Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 46 52
Rank change year-on-year +36 +6 +12
Contract jobs citing Spring 81 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 15.37% 0.43% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.91% 1.75% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 1 1
Southampton median daily rate £513 £525 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +55.56% +28.57%
10th Percentile £489 £513 £331
90th Percentile £538 £538 £344
Hampshire median daily rate £513 £465 £435
% change year-on-year +10.22% +6.90% +16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £38.75

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 232 114 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 44.02% 24.36% 18.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 67 64
Southampton median daily rate £488 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £355 £300 £265
90th Percentile £538 £530 £538
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Southampton median hourly rate - £45.20 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +268.94% -67.33%
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

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 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in Southampton

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 81 (100.00%) Java
2 80 (98.77%) Hibernate
3 76 (93.83%) TDD
4 72 (88.89%) MongoDB
4 72 (88.89%) NoSQL
5 69 (85.19%) Greenfield Project
6 67 (82.72%) BDD
7 52 (64.20%) Spring Boot
8 51 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
9 50 (61.73%) Maven
9 50 (61.73%) RESTful
9 50 (61.73%) Microservices
9 50 (61.73%) Java 8
10 49 (60.49%) Docker
11 47 (58.02%) Apache Cassandra
12 44 (54.32%) MVC
12 44 (54.32%) JMS
12 44 (54.32%) Web Services
13 43 (53.09%) REST
14 42 (51.85%) Couchbase
14 42 (51.85%) Jenkins
14 42 (51.85%) Play Framework
14 42 (51.85%) MQSeries
14 42 (51.85%) Scala
14 42 (51.85%) Git (software)
14 42 (51.85%) Spring MVC
14 42 (51.85%) Games
14 42 (51.85%) Java 9
15 30 (37.04%) Amazon AWS
16 26 (32.10%) Ansible

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 42 (51.85%) MQSeries
2 25 (30.86%) JBoss
2 25 (30.86%) Jetty
2 25 (30.86%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (2.47%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 30 (37.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.23%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (88.89%) MongoDB
1 72 (88.89%) NoSQL
2 47 (58.02%) Apache Cassandra
3 42 (51.85%) Couchbase
4 25 (30.86%) Hadoop
5 5 (6.17%) Redis
5 5 (6.17%) Riak
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 50 (61.73%) Maven
2 42 (51.85%) Git (software)
2 42 (51.85%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.47%) JUnit
General
1 42 (51.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 80 (98.77%) Developer
1 80 (98.77%) Java Developer
2 5 (6.17%) AWS Developer
2 5 (6.17%) Lead Developer
2 5 (6.17%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (1.23%) Architect
3 1 (1.23%) Automation Tester
3 1 (1.23%) AWS Architect
3 1 (1.23%) Java Architect
3 1 (1.23%) Lead Architect
3 1 (1.23%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (98.77%) Hibernate
2 52 (64.20%) Spring Boot
3 50 (61.73%) RESTful
4 44 (54.32%) JMS
4 44 (54.32%) Web Services
5 43 (53.09%) REST
6 42 (51.85%) Play Framework
6 42 (51.85%) Spring MVC
7 2 (2.47%) CSS
7 2 (2.47%) CSS3
7 2 (2.47%) GWT
7 2 (2.47%) HTML
7 2 (2.47%) HTML5
7 2 (2.47%) Java EE
7 2 (2.47%) JSF
7 2 (2.47%) JSP
7 2 (2.47%) XSLT
8 1 (1.23%) J2EE
8 1 (1.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 69 (85.19%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.47%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (93.83%) TDD
2 67 (82.72%) BDD
3 51 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (61.73%) Microservices
5 44 (54.32%) MVC
6 25 (30.86%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 25 (30.86%) Multithreading
6 25 (30.86%) Software Engineering
7 6 (7.41%) DevOps
8 4 (4.94%) Test Automation
9 3 (3.70%) OO
9 3 (3.70%) Problem-Solving
10 2 (2.47%) Coaching
10 2 (2.47%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 81 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (61.73%) Java 8
3 42 (51.85%) Java 9
3 42 (51.85%) Scala
4 4 (4.94%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.70%) SQL
6 2 (2.47%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.47%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (2.47%) Degree
System Software
1 49 (60.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (32.10%) Ansible
2 25 (30.86%) Cobbler
2 25 (30.86%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (30.86%) Puppet
3 7 (8.64%) Kubernetes
4 5 (6.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle