The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool 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 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Spring 4 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.69% - 4.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.25% - 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate £463 - £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.80 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.00 £47.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+21.27% +34.28%
Spring
Merseyside

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 Liverpool region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
64 42 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 27.00% 16.60% 31.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 24 20
Average daily rate £325 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.80 - -
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 Liverpool

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 10 (90.91%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) Subversion
4 4 (36.36%) Bugzilla
4 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) Struts
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) RAD
4 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
4 4 (36.36%) JIRA
4 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) Time Management
4 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
4 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
4 4 (36.36%) HTML5
4 4 (36.36%) Apache Hive
4 4 (36.36%) Hudson
4 4 (36.36%) MapReduce
4 4 (36.36%) Big Data
4 4 (36.36%) Apache Pig
4 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
4 4 (36.36%) HDFS
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
5 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 (36.36%) Apache Pig
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Apache Hive
1 4 (36.36%) Big Data
1 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Bugzilla
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 4 (36.36%) Hudson
1 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
1 4 (36.36%) Subversion
General
1 3 (27.27%) Banking
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Big Data Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Angular Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Software Architect
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Scala Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Web Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
2 4 (36.36%) HTML5
2 4 (36.36%) Struts
2 4 (36.36%) Web Services
3 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
4 2 (18.18%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) Java EE
5 1 (9.09%) EJB
5 1 (9.09%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) JSON
5 1 (9.09%) Laravel
5 1 (9.09%) REST
5 1 (9.09%) RESTful
5 1 (9.09%) SOAP
5 1 (9.09%) Symfony
5 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) MapReduce
2 4 (36.36%) RAD
2 4 (36.36%) Time Management
3 3 (27.27%) Multithreading
4 1 (9.09%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) Kanban
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) HDFS
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle