The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 88 53 72
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +19
Contract jobs citing Spring 130 197 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.24% 3.42% 2.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.41% 11.53% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 155 163
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £375 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £187.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £35.50 £26.31
% change year-on-year
+54.92% +34.91%
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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1754 1708 2137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.18% 29.61% 30.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1439 1282 1632
Average daily rate £450 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 20
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.02 £16.00 £27.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.55 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.32% -2.85%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Spring across the City of London region.

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

1 254 (96.21%) Java
2 171 (64.77%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (49.24%) TDD
4 124 (46.97%) Hibernate
5 98 (37.12%) JavaScript
6 82 (31.06%) J2EE
7 70 (26.52%) Web Services
8 65 (24.62%) Maven
9 61 (23.11%) HTML
9 61 (23.11%) SQL
10 60 (22.73%) MVC
11 59 (22.35%) Scrum
11 59 (22.35%) BDD
12 58 (21.97%) Continuous Integration
13 57 (21.59%) Finance
14 56 (21.21%) Banking
14 56 (21.21%) Oracle
15 51 (19.32%) Linux
16 50 (18.94%) CSS
17 49 (18.56%) XML
17 49 (18.56%) Spring MVC
18 48 (18.18%) Scala
19 46 (17.42%) REST
20 45 (17.05%) jQuery
20 45 (17.05%) Jenkins
21 43 (16.29%) Git (software)
22 42 (15.91%) AngularJS
22 42 (15.91%) JUnit
23 39 (14.77%) Multithreading
24 38 (14.39%) UNIX

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 34 (12.88%) Tomcat
2 31 (11.74%) JBoss
3 23 (8.71%) Node.js
4 16 (6.06%) Apache
5 13 (4.92%) Apache Spark
6 12 (4.55%) Jetty
7 10 (3.79%) WebLogic
7 10 (3.79%) WebSphere
8 9 (3.41%) Oracle Coherence
9 6 (2.27%) Confluence
9 6 (2.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 5 (1.89%) Mule
11 4 (1.52%) CMS
11 4 (1.52%) MTS
12 3 (1.14%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.76%) WebSphere Portal
13 2 (0.76%) Liferay
13 2 (0.76%) FileNet
13 2 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.76%) Magnolia
Applications
1 3 (1.14%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.14%) HipChat
2 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 30 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.38%) PaaS
4 1 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.38%) GitHub
4 1 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.55%) HTTP
2 5 (1.89%) LDAP
3 3 (1.14%) Internet
3 3 (1.14%) AMQP
3 3 (1.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.38%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.38%) SSL
4 1 (0.38%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 31 (11.74%) SQL Server
3 30 (11.36%) NoSQL
4 27 (10.23%) MongoDB
5 21 (7.95%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (7.20%) Big Data
7 17 (6.44%) Hadoop
8 16 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
8 16 (6.06%) DB2
9 15 (5.68%) MySQL
10 5 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.89%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.89%) Apache Hive
10 5 (1.89%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.52%) HBase
11 4 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.52%) Jackrabbit
12 3 (1.14%) OLAP
12 3 (1.14%) Hazelcast
13 2 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 65 (24.62%) Maven
2 45 (17.05%) Jenkins
3 43 (16.29%) Git (software)
4 42 (15.91%) JUnit
5 34 (12.88%) Subversion
6 25 (9.47%) Mockito
7 20 (7.58%) Jasmine
8 19 (7.20%) Cucumber
9 15 (5.68%) JIRA
10 12 (4.55%) Ant
10 12 (4.55%) Hudson
11 11 (4.17%) Gradle
12 10 (3.79%) Eclipse
13 8 (3.03%) Selenium
14 7 (2.65%) JMeter
15 6 (2.27%) NUnit
16 5 (1.89%) CruiseControl
16 5 (1.89%) ClearCase
16 5 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
16 5 (1.89%) Grunt
General
1 57 (21.59%) Finance
2 56 (21.21%) Banking
3 11 (4.17%) Front Office
4 10 (3.79%) Investment Banking
5 9 (3.41%) Retail
6 7 (2.65%) Publishing
6 7 (2.65%) Games
7 5 (1.89%) Back Office
7 5 (1.89%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.52%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.52%) Legal
9 3 (1.14%) Marketing
10 2 (0.76%) Advertising
11 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.38%) French Language
Job Titles
1 233 (88.26%) Developer
2 177 (67.05%) Java Developer
3 37 (14.02%) Senior Developer
4 34 (12.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 20 (7.58%) Scala Developer
6 19 (7.20%) Agile Java Developer
7 18 (6.82%) Full Stack Developer
8 10 (3.79%) Architect
9 7 (2.65%) Software Engineer
9 7 (2.65%) Java Architect
9 7 (2.65%) Hybris Developer
10 6 (2.27%) Hadoop Developer
11 5 (1.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 4 (1.52%) Real Time Developer
12 4 (1.52%) Web Developer
12 4 (1.52%) Lead Developer
12 4 (1.52%) Core Java Developer
13 3 (1.14%) J2EE Developer
13 3 (1.14%) Analyst
13 3 (1.14%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (46.97%) Hibernate
2 82 (31.06%) J2EE
3 70 (26.52%) Web Services
4 61 (23.11%) HTML
5 50 (18.94%) CSS
6 49 (18.56%) XML
6 49 (18.56%) Spring MVC
7 46 (17.42%) REST
8 45 (17.05%) jQuery
9 42 (15.91%) AngularJS
10 36 (13.64%) RESTful
10 36 (13.64%) Ajax
11 30 (11.36%) JSON
12 29 (10.98%) JMS
13 24 (9.09%) SOAP
14 20 (7.58%) HTML5
15 19 (7.20%) XSD
16 17 (6.44%) .NET
17 16 (6.06%) Middleware
18 15 (5.68%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.06%) Mobile App
2 10 (3.79%) Market Risk
2 10 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.41%) Algorithms
3 9 (3.41%) Derivative
4 7 (2.65%) Fixed Income
4 7 (2.65%) Data Structures
5 5 (1.89%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.14%) Clustering
6 3 (1.14%) Social Network
6 3 (1.14%) User Experience
7 2 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.76%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (0.76%) Social Media
7 2 (0.76%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.76%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.76%) Replication
7 2 (0.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 51 (19.32%) Linux
2 38 (14.39%) UNIX
3 3 (1.14%) Mac OS X
3 3 (1.14%) Android
4 2 (0.76%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.38%) CentOS
5 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (64.77%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (49.24%) TDD
3 60 (22.73%) MVC
4 59 (22.35%) Scrum
4 59 (22.35%) BDD
5 58 (21.97%) Continuous Integration
6 39 (14.77%) Multithreading
7 37 (14.02%) OO
8 23 (8.71%) Web Development
9 22 (8.33%) Open Source
9 22 (8.33%) OOD
10 21 (7.95%) SOA
10 21 (7.95%) E-Commerce
10 21 (7.95%) SDLC
11 19 (7.20%) Software Engineering
12 17 (6.44%) Pair Programming
13 16 (6.06%) DevOps
14 14 (5.30%) Low Latency
14 14 (5.30%) Mobile Application Development
15 13 (4.92%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 254 (96.21%) Java
2 98 (37.12%) JavaScript
3 61 (23.11%) SQL
4 48 (18.18%) Scala
5 19 (7.20%) C#
6 18 (6.82%) Groovy
7 16 (6.06%) Python
7 16 (6.06%) Ruby
8 8 (3.03%) Shell Script
9 7 (2.65%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.27%) PHP
11 4 (1.52%) Perl
11 4 (1.52%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.52%) ANSI SQL
12 3 (1.14%) Go
12 3 (1.14%) C++
13 2 (0.76%) Clojure
14 1 (0.38%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.38%) PHP5
14 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (3.79%) Security Cleared
2 9 (3.41%) Degree
3 8 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.76%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.38%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.89%) SLA
1 5 (1.89%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) Basel III
System Software
1 11 (4.17%) Docker
2 4 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.52%) GridGain
3 3 (1.14%) HDFS
4 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.38%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (1.89%) Puppet
2 4 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.76%) yum
4 1 (0.38%) Mesos
4 1 (0.38%) Graphite
4 1 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.38%) Control-M
4 1 (0.38%) Nagios
4 1 (0.38%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 56 (21.21%) Oracle
2 10 (3.79%) hybris
3 8 (3.03%) Sybase
4 7 (2.65%) TIBCO
5 6 (2.27%) VMware
5 6 (2.27%) IBM
6 5 (1.89%) Google
6 5 (1.89%) Bloomberg
6 5 (1.89%) SOASTA, Inc
7 4 (1.52%) WorldPay
7 4 (1.52%) Tradeweb
7 4 (1.52%) eSpeed
7 4 (1.52%) Adobe
8 3 (1.14%) ION Trading
9 2 (0.76%) Twitter
9 2 (0.76%) FatWire
9 2 (0.76%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.38%) Facebook
10 1 (0.38%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.38%) GUPTA
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Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £550 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £575 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £550 - £551 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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iKonnect
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £425 - £525 Per Day please send cv
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salt
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £450 - £600 per day + immediate start, extendable contract
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
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Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day + negotiable
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