The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 36 47 39
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Contract jobs citing Spring 11 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.31% 1.05% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.59% 4.50% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Average daily rate £450 £348 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.49% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.00 £40.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+39.87% +16.42%
Spring
South East

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 Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
128 111 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 26.83% 23.42% 15.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 73 29
Average daily rate £338 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £258 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 6
Average hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Spring across the West Sussex region.

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Spring
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 8 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
Worthing - 7 £420 -
Gatwick -2 1 £550 +59.42%
Haywards Heath - 1 £550 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £325 - 1
Spring
South East

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 56 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (42.86%) Web Services
2 24 (42.86%) REST
3 22 (39.29%) UML
4 20 (35.71%) MS Visio
4 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (35.71%) TOGAF
4 20 (35.71%) API Integration
5 19 (33.93%) API Development
6 18 (32.14%) SOA
6 18 (32.14%) Oracle
6 18 (32.14%) WebLogic
7 17 (30.36%) Middleware
7 17 (30.36%) Java EE
7 17 (30.36%) Oracle Database
8 16 (28.57%) API Design
8 16 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 16 (28.57%) Oracle BPM
8 16 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
8 16 (28.57%) Oracle Fusion
8 16 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
8 16 (28.57%) XML
9 15 (26.79%) PL/SQL
9 15 (26.79%) Microservices
10 14 (25.00%) SQL
11 13 (23.21%) JavaScript
12 12 (21.43%) Unix
12 12 (21.43%) Maven
12 12 (21.43%) Relational Database
13 11 (19.64%) Web Development

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 18 (32.14%) WebLogic
2 16 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (14.29%) AquaLogic
3 8 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (5.36%) Confluence
5 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.79%) CMS
6 1 (1.79%) IIS
6 1 (1.79%) JBoss
Applications
1 20 (35.71%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.36%) Fireworks
2 3 (5.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (28.57%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (1.79%) Firewall
2 1 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.36%) Oracle Database
2 16 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
2 16 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (21.43%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.57%) MySQL
4 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (21.43%) Maven
2 11 (19.64%) Ant
2 11 (19.64%) JIRA
3 8 (14.29%) JIRA Agile
4 7 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 6 (10.71%) JUnit
6 5 (8.93%) Eclipse
6 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
6 5 (8.93%) Subversion
7 4 (7.14%) Selenium
8 2 (3.57%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.79%) EasyMock
9 1 (1.79%) Gradle
9 1 (1.79%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.79%) jMock
9 1 (1.79%) QUnit
9 1 (1.79%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.79%) WiX
General
1 2 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Banking
2 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (51.79%) Architect
2 20 (35.71%) Applications Architect
3 17 (30.36%) Java Architect
4 15 (26.79%) Developer
5 12 (21.43%) Java Applications Architect
6 6 (10.71%) Java Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Oracle Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Service Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Unix Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Java Software Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Release Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Scala Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Software Architect
9 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Architect
9 2 (3.57%) HTML Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (42.86%) REST
1 24 (42.86%) Web Services
2 17 (30.36%) Java EE
2 17 (30.36%) Middleware
3 16 (28.57%) Oracle Fusion
3 16 (28.57%) XML
4 11 (19.64%) JMS
5 10 (17.86%) Hibernate
6 9 (16.07%) HTML
6 9 (16.07%) JSF
7 8 (14.29%) CSS
7 8 (14.29%) Dojo
7 8 (14.29%) jQuery
8 6 (10.71%) HTML5
8 6 (10.71%) JSON
9 5 (8.93%) Ajax
9 5 (8.93%) CSS3
9 5 (8.93%) JSP
10 4 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.57%) User Experience
3 1 (1.79%) iPad
3 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.43%) Unix
2 10 (17.86%) Linux
3 9 (16.07%) Solaris
4 8 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (39.29%) UML
2 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (35.71%) API Integration
2 20 (35.71%) TOGAF
3 19 (33.93%) API Development
4 18 (32.14%) SOA
5 16 (28.57%) API Design
6 15 (26.79%) Microservices
7 11 (19.64%) MVC
7 11 (19.64%) Web Development
8 9 (16.07%) Information Architecture
8 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
9 8 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (14.29%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 8 (14.29%) Information Security
9 8 (14.29%) OOD
9 8 (14.29%) OOP
9 8 (14.29%) RUP
9 8 (14.29%) SDLC
9 8 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (26.79%) PL/SQL
3 14 (25.00%) SQL
4 13 (23.21%) JavaScript
5 8 (14.29%) Shell Script
6 4 (7.14%) Python
6 4 (7.14%) Ruby
6 4 (7.14%) Scala
7 3 (5.36%) C#
7 3 (5.36%) XPath
8 1 (1.79%) Groovy
8 1 (1.79%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) ISEB
2 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Ganglia
1 1 (1.79%) Nagios
1 1 (1.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Oracle
2 4 (7.14%) Google
3 1 (1.79%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.79%) BroadVision
3 1 (1.79%) FatWire