The first table below looks at the demand for Spring.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring.NET over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spring.NET
Rank 580 490 562
Rank change year-on-year
-90 +72
Contract jobs citing Spring.NET 10 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.030% 0.027%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.073% 0.11% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 10
Average daily rate £325 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £500 £603
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £403 -
% change year-on-year
-19.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13782 11568 14360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.85% 26.85% 25.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9018 7371 8668
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 211 331 363
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Spring.NET
UK

Spring.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Spring.NET Jobs Demand Trend in England

Spring.NET
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Spring.NET Daily Rate Trend in England

Spring.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Spring.NET across the England region.

Spring.NET Hourly Rate Trend in England

Spring.NET
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring.NET within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands - 7 £325 -
London -33 1 £375 -25.00% 7
East Midlands - 1 £325 - 1
South West - 1 - - 1
North East - - - -
North West - - - - 3
South East - - - - 4
Yorkshire - - - - 3
East of England - - - - 3
Spring.NET
UK

Spring.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Spring.NET 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.NET.

1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) TDD
1 15 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
2 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (73.33%) MVC
3 11 (73.33%) .NET Framework
3 11 (73.33%) NHibernate
3 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (66.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 9 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
6 8 (53.33%) WPF
6 8 (53.33%) HTML
6 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
7 7 (46.67%) NUnit
7 7 (46.67%) Rhino Mocks
7 7 (46.67%) Moq
7 7 (46.67%) Ninject
8 6 (40.00%) BDD
8 6 (40.00%) Unity DI Container
8 6 (40.00%) AOP
8 6 (40.00%) Domain-Driven Design
8 6 (40.00%) CSS
9 5 (33.33%) Windows
9 5 (33.33%) SQL
9 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (33.33%) WCF
9 5 (33.33%) Scrum
9 5 (33.33%) WinForms

Spring.NET
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Spring.NET 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.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) CMS
1 1 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) RDBMS
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
2 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (20.00%) MarkLogic
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) NUnit
1 7 (46.67%) Rhino Mocks
1 7 (46.67%) Moq
2 4 (26.67%) MSTest
3 3 (20.00%) SpecFlow
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (6.67%) Mockito
4 1 (6.67%) xUnit.net
4 1 (6.67%) JUnit
4 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (6.67%) Mercurial
4 1 (6.67%) Subversion
4 1 (6.67%) Maven
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Publishing
1 1 (6.67%) Games
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (73.33%) .NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) C# Developer
4 3 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Lead Developer
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Agile C# Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) WPF Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
2 12 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (73.33%) .NET Framework
3 11 (73.33%) NHibernate
3 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (66.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 8 (53.33%) WPF
5 8 (53.33%) HTML
6 7 (46.67%) Ninject
7 6 (40.00%) Unity DI Container
7 6 (40.00%) CSS
8 5 (33.33%) WCF
8 5 (33.33%) WinForms
9 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (20.00%) jQuery
10 3 (20.00%) REST
10 3 (20.00%) OpenRasta
10 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2 (13.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) TDD
2 11 (73.33%) MVC
3 9 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
4 6 (40.00%) BDD
4 6 (40.00%) AOP
4 6 (40.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (33.33%) Scrum
6 4 (26.67%) Kanban
7 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (13.33%) OOP
8 2 (13.33%) SOA
8 2 (13.33%) MVVM
9 1 (6.67%) ATDD
9 1 (6.67%) CQRS
9 1 (6.67%) Scrum-ban
9 1 (6.67%) Project Management
9 1 (6.67%) OO
9 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
9 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Sitecore