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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 106 62 102
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +40
Contract jobs citing Spring 23 56 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.88% 2.44% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.57% 8.33% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 26 11
Average daily rate
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£331 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £208 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £385 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -23.65%
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
645 672 627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.65% 29.26% 26.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 372 338
Average daily rate £330 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £405 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 16
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £15.00 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 December 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 -35 17 £350 +11.11% 12
South Yorkshire -4 3 £325 -31.57% 2
North Yorkshire -6 3 £325 -3.70% 5
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 54 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (59.26%) Hibernate
4 30 (55.56%) Spring MVC
4 30 (55.56%) MVC
5 24 (44.44%) J2EE
6 20 (37.04%) TDD
7 19 (35.19%) Web Services
8 18 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 17 (31.48%) jQuery
9 17 (31.48%) BDD
10 15 (27.78%) SQL
11 14 (25.93%) CSS
12 13 (24.07%) HTML
12 13 (24.07%) Oracle
12 13 (24.07%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (22.22%) JPA
13 12 (22.22%) JSP
14 11 (20.37%) XML
14 11 (20.37%) UNIX
15 10 (18.52%) JUnit
15 10 (18.52%) Maven
15 10 (18.52%) hybris
16 9 (16.67%) NoSQL
16 9 (16.67%) Apache Solr
16 9 (16.67%) Linux
17 8 (14.81%) Software Engineering
17 8 (14.81%) Web Design
18 7 (12.96%) RESTful
18 7 (12.96%) Configuration Management

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (16.67%) Apache Solr
2 5 (9.26%) Node.js
2 5 (9.26%) Adobe CQ
3 4 (7.41%) Apache
4 3 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.56%) CMS
4 3 (5.56%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (5.56%) Magnolia
4 3 (5.56%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.70%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) HTTP
2 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.70%) HTTPS
2 2 (3.70%) Firewall
2 2 (3.70%) SSH
2 2 (3.70%) PuTTY
3 1 (1.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 6 (11.11%) Redis
2 6 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 5 (9.26%) Couchbase
4 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.41%) CouchDB
5 3 (5.56%) Riak
5 3 (5.56%) MySQL
5 3 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 10 (18.52%) JUnit
1 10 (18.52%) Maven
2 6 (11.11%) JIRA
3 5 (9.26%) Eclipse
3 5 (9.26%) Subversion
4 3 (5.56%) Hudson
4 3 (5.56%) Gradle
4 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.56%) Ant
5 2 (3.70%) DbUnit
5 2 (3.70%) JProfiler
6 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.85%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.85%) Selenium
General
1 4 (7.41%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Electronics
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (92.59%) Developer
2 41 (75.93%) Java Developer
3 8 (14.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 8 (14.81%) UI Developer
4 7 (12.96%) UI Programmer
5 4 (7.41%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Java Architect
5 4 (7.41%) Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Team Leader
6 3 (5.56%) Java Team Leader
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Java Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.70%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (59.26%) Hibernate
2 30 (55.56%) Spring MVC
3 24 (44.44%) J2EE
4 19 (35.19%) Web Services
5 17 (31.48%) jQuery
6 14 (25.93%) CSS
7 13 (24.07%) HTML
8 12 (22.22%) JSP
8 12 (22.22%) JPA
9 11 (20.37%) XML
10 7 (12.96%) RESTful
10 7 (12.96%) CSS3
11 6 (11.11%) MooTools
11 6 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
12 5 (9.26%) SOAP
12 5 (9.26%) Java EE
13 4 (7.41%) Ajax
13 4 (7.41%) JDBC
13 4 (7.41%) XSLT
14 3 (5.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.56%) Open Source
2 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.70%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.70%) User Experience
3 2 (3.70%) Ontologies
3 2 (3.70%) Chemistry
3 2 (3.70%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.37%) UNIX
2 9 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (3.70%) Debian
4 1 (1.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (55.56%) MVC
3 20 (37.04%) TDD
4 17 (31.48%) BDD
5 13 (24.07%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (14.81%) Web Design
6 8 (14.81%) Software Engineering
7 7 (12.96%) Configuration Management
7 7 (12.96%) Web Application Development
8 6 (11.11%) Build Automation
8 6 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (11.11%) Scrum
8 6 (11.11%) Integration Testing
8 6 (11.11%) Business Analysis
9 4 (7.41%) Web Development
9 4 (7.41%) OO
9 4 (7.41%) DSDM
9 4 (7.41%) ATDD
10 3 (5.56%) Pair Programming
10 3 (5.56%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 15 (27.78%) SQL
4 5 (9.26%) Bash Shell
5 4 (7.41%) Ruby
5 4 (7.41%) Python
6 3 (5.56%) PHP
7 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.70%) SPARQL
8 1 (1.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
1 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) Puppet
2 3 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.56%) Graphite
3 2 (3.70%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) Oracle
2 10 (18.52%) hybris
3 4 (7.41%) Adobe
4 3 (5.56%) Twitter
5 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.85%) SAP
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