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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 60 61 56
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing Spring 14 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.17% 0.88% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.61% 4.00% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +35.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £306 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £510 £280
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -28.04%
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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
304 250 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.33% 21.97% 13.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 116 61
Average daily rate £375 £335 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +9.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £444 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 22 September 2014.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 46 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (65.22%) Hibernate
3 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (54.35%) XML
5 23 (50.00%) JBoss
6 22 (47.83%) Maven
7 21 (45.65%) TDD
7 21 (45.65%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (41.30%) SOA
9 18 (39.13%) Java EE
10 15 (32.61%) BPMN
10 15 (32.61%) JUnit
11 14 (30.43%) Drools
12 13 (28.26%) XSLT
12 13 (28.26%) Eclipse
13 12 (26.09%) Workflow
13 12 (26.09%) jBPM
13 12 (26.09%) Performance Monitoring
14 11 (23.91%) Tomcat
15 10 (21.74%) HTML
16 9 (19.57%) J2EE
16 9 (19.57%) Oracle
17 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
17 8 (17.39%) Subversion
18 7 (15.22%) JSF
18 7 (15.22%) Pair Programming
18 7 (15.22%) Unit Testing
18 7 (15.22%) UML
19 6 (13.04%) UNIX
19 6 (13.04%) CSS

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 11 (23.91%) Tomcat
2 6 (13.04%) Confluence
3 4 (8.70%) WebSphere
4 3 (6.52%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (2.17%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.17%) Apache
5 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.17%) CMS
5 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Process Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle Database
1 6 (13.04%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (47.83%) Maven
2 15 (32.61%) JUnit
3 13 (28.26%) Eclipse
4 8 (17.39%) Subversion
5 6 (13.04%) NetBeans
5 6 (13.04%) JIRA
6 5 (10.87%) FitNesse
7 3 (6.52%) Jenkins
8 2 (4.35%) Mockito
8 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
8 2 (4.35%) Hudson
8 2 (4.35%) QUnit
8 2 (4.35%) Jasmine
9 1 (2.17%) Selenium
9 1 (2.17%) HttpUnit
9 1 (2.17%) NUnit
9 1 (2.17%) JMeter
General
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (91.30%) Developer
2 36 (78.26%) Java Developer
3 4 (8.70%) Senior Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Java Team Leader
5 2 (4.35%) Team Leader
5 2 (4.35%) WebSphere Developer
5 2 (4.35%) WebSphere Portal Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Portal Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Senior Architect
6 1 (2.17%) Junior Architect
6 1 (2.17%) User Experience Developer
6 1 (2.17%) UI Programmer
6 1 (2.17%) UI Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Junior Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Consultant
6 1 (2.17%) Architect
6 1 (2.17%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (65.22%) Hibernate
2 25 (54.35%) XML
3 18 (39.13%) Java EE
4 14 (30.43%) Drools
5 13 (28.26%) XSLT
6 12 (26.09%) jBPM
7 10 (21.74%) HTML
8 9 (19.57%) J2EE
9 7 (15.22%) JSF
10 6 (13.04%) Ajax
10 6 (13.04%) CSS
11 4 (8.70%) JDBC
11 4 (8.70%) EJB
11 4 (8.70%) JMS
11 4 (8.70%) XML Schema
11 4 (8.70%) jQuery
11 4 (8.70%) iBATIS
12 3 (6.52%) JSON
12 3 (6.52%) Java SE
12 3 (6.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
1 1 (2.17%) Smartphone
1 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
1 1 (2.17%) Open Source
1 1 (2.17%) Machine to Machine
1 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) UNIX
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Android
2 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (45.65%) TDD
2 21 (45.65%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (41.30%) SOA
4 15 (32.61%) BPMN
5 12 (26.09%) Performance Monitoring
5 12 (26.09%) Workflow
6 7 (15.22%) UML
6 7 (15.22%) Pair Programming
6 7 (15.22%) Unit Testing
7 6 (13.04%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.52%) Scrum
9 2 (4.35%) CRM
9 2 (4.35%) MVC
9 2 (4.35%) Web Development
9 2 (4.35%) BDD
10 1 (2.17%) DevOps
10 1 (2.17%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.17%) Coaching
10 1 (2.17%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.35%) Perl
4 1 (2.17%) PHP
4 1 (2.17%) SQL
4 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.17%) Jython
4 1 (2.17%) AspectJ
4 1 (2.17%) Ruby
4 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) Sun Certification
1 1 (2.17%) OCPJP
1 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) JBoss
2 9 (19.57%) Oracle
3 3 (6.52%) IBM
4 1 (2.17%) Sun
4 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
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