The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 48 47 35
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Contract jobs citing Spring 104 95 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.26% 3.44% 3.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.07% 12.04% 15.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 50 42
Average daily rate
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£388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £284 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £428 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £65.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+52.77% +55.67%
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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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
647 789 609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.28% 28.59% 24.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 436 284
Average daily rate £350 £375 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 10
Average hourly rate £40.38 £42.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.85% +29.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £23.60 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 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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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
Glasgow +5 50 £350 -6.66% 11
Edinburgh -11 26 £375 - 8
Stirling +4 8 £410 +13.17%
West Lothian -13 2 £375 -
Dundee - 1 £350 - 3
Spring
UK

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 214 (97.27%) Java
2 134 (60.91%) Hibernate
3 103 (46.82%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (41.82%) SQL
5 84 (38.18%) Finance
6 73 (33.18%) Relational Database
7 72 (32.73%) Banking
8 65 (29.55%) JavaScript
9 60 (27.27%) Oracle
10 59 (26.82%) Web Services
11 56 (25.45%) JMS
12 54 (24.55%) OO
13 53 (24.09%) UNIX
14 49 (22.27%) JUnit
15 45 (20.45%) TDD
16 43 (19.55%) RDBMS
17 42 (19.09%) Sybase
18 41 (18.64%) Investment Banking
19 39 (17.73%) J2EE
19 39 (17.73%) CSS
20 38 (17.27%) XML
20 38 (17.27%) RESTful
21 37 (16.82%) Linux
21 37 (16.82%) SDLC
22 36 (16.36%) JPA
23 35 (15.91%) Perl
24 33 (15.00%) Maven
25 32 (14.55%) HTML
26 31 (14.09%) JSP
27 30 (13.64%) Analytical Skills

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 29 (13.18%) Tomcat
2 26 (11.82%) JBoss
3 12 (5.45%) WebSphere
4 9 (4.09%) FileNet
5 6 (2.73%) Apache
5 6 (2.73%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.82%) CMS
6 4 (1.82%) Confluence
7 3 (1.36%) Mule
7 3 (1.36%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.91%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.91%) GlassFish
8 2 (0.91%) IIS
8 2 (0.91%) SAS
8 2 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.91%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.45%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.45%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (0.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.91%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.91%) Intranet
2 1 (0.45%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.45%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (33.18%) Relational Database
2 43 (19.55%) RDBMS
3 28 (12.73%) DB2
4 19 (8.64%) SQL Server
5 14 (6.36%) Oracle Database
6 8 (3.64%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (3.18%) MySQL
8 5 (2.27%) Big Data
9 4 (1.82%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.36%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.36%) KDB
10 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.91%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.91%) SQLPlus
12 1 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.45%) QlikView
12 1 (0.45%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 49 (22.27%) JUnit
2 33 (15.00%) Maven
3 16 (7.27%) Eclipse
4 15 (6.82%) Selenium
4 15 (6.82%) Subversion
4 15 (6.82%) Cucumber
5 13 (5.91%) FitNesse
5 13 (5.91%) JIRA
6 12 (5.45%) Mockito
7 10 (4.55%) CruiseControl
8 9 (4.09%) Ant
9 8 (3.64%) Git (software)
10 7 (3.18%) NetBeans
10 7 (3.18%) jMock
11 6 (2.73%) Jenkins
12 5 (2.27%) Mercurial
13 4 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (1.82%) Oracle APEX
13 4 (1.82%) Gradle
14 3 (1.36%) Toad
General
1 84 (38.18%) Finance
2 72 (32.73%) Banking
3 41 (18.64%) Investment Banking
4 27 (12.27%) Front Office
5 8 (3.64%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.82%) Retail
7 3 (1.36%) Legal
8 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 189 (85.91%) Developer
2 173 (78.64%) Java Developer
3 61 (27.73%) Senior Developer
4 60 (27.27%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (5.91%) Designer
6 12 (5.45%) Solutions Designer
7 9 (4.09%) Architect
8 8 (3.64%) Lead Developer
8 8 (3.64%) Lead Java Developer
9 5 (2.27%) SQL Developer
9 5 (2.27%) Web Developer
10 4 (1.82%) Technical Leader
10 4 (1.82%) Technical Developer
10 4 (1.82%) FileNet Developer
11 3 (1.36%) UI Developer
11 3 (1.36%) UI Programmer
11 3 (1.36%) Team Leader
11 3 (1.36%) Software Developer
11 3 (1.36%) PL/SQL Developer
11 3 (1.36%) Lead Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (60.91%) Hibernate
2 59 (26.82%) Web Services
3 56 (25.45%) JMS
4 39 (17.73%) J2EE
4 39 (17.73%) CSS
5 38 (17.27%) XML
5 38 (17.27%) RESTful
6 36 (16.36%) JPA
7 32 (14.55%) HTML
8 31 (14.09%) JSP
9 26 (11.82%) REST
9 26 (11.82%) J2SE
10 25 (11.36%) jQuery
11 23 (10.45%) HTML5
11 23 (10.45%) SOAP
11 23 (10.45%) Ajax
12 22 (10.00%) Spring MVC
13 21 (9.55%) Java EE
14 19 (8.64%) JDBC
15 17 (7.73%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.45%) Equity Derivative
3 6 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.82%) Digital Media
4 4 (1.82%) Derivative
5 3 (1.36%) Reference Data
5 3 (1.36%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.36%) User Experience
5 3 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.36%) GIS
6 2 (0.91%) Fixed Income
6 2 (0.91%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.91%) Equities
7 1 (0.45%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.45%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.45%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.45%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.45%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 53 (24.09%) UNIX
2 37 (16.82%) Linux
3 3 (1.36%) Windows
4 1 (0.45%) Android
4 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (46.82%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (24.55%) OO
3 45 (20.45%) TDD
4 37 (16.82%) SDLC
5 29 (13.18%) MVC
6 26 (11.82%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (10.91%) SOA
7 24 (10.91%) Software Engineering
8 23 (10.45%) Unit Testing
9 22 (10.00%) OOD
10 17 (7.73%) Web Application Development
11 16 (7.27%) Performance Tuning
11 16 (7.27%) Multithreading
12 14 (6.36%) UML
13 13 (5.91%) Scrum
13 13 (5.91%) Database Tuning
14 11 (5.00%) Pair Programming
14 11 (5.00%) Workflow
15 9 (4.09%) Data Modelling
15 9 (4.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 214 (97.27%) Java
2 92 (41.82%) SQL
3 65 (29.55%) JavaScript
4 35 (15.91%) Perl
5 27 (12.27%) PL/SQL
6 13 (5.91%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.82%) Scala
8 3 (1.36%) C#
9 2 (0.91%) Groovy
9 2 (0.91%) Jython
10 1 (0.45%) Ruby
10 1 (0.45%) PHP
10 1 (0.45%) C
10 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (2.27%) Degree
2 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.36%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 60 (27.27%) Oracle
2 42 (19.09%) Sybase
3 5 (2.27%) IBM
4 4 (1.82%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.91%) TIBCO
5 2 (0.91%) Perforce
5 2 (0.91%) GoldenSource
5 2 (0.91%) Google
5 2 (0.91%) Sencha
6 1 (0.45%) Alterian
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