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 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 38 34
Rank change year-on-year +6 -4  
Contract jobs citing Spring 6 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.58% 3.16% 1.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.98% 9.92% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 3
Median daily rate £438 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £375 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £434 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £44.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year +17.97% -19.09%  

Spring is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 86 121 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 36.91% 31.84% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 94 44
Median daily rate £400 £388 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.29% +12.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £265 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield citing Spring as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 23 June 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 13 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
4 7 (53.85%) HTML
4 7 (53.85%) CSS
4 7 (53.85%) REST
5 6 (46.15%) NoSQL
5 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
5 6 (46.15%) Web Services
5 6 (46.15%) Hibernate
5 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
6 5 (38.46%) BDD
6 5 (38.46%) Apache Camel
6 5 (38.46%) Front End Development
7 4 (30.77%) Microservices
7 4 (30.77%) Node.js
7 4 (30.77%) Sass
7 4 (30.77%) Scala
7 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (30.77%) TDD
7 4 (30.77%) SOAP
7 4 (30.77%) J2EE
8 3 (23.08%) MySQL
8 3 (23.08%) Oracle
8 3 (23.08%) OO
8 3 (23.08%) Scrum
8 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (23.08%) Python
8 3 (23.08%) JMS
8 3 (23.08%) RDBMS

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 (23.08%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Solr
3 1 (7.69%) CMS
3 1 (7.69%) JBoss
3 1 (7.69%) Liferay
3 1 (7.69%) nginx
3 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.69%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) NoSQL
2 3 (23.08%) MySQL
2 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
2 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (7.69%) Big Data
3 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 2 (15.38%) DbUnit
3 2 (15.38%) jMock
3 2 (15.38%) JUnit
3 2 (15.38%) Maven
3 2 (15.38%) Mockito
3 2 (15.38%) SonarQube
4 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
4 1 (7.69%) Grunt
4 1 (7.69%) gulp
4 1 (7.69%) IntelliJ
4 1 (7.69%) Subversion
4 1 (7.69%) TestNG
General
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (84.62%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Portal Developer
4 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Agile Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) CSS
1 7 (53.85%) HTML
1 7 (53.85%) REST
2 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
2 6 (46.15%) Hibernate
2 6 (46.15%) Web Services
3 5 (38.46%) Apache Camel
4 4 (30.77%) J2EE
4 4 (30.77%) Node.js
4 4 (30.77%) Sass
4 4 (30.77%) SOAP
5 3 (23.08%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (23.08%) CSS3
5 3 (23.08%) HTML5
5 3 (23.08%) JMS
5 3 (23.08%) RESTful
6 2 (15.38%) PowerMock
6 2 (15.38%) XML
7 1 (7.69%) LAMP
7 1 (7.69%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) BDD
2 5 (38.46%) Front End Development
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (30.77%) Microservices
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
4 3 (23.08%) DevOps
4 3 (23.08%) Kanban
4 3 (23.08%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) Open Source
4 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) MVC
6 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) Scala
4 3 (23.08%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) Go
5 2 (15.38%) Ruby
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
6 1 (7.69%) PHP
6 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
6 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 1 (7.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) ATG
2 1 (7.69%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) MuleSoft
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Zend