The first table below looks at the demand for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 18 April 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 West Yorkshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 60 72 71
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Contract jobs citing Spring 48 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.66% 1.28% 1.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.76% 4.62% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 11
Average daily rate £325 £281 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -19.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £244 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £319 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.06 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +4.80%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
548 368 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.39% 27.77% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 214 216
Average daily rate £325 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% +14.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Spring
Yorkshire

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Spring
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +8 45 £328 +16.44% 14
Wakefield - - - - 1
Bradford - - - - 2
Halifax - - - - 1
Hebden Bridge - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Spring
Yorkshire

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 72 (97.30%) Java
2 37 (50.00%) J2EE
3 36 (48.65%) Hibernate
4 34 (45.95%) JavaScript
5 31 (41.89%) HTML
6 29 (39.19%) SQL
7 26 (35.14%) CSS
8 25 (33.78%) Maven
9 24 (32.43%) jQuery
10 23 (31.08%) Oracle
11 21 (28.38%) JSP
12 20 (27.03%) MVC
13 19 (25.68%) Spring MVC
14 17 (22.97%) Web Services
15 16 (21.62%) PL/SQL
16 15 (20.27%) XML
16 15 (20.27%) Struts
16 15 (20.27%) HTML5
17 14 (18.92%) REST
17 14 (18.92%) UNIX
17 14 (18.92%) SOAP
17 14 (18.92%) Java EE
18 13 (17.57%) Linux
18 13 (17.57%) Configuration Management
18 13 (17.57%) Tomcat
19 12 (16.22%) Ajax
19 12 (16.22%) Web Design
19 12 (16.22%) Oracle Database
20 11 (14.86%) CSS3
20 11 (14.86%) JMS

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (17.57%) Tomcat
2 11 (14.86%) WebLogic
3 9 (12.16%) Apache Solr
4 7 (9.46%) IIS
5 2 (2.70%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (1.35%) CMS
6 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.35%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.35%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (1.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.22%) Oracle Database
2 11 (14.86%) SQL Server
3 8 (10.81%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (9.46%) Relational Database
5 6 (8.11%) RDBMS
6 4 (5.41%) MySQL
7 3 (4.05%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.35%) CouchDB
9 1 (1.35%) Couchbase
9 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (33.78%) Maven
2 10 (13.51%) JUnit
3 8 (10.81%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.41%) NUnit
4 4 (5.41%) Eclipse
5 3 (4.05%) Selenium
5 3 (4.05%) PhoneGap
6 2 (2.70%) Hudson
6 2 (2.70%) Mockito
6 2 (2.70%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.70%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.70%) EasyMock
6 2 (2.70%) JIRA
7 1 (1.35%) Ant
7 1 (1.35%) Rational Rose
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.35%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.35%) Subversion
7 1 (1.35%) dotCover
7 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.05%) Finance
3 2 (2.70%) Publishing
4 1 (1.35%) Electronics
4 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 66 (89.19%) Developer
2 55 (74.32%) Java Developer
3 12 (16.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (10.81%) UI Developer
4 8 (10.81%) UI Programmer
5 4 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (5.41%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.05%) Analyst
6 3 (4.05%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) User Experience Developer
6 3 (4.05%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (2.70%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (2.70%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (2.70%) Software Tester
7 2 (2.70%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (2.70%) Web Developer
7 2 (2.70%) Tester
8 1 (1.35%) Architect
8 1 (1.35%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (50.00%) J2EE
2 36 (48.65%) Hibernate
3 31 (41.89%) HTML
4 26 (35.14%) CSS
5 24 (32.43%) jQuery
6 21 (28.38%) JSP
7 19 (25.68%) Spring MVC
8 17 (22.97%) Web Services
9 15 (20.27%) XML
9 15 (20.27%) Struts
9 15 (20.27%) HTML5
10 14 (18.92%) REST
10 14 (18.92%) SOAP
10 14 (18.92%) Java EE
11 12 (16.22%) Ajax
12 11 (14.86%) CSS3
12 11 (14.86%) JMS
13 10 (13.51%) Apache Camel
14 7 (9.46%) EJB
14 7 (9.46%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Open Source
2 5 (6.76%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.76%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.70%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.35%) DTV
4 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.92%) UNIX
2 13 (17.57%) Linux
3 4 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.03%) MVC
2 13 (17.57%) Configuration Management
3 12 (16.22%) Web Design
4 10 (13.51%) Scrum
4 10 (13.51%) TDD
5 8 (10.81%) Software Engineering
6 7 (9.46%) OO
6 7 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.41%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.41%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.05%) OOP
8 3 (4.05%) Migration
8 3 (4.05%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (4.05%) Refactoring
8 3 (4.05%) Data Migration
9 2 (2.70%) BDD
9 2 (2.70%) Test Scripting
9 2 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (2.70%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 72 (97.30%) Java
2 34 (45.95%) JavaScript
3 29 (39.19%) SQL
4 16 (21.62%) PL/SQL
5 7 (9.46%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.70%) C
7 1 (1.35%) C#
7 1 (1.35%) Perl
7 1 (1.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) SLA
1 1 (1.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (31.08%) Oracle
2 9 (12.16%) hybris
3 4 (5.41%) JBoss
4 2 (2.70%) Perforce
4 2 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.70%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.35%) Sybase
5 1 (1.35%) SAP
5 1 (1.35%) FatWire
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