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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 31 43 40
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Contract jobs citing Spring 25 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.81% 1.62% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.56% 4.19% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 1
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £43.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +18.64%
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
199 191 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.27% 38.74% 34.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 134 49
Average daily rate £363 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.02% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Average hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £47.50 £18.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015, 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 31 (93.94%) Java
2 26 (78.79%) JavaScript
3 22 (66.67%) HTML
4 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (51.52%) Hibernate
6 14 (42.42%) Oracle
7 13 (39.39%) Web Services
7 13 (39.39%) RESTful
8 12 (36.36%) JBoss
9 11 (33.33%) CSS
10 10 (30.30%) MVC
10 10 (30.30%) Oracle Database
11 9 (27.27%) HTML5
11 9 (27.27%) JPA
11 9 (27.27%) Scrum
11 9 (27.27%) SQL
12 8 (24.24%) E-Commerce
12 8 (24.24%) N-Tier
12 8 (24.24%) Maven
12 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
12 8 (24.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (21.21%) Web Development
13 7 (21.21%) jQuery
13 7 (21.21%) MySQL
13 7 (21.21%) Servlets
14 6 (18.18%) Tomcat
14 6 (18.18%) Apache Solr
14 6 (18.18%) MongoDB
14 6 (18.18%) Microservices
15 5 (15.15%) Drupal

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 12 (36.36%) JBoss
2 6 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 6 (18.18%) Apache Solr
3 5 (15.15%) Drupal
4 4 (12.12%) Node.js
4 4 (12.12%) WebSphere
4 4 (12.12%) Apache
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (3.03%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) LDAP
2 2 (6.06%) HTTP
2 2 (6.06%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) Oracle Database
2 7 (21.21%) MySQL
3 6 (18.18%) MongoDB
4 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (12.12%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (3.03%) CouchDB
8 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Maven
1 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.12%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.06%) Gradle
4 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.03%) WebStorm
4 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.03%) Mockito
4 1 (3.03%) IntelliJ
4 1 (3.03%) Subversion
4 1 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.03%) JUnit
General
1 4 (12.12%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (84.85%) Developer
2 21 (63.64%) Java Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Web Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Software Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Java Web Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Java Swing Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Lead Software Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Integration Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Lead Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Lead Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (66.67%) HTML
2 17 (51.52%) Hibernate
3 13 (39.39%) Web Services
3 13 (39.39%) RESTful
4 11 (33.33%) CSS
5 9 (27.27%) HTML5
5 9 (27.27%) JPA
6 8 (24.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (21.21%) jQuery
7 7 (21.21%) Servlets
8 5 (15.15%) Middleware
8 5 (15.15%) J2EE
8 5 (15.15%) XML
8 5 (15.15%) Spring MVC
9 4 (12.12%) JSP
9 4 (12.12%) Struts
9 4 (12.12%) Ajax
10 2 (6.06%) Java EE
10 2 (6.06%) Lucene
10 2 (6.06%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.06%) Biology
2 2 (6.06%) Life Science
2 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) UNIX
1 5 (15.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) MVC
3 9 (27.27%) Scrum
4 8 (24.24%) E-Commerce
5 7 (21.21%) Web Development
6 6 (18.18%) Microservices
7 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
8 4 (12.12%) TDD
8 4 (12.12%) ETL
8 4 (12.12%) Data Security
8 4 (12.12%) Multithreading
8 4 (12.12%) Kanban
9 3 (9.09%) User Stories
9 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (6.06%) Bioinformatics
10 2 (6.06%) OO
10 2 (6.06%) ERP
10 2 (6.06%) BDD
11 1 (3.03%) Software Licensing
11 1 (3.03%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 31 (93.94%) Java
2 26 (78.79%) JavaScript
3 9 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (6.06%) Groovy
4 2 (6.06%) Scala
5 1 (3.03%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) Ruby
5 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) CDISC
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) MOM
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) Intershop
2 4 (12.12%) hybris
2 4 (12.12%) Demandware
3 2 (6.06%) Terracotta
3 2 (6.06%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
CPS Group UK
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hinxton, Cambridge
EMBL
Posted: 21 hours ago