The first table below looks at the demand for Groovy skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Belfast region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank - 30 -
Contract jobs citing Groovy 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast - 1.68% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £394 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +21.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.49 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.11% +75.00%
Programming Languages Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
51 146 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 52.04% 61.34% 33.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 105 14
Average daily rate £378 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.15% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Groovy
County Antrim

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Groovy across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast