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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 9 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Contract jobs citing Spring 17 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 16.67% 3.85% 0.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.91% 10.81% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Average daily rate
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£388 £310 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 - £34.06
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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
55 37 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 53.92% 35.58% 44.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 27
Average daily rate £375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £310 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -68.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

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 24 April 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 23 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (73.91%) Maven
3 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (52.17%) JUnit
4 12 (52.17%) Web Services
5 11 (47.83%) NoSQL
6 10 (43.48%) Linked Data
6 10 (43.48%) MongoDB
6 10 (43.48%) RESTful
6 10 (43.48%) Cucumber
6 10 (43.48%) Spock
6 10 (43.48%) Spring Boot
7 9 (39.13%) BDD
7 9 (39.13%) Groovy
7 9 (39.13%) Automation Testing
7 9 (39.13%) Apache Camel
7 9 (39.13%) ActiveMQ
8 8 (34.78%) JIRA
8 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
8 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
9 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
9 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
9 7 (30.43%) IntelliJ
10 6 (26.09%) XML
11 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
11 5 (21.74%) SQL
11 5 (21.74%) HTTPS
11 5 (21.74%) Hibernate
11 5 (21.74%) JSON
11 5 (21.74%) REST

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) NoSQL
2 10 (43.48%) MongoDB
3 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
3 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (73.91%) Maven
2 12 (52.17%) JUnit
3 10 (43.48%) Cucumber
3 10 (43.48%) Spock
4 8 (34.78%) JIRA
4 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
5 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
5 7 (30.43%) IntelliJ
6 1 (4.35%) Liquibase
General
1 3 (13.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (82.61%) Java Developer
3 4 (17.39%) GUI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) Web Services
2 10 (43.48%) RESTful
2 10 (43.48%) Spring Boot
3 9 (39.13%) Apache Camel
3 9 (39.13%) ActiveMQ
4 6 (26.09%) XML
5 5 (21.74%) Hibernate
5 5 (21.74%) JSON
5 5 (21.74%) REST
5 5 (21.74%) JAX-RS
6 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
6 4 (17.39%) JPA
6 4 (17.39%) HTML
7 3 (13.04%) JAXB
8 1 (4.35%) XML Schema
8 1 (4.35%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Linked Data
2 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) BDD
2 9 (39.13%) Automation Testing
3 2 (8.70%) Refactoring
3 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (39.13%) Groovy
3 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
2 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) ISO 14001
1 3 (13.04%) ISO 9001
1 3 (13.04%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) SLA