Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Spring Boot skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Spring Boot over the 6 months to 16 December 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 Boot
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 191 172
Rank change year-on-year +35 -19 -
Contract jobs citing Spring Boot 32 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.67% 0.34% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.59% 1.33% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 1
West Midlands median daily rate £513 £440 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.48% +35.38% -
10th Percentile £409 £398 £313
90th Percentile £633 £543 £338
England median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.00 - -

Spring Boot 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1236 1505 1136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 25.69% 25.57% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 818 923 690
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £260 £270 £228
90th Percentile £565 £525 £503
England median daily rate £475 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 14 31
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.58 £22.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.00% -26.67% +4.57%
10th Percentile £14.31 £9.58 £11.00
90th Percentile £42.35 £35.41 £43.78
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

Spring Boot
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Spring Boot as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Spring Boot in the West Midlands

Spring Boot
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring Boot in the West Midlands

Spring Boot
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring Boot in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring Boot in the West Midlands

Spring Boot
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring Boot within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. 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
Birmingham 0 12 £444 +14.52% 2
Coventry +18 5 - -
Walsall - 5 £580 -
Warwickshire - 5 - -
Shropshire +7 2 - -
Spring Boot
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Spring Boot 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Spring Boot.

1 32 (100.00%) Java
1 32 (100.00%) Spring
2 25 (78.13%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (75.00%) TDD
4 22 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (68.75%) Scrum
4 22 (68.75%) Kanban
4 22 (68.75%) Jenkins
5 20 (62.50%) Docker
5 20 (62.50%) RESTful
5 20 (62.50%) JUnit
6 18 (56.25%) SOAP
7 15 (46.88%) Java EE
8 14 (43.75%) Unit Testing
8 14 (43.75%) REST
8 14 (43.75%) SQL
9 12 (37.50%) MySQL
9 12 (37.50%) JBoss
9 12 (37.50%) Hibernate
9 12 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
9 12 (37.50%) PaaS
9 12 (37.50%) MongoDB
9 12 (37.50%) NoSQL
9 12 (37.50%) Git (software)
10 10 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (31.25%) JMS
10 10 (31.25%) Maven
10 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
10 10 (31.25%) DSDM
10 10 (31.25%) SOA

Spring Boot
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (37.50%) JBoss
2 10 (31.25%) Apache Spark
2 10 (31.25%) Cloud Foundry
2 10 (31.25%) GlassFish
2 10 (31.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (31.25%) WildFly
3 2 (6.25%) Apache
3 2 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (6.25%) Mule
3 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 12 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (37.50%) PaaS
2 8 (25.00%) Heroku
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (15.63%) GitHub
3 5 (15.63%) IaaS
3 5 (15.63%) SaaS
4 4 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (9.38%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) HTTP
1 2 (6.25%) SSL
1 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) MongoDB
1 12 (37.50%) MySQL
1 12 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 10 (31.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (31.25%) Big Data
2 10 (31.25%) Hadoop
2 10 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.25%) MariaDB
3 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (68.75%) Jenkins
2 20 (62.50%) JUnit
3 12 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 10 (31.25%) Hudson
4 10 (31.25%) JBehave
4 10 (31.25%) Maven
5 8 (25.00%) DbUnit
5 8 (25.00%) jMock
5 8 (25.00%) Mockito
5 8 (25.00%) SonarQube
6 5 (15.63%) Bitbucket
7 3 (9.38%) GitLab
8 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
8 2 (6.25%) IntelliJ
8 2 (6.25%) JHipster
8 2 (6.25%) Liquibase
General
1 8 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) Architect
2 11 (34.38%) Senior Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Digital Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Java Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Java Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Agile Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (9.38%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Java Programmer
7 2 (6.25%) Lead Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Programmer
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Leader
8 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Messaging Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) Spring
2 20 (62.50%) RESTful
3 18 (56.25%) SOAP
4 15 (46.88%) Java EE
5 14 (43.75%) REST
6 12 (37.50%) Hibernate
7 10 (31.25%) HornetQ
7 10 (31.25%) JAX-RS
7 10 (31.25%) JMS
7 10 (31.25%) RESTEasy
7 10 (31.25%) WireMock
8 9 (28.13%) Web Services
9 8 (25.00%) PowerMock
10 7 (21.88%) J2EE
11 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
11 5 (15.63%) Apache Camel
12 4 (12.50%) JSON
12 4 (12.50%) XML
13 2 (6.25%) Java SE
13 2 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Android
1 10 (31.25%) Apple iOS
2 5 (15.63%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) AIX
3 2 (6.25%) HPUX
3 2 (6.25%) Solaris
3 2 (6.25%) Unix
3 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) Continuous Integration
2 24 (75.00%) TDD
3 22 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (68.75%) Kanban
3 22 (68.75%) Scrum
4 14 (43.75%) Unit Testing
5 10 (31.25%) Analytics
5 10 (31.25%) API Design
5 10 (31.25%) Dependency Injection
5 10 (31.25%) DSDM
5 10 (31.25%) Functional Testing
5 10 (31.25%) Mathematics
5 10 (31.25%) Microservices
5 10 (31.25%) Personalization
5 10 (31.25%) Predictive Analytics
5 10 (31.25%) SOA
5 10 (31.25%) Software Delivery
5 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
6 9 (28.13%) Open Source
7 8 (25.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (43.75%) SQL
3 10 (31.25%) Scala
4 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.25%) Groovy
5 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
2 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (62.50%) Docker
2 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 7 (21.88%) Ansible
2 7 (21.88%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (21.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Oracle
2 8 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (12.50%) VMware
4 3 (9.38%) Apigee
4 3 (9.38%) MuleSoft
4 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.25%) webMethods
5 2 (6.25%) WSO2