The table below looks at the statistics for Spring Batch skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring Batch over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spring Batch
Rank 596 570 579
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +9
Contract jobs citing Spring Batch 16 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.030% 0.043%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 20
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.30% +0.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £389 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £458 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £377 £408 £400
% change year-on-year
-7.42% +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £85.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15650 15213 15616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.17% 28.83% 27.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10137 9787 9367
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 266 374
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

Spring Batch
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Spring Batch Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Spring Batch
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Spring Batch within the UK.

Spring Batch Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Spring Batch
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring Batch within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Spring Batch Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Spring Batch
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring Batch within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -9 15 £419 +1.82% 4
South West -41 8 £375 -7.97% 1
London +14 5 £425 -15.00% 2
City of London - 1 £425 - 1
Bristol - 1 £325 - 1
Tyne and Wear - - - - 1
North East - - - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - - 1

Spring Batch
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Spring Batch 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 Batch.

1 36 (97.30%) Java
1 36 (97.30%) Spring
2 23 (62.16%) Hibernate
3 15 (40.54%) J2EE
3 15 (40.54%) Oracle
4 14 (37.84%) Web Services
5 13 (35.14%) SQL
5 13 (35.14%) MVC
6 11 (29.73%) Maven
6 11 (29.73%) Spring MVC
7 10 (27.03%) Spring Web Flow
7 10 (27.03%) TDD
8 9 (24.32%) XML
9 8 (21.62%) UNIX
9 8 (21.62%) HTML
9 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
9 8 (21.62%) JAXB
10 7 (18.92%) OOD
10 7 (18.92%) Linux
10 7 (18.92%) XSLT
10 7 (18.92%) Jenkins
10 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database
11 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
11 6 (16.22%) Drools
11 6 (16.22%) SOAP
11 6 (16.22%) JBoss
11 6 (16.22%) Tomcat
11 6 (16.22%) JUnit
11 6 (16.22%) CSS

Spring Batch
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Spring Batch 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 Batch. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (16.22%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.11%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.41%) Liferay
3 2 (5.41%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.70%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) FTP
2 1 (2.70%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database
2 5 (13.51%) RDBMS
2 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (5.41%) MySQL
4 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.70%) Star Schema
5 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.70%) CouchDB
5 1 (2.70%) Voldemort
5 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Maven
2 7 (18.92%) Jenkins
3 6 (16.22%) JUnit
4 4 (10.81%) Eclipse
5 3 (8.11%) Ant
5 3 (8.11%) DbUnit
5 3 (8.11%) Subversion
6 1 (2.70%) ClearCase
6 1 (2.70%) ClearQuest
6 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Back Office
3 1 (2.70%) Electronics
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (75.68%) Developer
2 27 (72.97%) Java Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (13.51%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Designer
6 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Software Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Java Technical Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.70%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (97.30%) Spring
2 23 (62.16%) Hibernate
3 15 (40.54%) J2EE
4 14 (37.84%) Web Services
5 11 (29.73%) Spring MVC
6 10 (27.03%) Spring Web Flow
7 9 (24.32%) XML
8 8 (21.62%) HTML
8 8 (21.62%) JAXB
9 7 (18.92%) XSLT
10 6 (16.22%) Drools
10 6 (16.22%) SOAP
10 6 (16.22%) CSS
11 5 (13.51%) JPA
11 5 (13.51%) Spring Integration
11 5 (13.51%) Java EE
12 4 (10.81%) Java SE
12 4 (10.81%) Ajax
12 4 (10.81%) RESTful
12 4 (10.81%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Open Source
2 2 (5.41%) Web 2.0
3 1 (2.70%) DTV
3 1 (2.70%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) UNIX
2 7 (18.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) MVC
2 10 (27.03%) TDD
3 7 (18.92%) OOD
4 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.51%) OO
5 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.81%) Incident Management
6 4 (10.81%) EAI
6 4 (10.81%) UML
7 3 (8.11%) Scrum
8 2 (5.41%) User Stories
8 2 (5.41%) Coaching
8 2 (5.41%) Use Case
8 2 (5.41%) Refactoring
8 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.41%) SOA
8 2 (5.41%) ETL
8 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.41%) OOP
8 2 (5.41%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 36 (97.30%) Java
2 13 (35.14%) SQL
3 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Oracle
2 6 (16.22%) JBoss
3 4 (10.81%) IBM
4 1 (2.70%) SAP