The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 63 67 63
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing Spring 24 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.89% 1.60% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.43% 6.57% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £371 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.74% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £37.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+25.33% +62.16%
Spring
South East

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 Buckinghamshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
323 289 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 25.41% 24.27% 25.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 168 131
Average daily rate £325 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.97 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.46% -58.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +5 16 £325 -13.33%
Spring
South East

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (67.74%) JSP
3 18 (58.06%) HTML
3 18 (58.06%) Struts
4 16 (51.61%) Oracle
5 15 (48.39%) J2EE
5 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
5 15 (48.39%) CSS
5 15 (48.39%) Hibernate
6 13 (41.94%) Banking
6 13 (41.94%) XML
7 11 (35.48%) OO
7 11 (35.48%) WebSphere
7 11 (35.48%) Mobile Banking
8 10 (32.26%) Finance
9 9 (29.03%) Internet
10 8 (25.81%) Ajax
10 8 (25.81%) DHTML
11 7 (22.58%) Servlets
11 7 (22.58%) JMS
11 7 (22.58%) Integration Testing
11 7 (22.58%) HTML5
12 6 (19.35%) Time Management
12 6 (19.35%) Unit Testing
12 6 (19.35%) Java EE
12 6 (19.35%) Dojo
12 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (19.35%) Web Services
12 6 (19.35%) JDBC
13 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 11 (35.48%) WebSphere
2 5 (16.13%) JBoss
3 4 (12.90%) WebLogic
4 3 (9.68%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.23%) Mule
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) Internet
2 5 (16.13%) HTTP
2 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) DB2
2 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Ant
2 4 (12.90%) JUnit
2 4 (12.90%) Maven
3 3 (9.68%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.23%) Subversion
4 1 (3.23%) Hudson
4 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (41.94%) Banking
2 10 (32.26%) Finance
3 3 (9.68%) Retail
4 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 27 (87.10%) Developer
2 21 (67.74%) Java Developer
3 6 (19.35%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (12.90%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Java Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Programmer
7 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Systems Architect
7 1 (3.23%) UI Developer
7 1 (3.23%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (67.74%) JSP
2 18 (58.06%) Struts
2 18 (58.06%) HTML
3 15 (48.39%) J2EE
3 15 (48.39%) CSS
3 15 (48.39%) Hibernate
4 13 (41.94%) XML
5 8 (25.81%) Ajax
5 8 (25.81%) DHTML
6 7 (22.58%) HTML5
6 7 (22.58%) JMS
6 7 (22.58%) Servlets
7 6 (19.35%) Web Services
7 6 (19.35%) JDBC
7 6 (19.35%) Java EE
7 6 (19.35%) Dojo
8 4 (12.90%) CSS3
8 4 (12.90%) JPA
9 3 (9.68%) jQuery
9 3 (9.68%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Mobile Banking
2 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (16.13%) Online Banking
3 5 (16.13%) Open Source
4 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) OO
2 7 (22.58%) Integration Testing
3 6 (19.35%) Time Management
3 6 (19.35%) Unit Testing
4 5 (16.13%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (16.13%) SOA
4 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
6 3 (9.68%) OOD
6 3 (9.68%) UML
6 3 (9.68%) B2B
6 3 (9.68%) B2C
6 3 (9.68%) SEO
6 3 (9.68%) Content Management
6 3 (9.68%) Analytics
6 3 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (9.68%) System Testing
6 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Use Case
7 2 (6.45%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.13%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) Google
2 3 (9.68%) Coremetrics
2 3 (9.68%) PayPal
3 2 (6.45%) SAP