The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 61 41 39
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -2
Contract jobs citing Spring 11 31 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.25% 3.85% 2.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.10% 13.66% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 8
Average daily rate
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£403 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £350 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £450 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+52.77% +55.67%
Spring
South West

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 Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
268 227 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 30.56% 28.16% 21.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 178 60
Average daily rate £375 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £293 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Spring across the Bristol region.

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 21 (87.50%) Java
2 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (45.83%) Finance
4 10 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (37.50%) Hibernate
6 8 (33.33%) Manufacturing
6 8 (33.33%) Electronics
6 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 8 (33.33%) DTV
6 8 (33.33%) Programme Management
6 8 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 8 (33.33%) Web Services
6 8 (33.33%) SAP
6 8 (33.33%) Marketing
6 8 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (29.17%) Spring MVC
7 7 (29.17%) MVC
7 7 (29.17%) Scrum
8 6 (25.00%) SOA
8 6 (25.00%) CRM
8 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
9 5 (20.83%) HTML
9 5 (20.83%) TDD
9 5 (20.83%) Mule
9 5 (20.83%) HTML5
10 4 (16.67%) hybris
10 4 (16.67%) iPad
10 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
10 4 (16.67%) Ajax

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 5 (20.83%) Mule
2 2 (8.33%) Liferay
2 2 (8.33%) Mule ESB
3 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.17%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 8 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) SaaS
2 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (8.33%) EDRMS
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JUnit
1 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.17%) Maven
1 1 (4.17%) Selenium
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.17%) JBehave
1 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 8 (33.33%) Electronics
2 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 8 (33.33%) Marketing
3 2 (8.33%) Local Government
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Developer
2 14 (58.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Hybris Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.17%) UI Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Integration Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) UI Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) Java Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) Hibernate
2 8 (33.33%) Web Services
3 7 (29.17%) Spring MVC
4 5 (20.83%) HTML5
4 5 (20.83%) HTML
5 4 (16.67%) Ajax
6 3 (12.50%) J2EE
6 3 (12.50%) REST
6 3 (12.50%) JPA
6 3 (12.50%) Apache Camel
7 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
7 2 (8.33%) JDBC
7 2 (8.33%) Java EE
7 2 (8.33%) Swing
7 2 (8.33%) Middleware
8 1 (4.17%) LAMP
8 1 (4.17%) JMS
8 1 (4.17%) JSON
8 1 (4.17%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (4.17%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) DTV
2 4 (16.67%) iPad
2 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Fedora
2 2 (8.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 8 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (29.17%) Scrum
4 7 (29.17%) MVC
5 6 (25.00%) CRM
5 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (25.00%) SOA
6 5 (20.83%) TDD
7 4 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (12.50%) Low Latency
8 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Multithreading
8 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 2 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
9 2 (8.33%) Information Management
9 2 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) Java
2 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) Python
3 2 (8.33%) Ruby
3 2 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (4.17%) PHP5
4 1 (4.17%) Go
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) ISEB
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
1 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) SAP
2 4 (16.67%) hybris
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (8.33%) TIBCO