The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 30 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
England / London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 69 94
Rank change year-on-year +8 +25  
Contract jobs citing Spring 696 729 503
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 3.53% 3.23% 2.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.18% 10.13% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 586 350
Median daily rate £500 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £636 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
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 London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 6838 7197 6469
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 34.70% 31.89% 30.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5104 5408 4685
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 28 27
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +82.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £21.37 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in London

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in London over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in London

Spring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spring in London

Spring
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the London region over the 3 months to 30 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
City of London +2 112 £546 -0.68% 51
Canary Wharf -1 9 £600 -7.69%
Croydon +7 5 £450 +10.76%
Docklands, London 0 5 £588 +48.73%
Wimbledon - 5 £275 -
Bromley +7 3 £650 +30.00% 1
Westminster +5 2 £513 +16.34%
Hammersmith - 2 - -
Brentford - 1 - -
Thornton Heath - 1 £525 -
Twickenham - 1 £475 -
Spring
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 London region with a requirement for Spring.

1 1306 (96.67%) Java
2 887 (65.66%) Agile Software Development
3 566 (41.89%) TDD
4 472 (34.94%) Hibernate
5 392 (29.02%) REST
6 391 (28.94%) JavaScript
7 363 (26.87%) SQL
8 360 (26.65%) Scrum
9 347 (25.68%) Web Services
10 339 (25.09%) Finance
11 324 (23.98%) HTML
12 318 (23.54%) BDD
13 315 (23.32%) Git (software)
14 304 (22.50%) J2EE
15 303 (22.43%) Maven
16 302 (22.35%) Microservices
17 301 (22.28%) Jenkins
18 300 (22.21%) Banking
19 285 (21.10%) AngularJS
20 273 (20.21%) Oracle
21 268 (19.84%) CSS
22 255 (18.87%) Linux
23 245 (18.13%) Continuous Integration
24 234 (17.32%) Spring Boot
25 229 (16.95%) JUnit
26 226 (16.73%) MVC
27 223 (16.51%) SOAP
28 220 (16.28%) OO
29 216 (15.99%) XML
30 211 (15.62%) JSON

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 147 (10.88%) Tomcat
2 108 (7.99%) Confluence
3 101 (7.48%) WebSphere
4 85 (6.29%) Apache Spark
5 82 (6.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 79 (5.85%) Apache
7 72 (5.33%) JBoss
8 66 (4.89%) WebLogic
9 60 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
10 55 (4.07%) CMS
11 40 (2.96%) Oracle Coherence
12 31 (2.29%) Apache Solr
13 30 (2.22%) Cloud Foundry
14 28 (2.07%) Mule
15 25 (1.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 20 (1.48%) GlassFish
17 19 (1.41%) Jetty
18 15 (1.11%) Apache Pig
19 12 (0.89%) Anypoint
20 11 (0.81%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 11 (0.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.22%) MS Office
3 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (1.48%) Payment Gateway
2 9 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (0.52%) SAP Hybris
4 6 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 5 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.30%) Murex MxG2000
7 2 (0.15%) Global One
7 2 (0.15%) Magento
8 1 (0.074%) BondVision
8 1 (0.074%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.074%) Loan IQ
8 1 (0.074%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.074%) Oracle SCM
8 1 (0.074%) RMDS
8 1 (0.074%) SDL Web 8
8 1 (0.074%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 166 (12.29%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
3 41 (3.03%) PaaS
4 36 (2.66%) GitHub
5 27 (2.00%) Amazon SQS
6 25 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
7 24 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
8 19 (1.41%) IaaS
9 16 (1.18%) Twilio
10 13 (0.96%) Amazon S3
11 9 (0.67%) AWS Lambda
12 7 (0.52%) Bluemix
12 7 (0.52%) IBM Cloud
13 4 (0.30%) OpenShift
14 2 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 2 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
14 2 (0.15%) Heroku
14 2 (0.15%) SaaS
14 2 (0.15%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 62 (4.59%) HTTP
2 40 (2.96%) Internet
3 10 (0.74%) HTTPS
4 7 (0.52%) RTP
4 7 (0.52%) RTSP
5 6 (0.44%) LDAP
6 5 (0.37%) AMQP
6 5 (0.37%) Network Security
6 5 (0.37%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.30%) SNMP
8 3 (0.22%) Firewall
8 3 (0.22%) Intranet
9 2 (0.15%) Asterisk PBX
9 2 (0.15%) FTP
9 2 (0.15%) OpenVPN
9 2 (0.15%) SMTP
10 1 (0.074%) DHCP
10 1 (0.074%) DNS
10 1 (0.074%) Skype
10 1 (0.074%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (10.81%) Relational Database
2 137 (10.14%) NoSQL
3 136 (10.07%) MongoDB
4 119 (8.81%) MySQL
5 102 (7.55%) Big Data
6 97 (7.18%) Hadoop
7 85 (6.29%) Apache Cassandra
8 65 (4.81%) PostgreSQL
9 54 (4.00%) SQL Server
10 48 (3.55%) DB2
11 44 (3.26%) RDBMS
12 37 (2.74%) HBase
12 37 (2.74%) Redis
13 34 (2.52%) Oracle Database
14 32 (2.37%) Apache Hive
15 28 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
16 25 (1.85%) Endeca
17 22 (1.63%) Hazelcast
18 14 (1.04%) KDB
18 14 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 315 (23.32%) Git (software)
2 303 (22.43%) Maven
3 301 (22.28%) Jenkins
4 229 (16.95%) JUnit
5 174 (12.88%) JIRA
6 155 (11.47%) Mockito
7 104 (7.70%) Cucumber
8 100 (7.40%) Gradle
9 94 (6.96%) Selenium
10 85 (6.29%) Subversion
11 73 (5.40%) Ant
12 58 (4.29%) TeamCity
13 50 (3.70%) Spock
14 47 (3.48%) IntelliJ
15 45 (3.33%) Hudson
16 36 (2.66%) Eclipse
17 26 (1.92%) WebDriver
18 25 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 25 (1.85%) JBehave
18 25 (1.85%) SoapUI
General
1 339 (25.09%) Finance
2 300 (22.21%) Banking
3 124 (9.18%) Investment Banking
4 79 (5.85%) Front Office
5 66 (4.89%) Retail
6 40 (2.96%) Games
7 18 (1.33%) Publishing
7 18 (1.33%) Retail Banking
8 16 (1.18%) Back Office
8 16 (1.18%) Telecoms
9 14 (1.04%) Law
10 11 (0.81%) Financial Institution
10 11 (0.81%) Marketing
11 7 (0.52%) Advertising
12 6 (0.44%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.37%) Legal
13 5 (0.37%) Online Betting
13 5 (0.37%) Prime Brokerage
14 2 (0.15%) German Language
14 2 (0.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1088 (80.53%) Developer
2 867 (64.17%) Java Developer
3 266 (19.69%) Senior Developer
4 215 (15.91%) Senior Java Developer
5 125 (9.25%) Architect
6 121 (8.96%) Agile Developer
7 118 (8.73%) Agile Java Developer
8 65 (4.81%) Full Stack Developer
9 63 (4.66%) Java Engineer
10 53 (3.92%) Hybris Developer
11 50 (3.70%) Java Architect
12 45 (3.33%) Senior Agile Developer
12 45 (3.33%) Senior Agile Java Developer
13 44 (3.26%) Scala Developer
14 41 (3.03%) JavaScript Developer
15 35 (2.59%) Solutions Architect
16 34 (2.52%) Software Engineer
17 30 (2.22%) Core Java Developer
17 30 (2.22%) J2EE Developer
17 30 (2.22%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 472 (34.94%) Hibernate
2 392 (29.02%) REST
3 347 (25.68%) Web Services
4 324 (23.98%) HTML
5 304 (22.50%) J2EE
6 285 (21.10%) AngularJS
7 268 (19.84%) CSS
8 234 (17.32%) Spring Boot
9 223 (16.51%) SOAP
10 216 (15.99%) XML
11 211 (15.62%) JSON
12 206 (15.25%) RESTful
13 199 (14.73%) HTML5
14 179 (13.25%) JMS
15 178 (13.18%) Spring MVC
16 165 (12.21%) Node.js
17 138 (10.21%) Java EE
18 116 (8.59%) JSP
19 114 (8.44%) CSS3
20 108 (7.99%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 88 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
2 83 (6.14%) Computer Science
3 73 (5.40%) Enterprise Software
4 66 (4.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 54 (4.00%) Derivative
6 53 (3.92%) User Experience
7 46 (3.40%) Data Structures
8 39 (2.89%) Fixed Income
9 26 (1.92%) Algorithms
10 24 (1.78%) Equities
10 24 (1.78%) iPad
11 20 (1.48%) Client/Server
11 20 (1.48%) Fintech
11 20 (1.48%) Social Media
11 20 (1.48%) Virtual Team
12 18 (1.33%) Equity Derivative
12 18 (1.33%) Mobile App
13 17 (1.26%) N-Tier
14 14 (1.04%) Credit Risk
15 13 (0.96%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 255 (18.87%) Linux
2 200 (14.80%) Unix
3 29 (2.15%) Windows
4 17 (1.26%) Android
4 17 (1.26%) Apple iOS
5 13 (0.96%) Solaris
6 12 (0.89%) HPUX
7 10 (0.74%) Mac OS X
8 8 (0.59%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.30%) CentOS
11 2 (0.15%) AIX
11 2 (0.15%) Debian
11 2 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.15%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.074%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.074%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 887 (65.66%) Agile Software Development
2 566 (41.89%) TDD
3 360 (26.65%) Scrum
4 318 (23.54%) BDD
5 302 (22.35%) Microservices
6 245 (18.13%) Continuous Integration
7 226 (16.73%) MVC
8 220 (16.28%) OO
9 185 (13.69%) DevOps
10 172 (12.73%) Open Source
11 154 (11.40%) E-Commerce
12 151 (11.18%) SOA
13 139 (10.29%) Software Engineering
14 126 (9.33%) Pair Programming
15 119 (8.81%) Kanban
16 109 (8.07%) Multithreading
17 104 (7.70%) SDLC
18 87 (6.44%) Continuous Delivery
19 86 (6.37%) Mentoring
20 74 (5.48%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 1306 (96.67%) Java
2 391 (28.94%) JavaScript
3 363 (26.87%) SQL
4 129 (9.55%) Scala
5 102 (7.55%) Python
6 76 (5.63%) Shell Script
7 65 (4.81%) PL/SQL
8 48 (3.55%) Ruby
9 47 (3.48%) C#
10 44 (3.26%) Bash Shell
11 33 (2.44%) Perl
12 30 (2.22%) Groovy
12 30 (2.22%) Korn
13 25 (1.85%) PHP
14 20 (1.48%) XPath
15 17 (1.26%) C++
15 17 (1.26%) Go
16 15 (1.11%) ActionScript
17 13 (0.96%) Clojure
18 11 (0.81%) R
Qualifications
1 97 (7.18%) Degree
2 70 (5.18%) Security Cleared
3 54 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 14 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
4 14 (1.04%) Sun Certification
5 9 (0.67%) DV Cleared
5 9 (0.67%) ISEB
5 9 (0.67%) ISTQB
6 8 (0.59%) BC Cleared
7 4 (0.30%) OCPJP
8 3 (0.22%) CISA
8 3 (0.22%) CISM
8 3 (0.22%) CISSP
8 3 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.074%) Brainbench
9 1 (0.074%) OCMJD
9 1 (0.074%) OCPJWCD
9 1 (0.074%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.074%) PMP
9 1 (0.074%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (2.96%) MiFID
2 30 (2.22%) QA
3 24 (1.78%) EMIR
4 23 (1.70%) Dodd-Frank
5 13 (0.96%) FATCA
6 8 (0.59%) SLA
7 6 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
8 5 (0.37%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.22%) FedRAMP
10 2 (0.15%) SDET
11 1 (0.074%) PMO
System Software
1 180 (13.32%) Docker
2 30 (2.22%) Apache Flume
3 9 (0.67%) HDFS
4 5 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.074%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.074%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 65 (4.81%) Puppet
2 46 (3.40%) Ansible
3 36 (2.66%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (2.37%) Kubernetes
5 13 (0.96%) Hadoop YARN
6 6 (0.44%) Kibana
6 6 (0.44%) Terraform
7 5 (0.37%) Mesos
7 5 (0.37%) TeamSite
8 3 (0.22%) Capistrano
8 3 (0.22%) logstash
8 3 (0.22%) Nagios
9 2 (0.15%) CloudHub
9 2 (0.15%) Consul
9 2 (0.15%) Grafana
9 2 (0.15%) Marathon
9 2 (0.15%) rkt
10 1 (0.074%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 1 (0.074%) OpenAM
10 1 (0.074%) Salt
Vendors
1 273 (20.21%) Oracle
2 75 (5.55%) hybris
3 60 (4.44%) MuleSoft
4 42 (3.11%) Sybase
5 41 (3.03%) ATG
5 41 (3.03%) IBM
6 39 (2.89%) Adobe
7 35 (2.59%) Solace
8 32 (2.37%) Salesforce.com
9 30 (2.22%) Perforce
10 22 (1.63%) Atlassian
11 20 (1.48%) TIBCO
12 18 (1.33%) Splunk
13 17 (1.26%) New Relic
14 16 (1.18%) Google
14 16 (1.18%) Hortonworks
14 16 (1.18%) Red Hat
14 16 (1.18%) SAP
15 14 (1.04%) Microsoft
16 11 (0.81%) BEA
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