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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 23 20 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Spring 3 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.41% 5.60% 4.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.67% 20.29% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 9
Average daily rate
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£308 £350 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% +13.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -26.25%
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
45 69 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 21.13% 27.60% 42.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 45 69
Average daily rate £308 £350 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £233 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.53% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (81.25%) Hibernate
3 12 (75.00%) MVC
3 12 (75.00%) Spring MVC
4 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
5 10 (62.50%) HTML
5 10 (62.50%) CSS
5 10 (62.50%) Relational Database
6 9 (56.25%) Release Management
6 9 (56.25%) Java EE
7 8 (50.00%) Maven
7 8 (50.00%) Ajax
7 8 (50.00%) jQuery
7 8 (50.00%) Twitter
7 8 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (50.00%) Eclipse
8 7 (43.75%) Spring Integration
9 5 (31.25%) TDD
9 5 (31.25%) Finance
9 5 (31.25%) J2EE
10 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
10 3 (18.75%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (18.75%) BDD
11 2 (12.50%) Magnolia
11 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (12.50%) Scrum
11 2 (12.50%) JMS
11 2 (12.50%) Oracle

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 (12.50%) Magnolia
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Jetty
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 8 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (6.25%) jMock
2 1 (6.25%) Mockito
2 1 (6.25%) Hudson
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) JUnit
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
1 16 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Developer Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Java Programmer
3 2 (12.50%) Programmer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) CMS Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) Hibernate
2 12 (75.00%) Spring MVC
3 10 (62.50%) CSS
3 10 (62.50%) HTML
4 9 (56.25%) Java EE
5 8 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (50.00%) jQuery
5 8 (50.00%) Ajax
6 7 (43.75%) Spring Integration
7 5 (31.25%) J2EE
8 3 (18.75%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (12.50%) JMS
9 2 (12.50%) Web Services
10 1 (6.25%) J2SE
10 1 (6.25%) JSP
10 1 (6.25%) SOAP
10 1 (6.25%) Struts
10 1 (6.25%) RESTful
10 1 (6.25%) REST
10 1 (6.25%) Spring Web Flow
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) MVC
2 9 (56.25%) Release Management
3 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 3 (18.75%) BDD
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) OOP
6 1 (6.25%) OOD
6 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Twitter
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) JBoss
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