The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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 Leeds 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 57 59 66
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Contract jobs citing Spring 18 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.71% 2.24% 1.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.68% 7.33% 4.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 9
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £406 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £26.31 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+34.91% -34.21%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
317 273 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 30.16% 30.64% 36.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 163 266
Average daily rate £313 £298 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.04% -0.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £125 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £41.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.29% +127.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Spring
West Yorkshire

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014, 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 64 (96.97%) Java
2 42 (63.64%) Hibernate
3 29 (43.94%) jQuery
4 28 (42.42%) HTML
5 27 (40.91%) JavaScript
6 26 (39.39%) J2EE
6 26 (39.39%) MVC
7 25 (37.88%) Maven
7 25 (37.88%) Spring MVC
8 23 (34.85%) CSS
9 19 (28.79%) JSP
9 19 (28.79%) XML
10 16 (24.24%) SQL
11 14 (21.21%) Oracle
11 14 (21.21%) Configuration Management
11 14 (21.21%) REST
11 14 (21.21%) CSS3
12 13 (19.70%) HTML5
12 13 (19.70%) Tomcat
13 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
13 12 (18.18%) Web Design
13 12 (18.18%) hybris
13 12 (18.18%) Apache Solr
14 11 (16.67%) JPA
14 11 (16.67%) Java EE
14 11 (16.67%) SOAP
14 11 (16.67%) JMS
15 10 (15.15%) Linux
15 10 (15.15%) WebLogic
15 10 (15.15%) MooTools

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 13 (19.70%) Tomcat
2 12 (18.18%) Apache Solr
3 10 (15.15%) WebLogic
4 8 (12.12%) IIS
5 4 (6.06%) Apache
5 4 (6.06%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (1.52%) Confluence
6 1 (1.52%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.52%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) HTTP
1 2 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (1.52%) SSH
2 1 (1.52%) PuTTY
2 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.52%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.58%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.06%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.55%) Redis
4 3 (4.55%) MySQL
4 3 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.52%) Riak
6 1 (1.52%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.52%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 25 (37.88%) Maven
2 8 (12.12%) Git (software)
3 7 (10.61%) JUnit
4 6 (9.09%) Eclipse
5 4 (6.06%) NUnit
6 3 (4.55%) Subversion
6 3 (4.55%) JIRA
6 3 (4.55%) DbUnit
6 3 (4.55%) PhoneGap
7 1 (1.52%) FindBugs
7 1 (1.52%) dotCover
7 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.52%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.52%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.52%) Selenium
7 1 (1.52%) Firebug
7 1 (1.52%) Rational Rose
General
1 5 (7.58%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.52%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.52%) Marketing
2 1 (1.52%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 60 (90.91%) Developer
2 47 (71.21%) Java Developer
3 14 (21.21%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 11 (16.67%) UI Developer
4 11 (16.67%) UI Programmer
5 7 (10.61%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (10.61%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Architect
6 3 (4.55%) Team Leader
6 3 (4.55%) Java Team Leader
6 3 (4.55%) Java Architect
6 3 (4.55%) Senior Java Architect
6 3 (4.55%) User Experience Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Senior Architect
6 3 (4.55%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (3.03%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (63.64%) Hibernate
2 29 (43.94%) jQuery
3 28 (42.42%) HTML
4 26 (39.39%) J2EE
5 25 (37.88%) Spring MVC
6 23 (34.85%) CSS
7 19 (28.79%) JSP
7 19 (28.79%) XML
8 14 (21.21%) REST
8 14 (21.21%) CSS3
9 13 (19.70%) HTML5
10 11 (16.67%) JPA
10 11 (16.67%) Java EE
10 11 (16.67%) JMS
10 11 (16.67%) SOAP
11 10 (15.15%) MooTools
12 9 (13.64%) Web Services
12 9 (13.64%) Apache Camel
13 7 (10.61%) Sass
13 7 (10.61%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.06%) Open Source
3 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.52%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.52%) DTV
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.15%) Linux
2 4 (6.06%) UNIX
2 4 (6.06%) Windows
3 1 (1.52%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (39.39%) MVC
2 14 (21.21%) Configuration Management
3 12 (18.18%) Web Design
4 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (12.12%) TDD
6 7 (10.61%) Software Engineering
7 6 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (9.09%) OO
8 5 (7.58%) Scrum
9 4 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (6.06%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (6.06%) Integration Testing
10 3 (4.55%) Build Automation
10 3 (4.55%) Refactoring
10 3 (4.55%) Business Analysis
10 3 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (4.55%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.55%) OOD
11 2 (3.03%) ITIL
11 2 (3.03%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 64 (96.97%) Java
2 27 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 16 (24.24%) SQL
4 9 (13.64%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.03%) C
5 2 (3.03%) C#
6 1 (1.52%) C++
6 1 (1.52%) PHP
6 1 (1.52%) VB
6 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.58%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
1 1 (1.52%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Puppet
1 1 (1.52%) Vagrant
1 1 (1.52%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 14 (21.21%) Oracle
2 12 (18.18%) hybris
3 3 (4.55%) Twitter
3 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.55%) Adobe
4 2 (3.03%) Perforce
5 1 (1.52%) FatWire
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.52%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.52%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.52%) SAP
5 1 (1.52%) JBoss
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