The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Spring Integration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Spring Integration over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 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 Integration
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 566 571 601
Rank change year-on-year +5 +30  
Contract jobs citing Spring Integration 42 68 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.093% 0.13% 0.076%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.45% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 41 19
Median daily rate £375 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +26.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £375 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £625 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £340
% change year-on-year - +10.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Spring Integration is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 14193 14997 14342
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.48% 27.99% 26.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9846 10410 9296
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 223 192
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.67% +10.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

Spring Integration
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Spring Integration as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Spring Integration in the UK

Spring Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring Integration in the UK

Spring Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring Integration over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring Integration in the UK

Spring Integration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring Integration.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spring Integration in the UK

Spring Integration
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring Integration within the UK over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +2 36 £375 -21.05% 12
South East +16 14 £350 -3.97% 1
South West +4 12 £375 - 6
London -7 8 £750 +50.00% 3
Gloucestershire +6 7 £375 - 3
Milton Keynes - 7 £348 -
Buckinghamshire - 7 £348 -
Scotland +29 6 £350 -
Hampshire +5 4 - -
Livingston - 4 - -
West Lothian - 4 - -
Farnborough +3 3 - -
Yorkshire +10 2 £500 +25.00% 1
Dorset - 2 - - 2
Edinburgh - 2 £350 -
Bournemouth - 2 - - 2
Hove - 2 £398 -
East Sussex - 2 £398 -
Glasgow - 2 £350 -
City of London -12 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £488 - 1

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Spring Integration 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 Integration.

1 97 (98.98%) Spring
2 94 (95.92%) Java
3 48 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (46.94%) Maven
5 44 (44.90%) Finance
5 44 (44.90%) XML
6 41 (41.84%) MVC
7 40 (40.82%) TDD
7 40 (40.82%) Web Services
7 40 (40.82%) Spring MVC
8 39 (39.80%) HTML
9 38 (38.78%) Linux
9 38 (38.78%) Hibernate
9 38 (38.78%) Scrum
9 38 (38.78%) Git (software)
9 38 (38.78%) Apache Camel
10 37 (37.76%) AngularJS
10 37 (37.76%) Oracle
11 36 (36.73%) JMS
12 33 (33.67%) REST
13 31 (31.63%) SQL
13 31 (31.63%) Jenkins
14 30 (30.61%) CSS
14 30 (30.61%) JSON
15 29 (29.59%) Microservices
16 28 (28.57%) RESTful
16 28 (28.57%) XSLT
16 28 (28.57%) Banking
17 27 (27.55%) Unix
18 26 (26.53%) JavaScript

Spring Integration
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 18 (18.37%) Mule ESB
2 17 (17.35%) Mule
3 16 (16.33%) Tomcat
3 16 (16.33%) WebSphere
4 9 (9.18%) Apache
5 5 (5.10%) Apache Spark
5 5 (5.10%) GemFire
5 5 (5.10%) Jetty
6 4 (4.08%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (4.08%) Oracle Coherence
6 4 (4.08%) WebLogic
7 3 (3.06%) Confluence
8 2 (2.04%) CMS
8 2 (2.04%) CoreMedia CMS
8 2 (2.04%) JBoss
9 1 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.02%) IIS
9 1 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 15 (15.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (4.08%) Murex MxG2000
3 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.02%) Global One
3 1 (1.02%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.31%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (13.27%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (13.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (4.08%) PaaS
4 2 (2.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (2.04%) GitHub
4 2 (2.04%) Heroku
4 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.04%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.10%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.08%) Internet
3 3 (3.06%) AMQP
4 2 (2.04%) HTTP
5 1 (1.02%) DHCP
5 1 (1.02%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.27%) Oracle Database
2 9 (9.18%) MySQL
2 9 (9.18%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (9.18%) Oracle Database 12c
2 9 (9.18%) Relational Database
3 8 (8.16%) RDBMS
4 6 (6.12%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (6.12%) Big Data
5 5 (5.10%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.08%) Hazelcast
6 4 (4.08%) KDB
6 4 (4.08%) Neo4j
7 3 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.06%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.04%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.04%) HBase
8 2 (2.04%) OLTP
9 1 (1.02%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (1.02%) DB2
9 1 (1.02%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 46 (46.94%) Maven
2 38 (38.78%) Git (software)
3 31 (31.63%) Jenkins
4 26 (26.53%) JUnit
4 26 (26.53%) Mockito
5 19 (19.39%) Gradle
6 18 (18.37%) JIRA
7 15 (15.31%) Spock
8 10 (10.20%) Cucumber
8 10 (10.20%) TeamCity
9 8 (8.16%) Bitbucket
9 8 (8.16%) Subversion
10 6 (6.12%) Sonatype Nexus
11 5 (5.10%) Selenium
12 2 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (2.04%) Checkstyle
12 2 (2.04%) Cobertura
12 2 (2.04%) FindBugs
12 2 (2.04%) Mercurial
12 2 (2.04%) TestNG
General
1 44 (44.90%) Finance
2 28 (28.57%) Banking
3 15 (15.31%) Electronics
3 15 (15.31%) Manufacturing
3 15 (15.31%) Marketing
3 15 (15.31%) Telecoms
4 9 (9.18%) Games
5 7 (7.14%) Publishing
6 4 (4.08%) Front Office
6 4 (4.08%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.04%) Online Betting
7 2 (2.04%) Retail
8 1 (1.02%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 84 (85.71%) Developer
2 80 (81.63%) Java Developer
3 18 (18.37%) Senior Developer
3 18 (18.37%) Senior Java Developer
4 10 (10.20%) Full Stack Developer
5 8 (8.16%) Angular Developer
5 8 (8.16%) Integration Developer
6 7 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (4.08%) UI Developer
8 3 (3.06%) Agile Developer
8 3 (3.06%) Agile Java Developer
9 2 (2.04%) Analyst
9 2 (2.04%) Big Data Developer
9 2 (2.04%) Cloud Engineer
9 2 (2.04%) E-Commerce Developer
9 2 (2.04%) Java Architect
9 2 (2.04%) Java E-Commerce Developer
9 2 (2.04%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (2.04%) Technical Architect
9 2 (2.04%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (98.98%) Spring
2 44 (44.90%) XML
3 40 (40.82%) Spring MVC
3 40 (40.82%) Web Services
4 39 (39.80%) HTML
5 38 (38.78%) Apache Camel
5 38 (38.78%) Hibernate
6 37 (37.76%) AngularJS
7 36 (36.73%) JMS
8 33 (33.67%) REST
9 30 (30.61%) CSS
9 30 (30.61%) JSON
10 28 (28.57%) RESTful
10 28 (28.57%) XSLT
11 22 (22.45%) J2EE
11 22 (22.45%) JPA
12 19 (19.39%) jQuery
12 19 (19.39%) JSP
13 17 (17.35%) HTML5
13 17 (17.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.18%) Enterprise Software
1 9 (9.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (7.14%) Online Games
2 7 (7.14%) User Experience
3 5 (5.10%) Derivative
4 4 (4.08%) Fixed Income
4 4 (4.08%) Mobile Games
5 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.04%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.04%) Cloud Native
6 2 (2.04%) Equities
6 2 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.02%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.02%) iPad
7 1 (1.02%) Mashup
7 1 (1.02%) Online Gambling
7 1 (1.02%) Replication
7 1 (1.02%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 38 (38.78%) Linux
2 27 (27.55%) Unix
3 3 (3.06%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.04%) AIX
4 2 (2.04%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.04%) Windows
5 1 (1.02%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (41.84%) MVC
3 40 (40.82%) TDD
4 38 (38.78%) Scrum
5 29 (29.59%) Microservices
6 23 (23.47%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (20.41%) Integration Testing
8 18 (18.37%) DevOps
9 17 (17.35%) BDD
9 17 (17.35%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (17.35%) Unit Testing
10 16 (16.33%) Software Engineering
11 15 (15.31%) Digital Marketing
11 15 (15.31%) Programme Management
12 11 (11.22%) Continuous Delivery
12 11 (11.22%) Refactoring
12 11 (11.22%) Test Automation
13 9 (9.18%) Web Development
14 8 (8.16%) Low Latency
15 7 (7.14%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 94 (95.92%) Java
2 31 (31.63%) SQL
3 26 (26.53%) JavaScript
4 24 (24.49%) Shell Script
5 14 (14.29%) Korn
6 13 (13.27%) Groovy
7 12 (12.24%) XPath
8 9 (9.18%) PL/SQL
9 8 (8.16%) Python
10 6 (6.12%) Scala
11 5 (5.10%) Ruby
12 4 (4.08%) C#
12 4 (4.08%) C++
13 2 (2.04%) Bash Shell
13 2 (2.04%) Clojure
14 1 (1.02%) PHP
14 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.20%) QA
2 5 (5.10%) FATCA
3 4 (4.08%) MiFID
4 2 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (11.22%) Docker
2 2 (2.04%) HDFS
2 2 (2.04%) Varnish
3 1 (1.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (6.12%) Ansible
2 3 (3.06%) Puppet
3 2 (2.04%) Consul
3 2 (2.04%) Terraform
4 1 (1.02%) Control-M
Vendors
1 37 (37.76%) Oracle
2 15 (15.31%) SAP
2 15 (15.31%) Solace
3 12 (12.24%) IBM
4 11 (11.22%) MuleSoft
5 5 (5.10%) Sybase
6 4 (4.08%) Adobe
6 4 (4.08%) Apigee
6 4 (4.08%) Bloomberg
6 4 (4.08%) Murex
6 4 (4.08%) Reuters
7 3 (3.06%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.04%) Black Duck
9 1 (1.02%) Apple
9 1 (1.02%) Citrix
9 1 (1.02%) Fidessa
9 1 (1.02%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.02%) Sophis
9 1 (1.02%) SunGard
9 1 (1.02%) VMware