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 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 19 55
Rank change year-on-year -22 +36  
Contract jobs citing Spring 23 57 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 4.36% 9.19% 0.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.43% 25.22% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 3
Median daily rate £510 £463 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.27% +48.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £300 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £514 £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £57.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year -3.50% +22.58%  

Spring is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 185 226 147
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 35.04% 36.45% 28.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 116 101
Median daily rate £438 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Median hourly rate £50.00 £27.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.81% -31.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing Spring as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing +7 19 £511 +10.43%
Spring
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 33 (94.29%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (91.43%) Java
2 32 (91.43%) Git (software)
3 29 (82.86%) REST
3 29 (82.86%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (62.86%) Subversion
5 21 (60.00%) HTML
5 21 (60.00%) CSS
5 21 (60.00%) JIRA
5 21 (60.00%) Open Source
5 21 (60.00%) Confluence
5 21 (60.00%) HTML5
6 20 (57.14%) Scala
6 20 (57.14%) JSON
6 20 (57.14%) Play Framework
7 18 (51.43%) Jenkins
8 17 (48.57%) Automated Testing
8 17 (48.57%) Ruby
8 17 (48.57%) Google
8 17 (48.57%) JUnit
8 17 (48.57%) HTTP
8 17 (48.57%) Hibernate
9 16 (45.71%) Scrum
9 16 (45.71%) XML
9 16 (45.71%) WebLogic
9 16 (45.71%) EJB
9 16 (45.71%) SOAP
9 16 (45.71%) SQL
9 16 (45.71%) OWASP
10 15 (42.86%) Unix

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 21 (60.00%) Confluence
2 16 (45.71%) WebLogic
3 13 (37.14%) Apache
4 7 (20.00%) JBoss
4 7 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (11.43%) nginx
5 4 (11.43%) Tomcat
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) GitHub
1 4 (11.43%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (48.57%) HTTP
2 4 (11.43%) SSL
2 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (28.57%) MongoDB
3 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database
3 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database 10g
3 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (11.43%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.86%) DB2
5 1 (2.86%) MySQL
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (91.43%) Git (software)
2 22 (62.86%) Subversion
3 21 (60.00%) JIRA
4 18 (51.43%) Jenkins
5 17 (48.57%) JUnit
6 10 (28.57%) Maven
6 10 (28.57%) Selenium
7 7 (20.00%) Cucumber
7 7 (20.00%) Eclipse
7 7 (20.00%) IntelliJ
8 5 (14.29%) Ant
9 4 (11.43%) Gatling
9 4 (11.43%) Grunt
9 4 (11.43%) gulp
9 4 (11.43%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (11.43%) Sublime Text
10 3 (8.57%) Burp Suite
10 3 (8.57%) JMeter
11 1 (2.86%) Mockito
11 1 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 30 (85.71%) Developer
2 20 (57.14%) Scala Developer
3 17 (48.57%) Java Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Java Scala Developer
5 6 (17.14%) Senior Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Digital Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Agile Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Scala Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Test Automation Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Test Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) XML Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) QA Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Agile Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (82.86%) REST
2 21 (60.00%) CSS
2 21 (60.00%) HTML
2 21 (60.00%) HTML5
3 20 (57.14%) JSON
3 20 (57.14%) Play Framework
4 17 (48.57%) Hibernate
5 16 (45.71%) EJB
5 16 (45.71%) SOAP
5 16 (45.71%) XML
6 14 (40.00%) CSS3
7 13 (37.14%) Ajax
7 13 (37.14%) Django
7 13 (37.14%) Guice
7 13 (37.14%) Ruby on Rails
8 10 (28.57%) J2EE
8 10 (28.57%) Web Services
9 9 (25.71%) JMS
9 9 (25.71%) XSD
9 9 (25.71%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Unix
2 11 (31.43%) Linux
3 4 (11.43%) Ubuntu
3 4 (11.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (94.29%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (82.86%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (60.00%) Open Source
4 17 (48.57%) Automated Testing
5 16 (45.71%) OWASP
5 16 (45.71%) Scrum
6 13 (37.14%) Responsive Web Design
6 13 (37.14%) Web Design
7 11 (31.43%) Configuration Management
8 9 (25.71%) SDLC
9 8 (22.86%) MVC
9 8 (22.86%) Web Development
10 7 (20.00%) DevOps
10 7 (20.00%) Microservices
10 7 (20.00%) SOA
11 6 (17.14%) Process Improvement
12 4 (11.43%) Analytics
12 4 (11.43%) BDD
12 4 (11.43%) Service Design
13 3 (8.57%) Cross-Browser Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (91.43%) Java
2 20 (57.14%) Scala
3 17 (48.57%) Ruby
4 16 (45.71%) SQL
5 14 (40.00%) C#
5 14 (40.00%) Python
6 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
7 9 (25.71%) PL/SQL
8 4 (11.43%) Groovy
8 4 (11.43%) Haskell
8 4 (11.43%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) WAI
1 3 (8.57%) WCAG
2 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) Puppet
2 4 (11.43%) Grafana
2 4 (11.43%) Kibana
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Google
2 10 (28.57%) Oracle
3 7 (20.00%) webMethods
4 3 (8.57%) Adobe
5 1 (2.86%) hybris
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft