The first table below looks at the demand for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Surrey 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 64 53 85
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +32
Contract jobs citing Spring 33 35 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.21% 2.73% 1.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.01% 10.39% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 9
Average daily rate £420 £400 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.06 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +4.80%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
412 337 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 27.60% 26.27% 28.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 170 252
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 22 16
Average hourly rate £28.00 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.60 £32.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £48.18 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Spring
South East

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

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

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +8 13 £450 +28.57% 5
Reigate -10 5 £425 - 1
Staines - - - - 1
Thames Ditton - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Woking - - - - 6
Leatherhead - - - - 1
Redhill - - - - 3
Camberley - - - -
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - - 1
Spring
South East

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 56 (88.89%) Java
2 41 (65.08%) Hibernate
3 31 (49.21%) MVC
4 26 (41.27%) Oracle
5 24 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (30.16%) Scrum
7 18 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 17 (26.98%) E-Commerce
9 16 (25.40%) HTML
9 16 (25.40%) J2EE
9 16 (25.40%) Finance
10 15 (23.81%) TDD
10 15 (23.81%) NHibernate
10 15 (23.81%) SQL
10 15 (23.81%) .NET
10 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
10 15 (23.81%) ASP.NET
10 15 (23.81%) Struts
10 15 (23.81%) Linux
10 15 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (23.81%) Dependency Injection
11 13 (20.63%) Web Services
11 13 (20.63%) XML
11 13 (20.63%) Maven
11 13 (20.63%) Ajax
12 12 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (19.05%) JSP
13 11 (17.46%) PL/SQL
13 11 (17.46%) jQuery
13 11 (17.46%) JSF

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 5 (7.94%) Tomcat
1 5 (7.94%) Liferay
1 5 (7.94%) Apache ServiceMix
2 4 (6.35%) Confluence
2 4 (6.35%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.76%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.76%) Apache
4 2 (3.17%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) SAN
1 4 (6.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.29%) MySQL
2 9 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 8 (12.70%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 8 (12.70%) Oracle9i Database
3 8 (12.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (9.52%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.17%) Apache Accumulo
5 2 (3.17%) Big Data
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (20.63%) Maven
2 10 (15.87%) Eclipse
3 8 (12.70%) Jenkins
3 8 (12.70%) Mockito
3 8 (12.70%) Subversion
4 7 (11.11%) DbUnit
5 6 (9.52%) TestNG
6 5 (7.94%) JIRA
7 4 (6.35%) JUnit
8 3 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (3.17%) SoapUI
9 2 (3.17%) Ant
10 1 (1.59%) Toad
10 1 (1.59%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (1.59%) Bugzilla
10 1 (1.59%) NetBeans
10 1 (1.59%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
10 1 (1.59%) Hudson
General
1 16 (25.40%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.59%) Publishing
2 1 (1.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (90.48%) Developer
2 38 (60.32%) Java Developer
3 13 (20.63%) Senior Developer
4 11 (17.46%) Web Developer
5 9 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 9 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
6 7 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 7 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Senior Software Developer
7 6 (9.52%) J2EE Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Technical Architect
8 5 (7.94%) Applications Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Architect
8 5 (7.94%) .NET Applications Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Web Applications Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.17%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 2 (3.17%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 2 (3.17%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (65.08%) Hibernate
2 16 (25.40%) HTML
2 16 (25.40%) J2EE
3 15 (23.81%) NHibernate
3 15 (23.81%) .NET
3 15 (23.81%) ASP.NET
3 15 (23.81%) Struts
3 15 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (20.63%) Web Services
4 13 (20.63%) XML
4 13 (20.63%) Ajax
5 12 (19.05%) JSP
6 11 (17.46%) jQuery
6 11 (17.46%) JSF
7 10 (15.87%) Java EE
8 9 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (12.70%) Spring MVC
9 8 (12.70%) CSS
9 8 (12.70%) JDBC
9 8 (12.70%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.76%) Open Source
2 1 (1.59%) iPhone
2 1 (1.59%) Telematics
2 1 (1.59%) iPad
2 1 (1.59%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.81%) Linux
2 7 (11.11%) Windows XP
2 7 (11.11%) Windows
3 6 (9.52%) Windows 7
3 6 (9.52%) Windows NT
4 5 (7.94%) UNIX
5 2 (3.17%) Android
6 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (49.21%) MVC
2 24 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (30.16%) Scrum
4 17 (26.98%) E-Commerce
5 15 (23.81%) TDD
5 15 (23.81%) Dependency Injection
6 12 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (14.29%) Project Management
7 9 (14.29%) Web Application Development
8 8 (12.70%) Software Engineering
9 7 (11.11%) SOA
9 7 (11.11%) Configuration Management
9 7 (11.11%) OO
9 7 (11.11%) Pair Programming
10 4 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (4.76%) Data Modelling
12 2 (3.17%) Cyber Security
12 2 (3.17%) Analytics
12 2 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (3.17%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 56 (88.89%) Java
2 15 (23.81%) SQL
2 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 11 (17.46%) PL/SQL
4 7 (11.11%) C#
5 3 (4.76%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (41.27%) Oracle
2 3 (4.76%) Atomikos
3 2 (3.17%) hybris
3 2 (3.17%) JBoss
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.59%) HP
4 1 (1.59%) Google
4 1 (1.59%) Talend