Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for Spring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Spring over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Pivotal Software Spring Framework
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 39 57
Rank change year-on-year -19 +18 -20
Contract jobs citing Spring 5 41 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.75% 4.30% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.45% 11.17% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 35 8
Sheffield median daily rate £393 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.65% -10.53% +54.47%
10th Percentile £371 £329 £325
90th Percentile £439 £483 £524
South Yorkshire median daily rate £401 £425 £475
% change year-on-year -5.59% -10.53% +53.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - £50.00 -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £50.00 -

Spring is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 145 367 221
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 21.80% 38.51% 29.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 269 169
Sheffield median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £304 £300 £275
90th Percentile £575 £565 £538
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +20.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - £50.00 -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £50.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year - +150.00% -20.00%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings citing Spring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for Spring in Sheffield

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Spring in Sheffield.

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) JAX-RS
2 3 (60.00%) Java EE
2 3 (60.00%) Maven
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) JAX-WS
2 3 (60.00%) Ant
2 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) JBoss
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) CMS
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms

Spring
Co-occurring 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 3 (60.00%) JBoss
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) CMS
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Ant
1 3 (60.00%) Maven
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (60.00%) Java EE
2 3 (60.00%) JAX-RS
2 3 (60.00%) JAX-WS
2 3 (60.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript