The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 15 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Spring 25 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 20.00% - 3.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.10% - 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 2
Average daily rate
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£423 - £336
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -14.28%
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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 West Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
58 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 46.40% 33.33% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 6 4
Average daily rate £375 £255 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -24.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £20.85 £22.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.33% +73.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 21 October 2014.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 30 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (83.33%) JSON
2 25 (83.33%) REST
3 24 (80.00%) SOAP
4 23 (76.67%) RabbitMQ
4 23 (76.67%) Open Source
5 20 (66.67%) MongoDB
6 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (63.33%) TDD
7 18 (60.00%) Scrum
7 18 (60.00%) Windows
8 16 (53.33%) Jenkins
8 16 (53.33%) AMQP
9 15 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (50.00%) GitHub
9 15 (50.00%) SOA
9 15 (50.00%) SQL
10 14 (46.67%) MVC
11 13 (43.33%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (43.33%) Web Services
11 13 (43.33%) Apache Camel
11 13 (43.33%) Relational Database
11 13 (43.33%) Spring MVC
12 10 (33.33%) RDBMS
13 9 (30.00%) Scala
14 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (26.67%) JBoss
14 8 (26.67%) Hyperic
14 8 (26.67%) VMware

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (26.67%) IIS
1 8 (26.67%) JBoss
2 4 (13.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 15 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (3.33%) IaaS
2 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) AMQP
2 6 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 13 (43.33%) Relational Database
2 13 (43.33%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (53.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.67%) Selenium
2 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.33%) Maven
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Build Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Scala Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.33%) Programmer
6 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Manager
6 1 (3.33%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (83.33%) JSON
1 25 (83.33%) REST
2 24 (80.00%) SOAP
3 23 (76.67%) RabbitMQ
4 13 (43.33%) Apache Camel
4 13 (43.33%) Web Services
4 13 (43.33%) Spring MVC
5 6 (20.00%) J2EE
6 5 (16.67%) JDBC
6 5 (16.67%) XML
6 5 (16.67%) JSF
7 3 (10.00%) XSD
7 3 (10.00%) DOM
7 3 (10.00%) XSLT
7 3 (10.00%) WSDL
7 3 (10.00%) JAXB
7 3 (10.00%) SAX
7 3 (10.00%) EJB
7 3 (10.00%) JAX-WS
7 3 (10.00%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 23 (76.67%) Open Source
2 7 (23.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) UNIX
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (63.33%) TDD
2 18 (60.00%) Scrum
3 15 (50.00%) SOA
3 15 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (46.67%) MVC
5 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
6 6 (20.00%) DevOps
7 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 5 (16.67%) Web Application Development
7 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.33%) OO
8 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.33%) User Stories
8 1 (3.33%) BDD
8 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.33%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (50.00%) SQL
3 9 (30.00%) Scala
4 3 (10.00%) XPath
5 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) BMC
1 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
1 8 (26.67%) VMware
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) HP