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 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 45 50 33
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Contract jobs citing Spring 22 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.57% 1.67% 2.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.57% 7.30% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 13
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £310 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £375 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £379 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.21% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.75 £35.00 £45.75
% change year-on-year
+16.42% -23.49%
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
230 178 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 26.84% 22.82% 21.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 137 98
Average daily rate £375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £46.50 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.73% -7.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -7.14%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 47 (97.92%) Java
2 25 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (39.58%) TDD
3 19 (39.58%) Hibernate
3 19 (39.58%) Web Services
4 16 (33.33%) J2EE
4 16 (33.33%) Scrum
5 15 (31.25%) Oracle
5 15 (31.25%) MVC
6 14 (29.17%) SQL
6 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
6 14 (29.17%) Linux
6 14 (29.17%) Spring MVC
7 13 (27.08%) REST
8 12 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 12 (25.00%) Manufacturing
9 11 (22.92%) SC Cleared
9 11 (22.92%) JSON
10 10 (20.83%) Tomcat
10 10 (20.83%) PHP
10 10 (20.83%) JUnit
11 9 (18.75%) MySQL
11 9 (18.75%) Eclipse
11 9 (18.75%) Software Engineering
12 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (16.67%) jQuery
12 8 (16.67%) CSS
12 8 (16.67%) E-Commerce
12 8 (16.67%) SOA

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 10 (20.83%) Tomcat
2 7 (14.58%) Apache
3 4 (8.33%) JBoss
4 3 (6.25%) Apache Solr
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (6.25%) CMS
4 3 (6.25%) Alfresco
5 2 (4.17%) Mule
6 1 (2.08%) Liferay
6 1 (2.08%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 6 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.08%) Magento
2 1 (2.08%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.58%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (14.58%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (8.33%) SaaS
3 3 (6.25%) Amazon S3
4 2 (4.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) HTTP
2 3 (6.25%) Internet
3 2 (4.17%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) MySQL
2 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 5 (10.42%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.25%) Hazelcast
5 3 (6.25%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.08%) EDRMS
7 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) JUnit
2 9 (18.75%) Eclipse
3 7 (14.58%) Maven
4 4 (8.33%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
5 3 (6.25%) Hudson
5 3 (6.25%) Ant
6 2 (4.17%) Subversion
6 2 (4.17%) GitLab
6 2 (4.17%) Cucumber
General
1 12 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 7 (14.58%) Finance
3 6 (12.50%) Marketing
3 6 (12.50%) Electronics
3 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.08%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 41 (85.42%) Developer
2 37 (77.08%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Architect
4 4 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Consultant
5 3 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (6.25%) Programmer
5 3 (6.25%) Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Developer Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Java Analyst Programmer
5 3 (6.25%) Java Consultant
5 3 (6.25%) Java Programmer
6 2 (4.17%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Lead Software Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Technical Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Middleware Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (39.58%) Hibernate
1 19 (39.58%) Web Services
2 16 (33.33%) J2EE
3 14 (29.17%) Spring MVC
4 13 (27.08%) REST
5 11 (22.92%) JSON
6 8 (16.67%) jQuery
6 8 (16.67%) CSS
7 7 (14.58%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (14.58%) XML
7 7 (14.58%) JSP
7 7 (14.58%) Middleware
8 6 (12.50%) HTML
8 6 (12.50%) RESTful
9 5 (10.42%) Apache CXF
9 5 (10.42%) HTML5
9 5 (10.42%) Play Framework
9 5 (10.42%) J2SE
9 5 (10.42%) GWT
9 5 (10.42%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) DTV
2 5 (10.42%) Client/Server
3 4 (8.33%) Open Source
4 3 (6.25%) Cryptography
5 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.08%) iPad
6 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.17%) Linux
2 4 (8.33%) Fedora
2 4 (8.33%) CentOS
3 3 (6.25%) UNIX
4 2 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (39.58%) TDD
3 16 (33.33%) Scrum
4 15 (31.25%) MVC
5 12 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (18.75%) Software Engineering
7 8 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 8 (16.67%) SOA
8 7 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (12.50%) Logistics
9 6 (12.50%) Programme Management
9 6 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
10 5 (10.42%) Unit Testing
11 4 (8.33%) Web Application Development
12 3 (6.25%) DevOps
12 3 (6.25%) OOP
12 3 (6.25%) OO
12 3 (6.25%) ETL
12 3 (6.25%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 47 (97.92%) Java
2 14 (29.17%) SQL
2 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 10 (20.83%) PHP
4 7 (14.58%) Scala
4 7 (14.58%) Python
4 7 (14.58%) PHP5
4 7 (14.58%) Ruby
5 3 (6.25%) Golang
5 3 (6.25%) Perl
6 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (22.92%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (2.08%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Puppet
1 3 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) Oracle
2 6 (12.50%) SAP
3 5 (10.42%) Sencha
4 4 (8.33%) Google
4 4 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.25%) Zend
6 1 (2.08%) hybris
6 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.08%) TIBCO
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