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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 23 17 15
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing Spring 4 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 3.23% 12.50% 2.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.70% 34.88% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 1
Average daily rate
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£313 £450 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+52.77% +55.67%
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
46 43 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 37.10% 35.83% 20.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 36 10
Average daily rate £380 £420 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 - £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 July 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 17 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (94.12%) Scrum
2 16 (94.12%) Web Services
2 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (88.24%) JBoss
3 15 (88.24%) Tomcat
3 15 (88.24%) Eclipse
4 14 (82.35%) SOA
4 14 (82.35%) Subversion
4 14 (82.35%) Java SE
5 12 (70.59%) WebSphere
5 12 (70.59%) Unit Testing
5 12 (70.59%) Hibernate
5 12 (70.59%) SOAP
5 12 (70.59%) MyBatis
6 11 (64.71%) REST
6 11 (64.71%) XML
7 10 (58.82%) Cucumber
8 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
9 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
10 6 (35.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 5 (29.41%) HTML
12 4 (23.53%) CSS
12 4 (23.53%) Drools
12 4 (23.53%) JIRA
12 4 (23.53%) BDD
12 4 (23.53%) CSS3
12 4 (23.53%) HTML5
12 4 (23.53%) JAX-RS
13 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 15 (88.24%) JBoss
1 15 (88.24%) Tomcat
2 12 (70.59%) WebSphere
3 3 (17.65%) FileNet
4 1 (5.88%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.88%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 15 (88.24%) Eclipse
2 14 (82.35%) Subversion
3 10 (58.82%) Cucumber
4 4 (23.53%) JIRA
5 1 (5.88%) ReSharper
5 1 (5.88%) Selenium
5 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
5 1 (5.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
5 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
5 1 (5.88%) Gradle
5 1 (5.88%) Artifactory
5 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 1 (5.88%) JMeter
5 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Back Office
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (94.12%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Junior
3 2 (11.76%) Junior Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Graduate Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SOA Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Graduate
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) Web Services
2 14 (82.35%) Java SE
3 12 (70.59%) Hibernate
3 12 (70.59%) SOAP
3 12 (70.59%) MyBatis
4 11 (64.71%) REST
4 11 (64.71%) XML
5 5 (29.41%) HTML
6 4 (23.53%) CSS
6 4 (23.53%) Drools
6 4 (23.53%) HTML5
6 4 (23.53%) CSS3
6 4 (23.53%) JAX-RS
7 3 (17.65%) RESTful
7 3 (17.65%) Spring MVC
7 3 (17.65%) jQuery
8 1 (5.88%) Java EE
8 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
8 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) UNIX
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (94.12%) Scrum
2 14 (82.35%) SOA
3 12 (70.59%) Unit Testing
4 4 (23.53%) BDD
5 3 (17.65%) MVC
5 3 (17.65%) BPEL
6 2 (11.76%) Workflow
7 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
7 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.88%) CRM
7 1 (5.88%) BPMN
7 1 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) vSphere
1 1 (5.88%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nagios
1 1 (5.88%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco