Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 71 125
Rank change year-on-year +14 +54 -43
Contract jobs citing Spring 49 35 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.86% 2.84% 1.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.01% 9.70% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 21 30
North East median daily rate £413 £400 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -6.43% -5.00%
10th Percentile £333 £331 £324
90th Percentile £475 £550 £500
England median daily rate £513 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.75 £42.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year -1.76% -2.86% -2.78%

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 408 361 768
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 32.18% 29.33% 27.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 237 520
North East median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £275
90th Percentile £550 £520 £500
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 25
North East median hourly rate £46.00 £45.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +60.71% +48.27%
10th Percentile £30.40 £19.75 £18.64
90th Percentile £48.40 £47.73 £36.60
England median hourly rate £41.52 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.79% +6.67% -

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 13 November 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 13 November 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 -2 34 £413 +3.13% 15
Durham - 15 £400 - 1
Spring
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 (95.92%) Java
2 29 (59.18%) Hibernate
2 29 (59.18%) Git (software)
3 26 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (53.06%) AngularJS
3 26 (53.06%) Java 8
4 25 (51.02%) PostgreSQL
5 23 (46.94%) Jenkins
6 21 (42.86%) Oracle
7 20 (40.82%) JIRA
8 17 (34.69%) JPA
8 17 (34.69%) Apache
9 16 (32.65%) Tomcat
10 15 (30.61%) HTML
10 15 (30.61%) Web Services
10 15 (30.61%) Gradle
11 14 (28.57%) Software Engineering
12 13 (26.53%) CSS
12 13 (26.53%) Microservices
12 13 (26.53%) Kafka
13 12 (24.49%) SQL
13 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
14 11 (22.45%) JUnit
14 11 (22.45%) REST
15 10 (20.41%) Apache Camel
15 10 (20.41%) Problem-Solving
15 10 (20.41%) TDD
16 9 (18.37%) Scrum
16 9 (18.37%) RESTful
16 9 (18.37%) Web Development

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 17 (34.69%) Apache
2 16 (32.65%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.12%) Confluence
3 3 (6.12%) JBoss
3 3 (6.12%) nginx
3 3 (6.12%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.08%) Apache Solr
4 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.29%) GitHub
2 3 (6.12%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.04%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) HTTP
1 4 (8.16%) SMS
2 3 (6.12%) SSL
2 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.04%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (51.02%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.16%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.04%) DB2
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (59.18%) Git (software)
2 23 (46.94%) Jenkins
3 20 (40.82%) JIRA
4 15 (30.61%) Gradle
5 11 (22.45%) JUnit
6 9 (18.37%) Liquibase
7 8 (16.33%) Maven
8 6 (12.24%) Selenium
9 5 (10.20%) Cucumber
9 5 (10.20%) GitLab
10 4 (8.16%) IntelliJ
10 4 (8.16%) Subversion
11 3 (6.12%) Ant
11 3 (6.12%) Bitbucket
11 3 (6.12%) Eclipse
11 3 (6.12%) Gatling
11 3 (6.12%) Grunt
11 3 (6.12%) gulp
11 3 (6.12%) Karma Test Runner
11 3 (6.12%) Sublime Text
General
1 5 (10.20%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (81.63%) Developer
2 33 (67.35%) Java Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Java Software Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Software Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Software Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Web Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Agile Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Architect
5 3 (6.12%) Backend Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Java Architect
5 3 (6.12%) Java Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.04%) Digital Transformation
6 1 (2.04%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (59.18%) Hibernate
2 26 (53.06%) AngularJS
3 17 (34.69%) JPA
4 15 (30.61%) HTML
4 15 (30.61%) Web Services
5 13 (26.53%) CSS
5 13 (26.53%) Kafka
6 11 (22.45%) REST
7 10 (20.41%) Apache Camel
8 9 (18.37%) RESTful
8 9 (18.37%) SOAP
8 9 (18.37%) XML
9 8 (16.33%) JSON
9 8 (16.33%) Spring Boot
10 7 (14.29%) jQuery
10 7 (14.29%) Node.js
11 6 (12.24%) HTML5
11 6 (12.24%) J2EE
12 5 (10.20%) EJB
12 5 (10.20%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.04%) Cloud Native
2 1 (2.04%) NHS
2 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Linux
1 5 (10.20%) Unix
2 3 (6.12%) Ubuntu
2 3 (6.12%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) CentOS
3 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 13 (26.53%) Microservices
4 10 (20.41%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (20.41%) TDD
5 9 (18.37%) Scrum
5 9 (18.37%) Web Development
6 8 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (16.33%) DevOps
7 7 (14.29%) Project Management
8 6 (12.24%) BDD
9 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
9 4 (8.16%) Kanban
9 4 (8.16%) MVC
9 4 (8.16%) Test Automation
10 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (6.12%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (6.12%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (6.12%) Open Source
10 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (95.92%) Java
2 26 (53.06%) Java 8
3 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
3 12 (24.49%) SQL
4 4 (8.16%) Python
5 3 (6.12%) C#
5 3 (6.12%) Groovy
5 3 (6.12%) Haskell
5 3 (6.12%) Perl
5 3 (6.12%) Ruby
5 3 (6.12%) Scala
5 3 (6.12%) XPath
6 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.08%) XQuery
7 1 (2.04%) Korn
7 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.04%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
7 1 (2.04%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (8.16%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Puppet
2 3 (6.12%) Grafana
2 3 (6.12%) Kibana
3 1 (2.04%) Ansible
3 1 (2.04%) Consul
3 1 (2.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (6.12%) Adobe
2 3 (6.12%) Google
2 3 (6.12%) webMethods
3 1 (2.04%) Dynatrace
3 1 (2.04%) Siebel
3 1 (2.04%) Solace