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 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 33 33 27
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing Spring 2 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.73% 2.28% 1.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.03% 9.86% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Average daily rate
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£409 £500 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.25% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £350 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £500 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £35.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+32.85% +51.35%
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
66 71 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 24.18% 23.13% 15.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 47 10
Average daily rate £413 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 £190.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-82.89% +1017.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -5.71%

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
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 6 March 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 8 (88.89%) Scrum
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) TDD
3 6 (66.67%) J2EE
4 5 (55.56%) SOAP
4 5 (55.56%) XML
5 4 (44.44%) HTML
5 4 (44.44%) Web Services
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) JSF
5 4 (44.44%) MVC
5 4 (44.44%) Open Source
5 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
6 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (33.33%) Confluence
6 3 (33.33%) Mule
6 3 (33.33%) Hudson
6 3 (33.33%) jQuery
6 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 3 (33.33%) JIRA
6 3 (33.33%) FileNet
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) Maven
6 3 (33.33%) Subversion
6 3 (33.33%) Pair Programming
6 3 (33.33%) EJB

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 3 (33.33%) JBoss
1 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 3 (33.33%) FileNet
1 3 (33.33%) Mule
1 3 (33.33%) Confluence
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) LiveCycle
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Staffware
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 2 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) Jackrabbit
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Subversion
1 3 (33.33%) Maven
1 3 (33.33%) JIRA
1 3 (33.33%) Hudson
2 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) DbUnit
2 2 (22.22%) JUnit
2 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
3 1 (11.11%) Ant
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) Spock
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
1 8 (88.89%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Java Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Scala Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (66.67%) J2EE
3 5 (55.56%) SOAP
3 5 (55.56%) XML
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) JSF
4 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) XSLT
5 3 (33.33%) EJB
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) J2SE
6 2 (22.22%) Java EE
6 2 (22.22%) HTML5
6 2 (22.22%) REST
6 2 (22.22%) JRules
6 2 (22.22%) Dojo
6 2 (22.22%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Scrum
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (33.33%) Pair Programming
4 3 (33.33%) OO
4 3 (33.33%) RUP
4 3 (33.33%) DSDM
5 2 (22.22%) SOA
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (22.22%) Release Management
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 1 (11.11%) Kanban
6 1 (11.11%) BDD
6 1 (11.11%) Document Management
6 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) ILOG
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) Twitter
3 1 (11.11%) Kofax
3 1 (11.11%) Splunk
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe
3 1 (11.11%) BEA
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Business Objects
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