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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 22 25 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing Spring 24 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 7.16% 1.85% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.51% 8.33% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 1
Average daily rate
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£458 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £35.50 £26.31
% change year-on-year
+54.92% +34.91%
Spring
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
123 48 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 36.72% 22.22% 23.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 26 27
Average daily rate £400 £250 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -2.85%

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 4 August 2015.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 33 (97.06%) Java
2 29 (85.29%) XML
3 25 (73.53%) SQL
4 22 (64.71%) TDD
4 22 (64.71%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (61.76%) Oracle
6 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
6 18 (52.94%) BDD
7 17 (50.00%) XSLT
8 16 (47.06%) jQuery
9 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (44.12%) JUnit
10 14 (41.18%) WebLogic
11 12 (35.29%) J2EE
11 12 (35.29%) JBoss
11 12 (35.29%) Linux
11 12 (35.29%) Web Services
11 12 (35.29%) Hibernate
11 12 (35.29%) MVC
11 12 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (35.29%) Spring MVC
12 11 (32.35%) Web Development
13 10 (29.41%) Tomcat
13 10 (29.41%) Puppet
13 10 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
14 9 (26.47%) Mockito
14 9 (26.47%) JMS
14 9 (26.47%) SOA
14 9 (26.47%) HTML
14 9 (26.47%) JSP

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 14 (41.18%) WebLogic
2 12 (35.29%) JBoss
3 10 (29.41%) Tomcat
4 8 (23.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (20.59%) WebSphere
6 4 (11.76%) Confluence
7 3 (8.82%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (2.94%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 22 (64.71%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (23.53%) Amazon SQS
2 8 (23.53%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) HTTP
2 4 (11.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) MySQL
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) DB2
2 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (44.12%) JUnit
2 9 (26.47%) Mockito
3 8 (23.53%) Ant
3 8 (23.53%) Maven
4 5 (14.71%) JIRA
5 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
5 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
6 3 (8.82%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.94%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (11.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) Developer
2 22 (64.71%) Java Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Software Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Technical Leader
4 4 (11.76%) Java Web Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Web Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Core Java Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Developer
7 1 (2.94%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (85.29%) XML
2 17 (50.00%) XSLT
3 16 (47.06%) jQuery
4 12 (35.29%) Hibernate
4 12 (35.29%) Spring MVC
4 12 (35.29%) J2EE
4 12 (35.29%) Web Services
5 9 (26.47%) HTML
5 9 (26.47%) JSP
5 9 (26.47%) JMS
5 9 (26.47%) Ajax
6 8 (23.53%) JSF
6 8 (23.53%) Oracle Fusion
6 8 (23.53%) Middleware
6 8 (23.53%) Oracle ADF
7 7 (20.59%) JSON
7 7 (20.59%) HTML5
7 7 (20.59%) REST
8 6 (17.65%) RESTful
9 5 (14.71%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Linux
2 7 (20.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) TDD
2 18 (52.94%) BDD
3 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (35.29%) MVC
5 11 (32.35%) Web Development
6 9 (26.47%) SOA
6 9 (26.47%) Scrum
7 8 (23.53%) UML
7 8 (23.53%) Configuration Management
7 8 (23.53%) SDLC
8 7 (20.59%) Unit Testing
8 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
9 4 (11.76%) Computer Security
10 3 (8.82%) Integration Testing
11 1 (2.94%) Kanban
11 1 (2.94%) DevOps
11 1 (2.94%) Migration
11 1 (2.94%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 33 (97.06%) Java
2 25 (73.53%) SQL
3 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
4 9 (26.47%) XPath
5 8 (23.53%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 8 (23.53%) XQuery
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) Puppet
1 10 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (23.53%) Ansible
2 8 (23.53%) Oracle Identity Management
2 8 (23.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) Progress
3 1 (2.94%) IBM