The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 108 123 90
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -33
Contract jobs citing Spring 20 13 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.80% 0.46% 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.09% 2.14% 6.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 30
Average daily rate £429 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.18% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £313 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £419 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.00 £47.00 -
% change year-on-year
+21.27% -
Spring
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
489 608 524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.58% 21.53% 19.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 376 313
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 2
Average hourly rate £10.75 £35.75 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.93% +74.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Spring across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Spring across the Berkshire region.

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Spring across the Berkshire region.

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -3 9 £400 +23.07% 3
Newbury +14 5 £550 +37.50% 3
Slough - 4 £285 -
Spring
South East

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Spring also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Spring.

1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (62.79%) Hibernate
3 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (41.86%) Web Services
5 17 (39.53%) JavaScript
5 17 (39.53%) Maven
6 15 (34.88%) XML
7 13 (30.23%) MVC
8 12 (27.91%) CSS
8 12 (27.91%) SQL
8 12 (27.91%) E-Commerce
8 12 (27.91%) hybris
8 12 (27.91%) REST
9 11 (25.58%) Unit Testing
9 11 (25.58%) J2EE
9 11 (25.58%) HTML
10 10 (23.26%) JUnit
10 10 (23.26%) Spring MVC
10 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
11 9 (20.93%) JSP
11 9 (20.93%) SOAP
12 8 (18.60%) Scrum
12 8 (18.60%) ATG
12 8 (18.60%) SC Cleared
12 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
12 8 (18.60%) MongoDB
12 8 (18.60%) Jenkins
13 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (16.28%) Retail
13 7 (16.28%) JBoss

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Spring also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Spring. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (16.28%) JBoss
2 6 (13.95%) Confluence
3 4 (9.30%) Apache
3 4 (9.30%) Node.js
3 4 (9.30%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.65%) Alfresco
4 2 (4.65%) CMS
4 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) MongoDB
2 6 (13.95%) MySQL
3 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.98%) Apache Hive
4 3 (6.98%) Big Data
4 3 (6.98%) Hadoop
4 3 (6.98%) HBase
5 2 (4.65%) GIS
5 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.33%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (39.53%) Maven
2 10 (23.26%) JUnit
3 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
3 8 (18.60%) Jenkins
4 6 (13.95%) Cucumber
4 6 (13.95%) JIRA
4 6 (13.95%) Subversion
5 4 (9.30%) Ant
5 4 (9.30%) Selenium
6 2 (4.65%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (4.65%) Build Forge
6 2 (4.65%) Eclipse
6 2 (4.65%) JMeter
6 2 (4.65%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (16.28%) Retail
2 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.65%) Finance
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (74.42%) Developer
2 24 (55.81%) Java Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Agile Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Agile Java Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Hybris Developer
5 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Technical Architect
6 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Java Applications Developer
7 2 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Junior
7 2 (4.65%) Junior Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.33%) Java Architect
8 1 (2.33%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (62.79%) Hibernate
2 18 (41.86%) Web Services
3 15 (34.88%) XML
4 12 (27.91%) CSS
4 12 (27.91%) REST
5 11 (25.58%) HTML
5 11 (25.58%) J2EE
6 10 (23.26%) Spring MVC
7 9 (20.93%) JSP
7 9 (20.93%) SOAP
8 6 (13.95%) EJB
8 6 (13.95%) Gherkin
8 6 (13.95%) jQuery
8 6 (13.95%) RESTful
9 5 (11.63%) AngularJS
9 5 (11.63%) JSON
9 5 (11.63%) Struts
10 4 (9.30%) Apache Commons
10 4 (9.30%) Grails
10 4 (9.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) iPad
2 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Unix
2 2 (4.65%) Windows
3 1 (2.33%) AIX
3 1 (2.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.23%) MVC
3 12 (27.91%) E-Commerce
4 11 (25.58%) Unit Testing
5 8 (18.60%) Scrum
6 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (11.63%) Kanban
7 5 (11.63%) SDLC
7 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
8 4 (9.30%) B2C
8 4 (9.30%) Data Modelling
8 4 (9.30%) DevOps
8 4 (9.30%) Integration Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (6.98%) BDD
9 3 (6.98%) OO
9 3 (6.98%) Open Source
9 3 (6.98%) Project Management
9 3 (6.98%) TDD
9 3 (6.98%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (39.53%) JavaScript
3 12 (27.91%) SQL
4 5 (11.63%) PL/SQL
5 4 (9.30%) Python
5 4 (9.30%) Ruby
6 1 (2.33%) C++
6 1 (2.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
2 8 (18.60%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.63%) Sun Certification
4 1 (2.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) hybris
2 8 (18.60%) ATG
3 5 (11.63%) Oracle
4 4 (9.30%) Percussion
5 2 (4.65%) Adobe
6 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
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