Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 26 36
Rank change year-on-year -6 +10 +15
Contract jobs citing Spring 63 79 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 5.81% 7.98% 4.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.67% 28.62% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 47 35
West Sussex median daily rate £478 £480 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.52% -1.54% +3.17%
10th Percentile £239 £311 £323
90th Percentile £565 £540 £583
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £455
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +13.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £44.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49% +11.25%

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 402 276 468
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 37.05% 27.88% 34.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 169 240
West Sussex median daily rate £437 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.85% +4.71% +15.65%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £305
90th Percentile £551 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £435 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +4.82% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 4
West Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 £46.25 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.32% +7.56% -14.00%
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +12.33%

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 15 October 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 15 October 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 -7 51 £485 -3.00% 4
Gatwick - 3 £380 -
Burgess Hill - 1 - - 4
Spring
South East

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 49 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (63.49%) REST
4 35 (55.56%) Git (software)
5 32 (50.79%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (47.62%) Scala
6 30 (47.62%) Microservices
7 29 (46.03%) JSON
7 29 (46.03%) SOAP
8 28 (44.44%) JUnit
8 28 (44.44%) Linux
8 28 (44.44%) JavaScript
8 28 (44.44%) Jenkins
9 27 (42.86%) Play Framework
10 26 (41.27%) DevOps
10 26 (41.27%) Spring Boot
11 25 (39.68%) HTTP
12 24 (38.10%) Open Source
12 24 (38.10%) Test Automation
13 23 (36.51%) Ruby
13 23 (36.51%) Google
13 23 (36.51%) MVC
13 23 (36.51%) Hibernate
13 23 (36.51%) Scrum
13 23 (36.51%) Java 8
14 22 (34.92%) Configuration Management
15 20 (31.75%) Oracle
15 20 (31.75%) RESTful
15 20 (31.75%) JIRA
16 19 (30.16%) TDD

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 19 (30.16%) WebLogic
2 17 (26.98%) Confluence
3 15 (23.81%) Apache
4 14 (22.22%) Tomcat
5 11 (17.46%) JBoss
6 7 (11.11%) nginx
6 7 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (6.35%) WebSphere
8 2 (3.17%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.59%) OpenROAD
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.52%) GitHub
2 6 (9.52%) Google Analytics
3 4 (6.35%) OpenShift
4 3 (4.76%) PaaS
5 1 (1.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (39.68%) HTTP
2 8 (12.70%) SSL
3 7 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.81%) Relational Database
2 12 (19.05%) Oracle Database
3 11 (17.46%) MongoDB
4 10 (15.87%) MySQL
5 6 (9.52%) NoSQL
6 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
8 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (1.59%) Redis
Development Applications
1 35 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 28 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 28 (44.44%) JUnit
3 20 (31.75%) JIRA
4 18 (28.57%) Subversion
5 15 (23.81%) Hudson
6 12 (19.05%) Selenium
7 10 (15.87%) Eclipse
8 9 (14.29%) IntelliJ
9 6 (9.52%) Ant
9 6 (9.52%) Cucumber
9 6 (9.52%) Gatling
9 6 (9.52%) Grunt
9 6 (9.52%) gulp
9 6 (9.52%) Karma Test Runner
9 6 (9.52%) Sublime Text
10 3 (4.76%) Gradle
10 3 (4.76%) Liquibase
10 3 (4.76%) Maven
10 3 (4.76%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 2 (3.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 54 (85.71%) Developer
2 35 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 23 (36.51%) Agile Developer
4 19 (30.16%) Scala Developer
5 11 (17.46%) Senior Developer
6 10 (15.87%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (12.70%) Agile Java Developer
8 7 (11.11%) Architect
9 5 (7.94%) Senior Agile Developer
9 5 (7.94%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 5 (7.94%) Technical Architect
10 4 (6.35%) Java Architect
10 4 (6.35%) Junior
10 4 (6.35%) Junior Developer
10 4 (6.35%) Junior Java Developer
11 3 (4.76%) Java Scala Developer
11 3 (4.76%) Java Technical Architect
11 3 (4.76%) Messaging Developer
11 3 (4.76%) SOA Developer
12 2 (3.17%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (63.49%) REST
2 29 (46.03%) JSON
2 29 (46.03%) SOAP
3 27 (42.86%) Play Framework
4 26 (41.27%) Spring Boot
5 23 (36.51%) Hibernate
6 20 (31.75%) RESTful
7 19 (30.16%) EJB
7 19 (30.16%) Web Services
7 19 (30.16%) XML
8 17 (26.98%) Django
8 17 (26.98%) Guice
8 17 (26.98%) Ruby on Rails
9 16 (25.40%) JMS
10 15 (23.81%) Spring MVC
11 14 (22.22%) HTML
12 13 (20.63%) CSS
13 12 (19.05%) HTML5
14 11 (17.46%) J2EE
14 11 (17.46%) JPA
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%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.59%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 28 (44.44%) Linux
2 15 (23.81%) Unix
3 7 (11.11%) Windows
4 6 (9.52%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (50.79%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (47.62%) Microservices
4 26 (41.27%) DevOps
5 24 (38.10%) Open Source
5 24 (38.10%) Test Automation
6 23 (36.51%) MVC
6 23 (36.51%) Scrum
7 22 (34.92%) Configuration Management
8 19 (30.16%) Problem-Solving
8 19 (30.16%) TDD
9 18 (28.57%) BDD
9 18 (28.57%) Kanban
10 17 (26.98%) Responsive Web Design
10 17 (26.98%) Web Design
11 15 (23.81%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 15 (23.81%) Functional Programming
11 15 (23.81%) OWASP
11 15 (23.81%) Pair Programming
12 12 (19.05%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 62 (98.41%) Java
2 30 (47.62%) Scala
3 28 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 23 (36.51%) Java 8
4 23 (36.51%) Ruby
5 13 (20.63%) SQL
6 9 (14.29%) C#
7 8 (12.70%) Python
8 7 (11.11%) Haskell
9 6 (9.52%) Groovy
9 6 (9.52%) Perl
10 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
10 2 (3.17%) TypeScript
10 2 (3.17%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.59%) C
11 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (23.81%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 14 (22.22%) 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 23 (36.51%) Google
2 20 (31.75%) Oracle
3 10 (15.87%) webMethods
4 7 (11.11%) Adobe
5 4 (6.35%) WSO2
6 2 (3.17%) Microsoft