The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 90 39 67
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +28
Contract jobs citing Spring 27 90 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.13% 4.16% 2.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.15% 13.85% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 52 40
Average daily rate
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£325 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £280 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £395 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -29.76%
Spring
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
651 650 804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 27.17% 30.06% 30.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 414 414
Average daily rate £315 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 9
Average hourly rate £31.00 £45.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% +143.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £21.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Spring
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -38 19 £325 +8.33% 12
South Yorkshire -4 7 £308 -12.14% 7
North Yorkshire -7 1 - - 10
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 91 (100.00%) Java
2 68 (74.73%) Hibernate
3 45 (49.45%) MVC
4 44 (48.35%) Spring MVC
5 39 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (42.86%) Maven
6 38 (41.76%) jQuery
6 38 (41.76%) J2EE
7 37 (40.66%) JavaScript
8 35 (38.46%) HTML
9 29 (31.87%) SQL
10 28 (30.77%) CSS
11 27 (29.67%) XML
12 23 (25.27%) Oracle
12 23 (25.27%) Web Services
13 21 (23.08%) Ajax
13 21 (23.08%) Java EE
14 20 (21.98%) TDD
14 20 (21.98%) JSP
14 20 (21.98%) REST
15 18 (19.78%) Tomcat
16 17 (18.68%) Linux
17 15 (16.48%) JPA
18 14 (15.38%) BDD
19 13 (14.29%) Spring Integration
19 13 (14.29%) Relational Database
20 12 (13.19%) Twitter
20 12 (13.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 12 (13.19%) WebLogic
20 12 (13.19%) JMS

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 18 (19.78%) Tomcat
2 12 (13.19%) WebLogic
3 9 (9.89%) Apache Solr
4 6 (6.59%) Apache
5 5 (5.49%) Apache ServiceMix
6 4 (4.40%) Adobe CQ
6 4 (4.40%) IIS
7 3 (3.30%) Magnolia
8 2 (2.20%) Node.js
8 2 (2.20%) CMS
9 1 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.10%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (1.10%) MQSeries
9 1 (1.10%) Jetty
9 1 (1.10%) Mule
9 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.10%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (1.10%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) HTTP
2 2 (2.20%) PuTTY
2 2 (2.20%) SSH
2 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.20%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.20%) Firewall
3 1 (1.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 11 (12.09%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.59%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.49%) MySQL
4 5 (5.49%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.40%) Redis
6 2 (2.20%) CouchDB
6 2 (2.20%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.20%) Couchbase
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.20%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.10%) Riak
Development Applications
1 39 (42.86%) Maven
2 11 (12.09%) Eclipse
3 10 (10.99%) Git (software)
4 9 (9.89%) JUnit
5 8 (8.79%) Subversion
6 6 (6.59%) Hudson
6 6 (6.59%) JIRA
6 6 (6.59%) Selenium
7 5 (5.49%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.30%) DbUnit
9 2 (2.20%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (1.10%) Ant
10 1 (1.10%) Firebug
10 1 (1.10%) NUnit
10 1 (1.10%) Gradle
10 1 (1.10%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (9.89%) Finance
2 5 (5.49%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.10%) Banking
Job Titles
1 86 (94.51%) Developer
2 77 (84.62%) Java Developer
3 16 (17.58%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (8.79%) UI Developer
5 7 (7.69%) UI Programmer
6 6 (6.59%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (6.59%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.49%) Analyst
7 5 (5.49%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (4.40%) Senior Architect
8 4 (4.40%) Java Architect
8 4 (4.40%) Senior Java Architect
8 4 (4.40%) Team Leader
8 4 (4.40%) Java Team Leader
8 4 (4.40%) Architect
9 3 (3.30%) Developer Analyst
10 2 (2.20%) Java Programmer
10 2 (2.20%) Applications Support Analyst
10 2 (2.20%) J2EE Developer
10 2 (2.20%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (74.73%) Hibernate
2 44 (48.35%) Spring MVC
3 38 (41.76%) jQuery
3 38 (41.76%) J2EE
4 35 (38.46%) HTML
5 28 (30.77%) CSS
6 27 (29.67%) XML
7 23 (25.27%) Web Services
8 21 (23.08%) Ajax
8 21 (23.08%) Java EE
9 20 (21.98%) JSP
9 20 (21.98%) REST
10 15 (16.48%) JPA
11 13 (14.29%) Spring Integration
12 12 (13.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (13.19%) JMS
13 9 (9.89%) SOAP
14 8 (8.79%) CSS3
14 8 (8.79%) Apache Camel
15 7 (7.69%) MooTools
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (5.49%) Open Source
3 4 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.20%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.68%) Linux
2 9 (9.89%) UNIX
3 3 (3.30%) Android
4 2 (2.20%) Debian
5 1 (1.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (49.45%) MVC
2 39 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (21.98%) TDD
4 14 (15.38%) BDD
5 11 (12.09%) Software Engineering
6 10 (10.99%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (10.99%) Configuration Management
7 9 (9.89%) Release Management
7 9 (9.89%) Scrum
8 8 (8.79%) Web Design
9 7 (7.69%) OO
9 7 (7.69%) Integration Testing
9 7 (7.69%) Business Analysis
9 7 (7.69%) Build Automation
9 7 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (5.49%) OOD
10 5 (5.49%) Web Application Development
11 4 (4.40%) E-Commerce
11 4 (4.40%) DSDM
12 3 (3.30%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 91 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (40.66%) JavaScript
3 29 (31.87%) SQL
4 8 (8.79%) PL/SQL
5 5 (5.49%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.20%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.10%) VB
7 1 (1.10%) PHP
7 1 (1.10%) C#
7 1 (1.10%) C++
7 1 (1.10%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 3 (3.30%) Puppet
2 2 (2.20%) Hyperic
3 1 (1.10%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 23 (25.27%) Oracle
2 12 (13.19%) Twitter
3 8 (8.79%) hybris
4 5 (5.49%) Adobe
5 3 (3.30%) JBoss
6 2 (2.20%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.10%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.10%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
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