The first table below looks at the demand for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire 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 30 32 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Contract jobs citing Spring 5 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.58% 0.44% 5.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.35% 1.96% 19.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 12
Average daily rate £285 £288 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.86% -14.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £288 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.06 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +4.80%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
115 51 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 36.28% 22.57% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 26 33
Average daily rate £305 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 1 5
Average hourly rate £32.50 £21.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.76% +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Spring
West Midlands

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Warwickshire 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
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Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa - 2 £293 - 2
Warwick - 1 £345 - 1
Spring
West Midlands

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) J2EE
3 6 (75.00%) Ant
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) Eclipse
3 6 (75.00%) Subversion
3 6 (75.00%) Maven
3 6 (75.00%) CSS
4 5 (62.50%) JSP
4 5 (62.50%) CMS
4 5 (62.50%) .NET
4 5 (62.50%) XML
4 5 (62.50%) XSLT
4 5 (62.50%) UNIX
4 5 (62.50%) Linux
4 5 (62.50%) Apache
4 5 (62.50%) Tomcat
4 5 (62.50%) JSTL
4 5 (62.50%) Alterian
4 5 (62.50%) jQuery
4 5 (62.50%) REST
5 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (25.00%) Selenium
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
6 1 (12.50%) MVC
6 1 (12.50%) Hibernate

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 (62.50%) CMS
1 5 (62.50%) Apache
1 5 (62.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Ant
1 6 (75.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (75.00%) Subversion
1 6 (75.00%) Maven
2 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (12.50%) JUnit
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) TestNG
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Web Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) J2EE
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) JSP
3 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) XSLT
3 5 (62.50%) JSTL
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 1 (12.50%) Struts
4 1 (12.50%) XHTML
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Scrum
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Scala
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Alterian
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle