The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 74 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Groovy 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% 0.11% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.29% 0.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £388 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £475 £330
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +43.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -
Groovy
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
340 365 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 37.28% 39.93% 39.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 309 262
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 4
Median hourly rate £41.75 £36.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.97% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £9.00 £27.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.95 £100.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Groovy as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Groovy
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Groovy Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Groovy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Mule
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (50.00%) Liferay
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) Mockito
2 1 (50.00%) Hamcrest
2 1 (50.00%) Clojure
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) REST

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (50.00%) Liferay
1 1 (50.00%) Mule
1 1 (50.00%) Mule ESB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Hamcrest
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Mockito
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) MuleSoft Architect
2 1 (50.00%) MuleSoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) JAX-RS
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) CQRS
1 1 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Clojure
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) MuleSoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle