Period
to 24 July 2019

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 24 July 2019 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
24 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 38 27
Rank change year-on-year -17 -11 -6
Contract jobs citing Spring 22 62 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.53% 5.07% 7.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.43% 14.52% 23.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 40 55
West Sussex median daily rate £394 £480 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.97% -4.00% +3.90%
10th Percentile £300 £360 £408
90th Percentile £514 £534 £543
South East median daily rate £473 £485 £475
% change year-on-year -2.58% +2.11% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £57.50 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +27.78% +5.88% -5.03%

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 261 427 356
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 30.00% 34.94% 32.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 253 235
West Sussex median daily rate £460 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.75% -3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £332 £306 £311
90th Percentile £538 £539 £544
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
West Sussex median hourly rate - £43.75 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.50% +16.28%
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year +17.65% -1.16% +7.50%

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 24 July 2019.

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 24 July 2019. 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
Horsham +6 13 £313 -
Worthing -16 4 £415 -14.43% 3
Burgess Hill +7 2 - - 1
Crawley +1 2 £505 +12.22% 2
Spring
South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2019, 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 22 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (81.82%) JUnit
3 17 (77.27%) Microservices
4 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (72.73%) JSON
5 15 (68.18%) Maven
5 15 (68.18%) Mockito
6 14 (63.64%) Jenkins
7 13 (59.09%) Docker
7 13 (59.09%) Integration Testing
7 13 (59.09%) Java EE
7 13 (59.09%) Git (software)
7 13 (59.09%) RESTful
8 12 (54.55%) Inversion of Control
8 12 (54.55%) Bitbucket
8 12 (54.55%) JMeter
9 11 (50.00%) JIRA
9 11 (50.00%) XML
9 11 (50.00%) Apache
9 11 (50.00%) Tomcat
9 11 (50.00%) SaaS
9 11 (50.00%) Confluence
10 10 (45.45%) JPA
10 10 (45.45%) JAX-RS
10 10 (45.45%) Apache Camel
10 10 (45.45%) Apache Commons
10 10 (45.45%) JMS
10 10 (45.45%) JDBC
10 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
10 10 (45.45%) Atlassian

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 11 (50.00%) Apache
1 11 (50.00%) Confluence
1 11 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 10 (45.45%) GeoServer
3 3 (13.64%) Apache Solr
3 3 (13.64%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (9.09%) Magnolia
5 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark
5 1 (4.55%) JBoss
5 1 (4.55%) nginx
5 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 11 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.55%) GitHub
2 1 (4.55%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) HTTP
2 2 (9.09%) SSL
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) GIS
1 10 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) Redis
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (81.82%) JUnit
2 15 (68.18%) Maven
2 15 (68.18%) Mockito
3 14 (63.64%) Jenkins
4 13 (59.09%) Git (software)
5 12 (54.55%) Bitbucket
5 12 (54.55%) JMeter
6 11 (50.00%) JIRA
7 1 (4.55%) Ant
7 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
7 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
7 1 (4.55%) Gatling
7 1 (4.55%) Grunt
7 1 (4.55%) gulp
7 1 (4.55%) Hudson
7 1 (4.55%) IntelliJ
7 1 (4.55%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (4.55%) Selenium
7 1 (4.55%) Sublime Text
7 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 16 (72.73%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Java Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Scala Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Java Programmer
5 2 (9.09%) Programmer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (72.73%) JSON
2 13 (59.09%) Java EE
2 13 (59.09%) RESTful
3 11 (50.00%) XML
4 10 (45.45%) Apache Camel
4 10 (45.45%) Apache Commons
4 10 (45.45%) GeoTools
4 10 (45.45%) JAXB
4 10 (45.45%) JAX-RS
4 10 (45.45%) JDBC
4 10 (45.45%) JMS
4 10 (45.45%) JPA
5 4 (18.18%) Spring Boot
6 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
6 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
6 3 (13.64%) Node.js
6 3 (13.64%) Play Framework
6 3 (13.64%) REST
7 2 (9.09%) Guice
7 2 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
1 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
2 1 (4.55%) Unix
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Microservices
2 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (59.09%) Integration Testing
4 12 (54.55%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (13.64%) BDD
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
5 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
6 2 (9.09%) Coaching
6 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) MVC
6 2 (9.09%) Open Source
6 2 (9.09%) SOA
6 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (4.55%) Data Encryption
7 1 (4.55%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) Java 8
4 4 (18.18%) Scala
5 3 (13.64%) Ruby
6 2 (9.09%) C#
6 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 2 (9.09%) Python
7 1 (4.55%) Groovy
7 1 (4.55%) Haskell
7 1 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Grafana
1 1 (4.55%) Kibana
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Atlassian
2 3 (13.64%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe