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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 11 49 39
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -10
Contract jobs citing Spring 30 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 11.11% 1.01% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.14% 3.03% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 3
Median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £318 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £418 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £381
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £55.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
- +18.27%

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
83 132 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 30.74% 33.25% 31.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 115 78
Median daily rate £400 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £288 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £400 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 32 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (62.50%) JSON
3 20 (62.50%) Microservices
4 19 (59.38%) RESTful
5 18 (56.25%) MongoDB
5 18 (56.25%) Scrum
5 18 (56.25%) Spring Boot
5 18 (56.25%) Kafka
6 17 (53.13%) Hibernate
7 16 (50.00%) Cucumber
8 15 (46.88%) Dropwizard
8 15 (46.88%) Continuous Deployment
8 15 (46.88%) Software Engineering
9 14 (43.75%) iXBRL
9 14 (43.75%) Go
10 13 (40.63%) HTML
11 12 (37.50%) Linux
11 12 (37.50%) REST
12 11 (34.38%) Neo4j
12 11 (34.38%) Responsive Web Design
12 11 (34.38%) JAX-RS
12 11 (34.38%) HTTP
12 11 (34.38%) Web Design
13 10 (31.25%) Mac OS X
13 10 (31.25%) Configuration Management
13 10 (31.25%) Unix
13 10 (31.25%) Relational Database
14 8 (25.00%) Finance
14 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared

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 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) MongoDB
2 11 (34.38%) Neo4j
3 10 (31.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.25%) JBehave
2 2 (6.25%) JUnit
2 2 (6.25%) Selenium
3 1 (3.13%) Ant
3 1 (3.13%) Hudson
3 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.13%) Maven
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (87.50%) Developer
1 28 (87.50%) Java Developer
2 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Architect
3 3 (9.38%) Java Architect
3 3 (9.38%) Java Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Java Software Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Agile Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (6.25%) AWS Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Java Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (3.13%) MongoDB Developer
5 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (62.50%) JSON
2 19 (59.38%) RESTful
3 18 (56.25%) Kafka
3 18 (56.25%) Spring Boot
4 17 (53.13%) Hibernate
5 15 (46.88%) Dropwizard
6 14 (43.75%) iXBRL
7 13 (40.63%) HTML
8 12 (37.50%) REST
9 11 (34.38%) JAX-RS
10 7 (21.88%) XML
11 5 (15.63%) CSS
12 3 (9.38%) J2EE
12 3 (9.38%) Web Services
13 2 (6.25%) Grails
13 2 (6.25%) Java EE
14 1 (3.13%) Ajax
14 1 (3.13%) JPA
14 1 (3.13%) JSF
14 1 (3.13%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Fintech
1 1 (3.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Linux
2 10 (31.25%) Mac OS X
2 10 (31.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (62.50%) Microservices
3 18 (56.25%) Scrum
4 15 (46.88%) Continuous Deployment
4 15 (46.88%) Software Engineering
5 11 (34.38%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (34.38%) Web Design
6 10 (31.25%) Configuration Management
7 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.25%) API Design
8 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.25%) CQRS
8 2 (6.25%) DevOps
9 1 (3.13%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (3.13%) Cybersecurity
9 1 (3.13%) High Availability
9 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.13%) Mobile First
9 1 (3.13%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (43.75%) Go
3 4 (12.50%) SQL
4 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.25%) Groovy
6 1 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.63%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Docker