The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 67 62 49
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Contract jobs citing Spring 6 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.68% 0.28% 1.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.29% 1.20% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Average daily rate
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£363 £463 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.62% +34.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £453 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £473 £349
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.75 £44.50
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -26.40%
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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 Milton Keynes region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
140 166 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 15.87% 23.55% 23.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 92 74
Average daily rate £390 £398 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% +13.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.29 £20.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.55% +73.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 28 (96.55%) Java
2 23 (79.31%) Hibernate
3 16 (55.17%) JavaScript
4 14 (48.28%) HTML
4 14 (48.28%) Eclipse
5 13 (44.83%) JSP
5 13 (44.83%) J2EE
6 12 (41.38%) Finance
6 12 (41.38%) Unit Testing
7 10 (34.48%) Struts
8 9 (31.03%) Web Services
8 9 (31.03%) SQL
8 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (31.03%) WebSphere
9 8 (27.59%) Oracle
9 8 (27.59%) JBoss
10 7 (24.14%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (24.14%) CSS
10 7 (24.14%) OO
11 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
11 6 (20.69%) XML
12 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
12 5 (17.24%) GWT
12 5 (17.24%) Degree
12 5 (17.24%) Servlets
12 5 (17.24%) Sun
12 5 (17.24%) Sun Certification
12 5 (17.24%) JUnit
12 5 (17.24%) Banking
13 4 (13.79%) Dojo

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 9 (31.03%) WebSphere
2 8 (27.59%) JBoss
3 7 (24.14%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
1 1 (3.45%) IPv4
1 1 (3.45%) IPv6
1 1 (3.45%) VoIP
1 1 (3.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) DB2
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (48.28%) Eclipse
2 5 (17.24%) JUnit
3 2 (6.90%) Maven
3 2 (6.90%) Selenium
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Spanish Language
4 2 (6.90%) Automotive
4 2 (6.90%) Legal
4 2 (6.90%) Front Office
5 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (89.66%) Developer
2 23 (79.31%) Java Developer
3 7 (24.14%) J2EE Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) QA Leader
6 1 (3.45%) Portal Developer
6 1 (3.45%) DB2 Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Development Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Portal Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.45%) Programmer
6 1 (3.45%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.45%) Java Programmer
6 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) COBOL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (79.31%) Hibernate
2 14 (48.28%) HTML
3 13 (44.83%) JSP
3 13 (44.83%) J2EE
4 10 (34.48%) Struts
5 9 (31.03%) Web Services
6 7 (24.14%) CSS
7 6 (20.69%) XML
8 5 (17.24%) GWT
8 5 (17.24%) Servlets
9 4 (13.79%) Dojo
10 3 (10.34%) Ajax
10 3 (10.34%) EJB
11 2 (6.90%) SOAP
11 2 (6.90%) JMS
11 2 (6.90%) XSLT
11 2 (6.90%) jQuery
11 2 (6.90%) HTML5
12 1 (3.45%) JPA
12 1 (3.45%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Tandem
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) UNIX
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Unit Testing
2 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (24.14%) OO
4 2 (6.90%) SOA
4 2 (6.90%) TDD
4 2 (6.90%) Validation
4 2 (6.90%) Scrum
5 1 (3.45%) Web Application Development
5 1 (3.45%) Software Architecture
5 1 (3.45%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) Java
2 16 (55.17%) JavaScript
3 9 (31.03%) SQL
4 2 (6.90%) COBOL
4 2 (6.90%) JCL
5 1 (3.45%) C++
5 1 (3.45%) Perl
5 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
1 5 (17.24%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle
2 5 (17.24%) Sun
3 3 (10.34%) Google
4 1 (3.45%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) Juniper
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco