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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 27 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Spring 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.24% 0.55% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.39% 1.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 - £34.06
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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 Ipswich region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
59 70 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 36.65% 38.46% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 63 14
Average daily rate £525 £413 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £460 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

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 24 April 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) REST
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
4 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
4 5 (55.56%) jQuery
4 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (33.33%) Scrum
6 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (33.33%) MVC
6 3 (33.33%) Subversion
6 3 (33.33%) Ajax
6 3 (33.33%) Spring MVC
6 3 (33.33%) MySQL
6 3 (33.33%) HTML
6 3 (33.33%) SOAP
7 2 (22.22%) CSS
7 2 (22.22%) SQL
7 2 (22.22%) Linux
7 2 (22.22%) WSDL
7 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
7 2 (22.22%) JSON
7 2 (22.22%) JIRA
7 2 (22.22%) TDD
7 2 (22.22%) Clustering
7 2 (22.22%) Apache Camel
7 2 (22.22%) ForgeRock
7 2 (22.22%) OpenAM
7 2 (22.22%) IaaS

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 1 (11.11%) Jetty
1 1 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) IaaS
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon S3
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) PaaS
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 3 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (22.22%) JIRA
4 1 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Lead Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) REST
2 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
2 5 (55.56%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) Ajax
3 3 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) SOAP
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) WSDL
4 2 (22.22%) JSON
4 2 (22.22%) Apache Camel
4 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (22.22%) JPA
4 2 (22.22%) Apache CXF
4 2 (22.22%) OSGi
5 1 (11.11%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (11.11%) RESTful
5 1 (11.11%) Java EE
5 1 (11.11%) EJB
5 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Web Testing
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (22.22%) OpenAM
2 2 (22.22%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
1 2 (22.22%) ForgeRock