Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 24 July 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 73 45
Rank change year-on-year +37 -28 -7
Contract jobs citing Spring 191 151 224
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 4.54% 2.74% 3.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.71% 12.32% 17.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 96 120
Scotland median daily rate £366 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.33% -6.25% +9.59%
10th Percentile £263 £300 £313
90th Percentile £481 £463 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Scotland median hourly rate - - £65.00
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £57.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year -25.44% +3.64% +54.93%

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 Scotland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1216 1226 1262
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 28.90% 22.21% 20.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 779 717 658
Scotland median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +4.17%
10th Percentile £288 £260 £263
90th Percentile £502 £484 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 18
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 £35.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.37% -10.63% +14.29%
10th Percentile £14.49 £13.65 £28.05
90th Percentile £48.22 £42.63 £51.50
UK median hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +8.00% +1.35% +5.71%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Scotland

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in Scotland

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Scotland over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in Scotland

Spring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spring in Scotland

Spring
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 within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 24 July 2017. 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
Edinburgh +46 94 £350 -5.41% 11
Glasgow +2 87 £366 -2.33% 17
West Lothian +5 11 £433 +2.37% 1
Spring
UK

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Spring.

1 189 (98.95%) Java
2 106 (55.50%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (32.46%) Hibernate
4 58 (30.37%) Finance
5 50 (26.18%) JavaScript
6 48 (25.13%) Scrum
6 48 (25.13%) TDD
7 47 (24.61%) SQL
8 45 (23.56%) Linux
9 36 (18.85%) HTML
10 35 (18.32%) CSS
10 35 (18.32%) Software Engineering
10 35 (18.32%) Git (software)
11 33 (17.28%) Spring Boot
12 32 (16.75%) AngularJS
12 32 (16.75%) XML
13 31 (16.23%) Maven
13 31 (16.23%) Jenkins
14 30 (15.71%) Relational Database
14 30 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
14 30 (15.71%) SOAP
14 30 (15.71%) Microservices
15 29 (15.18%) Unix
15 29 (15.18%) RESTful
16 28 (14.66%) Banking
17 24 (12.57%) JMS
18 23 (12.04%) Web Services
18 23 (12.04%) J2EE
18 23 (12.04%) React
19 22 (11.52%) OO

Spring
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 18 (9.42%) Tomcat
2 9 (4.71%) Confluence
3 8 (4.19%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (3.66%) Apache
5 4 (2.09%) CMS
5 4 (2.09%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.57%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.05%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.05%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.05%) JBoss
8 1 (0.52%) Mule
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.52%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 8 (4.19%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.85%) GitHub
2 4 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.05%) PaaS
4 1 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.52%) IaaS
4 1 (0.52%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (15.71%) Relational Database
2 19 (9.95%) DB2
3 15 (7.85%) RDBMS
4 14 (7.33%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (6.81%) Apache Cassandra
5 13 (6.81%) MySQL
5 13 (6.81%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.14%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.09%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (2.09%) SQL Server
8 3 (1.57%) GIS
8 3 (1.57%) KDB
8 3 (1.57%) Kdb+
8 3 (1.57%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.57%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.57%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 35 (18.32%) Git (software)
2 31 (16.23%) Jenkins
2 31 (16.23%) Maven
3 21 (10.99%) JUnit
4 19 (9.95%) Ant
4 19 (9.95%) Mockito
5 18 (9.42%) Cucumber
6 15 (7.85%) Gradle
6 15 (7.85%) Hudson
7 11 (5.76%) Selenium
8 9 (4.71%) Subversion
9 8 (4.19%) GitLab
10 6 (3.14%) Jasmine
10 6 (3.14%) Mocha
11 5 (2.62%) Karma Test Runner
11 5 (2.62%) PhantomJS
11 5 (2.62%) webpack
12 4 (2.09%) Eclipse
12 4 (2.09%) jMock
13 3 (1.57%) FitNesse
General
1 58 (30.37%) Finance
2 28 (14.66%) Banking
3 3 (1.57%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.05%) Retail
5 1 (0.52%) Front Office
5 1 (0.52%) Legal
5 1 (0.52%) Private Banking
5 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 166 (86.91%) Developer
2 153 (80.10%) Java Developer
3 24 (12.57%) Senior Developer
4 20 (10.47%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (6.81%) Software Engineer
6 11 (5.76%) Angular Developer
7 9 (4.71%) Java Engineer
8 8 (4.19%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (4.19%) Junior
9 7 (3.66%) Cassandra Developer
9 7 (3.66%) Java Software Engineer
9 7 (3.66%) Junior Developer
9 7 (3.66%) Junior Java Developer
9 7 (3.66%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 5 (2.62%) Agile Developer
10 5 (2.62%) Agile Java Developer
10 5 (2.62%) HTML Developer
11 4 (2.09%) AWS Developer
11 4 (2.09%) Designer
11 4 (2.09%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (32.46%) Hibernate
2 36 (18.85%) HTML
3 35 (18.32%) CSS
4 33 (17.28%) Spring Boot
5 32 (16.75%) AngularJS
5 32 (16.75%) XML
6 30 (15.71%) SOAP
7 29 (15.18%) RESTful
8 24 (12.57%) JMS
9 23 (12.04%) J2EE
9 23 (12.04%) React
9 23 (12.04%) Web Services
10 22 (11.52%) JSON
11 15 (7.85%) REST
12 13 (6.81%) jQuery
13 12 (6.28%) Protocol Buffers
13 12 (6.28%) Spring MVC
14 9 (4.71%) HTML5
15 8 (4.19%) J2SE
15 8 (4.19%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.33%) Computer Science
1 14 (7.33%) Management Information System
2 9 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (4.71%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.66%) Wiki
4 4 (2.09%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.09%) Data Structures
4 4 (2.09%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (2.09%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.57%) User Experience
6 1 (0.52%) Derivative
6 1 (0.52%) Fintech
6 1 (0.52%) OTC Derivatives
6 1 (0.52%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.52%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.52%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 45 (23.56%) Linux
2 29 (15.18%) Unix
3 5 (2.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.09%) Debian
5 2 (1.05%) Android
6 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (55.50%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (25.13%) Scrum
2 48 (25.13%) TDD
3 35 (18.32%) Software Engineering
4 30 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (15.71%) Microservices
5 22 (11.52%) OO
5 22 (11.52%) Test Automation
6 19 (9.95%) DevOps
7 17 (8.90%) BDD
7 17 (8.90%) MVC
7 17 (8.90%) Web Development
8 16 (8.38%) SDLC
9 15 (7.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (6.81%) Kanban
10 13 (6.81%) Unit Testing
11 11 (5.76%) OOA/OOD
12 10 (5.24%) Translating Business Requirements
13 9 (4.71%) Enterprise Architecture
13 9 (4.71%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 189 (98.95%) Java
2 50 (26.18%) JavaScript
3 47 (24.61%) SQL
4 14 (7.33%) Shell Script
5 13 (6.81%) ES6
6 7 (3.66%) Perl
7 6 (3.14%) Scala
8 5 (2.62%) Ruby
9 3 (1.57%) Go
9 3 (1.57%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.57%) Python
10 2 (1.05%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.52%) C#
11 1 (0.52%) PHP
11 1 (0.52%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.52%) VB
11 1 (0.52%) VB6
Qualifications
1 18 (9.42%) Degree
2 2 (1.05%) HND
3 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.24%) Dodd-Frank
1 10 (5.24%) EMIR
1 10 (5.24%) MiFID
2 6 (3.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 15 (7.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (5.76%) Puppet
2 8 (4.19%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.57%) Ansible
3 3 (1.57%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.52%) SELinux
Vendors
1 20 (10.47%) Oracle
2 16 (8.38%) Sybase
3 14 (7.33%) Perforce
4 9 (4.71%) IBM
5 2 (1.05%) Twitter
6 1 (0.52%) Black Duck
6 1 (0.52%) Google
6 1 (0.52%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.52%) VMware
Livingston, West Lothian
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago