The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 14 17 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Contract jobs citing Spring 12 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 10.43% 3.53% 2.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.27% 13.64% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £35.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+32.85% +51.35%
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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 Exeter region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
44 22 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 38.26% 25.88% 34.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 30
Average daily rate £338 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £350 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 13 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (76.92%) RESTful
3 10 (76.92%) Cucumber
3 10 (76.92%) Linked Data
3 10 (76.92%) Spock
4 9 (69.23%) BDD
4 9 (69.23%) Automation Testing
4 9 (69.23%) Apache Camel
4 9 (69.23%) Groovy
4 9 (69.23%) ActiveMQ
4 9 (69.23%) Maven
4 9 (69.23%) Web Services
5 8 (61.54%) JIRA
5 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
5 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
6 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
6 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
6 7 (53.85%) IntelliJ
7 6 (46.15%) NoSQL
8 5 (38.46%) MongoDB
8 5 (38.46%) PL/SQL
8 5 (38.46%) SQL
9 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
9 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
9 4 (30.77%) Degree
9 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
9 4 (30.77%) HTML
10 3 (23.08%) Summit
10 3 (23.08%) ISO 9001

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) NoSQL
2 5 (38.46%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Cucumber
1 10 (76.92%) Spock
2 9 (69.23%) Maven
3 8 (61.54%) JIRA
3 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
4 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
4 7 (53.85%) IntelliJ
5 2 (15.38%) JUnit
General
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Java Developer
3 4 (30.77%) GUI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) RESTful
2 9 (69.23%) Apache Camel
2 9 (69.23%) ActiveMQ
2 9 (69.23%) Web Services
3 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
4 1 (7.69%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Linked Data
2 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) BDD
2 9 (69.23%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) Groovy
3 5 (38.46%) PL/SQL
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) ISO 9001
1 3 (23.08%) ISO 14001