The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 26 June 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
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 - 23
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Spring 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 2.25% - 1.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.69% - 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £450 - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £44.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year +17.97% -19.09%  

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 Ipswich with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Ipswich
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 26 40 55
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 29.21% 20.94% 34.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 40
Median daily rate £400 £513 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.95% +13.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £290 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 Ipswich

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Spring.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Node.js
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (33.33%) IPTV
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) SIGTRAN
4 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Apache
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) 3GPP

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) 3GPP
1 1 (16.67%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (16.67%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Hudson
2 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
2 1 (16.67%) PostCSS
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Spock
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Billing
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) IPTV Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Java Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE
2 2 (33.33%) Node.js
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Ionic Framework
3 1 (16.67%) LESS
3 1 (16.67%) Sass
3 1 (16.67%) Spring Boot
3 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Swagger
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) IPTV
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Digital TV
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (16.67%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
1 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) API Development
2 1 (16.67%) API Integration
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Dependency Management
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Product Management
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Groovy
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared