The first table below looks at the demand for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Guildford region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 21 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Spring 13 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 5.94% 1.46% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.81% 4.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 0
Average daily rate £450 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.06 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +4.80%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
57 61 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 26.03% 29.76% 21.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 25 15
Average daily rate £360 £320 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £43.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +24.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Spring
Surrey

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 16 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (75.00%) Hibernate
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) Maven
4 7 (43.75%) MVC
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle
5 6 (37.50%) Linux
5 6 (37.50%) Hadoop
6 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
6 5 (31.25%) jQuery
6 5 (31.25%) Struts
6 5 (31.25%) MySQL
6 5 (31.25%) Finance
6 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
7 4 (25.00%) HTTP
7 4 (25.00%) SAN
7 4 (25.00%) Scrum
7 4 (25.00%) HTML
7 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (25.00%) CSS
7 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (25.00%) Spring MVC
7 4 (25.00%) Lucene
7 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 4 (25.00%) Spring Integration
7 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (18.75%) Mockito
8 3 (18.75%) REST
8 3 (18.75%) Apache Camel
8 3 (18.75%) GWT

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 2 (12.50%) Apache ServiceMix
1 2 (12.50%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) HTTP
1 4 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Hadoop
2 5 (31.25%) MySQL
3 2 (12.50%) Big Data
3 2 (12.50%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Maven
2 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
3 3 (18.75%) Mockito
4 2 (12.50%) JIRA
4 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (12.50%) TestNG
4 2 (12.50%) DbUnit
5 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 13 (81.25%) Java Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 2 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 5 (31.25%) jQuery
2 5 (31.25%) Struts
3 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 4 (25.00%) CSS
3 4 (25.00%) Spring MVC
3 4 (25.00%) Lucene
3 4 (25.00%) Spring Integration
4 3 (18.75%) REST
4 3 (18.75%) Apache Camel
4 3 (18.75%) GWT
4 3 (18.75%) XML
4 3 (18.75%) SOAP
5 2 (12.50%) WSDL
5 2 (12.50%) J2EE
5 2 (12.50%) XSD
5 2 (12.50%) Swing
5 2 (12.50%) JDBC
5 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 2 (12.50%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) MVC
3 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 2 (12.50%) Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) Cyber Security
6 1 (6.25%) Android Development
6 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle