The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank - 14 13
Contract jobs citing Spring 0 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham - 4.59% 6.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 20.00% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 5
Average daily rate
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- £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
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 £55.00 £35.50 £27.81
% change year-on-year
+54.92% +27.64%
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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 Cheltenham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
67 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 43.23% 22.94% 25.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 15 15
Average daily rate £400 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 7 (87.50%) J2EE
3 6 (75.00%) Web Services
3 6 (75.00%) TDD
4 5 (62.50%) SQL
5 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (50.00%) MVC
5 4 (50.00%) Spring MVC
5 4 (50.00%) BDD
6 3 (37.50%) JPA
6 3 (37.50%) Apache Flex
6 3 (37.50%) jQuery
6 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (37.50%) Maven
6 3 (37.50%) HTML
6 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (37.50%) JUnit
6 3 (37.50%) CSS
7 2 (25.00%) UML
7 2 (25.00%) OO
7 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (25.00%) MySQL
7 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (12.50%) REST
8 1 (12.50%) JBoss Seam
8 1 (12.50%) Mule
8 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (12.50%) Apache Camel

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Mule
1 1 (12.50%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Maven
1 3 (37.50%) JUnit
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 7 (87.50%) J2EE
3 6 (75.00%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) Spring MVC
5 3 (37.50%) JPA
5 3 (37.50%) Apache Flex
5 3 (37.50%) jQuery
5 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 3 (37.50%) CSS
6 1 (12.50%) REST
6 1 (12.50%) JBoss Seam
6 1 (12.50%) Apache Camel
6 1 (12.50%) SOAP
6 1 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) SAP