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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 28 35 36
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing Spring 16 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 4.16% 0.63% 1.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 3.39% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £355 £508
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.45% -30.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £355 £402
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £355 £614
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.33% +6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -28.04%
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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
144 59 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 37.40% 18.44% 22.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 35 29
Average daily rate £353 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £22.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -8.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 September 2014, 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 28 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (64.29%) Maven
3 18 (64.29%) JavaScript
4 17 (60.71%) Web Services
4 17 (60.71%) TDD
5 16 (57.14%) Hibernate
6 15 (53.57%) Jenkins
7 14 (50.00%) Cucumber
7 14 (50.00%) Selenium
7 14 (50.00%) Ajax
7 14 (50.00%) JSON
8 12 (42.86%) JUnit
8 12 (42.86%) RESTful
9 11 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (39.29%) Mockito
9 11 (39.29%) MVC
10 10 (35.71%) Scrum
10 10 (35.71%) CSS
10 10 (35.71%) Tomcat
10 10 (35.71%) JPA
10 10 (35.71%) Spring MVC
11 9 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
12 8 (28.57%) Amazon S3
12 8 (28.57%) Puppet
12 8 (28.57%) Apache
12 8 (28.57%) XML
12 8 (28.57%) Oracle
13 7 (25.00%) HTML

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 10 (35.71%) Tomcat
2 8 (28.57%) Apache
3 3 (10.71%) Node.js
4 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.57%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (28.57%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
3 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.71%) MySQL
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (64.29%) Maven
2 15 (53.57%) Jenkins
3 14 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 14 (50.00%) Selenium
4 12 (42.86%) JUnit
5 11 (39.29%) Mockito
6 4 (14.29%) Subversion
6 4 (14.29%) QUnit
7 3 (10.71%) JIRA
7 3 (10.71%) RSpec
7 3 (10.71%) Grunt
8 2 (7.14%) Ant
8 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
9 1 (3.57%) JMeter
9 1 (3.57%) FitNesse
9 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (3.57%) HttpUnit
9 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
9 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (3.57%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Developer
2 17 (60.71%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 3 (10.71%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (60.71%) Web Services
2 16 (57.14%) Hibernate
3 14 (50.00%) Ajax
3 14 (50.00%) JSON
4 12 (42.86%) RESTful
5 10 (35.71%) Spring MVC
5 10 (35.71%) JPA
5 10 (35.71%) CSS
6 8 (28.57%) XML
7 7 (25.00%) HTML
8 6 (21.43%) SOAP
8 6 (21.43%) PostGIS
9 5 (17.86%) JSP
10 4 (14.29%) Struts
10 4 (14.29%) jQuery
10 4 (14.29%) Dojo
11 3 (10.71%) JTS
11 3 (10.71%) Java EE
11 3 (10.71%) Servlets
11 3 (10.71%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Open Source
2 3 (10.71%) Linked Data
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) CentOS
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (60.71%) TDD
3 11 (39.29%) MVC
3 11 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (35.71%) Scrum
5 6 (21.43%) BDD
6 4 (14.29%) Kanban
6 4 (14.29%) Web Development
6 4 (14.29%) SOA
7 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.57%) Functional Testing
8 1 (3.57%) User Stories
8 1 (3.57%) OO
8 1 (3.57%) Migration
8 1 (3.57%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.86%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) BC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) VirtualBox
2 4 (14.29%) Docker
3 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) Puppet
2 7 (25.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) VMware
3 3 (10.71%) EMC
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
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