Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 31 29
Rank change year-on-year -10 -2 +80
Contract jobs citing Spring 182 165 236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.36% 5.94% 5.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.38% 16.21% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 121 175
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -5.71% +16.67%
10th Percentile £375 £331 £325
90th Percentile £538 £500 £500
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £408 £425
% change year-on-year +4.29% -4.12% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 1,266 1,018 1,334
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 37.31% 36.67% 33.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 901 754 965
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £308 £305 £300
90th Percentile £525 £525 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +14.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 7
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.00 £22.50 £10.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +86.67% +120.59% -74.50%
10th Percentile £41.00 £18.75 £9.72
90th Percentile £43.00 £26.25 £13.12
Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.00 £22.50 £10.20
% change year-on-year +82.22% +120.59% -74.50%

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 -10 165 £425 +3.03% 34
Halifax +7 8 £800 +166.67%
Bradford -3 3 £350 -30.00% 2
Wakefield - 2 - - 2
Huddersfield - 1 - - 2
Spring
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 179 (98.35%) Java
2 156 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (70.33%) Spring Boot
4 110 (60.44%) TDD
5 104 (57.14%) Microservices
6 93 (51.10%) Java 8
7 75 (41.21%) JavaScript
8 73 (40.11%) Hibernate
9 56 (30.77%) Software Engineering
9 56 (30.77%) NoSQL
10 54 (29.67%) Git (software)
10 54 (29.67%) Test Automation
11 53 (29.12%) Maven
12 52 (28.57%) BDD
12 52 (28.57%) REST
13 47 (25.82%) Jenkins
14 41 (22.53%) RESTful
14 41 (22.53%) Scrum
15 40 (21.98%) Kafka
16 37 (20.33%) Docker
16 37 (20.33%) SQL
17 34 (18.68%) HTML
17 34 (18.68%) OO
17 34 (18.68%) Node.js
18 31 (17.03%) Apache
19 29 (15.93%) MongoDB
20 28 (15.38%) MySQL
21 27 (14.84%) Kanban
22 26 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
22 26 (14.29%) Open Source

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 31 (17.03%) Apache
2 19 (10.44%) Confluence
3 8 (4.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (4.40%) Tomcat
4 7 (3.85%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (2.75%) Anypoint
6 3 (1.65%) CMS
6 3 (1.65%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.10%) JBoss
8 1 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.55%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.34%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (7.69%) Slack
3 9 (4.95%) GitHub
4 4 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.65%) PaaS
6 2 (1.10%) CloudBees
6 2 (1.10%) IaaS
6 2 (1.10%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.10%) Serverless
7 1 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.95%) SMS
2 7 (3.85%) HTTP
3 2 (1.10%) Firewall
3 2 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (30.77%) NoSQL
2 29 (15.93%) MongoDB
3 28 (15.38%) MySQL
4 22 (12.09%) PostgreSQL
5 20 (10.99%) Apache Cassandra
6 15 (8.24%) Big Data
7 14 (7.69%) Apache Hive
8 12 (6.59%) Relational Database
9 8 (4.40%) RDBMS
10 7 (3.85%) Cloud Spanner
10 7 (3.85%) NewSQL
11 3 (1.65%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.65%) Riak
11 3 (1.65%) SQL Server
12 2 (1.10%) Couchbase
12 2 (1.10%) CouchDB
12 2 (1.10%) Endeca
12 2 (1.10%) ObjectStore
13 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.55%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 54 (29.67%) Git (software)
2 53 (29.12%) Maven
3 47 (25.82%) Jenkins
4 23 (12.64%) JIRA
5 19 (10.44%) Cucumber
5 19 (10.44%) JUnit
6 15 (8.24%) Artifactory
7 11 (6.04%) Jasmine
8 7 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
9 6 (3.30%) Mockito
9 6 (3.30%) Selenium
9 6 (3.30%) Subversion
10 4 (2.20%) Flyway
10 4 (2.20%) SonarQube
11 3 (1.65%) Mercurial
12 2 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (1.10%) Eclipse
12 2 (1.10%) Gradle
12 2 (1.10%) IntelliJ
12 2 (1.10%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (7.14%) Banking
2 10 (5.49%) Retail
3 9 (4.95%) Finance
4 3 (1.65%) Games
5 2 (1.10%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Law
6 1 (0.55%) Legal
6 1 (0.55%) Marketing
6 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 144 (79.12%) Developer
2 135 (74.18%) Java Developer
3 21 (11.54%) Software Engineer
4 19 (10.44%) Java Engineer
5 13 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
6 11 (6.04%) Senior Developer
6 11 (6.04%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (5.49%) Agile Developer
7 10 (5.49%) Agile Java Developer
7 10 (5.49%) Architect
7 10 (5.49%) Java Software Developer
8 9 (4.95%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (4.40%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (4.40%) Software Developer
10 7 (3.85%) AWS Developer
11 6 (3.30%) Java Architect
11 6 (3.30%) Java Solutions Architect
11 6 (3.30%) Scala Developer
12 5 (2.75%) Java Scala Developer
12 5 (2.75%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (70.33%) Spring Boot
2 73 (40.11%) Hibernate
3 52 (28.57%) REST
4 41 (22.53%) RESTful
5 40 (21.98%) Kafka
6 34 (18.68%) HTML
6 34 (18.68%) Node.js
7 26 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
7 26 (14.29%) CSS
7 26 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
8 25 (13.74%) AngularJS
9 24 (13.19%) Dropwizard
10 23 (12.64%) Web Services
11 20 (10.99%) HTML5
12 18 (9.89%) SOAP
13 16 (8.79%) Spring Batch
13 16 (8.79%) Spring Security
14 12 (6.59%) CSS3
15 11 (6.04%) Apache Camel
15 11 (6.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (2.20%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (2.20%) Mobile App
2 4 (2.20%) User Experience
3 3 (1.65%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.55%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.55%) Cloud Native
5 1 (0.55%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.55%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.55%) NHS
5 1 (0.55%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.55%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 26 (14.29%) Linux
2 11 (6.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (4.95%) Android
4 6 (3.30%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.10%) Windows
6 1 (0.55%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (60.44%) TDD
3 104 (57.14%) Microservices
4 56 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 54 (29.67%) Test Automation
6 52 (28.57%) BDD
7 41 (22.53%) Scrum
8 34 (18.68%) OO
9 27 (14.84%) Kanban
10 26 (14.29%) Open Source
11 21 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (9.89%) Mentoring
13 15 (8.24%) DevOps
14 14 (7.69%) SFIA
15 13 (7.14%) Integration Testing
16 10 (5.49%) Coaching
16 10 (5.49%) E-Commerce
17 9 (4.95%) SOA
18 8 (4.40%) MVC
18 8 (4.40%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 179 (98.35%) Java
2 93 (51.10%) Java 8
3 75 (41.21%) JavaScript
4 37 (20.33%) SQL
5 12 (6.59%) Kotlin
6 10 (5.49%) Groovy
7 9 (4.95%) ES6
7 9 (4.95%) Scala
8 4 (2.20%) Python
9 3 (1.65%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.10%) C
10 2 (1.10%) C#
10 2 (1.10%) Ruby
11 1 (0.55%) Natural
11 1 (0.55%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (2.75%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.65%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.10%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (0.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.85%) QA
2 3 (1.65%) GDPR
3 2 (1.10%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.55%) PMO
System Software
1 37 (20.33%) Docker
2 7 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.30%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (10.44%) Puppet
2 15 (8.24%) Grafana
2 15 (8.24%) Graylog
2 15 (8.24%) Terraform
3 7 (3.85%) Ansible
4 3 (1.65%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.10%) CA Wily
5 2 (1.10%) OpenView
Vendors
1 13 (7.14%) Oracle
2 11 (6.04%) Red Hat
2 11 (6.04%) Splunk
3 7 (3.85%) MuleSoft
3 7 (3.85%) VMware
4 5 (2.75%) AppDynamics
5 3 (1.65%) Micro Focus
6 2 (1.10%) Capita
6 2 (1.10%) HP
6 2 (1.10%) Nimsoft
7 1 (0.55%) Adobe
7 1 (0.55%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.55%) FatWire
7 1 (0.55%) hybris
7 1 (0.55%) IBM
7 1 (0.55%) Xamarin