The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 62 58 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing Spring 10 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.07% 1.70% 2.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.10% 7.73% 7.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 14
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £336 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £400 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
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%
Spring
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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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
244 220 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 26.15% 22.02% 29.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 135 95
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £25.75 - £17.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.35 - £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.15 - £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015, 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 22 (88.00%) Java
2 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Scrum
2 11 (44.00%) Maven
3 10 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 10 (40.00%) Apache
3 10 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 10 (40.00%) JUnit
4 9 (36.00%) Eclipse
4 9 (36.00%) jQuery
4 9 (36.00%) Apache CXF
4 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
5 8 (32.00%) Kanban
5 8 (32.00%) TDD
6 7 (28.00%) Struts
6 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (28.00%) Struts2
6 7 (28.00%) BDD
7 6 (24.00%) Scala
7 6 (24.00%) J2EE
8 5 (20.00%) Oracle
8 5 (20.00%) HTML
8 5 (20.00%) CSS
8 5 (20.00%) JSP
8 5 (20.00%) SOAP
8 5 (20.00%) Finance
8 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 5 (20.00%) Apache Camel
8 5 (20.00%) DevOps

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 10 (40.00%) Apache
1 10 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (16.00%) JBoss
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.00%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) MySQL
1 4 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Maven
2 10 (40.00%) JUnit
3 9 (36.00%) Eclipse
3 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (16.00%) Subversion
6 3 (12.00%) jMock
6 3 (12.00%) DbUnit
6 3 (12.00%) Mockito
7 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
7 1 (4.00%) JBehave
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Developer
2 13 (52.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Scala Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Deployment Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Build Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Build Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 9 (36.00%) jQuery
2 9 (36.00%) Apache CXF
3 7 (28.00%) Struts
3 7 (28.00%) Struts2
4 6 (24.00%) J2EE
5 5 (20.00%) CSS
5 5 (20.00%) JSP
5 5 (20.00%) HTML
5 5 (20.00%) SOAP
5 5 (20.00%) Apache Camel
6 4 (16.00%) HTML5
6 4 (16.00%) Web Services
6 4 (16.00%) Servlets
6 4 (16.00%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (12.00%) RESTful
7 3 (12.00%) JSON
7 3 (12.00%) Spring MVC
7 3 (12.00%) Spring Security
7 3 (12.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) UNIX
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Scrum
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) TDD
2 8 (32.00%) Kanban
3 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (28.00%) BDD
4 5 (20.00%) DevOps
5 4 (16.00%) MVC
6 3 (12.00%) SOA
6 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.00%) Pair Programming
6 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Coaching
7 2 (8.00%) System Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Extreme Programming
8 1 (4.00%) OOD
8 1 (4.00%) UML
8 1 (4.00%) OO
8 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
8 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) Java
2 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (24.00%) Scala
4 4 (16.00%) SQL
5 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (12.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) ZABBIX
1 3 (12.00%) Hyperic
1 3 (12.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) Cadence
3 1 (4.00%) IBM
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