Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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 Software Spring Framework
England > North East
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 114 67
Rank change year-on-year +43 -47 -10
Contract jobs citing Spring 27 37 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.23% 1.60% 2.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.83% 5.13% 10.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 27 37
North East median daily rate £425 £435 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.30% +24.29% -
10th Percentile £331 £320 £250
90th Percentile £550 £475 £510
England median daily rate £484 £459 £450
% change year-on-year +5.45% +1.89% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% +19.05% +20.00%

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 345 721 578
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 28.47% 31.13% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 512 379
North East median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £295 £285 £275
90th Percentile £550 £525 £545
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 15
North East median hourly rate £28.00 £36.00 £20.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +77.34% -32.33%
10th Percentile £10.83 £19.91 £12.75
90th Percentile £44.98 £36.50 £45.75
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +37 26 £425 -2.30% 3
Spring
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 North East region with a requirement for Spring.

1 25 (92.59%) Java
2 21 (77.78%) HTML
2 21 (77.78%) CSS
3 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (66.67%) JSON
5 17 (62.96%) XML
6 16 (59.26%) JSP
7 15 (55.56%) Scrum
8 14 (51.85%) SOAP
8 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
9 13 (48.15%) SQL
9 13 (48.15%) Kanban
10 12 (44.44%) TDD
10 12 (44.44%) Jenkins
11 11 (40.74%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (37.04%) JUnit
12 10 (37.04%) MVC
13 9 (33.33%) Tomcat
13 9 (33.33%) C#
13 9 (33.33%) Google
13 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
14 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (29.63%) RESTful
14 8 (29.63%) REST
14 8 (29.63%) Spring MVC
15 7 (25.93%) HL7
15 7 (25.93%) GWT
15 7 (25.93%) jQuery
15 7 (25.93%) InterSystems Cache
15 7 (25.93%) IIS

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 9 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 7 (25.93%) Apache ServiceMix
2 7 (25.93%) IIS
3 6 (22.22%) Confluence
4 2 (7.41%) JBoss
5 1 (3.70%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (25.93%) InterSystems Cache
3 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
5 4 (14.81%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
5 4 (14.81%) MySQL
5 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 10 (37.04%) JUnit
3 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 6 (22.22%) Firebug
4 6 (22.22%) Gradle
4 6 (22.22%) Hamcrest
4 6 (22.22%) JIRA
5 4 (14.81%) Selenium
6 2 (7.41%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 15 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Agile Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Agile Java Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Senior Agile Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Architect
5 5 (18.52%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (14.81%) Digital Architect
6 4 (14.81%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Scala Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Java Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) CSS
1 21 (77.78%) HTML
2 18 (66.67%) JSON
3 17 (62.96%) XML
4 16 (59.26%) JSP
5 14 (51.85%) SOAP
6 8 (29.63%) REST
6 8 (29.63%) RESTful
6 8 (29.63%) Spring MVC
7 7 (25.93%) Apache Camel
7 7 (25.93%) GWT
7 7 (25.93%) jQuery
8 6 (22.22%) Ajax
8 6 (22.22%) CSS3
8 6 (22.22%) Django
8 6 (22.22%) HTML5
8 6 (22.22%) Spring Boot
8 6 (22.22%) Spring Security
8 6 (22.22%) XSD
9 5 (18.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Smartphone
1 4 (14.81%) User Experience
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) Scrum
3 13 (48.15%) Kanban
4 12 (44.44%) TDD
5 10 (37.04%) MVC
6 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (25.93%) Microservices
7 7 (25.93%) OO
7 7 (25.93%) Software Architecture
8 6 (22.22%) BDD
8 6 (22.22%) Configuration Management
8 6 (22.22%) Open Source
8 6 (22.22%) OWASP
8 6 (22.22%) Unit Testing
9 4 (14.81%) Coaching
9 4 (14.81%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (14.81%) Line Management
9 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
9 4 (14.81%) Prototyping
9 4 (14.81%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) Java
2 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 13 (48.15%) SQL
4 9 (33.33%) C#
5 6 (22.22%) Python
5 6 (22.22%) Ruby
5 6 (22.22%) Scala
6 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Docker
1 4 (14.81%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (14.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Google
2 7 (25.93%) InterSystems
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle