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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 24 35 41
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Contract jobs citing Spring 17 24 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.35% 5.58% 1.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.77% 14.81% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 6
Median daily rate £408 £413 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% -17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £209 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £430 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +56.25%
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
86 162 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.04% 37.67% 31.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 141 85
Median daily rate £388 £323 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.15% -21.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £210 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £547
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 18 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (72.22%) JSON
3 12 (66.67%) RESTful
4 11 (61.11%) MongoDB
4 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (61.11%) Scrum
4 11 (61.11%) Kafka
4 11 (61.11%) Spring Boot
4 11 (61.11%) Microservices
5 10 (55.56%) Cucumber
6 9 (50.00%) Hibernate
6 9 (50.00%) iXBRL
6 9 (50.00%) HTML
6 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 9 (50.00%) Go
7 8 (44.44%) Dropwizard
7 8 (44.44%) Continuous Deployment
8 7 (38.89%) JAX-RS
8 7 (38.89%) Relational Database
8 7 (38.89%) Web Design
8 7 (38.89%) Linux
8 7 (38.89%) HTTP
8 7 (38.89%) REST
8 7 (38.89%) Neo4j
8 7 (38.89%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (33.33%) XML
9 6 (33.33%) Unix
9 6 (33.33%) Mac OS X
9 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
10 4 (22.22%) Finance

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 1 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) MongoDB
2 7 (38.89%) Neo4j
2 7 (38.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Cucumber
2 2 (11.11%) JBehave
2 2 (11.11%) JUnit
3 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) IntelliJ
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) Maven
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
1 17 (94.44%) Java Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Agile Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) AWS Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) HTML Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Java Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Java Scala Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Scala Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) JSON
2 12 (66.67%) RESTful
3 11 (61.11%) Kafka
3 11 (61.11%) Spring Boot
4 9 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 9 (50.00%) HTML
4 9 (50.00%) iXBRL
5 8 (44.44%) Dropwizard
6 7 (38.89%) JAX-RS
6 7 (38.89%) REST
7 6 (33.33%) XML
8 4 (22.22%) CSS
9 3 (16.67%) J2EE
10 2 (11.11%) Web Services
11 1 (5.56%) Ajax
11 1 (5.56%) HTML5
11 1 (5.56%) JAXB
11 1 (5.56%) JSF
11 1 (5.56%) SAX
11 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 6 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (61.11%) Microservices
1 11 (61.11%) Scrum
2 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (44.44%) Continuous Deployment
4 7 (38.89%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (38.89%) Web Design
5 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.56%) BDD
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) High Availability
6 1 (5.56%) Open Source
6 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) Go
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Groovy
4 1 (5.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle
1 1 (5.56%) Perforce