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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 67 59 54
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs citing Spring 6 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.67% 0.14% 0.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.70% 0.62% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate
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£355 £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.26% +35.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -22.58%
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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
162 161 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 17.98% 22.15% 25.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 92 69
Average daily rate £350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £16.29 £20.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.55% -27.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 19 December 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 14 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) Hibernate
3 6 (42.86%) HTML
3 6 (42.86%) J2EE
4 5 (35.71%) Struts
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle
5 4 (28.57%) GWT
6 3 (21.43%) Ajax
6 3 (21.43%) Google
6 3 (21.43%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (21.43%) DB2
6 3 (21.43%) JSP
6 3 (21.43%) XML
6 3 (21.43%) JMS
6 3 (21.43%) Banking
6 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
7 2 (14.29%) Scrum
7 2 (14.29%) JCL
7 2 (14.29%) JBoss
7 2 (14.29%) SOA
7 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
7 2 (14.29%) Servlets
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 2 (14.29%) JUnit
7 2 (14.29%) MySQL
7 2 (14.29%) COBOL
7 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 2 (14.29%) jQuery

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Solr
3 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
1 1 (7.14%) VoIP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) IPv4
1 1 (7.14%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) DB2
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 2 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) Ant
2 1 (7.14%) Maven
General
1 3 (21.43%) Banking
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Spanish Language
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Programmer
3 2 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (7.14%) QA Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Portal Developer
4 1 (7.14%) DB2 Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Development Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Analyst Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Portal Developer
4 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) COBOL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Hibernate
2 6 (42.86%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) J2EE
3 5 (35.71%) Struts
4 4 (28.57%) GWT
5 3 (21.43%) Ajax
5 3 (21.43%) JSP
5 3 (21.43%) XML
5 3 (21.43%) JMS
6 2 (14.29%) Servlets
6 2 (14.29%) jQuery
6 2 (14.29%) HTML5
7 1 (7.14%) Spring MVC
7 1 (7.14%) JPA
7 1 (7.14%) jBPM
7 1 (7.14%) EJB
7 1 (7.14%) CSS
7 1 (7.14%) JDBC
7 1 (7.14%) SOAP
7 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Scrum
2 2 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
3 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) MVC
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) JCL
2 2 (14.29%) COBOL
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Sun Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Google
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Sun
3 1 (7.14%) Juniper
3 1 (7.14%) VMware