The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 83 75 64
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Contract jobs citing Spring 578 642 753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.46% 2.73% 3.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.87% 8.80% 9.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 488 556
Average daily rate
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£463 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £187.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+52.77% +55.67%
Spring
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7342 7294 7721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.28% 31.02% 31.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5324 5187 5545
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 46 73
Average hourly rate £36.50 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.41 £17.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £53.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in London

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in London

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in London

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Spring across the London region.

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in London

Spring
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -36 128 £500 - 61
Croydon -11 11 £388 +29.16%
Paddington -4 10 £450 -
Docklands, London -1 5 £420 -30.00%
Canary Wharf -7 4 £461 -16.14%
Bromley -7 2 £400 +14.28% 1
Uxbridge - 2 £391 -
Ealing - 2 £310 -
Hammersmith - 2 £356 -
Hounslow -2 1 £365 -27.00%
West Drayton - 1 £563 -
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 1075 (97.99%) Java
2 677 (61.71%) Agile Software Development
3 468 (42.66%) TDD
4 443 (40.38%) Hibernate
5 347 (31.63%) JavaScript
5 347 (31.63%) J2EE
6 322 (29.35%) Web Services
7 313 (28.53%) Maven
8 292 (26.62%) SQL
9 288 (26.25%) Scrum
10 257 (23.43%) Oracle
11 254 (23.15%) HTML
12 248 (22.61%) Continuous Integration
12 248 (22.61%) REST
13 242 (22.06%) MVC
14 237 (21.60%) Linux
15 230 (20.97%) Tomcat
16 228 (20.78%) BDD
17 226 (20.60%) Git (software)
18 214 (19.51%) Finance
19 200 (18.23%) Spring MVC
20 197 (17.96%) CSS
21 192 (17.50%) RESTful
22 187 (17.05%) JUnit
23 184 (16.77%) XML
24 183 (16.68%) OO
25 182 (16.59%) Jenkins
26 180 (16.41%) Multithreading
27 163 (14.86%) Banking
28 148 (13.49%) Scala

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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
1 230 (20.97%) Tomcat
2 145 (13.22%) Apache
3 109 (9.94%) JBoss
4 93 (8.48%) WebLogic
5 66 (6.02%) Node.js
6 57 (5.20%) Jetty
7 55 (5.01%) WebSphere
8 49 (4.47%) Confluence
9 47 (4.28%) Elasticsearch
10 39 (3.56%) Mule
11 36 (3.28%) Apache Solr
12 35 (3.19%) Oracle Coherence
13 25 (2.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 22 (2.01%) CMS
15 21 (1.91%) Mule ESB
16 20 (1.82%) Apache Spark
17 18 (1.64%) GlassFish
18 17 (1.55%) MQSeries
19 16 (1.46%) Oracle Workflow
19 16 (1.46%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 13 (1.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.27%) HipChat
3 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.18%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.36%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.18%) Summit
5 1 (0.091%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.091%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.091%) Magento
5 1 (0.091%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.091%) Tridion
5 1 (0.091%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.091%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.091%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 107 (9.75%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (1.73%) GitHub
3 13 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (0.64%) SaaS
4 7 (0.64%) PaaS
4 7 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.64%) OpenShift
4 7 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
5 6 (0.55%) Amazon S3
6 5 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (0.36%) IaaS
7 4 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.27%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.18%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.18%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.091%) Yammer
10 1 (0.091%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 61 (5.56%) HTTP
2 33 (3.01%) Internet
3 16 (1.46%) TCP/IP
4 10 (0.91%) OpenLDAP
4 10 (0.91%) DNS
5 8 (0.73%) HTTPS
5 8 (0.73%) LDAP
6 6 (0.55%) Kerberos
6 6 (0.55%) SSL
7 4 (0.36%) SNMP
7 4 (0.36%) AMQP
7 4 (0.36%) Intranet
8 3 (0.27%) VPN
8 3 (0.27%) Firewall
9 2 (0.18%) Extranet
9 2 (0.18%) Network Security
10 1 (0.091%) DSL
10 1 (0.091%) X.509
10 1 (0.091%) Wireless
10 1 (0.091%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (13.04%) MongoDB
2 129 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 115 (10.48%) MySQL
4 111 (10.12%) Relational Database
5 79 (7.20%) SQL Server
6 76 (6.93%) Hadoop
7 72 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
8 68 (6.20%) Apache Cassandra
9 62 (5.65%) Oracle Database
10 43 (3.92%) Big Data
11 39 (3.56%) DB2
12 36 (3.28%) Oracle Database 11g
13 34 (3.10%) Redis
14 33 (3.01%) HBase
15 28 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
16 22 (2.01%) RDBMS
17 11 (1.00%) OLAP
18 10 (0.91%) Riak
18 10 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 10 (0.91%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 313 (28.53%) Maven
2 226 (20.60%) Git (software)
3 187 (17.05%) JUnit
4 182 (16.59%) Jenkins
5 128 (11.67%) Subversion
6 106 (9.66%) JIRA
7 101 (9.21%) Cucumber
8 96 (8.75%) Mockito
9 64 (5.83%) Eclipse
10 63 (5.74%) Ant
11 52 (4.74%) Selenium
12 50 (4.56%) Gradle
13 49 (4.47%) Hudson
14 43 (3.92%) IntelliJ
15 30 (2.73%) Spock
16 25 (2.28%) Jasmine
16 25 (2.28%) JMeter
16 25 (2.28%) TeamCity
17 24 (2.19%) Geb
18 22 (2.01%) CruiseControl
General
1 214 (19.51%) Finance
2 163 (14.86%) Banking
3 63 (5.74%) Investment Banking
4 54 (4.92%) Retail
5 34 (3.10%) Front Office
6 24 (2.19%) Publishing
7 20 (1.82%) Back Office
8 18 (1.64%) Financial Institution
9 15 (1.37%) Games
10 12 (1.09%) Marketing
11 11 (1.00%) Advertising
12 9 (0.82%) Retail Banking
13 7 (0.64%) Telecoms
14 6 (0.55%) Legal
15 2 (0.18%) Dutch Language
16 1 (0.091%) French Language
16 1 (0.091%) Online Betting
16 1 (0.091%) Billing
16 1 (0.091%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 926 (84.41%) Developer
2 740 (67.46%) Java Developer
3 138 (12.58%) Senior Developer
4 124 (11.30%) Senior Java Developer
5 62 (5.65%) Architect
6 50 (4.56%) Agile Java Developer
7 49 (4.47%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 44 (4.01%) Scala Developer
9 34 (3.10%) Hybris Developer
10 30 (2.73%) Core Java Developer
10 30 (2.73%) Software Engineer
11 26 (2.37%) Java Architect
12 24 (2.19%) J2EE Developer
13 22 (2.01%) Technical Architect
14 21 (1.91%) Full Stack Developer
15 17 (1.55%) Web Developer
15 17 (1.55%) Java Software Engineer
16 16 (1.46%) Lead Developer
16 16 (1.46%) UI Developer
17 15 (1.37%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 443 (40.38%) Hibernate
2 347 (31.63%) J2EE
3 322 (29.35%) Web Services
4 254 (23.15%) HTML
5 248 (22.61%) REST
6 200 (18.23%) Spring MVC
7 197 (17.96%) CSS
8 192 (17.50%) RESTful
9 184 (16.77%) XML
10 136 (12.40%) jQuery
11 133 (12.12%) AngularJS
12 132 (12.03%) SOAP
12 132 (12.03%) JSON
13 131 (11.94%) JMS
14 112 (10.21%) HTML5
15 102 (9.30%) JSP
16 94 (8.57%) JPA
17 90 (8.20%) Ajax
18 84 (7.66%) Java EE
18 84 (7.66%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 45 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (3.65%) Market Risk
3 39 (3.56%) Derivative
4 36 (3.28%) Computer Science
5 30 (2.73%) User Experience
6 29 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
7 28 (2.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 27 (2.46%) Mobile App
9 25 (2.28%) Equities
10 24 (2.19%) Equity Derivative
11 15 (1.37%) Fixed Income
12 13 (1.19%) Client/Server
12 13 (1.19%) Data Structures
12 13 (1.19%) Algorithms
13 12 (1.09%) Inversion of Control
13 12 (1.09%) Credit Risk
14 11 (1.00%) W3C
14 11 (1.00%) Replication
15 10 (0.91%) Clustering
15 10 (0.91%) STB
Operating Systems
1 237 (21.60%) Linux
2 142 (12.94%) UNIX
3 37 (3.37%) CentOS
4 31 (2.83%) Ubuntu
5 17 (1.55%) Android
6 15 (1.37%) Apple iOS
7 13 (1.19%) Windows
8 8 (0.73%) AIX
9 6 (0.55%) Mac OS X
9 6 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.18%) Solaris
10 2 (0.18%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.091%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.091%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.091%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 677 (61.71%) Agile Software Development
2 468 (42.66%) TDD
3 288 (26.25%) Scrum
4 248 (22.61%) Continuous Integration
5 242 (22.06%) MVC
6 228 (20.78%) BDD
7 183 (16.68%) OO
8 180 (16.41%) Multithreading
9 146 (13.31%) E-Commerce
10 135 (12.31%) Pair Programming
11 127 (11.58%) Open Source
12 123 (11.21%) SOA
13 108 (9.85%) SDLC
14 100 (9.12%) Software Engineering
15 97 (8.84%) Unit Testing
16 80 (7.29%) Kanban
17 64 (5.83%) DevOps
18 62 (5.65%) Continuous Delivery
19 56 (5.10%) Concurrent Programming
19 56 (5.10%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1075 (97.99%) Java
2 347 (31.63%) JavaScript
3 292 (26.62%) SQL
4 148 (13.49%) Scala
5 100 (9.12%) Groovy
6 68 (6.20%) Python
7 67 (6.11%) PL/SQL
8 61 (5.56%) Ruby
9 56 (5.10%) C#
10 38 (3.46%) Shell Script
11 31 (2.83%) Bash Shell
12 29 (2.64%) PHP
13 25 (2.28%) C++
14 17 (1.55%) Perl
15 11 (1.00%) Clojure
16 9 (0.82%) XPath
17 8 (0.73%) ANSI SQL
18 5 (0.46%) Korn
18 5 (0.46%) SPARQL
19 4 (0.36%) Go
Qualifications
1 77 (7.02%) Security Cleared
2 75 (6.84%) Degree
3 53 (4.83%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.00%) Sun Certification
5 8 (0.73%) CTC Cleared
6 7 (0.64%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.46%) OCPJP
8 1 (0.091%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (5.20%) QA
2 5 (0.46%) SLA
3 4 (0.36%) WAI
3 4 (0.36%) EMIR
4 3 (0.27%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.18%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.091%) Basel III
6 1 (0.091%) Data Quality
System Software
1 43 (3.92%) Docker
2 16 (1.46%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.00%) GridGain
5 8 (0.73%) Squid
5 8 (0.73%) Varnish
5 8 (0.73%) vCloud
6 7 (0.64%) HDFS
7 6 (0.55%) Apache Flume
8 3 (0.27%) Firmware
9 1 (0.091%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 31 (2.83%) Puppet
2 12 (1.09%) Ansible
2 12 (1.09%) Kibana
3 11 (1.00%) Salt
4 10 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (0.91%) Apache Shiro
5 9 (0.82%) Rundeck
5 9 (0.82%) logstash
6 8 (0.73%) ZABBIX
6 8 (0.73%) Graphite
7 7 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 7 (0.64%) HAProxy
8 5 (0.46%) Vagrant
9 4 (0.36%) yum
10 3 (0.27%) Control-M
10 3 (0.27%) Mesos
11 1 (0.091%) Nagios
11 1 (0.091%) CA Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.091%) BladeLogic
11 1 (0.091%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 257 (23.43%) Oracle
2 59 (5.38%) hybris
3 37 (3.37%) Sybase
4 28 (2.55%) TIBCO
5 26 (2.37%) IBM
6 23 (2.10%) Adobe
7 22 (2.01%) Google
8 21 (1.91%) Atlassian
9 18 (1.64%) Red Hat
10 16 (1.46%) VMware
11 13 (1.19%) Twitter
12 12 (1.09%) Splunk
12 12 (1.09%) SOASTA, Inc
13 11 (1.00%) Microsoft
14 10 (0.91%) ATG
15 9 (0.82%) SaltStack
16 8 (0.73%) FatWire
16 8 (0.73%) Endeca
16 8 (0.73%) Sun
17 7 (0.64%) HP
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Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
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City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £575 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Tiro Partners
Rate: From £375 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per annum
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