Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 41 43
Rank change year-on-year +29 +2 +14
Contract jobs citing Spring 60 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 11.63% 0.87% 2.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.57% 3.33% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 4 5
Southampton median daily rate £513 £350 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.43% +0.29% -6.93%
10th Percentile £399 £325 £325
90th Percentile £538 £489 £367
Hampshire median daily rate £513 £450 £378
% change year-on-year +13.89% +19.21% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £44.75
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.03% -

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 210 120 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 40.70% 25.97% 25.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 64 89
Southampton median daily rate £500 £366 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.52% -2.33% +1.35%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £488
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Southampton median hourly rate - £16.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +25.00% -35.00%
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year - -1.16% +17.81%

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

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Southampton over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in Southampton

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 60 (100.00%) Java
2 57 (95.00%) Hibernate
3 53 (88.33%) TDD
4 51 (85.00%) MongoDB
4 51 (85.00%) NoSQL
5 47 (78.33%) Greenfield Project
6 46 (76.67%) BDD
7 33 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (51.67%) RESTful
9 29 (48.33%) Java 8
9 29 (48.33%) Spring Boot
9 29 (48.33%) Docker
10 28 (46.67%) Microservices
10 28 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
10 28 (46.67%) Apache Cassandra
10 28 (46.67%) Maven
11 27 (45.00%) Web Services
12 26 (43.33%) JMS
13 25 (41.67%) MVC
13 25 (41.67%) JBoss
13 25 (41.67%) Jetty
13 25 (41.67%) REST
14 23 (38.33%) Puppet
14 23 (38.33%) Scala
14 23 (38.33%) Hadoop
14 23 (38.33%) Git (software)
14 23 (38.33%) Multithreading
14 23 (38.33%) Spring MVC
14 23 (38.33%) Software Engineering
14 23 (38.33%) Tomcat

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 25 (41.67%) JBoss
1 25 (41.67%) Jetty
2 23 (38.33%) MQSeries
2 23 (38.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.33%) Apache
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (3.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.67%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 28 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (85.00%) MongoDB
1 51 (85.00%) NoSQL
2 28 (46.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 23 (38.33%) Couchbase
3 23 (38.33%) Hadoop
4 6 (10.00%) Redis
5 5 (8.33%) Riak
6 1 (1.67%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 28 (46.67%) Maven
2 23 (38.33%) Git (software)
2 23 (38.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.00%) JUnit
General
1 23 (38.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 60 (100.00%) Developer
2 59 (98.33%) Java Developer
3 5 (8.33%) AWS Developer
3 5 (8.33%) Lead Developer
3 5 (8.33%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (1.67%) Architect
4 1 (1.67%) AWS Architect
4 1 (1.67%) Hybris Developer
4 1 (1.67%) Java Architect
4 1 (1.67%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (1.67%) Lead Architect
4 1 (1.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (95.00%) Hibernate
2 31 (51.67%) RESTful
3 29 (48.33%) Spring Boot
4 27 (45.00%) Web Services
5 26 (43.33%) JMS
6 25 (41.67%) REST
7 23 (38.33%) Play Framework
7 23 (38.33%) Spring MVC
8 5 (8.33%) GWT
9 4 (6.67%) CSS
9 4 (6.67%) HTML
9 4 (6.67%) JSP
10 3 (5.00%) J2EE
10 3 (5.00%) JSF
10 3 (5.00%) Servlets
10 3 (5.00%) XSLT
11 2 (3.33%) Apache Commons
11 2 (3.33%) Java EE
11 2 (3.33%) Java SE
11 2 (3.33%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 47 (78.33%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.33%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.33%) User Experience
3 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Linux
1 2 (3.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (88.33%) TDD
2 46 (76.67%) BDD
3 33 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (46.67%) Microservices
5 25 (41.67%) MVC
6 23 (38.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 23 (38.33%) Multithreading
6 23 (38.33%) Software Engineering
7 6 (10.00%) DevOps
8 4 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (5.00%) Coaching
9 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.33%) Cybersecurity
11 1 (1.67%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (1.67%) Kanban
11 1 (1.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (48.33%) Java 8
3 23 (38.33%) Java 9
3 23 (38.33%) Scala
4 7 (11.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.00%) XQuery
6 2 (3.33%) SQL
7 1 (1.67%) Python
7 1 (1.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 29 (48.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (38.33%) Ansible
1 23 (38.33%) Cobbler
1 23 (38.33%) Opscode Chef
1 23 (38.33%) Puppet
2 6 (10.00%) Kubernetes
3 5 (8.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (3.33%) Google
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle
2 1 (1.67%) hybris