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 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 56 53 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing Spring 32 33 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.20% 2.54% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.31% 8.82% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 6
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £278 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.44%
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%
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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
260 374 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.86% 28.77% 18.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 238 76
Average daily rate £350 £400 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £40.75 £32.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.34% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%

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 1 July 2015.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 70 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (57.14%) Hibernate
4 37 (52.86%) JavaScript
5 29 (41.43%) SQL
6 27 (38.57%) XML
7 26 (37.14%) Oracle
8 23 (32.86%) J2EE
8 23 (32.86%) Relational Database
9 22 (31.43%) JUnit
9 22 (31.43%) TDD
10 20 (28.57%) Tomcat
11 19 (27.14%) CSS
11 19 (27.14%) RESTful
12 18 (25.71%) JSP
12 18 (25.71%) Maven
13 17 (24.29%) UNIX
13 17 (24.29%) Unit Testing
14 16 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (22.86%) MVC
15 15 (21.43%) Ajax
15 15 (21.43%) jQuery
15 15 (21.43%) JBoss
16 14 (20.00%) HTML
16 14 (20.00%) Subversion
16 14 (20.00%) SDLC
16 14 (20.00%) Web Application Development
17 13 (18.57%) MyBatis
17 13 (18.57%) SQL Server
18 12 (17.14%) Struts

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 20 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 15 (21.43%) JBoss
3 7 (10.00%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.71%) SAS
4 4 (5.71%) Confluence
5 2 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.86%) ArcGIS
5 2 (2.86%) CMS
5 2 (2.86%) Apache
6 1 (1.43%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (32.86%) Relational Database
2 13 (18.57%) SQL Server
3 8 (11.43%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (5.71%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.86%) SQLPlus
6 2 (2.86%) MySQL
6 2 (2.86%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.43%) DB2
7 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (31.43%) JUnit
2 18 (25.71%) Maven
3 14 (20.00%) Subversion
4 12 (17.14%) Selenium
4 12 (17.14%) JIRA
5 9 (12.86%) FitNesse
5 9 (12.86%) Eclipse
5 9 (12.86%) Mockito
6 7 (10.00%) Cucumber
6 7 (10.00%) NetBeans
6 7 (10.00%) CruiseControl
6 7 (10.00%) jMock
7 6 (8.57%) Git (software)
8 5 (7.14%) Mercurial
9 4 (5.71%) Gradle
10 3 (4.29%) Jenkins
10 3 (4.29%) FishEye
10 3 (4.29%) JProfiler
10 3 (4.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (4.29%) Ant
General
1 12 (17.14%) Banking
2 9 (12.86%) Finance
3 2 (2.86%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (82.86%) Developer
2 51 (72.86%) Java Developer
3 6 (8.57%) Architect
4 5 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 5 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (5.71%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.29%) Technical Architect
6 3 (4.29%) Team Leader
6 3 (4.29%) Java Architect
7 2 (2.86%) Technical Team Leader
7 2 (2.86%) GIS Developer
7 2 (2.86%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (2.86%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (2.86%) Test Engineer
7 2 (2.86%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (2.86%) Web Developer
8 1 (1.43%) Development Specialist
8 1 (1.43%) Applications Developer
8 1 (1.43%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (1.43%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (57.14%) Hibernate
2 27 (38.57%) XML
3 23 (32.86%) J2EE
4 19 (27.14%) CSS
4 19 (27.14%) RESTful
5 18 (25.71%) JSP
6 15 (21.43%) Ajax
6 15 (21.43%) jQuery
7 14 (20.00%) HTML
8 13 (18.57%) MyBatis
9 12 (17.14%) Struts
9 12 (17.14%) Web Services
9 12 (17.14%) iBATIS
10 11 (15.71%) Java EE
10 11 (15.71%) JDBC
11 10 (14.29%) JSF
11 10 (14.29%) Spring MVC
12 9 (12.86%) JMS
12 9 (12.86%) XML Schema
12 9 (12.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.29%) GIS
4 2 (2.86%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.86%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.43%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.43%) User Experience
5 1 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.43%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.43%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 17 (24.29%) UNIX
2 4 (5.71%) Linux
3 1 (1.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (31.43%) TDD
3 17 (24.29%) Unit Testing
4 16 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (22.86%) MVC
5 14 (20.00%) Web Application Development
5 14 (20.00%) SDLC
6 12 (17.14%) Pair Programming
7 10 (14.29%) OO
8 6 (8.57%) UML
9 5 (7.14%) SOA
10 4 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (5.71%) TOGAF
10 4 (5.71%) PRINCE2
10 4 (5.71%) Application Performance Monitoring
10 4 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
11 3 (4.29%) DevOps
11 3 (4.29%) Mentoring
12 2 (2.86%) CRM
12 2 (2.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (52.86%) JavaScript
3 29 (41.43%) SQL
4 11 (15.71%) Perl
4 11 (15.71%) PL/SQL
5 7 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.43%) Ruby
6 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.43%) PHP
6 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (37.14%) Oracle
2 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.86%) Google
4 1 (1.43%) Alterian
4 1 (1.43%) Sybase
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