The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 30 27 54
Rank change year-on-year -3 +27  
Contract jobs citing Spring 33 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 5.96% 4.83% 2.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.73% 16.67% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 21 12
Median daily rate £500 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +2.50% +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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 224 144 156
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 40.43% 28.97% 23.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 114 105
Median daily rate £438 £360 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.52% -7.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Median hourly rate £49.50 £11.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +350.00% -60.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in Oxfordshire

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in Oxfordshire

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -3 15 £500 +14.61% 6
Kidlington - 6 £438 -
Spring
South East

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Spring.

1 87 (98.86%) Java
2 71 (80.68%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (56.82%) Maven
4 49 (55.68%) JUnit
4 49 (55.68%) JBoss
5 46 (52.27%) Java EE
6 43 (48.86%) SQL
7 39 (44.32%) Mockito
8 36 (40.91%) Unit Testing
8 36 (40.91%) TDD
9 35 (39.77%) Continuous Integration
10 34 (38.64%) WebSphere
10 34 (38.64%) BPEL
10 34 (38.64%) BPMN
11 33 (37.50%) Scrum
12 32 (36.36%) Jenkins
13 29 (32.95%) Publishing
13 29 (32.95%) Web Services
14 27 (30.68%) Migration
14 27 (30.68%) RESTful
14 27 (30.68%) Cucumber
14 27 (30.68%) DevOps
15 26 (29.55%) Pair Programming
16 25 (28.41%) WebSphere Process Server
16 25 (28.41%) Oracle
16 25 (28.41%) GitHub
17 24 (27.27%) SOAP
17 24 (27.27%) Hibernate
18 23 (26.14%) WebSphere Application Server
19 21 (23.86%) Linux

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 49 (55.68%) JBoss
2 34 (38.64%) WebSphere
3 25 (28.41%) WebSphere Process Server
4 23 (26.14%) WebSphere Application Server
5 14 (15.91%) Tomcat
6 12 (13.64%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (12.50%) Alfresco
8 9 (10.23%) nginx
9 8 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (2.27%) Apache
11 1 (1.14%) Apache Solr
11 1 (1.14%) Jetty
11 1 (1.14%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 8 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 25 (28.41%) GitHub
2 17 (19.32%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (11.36%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (4.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (1.14%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.14%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.09%) SSL
2 1 (1.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.05%) Oracle Database
2 8 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.27%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.14%) MySQL
4 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 50 (56.82%) Maven
2 49 (55.68%) JUnit
3 39 (44.32%) Mockito
4 32 (36.36%) Jenkins
5 27 (30.68%) Cucumber
6 11 (12.50%) Ant
7 10 (11.36%) JIRA
8 8 (9.09%) Selenium
9 7 (7.95%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (3.41%) Git (software)
11 2 (2.27%) Gradle
12 1 (1.14%) Babel
12 1 (1.14%) Bitbucket
12 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
12 1 (1.14%) JMeter
12 1 (1.14%) SoapUI
12 1 (1.14%) Subversion
12 1 (1.14%) Travis CI
12 1 (1.14%) webpack
General
1 29 (32.95%) Publishing
2 2 (2.27%) Finance
3 1 (1.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 80 (90.91%) Developer
2 58 (65.91%) Java Developer
3 17 (19.32%) Java Engineer
4 16 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 16 (18.18%) Software Engineer
5 14 (15.91%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 14 (15.91%) Java Software Developer
5 14 (15.91%) Java Software Engineer
6 10 (11.36%) Senior Developer
6 10 (11.36%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (9.09%) AWS Developer
7 8 (9.09%) Integration Developer
8 7 (7.95%) E-Commerce Developer
9 5 (5.68%) Agile Developer
9 5 (5.68%) Agile Java Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Angular Developer
10 4 (4.55%) J2EE Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Java E-Commerce Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 3 (3.41%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (52.27%) Java EE
2 29 (32.95%) Web Services
3 27 (30.68%) RESTful
4 24 (27.27%) Hibernate
4 24 (27.27%) SOAP
5 21 (23.86%) Spring MVC
6 20 (22.73%) XML
7 19 (21.59%) JMS
8 18 (20.45%) JSF
9 15 (17.05%) J2EE
10 14 (15.91%) Apache Camel
10 14 (15.91%) REST
11 13 (14.77%) Spring Security
12 12 (13.64%) AngularJS
12 12 (13.64%) JSON
13 11 (12.50%) Node.js
13 11 (12.50%) Spring Boot
14 10 (11.36%) Grails
14 10 (11.36%) Play Framework
15 9 (10.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.86%) Linux
2 1 (1.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (80.68%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (40.91%) TDD
2 36 (40.91%) Unit Testing
3 35 (39.77%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (38.64%) BPEL
4 34 (38.64%) BPMN
5 33 (37.50%) Scrum
6 27 (30.68%) DevOps
6 27 (30.68%) Migration
7 26 (29.55%) Pair Programming
8 21 (23.86%) MVC
9 16 (18.18%) Software Engineering
10 11 (12.50%) E-Commerce
11 10 (11.36%) Process Improvement
12 8 (9.09%) Automated Testing
12 8 (9.09%) Configuration Management
12 8 (9.09%) ETL
12 8 (9.09%) Integration Testing
12 8 (9.09%) Microservices
12 8 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 87 (98.86%) Java
2 43 (48.86%) SQL
3 17 (19.32%) JavaScript
4 10 (11.36%) XPath
5 3 (3.41%) Python
6 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.14%) C++
6 1 (1.14%) ES6
6 1 (1.14%) Ruby
6 1 (1.14%) Scala
6 1 (1.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.14%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (9.09%) Ansible
1 8 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (28.41%) Oracle
2 7 (7.95%) Talend
3 1 (1.14%) IBM
3 1 (1.14%) PayPal
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