Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 23 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 72 76
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4 +4
Contract jobs citing Spring 11 23 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.86% 1.54% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.42% 7.37% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 20
Reading median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +6.06% -5.71%
10th Percentile £379 £325 £324
90th Percentile £501 £475 £469
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £435 £400
% change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 Reading with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 322 312 441
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 25.04% 20.95% 22.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 182 338
Reading median daily rate £400 £391 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.24% -6.18% +8.31%
10th Percentile £301 £275 £286
90th Percentile £525 £488 £544
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 12
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £19.61 £44.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.51% -55.68% +132.89%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.40 £13.78
90th Percentile £47.50 £28.00 £55.55
Berkshire median hourly rate £32.00 £25.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year +28.00% -31.97% +93.42%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Reading

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in Reading

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Reading over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 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 Reading region with a requirement for Spring.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) J2EE
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Apache
3 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
3 3 (27.27%) Maven
3 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 3 (27.27%) RESTful
3 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
3 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 3 (27.27%) Spring Boot
4 2 (18.18%) Diameter Protocol
4 2 (18.18%) Redis
4 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source
4 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
4 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (18.18%) Product Management
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 2 (18.18%) SIGTRAN
4 2 (18.18%) Billing
4 2 (18.18%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (18.18%) Requirements Management
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) JIRA
4 2 (18.18%) Unix
4 2 (18.18%) Migration

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (27.27%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
2 1 (9.09%) Liferay
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) 3GPP
1 2 (18.18%) Diameter Protocol
1 2 (18.18%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
2 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 2 (18.18%) Redis
3 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
1 3 (27.27%) Maven
2 2 (18.18%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) Ant
3 1 (9.09%) Gradle
3 1 (9.09%) Hudson
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Billing
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
1 7 (63.64%) Java Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Java Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Trainer
4 1 (9.09%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) J2EE
2 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
2 3 (27.27%) RESTful
2 3 (27.27%) Spring Boot
3 2 (18.18%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) Ajax
4 1 (9.09%) Angular 2
4 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 1 (9.09%) Apache FOP
4 1 (9.09%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) JSP
4 1 (9.09%) Struts
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (9.09%) Fintech
2 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Open Source
2 2 (18.18%) Post-Production
2 2 (18.18%) Product Management
2 2 (18.18%) Requirements Management
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) BDD
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Programming
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Microservices
3 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
3 1 (9.09%) Pair Programming
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) Java 9
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle