The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 29 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Spring 14 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.79% 0.33% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.97% 0.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate £513 - -
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
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
117 108 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 31.71% 35.64% 32.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 63 48
Average daily rate £370 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £41.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +26.92%
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 Cambridge

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 28 (90.32%) Java
2 23 (74.19%) JavaScript
3 22 (70.97%) HTML
4 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (64.52%) TDD
6 19 (61.29%) Git (software)
7 16 (51.61%) N-Tier
8 15 (48.39%) JBoss
9 14 (45.16%) Node.js
9 14 (45.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 13 (41.94%) OO
11 12 (38.71%) SQL
11 12 (38.71%) Microservices
11 12 (38.71%) NoSQL
11 12 (38.71%) MongoDB
11 12 (38.71%) RESTful
12 11 (35.48%) Hibernate
13 9 (29.03%) Web Services
14 8 (25.81%) SOA
14 8 (25.81%) MOM
14 8 (25.81%) Middleware
14 8 (25.81%) Maven
14 8 (25.81%) Business Desktop Deployment
14 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (25.81%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (25.81%) BDD
14 8 (25.81%) CouchDB
14 8 (25.81%) HTML5
15 7 (22.58%) jQuery
15 7 (22.58%) PostgreSQL

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 15 (48.39%) JBoss
2 14 (45.16%) Node.js
3 3 (9.68%) Drupal
4 1 (3.23%) nginx
4 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) LDAP
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) MongoDB
1 12 (38.71%) NoSQL
2 8 (25.81%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (25.81%) CouchDB
3 7 (22.58%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (16.13%) MySQL
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (61.29%) Git (software)
2 8 (25.81%) Maven
3 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
4 5 (16.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (16.13%) JUnit
5 4 (12.90%) IntelliJ
5 4 (12.90%) Mercurial
5 4 (12.90%) Mockito
5 4 (12.90%) WebStorm
6 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.23%) Ant
7 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
7 1 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (3.23%) Selenium
7 1 (3.23%) Subversion
7 1 (3.23%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (3.23%) Electronics
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Developer
2 21 (67.74%) Java Developer
3 15 (48.39%) Senior Developer
4 10 (32.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (19.35%) Web Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Java Web Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Agile Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Java Web Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (3.23%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
9 1 (3.23%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Lead Software Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (70.97%) HTML
2 14 (45.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 12 (38.71%) RESTful
4 11 (35.48%) Hibernate
5 9 (29.03%) Web Services
6 8 (25.81%) HTML5
6 8 (25.81%) Middleware
7 7 (22.58%) jQuery
8 5 (16.13%) JPA
8 5 (16.13%) XML
9 4 (12.90%) CSS
9 4 (12.90%) JSON
9 4 (12.90%) REST
9 4 (12.90%) XML Schema
10 1 (3.23%) GWT
10 1 (3.23%) JavaFX
10 1 (3.23%) JAX-RS
10 1 (3.23%) LESS
10 1 (3.23%) Struts
10 1 (3.23%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) CentOS
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
1 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (64.52%) TDD
3 13 (41.94%) OO
4 12 (38.71%) Microservices
5 8 (25.81%) BDD
5 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (25.81%) SOA
6 7 (22.58%) MVC
7 5 (16.13%) Open Source
7 5 (16.13%) Web Development
8 4 (12.90%) BPMN
8 4 (12.90%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (12.90%) Information Security
8 4 (12.90%) Scrum
9 3 (9.68%) Data Security
9 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
10 1 (3.23%) DevOps
10 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
10 1 (3.23%) User Stories
10 1 (3.23%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) Java
2 23 (74.19%) JavaScript
3 12 (38.71%) SQL
4 4 (12.90%) Groovy
4 4 (12.90%) Scala
5 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 8 (25.81%) MOM
2 1 (3.23%) Nagios
2 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) AppDynamics
2 1 (3.23%) LogRhythm
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) New Relic
2 1 (3.23%) Red Hat