The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 50 29 19
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -10
Contract jobs citing Spring 12 62 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.90% 7.18% 8.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.10% 20.33% 25.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 45 35
Median daily rate £450 £375 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £58.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
Spring
UK

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
169 305 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 26.83% 35.34% 33.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 237 176
Median daily rate £450 £355 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 4
Median hourly rate - £29.50 £21.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +35.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing Spring as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -20 7 £500 +33.33% 9
West Wales 0 2 £375 +25.00%
Spring
UK

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Spring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Spring.

1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (57.69%) Maven
4 12 (46.15%) SQL
5 11 (42.31%) HTML
6 10 (38.46%) J2EE
6 10 (38.46%) JSF
7 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
7 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
8 8 (30.77%) Oracle
8 8 (30.77%) Hibernate
9 7 (26.92%) TDD
9 7 (26.92%) Ant
9 7 (26.92%) XML
9 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
10 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
10 6 (23.08%) Microservices
10 6 (23.08%) PL/SQL
11 5 (19.23%) CSS
11 5 (19.23%) SOAP
11 5 (19.23%) Eclipse
11 5 (19.23%) JIRA
11 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
11 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
11 5 (19.23%) RESTful
11 5 (19.23%) Open Source
12 4 (15.38%) JPA
12 4 (15.38%) Facelets
12 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
12 4 (15.38%) Docker

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 3 (11.54%) Confluence
2 3 (11.54%) FileNet
2 3 (11.54%) LiveCycle
3 2 (7.69%) Apache
3 2 (7.69%) JBoss
3 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.85%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (3.85%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
1 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (15.38%) RDBMS
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.54%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (11.54%) Hadoop
3 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (57.69%) Maven
2 7 (26.92%) Ant
3 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
4 5 (19.23%) Eclipse
4 5 (19.23%) JIRA
5 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
6 3 (11.54%) Hudson
6 3 (11.54%) Subversion
7 1 (3.85%) IntelliJ
7 1 (3.85%) JBehave
7 1 (3.85%) JUnit
7 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Back Office
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Developer
1 22 (84.62%) Java Developer
2 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Java Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) NoSQL Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Architect
5 1 (3.85%) AWS Developer
5 1 (3.85%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) AWS Software Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Java Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Software Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) HTML
2 10 (38.46%) J2EE
2 10 (38.46%) JSF
3 8 (30.77%) Hibernate
4 7 (26.92%) XML
5 5 (19.23%) CSS
5 5 (19.23%) RESTful
5 5 (19.23%) SOAP
6 4 (15.38%) Ajax
6 4 (15.38%) Facelets
6 4 (15.38%) JPA
6 4 (15.38%) PrimeFaces
6 4 (15.38%) REST
6 4 (15.38%) Web Services
6 4 (15.38%) XHTML
7 3 (11.54%) EJB
7 3 (11.54%) J2SE
7 3 (11.54%) Play Framework
7 3 (11.54%) ReactiveX
8 2 (7.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Unix
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (26.92%) TDD
3 6 (23.08%) Microservices
4 5 (19.23%) Open Source
5 4 (15.38%) Scrum
5 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 3 (11.54%) BDD
6 3 (11.54%) Dependency Management
6 3 (11.54%) DevOps
6 3 (11.54%) Document Management
6 3 (11.54%) High Availability
6 3 (11.54%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (11.54%) OOD
6 3 (11.54%) SOA
6 3 (11.54%) System Testing
6 3 (11.54%) UML
6 3 (11.54%) Use Case
6 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (46.15%) SQL
3 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
4 6 (23.08%) PL/SQL
5 3 (11.54%) Scala
5 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
2 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) BC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Adobe
2 3 (11.54%) IBM
2 3 (11.54%) ILOG
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Splunk
3 1 (3.85%) Perforce
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