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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
UK / Wales
Rank 26 58 46
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -12
Contract jobs citing Spring 41 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 5.87% 2.38% 2.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.62% 7.11% 10.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 4 13
Median daily rate £413 £406 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £327 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £478 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £57.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +22.58%

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
209 225 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 29.94% 33.48% 23.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 159 89
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £19.11 £66.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.05% +103.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 +43 36 £413 +1.53% 6
West Wales - 2 £425 -
Spring
UK

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 75 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (58.67%) Microservices
4 33 (44.00%) RESTful
5 27 (36.00%) Scrum
6 26 (34.67%) Hibernate
6 26 (34.67%) JSON
7 25 (33.33%) Maven
7 25 (33.33%) Kafka
7 25 (33.33%) Spring Boot
8 23 (30.67%) SQL
8 23 (30.67%) Software Engineering
8 23 (30.67%) MongoDB
9 22 (29.33%) Cucumber
9 22 (29.33%) Dropwizard
10 21 (28.00%) Continuous Deployment
11 20 (26.67%) REST
12 18 (24.00%) iXBRL
12 18 (24.00%) HTML
12 18 (24.00%) Linux
12 18 (24.00%) Go
13 17 (22.67%) Unix
14 16 (21.33%) Jenkins
15 15 (20.00%) HTTP
16 14 (18.67%) Web Design
16 14 (18.67%) Configuration Management
16 14 (18.67%) Security Cleared
16 14 (18.67%) JAX-RS
16 14 (18.67%) Neo4j
16 14 (18.67%) Responsive Web Design

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 9 (12.00%) Apache
2 6 (8.00%) Liferay
3 3 (4.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (4.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.33%) IIS
5 1 (1.33%) Jetty
5 1 (1.33%) Mongrel
5 1 (1.33%) nginx
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.33%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.33%) Route 53
2 1 (1.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (1.33%) DHCP
2 1 (1.33%) DNS
2 1 (1.33%) DSL
2 1 (1.33%) FTP
2 1 (1.33%) IPsec
2 1 (1.33%) SSL
2 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (30.67%) MongoDB
2 14 (18.67%) Neo4j
3 13 (17.33%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.67%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.67%) MySQL
5 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.33%) Event Store
Development Applications
1 25 (33.33%) Maven
2 22 (29.33%) Cucumber
3 16 (21.33%) Jenkins
4 12 (16.00%) Git (software)
5 9 (12.00%) JUnit
6 3 (4.00%) Selenium
7 2 (2.67%) DbUnit
7 2 (2.67%) JBehave
7 2 (2.67%) jMock
7 2 (2.67%) Mockito
7 2 (2.67%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.33%) Ant
8 1 (1.33%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.33%) Hudson
8 1 (1.33%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.33%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (16.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (73.33%) Developer
2 54 (72.00%) Java Developer
3 13 (17.33%) Java Engineer
4 9 (12.00%) Software Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) Operations Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) Senior Developer
5 7 (9.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Architect
7 4 (5.33%) Java Architect
8 3 (4.00%) AWS Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Java Software Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Java Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.00%) Senior Java Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) MongoDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (44.00%) RESTful
2 26 (34.67%) Hibernate
2 26 (34.67%) JSON
3 25 (33.33%) Kafka
3 25 (33.33%) Spring Boot
4 22 (29.33%) Dropwizard
5 20 (26.67%) REST
6 18 (24.00%) HTML
6 18 (24.00%) iXBRL
7 14 (18.67%) JAX-RS
8 12 (16.00%) Web Services
9 11 (14.67%) XML
10 8 (10.67%) J2EE
11 6 (8.00%) CSS
12 5 (6.67%) Java EE
12 5 (6.67%) ReactiveX
12 5 (6.67%) SOAP
12 5 (6.67%) Spring Cloud
13 2 (2.67%) AngularJS
13 2 (2.67%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.33%) Fintech
3 1 (1.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.00%) Linux
2 17 (22.67%) Unix
3 13 (17.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (58.67%) Microservices
3 27 (36.00%) Scrum
4 23 (30.67%) Software Engineering
5 21 (28.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 14 (18.67%) Configuration Management
6 14 (18.67%) DevOps
6 14 (18.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 14 (18.67%) Web Design
7 13 (17.33%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (12.00%) Open Source
9 6 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (8.00%) Dependency Management
9 6 (8.00%) SOA
10 5 (6.67%) Automated Testing
10 5 (6.67%) BDD
10 5 (6.67%) CQRS
11 4 (5.33%) API Design
11 4 (5.33%) TDD
11 4 (5.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (30.67%) SQL
3 18 (24.00%) Go
4 6 (8.00%) PL/SQL
5 5 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.67%) Groovy
6 2 (2.67%) Python
6 2 (2.67%) Scala
7 1 (1.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (18.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.67%) Degree
2 8 (10.67%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (4.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (13.33%) Docker
2 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Ansible
1 1 (1.33%) Fluentd
1 1 (1.33%) Grafana
1 1 (1.33%) Kibana
1 1 (1.33%) Marathon
1 1 (1.33%) Mesos
1 1 (1.33%) Puppet
1 1 (1.33%) Rundeck
1 1 (1.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (14.67%) Oracle
2 3 (4.00%) Splunk
3 1 (1.33%) Google
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.33%) VMware
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