The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 44 30 19
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -11
Contract jobs citing Spring 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.50% 0.67% 4.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.32% 1.61% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £379 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.61% +8.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.00 £40.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+39.87% +16.42%
Spring
West Midlands

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 Shropshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
94 62 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 28.23% 41.33% 34.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 37 16
Average daily rate £400 £360 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -15.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Telford -16 2 - - 1
Spring
West Midlands

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) JBoss
3 5 (55.56%) Puppet
3 5 (55.56%) Spring Boot
4 4 (44.44%) Docker
4 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
4 4 (44.44%) Hadoop
4 4 (44.44%) Cloudera
4 4 (44.44%) User Stories
4 4 (44.44%) MVC
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) Web Development
4 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 4 (44.44%) Pentaho
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) SOAP
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) J2EE
5 3 (33.33%) JUnit
5 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
5 3 (33.33%) EJB
5 3 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) XML
5 3 (33.33%) Unix
5 3 (33.33%) Apache
5 3 (33.33%) J2SE
5 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 (77.78%) JBoss
2 3 (33.33%) Apache
2 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
1 3 (33.33%) SSL
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Hadoop
1 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
1 4 (44.44%) Pentaho
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 3 (33.33%) IntelliJ
2 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (33.33%) JUnit
2 3 (33.33%) Selenium
3 2 (22.22%) Maven
4 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (11.11%) ClearCase
4 1 (11.11%) ClearQuest
4 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Digital Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Software Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) Spring Boot
3 4 (44.44%) J2EE
3 4 (44.44%) SOAP
4 3 (33.33%) EJB
4 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 3 (33.33%) HTML5
4 3 (33.33%) J2SE
4 3 (33.33%) JSON
4 3 (33.33%) Play Framework
4 3 (33.33%) REST
4 3 (33.33%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) ELK Stack
5 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (11.11%) Swagger
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 4 (44.44%) User Stories
2 4 (44.44%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) Microservices
3 3 (33.33%) Open Source
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) Haskell
3 3 (33.33%) Scala
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Grafana
2 1 (11.11%) Graphite
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cloudera
2 3 (33.33%) Adobe
2 3 (33.33%) webMethods
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
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