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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 37 49 49
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Contract jobs citing Spring 41 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.49% 0.99% 1.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.14% 4.58% 5.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 4 1
Average daily rate £356 £250 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
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
290 131 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 31.73% 21.69% 27.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 90 79
Average daily rate £363 £331 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% +20.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £250 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £451 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Average hourly rate £20.75 - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the North East region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram 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 13 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
Tyne and Wear +7 38 £363 +45.00% 5
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 60 (96.77%) Java
2 47 (75.81%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (54.84%) HTML
4 27 (43.55%) CSS
5 26 (41.94%) Hibernate
6 24 (38.71%) JSON
7 23 (37.10%) TDD
7 23 (37.10%) JavaScript
8 19 (30.65%) Oracle
9 18 (29.03%) RESTful
10 17 (27.42%) XML
10 17 (27.42%) Scrum
11 16 (25.81%) HTML5
12 15 (24.19%) REST
12 15 (24.19%) MVC
13 14 (22.58%) Finance
13 14 (22.58%) Web Services
13 14 (22.58%) Tomcat
13 14 (22.58%) Scala
13 14 (22.58%) jQuery
13 14 (22.58%) Open Source
14 13 (20.97%) NoSQL
14 13 (20.97%) AngularJS
14 13 (20.97%) JIRA
15 12 (19.35%) SOAP
15 12 (19.35%) J2EE
15 12 (19.35%) MongoDB
16 11 (17.74%) Python
16 11 (17.74%) Ruby
17 10 (16.13%) JPA

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 14 (22.58%) Tomcat
2 9 (14.52%) Confluence
3 6 (9.68%) JBoss
4 3 (4.84%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.23%) CMS
5 2 (3.23%) Node.js
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) HTTP
2 1 (1.61%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.97%) NoSQL
2 12 (19.35%) MongoDB
3 9 (14.52%) MySQL
3 9 (14.52%) Oracle Database
3 9 (14.52%) Relational Database
4 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
5 5 (8.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (6.45%) SQLite
7 3 (4.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (3.23%) Big Data
8 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.61%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (20.97%) JIRA
2 9 (14.52%) Jenkins
2 9 (14.52%) Selenium
3 7 (11.29%) Cucumber
3 7 (11.29%) Git (software)
3 7 (11.29%) Subversion
4 6 (9.68%) Eclipse
4 6 (9.68%) JUnit
5 3 (4.84%) Maven
6 2 (3.23%) JMeter
7 1 (1.61%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.61%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 14 (22.58%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) Electronics
2 1 (1.61%) Games
2 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.61%) Marketing
2 1 (1.61%) Retail
2 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (79.03%) Developer
2 44 (70.97%) Java Developer
3 11 (17.74%) Architect
4 10 (16.13%) Agile Developer
4 10 (16.13%) Agile Java Developer
5 6 (9.68%) Lead Architect
5 6 (9.68%) Technical Architect
6 5 (8.06%) Java Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Digital Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Technical Leader
8 3 (4.84%) Lead Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Lead Java Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Consultant
9 2 (3.23%) Digital Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Digital Technical Architect
9 2 (3.23%) HTML CSS Developer
9 2 (3.23%) HTML Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Java Technical Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (54.84%) HTML
2 27 (43.55%) CSS
3 26 (41.94%) Hibernate
4 24 (38.71%) JSON
5 18 (29.03%) RESTful
6 17 (27.42%) XML
7 16 (25.81%) HTML5
8 15 (24.19%) REST
9 14 (22.58%) jQuery
9 14 (22.58%) Web Services
10 13 (20.97%) AngularJS
11 12 (19.35%) J2EE
11 12 (19.35%) SOAP
12 10 (16.13%) JPA
13 8 (12.90%) Django
13 8 (12.90%) Play Framework
14 7 (11.29%) Backbone.js
15 6 (9.68%) Ajax
15 6 (9.68%) Spring MVC
16 5 (8.06%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (9.68%) Social Media
3 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) Online Games
4 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.52%) Linux
2 6 (9.68%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (75.81%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (37.10%) TDD
3 17 (27.42%) Scrum
4 15 (24.19%) MVC
5 14 (22.58%) Open Source
6 9 (14.52%) SOA
7 8 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (12.90%) Kanban
7 8 (12.90%) Microservices
8 7 (11.29%) BDD
8 7 (11.29%) Mentoring
9 6 (9.68%) Business Analysis
9 6 (9.68%) Pair Programming
10 5 (8.06%) PRINCE2
10 5 (8.06%) Web Design
11 4 (6.45%) Data Modelling
11 4 (6.45%) DSDM
11 4 (6.45%) OOP
11 4 (6.45%) Project Management
11 4 (6.45%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 60 (96.77%) Java
2 23 (37.10%) JavaScript
3 14 (22.58%) Scala
4 11 (17.74%) Python
4 11 (17.74%) Ruby
5 5 (8.06%) SQL
6 4 (6.45%) Jython
7 2 (3.23%) C#
7 2 (3.23%) XPath
7 2 (3.23%) XQuery
8 1 (1.61%) C++
8 1 (1.61%) PHP
8 1 (1.61%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) PMI Certification
1 5 (8.06%) PMP
1 5 (8.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (6.45%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) OCPJP
2 4 (6.45%) OCPJWCD
2 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Docker
1 1 (1.61%) LXC
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (12.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (30.65%) Oracle
2 1 (1.61%) Google
2 1 (1.61%) IBM
2 1 (1.61%) SAP
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