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 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 70 57 59
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Contract jobs citing Spring 34 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.08% 1.71% 2.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.16% 5.49% 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 12
Average daily rate
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£355 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.40% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £35.50 £26.31
% change year-on-year
+54.92% +34.91%
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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
475 328 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 29.05% 31.21% 30.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 228 161
Average daily rate £335 £316 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.92% +6.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 13
Average hourly rate £37.04 £13.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+184.92% -68.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.00 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

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
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 30 July 2015, 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 61 (100.00%) Java
2 49 (80.33%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (52.46%) MVC
4 31 (50.82%) JavaScript
5 29 (47.54%) Spring MVC
6 26 (42.62%) HTML
6 26 (42.62%) CSS
7 20 (32.79%) SQL
7 20 (32.79%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (31.15%) MongoDB
9 18 (29.51%) Hibernate
9 18 (29.51%) JUnit
9 18 (29.51%) Configuration Management
10 16 (26.23%) JSP
11 15 (24.59%) J2EE
11 15 (24.59%) Git (software)
11 15 (24.59%) HTML5
12 14 (22.95%) jQuery
13 13 (21.31%) Scrum
13 13 (21.31%) TDD
13 13 (21.31%) CSS3
13 13 (21.31%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (19.67%) Jenkins
14 12 (19.67%) Web Design
14 12 (19.67%) Security Cleared
14 12 (19.67%) SC Cleared
15 11 (18.03%) MooTools
15 11 (18.03%) Photoshop
15 11 (18.03%) Oracle
15 11 (18.03%) Adobe

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 11 (18.03%) Apache Solr
2 7 (11.48%) Confluence
3 6 (9.84%) Apache
4 5 (8.20%) WebSphere
5 4 (6.56%) JBoss
5 4 (6.56%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.28%) CICS
6 2 (3.28%) CMS
7 1 (1.64%) Node.js
7 1 (1.64%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.64%) GlassFish
Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.75%) GitHub
2 4 (6.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) LDAP
2 3 (4.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.15%) MongoDB
2 8 (13.11%) MySQL
3 5 (8.20%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.28%) Adabas
4 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.64%) DB2
5 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.64%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.64%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.64%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.64%) Big Data
5 1 (1.64%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 18 (29.51%) JUnit
2 15 (24.59%) Git (software)
3 12 (19.67%) Jenkins
4 10 (16.39%) Cucumber
5 9 (14.75%) GitLab
5 9 (14.75%) Maven
6 8 (13.11%) JIRA
6 8 (13.11%) Ant
7 3 (4.92%) Eclipse
7 3 (4.92%) Subversion
8 2 (3.28%) PVCS
9 1 (1.64%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.64%) Gradle
General
1 4 (6.56%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (80.33%) Developer
2 30 (49.18%) Java Developer
3 12 (19.67%) UI Developer
3 12 (19.67%) UI Programmer
4 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
5 5 (8.20%) Support Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Software Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Architect
6 4 (6.56%) Applications Support
6 4 (6.56%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (3.28%) COBOL Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Technical Architect
9 1 (1.64%) Consultant
9 1 (1.64%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (47.54%) Spring MVC
2 26 (42.62%) HTML
2 26 (42.62%) CSS
3 18 (29.51%) Hibernate
4 16 (26.23%) JSP
5 15 (24.59%) J2EE
5 15 (24.59%) HTML5
6 14 (22.95%) jQuery
7 13 (21.31%) CSS3
8 11 (18.03%) MooTools
9 9 (14.75%) REST
9 9 (14.75%) AngularJS
9 9 (14.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (14.75%) XML
10 6 (9.84%) Web Services
11 5 (8.20%) Struts
11 5 (8.20%) Apache Camel
12 4 (6.56%) JAX-RS
12 4 (6.56%) Java EE
12 4 (6.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.84%) Cryptography
3 2 (3.28%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.64%) W3C
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.64%) Blog
4 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Linux
2 4 (6.56%) UNIX
3 2 (3.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (80.33%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (52.46%) MVC
3 20 (32.79%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (29.51%) Configuration Management
5 13 (21.31%) Scrum
5 13 (21.31%) TDD
5 13 (21.31%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (19.67%) Web Design
7 11 (18.03%) Microservices
8 10 (16.39%) Build Automation
8 10 (16.39%) Business Analysis
8 10 (16.39%) Integration Testing
9 7 (11.48%) BDD
9 7 (11.48%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (9.84%) Kanban
10 6 (9.84%) ITIL
10 6 (9.84%) RUP
11 5 (8.20%) UML
12 4 (6.56%) SOA
12 4 (6.56%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (50.82%) JavaScript
3 20 (32.79%) SQL
4 6 (9.84%) Shell Script
4 6 (9.84%) PL/SQL
5 4 (6.56%) Ruby
5 4 (6.56%) Python
6 3 (4.92%) C#
6 3 (4.92%) Perl
6 3 (4.92%) PHP
6 3 (4.92%) PHP5
6 3 (4.92%) Scala
7 2 (3.28%) Groovy
7 2 (3.28%) JCL
7 2 (3.28%) COBOL
8 1 (1.64%) NATURAL
8 1 (1.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) SC Cleared
1 12 (19.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.56%) BC Cleared
2 4 (6.56%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.64%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) Vagrant
1 5 (8.20%) logstash
2 2 (3.28%) OpenView
Vendors
1 11 (18.03%) Adobe
1 11 (18.03%) Oracle
1 11 (18.03%) hybris
2 6 (9.84%) Sun
3 2 (3.28%) Splunk
4 1 (1.64%) Vignette
4 1 (1.64%) IBM
4 1 (1.64%) OpenText
4 1 (1.64%) Atlassian
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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