Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 51 33
Rank change year-on-year +33 -18 +3
Contract jobs citing Spring 93 36 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 8.89% 2.87% 5.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.69% 8.55% 14.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 23 38
West Sussex median daily rate £463 £475 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +0.53% +18.13%
10th Percentile £315 £307 £361
90th Percentile £613 £568 £520
South East median daily rate £465 £464 £415
% change year-on-year +0.27% +11.75% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £38.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +16.13% -3.13% +14.29%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 303 421 439
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 28.97% 33.52% 36.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 221 290
West Sussex median daily rate £446 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.84% +9.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £305 £308 £299
90th Percentile £620 £538 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 13
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +14.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £42.50 £36.08 £33.20
90th Percentile £51.00 £46.60 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring in West Sussex

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in West Sussex

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in West Sussex

Spring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spring in West Sussex

Spring
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Worthing +31 57 £480 -4.00% 1
Crawley +6 12 £275 -49.43%
Gatwick +8 4 £330 -34.00%
Spring
South East

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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Spring.

1 76 (81.72%) Java
2 68 (73.12%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (72.04%) REST
4 48 (51.61%) Continuous Integration
5 40 (43.01%) JSON
5 40 (43.01%) Git (software)
5 40 (43.01%) Scrum
5 40 (43.01%) SOAP
6 39 (41.94%) Microservices
7 37 (39.78%) HTML
7 37 (39.78%) CSS
7 37 (39.78%) Hibernate
8 36 (38.71%) HTML5
9 34 (36.56%) JUnit
10 33 (35.48%) Web Services
10 33 (35.48%) HTTP
11 32 (34.41%) Spring Boot
12 31 (33.33%) Play Framework
12 31 (33.33%) Scala
13 30 (32.26%) Open Source
14 29 (31.18%) Subversion
14 29 (31.18%) MVC
14 29 (31.18%) XML
15 28 (30.11%) Maven
15 28 (30.11%) DevOps
15 28 (30.11%) Jenkins
16 27 (29.03%) Test Automation
16 27 (29.03%) Oracle
17 26 (27.96%) Selenium
18 25 (26.88%) Ruby

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 25 (26.88%) WebLogic
2 17 (18.28%) Confluence
3 11 (11.83%) JBoss
4 9 (9.68%) Apache
5 6 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (6.45%) Tomcat
6 5 (5.38%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (4.30%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (4.30%) IBM Domino
8 3 (3.23%) AquaLogic
8 3 (3.23%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (2.15%) Mule
9 2 (2.15%) Mule ESB
9 2 (2.15%) nginx
9 2 (2.15%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.53%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.30%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.15%) GitHub
3 2 (2.15%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 33 (35.48%) HTTP
2 8 (8.60%) SSL
2 8 (8.60%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.73%) Oracle Database
2 17 (18.28%) MongoDB
3 12 (12.90%) MySQL
3 12 (12.90%) Relational Database
4 8 (8.60%) SQL Server
5 6 (6.45%) NoSQL
5 6 (6.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (6.45%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (4.30%) DB2
Development Applications
1 40 (43.01%) Git (software)
2 34 (36.56%) JUnit
3 29 (31.18%) Subversion
4 28 (30.11%) Jenkins
4 28 (30.11%) Maven
5 26 (27.96%) Selenium
6 17 (18.28%) JIRA
7 12 (12.90%) Eclipse
8 10 (10.75%) Cucumber
9 8 (8.60%) IntelliJ
10 3 (3.23%) Vagrant
11 2 (2.15%) Ant
11 2 (2.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (2.15%) Burp Suite
11 2 (2.15%) Gatling
11 2 (2.15%) Grunt
11 2 (2.15%) gulp
11 2 (2.15%) JMeter
11 2 (2.15%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (2.15%) Sublime Text
General
1 4 (4.30%) Finance
Job Titles
1 86 (92.47%) Developer
2 50 (53.76%) Java Developer
3 21 (22.58%) Scala Developer
4 15 (16.13%) Senior Developer
4 15 (16.13%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (11.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (7.53%) Integration Developer
7 6 (6.45%) HTML Developer
7 6 (6.45%) Java Scala Developer
8 5 (5.38%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Lead Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Systems Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Technical Design Leader
9 4 (4.30%) Technical Leader
10 3 (3.23%) Agile Developer
10 3 (3.23%) Lead Java Developer
11 2 (2.15%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 2 (2.15%) Digital Developer
11 2 (2.15%) Scala Software Engineer
11 2 (2.15%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (72.04%) REST
2 40 (43.01%) JSON
2 40 (43.01%) SOAP
3 37 (39.78%) CSS
3 37 (39.78%) Hibernate
3 37 (39.78%) HTML
4 36 (38.71%) HTML5
5 33 (35.48%) Web Services
6 32 (34.41%) Spring Boot
7 31 (33.33%) Play Framework
8 29 (31.18%) XML
9 24 (25.81%) CSS3
9 24 (25.81%) RESTful
10 23 (24.73%) Ajax
10 23 (24.73%) JPA
10 23 (24.73%) Ruby on Rails
11 22 (23.66%) Django
11 22 (23.66%) EJB
11 22 (23.66%) Guice
12 20 (21.51%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.38%) User Experience
2 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.30%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 23 (24.73%) Linux
2 14 (15.05%) Unix
3 2 (2.15%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (73.12%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (51.61%) Continuous Integration
3 40 (43.01%) Scrum
4 39 (41.94%) Microservices
5 30 (32.26%) Open Source
6 29 (31.18%) MVC
7 28 (30.11%) DevOps
8 27 (29.03%) Test Automation
9 22 (23.66%) Responsive Web Design
9 22 (23.66%) Web Design
10 16 (17.20%) Collaborative Working
10 16 (17.20%) SDLC
10 16 (17.20%) SOA
10 16 (17.20%) Web Development
11 15 (16.13%) TDD
12 14 (15.05%) OWASP
13 12 (12.90%) Configuration Management
14 11 (11.83%) Front End Development
15 10 (10.75%) Mentoring
15 10 (10.75%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 76 (81.72%) Java
2 31 (33.33%) Scala
3 25 (26.88%) Ruby
4 24 (25.81%) SQL
5 21 (22.58%) JavaScript
6 13 (13.98%) Python
7 6 (6.45%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.30%) XPath
9 3 (3.23%) C#
10 2 (2.15%) Groovy
10 2 (2.15%) Haskell
10 2 (2.15%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (4.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) GCP
2 2 (2.15%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) WAI
2 2 (2.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (16.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (11.83%) Puppet
2 8 (8.60%) Grafana
2 8 (8.60%) Kibana
3 6 (6.45%) Ansible
4 3 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (29.03%) Oracle
2 24 (25.81%) Google
3 8 (8.60%) webMethods
4 4 (4.30%) HP
4 4 (4.30%) Northgate
5 3 (3.23%) MuleSoft