Period
to 19 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 August 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 66 47 37
Rank change year-on-year -19 -10 -4
Contract jobs citing Spring 131 219 218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.20% 4.47% 5.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.53% 12.83% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 179 173
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% -1.18%
10th Percentile £390 £375 £349
90th Percentile £560 £538 £500
England median daily rate £511 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.25% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +22.22% +5.88% -16.67%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,244 1,707 1,460
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 30.35% 34.84% 34.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 862 1,194 1,055
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - -
10th Percentile £313 £308 £296
90th Percentile £550 £538 £525
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 3
Yorkshire median hourly rate £26.90 £37.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.27% -9.09% +255.60%
10th Percentile £15.55 £15.24 £36.13
90th Percentile £45.68 £43.25 £43.38
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.57 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.25% +3.93% +9.59%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Yorkshire

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in Yorkshire

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in Yorkshire

Spring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spring in Yorkshire

Spring
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 August 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
West Yorkshire -1 99 £450 +2.86% 36
South Yorkshire -30 30 £450 +1.12% 7
North Yorkshire -2 1 - - 6
Spring
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Spring.

1 121 (92.37%) Java
2 92 (70.23%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (61.07%) Spring Boot
4 58 (44.27%) Maven
4 58 (44.27%) Jenkins
5 57 (43.51%) Git (software)
6 56 (42.75%) Test Automation
6 56 (42.75%) REST
7 55 (41.98%) Scrum
8 53 (40.46%) Java 8
9 50 (38.17%) Kanban
10 49 (37.40%) JIRA
11 47 (35.88%) Confluence
11 47 (35.88%) GitHub
12 44 (33.59%) Splunk
13 43 (32.82%) JSON
14 42 (32.06%) Sonatype Nexus
15 38 (29.01%) Docker
15 38 (29.01%) Node.js
16 37 (28.24%) Hibernate
16 37 (28.24%) AppDynamics
17 36 (27.48%) Microservices
17 36 (27.48%) Slack
18 35 (26.72%) JavaScript
18 35 (26.72%) SQL
19 33 (25.19%) DevOps
20 31 (23.66%) React
21 29 (22.14%) User Experience
21 29 (22.14%) Apple iOS
21 29 (22.14%) Mobile App

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 47 (35.88%) Confluence
2 16 (12.21%) Cloud Foundry
2 16 (12.21%) Mule
3 7 (5.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 7 (5.34%) Apache ServiceMix
4 5 (3.82%) JBoss
4 5 (3.82%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.82%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.29%) Jetty
5 3 (2.29%) Oracle Coherence
5 3 (2.29%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.29%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.53%) Apache
6 2 (1.53%) CICS
7 1 (0.76%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.76%) FileNet
7 1 (0.76%) nginx
7 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.76%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 47 (35.88%) GitHub
2 36 (27.48%) Slack
3 29 (22.14%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (9.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (6.11%) npm
6 7 (5.34%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (2.29%) OpenShift
8 2 (1.53%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.76%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.82%) HTTP
2 4 (3.05%) SSL
3 3 (2.29%) Internet
3 3 (2.29%) Kerberos
4 2 (1.53%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.53%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.21%) NoSQL
2 11 (8.40%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (4.58%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.82%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (3.82%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.29%) Big Data
5 3 (2.29%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.29%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.53%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.76%) MySQL
7 1 (0.76%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 58 (44.27%) Jenkins
1 58 (44.27%) Maven
2 57 (43.51%) Git (software)
3 49 (37.40%) JIRA
4 42 (32.06%) Sonatype Nexus
5 27 (20.61%) Mockito
6 26 (19.85%) Selenium
7 22 (16.79%) JUnit
8 20 (15.27%) Xcode
9 13 (9.92%) Cucumber
10 5 (3.82%) Eclipse
11 4 (3.05%) SonarQube
11 4 (3.05%) Visual Studio
12 3 (2.29%) GitLab
12 3 (2.29%) Rational Application Developer
13 2 (1.53%) FitNesse
13 2 (1.53%) Gradle
13 2 (1.53%) Hudson
13 2 (1.53%) JBehave
13 2 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (15.27%) Banking
2 18 (13.74%) Finance
3 5 (3.82%) Public Sector
3 5 (3.82%) Retail Banking
4 4 (3.05%) Retail
5 2 (1.53%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.53%) Law
Job Titles
1 96 (73.28%) Developer
2 59 (45.04%) Java Developer
3 20 (15.27%) iOS Developer
4 9 (6.87%) Android Developer
5 8 (6.11%) DBA
6 7 (5.34%) Agile Developer
7 6 (4.58%) Agile Java Developer
7 6 (4.58%) PostgreSQL DBA
7 6 (4.58%) React Developer
8 5 (3.82%) Architect
8 5 (3.82%) Senior Developer
8 5 (3.82%) Web Developer
9 4 (3.05%) AWS Developer
9 4 (3.05%) Lead DevOps
9 4 (3.05%) PostgreSQL Developer
9 4 (3.05%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (3.05%) Technical Leader
10 3 (2.29%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (2.29%) iOS Android Developer
10 3 (2.29%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (61.07%) Spring Boot
2 56 (42.75%) REST
3 43 (32.82%) JSON
4 38 (29.01%) Node.js
5 37 (28.24%) Hibernate
6 31 (23.66%) React
7 23 (17.56%) Web Services
8 18 (13.74%) SOAP
9 15 (11.45%) Enzyme
9 15 (11.45%) Express
9 15 (11.45%) Jest
9 15 (11.45%) WireMock
10 14 (10.69%) CSS
10 14 (10.69%) RabbitMQ
11 13 (9.92%) HTML
12 12 (9.16%) ActiveMQ
13 11 (8.40%) Apache Camel
13 11 (8.40%) Kafka
14 10 (7.63%) Redux
15 9 (6.87%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (22.14%) Mobile App
1 29 (22.14%) User Experience
2 11 (8.40%) Mobile Banking
3 10 (7.63%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (5.34%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.29%) NHS
7 2 (1.53%) CMDB
7 2 (1.53%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.53%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 29 (22.14%) Apple iOS
2 22 (16.79%) Android
3 8 (6.11%) Linux
4 6 (4.58%) Unix
5 4 (3.05%) Windows
6 2 (1.53%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (70.23%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (42.75%) Test Automation
3 55 (41.98%) Scrum
4 50 (38.17%) Kanban
5 36 (27.48%) Microservices
6 33 (25.19%) DevOps
7 27 (20.61%) iOS Development
8 25 (19.08%) TDD
9 18 (13.74%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (12.98%) Android Development
11 15 (11.45%) Migration
11 15 (11.45%) Unit Testing
12 13 (9.92%) BDD
13 12 (9.16%) MVC
13 12 (9.16%) Pair Programming
14 11 (8.40%) Data Protection
15 10 (7.63%) Software Engineering
15 10 (7.63%) Web Development
16 9 (6.87%) Load Balancing
16 9 (6.87%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 121 (92.37%) Java
2 53 (40.46%) Java 8
3 35 (26.72%) JavaScript
3 35 (26.72%) SQL
4 22 (16.79%) Apple Swift
5 12 (9.16%) PL/SQL
6 9 (6.87%) ES6
7 7 (5.34%) C#
8 3 (2.29%) C
8 3 (2.29%) C++
8 3 (2.29%) Python
8 3 (2.29%) Scala
9 2 (1.53%) COBOL
9 2 (1.53%) Kotlin
10 1 (0.76%) Groovy
10 1 (0.76%) Perl
10 1 (0.76%) Ruby
10 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (4.58%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.05%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.29%) Degree
4 1 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.76%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.76%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 38 (29.01%) Docker
2 2 (1.53%) OpenAM
2 2 (1.53%) OpenDJ
3 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (9.92%) Kubernetes
2 7 (5.34%) Puppet
3 4 (3.05%) Ansible
3 4 (3.05%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.05%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (2.29%) Cobbler
5 2 (1.53%) Grafana
5 2 (1.53%) Kibana
6 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.76%) Packer
Vendors
1 44 (33.59%) Splunk
2 37 (28.24%) AppDynamics
3 11 (8.40%) Oracle
4 10 (7.63%) Microsoft
5 9 (6.87%) ForgeRock
6 8 (6.11%) Adobe
6 8 (6.11%) Blue Coat
6 8 (6.11%) F5
7 5 (3.82%) IBM
8 3 (2.29%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.53%) MuleSoft
9 2 (1.53%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.53%) webMethods
10 1 (0.76%) Google
10 1 (0.76%) Perforce
10 1 (0.76%) Talend
10 1 (0.76%) Veracode
10 1 (0.76%) VMware
10 1 (0.76%) Workday
10 1 (0.76%) Xamarin