The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 16 12 22
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs citing Spring 11 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 7.43% 4.76% 2.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.75% 26.09% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 3
Average daily rate £425 £263 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.90% -19.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £379 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.61% +8.21%
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
Norfolk

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 Norwich region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
53 23 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 35.81% 18.25% 26.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 16 21
Average daily rate £362 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £29.00 - £12.25
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 Norwich

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 13 (92.86%) OO
3 12 (85.71%) JUnit
3 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (85.71%) Maven
3 12 (85.71%) Cucumber
3 12 (85.71%) BDD
3 12 (85.71%) Jenkins
4 11 (78.57%) User Stories
4 11 (78.57%) Apache Camel
4 11 (78.57%) Apache ServiceMix
4 11 (78.57%) RESTful
4 11 (78.57%) API Development
4 11 (78.57%) SOLID
4 11 (78.57%) Red Hat
5 8 (57.14%) API Design
6 3 (21.43%) Tivoli
7 2 (14.29%) LDAP
7 2 (14.29%) HTTP
7 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 2 (14.29%) SSL
7 2 (14.29%) Perl
7 2 (14.29%) J2EE
7 2 (14.29%) Unix
7 2 (14.29%) Ajax
7 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
7 2 (14.29%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
7 2 (14.29%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 2 (14.29%) HTML
8 1 (7.14%) DevOps

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 11 (78.57%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
1 2 (14.29%) LDAP
1 2 (14.29%) SSL
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Cucumber
1 12 (85.71%) Jenkins
1 12 (85.71%) JUnit
1 12 (85.71%) Maven
2 1 (7.14%) Build Forge
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Designer
2 6 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Access Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Digital Designer
3 1 (7.14%) Digital Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) Apache Camel
1 11 (78.57%) RESTful
2 2 (14.29%) Ajax
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) J2EE
2 2 (14.29%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
3 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) OO
2 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) BDD
3 11 (78.57%) API Development
3 11 (78.57%) SOLID
3 11 (78.57%) User Stories
4 8 (57.14%) API Design
5 1 (7.14%) Defect Management
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) E-business
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) IBM