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 29 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 47 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing Spring 104 108 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.46% 3.97% 4.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.51% 13.30% 14.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 65 52
Average daily rate
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£381 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.90% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +3.44%
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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UK

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
630 812 708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.93% 29.82% 28.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 489 330
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 6
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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 29 June 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 29 June 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -4 47 £375 +8.69% 10
Edinburgh 0 33 £375 - 4
Stirling +6 10 £388 +14.88% 1
West Lothian -14 3 £375 -
Dundee - 1 £350 - 2
Spring
UK

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 226 (98.26%) Java
2 131 (56.96%) Hibernate
3 121 (52.61%) Agile Software Development
4 98 (42.61%) SQL
5 84 (36.52%) Finance
6 82 (35.65%) Relational Database
7 79 (34.35%) Banking
8 65 (28.26%) JavaScript
8 65 (28.26%) UNIX
8 65 (28.26%) JMS
9 59 (25.65%) Web Services
10 58 (25.22%) Oracle
11 55 (23.91%) JUnit
12 52 (22.61%) OO
13 50 (21.74%) TDD
14 48 (20.87%) XML
15 47 (20.43%) Sybase
15 47 (20.43%) RDBMS
16 43 (18.70%) Perl
16 43 (18.70%) Investment Banking
16 43 (18.70%) SDLC
17 41 (17.83%) Linux
18 40 (17.39%) CSS
19 36 (15.65%) J2EE
20 35 (15.22%) RESTful
21 34 (14.78%) JSP
22 32 (13.91%) HTML
23 31 (13.48%) DB2
23 31 (13.48%) Tomcat
23 31 (13.48%) SOA

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 31 (13.48%) Tomcat
2 23 (10.00%) JBoss
3 12 (5.22%) WebSphere
4 9 (3.91%) FileNet
4 9 (3.91%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.17%) Apache
5 5 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (2.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (2.17%) GlassFish
6 4 (1.74%) SAS
6 4 (1.74%) Confluence
7 3 (1.30%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.87%) CMS
8 2 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.87%) Mule
8 2 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.87%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.43%) Documentum
9 1 (0.43%) IIS
9 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (1.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.43%) FileNet Content Manager
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.87%) Intranet
2 1 (0.43%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.43%) HTTP
2 1 (0.43%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (35.65%) Relational Database
2 47 (20.43%) RDBMS
3 31 (13.48%) DB2
4 20 (8.70%) SQL Server
5 15 (6.52%) Oracle Database
6 10 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (4.35%) MySQL
7 9 (3.91%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (2.17%) NoSQL
8 5 (2.17%) Big Data
9 3 (1.30%) KDB
9 3 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.30%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.87%) SQLPlus
10 2 (0.87%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 55 (23.91%) JUnit
2 30 (13.04%) Maven
3 22 (9.57%) Selenium
4 16 (6.96%) JIRA
4 16 (6.96%) Cucumber
5 15 (6.52%) Subversion
6 14 (6.09%) FitNesse
6 14 (6.09%) Eclipse
7 12 (5.22%) CruiseControl
8 10 (4.35%) Mockito
9 8 (3.48%) Git (software)
10 7 (3.04%) Jenkins
10 7 (3.04%) Ant
10 7 (3.04%) NetBeans
10 7 (3.04%) jMock
10 7 (3.04%) Oracle APEX
11 5 (2.17%) Mercurial
12 4 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (1.74%) Gradle
13 3 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 84 (36.52%) Finance
2 79 (34.35%) Banking
3 43 (18.70%) Investment Banking
4 25 (10.87%) Front Office
5 3 (1.30%) Legal
5 3 (1.30%) Retail
6 2 (0.87%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 186 (80.87%) Developer
2 170 (73.91%) Java Developer
3 61 (26.52%) Senior Developer
4 60 (26.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 19 (8.26%) Designer
6 18 (7.83%) Solutions Designer
7 10 (4.35%) Architect
8 6 (2.61%) Lead Developer
8 6 (2.61%) Senior Designer
8 6 (2.61%) Lead Java Developer
9 5 (2.17%) Software Engineer
10 4 (1.74%) Web Developer
11 3 (1.30%) Technical Architect
11 3 (1.30%) Software Developer
11 3 (1.30%) Project Manager
11 3 (1.30%) Tester
11 3 (1.30%) Lead Designer
11 3 (1.30%) Test Engineer
11 3 (1.30%) Software Test Engineer
11 3 (1.30%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (56.96%) Hibernate
2 65 (28.26%) JMS
3 59 (25.65%) Web Services
4 48 (20.87%) XML
5 40 (17.39%) CSS
6 36 (15.65%) J2EE
7 35 (15.22%) RESTful
8 34 (14.78%) JSP
9 32 (13.91%) HTML
10 29 (12.61%) JPA
11 28 (12.17%) J2SE
11 28 (12.17%) Java EE
12 26 (11.30%) jQuery
13 25 (10.87%) Ajax
14 22 (9.57%) JDBC
15 21 (9.13%) HTML5
15 21 (9.13%) REST
16 20 (8.70%) SOAP
16 20 (8.70%) iBATIS
17 19 (8.26%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.52%) Equity Derivative
3 10 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.04%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (1.74%) Derivative
6 3 (1.30%) GIS
6 3 (1.30%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.30%) Equities
6 3 (1.30%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.30%) User Experience
7 2 (0.87%) Reference Data
7 2 (0.87%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.87%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.43%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.43%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.43%) Clustering
8 1 (0.43%) Social Media
8 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.43%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 65 (28.26%) UNIX
2 41 (17.83%) Linux
3 1 (0.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (52.61%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (22.61%) OO
3 50 (21.74%) TDD
4 43 (18.70%) SDLC
5 31 (13.48%) SOA
6 25 (10.87%) MVC
6 25 (10.87%) Unit Testing
6 25 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (10.43%) OOD
8 22 (9.57%) Software Engineering
8 22 (9.57%) Performance Tuning
9 20 (8.70%) Multithreading
10 19 (8.26%) Web Application Development
11 17 (7.39%) Database Tuning
11 17 (7.39%) Pair Programming
11 17 (7.39%) Scrum
12 14 (6.09%) UML
13 13 (5.65%) Workflow
14 9 (3.91%) Mentoring
15 8 (3.48%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 226 (98.26%) Java
2 98 (42.61%) SQL
3 65 (28.26%) JavaScript
4 43 (18.70%) Perl
5 28 (12.17%) PL/SQL
6 13 (5.65%) Shell Script
7 5 (2.17%) Jython
7 5 (2.17%) Groovy
8 4 (1.74%) Scala
9 3 (1.30%) C#
10 1 (0.43%) C
10 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.43%) Clojure
10 1 (0.43%) ClojureScript
10 1 (0.43%) Ruby
10 1 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (1.74%) Degree
2 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.43%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 58 (25.22%) Oracle
2 47 (20.43%) Sybase
3 5 (2.17%) IBM
4 4 (1.74%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.87%) TIBCO
5 2 (0.87%) Perforce
5 2 (0.87%) GoldenSource
5 2 (0.87%) Google
5 2 (0.87%) Sencha
6 1 (0.43%) Alterian
6 1 (0.43%) CA
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