The first table below looks at the demand for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cheltenham region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 20 13 55
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +42
Contract jobs citing Spring 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.59% 5.56% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 17.39% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate £425 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.06 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +4.80%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
27 23 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 23.28% 31.94% 29.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 49
Average daily rate £300 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +14.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Spring
Gloucestershire

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Spring
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DTV
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
1 3 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
General
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP