The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Berkshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 96 100 127
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +27
Contract jobs citing Spring 30 29 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.19% 1.19% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.47% 5.33% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 9
Average daily rate
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£373 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.87% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £335 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £339
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +10.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £26.31 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+34.91% -34.21%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
548 544 521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.82% 22.24% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 264 240
Average daily rate £350 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 13
Average hourly rate £19.00 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.65 £34.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £36.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
Spring
South East

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 +8 13 £350 -11.11% 2
Bracknell +11 3 £450 +15.38%
Slough +5 2 £315 - 2
Newbury - 2 - - 5
Windsor - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Spring
South East

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 63 (96.92%) Java
2 32 (49.23%) Hibernate
3 23 (35.38%) Web Services
4 22 (33.85%) HTML
4 22 (33.85%) J2EE
5 19 (29.23%) XML
6 18 (27.69%) CSS
6 18 (27.69%) MVC
7 17 (26.15%) UNIX
7 17 (26.15%) SQL
8 16 (24.62%) Tomcat
8 16 (24.62%) Unit Testing
9 15 (23.08%) E-Commerce
9 15 (23.08%) JavaScript
9 15 (23.08%) Scrum
10 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (21.54%) jQuery
11 12 (18.46%) Spring MVC
11 12 (18.46%) Ajax
11 12 (18.46%) MySQL
12 11 (16.92%) Struts
12 11 (16.92%) TDD
13 10 (15.38%) Linux
14 9 (13.85%) OO
14 9 (13.85%) SOAP
14 9 (13.85%) JSP
14 9 (13.85%) Oracle
14 9 (13.85%) JUnit
14 9 (13.85%) Subversion
14 9 (13.85%) JIRA

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 16 (24.62%) Tomcat
2 7 (10.77%) CMS
2 7 (10.77%) Liferay
3 6 (9.23%) Confluence
3 6 (9.23%) WebSphere
3 6 (9.23%) Alfresco
4 4 (6.15%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (4.62%) Apache
6 2 (3.08%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.54%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.54%) Mule
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Google App Engine
1 2 (3.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.46%) MySQL
2 6 (9.23%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.15%) DB2
4 3 (4.62%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.08%) Redis
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.08%) Voldemort
5 2 (3.08%) BigTable
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) JUnit
1 9 (13.85%) JIRA
1 9 (13.85%) Subversion
2 7 (10.77%) Maven
2 7 (10.77%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.69%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.08%) IntelliJ
4 2 (3.08%) Selenium
4 2 (3.08%) Gradle
4 2 (3.08%) Mockito
4 2 (3.08%) Ant
5 1 (1.54%) Hamcrest
5 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.54%) Hudson
5 1 (1.54%) PhoneGap
5 1 (1.54%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.54%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (1.54%) Xcode
General
1 5 (7.69%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Publishing
2 4 (6.15%) Retail
3 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (92.31%) Developer
2 45 (69.23%) Java Developer
3 6 (9.23%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (7.69%) Lead Developer
5 3 (4.62%) Portal Developer
5 3 (4.62%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (4.62%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 3 (4.62%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (4.62%) Mobile Web Developer
5 3 (4.62%) Systems Developer
5 3 (4.62%) Web Developer
5 3 (4.62%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.08%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.08%) Consultant
6 2 (3.08%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (3.08%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (3.08%) UI Programmer
6 2 (3.08%) UI Developer
7 1 (1.54%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (49.23%) Hibernate
2 23 (35.38%) Web Services
3 22 (33.85%) HTML
3 22 (33.85%) J2EE
4 19 (29.23%) XML
5 18 (27.69%) CSS
6 14 (21.54%) jQuery
7 12 (18.46%) Ajax
7 12 (18.46%) Spring MVC
8 11 (16.92%) Struts
9 9 (13.85%) SOAP
9 9 (13.85%) JSP
9 9 (13.85%) RESTful
10 8 (12.31%) JSON
11 6 (9.23%) HTML5
11 6 (9.23%) JDBC
11 6 (9.23%) XSD
12 5 (7.69%) CSS3
13 4 (6.15%) Struts2
13 4 (6.15%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Open Source
2 5 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 4 (6.15%) Physics
3 4 (6.15%) Smartphone
4 3 (4.62%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.08%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.54%) GIS
6 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (26.15%) UNIX
2 10 (15.38%) Linux
3 3 (4.62%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.62%) Windows
4 2 (3.08%) AIX
4 2 (3.08%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.08%) Android
5 1 (1.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.69%) MVC
2 16 (24.62%) Unit Testing
3 15 (23.08%) Scrum
3 15 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (16.92%) TDD
6 9 (13.85%) OO
7 8 (12.31%) SOA
7 8 (12.31%) B2C
8 7 (10.77%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (9.23%) Integration Testing
9 6 (9.23%) Content Management
10 5 (7.69%) BDD
10 5 (7.69%) Web Application Development
11 4 (6.15%) Time Management
12 3 (4.62%) Kanban
12 3 (4.62%) Software Engineering
13 2 (3.08%) Document Management
13 2 (3.08%) Pair Programming
13 2 (3.08%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 63 (96.92%) Java
2 17 (26.15%) SQL
3 15 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.77%) Shell Script
5 4 (6.15%) Groovy
6 3 (4.62%) Scala
6 3 (4.62%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.54%) PHP
7 1 (1.54%) C
7 1 (1.54%) C#
7 1 (1.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (13.85%) Oracle
2 8 (12.31%) hybris
3 4 (6.15%) Sencha
3 4 (6.15%) IBM
4 3 (4.62%) JBoss
5 2 (3.08%) Google
6 1 (1.54%) GigaSpaces
6 1 (1.54%) SAP
6 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.54%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.54%) Mercator
6 1 (1.54%) Akamai
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