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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 12 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Contract jobs citing Spring 12 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 9.38% 3.08% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.29% 9.52% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 0
Average daily rate £650 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.00 £47.00 -
% change year-on-year
+21.27% -
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
35 42 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 27.34% 32.31% 23.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 25 22
Average daily rate £575 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £355 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £570 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 10 (76.92%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) Hibernate
2 9 (69.23%) Banking
3 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) REST
4 7 (53.85%) TDD
5 5 (38.46%) J2EE
6 4 (30.77%) JMS
6 4 (30.77%) Unix
6 4 (30.77%) MVC
6 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
7 3 (23.08%) JPA
7 3 (23.08%) Drools
7 3 (23.08%) Spring MVC
7 3 (23.08%) Spring Security
7 3 (23.08%) Big Data
7 3 (23.08%) Scala
7 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
7 3 (23.08%) BDD
7 3 (23.08%) Apache Hive
7 3 (23.08%) HDFS
7 3 (23.08%) DevOps
7 3 (23.08%) Functional Programming
7 3 (23.08%) Apache Spark
7 3 (23.08%) SDLC
7 3 (23.08%) HBase
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (23.08%) Scrum
7 3 (23.08%) Linux

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 3 (23.08%) Apache
1 3 (23.08%) Apache Spark
2 2 (15.38%) MQSeries
2 2 (15.38%) Mule
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (7.69%) JBoss
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Global One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Apache Hive
1 3 (23.08%) Big Data
1 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
1 3 (23.08%) HBase
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) UniData
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) Ant
2 1 (7.69%) IntelliJ
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) JUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Log4j
2 1 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (69.23%) Banking
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Java Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Hadoop Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Java Hadoop Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Java Scala Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Lead Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Lead Java Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Scala Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Data Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Java Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Java Technical Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Lead Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Lead Data Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Messaging Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Middleware Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) Hibernate
2 8 (61.54%) REST
3 5 (38.46%) J2EE
4 4 (30.77%) JMS
5 3 (23.08%) Drools
5 3 (23.08%) JPA
5 3 (23.08%) Spring MVC
5 3 (23.08%) Spring Security
6 2 (15.38%) CSS
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) JSP
6 2 (15.38%) Middleware
6 2 (15.38%) Servlets
6 2 (15.38%) Spring Integration
7 1 (7.69%) JAXB
7 1 (7.69%) JDBC
7 1 (7.69%) SOAP
7 1 (7.69%) Struts
7 1 (7.69%) Web Services
7 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Equities
1 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (7.69%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Unix
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) TDD
3 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
3 4 (30.77%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) BDD
4 3 (23.08%) DevOps
4 3 (23.08%) Functional Programming
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Data Management
5 2 (15.38%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (15.38%) Matrix Management
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) SOA
5 2 (15.38%) Software Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 2 (15.38%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) Scala
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) Python
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) HDFS
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Pega
1 2 (15.38%) TIBCO
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Sencha
2 1 (7.69%) Sybase