The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 32 58 25
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -33
Contract jobs citing Spring 12 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 3.28% 0.66% 5.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.59% 2.33% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £350 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £350 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £35.50 £27.81
% change year-on-year
+54.92% +27.64%
Spring
South West

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 Somerset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
158 129 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 43.17% 28.35% 24.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 97 29
Average daily rate £340 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £385 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 2 1
Average hourly rate £47.00 £36.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.55% +89.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
(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
Templecombe - 8 - -
Bath +4 4 £363 +3.57% 1
Spring
South West

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 24 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (54.17%) Web Services
3 12 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 11 (45.83%) C++
4 11 (45.83%) UML
5 10 (41.67%) Management Information System
5 10 (41.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 10 (41.67%) Hibernate
5 10 (41.67%) Information Management
5 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering
6 9 (37.50%) JSP
7 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (33.33%) Unit Testing
7 8 (33.33%) hybris
7 8 (33.33%) BDD
8 7 (29.17%) Apache Camel
8 7 (29.17%) Google
8 7 (29.17%) GWT
9 6 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
9 6 (25.00%) TDD
9 6 (25.00%) Luciad
9 6 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
9 6 (25.00%) Rational Rhapsody
10 5 (20.83%) Bitbucket
10 5 (20.83%) Scrum
10 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
10 5 (20.83%) JIRA
10 5 (20.83%) J2EE
10 5 (20.83%) ClearQuest

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (8.33%) JBoss
1 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
1 6 (25.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 5 (20.83%) Bitbucket
2 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.83%) JIRA
2 5 (20.83%) ClearQuest
2 5 (20.83%) ClearCase
3 3 (12.50%) Maven
4 2 (8.33%) Ant
4 2 (8.33%) JUnit
5 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (4.17%) Electronics
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
1 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.17%) Marketing
1 1 (4.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 12 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (37.50%) Software Engineer
4 6 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) Hybris Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) Web Services
2 10 (41.67%) Hibernate
3 9 (37.50%) JSP
4 7 (29.17%) Apache Camel
4 7 (29.17%) GWT
5 5 (20.83%) J2EE
6 3 (12.50%) HTML
7 2 (8.33%) JSF
7 2 (8.33%) Java EE
7 2 (8.33%) Apache CXF
7 2 (8.33%) CSS
7 2 (8.33%) Struts
8 1 (4.17%) XML
8 1 (4.17%) SOAP
8 1 (4.17%) Ext JS
8 1 (4.17%) JPA
8 1 (4.17%) JSTL
8 1 (4.17%) jQuery
8 1 (4.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) UNIX
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) UML
2 10 (41.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 10 (41.67%) Information Management
2 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 8 (33.33%) BDD
4 6 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
4 6 (25.00%) TDD
5 5 (20.83%) Scrum
5 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.50%) Feature Driven Development
7 2 (8.33%) Software Architecture
8 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
8 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) C++
3 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) hybris
2 7 (29.17%) Google
3 6 (25.00%) Luciad
4 3 (12.50%) ATG
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (4.17%) SAP