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 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 90 80 83
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs citing Spring 515 593 508
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.31% 2.51% 2.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.64% 8.39% 7.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 417 406
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £340 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £48.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 - £34.06
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
6741 7064 6406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.27% 29.88% 29.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4792 5094 4662
Average daily rate £425 £400 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 32 66
Average hourly rate £22.18 £43.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.41% +7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £30.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £175.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

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 24 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Spring Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 April 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 -11 132 £500 - 59
Canary Wharf -1 5 £550 -
Docklands, London -4 4 £615 +36.66% 1
Hammersmith -6 2 £325 -13.33% 1
Wimbledon - 2 £338 -
Uxbridge +1 1 £180 -25.00%
Hounslow -3 1 £500 -1.96%
Isleworth - 1 - - 1
Osterley - 1 £530 -
Paddington - 1 £500 -
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 988 (98.41%) Java
2 555 (55.28%) Agile Software Development
3 426 (42.43%) Hibernate
4 351 (34.96%) JavaScript
5 346 (34.46%) TDD
6 337 (33.57%) J2EE
7 317 (31.57%) Web Services
8 307 (30.58%) SQL
9 299 (29.78%) HTML
10 277 (27.59%) Maven
11 275 (27.39%) Oracle
12 252 (25.10%) XML
13 231 (23.01%) MVC
14 221 (22.01%) CSS
15 218 (21.71%) Scrum
16 208 (20.72%) Continuous Integration
17 200 (19.92%) REST
18 188 (18.73%) JUnit
19 187 (18.63%) Linux
20 181 (18.03%) Tomcat
21 179 (17.83%) Finance
21 179 (17.83%) Spring MVC
22 174 (17.33%) Git (software)
23 160 (15.94%) OO
24 152 (15.14%) BDD
25 148 (14.74%) RESTful
26 146 (14.54%) jQuery
26 146 (14.54%) Banking
27 134 (13.35%) Multithreading
28 132 (13.15%) JSP

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 181 (18.03%) Tomcat
2 113 (11.25%) WebLogic
3 111 (11.06%) Apache
4 71 (7.07%) JBoss
5 47 (4.68%) Node.js
5 47 (4.68%) WebSphere
6 35 (3.49%) Elasticsearch
7 29 (2.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 27 (2.69%) Mule
9 25 (2.49%) Jetty
9 25 (2.49%) CMS
10 20 (1.99%) Oracle Coherence
10 20 (1.99%) Oracle Workflow
11 19 (1.89%) Apache Solr
12 13 (1.29%) Apache Spark
13 11 (1.10%) Oracle Application Server
13 11 (1.10%) Mule ESB
14 10 (1.00%) Confluence
15 8 (0.80%) GlassFish
16 7 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (0.70%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.40%) MS Project
2 4 (0.40%) MS Office
3 2 (0.20%) HipChat
3 2 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.20%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.100%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.100%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.40%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.100%) Murex MxG2000
4 1 (0.100%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.100%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.100%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.100%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.100%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 60 (5.98%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (0.70%) GitHub
4 7 (0.70%) SaaS
5 6 (0.60%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 6 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.30%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.30%) PaaS
8 1 (0.100%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.100%) Yammer
8 1 (0.100%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 43 (4.28%) HTTP
2 22 (2.19%) Internet
3 6 (0.60%) SNMP
3 6 (0.60%) TCP/IP
3 6 (0.60%) HTTPS
3 6 (0.60%) Intranet
4 4 (0.40%) AMQP
4 4 (0.40%) DNS
4 4 (0.40%) VPN
4 4 (0.40%) LDAP
5 3 (0.30%) Firewall
5 3 (0.30%) DVB
5 3 (0.30%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (0.20%) Network Security
6 2 (0.20%) NFC
6 2 (0.20%) Extranet
7 1 (0.100%) Wireless
7 1 (0.100%) IPsec
7 1 (0.100%) DSL
7 1 (0.100%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (11.06%) Relational Database
2 78 (7.77%) Oracle Database
2 78 (7.77%) NoSQL
3 73 (7.27%) SQL Server
4 71 (7.07%) MongoDB
5 67 (6.67%) MySQL
6 49 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
7 45 (4.48%) Oracle Database 11g
8 40 (3.98%) RDBMS
9 39 (3.88%) Big Data
9 39 (3.88%) Hadoop
10 32 (3.19%) DB2
11 17 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (1.49%) Redis
13 14 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
14 13 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
15 12 (1.20%) Jackrabbit
16 11 (1.10%) Triplestore
17 10 (1.00%) Couchbase
18 9 (0.90%) KDB
Development Applications
1 277 (27.59%) Maven
2 188 (18.73%) JUnit
3 174 (17.33%) Git (software)
4 121 (12.05%) Subversion
5 114 (11.35%) Jenkins
6 95 (9.46%) Eclipse
7 88 (8.76%) Ant
8 74 (7.37%) Mockito
9 72 (7.17%) JIRA
10 61 (6.08%) Selenium
11 48 (4.78%) Cucumber
12 29 (2.89%) Hudson
13 26 (2.59%) Jasmine
14 25 (2.49%) TeamCity
15 23 (2.29%) Gradle
16 20 (1.99%) jMock
17 16 (1.59%) ClearCase
17 16 (1.59%) Toad
18 15 (1.49%) ClearQuest
18 15 (1.49%) Artifactory
General
1 179 (17.83%) Finance
2 146 (14.54%) Banking
3 71 (7.07%) Investment Banking
4 60 (5.98%) Front Office
5 31 (3.09%) Retail
6 23 (2.29%) Games
7 21 (2.09%) Publishing
8 18 (1.79%) Marketing
8 18 (1.79%) Advertising
9 10 (1.00%) Back Office
10 6 (0.60%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.50%) Legal
12 4 (0.40%) Telecoms
13 3 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.30%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.20%) iGaming
14 2 (0.20%) Greek Language
14 2 (0.20%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.100%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.100%) French Language
Job Titles
1 853 (84.96%) Developer
2 682 (67.93%) Java Developer
3 139 (13.84%) Senior Developer
4 126 (12.55%) Senior Java Developer
5 50 (4.98%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 50 (4.98%) Architect
6 49 (4.88%) Scala Developer
7 34 (3.39%) Hybris Developer
8 22 (2.19%) Agile Java Developer
9 21 (2.09%) C# Developer
9 21 (2.09%) J2EE Developer
10 18 (1.79%) Software Engineer
11 17 (1.69%) Web Developer
12 16 (1.59%) Full Stack Developer
12 16 (1.59%) Oracle Developer
12 16 (1.59%) Java Architect
13 15 (1.49%) Front-End Developer
14 13 (1.29%) Technical Architect
15 12 (1.20%) AWS Developer
15 12 (1.20%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 426 (42.43%) Hibernate
2 337 (33.57%) J2EE
3 317 (31.57%) Web Services
4 299 (29.78%) HTML
5 252 (25.10%) XML
6 221 (22.01%) CSS
7 200 (19.92%) REST
8 179 (17.83%) Spring MVC
9 148 (14.74%) RESTful
10 146 (14.54%) jQuery
11 132 (13.15%) JSP
12 130 (12.95%) SOAP
12 130 (12.95%) JMS
13 108 (10.76%) Struts
14 107 (10.66%) HTML5
15 106 (10.56%) JSON
16 86 (8.57%) JPA
17 85 (8.47%) AngularJS
18 79 (7.87%) Servlets
19 76 (7.57%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 72 (7.17%) Open Source
2 64 (6.37%) Computer Science
3 55 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (5.28%) Derivative
5 36 (3.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 29 (2.89%) Equities
7 23 (2.29%) User Experience
8 22 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
8 22 (2.19%) Fixed Income
9 20 (1.99%) Equity Derivative
10 18 (1.79%) Algorithms
11 15 (1.49%) Data Structures
11 15 (1.49%) Mobile App
12 11 (1.10%) N-Tier
12 11 (1.10%) Mathematics
12 11 (1.10%) Market Risk
13 10 (1.00%) Digital Media
14 9 (0.90%) Client/Server
14 9 (0.90%) Inversion of Control
15 8 (0.80%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 187 (18.63%) Linux
2 124 (12.35%) UNIX
3 11 (1.10%) Windows
4 10 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (0.90%) Mac OS X
5 9 (0.90%) CentOS
6 6 (0.60%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.40%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.40%) Android
7 4 (0.40%) VMS
8 2 (0.20%) CoreOS
8 2 (0.20%) AIX
9 1 (0.100%) SUSE
9 1 (0.100%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.100%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.100%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 555 (55.28%) Agile Software Development
2 346 (34.46%) TDD
3 231 (23.01%) MVC
4 218 (21.71%) Scrum
5 208 (20.72%) Continuous Integration
6 160 (15.94%) OO
7 152 (15.14%) BDD
8 134 (13.35%) Multithreading
9 121 (12.05%) E-Commerce
10 109 (10.86%) SOA
11 68 (6.77%) Unit Testing
12 65 (6.47%) Software Engineering
13 63 (6.27%) Web Development
14 58 (5.78%) Pair Programming
14 58 (5.78%) DevOps
15 57 (5.68%) Kanban
16 50 (4.98%) Low Latency
17 45 (4.48%) UML
18 36 (3.59%) Continuous Delivery
19 31 (3.09%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 988 (98.41%) Java
2 351 (34.96%) JavaScript
3 307 (30.58%) SQL
4 109 (10.86%) Scala
5 92 (9.16%) PL/SQL
6 62 (6.18%) Python
7 56 (5.58%) C#
8 52 (5.18%) Groovy
9 43 (4.28%) Ruby
10 31 (3.09%) Bash Shell
11 27 (2.69%) PHP
12 23 (2.29%) Perl
13 20 (1.99%) C++
14 14 (1.39%) Shell Script
15 9 (0.90%) XQuery
15 9 (0.90%) SPARQL
16 7 (0.70%) Clojure
17 6 (0.60%) VB
18 5 (0.50%) TypeScript
19 4 (0.40%) C
Qualifications
1 98 (9.76%) Degree
2 46 (4.58%) Security Cleared
3 29 (2.89%) SC Cleared
4 19 (1.89%) Sun Certification
5 13 (1.29%) OCPJP
6 10 (1.00%) DV Cleared
7 9 (0.90%) Oracle Certification
8 6 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.20%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.20%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.20%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.100%) CISSP
10 1 (0.100%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.59%) QA
2 4 (0.40%) EMIR
2 4 (0.40%) WAI
3 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.100%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.100%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.100%) Basel III
System Software
1 13 (1.29%) Docker
2 5 (0.50%) Firmware
3 2 (0.20%) HDFS
3 2 (0.20%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.100%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 19 (1.89%) Puppet
2 12 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (0.90%) Ansible
4 8 (0.80%) Kibana
5 5 (0.50%) Vagrant
5 5 (0.50%) StatsD
6 4 (0.40%) Salt
7 3 (0.30%) logstash
7 3 (0.30%) Oozie
7 3 (0.30%) yum
8 2 (0.20%) Mesos
8 2 (0.20%) Control-M
9 1 (0.100%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.100%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.100%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.100%) OpenSSO
9 1 (0.100%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 275 (27.39%) Oracle
2 59 (5.88%) hybris
2 59 (5.88%) Sybase
3 34 (3.39%) TIBCO
4 30 (2.99%) Adobe
5 20 (1.99%) IBM
5 20 (1.99%) Red Hat
6 16 (1.59%) Microsoft
7 15 (1.49%) Google
8 11 (1.10%) Endeca
9 10 (1.00%) Twitter
9 10 (1.00%) SAP
9 10 (1.00%) ATG
10 8 (0.80%) Atomikos
10 8 (0.80%) Axway
10 8 (0.80%) JD Edwards
10 8 (0.80%) FatWire
11 7 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (0.70%) Informatica
12 6 (0.60%) Solace
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McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £600 per day + depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Docklands
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Rate: £600 - £630 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Explore Group
Rate: £400 - £575 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: Up to £450 per day
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City of London
Explore Group
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
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London
Explore Group
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Explore Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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City of London
Explore Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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West London
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London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
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City, London
Quant Capital
Rate: Up to £600 per day
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City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per annum
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City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum + competitive
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
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Verticality Ltd
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TEKsystems
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