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 27 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 37 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Spring 1 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.31% - 1.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.83% - 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -5.40%
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
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
120 85 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.92% 31.37% 37.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 46 101
Average daily rate £400 £338 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £228 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £475 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 9
Average hourly rate £37.50 £33.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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
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 27 January 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 10 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Web Services
3 5 (50.00%) JBoss
4 4 (40.00%) J2EE
4 4 (40.00%) Maven
4 4 (40.00%) Apache Camel
4 4 (40.00%) Apache ServiceMix
4 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (30.00%) Java EE
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) EAI
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (10.00%) User Experience
7 1 (10.00%) Cyber Security
7 1 (10.00%) Low Latency
7 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
7 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (10.00%) Liferay
7 1 (10.00%) SimpleDB
7 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (10.00%) Memory Management
7 1 (10.00%) Amazon SQS

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 5 (50.00%) JBoss
2 4 (40.00%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (10.00%) Liferay
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (10.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SimpleDB
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Maven
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) JMeter
3 1 (10.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) J2EE Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Java Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Web Services
2 4 (40.00%) J2EE
2 4 (40.00%) Apache Camel
2 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (30.00%) Java EE
4 2 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) REST
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
5 1 (10.00%) EJB
5 1 (10.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
1 1 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) EAI
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (10.00%) Low Latency
3 1 (10.00%) Memory Management
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) HP