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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 26 49 32
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -17
Contract jobs citing Spring 36 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 6.15% 0.63% 2.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.69% 3.95% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 1 8
Average daily rate
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£300 £525 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +69.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £525 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £525 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -26.25%
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
166 76 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 28.38% 16.03% 20.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 57 56
Average daily rate £350 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £145.00 £55.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+163.63% +120.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
Cardiff +17 20 £250 - 10
Newport +1 15 £450 -14.28% 1
Torfaen - - - -
Spring
Wales

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 61 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (62.30%) Hibernate
3 37 (60.66%) SQL
4 36 (59.02%) Web Services
5 35 (57.38%) XML
6 31 (50.82%) J2EE
7 28 (45.90%) Struts
8 27 (44.26%) HTML
9 26 (42.62%) Finance
10 24 (39.34%) JavaScript
11 23 (37.70%) UML
12 22 (36.07%) JUnit
12 22 (36.07%) Maven
13 21 (34.43%) Scrum
14 20 (32.79%) Ant
14 20 (32.79%) Relational Database
15 19 (31.15%) JPA
16 18 (29.51%) WebSphere
17 17 (27.87%) SOAP
18 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
18 16 (26.23%) TDD
18 16 (26.23%) IBM
19 15 (24.59%) MVC
19 15 (24.59%) XSLT
19 15 (24.59%) Apache Ivy
19 15 (24.59%) Java EE
20 14 (22.95%) Spring Web Flow
20 14 (22.95%) RDBMS
21 13 (21.31%) Java SE
21 13 (21.31%) Subversion

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 18 (29.51%) WebSphere
2 12 (19.67%) FileNet
3 9 (14.75%) WebLogic
4 6 (9.84%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.92%) Apache
6 2 (3.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (32.79%) Relational Database
2 14 (22.95%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.28%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (36.07%) JUnit
1 22 (36.07%) Maven
2 20 (32.79%) Ant
3 15 (24.59%) Apache Ivy
4 13 (21.31%) Subversion
5 12 (19.67%) Selenium
6 5 (8.20%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.28%) JMeter
8 1 (1.64%) ClearCase
8 1 (1.64%) ClearQuest
General
1 26 (42.62%) Finance
2 8 (13.11%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 50 (81.97%) Developer
1 50 (81.97%) Java Developer
2 10 (16.39%) Architect
3 8 (13.11%) Team Leader
3 8 (13.11%) Development Team Leader
3 8 (13.11%) Java Team Leader
4 6 (9.84%) Lead Architect
5 4 (6.56%) Technical Architect
6 3 (4.92%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.28%) J2EE Team Leader
7 2 (3.28%) Software Development Team Leader
7 2 (3.28%) Software Team Leader
7 2 (3.28%) Java Architect
8 1 (1.64%) Designer
8 1 (1.64%) Technical Developer
8 1 (1.64%) Scala Developer
8 1 (1.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (1.64%) Java Technical Architect
8 1 (1.64%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (62.30%) Hibernate
2 36 (59.02%) Web Services
3 35 (57.38%) XML
4 31 (50.82%) J2EE
5 28 (45.90%) Struts
6 27 (44.26%) HTML
7 19 (31.15%) JPA
8 17 (27.87%) SOAP
9 15 (24.59%) XSLT
9 15 (24.59%) Java EE
10 14 (22.95%) Spring Web Flow
11 13 (21.31%) Java SE
12 12 (19.67%) MyBatis
12 12 (19.67%) CSS
13 9 (14.75%) JMS
13 9 (14.75%) REST
14 7 (11.48%) Ajax
14 7 (11.48%) JSP
15 5 (8.20%) Servlets
15 5 (8.20%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Mathematics
2 8 (13.11%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (9.84%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (6.56%) Open Source
5 1 (1.64%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.70%) UML
2 21 (34.43%) Scrum
3 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (26.23%) TDD
4 15 (24.59%) MVC
5 13 (21.31%) BDD
6 11 (18.03%) RAD
7 9 (14.75%) Mobile Commerce
7 9 (14.75%) Unit Testing
8 8 (13.11%) SOA
8 8 (13.11%) Configuration Management
9 7 (11.48%) Workflow
10 6 (9.84%) OOD
11 5 (8.20%) OO
12 3 (4.92%) Kanban
12 3 (4.92%) Software Engineering
13 2 (3.28%) OOA/OOD
13 2 (3.28%) Use Case
13 2 (3.28%) Load Testing
13 2 (3.28%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (60.66%) SQL
3 24 (39.34%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.92%) Scala
4 3 (4.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (21.31%) Security Cleared
2 11 (18.03%) SC Cleared
3 9 (14.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (26.23%) IBM
2 6 (9.84%) Oracle
3 1 (1.64%) Zend
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