The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 32 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs citing Spring 32 41 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.43% 6.80% 7.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.16% 20.60% 26.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 25 36
Average daily rate
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£413 £325 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £309 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £343 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.78% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -22.58%
Spring
Scotland

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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
226 199 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 31.26% 33.00% 30.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 117 129
Average daily rate £348 £319 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £420 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 8
Average hourly rate £24.00 - £26.27
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 - £17.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.20 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 83 (98.81%) Java
2 48 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (50.00%) SQL
4 40 (47.62%) Finance
5 37 (44.05%) Banking
5 37 (44.05%) OO
6 35 (41.67%) Hibernate
7 31 (36.90%) Relational Database
8 30 (35.71%) UNIX
9 29 (34.52%) J2EE
9 29 (34.52%) JMS
10 28 (33.33%) JavaScript
11 26 (30.95%) Perl
12 25 (29.76%) XML
13 24 (28.57%) CSS
13 24 (28.57%) Oracle
14 21 (25.00%) SOA
15 20 (23.81%) MVC
16 19 (22.62%) PL/SQL
17 18 (21.43%) JSP
17 18 (21.43%) RDBMS
18 17 (20.24%) Shell Script
18 17 (20.24%) Struts
18 17 (20.24%) Sybase
18 17 (20.24%) Unit Testing
19 16 (19.05%) Front Office
19 16 (19.05%) Ajax
19 16 (19.05%) Spring MVC
20 15 (17.86%) WebSphere
20 15 (17.86%) DB2

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 15 (17.86%) WebSphere
2 11 (13.10%) Tomcat
3 9 (10.71%) Apache
4 4 (4.76%) GlassFish
4 4 (4.76%) JBoss
4 4 (4.76%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.38%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (2.38%) WebSphere Process Server
5 2 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.38%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (2.38%) WebLogic Integration
6 1 (1.19%) CMS
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.19%) Magnolia
6 1 (1.19%) Node.js
6 1 (1.19%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.19%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (36.90%) Relational Database
2 18 (21.43%) RDBMS
3 15 (17.86%) DB2
4 6 (7.14%) MySQL
5 5 (5.95%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (3.57%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.19%) JasperReports
7 1 (1.19%) Big Data
7 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (15.48%) Selenium
1 13 (15.48%) CruiseControl
2 8 (9.52%) JUnit
3 4 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.57%) Ant
4 3 (3.57%) Subversion
4 3 (3.57%) Maven
5 2 (2.38%) Apache Ivy
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.19%) JIRA
6 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.19%) Grunt
6 1 (1.19%) Bower
6 1 (1.19%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.19%) Yeoman
6 1 (1.19%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.19%) Hudson
6 1 (1.19%) TeamCity
General
1 40 (47.62%) Finance
2 37 (44.05%) Banking
3 16 (19.05%) Front Office
4 12 (14.29%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.38%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 72 (85.71%) Developer
2 65 (77.38%) Java Developer
3 17 (20.24%) Senior Developer
4 16 (19.05%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (15.48%) Solutions Designer
5 13 (15.48%) Designer
6 5 (5.95%) Senior Designer
7 4 (4.76%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (4.76%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.38%) Java Architect
8 2 (2.38%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (2.38%) Architect
8 2 (2.38%) Technical Architect
9 1 (1.19%) Analyst Programmer
9 1 (1.19%) Programmer
9 1 (1.19%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.19%) Applications Developer
9 1 (1.19%) Analyst
9 1 (1.19%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (41.67%) Hibernate
2 29 (34.52%) J2EE
2 29 (34.52%) JMS
3 25 (29.76%) XML
4 24 (28.57%) CSS
5 18 (21.43%) JSP
6 17 (20.24%) Struts
7 16 (19.05%) Ajax
7 16 (19.05%) Spring MVC
8 15 (17.86%) Spring Web Flow
9 13 (15.48%) XSLT
9 13 (15.48%) JDBC
9 13 (15.48%) iBATIS
9 13 (15.48%) GWT
10 12 (14.29%) HTML
11 11 (13.10%) Web Services
12 9 (10.71%) jQuery
12 9 (10.71%) HTML5
13 8 (9.52%) J2SE
14 7 (8.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.33%) Equity Derivative
2 6 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.76%) Equities
4 2 (2.38%) DataPower
4 2 (2.38%) Open Source
4 2 (2.38%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.38%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.38%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.38%) Clustering
5 1 (1.19%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.19%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 30 (35.71%) UNIX
2 14 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (44.05%) OO
3 21 (25.00%) SOA
4 20 (23.81%) MVC
5 17 (20.24%) Unit Testing
6 13 (15.48%) Web Application Development
7 12 (14.29%) OOD
8 11 (13.10%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (11.90%) Multithreading
10 7 (8.33%) Database Tuning
10 7 (8.33%) Mentoring
11 6 (7.14%) TDD
12 5 (5.95%) Automated Testing
13 4 (4.76%) UML
14 3 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
14 3 (3.57%) Scrum
14 3 (3.57%) Wealth Management
14 3 (3.57%) Software Engineering
14 3 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
15 2 (2.38%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 83 (98.81%) Java
2 42 (50.00%) SQL
3 28 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 26 (30.95%) Perl
5 19 (22.62%) PL/SQL
6 17 (20.24%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.38%) Groovy
7 2 (2.38%) Scala
7 2 (2.38%) Jython
7 2 (2.38%) C#
8 1 (1.19%) XQuery
8 1 (1.19%) C++
8 1 (1.19%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (1.19%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 24 (28.57%) Oracle
2 17 (20.24%) Sybase
3 2 (2.38%) Twitter
3 2 (2.38%) Kony
3 2 (2.38%) Yahoo!
3 2 (2.38%) Google
3 2 (2.38%) Perforce
3 2 (2.38%) SAP
3 2 (2.38%) IBM
4 1 (1.19%) ForgeRock
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Rate: £375 - £425 per day
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