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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 45 79 78
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -1
Contract jobs citing Spring 28 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.92% 0.60% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.85% 2.83% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 2
Average daily rate £355 £325 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £317 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £345 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.00 £40.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+39.87% +16.42%
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
258 247 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 26.90% 21.31% 23.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 148 128
Average daily rate £355 £345 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% -9.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £44.00 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.04% +175.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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
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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +28 27 £355 +1.42% 12
Spring
South East

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 39 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (69.23%) J2EE
3 26 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 23 (58.97%) JSP
4 23 (58.97%) Struts
5 22 (56.41%) Hibernate
6 20 (51.28%) HTML
7 17 (43.59%) Servlets
7 17 (43.59%) XML
8 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (38.46%) OO
10 14 (35.90%) CSS
11 13 (33.33%) Oracle
11 13 (33.33%) Open Source
12 12 (30.77%) Software Architecture
12 12 (30.77%) Use Case
12 12 (30.77%) DHTML
12 12 (30.77%) JDBC
12 12 (30.77%) OOA/OOD
12 12 (30.77%) JMS
12 12 (30.77%) HTTP
12 12 (30.77%) TCP/IP
13 9 (23.08%) Scrum
13 9 (23.08%) Eclipse
14 7 (17.95%) DB2
14 7 (17.95%) Degree
14 7 (17.95%) WebSphere
15 6 (15.38%) jQuery
15 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
16 5 (12.82%) Computer Science

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 7 (17.95%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.13%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.56%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.56%) Commerce Server
4 1 (2.56%) JBoss
4 1 (2.56%) Liferay
4 1 (2.56%) Node.js
4 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.77%) HTTP
1 12 (30.77%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.26%) Internet
3 2 (5.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) DB2
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.13%) DB2 UDB
3 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.13%) MySQL
4 1 (2.56%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.56%) Big Data
4 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.56%) Impala
4 1 (2.56%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Eclipse
2 5 (12.82%) JUnit
2 5 (12.82%) Maven
2 5 (12.82%) Selenium
3 1 (2.56%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Automotive
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (76.92%) Developer
2 29 (74.36%) Java Developer
3 20 (51.28%) J2EE Developer
3 20 (51.28%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 15 (38.46%) Senior Developer
4 15 (38.46%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 12 (30.77%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 12 (30.77%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 12 (30.77%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Architect
7 4 (10.26%) Java Architect
8 3 (7.69%) Agile Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Agile Java Developer
9 2 (5.13%) J2EE Programmer
9 2 (5.13%) Java Technical Architect
9 2 (5.13%) Junior
9 2 (5.13%) Programmer
9 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
9 2 (5.13%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (69.23%) J2EE
2 23 (58.97%) JSP
2 23 (58.97%) Struts
3 22 (56.41%) Hibernate
4 20 (51.28%) HTML
5 17 (43.59%) Servlets
5 17 (43.59%) XML
6 14 (35.90%) CSS
7 12 (30.77%) DHTML
7 12 (30.77%) JDBC
7 12 (30.77%) JMS
8 6 (15.38%) jQuery
9 5 (12.82%) Java EE
9 5 (12.82%) SOAP
9 5 (12.82%) XSLT
10 4 (10.26%) Middleware
10 4 (10.26%) Web Services
10 4 (10.26%) WSDL
11 2 (5.13%) HTML5
11 2 (5.13%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (38.46%) OO
3 13 (33.33%) Open Source
4 12 (30.77%) OOA/OOD
4 12 (30.77%) Software Architecture
4 12 (30.77%) Use Case
5 9 (23.08%) Scrum
6 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
7 5 (12.82%) Validation
7 5 (12.82%) Waterfall
8 3 (7.69%) SOA
8 3 (7.69%) TDD
9 2 (5.13%) BDD
9 2 (5.13%) Data Modelling
9 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.13%) Kanban
9 2 (5.13%) Machine Learning
9 2 (5.13%) Microservices
9 2 (5.13%) Quality Management
9 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.26%) SQL
4 1 (2.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
2 5 (12.82%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (12.82%) Sun
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