The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 21 15 25
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing Spring 2 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.57% 7.07% 4.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.41% 22.58% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 6
Average daily rate - £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
London

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 Canary Wharf region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
27 31 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 21.26% 31.31% 33.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 27 41
Average daily rate £550 £475 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £438 £458
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 8 (80.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) Banking
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) J2EE
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 3 (30.00%) JSP
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) JMS
6 3 (30.00%) OO
6 3 (30.00%) TDD
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) JPA
7 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
7 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (20.00%) JBehave
7 2 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (20.00%) Software Architecture
7 2 (20.00%) Mockito
7 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
7 2 (20.00%) BDD
7 2 (20.00%) REST

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 2 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) JBoss
2 1 (10.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Multicast
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (10.00%) DB2
3 1 (10.00%) JasperReports
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) JBehave
1 2 (20.00%) jMock
1 2 (20.00%) Maven
1 2 (20.00%) Mockito
2 1 (10.00%) Ant
2 1 (10.00%) ClearQuest
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (10.00%) Hudson
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Front Office
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (40.00%) J2EE
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) JMS
3 3 (30.00%) JSP
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) Gherkin
4 2 (20.00%) JDBC
4 2 (20.00%) JMX
4 2 (20.00%) JPA
4 2 (20.00%) JTA
4 2 (20.00%) Middleware
4 2 (20.00%) REST
4 2 (20.00%) Servlets
4 2 (20.00%) SOAP
4 2 (20.00%) Struts
4 2 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) EJB
5 1 (10.00%) GWT
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) OO
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) AOP
3 2 (20.00%) BDD
3 2 (20.00%) BPEL
3 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) OOD
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Database Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Adobe
2 2 (20.00%) Perforce
2 2 (20.00%) Sybase
3 1 (10.00%) Cognos
3 1 (10.00%) Informatica
3 1 (10.00%) LANSA
3 1 (10.00%) Solace