The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 42 40 45
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing Spring 18 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.84% 0.98% 1.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.91% 3.39% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 6
Average daily rate
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£410 £401 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.37% -4.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £401 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £401 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.21% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.75 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+16.42% -22.22%
Spring
South East

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 Oxfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
165 118 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 26.03% 28.85% 33.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 68 92
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £468 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 6
Average hourly rate £18.50 £33.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.18% +92.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £33.75 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £33.75 £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -9 7 £425 +6.11% 6
Spring
South East

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 65 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (73.85%) XML
3 44 (67.69%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (64.62%) Oracle
5 35 (53.85%) J2EE
6 33 (50.77%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (46.15%) HTML
8 29 (44.62%) Maven
9 28 (43.08%) SQL
9 28 (43.08%) TDD
10 27 (41.54%) XSLT
11 24 (36.92%) Linux
11 24 (36.92%) Web Services
11 24 (36.92%) Tomcat
12 23 (35.38%) WebLogic
13 22 (33.85%) Hibernate
14 21 (32.31%) SOA
14 21 (32.31%) JSF
15 20 (30.77%) Ajax
15 20 (30.77%) JSON
15 20 (30.77%) Oracle Identity Management
15 20 (30.77%) Scrum
16 19 (29.23%) Oracle ADF
16 19 (29.23%) JMS
16 19 (29.23%) EJB
16 19 (29.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 19 (29.23%) Oracle BPM
16 19 (29.23%) Software Engineering
17 18 (27.69%) HTML5
17 18 (27.69%) Oracle Fusion

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 24 (36.92%) Tomcat
2 23 (35.38%) WebLogic
3 19 (29.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 18 (27.69%) Apache
5 11 (16.92%) CMS
5 11 (16.92%) Alfresco
6 7 (10.77%) WebSphere
6 7 (10.77%) JBoss
7 6 (9.23%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (6.15%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 19 (29.23%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.31%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.23%) Amazon SQS
2 6 (9.23%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.46%) Oracle Database
1 12 (18.46%) Oracle Database 11g
1 12 (18.46%) MySQL
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.62%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (44.62%) Maven
2 16 (24.62%) Ant
3 13 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 11 (16.92%) Git (software)
5 7 (10.77%) Cucumber
5 7 (10.77%) JUnit
6 5 (7.69%) JIRA
7 2 (3.08%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
General
1 18 (27.69%) Publishing
2 2 (3.08%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.54%) Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (80.00%) Developer
2 41 (63.08%) Java Developer
3 9 (13.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 9 (13.85%) Software Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) Senior Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Technical Leader
5 7 (10.77%) Lead Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Java Software Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Middleware Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Oracle SOA Developer
8 3 (4.62%) SOA Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Java Architect
9 2 (3.08%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (73.85%) XML
2 35 (53.85%) J2EE
3 30 (46.15%) HTML
4 27 (41.54%) XSLT
5 24 (36.92%) Web Services
6 22 (33.85%) Hibernate
7 21 (32.31%) JSF
8 20 (30.77%) Ajax
8 20 (30.77%) JSON
9 19 (29.23%) Oracle ADF
9 19 (29.23%) JMS
9 19 (29.23%) EJB
10 18 (27.69%) HTML5
10 18 (27.69%) Oracle Fusion
10 18 (27.69%) Middleware
11 15 (23.08%) Spring MVC
12 14 (21.54%) SOAP
13 13 (20.00%) CSS
13 13 (20.00%) RESTful
14 12 (18.46%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.62%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.08%) PKI
3 2 (3.08%) Grid Computing
3 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 24 (36.92%) Linux
2 2 (3.08%) Android
2 2 (3.08%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (3.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (67.69%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (50.77%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (43.08%) TDD
4 21 (32.31%) SOA
5 20 (30.77%) Scrum
6 19 (29.23%) Software Engineering
7 17 (26.15%) BDD
8 15 (23.08%) MVC
9 12 (18.46%) Workflow
10 11 (16.92%) Process Management
11 10 (15.38%) Unit Testing
12 8 (12.31%) User Stories
13 6 (9.23%) Web Development
13 6 (9.23%) Test Automation
14 5 (7.69%) Automated Testing
14 5 (7.69%) Integration Testing
14 5 (7.69%) OO
15 4 (6.15%) Extreme Programming
15 4 (6.15%) DevOps
16 3 (4.62%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 65 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (43.08%) SQL
3 16 (24.62%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 16 (24.62%) XPath
3 16 (24.62%) XQuery
4 7 (10.77%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.08%) Groovy
6 1 (1.54%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (30.77%) Oracle Identity Management
2 16 (24.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (3.08%) Ansible
Vendors
1 42 (64.62%) Oracle