Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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 Software Spring Framework
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 47 47
Rank change year-on-year +29 0 0
Contract jobs citing Spring 49 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 7.81% 2.58% 1.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.00% 11.32% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 20 18
Northamptonshire median daily rate £420 £410 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +36.67% -33.33%
10th Percentile £321 £312 £291
90th Percentile £500 £553 £466
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £423 £363
% change year-on-year +0.59% +16.55% -7.29%
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 213 212 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 33.97% 22.75% 20.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 122 79
Northamptonshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £275
90th Percentile £538 £550 £525
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +4.73% +5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - £9.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £38.75 £21.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +80.23% -38.57% -6.67%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +15 20 £400 +17.65% 1
Spring
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Spring.

1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 47 (95.92%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (65.31%) Java EE
4 31 (63.27%) Maven
4 31 (63.27%) SQL
5 30 (61.22%) JUnit
5 30 (61.22%) Oracle
6 26 (53.06%) J2EE
7 25 (51.02%) E-Commerce
7 25 (51.02%) Hibernate
8 21 (42.86%) NoSQL
9 19 (38.78%) Web Services
10 18 (36.73%) RESTful
11 17 (34.69%) TDD
12 15 (30.61%) Git (software)
13 14 (28.57%) OO
14 13 (26.53%) JPA
14 13 (26.53%) Scrum
14 13 (26.53%) Microservices
15 12 (24.49%) Finance
16 11 (22.45%) RDBMS
16 11 (22.45%) Relational Database
17 10 (20.41%) Jenkins
17 10 (20.41%) Data Modelling
17 10 (20.41%) SOAP
17 10 (20.41%) Perforce
17 10 (20.41%) Banking
17 10 (20.41%) Unit Testing
17 10 (20.41%) Test Automation
18 9 (18.37%) Gradle

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 5 (10.20%) JBoss
1 5 (10.20%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.08%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle SCM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (42.86%) NoSQL
2 11 (22.45%) RDBMS
2 11 (22.45%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (63.27%) Maven
2 30 (61.22%) JUnit
3 15 (30.61%) Git (software)
4 10 (20.41%) Jenkins
5 9 (18.37%) Gradle
6 7 (14.29%) IntelliJ
6 7 (14.29%) JProfiler
7 6 (12.24%) Eclipse
8 5 (10.20%) SonarQube
9 4 (8.16%) JIRA
General
1 12 (24.49%) Finance
2 10 (20.41%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.04%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (89.80%) Developer
1 44 (89.80%) Java Developer
2 5 (10.20%) Agile Developer
2 5 (10.20%) Agile Java Developer
3 4 (8.16%) Architect
3 4 (8.16%) Java Architect
3 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
3 4 (8.16%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Angular Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Java Web Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Lead Architect
4 3 (6.12%) Lead Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Lead Java Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Web Developer
5 1 (2.04%) Applications Developer
5 1 (2.04%) Applications Support
5 1 (2.04%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (2.04%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (2.04%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (2.04%) MongoDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (65.31%) Java EE
2 26 (53.06%) J2EE
3 25 (51.02%) Hibernate
4 19 (38.78%) Web Services
5 18 (36.73%) RESTful
6 13 (26.53%) JPA
7 10 (20.41%) SOAP
8 8 (16.33%) REST
8 8 (16.33%) Spring Boot
9 7 (14.29%) HTML
10 6 (12.24%) JSON
11 4 (8.16%) Ajax
11 4 (8.16%) JMS
11 4 (8.16%) jQuery
12 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
12 3 (6.12%) OAuth
12 3 (6.12%) Swagger
13 2 (4.08%) Kafka
13 2 (4.08%) Node.js
13 2 (4.08%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (95.92%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (51.02%) E-Commerce
3 17 (34.69%) TDD
4 14 (28.57%) OO
5 13 (26.53%) Microservices
5 13 (26.53%) Scrum
6 10 (20.41%) Data Modelling
6 10 (20.41%) Test Automation
6 10 (20.41%) Unit Testing
7 7 (14.29%) OOP
7 7 (14.29%) SDLC
8 5 (10.20%) API Development
8 5 (10.20%) RAD
8 5 (10.20%) Waterfall
9 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (8.16%) Data Protection
9 4 (8.16%) Domain-Driven Design
9 4 (8.16%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 3 (6.12%) Web Development
11 2 (4.08%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (63.27%) SQL
3 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 30 (61.22%) Oracle
2 10 (20.41%) Perforce
3 3 (6.12%) Capita