Period
to 15 July 2019

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 15 July 2019 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
15 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 32 24 59
Rank change year-on-year -8 +35 -13
Contract jobs citing Spring 63 49 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 6.72% 6.65% 1.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.39% 21.59% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 37 7
Sheffield median daily rate £500 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -1.54%
10th Percentile £425 £375 £349
90th Percentile £550 £518 £500
South Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £440 £390
% change year-on-year +13.64% +12.82% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 309 227 210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 32.94% 30.80% 33.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 155 132
Sheffield median daily rate £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% - +8.97%
10th Percentile £319 £303 £313
90th Percentile £575 £538 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £416 £400
% change year-on-year +20.12% +4.06% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Sheffield median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year -30.00% - -

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 15 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 15 July 2019, 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 61 (96.83%) Java
2 50 (79.37%) Spring Boot
3 43 (68.25%) Java 8
4 40 (63.49%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (61.90%) JavaScript
5 39 (61.90%) RESTful
6 34 (53.97%) JUnit
7 33 (52.38%) TDD
7 33 (52.38%) Microservices
8 31 (49.21%) Spock
9 30 (47.62%) Test Automation
10 29 (46.03%) Git (software)
10 29 (46.03%) Node.js
10 29 (46.03%) HTML
10 29 (46.03%) CSS
11 28 (44.44%) React
12 26 (41.27%) Unix
12 26 (41.27%) Bash Shell
13 25 (39.68%) Open Source
13 25 (39.68%) Pair Programming
13 25 (39.68%) ES6
14 24 (38.10%) Vue.js
14 24 (38.10%) Continuous Deployment
14 24 (38.10%) AngularJS
15 23 (36.51%) Asynchronous Programming
15 23 (36.51%) Progressive Web App
16 21 (33.33%) Hibernate
17 15 (23.81%) BPSS Clearance
18 11 (17.46%) Maven
18 11 (17.46%) DevOps

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 7 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 5 (7.94%) JBoss
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle Coherence
2 5 (7.94%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (4.76%) Jetty
3 3 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.17%) CICS
5 1 (1.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.59%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.17%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.59%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) HTTP
1 5 (7.94%) Kerberos
2 3 (4.76%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) Hadoop
1 3 (4.76%) MongoDB
1 3 (4.76%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.17%) MySQL
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 34 (53.97%) JUnit
2 31 (49.21%) Spock
3 29 (46.03%) Git (software)
4 11 (17.46%) Maven
5 5 (7.94%) Eclipse
5 5 (7.94%) Jenkins
5 5 (7.94%) Rational Application Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Visual Studio
6 3 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.17%) Selenium
8 1 (1.59%) Appium
8 1 (1.59%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.59%) Gradle
8 1 (1.59%) JBehave
8 1 (1.59%) JIRA
8 1 (1.59%) JMeter
8 1 (1.59%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.59%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.59%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (7.94%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (88.89%) Developer
2 36 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 18 (28.57%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (7.94%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (7.94%) Senior Developer
5 4 (6.35%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Architect
6 3 (4.76%) AWS Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Digital Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Node.js Developer
7 2 (3.17%) React Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.59%) Agile Developer
8 1 (1.59%) Agile Java Developer
8 1 (1.59%) Java Engineer
8 1 (1.59%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (1.59%) JavaScript Engineer
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle DBA
8 1 (1.59%) Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (1.59%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (79.37%) Spring Boot
2 39 (61.90%) RESTful
3 29 (46.03%) CSS
3 29 (46.03%) HTML
3 29 (46.03%) Node.js
4 28 (44.44%) React
5 24 (38.10%) AngularJS
5 24 (38.10%) Vue.js
6 21 (33.33%) Hibernate
7 10 (15.87%) Web Services
8 8 (12.70%) REST
8 8 (12.70%) SOAP
8 8 (12.70%) XML
9 7 (11.11%) Express
9 7 (11.11%) Java EE
9 7 (11.11%) JAX-RS
9 7 (11.11%) JAX-WS
10 5 (7.94%) .NET
10 5 (7.94%) JSON
10 5 (7.94%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.17%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 26 (41.27%) Unix
2 1 (1.59%) Android
2 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.59%) Mac OS
2 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (63.49%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (52.38%) Microservices
2 33 (52.38%) TDD
3 30 (47.62%) Test Automation
4 25 (39.68%) Open Source
4 25 (39.68%) Pair Programming
5 24 (38.10%) Continuous Deployment
6 23 (36.51%) Asynchronous Programming
6 23 (36.51%) Progressive Web App
7 11 (17.46%) DevOps
8 9 (14.29%) Web Development
9 6 (9.52%) Product Management
9 6 (9.52%) Software Engineering
10 5 (7.94%) AOP
10 5 (7.94%) BDD
11 3 (4.76%) Data Protection
11 3 (4.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 3 (4.76%) Multithreading
11 3 (4.76%) SOA
12 2 (3.17%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 61 (96.83%) Java
2 43 (68.25%) Java 8
3 39 (61.90%) JavaScript
4 26 (41.27%) Bash Shell
5 25 (39.68%) ES6
6 9 (14.29%) SQL
7 5 (7.94%) C#
8 2 (3.17%) COBOL
9 1 (1.59%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.59%) Groovy
9 1 (1.59%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.59%) PHP
9 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (23.81%) BPSS Clearance
2 11 (17.46%) Security Cleared
3 6 (9.52%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.59%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) Docker
2 2 (3.17%) OpenAM
2 2 (3.17%) OpenDJ
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) Puppet
2 4 (6.35%) Ansible
3 3 (4.76%) Cobbler
3 3 (4.76%) Kubernetes
3 3 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.17%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.59%) Rancher
5 1 (1.59%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (11.11%) Oracle
2 5 (7.94%) IBM
3 2 (3.17%) ForgeRock
3 2 (3.17%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.59%) Adobe
4 1 (1.59%) Talend