The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 21 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing Spring 7 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 5.26% 11.22% 2.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.86% 29.73% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £450 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £373 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.36% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +18.64%
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 Newport region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
59 37 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 44.36% 37.76% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 30 11
Average daily rate £431 £410 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% +21.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £325 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.75 - £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Spring across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Spring across the Newport region.

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Newport

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Spring across the Newport region.

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 23 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (86.96%) Eclipse
4 19 (82.61%) Scrum
5 18 (78.26%) Hibernate
6 17 (73.91%) JBoss
6 17 (73.91%) Tomcat
7 16 (69.57%) Web Services
7 16 (69.57%) SOA
8 14 (60.87%) Subversion
8 14 (60.87%) Java SE
8 14 (60.87%) XML
9 12 (52.17%) SOAP
9 12 (52.17%) WebSphere
9 12 (52.17%) Unit Testing
9 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
9 12 (52.17%) MyBatis
10 11 (47.83%) REST
10 11 (47.83%) HTML
11 10 (43.48%) CSS
11 10 (43.48%) Cucumber
12 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
12 7 (30.43%) SQL
13 6 (26.09%) J2EE
13 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
13 6 (26.09%) Ant
13 6 (26.09%) XHTML
13 6 (26.09%) JSF
13 6 (26.09%) Maven
13 6 (26.09%) Ajax

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 17 (73.91%) JBoss
1 17 (73.91%) Tomcat
2 12 (52.17%) WebSphere
3 4 (17.39%) WebLogic
4 3 (13.04%) FileNet
5 2 (8.70%) Liferay
6 1 (4.35%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
1 1 (4.35%) SAN
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
2 4 (17.39%) RDBMS
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.35%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 20 (86.96%) Eclipse
2 14 (60.87%) Subversion
3 10 (43.48%) Cucumber
4 6 (26.09%) Ant
4 6 (26.09%) Maven
5 4 (17.39%) JIRA
6 2 (8.70%) IntelliJ
7 1 (4.35%) JMeter
7 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
7 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
7 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
7 1 (4.35%) Gradle
7 1 (4.35%) Artifactory
7 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
7 1 (4.35%) ReSharper
7 1 (4.35%) Selenium
7 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
7 1 (4.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 3 (13.04%) Back Office
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (95.65%) Java Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Junior
3 2 (8.70%) Junior Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Graduate Java Developer
4 1 (4.35%) SOA Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Graduate
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) Hibernate
2 16 (69.57%) Web Services
3 14 (60.87%) XML
3 14 (60.87%) Java SE
4 12 (52.17%) SOAP
4 12 (52.17%) MyBatis
5 11 (47.83%) REST
5 11 (47.83%) HTML
6 10 (43.48%) CSS
7 6 (26.09%) J2EE
7 6 (26.09%) JSF
7 6 (26.09%) Ajax
7 6 (26.09%) JPA
7 6 (26.09%) Facelets
7 6 (26.09%) PrimeFaces
7 6 (26.09%) XHTML
8 4 (17.39%) JAX-RS
8 4 (17.39%) Drools
8 4 (17.39%) CSS3
8 4 (17.39%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) UNIX
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (82.61%) Scrum
3 16 (69.57%) SOA
4 12 (52.17%) Unit Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Coaching
6 5 (21.74%) OOD
6 5 (21.74%) Use Case
6 5 (21.74%) UML
6 5 (21.74%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (17.39%) BDD
8 3 (13.04%) MVC
8 3 (13.04%) BPEL
9 2 (8.70%) Workflow
9 2 (8.70%) DevOps
9 2 (8.70%) Microservices
9 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery
10 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
10 1 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (4.35%) Web Design
10 1 (4.35%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (30.43%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
2 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) vSphere
2 1 (4.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Nagios
1 1 (4.35%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) IBM
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco