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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 54 43 69
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +26
Contract jobs citing Spring 18 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.94% 2.25% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.35% 9.59% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £395 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -28.04%
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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
245 146 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 26.43% 23.47% 23.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 110 118
Average daily rate £363 £313 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 12
Average hourly rate £37.25 £17.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.85% -63.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £17.50 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £17.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014, 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 50 (98.04%) Java
2 43 (84.31%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (54.90%) Scrum
4 22 (43.14%) jQuery
4 22 (43.14%) Unit Testing
5 21 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (39.22%) Web Services
6 20 (39.22%) Tomcat
7 19 (37.25%) MySQL
7 19 (37.25%) Software Engineering
8 18 (35.29%) TDD
9 17 (33.33%) CSS
9 17 (33.33%) Linux
10 15 (29.41%) MVC
10 15 (29.41%) E-Commerce
10 15 (29.41%) Spring MVC
11 14 (27.45%) JUnit
12 13 (25.49%) J2EE
12 13 (25.49%) PHP
12 13 (25.49%) PHP5
12 13 (25.49%) Hibernate
13 12 (23.53%) Apache CXF
13 12 (23.53%) HTML
13 12 (23.53%) JSP
14 11 (21.57%) XML
14 11 (21.57%) Ajax
14 11 (21.57%) REST
15 10 (19.61%) Fedora
15 10 (19.61%) CentOS
15 10 (19.61%) SOAP

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 20 (39.22%) Tomcat
2 6 (11.76%) Confluence
2 6 (11.76%) Apache
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.96%) Node.js
4 1 (1.96%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (1.96%) Mule
4 1 (1.96%) Liferay
4 1 (1.96%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 6 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (7.84%) Magento
2 4 (7.84%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (13.73%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (13.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (37.25%) MySQL
2 6 (11.76%) Hazelcast
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database
3 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (9.80%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.92%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (1.96%) MarkLogic
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.96%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (27.45%) JUnit
2 7 (13.73%) Subversion
2 7 (13.73%) JIRA
3 6 (11.76%) Eclipse
4 5 (9.80%) Maven
5 3 (5.88%) Ant
6 2 (3.92%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.92%) Hudson
6 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.96%) NetBeans
General
1 8 (15.69%) Manufacturing
2 7 (13.73%) Finance
3 6 (11.76%) Marketing
3 6 (11.76%) Electronics
3 6 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 45 (88.24%) Developer
2 34 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 8 (15.69%) Lead Developer
3 8 (15.69%) Hybris Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Software Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Java Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Java Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Lead Java Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Lead Software Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 2 (3.92%) PHP Developer
9 1 (1.96%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Architect
9 1 (1.96%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (43.14%) jQuery
2 20 (39.22%) Web Services
3 17 (33.33%) CSS
4 15 (29.41%) Spring MVC
5 13 (25.49%) J2EE
5 13 (25.49%) Hibernate
6 12 (23.53%) HTML
6 12 (23.53%) JSP
6 12 (23.53%) Apache CXF
7 11 (21.57%) Ajax
7 11 (21.57%) REST
7 11 (21.57%) XML
8 10 (19.61%) SOAP
9 8 (15.69%) RESTful
10 7 (13.73%) LAMP
10 7 (13.73%) Servlets
10 7 (13.73%) XSD
11 6 (11.76%) Java EE
12 3 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) DTV
2 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.88%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.96%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.96%) Open Source
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (33.33%) Linux
2 10 (19.61%) Fedora
2 10 (19.61%) CentOS
3 8 (15.69%) UNIX
4 3 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (84.31%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (54.90%) Scrum
3 22 (43.14%) Unit Testing
4 21 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (37.25%) Software Engineering
6 18 (35.29%) TDD
7 15 (29.41%) MVC
7 15 (29.41%) E-Commerce
8 8 (15.69%) Project Management
8 8 (15.69%) Integration Testing
8 8 (15.69%) Kanban
9 7 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (11.76%) B2C
10 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
10 6 (11.76%) SEO
10 6 (11.76%) Programme Management
10 6 (11.76%) Data Validation
10 6 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (11.76%) Validation
11 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 50 (98.04%) Java
2 13 (25.49%) PHP5
2 13 (25.49%) PHP
3 10 (19.61%) SQL
4 7 (13.73%) Python
4 7 (13.73%) Ruby
4 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.92%) Scala
6 1 (1.96%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Red Hat
2 9 (17.65%) Oracle
3 8 (15.69%) hybris
4 6 (11.76%) Zend
4 6 (11.76%) SAP
5 1 (1.96%) JBoss
5 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.96%) TIBCO
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