The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 17 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Spring 27 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 8.13% 3.14% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.35% 7.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 23 6 0
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£463 £465 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.53% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -22.94%
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Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
92 76 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 27.71% 39.79% 31.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 52 32
Average daily rate £425 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £23.75 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +53.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 32 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (75.00%) J2EE
4 23 (71.88%) Oracle
5 21 (65.63%) XML
6 19 (59.38%) SQL
7 17 (53.13%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (50.00%) HTML
8 16 (50.00%) XSLT
9 14 (43.75%) TDD
10 13 (40.63%) MVC
10 13 (40.63%) Spring MVC
11 11 (34.38%) Hibernate
11 11 (34.38%) Maven
12 10 (31.25%) Ajax
12 10 (31.25%) JSF
12 10 (31.25%) Scrum
12 10 (31.25%) Oracle ADF
12 10 (31.25%) SOA
12 10 (31.25%) Linux
12 10 (31.25%) JMS
12 10 (31.25%) Oracle BPM
12 10 (31.25%) Oracle Identity Management
12 10 (31.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 8 (25.00%) BDD
13 8 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
13 8 (25.00%) Web Services
13 8 (25.00%) XQuery
13 8 (25.00%) CSS

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 10 (31.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (21.88%) WebLogic
3 6 (18.75%) Apache
4 5 (15.63%) Tomcat
5 4 (12.50%) Alfresco
5 4 (12.50%) CMS
Business Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) MySQL
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Maven
2 7 (21.88%) Ant
3 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
5 2 (6.25%) Jasmine
5 2 (6.25%) JIRA
6 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (18.75%) Publishing
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (87.50%) Developer
2 20 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Lead Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Middleware Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 3 (9.38%) SOA Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Team Leader
7 1 (3.13%) Java Team Leader
7 1 (3.13%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (75.00%) J2EE
2 21 (65.63%) XML
3 16 (50.00%) HTML
3 16 (50.00%) XSLT
4 13 (40.63%) Spring MVC
5 11 (34.38%) Hibernate
6 10 (31.25%) Ajax
6 10 (31.25%) JSF
6 10 (31.25%) Oracle ADF
6 10 (31.25%) JMS
7 8 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
7 8 (25.00%) Web Services
7 8 (25.00%) CSS
8 5 (15.63%) JSON
8 5 (15.63%) SOAP
8 5 (15.63%) Middleware
8 5 (15.63%) EJB
8 5 (15.63%) CSS3
8 5 (15.63%) jQuery
8 5 (15.63%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) UNIX
2 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (53.13%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (43.75%) TDD
4 13 (40.63%) MVC
5 10 (31.25%) Scrum
5 10 (31.25%) SOA
6 8 (25.00%) BDD
7 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
8 5 (15.63%) Workflow
8 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
9 4 (12.50%) Process Management
9 4 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
10 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
10 3 (9.38%) Integration Testing
11 2 (6.25%) Kanban
11 2 (6.25%) User Stories
11 2 (6.25%) DevOps
12 1 (3.13%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (59.38%) SQL
3 8 (25.00%) XQuery
3 8 (25.00%) XPath
4 7 (21.88%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) Oracle Identity Management
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 23 (71.88%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Google
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