Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 January 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 32 36 39
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3 +28
Contract jobs citing Spring 54 37 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 5.79% 4.45% 4.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.35% 19.47% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 29 40
South Yorkshire median daily rate £506 £400 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.56% -4.48% -6.94%
10th Percentile £407 £356 £320
90th Percentile £550 £453 £475
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £420 £450
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £50.00
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 279 190 408
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 29.90% 22.84% 35.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 127 292
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £420 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.32% +1.63%
10th Percentile £282 £313 £263
90th Percentile £550 £575 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.19 - £50.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £14.87
% change year-on-year -5.00% +169.09% -29.21%

Spring
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Spring in South Yorkshire

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spring in South Yorkshire

Spring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spring in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spring in South Yorkshire

Spring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring in South Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spring in South Yorkshire

Spring
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +13 47 £513 +28.13% 33
Barnsley - 1 - -
Doncaster - 1 £400 - 2
Spring
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Spring.

1 52 (96.30%) Java
2 42 (77.78%) Spring Boot
3 38 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (59.26%) Hibernate
5 26 (48.15%) JavaScript
5 26 (48.15%) Java 8
6 22 (40.74%) Microservices
6 22 (40.74%) Test Automation
6 22 (40.74%) Node.js
7 15 (27.78%) JPA
7 15 (27.78%) Express
7 15 (27.78%) React
8 14 (25.93%) TDD
9 13 (24.07%) Web Services
9 13 (24.07%) Docker
10 12 (22.22%) REST
10 12 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment
11 11 (20.37%) HTML
11 11 (20.37%) SQL
11 11 (20.37%) RESTful
11 11 (20.37%) Maven
11 11 (20.37%) Web Development
12 10 (18.52%) DevOps
13 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
13 9 (16.67%) CSS
13 9 (16.67%) Finance
14 8 (14.81%) Kafka
15 7 (12.96%) IBM
15 7 (12.96%) JUnit
15 7 (12.96%) SOAP

Spring
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 5 (9.26%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.70%) Apache
3 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.85%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (1.85%) Confluence
4 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.85%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) Serverless
2 1 (1.85%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) HTTP
1 3 (5.56%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.85%) AMQP
2 1 (1.85%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) SSL
2 1 (1.85%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.70%) MySQL
4 1 (1.85%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.85%) Big Data
4 1 (1.85%) Blockchain
4 1 (1.85%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.85%) Redis
4 1 (1.85%) Riak
Development Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Maven
2 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 7 (12.96%) JUnit
4 6 (11.11%) Spock
5 4 (7.41%) Eclipse
5 4 (7.41%) Gradle
6 3 (5.56%) Ant
6 3 (5.56%) IntelliJ
6 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
6 3 (5.56%) Rational Application Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio
7 2 (3.70%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.70%) Selenium
8 1 (1.85%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.85%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.85%) JIRA
8 1 (1.85%) JMeter
8 1 (1.85%) Mockito
8 1 (1.85%) Subversion
8 1 (1.85%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (88.89%) Developer
2 40 (74.07%) Java Developer
3 9 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 7 (12.96%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Agile Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (7.41%) AWS Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Node.js Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Lead Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Digital Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
9 1 (1.85%) .NET Developer
9 1 (1.85%) React Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Senior Agile Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (77.78%) Spring Boot
2 32 (59.26%) Hibernate
3 22 (40.74%) Node.js
4 15 (27.78%) Express
4 15 (27.78%) JPA
4 15 (27.78%) React
5 13 (24.07%) Web Services
6 12 (22.22%) REST
7 11 (20.37%) HTML
7 11 (20.37%) RESTful
8 9 (16.67%) CSS
9 8 (14.81%) Kafka
10 7 (12.96%) SOAP
11 6 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (11.11%) AngularJS
11 6 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
12 5 (9.26%) XML
13 4 (7.41%) .NET
13 4 (7.41%) Java EE
13 4 (7.41%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) DataPower
1 3 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.85%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.85%) User Experience
3 1 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.26%) Unix
2 2 (3.70%) Linux
3 1 (1.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (40.74%) Microservices
2 22 (40.74%) Test Automation
3 14 (25.93%) TDD
4 12 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment
5 11 (20.37%) Web Development
6 10 (18.52%) DevOps
7 7 (12.96%) SOA
8 6 (11.11%) OO
8 6 (11.11%) Open Source
8 6 (11.11%) Pair Programming
9 4 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (7.41%) Scrum
10 3 (5.56%) AOP
10 3 (5.56%) Data Modelling
10 3 (5.56%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 3 (5.56%) Kanban
10 3 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (5.56%) Software Engineering
11 2 (3.70%) Progressive Web App
Programming Languages
1 52 (96.30%) Java
2 26 (48.15%) Java 8
2 26 (48.15%) JavaScript
3 11 (20.37%) SQL
4 6 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 4 (7.41%) C#
6 2 (3.70%) ES6
6 2 (3.70%) Kotlin
6 2 (3.70%) Python
6 2 (3.70%) Scala
7 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.85%) Ruby
7 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.56%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 13 (24.07%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) Ansible
1 5 (9.26%) Puppet
2 4 (7.41%) Kubernetes
3 2 (3.70%) Terraform
4 1 (1.85%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.85%) Grafana
4 1 (1.85%) Graylog
4 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) IBM
2 5 (9.26%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) Google
4 1 (1.85%) Apple
4 1 (1.85%) Informatica
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.85%) TIBCO