The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 21 19 28
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing Spring 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 1.90% 2.06% 1.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.53% 11.76% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate
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£615 £475 £469
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.47% +1.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £35.50 £27.81
% change year-on-year
+54.92% +27.64%
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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 Docklands, London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
19 17 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 18.10% 17.53% 22.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 23
Average daily rate £450 £625 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +51.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £450 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, 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 9 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) JMS
3 7 (77.78%) JUnit
3 7 (77.78%) Oracle
3 7 (77.78%) Maven
4 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database
4 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (55.56%) Web Services
5 5 (55.56%) SQL
5 5 (55.56%) REST
6 4 (44.44%) Data Management
6 4 (44.44%) J2EE
6 4 (44.44%) Linux
6 4 (44.44%) Scrum
7 3 (33.33%) XML Messaging
7 3 (33.33%) Banking
7 3 (33.33%) CruiseControl
7 3 (33.33%) Front Office
7 3 (33.33%) MVC
7 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
7 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 3 (33.33%) Sybase
7 3 (33.33%) XML
7 3 (33.33%) XSD
7 3 (33.33%) XSL
7 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
7 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
7 3 (33.33%) JDBC
7 3 (33.33%) SOAP
7 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, 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 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (22.22%) Mule
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
4 1 (11.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) JUnit
1 7 (77.78%) Maven
2 3 (33.33%) CruiseControl
2 3 (33.33%) jMock
2 3 (33.33%) Hudson
3 2 (22.22%) VisualVM
3 2 (22.22%) YourKit
3 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
1 3 (33.33%) Front Office
1 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Software Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Designer
4 1 (11.11%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) JMS
2 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 5 (55.56%) REST
3 4 (44.44%) J2EE
4 3 (33.33%) XML Messaging
4 3 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) XSD
4 3 (33.33%) XSL
4 3 (33.33%) JDBC
4 3 (33.33%) SOAP
4 3 (33.33%) JPA
4 3 (33.33%) Spring MVC
4 3 (33.33%) Java EE
5 2 (22.22%) Apache Camel
5 2 (22.22%) Drools
5 2 (22.22%) RESTful
5 2 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (22.22%) JTA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Credit Risk
1 3 (33.33%) Market Risk
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Data Management
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Low Latency
4 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
4 2 (22.22%) BPMN
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) Code Coverage
5 1 (11.11%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Python
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Sybase
3 2 (22.22%) Axway
3 2 (22.22%) Atomikos
4 1 (11.11%) Vertica