The first table below looks at the demand for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Wales region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 24 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Spring 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 6.15% 5.41% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.43% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Average daily rate £463 £314 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.06 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +4.80%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
70 6 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 53.85% 16.22% 43.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 4 17
Average daily rate £425 £322 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.97% -22.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £322 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Spring
Wales

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the West Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

Spring
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Swansea -17 8 £463 +47.52% 1
Spring
Wales

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) J2EE
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) BDD
2 6 (75.00%) Scala
3 5 (62.50%) Ajax
3 5 (62.50%) Spring MVC
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) Extreme Programming
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
3 5 (62.50%) Akka
3 5 (62.50%) Play Framework
4 3 (37.50%) JSON
4 3 (37.50%) Zend
4 3 (37.50%) Open Source
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) REST
4 3 (37.50%) Jasmine
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) SOA
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (12.50%) Grails

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Jasmine
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Java Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Java Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Technical Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Scala Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) J2EE
1 8 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 5 (62.50%) Ajax
2 5 (62.50%) Spring MVC
2 5 (62.50%) jQuery
2 5 (62.50%) Akka
2 5 (62.50%) Play Framework
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) REST
3 3 (37.50%) JSON
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) BDD
2 5 (62.50%) Extreme Programming
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
3 3 (37.50%) SOA
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) Scala
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Groovy
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Zend