The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Southampton region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 31 31 35
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Spring 13 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.68% 1.93% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.48% 10.00% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 2
Average daily rate
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£365 £353 £483
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.54% -26.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £350 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £370 £609
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £26.31 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+34.91% -34.21%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
124 60 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 35.13% 19.29% 22.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 35 30
Average daily rate £375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £383 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
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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 31 July 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 18 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (66.67%) Web Services
3 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 11 (61.11%) Maven
4 9 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 9 (50.00%) Ajax
4 9 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 8 (44.44%) Apache
5 8 (44.44%) CSS
5 8 (44.44%) TDD
6 7 (38.89%) Scrum
6 7 (38.89%) MVC
6 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (33.33%) JPA
7 6 (33.33%) Cucumber
7 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (33.33%) JSON
7 6 (33.33%) Spring MVC
7 6 (33.33%) Selenium
8 5 (27.78%) jQuery
8 5 (27.78%) JUnit
8 5 (27.78%) JSP
8 5 (27.78%) SQL
8 5 (27.78%) HTML
8 5 (27.78%) Oracle
8 5 (27.78%) XML
8 5 (27.78%) Linux
8 5 (27.78%) Puppet
8 5 (27.78%) PostGIS

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (44.44%) Apache
3 3 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon S3
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 3 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Maven
2 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 6 (33.33%) Selenium
4 5 (27.78%) JUnit
4 5 (27.78%) Mockito
5 3 (16.67%) Grunt
5 3 (16.67%) Subversion
5 3 (16.67%) RSpec
6 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
6 1 (5.56%) HttpUnit
6 1 (5.56%) JIRA
6 1 (5.56%) Ant
6 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
6 1 (5.56%) QUnit
General
1 1 (5.56%) Back Office
1 1 (5.56%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.56%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) Web Services
2 9 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 9 (50.00%) Ajax
3 8 (44.44%) CSS
4 6 (33.33%) JSON
4 6 (33.33%) Spring MVC
4 6 (33.33%) JPA
5 5 (27.78%) RESTful
5 5 (27.78%) jQuery
5 5 (27.78%) PostGIS
5 5 (27.78%) HTML
5 5 (27.78%) JSP
5 5 (27.78%) XML
6 4 (22.22%) SOAP
6 4 (22.22%) Struts
7 3 (16.67%) Servlets
7 3 (16.67%) Flash
7 3 (16.67%) JTS
7 3 (16.67%) Java EE
8 2 (11.11%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Open Source
2 3 (16.67%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) CentOS
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) TDD
2 7 (38.89%) Scrum
2 7 (38.89%) MVC
2 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) SOA
4 3 (16.67%) Kanban
4 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 3 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (5.56%) BDD
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) BC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) VirtualBox
2 3 (16.67%) vCloud
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Puppet
2 4 (22.22%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) EMC
2 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
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