Period
to 29 March 2020

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 29 March 2020 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 Spring Framework
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
29 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 50 21 45
Rank change year-on-year -29 +24 -16
Contract jobs citing Spring 37 118 61
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.26% 7.85% 4.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.05% 22.06% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 61 28
Median daily rate £470 £438 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.43% +15.13% +6.29%
10th Percentile £328 £363 £319
90th Percentile £530 £588 £539
Scotland median daily rate £473 £428 £400
% change year-on-year +10.53% +6.88% +11.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 368 535 450
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 32.39% 35.60% 33.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 350 288
Median daily rate £450 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +6.45% +8.39%
10th Percentile £341 £313 £301
90th Percentile £588 £563 £475
Scotland median daily rate £438 £408 £400
% change year-on-year +7.36% +1.88% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +133.33% -59.18% +112.18%
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year - +159.26% -74.04%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Glasgow

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Spring in Glasgow.

Daily rate trend for Spring in Glasgow

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Spring in Glasgow over the 6 months to 29 March 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Spring in Glasgow

Spring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Spring in Glasgow.

Hourly rate trend for Spring in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 March 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Spring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Spring.

1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (64.86%) Spring Boot
3 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (37.84%) TDD
4 14 (37.84%) SQL
5 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
5 13 (35.14%) REST
5 13 (35.14%) AngularJS
5 13 (35.14%) React
6 12 (32.43%) Public Sector
6 12 (32.43%) MongoDB
7 11 (29.73%) Git (software)
7 11 (29.73%) J2EE
7 11 (29.73%) SOAP
7 11 (29.73%) Web Services
7 11 (29.73%) Finance
8 10 (27.03%) OO
8 10 (27.03%) Linux
8 10 (27.03%) RabbitMQ
8 10 (27.03%) Microservices
9 9 (24.32%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (24.32%) Jenkins
9 9 (24.32%) Kanban
9 9 (24.32%) Hibernate
9 9 (24.32%) Scrum
9 9 (24.32%) Software Engineering
10 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (21.62%) CSS
10 8 (21.62%) XML
10 8 (21.62%) Maven

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 4 (10.81%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.11%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.41%) Confluence
3 2 (5.41%) JBoss
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.70%) Alfresco
4 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) AWS
2 2 (5.41%) Azure
2 2 (5.41%) OpenShift
3 1 (2.70%) GCP
3 1 (2.70%) npm
3 1 (2.70%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Internet
1 3 (8.11%) SSH
2 1 (2.70%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) Skype
2 1 (2.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) MongoDB
2 4 (10.81%) DB2
2 4 (10.81%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon Aurora
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.70%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.70%) MySQL
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Git (software)
2 9 (24.32%) Jenkins
3 8 (21.62%) Maven
4 6 (16.22%) Subversion
5 5 (13.51%) Gradle
6 4 (10.81%) JIRA
6 4 (10.81%) JUnit
7 3 (8.11%) Ant
7 3 (8.11%) Axure RP
7 3 (8.11%) Eclipse
7 3 (8.11%) GoCD
7 3 (8.11%) SonarQube
8 2 (5.41%) IBM UrbanCode
9 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
9 1 (2.70%) Mockito
9 1 (2.70%) Selenium
9 1 (2.70%) webpack
General
1 12 (32.43%) Public Sector
2 11 (29.73%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Electronics
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Developer
2 21 (56.76%) Java Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Technical Leader
4 6 (16.22%) Senior Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Technical Design Leader
6 4 (10.81%) Digital Developer
6 4 (10.81%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Lead Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Lead Java Developer
6 4 (10.81%) React Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Angular Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Java Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Applications Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Architect
9 1 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.70%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (64.86%) Spring Boot
2 13 (35.14%) AngularJS
2 13 (35.14%) React
2 13 (35.14%) REST
3 11 (29.73%) J2EE
3 11 (29.73%) SOAP
3 11 (29.73%) Web Services
4 10 (27.03%) RabbitMQ
5 9 (24.32%) Hibernate
6 8 (21.62%) CSS
6 8 (21.62%) Java SE
6 8 (21.62%) XML
7 7 (18.92%) HTML
7 7 (18.92%) Node.js
8 5 (13.51%) JSON
9 3 (8.11%) GWT
9 3 (8.11%) JPA
9 3 (8.11%) jQuery
9 3 (8.11%) RESTful
9 3 (8.11%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.11%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (8.11%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.70%) User Experience
2 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Linux
2 5 (13.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) TDD
3 10 (27.03%) Microservices
3 10 (27.03%) OO
4 9 (24.32%) Continuous Delivery
4 9 (24.32%) Kanban
4 9 (24.32%) Scrum
4 9 (24.32%) Software Engineering
5 8 (21.62%) Coaching
5 8 (21.62%) Mentoring
5 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (18.92%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (18.92%) DevOps
6 7 (18.92%) SDLC
6 7 (18.92%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (16.22%) BDD
7 6 (16.22%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (13.51%) MVC
8 5 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (37.84%) SQL
3 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
4 8 (21.62%) Java 8
5 4 (10.81%) Python
6 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.41%) Groovy
7 2 (5.41%) Perl
8 1 (2.70%) Java 9
8 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.70%) Scala
8 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Ansible
2 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) IBM
3 1 (2.70%) Google
3 1 (2.70%) SAP