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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Norfolk / Norwich
Rank 12 13 16
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3  
Contract jobs citing Spring 6 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norwich 7.79% 7.76% 4.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.27% 27.27% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Median daily rate £466 £450 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.61% +71.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £420 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £530 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.12% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £57.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year -3.50% +22.58%  

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 22 33 14
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norwich 28.57% 28.45% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 9
Median daily rate £400 £369 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.54% +22.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £411 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JUnit
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
1 6 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) RESTful
3 4 (66.67%) BDD
3 4 (66.67%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (66.67%) Apache Camel
3 4 (66.67%) Apache ServiceMix
3 4 (66.67%) API Design
4 3 (50.00%) SOLID
4 3 (50.00%) User Stories
5 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 2 (33.33%) Ajax
5 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
5 2 (33.33%) HTTP
5 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) SSL
5 2 (33.33%) LDAP
6 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 1 (16.67%) Apache
6 1 (16.67%) SOAP
6 1 (16.67%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) IBM
6 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) Tivoli

Spring
Top Related 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 (66.67%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
1 2 (33.33%) LDAP
1 2 (33.33%) SSL
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (100.00%) JUnit
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Designer
2 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Apache Camel
1 4 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) API Design
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) SOLID
3 3 (50.00%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) API Development
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) IBM