The first table below looks at the demand for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Reading region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 58 60 82
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +22
Contract jobs citing Spring 12 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.32% 1.18% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.94% 4.66% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 3
Average daily rate
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£363 £250 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -41.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £23.13 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+53.51% -28.84%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
202 236 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 22.27% 25.21% 15.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 104 71
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +7.69%
Spring
Berkshire

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Reading region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Spring across the Reading region.

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 39 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (58.97%) Hibernate
3 16 (41.03%) Web Services
4 11 (28.21%) HTML
5 10 (25.64%) Unit Testing
6 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 9 (23.08%) SQL
6 9 (23.08%) J2EE
6 9 (23.08%) CSS
7 8 (20.51%) Struts
7 8 (20.51%) UNIX
7 8 (20.51%) JSON
8 7 (17.95%) jQuery
8 7 (17.95%) XML
8 7 (17.95%) Linux
8 7 (17.95%) Oracle
8 7 (17.95%) Tomcat
8 7 (17.95%) TDD
9 6 (15.38%) MVC
9 6 (15.38%) Shell Script
9 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (15.38%) RESTful
9 6 (15.38%) HTML5
10 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
10 5 (12.82%) Gherkin
10 5 (12.82%) Jenkins
10 5 (12.82%) Alfresco
10 5 (12.82%) Maven
10 5 (12.82%) Ajax
10 5 (12.82%) SOA

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 7 (17.95%) Tomcat
2 5 (12.82%) Alfresco
3 4 (10.26%) CMS
4 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) MySQL
1 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
2 3 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.13%) Redis
3 2 (5.13%) Voldemort
3 2 (5.13%) BigTable
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.56%) DB2
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Maven
1 5 (12.82%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.13%) Subversion
2 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.13%) Selenium
3 1 (2.56%) Mockito
3 1 (2.56%) Hamcrest
3 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.56%) PhoneGap
3 1 (2.56%) Artifactory
3 1 (2.56%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (2.56%) Xcode
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Publishing
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (92.31%) Developer
2 32 (82.05%) Java Developer
3 4 (10.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Mobile Web Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Web Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Systems Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.56%) Junior Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Java Team Leader
6 1 (2.56%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Architect
6 1 (2.56%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (58.97%) Hibernate
2 16 (41.03%) Web Services
3 11 (28.21%) HTML
4 9 (23.08%) J2EE
4 9 (23.08%) CSS
5 8 (20.51%) Struts
5 8 (20.51%) JSON
6 7 (17.95%) XML
6 7 (17.95%) jQuery
7 6 (15.38%) RESTful
7 6 (15.38%) HTML5
8 5 (12.82%) Ajax
8 5 (12.82%) Gherkin
9 4 (10.26%) Sencha Touch
9 4 (10.26%) Struts2
9 4 (10.26%) CSS3
10 3 (7.69%) Spring MVC
10 3 (7.69%) SOAP
11 2 (5.13%) .NET
11 2 (5.13%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Smartphone
1 4 (10.26%) Open Source
2 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.69%) Mathematics
2 3 (7.69%) Physics
2 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.13%) GIS
4 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) UNIX
2 7 (17.95%) Linux
3 3 (7.69%) Windows
3 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Unit Testing
2 7 (17.95%) TDD
3 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.38%) MVC
4 5 (12.82%) SOA
5 4 (10.26%) Scrum
5 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
5 4 (10.26%) Content Management
5 4 (10.26%) Time Management
5 4 (10.26%) Web Application Development
6 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.69%) BDD
6 3 (7.69%) OO
7 2 (5.13%) B2B
7 2 (5.13%) B2C
7 2 (5.13%) Document Management
7 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.13%) Web Development
7 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 9 (23.08%) SQL
3 6 (15.38%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.56%) Groovy
5 1 (2.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
1 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle
2 4 (10.26%) Sencha
3 2 (5.13%) Google
3 2 (5.13%) hybris
3 2 (5.13%) JBoss
4 1 (2.56%) IBM
4 1 (2.56%) SAP
4 1 (2.56%) Akamai
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Austin Fraser
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
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