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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 42 40 40
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Spring 25 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.33% 0.76% 1.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.21% 2.48% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 7
Average daily rate
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£463 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £320 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -22.58%
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
223 121 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.73% 30.71% 39.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 77 99
Average daily rate £438 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £18.50 £33.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.18% +92.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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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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 -11 10 £463 +15.55% 1
Kidlington - 4 £500 -
Abingdon - 2 £425 - 1
Spring
South East

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 56 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (76.79%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (75.00%) Oracle
4 40 (71.43%) XML
5 35 (62.50%) J2EE
6 33 (58.93%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (51.79%) Maven
8 28 (50.00%) SQL
9 27 (48.21%) XSLT
10 24 (42.86%) HTML
11 21 (37.50%) Hibernate
12 20 (35.71%) SOA
12 20 (35.71%) Ajax
12 20 (35.71%) JSF
12 20 (35.71%) Oracle Identity Management
13 19 (33.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 19 (33.93%) Oracle BPM
13 19 (33.93%) JMS
13 19 (33.93%) Scrum
13 19 (33.93%) Oracle ADF
13 19 (33.93%) TDD
14 18 (32.14%) Apache
14 18 (32.14%) Middleware
14 18 (32.14%) Oracle Fusion
15 17 (30.36%) Software Engineering
16 16 (28.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 16 (28.57%) XQuery
16 16 (28.57%) Web Services
16 16 (28.57%) Tomcat
16 16 (28.57%) Linux

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 19 (33.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 18 (32.14%) Apache
3 16 (28.57%) Tomcat
3 16 (28.57%) WebLogic
4 11 (19.64%) CMS
4 11 (19.64%) Alfresco
5 4 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 19 (33.93%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.43%) Oracle Database
1 12 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
1 12 (21.43%) MySQL
2 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (51.79%) Maven
2 16 (28.57%) Ant
3 13 (23.21%) Jenkins
4 11 (19.64%) Git (software)
5 5 (8.93%) JIRA
6 2 (3.57%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (26.79%) Publishing
2 2 (3.57%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.79%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (78.57%) Developer
2 33 (58.93%) Java Developer
3 9 (16.07%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Technical Leader
5 4 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Oracle SOA Developer
6 3 (5.36%) SOA Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Middleware Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (1.79%) Data Programmer
8 1 (1.79%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (71.43%) XML
2 35 (62.50%) J2EE
3 27 (48.21%) XSLT
4 24 (42.86%) HTML
5 21 (37.50%) Hibernate
6 20 (35.71%) Ajax
6 20 (35.71%) JSF
7 19 (33.93%) JMS
7 19 (33.93%) Oracle ADF
8 18 (32.14%) Middleware
8 18 (32.14%) Oracle Fusion
9 16 (28.57%) Web Services
10 15 (26.79%) Spring MVC
11 14 (25.00%) SOAP
12 13 (23.21%) EJB
12 13 (23.21%) CSS
12 13 (23.21%) JSON
13 12 (21.43%) HTML5
13 12 (21.43%) CSS3
13 12 (21.43%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (8.93%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.57%) Grid Computing
3 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) PKI
4 1 (1.79%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (1.79%) Android
2 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (76.79%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (58.93%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (35.71%) SOA
4 19 (33.93%) Scrum
4 19 (33.93%) TDD
5 17 (30.36%) Software Engineering
6 15 (26.79%) MVC
7 12 (21.43%) Workflow
8 11 (19.64%) Process Management
9 10 (17.86%) BDD
9 10 (17.86%) Unit Testing
10 8 (14.29%) User Stories
11 6 (10.71%) Test Automation
12 5 (8.93%) Integration Testing
12 5 (8.93%) OO
12 5 (8.93%) Automated Testing
13 4 (7.14%) Extreme Programming
13 4 (7.14%) DevOps
14 3 (5.36%) OOD
15 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (50.00%) SQL
3 16 (28.57%) XQuery
3 16 (28.57%) XPath
3 16 (28.57%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 7 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.57%) Groovy
5 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.79%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (35.71%) Oracle Identity Management
2 16 (28.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (3.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 42 (75.00%) Oracle