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 3 months to 23 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 / North East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 107 43
Rank change year-on-year +70 -64  
Contract jobs citing Spring 20 18 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.49% 1.13% 3.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.82% 5.98% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 18
Median daily rate £475 £410 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.85% -2.95%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £330 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £490 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 the North East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 156 301 204
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 27.23% 18.82% 24.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 186 126
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 8
Median hourly rate £46.42 £28.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.76% +73.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.28 £14.35 £15.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.55 £36.00 £16.53
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 the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 3 months to 23 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
Tyne and Wear +82 20 £475 +15.85% 3
Spring
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 North East region with a requirement for Spring.

1 56 (77.78%) Java
2 51 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (69.44%) Ruby
4 49 (68.06%) Scala
5 45 (62.50%) HTML
6 44 (61.11%) MVC
6 44 (61.11%) Git (software)
6 44 (61.11%) REST
7 43 (59.72%) JSON
7 43 (59.72%) CSS
8 41 (56.94%) Ruby on Rails
8 41 (56.94%) Play Framework
9 39 (54.17%) Linux
9 39 (54.17%) HTML5
10 38 (52.78%) Spring MVC
10 38 (52.78%) Django
10 38 (52.78%) Ajax
11 36 (50.00%) CSS3
12 32 (44.44%) JIRA
12 32 (44.44%) Test Automation
13 31 (43.06%) Open Source
13 31 (43.06%) TDD
14 29 (40.28%) Google
14 29 (40.28%) JUnit
14 29 (40.28%) Jenkins
15 28 (38.89%) Guice
15 28 (38.89%) C#
15 28 (38.89%) Python
16 25 (34.72%) JavaScript
16 25 (34.72%) Confluence

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 25 (34.72%) Confluence
2 8 (11.11%) Apache
2 8 (11.11%) JBoss
3 6 (8.33%) WebLogic
4 5 (6.94%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.17%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.39%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (1.39%) G Suite
1 1 (1.39%) Google App Engine
1 1 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.39%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (19.44%) MongoDB
3 13 (18.06%) NoSQL
4 12 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 10 (13.89%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (13.89%) MySQL
5 10 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.39%) DocumentDB
Development Applications
1 44 (61.11%) Git (software)
2 32 (44.44%) JIRA
3 29 (40.28%) Jenkins
3 29 (40.28%) JUnit
4 22 (30.56%) Subversion
5 15 (20.83%) Selenium
6 13 (18.06%) Cucumber
7 4 (5.56%) Eclipse
8 3 (4.17%) Ant
8 3 (4.17%) Gradle
8 3 (4.17%) IntelliJ
8 3 (4.17%) Maven
8 3 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.78%) jMock
9 2 (2.78%) Mockito
General
1 1 (1.39%) Banking
1 1 (1.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 62 (86.11%) Developer
2 33 (45.83%) Java Developer
3 23 (31.94%) Scala Developer
4 16 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 15 (20.83%) Java Scala Developer
6 10 (13.89%) Architect
7 9 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (6.94%) Agile Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Agile Java Developer
8 5 (6.94%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Linux Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Ruby Developer
9 4 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (4.17%) HTML CSS Developer
10 3 (4.17%) HTML Developer
11 2 (2.78%) Android Developer
11 2 (2.78%) Digital Solutions Architect
11 2 (2.78%) Java Web Developer
11 2 (2.78%) Software Developer
11 2 (2.78%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (62.50%) HTML
2 44 (61.11%) REST
3 43 (59.72%) CSS
3 43 (59.72%) JSON
4 41 (56.94%) Play Framework
4 41 (56.94%) Ruby on Rails
5 39 (54.17%) HTML5
6 38 (52.78%) Ajax
6 38 (52.78%) Django
6 38 (52.78%) Spring MVC
7 36 (50.00%) CSS3
8 28 (38.89%) Guice
9 20 (27.78%) .NET
9 20 (27.78%) RESTful
9 20 (27.78%) SOAP
10 16 (22.22%) ASP.NET
10 16 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (19.44%) XML
12 11 (15.28%) Hibernate
13 10 (13.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Linux Command Line
2 8 (11.11%) User Experience
3 7 (9.72%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.39%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 39 (54.17%) Linux
2 6 (8.33%) Unix
3 2 (2.78%) Android
4 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (61.11%) MVC
3 32 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 31 (43.06%) Open Source
4 31 (43.06%) TDD
5 23 (31.94%) Configuration Management
6 22 (30.56%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (27.78%) OWASP
8 19 (26.39%) Microservices
8 19 (26.39%) Responsive Web Design
8 19 (26.39%) Web Design
9 17 (23.61%) Scrum
10 14 (19.44%) DevOps
10 14 (19.44%) Unit Testing
11 12 (16.67%) Web Development
12 11 (15.28%) Front End Development
13 8 (11.11%) Line Management
13 8 (11.11%) Mentoring
13 8 (11.11%) SOA
14 6 (8.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (77.78%) Java
2 50 (69.44%) Ruby
3 49 (68.06%) Scala
4 28 (38.89%) C#
4 28 (38.89%) Python
5 25 (34.72%) JavaScript
6 6 (8.33%) SQL
7 2 (2.78%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.39%) Google Apps Script
8 1 (1.39%) Groovy
8 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 15 (20.83%) Docker
2 9 (12.50%) LXC
Systems Management
1 16 (22.22%) Puppet
2 12 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.39%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 29 (40.28%) Google
2 12 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (4.17%) Apigee
3 3 (4.17%) webMethods
4 1 (1.39%) CA
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