Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Spring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Spring over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 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 Spring Framework
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 25 31
Rank change year-on-year -32 +6 +41
Contract jobs citing Spring 120 185 224
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.50% 6.31% 5.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.43% 19.56% 16.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 149 170
West Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £420 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% -6.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £380 £375 £346
90th Percentile £510 £496 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £420 £445
% change year-on-year +4.17% -5.62% +18.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £50.00

Spring is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,272 946 1,350
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 37.12% 32.24% 35.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 918 698 962
West Yorkshire median daily rate £411 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.81% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £313 £304 £300
90th Percentile £538 £500 £527
Yorkshire median daily rate £403 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.63% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 4
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 - £13.50
10th Percentile £15.24 - £12.98
90th Percentile £19.59 - £16.30
Yorkshire median hourly rate £31.42 £35.00 £14.69
% change year-on-year -10.24% +138.30% -51.04%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Spring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Spring in West Yorkshire

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in West Yorkshire

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in West Yorkshire

Spring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spring in West Yorkshire

Spring
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -19 116 £438 +4.17% 28
Bradford -10 3 £413 -17.50% 1
Spring
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Spring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Spring.

1 114 (95.00%) Java
2 96 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (75.83%) Spring Boot
4 65 (54.17%) Java 8
5 63 (52.50%) TDD
6 60 (50.00%) Microservices
7 48 (40.00%) Hibernate
8 34 (28.33%) Docker
9 33 (27.50%) NoSQL
10 29 (24.17%) JavaScript
11 28 (23.33%) SQL
12 25 (20.83%) Software Engineering
13 24 (20.00%) RESTful
14 22 (18.33%) Maven
15 20 (16.67%) BDD
16 18 (15.00%) Kafka
17 17 (14.17%) Test Automation
18 16 (13.33%) Git (software)
19 15 (12.50%) Dropwizard
19 15 (12.50%) Scrum
20 14 (11.67%) Apache
20 14 (11.67%) REST
21 13 (10.83%) RabbitMQ
21 13 (10.83%) Node.js
22 12 (10.00%) MongoDB
22 12 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
22 12 (10.00%) DevOps
22 12 (10.00%) HTML
22 12 (10.00%) MySQL
22 12 (10.00%) ActiveMQ

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 14 (11.67%) Apache
2 6 (5.00%) Confluence
3 5 (4.17%) Anypoint
3 5 (4.17%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.50%) CMS
5 2 (1.67%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.83%) JBoss
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.17%) GitHub
2 5 (4.17%) Slack
3 2 (1.67%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (1.67%) Serverless
4 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.17%) Firewall
2 3 (2.50%) HTTP
3 2 (1.67%) SMS
4 1 (0.83%) SSL
4 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (27.50%) NoSQL
2 12 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 12 (10.00%) MySQL
3 5 (4.17%) Apache Hive
3 5 (4.17%) Big Data
3 5 (4.17%) Couchbase
3 5 (4.17%) CouchDB
3 5 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.50%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.67%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.67%) ObjectStore
6 2 (1.67%) Parquet
6 2 (1.67%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.83%) Endeca
7 1 (0.83%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 22 (18.33%) Maven
2 16 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 11 (9.17%) JIRA
4 9 (7.50%) Jenkins
4 9 (7.50%) JUnit
5 7 (5.83%) Cucumber
6 6 (5.00%) IntelliJ
6 6 (5.00%) Selenium
7 5 (4.17%) Artifactory
7 5 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (1.67%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.67%) Mockito
9 1 (0.83%) DbUnit
9 1 (0.83%) GitLab
9 1 (0.83%) Gradle
9 1 (0.83%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.83%) jMock
9 1 (0.83%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.83%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.83%) YouTrack
General
1 3 (2.50%) Finance
2 1 (0.83%) Games
2 1 (0.83%) Marketing
2 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 99 (82.50%) Developer
2 91 (75.83%) Java Developer
3 17 (14.17%) AWS Developer
4 7 (5.83%) Architect
5 6 (5.00%) Scala Developer
6 5 (4.17%) Agile Developer
6 5 (4.17%) Agile Java Developer
6 5 (4.17%) Java Scala Developer
7 4 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (3.33%) Software Engineer
8 3 (2.50%) Angular Developer
8 3 (2.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (2.50%) Node.js Developer
8 3 (2.50%) React Developer
8 3 (2.50%) Senior Developer
8 3 (2.50%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (2.50%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (1.67%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (1.67%) Integration Architect
9 2 (1.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (75.83%) Spring Boot
2 48 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 24 (20.00%) RESTful
4 18 (15.00%) Kafka
5 15 (12.50%) Dropwizard
6 14 (11.67%) REST
7 13 (10.83%) Node.js
7 13 (10.83%) RabbitMQ
8 12 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
8 12 (10.00%) HTML
9 11 (9.17%) AngularJS
9 11 (9.17%) Apache Camel
10 9 (7.50%) CSS
11 7 (5.83%) J2EE
11 7 (5.83%) SOAP
11 7 (5.83%) Web Services
12 5 (4.17%) Grails
12 5 (4.17%) JSON
12 5 (4.17%) Spring Security
12 5 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (2.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.50%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.67%) IVR
4 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.83%) DataPower
4 1 (0.83%) NHS
4 1 (0.83%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.50%) Linux
2 3 (2.50%) Unix
3 1 (0.83%) Android
3 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (52.50%) TDD
3 60 (50.00%) Microservices
4 25 (20.83%) Software Engineering
5 20 (16.67%) BDD
6 17 (14.17%) Test Automation
7 15 (12.50%) Scrum
8 12 (10.00%) DevOps
9 11 (9.17%) Kanban
9 11 (9.17%) OO
10 10 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (7.50%) Open Source
12 6 (5.00%) E-Commerce
12 6 (5.00%) Pair Programming
13 5 (4.17%) High Availability
13 5 (4.17%) Integration Testing
13 5 (4.17%) SFIA
13 5 (4.17%) SOA
13 5 (4.17%) Workflow
14 4 (3.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 114 (95.00%) Java
2 65 (54.17%) Java 8
3 29 (24.17%) JavaScript
4 28 (23.33%) SQL
5 12 (10.00%) Groovy
6 10 (8.33%) Scala
7 7 (5.83%) Kotlin
8 2 (1.67%) ES6
9 1 (0.83%) C
9 1 (0.83%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.67%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.50%) GDPR
2 1 (0.83%) PMO
System Software
1 34 (28.33%) Docker
2 2 (1.67%) HDFS
2 2 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.83%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (6.67%) Puppet
2 6 (5.00%) Grafana
3 5 (4.17%) Ansible
3 5 (4.17%) Graylog
3 5 (4.17%) Terraform
4 1 (0.83%) Kibana
4 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (9.17%) Splunk
2 5 (4.17%) AppDynamics
2 5 (4.17%) MuleSoft
3 3 (2.50%) Micro Focus
3 3 (2.50%) Oracle
4 2 (1.67%) Perfecto Mobile
4 2 (1.67%) Sun
4 2 (1.67%) VMware
5 1 (0.83%) Adobe
5 1 (0.83%) hybris
5 1 (0.83%) IBM
5 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.83%) webMethods