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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 44 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Groovy 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.39% - 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.92% - 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£325 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £406 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
Groovy
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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
109 103 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 42.25% 51.76% 51.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 43 52
Average daily rate £300 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £355 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 1
Average hourly rate £25.00 £10.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

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 30 January 2015, 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%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) XQuery
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Lucene
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) XPath
1 1 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (100.00%) Scala

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Lucene
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) XQuery
1 1 (100.00%) XPath
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) JPQL
1 1 (100.00%) HQL