The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 25 36 25
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Contract jobs citing Spring 20 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.25% 0.36% 2.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.42% 2.63% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 0 5
Average daily rate
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£250 - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -26.25%
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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
103 38 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.03% 13.62% 18.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 30 22
Average daily rate £300 £280 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £235 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £398 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £145.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Spring across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 41 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (82.93%) Hibernate
3 28 (68.29%) J2EE
4 21 (51.22%) JavaScript
4 21 (51.22%) SQL
4 21 (51.22%) Web Services
4 21 (51.22%) UML
5 20 (48.78%) XML
6 19 (46.34%) HTML
7 18 (43.90%) Finance
8 17 (41.46%) Maven
9 16 (39.02%) Ant
10 15 (36.59%) SOAP
10 15 (36.59%) Scrum
10 15 (36.59%) JPA
11 14 (34.15%) Spring Web Flow
12 13 (31.71%) Struts
12 13 (31.71%) Apache Ivy
13 12 (29.27%) Relational Database
13 12 (29.27%) MVC
14 11 (26.83%) Java EE
14 11 (26.83%) JUnit
14 11 (26.83%) RDBMS
14 11 (26.83%) RAD
15 9 (21.95%) JMS
15 9 (21.95%) Mobile Commerce
15 9 (21.95%) CSS
15 9 (21.95%) Degree
15 9 (21.95%) Mathematics
15 9 (21.95%) Unit Testing

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 7 (17.07%) WebSphere
2 6 (14.63%) WebLogic
2 6 (14.63%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.32%) Apache
4 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.44%) FileNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) Relational Database
2 11 (26.83%) RDBMS
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (41.46%) Maven
2 16 (39.02%) Ant
3 13 (31.71%) Apache Ivy
4 11 (26.83%) JUnit
5 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.88%) JMeter
6 1 (2.44%) Selenium
6 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 18 (43.90%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (73.17%) Java Developer
1 30 (73.17%) Developer
2 9 (21.95%) Architect
3 8 (19.51%) Team Leader
3 8 (19.51%) Development Team Leader
3 8 (19.51%) Java Team Leader
4 6 (14.63%) Lead Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.88%) J2EE Team Leader
6 2 (4.88%) Software Development Team Leader
6 2 (4.88%) Software Team Leader
7 1 (2.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Java Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Java Technical Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (82.93%) Hibernate
2 28 (68.29%) J2EE
3 21 (51.22%) Web Services
4 20 (48.78%) XML
5 19 (46.34%) HTML
6 15 (36.59%) SOAP
6 15 (36.59%) JPA
7 14 (34.15%) Spring Web Flow
8 13 (31.71%) Struts
9 11 (26.83%) Java EE
10 9 (21.95%) JMS
10 9 (21.95%) CSS
11 7 (17.07%) JSP
12 5 (12.20%) Ajax
12 5 (12.20%) Servlets
13 4 (9.76%) J2SE
14 3 (7.32%) REST
15 2 (4.88%) RESTful
15 2 (4.88%) HTML5
15 2 (4.88%) iXBRL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Mathematics
2 8 (19.51%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (14.63%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (7.32%) Open Source
5 1 (2.44%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) UML
2 15 (36.59%) Scrum
3 12 (29.27%) MVC
4 11 (26.83%) RAD
5 9 (21.95%) Mobile Commerce
5 9 (21.95%) Unit Testing
6 4 (9.76%) OO
6 4 (9.76%) OOD
6 4 (9.76%) TDD
7 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.32%) Kanban
8 2 (4.88%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.88%) Load Testing
9 1 (2.44%) Refactoring
9 1 (2.44%) Web Development
9 1 (2.44%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (51.22%) JavaScript
2 21 (51.22%) SQL
3 2 (4.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) IBM
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle
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