The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 76 58 71
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Contract jobs citing Spring 18 39 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.10% 2.45% 1.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.99% 9.09% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 10
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£382 £361 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.74% -19.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -22.58%
Spring
England

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
361 429 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.99% 26.91% 24.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 234 173
Average daily rate £325 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 43
Average hourly rate £22.75 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £25.00 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.75 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Northamptonshire -5 12 £382 -4.50% 1
Nottinghamshire +3 1 £400 +2.56%
Leicestershire -2 1 - -
Lincolnshire - - - -
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 32 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (46.88%) Hibernate
4 12 (37.50%) HTML
5 11 (34.38%) Linux
5 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (31.25%) MVC
6 10 (31.25%) J2EE
6 10 (31.25%) CSS
6 10 (31.25%) JSP
6 10 (31.25%) Java EE
6 10 (31.25%) jQuery
6 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (31.25%) hybris
7 9 (28.13%) Selenium
7 9 (28.13%) JBoss
7 9 (28.13%) E-Commerce
8 8 (25.00%) Oracle
8 8 (25.00%) EMV
8 8 (25.00%) WebDriver
8 8 (25.00%) Open Source
8 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
9 7 (21.88%) SOA
9 7 (21.88%) Finance
9 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
10 6 (18.75%) SQL
10 6 (18.75%) JMS
10 6 (18.75%) CSS3
10 6 (18.75%) Mockito
10 6 (18.75%) RESTful

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 9 (28.13%) JBoss
2 3 (9.38%) Apache Solr
2 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
2 3 (9.38%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.13%) Magnolia
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (3.13%) CMS
4 1 (3.13%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) SSH
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
1 1 (3.13%) HTTP
1 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) MySQL
3 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.13%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Selenium
2 8 (25.00%) WebDriver
2 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (18.75%) Mockito
3 6 (18.75%) Cucumber
4 5 (15.63%) Maven
5 3 (9.38%) JUnit
6 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
6 2 (6.25%) JMeter
6 2 (6.25%) JIRA
7 1 (3.13%) Jasmine
7 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
7 1 (3.13%) JDeveloper
7 1 (3.13%) ClearCase
7 1 (3.13%) Ant
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (90.63%) Developer
2 25 (78.13%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Applications Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Hybris Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Tester
5 2 (6.25%) Java Applications Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.13%) Middleware Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (46.88%) Hibernate
2 12 (37.50%) HTML
3 10 (31.25%) J2EE
3 10 (31.25%) CSS
3 10 (31.25%) JSP
3 10 (31.25%) Java EE
3 10 (31.25%) jQuery
4 6 (18.75%) JMS
4 6 (18.75%) CSS3
4 6 (18.75%) RESTful
4 6 (18.75%) HTML5
4 6 (18.75%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (15.63%) Struts
6 4 (12.50%) XML
6 4 (12.50%) XSLT
6 4 (12.50%) Spring Integration
7 3 (9.38%) Ajax
7 3 (9.38%) JSTL
7 3 (9.38%) Spring MVC
7 3 (9.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) EMV
1 8 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) MVC
2 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (28.13%) E-Commerce
4 7 (21.88%) SOA
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
5 3 (9.38%) TDD
6 2 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (6.25%) OO
6 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.25%) Memory Management
7 1 (3.13%) BDD
7 1 (3.13%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.13%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (3.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.75%) SQL
4 3 (9.38%) PHP
4 3 (9.38%) C++
5 2 (6.25%) C#
6 1 (3.13%) XPath
6 1 (3.13%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) hybris
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) Sun
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix