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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 87 53 76
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +23
Contract jobs citing Spring 129 195 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.27% 3.41% 2.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.65% 11.45% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 152 145
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £375 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £364
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £187.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £35.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+54.92% +53.51%
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
1686 1703 2073
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.66% 29.76% 29.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1371 1286 1618
Average daily rate £450 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 27
Average hourly rate £24.23 £20.50 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.19% -50.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.72 £16.00 £27.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £32.01 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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.

1 255 (97.33%) Java
2 167 (63.74%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 126 (48.09%) TDD
5 91 (34.73%) JavaScript
6 86 (32.82%) J2EE
7 71 (27.10%) SQL
8 66 (25.19%) Web Services
9 61 (23.28%) HTML
10 60 (22.90%) MVC
11 59 (22.52%) Maven
12 56 (21.37%) Banking
12 56 (21.37%) Oracle
12 56 (21.37%) BDD
13 53 (20.23%) Finance
14 51 (19.47%) Scrum
14 51 (19.47%) CSS
14 51 (19.47%) Scala
15 50 (19.08%) Linux
16 48 (18.32%) Spring MVC
16 48 (18.32%) Continuous Integration
17 45 (17.18%) jQuery
18 42 (16.03%) Jenkins
19 41 (15.65%) Git (software)
19 41 (15.65%) REST
20 40 (15.27%) RESTful
20 40 (15.27%) OO
20 40 (15.27%) JUnit
20 40 (15.27%) XML
21 33 (12.60%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 33 (12.60%) Tomcat
2 29 (11.07%) JBoss
3 19 (7.25%) Node.js
4 12 (4.58%) Apache
5 11 (4.20%) Apache Spark
6 10 (3.82%) Oracle Coherence
7 9 (3.44%) Jetty
8 8 (3.05%) WebSphere
8 8 (3.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 7 (2.67%) WebLogic
10 6 (2.29%) CMS
11 5 (1.91%) Mule
12 4 (1.53%) Apache Solr
12 4 (1.53%) MTS
13 3 (1.15%) Confluence
14 2 (0.76%) WebSphere Portal
14 2 (0.76%) Liferay
14 2 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.76%) Magnolia
15 1 (0.38%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (1.15%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.15%) HipChat
2 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 31 (11.83%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.91%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.76%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.38%) GitHub
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.82%) HTTP
2 4 (1.53%) Internet
2 4 (1.53%) LDAP
3 3 (1.15%) AMQP
3 3 (1.15%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.38%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.78%) Relational Database
2 22 (8.40%) SQL Server
3 20 (7.63%) MySQL
3 20 (7.63%) NoSQL
4 18 (6.87%) Big Data
5 16 (6.11%) Hadoop
6 15 (5.73%) MongoDB
7 14 (5.34%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (4.96%) DB2
9 6 (2.29%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.91%) Jackrabbit
11 4 (1.53%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.53%) Hazelcast
11 4 (1.53%) Apache Hive
11 4 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.15%) SQL Navigator
12 3 (1.15%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.15%) OLAP
13 2 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 59 (22.52%) Maven
2 42 (16.03%) Jenkins
3 41 (15.65%) Git (software)
4 40 (15.27%) JUnit
5 31 (11.83%) Subversion
6 22 (8.40%) Mockito
6 22 (8.40%) Jasmine
7 18 (6.87%) Cucumber
8 15 (5.73%) JIRA
9 14 (5.34%) Hudson
10 12 (4.58%) Selenium
10 12 (4.58%) Eclipse
10 12 (4.58%) Ant
11 7 (2.67%) Gradle
12 5 (1.91%) Grunt
12 5 (1.91%) NUnit
13 4 (1.53%) CruiseControl
13 4 (1.53%) JMeter
13 4 (1.53%) ClearCase
13 4 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 56 (21.37%) Banking
2 53 (20.23%) Finance
3 10 (3.82%) Front Office
4 9 (3.44%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.05%) Retail
6 6 (2.29%) Games
7 4 (1.53%) Publishing
8 3 (1.15%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.15%) Back Office
8 3 (1.15%) Legal
8 3 (1.15%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.15%) Marketing
9 2 (0.76%) Advertising
10 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.38%) French Language
Job Titles
1 234 (89.31%) Developer
2 180 (68.70%) Java Developer
3 37 (14.12%) Senior Developer
4 35 (13.36%) Senior Java Developer
5 26 (9.92%) Scala Developer
6 20 (7.63%) Agile Java Developer
7 17 (6.49%) Full Stack Developer
8 10 (3.82%) Architect
9 9 (3.44%) Hybris Developer
10 7 (2.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 7 (2.67%) Software Engineer
11 6 (2.29%) Java Architect
11 6 (2.29%) Hadoop Developer
12 4 (1.53%) Core Java Developer
12 4 (1.53%) Real Time Developer
12 4 (1.53%) Lead Developer
12 4 (1.53%) Web Developer
13 3 (1.15%) Analyst
13 3 (1.15%) Technical Architect
13 3 (1.15%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 86 (32.82%) J2EE
3 66 (25.19%) Web Services
4 61 (23.28%) HTML
5 51 (19.47%) CSS
6 48 (18.32%) Spring MVC
7 45 (17.18%) jQuery
8 41 (15.65%) REST
9 40 (15.27%) RESTful
9 40 (15.27%) XML
10 33 (12.60%) Ajax
10 33 (12.60%) AngularJS
11 23 (8.78%) JSON
11 23 (8.78%) SOAP
11 23 (8.78%) JMS
12 19 (7.25%) HTML5
13 17 (6.49%) Java EE
14 16 (6.11%) .NET
15 15 (5.73%) JSP
16 14 (5.34%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.34%) Derivative
2 11 (4.20%) Algorithms
3 10 (3.82%) Market Risk
4 9 (3.44%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.05%) Fixed Income
6 7 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.67%) Data Structures
7 6 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.53%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.53%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.15%) Social Network
10 2 (0.76%) Social Media
10 2 (0.76%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.76%) Replication
10 2 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.76%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (0.76%) Clustering
11 1 (0.38%) Equities
11 1 (0.38%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 50 (19.08%) Linux
2 30 (11.45%) UNIX
3 3 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.76%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.38%) Android
5 1 (0.38%) CentOS
5 1 (0.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (63.74%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (48.09%) TDD
3 60 (22.90%) MVC
4 56 (21.37%) BDD
5 51 (19.47%) Scrum
6 48 (18.32%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (15.27%) OO
8 32 (12.21%) Multithreading
9 25 (9.54%) SOA
10 24 (9.16%) E-Commerce
11 21 (8.02%) OOD
11 21 (8.02%) Software Engineering
12 18 (6.87%) Web Development
12 18 (6.87%) SDLC
13 17 (6.49%) Open Source
14 16 (6.11%) Low Latency
15 13 (4.96%) DevOps
16 11 (4.20%) Pair Programming
17 10 (3.82%) MapReduce
17 10 (3.82%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 255 (97.33%) Java
2 91 (34.73%) JavaScript
3 71 (27.10%) SQL
4 51 (19.47%) Scala
5 18 (6.87%) C#
6 16 (6.11%) Groovy
7 15 (5.73%) Python
8 12 (4.58%) Ruby
9 8 (3.05%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.29%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.29%) Perl
10 6 (2.29%) PHP
11 4 (1.53%) C++
11 4 (1.53%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.15%) ANSI SQL
13 2 (0.76%) Go
13 2 (0.76%) XQuery
14 1 (0.38%) PHP5
14 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.38%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 10 (3.82%) Degree
2 8 (3.05%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.53%) QA
2 2 (0.76%) SLA
3 1 (0.38%) Basel III
System Software
1 7 (2.67%) Docker
2 3 (1.15%) GridGain
3 2 (0.76%) HDFS
4 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.15%) yum
2 3 (1.15%) Puppet
3 1 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.38%) Control-M
3 1 (0.38%) Nagios
3 1 (0.38%) Graphite
Vendors
1 56 (21.37%) Oracle
2 12 (4.58%) hybris
3 11 (4.20%) Sybase
4 7 (2.67%) TIBCO
5 5 (1.91%) Bloomberg
5 5 (1.91%) Adobe
6 4 (1.53%) IBM
6 4 (1.53%) eSpeed
6 4 (1.53%) Google
6 4 (1.53%) Tradeweb
7 3 (1.15%) WorldPay
7 3 (1.15%) VMware
7 3 (1.15%) ION Trading
7 3 (1.15%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.76%) SOASTA, Inc
8 2 (0.76%) Twitter
8 2 (0.76%) FatWire
9 1 (0.38%) Facebook
9 1 (0.38%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
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