Period
to 10 December 2018

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 10 December 2018 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 17 27
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10 +11
Contract jobs citing Spring 141 106 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.22% 8.44% 6.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.27% 23.61% 19.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 62 32
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £384 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.75% -4.06% +23.08%
10th Percentile £350 £319 £311
90th Percentile £543 £486 £450
Scotland median daily rate £425 £384 £386
% change year-on-year +10.75% -0.65% +2.32%
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 581 449 354
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 33.86% 35.75% 31.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 285 180
Glasgow median daily rate £413 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.55% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £322 £300 £270
90th Percentile £550 £504 £475
Scotland median daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 £19.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.87% +37.46% -74.55%
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +45.83% -46.67% +11.44%

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 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, 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.

1 134 (95.04%) Java
2 88 (62.41%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (39.01%) Hibernate
4 52 (36.88%) JavaScript
5 47 (33.33%) Oracle
6 40 (28.37%) Finance
7 39 (27.66%) SOAP
8 38 (26.95%) SQL
9 37 (26.24%) AngularJS
10 36 (25.53%) REST
11 35 (24.82%) TDD
12 34 (24.11%) Scrum
13 33 (23.40%) HTML
14 32 (22.70%) Test Automation
15 31 (21.99%) Relational Database
16 30 (21.28%) Java 8
17 29 (20.57%) DB2
18 28 (19.86%) React
19 27 (19.15%) Microservices
20 25 (17.73%) NoSQL
20 25 (17.73%) Web Services
20 25 (17.73%) Maven
21 24 (17.02%) Spring Boot
21 24 (17.02%) Problem-Solving
22 23 (16.31%) Software Engineering
22 23 (16.31%) J2EE
22 23 (16.31%) HTML5
22 23 (16.31%) Analytical Skills
23 22 (15.60%) XML
23 22 (15.60%) OO

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 16 (11.35%) Tomcat
2 10 (7.09%) JBoss
2 10 (7.09%) Jetty
2 10 (7.09%) WebLogic
3 8 (5.67%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.13%) Alfresco
4 3 (2.13%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.13%) Mule
4 3 (2.13%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.71%) Apache
Business Applications
1 7 (4.96%) AquaLogic BPM
1 7 (4.96%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.80%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.96%) IaaS
3 5 (3.55%) SaaS
4 4 (2.84%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.42%) Yarn
7 1 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.71%) GitHub
7 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.71%) npm
7 1 (0.71%) NuGet
7 1 (0.71%) Serverless
7 1 (0.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.80%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (21.99%) Relational Database
2 29 (20.57%) DB2
3 25 (17.73%) NoSQL
4 17 (12.06%) RDBMS
5 13 (9.22%) Hadoop
5 13 (9.22%) MongoDB
6 11 (7.80%) Redis
6 11 (7.80%) Riak
7 10 (7.09%) Couchbase
8 7 (4.96%) Oracle Database
8 7 (4.96%) SQL Server
9 6 (4.26%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (2.84%) Big Data
11 3 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (2.13%) MySQL
12 2 (1.42%) Data Mining
12 2 (1.42%) MariaDB
12 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.71%) KDB
Development Applications
1 25 (17.73%) Maven
2 21 (14.89%) Git (software)
3 19 (13.48%) JUnit
4 15 (10.64%) Gradle
5 13 (9.22%) Jenkins
5 13 (9.22%) JIRA
6 12 (8.51%) Cucumber
6 12 (8.51%) Selenium
6 12 (8.51%) Subversion
7 11 (7.80%) Eclipse
8 9 (6.38%) FitNesse
8 9 (6.38%) Vagrant
9 7 (4.96%) Bitbucket
9 7 (4.96%) Mockito
10 6 (4.26%) Hudson
11 5 (3.55%) Ant
12 3 (2.13%) MagicDraw
13 2 (1.42%) Axure RP
13 2 (1.42%) Grunt
13 2 (1.42%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 40 (28.37%) Finance
2 20 (14.18%) Banking
3 13 (9.22%) Investment Banking
4 7 (4.96%) Front Office
4 7 (4.96%) Games
5 4 (2.84%) Retail
6 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 112 (79.43%) Developer
2 99 (70.21%) Java Developer
3 16 (11.35%) Full Stack Developer
4 12 (8.51%) Senior Developer
5 11 (7.80%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (4.96%) Architect
6 7 (4.96%) Java Engineer
6 7 (4.96%) Technical Architect
7 6 (4.26%) Consultant
7 6 (4.26%) Delivery Manager
7 6 (4.26%) React Developer
7 6 (4.26%) Senior Architect
7 6 (4.26%) Senior Technical Architect
8 5 (3.55%) Core Java Developer
8 5 (3.55%) Lead Developer
8 5 (3.55%) Lead Java Developer
9 4 (2.84%) J2EE Developer
9 4 (2.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (2.84%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (2.84%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (39.01%) Hibernate
2 39 (27.66%) SOAP
3 37 (26.24%) AngularJS
4 36 (25.53%) REST
5 33 (23.40%) HTML
6 28 (19.86%) React
7 25 (17.73%) Web Services
8 24 (17.02%) Spring Boot
9 23 (16.31%) HTML5
9 23 (16.31%) J2EE
10 22 (15.60%) XML
11 21 (14.89%) JMS
11 21 (14.89%) JSON
12 20 (14.18%) RESTful
13 19 (13.48%) CSS
13 19 (13.48%) JPA
14 16 (11.35%) Kafka
15 11 (7.80%) Apache Camel
15 11 (7.80%) RabbitMQ
16 10 (7.09%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.31%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (6.38%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (4.96%) Reference Data
4 3 (2.13%) Derivative
5 2 (1.42%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (1.42%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.71%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.71%) DTCC
6 1 (0.71%) Eurex
6 1 (0.71%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.71%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.71%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 21 (14.89%) Linux
2 16 (11.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (62.41%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (24.82%) TDD
3 34 (24.11%) Scrum
4 32 (22.70%) Test Automation
5 27 (19.15%) Microservices
6 24 (17.02%) Problem-Solving
7 23 (16.31%) Software Engineering
8 22 (15.60%) OO
9 21 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (12.77%) Multithreading
10 18 (12.77%) MVC
11 15 (10.64%) Analytics
12 14 (9.93%) BDD
12 14 (9.93%) Business Analysis
12 14 (9.93%) Kanban
13 11 (7.80%) Computer Science
13 11 (7.80%) SDLC
13 11 (7.80%) UML
13 11 (7.80%) Web Development
14 10 (7.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 134 (95.04%) Java
2 52 (36.88%) JavaScript
3 38 (26.95%) SQL
4 30 (21.28%) Java 8
5 13 (9.22%) Python
6 9 (6.38%) Scala
7 7 (4.96%) Perl
7 7 (4.96%) XPath
8 6 (4.26%) Bash Shell
8 6 (4.26%) Ruby
9 4 (2.84%) C
10 3 (2.13%) C#
10 3 (2.13%) Kotlin
10 3 (2.13%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.71%) Go
11 1 (0.71%) Groovy
11 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.71%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (11.35%) Degree
2 2 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.93%) QA
2 5 (3.55%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (8.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (7.80%) Ansible
1 11 (7.80%) Puppet
2 9 (6.38%) Cobbler
2 9 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.42%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.42%) Terraform
4 1 (0.71%) Rancher
Vendors
1 47 (33.33%) Oracle
2 14 (9.93%) IBM
3 6 (4.26%) Informatica
3 6 (4.26%) TIBCO
4 5 (3.55%) Sybase
5 4 (2.84%) Google
6 2 (1.42%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (1.42%) Perforce
6 2 (1.42%) Tableau
7 1 (0.71%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.71%) Charles River