The first table below looks at the demand for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 16 April 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 East Midlands 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 87 81 55
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -26
Contract jobs citing Spring 11 10 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.68% 0.76% 2.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.54% 2.91% 8.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 20
Average daily rate £370 £438 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.42% +75.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.06 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +4.80%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
433 344 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 26.74% 26.22% 25.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 181 175
Average daily rate £300 £300 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £239 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £363 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 19 19
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £32.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £40.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Spring
England

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Spring
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 4 £413 - 4
Northamptonshire -21 2 £373 -25.50% 4
Leicestershire - 1 £390 -
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 42 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (59.52%) J2EE
3 20 (47.62%) Hibernate
4 18 (42.86%) Web Services
5 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
6 14 (33.33%) XML
6 14 (33.33%) Eclipse
7 13 (30.95%) DWR
8 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (26.19%) Oracle
9 10 (23.81%) TDD
9 10 (23.81%) Scrum
9 10 (23.81%) MVC
9 10 (23.81%) JPA
10 9 (21.43%) Java EE
10 9 (21.43%) JBoss
11 8 (19.05%) SOA
11 8 (19.05%) JUnit
11 8 (19.05%) AOP
11 8 (19.05%) Spring MVC
12 7 (16.67%) jQuery
12 7 (16.67%) REST
12 7 (16.67%) HTML
12 7 (16.67%) J2SE
13 6 (14.29%) SOAP
13 6 (14.29%) CSS
13 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
13 6 (14.29%) Ajax
13 6 (14.29%) JSON
14 5 (11.90%) jBPM

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (4.76%) Apache
1 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
1 2 (4.76%) CMS
1 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
1 2 (4.76%) Liferay
2 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) DB2
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.38%) SQLite
3 1 (2.38%) Infinispan
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.38%) JasperReports
3 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 8 (19.05%) JUnit
3 4 (9.52%) Ant
3 4 (9.52%) Subversion
3 4 (9.52%) Maven
3 4 (9.52%) Flash Builder
4 3 (7.14%) SoapUI
4 3 (7.14%) JIRA
4 3 (7.14%) jMock
4 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.38%) PhoneGap
5 1 (2.38%) Jasmine
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (95.24%) Developer
2 22 (52.38%) Java Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Flex Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Java Web Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.38%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Architect
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Applications Developer
7 1 (2.38%) UI Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (2.38%) UI Programmer
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (59.52%) J2EE
2 20 (47.62%) Hibernate
3 18 (42.86%) Web Services
4 14 (33.33%) XML
5 13 (30.95%) DWR
6 10 (23.81%) JPA
7 9 (21.43%) Java EE
8 8 (19.05%) Spring MVC
9 7 (16.67%) jQuery
9 7 (16.67%) J2SE
9 7 (16.67%) HTML
9 7 (16.67%) REST
10 6 (14.29%) CSS
10 6 (14.29%) SOAP
10 6 (14.29%) Ajax
10 6 (14.29%) JSON
11 5 (11.90%) jBPM
11 5 (11.90%) Drools
11 5 (11.90%) JSP
11 5 (11.90%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.38%) iPhone
1 1 (2.38%) Open Source
1 1 (2.38%) Social Media
1 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Android
1 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Phone
2 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.38%) UNIX
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.81%) TDD
2 10 (23.81%) MVC
2 10 (23.81%) Scrum
3 8 (19.05%) SOA
3 8 (19.05%) AOP
4 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
4 4 (9.52%) Migration
5 3 (7.14%) BDD
6 2 (4.76%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (2.38%) OOD
7 1 (2.38%) OO
7 1 (2.38%) Android Development
7 1 (2.38%) iOS Development
7 1 (2.38%) Content Management
7 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.38%) Business Development
7 1 (2.38%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.38%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.90%) SQL
4 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Sun Certification
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
1 1 (2.38%) BC Cleared
1 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Oracle
2 9 (21.43%) JBoss
3 5 (11.90%) Adobe
3 5 (11.90%) Sencha
4 3 (7.14%) InterSystems
5 1 (2.38%) Alterian
5 1 (2.38%) Google
5 1 (2.38%) Sybase
5 1 (2.38%) SAP
5 1 (2.38%) Sun
5 1 (2.38%) Apple
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