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 22 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 116 83 104
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +21
Contract jobs citing Spring 7 34 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.28% 1.34% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.27% 6.39% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 27 8
Average daily rate
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£406 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £240 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £450 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £35.50 £27.81
% change year-on-year
+54.92% +27.64%
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
551 532 540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.72% 21.02% 22.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 304 226
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 53
Average hourly rate £32.50 £20.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.53% -41.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
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 22 May 2015. 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
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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 -10 3 £325 -5.10% 5
Bracknell 0 2 £425 -5.55%
Newbury -1 1 £400 - 1
Spring
South East

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 23 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (56.52%) Tomcat
3 12 (52.17%) Struts
4 11 (47.83%) Maven
5 10 (43.48%) JUnit
5 10 (43.48%) Hibernate
6 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
6 9 (39.13%) HTML
6 9 (39.13%) Apache
7 8 (34.78%) J2EE
7 8 (34.78%) CSS
7 8 (34.78%) TDD
7 8 (34.78%) jQuery
8 7 (30.43%) JSF
8 7 (30.43%) Java EE
8 7 (30.43%) Oracle
8 7 (30.43%) SQL
8 7 (30.43%) UNIX
8 7 (30.43%) Finance
8 7 (30.43%) Eclipse
9 6 (26.09%) JBoss
9 6 (26.09%) Linux
9 6 (26.09%) JSP
9 6 (26.09%) Subversion
9 6 (26.09%) Apache CXF
9 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
9 6 (26.09%) Struts2
10 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (21.74%) Ant
10 5 (21.74%) Web Services

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 13 (56.52%) Tomcat
2 9 (39.13%) Apache
3 6 (26.09%) JBoss
4 4 (17.39%) WebSphere
5 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
5 2 (8.70%) Liferay
6 1 (4.35%) GlassFish
6 1 (4.35%) Alfresco
6 1 (4.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (4.35%) FTP
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) DB2
2 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Maven
2 10 (43.48%) JUnit
3 7 (30.43%) Eclipse
4 6 (26.09%) Subversion
4 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
5 5 (21.74%) Ant
6 1 (4.35%) JIRA
6 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
6 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
6 1 (4.35%) Gradle
6 1 (4.35%) ClearQuest
6 1 (4.35%) IntelliJ
6 1 (4.35%) ClearCase
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 14 (60.87%) Java Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Build Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) AWS Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Management Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Build Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Deployment Manager
4 1 (4.35%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
4 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) Struts
2 10 (43.48%) Hibernate
3 9 (39.13%) HTML
4 8 (34.78%) J2EE
4 8 (34.78%) CSS
4 8 (34.78%) jQuery
5 7 (30.43%) JSF
5 7 (30.43%) Java EE
6 6 (26.09%) JSP
6 6 (26.09%) Apache CXF
6 6 (26.09%) Struts2
7 5 (21.74%) Web Services
7 5 (21.74%) XML
8 2 (8.70%) XSLT
8 2 (8.70%) JMS
8 2 (8.70%) Apache Camel
8 2 (8.70%) Spring MVC
8 2 (8.70%) Spring Web Flow
9 1 (4.35%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (4.35%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Open Source
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) UNIX
2 6 (26.09%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) CentOS
3 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) TDD
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) SOA
4 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.04%) MVC
5 2 (8.70%) UML
5 2 (8.70%) OO
5 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.70%) Scrum
5 2 (8.70%) OOD
5 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Coaching
5 2 (8.70%) System Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Content Management
6 1 (4.35%) Pair Programming
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.35%) Functional Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) XPath
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) GigaSpaces
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe
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