Period
to 22 October 2018

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 22 October 2018 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 Spring Framework
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 56 36
Rank change year-on-year +37 -20 +23
Contract jobs citing Spring 42 10 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 7.04% 1.57% 4.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.85% 6.13% 11.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 7 34
Sheffield median daily rate £431 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.47% - -15.00%
10th Percentile £375 £371 £327
90th Percentile £522 £500 £488
South Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £410 £425
% change year-on-year +6.71% -3.53% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
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 169 163 339
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 28.31% 25.59% 38.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 110 256
Sheffield median daily rate £415 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% - +9.68%
10th Percentile £289 £306 £310
90th Percentile £538 £575 £563
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +3.13% -5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Sheffield median hourly rate - - £50.00
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £50.00

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

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in Sheffield over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Spring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for Spring.

1 41 (97.62%) Java
2 36 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (64.29%) Java 8
4 23 (54.76%) Spring Boot
5 20 (47.62%) Microservices
6 19 (45.24%) TDD
7 17 (40.48%) Hibernate
8 12 (28.57%) RESTful
8 12 (28.57%) Docker
8 12 (28.57%) DevOps
9 11 (26.19%) Kafka
10 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
11 9 (21.43%) Web Services
11 9 (21.43%) OO
11 9 (21.43%) Test Automation
12 8 (19.05%) NoSQL
12 8 (19.05%) REST
12 8 (19.05%) SOAP
13 7 (16.67%) SOA
13 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
13 7 (16.67%) BDD
13 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
14 6 (14.29%) Maven
15 5 (11.90%) MongoDB
15 5 (11.90%) ActiveMQ
15 5 (11.90%) Scrum
15 5 (11.90%) SQL
15 5 (11.90%) CSS
15 5 (11.90%) Dropwizard
16 4 (9.52%) Mentoring

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 4 (9.52%) Mule
2 3 (7.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (7.14%) Alfresco
2 3 (7.14%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (7.14%) Documentum
2 3 (7.14%) Drupal
2 3 (7.14%) FileNet
2 3 (7.14%) Liferay
2 3 (7.14%) LiveCycle
2 3 (7.14%) LiveLink
2 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) Confluence
3 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (2.38%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (2.38%) Boomi
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Serverless
2 1 (2.38%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) AMQP
1 1 (2.38%) Skype
1 1 (2.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) NoSQL
2 5 (11.90%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (7.14%) SQLite
4 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.38%) Big Data
5 1 (2.38%) Blockchain
5 1 (2.38%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.38%) MySQL
5 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.38%) Redis
5 1 (2.38%) Riak
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (14.29%) Maven
3 3 (7.14%) Ant
3 3 (7.14%) Subversion
3 3 (7.14%) Xcode
4 2 (4.76%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.76%) IntelliJ
4 2 (4.76%) Selenium
5 1 (2.38%) Artifactory
5 1 (2.38%) FitNesse
5 1 (2.38%) JIRA
5 1 (2.38%) JMeter
5 1 (2.38%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (7.14%) Retail
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (80.95%) Developer
2 33 (78.57%) Java Developer
3 4 (9.52%) Agile Developer
3 4 (9.52%) Architect
3 4 (9.52%) AWS Developer
3 4 (9.52%) Lead Developer
3 4 (9.52%) Lead Java Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (7.14%) MuleSoft Developer
5 1 (2.38%) Backend Developer
5 1 (2.38%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (2.38%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (2.38%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (2.38%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (2.38%) React Developer
5 1 (2.38%) Senior Developer
5 1 (2.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (2.38%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.38%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (54.76%) Spring Boot
2 17 (40.48%) Hibernate
3 12 (28.57%) RESTful
4 11 (26.19%) Kafka
5 9 (21.43%) Web Services
6 8 (19.05%) REST
6 8 (19.05%) SOAP
7 5 (11.90%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (11.90%) CSS
7 5 (11.90%) Dropwizard
8 4 (9.52%) AngularJS
9 3 (7.14%) .NET
9 3 (7.14%) Apache Camel
9 3 (7.14%) HTML
9 3 (7.14%) JMS
9 3 (7.14%) Node.js
9 3 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (7.14%) Sencha Touch
9 3 (7.14%) WebGL
9 3 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) NHS
2 2 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Android
1 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (47.62%) Microservices
3 19 (45.24%) TDD
4 12 (28.57%) DevOps
5 9 (21.43%) OO
5 9 (21.43%) Test Automation
6 7 (16.67%) BDD
6 7 (16.67%) SOA
6 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 5 (11.90%) Scrum
8 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
8 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
9 3 (7.14%) ATDD
9 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (7.14%) Open Source
9 3 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (7.14%) SDLC
9 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
9 3 (7.14%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 41 (97.62%) Java
2 27 (64.29%) Java 8
3 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.90%) SQL
5 3 (7.14%) Kotlin
5 3 (7.14%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.76%) Python
7 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) PMO
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 12 (28.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Ansible
1 2 (4.76%) Kubernetes
1 2 (4.76%) Puppet
1 2 (4.76%) Terraform
2 1 (2.38%) Cobbler
2 1 (2.38%) Grafana
2 1 (2.38%) Graylog
2 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) IBM
1 4 (9.52%) MuleSoft
2 3 (7.14%) Adobe
2 3 (7.14%) FatWire
2 3 (7.14%) Interwoven
2 3 (7.14%) OpenText
2 3 (7.14%) Sencha
2 3 (7.14%) Sitecore
2 3 (7.14%) Vignette
2 3 (7.14%) Xerox
3 1 (2.38%) Dell
3 1 (2.38%) hybris
3 1 (2.38%) Informatica
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) SAP
3 1 (2.38%) TIBCO