The table below looks at the statistics 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 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank - 18 8
Contract jobs citing Spring 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - 1.20% 11.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 6.67% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Average daily rate - £388 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.00 £47.00 -
% change year-on-year
+21.27% -
Spring
Scotland

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

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 6.52% 18.07% 45.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 18
Average daily rate £400 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £250 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 9 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Ant
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (33.33%) SOA

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Portal
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Ant
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Portal Developer
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java WebSphere Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Developer
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Portal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM