The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 28 30 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Contract jobs citing Spring 5 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.94% 1.64% 4.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.62% 7.02% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Average daily rate
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£450 £388 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +32.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £35.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+32.85% +51.35%
Spring
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
52 57 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 20.16% 23.36% 34.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 37 35
Average daily rate £325 £260 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £223 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Spring across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Spring across the Sheffield region.

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing Spring also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Spring.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) HTTP
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) BDD
3 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
3 4 (57.14%) CouchDB
3 4 (57.14%) ATDD
3 4 (57.14%) Couchbase
3 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
3 4 (57.14%) UNIX
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) ActiveMQ
3 4 (57.14%) Spring MVC
4 3 (42.86%) REST
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (28.57%) Maven
5 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) SOAP
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
6 1 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) J2EE
6 1 (14.29%) Python

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing Spring also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Spring. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) CouchDB
1 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
1 4 (57.14%) Couchbase
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) ActiveMQ
1 4 (57.14%) Spring MVC
2 3 (42.86%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 1 (14.29%) Java EE
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE
4 1 (14.29%) JAX-RS
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) TDD
1 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (71.43%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) ATDD
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
3 1 (14.29%) AOP
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
3 1 (14.29%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
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