The table below looks at the statistics for Spring.NET 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.NET over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spring.NET
Rank 624 610 582
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -28
Contract jobs citing Spring.NET 2 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.004% 0.012%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.014% 0.014% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Average daily rate £575 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
14606 13867 13355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.39% 26.78% 26.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10113 9219 8392
Average daily rate £400 £398 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 196 274
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £33.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -1.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £20.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £46.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Spring.NET
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Spring.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Spring.NET
Daily Rate Trend

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

Spring.NET Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Spring.NET
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Spring.NET within the UK.

Spring.NET Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Spring.NET
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring.NET within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -3 2 £575 - 26
London +6 1 £575 - 5
West Midlands - 1 - - 5
Coventry - 1 - - 1

Spring.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Spring.NET 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.NET.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) NHibernate
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
3 1 (33.33%) Ninject
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (33.33%) IaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (33.33%) PaaS
3 1 (33.33%) MSTest
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5

Spring.NET
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Spring.NET 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.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Moq
1 1 (33.33%) MSTest
1 1 (33.33%) NUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# WCF Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) NHibernate
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Ninject
3 1 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft