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 27 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 25 37
Rank change year-on-year -3 +12  
Contract jobs citing Spring 41 40 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 6.57% 6.67% 5.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.24% 18.69% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 38 34
Median daily rate £580 £500 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.00% +15.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £435 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £535
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 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 269 214 255
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 43.11% 35.67% 33.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 158 187
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £327 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £16.00 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +165.62% -48.80%  
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 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 27 June 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 27 June 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 0 25 £580 +16.00% 5
Spring
South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Spring.

1 72 (97.30%) Java
2 63 (85.14%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (72.97%) JBoss
4 46 (62.16%) Maven
5 41 (55.41%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (54.05%) TDD
6 40 (54.05%) SQL
7 39 (52.70%) DevOps
8 37 (50.00%) Mockito
9 36 (48.65%) Jenkins
10 35 (47.30%) GitHub
10 35 (47.30%) Scrum
11 34 (45.95%) Pair Programming
11 34 (45.95%) Java EE
11 34 (45.95%) Unit Testing
11 34 (45.95%) JUnit
12 33 (44.59%) WebSphere Application Server
12 33 (44.59%) WebSphere
13 32 (43.24%) Cucumber
14 31 (41.89%) BPMN
14 31 (41.89%) BPEL
15 30 (40.54%) Web Services
16 29 (39.19%) SOAP
16 29 (39.19%) Migration
17 28 (37.84%) RESTful
18 27 (36.49%) WebSphere Process Server
19 18 (24.32%) Hibernate
20 16 (21.62%) Linux
21 15 (20.27%) Amazon AWS
21 15 (20.27%) Apache Camel

Spring
Co-occurring 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 54 (72.97%) JBoss
2 33 (44.59%) WebSphere
2 33 (44.59%) WebSphere Application Server
3 27 (36.49%) WebSphere Process Server
4 13 (17.57%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.35%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.35%) Apache
5 1 (1.35%) IIS
5 1 (1.35%) nginx
5 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 35 (47.30%) GitHub
2 15 (20.27%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.70%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.51%) SSL
2 3 (4.05%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.16%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (5.41%) Big Data
2 4 (5.41%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.35%) MySQL
4 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 46 (62.16%) Maven
2 37 (50.00%) Mockito
3 36 (48.65%) Jenkins
4 34 (45.95%) JUnit
5 32 (43.24%) Cucumber
6 11 (14.86%) JIRA
7 7 (9.46%) Selenium
7 7 (9.46%) Talend Open Studio
8 4 (5.41%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (1.35%) Ant
10 1 (1.35%) Babel
10 1 (1.35%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.35%) Gradle
10 1 (1.35%) SpecFlow
10 1 (1.35%) Travis CI
10 1 (1.35%) webpack
General
1 7 (9.46%) Publishing
2 3 (4.05%) Finance
3 2 (2.70%) Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Advertising
4 1 (1.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 67 (90.54%) Developer
2 55 (74.32%) Java Developer
3 17 (22.97%) SQL Developer
4 10 (13.51%) Cloud Developer
5 9 (12.16%) E-Commerce Developer
6 8 (10.81%) Integration Developer
7 7 (9.46%) Agile Developer
7 7 (9.46%) Agile Java Developer
8 6 (8.11%) Core Java Developer
8 6 (8.11%) Java E-Commerce Developer
8 6 (8.11%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.76%) AWS Developer
9 5 (6.76%) Java Engineer
9 5 (6.76%) Lead Developer
9 5 (6.76%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (5.41%) Consultant
10 4 (5.41%) Lead Java Developer
11 3 (4.05%) Architect
12 2 (2.70%) Software Developer
12 2 (2.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (45.95%) Java EE
2 30 (40.54%) Web Services
3 29 (39.19%) SOAP
4 28 (37.84%) RESTful
5 18 (24.32%) Hibernate
6 15 (20.27%) Apache Camel
7 14 (18.92%) Spring Boot
8 13 (17.57%) JSON
9 10 (13.51%) Dropwizard
9 10 (13.51%) XML
10 8 (10.81%) Apache CXF
10 8 (10.81%) JMS
10 8 (10.81%) JPA
10 8 (10.81%) XML Schema
11 6 (8.11%) EJB
11 6 (8.11%) REST
11 6 (8.11%) Spring Security
12 5 (6.76%) Ajax
12 5 (6.76%) CSS
12 5 (6.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.41%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.62%) Linux
2 5 (6.76%) Unix
3 1 (1.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (85.14%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (55.41%) Continuous Integration
3 40 (54.05%) TDD
4 39 (52.70%) DevOps
5 35 (47.30%) Scrum
6 34 (45.95%) Pair Programming
6 34 (45.95%) Unit Testing
7 31 (41.89%) BPEL
7 31 (41.89%) BPMN
8 29 (39.19%) Migration
9 13 (17.57%) E-Commerce
9 13 (17.57%) Microservices
10 11 (14.86%) Test Automation
11 8 (10.81%) ETL
11 8 (10.81%) Integration Testing
12 7 (9.46%) Waterfall
13 5 (6.76%) Process Management
14 4 (5.41%) Mentoring
14 4 (5.41%) OO
14 4 (5.41%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 72 (97.30%) Java
2 40 (54.05%) SQL
3 9 (12.16%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.70%) Python
5 1 (1.35%) C
5 1 (1.35%) C#
5 1 (1.35%) C++
5 1 (1.35%) ES6
5 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.35%) TypeScript
5 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (5.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (12.16%) Oracle
2 7 (9.46%) Talend
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.35%) PayPal