Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 44 49
Rank change year-on-year +36 +5 +11
Contract jobs citing Spring 82 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 15.36% 1.06% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.89% 3.94% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 4 0
Southampton median daily rate £513 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.43% - -
Hampshire median daily rate £513 £440 £435
% change year-on-year +16.48% +1.15% +16.00%
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% -

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 235 127 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 44.01% 27.02% 22.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 75 75
Southampton median daily rate £513 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.26% -3.13% +8.11%
10th Percentile £365 £300 £283
90th Percentile £575 £575 £513
Hampshire median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.38% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Southampton median hourly rate - £45.20 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +222.82% -62.67%
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44% +20.00%

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 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in Southampton

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 82 (100.00%) Java
2 80 (97.56%) Hibernate
3 76 (92.68%) TDD
4 72 (87.80%) MongoDB
4 72 (87.80%) NoSQL
5 69 (84.15%) Greenfield Project
6 67 (81.71%) BDD
7 52 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
7 52 (63.41%) Spring Boot
8 51 (62.20%) Java 8
8 51 (62.20%) RESTful
9 50 (60.98%) Maven
9 50 (60.98%) Microservices
10 49 (59.76%) Docker
11 47 (57.32%) Apache Cassandra
12 45 (54.88%) MVC
12 45 (54.88%) Web Services
13 44 (53.66%) JMS
14 43 (52.44%) REST
15 42 (51.22%) Scala
15 42 (51.22%) Couchbase
15 42 (51.22%) Jenkins
15 42 (51.22%) Spring MVC
15 42 (51.22%) Git (software)
15 42 (51.22%) MQSeries
15 42 (51.22%) Games
15 42 (51.22%) Play Framework
15 42 (51.22%) Java 9
16 30 (36.59%) Amazon AWS
17 26 (31.71%) 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 (51.22%) MQSeries
2 25 (30.49%) JBoss
2 25 (30.49%) Jetty
2 25 (30.49%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (2.44%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.22%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 30 (36.59%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.22%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (87.80%) MongoDB
1 72 (87.80%) NoSQL
2 47 (57.32%) Apache Cassandra
3 42 (51.22%) Couchbase
4 25 (30.49%) Hadoop
5 5 (6.10%) Redis
5 5 (6.10%) Riak
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 50 (60.98%) Maven
2 42 (51.22%) Git (software)
2 42 (51.22%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.44%) JUnit
General
1 42 (51.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 81 (98.78%) Developer
2 80 (97.56%) Java Developer
3 5 (6.10%) AWS Developer
3 5 (6.10%) Lead Developer
3 5 (6.10%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (1.22%) Architect
4 1 (1.22%) Automation Tester
4 1 (1.22%) AWS Architect
4 1 (1.22%) Hybris Developer
4 1 (1.22%) Java Architect
4 1 (1.22%) Lead Architect
4 1 (1.22%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (97.56%) Hibernate
2 52 (63.41%) Spring Boot
3 51 (62.20%) RESTful
4 45 (54.88%) Web Services
5 44 (53.66%) JMS
6 43 (52.44%) REST
7 42 (51.22%) Play Framework
7 42 (51.22%) Spring MVC
8 3 (3.66%) CSS
8 3 (3.66%) HTML
8 3 (3.66%) JSP
9 2 (2.44%) CSS3
9 2 (2.44%) GWT
9 2 (2.44%) HTML5
9 2 (2.44%) J2EE
9 2 (2.44%) Java EE
9 2 (2.44%) JSF
9 2 (2.44%) XSLT
10 1 (1.22%) Servlets
10 1 (1.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 69 (84.15%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.44%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (92.68%) TDD
2 67 (81.71%) BDD
3 52 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (60.98%) Microservices
5 45 (54.88%) MVC
6 25 (30.49%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 25 (30.49%) Multithreading
6 25 (30.49%) Software Engineering
7 7 (8.54%) DevOps
8 4 (4.88%) Test Automation
9 3 (3.66%) OO
9 3 (3.66%) Problem-Solving
10 2 (2.44%) Coaching
10 2 (2.44%) Mentoring
11 1 (1.22%) Kanban
11 1 (1.22%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 82 (100.00%) Java
2 51 (62.20%) Java 8
3 42 (51.22%) Java 9
3 42 (51.22%) Scala
4 5 (6.10%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.66%) SQL
6 2 (2.44%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.44%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (2.44%) Degree
System Software
1 49 (59.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (31.71%) Ansible
2 25 (30.49%) Cobbler
2 25 (30.49%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (30.49%) Puppet
3 7 (8.54%) Kubernetes
4 5 (6.10%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (3.66%) Oracle
2 1 (1.22%) hybris