Period
to 22 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Spring Boot skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Spring Boot over the 6 months to 22 April 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.

Spring Boot
England > North West
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 108 160 156
Rank change year-on-year +52 -4 +80
Contract jobs citing Spring Boot 103 56 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.86% 0.97% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.55% 2.85% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 33 39
North West median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +25.93%
10th Percentile £338 £364 £300
90th Percentile £546 £528 £600
England median daily rate £525 £480 £450
% change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year -22.22% - -

Spring Boot 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 West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,855 1,967 1,723
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 33.47% 34.09% 31.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,280 1,344 1,159
North West median daily rate £424 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.94% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £313 £277 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £500
England median daily rate £500 £475 £442
% change year-on-year +5.26% +7.47% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 41
North West median hourly rate £36.23 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.50% -12.50% +8.11%
10th Percentile £14.13 £12.83 £15.08
90th Percentile £44.80 £42.70 £51.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% - +5.81%

Spring Boot
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Spring Boot as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Spring Boot in the North West

Spring Boot
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Spring Boot in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring Boot in the North West

Spring Boot
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring Boot in the North West over the 6 months to 22 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring Boot in the North West

Spring Boot
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring Boot within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 April 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
Lancashire +15 31 £450 +5.26%
Manchester +7 24 £450 +5.88% 2
Cheshire +4 23 £346 -10.74% 4
Merseyside +9 16 £450 +5.88%
Spring Boot
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Spring Boot 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 West region with a requirement for Spring Boot.

1 103 (100.00%) Java
2 101 (98.06%) Spring
3 60 (58.25%) JavaScript
4 47 (45.63%) Git (software)
5 46 (44.66%) Jenkins
6 45 (43.69%) Microservices
7 39 (37.86%) Java 8
7 39 (37.86%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (35.92%) Amazon AWS
9 35 (33.98%) Node.js
10 34 (33.01%) SQL
11 33 (32.04%) HTML
11 33 (32.04%) CSS
11 33 (32.04%) REST
12 30 (29.13%) JUnit
12 30 (29.13%) Maven
12 30 (29.13%) Software Engineering
13 29 (28.16%) Hibernate
13 29 (28.16%) Dropwizard
14 28 (27.18%) Mongoose
14 28 (27.18%) Artifactory
14 28 (27.18%) GitLab
14 28 (27.18%) MongoDB
15 27 (26.21%) Microsoft Azure
15 27 (26.21%) Express
16 26 (25.24%) JAX-RS
16 26 (25.24%) SonarQube
16 26 (25.24%) Sonatype Nexus
16 26 (25.24%) Apache CXF
17 25 (24.27%) Microsoft

Spring Boot
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (3.88%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (3.88%) MQSeries
2 3 (2.91%) Apache
2 3 (2.91%) JBoss
2 3 (2.91%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.91%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.94%) CMS
4 1 (0.97%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.97%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 37 (35.92%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (26.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.91%) OpenShift
4 2 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.94%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.97%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.97%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.97%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.91%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (27.18%) MongoDB
2 21 (20.39%) NoSQL
3 14 (13.59%) MySQL
3 14 (13.59%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.88%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (2.91%) DB2
6 1 (0.97%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.97%) Big Data
6 1 (0.97%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.97%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.97%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.97%) Redis
Development Applications
1 47 (45.63%) Git (software)
2 46 (44.66%) Jenkins
3 30 (29.13%) JUnit
3 30 (29.13%) Maven
4 28 (27.18%) Artifactory
4 28 (27.18%) GitLab
5 26 (25.24%) SonarQube
5 26 (25.24%) Sonatype Nexus
6 15 (14.56%) gulp
7 12 (11.65%) JIRA
8 10 (9.71%) Mockito
9 7 (6.80%) Selenium
10 6 (5.83%) Hamcrest
11 2 (1.94%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.94%) JMeter
11 2 (1.94%) LoadRunner
12 1 (0.97%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.97%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.97%) Gradle
12 1 (0.97%) Log4j
General
1 16 (15.53%) Finance
2 4 (3.88%) Banking
3 3 (2.91%) Retail
4 1 (0.97%) Electronics
4 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.97%) Marketing
4 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 85 (82.52%) Developer
2 65 (63.11%) Java Developer
3 16 (15.53%) Full Stack Developer
4 13 (12.62%) Backend Developer
4 13 (12.62%) Java Engineer
5 11 (10.68%) Senior Developer
6 10 (9.71%) Agile Developer
6 10 (9.71%) Agile Java Developer
6 10 (9.71%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (8.74%) Software Engineer
8 7 (6.80%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (5.83%) Designer
9 6 (5.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (4.85%) Java Programmer
10 5 (4.85%) Programmer
10 5 (4.85%) Senior Java Engineer
11 4 (3.88%) Java Software Engineer
11 4 (3.88%) Senior Backend Developer
12 3 (2.91%) Angular Developer
12 3 (2.91%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (98.06%) Spring
2 35 (33.98%) Node.js
3 33 (32.04%) CSS
3 33 (32.04%) HTML
3 33 (32.04%) REST
4 29 (28.16%) Dropwizard
4 29 (28.16%) Hibernate
5 28 (27.18%) Mongoose
6 27 (26.21%) Express
7 26 (25.24%) Apache CXF
7 26 (25.24%) JAX-RS
8 22 (21.36%) RabbitMQ
9 20 (19.42%) AngularJS
10 19 (18.45%) Kafka
10 19 (18.45%) React
10 19 (18.45%) Web Services
11 17 (16.50%) Sass
12 16 (15.53%) CSS3
12 16 (15.53%) HTML5
12 16 (15.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.77%) User Experience
3 6 (5.83%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.94%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.97%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.85%) Unix
2 1 (0.97%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (43.69%) Microservices
2 39 (37.86%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (29.13%) Software Engineering
4 22 (21.36%) TDD
5 19 (18.45%) DevOps
6 17 (16.50%) Problem-Solving
6 17 (16.50%) Unit Testing
7 15 (14.56%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 15 (14.56%) Test Automation
8 14 (13.59%) Open Source
9 13 (12.62%) Technical Leadership
10 11 (10.68%) BDD
10 11 (10.68%) Front End Development
11 9 (8.74%) API Development
12 8 (7.77%) Progressive Enhancement
12 8 (7.77%) Web Development
13 7 (6.80%) Data Modelling
14 6 (5.83%) API Design
14 6 (5.83%) OO
14 6 (5.83%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 103 (100.00%) Java
2 60 (58.25%) JavaScript
3 39 (37.86%) Java 8
4 34 (33.01%) SQL
5 2 (1.94%) Groovy
5 2 (1.94%) TypeScript
6 1 (0.97%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (2.91%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (2.91%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.74%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.83%) Docker
2 1 (0.97%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (3.88%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.94%) Ansible
2 2 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.94%) Puppet
3 1 (0.97%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 25 (24.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.91%) Oracle
3 2 (1.94%) Google
4 1 (0.97%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.97%) SAP