Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 19 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
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 32 40
Rank change year-on-year -14 +8 -1
Contract jobs citing Spring 13 47 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 3.35% 6.00% 2.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.32% 19.92% 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 29 2
Shropshire median daily rate £500 £440 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% +5.39% -
10th Percentile £388 £373 £410
90th Percentile £530 £511 £435
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £415 £363
% change year-on-year -3.61% +14.48% +5.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Shropshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Shropshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 126 236 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 32.47% 30.14% 24.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 115 21
Shropshire median daily rate £528 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.22% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £408 £333 £250
90th Percentile £600 £535 £494
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Shropshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.58 £23.00 £28.60
% change year-on-year +32.96% -19.57% +3.98%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Shropshire

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in Shropshire

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Telford -10 13 £500 +13.64%
Spring
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Spring.

1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (92.31%) JSON
1 12 (92.31%) REST
2 11 (84.62%) Git (software)
2 11 (84.62%) Java
3 10 (76.92%) HTML
3 10 (76.92%) CSS
3 10 (76.92%) HTTP
3 10 (76.92%) Scala
3 10 (76.92%) Open Source
3 10 (76.92%) HTML5
3 10 (76.92%) Play Framework
4 9 (69.23%) Selenium
4 9 (69.23%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (61.54%) webMethods
5 8 (61.54%) XML
5 8 (61.54%) Linux
5 8 (61.54%) JBoss
5 8 (61.54%) SOAP
5 8 (61.54%) Unix
5 8 (61.54%) SQL
5 8 (61.54%) JUnit
5 8 (61.54%) WebLogic
5 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
5 8 (61.54%) Puppet
5 8 (61.54%) Microservices
6 7 (53.85%) DevOps
6 7 (53.85%) MongoDB
7 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
7 6 (46.15%) EJB

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 (61.54%) JBoss
1 8 (61.54%) WebLogic
2 6 (46.15%) Apache
3 2 (15.38%) Confluence
3 2 (15.38%) Mule
4 1 (7.69%) nginx
4 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) IaaS
1 2 (15.38%) PaaS
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
2 1 (7.69%) GitHub
2 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) HTTP
2 6 (46.15%) SSL
2 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) MongoDB
2 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
3 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
4 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Git (software)
2 9 (69.23%) Selenium
3 8 (61.54%) JUnit
4 6 (46.15%) Eclipse
4 6 (46.15%) IntelliJ
4 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
5 4 (30.77%) Subversion
6 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
6 2 (15.38%) JIRA
6 2 (15.38%) Maven
7 1 (7.69%) Ant
7 1 (7.69%) Burp Suite
7 1 (7.69%) Gatling
7 1 (7.69%) Grunt
7 1 (7.69%) gulp
7 1 (7.69%) JMeter
7 1 (7.69%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (7.69%) Sublime Text
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Scala Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Java Scala Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Digital Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Messaging Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Middleware Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Scala Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) JSON
1 12 (92.31%) REST
2 10 (76.92%) CSS
2 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 10 (76.92%) HTML5
2 10 (76.92%) Play Framework
3 8 (61.54%) SOAP
3 8 (61.54%) XML
4 6 (46.15%) EJB
4 6 (46.15%) Hibernate
4 6 (46.15%) J2EE
4 6 (46.15%) J2SE
5 4 (30.77%) Ajax
5 4 (30.77%) CSS3
5 4 (30.77%) Django
5 4 (30.77%) Guice
5 4 (30.77%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (15.38%) OAuth
6 2 (15.38%) Spring Boot
6 2 (15.38%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
1 8 (61.54%) Unix
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) AIX
3 2 (15.38%) HPUX
3 2 (15.38%) Solaris
4 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Open Source
3 9 (69.23%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (61.54%) Microservices
4 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
5 7 (53.85%) DevOps
6 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
7 5 (38.46%) Scrum
8 4 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (30.77%) Web Design
9 3 (23.08%) Collaborative Working
9 3 (23.08%) OWASP
10 2 (15.38%) API Design
10 2 (15.38%) Continuous Deployment
10 2 (15.38%) Critical Success Factor
10 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
10 2 (15.38%) High Availability
10 2 (15.38%) Kanban
10 2 (15.38%) MVC
10 2 (15.38%) Sequence Diagram
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) Scala
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) Ruby
5 4 (30.77%) Python
6 3 (23.08%) Groovy
6 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 2 (15.38%) C#
7 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
7 2 (15.38%) XPath
8 1 (7.69%) Haskell
8 1 (7.69%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
1 1 (7.69%) WAI
1 1 (7.69%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Puppet
2 2 (15.38%) Ansible
2 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.69%) Grafana
3 1 (7.69%) Kibana
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) webMethods
2 5 (38.46%) Google
3 2 (15.38%) Adobe
3 2 (15.38%) WSO2