Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 22 July 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 45 90
Rank change year-on-year -19 +45 -15
Contract jobs citing Spring 79 130 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.81% 3.54% 1.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.26% 13.51% 7.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 101 47
Manchester median daily rate £423 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% - +10.73%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £320
90th Percentile £481 £500 £477
North West median daily rate £448 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +11.88% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 - -
North West median hourly rate £45.00 £18.80 -
% change year-on-year +139.36% - -

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 956 962 754
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 33.95% 26.17% 23.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 631 667 496
Manchester median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £256
90th Percentile £509 £513 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 6 8
Manchester median hourly rate £40.00 £32.25 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.03% -16.77% +34.78%
10th Percentile £14.75 £16.15 £25.10
90th Percentile £47.25 £43.25 £41.13
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +12.48%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Manchester

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in Manchester

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in Manchester

Spring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spring in Manchester

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Altrincham -8 2 £390 +5.41% 1
Stockport -9 1 - - 2
Spring
North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Spring.

1 76 (96.20%) Java
2 42 (53.16%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (48.10%) Web Services
4 28 (35.44%) JavaScript
5 25 (31.65%) Oracle
5 25 (31.65%) Hibernate
6 24 (30.38%) TDD
6 24 (30.38%) Finance
6 24 (30.38%) J2EE
6 24 (30.38%) SOAP
7 22 (27.85%) SQL
8 21 (26.58%) AngularJS
9 19 (24.05%) RESTful
10 18 (22.78%) Banking
11 17 (21.52%) Software Engineering
12 16 (20.25%) XML
12 16 (20.25%) HTML
13 15 (18.99%) JUnit
14 14 (17.72%) jQuery
14 14 (17.72%) REST
14 14 (17.72%) Spring Boot
15 13 (16.46%) Git (software)
15 13 (16.46%) Java EE
15 13 (16.46%) CSS
15 13 (16.46%) OO
16 12 (15.19%) XML Messaging
16 12 (15.19%) TIBCO
16 12 (15.19%) Middleware
16 12 (15.19%) JPA
16 12 (15.19%) WebSphere

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 12 (15.19%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.27%) Confluence
2 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.06%) GitHub
2 3 (3.80%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.27%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) HTTP
1 2 (2.53%) Internet
2 1 (1.27%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.66%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.13%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.86%) MongoDB
4 6 (7.59%) Oracle Database
5 5 (6.33%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.80%) MySQL
6 3 (3.80%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.27%) Big Data
7 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (18.99%) JUnit
2 13 (16.46%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.33%) Eclipse
3 5 (6.33%) Gradle
3 5 (6.33%) Maven
3 5 (6.33%) Mockito
4 4 (5.06%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.06%) JProfiler
5 3 (3.80%) IntelliJ
6 2 (2.53%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.27%) Ant
7 1 (1.27%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.27%) JIRA
7 1 (1.27%) jMock
7 1 (1.27%) RSpec
7 1 (1.27%) Spock
7 1 (1.27%) Subversion
7 1 (1.27%) Vagrant
General
1 24 (30.38%) Finance
2 18 (22.78%) Banking
3 2 (2.53%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 75 (94.94%) Developer
2 68 (86.08%) Java Developer
3 14 (17.72%) Agile Developer
3 14 (17.72%) Agile Java Developer
4 9 (11.39%) Software Engineer
5 7 (8.86%) Java Engineer
5 7 (8.86%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Java Software Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Web Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Angular Developer
10 2 (2.53%) HTML CSS Developer
10 2 (2.53%) HTML Developer
10 2 (2.53%) MySQL Developer
10 2 (2.53%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.53%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (2.53%) SQL Developer
11 1 (1.27%) Lead Developer
11 1 (1.27%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (48.10%) Web Services
2 25 (31.65%) Hibernate
3 24 (30.38%) J2EE
3 24 (30.38%) SOAP
4 21 (26.58%) AngularJS
5 19 (24.05%) RESTful
6 16 (20.25%) HTML
6 16 (20.25%) XML
7 14 (17.72%) jQuery
7 14 (17.72%) REST
7 14 (17.72%) Spring Boot
8 13 (16.46%) CSS
8 13 (16.46%) Java EE
9 12 (15.19%) JPA
9 12 (15.19%) Middleware
9 12 (15.19%) XML Messaging
10 8 (10.13%) HTML5
11 6 (7.59%) JSON
12 5 (6.33%) Spring MVC
12 5 (6.33%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (3.80%) CCTV
2 2 (2.53%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.27%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (1.27%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.53%) Android
1 2 (2.53%) Linux
1 2 (2.53%) Unix
2 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (53.16%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (30.38%) TDD
3 17 (21.52%) Software Engineering
4 13 (16.46%) OO
5 11 (13.92%) Data Modelling
5 11 (13.92%) Test Automation
6 10 (12.66%) BDD
6 10 (12.66%) Scrum
7 9 (11.39%) Unit Testing
8 8 (10.13%) MVC
9 7 (8.86%) DevOps
10 6 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (7.59%) Microservices
11 5 (6.33%) Data Protection
12 4 (5.06%) Database Tuning
12 4 (5.06%) Front End Development
12 4 (5.06%) RAD
12 4 (5.06%) SDLC
13 3 (3.80%) CQRS
13 3 (3.80%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 76 (96.20%) Java
2 28 (35.44%) JavaScript
3 22 (27.85%) SQL
4 4 (5.06%) PL/SQL
4 4 (5.06%) Python
5 3 (3.80%) Groovy
5 3 (3.80%) Scala
6 1 (1.27%) Clojure
6 1 (1.27%) PHP
6 1 (1.27%) TypeScript
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) Docker
2 1 (1.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Kibana
1 1 (1.27%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (31.65%) Oracle
2 12 (15.19%) TIBCO
3 8 (10.13%) Sybase
4 5 (6.33%) Perforce
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco
5 1 (1.27%) Genesys
5 1 (1.27%) hybris
5 1 (1.27%) VMware
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