The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank - 28 25
Contract jobs citing Spring 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.46% 2.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.79% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.00 £40.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+39.87% +16.42%
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 Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
32 56 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 16.58% 25.57% 29.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 35 29
Average daily rate £375 £263 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -34.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £391 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 1
Average hourly rate £42.00 £32.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% +60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Dorset