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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 75 42 58
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +16
Contract jobs citing Spring 24 45 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.77% 3.70% 1.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.49% 9.76% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £214 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £383 £288
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 £55.00 £35.50 £27.81
% change year-on-year
+54.92% +27.64%
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
437 461 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 32.20% 37.88% 33.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 334 160
Average daily rate £350 £320 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% -60.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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 47 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (82.98%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (55.32%) MVC
4 22 (46.81%) Spring MVC
5 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
5 20 (42.55%) HTML
5 20 (42.55%) CSS
6 18 (38.30%) MongoDB
7 15 (31.91%) SQL
7 15 (31.91%) JUnit
7 15 (31.91%) jQuery
8 14 (29.79%) Hibernate
9 13 (27.66%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (27.66%) J2EE
10 12 (25.53%) Configuration Management
10 12 (25.53%) Scrum
11 11 (23.40%) Web Design
11 11 (23.40%) SC Cleared
11 11 (23.40%) Security Cleared
11 11 (23.40%) JSP
12 10 (21.28%) Apache Solr
12 10 (21.28%) REST
12 10 (21.28%) CSS3
12 10 (21.28%) hybris
12 10 (21.28%) Jenkins
13 9 (19.15%) HTML5
13 9 (19.15%) TDD
14 8 (17.02%) Git (software)
14 8 (17.02%) MooTools
14 8 (17.02%) Linux

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 10 (21.28%) Apache Solr
2 4 (8.51%) Apache
3 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.38%) JBoss
4 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (2.13%) Node.js
5 1 (2.13%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) GitHub
2 3 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) LDAP
2 2 (4.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (38.30%) MongoDB
2 7 (14.89%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.38%) MySQL
4 1 (2.13%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.13%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.13%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (31.91%) JUnit
2 10 (21.28%) Jenkins
3 8 (17.02%) Git (software)
4 7 (14.89%) Cucumber
4 7 (14.89%) Subversion
5 6 (12.77%) Maven
5 6 (12.77%) GitLab
6 5 (10.64%) Ant
6 5 (10.64%) Eclipse
7 2 (4.26%) PVCS
7 2 (4.26%) DbUnit
7 2 (4.26%) Hudson
7 2 (4.26%) JProfiler
8 1 (2.13%) Jasmine
General
1 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (76.60%) Developer
2 25 (53.19%) Java Developer
3 10 (21.28%) UI Developer
3 10 (21.28%) UI Programmer
4 4 (8.51%) Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Support Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Lead Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.26%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (2.13%) User Experience Architect
7 1 (2.13%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) ScrumMaster
7 1 (2.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.13%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (46.81%) Spring MVC
2 20 (42.55%) HTML
2 20 (42.55%) CSS
3 15 (31.91%) jQuery
4 14 (29.79%) Hibernate
5 13 (27.66%) J2EE
6 11 (23.40%) JSP
7 10 (21.28%) REST
7 10 (21.28%) CSS3
8 9 (19.15%) HTML5
9 8 (17.02%) MooTools
10 7 (14.89%) Web Services
10 7 (14.89%) XML
11 5 (10.64%) RESTful
11 5 (10.64%) Struts
12 4 (8.51%) JSON
12 4 (8.51%) JAX-RS
13 3 (6.38%) AngularJS
13 3 (6.38%) Backbone.js
13 3 (6.38%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (10.64%) Cryptography
2 4 (8.51%) Open Source
3 2 (4.26%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.26%) Ontologies
3 2 (4.26%) Chemistry
3 2 (4.26%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.13%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Linux
2 3 (6.38%) UNIX
3 2 (4.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (82.98%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (55.32%) MVC
3 13 (27.66%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (25.53%) Configuration Management
4 12 (25.53%) Scrum
5 11 (23.40%) Web Design
6 9 (19.15%) TDD
7 8 (17.02%) Microservices
8 7 (14.89%) BDD
8 7 (14.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (14.89%) Build Automation
8 7 (14.89%) Integration Testing
8 7 (14.89%) Business Analysis
9 6 (12.77%) Kanban
10 5 (10.64%) Pair Programming
10 5 (10.64%) ITIL
11 4 (8.51%) SOA
12 3 (6.38%) Analytics
12 3 (6.38%) DevOps
12 3 (6.38%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
3 15 (31.91%) SQL
4 5 (10.64%) Ruby
4 5 (10.64%) PL/SQL
4 5 (10.64%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.38%) Scala
5 3 (6.38%) PHP5
5 3 (6.38%) Python
5 3 (6.38%) PHP
5 3 (6.38%) C#
6 2 (4.26%) SPARQL
7 1 (2.13%) Groovy
7 1 (2.13%) XPath
7 1 (2.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) SC Cleared
1 11 (23.40%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.26%) BC Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) OpenView
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) hybris
2 8 (17.02%) Adobe
3 7 (14.89%) Oracle
4 5 (10.64%) Sun
5 2 (4.26%) Splunk
6 1 (2.13%) OpenText
6 1 (2.13%) IBM
6 1 (2.13%) Vignette
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