Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 20 November 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 East > Kent
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 44 52
Rank change year-on-year -17 +8 -5
Contract jobs citing Spring 2 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.38% 1.01% 2.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.08% 3.82% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Kent median daily rate £525 £488 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +77.27% -31.25%
10th Percentile £488 £431 £190
90th Percentile £563 £554 £360
South East median daily rate £465 £464 £415
% change year-on-year +0.27% +11.75% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £38.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +16.13% -3.13% +14.29%

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 Kent with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 185 131 280
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 35.31% 26.36% 49.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 80 181
Kent median daily rate £350 £345 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.45% +2.22% +3.85%
10th Percentile £300 £252 £263
90th Percentile £445 £569 £475
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Kent median hourly rate - - £38.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Spring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Kent

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in Kent

Spring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring in Kent.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spring in Kent

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Kent region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Faversham 0 1 £525 -
Maidstone - 1 - -
Spring
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Kent region with a requirement for Spring.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) jMock
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Mockito
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (50.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) jMock
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) Mockito
1 1 (50.00%) Protractor
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Angular Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle