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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 59 85 78
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -7
Contract jobs citing Spring 40 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.30% 0.81% 0.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.88% 2.93% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 9 7
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£363 £408 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.04% -9.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £313 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £476 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 - £34.06
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
405 443 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.30% 27.50% 26.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 251 179
Average daily rate £330 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £255 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £415 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 27 16
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +8 17 £290 -22.14% 2
Leicestershire +10 5 £400 +2.56% 2
Nottinghamshire -10 1 - - 2
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 56 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (55.36%) MVC
4 24 (42.86%) Web Services
4 24 (42.86%) Java EE
5 22 (39.29%) JBoss
6 21 (37.50%) JUnit
7 20 (35.71%) Hibernate
8 19 (33.93%) JSP
8 19 (33.93%) Spring MVC
9 17 (30.36%) J2EE
10 15 (26.79%) JavaScript
10 15 (26.79%) TDD
11 14 (25.00%) E-Commerce
11 14 (25.00%) Maven
11 14 (25.00%) hybris
12 13 (23.21%) Subversion
12 13 (23.21%) Tomcat
12 13 (23.21%) Scrum
12 13 (23.21%) SOA
13 12 (21.43%) REST
14 11 (19.64%) Linux
15 10 (17.86%) SQL
15 10 (17.86%) Oracle
15 10 (17.86%) Jenkins
16 9 (16.07%) Apache Solr
16 9 (16.07%) Retail
16 9 (16.07%) Ant
17 8 (14.29%) MySQL
17 8 (14.29%) JPA

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 22 (39.29%) JBoss
2 13 (23.21%) Tomcat
3 9 (16.07%) Apache Solr
4 4 (7.14%) Magnolia
5 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.57%) CMS
5 2 (3.57%) Apache
6 1 (1.79%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.79%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
6 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) HTTP
1 1 (1.79%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) MySQL
2 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.79%) DB2
Development Applications
1 21 (37.50%) JUnit
2 14 (25.00%) Maven
3 13 (23.21%) Subversion
4 10 (17.86%) Jenkins
5 9 (16.07%) Ant
6 6 (10.71%) Spock
6 6 (10.71%) Git (software)
7 5 (8.93%) Cucumber
8 4 (7.14%) Eclipse
9 3 (5.36%) Selenium
10 2 (3.57%) WebDriver
11 1 (1.79%) Mockito
11 1 (1.79%) QUnit
11 1 (1.79%) Gradle
11 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
11 1 (1.79%) Checkstyle
General
1 9 (16.07%) Retail
2 6 (10.71%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 48 (85.71%) Developer
2 38 (67.86%) Java Developer
3 6 (10.71%) Applications Developer
3 6 (10.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (8.93%) Hybris Developer
4 5 (8.93%) Architect
5 4 (7.14%) Technical Architect
5 4 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) J2EE Software Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) IT Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Java Applications Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Software Developer
8 1 (1.79%) Flex Developer
8 1 (1.79%) DevOps Architect
8 1 (1.79%) Java Architect
8 1 (1.79%) TIBCO Developer
8 1 (1.79%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (42.86%) Web Services
1 24 (42.86%) Java EE
2 20 (35.71%) Hibernate
3 19 (33.93%) JSP
3 19 (33.93%) Spring MVC
4 17 (30.36%) J2EE
5 12 (21.43%) REST
6 8 (14.29%) JPA
7 7 (12.50%) JSTL
8 6 (10.71%) Spring Security
8 6 (10.71%) jQuery
8 6 (10.71%) CSS
8 6 (10.71%) SOAP
8 6 (10.71%) Ajax
8 6 (10.71%) Apache Camel
9 5 (8.93%) Spring Boot
9 5 (8.93%) HTML
9 5 (8.93%) Struts
9 5 (8.93%) JSON
10 4 (7.14%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) EMV
2 6 (10.71%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.14%) Open Source
4 2 (3.57%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.79%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) Linux
2 4 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (55.36%) MVC
3 15 (26.79%) TDD
4 14 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 13 (23.21%) SOA
5 13 (23.21%) Scrum
6 8 (14.29%) BDD
7 7 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (12.50%) Microservices
7 7 (12.50%) OOP
7 7 (12.50%) OO
8 6 (10.71%) OOD
8 6 (10.71%) Waterfall
9 4 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (5.36%) User Stories
10 3 (5.36%) Procedural Programming
10 3 (5.36%) UML
10 3 (5.36%) Software Engineering
11 2 (3.57%) AOP
11 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (26.79%) JavaScript
3 10 (17.86%) SQL
4 3 (5.36%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) HND
1 1 (1.79%) Sun Certification
1 1 (1.79%) OCMJD
1 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Puppet
1 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) hybris
2 10 (17.86%) Oracle
3 6 (10.71%) Endeca
4 1 (1.79%) IBM
4 1 (1.79%) Sun
4 1 (1.79%) TIBCO
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago