Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Spring Boot skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Spring Boot over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 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.

Spring Boot
UK > Scotland
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 152 186
Rank change year-on-year +12 +34 -
Contract jobs citing Spring Boot 60 32 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.11% 0.66% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.95% 2.28% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 24 6
Scotland median daily rate £420 £431 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.61% +1.47% -
10th Percentile £368 £318 £338
90th Percentile £563 £538 £488
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £33.08 £37.00 -
% change year-on-year -10.59% - -

Spring Boot 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 Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,519 1,401 1,280
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 28.22% 28.93% 26.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 847 869 790
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £280 £263
90th Percentile £550 £526 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 16
Scotland median hourly rate £33.75 £27.00 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -26.53% -11.32%
10th Percentile £12.07 £18.75 £14.00
90th Percentile £43.00 £43.39 £46.06
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +0.13%

Spring Boot
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring Boot in Scotland

Spring Boot
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring Boot in Scotland

Spring Boot
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring Boot in Scotland over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring Boot in Scotland

Spring Boot
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring Boot within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +15 41 £513 +54.60% 4
Edinburgh -3 19 £400 -11.11% 11
Spring Boot
UK

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Spring Boot also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Spring Boot.

1 52 (86.67%) Java
2 51 (85.00%) Spring
3 36 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (56.67%) Test Automation
5 33 (55.00%) Microservices
6 27 (45.00%) React
7 24 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (38.33%) JIRA
8 23 (38.33%) OO
9 22 (36.67%) JavaScript
9 22 (36.67%) AngularJS
10 21 (35.00%) Hibernate
11 19 (31.67%) Java 8
12 18 (30.00%) HTML
12 18 (30.00%) Jenkins
12 18 (30.00%) REST
13 17 (28.33%) Git (software)
13 17 (28.33%) Oracle
13 17 (28.33%) OOP
13 17 (28.33%) Redux
14 15 (25.00%) Linux
15 14 (23.33%) CSS
15 14 (23.33%) TDD
15 14 (23.33%) HTML5
15 14 (23.33%) DevOps
16 13 (21.67%) RESTful
16 13 (21.67%) Finance
17 12 (20.00%) SQL
17 12 (20.00%) Analytics
17 12 (20.00%) Kafka

Spring Boot
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 8 (13.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (5.00%) Confluence
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (3.33%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.67%) JBoss
4 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) IaaS
2 5 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.67%) npm
3 4 (6.67%) Yarn
4 2 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.67%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.67%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.67%) DB2
2 7 (11.67%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (11.67%) RDBMS
2 7 (11.67%) Relational Database
2 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (5.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.33%) MariaDB
5 2 (3.33%) MySQL
5 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 23 (38.33%) JIRA
2 18 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 17 (28.33%) Git (software)
4 11 (18.33%) Maven
5 10 (16.67%) Selenium
6 9 (15.00%) JUnit
7 8 (13.33%) FitNesse
8 4 (6.67%) TeamCity
9 3 (5.00%) Bitbucket
9 3 (5.00%) SoapUI
10 2 (3.33%) Cucumber
10 2 (3.33%) Mockito
10 2 (3.33%) webpack
11 1 (1.67%) Gradle
11 1 (1.67%) Subversion
General
1 13 (21.67%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Banking
3 4 (6.67%) Front Office
4 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (80.00%) Developer
2 34 (56.67%) Java Developer
3 12 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 11 (18.33%) Senior Developer
5 10 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (11.67%) Architect
6 7 (11.67%) Technical Architect
7 5 (8.33%) React Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Senior Architect
7 5 (8.33%) Senior Technical Architect
8 4 (6.67%) UI Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Angular Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Applications Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Cloud Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Developer in Test
10 2 (3.33%) Java Developer in Test
11 1 (1.67%) BPM Developer
11 1 (1.67%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
11 1 (1.67%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (85.00%) Spring
2 27 (45.00%) React
3 22 (36.67%) AngularJS
4 21 (35.00%) Hibernate
5 18 (30.00%) HTML
5 18 (30.00%) REST
6 17 (28.33%) Redux
7 14 (23.33%) CSS
7 14 (23.33%) HTML5
8 13 (21.67%) RESTful
9 12 (20.00%) Kafka
10 8 (13.33%) CSS3
10 8 (13.33%) Enzyme
10 8 (13.33%) Jest
11 7 (11.67%) SOAP
12 5 (8.33%) Node.js
12 5 (8.33%) OAuth
12 5 (8.33%) OAuth2
12 5 (8.33%) OpenID
13 4 (6.67%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) User Experience
2 4 (6.67%) Data Structures
2 4 (6.67%) Equities
2 4 (6.67%) Fintech
3 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (5.00%) iPad
4 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.67%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (6.67%) Unix
3 3 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (56.67%) Test Automation
3 33 (55.00%) Microservices
4 24 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (38.33%) OO
6 17 (28.33%) OOP
7 14 (23.33%) DevOps
7 14 (23.33%) TDD
8 12 (20.00%) Analytics
9 11 (18.33%) Web Development
10 10 (16.67%) Migration
11 9 (15.00%) Regression Testing
12 8 (13.33%) Business Analysis
12 8 (13.33%) Data Migration
12 8 (13.33%) Kanban
12 8 (13.33%) Scrum
12 8 (13.33%) Workflow
13 7 (11.67%) Software Engineering
13 7 (11.67%) SOLID
14 6 (10.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 52 (86.67%) Java
2 22 (36.67%) JavaScript
3 19 (31.67%) Java 8
4 12 (20.00%) ES6
4 12 (20.00%) SQL
5 5 (8.33%) C#
5 5 (8.33%) Kotlin
6 4 (6.67%) Python
6 4 (6.67%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.67%) Go
7 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) Data Quality
1 5 (8.33%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.67%) PSD2
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) Kubernetes
2 3 (5.00%) Ansible
3 2 (3.33%) Puppet
3 2 (3.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (28.33%) Oracle
2 5 (8.33%) Sybase
3 4 (6.67%) Atlassian
4 3 (5.00%) Microsoft