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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 65 71 107
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +36
Contract jobs citing Spring 84 80 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.69% 2.54% 0.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.52% 8.30% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 56 10
Average daily rate
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£378 £391 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.51% -2.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £43.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +18.64%
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
882 964 735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 28.24% 30.63% 30.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 604 380
Average daily rate £370 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 26 33
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.94 £15.00 £9.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £43.26 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 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
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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
Cambridgeshire +35 54 £375 -6.25% 6
Hertfordshire -11 15 £390 +1.96% 11
Norfolk +17 6 £470 -
Suffolk - 6 £319 - 3
Essex -32 3 £475 +4.68% 6
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

1 120 (96.77%) Java
2 62 (50.00%) Web Services
3 52 (41.94%) Hibernate
4 49 (39.52%) JavaScript
5 41 (33.06%) HTML
6 39 (31.45%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (30.65%) SQL
8 35 (28.23%) J2EE
9 31 (25.00%) OO
10 28 (22.58%) JBoss
11 27 (21.77%) Maven
12 26 (20.97%) REST
13 25 (20.16%) RESTful
13 25 (20.16%) XML
13 25 (20.16%) MVC
14 24 (19.35%) TDD
14 24 (19.35%) SOAP
14 24 (19.35%) Oracle
15 23 (18.55%) Struts
15 23 (18.55%) CSS
16 22 (17.74%) E-Commerce
16 22 (17.74%) Middleware
17 19 (15.32%) Apache
17 19 (15.32%) JSP
17 19 (15.32%) JPA
18 18 (14.52%) Ajax
18 18 (14.52%) UNIX
18 18 (14.52%) JUnit
18 18 (14.52%) Linux
18 18 (14.52%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 28 (22.58%) JBoss
2 19 (15.32%) Apache
3 14 (11.29%) WebSphere
4 8 (6.45%) Tomcat
4 8 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (6.45%) Node.js
5 7 (5.65%) WebLogic
5 7 (5.65%) Apache Solr
6 6 (4.84%) Drupal
7 4 (3.23%) GlassFish
7 4 (3.23%) WebSphere Portal
8 3 (2.42%) CMS
8 3 (2.42%) Mule
9 2 (1.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (1.61%) Mule ESB
10 1 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.81%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.81%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.81%) SAS
10 1 (0.81%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.81%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.26%) LDAP
2 2 (1.61%) HTTP
2 2 (1.61%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.61%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.90%) Oracle Database
2 15 (12.10%) Relational Database
2 15 (12.10%) MySQL
3 13 (10.48%) MongoDB
4 12 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (7.26%) SQL Server
6 7 (5.65%) RDBMS
6 7 (5.65%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (4.03%) NoSQL
8 4 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (3.23%) Sybase ASE
9 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.81%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 27 (21.77%) Maven
2 18 (14.52%) JUnit
3 14 (11.29%) Git (software)
4 11 (8.87%) Eclipse
4 11 (8.87%) Ant
5 9 (7.26%) Selenium
6 7 (5.65%) Jenkins
7 5 (4.03%) Subversion
8 4 (3.23%) Mercurial
8 4 (3.23%) Mockito
8 4 (3.23%) Gradle
9 3 (2.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.61%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.61%) Build Forge
10 2 (1.61%) IntelliJ
10 2 (1.61%) FitNesse
10 2 (1.61%) WebStorm
11 1 (0.81%) Geb
11 1 (0.81%) JIRA
11 1 (0.81%) Cucumber
General
1 18 (14.52%) Finance
2 8 (6.45%) Retail
3 5 (4.03%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.42%) Games
5 2 (1.61%) Marketing
6 1 (0.81%) Automotive
6 1 (0.81%) Legal
6 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.81%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 105 (84.68%) Developer
2 85 (68.55%) Java Developer
3 24 (19.35%) Senior Developer
4 16 (12.90%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (9.68%) Web Developer
6 10 (8.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 8 (6.45%) Architect
8 6 (4.84%) Senior Web Developer
9 5 (4.03%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.03%) Consultant
10 4 (3.23%) J2EE Developer
10 4 (3.23%) Java Web Developer
10 4 (3.23%) Hybris Developer
11 3 (2.42%) Hybris Architect
11 3 (2.42%) Java Consultant
11 3 (2.42%) Solutions Architect
12 2 (1.61%) Analyst
12 2 (1.61%) Senior Software Engineer
12 2 (1.61%) Solutions Designer
12 2 (1.61%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (50.00%) Web Services
2 52 (41.94%) Hibernate
3 41 (33.06%) HTML
4 35 (28.23%) J2EE
5 26 (20.97%) REST
6 25 (20.16%) RESTful
6 25 (20.16%) XML
7 24 (19.35%) SOAP
8 23 (18.55%) Struts
8 23 (18.55%) CSS
9 22 (17.74%) Middleware
10 19 (15.32%) JSP
10 19 (15.32%) JPA
11 18 (14.52%) Ajax
12 15 (12.10%) Java EE
12 15 (12.10%) WebSphere MQ
13 14 (11.29%) HTML5
14 13 (10.48%) Spring MVC
15 12 (9.68%) jQuery
15 12 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.87%) N-Tier
2 8 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.23%) FMCG
4 3 (2.42%) Statistics
5 2 (1.61%) Biology
5 2 (1.61%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.61%) Clustering
5 2 (1.61%) iPad
5 2 (1.61%) Life Science
6 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.81%) User Experience
6 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.81%) Replication
6 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.81%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.52%) UNIX
1 18 (14.52%) Linux
2 10 (8.06%) Windows
3 3 (2.42%) Solaris
4 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (31.45%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (25.00%) OO
3 25 (20.16%) MVC
4 24 (19.35%) TDD
5 22 (17.74%) E-Commerce
6 17 (13.71%) Enterprise Architecture
7 15 (12.10%) EAI
8 13 (10.48%) Scrum
8 13 (10.48%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (7.26%) Web Development
9 9 (7.26%) SOA
10 8 (6.45%) Microservices
11 7 (5.65%) B2C
11 7 (5.65%) Software Engineering
12 5 (4.03%) Kanban
12 5 (4.03%) Open Source
12 5 (4.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 5 (4.03%) User Stories
13 4 (3.23%) BDD
13 4 (3.23%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 120 (96.77%) Java
2 49 (39.52%) JavaScript
3 38 (30.65%) SQL
4 7 (5.65%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.03%) Perl
5 5 (4.03%) C
5 5 (4.03%) Groovy
6 4 (3.23%) Scala
6 4 (3.23%) C#
7 3 (2.42%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.61%) Python
8 2 (1.61%) XQuery
8 2 (1.61%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.61%) Ruby
8 2 (1.61%) XPath
8 2 (1.61%) Erlang
9 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (9.68%) SC Cleared
1 12 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.84%) Degree
3 1 (0.81%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.42%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) CDISC
System Software
1 5 (4.03%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 2 (1.61%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (4.03%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.42%) MOM
3 1 (0.81%) Ansible
Vendors
1 24 (19.35%) Oracle
2 16 (12.90%) MuleSoft
3 13 (10.48%) hybris
4 7 (5.65%) Sybase
5 4 (3.23%) Intershop
5 4 (3.23%) Google
5 4 (3.23%) Demandware
6 2 (1.61%) OpenText
6 2 (1.61%) Terracotta
6 2 (1.61%) Endeca
6 2 (1.61%) SAP
6 2 (1.61%) IBM
7 1 (0.81%) Adobe
7 1 (0.81%) Atlassian
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