Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 17 November 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 16 35
Rank change year-on-year -33 +19 -12
Contract jobs citing Spring 38 87 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 5.14% 12.13% 5.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.02% 29.79% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 78 32
Oxford median daily rate £513 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £391 £316 £400
90th Percentile £597 £562 £500
Oxfordshire median daily rate £525 £475 £455
% change year-on-year +10.53% +4.40% -4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire 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 Oxford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 271 292 278
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 36.67% 40.73% 40.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 230 232
Oxford median daily rate £450 £440 £412
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +6.93% -3.18%
10th Percentile £325 £310 £263
90th Percentile £590 £551 £520
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 7
Oxford median hourly rate - £18.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.00% -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - -11.11% +29.31%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Oxford

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in Oxford

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Oxford over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Spring.

1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (44.74%) DevOps
4 15 (39.47%) TDD
4 15 (39.47%) Maven
4 15 (39.47%) REST
5 14 (36.84%) Docker
6 13 (34.21%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (34.21%) SOA
7 12 (31.58%) XML
7 12 (31.58%) Oracle
7 12 (31.58%) JUnit
7 12 (31.58%) Scrum
7 12 (31.58%) Unit Testing
8 11 (28.95%) jQuery
8 11 (28.95%) Hibernate
8 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
8 11 (28.95%) Microservices
9 10 (26.32%) Spring Boot
9 10 (26.32%) SQL
9 10 (26.32%) J2EE
9 10 (26.32%) Mockito
10 9 (23.68%) Amazon SQS
10 9 (23.68%) BDD
10 9 (23.68%) Kanban
11 8 (21.05%) Test Automation
11 8 (21.05%) HTML
11 8 (21.05%) Ansible
12 7 (18.42%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (18.42%) Linux

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (7.89%) JBoss
3 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.63%) Confluence
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (34.21%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (23.68%) Amazon SQS
3 5 (13.16%) GitHub
4 4 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (5.26%) Amazon S3
6 1 (2.63%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) HTTP
2 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.63%) Big Data
2 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Maven
2 12 (31.58%) JUnit
3 10 (26.32%) Mockito
4 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
5 4 (10.53%) Ant
5 4 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (7.89%) Cucumber
6 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
7 2 (5.26%) JIRA
8 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.63%) Gradle
8 1 (2.63%) Grunt
8 1 (2.63%) gulp
8 1 (2.63%) IntelliJ
8 1 (2.63%) Selenium
8 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (18.42%) Publishing
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (97.37%) Developer
1 37 (97.37%) Java Developer
2 6 (15.79%) AWS Developer
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Lead Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Agile Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Cloud Developer
5 2 (5.26%) DevOps Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Java Team Leader
5 2 (5.26%) Lead DevOps
5 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.63%) Architect
6 1 (2.63%) Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Java Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.63%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (39.47%) REST
2 12 (31.58%) XML
3 11 (28.95%) Hibernate
3 11 (28.95%) jQuery
4 10 (26.32%) J2EE
4 10 (26.32%) Spring Boot
5 8 (21.05%) HTML
6 7 (18.42%) JSON
6 7 (18.42%) Kafka
6 7 (18.42%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (15.79%) AngularJS
7 6 (15.79%) CSS
7 6 (15.79%) Java EE
7 6 (15.79%) React
8 5 (13.16%) JMS
8 5 (13.16%) Web Services
9 4 (10.53%) Grails
9 4 (10.53%) JSF
9 4 (10.53%) Node.js
9 4 (10.53%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (44.74%) DevOps
3 15 (39.47%) TDD
4 13 (34.21%) SOA
5 12 (31.58%) Scrum
5 12 (31.58%) Unit Testing
6 11 (28.95%) Microservices
7 9 (23.68%) BDD
7 9 (23.68%) Kanban
8 8 (21.05%) Test Automation
9 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (15.79%) Pair Programming
10 5 (13.16%) API Development
10 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
10 5 (13.16%) MVC
11 4 (10.53%) Coaching
11 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
11 4 (10.53%) Process Improvement
11 4 (10.53%) Product Management
12 3 (7.89%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
3 10 (26.32%) SQL
4 5 (13.16%) XPath
5 2 (5.26%) Groovy
6 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.63%) Python
6 1 (2.63%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 14 (36.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) Ansible
2 6 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (15.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) New Relic
2 1 (2.63%) SAP