Period
to 19 February 2019

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 19 February 2019 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
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 61 81 87
Rank change year-on-year +20 +6 -30
Contract jobs citing Spring 46 21 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.26% 1.71% 2.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.34% 6.31% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 23 46
North East median daily rate £425 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.39% +10.00%
10th Percentile £314 £383 £344
90th Percentile £501 £550 £466
England median daily rate £513 £483 £450
% change year-on-year +6.22% +7.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% -18.18% +15.79%

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 445 333 746
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 31.58% 27.18% 33.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 239 531
North East median daily rate £450 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +12.68% -5.33%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £290
90th Percentile £566 £550 £525
England median daily rate £500 £475 £433
% change year-on-year +5.26% +9.83% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 6
North East median hourly rate £45.50 £42.50 £26.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.06% +58.04% +3.43%
10th Percentile £42.43 £18.45 £8.63
90th Percentile £48.23 £45.15 £36.50
England median hourly rate £41.85 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +4.61% - +3.90%

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 19 February 2019.

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 19 February 2019. 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 +11 41 £438 +2.94% 10
Durham - 5 £354 - 2
Spring
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, 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 46 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (41.30%) Hibernate
4 17 (36.96%) Git (software)
5 16 (34.78%) HTML
5 16 (34.78%) Web Services
6 15 (32.61%) CSS
6 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
6 15 (32.61%) AngularJS
7 13 (28.26%) Microservices
7 13 (28.26%) Node.js
8 12 (26.09%) SQL
8 12 (26.09%) Jenkins
9 11 (23.91%) Java 8
9 11 (23.91%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (23.91%) Oracle
9 11 (23.91%) REST
10 10 (21.74%) TDD
10 10 (21.74%) JIRA
10 10 (21.74%) jQuery
10 10 (21.74%) JUnit
10 10 (21.74%) SOAP
10 10 (21.74%) GitHub
11 9 (19.57%) Docker
11 9 (19.57%) DevOps
11 9 (19.57%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (19.57%) Python
11 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
11 9 (19.57%) JSON
11 9 (19.57%) RESTful

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 7 (15.22%) Apache
1 7 (15.22%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.70%) JBoss
2 4 (8.70%) nginx
2 4 (8.70%) WebLogic
2 4 (8.70%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.52%) Confluence
3 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.35%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) GitHub
2 5 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (8.70%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) HTTP
1 4 (8.70%) SSL
1 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (17.39%) MongoDB
3 5 (10.87%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.70%) MySQL
5 3 (6.52%) DB2
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (36.96%) Git (software)
2 12 (26.09%) Jenkins
3 10 (21.74%) JIRA
3 10 (21.74%) JUnit
4 7 (15.22%) Cucumber
4 7 (15.22%) Maven
4 7 (15.22%) Selenium
4 7 (15.22%) Subversion
5 6 (13.04%) GitLab
5 6 (13.04%) Gradle
6 4 (8.70%) Ant
6 4 (8.70%) Eclipse
6 4 (8.70%) Gatling
6 4 (8.70%) Grunt
6 4 (8.70%) gulp
6 4 (8.70%) IntelliJ
6 4 (8.70%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (8.70%) Sublime Text
7 3 (6.52%) Bitbucket
7 3 (6.52%) Liquibase
General
1 2 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (89.13%) Developer
2 35 (76.09%) Java Developer
3 4 (8.70%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Agile Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Applications Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Backend Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Scala Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Architect
6 1 (2.17%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Junior
6 1 (2.17%) Junior Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Mid-Level Java Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (41.30%) Hibernate
2 16 (34.78%) HTML
2 16 (34.78%) Web Services
3 15 (32.61%) AngularJS
3 15 (32.61%) CSS
4 13 (28.26%) Node.js
5 11 (23.91%) REST
6 10 (21.74%) jQuery
6 10 (21.74%) SOAP
7 9 (19.57%) JSON
7 9 (19.57%) RESTful
8 8 (17.39%) J2EE
8 8 (17.39%) XML
9 7 (15.22%) HTML5
9 7 (15.22%) Spring Boot
10 6 (13.04%) Java EE
10 6 (13.04%) JPA
10 6 (13.04%) JSP
11 5 (10.87%) EJB
11 5 (10.87%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Cloud Native
2 1 (2.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Linux
1 5 (10.87%) Unix
2 4 (8.70%) Ubuntu
2 4 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.26%) Microservices
3 11 (23.91%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (21.74%) TDD
5 9 (19.57%) DevOps
5 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
6 8 (17.39%) BDD
6 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (17.39%) Scrum
7 7 (15.22%) Web Development
8 5 (10.87%) Analytics
8 5 (10.87%) MVC
8 5 (10.87%) Test Automation
8 5 (10.87%) User Stories
9 4 (8.70%) API Design
9 4 (8.70%) API Development
9 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
9 4 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (8.70%) Lean Software Development
9 4 (8.70%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
3 12 (26.09%) SQL
4 11 (23.91%) Java 8
5 9 (19.57%) Python
6 7 (15.22%) Ruby
7 5 (10.87%) Scala
8 4 (8.70%) C#
8 4 (8.70%) Groovy
8 4 (8.70%) Haskell
8 4 (8.70%) Perl
8 4 (8.70%) PL/SQL
9 3 (6.52%) PHP
9 3 (6.52%) XPath
10 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
10 2 (4.35%) XQuery
11 1 (2.17%) C++
11 1 (2.17%) Korn
11 1 (2.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (4.35%) DBS Check
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Grafana
1 4 (8.70%) Kibana
1 4 (8.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) Oracle
2 4 (8.70%) Adobe
2 4 (8.70%) Google
2 4 (8.70%) webMethods
3 1 (2.17%) Solace