The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 23 38 25
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Contract jobs citing Spring 16 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 4.92% 0.95% 2.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 3.75% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £440 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +11.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £440 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £440 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +18.64%
Spring
South West

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 Devon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
96 80 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 29.54% 25.32% 31.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 50 35
Average daily rate £425 £380 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -3.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £315 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £23.50 £175.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-86.57% +311.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Devon region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Devon region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +21 15 £400 - 2
Spring
South West

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 29 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (86.21%) JUnit
3 22 (75.86%) Maven
4 16 (55.17%) Hibernate
5 14 (48.28%) REST
5 14 (48.28%) JAX-RS
5 14 (48.28%) JSON
6 12 (41.38%) MongoDB
6 12 (41.38%) NoSQL
6 12 (41.38%) Web Services
6 12 (41.38%) XML
6 12 (41.38%) HTTPS
7 9 (31.03%) JAXB
8 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (17.24%) J2EE
9 5 (17.24%) JPA
10 4 (13.79%) QA
11 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
11 3 (10.34%) Banking
11 3 (10.34%) RDBMS
12 2 (6.90%) HTML
12 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
12 2 (6.90%) CSS
12 2 (6.90%) XSD
12 2 (6.90%) XML Schema
12 2 (6.90%) Liquibase
12 2 (6.90%) Refactoring
12 2 (6.90%) Liferay
12 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (6.90%) Jetty

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
1 2 (6.90%) Jetty
1 2 (6.90%) Liferay
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) MongoDB
1 12 (41.38%) NoSQL
2 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.34%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (86.21%) JUnit
2 22 (75.86%) Maven
3 2 (6.90%) Liquibase
General
1 3 (10.34%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
1 29 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) Hibernate
2 14 (48.28%) JSON
2 14 (48.28%) REST
2 14 (48.28%) JAX-RS
3 12 (41.38%) Web Services
3 12 (41.38%) XML
4 9 (31.03%) JAXB
5 5 (17.24%) J2EE
5 5 (17.24%) JPA
6 2 (6.90%) CSS
6 2 (6.90%) HTML
6 2 (6.90%) XSD
6 2 (6.90%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (6.90%) Refactoring
2 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) SLA