The first table below looks at the demand for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the York 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 York 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 22 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Spring 9 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 6.38% 6.85% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.06% 19.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate £318 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.07% -
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
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
64 26 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 45.39% 35.62% 48.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 9 21
Average daily rate £300 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £205 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £354 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Spring
North Yorkshire

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in York

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in York

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in York

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the York 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 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 13 (76.47%) MVC
2 13 (76.47%) Spring MVC
2 13 (76.47%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (70.59%) J2EE
4 11 (64.71%) Hibernate
5 9 (52.94%) Linux
5 9 (52.94%) Open Source
6 7 (41.18%) Hudson
6 7 (41.18%) Subversion
6 7 (41.18%) Maven
7 6 (35.29%) Tapestry
7 6 (35.29%) OO
7 6 (35.29%) JMS
7 6 (35.29%) MySQL
7 6 (35.29%) WebLogic
7 6 (35.29%) REST
7 6 (35.29%) HTML5
7 6 (35.29%) Ajax
7 6 (35.29%) WebSphere
7 6 (35.29%) HTML
7 6 (35.29%) Jetty
8 5 (29.41%) Android
8 5 (29.41%) Apache Flex
8 5 (29.41%) Selenium
8 5 (29.41%) Cucumber
8 5 (29.41%) BDD
8 5 (29.41%) Spring Integration
8 5 (29.41%) Android Development

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the York 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 17 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (35.29%) WebLogic
2 6 (35.29%) WebSphere
2 6 (35.29%) Jetty
3 2 (11.76%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (11.76%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Hudson
1 7 (41.18%) Subversion
1 7 (41.18%) Maven
2 5 (29.41%) Selenium
2 5 (29.41%) Cucumber
3 2 (11.76%) jMock
3 2 (11.76%) TestNG
3 2 (11.76%) EasyMock
3 2 (11.76%) Subclipse
3 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
3 2 (11.76%) JUnit
3 2 (11.76%) Log4j
4 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
1 17 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) Spring MVC
2 12 (70.59%) J2EE
3 11 (64.71%) Hibernate
4 6 (35.29%) Tapestry
4 6 (35.29%) JMS
4 6 (35.29%) REST
4 6 (35.29%) HTML5
4 6 (35.29%) Ajax
4 6 (35.29%) HTML
5 5 (29.41%) Apache Flex
5 5 (29.41%) Spring Integration
6 4 (23.53%) JSP
6 4 (23.53%) Struts
6 4 (23.53%) Web Services
7 2 (11.76%) Apache Camel
7 2 (11.76%) FreeMarker
7 2 (11.76%) jQuery
7 2 (11.76%) Java EE
7 2 (11.76%) Ehcache
7 2 (11.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (52.94%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) OO
3 5 (29.41%) BDD
3 5 (29.41%) Android Development
3 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
3 5 (29.41%) TDD
4 4 (23.53%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Content Management
5 2 (11.76%) AOP
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
1 4 (23.53%) JBoss