The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank - 31 -
Contract jobs citing Spring 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich - 1.17% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.00 £47.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+21.27% +34.28%
Spring
Suffolk

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 Ipswich region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
24 62 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 14.20% 36.26% 36.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 42 60
Average daily rate £350 £525 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £315 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Apache CXF
2 3 (75.00%) JAX-RS
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) API Development
2 3 (75.00%) JDBC
2 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) AOP
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Struts
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Linux

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) Impala
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Gradle
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Analyst Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 3 (75.00%) Developer Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Java Analyst Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Java Analyst Programmer
2 3 (75.00%) Java Programmer
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) Apache CXF
2 3 (75.00%) JAX-RS
2 3 (75.00%) JDBC
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) D3.js
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) JPA
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Struts
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) API Development
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) AOP
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle