The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 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.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spring Batch
Rank 574 540 566
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +26
Contract jobs citing Spring Batch 14 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.033% 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.093% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 18
Average daily rate £355 £525 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.38% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £375 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £550 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15092 12752 15272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.79% 26.68% 25.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9721 7959 9018
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 359 384
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%

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 17 April 2014.

Spring Batch Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Spring Batch
Top 17 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 17 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
England -38 12 £350 -33.33% 5
London -38 8 £350 -33.33% 5
City of London - 1 £400 - 1
North West - - - -
South West - - - -
Bath - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Cheltenham - - - -
Chippenham - - - -
Exeter - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Yeovil - - - -
Devon - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -

Spring Batch
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 28 (100.00%) Java
1 28 (100.00%) Spring
2 25 (89.29%) Hibernate
3 23 (82.14%) Web Services
4 19 (67.86%) SQL
5 16 (57.14%) Linux
6 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
6 13 (46.43%) Oracle
7 11 (39.29%) MVC
7 11 (39.29%) TDD
7 11 (39.29%) Spring MVC
8 10 (35.71%) Open Source
8 10 (35.71%) Jenkins
8 10 (35.71%) HTML
9 9 (32.14%) MySQL
9 9 (32.14%) UNIX
9 9 (32.14%) JSP
9 9 (32.14%) E-Commerce
9 9 (32.14%) RESTful
9 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (32.14%) Maven
10 8 (28.57%) Spring Web Flow
10 8 (28.57%) Apache Solr
10 8 (28.57%) jQuery
10 8 (28.57%) Spring Integration
10 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
10 8 (28.57%) NoSQL
10 8 (28.57%) JAXB
10 8 (28.57%) Mac OS X
10 8 (28.57%) CMS

Spring Batch
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (28.57%) Apache
1 8 (28.57%) Tomcat
1 8 (28.57%) CMS
1 8 (28.57%) Apache Solr
2 7 (25.00%) Node.js
2 7 (25.00%) Alfresco
3 3 (10.71%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Firewall
1 2 (7.14%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) MySQL
2 8 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 7 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (10.71%) DB2
5 2 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.57%) Infinispan
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.57%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 9 (32.14%) Maven
3 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 6 (21.43%) JUnit
5 3 (10.71%) FitNesse
6 1 (3.57%) JIRA
6 1 (3.57%) Selenium
6 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.57%) IntelliJ
6 1 (3.57%) Subversion
6 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.57%) PhoneGap
6 1 (3.57%) Gradle
General
1 2 (7.14%) Back Office
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Developer
2 17 (60.71%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Technical Leader
4 2 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) DBA
5 1 (3.57%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Designer
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (3.57%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) Spring
2 25 (89.29%) Hibernate
3 23 (82.14%) Web Services
4 11 (39.29%) Spring MVC
5 10 (35.71%) HTML
6 9 (32.14%) JSP
6 9 (32.14%) RESTful
7 8 (28.57%) Spring Web Flow
7 8 (28.57%) jQuery
7 8 (28.57%) JAXB
7 8 (28.57%) Spring Integration
8 7 (25.00%) JDBC
8 7 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
8 7 (25.00%) Lucene
9 6 (21.43%) J2EE
10 5 (17.86%) SOAP
11 4 (14.29%) JMS
12 3 (10.71%) EJB
12 3 (10.71%) Java EE
12 3 (10.71%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Open Source
2 7 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (3.57%) iPhone
3 1 (3.57%) Social Media
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) UNIX
3 8 (28.57%) Mac OS X
4 2 (7.14%) MVS
4 2 (7.14%) Windows
5 1 (3.57%) Android
5 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) MVC
1 11 (39.29%) TDD
2 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) E-Commerce
3 8 (28.57%) OO
4 7 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 7 (25.00%) Software Architecture
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Refactoring
5 2 (7.14%) OOP
5 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.14%) Migration
5 2 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (3.57%) Extreme Programming
6 1 (3.57%) Wealth Management
6 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.57%) Android Development
6 1 (3.57%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (67.86%) SQL
3 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
4 7 (25.00%) Scala
5 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.57%) C
6 1 (3.57%) PHP
6 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.57%) Jython
6 1 (3.57%) XPath
6 1 (3.57%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.57%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) JBoss
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe
3 1 (3.57%) Apple
3 1 (3.57%) Google
3 1 (3.57%) Sencha
3 1 (3.57%) Sybase