Period
to 19 December 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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 47 38
Rank change year-on-year +23 -9 +22
Contract jobs citing Spring 47 18 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 7.11% 2.53% 4.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.60% 11.32% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 18 40
Sheffield median daily rate £450 £393 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.65% -7.65% -2.86%
10th Percentile £398 £356 £320
90th Percentile £550 £441 £488
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -2.86%
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 208 159 390
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 31.47% 22.36% 40.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 114 294
Sheffield median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £307 £292 £275
90th Percentile £547 £565 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +9.68%
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 19 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 46 (97.87%) Java
2 38 (80.85%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (74.47%) Spring Boot
4 31 (65.96%) Hibernate
5 22 (46.81%) Java 8
6 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
7 19 (40.43%) Microservices
7 19 (40.43%) Node.js
8 16 (34.04%) Test Automation
9 14 (29.79%) JPA
9 14 (29.79%) Express
10 13 (27.66%) Docker
11 12 (25.53%) React
11 12 (25.53%) TDD
12 11 (23.40%) Kafka
13 10 (21.28%) DevOps
14 8 (17.02%) Web Development
14 8 (17.02%) RESTful
15 7 (14.89%) Maven
15 7 (14.89%) OO
15 7 (14.89%) Continuous Deployment
16 6 (12.77%) Web Services
16 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
16 6 (12.77%) REST
16 6 (12.77%) NoSQL
17 5 (10.64%) MongoDB
17 5 (10.64%) SQL
17 5 (10.64%) SOA
17 5 (10.64%) SOAP
17 5 (10.64%) Dropwizard

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 2 (4.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (4.26%) Alfresco
1 2 (4.26%) Apache
1 2 (4.26%) Documentum
1 2 (4.26%) Drupal
1 2 (4.26%) FileNet
1 2 (4.26%) Liferay
1 2 (4.26%) LiveCycle
1 2 (4.26%) LiveLink
1 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (2.13%) Confluence
2 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (2.13%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.13%) Serverless
3 1 (2.13%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) AMQP
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
1 1 (2.13%) Skype
1 1 (2.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) NoSQL
2 5 (10.64%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.26%) MySQL
4 2 (4.26%) SQLite
5 1 (2.13%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.13%) Big Data
5 1 (2.13%) Blockchain
5 1 (2.13%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.13%) Redis
5 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.13%) Riak
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Maven
2 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.26%) Ant
3 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.26%) IntelliJ
3 2 (4.26%) Selenium
3 2 (4.26%) Subversion
3 2 (4.26%) Xcode
4 1 (2.13%) Artifactory
4 1 (2.13%) FitNesse
4 1 (2.13%) Gradle
4 1 (2.13%) JIRA
4 1 (2.13%) JMeter
4 1 (2.13%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (6.38%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (89.36%) Developer
2 37 (78.72%) Java Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Agile Developer
4 5 (10.64%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (8.51%) AWS Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Node.js Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Digital Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (2.13%) React Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Agile Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (74.47%) Spring Boot
2 31 (65.96%) Hibernate
3 19 (40.43%) Node.js
4 14 (29.79%) Express
4 14 (29.79%) JPA
5 12 (25.53%) React
6 11 (23.40%) Kafka
7 8 (17.02%) RESTful
8 6 (12.77%) REST
8 6 (12.77%) Web Services
9 5 (10.64%) Dropwizard
9 5 (10.64%) SOAP
10 4 (8.51%) AngularJS
10 4 (8.51%) CSS
10 4 (8.51%) HTML
11 3 (6.38%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (6.38%) Java EE
11 3 (6.38%) jQuery
11 3 (6.38%) RabbitMQ
12 2 (4.26%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (4.26%) NHS
2 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.13%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Android
1 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (80.85%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (40.43%) Microservices
3 16 (34.04%) Test Automation
4 12 (25.53%) TDD
5 10 (21.28%) DevOps
6 8 (17.02%) Web Development
7 7 (14.89%) Continuous Deployment
7 7 (14.89%) OO
8 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
9 5 (10.64%) SOA
10 2 (4.26%) BDD
10 2 (4.26%) Business Analysis
10 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (4.26%) Integration Testing
10 2 (4.26%) Kanban
10 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.26%) Project Management
10 2 (4.26%) Scrum
10 2 (4.26%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 46 (97.87%) Java
2 22 (46.81%) Java 8
3 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.64%) SQL
5 3 (6.38%) Kotlin
6 2 (4.26%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.26%) Python
7 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.13%) Ruby
7 1 (2.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (4.26%) DBS Check
2 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) PMO
2 1 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 13 (27.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Ansible
1 2 (4.26%) Kubernetes
1 2 (4.26%) Puppet
1 2 (4.26%) Terraform
2 1 (2.13%) Cobbler
2 1 (2.13%) Grafana
2 1 (2.13%) Graylog
2 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (6.38%) IBM
2 2 (4.26%) Adobe
2 2 (4.26%) FatWire
2 2 (4.26%) Interwoven
2 2 (4.26%) OpenText
2 2 (4.26%) Sencha
2 2 (4.26%) Sitecore
2 2 (4.26%) Vignette
2 2 (4.26%) Xerox
3 1 (2.13%) Google
3 1 (2.13%) Informatica
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) TIBCO