The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 84 105 86
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -19
Contract jobs citing Spring 55 22 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.95% 0.90% 1.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.29% 3.13% 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 14 33
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -18.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £283 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £349 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.69% -0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -23.65%
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 of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
874 703 826
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 31.06% 28.87% 30.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 390 469
Average daily rate £400 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 47 40
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £33.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £11.50 £17.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £39.00 £40.00
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 of England

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Spring
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 22 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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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
Essex +24 28 £475 +23.37% 5
Hertfordshire +9 14 £405 -4.70% 5
Cambridgeshire -7 9 £350 -6.66% 5
Suffolk - 3 £425 - 1
Norfolk +3 1 - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 4
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

1 156 (100.00%) Java
2 103 (66.03%) Hibernate
3 100 (64.10%) SQL
4 89 (57.05%) HTML
5 88 (56.41%) Oracle
6 84 (53.85%) XML
7 81 (51.92%) CSS
8 80 (51.28%) MVC
9 78 (50.00%) Relational Database
10 76 (48.72%) MySQL
11 75 (48.08%) UNIX
11 75 (48.08%) Linux
12 73 (46.79%) PL/SQL
13 66 (42.31%) JBoss
13 66 (42.31%) Web Development
13 66 (42.31%) Spring MVC
14 62 (39.74%) REST
15 61 (39.10%) Web Services
16 58 (37.18%) JavaScript
17 56 (35.90%) JAAS
18 54 (34.62%) LDAP
19 53 (33.97%) Mac OS X
20 50 (32.05%) Enterprise Software
21 49 (31.41%) Agile Software Development
21 49 (31.41%) TDD
22 47 (30.13%) MariaDB
23 45 (28.85%) JPA
24 40 (25.64%) J2EE
25 38 (24.36%) Struts
26 32 (20.51%) Scrum

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 66 (42.31%) JBoss
2 31 (19.87%) WebLogic
3 27 (17.31%) Tomcat
4 21 (13.46%) Apache
5 10 (6.41%) CMS
6 7 (4.49%) WebSphere
7 6 (3.85%) Apache ServiceMix
8 5 (3.21%) Liferay
9 4 (2.56%) Adobe CQ
10 3 (1.92%) MQSeries
10 3 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (1.28%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (1.28%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (1.28%) Apache Solr
11 2 (1.28%) Confluence
11 2 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.64%) Facebook Platform
12 1 (0.64%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.64%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.64%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (2.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (4.49%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.92%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (1.28%) IaaS
2 2 (1.28%) PaaS
2 2 (1.28%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 54 (34.62%) LDAP
2 30 (19.23%) HTTP
3 10 (6.41%) Internet
4 7 (4.49%) Extranet
4 7 (4.49%) Intranet
5 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 76 (48.72%) MySQL
3 47 (30.13%) MariaDB
4 19 (12.18%) MongoDB
4 19 (12.18%) Neo4j
5 14 (8.97%) Oracle Database
5 14 (8.97%) RDBMS
6 12 (7.69%) SQL Server
7 10 (6.41%) NoSQL
8 8 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (3.85%) DTS
9 6 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.28%) JasperReports
10 2 (1.28%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.64%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.64%) Sybase ASE
11 1 (0.64%) SimpleDB
11 1 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.64%) DB2
Development Applications
1 31 (19.87%) JUnit
1 31 (19.87%) Maven
2 27 (17.31%) Eclipse
3 23 (14.74%) Git (software)
4 21 (13.46%) Subversion
5 16 (10.26%) Ant
6 13 (8.33%) Mockito
7 12 (7.69%) JIRA
8 11 (7.05%) Selenium
8 11 (7.05%) IntelliJ
9 6 (3.85%) QuickTest Pro
9 6 (3.85%) Jenkins
10 5 (3.21%) ClearQuest
11 3 (1.92%) Log4j
12 2 (1.28%) WebDriver
12 2 (1.28%) Hamcrest
12 2 (1.28%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.64%) Hudson
13 1 (0.64%) JMeter
13 1 (0.64%) Bugzilla
General
1 29 (18.59%) Finance
2 12 (7.69%) Marketing
3 8 (5.13%) Retail
4 5 (3.21%) Publishing
5 3 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.64%) Front Office
6 1 (0.64%) Games
6 1 (0.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 138 (88.46%) Developer
2 123 (78.85%) Java Developer
3 27 (17.31%) Senior Java Developer
3 27 (17.31%) Senior Developer
4 9 (5.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 7 (4.49%) Lead Developer
6 6 (3.85%) Tester
6 6 (3.85%) Lead Java Developer
7 5 (3.21%) UI Developer
7 5 (3.21%) UI Programmer
7 5 (3.21%) Architect
7 5 (3.21%) Web Developer
8 4 (2.56%) Senior Tester
8 4 (2.56%) Software Developer
9 3 (1.92%) Java Consultant
9 3 (1.92%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (1.92%) Consultant
9 3 (1.92%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (1.92%) Software Engineer
10 2 (1.28%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (66.03%) Hibernate
2 89 (57.05%) HTML
3 84 (53.85%) XML
4 81 (51.92%) CSS
5 66 (42.31%) Spring MVC
6 62 (39.74%) REST
7 61 (39.10%) Web Services
8 56 (35.90%) JAAS
9 45 (28.85%) JPA
10 40 (25.64%) J2EE
11 38 (24.36%) Struts
12 26 (16.67%) SOAP
13 23 (14.74%) Java EE
13 23 (14.74%) JSON
14 22 (14.10%) Ajax
14 22 (14.10%) Struts2
15 21 (13.46%) JSP
16 18 (11.54%) JAX-RS
17 17 (10.90%) jQuery
18 15 (9.62%) JAX-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 50 (32.05%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (10.26%) Visualisation
3 9 (5.77%) User Experience
3 9 (5.77%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.13%) Biology
4 8 (5.13%) N-Tier
5 6 (3.85%) Open Source
6 5 (3.21%) PKI
7 3 (1.92%) Web 2.0
7 3 (1.92%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.28%) GIS
8 2 (1.28%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.64%) Clustering
9 1 (0.64%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.64%) Social Media
9 1 (0.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 75 (48.08%) UNIX
1 75 (48.08%) Linux
2 53 (33.97%) Mac OS X
3 4 (2.56%) Windows
4 3 (1.92%) HPUX
4 3 (1.92%) Solaris
5 2 (1.28%) CentOS
5 2 (1.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (51.28%) MVC
2 66 (42.31%) Web Development
3 49 (31.41%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (31.41%) TDD
4 32 (20.51%) Scrum
5 26 (16.67%) Web Design
6 25 (16.03%) Responsive Web Design
7 23 (14.74%) Mentoring
7 23 (14.74%) UML
8 22 (14.10%) Configuration Management
9 20 (12.82%) OO
10 19 (12.18%) Waterfall
11 16 (10.26%) BDD
11 16 (10.26%) Unit Testing
11 16 (10.26%) Microservices
12 11 (7.05%) E-Commerce
13 8 (5.13%) Bioinformatics
13 8 (5.13%) Performance Testing
13 8 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (3.21%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 156 (100.00%) Java
2 100 (64.10%) SQL
3 73 (46.79%) PL/SQL
4 58 (37.18%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.92%) Python
5 3 (1.92%) XPath
6 1 (0.64%) Scala
6 1 (0.64%) R
6 1 (0.64%) Ruby
6 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (10.90%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.05%) Degree
3 10 (6.41%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.49%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.28%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.92%) SLA
2 2 (1.28%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.28%) OpenAM
2 2 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.28%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 88 (56.41%) Oracle
2 7 (4.49%) IBM
3 5 (3.21%) BEA
4 4 (2.56%) Sun
5 3 (1.92%) Endeca
5 3 (1.92%) Interwoven
6 2 (1.28%) ForgeRock
6 2 (1.28%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.28%) Adobe
7 1 (0.64%) Sybase
7 1 (0.64%) FatWire
7 1 (0.64%) HP
7 1 (0.64%) Google
7 1 (0.64%) VocaLink
7 1 (0.64%) Facebook
7 1 (0.64%) Twitter
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