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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 35 44 26
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Contract jobs citing Spring 12 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.37% 1.22% 2.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.63% 4.00% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 5
Median daily rate £375 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £57.00 £40.75
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +39.87%

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
139 125 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 39.04% 30.49% 18.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 93 25
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -77.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.38 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +13.97%

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 21 February 2017.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 38 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (47.37%) Scala
4 17 (44.74%) BDD
4 17 (44.74%) REST
4 17 (44.74%) Web Services
5 16 (42.11%) Hibernate
6 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
6 15 (39.47%) TDD
6 15 (39.47%) NoSQL
7 14 (36.84%) Docker
7 14 (36.84%) Spring Boot
8 13 (34.21%) Microservices
9 11 (28.95%) Mockito
9 11 (28.95%) jMock
9 11 (28.95%) Tomcat
10 10 (26.32%) Scrum
10 10 (26.32%) RESTful
11 9 (23.68%) EasyMock
11 9 (23.68%) Clojure
11 9 (23.68%) MongoDB
11 9 (23.68%) Spock
11 9 (23.68%) SOAP
11 9 (23.68%) Selenium
12 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
13 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
13 7 (18.42%) Node.js
13 7 (18.42%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (18.42%) SQL
13 7 (18.42%) OO

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 11 (28.95%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.63%) Alfresco
2 1 (2.63%) JBoss
2 1 (2.63%) Jetty
2 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.89%) GitHub
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) NoSQL
2 9 (23.68%) MongoDB
3 7 (18.42%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (13.16%) Redis
5 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.63%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) jMock
1 11 (28.95%) Mockito
2 9 (23.68%) EasyMock
2 9 (23.68%) Selenium
2 9 (23.68%) Spock
3 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
4 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
5 5 (13.16%) Gradle
5 5 (13.16%) Maven
5 5 (13.16%) TestNG
6 3 (7.89%) Subversion
7 2 (5.26%) Ant
7 2 (5.26%) DbUnit
7 2 (5.26%) Eclipse
7 2 (5.26%) IntelliJ
7 2 (5.26%) JUnit
7 2 (5.26%) SonarQube
8 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
8 1 (2.63%) Build Forge
8 1 (2.63%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (97.37%) Developer
2 35 (92.11%) Java Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Agile Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.63%) AWS Developer
6 1 (2.63%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Linux Developer
6 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (2.63%) SOA Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Developer
6 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (44.74%) REST
1 17 (44.74%) Web Services
2 16 (42.11%) Hibernate
3 14 (36.84%) Spring Boot
4 10 (26.32%) RESTful
5 9 (23.68%) SOAP
6 7 (18.42%) Node.js
7 5 (13.16%) Spring MVC
8 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
9 2 (5.26%) Apache Camel
9 2 (5.26%) CSS
9 2 (5.26%) HTML
9 2 (5.26%) J2EE
9 2 (5.26%) JSON
9 2 (5.26%) PowerMock
9 2 (5.26%) Velocity
9 2 (5.26%) XML
10 1 (2.63%) JMS
10 1 (2.63%) JRuby
10 1 (2.63%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
1 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
1 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Linux
1 3 (7.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (44.74%) BDD
3 15 (39.47%) TDD
4 13 (34.21%) Microservices
5 10 (26.32%) Scrum
6 7 (18.42%) OO
7 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (13.16%) MVC
8 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
9 4 (10.53%) Front End Development
9 4 (10.53%) Functional Programming
10 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
10 3 (7.89%) DevOps
10 3 (7.89%) Kanban
10 3 (7.89%) Pair Programming
10 3 (7.89%) Service Design
11 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
12 1 (2.63%) Application Packaging
12 1 (2.63%) Multithreading
12 1 (2.63%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (47.37%) Scala
3 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
4 9 (23.68%) Clojure
5 7 (18.42%) SQL
6 5 (13.16%) Groovy
7 2 (5.26%) C#
7 2 (5.26%) Go
7 2 (5.26%) Python
7 2 (5.26%) Ruby
8 1 (2.63%) Jython
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 14 (36.84%) Docker
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Puppet
2 5 (13.16%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle
2 2 (5.26%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.63%) VMware