The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Spring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Pivotal Software Spring Framework
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 19 81
Rank change year-on-year -2 +62  
Contract jobs citing Spring 77 128 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 6.98% 8.64% 1.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.78% 21.40% 6.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 92 19
Median daily rate £420 £420 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £327 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £44.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year +17.97% -19.09%  

Spring is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 433 598 406
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 39.26% 40.35% 26.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 445 313
Median daily rate £400 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £319 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £13.85 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -63.06%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Spring as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Leeds

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Spring in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in Leeds

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Leeds over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in Leeds

Spring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spring in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Spring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Spring.

1 135 (95.74%) Java
2 107 (75.89%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (53.90%) Hibernate
4 55 (39.01%) TDD
5 54 (38.30%) Git (software)
6 47 (33.33%) HTML
7 46 (32.62%) NoSQL
8 44 (31.21%) Jenkins
9 41 (29.08%) JavaScript
9 41 (29.08%) JIRA
10 40 (28.37%) Python
11 38 (26.95%) Continuous Integration
12 37 (26.24%) MySQL
12 37 (26.24%) DevOps
12 37 (26.24%) REST
13 36 (25.53%) Scala
14 35 (24.82%) MongoDB
14 35 (24.82%) MVC
15 34 (24.11%) Scrum
15 34 (24.11%) CSS
15 34 (24.11%) Linux
16 33 (23.40%) Open Source
17 32 (22.70%) RESTful
17 32 (22.70%) Software Engineering
17 32 (22.70%) Spring MVC
18 31 (21.99%) SQL
19 29 (20.57%) Test Automation
20 28 (19.86%) Confluence
20 28 (19.86%) HTML5
20 28 (19.86%) JUnit

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (19.86%) Confluence
2 8 (5.67%) Apache
3 7 (4.96%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.13%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.42%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.42%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.71%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.71%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.71%) CMS
6 1 (0.71%) JBoss
6 1 (0.71%) Liferay
6 1 (0.71%) nginx
6 1 (0.71%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.71%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.71%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.96%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (2.13%) IaaS
2 3 (2.13%) Loggly
2 3 (2.13%) Sumo Logic
3 2 (1.42%) GitHub
3 2 (1.42%) SaaS
3 2 (1.42%) Slack
4 1 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.71%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.93%) HTTP
2 9 (6.38%) Firewall
3 1 (0.71%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (32.62%) NoSQL
2 37 (26.24%) MySQL
3 35 (24.82%) MongoDB
4 19 (13.48%) Relational Database
5 11 (7.80%) CouchDB
6 10 (7.09%) Couchbase
7 9 (6.38%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.13%) Redis
8 3 (2.13%) Riak
9 2 (1.42%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 54 (38.30%) Git (software)
2 44 (31.21%) Jenkins
3 41 (29.08%) JIRA
4 28 (19.86%) JUnit
5 22 (15.60%) Maven
5 22 (15.60%) Subversion
6 9 (6.38%) Cucumber
7 7 (4.96%) Mercurial
8 6 (4.26%) Gradle
8 6 (4.26%) Mockito
9 5 (3.55%) jMock
9 5 (3.55%) Selenium
10 4 (2.84%) Eclipse
10 4 (2.84%) Grunt
11 3 (2.13%) IntelliJ
11 3 (2.13%) JMeter
11 3 (2.13%) TestNG
11 3 (2.13%) Vagrant
12 2 (1.42%) GitLab
12 2 (1.42%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (2.13%) Finance
2 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.71%) Banking
3 1 (0.71%) Games
3 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 122 (86.52%) Developer
2 110 (78.01%) Java Developer
3 18 (12.77%) Scala Developer
4 17 (12.06%) Java Scala Developer
5 10 (7.09%) Architect
6 8 (5.67%) Agile Developer
6 8 (5.67%) Agile Java Developer
6 8 (5.67%) Senior Developer
6 8 (5.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (4.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (3.55%) Java Engineer
8 5 (3.55%) MongoDB Developer
9 4 (2.84%) Digital Architect
9 4 (2.84%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (2.84%) Technical Architect
10 3 (2.13%) DevOps Developer
10 3 (2.13%) Java Architect
11 2 (1.42%) Java Solutions Architect
11 2 (1.42%) NoSQL Developer
11 2 (1.42%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (53.90%) Hibernate
2 47 (33.33%) HTML
3 37 (26.24%) REST
4 34 (24.11%) CSS
5 32 (22.70%) RESTful
5 32 (22.70%) Spring MVC
6 28 (19.86%) HTML5
7 26 (18.44%) Play Framework
8 23 (16.31%) J2EE
9 22 (15.60%) JSON
10 21 (14.89%) CSS3
10 21 (14.89%) Django
11 19 (13.48%) SOAP
11 19 (13.48%) Web Services
12 17 (12.06%) Ajax
12 17 (12.06%) Guice
12 17 (12.06%) Ruby on Rails
13 14 (9.93%) AngularJS
13 14 (9.93%) Spring Boot
14 13 (9.22%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.15%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (5.67%) Data Structures
3 7 (4.96%) Algorithms
4 6 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.26%) User Experience
5 4 (2.84%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.84%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 34 (24.11%) Linux
2 6 (4.26%) Android
3 4 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (2.84%) Unix
4 2 (1.42%) Windows
5 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (75.89%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (39.01%) TDD
3 38 (26.95%) Continuous Integration
4 37 (26.24%) DevOps
5 35 (24.82%) MVC
6 34 (24.11%) Scrum
7 33 (23.40%) Open Source
8 32 (22.70%) Software Engineering
9 29 (20.57%) Test Automation
10 22 (15.60%) Microservices
11 18 (12.77%) Configuration Management
11 18 (12.77%) OO
12 14 (9.93%) OWASP
12 14 (9.93%) Pair Programming
12 14 (9.93%) Responsive Web Design
12 14 (9.93%) Web Design
13 13 (9.22%) BDD
13 13 (9.22%) Kanban
14 11 (7.80%) Front End Development
14 11 (7.80%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 135 (95.74%) Java
2 41 (29.08%) JavaScript
3 40 (28.37%) Python
4 36 (25.53%) Scala
5 31 (21.99%) SQL
6 26 (18.44%) Ruby
7 18 (12.77%) C#
8 10 (7.09%) Groovy
8 10 (7.09%) Perl
9 9 (6.38%) PHP
10 7 (4.96%) Bash Shell
11 5 (3.55%) Go
12 4 (2.84%) C++
13 1 (0.71%) ECMAScript
13 1 (0.71%) ES6
13 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.71%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.71%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (2.84%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.71%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.96%) QA
System Software
1 18 (12.77%) Docker
2 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (17.02%) Puppet
2 16 (11.35%) Ansible
3 12 (8.51%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.13%) Nagios
4 3 (2.13%) Prometheus
4 3 (2.13%) Salt
4 3 (2.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (17.73%) Oracle
2 22 (15.60%) Google
3 5 (3.55%) Splunk
4 3 (2.13%) New Relic
4 3 (2.13%) Rackspace
4 3 (2.13%) SaltStack
5 2 (1.42%) hybris
5 2 (1.42%) IBM
6 1 (0.71%) ATG
6 1 (0.71%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.71%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.71%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.71%) VMware
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People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
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The Bridge Ltd
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Hydrogen Group
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Experis Ltd
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4it Recruitment Ltd
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