Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 20 November 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.

Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 35 30
Rank change year-on-year +22 -5 0
Contract jobs citing Spring 38 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 8.68% 2.12% 3.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% 7.89% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 8
Watford median daily rate £425 £465 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.60% +25.68% -5.13%
10th Percentile £370 £458 £325
90th Percentile £538 £525 £425
Hertfordshire median daily rate £463 £444 £395
% change year-on-year +4.23% +12.34% +1.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 152 76 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 34.70% 26.86% 33.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 30 37
Watford median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £271 £213 £294
90th Percentile £591 £489 £443
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Watford median hourly rate - - £35.00
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.00 £34.81 £20.94
% change year-on-year -56.91% +66.29% -49.55%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Watford

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in Watford

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Watford over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Spring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Spring.

1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (81.58%) MVC
3 30 (78.95%) SQL
4 29 (76.32%) JSP
5 26 (68.42%) Finance
5 26 (68.42%) JSON
5 26 (68.42%) Spring MVC
6 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (31.58%) REST
8 11 (28.95%) TDD
8 11 (28.95%) Web Services
9 10 (26.32%) French Language
10 9 (23.68%) HTML
10 9 (23.68%) Scrum
11 8 (21.05%) CSS
11 8 (21.05%) J2EE
11 8 (21.05%) SOAP
11 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
11 8 (21.05%) Microservices
11 8 (21.05%) Spring Boot
12 7 (18.42%) Kanban
12 7 (18.42%) HTML5
12 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
13 6 (15.79%) JUnit
13 6 (15.79%) Linux
13 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
13 6 (15.79%) Apache
13 6 (15.79%) AngularJS
13 6 (15.79%) Web Development
13 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 6 (15.79%) Apache
2 5 (13.16%) Tomcat
3 4 (10.53%) MQSeries
4 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.63%) CMS
5 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) MongoDB
2 4 (10.53%) MySQL
3 2 (5.26%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.79%) JUnit
3 5 (13.16%) Maven
3 5 (13.16%) Subversion
4 4 (10.53%) Eclipse
4 4 (10.53%) Log4j
4 4 (10.53%) Mockito
4 4 (10.53%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (7.89%) Grunt
5 3 (7.89%) gulp
5 3 (7.89%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.63%) JMeter
6 1 (2.63%) jMock
6 1 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 26 (68.42%) Finance
2 10 (26.32%) French Language
3 5 (13.16%) Games
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (89.47%) Developer
2 32 (84.21%) Java Developer
3 22 (57.89%) JSP Developer
3 22 (57.89%) SQL Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Technical Leader
5 2 (5.26%) Java Web Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Java E-Commerce Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Java Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (76.32%) JSP
2 26 (68.42%) JSON
2 26 (68.42%) Spring MVC
3 12 (31.58%) REST
4 11 (28.95%) Web Services
5 9 (23.68%) HTML
6 8 (21.05%) CSS
6 8 (21.05%) J2EE
6 8 (21.05%) SOAP
6 8 (21.05%) Spring Boot
7 7 (18.42%) HTML5
8 6 (15.79%) AngularJS
9 5 (13.16%) EJB
9 5 (13.16%) JDBC
9 5 (13.16%) XML
10 4 (10.53%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (10.53%) JMS
10 4 (10.53%) Spring Security
10 4 (10.53%) XSD
10 4 (10.53%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) HPUX
2 4 (10.53%) Solaris
2 4 (10.53%) Unix
3 2 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (81.58%) MVC
2 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (28.95%) TDD
4 9 (23.68%) Scrum
5 8 (21.05%) Microservices
6 7 (18.42%) Kanban
7 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
7 6 (15.79%) Web Development
8 4 (10.53%) BDD
8 4 (10.53%) Dependency Management
8 4 (10.53%) ETL
8 4 (10.53%) Front End Development
8 4 (10.53%) Pair Programming
8 4 (10.53%) RAD
8 4 (10.53%) Test Automation
9 3 (7.89%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (7.89%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 3 (7.89%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (7.89%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (78.95%) SQL
3 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.89%) Groovy
5 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.63%) C
6 1 (2.63%) C#
6 1 (2.63%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) IBM
1 4 (10.53%) Talend
2 3 (7.89%) New Relic
3 2 (5.26%) Sybase
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle