The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Groovy
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 54 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Groovy 17 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.02% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.05% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £386 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.03% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
241 333 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 28.59% 34.26% 28.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 175 159
Median daily rate £350 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Groovy
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Groovy Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Groovy
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 17 £350 -
Groovy
South East

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 21 (100.00%) Java
1 21 (100.00%) Spring
1 21 (100.00%) Maven
1 21 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 18 (85.71%) Apache Camel
3 16 (76.19%) XML
3 16 (76.19%) XSLT
4 15 (71.43%) Grails
4 15 (71.43%) Spring Integration
5 14 (66.67%) Gradle
5 14 (66.67%) IBM
6 10 (47.62%) Web Services
6 10 (47.62%) Jenkins
6 10 (47.62%) RESTful
7 9 (42.86%) Low Latency
8 8 (38.10%) REST
8 8 (38.10%) Microservices
9 7 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (28.57%) Linux
10 6 (28.57%) Apache
10 6 (28.57%) MySQL
10 6 (28.57%) Oracle
10 6 (28.57%) Bitbucket
11 5 (23.81%) Spock
11 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
11 5 (23.81%) JMS
11 5 (23.81%) SOA
11 5 (23.81%) Java EE

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 6 (28.57%) Apache
2 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) MySQL
2 3 (14.29%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 21 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 21 (100.00%) Maven
2 14 (66.67%) Gradle
3 10 (47.62%) Jenkins
4 6 (28.57%) Bitbucket
5 5 (23.81%) Spock
6 4 (19.05%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (14.29%) Ant
7 3 (14.29%) JIRA
7 3 (14.29%) JUnit
7 3 (14.29%) Mockito
7 3 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
1 21 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) Spring
2 18 (85.71%) Apache Camel
3 16 (76.19%) XML
3 16 (76.19%) XSLT
4 15 (71.43%) Grails
4 15 (71.43%) Spring Integration
5 10 (47.62%) RESTful
5 10 (47.62%) Web Services
6 8 (38.10%) REST
7 5 (23.81%) Java EE
7 5 (23.81%) JMS
8 4 (19.05%) J2EE
9 3 (14.29%) Play Framework
10 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
10 2 (9.52%) CSS
10 2 (9.52%) CSS3
10 2 (9.52%) HTML
10 2 (9.52%) HTML5
10 2 (9.52%) Redux
10 2 (9.52%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) iPad
1 1 (4.76%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Android
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Low Latency
2 8 (38.10%) Microservices
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 5 (23.81%) SOA
4 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.52%) Dependency Management
7 1 (4.76%) MVC
7 1 (4.76%) Scrum
7 1 (4.76%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) Scala
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) IBM
2 6 (28.57%) Oracle