Period
to 22 September 2018

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 6 months to 22 September 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 Integration
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 770 691 813
Rank change year-on-year -79 +122 +4
Contract jobs citing Spring Integration 120 171 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.17% 0.091%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.53% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 139 87
UK median daily rate £600 £435 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.93% -20.91% +37.50%
10th Percentile £404 £363 £404
90th Percentile £700 £625 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £413 £406
% change year-on-year +11.52% +1.54% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Spring Integration 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 35,654 31,963 32,165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.98% 32.38% 29.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,160 22,196 22,459
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £310 £294
90th Percentile £625 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 336 393 387
UK median hourly rate £41.69 £40.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.22% +9.59% -1.46%
10th Percentile £15.12 £16.25 £13.40
90th Percentile £60.00 £53.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% +11.11% -4.00%

Spring Integration
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 22 September 2018.

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 7 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 6 months to 22 September 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 -39 87 £625 +19.05% 18
London -29 74 £625 +13.64% 9
UK excluding London -84 42 £460 +11.52% 14
Northern Ireland +5 16 £460 +11.52% 2
South East -21 13 £400 +14.29% 5
Scotland - 9 £355 - 2
Wales -25 4 £400 -11.11% 1

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Spring Integration 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 with a requirement for Spring Integration.

1 120 (100.00%) Spring
2 118 (98.33%) Java
3 63 (52.50%) Banking
4 61 (50.83%) Apache Camel
5 55 (45.83%) Middleware
6 51 (42.50%) SQL
7 50 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (41.67%) Front Office
8 48 (40.00%) Finance
9 45 (37.50%) Mule
10 44 (36.67%) Relational Database
11 43 (35.83%) Linux
12 40 (33.33%) Git (software)
13 39 (32.50%) Microservices
13 39 (32.50%) Unix
14 37 (30.83%) J2EE
15 36 (30.00%) Spring Boot
16 35 (29.17%) MVC
17 34 (28.33%) Maven
17 34 (28.33%) Investment Banking
18 33 (27.50%) Jenkins
19 32 (26.67%) Hibernate
20 28 (23.33%) JTA
20 28 (23.33%) Apache
20 28 (23.33%) JTS
20 28 (23.33%) Java 8
21 26 (21.67%) JavaScript
22 24 (20.00%) RESTful
23 23 (19.17%) Web Services
23 23 (19.17%) JMS

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 45 (37.50%) Mule
2 28 (23.33%) Apache
3 10 (8.33%) Apache Spark
4 6 (5.00%) nginx
4 6 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.00%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.17%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (4.17%) WebLogic
6 4 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (3.33%) Mule ESB
7 2 (1.67%) GemFire
7 2 (1.67%) Gunicorn
7 2 (1.67%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.83%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.17%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.83%) SaaS
3 6 (5.00%) npm
3 6 (5.00%) Yarn
4 5 (4.17%) GitHub
4 5 (4.17%) PaaS
5 4 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.67%) Slack
6 2 (1.67%) Trello
7 1 (0.83%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.83%) IaaS
7 1 (0.83%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.83%) AMQP
2 6 (5.00%) Kerberos
3 4 (3.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (36.67%) Relational Database
2 11 (9.17%) Big Data
2 11 (9.17%) SQL Server
3 10 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 9 (7.50%) MongoDB
4 9 (7.50%) NoSQL
5 6 (5.00%) Redis
5 6 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (4.17%) Hadoop
7 4 (3.33%) DB2
7 4 (3.33%) DB2 UDB
7 4 (3.33%) MySQL
7 4 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.50%) Apache Hive
8 3 (2.50%) HBase
9 2 (1.67%) Flink
9 2 (1.67%) OLTP
10 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.83%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 40 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 34 (28.33%) Maven
3 33 (27.50%) Jenkins
4 18 (15.00%) JUnit
5 10 (8.33%) Cucumber
6 7 (5.83%) TeamCity
7 6 (5.00%) Eclipse
7 6 (5.00%) Selenium
8 5 (4.17%) Gerrit
8 5 (4.17%) Gradle
8 5 (4.17%) JIRA
8 5 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (3.33%) Bower
9 4 (3.33%) Grunt
9 4 (3.33%) IntelliJ
9 4 (3.33%) Jasmine
9 4 (3.33%) JBehave
10 3 (2.50%) Liquibase
11 2 (1.67%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.83%) GitLab
General
1 63 (52.50%) Banking
2 50 (41.67%) Front Office
3 48 (40.00%) Finance
4 34 (28.33%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.67%) Automotive
5 2 (1.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 110 (91.67%) Developer
2 104 (86.67%) Java Developer
3 50 (41.67%) Integration Developer
4 7 (5.83%) Lead Developer
4 7 (5.83%) Lead Java Developer
5 6 (5.00%) Apache Spark Developer
6 5 (4.17%) Senior Developer
6 5 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (3.33%) Consultant
7 4 (3.33%) Java Engineer
8 3 (2.50%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (2.50%) Integration Consultant
8 3 (2.50%) J2EE Developer
8 3 (2.50%) Java Consultant
8 3 (2.50%) Java Integration Consultant
8 3 (2.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (2.50%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (2.50%) Senior Java Consultant
9 2 (1.67%) Applications Developer
9 2 (1.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (100.00%) Spring
2 61 (50.83%) Apache Camel
3 55 (45.83%) Middleware
4 37 (30.83%) J2EE
5 36 (30.00%) Spring Boot
6 32 (26.67%) Hibernate
7 28 (23.33%) JTA
7 28 (23.33%) JTS
8 24 (20.00%) RESTful
9 23 (19.17%) JMS
9 23 (19.17%) Web Services
10 21 (17.50%) XML
11 20 (16.67%) Kafka
11 20 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
12 19 (15.83%) REST
13 17 (14.17%) CSS
13 17 (14.17%) HTML
14 16 (13.33%) Spring Batch
15 15 (12.50%) JSON
15 15 (12.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.33%) Equities
2 16 (13.33%) Derivative
2 16 (13.33%) Fixed Income
3 11 (9.17%) Mobile App
4 10 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (5.00%) Data Structures
6 4 (3.33%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.50%) SWIFT
7 3 (2.50%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.67%) Digital Wallet
8 2 (1.67%) Fintech
8 2 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.67%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (35.83%) Linux
2 39 (32.50%) Unix
3 1 (0.83%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (32.50%) Microservices
3 35 (29.17%) MVC
4 23 (19.17%) TDD
5 21 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 11 (9.17%) SOLID
8 10 (8.33%) ETL
8 10 (8.33%) SDLC
9 9 (7.50%) BDD
9 9 (7.50%) Scrum
10 8 (6.67%) Analytics
10 8 (6.67%) Decision-Making
10 8 (6.67%) OO
10 8 (6.67%) OOP
10 8 (6.67%) Open Source
10 8 (6.67%) SOA
10 8 (6.67%) Unit Testing
11 6 (5.00%) Data Analytics
11 6 (5.00%) Garbage Collection
Programming Languages
1 118 (98.33%) Java
2 51 (42.50%) SQL
3 28 (23.33%) Java 8
4 26 (21.67%) JavaScript
5 12 (10.00%) Python
6 6 (5.00%) C#
6 6 (5.00%) ES6
6 6 (5.00%) Shell Script
6 6 (5.00%) TypeScript
7 2 (1.67%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.67%) R
7 2 (1.67%) Scala
8 1 (0.83%) C++
8 1 (0.83%) Groovy
8 1 (0.83%) Korn
8 1 (0.83%) Kotlin
8 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.83%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (10.83%) Degree
2 4 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.83%) OCPJP
3 1 (0.83%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 15 (12.50%) Docker
2 10 (8.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (2.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 16 (13.33%) Kubernetes
2 6 (5.00%) Hadoop YARN
3 4 (3.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (11.67%) Oracle
2 11 (9.17%) MuleSoft
3 6 (5.00%) Guidewire
3 6 (5.00%) Hortonworks
4 5 (4.17%) IBM
5 2 (1.67%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.67%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.83%) ForgeRock
6 1 (0.83%) Google
6 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.83%) Solace
6 1 (0.83%) Sun