Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 29 35
Rank change year-on-year -67 +6 +19
Contract jobs citing Spring 72 197 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.19% 6.51% 5.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.75% 21.37% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 178 111
West Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £390 £369 £358
90th Percentile £500 £513 £638
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £413 £450
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% -
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 1,067 922 1,091
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 32.43% 30.47% 33.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 771 692 756
West Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £283
90th Percentile £550 £525 £534
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 6
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 - £18.00
10th Percentile £15.64 - £13.13
90th Percentile £32.79 - £26.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £14.87
% change year-on-year -5.00% +169.09% -29.21%

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019. 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 -52 65 £440 +4.14% 43
Bradford - 7 £425 - 4
Spring
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 63 (87.50%) Java
2 60 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (72.22%) Spring Boot
4 41 (56.94%) Java 8
5 35 (48.61%) Microservices
5 35 (48.61%) TDD
6 28 (38.89%) Hibernate
7 21 (29.17%) JavaScript
8 20 (27.78%) Git (software)
9 19 (26.39%) Software Engineering
10 17 (23.61%) RESTful
11 15 (20.83%) SQL
12 14 (19.44%) BDD
12 14 (19.44%) Docker
13 13 (18.06%) NoSQL
13 13 (18.06%) Amazon AWS
14 12 (16.67%) Node.js
15 11 (15.28%) DevOps
16 10 (13.89%) REST
16 10 (13.89%) Jenkins
16 10 (13.89%) Test Automation
16 10 (13.89%) Maven
16 10 (13.89%) Linux
17 9 (12.50%) OO
17 9 (12.50%) J2EE
17 9 (12.50%) Scrum
17 9 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
17 9 (12.50%) Serverless
18 8 (11.11%) Dropwizard
18 8 (11.11%) Kafka

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 3 (4.17%) Apache
2 2 (2.78%) Confluence
2 2 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.78%) JBoss
2 2 (2.78%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.39%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.06%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
2 9 (12.50%) Serverless
3 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.78%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.39%) SaaS
5 1 (1.39%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) HTTP
2 1 (1.39%) SSL
2 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.06%) NoSQL
2 4 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 4 (5.56%) MySQL
3 3 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.78%) Big Data
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.39%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.39%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.39%) Parquet
5 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 10 (13.89%) Jenkins
2 10 (13.89%) Maven
3 5 (6.94%) JUnit
4 4 (5.56%) Artifactory
5 3 (4.17%) GitLab
5 3 (4.17%) IntelliJ
5 3 (4.17%) SonarQube
5 3 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (2.78%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.78%) Hamcrest
6 2 (2.78%) JIRA
7 1 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.39%) gulp
7 1 (1.39%) jMock
7 1 (1.39%) Mockito
7 1 (1.39%) Selenium
7 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.39%) YouTrack
General
1 2 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 55 (76.39%) Developer
2 47 (65.28%) Java Developer
3 12 (16.67%) AWS Developer
4 8 (11.11%) Architect
5 6 (8.33%) Java Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (5.56%) React Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Applications Architect
7 3 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (4.17%) Java Programmer
7 3 (4.17%) Linux Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Mobile Architect
7 3 (4.17%) Node.js Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Programmer
8 2 (2.78%) Agile Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Integration Architect
8 2 (2.78%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (72.22%) Spring Boot
2 28 (38.89%) Hibernate
3 17 (23.61%) RESTful
4 12 (16.67%) Node.js
5 10 (13.89%) REST
6 9 (12.50%) J2EE
7 8 (11.11%) Dropwizard
7 8 (11.11%) Kafka
8 7 (9.72%) CSS
8 7 (9.72%) HTML
9 6 (8.33%) Web Services
10 5 (6.94%) JAX-RS
10 5 (6.94%) OAuth
10 5 (6.94%) OpenID
11 4 (5.56%) AngularJS
11 4 (5.56%) HTML5
11 4 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (5.56%) React
11 4 (5.56%) SOAP
12 3 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.94%) IVR
3 2 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.78%) User Experience
4 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.39%) DataPower
4 1 (1.39%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.89%) Linux
2 6 (8.33%) Android
3 3 (4.17%) Unix
4 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (48.61%) Microservices
2 35 (48.61%) TDD
3 19 (26.39%) Software Engineering
4 14 (19.44%) BDD
5 11 (15.28%) DevOps
6 10 (13.89%) Test Automation
7 9 (12.50%) OO
7 9 (12.50%) Scrum
8 8 (11.11%) Kanban
9 7 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (9.72%) Mobile Application Development
10 5 (6.94%) Deployment Automation
11 4 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
12 3 (4.17%) Continuous Deployment
12 3 (4.17%) E-Commerce
12 3 (4.17%) Front End Development
12 3 (4.17%) Multithreading
12 3 (4.17%) Open Source
12 3 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 63 (87.50%) Java
2 41 (56.94%) Java 8
3 21 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 15 (20.83%) SQL
5 5 (6.94%) C
5 5 (6.94%) Scala
6 4 (5.56%) Kotlin
7 3 (4.17%) C++
8 2 (2.78%) Groovy
8 2 (2.78%) Python
9 1 (1.39%) ES6
9 1 (1.39%) PHP
9 1 (1.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (19.44%) Docker
2 1 (1.39%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.78%) Grafana
2 2 (2.78%) Puppet
3 1 (1.39%) Graylog
3 1 (1.39%) Kibana
3 1 (1.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (6.94%) Perfecto Mobile
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle
3 3 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.39%) IBM
4 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.39%) webMethods