The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norwich with a requirement for Spring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 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
Norfolk / Norwich
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 18 16
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2  
Contract jobs citing Spring 13 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norwich 10.32% 6.45% 2.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.14% 13.89% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 2
Median daily rate £350 £470 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.53% +34.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £450 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £600 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £44.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year +17.97% -19.09%  

Spring is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Norwich with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Norwich
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 35 72 13
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norwich 27.78% 46.45% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 48 8
Median daily rate £350 £390 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.25% +14.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £518 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Norwich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norwich citing Spring as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Norwich

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in Norwich

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Norwich over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in Norwich

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Norwich region with a requirement for Spring.

1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (57.89%) Jenkins
4 10 (52.63%) OO
5 9 (47.37%) JUnit
5 9 (47.37%) Cucumber
6 8 (42.11%) MySQL
7 7 (36.84%) SQL
7 7 (36.84%) Hibernate
7 7 (36.84%) BDD
7 7 (36.84%) User Stories
7 7 (36.84%) Java EE
7 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
8 6 (31.58%) Maven
8 6 (31.58%) REST
8 6 (31.58%) TDD
9 5 (26.32%) MVC
9 5 (26.32%) Finance
9 5 (26.32%) XML
9 5 (26.32%) MarkLogic
9 5 (26.32%) Spring MVC
10 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
10 4 (21.05%) RESTful
10 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
10 4 (21.05%) Apache Camel
10 4 (21.05%) Apache ServiceMix
10 4 (21.05%) XSLT
10 4 (21.05%) Apache
10 4 (21.05%) Publishing
10 4 (21.05%) Red Hat

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norwich 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 (21.05%) Apache
1 4 (21.05%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (15.79%) Apache Solr
2 3 (15.79%) Apache Spark
2 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
3 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) HTTP
1 2 (10.53%) LDAP
1 2 (10.53%) SSL
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) MySQL
2 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
3 5 (26.32%) MarkLogic
4 3 (15.79%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (15.79%) Big Data
4 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
4 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Jenkins
2 9 (47.37%) Cucumber
2 9 (47.37%) JUnit
3 6 (31.58%) Maven
4 3 (15.79%) Eclipse
4 3 (15.79%) Mockito
4 3 (15.79%) Subversion
4 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
1 13 (68.42%) Java Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Designer
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) Hibernate
1 7 (36.84%) Java EE
2 6 (31.58%) REST
3 5 (26.32%) Spring MVC
3 5 (26.32%) XML
4 4 (21.05%) Apache Camel
4 4 (21.05%) RESTful
4 4 (21.05%) XSLT
5 3 (15.79%) JMS
5 3 (15.79%) Kafka
5 3 (15.79%) SOAP
6 2 (10.53%) Ajax
6 2 (10.53%) HTML
6 2 (10.53%) XForms
7 1 (5.26%) JSON
7 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) OO
3 7 (36.84%) BDD
3 7 (36.84%) User Stories
4 6 (31.58%) TDD
5 5 (26.32%) MVC
6 4 (21.05%) API Design
6 4 (21.05%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (21.05%) SDLC
6 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
7 3 (15.79%) Coaching
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (15.79%) Data Integration
7 3 (15.79%) MapReduce
7 3 (15.79%) Release Management
7 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 3 (15.79%) SOLID
8 2 (10.53%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (5.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
2 2 (10.53%) Sun
3 1 (5.26%) IBM