The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 40 34 33
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing Spring 9 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.84% 2.35% 2.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.43% 9.64% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 0
Average daily rate £413 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £379 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.61% +8.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.00 £40.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+39.87% +16.42%
Spring
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 South Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
140 83 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 28.57% 24.34% 22.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 48 38
Average daily rate £350 £350 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% +37.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Spring
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -7 8 £425 +30.76% 4
Doncaster -4 1 £313 -7.40%
Spring
Yorkshire

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 15 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (60.00%) CSS
3 9 (60.00%) HTML
3 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) TDD
4 7 (46.67%) BDD
5 6 (40.00%) Scala
5 6 (40.00%) Node.js
5 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (40.00%) Web Services
5 6 (40.00%) MySQL
5 6 (40.00%) OO
6 5 (33.33%) Apache
6 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 5 (33.33%) Perl
6 5 (33.33%) OOP
6 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (33.33%) RESTful
6 5 (33.33%) HTML5
6 5 (33.33%) MongoDB
6 5 (33.33%) CSS3
7 4 (26.67%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (26.67%) Mockito
7 4 (26.67%) Kanban
7 4 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
7 4 (26.67%) TeamCity

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 6 (40.00%) Node.js
2 5 (33.33%) Apache
2 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 4 (26.67%) JBoss
4 3 (20.00%) Apache Solr
5 1 (6.67%) Liferay
5 1 (6.67%) Magnolia
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) MySQL
2 5 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 4 (26.67%) Jackrabbit
3 4 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.67%) Informix
4 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (26.67%) Maven
2 4 (26.67%) Mockito
2 4 (26.67%) TeamCity
3 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (20.00%) JIRA
3 3 (20.00%) Liquibase
4 1 (6.67%) Ant
4 1 (6.67%) EasyMock
4 1 (6.67%) JUnit
4 1 (6.67%) Mercurial
4 1 (6.67%) Subversion
4 1 (6.67%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
1 14 (93.33%) Java Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Java Scala Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Scala Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Agile Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Scala Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Scala Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 9 (60.00%) CSS
2 9 (60.00%) HTML
3 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (40.00%) Web Services
4 5 (33.33%) CSS3
4 5 (33.33%) HTML5
4 5 (33.33%) RESTful
5 4 (26.67%) Ajax
5 4 (26.67%) JSON
5 4 (26.67%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (20.00%) CakePHP
6 3 (20.00%) Play Framework
6 3 (20.00%) REST
6 3 (20.00%) SOAP
7 2 (13.33%) JSR 168
7 2 (13.33%) Middleware
7 2 (13.33%) Spring Web Flow
8 1 (6.67%) LAMP
8 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (60.00%) TDD
2 7 (46.67%) BDD
3 6 (40.00%) OO
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (33.33%) OOP
5 4 (26.67%) Kanban
5 4 (26.67%) MVC
5 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Scrum
7 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
7 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
8 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
8 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (6.67%) DevOps
8 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 1 (6.67%) Microservices
8 1 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) Scala
4 5 (33.33%) Perl
5 4 (26.67%) PHP
6 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 1 (6.67%) C
7 1 (6.67%) C++
7 1 (6.67%) Clojure
7 1 (6.67%) Go
7 1 (6.67%) Groovy
7 1 (6.67%) Python
7 1 (6.67%) Ruby
7 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) VMware