Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 28 26
Rank change year-on-year -22 -2 +76
Contract jobs citing Spring 150 179 258
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.43% 6.35% 6.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.48% 17.38% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 139 203
West Yorkshire median daily rate £428 £420 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.79% -4.00% +16.67%
10th Percentile £375 £349 £339
90th Percentile £522 £500 £512
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £420 £425
% change year-on-year +4.17% -1.18% +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 1,307 1,030 1,433
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 38.59% 36.52% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 937 764 1,047
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £313 £308 £300
90th Percentile £538 £521 £526
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 6
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 - £10.20
10th Percentile £15.24 - £9.60
90th Percentile £19.59 - £13.85
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £41.25 £10.20
% change year-on-year -15.15% +304.41% -70.86%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 -10 146 £430 +2.38% 23
Bradford -8 2 £375 -25.00% 1
Wakefield - 1 - - 2
Spring
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 148 (98.67%) Java
2 124 (82.67%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (69.33%) Spring Boot
4 84 (56.00%) TDD
5 81 (54.00%) Java 8
6 78 (52.00%) Microservices
7 65 (43.33%) Hibernate
8 47 (31.33%) JavaScript
9 46 (30.67%) NoSQL
10 42 (28.00%) Docker
11 39 (26.00%) Maven
12 38 (25.33%) Software Engineering
13 32 (21.33%) Test Automation
13 32 (21.33%) RESTful
14 31 (20.67%) REST
15 30 (20.00%) SQL
16 29 (19.33%) Apache
17 27 (18.00%) Scrum
17 27 (18.00%) Git (software)
18 26 (17.33%) BDD
18 26 (17.33%) Kafka
19 24 (16.00%) OO
20 23 (15.33%) Jenkins
21 21 (14.00%) ActiveMQ
22 19 (12.67%) Continuous Integration
22 19 (12.67%) HTML
22 19 (12.67%) Open Source
22 19 (12.67%) Node.js
22 19 (12.67%) Dropwizard
23 18 (12.00%) RabbitMQ

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 29 (19.33%) Apache
2 10 (6.67%) Confluence
3 7 (4.67%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (3.33%) Anypoint
5 5 (3.33%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (2.00%) CMS
7 2 (1.33%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.00%) Slack
3 6 (4.00%) GitHub
4 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.67%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.67%) PaaS
5 1 (0.67%) SaaS
5 1 (0.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.67%) HTTP
2 5 (3.33%) Firewall
3 3 (2.00%) SMS
4 2 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (30.67%) NoSQL
2 17 (11.33%) MySQL
3 16 (10.67%) MongoDB
4 10 (6.67%) Big Data
4 10 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (6.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (6.00%) Apache Hive
6 8 (5.33%) Relational Database
7 7 (4.67%) RDBMS
8 5 (3.33%) Couchbase
8 5 (3.33%) CouchDB
9 3 (2.00%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.33%) ObjectStore
10 2 (1.33%) Parquet
10 2 (1.33%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.67%) Endeca
11 1 (0.67%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 39 (26.00%) Maven
2 27 (18.00%) Git (software)
3 23 (15.33%) Jenkins
4 16 (10.67%) JIRA
5 13 (8.67%) JUnit
6 11 (7.33%) Cucumber
7 9 (6.00%) Artifactory
8 6 (4.00%) Jasmine
8 6 (4.00%) Selenium
9 5 (3.33%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (2.00%) Gradle
10 3 (2.00%) IntelliJ
10 3 (2.00%) Subversion
11 2 (1.33%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.33%) Mockito
12 1 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.67%) DbUnit
12 1 (0.67%) GitLab
12 1 (0.67%) jMock
12 1 (0.67%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (2.00%) Banking
2 2 (1.33%) Finance
2 2 (1.33%) Games
3 1 (0.67%) Legal
3 1 (0.67%) Marketing
3 1 (0.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 122 (81.33%) Developer
2 115 (76.67%) Java Developer
3 14 (9.33%) AWS Developer
4 11 (7.33%) Software Engineer
5 10 (6.67%) Architect
6 8 (5.33%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (4.67%) Agile Developer
7 7 (4.67%) Agile Java Developer
7 7 (4.67%) Java Architect
7 7 (4.67%) Java Engineer
7 7 (4.67%) Java Software Engineer
8 6 (4.00%) Java Scala Developer
8 6 (4.00%) Java Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.00%) Scala Developer
8 6 (4.00%) Software Developer
9 5 (3.33%) Java Software Developer
10 3 (2.00%) Angular Developer
10 3 (2.00%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (2.00%) Lead Java Developer
10 3 (2.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (69.33%) Spring Boot
2 65 (43.33%) Hibernate
3 32 (21.33%) RESTful
4 31 (20.67%) REST
5 26 (17.33%) Kafka
6 21 (14.00%) ActiveMQ
7 19 (12.67%) Dropwizard
7 19 (12.67%) HTML
7 19 (12.67%) Node.js
8 18 (12.00%) RabbitMQ
9 13 (8.67%) AngularJS
10 12 (8.00%) CSS
10 12 (8.00%) SOAP
11 11 (7.33%) Apache Camel
12 10 (6.67%) Spring Batch
12 10 (6.67%) Spring Security
13 9 (6.00%) HTML5
13 9 (6.00%) Web Services
13 9 (6.00%) XML
14 5 (3.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.67%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.67%) DataPower
4 1 (0.67%) NHS
4 1 (0.67%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.67%) Linux
2 6 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.00%) Android
4 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.67%) Unix
4 1 (0.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (82.67%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (56.00%) TDD
3 78 (52.00%) Microservices
4 38 (25.33%) Software Engineering
5 32 (21.33%) Test Automation
6 27 (18.00%) Scrum
7 26 (17.33%) BDD
8 24 (16.00%) OO
9 19 (12.67%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (12.67%) Open Source
10 17 (11.33%) Kanban
11 11 (7.33%) Mentoring
11 11 (7.33%) SOA
12 9 (6.00%) DevOps
12 9 (6.00%) SFIA
13 8 (5.33%) E-Commerce
13 8 (5.33%) Integration Testing
14 7 (4.67%) Pair Programming
15 5 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
15 5 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 148 (98.67%) Java
2 81 (54.00%) Java 8
3 47 (31.33%) JavaScript
4 30 (20.00%) SQL
5 12 (8.00%) Groovy
6 11 (7.33%) Kotlin
7 9 (6.00%) Scala
8 3 (2.00%) ES6
9 1 (0.67%) C
9 1 (0.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (4.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.33%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.00%) GDPR
2 2 (1.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.67%) PMO
System Software
1 42 (28.00%) Docker
2 7 (4.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.00%) VMware Server
4 2 (1.33%) HDFS
5 1 (0.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (7.33%) Puppet
2 9 (6.00%) Grafana
2 9 (6.00%) Graylog
2 9 (6.00%) Terraform
3 6 (4.00%) Ansible
4 2 (1.33%) CA Wily
4 2 (1.33%) OpenView
5 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (7.33%) Splunk
2 8 (5.33%) Oracle
3 7 (4.67%) VMware
4 6 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.33%) AppDynamics
5 5 (3.33%) MuleSoft
6 3 (2.00%) Micro Focus
7 2 (1.33%) HP
7 2 (1.33%) Nimsoft
7 2 (1.33%) Sun
8 1 (0.67%) Adobe
8 1 (0.67%) Capita
8 1 (0.67%) hybris
8 1 (0.67%) IBM
8 1 (0.67%) Salesforce.com