The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South Yorkshire region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpringSource Spring Framework
Rank 27 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing Spring 7 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.22% 1.65% 3.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.75% 7.81% 10.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 8
Average daily rate
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£375 £355 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +8.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £351 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £361 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
- +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £26.31 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+36.81% -34.21%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
80 64 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 25.32% 21.12% 34.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 38 50
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £248 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £356 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Spring
Yorkshire

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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
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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 5 £375 +5.26% 10
Doncaster - - - -
Spring
Yorkshire

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (93.75%) Hibernate
3 10 (62.50%) MVC
3 10 (62.50%) Spring MVC
3 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 10 (62.50%) HTML
3 10 (62.50%) CSS
3 10 (62.50%) Relational Database
4 9 (56.25%) Release Management
4 9 (56.25%) Java EE
4 9 (56.25%) Eclipse
4 9 (56.25%) Maven
5 8 (50.00%) Ajax
5 8 (50.00%) Twitter
5 8 (50.00%) jQuery
5 8 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (43.75%) Spring Integration
7 5 (31.25%) Finance
8 4 (25.00%) TDD
8 4 (25.00%) J2EE
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 3 (18.75%) Oracle
9 3 (18.75%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (12.50%) JUnit
10 2 (12.50%) JBoss
10 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
10 2 (12.50%) JMS

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) Jetty
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
2 1 (6.25%) SSL
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) SSH
2 1 (6.25%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 4 (25.00%) 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%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Eclipse
1 9 (56.25%) Maven
2 2 (12.50%) JUnit
3 1 (6.25%) Ant
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) jMock
3 1 (6.25%) Mockito
3 1 (6.25%) Hudson
3 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
1 15 (93.75%) Java Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) Hibernate
2 10 (62.50%) HTML
2 10 (62.50%) CSS
2 10 (62.50%) Spring MVC
3 9 (56.25%) Java EE
4 8 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 8 (50.00%) jQuery
4 8 (50.00%) Ajax
5 7 (43.75%) Spring Integration
6 4 (25.00%) J2EE
7 3 (18.75%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (12.50%) JMS
9 1 (6.25%) REST
9 1 (6.25%) Apache Camel
9 1 (6.25%) JSF
9 1 (6.25%) JSP
9 1 (6.25%) SOAP
9 1 (6.25%) Struts
9 1 (6.25%) Web Services
9 1 (6.25%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) MVC
2 9 (56.25%) Release Management
3 4 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) BDD
5 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) OOP
5 1 (6.25%) OOD
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Sun Certification
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Twitter
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) JBoss
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat