The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 44 32 33
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Contract jobs citing Spring 3 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.78% 4.68% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.26% 11.84% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 2
Average daily rate
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£263 £335 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.64% -4.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £300 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £417 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +18.64%
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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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
92 152 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 23.83% 39.48% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 114 37
Average daily rate £350 £365 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.82% +6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 11 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Web Services
2 9 (81.82%) RESTful
3 8 (72.73%) Mockito
3 8 (72.73%) BDD
3 8 (72.73%) JUnit
3 8 (72.73%) TDD
3 8 (72.73%) Scrum
3 8 (72.73%) SOA
4 7 (63.64%) SOAP
4 7 (63.64%) Cucumber
4 7 (63.64%) Selenium
5 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (54.55%) Automated Testing
5 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
6 5 (45.45%) Open Source
6 5 (45.45%) OpenID
6 5 (45.45%) Subversion
6 5 (45.45%) Change Control
6 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
6 5 (45.45%) OAuth2
6 5 (45.45%) OO
6 5 (45.45%) Hibernate
6 5 (45.45%) SAML
7 4 (36.36%) Internet
7 4 (36.36%) Linux
7 4 (36.36%) Apache
7 4 (36.36%) J2EE
7 4 (36.36%) PHP

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (36.36%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (9.09%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Hadoop
1 3 (27.27%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) JUnit
1 8 (72.73%) Mockito
2 7 (63.64%) Cucumber
2 7 (63.64%) Selenium
3 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
4 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
4 5 (45.45%) Subversion
5 1 (9.09%) Maven
5 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (90.91%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Hybris Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) Web Services
1 9 (81.82%) RESTful
2 7 (63.64%) SOAP
3 5 (45.45%) OpenID
3 5 (45.45%) OAuth2
3 5 (45.45%) SAML
3 5 (45.45%) Hibernate
4 4 (36.36%) J2EE
5 2 (18.18%) JSP
5 2 (18.18%) Spring MVC
6 1 (9.09%) JPA
6 1 (9.09%) Apache CXF
6 1 (9.09%) Apache Camel
6 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (9.09%) PostGIS
6 1 (9.09%) HTML
6 1 (9.09%) CSS
6 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (9.09%) XML
6 1 (9.09%) XSD
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) TDD
2 8 (72.73%) SOA
2 8 (72.73%) Scrum
2 8 (72.73%) BDD
3 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (54.55%) Automated Testing
4 5 (45.45%) OO
4 5 (45.45%) Change Control
4 5 (45.45%) Open Source
5 4 (36.36%) Web Development
6 2 (18.18%) B2B
6 2 (18.18%) B2C
6 2 (18.18%) Mobile Commerce
6 2 (18.18%) MVC
6 2 (18.18%) SDLC
6 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
7 1 (9.09%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) WSO2
2 2 (18.18%) hybris
3 1 (9.09%) Apigee