The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 78 62 52
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -10
Contract jobs citing Spring 28 24 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.48% 1.82% 2.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.22% 6.06% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 13 19
Average daily rate
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£389 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £303 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £470 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +18.64%
Spring
North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
450 396 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 23.72% 29.98% 30.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 259 224
Average daily rate £375 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.64 £19.50 £17.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £30.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 49 (98.00%) Java
2 29 (58.00%) Hibernate
3 21 (42.00%) J2EE
4 20 (40.00%) Web Services
5 18 (36.00%) Apache Camel
6 17 (34.00%) REST
7 16 (32.00%) MVC
7 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (30.00%) TDD
8 15 (30.00%) SOA
8 15 (30.00%) JBoss
8 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
9 13 (26.00%) SOAP
9 13 (26.00%) UML
9 13 (26.00%) Middleware
9 13 (26.00%) ActiveMQ
10 11 (22.00%) AngularJS
11 10 (20.00%) Finance
11 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 10 (20.00%) JSP
12 9 (18.00%) Oracle
12 9 (18.00%) jQuery
12 9 (18.00%) JPA
12 9 (18.00%) Liferay
13 8 (16.00%) WebSphere
13 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
13 8 (16.00%) JSF
13 8 (16.00%) Squid
13 8 (16.00%) HTML
13 8 (16.00%) CSS

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 15 (30.00%) JBoss
2 9 (18.00%) Liferay
3 8 (16.00%) WebSphere
4 7 (14.00%) Apache ServiceMix
5 4 (8.00%) Apache
5 4 (8.00%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.00%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (6.00%) Maven
1 3 (6.00%) Gradle
1 3 (6.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.00%) FitNesse
2 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.00%) Ant
2 2 (4.00%) JUnit
2 2 (4.00%) Subversion
3 1 (2.00%) Selenium
3 1 (2.00%) IntelliJ
3 1 (2.00%) Log4j
3 1 (2.00%) NetBeans
3 1 (2.00%) Hudson
3 1 (2.00%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (2.00%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.00%) TestNG
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Retail
4 2 (4.00%) Back Office
5 1 (2.00%) Electronics
5 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (62.00%) Developer
2 29 (58.00%) Java Developer
3 11 (22.00%) Java Architect
3 11 (22.00%) Architect
4 7 (14.00%) Designer
5 6 (12.00%) Technical Architect
5 6 (12.00%) Java Technical Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.00%) SOA Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.00%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.00%) Java Web Developer
8 1 (2.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (58.00%) Hibernate
2 21 (42.00%) J2EE
3 20 (40.00%) Web Services
4 18 (36.00%) Apache Camel
5 17 (34.00%) REST
6 13 (26.00%) ActiveMQ
6 13 (26.00%) Middleware
6 13 (26.00%) SOAP
7 11 (22.00%) AngularJS
8 10 (20.00%) JSP
9 9 (18.00%) jQuery
9 9 (18.00%) JPA
10 8 (16.00%) JSF
10 8 (16.00%) XML
10 8 (16.00%) HTML
10 8 (16.00%) CSS
10 8 (16.00%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (14.00%) XML Messaging
11 7 (14.00%) Java EE
12 6 (12.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (12.00%) iPhone
3 2 (4.00%) mHealth
3 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.00%) Health Informatics
4 1 (2.00%) NHS
4 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.00%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Android
2 3 (6.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) MVC
1 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.00%) TDD
2 15 (30.00%) SOA
3 13 (26.00%) UML
4 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (14.00%) Waterfall
6 6 (12.00%) BDD
6 6 (12.00%) Android Development
6 6 (12.00%) iOS Development
6 6 (12.00%) Open Source
6 6 (12.00%) Pair Programming
7 5 (10.00%) Scrum
7 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 5 (10.00%) SDLC
7 5 (10.00%) Mobile Development
8 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.00%) Kanban
8 4 (8.00%) EAI
8 4 (8.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 49 (98.00%) Java
2 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.00%) SQL
3 4 (8.00%) Python
4 3 (6.00%) C#
5 2 (4.00%) C++
5 2 (4.00%) Scala
6 1 (2.00%) Ruby
6 1 (2.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) Squid
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Oracle
2 7 (14.00%) Sybase
2 7 (14.00%) TIBCO
3 5 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.00%) Perforce
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