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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 12 46 37
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -9
Contract jobs citing Spring 33 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.34% 2.56% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.67% 7.91% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 4 3
Median daily rate £419 £406 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +0.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £327 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £478 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £57.00 £40.75
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +39.87%

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
101 139 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 31.66% 32.40% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 111 56
Median daily rate £400 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £275 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +15.67%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017, 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 38 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (63.16%) Microservices
3 22 (57.89%) JSON
4 21 (55.26%) RESTful
4 21 (55.26%) Kafka
5 20 (52.63%) MongoDB
5 20 (52.63%) Spring Boot
5 20 (52.63%) Scrum
6 19 (50.00%) Hibernate
6 19 (50.00%) Cucumber
7 18 (47.37%) Dropwizard
7 18 (47.37%) Continuous Deployment
8 16 (42.11%) Software Engineering
8 16 (42.11%) Linux
9 15 (39.47%) Go
9 15 (39.47%) iXBRL
9 15 (39.47%) REST
10 14 (36.84%) HTML
11 13 (34.21%) HTTP
12 12 (31.58%) Configuration Management
12 12 (31.58%) Web Design
12 12 (31.58%) JAX-RS
12 12 (31.58%) Responsive Web Design
12 12 (31.58%) Neo4j
13 11 (28.95%) Relational Database
13 11 (28.95%) Unix
13 11 (28.95%) Mac OS X
14 8 (21.05%) XML
14 8 (21.05%) 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 3 (7.89%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.63%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) Jetty
2 1 (2.63%) Liferay
2 1 (2.63%) Mongrel
2 1 (2.63%) nginx
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.63%) Google App Engine
2 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Route 53
2 1 (2.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (34.21%) HTTP
2 1 (2.63%) DHCP
2 1 (2.63%) DNS
2 1 (2.63%) DSL
2 1 (2.63%) FTP
2 1 (2.63%) IPsec
2 1 (2.63%) SSL
2 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (52.63%) MongoDB
2 12 (31.58%) Neo4j
3 11 (28.95%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (7.89%) Selenium
3 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.26%) JBehave
3 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.26%) JUnit
3 2 (5.26%) Maven
4 1 (2.63%) Ant
4 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.63%) Hudson
4 1 (2.63%) Travis CI
4 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (84.21%) Developer
1 32 (84.21%) Java Developer
2 4 (10.53%) Architect
2 4 (10.53%) Java Architect
2 4 (10.53%) Software Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Java Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Java Software Developer
3 3 (7.89%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Java Solutions Architect
3 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
3 3 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.26%) Agile Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (5.26%) AWS Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (2.63%) MongoDB Developer
5 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (57.89%) JSON
2 21 (55.26%) Kafka
2 21 (55.26%) RESTful
3 20 (52.63%) Spring Boot
4 19 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 18 (47.37%) Dropwizard
6 15 (39.47%) iXBRL
6 15 (39.47%) REST
7 14 (36.84%) HTML
8 12 (31.58%) JAX-RS
9 8 (21.05%) XML
10 5 (13.16%) CSS
10 5 (13.16%) J2EE
10 5 (13.16%) Java EE
11 3 (7.89%) Web Services
12 2 (5.26%) Grails
13 1 (2.63%) JPA
13 1 (2.63%) Servlets
13 1 (2.63%) Spring MVC
13 1 (2.63%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Fintech
1 1 (2.63%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Linux
2 11 (28.95%) Mac OS X
2 11 (28.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (63.16%) Microservices
2 20 (52.63%) Scrum
3 18 (47.37%) Continuous Deployment
4 16 (42.11%) Software Engineering
5 12 (31.58%) Configuration Management
5 12 (31.58%) Responsive Web Design
5 12 (31.58%) Web Design
6 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (13.16%) DevOps
8 4 (10.53%) API Design
8 4 (10.53%) CQRS
9 2 (5.26%) Automated Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.26%) Open Source
10 1 (2.63%) BDD
10 1 (2.63%) High Availability
10 1 (2.63%) MVC
10 1 (2.63%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (39.47%) Go
3 5 (13.16%) SQL
4 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.26%) Groovy
6 1 (2.63%) Perl
6 1 (2.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.16%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Docker
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Ansible
1 1 (2.63%) Fluentd
1 1 (2.63%) Grafana
1 1 (2.63%) Kibana
1 1 (2.63%) Marathon
1 1 (2.63%) Mesos
1 1 (2.63%) Puppet
1 1 (2.63%) Rundeck
1 1 (2.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (2.63%) Google
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle
1 1 (2.63%) VMware