The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 46 43 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -20
Contract jobs citing Spring 15 4 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.74% 0.96% 7.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.87% 5.13% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 14
Average daily rate
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£410 £326 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.67% +3.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £377 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.17 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -23.65%
Spring
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 South Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
152 78 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 27.74% 18.71% 32.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 48 75
Average daily rate £420 £314 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.86% +0.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £253 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.84 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.99% +22.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Spring
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport 0 9 £398 +51.42%
Cardiff -8 4 £463 +18.58% 13
Spring
Wales

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 31 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (70.97%) HTML
2 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (61.29%) Scrum
4 17 (54.84%) Hibernate
5 15 (48.39%) Open Source
5 15 (48.39%) XML
6 14 (45.16%) J2EE
6 14 (45.16%) Tomcat
6 14 (45.16%) TDD
7 13 (41.94%) Subversion
7 13 (41.94%) JBoss
8 12 (38.71%) CSS
8 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
9 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
9 11 (35.48%) SOA
9 11 (35.48%) MVC
9 11 (35.48%) jQuery
9 11 (35.48%) HTML5
10 10 (32.26%) Java SE
10 10 (32.26%) Eclipse
11 9 (29.03%) SQL
11 9 (29.03%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (25.81%) RESTful
12 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (25.81%) CSS3
12 8 (25.81%) JIRA
12 8 (25.81%) Spring MVC
12 8 (25.81%) Selenium
12 8 (25.81%) .NET

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 14 (45.16%) Tomcat
2 13 (41.94%) JBoss
3 4 (12.90%) FileNet
4 3 (9.68%) WebSphere
4 3 (9.68%) WebLogic
4 3 (9.68%) Confluence
5 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (6.45%) Apache
6 1 (3.23%) IIS
6 1 (3.23%) Mule
6 1 (3.23%) LiveCycle
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Staffware
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.81%) Relational Database
3 7 (22.58%) RDBMS
4 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (16.13%) MongoDB
6 2 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (3.23%) Jackrabbit
7 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Subversion
2 10 (32.26%) Eclipse
3 9 (29.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (25.81%) Selenium
4 8 (25.81%) JIRA
5 7 (22.58%) JMeter
5 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
6 6 (19.35%) SoapUI
6 6 (19.35%) Visual Studio
7 5 (16.13%) Gradle
7 5 (16.13%) Artifactory
7 5 (16.13%) ReSharper
8 3 (9.68%) Maven
8 3 (9.68%) JUnit
8 3 (9.68%) Hudson
9 2 (6.45%) DbUnit
10 1 (3.23%) Spock
10 1 (3.23%) Ant
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Developer
2 18 (58.06%) Java Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Technical Architect
3 8 (25.81%) Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Java Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (6.45%) UI Designer
5 2 (6.45%) Designer
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Tester
5 2 (6.45%) Software Tester
5 2 (6.45%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.23%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) .NET Designer
6 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Design Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Java Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (70.97%) HTML
2 17 (54.84%) Hibernate
3 15 (48.39%) XML
4 14 (45.16%) J2EE
5 12 (38.71%) CSS
6 11 (35.48%) jQuery
6 11 (35.48%) HTML5
7 10 (32.26%) Java SE
8 8 (25.81%) RESTful
8 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (25.81%) Spring MVC
8 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET
8 8 (25.81%) .NET
8 8 (25.81%) CSS3
9 7 (22.58%) SOAP
9 7 (22.58%) Web Services
10 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
10 6 (19.35%) REST
11 5 (16.13%) JSF
12 4 (12.90%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Open Source
2 2 (6.45%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.23%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (61.29%) Scrum
3 14 (45.16%) TDD
4 11 (35.48%) SOA
4 11 (35.48%) MVC
5 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (19.35%) UML
6 6 (19.35%) RAD
7 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
8 4 (12.90%) BDD
9 3 (9.68%) Kanban
9 3 (9.68%) RUP
9 3 (9.68%) DSDM
9 3 (9.68%) Pair Programming
9 3 (9.68%) OO
10 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
10 2 (6.45%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (6.45%) Release Management
10 2 (6.45%) DevOps
11 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
3 9 (29.03%) SQL
4 7 (22.58%) C#
5 3 (9.68%) Scala
6 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.23%) Python
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) vCloud
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) IBM
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) VMware
3 2 (6.45%) Twitter
3 2 (6.45%) ILOG
4 1 (3.23%) Kofax
4 1 (3.23%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.23%) Adobe
4 1 (3.23%) BEA
4 1 (3.23%) Splunk
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