Period
to 24 May 2019

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 24 May 2019 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
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 108 145 133
Rank change year-on-year +37 -12 +65
Contract jobs citing Spring Boot 64 54 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.47% 1.04% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.05% 3.87% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 28 26
Scotland median daily rate £475 £488 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +39.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £361 £390 £314
90th Percentile £650 £563 £456
UK median daily rate £515 £488 £450
% change year-on-year +5.64% +8.33% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £35.54 -
% change year-on-year -1.52% - -

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 1,267 1,395 1,084
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 29.04% 26.91% 30.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 751 848 694
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £308 £306 £281
90th Percentile £550 £531 £488
UK median daily rate £490 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +3.16% +8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 15
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £24.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.33% -35.33% +28.21%
10th Percentile £13.50 £10.83 £14.59
90th Percentile £46.00 £54.25 £52.17
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.26 £40.00
% change year-on-year +0.57% +5.64% +5.26%

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 24 May 2019.

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 24 May 2019. 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 +33 45 £550 +4.76% 13
Edinburgh -6 18 £450 -5.26% 2
Spring Boot
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, 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 62 (96.88%) Spring
2 59 (92.19%) Java
3 33 (51.56%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (51.56%) Microservices
4 29 (45.31%) Amazon AWS
5 24 (37.50%) Linux
6 22 (34.38%) Web Services
6 22 (34.38%) Oracle
7 21 (32.81%) SQL
7 21 (32.81%) Jenkins
8 20 (31.25%) JavaScript
9 19 (29.69%) Shell Script
9 19 (29.69%) Git (software)
9 19 (29.69%) React
10 18 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
10 18 (28.13%) JUnit
11 17 (26.56%) Maven
12 16 (25.00%) TDD
12 16 (25.00%) DevOps
13 15 (23.44%) Terraform
13 15 (23.44%) Big Data
13 15 (23.44%) MariaDB
14 14 (21.88%) HBase
14 14 (21.88%) Performance Tuning
14 14 (21.88%) Apache Spark
15 13 (20.31%) RESTful
16 12 (18.75%) Multithreading
16 12 (18.75%) IntelliJ
16 12 (18.75%) TypeScript
17 11 (17.19%) Public Cloud

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 14 (21.88%) Apache Spark
2 6 (9.38%) Confluence
3 4 (6.25%) Alfresco
4 3 (4.69%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.13%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.56%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 29 (45.31%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (17.19%) IaaS
4 5 (7.81%) Slack
5 4 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (3.13%) Apigee
7 1 (1.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.44%) Big Data
1 15 (23.44%) MariaDB
2 14 (21.88%) HBase
3 11 (17.19%) MySQL
4 7 (10.94%) Apache Hive
4 7 (10.94%) Impala
4 7 (10.94%) Parquet
5 6 (9.38%) MongoDB
6 5 (7.81%) NoSQL
7 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 21 (32.81%) Jenkins
2 19 (29.69%) Git (software)
3 18 (28.13%) JUnit
4 17 (26.56%) Maven
5 12 (18.75%) IntelliJ
6 10 (15.63%) Eclipse
6 10 (15.63%) FindBugs
6 10 (15.63%) Subversion
7 8 (12.50%) Gradle
7 8 (12.50%) JIRA
8 6 (9.38%) Cucumber
9 4 (6.25%) TeamCity
9 4 (6.25%) webpack
10 3 (4.69%) Bitbucket Server
10 3 (4.69%) Grunt
10 3 (4.69%) gulp
10 3 (4.69%) Mocha
10 3 (4.69%) Selenium
11 2 (3.13%) Mockito
11 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (12.50%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 49 (76.56%) Developer
2 31 (48.44%) Java Developer
3 12 (18.75%) Big Data Developer
3 12 (18.75%) Lead Developer
4 9 (14.06%) Architect
4 9 (14.06%) Technical Architect
5 8 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Lead Java Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Senior Architect
5 8 (12.50%) Senior Technical Architect
6 5 (7.81%) AWS Developer
7 2 (3.13%) Applications Developer
7 2 (3.13%) Cloud Developer
7 2 (3.13%) Consultant
7 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) Java Developer - Fintech
7 2 (3.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) Training Consultant
7 2 (3.13%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (3.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (96.88%) Spring
2 22 (34.38%) Web Services
3 19 (29.69%) React
4 13 (20.31%) RESTful
5 10 (15.63%) Kafka
5 10 (15.63%) REST
6 9 (14.06%) AngularJS
7 8 (12.50%) SOAP
8 7 (10.94%) Apache Avro
9 5 (7.81%) CSS
9 5 (7.81%) HTML
10 4 (6.25%) JMS
10 4 (6.25%) Node.js
10 4 (6.25%) Spring Web Flow
10 4 (6.25%) Thymeleaf
11 3 (4.69%) Java EE
11 3 (4.69%) JAX-RS
11 3 (4.69%) Jest
11 3 (4.69%) Redux
11 3 (4.69%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Public Cloud
2 5 (7.81%) Cloud Native
3 2 (3.13%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.13%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.13%) Fintech
3 2 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (37.50%) Linux
2 11 (17.19%) Unix
3 10 (15.63%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (51.56%) Agile Software Development
1 33 (51.56%) Microservices
2 16 (25.00%) DevOps
2 16 (25.00%) TDD
3 14 (21.88%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (18.75%) Multithreading
5 10 (15.63%) Data Ingestion
5 10 (15.63%) Data Migration
5 10 (15.63%) Memory Management
5 10 (15.63%) Metadata Management
5 10 (15.63%) Migration
5 10 (15.63%) Multithreaded Programming
5 10 (15.63%) Process Improvement
5 10 (15.63%) SDLC
6 9 (14.06%) SOA
6 9 (14.06%) Test Automation
6 9 (14.06%) Workflow
7 8 (12.50%) Business Development
7 8 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 8 (12.50%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 59 (92.19%) Java
2 21 (32.81%) SQL
3 20 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 19 (29.69%) Shell Script
5 12 (18.75%) TypeScript
6 8 (12.50%) Scala
7 5 (7.81%) Java 8
8 3 (4.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (15.63%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.06%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) Data Quality
1 6 (9.38%) QA
2 4 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (12.50%) Docker
2 7 (10.94%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 15 (23.44%) Terraform
2 4 (6.25%) Ansible
2 4 (6.25%) Puppet
3 3 (4.69%) Rancher
Vendors
1 22 (34.38%) Oracle
2 5 (7.81%) Cloudera
2 5 (7.81%) Google
3 3 (4.69%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.13%) Microsoft