The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank - 12 21
Contract jobs citing Spring 0 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 7.63% 1.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 21.95% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £306 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +18.64%
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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 Northern Ireland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6 41 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 9.84% 34.75% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 21 10
Average daily rate £325 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Struts2
1 1 (100.00%) JiBX
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (100.00%) MyBatis

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Struts2
1 1 (100.00%) JiBX
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (100.00%) MyBatis
1 1 (100.00%) PrimeFaces
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter