Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 21 July 2018 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 Spring Framework
England > North East
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 40 121
Rank change year-on-year -21 +81 -64
Contract jobs citing Spring 51 71 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.91% 5.50% 1.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.00% 15.88% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 49 20
North East median daily rate £410 £385 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.43% -6.10% +2.50%
10th Percentile £357 £350 £313
90th Percentile £475 £506 £500
England median daily rate £500 £465 £450
% change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £57.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% -25.44% +3.64%

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 the North East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 425 447 588
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 32.62% 34.65% 22.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 291 366
North East median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £263 £288 £263
90th Percentile £504 £525 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 23
North East median hourly rate £43.75 £33.07 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.32% +18.09% +73.27%
10th Percentile £41.38 £12.46 £16.50
90th Percentile £47.13 £47.73 £36.00
England median hourly rate £41.52 £40.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.88% +8.67% +3.81%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Spring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Spring in the North East

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in the North East

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in the North East over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in the North East

Spring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spring in the North East

Spring
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the North East region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. 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
Tyne and Wear -39 29 £450 +16.88% 3
Durham - 22 £400 - 3
Spring
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Spring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Spring.

1 47 (92.16%) Java
2 37 (72.55%) PostgreSQL
3 33 (64.71%) Git (software)
4 32 (62.75%) Jenkins
5 29 (56.86%) AngularJS
5 29 (56.86%) Oracle
5 29 (56.86%) Java 8
6 28 (54.90%) Hibernate
7 26 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (45.10%) Apache
8 23 (45.10%) JIRA
9 22 (43.14%) JPA
9 22 (43.14%) Kafka
10 21 (41.18%) Tomcat
11 19 (37.25%) Apache Camel
12 16 (31.37%) Gradle
13 12 (23.53%) Software Engineering
14 11 (21.57%) Scrum
14 11 (21.57%) RESTful
15 10 (19.61%) Microservices
15 10 (19.61%) Liquibase
15 10 (19.61%) Web Services
16 9 (17.65%) Project Management
16 9 (17.65%) Spring Boot
17 8 (15.69%) HTML
17 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
17 8 (15.69%) SQL
18 7 (13.73%) CSS
18 7 (13.73%) DevOps
18 7 (13.73%) MongoDB

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 23 (45.10%) Apache
2 21 (41.18%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.92%) Confluence
3 2 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.96%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (5.88%) Amazon S3
2 2 (3.92%) BrowserStack
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.96%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.96%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.96%) PaaS
3 1 (1.96%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) SMS
2 2 (3.92%) SNMP
3 1 (1.96%) FTP
3 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (72.55%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (13.73%) MongoDB
3 5 (9.80%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.92%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (3.92%) MySQL
5 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.96%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.96%) Big Data
5 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 33 (64.71%) Git (software)
2 32 (62.75%) Jenkins
3 23 (45.10%) JIRA
4 16 (31.37%) Gradle
5 10 (19.61%) Liquibase
6 4 (7.84%) JUnit
7 3 (5.88%) Hamcrest
8 2 (3.92%) FindBugs
8 2 (3.92%) Selenium
9 1 (1.96%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.96%) GitLab
9 1 (1.96%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.96%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.96%) Maven
9 1 (1.96%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.96%) webpack
General
1 6 (11.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (84.31%) Developer
2 35 (68.63%) Java Developer
3 9 (17.65%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Web Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Angular Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Java Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Architect
7 2 (3.92%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (3.92%) Backend Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Digital Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Java Architect
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle Applications Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Siebel Developer
8 1 (1.96%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (56.86%) AngularJS
2 28 (54.90%) Hibernate
3 22 (43.14%) JPA
3 22 (43.14%) Kafka
4 19 (37.25%) Apache Camel
5 11 (21.57%) RESTful
6 10 (19.61%) Web Services
7 9 (17.65%) Spring Boot
8 8 (15.69%) HTML
9 7 (13.73%) CSS
10 4 (7.84%) XML
11 3 (5.88%) JSP
11 3 (5.88%) REST
12 2 (3.92%) JAXB
12 2 (3.92%) JSON
12 2 (3.92%) Node.js
12 2 (3.92%) RabbitMQ
12 2 (3.92%) Swagger
13 1 (1.96%) Spring MVC
13 1 (1.96%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.96%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Linux
2 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.96%) CentOS
3 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (23.53%) Software Engineering
3 11 (21.57%) Scrum
4 10 (19.61%) Microservices
5 9 (17.65%) Project Management
6 7 (13.73%) DevOps
7 6 (11.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 6 (11.76%) Kanban
7 6 (11.76%) Web Development
8 5 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (9.80%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (7.84%) TDD
10 3 (5.88%) Configuration Management
10 3 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (5.88%) Test Automation
11 2 (3.92%) API Design
11 2 (3.92%) Continuous Delivery
11 2 (3.92%) DSDM
11 2 (3.92%) Immutable Server
11 2 (3.92%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 47 (92.16%) Java
2 29 (56.86%) Java 8
3 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
3 8 (15.69%) SQL
4 2 (3.92%) Groovy
4 2 (3.92%) Python
5 1 (1.96%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Puppet
1 4 (7.84%) Terraform
2 2 (3.92%) Ansible
2 2 (3.92%) Nagios
2 2 (3.92%) OpenNMS
3 1 (1.96%) Consul
3 1 (1.96%) Grafana
3 1 (1.96%) Graylog
Vendors
1 29 (56.86%) Oracle
2 1 (1.96%) Atlassian
2 1 (1.96%) Dynatrace
2 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.96%) Siebel