The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 30 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Contract jobs citing Groovy 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.66% 0.38% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.02% 0.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £363 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Groovy
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
98 112 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 64.90% 42.75% 50.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 65 45
Average daily rate £363 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Groovy
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Groovy across the Brighton region.

Groovy Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Groovy also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Groovy.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) jMock
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Groovy also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Groovy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) jMock
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Java Analyst Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Analyst Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Rally