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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 42 37 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -17
Contract jobs citing Spring 16 6 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.06% 1.47% 6.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.35% 8.70% 27.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 8
Average daily rate
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£400 £344 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £279 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £409 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.21% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.75 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+16.42% -22.22%
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
141 69 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 26.96% 16.91% 24.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 43 49
Average daily rate £425 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £190.00 £13.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.15% +1257.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 -9 2 £325 -23.52% 15
Glamorgan - - - -
Spring
Wales

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 35 (97.22%) Java
2 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (61.11%) JBoss
4 20 (55.56%) Subversion
5 19 (52.78%) Java SE
5 19 (52.78%) Scrum
6 16 (44.44%) HTML
7 15 (41.67%) Open Source
8 14 (38.89%) Security Cleared
8 14 (38.89%) TDD
9 13 (36.11%) Hibernate
9 13 (36.11%) FileNet
9 13 (36.11%) Tomcat
10 12 (33.33%) MVC
10 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 12 (33.33%) CSS
10 12 (33.33%) jQuery
10 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
11 11 (30.56%) WebSphere
11 11 (30.56%) SOA
11 11 (30.56%) HTML5
12 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
12 10 (27.78%) Workflow
13 9 (25.00%) Back Office
13 9 (25.00%) Eclipse
13 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET
13 9 (25.00%) .NET
13 9 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (22.22%) RESTful
14 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 22 (61.11%) JBoss
2 13 (36.11%) FileNet
2 13 (36.11%) Tomcat
3 11 (30.56%) WebSphere
4 3 (8.33%) Apache
4 3 (8.33%) WebLogic
4 3 (8.33%) Confluence
5 1 (2.78%) IIS
5 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.78%) Mule
5 1 (2.78%) LiveCycle
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Staffware
1 1 (2.78%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (13.89%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.56%) MySQL
4 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.78%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 20 (55.56%) Subversion
2 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
3 9 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 9 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (22.22%) Selenium
4 8 (22.22%) JIRA
5 7 (19.44%) Visual Studio
6 6 (16.67%) Maven
6 6 (16.67%) JUnit
6 6 (16.67%) JMeter
6 6 (16.67%) SoapUI
7 5 (13.89%) Gradle
7 5 (13.89%) Artifactory
7 5 (13.89%) ReSharper
8 3 (8.33%) Hudson
9 2 (5.56%) DbUnit
10 1 (2.78%) Spock
10 1 (2.78%) Ant
General
1 9 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Developer
2 18 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Technical Architect
3 8 (22.22%) Architect
4 6 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Java Architect
6 2 (5.56%) UI Designer
6 2 (5.56%) Designer
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Software Tester
6 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Java Technical Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Tester
7 1 (2.78%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Scala Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (52.78%) Java SE
2 16 (44.44%) HTML
3 13 (36.11%) Hibernate
4 12 (33.33%) CSS
4 12 (33.33%) jQuery
5 11 (30.56%) HTML5
6 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 9 (25.00%) .NET
7 8 (22.22%) RESTful
7 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (22.22%) Drools
7 8 (22.22%) Spring MVC
7 8 (22.22%) XML
7 8 (22.22%) CSS3
8 7 (19.44%) Web Services
8 7 (19.44%) J2EE
8 7 (19.44%) .NET Framework
9 6 (16.67%) SOAP
9 6 (16.67%) REST
10 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Open Source
2 2 (5.56%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.78%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (52.78%) Scrum
3 14 (38.89%) TDD
4 12 (33.33%) MVC
5 11 (30.56%) SOA
6 10 (27.78%) Workflow
7 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
9 4 (11.11%) BDD
10 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
10 3 (8.33%) RUP
10 3 (8.33%) DSDM
10 3 (8.33%) OO
10 3 (8.33%) Pair Programming
10 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
10 3 (8.33%) Kanban
11 2 (5.56%) Release Management
11 2 (5.56%) OOA/OOD
11 2 (5.56%) DevOps
12 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 35 (97.22%) Java
2 8 (22.22%) C#
3 5 (13.89%) SQL
3 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 3 (8.33%) Scala
5 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.78%) PHP
5 1 (2.78%) Python
5 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) vCloud
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle
1 3 (8.33%) IBM
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.33%) VMware
2 2 (5.56%) ILOG
2 2 (5.56%) Twitter
3 1 (2.78%) Splunk
3 1 (2.78%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.78%) Kofax
3 1 (2.78%) BEA
3 1 (2.78%) Adobe
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