitHub
4 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.93%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.93%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.93%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.48%) AMQP
2 3 (2.78%) LDAP
3 2 (1.85%) Internet
4 1 (0.93%) HTTP
4 1 (0.93%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (30.56%) NoSQL
2 25 (23.15%) Relational Database
3 20 (18.52%) MongoDB
3 20 (18.52%) RDBMS
4 15 (13.89%) DB2
5 9 (8.33%) Hadoop
6 8 (7.41%) Couchbase
6 8 (7.41%) Redis
6 8 (7.41%) Riak
7 6 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (3.70%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.93%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.93%) Big Data
9 1 (0.93%) GIS
9 1 (0.93%) Impala
9 1 (0.93%) MySQL
9 1 (0.93%) Spark SQL
9 1 (0.93%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 36 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 33 (30.56%) Maven
3 24 (22.22%) Subversion
4 22 (20.37%) Mercurial
5 19 (17.59%) JUnit
6 17 (15.74%) Jenkins
7 11 (10.19%) Ant
8 8 (7.41%) Cucumber
8 8 (7.41%) Hudson
8 8 (7.41%) Vagrant
9 7 (6.48%) FitNesse
9 7 (6.48%) Selenium
10 5 (4.63%) Gradle
11 4 (3.70%) Eclipse
12 3 (2.78%) JIRA
13 2 (1.85%) JIRA Agile
13 2 (1.85%) Mockito
14 1 (0.93%) Artifactory
14 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
14 1 (0.93%) JMeter
General
1 16 (14.81%) Finance
2 11 (10.19%) Banking
3 6 (5.56%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.78%) Front Office
5 1 (0.93%) Private Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 99 (91.67%) Developer
2 93 (86.11%) Java Developer
3 6 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
3 6 (5.56%) Java Scala Developer
3 6 (5.56%) Scala Developer
4 5 (4.63%) Senior Developer
5 4 (3.70%) Cassandra Developer
5 4 (3.70%) Investment Banking Java Developer
5 4 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (2.78%) Agile Developer
6 3 (2.78%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (2.78%) Consultant
6 3 (2.78%) Java Engineer
6 3 (2.78%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (2.78%) Lead Developer
6 3 (2.78%) Software Engineer
6 3 (2.78%) UI Developer
7 2 (1.85%) Applications Consultant
7 2 (1.85%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (1.85%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (56.48%) Hibernate
2 19 (17.59%) JMS
3 16 (14.81%) RESTful
3 16 (14.81%) SOAP
4 15 (13.89%) REST
5 14 (12.96%) JPA
6 13 (12.04%) HTML
7 12 (11.11%) HTML5
7 12 (11.11%) J2SE
7 12 (11.11%) JSON
7 12 (11.11%) Kafka
7 12 (11.11%) XML
8 10 (9.26%) React
9 9 (8.33%) AngularJS
9 9 (8.33%) Web Services
10 8 (7.41%) CSS
10 8 (7.41%) Spring Boot
11 7 (6.48%) J2EE
11 7 (6.48%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (6.48%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (22.22%) Data Structures
2 22 (20.37%) Algorithms
3 8 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (4.63%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.78%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.85%) Equities
8 2 (1.85%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.85%) RIA
8 2 (1.85%) Wiki
9 1 (0.93%) Derivative
9 1 (0.93%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.93%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (21.30%) Unix
2 19 (17.59%) Linux
3 2 (1.85%) Windows
4 1 (0.93%) CentOS
4 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (31.48%) Continuous Integration
2 34 (31.48%) Scrum
3 33 (30.56%) Test Automation
4 28 (25.93%) OO
5 27 (25.00%) TDD
6 20 (18.52%) Microservices
7 18 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 16 (14.81%) BDD
9 13 (12.04%) DevOps
10 12 (11.11%) Kanban
10 12 (11.11%) Multithreading
11 11 (10.19%) SDLC
12 10 (9.26%) Business Transformation
13 9 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (7.41%) Translating Business Requirements
15 7 (6.48%) Concurrent Programming
15 7 (6.48%) Integration Testing
15 7 (6.48%) RUP
15 7 (6.48%) UML
Programming Languages
1 105 (97.22%) Java
2 48 (44.44%) SQL
3 42 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 17 (15.74%) Perl
5 15 (13.89%) Python
6 11 (10.19%) Scala
7 9 (8.33%) Ruby
8 8 (7.41%) Bash Shell
9 5 (4.63%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.85%) C#
11 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.93%) VBA
11 1 (0.93%) XPath
11 1 (0.93%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 8 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.48%) BC Cleared
3 3 (2.78%) Degree
4 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.56%) QA
2 2 (1.85%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.93%) EMIR
3 1 (0.93%) MiFID
System Software
1 16 (14.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (15.74%) Ansible
2 11 (10.19%) Puppet
3 10 (9.26%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (7.41%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.93%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.93%) MOM
Vendors
1 14 (12.96%) Sybase
2 11 (10.19%) Perforce
3 10 (9.26%) Oracle
4 9 (8.33%) IBM
5 7 (6.48%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.85%) Informatica
7 1 (0.93%) Twitter