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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 60 61 37
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -24
Contract jobs citing Spring 46 29 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.50% 2.07% 4.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.52% 7.42% 13.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 32
Average daily rate £395 £384 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.93% +2.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.00 £40.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+39.87% +16.42%
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
540 391 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.40% 27.97% 31.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 270 221
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 2 5
Average hourly rate £29.00 £37.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% +17.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £32.50 £31.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 5 February 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Salford -3 3 £325 -5.79%
Altrincham 0 1 £370 -2.63% 1
Bolton - 1 £550 -
Cheadle - 1 £400 -
Wigan - 1 - -
Spring
North West

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 73 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (52.05%) JavaScript
4 30 (41.10%) TDD
5 28 (38.36%) Hibernate
6 27 (36.99%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (31.51%) Scrum
8 18 (24.66%) HTML
8 18 (24.66%) CSS
9 17 (23.29%) MySQL
9 17 (23.29%) Oracle
9 17 (23.29%) XML
9 17 (23.29%) MVC
9 17 (23.29%) Subversion
9 17 (23.29%) Spring MVC
9 17 (23.29%) jQuery
10 16 (21.92%) Gradle
10 16 (21.92%) Jenkins
10 16 (21.92%) Web Services
10 16 (21.92%) Linux
11 15 (20.55%) Maven
11 15 (20.55%) Software Engineering
11 15 (20.55%) AngularJS
12 14 (19.18%) BDD
12 14 (19.18%) REST
12 14 (19.18%) Git (software)
12 14 (19.18%) J2EE
13 13 (17.81%) Kanban
14 12 (16.44%) SQL
15 11 (15.07%) JBoss

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (15.07%) JBoss
2 8 (10.96%) Tomcat
3 7 (9.59%) WebLogic
4 5 (6.85%) Apache
4 5 (6.85%) WebSphere
5 4 (5.48%) Confluence
6 2 (2.74%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) PaaS
1 2 (2.74%) SaaS
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.37%) GitHub
2 1 (1.37%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.37%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) HTTP
1 1 (1.37%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.37%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.29%) MySQL
2 8 (10.96%) NoSQL
3 6 (8.22%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (5.48%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (5.48%) Hazelcast
4 4 (5.48%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.74%) GIS
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.74%) QGIS
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (23.29%) Subversion
2 16 (21.92%) Gradle
2 16 (21.92%) Jenkins
3 15 (20.55%) Maven
4 14 (19.18%) Git (software)
5 9 (12.33%) Ant
6 7 (9.59%) Eclipse
6 7 (9.59%) JIRA
7 6 (8.22%) JUnit
7 6 (8.22%) Selenium
8 2 (2.74%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.74%) GitLab
8 2 (2.74%) JBehave
9 1 (1.37%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.37%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.37%) NetBeans
General
1 9 (12.33%) Electronics
1 9 (12.33%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Banking
3 2 (2.74%) Retail
3 2 (2.74%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.37%) Games
4 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.37%) Marketing
4 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (84.93%) Developer
2 53 (72.60%) Java Developer
3 16 (21.92%) Senior Developer
4 12 (16.44%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (13.70%) Software Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) Agile Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Agile Java Developer
7 6 (8.22%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) Lead Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Hybris Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 3 (4.11%) Java Scala Developer
10 3 (4.11%) SC Cleared Java Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Scala Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Senior Agile Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Senior Agile Java Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Senior Java Scala Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Senior Scala Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (38.36%) Hibernate
2 18 (24.66%) CSS
2 18 (24.66%) HTML
3 17 (23.29%) jQuery
3 17 (23.29%) Spring MVC
3 17 (23.29%) XML
4 16 (21.92%) Web Services
5 15 (20.55%) AngularJS
6 14 (19.18%) J2EE
6 14 (19.18%) REST
7 11 (15.07%) SOAP
8 9 (12.33%) Grails
9 8 (10.96%) JSP
10 7 (9.59%) Ajax
11 6 (8.22%) CSS3
11 6 (8.22%) Java EE
12 5 (6.85%) J2SE
12 5 (6.85%) RESTful
12 5 (6.85%) Spring Integration
13 4 (5.48%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (6.85%) iPad
3 4 (5.48%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.74%) Online Banking
4 2 (2.74%) User Experience
5 1 (1.37%) iPhone
5 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.37%) mHealth
5 1 (1.37%) MHEG
5 1 (1.37%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.92%) Linux
2 4 (5.48%) Unix
3 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.74%) Windows
4 1 (1.37%) AIX
4 1 (1.37%) Android
4 1 (1.37%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.37%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (41.10%) TDD
3 27 (36.99%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (31.51%) Scrum
5 17 (23.29%) MVC
6 15 (20.55%) Software Engineering
7 14 (19.18%) BDD
8 13 (17.81%) Kanban
9 9 (12.33%) SOLID
10 8 (10.96%) E-Commerce
11 7 (9.59%) OO
11 7 (9.59%) SOA
12 6 (8.22%) DevOps
13 5 (6.85%) Pair Programming
13 5 (6.85%) Unit Testing
14 4 (5.48%) B2C
14 4 (5.48%) Data Modelling
14 4 (5.48%) Integration Testing
14 4 (5.48%) Open Source
14 4 (5.48%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (52.05%) JavaScript
3 12 (16.44%) SQL
4 4 (5.48%) Scala
5 3 (4.11%) XPath
6 2 (2.74%) Groovy
6 2 (2.74%) Python
7 1 (1.37%) C
7 1 (1.37%) C++
7 1 (1.37%) Clojure
7 1 (1.37%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (10.96%) BPSS Clearance
2 7 (9.59%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.85%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.11%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) Docker
Vendors
1 17 (23.29%) Oracle
2 9 (12.33%) IBM
2 9 (12.33%) Perforce
3 4 (5.48%) hybris
4 2 (2.74%) Google
4 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.74%) Twitter
5 1 (1.37%) Assembla
5 1 (1.37%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.37%) Facebook
5 1 (1.37%) SAP
5 1 (1.37%) Sybase
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