The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 72 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Groovy 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.62% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.27% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £325 £280
% change year-on-year
+27.00% +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
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
395 360 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 48.71% 44.61% 41.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 216 141
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 33
Average hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £39.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £31.50 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Groovy across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 5 - - 2
Groovy
East of England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 5 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 4 (80.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) SoapUI
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Ant
2 4 (80.00%) SOAP
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Servlets
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Ansible
3 1 (20.00%) Docker
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) WorldPay
3 1 (20.00%) Java

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) SoapUI
2 4 (80.00%) Ant
2 4 (80.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Test Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Automation Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) SOAP
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) WorldPay
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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