The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 66 50 45
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Contract jobs citing Spring 28 38 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.83% 2.63% 3.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.59% 14.67% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 24
Average daily rate £350 £398 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.94% +13.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £350 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £468 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.00 £47.00 -
% change year-on-year
+21.27% -
Spring
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
292 259 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.04% 17.91% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 167 207
Average daily rate £375 £358 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% +2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 5
Average hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 75 (97.40%) Java
2 49 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (51.95%) Hibernate
3 40 (51.95%) JBoss
4 38 (49.35%) Java EE
5 32 (41.56%) SOA
6 30 (38.96%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (37.66%) TDD
7 29 (37.66%) Eclipse
7 29 (37.66%) J2EE
8 25 (32.47%) Maven
9 24 (31.17%) JSF
10 23 (29.87%) Scrum
10 23 (29.87%) RESTful
11 22 (28.57%) jQuery
11 22 (28.57%) XML
11 22 (28.57%) JProfiler
12 21 (27.27%) XSLT
12 21 (27.27%) Oracle
13 20 (25.97%) JavaScript
13 20 (25.97%) Performance Monitoring
13 20 (25.97%) Application Performance Monitoring
14 19 (24.68%) WebLogic
14 19 (24.68%) SOAP
14 19 (24.68%) Tomcat
15 18 (23.38%) Web Services
15 18 (23.38%) JIRA
15 18 (23.38%) Drools
16 17 (22.08%) SDLC
17 16 (20.78%) WebSphere

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 40 (51.95%) JBoss
2 19 (24.68%) Tomcat
2 19 (24.68%) WebLogic
3 16 (20.78%) WebSphere
4 6 (7.79%) Node.js
5 5 (6.49%) GeoServer
6 4 (5.19%) Apache
6 4 (5.19%) Confluence
7 3 (3.90%) ArcGIS
8 2 (2.60%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (1.30%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (1.30%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.30%) HTTP
2 1 (1.30%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.58%) Relational Database
2 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
3 9 (11.69%) Oracle Database
4 6 (7.79%) NoSQL
5 5 (6.49%) GIS
5 5 (6.49%) RDBMS
6 4 (5.19%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.60%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 29 (37.66%) Eclipse
2 25 (32.47%) Maven
3 22 (28.57%) JProfiler
4 18 (23.38%) JIRA
5 14 (18.18%) JUnit
6 12 (15.58%) Jenkins
7 10 (12.99%) JBehave
8 7 (9.09%) NetBeans
8 7 (9.09%) Subversion
9 6 (7.79%) Mockito
9 6 (7.79%) Oracle APEX
10 5 (6.49%) Cobertura
10 5 (6.49%) Cucumber
10 5 (6.49%) Gradle
10 5 (6.49%) Selenium
11 4 (5.19%) Ant
11 4 (5.19%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (3.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (3.90%) FishEye
13 2 (2.60%) GitLab
Job Titles
1 67 (87.01%) Developer
2 54 (70.13%) Java Developer
3 7 (9.09%) Portal Developer
4 6 (7.79%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (6.49%) Agile Developer
5 5 (6.49%) Agile Java Developer
5 5 (6.49%) Architect
5 5 (6.49%) Senior Developer
6 4 (5.19%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (5.19%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.90%) GIS Architect
8 2 (2.60%) Applications Developer
8 2 (2.60%) Consultant
8 2 (2.60%) GIS Developer
8 2 (2.60%) Java Applications Developer
8 2 (2.60%) Java Engineer
8 2 (2.60%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (2.60%) Middleware Consultant
8 2 (2.60%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.30%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (51.95%) Hibernate
2 38 (49.35%) Java EE
3 29 (37.66%) J2EE
4 24 (31.17%) JSF
5 23 (29.87%) RESTful
6 22 (28.57%) jQuery
6 22 (28.57%) XML
7 21 (27.27%) XSLT
8 19 (24.68%) SOAP
9 18 (23.38%) Drools
9 18 (23.38%) Web Services
10 15 (19.48%) jBPM
11 14 (18.18%) Apache CXF
11 14 (18.18%) RichFaces
12 13 (16.88%) HTML
13 11 (14.29%) AngularJS
13 11 (14.29%) JPA
14 10 (12.99%) Spring Boot
15 9 (11.69%) Spring MVC
16 8 (10.39%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
1 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.30%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.49%) Linux
2 3 (3.90%) Unix
2 3 (3.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (41.56%) SOA
3 30 (38.96%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (37.66%) TDD
5 23 (29.87%) Scrum
6 20 (25.97%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 20 (25.97%) Performance Monitoring
7 17 (22.08%) SDLC
8 14 (18.18%) Workflow
9 13 (16.88%) BPMN
10 12 (15.58%) Open Source
10 12 (15.58%) Waterfall
11 11 (14.29%) Microservices
11 11 (14.29%) MVC
12 10 (12.99%) BDD
13 9 (11.69%) Unit Testing
14 8 (10.39%) DevOps
15 7 (9.09%) Migration
16 5 (6.49%) Business Analysis
16 5 (6.49%) OO
Programming Languages
1 75 (97.40%) Java
2 20 (25.97%) JavaScript
3 13 (16.88%) SQL
4 10 (12.99%) Python
5 8 (10.39%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.30%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 2 (2.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 21 (27.27%) Oracle
2 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.79%) IBM
4 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.60%) webMethods
5 1 (1.30%) hybris
5 1 (1.30%) RedGate
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