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 25 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
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 79 98
Rank change year-on-year +15 +19  
Contract jobs citing Spring 754 644 530
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 3.68% 3.01% 2.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.29% 9.29% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 530 386
Median daily rate £500 £500 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £376 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £35.00
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 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 7331 6935 7333
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 35.83% 32.44% 31.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5444 5322 5317
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 £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 25 50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +77.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £20.00 £16.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £190.00 £60.00
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 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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +12 129 £498 -5.23% 36
Croydon +6 21 £525 +20.00% 4
Canary Wharf +3 7 £600 +2.12%
Hayes - 2 £350 -
Twickenham - 2 £475 -
Docklands, London 0 1 £490 +8.88%
Bromley -2 1 £650 +40.54%
Greenwich - 1 £410 -
Spring
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region with a requirement for Spring.

1 1397 (97.42%) Java
2 897 (62.55%) Agile Software Development
3 582 (40.59%) TDD
4 483 (33.68%) Hibernate
5 408 (28.45%) SQL
6 391 (27.27%) Microservices
7 386 (26.92%) JavaScript
8 372 (25.94%) REST
9 367 (25.59%) Scrum
10 359 (25.03%) Finance
11 340 (23.71%) Jenkins
12 328 (22.87%) Spring Boot
13 323 (22.52%) Banking
14 321 (22.38%) Git (software)
15 319 (22.25%) HTML
16 314 (21.90%) Maven
17 297 (20.71%) BDD
18 292 (20.36%) Web Services
19 289 (20.15%) AngularJS
20 286 (19.94%) J2EE
21 267 (18.62%) Oracle
22 260 (18.13%) MVC
23 256 (17.85%) JUnit
24 252 (17.57%) CSS
24 252 (17.57%) Linux
25 235 (16.39%) OO
26 233 (16.25%) Continuous Integration
27 231 (16.11%) DevOps
28 215 (14.99%) XML
29 212 (14.78%) SOAP

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
1 158 (11.02%) Tomcat
2 136 (9.48%) Confluence
3 92 (6.42%) JBoss
3 92 (6.42%) WebSphere
4 89 (6.21%) Apache
5 86 (6.00%) Apache Spark
6 82 (5.72%) Elasticsearch
7 68 (4.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 63 (4.39%) WebLogic
9 51 (3.56%) Apache Solr
10 44 (3.07%) Mule
11 42 (2.93%) Oracle Coherence
12 38 (2.65%) Cloud Foundry
13 37 (2.58%) CMS
14 24 (1.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 21 (1.46%) GlassFish
16 20 (1.39%) Anypoint
17 13 (0.91%) Jetty
18 12 (0.84%) GemFire
19 10 (0.70%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.49%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.070%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 25 (1.74%) SAP Hybris
2 18 (1.26%) Payment Gateway
3 16 (1.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 7 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.28%) Murex MxG2000
5 4 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.21%) Global One
7 2 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.14%) SunGard Martini
8 1 (0.070%) Actimize
8 1 (0.070%) BASE24
8 1 (0.070%) BondVision
8 1 (0.070%) Loan IQ
8 1 (0.070%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.070%) Remedy AR System
8 1 (0.070%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 180 (12.55%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (3.42%) GitHub
4 44 (3.07%) PaaS
5 37 (2.58%) Amazon EC2
6 26 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
6 26 (1.81%) Twilio
7 25 (1.74%) Amazon SQS
8 20 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
9 16 (1.12%) OpenShift
10 11 (0.77%) Bluemix
10 11 (0.77%) IBM Cloud
11 10 (0.70%) IaaS
12 6 (0.42%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.28%) AWS Lambda
14 3 (0.21%) CloudFront
14 3 (0.21%) Datadog
14 3 (0.21%) Slack
15 2 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 2 (0.14%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 53 (3.70%) HTTP
2 42 (2.93%) Internet
3 15 (1.05%) Kerberos
4 14 (0.98%) LDAP
5 10 (0.70%) HTTPS
6 8 (0.56%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.49%) Intranet
8 6 (0.42%) Network Security
9 5 (0.35%) SMS
10 4 (0.28%) SSL
11 3 (0.21%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (0.21%) VPN
12 2 (0.14%) AMQP
12 2 (0.14%) Firewall
12 2 (0.14%) OpenLDAP
12 2 (0.14%) SMTP
12 2 (0.14%) Wireless
13 1 (0.070%) CTI
13 1 (0.070%) DSL
13 1 (0.070%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (10.95%) Relational Database
2 151 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 139 (9.69%) NoSQL
4 126 (8.79%) MySQL
5 119 (8.30%) Big Data
6 109 (7.60%) Hadoop
7 94 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
8 83 (5.79%) Apache Cassandra
9 60 (4.18%) SQL Server
10 54 (3.77%) RDBMS
11 50 (3.49%) HBase
12 44 (3.07%) Redis
13 43 (3.00%) DB2
14 35 (2.44%) Apache Hive
15 31 (2.16%) Oracle Database
16 30 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
17 28 (1.95%) Endeca
18 21 (1.46%) MarkLogic
19 16 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 16 (1.12%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 340 (23.71%) Jenkins
2 321 (22.38%) Git (software)
3 314 (21.90%) Maven
4 256 (17.85%) JUnit
5 203 (14.16%) JIRA
6 152 (10.60%) Mockito
7 130 (9.07%) Cucumber
8 106 (7.39%) Selenium
9 99 (6.90%) Gradle
10 90 (6.28%) Subversion
11 81 (5.65%) IntelliJ
12 77 (5.37%) Ant
13 55 (3.84%) TeamCity
14 44 (3.07%) Eclipse
15 35 (2.44%) Hudson
16 31 (2.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 29 (2.02%) Spock
18 27 (1.88%) GitLab
19 24 (1.67%) Bitbucket
20 22 (1.53%) Jasmine
General
1 359 (25.03%) Finance
2 323 (22.52%) Banking
3 131 (9.14%) Investment Banking
4 121 (8.44%) Front Office
5 65 (4.53%) Retail
6 30 (2.09%) Games
7 22 (1.53%) Marketing
8 20 (1.39%) Publishing
8 20 (1.39%) Telecoms
9 19 (1.32%) Advertising
10 17 (1.19%) Retail Banking
11 15 (1.05%) Back Office
12 13 (0.91%) Law
13 10 (0.70%) Financial Institution
14 8 (0.56%) Manufacturing
15 7 (0.49%) Electronics
15 7 (0.49%) Legal
16 6 (0.42%) Prime Brokerage
17 5 (0.35%) Aerospace
18 4 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 1169 (81.52%) Developer
2 923 (64.37%) Java Developer
3 236 (16.46%) Senior Developer
4 180 (12.55%) Senior Java Developer
5 121 (8.44%) Architect
6 94 (6.56%) Full Stack Developer
7 83 (5.79%) Agile Developer
8 81 (5.65%) Agile Java Developer
9 62 (4.32%) JavaScript Developer
10 59 (4.11%) Java Engineer
11 49 (3.42%) Java Architect
12 47 (3.28%) Angular Developer
13 41 (2.86%) Software Engineer
14 38 (2.65%) AWS Developer
14 38 (2.65%) Hybris Developer
15 34 (2.37%) Scala Developer
16 30 (2.09%) Software Developer
17 29 (2.02%) J2EE Developer
18 28 (1.95%) Front Office Developer
18 28 (1.95%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 483 (33.68%) Hibernate
2 372 (25.94%) REST
3 328 (22.87%) Spring Boot
4 319 (22.25%) HTML
5 292 (20.36%) Web Services
6 289 (20.15%) AngularJS
7 286 (19.94%) J2EE
8 252 (17.57%) CSS
9 215 (14.99%) XML
10 212 (14.78%) SOAP
11 204 (14.23%) RESTful
12 202 (14.09%) Spring MVC
13 187 (13.04%) HTML5
14 179 (12.48%) JSON
15 177 (12.34%) JMS
16 153 (10.67%) Node.js
17 127 (8.86%) Java EE
18 114 (7.95%) React
19 111 (7.74%) Apache Camel
19 111 (7.74%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 121 (8.44%) Greenfield Project
2 99 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 92 (6.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 87 (6.07%) Enterprise Software
5 77 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
6 57 (3.97%) Derivative
7 53 (3.70%) User Experience
8 48 (3.35%) Fixed Income
9 44 (3.07%) Data Structures
10 38 (2.65%) Algorithms
11 35 (2.44%) Equities
12 30 (2.09%) Fintech
13 28 (1.95%) Virtual Team
14 27 (1.88%) Client/Server
15 23 (1.60%) Equity Derivative
15 23 (1.60%) iPad
16 21 (1.46%) Social Media
17 20 (1.39%) Mobile App
18 15 (1.05%) Credit Risk
18 15 (1.05%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 252 (17.57%) Linux
2 180 (12.55%) Unix
3 32 (2.23%) Windows
4 20 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (1.05%) Android
6 14 (0.98%) Solaris
7 13 (0.91%) HPUX
8 12 (0.84%) Apple iOS
9 11 (0.77%) CentOS
10 7 (0.49%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.14%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.070%) Debian
12 1 (0.070%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 897 (62.55%) Agile Software Development
2 582 (40.59%) TDD
3 391 (27.27%) Microservices
4 367 (25.59%) Scrum
5 297 (20.71%) BDD
6 260 (18.13%) MVC
7 235 (16.39%) OO
8 233 (16.25%) Continuous Integration
9 231 (16.11%) DevOps
10 187 (13.04%) Open Source
11 176 (12.27%) Test Automation
12 148 (10.32%) SOA
13 144 (10.04%) Software Engineering
14 134 (9.34%) E-Commerce
15 123 (8.58%) Multithreading
16 122 (8.51%) SDLC
17 116 (8.09%) Kanban
18 105 (7.32%) Pair Programming
19 102 (7.11%) Unit Testing
20 99 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1397 (97.42%) Java
2 408 (28.45%) SQL
3 386 (26.92%) JavaScript
4 109 (7.60%) Scala
5 75 (5.23%) Python
6 70 (4.88%) PL/SQL
7 60 (4.18%) Shell Script
8 51 (3.56%) Bash Shell
9 46 (3.21%) C#
10 38 (2.65%) Ruby
11 31 (2.16%) Perl
12 27 (1.88%) ES6
13 24 (1.67%) C++
14 23 (1.60%) Go
15 22 (1.53%) Groovy
16 15 (1.05%) TypeScript
17 12 (0.84%) PHP
17 12 (0.84%) VB
18 10 (0.70%) Assembly Language
19 7 (0.49%) Korn
Qualifications
1 99 (6.90%) Degree
2 92 (6.42%) Security Cleared
3 69 (4.81%) SC Cleared
4 49 (3.42%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (1.39%) Master's Degree
6 9 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (0.49%) DV Cleared
7 7 (0.49%) ISEB
7 7 (0.49%) ISTQB
7 7 (0.49%) OCPJP
7 7 (0.49%) Sun Certification
8 5 (0.35%) BC Cleared
8 5 (0.35%) CISA
8 5 (0.35%) CISM
8 5 (0.35%) CISSP
9 2 (0.14%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.070%) Brainbench
10 1 (0.070%) PhD
10 1 (0.070%) PMP
10 1 (0.070%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (3.84%) MiFID
2 36 (2.51%) QA
3 23 (1.60%) EMIR
4 21 (1.46%) Dodd-Frank
5 6 (0.42%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.35%) FedRAMP
7 4 (0.28%) SLA
8 3 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
9 2 (0.14%) FATCA
10 1 (0.070%) Data Quality
System Software
1 194 (13.53%) Docker
2 30 (2.09%) Apache Flume
3 25 (1.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 25 (1.74%) HDFS
4 5 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.28%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.21%) NFS
6 3 (0.21%) Platform Symphony
7 2 (0.14%) GridGain
7 2 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.14%) vSphere
8 1 (0.070%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 59 (4.11%) Kubernetes
2 52 (3.63%) Ansible
2 52 (3.63%) Puppet
3 37 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (0.91%) Oozie
5 12 (0.84%) Terraform
6 9 (0.63%) Mesos
7 8 (0.56%) Kibana
8 7 (0.49%) logstash
9 6 (0.42%) OpenAM
10 4 (0.28%) Control-M
10 4 (0.28%) Hadoop YARN
10 4 (0.28%) Marathon
10 4 (0.28%) OpenIDM
11 3 (0.21%) Grafana
11 3 (0.21%) Rundeck
11 3 (0.21%) TeamSite
12 2 (0.14%) BladeLogic
12 2 (0.14%) Consul
12 2 (0.14%) rkt
Vendors
1 267 (18.62%) Oracle
2 56 (3.91%) hybris
3 45 (3.14%) MuleSoft
4 41 (2.86%) Sybase
5 39 (2.72%) IBM
6 35 (2.44%) SAP
7 34 (2.37%) Adobe
8 29 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
9 28 (1.95%) Red Hat
10 27 (1.88%) ATG
11 24 (1.67%) AppDynamics
12 23 (1.60%) Perforce
12 23 (1.60%) Splunk
13 22 (1.53%) Atlassian
14 20 (1.39%) New Relic
15 18 (1.26%) Solace
15 18 (1.26%) TIBCO
16 16 (1.12%) Microsoft
16 16 (1.12%) Reuters
17 14 (0.98%) Google
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