The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 62 56 40
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Contract jobs citing Spring 8 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.98% 1.09% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.02% 4.22% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
199 166 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.45% 25.78% 22.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 104 49
Average daily rate £325 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £17.00 £35.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.11% -4.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 14 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) HTML
3 6 (42.86%) CSS
3 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
3 6 (42.86%) jQuery
3 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 5 (35.71%) HTML5
4 5 (35.71%) MVC
4 5 (35.71%) DOM
5 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
6 3 (21.43%) ATDD
6 3 (21.43%) Web Application Development
6 3 (21.43%) Couchbase
6 3 (21.43%) BDD
6 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
6 3 (21.43%) Spring MVC
6 3 (21.43%) CouchDB
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
6 3 (21.43%) Degree
6 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
6 3 (21.43%) UNIX
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) OO
6 3 (21.43%) J2EE
6 3 (21.43%) TDD
6 3 (21.43%) Banking
6 3 (21.43%) ActiveMQ

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
2 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 3 (21.43%) CouchDB
2 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
2 3 (21.43%) Couchbase
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) DB2
3 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) UI Developer
3 3 (21.43%) UI Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) CSS
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
1 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
1 6 (42.86%) jQuery
1 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
2 5 (35.71%) HTML5
2 5 (35.71%) DOM
3 3 (21.43%) J2EE
3 3 (21.43%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (21.43%) Spring MVC
4 2 (14.29%) JMS
4 2 (14.29%) Middleware
4 2 (14.29%) JSP
4 2 (14.29%) Servlets
4 2 (14.29%) Struts
4 2 (14.29%) Web Services
4 2 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (7.14%) Dojo
5 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) N-Tier
3 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) UNIX
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) MVC
2 3 (21.43%) TDD
2 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (21.43%) BDD
2 3 (21.43%) ATDD
2 3 (21.43%) Web Application Development
2 3 (21.43%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) IBM
1 2 (14.29%) BEA
1 2 (14.29%) Vitria
1 2 (14.29%) Pega
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Sybase
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