The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham 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 48 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Spring 2 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.44% - 2.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.48% - 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate £488 - £390
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 - £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 - £418
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
Nottinghamshire

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 Nottingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
135 87 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 29.87% 24.44% 29.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 39 49
Average daily rate £325 £325 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £226 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £429 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £19.25 £16.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
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 Nottingham

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
3 5 (71.43%) SOAP
3 5 (71.43%) J2EE
3 5 (71.43%) REST
4 4 (57.14%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
4 4 (57.14%) JAX-RS
4 4 (57.14%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 4 (57.14%) Product Management
4 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
4 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
4 4 (57.14%) API Development
4 4 (57.14%) JDBC
4 4 (57.14%) DB2
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) COBOL
4 4 (57.14%) Struts
4 4 (57.14%) XML
4 4 (57.14%) UML
4 4 (57.14%) JBoss
4 4 (57.14%) Apache
4 4 (57.14%) MVC
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) Tomcat

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 4 (57.14%) Apache
1 4 (57.14%) JBoss
1 4 (57.14%) MQSeries
1 4 (57.14%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
1 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) HTTP
1 4 (57.14%) HTTPS
1 4 (57.14%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) DataStage
1 4 (57.14%) DB2
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) jMock
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
3 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Lead Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Swing Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
2 5 (71.43%) J2EE
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) REST
2 5 (71.43%) SOAP
3 4 (57.14%) Ajax
3 4 (57.14%) JAX-RS
3 4 (57.14%) JAX-WS
3 4 (57.14%) JDBC
3 4 (57.14%) JMS
3 4 (57.14%) JPA
3 4 (57.14%) JSON
3 4 (57.14%) JTA
3 4 (57.14%) Spring MVC
3 4 (57.14%) Spring Security
3 4 (57.14%) Struts
3 4 (57.14%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) AOP
2 4 (57.14%) API Development
2 4 (57.14%) B2B
2 4 (57.14%) EAI
2 4 (57.14%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) Pair Programming
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Product Management
2 4 (57.14%) Refactoring
2 4 (57.14%) SOA
2 4 (57.14%) UML
2 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Concurrent Programming
3 1 (14.29%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) COBOL
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) IBM
1 4 (57.14%) TIBCO