Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 45 20
Rank change year-on-year +17 -25 +59
Contract jobs citing Spring 72 51 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 5.98% 5.17% 8.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.05% 15.45% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 40 44
West Sussex median daily rate £480 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +5.26% +37.68%
10th Percentile £379 £417 £313
90th Percentile £525 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £475 £483 £425
% change year-on-year -1.55% +13.53% +20.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £44.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49% +27.14%

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 378 330 418
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 31.40% 33.43% 33.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 215 223
West Sussex median daily rate £450 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +14.29%
10th Percentile £306 £305 £276
90th Percentile £542 £539 £538
South East median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 4
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +81.82% -31.25%
10th Percentile £41.25 £47.50 £26.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.50 £35.75
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +17.65%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -1 41 £480 -4.00%
Crawley +9 5 £460 -4.17%
Gatwick - 4 £380 -
East Grinstead - 2 £425 -
Horsham - 1 - -
Burgess Hill - 1 - - 2
Spring
South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 72 (100.00%) Java
2 45 (62.50%) REST
3 42 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (56.94%) Microservices
5 38 (52.78%) Spring Boot
6 35 (48.61%) SOAP
7 34 (47.22%) Hibernate
8 33 (45.83%) XML
9 31 (43.06%) WebLogic
9 31 (43.06%) EJB
9 31 (43.06%) Java 8
10 30 (41.67%) Web Services
11 28 (38.89%) Scrum
11 28 (38.89%) MVC
11 28 (38.89%) Git (software)
12 27 (37.50%) JMS
13 24 (33.33%) JPA
14 23 (31.94%) XSLT
14 23 (31.94%) Oracle
15 22 (30.56%) SQL
15 22 (30.56%) SOA
15 22 (30.56%) Open Source
15 22 (30.56%) JSON
15 22 (30.56%) DevOps
16 21 (29.17%) Oracle Database
16 21 (29.17%) HTML
16 21 (29.17%) CSS
17 20 (27.78%) XSD
17 20 (27.78%) Linux
17 20 (27.78%) HTML5

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 31 (43.06%) WebLogic
2 13 (18.06%) Apache
3 12 (16.67%) Confluence
3 12 (16.67%) JBoss
4 6 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (8.33%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.56%) nginx
6 3 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (4.17%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.78%) Apache Solr
7 2 (2.78%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (2.78%) IBM Domino
8 1 (1.39%) CMS
8 1 (1.39%) Magnolia
Business Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.72%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.56%) GitHub
3 3 (4.17%) Google Analytics
3 3 (4.17%) OpenShift
4 2 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.39%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (1.39%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.39%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.22%) HTTP
2 8 (11.11%) SSL
2 8 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (29.17%) Oracle Database
2 14 (19.44%) MongoDB
2 14 (19.44%) MySQL
3 12 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 8 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.94%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (6.94%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (6.94%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (5.56%) Big Data
7 3 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.78%) Couchbase
8 2 (2.78%) DB2
8 2 (2.78%) Neo4j
8 2 (2.78%) Redis
8 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 19 (26.39%) JUnit
3 15 (20.83%) JIRA
4 13 (18.06%) Jenkins
5 11 (15.28%) Eclipse
5 11 (15.28%) IntelliJ
5 11 (15.28%) Selenium
5 11 (15.28%) Subversion
6 10 (13.89%) Maven
7 5 (6.94%) Cucumber
7 5 (6.94%) Gatling
8 4 (5.56%) Gradle
9 3 (4.17%) Ant
9 3 (4.17%) Grunt
9 3 (4.17%) gulp
9 3 (4.17%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (4.17%) Sublime Text
10 2 (2.78%) Liquibase
10 2 (2.78%) Mockito
11 1 (1.39%) Hudson
General
1 2 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Banking
2 1 (1.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 62 (86.11%) Developer
2 49 (68.06%) Java Developer
3 18 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 17 (23.61%) Scala Developer
4 17 (23.61%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (6.94%) Java Scala Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Java Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Junior
7 3 (4.17%) Junior Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Junior Java Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Technical Design Leader
7 3 (4.17%) Technical Leader
8 2 (2.78%) Architect
8 2 (2.78%) Backend Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Linux Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Programmer
9 1 (1.39%) Big Data Developer
9 1 (1.39%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (62.50%) REST
2 38 (52.78%) Spring Boot
3 35 (48.61%) SOAP
4 34 (47.22%) Hibernate
5 33 (45.83%) XML
6 31 (43.06%) EJB
7 30 (41.67%) Web Services
8 27 (37.50%) JMS
9 24 (33.33%) JPA
10 23 (31.94%) XSLT
11 22 (30.56%) JSON
12 21 (29.17%) CSS
12 21 (29.17%) HTML
13 20 (27.78%) EJB 3.0
13 20 (27.78%) HTML5
13 20 (27.78%) XSD
14 19 (26.39%) EclipseLink
14 19 (26.39%) Play Framework
15 17 (23.61%) RESTful
16 12 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.78%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.39%) Fintech
3 1 (1.39%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.78%) Linux
2 19 (26.39%) Unix
3 4 (5.56%) Ubuntu
3 4 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (56.94%) Microservices
3 28 (38.89%) MVC
3 28 (38.89%) Scrum
4 22 (30.56%) DevOps
4 22 (30.56%) Open Source
4 22 (30.56%) SOA
5 16 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (19.44%) Test Automation
7 12 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 11 (15.28%) Mentoring
9 10 (13.89%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (11.11%) Software Engineering
11 7 (9.72%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 6 (8.33%) Coaching
12 6 (8.33%) OWASP
12 6 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (8.33%) SDLC
12 6 (8.33%) Web Design
12 6 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 72 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (43.06%) Java 8
3 22 (30.56%) SQL
4 19 (26.39%) Scala
5 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 11 (15.28%) Ruby
7 6 (8.33%) Groovy
7 6 (8.33%) PL/SQL
8 5 (6.94%) C#
9 4 (5.56%) Haskell
9 4 (5.56%) Python
10 3 (4.17%) Perl
11 2 (2.78%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.39%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) GCP
System Software
1 20 (27.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (15.28%) Puppet
2 6 (8.33%) Grafana
2 6 (8.33%) Kibana
3 1 (1.39%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (31.94%) Oracle
2 11 (15.28%) webMethods
3 9 (12.50%) Google
4 4 (5.56%) Adobe
5 1 (1.39%) Red Hat