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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 93 97 105
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Contract jobs citing Spring 48 44 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.57% 1.45% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.83% 4.88% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 32 13
Average daily rate
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£375 £383 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% -4.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+52.77% +55.67%
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
823 902 695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.95% 29.80% 29.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 565 386
Average daily rate £363 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 26 39
Average hourly rate £37.45 £33.73 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.04% +7.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.94 £21.75 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +19 26 £350 -12.50% 10
Hertfordshire -15 8 £370 +2.06% 9
Essex -14 6 £475 +4.68% 4
Suffolk - 6 £375 -
Norfolk - 2 £350 - 2
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 95 (98.96%) Java
2 51 (53.13%) Hibernate
3 45 (46.88%) Web Services
4 38 (39.58%) JavaScript
5 36 (37.50%) SQL
6 33 (34.38%) HTML
7 32 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (31.25%) CSS
9 29 (30.21%) Oracle
10 27 (28.13%) J2EE
10 27 (28.13%) XML
10 27 (28.13%) MVC
11 24 (25.00%) Struts
12 23 (23.96%) Spring MVC
12 23 (23.96%) REST
13 22 (22.92%) JBoss
13 22 (22.92%) Linux
14 21 (21.88%) UNIX
14 21 (21.88%) E-Commerce
14 21 (21.88%) JPA
15 20 (20.83%) Relational Database
16 18 (18.75%) SOAP
17 17 (17.71%) MySQL
17 17 (17.71%) TDD
18 16 (16.67%) Ajax
18 16 (16.67%) Scrum
18 16 (16.67%) JSP
18 16 (16.67%) RESTful
19 15 (15.63%) hybris
19 15 (15.63%) WebLogic

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 22 (22.92%) JBoss
2 15 (15.63%) WebLogic
3 10 (10.42%) Apache
4 8 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 8 (8.33%) WebSphere
5 6 (6.25%) Apache Solr
6 4 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (4.17%) Drupal
6 4 (4.17%) GlassFish
7 3 (3.13%) CMS
8 2 (2.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (1.04%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (1.04%) Jetty
9 1 (1.04%) Mule
9 1 (1.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.04%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.54%) LDAP
2 6 (6.25%) HTTP
3 2 (2.08%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.83%) Relational Database
2 17 (17.71%) MySQL
3 13 (13.54%) Oracle Database
4 8 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 8 (8.33%) MariaDB
5 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (4.17%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.17%) Sybase ASE
6 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.04%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.04%) DB2
8 1 (1.04%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 15 (15.63%) Maven
2 14 (14.58%) JUnit
3 10 (10.42%) Git (software)
4 9 (9.38%) Eclipse
5 7 (7.29%) Selenium
6 5 (5.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (5.21%) Cucumber
6 5 (5.21%) Jenkins
7 4 (4.17%) Ant
8 2 (2.08%) FitNesse
8 2 (2.08%) Subversion
8 2 (2.08%) Gradle
9 1 (1.04%) Geb
9 1 (1.04%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.04%) JIRA
General
1 13 (13.54%) Finance
2 12 (12.50%) Retail
3 5 (5.21%) Games
4 2 (2.08%) Legal
4 2 (2.08%) Marketing
5 1 (1.04%) Automotive
5 1 (1.04%) Back Office
5 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 79 (82.29%) Developer
2 67 (69.79%) Java Developer
3 15 (15.63%) Senior Developer
4 14 (14.58%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 8 (8.33%) Hybris Developer
6 6 (6.25%) Architect
7 5 (5.21%) Java Architect
8 3 (3.13%) Java Consultant
8 3 (3.13%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.13%) Consultant
8 3 (3.13%) Analyst
9 2 (2.08%) Analyst Programmer
9 2 (2.08%) Programmer
9 2 (2.08%) Solutions Designer
9 2 (2.08%) Senior Java Architect
9 2 (2.08%) Java Programmer
9 2 (2.08%) Java Analyst Programmer
9 2 (2.08%) Designer
9 2 (2.08%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (53.13%) Hibernate
2 45 (46.88%) Web Services
3 33 (34.38%) HTML
4 30 (31.25%) CSS
5 27 (28.13%) J2EE
5 27 (28.13%) XML
6 24 (25.00%) Struts
7 23 (23.96%) Spring MVC
7 23 (23.96%) REST
8 21 (21.88%) JPA
9 18 (18.75%) SOAP
10 16 (16.67%) JSP
10 16 (16.67%) Ajax
10 16 (16.67%) RESTful
11 14 (14.58%) EclipseLink
12 12 (12.50%) Java EE
13 10 (10.42%) Middleware
13 10 (10.42%) JAAS
14 9 (9.38%) Servlets
14 9 (9.38%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.29%) FMCG
3 6 (6.25%) Clustering
4 4 (4.17%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.08%) Biology
5 2 (2.08%) Life Science
5 2 (2.08%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.04%) Replication
6 1 (1.04%) Statistics
6 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.92%) Linux
2 21 (21.88%) UNIX
3 9 (9.38%) Windows
4 6 (6.25%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.13%) Solaris
6 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (28.13%) MVC
3 21 (21.88%) E-Commerce
4 17 (17.71%) TDD
5 16 (16.67%) Scrum
6 14 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (13.54%) OO
8 9 (9.38%) Web Development
9 8 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (8.33%) Open Source
10 7 (7.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 7 (7.29%) Microservices
11 6 (6.25%) EAI
11 6 (6.25%) SOA
11 6 (6.25%) B2C
12 5 (5.21%) OWASP
13 4 (4.17%) Kanban
13 4 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
13 4 (4.17%) Loose Coupling
13 4 (4.17%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 95 (98.96%) Java
2 38 (39.58%) JavaScript
3 36 (37.50%) SQL
4 10 (10.42%) PL/SQL
5 6 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.17%) C
6 4 (4.17%) C#
7 2 (2.08%) Python
7 2 (2.08%) Ruby
7 2 (2.08%) Erlang
7 2 (2.08%) Groovy
7 2 (2.08%) Scala
8 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (7.29%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.08%) Degree
4 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) Varnish
2 1 (1.04%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) MOM
2 1 (1.04%) Ansible
2 1 (1.04%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 29 (30.21%) Oracle
2 15 (15.63%) hybris
3 6 (6.25%) MuleSoft
3 6 (6.25%) Sybase
4 5 (5.21%) Atlassian
5 4 (4.17%) Intershop
5 4 (4.17%) Demandware
6 2 (2.08%) OpenText
6 2 (2.08%) Endeca
6 2 (2.08%) Google
6 2 (2.08%) Terracotta
6 2 (2.08%) SAP
7 1 (1.04%) IBM
7 1 (1.04%) Adobe
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