Period
to 19 August 2018

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 19 August 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 28 26
Rank change year-on-year -5 -2 +44
Contract jobs citing Spring 63 76 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 5.42% 7.04% 7.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.55% 22.42% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 44 53
West Sussex median daily rate £475 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £256 £413 £413
90th Percentile £561 £542 £538
South East median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £44.75
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.03% +11.88%

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 433 339 527
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 37.23% 31.39% 35.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 215 278
West Sussex median daily rate £430 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.15% +2.35% +12.58%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £285
90th Percentile £539 £535 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 4
West Sussex median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +16.28% -14.00%
10th Percentile £32.30 £44.25 £36.08
90th Percentile £44.80 £52.50 £46.60
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +11.89%

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 19 August 2018.

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 19 August 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
Worthing -8 46 £485 -3.00% 2
Gatwick - 2 £380 -
Horsham - 1 - - 3
Burgess Hill - 1 - - 3
East Grinstead - 1 £450 -
Spring
South East

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Spring.

1 62 (98.41%) Java
2 42 (66.67%) REST
3 41 (65.08%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (50.79%) SOAP
5 31 (49.21%) Microservices
6 29 (46.03%) Git (software)
7 27 (42.86%) Scala
7 27 (42.86%) Linux
8 26 (41.27%) Web Services
8 26 (41.27%) Spring Boot
8 26 (41.27%) Java 8
9 25 (39.68%) Hibernate
9 25 (39.68%) JSON
10 24 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (38.10%) Play Framework
10 24 (38.10%) Jenkins
11 23 (36.51%) Open Source
11 23 (36.51%) Test Automation
11 23 (36.51%) MVC
11 23 (36.51%) XML
12 22 (34.92%) JUnit
12 22 (34.92%) WebLogic
12 22 (34.92%) EJB
12 22 (34.92%) Scrum
12 22 (34.92%) HTTP
13 21 (33.33%) JavaScript
14 20 (31.75%) Configuration Management
14 20 (31.75%) Ruby
14 20 (31.75%) DevOps
15 19 (30.16%) JMS

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 22 (34.92%) WebLogic
2 14 (22.22%) Apache
2 14 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 13 (20.63%) Confluence
4 12 (19.05%) JBoss
5 8 (12.70%) nginx
6 6 (9.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (9.52%) WebSphere
7 3 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (1.59%) OpenROAD
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.87%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (11.11%) GitHub
3 6 (9.52%) Google Analytics
4 4 (6.35%) OpenShift
5 3 (4.76%) PaaS
6 1 (1.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (34.92%) HTTP
2 8 (12.70%) SSL
2 8 (12.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.05%) Relational Database
2 11 (17.46%) MongoDB
2 11 (17.46%) MySQL
2 11 (17.46%) Oracle Database
3 9 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.76%) Big Data
4 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.17%) Couchbase
5 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.17%) Redis
6 1 (1.59%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 29 (46.03%) Git (software)
2 24 (38.10%) Jenkins
3 22 (34.92%) JUnit
4 15 (23.81%) JIRA
4 15 (23.81%) Subversion
5 12 (19.05%) Selenium
6 10 (15.87%) Eclipse
7 9 (14.29%) IntelliJ
8 8 (12.70%) Hudson
9 7 (11.11%) Cucumber
9 7 (11.11%) Gatling
10 6 (9.52%) Ant
10 6 (9.52%) Grunt
10 6 (9.52%) gulp
10 6 (9.52%) Karma Test Runner
10 6 (9.52%) Maven
10 6 (9.52%) Sublime Text
11 4 (6.35%) Gradle
12 2 (3.17%) Liquibase
13 1 (1.59%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 2 (3.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 53 (84.13%) Developer
2 36 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 19 (30.16%) Scala Developer
4 9 (14.29%) Agile Developer
4 9 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 8 (12.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (11.11%) Architect
7 5 (7.94%) Java Scala Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Technical Architect
8 4 (6.35%) Java Architect
8 4 (6.35%) Junior
8 4 (6.35%) Junior Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Junior Java Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Java Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Java Technical Architect
9 3 (4.76%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.17%) AWS Developer
10 2 (3.17%) Linux Developer
10 2 (3.17%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (66.67%) REST
2 32 (50.79%) SOAP
3 26 (41.27%) Spring Boot
3 26 (41.27%) Web Services
4 25 (39.68%) Hibernate
4 25 (39.68%) JSON
5 24 (38.10%) Play Framework
6 23 (36.51%) XML
7 22 (34.92%) EJB
8 19 (30.16%) HTML
8 19 (30.16%) JMS
9 18 (28.57%) CSS
10 17 (26.98%) RESTful
11 16 (25.40%) HTML5
12 14 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
13 13 (20.63%) JPA
14 12 (19.05%) Django
14 12 (19.05%) EJB 3.0
14 12 (19.05%) Guice
14 12 (19.05%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.76%) Clustering
1 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.17%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.17%) User Experience
3 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.59%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 27 (42.86%) Linux
2 16 (25.40%) Unix
3 7 (11.11%) Windows
4 6 (9.52%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (65.08%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (49.21%) Microservices
3 24 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (36.51%) MVC
4 23 (36.51%) Open Source
4 23 (36.51%) Test Automation
5 22 (34.92%) Scrum
6 20 (31.75%) Configuration Management
6 20 (31.75%) DevOps
7 16 (25.40%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (23.81%) SOA
9 12 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
9 12 (19.05%) Web Design
10 11 (17.46%) BDD
10 11 (17.46%) Kanban
10 11 (17.46%) TDD
11 10 (15.87%) OWASP
12 9 (14.29%) Mentoring
13 8 (12.70%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 8 (12.70%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 62 (98.41%) Java
2 27 (42.86%) Scala
3 26 (41.27%) Java 8
4 21 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 20 (31.75%) Ruby
6 14 (22.22%) SQL
7 8 (12.70%) C#
7 8 (12.70%) Haskell
7 8 (12.70%) Python
8 6 (9.52%) Groovy
8 6 (9.52%) Perl
9 3 (4.76%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.59%) C
10 1 (1.59%) SPARQL
10 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.59%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 15 (23.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (15.87%) Puppet
2 6 (9.52%) Ansible
2 6 (9.52%) Grafana
2 6 (9.52%) Kibana
3 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (28.57%) Google
2 16 (25.40%) Oracle
3 10 (15.87%) webMethods
4 8 (12.70%) Adobe
5 3 (4.76%) WSO2
6 1 (1.59%) Red Hat