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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 49 48 46
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing Spring 8 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.18% 1.16% 1.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.30% 6.48% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 4
Average daily rate £350 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £379 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.61% +8.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.00 £40.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+39.87% +16.42%
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
151 108 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.27% 17.85% 23.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 70 76
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 11 February 2016, 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 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 9 (64.29%) Hibernate
3 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) jQuery
4 7 (50.00%) Ajax
4 7 (50.00%) HTML
5 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
5 6 (42.86%) CSS
6 5 (35.71%) MVC
6 5 (35.71%) TDD
6 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (28.57%) JPA
7 4 (28.57%) SQL
7 4 (28.57%) Oracle
8 3 (21.43%) Ant
8 3 (21.43%) OO
8 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
8 3 (21.43%) J2EE
8 3 (21.43%) Scrum
8 3 (21.43%) Spring MVC
8 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
8 3 (21.43%) REST
8 3 (21.43%) Front End Development
9 2 (14.29%) Build Automation
9 2 (14.29%) Spring Boot
9 2 (14.29%) SDLC
9 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
9 2 (14.29%) HTML5
9 2 (14.29%) hybris

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (7.14%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Ant
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) Gradle
2 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) Maven
3 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) Java Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Senior Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Applications Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Applications Developer
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Hibernate
1 9 (64.29%) jQuery
2 7 (50.00%) Ajax
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 6 (42.86%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) JPA
5 3 (21.43%) J2EE
5 3 (21.43%) REST
5 3 (21.43%) Spring MVC
6 2 (14.29%) Apache Camel
6 2 (14.29%) Dojo
6 2 (14.29%) DOM
6 2 (14.29%) Guice
6 2 (14.29%) HTML5
6 2 (14.29%) Java EE
6 2 (14.29%) Play Framework
6 2 (14.29%) SOAP
6 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (35.71%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) TDD
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 3 (21.43%) Front End Development
3 3 (21.43%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) B2B
4 2 (14.29%) B2C
4 2 (14.29%) Build Automation
4 2 (14.29%) OOD
4 2 (14.29%) SDLC
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Kanban
5 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
5 1 (7.14%) Open Source
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Atlassian
2 2 (14.29%) Google
2 2 (14.29%) hybris
3 1 (7.14%) Adobe
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago