The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 29 27 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing Spring 9 17 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.23% 5.06% 6.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.23% 15.89% 19.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 18
Median daily rate £425 £215 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+97.67% -33.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £185 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £319 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £55.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-19.09% +52.77%
Spring
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
88 107 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 31.54% 31.85% 33.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 88 100
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Spring as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Spring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Spring.

1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (63.16%) Hibernate
3 12 (63.16%) HTML
3 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
3 12 (63.16%) SC Cleared
4 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
4 11 (57.89%) XML
5 10 (52.63%) J2EE
5 10 (52.63%) SOAP
5 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
5 10 (52.63%) JSF
5 10 (52.63%) JIRA
5 10 (52.63%) TDD
6 9 (47.37%) Maven
6 9 (47.37%) Scrum
6 9 (47.37%) Tomcat
6 9 (47.37%) REST
7 8 (42.11%) Splunk
7 8 (42.11%) Confluence
7 8 (42.11%) ILOG
7 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
7 8 (42.11%) LiveCycle
7 8 (42.11%) Hudson
7 8 (42.11%) Eclipse
7 8 (42.11%) Adobe
7 8 (42.11%) Ant
7 8 (42.11%) JUnit
7 8 (42.11%) T-SQL
7 8 (42.11%) Document Management

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (47.37%) Tomcat
2 8 (42.11%) Confluence
2 8 (42.11%) FileNet
2 8 (42.11%) LiveCycle
3 7 (36.84%) JBoss
4 6 (31.58%) GeoServer
4 6 (31.58%) IIS
5 1 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Gliffy
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (31.58%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) JIRA
2 9 (47.37%) Maven
3 8 (42.11%) Ant
3 8 (42.11%) Eclipse
3 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
3 8 (42.11%) Hudson
3 8 (42.11%) JUnit
3 8 (42.11%) Subversion
4 6 (31.58%) DbUnit
4 6 (31.58%) Selenium
4 6 (31.58%) Spock
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
5 1 (5.26%) IntelliJ
5 1 (5.26%) JBehave
5 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
5 1 (5.26%) TestNG
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (94.74%) Java Developer
3 11 (57.89%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) Hibernate
1 12 (63.16%) HTML
2 11 (57.89%) XML
3 10 (52.63%) J2EE
3 10 (52.63%) JSF
3 10 (52.63%) SOAP
4 9 (47.37%) REST
5 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
5 7 (36.84%) jQuery
6 6 (31.58%) Dojo
6 6 (31.58%) Java EE
6 6 (31.58%) Java SE
6 6 (31.58%) JPA
6 6 (31.58%) JRules
6 6 (31.58%) JSTS
6 6 (31.58%) OpenLayers
6 6 (31.58%) XSD
7 3 (15.79%) HTML5
7 3 (15.79%) JSON
8 2 (10.53%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) TDD
3 9 (47.37%) Scrum
4 8 (42.11%) Document Management
5 6 (31.58%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
6 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.53%) System Testing
7 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.26%) BDD
8 1 (5.26%) Business Transformation
8 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 8 (42.11%) T-SQL
4 5 (26.32%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) SC Cleared
1 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) BC Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (26.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Adobe
1 8 (42.11%) ILOG
1 8 (42.11%) Splunk
2 6 (31.58%) Kofax
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Perforce