The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 44 44 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Contract jobs citing Spring 4 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.91% 1.03% 2.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.17% 4.35% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 6
Average daily rate
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£378 £425 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.17% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £400 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £450 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+52.77% +55.67%
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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 Gloucestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
126 92 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 28.77% 23.65% 24.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 54 38
Average daily rate £350 £313 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -14.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £400 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.75 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.97% +3.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £34.50 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £86.75 £54.50
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 Gloucestershire

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

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

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 31 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (96.77%) Hibernate
3 23 (74.19%) Web Services
3 23 (74.19%) JPA
4 22 (70.97%) Spring MVC
4 22 (70.97%) MVC
5 21 (67.74%) TDD
6 19 (61.29%) BDD
7 16 (51.61%) Mule
7 16 (51.61%) REST
7 16 (51.61%) Finance
7 16 (51.61%) JUnit
8 15 (48.39%) SOAP
9 12 (38.71%) E-Commerce
9 12 (38.71%) XML
9 12 (38.71%) Maven
10 11 (35.48%) HTML
11 10 (32.26%) SQL
12 9 (29.03%) J2EE
12 9 (29.03%) CSS
12 9 (29.03%) Apache Camel
13 8 (25.81%) Mule ESB
13 8 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
13 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
14 7 (22.58%) SAP
14 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (22.58%) DTV
14 7 (22.58%) Manufacturing
14 7 (22.58%) Electronics
14 7 (22.58%) Telecoms

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 16 (51.61%) Mule
2 8 (25.81%) Mule ESB
3 1 (3.23%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 7 (22.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (9.68%) MySQL
3 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (51.61%) JUnit
2 12 (38.71%) Maven
3 5 (16.13%) TestNG
3 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (51.61%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Manufacturing
2 7 (22.58%) Electronics
2 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
2 7 (22.58%) Marketing
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (87.10%) Developer
2 25 (80.65%) Java Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Senior Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Integration Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) Java Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Java Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (96.77%) Hibernate
2 23 (74.19%) Web Services
2 23 (74.19%) JPA
3 22 (70.97%) Spring MVC
4 16 (51.61%) REST
5 15 (48.39%) SOAP
6 12 (38.71%) XML
7 11 (35.48%) HTML
8 9 (29.03%) J2EE
8 9 (29.03%) CSS
8 9 (29.03%) Apache Camel
9 5 (16.13%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (16.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (16.13%) CSS3
9 5 (16.13%) jQuery
10 3 (9.68%) Apache Flex
10 3 (9.68%) JSON
11 2 (6.45%) JBoss Seam
11 2 (6.45%) Spring Integration
11 2 (6.45%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) MVC
2 21 (67.74%) TDD
3 19 (61.29%) BDD
4 12 (38.71%) E-Commerce
5 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (22.58%) Programme Management
5 7 (22.58%) Integration Testing
5 7 (22.58%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (16.13%) Web Application Development
8 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
8 3 (9.68%) UML
8 3 (9.68%) OO
9 1 (3.23%) Scrum
9 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (3.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (32.26%) SQL
3 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) DV Cleared
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) SAP