Period
to 20 January 2020

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 20 January 2020 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
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 58 76 32
Rank change year-on-year +18 -44 +9
Contract jobs citing Spring 106 139 249
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.36% 2.90% 5.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.61% 9.38% 20.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 110 218
Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -8.33%
10th Percentile £400 £394 £364
90th Percentile £600 £550 £513
England median daily rate £514 £520 £485
% change year-on-year -1.20% +7.22% +7.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.61 £45.00
% change year-on-year -1.72% -20.86% -10.00%

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 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 913 1,482 1,217
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 28.91% 30.89% 27.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 654 1,040 888
Yorkshire median daily rate £444 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.58% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £289
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £500 £495 £475
% change year-on-year +1.11% +4.11% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 3
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.15 £38.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.61% -5.00% +169.09%
10th Percentile £16.93 £15.49 £18.76
90th Percentile £60.33 £43.25 £41.20
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.52 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.37% +3.79% -

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 20 January 2020.

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 20 January 2020. 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 +42 73 £475 +8.57% 18
South Yorkshire +5 32 £550 +7.32% 2
Spring
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2020, 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 98 (92.45%) Java
2 77 (72.64%) Spring Boot
3 65 (61.32%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (51.89%) Java 8
5 53 (50.00%) Test Automation
6 51 (48.11%) Microservices
7 47 (44.34%) TDD
8 41 (38.68%) Node.js
9 37 (34.91%) Docker
10 35 (33.02%) Git (software)
11 33 (31.13%) JUnit
12 29 (27.36%) CSS
12 29 (27.36%) HTML
12 29 (27.36%) Pair Programming
12 29 (27.36%) Scrum
12 29 (27.36%) RESTful
13 28 (26.42%) ES6
14 25 (23.58%) AngularJS
14 25 (23.58%) JavaScript
15 24 (22.64%) Kafka
15 24 (22.64%) React
16 23 (21.70%) RabbitMQ
17 22 (20.75%) Kanban
18 21 (19.81%) Unix
18 21 (19.81%) Spock
18 21 (19.81%) Vue.js
19 20 (18.87%) Bash Shell
19 20 (18.87%) REST
20 19 (17.92%) Asynchronous Programming
21 18 (16.98%) Progressive Web 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 13 (12.26%) Confluence
2 7 (6.60%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (6.60%) Mule
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.98%) AWS
2 11 (10.38%) GitHub
2 11 (10.38%) Slack
3 8 (7.55%) npm
4 6 (5.66%) Azure
4 6 (5.66%) GCP
5 3 (2.83%) IaaS
5 3 (2.83%) PaaS
6 1 (0.94%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.72%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.21%) NoSQL
2 7 (6.60%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.72%) MySQL
3 5 (4.72%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.83%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (2.83%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.94%) Big Data
5 1 (0.94%) BigQuery
5 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 35 (33.02%) Git (software)
2 33 (31.13%) JUnit
3 21 (19.81%) Spock
4 18 (16.98%) Maven
5 17 (16.04%) Jenkins
6 14 (13.21%) Selenium
7 13 (12.26%) JIRA
8 11 (10.38%) Sonatype Nexus
9 8 (7.55%) Mockito
10 4 (3.77%) Xcode
11 3 (2.83%) Cucumber
11 3 (2.83%) NUnit
11 3 (2.83%) SpecFlow
12 2 (1.89%) Hudson
13 1 (0.94%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.94%) gulp
13 1 (0.94%) SonarQube
13 1 (0.94%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (15.09%) Finance
2 10 (9.43%) Public Sector
3 5 (4.72%) Banking
4 4 (3.77%) Retail
5 3 (2.83%) Law
5 3 (2.83%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.89%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.94%) Electronics
7 1 (0.94%) Marketing
7 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 89 (83.96%) Developer
2 70 (66.04%) Java Developer
3 9 (8.49%) Senior Developer
4 8 (7.55%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (5.66%) Software Developer
6 5 (4.72%) AWS Developer
6 5 (4.72%) Scala Developer
6 5 (4.72%) Software Engineer
7 4 (3.77%) Digital Developer
7 4 (3.77%) Java Engineer
7 4 (3.77%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (3.77%) Node.js Developer
8 3 (2.83%) Agile Developer
8 3 (2.83%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (2.83%) Architect
8 3 (2.83%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (2.83%) Lead DevOps
8 3 (2.83%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (2.83%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (1.89%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (72.64%) Spring Boot
2 41 (38.68%) Node.js
3 29 (27.36%) CSS
3 29 (27.36%) HTML
3 29 (27.36%) RESTful
4 25 (23.58%) AngularJS
5 24 (22.64%) Kafka
5 24 (22.64%) React
6 23 (21.70%) RabbitMQ
7 21 (19.81%) Vue.js
8 20 (18.87%) REST
9 16 (15.09%) JSON
10 10 (9.43%) Express
11 7 (6.60%) Enzyme
11 7 (6.60%) Jest
11 7 (6.60%) Redux
11 7 (6.60%) WireMock
12 5 (4.72%) CSS3
12 5 (4.72%) Play Framework
12 5 (4.72%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.60%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (4.72%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (3.77%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.77%) Mobile Banking
3 4 (3.77%) User Experience
4 3 (2.83%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.89%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (19.81%) Unix
2 5 (4.72%) Android
3 4 (3.77%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.83%) Linux
5 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (61.32%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 51 (48.11%) Microservices
4 47 (44.34%) TDD
5 29 (27.36%) Pair Programming
5 29 (27.36%) Scrum
6 22 (20.75%) Kanban
7 19 (17.92%) Asynchronous Programming
8 18 (16.98%) Progressive Web App
9 17 (16.04%) Open Source
9 17 (16.04%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (15.09%) Continuous Deployment
10 16 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (13.21%) DevOps
12 11 (10.38%) Software Testing
13 9 (8.49%) MVC
13 9 (8.49%) Technical Leadership
14 8 (7.55%) Mentoring
14 8 (7.55%) Software Engineering
15 7 (6.60%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 98 (92.45%) Java
2 55 (51.89%) Java 8
3 28 (26.42%) ES6
4 25 (23.58%) JavaScript
5 20 (18.87%) Bash Shell
6 15 (14.15%) SQL
7 9 (8.49%) Kotlin
8 5 (4.72%) Ruby
8 5 (4.72%) Scala
9 4 (3.77%) Apple Swift
10 3 (2.83%) Python
11 1 (0.94%) C#
11 1 (0.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (8.49%) BPSS Clearance
2 6 (5.66%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.77%) DBS Check
4 3 (2.83%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.83%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 37 (34.91%) Docker
2 1 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (14.15%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.83%) Ansible
2 3 (2.83%) Puppet
3 1 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.94%) Packer
Vendors
1 13 (12.26%) Google
2 12 (11.32%) AppDynamics
3 11 (10.38%) Splunk
4 7 (6.60%) Blue Coat
4 7 (6.60%) F5
4 7 (6.60%) Oracle
5 1 (0.94%) SAP
5 1 (0.94%) VMware