Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 52 43
Rank change year-on-year +34 -9 +24
Contract jobs citing Spring 56 17 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 6.60% 2.14% 3.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.93% 8.67% 11.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 11 37
South Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.71% -3.53% -15.00%
10th Percentile £375 £371 £334
90th Percentile £549 £475 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £420 £445
% change year-on-year +4.17% -5.62% +18.67%
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 216 196 392
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 25.44% 24.69% 35.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 128 293
South Yorkshire median daily rate £404 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.94% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £268 £282 £291
90th Percentile £541 £575 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £403 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.63% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £50.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £31.42 £35.00 £14.69
% change year-on-year -10.24% +138.30% -51.04%

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 19 October 2018.

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 19 October 2018. 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 +40 42 £431 +1.47% 7
Doncaster -2 1 £400 +5.96% 2
Spring
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Spring.

1 55 (98.21%) Java
2 41 (73.21%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (66.07%) Java 8
4 36 (64.29%) Spring Boot
5 31 (55.36%) Microservices
6 21 (37.50%) Docker
6 21 (37.50%) Web Services
7 20 (35.71%) REST
8 19 (33.93%) SOAP
8 19 (33.93%) TDD
9 18 (32.14%) Hibernate
9 18 (32.14%) SOA
10 13 (23.21%) Kafka
10 13 (23.21%) DevOps
11 12 (21.43%) Ansible
11 12 (21.43%) Puppet
11 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (21.43%) RESTful
12 11 (19.64%) OO
12 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
12 11 (19.64%) Kubernetes
12 11 (19.64%) Problem-Solving
13 10 (17.86%) Jenkins
13 10 (17.86%) IBM
13 10 (17.86%) Test Automation
13 10 (17.86%) Git (software)
14 9 (16.07%) Maven
14 9 (16.07%) SQL
14 9 (16.07%) NoSQL
15 8 (14.29%) ActiveMQ

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 4 (7.14%) Mule
2 3 (5.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (5.36%) Alfresco
2 3 (5.36%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (5.36%) Documentum
2 3 (5.36%) Drupal
2 3 (5.36%) FileNet
2 3 (5.36%) Liferay
2 3 (5.36%) LiveCycle
2 3 (5.36%) LiveLink
2 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.79%) Apache
4 1 (1.79%) Confluence
4 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.79%) Jetty
4 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.79%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.79%) Boomi
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) Serverless
2 1 (1.79%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) AMQP
1 1 (1.79%) Skype
1 1 (1.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.07%) NoSQL
2 5 (8.93%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.36%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.36%) SQLite
5 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.79%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.79%) Big Data
6 1 (1.79%) Blockchain
6 1 (1.79%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.79%) MySQL
6 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.79%) Redis
6 1 (1.79%) Riak
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Git (software)
1 10 (17.86%) Jenkins
2 9 (16.07%) Maven
3 6 (10.71%) Ant
4 4 (7.14%) Subversion
5 3 (5.36%) Gradle
5 3 (5.36%) IntelliJ
5 3 (5.36%) Xcode
6 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.57%) Selenium
7 1 (1.79%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.79%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.79%) JIRA
7 1 (1.79%) JMeter
7 1 (1.79%) JUnit
7 1 (1.79%) Mockito
7 1 (1.79%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Banking
3 3 (5.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (67.86%) Developer
2 35 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 14 (25.00%) Architect
4 11 (19.64%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (7.14%) Agile Developer
5 4 (7.14%) AWS Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Lead Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (5.36%) MuleSoft Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Java Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Java Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.79%) Backend Developer
8 1 (1.79%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (1.79%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (1.79%) Node.js Developer
8 1 (1.79%) NoSQL Developer
8 1 (1.79%) React Developer
8 1 (1.79%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (64.29%) Spring Boot
2 21 (37.50%) Web Services
3 20 (35.71%) REST
4 19 (33.93%) SOAP
5 18 (32.14%) Hibernate
6 13 (23.21%) Kafka
7 12 (21.43%) RESTful
8 8 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (10.71%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (8.93%) CSS
10 5 (8.93%) Dropwizard
10 5 (8.93%) JSON
10 5 (8.93%) XML
11 4 (7.14%) AngularJS
11 4 (7.14%) Apache Camel
11 4 (7.14%) JMS
12 3 (5.36%) .NET
12 3 (5.36%) Node.js
12 3 (5.36%) Sencha Touch
12 3 (5.36%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) DataPower
2 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.36%) NHS
3 2 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.79%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Android
1 3 (5.36%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (73.21%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (55.36%) Microservices
3 19 (33.93%) TDD
4 18 (32.14%) SOA
5 13 (23.21%) DevOps
6 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (19.64%) OO
7 11 (19.64%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (17.86%) Test Automation
9 7 (12.50%) BDD
9 7 (12.50%) Data Modelling
9 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 6 (10.71%) Business Analysis
10 6 (10.71%) Scrum
11 5 (8.93%) Enterprise Architecture
12 4 (7.14%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 4 (7.14%) Mentoring
12 4 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
12 4 (7.14%) SDLC
12 4 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (98.21%) Java
2 37 (66.07%) Java 8
3 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
4 9 (16.07%) SQL
5 3 (5.36%) Kotlin
5 3 (5.36%) Objective-C
6 2 (3.57%) Python
7 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.79%) Ruby
7 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) Sun Certification
2 2 (3.57%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) PMO
2 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 21 (37.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (21.43%) Ansible
1 12 (21.43%) Puppet
2 11 (19.64%) Kubernetes
3 2 (3.57%) Terraform
4 1 (1.79%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.79%) Grafana
4 1 (1.79%) Graylog
4 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) IBM
2 4 (7.14%) MuleSoft
3 3 (5.36%) Adobe
3 3 (5.36%) FatWire
3 3 (5.36%) Interwoven
3 3 (5.36%) OpenText
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle
3 3 (5.36%) Sencha
3 3 (5.36%) Sitecore
3 3 (5.36%) Vignette
3 3 (5.36%) Xerox
4 2 (3.57%) hybris
5 1 (1.79%) Dell
5 1 (1.79%) Informatica
5 1 (1.79%) SAP
5 1 (1.79%) TIBCO