The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Spring 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 2.70% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.38% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £440 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.75 £47.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.97% +25.33%
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 Solihull region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
26 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 17.57% 10.67% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 12
Median daily rate £440 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.38% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.55 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.53% +7.14%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Solihull region citing Spring as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Spring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Solihull region with a requirement for Spring.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) Servlets
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (75.00%) Sun Certification
2 3 (75.00%) ClearQuest
2 3 (75.00%) Toad
2 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (75.00%) UML
2 3 (75.00%) OOP
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) PVCS
2 3 (75.00%) Ant
2 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle OWB
1 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Ant
2 3 (75.00%) Artifactory
2 3 (75.00%) ClearQuest
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 3 (75.00%) PVCS
2 3 (75.00%) Toad
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) Servlets
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Apache CXF
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) OC4J
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) Defect Tracking
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) OOP
1 3 (75.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle