The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 23 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Spring 7 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 4.76% 6.04% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.97% 16.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 0
Average daily rate £500 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
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
East Sussex

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 Brighton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
78 99 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 53.06% 37.36% 37.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 58 32
Average daily rate £350 £290 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% +50.00%
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 Brighton

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 18 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) TDD
3 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 9 (50.00%) HTML
4 9 (50.00%) CSS
4 9 (50.00%) Scrum
4 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (50.00%) BDD
5 8 (44.44%) Kanban
5 8 (44.44%) NoSQL
6 7 (38.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 7 (38.89%) DevOps
6 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
6 7 (38.89%) MongoDB
6 7 (38.89%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (27.78%) Maven
7 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
7 5 (27.78%) Linux
7 5 (27.78%) J2EE
8 4 (22.22%) Unix
8 4 (22.22%) MySQL
8 4 (22.22%) Oracle
8 4 (22.22%) JUnit
9 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
9 3 (16.67%) Servlets
9 3 (16.67%) Web Services
9 3 (16.67%) XML
9 3 (16.67%) SQL
9 3 (16.67%) Tomcat

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.11%) Apache Solr
2 2 (11.11%) Confluence
2 2 (11.11%) Jetty
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) NoSQL
2 7 (38.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 7 (38.89%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (38.89%) MongoDB
3 4 (22.22%) MySQL
4 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (11.11%) SQLite
6 1 (5.56%) DB2
6 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 5 (27.78%) Maven
3 4 (22.22%) JUnit
4 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (11.11%) Ant
5 2 (11.11%) JIRA
5 2 (11.11%) Subversion
5 2 (11.11%) TestNG
6 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
6 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
6 1 (5.56%) Gradle
6 1 (5.56%) Hudson
6 1 (5.56%) JMeter
6 1 (5.56%) jMock
6 1 (5.56%) Selenium
6 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
6 1 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (94.44%) Java Developer
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Developer
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Java Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Senior Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Senior Agile Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Core Java Developer
6 2 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Solr Developer
6 2 (11.11%) XML Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Java Analyst Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) Java Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) QA Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Applications Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) CSS
1 9 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
2 5 (27.78%) J2EE
3 3 (16.67%) Servlets
3 3 (16.67%) Web Services
3 3 (16.67%) XML
4 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 2 (11.11%) Java EE
4 2 (11.11%) JMS
4 2 (11.11%) JPA
4 2 (11.11%) jQuery
4 2 (11.11%) Lucene
4 2 (11.11%) REST
4 2 (11.11%) SOAP
4 2 (11.11%) Spring MVC
4 2 (11.11%) XSLT
5 1 (5.56%) Ajax
5 1 (5.56%) CSS3
5 1 (5.56%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (66.67%) TDD
2 9 (50.00%) BDD
2 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (50.00%) Scrum
3 8 (44.44%) Kanban
4 7 (38.89%) DevOps
5 2 (11.11%) Concurrent Programming
5 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) User Stories
5 2 (11.11%) Web Application Development
6 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.56%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) OOD
6 1 (5.56%) OOP
6 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) XPath
4 2 (11.11%) XQuery
5 1 (5.56%) Groovy
5 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Rally