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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spring.NET
Rank 579 542 539
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -3
Contract jobs citing Spring.NET 19 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.008% 0.009%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.030% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 4
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£500 £456 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +17.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £371 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £541 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 - £388
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
14038 13437 13412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.62% 28.38% 28.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9737 8901 8337
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 252 362
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.04 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring.NET across the England region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Spring.NET Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 November 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
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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 +19 16 £500 +9.58% 5
West Midlands - 2 £385 - 5
South East - 1 £300 - 8
South West - - - - 1
East of England - - - - 5
Yorkshire - - - - 2
East Midlands - - - - 1
North East - - - - 1
North West - - - - 5
Spring.NET
UK

Spring.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (87.10%) C#
2 27 (87.10%) TDD
3 26 (83.87%) SQL Server
4 25 (80.65%) ASP.NET
4 25 (80.65%) NUnit
4 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (80.65%) MVC
5 23 (74.19%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (74.19%) Castle Windsor
6 22 (70.97%) Rhino Mocks
6 22 (70.97%) Moq
7 21 (67.74%) NHibernate
7 21 (67.74%) .NET Framework
8 20 (64.52%) HTML
8 20 (64.52%) JavaScript
8 20 (64.52%) BDD
8 20 (64.52%) Ninject
8 20 (64.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 20 (64.52%) ASP.NET Web API
9 19 (61.29%) OpenRasta
9 19 (61.29%) SpecFlow
9 19 (61.29%) Domain-Driven Design
10 18 (58.06%) HTML5
11 17 (54.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 17 (54.84%) jQuery
11 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
11 17 (54.84%) Scrum
12 16 (51.61%) T-SQL
12 16 (51.61%) Twitter Bootstrap

Spring.NET
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 15 (48.39%) Sitecore CMS
1 15 (48.39%) CMS
2 2 (6.45%) Node.js
3 1 (3.23%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (83.87%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) MongoDB
2 5 (16.13%) NoSQL
3 4 (12.90%) MarkLogic
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.23%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 25 (80.65%) NUnit
2 22 (70.97%) Rhino Mocks
2 22 (70.97%) Moq
3 19 (61.29%) SpecFlow
4 3 (9.68%) MSTest
4 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
5 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.23%) QUnit
General
1 2 (6.45%) Front Office
2 1 (3.23%) Back Office
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (80.65%) Developer
2 12 (38.71%) .NET Developer
3 10 (32.26%) Senior Developer
4 8 (25.81%) Lead Developer
4 8 (25.81%) Lead .NET Developer
4 8 (25.81%) Agile .NET Developer
5 5 (16.13%) C# Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Architect
6 4 (12.90%) Technical Architect
7 3 (9.68%) UI Programmer
7 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Agile C# Developer
7 3 (9.68%) UI Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Sitecore Developer
9 1 (3.23%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior UI Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Front Office Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (80.65%) ASP.NET
3 23 (74.19%) ASP.NET MVC
3 23 (74.19%) Castle Windsor
4 21 (67.74%) NHibernate
4 21 (67.74%) .NET Framework
5 20 (64.52%) HTML
5 20 (64.52%) Ninject
5 20 (64.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 20 (64.52%) ASP.NET Web API
6 19 (61.29%) OpenRasta
7 18 (58.06%) HTML5
8 17 (54.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 17 (54.84%) jQuery
9 16 (51.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 15 (48.39%) REST
11 13 (41.94%) AngularJS
12 9 (29.03%) Web Services
13 6 (19.35%) WCF
13 6 (19.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Open Source
2 5 (16.13%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (6.45%) Derivative
4 1 (3.23%) Social Media
4 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.23%) Tandem
4 1 (3.23%) Equities
4 1 (3.23%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Android
2 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (87.10%) TDD
2 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (80.65%) MVC
3 20 (64.52%) BDD
4 19 (61.29%) Domain-Driven Design
5 17 (54.84%) Scrum
6 15 (48.39%) Project Management
7 7 (22.58%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
8 5 (16.13%) OO
9 4 (12.90%) Agile Project Management
10 3 (9.68%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (9.68%) SOA
10 3 (9.68%) Validation
10 3 (9.68%) Web Development
11 2 (6.45%) Web Design
11 2 (6.45%) AOP
11 2 (6.45%) Multithreading
11 2 (6.45%) MVVM
11 2 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (87.10%) C#
2 20 (64.52%) JavaScript
3 16 (51.61%) T-SQL
4 7 (22.58%) SQL
5 4 (12.90%) Java
6 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.23%) C++
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 15 (48.39%) Sitecore
3 6 (19.35%) Oracle
4 3 (9.68%) Motorola
5 2 (6.45%) Facebook
5 2 (6.45%) Twitter
6 1 (3.23%) TIBCO