The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for Spring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Berkshire / Slough
Rank - 25 32
Contract jobs citing Spring 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough - 1.83% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 9.09% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £150 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -50.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £57.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year -3.50% +22.58%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 29 44 63
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 20.71% 20.18% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 25 34
Median daily rate £425 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £461 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £175.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +438.46%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough citing Spring as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Slough

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in Slough

Spring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spring in Slough

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Slough region with a requirement for Spring.

1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) Servlets
1 7 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (100.00%) Extreme Programming
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 7 (100.00%) Subversion
1 7 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 7 (100.00%) JIRA
1 7 (100.00%) Velocity
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (100.00%) Groovy
1 7 (100.00%) Scala
1 7 (100.00%) Open Source
1 7 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 7 (100.00%) GitHub
1 7 (100.00%) Gradle
1 7 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (85.71%) Functional Testing
2 6 (85.71%) IT Strategy
2 6 (85.71%) Quality Management
2 6 (85.71%) J2EE
3 4 (57.14%) XSLT
3 4 (57.14%) Solaris
3 4 (57.14%) Apache

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 7 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (57.14%) Alfresco
2 4 (57.14%) Apache
2 4 (57.14%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Gradle
1 7 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (100.00%) JIRA
1 7 (100.00%) Subversion
2 4 (57.14%) Eclipse
2 4 (57.14%) IntelliJ
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) Servlets
1 7 (100.00%) Velocity
1 7 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) J2EE
3 4 (57.14%) JSR 168
3 4 (57.14%) Struts
3 4 (57.14%) XHTML
3 4 (57.14%) XSLT
4 3 (42.86%) REST
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 7 (100.00%) Extreme Programming
1 7 (100.00%) Open Source
1 7 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Web Application Development
2 6 (85.71%) Functional Testing
2 6 (85.71%) IT Strategy
2 6 (85.71%) Quality Management
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) Microservices
5 2 (28.57%) Kanban
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Groovy
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) GigaSpaces