The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 35 67 56
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -11
Contract jobs citing Spring 70 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.74% 1.34% 1.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.58% 3.95% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 15 11
Average daily rate £450 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £322 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.00 £40.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+39.87% +16.42%
Spring
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
480 380 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 32.52% 34.02% 36.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 273 222
Average daily rate £375 £340 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.20 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 153 (100.00%) Java
2 113 (73.86%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (51.63%) TDD
3 79 (51.63%) Hibernate
4 61 (39.87%) JavaScript
4 61 (39.87%) HTML
5 53 (34.64%) Oracle
6 48 (31.37%) CSS
7 46 (30.07%) Scrum
8 43 (28.10%) Maven
9 38 (24.84%) JUnit
10 33 (21.57%) NoSQL
11 30 (19.61%) HTML5
11 30 (19.61%) J2EE
12 29 (18.95%) XML
13 26 (16.99%) Linux
13 26 (16.99%) MVC
14 25 (16.34%) Spring MVC
15 24 (15.69%) BDD
15 24 (15.69%) REST
15 24 (15.69%) Spring Integration
16 23 (15.03%) Apache Camel
16 23 (15.03%) Relational Database
17 22 (14.38%) Apache
17 22 (14.38%) JSP
17 22 (14.38%) SQL
17 22 (14.38%) Jenkins
17 22 (14.38%) Scala
17 22 (14.38%) Git (software)
18 21 (13.73%) MongoDB

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 (14.38%) Apache
2 11 (7.19%) CMS
3 10 (6.54%) Tomcat
4 8 (5.23%) JBoss
5 7 (4.58%) Node.js
6 5 (3.27%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.96%) GlassFish
7 3 (1.96%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (3.27%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.27%) GitHub
2 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.96%) HTTP
1 3 (1.96%) LDAP
2 1 (0.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (21.57%) NoSQL
2 23 (15.03%) Relational Database
3 21 (13.73%) MongoDB
4 15 (9.80%) MySQL
5 14 (9.15%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (7.19%) RDBMS
7 8 (5.23%) Oracle Database
8 7 (4.58%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (4.58%) SQL Server
9 5 (3.27%) Hazelcast
10 3 (1.96%) CouchDB
11 2 (1.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.65%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.65%) Riak
Development Applications
1 43 (28.10%) Maven
2 38 (24.84%) JUnit
3 22 (14.38%) Git (software)
3 22 (14.38%) Jenkins
4 13 (8.50%) Eclipse
4 13 (8.50%) JIRA
5 12 (7.84%) Cucumber
5 12 (7.84%) Mockito
6 11 (7.19%) Hamcrest
6 11 (7.19%) Subversion
7 9 (5.88%) Hudson
8 8 (5.23%) JProfiler
9 7 (4.58%) SoapUI
10 6 (3.92%) Gatling
10 6 (3.92%) JMeter
10 6 (3.92%) LoadRunner
10 6 (3.92%) SilkPerformer
10 6 (3.92%) The Grinder
10 6 (3.92%) VisualVM
10 6 (3.92%) YourKit
General
1 11 (7.19%) Games
2 9 (5.88%) Retail
3 8 (5.23%) Finance
4 2 (1.31%) Banking
5 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 130 (84.97%) Developer
2 122 (79.74%) Java Developer
3 53 (34.64%) Agile Developer
4 51 (33.33%) Agile Java Developer
5 23 (15.03%) Senior Developer
6 22 (14.38%) Senior Java Developer
7 18 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
8 13 (8.50%) UI Developer
9 12 (7.84%) Architect
9 12 (7.84%) Java Architect
10 10 (6.54%) Senior Agile Developer
11 9 (5.88%) Senior Agile Java Developer
12 8 (5.23%) Cassandra Developer
13 7 (4.58%) Analyst
14 6 (3.92%) Performance Analyst
14 6 (3.92%) Performance Test Analyst
14 6 (3.92%) QA Analyst
14 6 (3.92%) QA Engineer
14 6 (3.92%) QA Test Analyst
14 6 (3.92%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (51.63%) Hibernate
2 61 (39.87%) HTML
3 48 (31.37%) CSS
4 30 (19.61%) HTML5
4 30 (19.61%) J2EE
5 29 (18.95%) XML
6 25 (16.34%) Spring MVC
7 24 (15.69%) REST
7 24 (15.69%) Spring Integration
8 23 (15.03%) Apache Camel
9 22 (14.38%) JSP
10 20 (13.07%) Web Services
11 18 (11.76%) ActiveMQ
12 17 (11.11%) RESTful
13 16 (10.46%) Apache Flex
13 16 (10.46%) jQuery
13 16 (10.46%) Spring Boot
14 14 (9.15%) Akka
14 14 (9.15%) RabbitMQ
15 13 (8.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.19%) Online Games
2 8 (5.23%) Algorithms
2 8 (5.23%) Client/Server
2 8 (5.23%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (5.23%) Ontologies
3 3 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.31%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.65%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.65%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.65%) RIA
5 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (16.99%) Linux
2 9 (5.88%) Windows
3 2 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (73.86%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (51.63%) TDD
3 46 (30.07%) Scrum
4 26 (16.99%) MVC
5 24 (15.69%) BDD
6 19 (12.42%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (10.46%) Open Source
8 14 (9.15%) Pair Programming
9 12 (7.84%) Kanban
10 11 (7.19%) Content Management
10 11 (7.19%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (7.19%) Web Development
10 11 (7.19%) Website Architecture
11 8 (5.23%) Machine Learning
11 8 (5.23%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (5.23%) Web Application Development
12 6 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (3.92%) Non-Functional Testing
12 6 (3.92%) SDLC
13 5 (3.27%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 153 (100.00%) Java
2 61 (39.87%) JavaScript
3 22 (14.38%) Scala
3 22 (14.38%) SQL
4 10 (6.54%) Ruby
5 8 (5.23%) PL/SQL
5 8 (5.23%) Python
5 8 (5.23%) SPARQL
6 6 (3.92%) CoffeeScript
6 6 (3.92%) VBA
6 6 (3.92%) VBScript
7 2 (1.31%) ECMAScript
7 2 (1.31%) ES6
7 2 (1.31%) PHP
8 1 (0.65%) C#
8 1 (0.65%) Perl
8 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.54%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.92%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.96%) BC Cleared
5 2 (1.31%) Degree
5 2 (1.31%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.15%) QA
2 4 (2.61%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 53 (34.64%) Oracle
2 6 (3.92%) AppDynamics
2 6 (3.92%) Dynatrace
2 6 (3.92%) IBM
2 6 (3.92%) New Relic
3 5 (3.27%) Adobe
4 4 (2.61%) hybris
5 3 (1.96%) Apigee
6 2 (1.31%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.65%) PayPal
7 1 (0.65%) Sun
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