Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 137 191
Rank change year-on-year -18 +54 -
Contract jobs citing Spring Boot 56 35 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.02% 0.81% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.52% 2.79% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 30 8
Scotland median daily rate £420 £371 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.13% -7.19% -
10th Percentile £362 £318 £343
90th Percentile £563 £478 £475
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £445
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.12% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £35.54 £37.00 -
% change year-on-year -3.95% - -

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 1,590 1,256 1,265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 28.88% 29.07% 23.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 927 793 752
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £312 £288 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 16
Scotland median hourly rate £33.75 £43.39 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +20.53% -10.00%
10th Percentile £11.52 £14.49 £13.75
90th Percentile £43.00 £48.71 £46.06
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11% -2.70%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 -9 28 £513 +54.60% 3
Edinburgh -10 27 £413 +4.76% 6
Spring Boot
UK

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 56 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (98.21%) Spring
3 37 (66.07%) Microservices
4 35 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (44.64%) Hibernate
6 24 (42.86%) React
7 23 (41.07%) Test Automation
7 23 (41.07%) REST
8 20 (35.71%) Java 8
9 19 (33.93%) Oracle
10 18 (32.14%) Redux
10 18 (32.14%) DevOps
11 17 (30.36%) Kafka
12 16 (28.57%) Linux
13 15 (26.79%) JavaScript
13 15 (26.79%) TDD
13 15 (26.79%) AngularJS
14 13 (23.21%) HTML
14 13 (23.21%) SQL
14 13 (23.21%) SOAP
14 13 (23.21%) OO
14 13 (23.21%) Node.js
14 13 (23.21%) RESTful
14 13 (23.21%) SOLID
15 12 (21.43%) Jenkins
15 12 (21.43%) E-Commerce
15 12 (21.43%) SOA
16 11 (19.64%) CSS
16 11 (19.64%) Middleware
16 11 (19.64%) Finance

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 11 (19.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (12.50%) Confluence
3 3 (5.36%) Alfresco
4 2 (3.57%) Jetty
5 1 (1.79%) JBoss
5 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.50%) IaaS
2 5 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.36%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (5.36%) OpenShift
4 2 (3.57%) npm
4 2 (3.57%) Yarn
5 1 (1.79%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) Oracle Database
2 10 (17.86%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (16.07%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (14.29%) Big Data
4 8 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 8 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 8 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
6 3 (5.36%) DB2
6 3 (5.36%) MariaDB
6 3 (5.36%) MongoDB
6 3 (5.36%) MySQL
6 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.79%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 11 (19.64%) JIRA
3 10 (17.86%) Git (software)
4 9 (16.07%) Maven
5 7 (12.50%) JUnit
6 4 (7.14%) Cucumber
6 4 (7.14%) Mockito
7 3 (5.36%) Gradle
7 3 (5.36%) SoapUI
8 2 (3.57%) Bitbucket
8 2 (3.57%) GitLab
8 2 (3.57%) Hudson
8 2 (3.57%) Selenium
8 2 (3.57%) SonarQube
8 2 (3.57%) TeamCity
8 2 (3.57%) TestNG
8 2 (3.57%) webpack
9 1 (1.79%) GoCD
General
1 11 (19.64%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Front Office
4 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (62.50%) Developer
2 26 (46.43%) Java Developer
3 14 (25.00%) Architect
4 11 (19.64%) Senior Developer
4 11 (19.64%) Technical Architect
5 9 (16.07%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
6 7 (12.50%) Java Architect
7 6 (10.71%) Java Solutions Architect
7 6 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (8.93%) Senior Architect
8 5 (8.93%) Senior Technical Architect
9 4 (7.14%) Java Technical Architect
9 4 (7.14%) Software Engineer
10 3 (5.36%) Big Data Architect
10 3 (5.36%) Data Architect
10 3 (5.36%) Oracle Architect
10 3 (5.36%) Oracle Solutions Architect
10 3 (5.36%) Technical Solutions Architect
10 3 (5.36%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (98.21%) Spring
2 25 (44.64%) Hibernate
3 24 (42.86%) React
4 23 (41.07%) REST
5 18 (32.14%) Redux
6 17 (30.36%) Kafka
7 15 (26.79%) AngularJS
8 13 (23.21%) HTML
8 13 (23.21%) Node.js
8 13 (23.21%) RESTful
8 13 (23.21%) SOAP
9 11 (19.64%) CSS
9 11 (19.64%) Middleware
10 7 (12.50%) HTML5
11 6 (10.71%) Sass
12 5 (8.93%) Web Services
12 5 (8.93%) WebSockets
13 4 (7.14%) JPA
13 4 (7.14%) Spring Cloud
14 3 (5.36%) OpenFin
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) iPad
2 5 (8.93%) User Experience
3 4 (7.14%) Fintech
4 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.57%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.57%) Equities
5 2 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.79%) NHS
6 1 (1.79%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) Linux
2 5 (8.93%) Unix
3 3 (5.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (66.07%) Microservices
2 35 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (41.07%) Test Automation
4 18 (32.14%) DevOps
5 15 (26.79%) TDD
6 13 (23.21%) OO
6 13 (23.21%) SOLID
7 12 (21.43%) E-Commerce
7 12 (21.43%) SOA
8 11 (19.64%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 11 (19.64%) Software Architecture
9 10 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (17.86%) Migration
9 10 (17.86%) Web Development
10 8 (14.29%) Data Migration
10 8 (14.29%) Open Source
10 8 (14.29%) Workflow
11 7 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (12.50%) OOP
12 6 (10.71%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (35.71%) Java 8
3 15 (26.79%) JavaScript
4 13 (23.21%) SQL
5 5 (8.93%) Kotlin
6 4 (7.14%) Python
7 3 (5.36%) C#
7 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.57%) ES6
8 2 (3.57%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.79%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.29%) QA
2 5 (8.93%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.79%) PMO
4 1 (1.79%) PSD2
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) Ansible
2 4 (7.14%) Kubernetes
3 3 (5.36%) Puppet
3 3 (5.36%) Terraform
4 1 (1.79%) Icinga
4 1 (1.79%) Kibana
4 1 (1.79%) logstash
Vendors
1 19 (33.93%) Oracle
2 8 (14.29%) Atlassian
3 5 (8.93%) Sybase
4 3 (5.36%) Microsoft