The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 33 31 39
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs citing Spring 7 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.88% 4.78% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.09% 13.56% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 2
Average daily rate £500 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +4.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.00 £40.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+39.87% +16.42%
Spring
South East

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 Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
115 118 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 47.33% 35.22% 27.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 63 37
Average daily rate £335 £290 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.51% -10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Spring
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
Brighton +8 7 £500 +66.66% 1
Spring
South East

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 20 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) TDD
3 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (50.00%) HTML
4 10 (50.00%) CSS
4 10 (50.00%) BDD
5 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (45.00%) Scrum
6 8 (40.00%) Kanban
6 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 8 (40.00%) NoSQL
7 7 (35.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 7 (35.00%) DevOps
7 7 (35.00%) MongoDB
7 7 (35.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (30.00%) Maven
8 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
9 5 (25.00%) Web Services
9 5 (25.00%) Linux
9 5 (25.00%) J2EE
10 4 (20.00%) MySQL
10 4 (20.00%) Oracle
10 4 (20.00%) JUnit
10 4 (20.00%) Unix
10 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
11 3 (15.00%) REST
11 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (15.00%) Servlets
11 3 (15.00%) SOAP

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (10.00%) Confluence
2 2 (10.00%) Jetty
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (35.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 7 (35.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (35.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (20.00%) MySQL
4 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (10.00%) SQLite
6 1 (5.00%) DB2
6 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (30.00%) Maven
3 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (20.00%) JUnit
4 2 (10.00%) Ant
4 2 (10.00%) JIRA
4 2 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (10.00%) Subversion
4 2 (10.00%) TestNG
5 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.00%) Gradle
5 1 (5.00%) Hudson
5 1 (5.00%) JMeter
5 1 (5.00%) jMock
5 1 (5.00%) Selenium
5 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (90.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Developer
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (30.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Senior Agile Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Core Java Developer
6 2 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Solr Developer
6 2 (10.00%) XML Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Java Analyst Programmer
7 1 (5.00%) Java Programmer
7 1 (5.00%) QA Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Applications Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) CSS
1 10 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
3 5 (25.00%) J2EE
3 5 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (15.00%) REST
4 3 (15.00%) Servlets
4 3 (15.00%) SOAP
4 3 (15.00%) XML
5 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (10.00%) Java EE
5 2 (10.00%) JMS
5 2 (10.00%) JPA
5 2 (10.00%) jQuery
5 2 (10.00%) Lucene
5 2 (10.00%) Spring MVC
5 2 (10.00%) XSLT
6 1 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (5.00%) RESTful
6 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (65.00%) TDD
2 10 (50.00%) BDD
3 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (45.00%) Scrum
4 8 (40.00%) Kanban
5 7 (35.00%) DevOps
6 3 (15.00%) OO
7 2 (10.00%) Concurrent Programming
7 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Migration
7 2 (10.00%) MVC
7 2 (10.00%) Open Source
7 2 (10.00%) User Stories
7 2 (10.00%) Web Application Development
7 2 (10.00%) Web Development
8 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.00%) Functional Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) XPath
4 2 (10.00%) XQuery
5 1 (5.00%) Groovy
5 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) ISEB
1 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Rally