Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 20 61
Rank change year-on-year -12 +41 -24
Contract jobs citing Spring 85 95 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 7.40% 9.06% 2.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.76% 31.67% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 59 17
West Sussex median daily rate £463 £463 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.27% +3.33%
10th Percentile £313 £315 £390
90th Percentile £538 £613 £553
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +10.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
West Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year -5.56% +16.13% -3.13%

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 453 300 415
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 39.43% 28.60% 35.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 169 214
West Sussex median daily rate £450 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.76% +6.49%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £313
90th Percentile £544 £603 £539
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 3
West Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +4.65% +14.67%
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -5 66 £475 -1.04% 5
Horsham - 4 £325 - 3
Gatwick -6 2 £375 +13.64%
Burgess Hill - 2 - - 3
Crawley -17 1 £488 +77.27%
Spring
South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 84 (98.82%) Java
2 77 (90.59%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (62.35%) REST
4 52 (61.18%) Git (software)
5 50 (58.82%) JSON
6 49 (57.65%) JUnit
7 48 (56.47%) Linux
7 48 (56.47%) Scala
8 46 (54.12%) Continuous Integration
8 46 (54.12%) JavaScript
9 45 (52.94%) Play Framework
10 44 (51.76%) Jenkins
11 43 (50.59%) HTTP
12 42 (49.41%) Open Source
13 40 (47.06%) Test Automation
14 39 (45.88%) Ruby
14 39 (45.88%) Google
14 39 (45.88%) Configuration Management
14 39 (45.88%) SOAP
14 39 (45.88%) Microservices
15 38 (44.71%) RESTful
16 35 (41.18%) DevOps
17 33 (38.82%) Scrum
18 31 (36.47%) TDD
19 30 (35.29%) Hibernate
19 30 (35.29%) MVC
19 30 (35.29%) Spring Boot
19 30 (35.29%) Problem-Solving
20 29 (34.12%) Apache
20 29 (34.12%) SQL

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 29 (34.12%) Apache
2 26 (30.59%) WebLogic
3 22 (25.88%) Confluence
3 22 (25.88%) JBoss
3 22 (25.88%) Tomcat
4 16 (18.82%) nginx
5 8 (9.41%) WebSphere
6 5 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (3.53%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.18%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.18%) Magnolia
8 1 (1.18%) OpenROAD
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.65%) GitHub
1 15 (17.65%) Google Analytics
2 5 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.88%) TestFlight
3 3 (3.53%) PaaS
4 1 (1.18%) IaaS
4 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (50.59%) HTTP
2 19 (22.35%) SSL
3 17 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (27.06%) MongoDB
2 22 (25.88%) Relational Database
3 17 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 16 (18.82%) MySQL
5 14 (16.47%) Oracle Database
6 6 (7.06%) SQL Server
7 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 52 (61.18%) Git (software)
2 49 (57.65%) JUnit
3 44 (51.76%) Jenkins
4 24 (28.24%) JIRA
4 24 (28.24%) Selenium
4 24 (28.24%) Subversion
5 22 (25.88%) Hudson
6 21 (24.71%) Eclipse
6 21 (24.71%) IntelliJ
7 15 (17.65%) Ant
7 15 (17.65%) Cucumber
7 15 (17.65%) Gatling
7 15 (17.65%) Grunt
7 15 (17.65%) gulp
7 15 (17.65%) Karma Test Runner
7 15 (17.65%) Sublime Text
8 5 (5.88%) CocoaPods
8 5 (5.88%) fastlane
8 5 (5.88%) TeamCity
8 5 (5.88%) Xcode
General
1 2 (2.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 78 (91.76%) Developer
2 41 (48.24%) Java Developer
3 30 (35.29%) Agile Developer
4 28 (32.94%) Scala Developer
5 9 (10.59%) Senior Developer
6 8 (9.41%) Agile Java Developer
6 8 (9.41%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (7.06%) Architect
8 5 (5.88%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.88%) iOS Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Senior Agile Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Java Architect
9 4 (4.71%) Java Software Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Technical Architect
10 3 (3.53%) Java Scala Developer
10 3 (3.53%) Java Technical Architect
10 3 (3.53%) Messaging Developer
10 3 (3.53%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (62.35%) REST
2 50 (58.82%) JSON
3 45 (52.94%) Play Framework
4 39 (45.88%) SOAP
5 38 (44.71%) RESTful
6 30 (35.29%) Hibernate
6 30 (35.29%) Spring Boot
7 26 (30.59%) XML
8 25 (29.41%) EJB
8 25 (29.41%) HTML
9 24 (28.24%) CSS
9 24 (28.24%) Django
9 24 (28.24%) Guice
9 24 (28.24%) Ruby on Rails
10 23 (27.06%) HTML5
10 23 (27.06%) J2EE
11 22 (25.88%) Spring MVC
11 22 (25.88%) Web Services
12 21 (24.71%) J2SE
13 18 (21.18%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.53%) Clustering
2 2 (2.35%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.35%) User Experience
3 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 48 (56.47%) Linux
2 24 (28.24%) Unix
3 16 (18.82%) Windows
4 15 (17.65%) Ubuntu
5 5 (5.88%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (90.59%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (54.12%) Continuous Integration
3 42 (49.41%) Open Source
4 40 (47.06%) Test Automation
5 39 (45.88%) Configuration Management
5 39 (45.88%) Microservices
6 35 (41.18%) DevOps
7 33 (38.82%) Scrum
8 31 (36.47%) TDD
9 30 (35.29%) MVC
9 30 (35.29%) Problem-Solving
10 26 (30.59%) BDD
11 25 (29.41%) Kanban
12 24 (28.24%) Responsive Web Design
12 24 (28.24%) Web Design
13 22 (25.88%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 22 (25.88%) Functional Programming
13 22 (25.88%) OWASP
13 22 (25.88%) Pair Programming
14 16 (18.82%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 84 (98.82%) Java
2 48 (56.47%) Scala
3 46 (54.12%) JavaScript
4 39 (45.88%) Ruby
5 29 (34.12%) SQL
6 19 (22.35%) C#
7 17 (20.00%) Python
8 16 (18.82%) Haskell
9 15 (17.65%) Groovy
9 15 (17.65%) Perl
10 14 (16.47%) Java 8
11 6 (7.06%) VB.NET
12 5 (5.88%) Apple Swift
12 5 (5.88%) Objective-C
13 3 (3.53%) TypeScript
14 1 (1.18%) C
14 1 (1.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (28.24%) BPSS Clearance
2 6 (7.06%) Degree
3 4 (4.71%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 22 (25.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (25.88%) Puppet
2 15 (17.65%) Grafana
2 15 (17.65%) Kibana
3 6 (7.06%) Ansible
4 2 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (45.88%) Google
2 27 (31.76%) Oracle
3 20 (23.53%) webMethods
4 13 (15.29%) Adobe
5 6 (7.06%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.71%) WSO2