The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spring.NET
Rank 571 552 519
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -33
Contract jobs citing Spring.NET 8 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.020% 0.038%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.058% 0.074% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 15
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -35.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £403
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -19.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Spring.NET
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13884 13503 11524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.43% 27.56% 27.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9154 8977 7355
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 195 341
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £18.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £52.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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 6 May 2015. 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
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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
London -5 4 £375 -25.00% 6
West Midlands -19 2 - - 4
North West - 2 £350 - 3
Spring.NET
UK

Spring.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) TDD
2 11 (91.67%) Castle Windsor
3 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (83.33%) C#
3 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 10 (83.33%) MVC
4 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (66.67%) NHibernate
5 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (66.67%) Rhino Mocks
5 8 (66.67%) Moq
5 8 (66.67%) NUnit
5 8 (66.67%) Ninject
6 6 (50.00%) Open Source
6 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (50.00%) BDD
6 6 (50.00%) Scrum
6 6 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
6 6 (50.00%) HTML
6 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
7 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 5 (41.67%) SpecFlow
7 5 (41.67%) Entity Framework
8 4 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
8 4 (33.33%) WCF
8 4 (33.33%) WPF
8 4 (33.33%) WinForms

Spring.NET
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 3 (25.00%) CMS
1 3 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (8.33%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) NUnit
1 8 (66.67%) Rhino Mocks
1 8 (66.67%) Moq
2 5 (41.67%) SpecFlow
3 3 (25.00%) MSTest
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) C# Developer
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Agile C# Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Lead C# Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Lead Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) Castle Windsor
3 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (66.67%) NHibernate
4 8 (66.67%) Ninject
5 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (50.00%) HTML
6 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
6 5 (41.67%) Entity Framework
6 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 4 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
7 4 (33.33%) WCF
7 4 (33.33%) WPF
7 4 (33.33%) WinForms
8 3 (25.00%) jQuery
8 3 (25.00%) HTML5
8 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (25.00%) OpenRasta
8 3 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Open Source
1 6 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (16.67%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) TDD
2 10 (83.33%) MVC
3 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) Scrum
4 6 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
4 6 (50.00%) BDD
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (25.00%) Kanban
5 3 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (25.00%) SOA
5 3 (25.00%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) AOP
7 1 (8.33%) OO
7 1 (8.33%) MVVM
7 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (16.67%) Facebook
2 2 (16.67%) Twitter
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) TIBCO