The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 44 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Groovy 13 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.50% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.87% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £330 £290
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £40.00
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Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
267 231 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 51.35% 47.63% 39.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 168 73
Average daily rate £370 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £275 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 11
Average hourly rate £42.50 £57.50 £38.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.08% +47.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.10 £30.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £58.25 £50.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Groovy
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Groovy Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) Jenkins
3 11 (84.62%) Automated Testing
4 10 (76.92%) Maven
5 9 (69.23%) Web Services
5 9 (69.23%) XML
6 8 (61.54%) SQL
6 8 (61.54%) Ant
6 8 (61.54%) SOAP
6 8 (61.54%) ISEB
6 8 (61.54%) SoapUI
6 8 (61.54%) JIRA
7 6 (46.15%) Software Testing
7 6 (46.15%) Scrum
7 6 (46.15%) ISEB Practitioner
8 5 (38.46%) Java
9 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
10 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
10 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
10 3 (23.08%) Ansible
10 3 (23.08%) Docker
10 3 (23.08%) DevOps
10 3 (23.08%) .NET
10 3 (23.08%) Servlets
10 3 (23.08%) Windows
10 3 (23.08%) Linux
10 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
10 3 (23.08%) Python
10 3 (23.08%) WorldPay

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 (7.69%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Jenkins
2 10 (76.92%) Maven
3 8 (61.54%) JIRA
3 8 (61.54%) Ant
3 8 (61.54%) SoapUI
4 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
5 1 (7.69%) Mercurial
5 1 (7.69%) Mockito
5 1 (7.69%) Gradle
5 1 (7.69%) JUnit
5 1 (7.69%) IntelliJ
5 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (7.69%) WebStorm
General
1 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Test Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Automation Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Test Automation Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Swing Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) Web Services
1 9 (69.23%) XML
2 8 (61.54%) SOAP
3 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 3 (23.08%) Servlets
4 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
4 2 (15.38%) Spring
4 2 (15.38%) JPA
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) REST
5 1 (7.69%) JSON
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) HTML
5 1 (7.69%) Swing
5 1 (7.69%) WSDL
5 1 (7.69%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) Automated Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Software Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
5 3 (23.08%) DevOps
6 2 (15.38%) TDD
6 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
6 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
7 1 (7.69%) BPMN
7 1 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (7.69%) Open Source
7 1 (7.69%) BDD
7 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Information Security
7 1 (7.69%) MVC
7 1 (7.69%) OO
7 1 (7.69%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) Python
3 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) Scala
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) ISEB
2 6 (46.15%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) CDISC
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) WorldPay
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
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