The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 30 31 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Contract jobs citing Spring 14 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.51% 1.08% 3.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.64% 3.41% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 7
Median daily rate £425 £525 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +40.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £117.50 £55.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+113.63% +54.92%
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
162 88 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 40.60% 31.54% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 59 23
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £295 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield region citing Spring as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 July 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Spring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for Spring.

1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (62.50%) Hibernate
4 16 (50.00%) TDD
4 16 (50.00%) Maven
5 15 (46.88%) MVC
5 15 (46.88%) Web Services
6 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
7 11 (34.38%) J2EE
7 11 (34.38%) REST
8 10 (31.25%) Scala
8 10 (31.25%) Spring MVC
8 10 (31.25%) HTML
8 10 (31.25%) JUnit
9 9 (28.13%) CSS
9 9 (28.13%) JSP
9 9 (28.13%) SOAP
9 9 (28.13%) JSON
9 9 (28.13%) Mockito
10 8 (25.00%) BDD
10 8 (25.00%) MongoDB
10 8 (25.00%) NoSQL
11 7 (21.88%) Clojure
11 7 (21.88%) Groovy
11 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
11 7 (21.88%) jMock
11 7 (21.88%) Subversion
11 7 (21.88%) Scrum
12 6 (18.75%) Tomcat
12 6 (18.75%) Ant

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 6 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.13%) JBoss
2 1 (3.13%) Liferay
2 1 (3.13%) Magnolia
2 1 (3.13%) Mule
2 1 (3.13%) Mule ESB
2 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 8 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
3 4 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.25%) DB2
6 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (50.00%) Maven
2 10 (31.25%) JUnit
3 9 (28.13%) Mockito
4 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
4 7 (21.88%) jMock
4 7 (21.88%) Subversion
5 6 (18.75%) Ant
5 6 (18.75%) Gradle
5 6 (18.75%) Spock
6 5 (15.63%) EasyMock
7 4 (12.50%) Eclipse
7 4 (12.50%) Selenium
8 3 (9.38%) IntelliJ
9 2 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (6.25%) ClearCase
9 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
10 1 (3.13%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
1 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Electronics
2 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (93.75%) Developer
2 29 (90.63%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.75%) J2EE Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Agile Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Systems Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Unix Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Lead Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.13%) MuleSoft Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (62.50%) Hibernate
2 15 (46.88%) Web Services
3 11 (34.38%) J2EE
3 11 (34.38%) REST
4 10 (31.25%) HTML
4 10 (31.25%) Spring MVC
5 9 (28.13%) CSS
5 9 (28.13%) JSON
5 9 (28.13%) JSP
5 9 (28.13%) SOAP
6 6 (18.75%) Velocity
7 5 (15.63%) Middleware
8 4 (12.50%) JMS
8 4 (12.50%) Spring Integration
8 4 (12.50%) Spring Web Flow
8 4 (12.50%) XML
9 3 (9.38%) JPA
9 3 (9.38%) JRuby
9 3 (9.38%) JSR 168
9 3 (9.38%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.25%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (50.00%) TDD
3 15 (46.88%) MVC
4 8 (25.00%) BDD
5 7 (21.88%) Scrum
6 5 (15.63%) Microservices
6 5 (15.63%) OO
7 4 (12.50%) Pair Programming
8 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.25%) AOP
9 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
9 2 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (6.25%) ETL
9 2 (6.25%) Kanban
9 2 (6.25%) Programme Management
9 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Workflow
10 1 (3.13%) UML
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 10 (31.25%) Scala
4 7 (21.88%) Clojure
4 7 (21.88%) Groovy
5 6 (18.75%) SQL
6 3 (9.38%) Jython
7 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
7 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) Sybase
3 2 (6.25%) IBM
3 2 (6.25%) Pega
3 2 (6.25%) SAP
3 2 (6.25%) Vitria
4 1 (3.13%) BEA
4 1 (3.13%) MuleSoft