The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 27 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
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 40 32
Rank change year-on-year +6 -8  
Contract jobs citing Spring 12 12 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.64% 2.66% 5.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.46% 11.21% 16.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 19
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.12% +5.26%  
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 83 107 163
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 25.15% 23.73% 34.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 67 108
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £304 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in Gloucestershire

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in Gloucestershire

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 2 £400 -
Spring
South West

Spring
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Spring.

1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (82.61%) Hibernate
3 17 (73.91%) XML
3 17 (73.91%) JSON
4 15 (65.22%) JPA
5 14 (60.87%) Mule
5 14 (60.87%) Mule ESB
5 14 (60.87%) SQL
5 14 (60.87%) Finance
6 13 (56.52%) Manufacturing
6 13 (56.52%) Electronics
6 13 (56.52%) Telecoms
6 13 (56.52%) MVC
6 13 (56.52%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (56.52%) Programme Management
6 13 (56.52%) SAP
6 13 (56.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 13 (56.52%) Marketing
6 13 (56.52%) Digital Marketing
7 12 (52.17%) Spring MVC
7 12 (52.17%) Integration Testing
7 12 (52.17%) Apache Camel
7 12 (52.17%) Spring Integration
8 10 (43.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 10 (43.48%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (43.48%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (34.78%) WebLogic
9 8 (34.78%) J2EE
10 7 (30.43%) Maven

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 14 (60.87%) Mule
1 14 (60.87%) Mule ESB
2 8 (34.78%) WebLogic
3 4 (17.39%) Confluence
3 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
3 4 (17.39%) WebSphere
4 3 (13.04%) Apache
5 2 (8.70%) Anypoint
5 2 (8.70%) Apache Pig
5 2 (8.70%) GlassFish
5 2 (8.70%) JBoss
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (56.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (43.48%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (43.48%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (43.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) MySQL
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Apache Hive
2 2 (8.70%) Big Data
2 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
2 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Maven
2 5 (21.74%) JUnit
3 4 (17.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (17.39%) JIRA
4 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
4 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
4 2 (8.70%) SoapUI
5 1 (4.35%) Ant
5 1 (4.35%) Bitbucket
5 1 (4.35%) EasyMock
5 1 (4.35%) Gradle
5 1 (4.35%) JMeter
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 13 (56.52%) Electronics
2 13 (56.52%) Manufacturing
2 13 (56.52%) Marketing
2 13 (56.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
1 18 (78.26%) Java Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Integration Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Java Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) J2EE Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Python Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Java Development Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Java Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) Hibernate
2 17 (73.91%) JSON
2 17 (73.91%) XML
3 15 (65.22%) JPA
4 12 (52.17%) Apache Camel
4 12 (52.17%) Spring Integration
4 12 (52.17%) Spring MVC
5 8 (34.78%) J2EE
6 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
6 7 (30.43%) Backbone.js
6 7 (30.43%) Ember.js
6 7 (30.43%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (26.09%) SOAP
8 5 (21.74%) REST
8 5 (21.74%) Web Services
9 3 (13.04%) CSS
9 3 (13.04%) EJB
9 3 (13.04%) HTML
9 3 (13.04%) Java EE
9 3 (13.04%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (4.35%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Android
2 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.35%) CentOS
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) Digital Marketing
1 13 (56.52%) MVC
1 13 (56.52%) Programme Management
2 12 (52.17%) Integration Testing
3 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) Scrum
5 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (13.04%) DevOps
6 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
6 3 (13.04%) TDD
7 2 (8.70%) API Design
7 2 (8.70%) Coaching
7 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.70%) Mobile Development
7 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
7 2 (8.70%) SOA
7 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.70%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (60.87%) SQL
3 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 4 (17.39%) Python
5 3 (13.04%) C
5 3 (13.04%) C++
6 2 (8.70%) C#
6 2 (8.70%) Embedded C
6 2 (8.70%) Groovy
6 2 (8.70%) Objective-C
6 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
6 2 (8.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) SAP
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) Apple
4 1 (4.35%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat