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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 31 47 28
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Contract jobs citing Spring 13 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 4.59% 0.59% 3.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.21% 1.40% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.40% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +18.64%
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
116 143 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 40.99% 42.31% 43.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 114 74
Average daily rate £350 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 2 1
Average hourly rate £42.75 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.14% -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.13 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.78% -

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 27 August 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
Templecombe - 9 - -
Bath - 2 - - 2
Bridgwater - 1 £375 -
Spring
South West

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 26 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (76.92%) Web Services
3 19 (73.08%) Security Cleared
4 18 (69.23%) Software Engineering
4 18 (69.23%) UML
4 18 (69.23%) SC Cleared
5 17 (65.38%) Management Information System
5 17 (65.38%) C++
5 17 (65.38%) Requirements Analysis
5 17 (65.38%) Information Management
6 16 (61.54%) Luciad
6 16 (61.54%) Apache Camel
7 12 (46.15%) Apache CXF
8 11 (42.31%) Aerospace
9 8 (30.77%) Hibernate
10 7 (26.92%) JSP
11 5 (19.23%) JUnit
12 4 (15.38%) SQL
12 4 (15.38%) Maven
13 3 (11.54%) Java EE
13 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (11.54%) GWT
13 3 (11.54%) Google
13 3 (11.54%) J2EE
13 3 (11.54%) Oracle
13 3 (11.54%) Ant
13 3 (11.54%) HTML
13 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
13 3 (11.54%) Linux
13 3 (11.54%) Scrum

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 3 (11.54%) JBoss
1 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) MySQL
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) JUnit
2 4 (15.38%) Maven
3 3 (11.54%) Eclipse
3 3 (11.54%) Ant
4 2 (7.69%) ClearCase
4 2 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (7.69%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.69%) IntelliJ
4 2 (7.69%) ClearQuest
5 1 (3.85%) Subversion
5 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.85%) EasyMock
5 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.85%) Mockito
General
1 11 (42.31%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Software Engineer
1 16 (61.54%) Java Software Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Developer
3 8 (30.77%) Java Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (3.85%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (76.92%) Web Services
2 16 (61.54%) Apache Camel
3 12 (46.15%) Apache CXF
4 8 (30.77%) Hibernate
5 7 (26.92%) JSP
6 3 (11.54%) HTML
6 3 (11.54%) J2EE
6 3 (11.54%) Java EE
6 3 (11.54%) GWT
7 2 (7.69%) CSS
7 2 (7.69%) SOAP
7 2 (7.69%) Struts
7 2 (7.69%) JSF
8 1 (3.85%) Ajax
8 1 (3.85%) XML
8 1 (3.85%) jQuery
8 1 (3.85%) Ext JS
8 1 (3.85%) JSTL
8 1 (3.85%) Spring MVC
8 1 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) UML
1 18 (69.23%) Software Engineering
2 17 (65.38%) Information Management
2 17 (65.38%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (11.54%) SDLC
3 3 (11.54%) Scrum
3 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) TDD
4 2 (7.69%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (3.85%) Software Architecture
5 1 (3.85%) Build Automation
5 1 (3.85%) Web Application Development
5 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.85%) System Testing
5 1 (3.85%) MVC
5 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (65.38%) C++
3 4 (15.38%) SQL
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (73.08%) Security Cleared
2 18 (69.23%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
1 1 (3.85%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Luciad
2 3 (11.54%) Google
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle