Period
to 16 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Spring Boot skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Spring Boot over the 6 months to 16 February 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.

Spring Boot
England > South West
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 186 142 200
Rank change year-on-year -44 +58 +14
Contract jobs citing Spring Boot 46 51 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.72% 0.98% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.55% 3.63% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 42 5
South West median daily rate £450 £456 £432
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.37% +5.61% +32.92%
10th Percentile £400 £346 £401
90th Percentile £516 £588 £463
England median daily rate £513 £480 £463
% change year-on-year +6.77% +3.78% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £34.04 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year -24.36% - -

Spring Boot 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 the South West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,805 1,404 1,506
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 28.38% 26.93% 27.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,191 894 1,049
South West median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £319 £288 £263
90th Percentile £613 £563 £550
England median daily rate £500 £475 £430
% change year-on-year +5.26% +10.47% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 14 27
South West median hourly rate £47.00 £45.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +20.00% -10.18%
10th Percentile £30.20 £25.03 £18.64
90th Percentile £64.75 £50.00 £43.10
England median hourly rate £41.85 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +4.61% - +3.90%

Spring Boot
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Spring Boot as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Spring Boot in the South West

Spring Boot
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring Boot in the South West

Spring Boot
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring Boot in the South West over the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring Boot in the South West

Spring Boot
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring Boot within the South West region over the 6 months to 16 February 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
Bristol -32 19 £450 -5.26% 6
Somerset +6 8 £450 +10.77% 1
Wiltshire -40 6 £450 +12.50%
Devon -2 5 £530 +28.48%
Gloucestershire -8 5 £575 - 2
Spring Boot
England

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Spring Boot 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 West region with a requirement for Spring Boot.

1 46 (100.00%) Java
1 46 (100.00%) Spring
2 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (52.17%) Microservices
4 21 (45.65%) Java 8
5 20 (43.48%) JavaScript
6 19 (41.30%) Hibernate
7 18 (39.13%) TDD
8 15 (32.61%) CSS
9 14 (30.43%) Maven
9 14 (30.43%) Git (software)
9 14 (30.43%) MongoDB
10 13 (28.26%) HTML
10 13 (28.26%) Docker
11 11 (23.91%) AngularJS
11 11 (23.91%) Scrum
12 10 (21.74%) Jenkins
12 10 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (21.74%) DevOps
13 9 (19.57%) RESTful
13 9 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (19.57%) HTML5
13 9 (19.57%) JUnit
13 9 (19.57%) OO
14 8 (17.39%) Cucumber
14 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
15 7 (15.22%) SQL
15 7 (15.22%) Kubernetes
15 7 (15.22%) React
16 6 (13.04%) PL/SQL

Spring Boot
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 6 (13.04%) JBoss
2 5 (10.87%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (6.52%) Mule
4 2 (4.35%) Anypoint
4 2 (4.35%) Jetty
4 2 (4.35%) Mule ESB
4 2 (4.35%) nginx
4 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.17%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.17%) CMS
5 1 (2.17%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) InVision
1 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.70%) Serverless
3 3 (6.52%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (4.35%) Apigee
4 2 (4.35%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (30.43%) MongoDB
2 6 (13.04%) Hadoop
3 4 (8.70%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (6.52%) MySQL
5 2 (4.35%) MariaDB
5 2 (4.35%) Redis
6 1 (2.17%) Big Data
6 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (30.43%) Git (software)
1 14 (30.43%) Maven
2 10 (21.74%) Jenkins
3 9 (19.57%) JUnit
4 8 (17.39%) Cucumber
5 6 (13.04%) IntelliJ
6 3 (6.52%) Eclipse
6 3 (6.52%) JMeter
6 3 (6.52%) Selenium
6 3 (6.52%) SoapUI
7 2 (4.35%) EasyMock
7 2 (4.35%) Gerrit
7 2 (4.35%) gulp
7 2 (4.35%) Jasmine
7 2 (4.35%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (4.35%) Sikuli
7 2 (4.35%) SonarQube
7 2 (4.35%) webpack
8 1 (2.17%) GitLab
8 1 (2.17%) NeoLoad
General
1 2 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (93.48%) Developer
2 40 (86.96%) Java Developer
3 9 (19.57%) AWS Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Agile Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Angular Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (6.52%) React Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Automation Test Lead
7 2 (4.35%) Java Middleware Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Java Scala Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Middleware Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Scala Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Test Leader
8 1 (2.17%) Drupal Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (2.17%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) Spring
2 19 (41.30%) Hibernate
3 15 (32.61%) CSS
4 13 (28.26%) HTML
5 11 (23.91%) AngularJS
6 9 (19.57%) HTML5
6 9 (19.57%) RESTful
7 7 (15.22%) React
8 6 (13.04%) REST
9 5 (10.87%) Node.js
9 5 (10.87%) Sass
10 4 (8.70%) Dropwizard
10 4 (8.70%) JSON
10 4 (8.70%) Web Services
10 4 (8.70%) XML
11 3 (6.52%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (6.52%) J2EE
11 3 (6.52%) JMS
11 3 (6.52%) Swagger
12 2 (4.35%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.35%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Cloud Native
3 1 (2.17%) NHS
3 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (52.17%) Microservices
3 18 (39.13%) TDD
4 11 (23.91%) Scrum
5 10 (21.74%) DevOps
6 9 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (19.57%) OO
7 6 (13.04%) High Availability
7 6 (13.04%) MVC
8 5 (10.87%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (10.87%) Test Automation
9 4 (8.70%) BDD
9 4 (8.70%) CQRS
9 4 (8.70%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (8.70%) Visualisation
10 3 (6.52%) Data Migration
10 3 (6.52%) Migration
10 3 (6.52%) UML
10 3 (6.52%) Unit Testing
10 3 (6.52%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (45.65%) Java 8
3 20 (43.48%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.22%) SQL
5 6 (13.04%) PL/SQL
6 5 (10.87%) Python
6 5 (10.87%) Ruby
7 3 (6.52%) PHP
7 3 (6.52%) TypeScript
8 2 (4.35%) Apple Swift
8 2 (4.35%) C
8 2 (4.35%) C#
8 2 (4.35%) C++
8 2 (4.35%) ES6
8 2 (4.35%) Objective-C
8 2 (4.35%) R
8 2 (4.35%) Scala
9 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.17%) Groovy
9 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.87%) DV Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (4.35%) Degree
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 13 (28.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) Kubernetes
2 4 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (8.70%) Puppet
3 2 (4.35%) Ansible
3 2 (4.35%) Cobbler
4 1 (2.17%) Kibana
4 1 (2.17%) logstash
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (4.35%) Cypress Semiconductor
3 1 (2.17%) Adobe
3 1 (2.17%) Google