The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 46 51 38
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Contract jobs citing Spring 8 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.35% 1.41% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.93% 5.30% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
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£300 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
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%
Spring
England

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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
135 132 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 22.80% 26.56% 19.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 84 32
Average daily rate £300 £250 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £199 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £388 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 9
Average hourly rate £21.82 £34.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.82% +4.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Spring
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the North East region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
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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
Tyne and Wear +9 6 £304 +21.50% 6
Durham - - - -
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 33 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (78.79%) HTML
3 24 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (69.70%) JSON
5 20 (60.61%) HTML5
6 19 (57.58%) Scala
6 19 (57.58%) Ruby
6 19 (57.58%) Python
7 17 (51.52%) JIRA
7 17 (51.52%) Django
7 17 (51.52%) Confluence
7 17 (51.52%) RESTful
7 17 (51.52%) Jenkins
8 16 (48.48%) Open Source
8 16 (48.48%) Selenium
8 16 (48.48%) Linux
9 14 (42.42%) Opscode Chef
9 14 (42.42%) Puppet
9 14 (42.42%) MongoDB
9 14 (42.42%) NoSQL
9 14 (42.42%) Relational Database
10 13 (39.39%) Mentoring
10 13 (39.39%) Scrum
11 12 (36.36%) MVC
11 12 (36.36%) CSS
12 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
12 10 (30.30%) TDD
12 10 (30.30%) jQuery
13 9 (27.27%) Web Development
14 8 (24.24%) JUnit

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 17 (51.52%) Confluence
2 6 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.03%) JBoss
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) MongoDB
1 14 (42.42%) NoSQL
1 14 (42.42%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.06%) MySQL
4 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (51.52%) JIRA
1 17 (51.52%) Jenkins
2 16 (48.48%) Selenium
3 8 (24.24%) JUnit
4 6 (18.18%) Subversion
5 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
6 2 (6.06%) PHPUnit
7 1 (3.03%) Hudson
7 1 (3.03%) Maven
7 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (12.12%) Marketing
2 3 (9.09%) Advertising
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Developer
2 14 (42.42%) Java Developer
2 14 (42.42%) Architect
3 11 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (27.27%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 9 (27.27%) Digital Architect
4 9 (27.27%) Lead Architect
5 6 (18.18%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.06%) PHP Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Digital Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Scala Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (78.79%) HTML
2 23 (69.70%) JSON
3 20 (60.61%) HTML5
4 17 (51.52%) Django
4 17 (51.52%) RESTful
5 12 (36.36%) CSS
6 10 (30.30%) jQuery
7 8 (24.24%) XML
8 7 (21.21%) Hibernate
9 6 (18.18%) Ajax
9 6 (18.18%) JSP
9 6 (18.18%) SOAP
9 6 (18.18%) CSS3
10 5 (15.15%) REST
10 5 (15.15%) JPA
11 4 (12.12%) J2EE
11 4 (12.12%) Java EE
11 4 (12.12%) Spring MVC
11 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
11 4 (12.12%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (48.48%) Open Source
2 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 16 (48.48%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) Mentoring
2 13 (39.39%) Scrum
3 12 (36.36%) MVC
4 10 (30.30%) TDD
5 9 (27.27%) Web Development
6 4 (12.12%) SOA
7 3 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (9.09%) Web Application Development
7 3 (9.09%) BDD
7 3 (9.09%) OWASP
7 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.09%) Automated Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Web Design
8 2 (6.06%) OOP
8 2 (6.06%) OO
8 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.06%) Workflow
8 2 (6.06%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (57.58%) Scala
2 19 (57.58%) Ruby
2 19 (57.58%) Python
3 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.15%) C#
5 3 (9.09%) SQL
6 2 (6.06%) C++
6 2 (6.06%) PHP
6 2 (6.06%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) VCP4
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 14 (42.42%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (42.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) Google
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