Period
to 15 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South London 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 15 July 2020 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
London > South London
6 months to
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 16 43 47
Rank change year-on-year +27 +4 -19
Contract jobs citing Spring 60 85 101
As % of all contract jobs advertised in South London 12.32% 6.46% 5.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.44% 16.47% 14.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 64 69
Median daily rate £525 £513 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% -2.38% -2.33%
10th Percentile £450 £427 £416
90th Percentile £575 £568 £620
London median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
London median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -17.65% +41.67% -25.00%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 256 516 701
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 52.57% 39.24% 38.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 400 507
Median daily rate £520 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £370 £363 £356
90th Percentile £613 £600 £613
London median daily rate £525 £525 £513
% change year-on-year - +2.44% +5.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 18
Median hourly rate £47.83 £44.92 £47.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.49% -5.27% -0.87%
10th Percentile £46.13 £35.00 £38.59
90th Percentile £85.57 £47.83 £47.83
Median hourly rate £35.00 £44.96 £43.50
% change year-on-year -22.15% +3.35% +8.75%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in South London

Job postings citing Spring as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South London.

Job vacancy trend for Spring in South London

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Spring in South London.

Daily rate trend for Spring in South London

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in South London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Spring in South London over the 6 months to 15 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Spring in South London

Spring
Contract Job Locations in South London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the South London region over the 6 months to 15 July 2020. 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
Croydon +26 58 £525 - 4
Merton -4 1 £488 +1.30%
Bromley -4 1 - -
Spring
London

For the 6 months to 15 July 2020, 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 South London region with a requirement for Spring.

1 59 (98.33%) Java
2 55 (91.67%) Security Cleared
3 49 (81.67%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (80.00%) Spring Boot
5 43 (71.67%) DevOps
6 40 (66.67%) Maven
7 39 (65.00%) SC Cleared
8 36 (60.00%) TDD
9 33 (55.00%) Jenkins
10 30 (50.00%) GitLab
11 22 (36.67%) AWS
12 20 (33.33%) Apache Camel
13 19 (31.67%) Microservices
14 18 (30.00%) Git (software)
14 18 (30.00%) Software Engineering
15 16 (26.67%) Test Automation
15 16 (26.67%) Java 8
16 15 (25.00%) Cucumber
17 14 (23.33%) RabbitMQ
18 13 (21.67%) HTML5
18 13 (21.67%) HTML
18 13 (21.67%) JUnit
18 13 (21.67%) CSS
18 13 (21.67%) AngularJS
18 13 (21.67%) CSS3
19 12 (20.00%) Public Sector
19 12 (20.00%) JavaScript
19 12 (20.00%) Azure
20 11 (18.33%) Web Accessibility
20 11 (18.33%) Responsive Web Design

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in South London 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 11 (18.33%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (16.67%) Apache Solr
3 5 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.67%) Camunda
4 4 (6.67%) JBoss
4 4 (6.67%) Red Hat Fuse
5 2 (3.33%) Confluence
6 1 (1.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 22 (36.67%) AWS
2 12 (20.00%) Azure
3 11 (18.33%) GCP
4 2 (3.33%) GitHub
5 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (1.67%) Flink
3 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.67%) MySQL
3 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 40 (66.67%) Maven
2 33 (55.00%) Jenkins
3 30 (50.00%) GitLab
4 18 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 15 (25.00%) Cucumber
6 13 (21.67%) JUnit
7 11 (18.33%) Grunt
7 11 (18.33%) gulp
8 9 (15.00%) Artifactory
9 4 (6.67%) Mockito
9 4 (6.67%) SonarQube
10 3 (5.00%) JIRA
11 2 (3.33%) Eclipse
11 2 (3.33%) IntelliJ
11 2 (3.33%) jMock
11 2 (3.33%) Postman
11 2 (3.33%) REST Assured
11 2 (3.33%) WebDriver
12 1 (1.67%) DbUnit
12 1 (1.67%) Jtest
General
1 12 (20.00%) Public Sector
2 5 (8.33%) Finance
3 4 (6.67%) Police
4 1 (1.67%) Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Electronics
4 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Marketing
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (70.00%) Developer
2 37 (61.67%) Java Developer
3 11 (18.33%) Architect
4 10 (16.67%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 9 (15.00%) Applications Architect
6 5 (8.33%) Applications Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Java Applications Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Java Web Applications Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Web Applications Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Integration Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Backend Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Java Applications Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Java Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Senior Test Engineer
9 1 (1.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (1.67%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (80.00%) Spring Boot
2 20 (33.33%) Apache Camel
3 14 (23.33%) RabbitMQ
4 13 (21.67%) AngularJS
4 13 (21.67%) CSS
4 13 (21.67%) CSS3
4 13 (21.67%) HTML
4 13 (21.67%) HTML5
5 11 (18.33%) React
6 10 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 10 (16.67%) REST
6 10 (16.67%) WireMock
7 8 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (11.67%) JPA
9 5 (8.33%) JSON
9 5 (8.33%) SOAP
9 5 (8.33%) Spring Integration
9 5 (8.33%) Web Services
9 5 (8.33%) XML
10 4 (6.67%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Public Cloud
2 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (6.67%) Semantic Web
3 3 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.33%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) Linux
1 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (81.67%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (71.67%) DevOps
3 36 (60.00%) TDD
4 19 (31.67%) Microservices
5 18 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 16 (26.67%) Test Automation
7 11 (18.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 11 (18.33%) Web Accessibility
8 10 (16.67%) Architectural Design
8 10 (16.67%) High Availability
8 10 (16.67%) Low Latency
9 8 (13.33%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
10 7 (11.67%) Functional Programming
10 7 (11.67%) Scrum
11 6 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (8.33%) API Development
12 5 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (8.33%) Multithreading
13 4 (6.67%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 59 (98.33%) Java
2 16 (26.67%) Java 8
3 12 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (3.33%) ES6
6 1 (1.67%) Python
6 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 55 (91.67%) Security Cleared
2 39 (65.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (13.33%) Docker
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (10.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.67%) Ansible
2 1 (1.67%) Kibana
2 1 (1.67%) logstash
2 1 (1.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (5.00%) SAP
2 2 (3.33%) Ariba
3 1 (1.67%) Google
3 1 (1.67%) MuleSoft
3 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.67%) VMware