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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 94 85 74
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Contract jobs citing Spring 483 566 541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.17% 2.50% 2.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.09% 8.11% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 417 431
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £638 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £48.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £35.50 £27.81
% change year-on-year
+54.92% +27.64%
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
6816 6980 6360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.59% 30.79% 29.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4891 5122 4591
Average daily rate £425 £413 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +2.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 17 91
Average hourly rate £22.18 £40.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.55% -3.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £30.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £175.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -16 127 £494 -1.25% 61
Croydon -4 8 £406 +35.41%
Canary Wharf -10 2 £550 -
Uxbridge 0 1 £180 -25.00%
Docklands, London -2 1 £615 +29.47%
Paddington -8 1 £500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £338 -
Ealing - 1 - -
Osterley - 1 £530 -
West Drayton - 1 £563 -
Hounslow - 1 £500 - 1
Isleworth - 1 - -
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 976 (98.09%) Java
2 560 (56.28%) Agile Software Development
3 434 (43.62%) Hibernate
4 352 (35.38%) TDD
5 345 (34.67%) J2EE
6 333 (33.47%) JavaScript
7 312 (31.36%) SQL
8 309 (31.06%) Web Services
9 282 (28.34%) Maven
10 281 (28.24%) Oracle
11 273 (27.44%) HTML
12 234 (23.52%) XML
13 217 (21.81%) MVC
14 211 (21.21%) Scrum
15 209 (21.01%) Continuous Integration
16 198 (19.90%) Linux
17 196 (19.70%) CSS
18 192 (19.30%) REST
19 184 (18.49%) JUnit
19 184 (18.49%) Finance
20 176 (17.69%) Git (software)
21 175 (17.59%) Tomcat
22 167 (16.78%) Spring MVC
23 165 (16.58%) OO
24 163 (16.38%) RESTful
25 152 (15.28%) BDD
26 143 (14.37%) Banking
27 140 (14.07%) Multithreading
28 131 (13.17%) jQuery
29 125 (12.56%) SOAP

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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
1 175 (17.59%) Tomcat
2 114 (11.46%) WebLogic
3 106 (10.65%) Apache
4 84 (8.44%) JBoss
5 52 (5.23%) Node.js
6 51 (5.13%) WebSphere
7 41 (4.12%) Elasticsearch
8 31 (3.12%) Jetty
9 29 (2.91%) Mule
10 26 (2.61%) Oracle Coherence
11 25 (2.51%) CMS
12 23 (2.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 18 (1.81%) Oracle Workflow
13 18 (1.81%) Apache Solr
13 18 (1.81%) Confluence
14 17 (1.71%) Mule ESB
15 14 (1.41%) Apache Spark
16 13 (1.31%) GlassFish
17 9 (0.90%) Alfresco
18 8 (0.80%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 9 (0.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.40%) MS Project
2 4 (0.40%) MS Office
3 3 (0.30%) HipChat
4 2 (0.20%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.20%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.40%) WebTrends
2 4 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.10%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.10%) Magento
4 1 (0.10%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 67 (6.73%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (1.11%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (0.70%) SaaS
4 6 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
4 6 (0.60%) GitHub
4 6 (0.60%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 5 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.40%) OpenShift
7 3 (0.30%) PaaS
8 2 (0.20%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.20%) IaaS
9 1 (0.10%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.10%) Yammer
9 1 (0.10%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.10%) Heroku
9 1 (0.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 49 (4.92%) HTTP
2 22 (2.21%) Internet
3 7 (0.70%) OpenLDAP
4 6 (0.60%) Intranet
4 6 (0.60%) SNMP
4 6 (0.60%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.50%) DNS
5 5 (0.50%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.40%) VPN
6 4 (0.40%) AMQP
7 3 (0.30%) Firewall
7 3 (0.30%) LDAP
8 2 (0.20%) Extranet
8 2 (0.20%) NFC
8 2 (0.20%) Network Security
9 1 (0.10%) DSL
9 1 (0.10%) X.509
9 1 (0.10%) Wireless
9 1 (0.10%) IPsec
9 1 (0.10%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (12.06%) Relational Database
2 87 (8.74%) MongoDB
3 86 (8.64%) NoSQL
4 80 (8.04%) MySQL
5 78 (7.84%) Oracle Database
6 69 (6.93%) SQL Server
7 49 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
8 45 (4.52%) Hadoop
9 44 (4.42%) Oracle Database 11g
10 43 (4.32%) RDBMS
11 38 (3.82%) Big Data
12 34 (3.42%) DB2
13 20 (2.01%) Redis
14 19 (1.91%) Apache Cassandra
15 16 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
16 12 (1.21%) Triplestore
17 11 (1.11%) Couchbase
18 9 (0.90%) OLAP
18 9 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
18 9 (0.90%) HBase
Development Applications
1 282 (28.34%) Maven
2 184 (18.49%) JUnit
3 176 (17.69%) Git (software)
4 120 (12.06%) Jenkins
5 115 (11.56%) Subversion
6 95 (9.55%) Eclipse
7 89 (8.94%) Ant
8 74 (7.44%) JIRA
9 68 (6.83%) Mockito
10 59 (5.93%) Selenium
11 54 (5.43%) Cucumber
12 32 (3.22%) Gradle
13 31 (3.12%) Hudson
14 24 (2.41%) Jasmine
15 20 (2.01%) IntelliJ
16 19 (1.91%) jMock
16 19 (1.91%) TeamCity
16 19 (1.91%) Artifactory
17 16 (1.61%) Spock
17 16 (1.61%) Toad
General
1 184 (18.49%) Finance
2 143 (14.37%) Banking
3 67 (6.73%) Investment Banking
4 43 (4.32%) Front Office
5 36 (3.62%) Retail
6 22 (2.21%) Publishing
7 16 (1.61%) Advertising
8 13 (1.31%) Games
8 13 (1.31%) Marketing
9 12 (1.21%) Financial Institution
10 9 (0.90%) Back Office
11 5 (0.50%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.40%) Legal
13 3 (0.30%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.20%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.20%) iGaming
15 1 (0.10%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.10%) French Language
15 1 (0.10%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 852 (85.63%) Developer
2 680 (68.34%) Java Developer
3 137 (13.77%) Senior Developer
4 126 (12.66%) Senior Java Developer
5 54 (5.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 51 (5.13%) Architect
7 50 (5.03%) Scala Developer
8 31 (3.12%) Hybris Developer
9 27 (2.71%) Agile Java Developer
10 25 (2.51%) J2EE Developer
11 20 (2.01%) Java Architect
12 19 (1.91%) Full Stack Developer
13 17 (1.71%) Core Java Developer
13 17 (1.71%) C# Developer
14 16 (1.61%) Software Engineer
15 14 (1.41%) AWS Developer
16 13 (1.31%) Web Developer
16 13 (1.31%) Lead Developer
16 13 (1.31%) Oracle Developer
16 13 (1.31%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 434 (43.62%) Hibernate
2 345 (34.67%) J2EE
3 309 (31.06%) Web Services
4 273 (27.44%) HTML
5 234 (23.52%) XML
6 196 (19.70%) CSS
7 192 (19.30%) REST
8 167 (16.78%) Spring MVC
9 163 (16.38%) RESTful
10 131 (13.17%) jQuery
11 125 (12.56%) SOAP
11 125 (12.56%) JMS
12 122 (12.26%) JSP
13 110 (11.06%) Struts
14 108 (10.85%) JSON
15 96 (9.65%) HTML5
16 81 (8.14%) AngularJS
16 81 (8.14%) JPA
17 77 (7.74%) Ajax
17 77 (7.74%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 56 (5.63%) Derivative
1 56 (5.63%) Computer Science
2 51 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (3.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 26 (2.61%) Equities
4 26 (2.61%) Equity Derivative
5 24 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
6 23 (2.31%) Market Risk
7 22 (2.21%) User Experience
8 16 (1.61%) Mobile App
9 15 (1.51%) Fixed Income
10 13 (1.31%) Data Structures
10 13 (1.31%) Algorithms
11 12 (1.21%) N-Tier
12 10 (1.01%) Client/Server
13 8 (0.80%) Mathematics
13 8 (0.80%) Digital Media
13 8 (0.80%) Semantic Web
14 7 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
14 7 (0.70%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 198 (19.90%) Linux
2 120 (12.06%) UNIX
3 16 (1.61%) CentOS
4 13 (1.31%) Windows
4 13 (1.31%) Ubuntu
5 10 (1.01%) Android
6 9 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (0.90%) Apple iOS
7 8 (0.80%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.20%) AIX
8 2 (0.20%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.20%) CoreOS
8 2 (0.20%) Solaris
9 1 (0.10%) HPUX
9 1 (0.10%) SUSE
9 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 560 (56.28%) Agile Software Development
2 352 (35.38%) TDD
3 217 (21.81%) MVC
4 211 (21.21%) Scrum
5 209 (21.01%) Continuous Integration
6 165 (16.58%) OO
7 152 (15.28%) BDD
8 140 (14.07%) Multithreading
9 120 (12.06%) E-Commerce
10 113 (11.36%) SOA
11 88 (8.84%) SDLC
12 79 (7.94%) Open Source
13 73 (7.34%) Unit Testing
14 66 (6.63%) Software Engineering
15 57 (5.73%) Web Development
16 56 (5.63%) Pair Programming
17 53 (5.33%) UML
17 53 (5.33%) Kanban
18 52 (5.23%) DevOps
19 44 (4.42%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 976 (98.09%) Java
2 333 (33.47%) JavaScript
3 312 (31.36%) SQL
4 121 (12.16%) Scala
5 92 (9.25%) PL/SQL
6 64 (6.43%) Groovy
7 61 (6.13%) Python
8 44 (4.42%) C#
9 42 (4.22%) Ruby
10 35 (3.52%) Bash Shell
11 28 (2.81%) PHP
12 22 (2.21%) Perl
13 20 (2.01%) Shell Script
14 11 (1.11%) C++
15 9 (0.90%) XQuery
15 9 (0.90%) Clojure
15 9 (0.90%) SPARQL
16 8 (0.80%) XPath
17 5 (0.50%) Korn
18 4 (0.40%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 87 (8.74%) Degree
2 55 (5.53%) Security Cleared
3 38 (3.82%) SC Cleared
4 20 (2.01%) Sun Certification
5 14 (1.41%) OCPJP
6 9 (0.90%) Oracle Certification
6 9 (0.90%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.10%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.10%) HND
9 1 (0.10%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.62%) QA
2 4 (0.40%) WAI
2 4 (0.40%) EMIR
3 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.10%) Basel III
4 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (2.01%) Docker
2 7 (0.70%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.50%) Firmware
3 5 (0.50%) Squid
3 5 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.50%) Varnish
3 5 (0.50%) vCloud
4 2 (0.20%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.20%) HDFS
5 1 (0.10%) GridGain
5 1 (0.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (2.21%) Puppet
2 13 (1.31%) Kibana
3 12 (1.21%) Ansible
4 11 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (0.80%) Salt
6 7 (0.70%) Rundeck
6 7 (0.70%) logstash
7 5 (0.50%) Vagrant
7 5 (0.50%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.40%) HAProxy
8 4 (0.40%) StatsD
9 3 (0.30%) yum
10 2 (0.20%) Mesos
10 2 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.20%) Control-M
11 1 (0.10%) CA Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.10%) OpenSSO
11 1 (0.10%) OpenAM
11 1 (0.10%) Graphite
Vendors
1 281 (28.24%) Oracle
2 54 (5.43%) hybris
3 51 (5.13%) Sybase
4 24 (2.41%) IBM
5 23 (2.31%) TIBCO
6 21 (2.11%) Adobe
7 20 (2.01%) Red Hat
8 14 (1.41%) Google
9 12 (1.21%) Twitter
10 11 (1.11%) ATG
11 10 (1.01%) Endeca
12 9 (0.90%) VMware
13 8 (0.80%) FatWire
13 8 (0.80%) Sun
13 8 (0.80%) Microsoft
14 7 (0.70%) SAP
14 7 (0.70%) Apple
15 6 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
15 6 (0.60%) Axway
15 6 (0.60%) Atlassian
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