Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 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 24 April 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
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 16 20
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 -1
Contract jobs citing Spring 4 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 6.25% 11.36% 2.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 21.28% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
West Lothian median daily rate £475 - £518
10th Percentile £450 - £509
90th Percentile £514 - £526
Scotland median daily rate £400 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +14.29% -3.45% -13.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Lothian median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 West Lothian with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Lothian
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 24 47 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 37.50% 53.41% 27.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 29 22
West Lothian median daily rate £338 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £263 £295 £313
90th Percentile £500 £427 £418
Scotland median daily rate £400 £365 £375
% change year-on-year +9.59% -2.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Lothian median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £24.25 £40.45 £23.75
% change year-on-year -40.04% +70.29% -39.87%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring in West Lothian

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in West Lothian

Spring
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the West Lothian region over the 6 months to 24 April 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
Livingston -1 4 £475 -
Spring
Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Spring.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (25.00%) Grafana
4 1 (25.00%) Angular 2
4 1 (25.00%) Kibana
4 1 (25.00%) Microservices
4 1 (25.00%) Docker
4 1 (25.00%) logstash
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Spring Integration
4 1 (25.00%) FishEye
4 1 (25.00%) Pentaho

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (25.00%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) FishEye
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Developer in Test
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Angular Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) Angular 2
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Spring Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Microservices
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Grafana
1 1 (25.00%) Kibana
1 1 (25.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle