Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 July 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 36 34
Rank change year-on-year +15 -2 +9
Contract jobs citing Spring 54 28 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 6.78% 3.80% 4.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.93% 15.38% 19.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 23 49
Northamptonshire median daily rate £450 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +38.46% +10.17%
10th Percentile £325 £306 £300
90th Percentile £538 £550 £444
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £338
% change year-on-year +5.88% +25.93% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 271 182 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 34.00% 24.69% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 114 134
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £418 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.19% +7.74% +19.23%
10th Percentile £313 £297 £281
90th Percentile £518 £534 £513
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £45.00 £113.75 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.44% +250.00% -
10th Percentile £42.50 £53.23 £15.05
90th Percentile £47.50 £178.48 £36.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.25 £50.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -17.50% +33.33% +7.14%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing Spring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Northamptonshire

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in Northamptonshire

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in Northamptonshire

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 19 July 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
Northampton +12 40 £450 +20.40% 3
Spring
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Spring.

1 53 (98.15%) Java
2 45 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (68.52%) Hibernate
3 37 (68.52%) OO
4 31 (57.41%) Maven
5 29 (53.70%) TDD
5 29 (53.70%) Microservices
6 28 (51.85%) Spring Boot
6 28 (51.85%) Java 8
7 22 (40.74%) JUnit
8 18 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 18 (33.33%) RESTful
9 17 (31.48%) XML
9 17 (31.48%) Java EE
10 16 (29.63%) Test Automation
11 15 (27.78%) JSON
11 15 (27.78%) Gradle
11 15 (27.78%) SOAP
12 14 (25.93%) Web Services
13 13 (24.07%) Finance
14 12 (22.22%) Subversion
14 12 (22.22%) SDLC
15 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
16 10 (18.52%) J2EE
16 10 (18.52%) Ajax
16 10 (18.52%) SonarQube
17 9 (16.67%) Banking
17 9 (16.67%) jQuery
17 9 (16.67%) Mac OS
17 9 (16.67%) Windows

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (12.96%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.41%) JBoss
3 2 (3.70%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (57.41%) Maven
2 22 (40.74%) JUnit
3 18 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 15 (27.78%) Gradle
5 12 (22.22%) Subversion
6 10 (18.52%) SonarQube
7 7 (12.96%) Eclipse
8 6 (11.11%) Cucumber
8 6 (11.11%) IntelliJ
8 6 (11.11%) Jenkins
8 6 (11.11%) JProfiler
9 4 (7.41%) JIRA
10 3 (5.56%) CA Release Automation
10 3 (5.56%) HP UFT
10 3 (5.56%) NetBeans
10 3 (5.56%) Selenium
11 1 (1.85%) Cobertura
11 1 (1.85%) JBehave
11 1 (1.85%) Mockito
General
1 13 (24.07%) Finance
2 9 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (83.33%) Developer
2 42 (77.78%) Java Developer
3 9 (16.67%) Architect
4 8 (14.81%) Java Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Senior Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Applications Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Java Technical Architect
6 2 (3.70%) Junior
6 2 (3.70%) Junior Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Junior Java Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Technical Architect
7 1 (1.85%) Backend Developer
7 1 (1.85%) Designer
7 1 (1.85%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (1.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (1.85%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (68.52%) Hibernate
2 28 (51.85%) Spring Boot
3 18 (33.33%) RESTful
4 17 (31.48%) Java EE
4 17 (31.48%) XML
5 15 (27.78%) JSON
5 15 (27.78%) SOAP
6 14 (25.93%) Web Services
7 10 (18.52%) Ajax
7 10 (18.52%) J2EE
8 9 (16.67%) jQuery
9 7 (12.96%) JPA
10 6 (11.11%) RAML
10 6 (11.11%) WireMock
11 5 (9.26%) HTML
11 5 (9.26%) HTML5
11 5 (9.26%) REST
11 5 (9.26%) XSLT
12 4 (7.41%) CSS
12 4 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Linux
1 9 (16.67%) Mac OS
1 9 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (68.52%) OO
3 29 (53.70%) Microservices
3 29 (53.70%) TDD
4 16 (29.63%) Test Automation
5 12 (22.22%) SDLC
6 9 (16.67%) OOP
7 7 (12.96%) Unit Testing
8 6 (11.11%) RAD
9 5 (9.26%) Data Modelling
9 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
9 5 (9.26%) Scrum
10 4 (7.41%) Deployment Automation
11 3 (5.56%) Open Source
11 3 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (5.56%) SOLID
11 3 (5.56%) Waterfall
11 3 (5.56%) Web Development
12 2 (3.70%) BDD
12 2 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 53 (98.15%) Java
2 28 (51.85%) Java 8
3 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.96%) SQL
5 6 (11.11%) Java 9
6 1 (1.85%) C#
6 1 (1.85%) ES6
6 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 6 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.56%) Puppet
2 1 (1.85%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) Perforce
2 6 (11.11%) Oracle
3 3 (5.56%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (1.85%) Capita
4 1 (1.85%) MuleSoft