Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Spring Batch skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Spring Batch over the 6 months to 17 January 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.

Spring Batch
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 860 842 852
Rank change year-on-year -18 +10 -8
Contract jobs citing Spring Batch 36 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.024% 0.019%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.076% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 19 10
UK median daily rate £425 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +1.12% +18.67%
10th Percentile £355 £320 £337
90th Percentile £625 £570 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £340 £375
% change year-on-year +22.06% -9.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 31,976 30,160 30,484
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.88% 30.98% 28.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,812 20,815 21,041
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £278
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 331 339 559
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £18.50 £14.70 £15.04
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.00 £55.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%

Spring Batch
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring Batch in the UK

Spring Batch
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring Batch in the UK

Spring Batch
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring Batch over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring Batch in the UK

Spring Batch
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring Batch within the UK over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
England +8 27 £475 -9.52% 4
UK excluding London +37 18 £415 +22.06% 2
London -17 18 £550 +4.76% 4
Northern Ireland - 6 £418 -
North of England +51 4 £425 -
East of England - 4 £355 -
Scotland -17 3 £375 +10.29% 2
North West +18 2 £375 -
Yorkshire - 2 £425 -
South East - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Spring Batch also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Spring Batch.

1 36 (100.00%) Java
1 36 (100.00%) Spring
2 24 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 19 (52.78%) Maven
4 18 (50.00%) TDD
4 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 17 (47.22%) MVC
5 17 (47.22%) Cucumber
6 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (44.44%) Oracle
6 16 (44.44%) Spring Integration
6 16 (44.44%) Spring Boot
7 15 (41.67%) XML
7 15 (41.67%) Spring Security
8 14 (38.89%) Git (software)
8 14 (38.89%) Web Services
8 14 (38.89%) CSS
8 14 (38.89%) Banking
8 14 (38.89%) Hibernate
8 14 (38.89%) Greenfield Project
9 12 (33.33%) HTML
9 12 (33.33%) Eclipse
9 12 (33.33%) RESTful
9 12 (33.33%) JIRA
9 12 (33.33%) WebSphere
10 11 (30.56%) JPA
10 11 (30.56%) REST
10 11 (30.56%) Linux
11 10 (27.78%) Subversion
12 9 (25.00%) JMS

Spring Batch
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 12 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 8 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (19.44%) Apache
4 6 (16.67%) GemFire
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle Coherence
4 6 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 6 (16.67%) WebLogic
5 5 (13.89%) Apache Solr
6 3 (8.33%) JBoss
7 2 (5.56%) Anypoint
8 1 (2.78%) Confluence
8 1 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Loan IQ
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) npm
2 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon S3
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (5.56%) GitHub
3 2 (5.56%) Serverless
4 1 (2.78%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) FTP
1 2 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) DB2
1 6 (16.67%) DB2 UDB
1 6 (16.67%) Jackrabbit
1 6 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 6 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 5 (13.89%) Big Data
2 5 (13.89%) MySQL
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.56%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (52.78%) Maven
2 17 (47.22%) Cucumber
3 14 (38.89%) Git (software)
4 12 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 12 (33.33%) JIRA
5 10 (27.78%) Subversion
6 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 6 (16.67%) Bower
7 6 (16.67%) Grunt
7 6 (16.67%) IntelliJ
7 6 (16.67%) Jasmine
7 6 (16.67%) JUnit
8 5 (13.89%) Mockito
8 5 (13.89%) Selenium
9 3 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (5.56%) Artifactory
10 2 (5.56%) EasyMock
10 2 (5.56%) git-flow
10 2 (5.56%) Gradle
10 2 (5.56%) SonarQube
General
1 14 (38.89%) Banking
2 6 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (94.44%) Developer
2 30 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 11 (30.56%) Senior Developer
4 10 (27.78%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Lead Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Lead Java Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Integration Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Agile Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Angular Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Java Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Java Team Leader
8 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.78%) Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Business Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) Spring
2 24 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 16 (44.44%) Spring Boot
3 16 (44.44%) Spring Integration
4 15 (41.67%) Spring Security
4 15 (41.67%) XML
5 14 (38.89%) CSS
5 14 (38.89%) Hibernate
5 14 (38.89%) Web Services
6 12 (33.33%) HTML
6 12 (33.33%) RESTful
7 11 (30.56%) JPA
7 11 (30.56%) REST
8 9 (25.00%) JMS
8 9 (25.00%) Spring MVC
9 8 (22.22%) HTML5
10 6 (16.67%) Ajax
10 6 (16.67%) CSS3
10 6 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
10 6 (16.67%) JSR 170
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.33%) Equities
2 3 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) Unix
3 3 (8.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) TDD
2 17 (47.22%) MVC
3 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (22.22%) DevOps
5 7 (19.44%) Front End Development
5 7 (19.44%) Test Automation
6 6 (16.67%) BDD
6 6 (16.67%) Document Management
6 6 (16.67%) ETL
6 6 (16.67%) SOA
6 6 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 6 (16.67%) Web Development
7 5 (13.89%) Microservices
7 5 (13.89%) Scrum
7 5 (13.89%) Workflow
8 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.33%) Open Source
8 3 (8.33%) Project Management
8 3 (8.33%) SDLC
8 3 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (22.22%) SQL
4 6 (16.67%) TypeScript
5 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Grafana
1 2 (5.56%) Graylog
1 2 (5.56%) Puppet
1 2 (5.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Oracle
2 6 (16.67%) TIBCO
3 2 (5.56%) Misys
3 2 (5.56%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat