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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 57 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing Spring 11 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.25% 1.64% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.37% 5.64% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 3
Average daily rate
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£405 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £343 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £500 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 - £34.06
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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
205 266 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 23.35% 29.07% 21.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 218 85
Average daily rate £375 £335 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £235 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 31 (93.94%) Java
2 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (42.42%) Web Services
4 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
4 10 (30.30%) Hibernate
4 10 (30.30%) REST
5 9 (27.27%) Finance
5 9 (27.27%) E-Commerce
5 9 (27.27%) TDD
6 8 (24.24%) JSON
6 8 (24.24%) Spring MVC
6 8 (24.24%) SOA
6 8 (24.24%) Linux
6 8 (24.24%) Manufacturing
6 8 (24.24%) MVC
6 8 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (21.21%) Scrum
7 7 (21.21%) HTML
7 7 (21.21%) J2EE
7 7 (21.21%) HTML5
8 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
8 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
8 6 (18.18%) Marketing
8 6 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 6 (18.18%) Programme Management
8 6 (18.18%) SQL
8 6 (18.18%) SAP
8 6 (18.18%) CRM

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (12.12%) Mule
2 3 (9.09%) CMS
2 3 (9.09%) Alfresco
2 3 (9.09%) Apache Solr
3 2 (6.06%) Mule ESB
3 2 (6.06%) Liferay
3 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.06%) JBoss
4 1 (3.03%) Apache
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (3.03%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 6 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (15.15%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (9.09%) Amazon S3
3 3 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (9.09%) SaaS
4 1 (3.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) HTTP
2 3 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (3.03%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) MySQL
2 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.06%) EDRMS
4 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) JUnit
2 4 (12.12%) Maven
3 3 (9.09%) Eclipse
3 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.03%) Subversion
4 1 (3.03%) Hudson
4 1 (3.03%) GitLab
4 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Manufacturing
3 6 (18.18%) Marketing
3 6 (18.18%) Electronics
3 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.06%) Local Government
5 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (78.79%) Developer
2 21 (63.64%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Hybris Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Programmer
5 3 (9.09%) Java Programmer
6 2 (6.06%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (6.06%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 2 (6.06%) Java Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.03%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Web Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Integration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) Web Services
2 10 (30.30%) Hibernate
2 10 (30.30%) REST
3 8 (24.24%) JSON
3 8 (24.24%) Spring MVC
4 7 (21.21%) HTML
4 7 (21.21%) J2EE
4 7 (21.21%) HTML5
5 5 (15.15%) Apache Camel
6 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
6 4 (12.12%) Ext JS
6 4 (12.12%) GWT
6 4 (12.12%) Ajax
6 4 (12.12%) CSS
6 4 (12.12%) J2SE
6 4 (12.12%) XML
6 4 (12.12%) Middleware
7 3 (9.09%) SOAP
7 3 (9.09%) Apache CXF
7 3 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) DTV
2 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
2 4 (12.12%) iPad
2 4 (12.12%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.06%) Data Integration
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Fedora
2 3 (9.09%) CentOS
3 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) E-Commerce
2 9 (27.27%) TDD
3 8 (24.24%) SOA
3 8 (24.24%) MVC
3 8 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (21.21%) Scrum
5 6 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (18.18%) Programme Management
5 6 (18.18%) CRM
6 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.06%) DevOps
8 2 (6.06%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (6.06%) Kanban
8 2 (6.06%) Financial Modelling
8 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.06%) TOGAF
8 2 (6.06%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (93.94%) Java
2 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.18%) SQL
4 5 (15.15%) Python
4 5 (15.15%) PHP
4 5 (15.15%) Ruby
5 3 (9.09%) Perl
5 3 (9.09%) Scala
5 3 (9.09%) Go
6 2 (6.06%) PHP5
7 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Puppet
1 3 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) SAP
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle
3 4 (12.12%) hybris
3 4 (12.12%) Sencha
4 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 3 (9.09%) Google
5 2 (6.06%) TIBCO
5 2 (6.06%) Salesforce.com