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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 24 19 27
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Contract jobs citing Spring 48 54 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.56% 7.40% 7.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.19% 20.15% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 33 22
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£375 £350 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £364
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £65.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £35.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+54.92% +53.51%
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
207 268 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 23.99% 36.71% 40.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 146 143
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £65.00 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+381.48% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram 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 7 July 2015, 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 99 (98.02%) Java
2 55 (54.46%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (54.46%) SQL
3 54 (53.47%) Finance
4 48 (47.52%) Hibernate
5 47 (46.53%) Relational Database
6 46 (45.54%) Banking
7 45 (44.55%) UNIX
8 43 (42.57%) Sybase
9 39 (38.61%) OO
10 38 (37.62%) Linux
11 37 (36.63%) RDBMS
12 33 (32.67%) JMS
13 32 (31.68%) DB2
13 32 (31.68%) JUnit
14 30 (29.70%) Perl
15 29 (28.71%) SDLC
16 27 (26.73%) Investment Banking
17 26 (25.74%) J2SE
17 26 (25.74%) Front Office
18 25 (24.75%) OOD
19 24 (23.76%) Analytical Skills
20 23 (22.77%) Performance Tuning
21 22 (21.78%) Software Engineering
22 19 (18.81%) Oracle
22 19 (18.81%) Web Services
23 18 (17.82%) SOA
23 18 (17.82%) Multithreading
23 18 (17.82%) Database Tuning
24 17 (16.83%) JavaScript

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 6 (5.94%) WebLogic
1 6 (5.94%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.95%) GlassFish
2 5 (4.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (4.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (3.96%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.96%) JBoss
4 3 (2.97%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.99%) Apache
5 1 (0.99%) IIS
5 1 (0.99%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.99%) CTI
1 1 (0.99%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (46.53%) Relational Database
2 37 (36.63%) RDBMS
3 32 (31.68%) DB2
4 8 (7.92%) MySQL
5 7 (6.93%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (6.93%) Oracle Database
6 6 (5.94%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (5.94%) SQL Server
7 4 (3.96%) Big Data
8 3 (2.97%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.97%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.97%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.97%) KDB
9 1 (0.99%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 32 (31.68%) JUnit
2 6 (5.94%) Cucumber
3 5 (4.95%) CruiseControl
3 5 (4.95%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (3.96%) Selenium
4 4 (3.96%) FitNesse
4 4 (3.96%) Maven
5 3 (2.97%) Mockito
5 3 (2.97%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (1.98%) Ant
6 2 (1.98%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.99%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.99%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.99%) QUnit
7 1 (0.99%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.99%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.99%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.99%) Subversion
7 1 (0.99%) Eclipse
General
1 54 (53.47%) Finance
2 46 (45.54%) Banking
3 27 (26.73%) Investment Banking
4 26 (25.74%) Front Office
5 3 (2.97%) Legal
6 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 83 (82.18%) Developer
2 76 (75.25%) Java Developer
3 26 (25.74%) Senior Developer
4 25 (24.75%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (11.88%) Solutions Designer
5 12 (11.88%) Designer
6 4 (3.96%) Senior Designer
7 3 (2.97%) UI Programmer
7 3 (2.97%) Lead Designer
7 3 (2.97%) UI Developer
8 2 (1.98%) Technical Project Manager
8 2 (1.98%) Lead Developer
8 2 (1.98%) Web Developer
8 2 (1.98%) Architect
8 2 (1.98%) Project Manager
8 2 (1.98%) Technical Manager
8 2 (1.98%) C# Developer
8 2 (1.98%) Technical Developer
8 2 (1.98%) Technical Leader
8 2 (1.98%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (47.52%) Hibernate
2 33 (32.67%) JMS
3 26 (25.74%) J2SE
4 19 (18.81%) Web Services
5 16 (15.84%) CSS
6 14 (13.86%) REST
7 13 (12.87%) J2EE
8 10 (9.90%) JSP
8 10 (9.90%) Ajax
8 10 (9.90%) Java EE
9 9 (8.91%) jQuery
10 8 (7.92%) XML
11 7 (6.93%) SOAP
11 7 (6.93%) JDBC
11 7 (6.93%) JSON
11 7 (6.93%) Ext JS
11 7 (6.93%) RESTful
11 7 (6.93%) JAX-RS
12 6 (5.94%) Spring MVC
13 5 (4.95%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 24 (23.76%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (14.85%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (2.97%) Equities
3 3 (2.97%) Derivative
3 3 (2.97%) Fixed Income
3 3 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.98%) User Experience
4 2 (1.98%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.99%) Grid Computing
5 1 (0.99%) Clustering
5 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 45 (44.55%) UNIX
2 38 (37.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (54.46%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (38.61%) OO
3 29 (28.71%) SDLC
4 25 (24.75%) OOD
5 23 (22.77%) Performance Tuning
6 22 (21.78%) Software Engineering
7 18 (17.82%) Multithreading
7 18 (17.82%) SOA
7 18 (17.82%) Database Tuning
8 17 (16.83%) TDD
9 13 (12.87%) Scrum
10 8 (7.92%) UML
10 8 (7.92%) Unit Testing
10 8 (7.92%) Wealth Management
11 7 (6.93%) Investment Management
11 7 (6.93%) MVC
11 7 (6.93%) Waterfall
12 6 (5.94%) Mentoring
12 6 (5.94%) Use Case
13 5 (4.95%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 99 (98.02%) Java
2 55 (54.46%) SQL
3 30 (29.70%) Perl
4 17 (16.83%) JavaScript
5 15 (14.85%) PL/SQL
6 6 (5.94%) Shell Script
7 5 (4.95%) Jython
7 5 (4.95%) Groovy
8 4 (3.96%) Scala
9 3 (2.97%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (2.97%) Degree
2 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 43 (42.57%) Sybase
2 19 (18.81%) Oracle
3 2 (1.98%) Perforce
4 1 (0.99%) Microsoft
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £300 - £301 per day
Posted: 18 days ago