The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 30 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.

Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 45 44
Rank change year-on-year +17 -1  
Contract jobs citing Spring 16 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 4.56% 0.41% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.03% 1.42% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 0
Median daily rate £425 £463 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.10% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.22%  
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 Nottingham with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 145 141 101
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 41.31% 28.83% 26.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 56 56
Median daily rate £375 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -15.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £249 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £46.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in Nottingham

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Nottingham over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Spring.

1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (77.78%) J2EE
3 20 (74.07%) Hibernate
4 17 (62.96%) Struts
4 17 (62.96%) JSP
5 14 (51.85%) Web Services
5 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
5 14 (51.85%) Maven
5 14 (51.85%) Struts2
6 13 (48.15%) SOAP
6 13 (48.15%) Eclipse
7 11 (40.74%) XML
8 10 (37.04%) XSLT
8 10 (37.04%) XHTML
8 10 (37.04%) SQL
8 10 (37.04%) DB2
8 10 (37.04%) Ant
8 10 (37.04%) CSS
8 10 (37.04%) WSDL
8 10 (37.04%) XML Schema
8 10 (37.04%) HTML
8 10 (37.04%) UDDI
8 10 (37.04%) Open Source
8 10 (37.04%) jQuery
8 10 (37.04%) Performance Testing
8 10 (37.04%) Subversion
8 10 (37.04%) DB2 UDB
8 10 (37.04%) Apache Flex
9 9 (33.33%) Finance
10 7 (25.93%) JBoss

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (25.93%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) DB2
1 10 (37.04%) DB2 UDB
2 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (51.85%) Maven
2 13 (48.15%) Eclipse
3 10 (37.04%) Ant
3 10 (37.04%) Subversion
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 24 (88.89%) Java Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Applications Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Java Applications Developer
4 3 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Hybris Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Team Leader
6 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) J2EE
2 20 (74.07%) Hibernate
3 17 (62.96%) JSP
3 17 (62.96%) Struts
4 14 (51.85%) Struts2
4 14 (51.85%) Web Services
5 13 (48.15%) SOAP
6 11 (40.74%) XML
7 10 (37.04%) Apache Flex
7 10 (37.04%) CSS
7 10 (37.04%) HTML
7 10 (37.04%) jQuery
7 10 (37.04%) UDDI
7 10 (37.04%) WSDL
7 10 (37.04%) XHTML
7 10 (37.04%) XML Schema
7 10 (37.04%) XSLT
8 4 (14.81%) Java EE
8 4 (14.81%) JPA
9 3 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Open Source
1 10 (37.04%) Performance Testing
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) MVC
3 3 (11.11%) RAD
3 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 3 (11.11%) Time Management
4 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
4 2 (7.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 10 (37.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) hybris