Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 24 May 2018 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 45 38
Rank change year-on-year +4 -7 +7
Contract jobs citing Spring 8 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.95% 0.63% 2.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.92% 2.48% 9.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 6
Southampton median daily rate £395 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.86% +0.14% -12.63%
10th Percentile £368 £325 £329
90th Percentile £428 £375 £378
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -5.56% +20.00% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £44.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49% +27.14%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 101 121 155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 24.57% 25.53% 30.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 66 100
Southampton median daily rate £425 £366 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.04% -2.98% +0.67%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £292
90th Percentile £600 £594 £471
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% -0.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Southampton median hourly rate £48.25 £29.38 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.26% +125.96% -56.67%
10th Percentile £42.43 £18.75 £9.48
90th Percentile £57.48 £41.00 £39.90
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £43.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +21.43%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Southampton

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Spring.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) GWT
4 5 (62.50%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (62.50%) Hibernate
4 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 5 (62.50%) JSP
5 4 (50.00%) JMS
5 4 (50.00%) XSLT
5 4 (50.00%) JUnit
5 4 (50.00%) JSF
5 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (50.00%) XQuery
5 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (50.00%) Coaching
6 3 (37.50%) RESTful
6 3 (37.50%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (37.50%) Java EE
6 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
6 3 (37.50%) CSS
6 3 (37.50%) HTML
6 3 (37.50%) Oracle
6 3 (37.50%) SQL
6 3 (37.50%) N-Tier
6 3 (37.50%) Servlets
7 2 (25.00%) Linux
7 2 (25.00%) JBoss
7 2 (25.00%) Apache
7 2 (25.00%) J2EE
7 2 (25.00%) Google

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 3 (37.50%) Oracle Service Bus
1 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
2 2 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) JBoss
2 2 (25.00%) Jetty
3 1 (12.50%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) InterSystems Cache
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Redis
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 1 (12.50%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Hybris Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) GWT
2 5 (62.50%) Hibernate
2 5 (62.50%) JSP
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) JMS
3 4 (50.00%) JSF
3 4 (50.00%) XSLT
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) Java EE
4 3 (37.50%) RESTful
4 3 (37.50%) Servlets
5 2 (25.00%) Apache Commons
5 2 (25.00%) J2EE
5 2 (25.00%) Java SE
5 2 (25.00%) WebSockets
6 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) N-Tier
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Coaching
2 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) XQuery
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Java 8
5 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) hybris