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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 35 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Spring 10 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.74% - 1.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% - 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 2
Average daily rate
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£475 - £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £35.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+32.85% +51.35%
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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
90 43 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 24.66% 21.18% 16.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 31 20
Average daily rate £400 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £325 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 27 March 2015.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 20 (100.00%) Java
1 20 (100.00%) XML
2 14 (70.00%) Oracle
3 13 (65.00%) Linux
3 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (65.00%) Maven
3 13 (65.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (60.00%) Tomcat
5 11 (55.00%) HTML
5 11 (55.00%) WebLogic
5 11 (55.00%) EJB
5 11 (55.00%) JSON
5 11 (55.00%) HTML5
6 9 (45.00%) Scrum
7 8 (40.00%) Oracle ADF
7 8 (40.00%) JSF
7 8 (40.00%) Ajax
7 8 (40.00%) XPath
7 8 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
7 8 (40.00%) XSLT
7 8 (40.00%) SQL
7 8 (40.00%) J2EE
7 8 (40.00%) JMS
7 8 (40.00%) SOA
7 8 (40.00%) XQuery
7 8 (40.00%) Oracle BPM
7 8 (40.00%) Oracle Identity Management
7 8 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (35.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 12 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 11 (55.00%) WebLogic
3 8 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (35.00%) Apache
5 6 (30.00%) Alfresco
5 6 (30.00%) CMS
6 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
6 4 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (20.00%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) MySQL
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) Maven
2 7 (35.00%) Ant
3 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (20.00%) JUnit
5 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 7 (35.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Lead Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Web Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SOA Developer
5 1 (5.00%) AWS Developer
5 1 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) XML
2 11 (55.00%) HTML
2 11 (55.00%) EJB
2 11 (55.00%) JSON
2 11 (55.00%) HTML5
3 8 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 8 (40.00%) JSF
3 8 (40.00%) Ajax
3 8 (40.00%) Oracle ADF
3 8 (40.00%) J2EE
3 8 (40.00%) XSLT
3 8 (40.00%) JMS
4 7 (35.00%) Middleware
4 7 (35.00%) CSS
4 7 (35.00%) Hibernate
4 7 (35.00%) EJB 3.0
4 7 (35.00%) CSS3
5 6 (30.00%) RESTful
5 6 (30.00%) SOAP
6 5 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (65.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (45.00%) Scrum
3 8 (40.00%) SOA
4 7 (35.00%) Workflow
4 7 (35.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (30.00%) Process Management
6 5 (25.00%) UML
6 5 (25.00%) TDD
7 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (20.00%) Web Development
7 4 (20.00%) BDD
8 3 (15.00%) User Stories
9 2 (10.00%) OO
10 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) XQuery
2 8 (40.00%) XPath
3 7 (35.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Oracle