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 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 82 66 85
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +19
Contract jobs citing Spring 124 177 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.25% 2.97% 2.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.65% 10.07% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 138 114
Average daily rate
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£500 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+52.77% +55.67%
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
1620 1758 1871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.44% 29.45% 29.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1317 1365 1482
Average daily rate £425 £438 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +8.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 25
Average hourly rate £24.23 £16.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.43% -61.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.72 £16.00 £32.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £16.00 £67.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

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 June 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 June 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.

1 244 (98.79%) Java
2 160 (64.78%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (51.82%) Hibernate
4 122 (49.39%) TDD
5 83 (33.60%) JavaScript
6 81 (32.79%) J2EE
7 69 (27.94%) SQL
8 62 (25.10%) Web Services
9 57 (23.08%) Oracle
10 55 (22.27%) HTML
11 53 (21.46%) MVC
12 52 (21.05%) Banking
13 51 (20.65%) Continuous Integration
14 47 (19.03%) Maven
14 47 (19.03%) Linux
14 47 (19.03%) Scala
15 45 (18.22%) BDD
16 42 (17.00%) Finance
16 42 (17.00%) Spring MVC
17 41 (16.60%) XML
17 41 (16.60%) CSS
18 40 (16.19%) jQuery
18 40 (16.19%) Scrum
18 40 (16.19%) RESTful
19 38 (15.38%) REST
20 37 (14.98%) JUnit
20 37 (14.98%) OO
21 36 (14.57%) Git (software)
22 32 (12.96%) Jenkins
23 30 (12.15%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 23 (9.31%) JBoss
2 20 (8.10%) Tomcat
3 14 (5.67%) Node.js
4 13 (5.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 12 (4.86%) Apache Spark
6 8 (3.24%) Apache
6 8 (3.24%) CMS
7 7 (2.83%) WebSphere
7 7 (2.83%) Oracle Coherence
7 7 (2.83%) WebLogic
8 6 (2.43%) Jetty
9 5 (2.02%) Mule
10 2 (0.81%) WebSphere Portal
10 2 (0.81%) Liferay
10 2 (0.81%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.81%) Confluence
10 2 (0.81%) MTS
10 2 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.81%) Magnolia
11 1 (0.40%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (1.21%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.21%) HipChat
2 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.40%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 25 (10.12%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.21%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (0.81%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.40%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.83%) HTTP
2 3 (1.21%) Internet
2 3 (1.21%) AMQP
3 2 (0.81%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.40%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.31%) Relational Database
2 20 (8.10%) Big Data
2 20 (8.10%) SQL Server
3 18 (7.29%) MySQL
4 17 (6.88%) NoSQL
5 16 (6.48%) Hadoop
5 16 (6.48%) DB2
6 15 (6.07%) MongoDB
7 11 (4.45%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (2.83%) Jackrabbit
9 4 (1.62%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.62%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.62%) Apache Hive
9 4 (1.62%) Hazelcast
10 3 (1.21%) Redis
10 3 (1.21%) SQL Navigator
10 3 (1.21%) OLAP
11 2 (0.81%) HBase
11 2 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 47 (19.03%) Maven
2 37 (14.98%) JUnit
3 36 (14.57%) Git (software)
4 32 (12.96%) Jenkins
5 29 (11.74%) Subversion
6 19 (7.69%) Jasmine
7 18 (7.29%) Mockito
7 18 (7.29%) Selenium
8 16 (6.48%) Eclipse
9 14 (5.67%) JIRA
9 14 (5.67%) Cucumber
10 12 (4.86%) Ant
11 11 (4.45%) Hudson
12 6 (2.43%) Gradle
13 5 (2.02%) JBehave
13 5 (2.02%) WebDriver
13 5 (2.02%) TeamCity
14 3 (1.21%) SoapUI
14 3 (1.21%) Mocha
14 3 (1.21%) Bitbucket
General
1 52 (21.05%) Banking
2 42 (17.00%) Finance
3 9 (3.64%) Front Office
3 9 (3.64%) Investment Banking
4 7 (2.83%) Retail
5 4 (1.62%) Publishing
6 3 (1.21%) Games
6 3 (1.21%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.21%) Marketing
7 2 (0.81%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.81%) Legal
7 2 (0.81%) Advertising
8 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.40%) French Language
Job Titles
1 223 (90.28%) Developer
2 174 (70.45%) Java Developer
3 35 (14.17%) Senior Java Developer
3 35 (14.17%) Senior Developer
4 27 (10.93%) Scala Developer
5 20 (8.10%) Agile Java Developer
6 15 (6.07%) Full Stack Developer
7 12 (4.86%) Hybris Developer
8 10 (4.05%) Architect
9 7 (2.83%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 6 (2.43%) Hadoop Developer
11 5 (2.02%) Core Java Developer
11 5 (2.02%) Software Engineer
11 5 (2.02%) Java Architect
12 3 (1.21%) Java Swing Developer
12 3 (1.21%) Technical Architect
12 3 (1.21%) Web Developer
12 3 (1.21%) Lead Developer
12 3 (1.21%) .NET Developer
13 2 (0.81%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (51.82%) Hibernate
2 81 (32.79%) J2EE
3 62 (25.10%) Web Services
4 55 (22.27%) HTML
5 42 (17.00%) Spring MVC
6 41 (16.60%) CSS
6 41 (16.60%) XML
7 40 (16.19%) jQuery
7 40 (16.19%) RESTful
8 38 (15.38%) REST
9 30 (12.15%) Ajax
10 25 (10.12%) AngularJS
11 22 (8.91%) JSON
12 21 (8.50%) SOAP
13 19 (7.69%) JMS
14 18 (7.29%) JSP
15 17 (6.88%) HTML5
16 16 (6.48%) Java EE
17 13 (5.26%) Servlets
17 13 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.88%) Derivative
2 10 (4.05%) Algorithms
3 8 (3.24%) Mobile App
3 8 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.83%) Data Structures
4 7 (2.83%) Market Risk
5 6 (2.43%) Fixed Income
6 5 (2.02%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.62%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.21%) Social Network
8 3 (1.21%) FMCG
9 2 (0.81%) Clustering
9 2 (0.81%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.40%) W3C
10 1 (0.40%) DTV
10 1 (0.40%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.40%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 47 (19.03%) Linux
2 27 (10.93%) UNIX
3 3 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.40%) Android
4 1 (0.40%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (64.78%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (49.39%) TDD
3 53 (21.46%) MVC
4 51 (20.65%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (18.22%) BDD
6 40 (16.19%) Scrum
7 37 (14.98%) OO
8 28 (11.34%) E-Commerce
8 28 (11.34%) Multithreading
9 26 (10.53%) SOA
10 20 (8.10%) Web Development
11 19 (7.69%) Software Engineering
12 18 (7.29%) Open Source
13 13 (5.26%) OOD
13 13 (5.26%) SDLC
14 12 (4.86%) Low Latency
15 10 (4.05%) DevOps
15 10 (4.05%) UML
15 10 (4.05%) Kanban
16 9 (3.64%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 244 (98.79%) Java
2 83 (33.60%) JavaScript
3 69 (27.94%) SQL
4 47 (19.03%) Scala
5 13 (5.26%) Groovy
6 12 (4.86%) Python
7 9 (3.64%) C#
8 8 (3.24%) PL/SQL
8 8 (3.24%) Ruby
9 7 (2.83%) Perl
10 6 (2.43%) PHP
11 4 (1.62%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.81%) XQuery
12 2 (0.81%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.81%) Go
13 1 (0.40%) Clojure
13 1 (0.40%) ActionScript 3.0
13 1 (0.40%) PHP5
13 1 (0.40%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.40%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 9 (3.64%) Degree
2 7 (2.83%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.02%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.81%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.40%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.62%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) Basel III
System Software
1 6 (2.43%) Docker
2 2 (0.81%) HDFS
3 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.43%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.21%) yum
2 3 (1.21%) Puppet
3 1 (0.40%) Ansible
3 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 57 (23.08%) Oracle
2 15 (6.07%) Sybase
3 14 (5.67%) hybris
4 9 (3.64%) Adobe
5 7 (2.83%) TIBCO
6 5 (2.02%) IBM
7 3 (1.21%) Bloomberg
7 3 (1.21%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.81%) Tradeweb
8 2 (0.81%) WorldPay
8 2 (0.81%) eSpeed
8 2 (0.81%) ATG
8 2 (0.81%) FatWire
8 2 (0.81%) VMware
8 2 (0.81%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.40%) Intel
9 1 (0.40%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.40%) Cognos
9 1 (0.40%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.40%) Google
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