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 30 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 60 63 65
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing Spring 9 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.06% 1.16% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.33% 5.21% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 1
Average daily rate
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£344 £425 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% +70.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+52.77% +55.67%
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
208 211 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.47% 22.23% 22.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 111 85
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £19.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 17 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) Hibernate
2 10 (58.82%) jQuery
3 9 (52.94%) MVC
4 8 (47.06%) Spring MVC
5 6 (35.29%) WebSphere
5 6 (35.29%) Java EE
5 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
5 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (35.29%) Finance
5 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 6 (35.29%) SQL
6 5 (29.41%) Oracle
6 5 (29.41%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (29.41%) Apache
6 5 (29.41%) Maven
6 5 (29.41%) Scrum
6 5 (29.41%) Spring Web Flow
6 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
7 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
7 4 (23.53%) Apache CXF
7 4 (23.53%) Struts2
7 4 (23.53%) Subversion
7 4 (23.53%) JSF
7 4 (23.53%) UML
7 4 (23.53%) OO
7 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
7 4 (23.53%) OOD
7 4 (23.53%) Eclipse

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 6 (35.29%) WebSphere
2 5 (29.41%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (29.41%) Apache
3 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Spatial
4 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
5 1 (5.88%) JBoss
5 1 (5.88%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) FTP
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
1 1 (5.88%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Maven
1 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
2 4 (23.53%) Subversion
2 4 (23.53%) JUnit
2 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
3 3 (17.65%) ClearQuest
3 3 (17.65%) ClearCase
3 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
4 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
5 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Java Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Java Software Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Deployment Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Build Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) Hibernate
1 10 (58.82%) jQuery
2 8 (47.06%) Spring MVC
3 6 (35.29%) Java EE
4 5 (29.41%) Spring Web Flow
5 4 (23.53%) JSF
5 4 (23.53%) HTML
5 4 (23.53%) Struts
5 4 (23.53%) Web Services
5 4 (23.53%) Apache CXF
5 4 (23.53%) Struts2
6 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
6 3 (17.65%) CSS
7 2 (11.76%) J2EE
7 2 (11.76%) EJB
7 2 (11.76%) XML
7 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (5.88%) HTML5
8 1 (5.88%) RESTful
8 1 (5.88%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) GIS
3 1 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) UNIX
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
3 5 (29.41%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) UML
4 4 (23.53%) OO
4 4 (23.53%) OOD
4 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
6 2 (11.76%) SOA
6 2 (11.76%) TDD
6 2 (11.76%) System Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Coaching
7 1 (5.88%) User Stories
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.88%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) XPath
4 1 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) IBM
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