The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Devon region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 36 25 20
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Contract jobs citing Spring 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 0.76% 1.26% 2.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.60% 3.85% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate
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£440 £367 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.80% -18.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £26.31 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+34.91% -34.21%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
77 52 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 29.28% 32.70% 31.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 33 23
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £255 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Spring
South West

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
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 1 August 2014. 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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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 -10 1 - -
Plymouth - - - -
Barnstaple - - - - 1
Spring
South West

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) XML
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
1 5 (83.33%) N-Tier
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
1 5 (83.33%) JSON
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (83.33%) REST
1 5 (83.33%) User Stories
2 4 (66.67%) Ninject
2 4 (66.67%) NuGet
2 4 (66.67%) ReSharper
2 4 (66.67%) NUnit
2 4 (66.67%) HTTP
2 4 (66.67%) HTTPS
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) NHibernate
4 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
1 4 (66.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) NuGet
2 4 (66.67%) ReSharper
2 4 (66.67%) NUnit
3 1 (16.67%) Xcode
3 1 (16.67%) Grunt
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) XML
1 5 (83.33%) JSON
1 5 (83.33%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) Ninject
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) NHibernate
4 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
1 5 (83.33%) User Stories
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
2 1 (16.67%) Clojure
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Apache ZooKeeper