Period
to 22 September 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 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 53 133
Rank change year-on-year -9 +80 -64
Contract jobs citing Spring 45 41 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.73% 3.33% 1.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.00% 11.52% 6.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 22 27
North East median daily rate £407 £402 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.31% -4.91% -6.11%
10th Percentile £370 £314 £320
90th Percentile £470 £500 £500
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £44.50
% change year-on-year - -4.49% -1.11%

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 409 356 706
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 33.86% 28.90% 24.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 220 460
North East median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -7.89%
10th Percentile £281 £275 £270
90th Percentile £538 £500 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 28
North East median hourly rate £35.50 £45.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.11% +60.71% +73.27%
10th Percentile £28.20 £16.50 £17.75
90th Percentile £42.40 £47.76 £36.30
England median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +9.59% -1.35%

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 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 September 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 -14 24 £425 +5.33% 11
Durham - 21 £400 -
Spring
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 43 (95.56%) Java
2 35 (77.78%) PostgreSQL
3 30 (66.67%) AngularJS
4 29 (64.44%) Hibernate
4 29 (64.44%) Oracle
5 28 (62.22%) Java 8
6 27 (60.00%) Git (software)
7 24 (53.33%) Jenkins
8 22 (48.89%) JPA
8 22 (48.89%) Apache
8 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (48.89%) JIRA
9 21 (46.67%) Tomcat
9 21 (46.67%) Kafka
10 18 (40.00%) Apache Camel
11 13 (28.89%) Gradle
12 11 (24.44%) Software Engineering
13 10 (22.22%) HTML
13 10 (22.22%) Liquibase
14 9 (20.00%) RESTful
14 9 (20.00%) Project Management
14 9 (20.00%) Web Services
15 8 (17.78%) CSS
16 7 (15.56%) Web Development
16 7 (15.56%) Scrum
16 7 (15.56%) Manufacturing
17 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
17 6 (13.33%) Degree
17 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
17 6 (13.33%) 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 22 (48.89%) Apache
2 21 (46.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (2.22%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) SMS
2 1 (2.22%) FTP
2 1 (2.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (77.78%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (13.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 24 (53.33%) Jenkins
3 22 (48.89%) JIRA
4 13 (28.89%) Gradle
5 10 (22.22%) Liquibase
6 2 (4.44%) Hamcrest
6 2 (4.44%) JUnit
7 1 (2.22%) FindBugs
7 1 (2.22%) GitLab
7 1 (2.22%) IntelliJ
7 1 (2.22%) Maven
7 1 (2.22%) Selenium
7 1 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (15.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (86.67%) Developer
2 30 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 10 (22.22%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Web Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Angular Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Java Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Java Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.22%) J2EE Architect
7 1 (2.22%) J2EE Technical Architect
7 1 (2.22%) Java Technical Architect
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle Applications Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Siebel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 29 (64.44%) Hibernate
3 22 (48.89%) JPA
4 21 (46.67%) Kafka
5 18 (40.00%) Apache Camel
6 10 (22.22%) HTML
7 9 (20.00%) RESTful
7 9 (20.00%) Web Services
8 8 (17.78%) CSS
9 4 (8.89%) Spring Boot
10 2 (4.44%) JSP
10 2 (4.44%) Node.js
10 2 (4.44%) REST
10 2 (4.44%) XML
11 1 (2.22%) EJB
11 1 (2.22%) J2EE
11 1 (2.22%) JAXB
11 1 (2.22%) JMS
11 1 (2.22%) LDAP
11 1 (2.22%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.22%) NHS
2 1 (2.22%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) CentOS
1 1 (2.22%) Linux
1 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (24.44%) Software Engineering
3 9 (20.00%) Project Management
4 7 (15.56%) Scrum
4 7 (15.56%) Web Development
5 4 (8.89%) Microservices
5 4 (8.89%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (6.67%) DevOps
6 3 (6.67%) Kanban
7 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.44%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 2 (4.44%) Software Architecture
7 2 (4.44%) TDD
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.22%) API Design
8 1 (2.22%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (2.22%) SDLC
8 1 (2.22%) Software Delivery
8 1 (2.22%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (2.22%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 43 (95.56%) Java
2 28 (62.22%) Java 8
3 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (2.22%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
5 1 (2.22%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Ansible
1 1 (2.22%) Consul
1 1 (2.22%) Puppet
1 1 (2.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (64.44%) Oracle
2 1 (2.22%) Dynatrace
2 1 (2.22%) Siebel