The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 9 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Spring 4 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 8.00% 13.79% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.67% 35.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Average daily rate £364 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.19% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.00 £40.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+39.87% +16.42%
Spring
Scotland

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 Stirling region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15 34 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 30.00% 39.08% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 2
Average daily rate £375 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) Spring Integration
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (60.00%) Mockito
3 3 (60.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 3 (60.00%) Maven
3 3 (60.00%) AOP
3 3 (60.00%) JSON
3 3 (60.00%) jMock
3 3 (60.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Ext JS
3 3 (60.00%) JPA
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) ClearCase
3 3 (60.00%) JMS
3 3 (60.00%) ETL
3 3 (60.00%) JAXB
3 3 (60.00%) Control-M
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) JDBC

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 1 (20.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) HBase
2 1 (20.00%) Mahout
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (60.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (60.00%) jMock
1 3 (60.00%) JUnit
1 3 (60.00%) Maven
1 3 (60.00%) Mockito
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (80.00%) Spring Integration
1 4 (80.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) Ext JS
2 3 (60.00%) JAXB
2 3 (60.00%) JDBC
2 3 (60.00%) JMS
2 3 (60.00%) JPA
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) Java SE
4 1 (20.00%) JSP
4 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) AOP
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) ETL
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) Scala
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Control-M
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Sybase
3 1 (20.00%) Cloudera
3 1 (20.00%) Hortonworks
3 1 (20.00%) MapR