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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 65 49 38
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -11
Contract jobs citing Spring 10 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.11% 2.88% 2.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.73% 10.27% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 9
Average daily rate
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£389 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £350 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £450 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
268 224 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 29.78% 28.04% 24.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 176 83
Average daily rate £375 £363 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £9.00 £36.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.00% +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 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 31 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 18 (90.00%) Java
2 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) Hibernate
4 8 (40.00%) Finance
5 7 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (30.00%) DTV
6 6 (30.00%) Web Services
6 6 (30.00%) SAP
6 6 (30.00%) Manufacturing
6 6 (30.00%) Scrum
6 6 (30.00%) MVC
6 6 (30.00%) Electronics
6 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
6 6 (30.00%) Programme Management
6 6 (30.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (30.00%) Marketing
6 6 (30.00%) Spring MVC
6 6 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (25.00%) Mule
7 5 (25.00%) SQL
8 4 (20.00%) TDD
9 3 (15.00%) J2EE
9 3 (15.00%) SOA
9 3 (15.00%) CRM
9 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
9 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
9 3 (15.00%) JPA
9 3 (15.00%) Low Latency
9 3 (15.00%) REST

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (25.00%) Mule
2 2 (10.00%) Mule ESB
3 1 (5.00%) Liferay
3 1 (5.00%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 6 (30.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.00%) EDRMS
2 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) JBehave
2 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (30.00%) Electronics
2 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (30.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 12 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Hybris Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.00%) UI Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (30.00%) Web Services
2 6 (30.00%) Spring MVC
3 3 (15.00%) JPA
3 3 (15.00%) REST
3 3 (15.00%) J2EE
4 2 (10.00%) JDBC
4 2 (10.00%) SOAP
4 2 (10.00%) Swing
4 2 (10.00%) Ajax
4 2 (10.00%) Java EE
4 2 (10.00%) Apache Camel
4 2 (10.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (5.00%) RESTful
5 1 (5.00%) React
5 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.00%) Middleware
5 1 (5.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) DTV
2 2 (10.00%) iPad
2 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Fedora
1 1 (5.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (30.00%) MVC
3 6 (30.00%) Scrum
3 6 (30.00%) Programme Management
3 6 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (20.00%) TDD
5 3 (15.00%) CRM
5 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (15.00%) SOA
5 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (15.00%) Low Latency
6 2 (10.00%) BDD
6 2 (10.00%) Kanban
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (10.00%) OO
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) hybris
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.00%) TIBCO