The table below looks at the statistics for Apache Sling skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache Sling over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Sling
Rank 604 654 643
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -11
Contract jobs citing Apache Sling 43 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.009% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.031% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 3 0
Median daily rate £475 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16183 16109 15514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.93% 28.01% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 11213 10928 9835
Median daily rate £417 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 286 215
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.88 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.17 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

Apache Sling
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Apache Sling as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Apache Sling Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Apache Sling
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apache Sling within the UK.

Apache Sling Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Apache Sling
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache Sling within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Apache Sling Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Apache Sling
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Sling within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +43 43 £475 -5.00%
London +6 25 £550 +10.00%
West Midlands - 17 £350 -
Coventry - 3 £525 -
City of London - 2 £525 -
Warwickshire - 2 £350 -

Apache Sling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Apache Sling also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Apache Sling.

1 46 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 46 (100.00%) Apache Felix
2 45 (97.83%) Spring
2 45 (97.83%) Java
3 43 (93.48%) JavaScript
3 43 (93.48%) JSP
3 43 (93.48%) Servlets
3 43 (93.48%) HTML
4 42 (91.30%) CSS
4 42 (91.30%) XML
4 42 (91.30%) SOAP
4 42 (91.30%) Adobe
4 42 (91.30%) REST
5 41 (89.13%) MVC
6 40 (86.96%) Hibernate
6 40 (86.96%) Java EE
7 39 (84.78%) SQL
8 25 (54.35%) JSTL
8 25 (54.35%) OSGi
9 24 (52.17%) JSR 170
9 24 (52.17%) XML-RPC
9 24 (52.17%) JBoss
9 24 (52.17%) Tomcat
10 23 (50.00%) Spring MVC
11 22 (47.83%) RESTful
11 22 (47.83%) Web Services
12 21 (45.65%) Analytics
12 21 (45.65%) Customer Engagement
12 21 (45.65%) User Stories
13 19 (41.30%) Content Management

Apache Sling
Top Related IT Skills 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 46 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 24 (52.17%) JBoss
2 24 (52.17%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.70%) CMS
4 1 (2.17%) Apache
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 18 (39.13%) Maven
2 13 (28.26%) Eclipse
2 13 (28.26%) Gradle
2 13 (28.26%) IntelliJ
3 5 (10.87%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.87%) Subversion
4 3 (6.52%) JUnit
4 3 (6.52%) Mockito
5 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.35%) SonarQube
General
1 13 (28.26%) Retail
2 2 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (95.65%) Developer
2 31 (67.39%) Java Developer
3 18 (39.13%) Lead Developer
3 18 (39.13%) Lead Java Developer
4 12 (26.09%) Administrator
4 12 (26.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (2.17%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) Apache Felix
2 45 (97.83%) Spring
3 43 (93.48%) HTML
3 43 (93.48%) JSP
3 43 (93.48%) Servlets
4 42 (91.30%) CSS
4 42 (91.30%) REST
4 42 (91.30%) SOAP
4 42 (91.30%) XML
5 40 (86.96%) Hibernate
5 40 (86.96%) Java EE
6 25 (54.35%) JSTL
6 25 (54.35%) OSGi
7 24 (52.17%) JSR 170
7 24 (52.17%) XML-RPC
8 23 (50.00%) Spring MVC
9 22 (47.83%) RESTful
9 22 (47.83%) Web Services
10 17 (36.96%) JSON
11 16 (34.78%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (34.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (89.13%) MVC
2 21 (45.65%) Analytics
2 21 (45.65%) Customer Engagement
2 21 (45.65%) User Stories
3 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (41.30%) Content Management
4 14 (30.43%) Scrum
5 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (10.87%) TDD
6 4 (8.70%) Front End Development
7 3 (6.52%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (6.52%) SEO
7 3 (6.52%) Web Development
8 2 (4.35%) BDD
8 2 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (4.35%) Digital Content Management
8 2 (4.35%) OO
8 2 (4.35%) Software Architecture
8 2 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 45 (97.83%) Java
2 43 (93.48%) JavaScript
3 39 (84.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (34.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 42 (91.30%) Adobe
2 12 (26.09%) IBM
3 2 (4.35%) Coverity