Period
to 18 March 2019

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 18 March 2019 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
18 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 34 34
Rank change year-on-year +14 0 +22
Contract jobs citing Spring 119 63 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 7.94% 5.21% 4.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.12% 15.83% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 32 34
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £378 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.58% +7.09% +17.50%
10th Percentile £352 £319 £274
90th Percentile £575 £422 £425
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £358
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.89% -4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow 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 538 398 324
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 35.89% 32.92% 31.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 257 178
Glasgow median daily rate £413 £375 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +4.90% +2.14%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £270
90th Percentile £563 £450 £459
Scotland median daily rate £408 £388 £363
% change year-on-year +5.16% +6.90% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Glasgow median hourly rate £15.00 £36.75 £17.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.18% +112.18% -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £13.50 £49.62
% change year-on-year +159.26% -72.79% +72.57%

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 18 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 March 2019, 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.

1 115 (96.64%) Java
2 76 (63.87%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (40.34%) Oracle
4 45 (37.82%) SQL
5 44 (36.97%) JavaScript
6 39 (32.77%) AngularJS
7 38 (31.93%) Hibernate
8 33 (27.73%) Finance
8 33 (27.73%) Web Services
9 31 (26.05%) Test Automation
10 30 (25.21%) HTML
11 29 (24.37%) TDD
11 29 (24.37%) Spring Boot
12 28 (23.53%) Java 8
13 27 (22.69%) REST
13 27 (22.69%) SOAP
14 26 (21.85%) React
15 24 (20.17%) Relational Database
16 23 (19.33%) Amazon AWS
16 23 (19.33%) Linux
17 22 (18.49%) Scrum
18 21 (17.65%) JUnit
18 21 (17.65%) Git (software)
19 20 (16.81%) Jenkins
20 19 (15.97%) Continuous Integration
20 19 (15.97%) HTML5
20 19 (15.97%) Cucumber
20 19 (15.97%) Banking
21 18 (15.13%) Maven
21 18 (15.13%) DB2

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 18 (15.13%) Tomcat
2 8 (6.72%) JBoss
2 8 (6.72%) Jetty
2 8 (6.72%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.20%) Apache Spark
3 5 (4.20%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.36%) Alfresco
4 4 (3.36%) Mule
5 3 (2.52%) Mule ESB
6 2 (1.68%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 3 (2.52%) AquaLogic BPM
1 3 (2.52%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 23 (19.33%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (9.24%) IaaS
3 5 (4.20%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.68%) GitHub
5 2 (1.68%) SaaS
6 1 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.84%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.84%) NuGet
6 1 (0.84%) Serverless
6 1 (0.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.52%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.17%) Relational Database
2 18 (15.13%) DB2
3 16 (13.45%) RDBMS
4 11 (9.24%) NoSQL
5 8 (6.72%) SQL Server
6 6 (5.04%) MongoDB
7 5 (4.20%) Big Data
7 5 (4.20%) Hadoop
7 5 (4.20%) HBase
8 4 (3.36%) MariaDB
8 4 (3.36%) Redis
8 4 (3.36%) Riak
8 4 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.52%) Apache Hive
9 3 (2.52%) Impala
9 3 (2.52%) MySQL
9 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (2.52%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 21 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 21 (17.65%) JUnit
2 20 (16.81%) Jenkins
3 19 (15.97%) Cucumber
4 18 (15.13%) Maven
5 17 (14.29%) Selenium
6 15 (12.61%) Subversion
7 12 (10.08%) Gradle
8 10 (8.40%) Eclipse
9 9 (7.56%) JIRA
10 6 (5.04%) FitNesse
10 6 (5.04%) Mockito
11 4 (3.36%) FindBugs
11 4 (3.36%) IntelliJ
11 4 (3.36%) Vagrant
12 3 (2.52%) Ant
12 3 (2.52%) Hudson
12 3 (2.52%) Rational Team Concert
13 2 (1.68%) Axure RP
13 2 (1.68%) Bitbucket
General
1 33 (27.73%) Finance
2 19 (15.97%) Banking
3 13 (10.92%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.36%) Retail
5 3 (2.52%) Front Office
6 1 (0.84%) Games
6 1 (0.84%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 87 (73.11%) Developer
2 75 (63.03%) Java Developer
3 12 (10.08%) Senior Developer
4 11 (9.24%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (8.40%) Architect
5 10 (8.40%) Technical Architect
6 9 (7.56%) Lead Developer
6 9 (7.56%) Lead Java Developer
7 8 (6.72%) Delivery Manager
7 8 (6.72%) Senior Architect
7 8 (6.72%) Senior Technical Architect
8 7 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (3.36%) Big Data Developer
9 4 (3.36%) Java Engineer
9 4 (3.36%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (3.36%) React Developer
10 3 (2.52%) Software Delivery Manager
10 3 (2.52%) Software Manager
11 2 (1.68%) Integration Consultant
11 2 (1.68%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (32.77%) AngularJS
2 38 (31.93%) Hibernate
3 33 (27.73%) Web Services
4 30 (25.21%) HTML
5 29 (24.37%) Spring Boot
6 27 (22.69%) REST
6 27 (22.69%) SOAP
7 26 (21.85%) React
8 19 (15.97%) HTML5
9 17 (14.29%) J2EE
9 17 (14.29%) RESTful
9 17 (14.29%) XML
10 16 (13.45%) CSS
11 13 (10.92%) JMS
11 13 (10.92%) JPA
12 12 (10.08%) JSON
13 10 (8.40%) Java EE
13 10 (8.40%) Kafka
14 8 (6.72%) Apache Camel
14 8 (6.72%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.20%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (3.36%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.52%) Reference Data
4 3 (2.52%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.68%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.84%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.84%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.33%) Linux
2 13 (10.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (63.87%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (26.05%) Test Automation
3 29 (24.37%) TDD
4 22 (18.49%) Scrum
5 19 (15.97%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (15.13%) Multithreading
7 15 (12.61%) Microservices
7 15 (12.61%) SDLC
8 14 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (10.92%) Software Engineering
9 13 (10.92%) UML
10 12 (10.08%) Migration
11 11 (9.24%) BDD
11 11 (9.24%) Data Migration
11 11 (9.24%) Mentoring
11 11 (9.24%) MVC
11 11 (9.24%) OO
12 10 (8.40%) DevOps
13 9 (7.56%) Workflow
14 8 (6.72%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 115 (96.64%) Java
2 45 (37.82%) SQL
3 44 (36.97%) JavaScript
4 28 (23.53%) Java 8
5 5 (4.20%) Perl
6 4 (3.36%) C#
6 4 (3.36%) Scala
7 3 (2.52%) C
7 3 (2.52%) Python
7 3 (2.52%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.52%) XPath
8 1 (0.84%) Go
8 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.84%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (10.92%) Degree
2 3 (2.52%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.08%) QA
2 6 (5.04%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (11.76%) Docker
2 3 (2.52%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (6.72%) Ansible
1 8 (6.72%) Puppet
2 4 (3.36%) Cobbler
2 4 (3.36%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.36%) Rancher
2 4 (3.36%) Terraform
3 2 (1.68%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 48 (40.34%) Oracle
2 9 (7.56%) Sybase
3 8 (6.72%) IBM
4 4 (3.36%) Atlassian
4 4 (3.36%) Charles River
4 4 (3.36%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.68%) Cloudera
5 2 (1.68%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.84%) MuleSoft