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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 68 62 52
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Contract jobs citing Spring 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.35% 0.39% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.60% 1.69% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate
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- £500 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £35.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+32.85% +51.35%
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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
187 178 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 22.10% 23.12% 17.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 106 47
Average daily rate £340 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £262 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £496 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £15.97 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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 3 March 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) J2EE
2 5 (62.50%) Struts
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) DB2
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) JSP
4 3 (37.50%) Banking
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
4 3 (37.50%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (25.00%) Ajax
5 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (25.00%) Java EE
5 2 (25.00%) Spanish Language
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL
5 2 (25.00%) COBOL
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) JCL
5 2 (25.00%) JMS
6 1 (12.50%) SOA
6 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
6 1 (12.50%) VoIP
6 1 (12.50%) DNS
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco
6 1 (12.50%) IPv4
6 1 (12.50%) IPv6

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Solr
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) IPv4
1 1 (12.50%) IPv6
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) DB2
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Ant
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Analyst Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) COBOL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) DB2 Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Development Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) J2EE
1 5 (62.50%) Struts
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 3 (37.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) JSP
4 2 (25.00%) JMS
4 2 (25.00%) Ajax
4 2 (25.00%) Java EE
5 1 (12.50%) JSTL
5 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) JPA
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) jBPM
5 1 (12.50%) Servlets
5 1 (12.50%) SOAP
5 1 (12.50%) EJB
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) COBOL
2 2 (25.00%) JCL
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) VMware