The first table below looks at the demand for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 29 July 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 West Lothian 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 5 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Spring 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 21.05% 2.90% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 53.33% 18.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
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£375 £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
- +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £26.31 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+36.81% -34.21%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 39.47% 15.94% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 4
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Spring
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Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 14 (93.33%) XML
2 11 (73.33%) HTML
2 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
2 11 (73.33%) CSS
2 11 (73.33%) Ajax
3 10 (66.67%) Java
3 10 (66.67%) JUnit
4 9 (60.00%) HTML5
4 9 (60.00%) Unit Testing
4 9 (60.00%) REST
4 9 (60.00%) CSS3
4 9 (60.00%) Backbone.js
4 9 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
4 9 (60.00%) QUnit
4 9 (60.00%) Jasmine
4 9 (60.00%) MVC
4 9 (60.00%) Smartphone
4 9 (60.00%) JSON
4 9 (60.00%) Spring MVC
4 9 (60.00%) Maven
5 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (53.33%) TDD
5 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (26.67%) Hudson
6 4 (26.67%) Durandal
6 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
6 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
6 4 (26.67%) iBATIS
6 4 (26.67%) XML Schema
6 4 (26.67%) JMS

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) JUnit
2 9 (60.00%) Maven
2 9 (60.00%) QUnit
2 9 (60.00%) Jasmine
3 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (26.67%) Hudson
4 3 (20.00%) jMock
4 3 (20.00%) EasyMock
4 3 (20.00%) Mockito
5 1 (6.67%) FitNesse
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) User Experience Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Developer
4 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Portal Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Portal Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) XML
2 11 (73.33%) HTML
2 11 (73.33%) CSS
2 11 (73.33%) Ajax
3 9 (60.00%) JSON
3 9 (60.00%) HTML5
3 9 (60.00%) REST
3 9 (60.00%) CSS3
3 9 (60.00%) Backbone.js
3 9 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
3 9 (60.00%) Spring MVC
4 4 (26.67%) Durandal
4 4 (26.67%) iBATIS
4 4 (26.67%) XML Schema
4 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
4 4 (26.67%) JDBC
4 4 (26.67%) JMS
5 2 (13.33%) JSP
5 2 (13.33%) jQuery
6 1 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) MVC
1 9 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) TDD
3 2 (13.33%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) Pair Programming
4 1 (6.67%) Content Management
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (66.67%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) IBM