The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 54 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Contract jobs citing Groovy 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.66% 0.49% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.26% 1.01% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £388 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £413 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.05% +27.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - -
Groovy
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
318 395 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 52.22% 48.53% 44.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 261 213
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 13 14
Median hourly rate £39.75 £41.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.04% +6.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £37.00 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £54.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Groovy
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Groovy Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Groovy
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridge +12 3 £388 -
Groovy
East of England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Maven
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) Information Security
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) BPMN
3 4 (66.67%) JPA
3 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
3 4 (66.67%) Mercurial
3 4 (66.67%) Scala
3 4 (66.67%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) JUnit
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) IntelliJ
3 4 (66.67%) XML Schema
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 4 (66.67%) WebStorm
3 4 (66.67%) JSON
3 4 (66.67%) REST
3 4 (66.67%) Open Source

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Payment Gateway
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Maven
3 4 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) IntelliJ
3 4 (66.67%) JUnit
3 4 (66.67%) Mercurial
3 4 (66.67%) Mockito
3 4 (66.67%) WebStorm
4 2 (33.33%) Ant
4 2 (33.33%) JIRA
4 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) UI Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) JPA
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) JSON
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) Spring
2 4 (66.67%) XML Schema
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) WSDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) BPMN
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
2 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner