Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 22 January 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.

Pivotal Spring Framework
South West > Somerset
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 37 47
Rank change year-on-year -3 +10 +15
Contract jobs citing Spring 16 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.41% 3.90% 1.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.25% 10.91% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 6
Somerset median daily rate £463 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.12% +10.00% -25.00%
10th Percentile £397 £293 £348
90th Percentile £538 £521 £388
South West median daily rate £450 £419 £385
% change year-on-year +7.46% +8.77% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Somerset median hourly rate - £52.50 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.55% -3.51%
South West median hourly rate - £52.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year - -4.55% -3.51%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 173 165 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 36.89% 35.71% 32.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 112 112
Somerset median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £322 £250 £236
90th Percentile £572 £538 £499
South West median daily rate £440 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Somerset median hourly rate - £52.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +31.25% -6.71%
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -10.71%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Somerset

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in Somerset

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Somerset over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in Somerset

Spring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spring in Somerset

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Bath +5 10 £475 +18.75% 3
Street - 3 £400 -
Wells - 1 £440 -
Spring
South West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Spring 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Spring.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (56.25%) TDD
4 9 (56.25%) HTML
4 9 (56.25%) CSS
4 9 (56.25%) Spring Boot
5 8 (50.00%) Java 8
6 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
7 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
7 6 (37.50%) REST
7 6 (37.50%) Continuous Deployment
7 6 (37.50%) Scrum
7 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
7 6 (37.50%) BDD
8 5 (31.25%) Mule
8 5 (31.25%) Selenium
8 5 (31.25%) Maven
8 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
9 4 (25.00%) DevOps
9 4 (25.00%) Sass
9 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
9 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
9 4 (25.00%) SQL
10 3 (18.75%) SOAP
10 3 (18.75%) Ant
10 3 (18.75%) XML
10 3 (18.75%) JBoss
10 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 5 (31.25%) Mule
2 3 (18.75%) JBoss
3 2 (12.50%) Apache Solr
3 2 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) GitHub
2 2 (12.50%) Apigee
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) GIS
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
2 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 5 (31.25%) Maven
2 5 (31.25%) Selenium
3 3 (18.75%) Ant
3 3 (18.75%) Bitbucket
3 3 (18.75%) Cobertura
3 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
3 3 (18.75%) Gradle
3 3 (18.75%) TeamCity
4 2 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
4 2 (12.50%) JMeter
4 2 (12.50%) Mercurial
4 2 (12.50%) NeoLoad
4 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (18.75%) Back Office
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
1 16 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Full Stack Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Hybris Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Java Scala Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Scala Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Java E-Commerce Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Agile Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Agile Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Android Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Android Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) CSS
1 9 (56.25%) HTML
1 9 (56.25%) Spring Boot
2 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
2 6 (37.50%) REST
3 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (25.00%) Sass
4 3 (18.75%) JSON
4 3 (18.75%) React
4 3 (18.75%) SOAP
4 3 (18.75%) XML
5 2 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (12.50%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (12.50%) GWT
5 2 (12.50%) JMS
5 2 (12.50%) JPA
5 2 (12.50%) RESTful
5 2 (12.50%) Spring Batch
5 2 (12.50%) Vaadin
5 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Android
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) TDD
3 6 (37.50%) BDD
3 6 (37.50%) Continuous Deployment
3 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (37.50%) Scrum
3 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 4 (25.00%) DevOps
5 3 (18.75%) API Development
5 3 (18.75%) B2C
5 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
5 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
5 3 (18.75%) Microservices
5 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Web Development
6 2 (12.50%) MVC
6 2 (12.50%) UML
6 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
7 1 (6.25%) OO
7 1 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) Java 8
4 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) Scala
6 1 (6.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Kibana
1 2 (12.50%) logstash
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) hybris
2 2 (12.50%) Google
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle