The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 172 178 196
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +18
Contract jobs citing Groovy 39 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.66% 0.44% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.48% 1.05% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 24 17
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£525 £443 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £518 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £325 £280
% change year-on-year
+23.23% +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2644 2467 3121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.75% 42.16% 43.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2176 1919 2404
Average daily rate £475 £451 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.43% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 31
Average hourly rate £24.23 £29.74 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.53% -28.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.33 £14.58 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £128.50 £67.64 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Groovy
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Groovy Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Groovy
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Groovy across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Groovy Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 50 (90.91%) Java
2 37 (67.27%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (58.18%) TDD
4 22 (40.00%) Web Services
5 20 (36.36%) Ruby
5 20 (36.36%) BDD
6 19 (34.55%) NoSQL
6 19 (34.55%) Scala
7 18 (32.73%) Spring
7 18 (32.73%) Pair Programming
8 17 (30.91%) Cucumber
9 16 (29.09%) Grails
9 16 (29.09%) Python
10 15 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (25.45%) Jenkins
11 14 (25.45%) SQL
11 14 (25.45%) JUnit
11 14 (25.45%) Scrum
12 13 (23.64%) Degree
12 13 (23.64%) Git (software)
12 13 (23.64%) REST
13 12 (21.82%) MongoDB
13 12 (21.82%) Gradle
13 12 (21.82%) QA
13 12 (21.82%) Maven
14 11 (20.00%) Tomcat
14 11 (20.00%) Docker
14 11 (20.00%) RESTful
15 9 (16.36%) Open Source
15 9 (16.36%) DevOps

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 11 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (14.55%) Jetty
3 5 (9.09%) Node.js
4 2 (3.64%) JBoss
4 2 (3.64%) Apache
5 1 (1.82%) Confluence
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.82%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.82%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.82%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.82%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.64%) SaaS
2 2 (3.64%) Boomi
2 2 (3.64%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) HTTP
2 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (34.55%) NoSQL
2 12 (21.82%) MongoDB
3 6 (10.91%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (7.27%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.27%) MySQL
5 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.45%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.64%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.82%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.82%) DB2
7 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Navigator
7 1 (1.82%) Azkaban
7 1 (1.82%) Redis
7 1 (1.82%) Riak
7 1 (1.82%) Big Data
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (30.91%) Cucumber
2 14 (25.45%) JUnit
2 14 (25.45%) Jenkins
3 13 (23.64%) Git (software)
4 12 (21.82%) Maven
4 12 (21.82%) Gradle
5 9 (16.36%) Subversion
5 9 (16.36%) Selenium
6 8 (14.55%) JMeter
7 6 (10.91%) Mockito
8 4 (7.27%) WebDriver
9 3 (5.45%) JIRA
9 3 (5.45%) SpecFlow
9 3 (5.45%) Spock
10 2 (3.64%) Geb
10 2 (3.64%) Ant
10 2 (3.64%) Eclipse
11 1 (1.82%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (1.82%) SilkTest
11 1 (1.82%) SilkCentral
General
1 5 (9.09%) Front Office
2 3 (5.45%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Back Office
3 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (61.82%) Developer
2 23 (41.82%) Java Developer
3 7 (12.73%) Scala Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Software Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Tester
6 3 (5.45%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (5.45%) Programmer
6 3 (5.45%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 3 (5.45%) Automation Tester
6 3 (5.45%) Java Programmer
6 3 (5.45%) AWS Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Cloud Developer
7 2 (3.64%) QA Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (40.00%) Web Services
2 18 (32.73%) Spring
3 16 (29.09%) Grails
4 13 (23.64%) REST
5 11 (20.00%) RESTful
6 9 (16.36%) XML
7 7 (12.73%) SOAP
7 7 (12.73%) HTML
8 6 (10.91%) JSON
8 6 (10.91%) AngularJS
9 5 (9.09%) Guice
10 3 (5.45%) HTML5
10 3 (5.45%) .NET
10 3 (5.45%) J2EE
10 3 (5.45%) CSS
10 3 (5.45%) Hibernate
11 2 (3.64%) JDBC
11 2 (3.64%) JPA
11 2 (3.64%) YAML
11 2 (3.64%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.82%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (1.82%) Public Cloud
2 1 (1.82%) Derivative
2 1 (1.82%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.55%) Linux
2 6 (10.91%) UNIX
3 1 (1.82%) Android
3 1 (1.82%) CentOS
3 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (67.27%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (58.18%) TDD
3 20 (36.36%) BDD
4 18 (32.73%) Pair Programming
5 15 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (25.45%) Scrum
7 9 (16.36%) Software Engineering
7 9 (16.36%) Open Source
7 9 (16.36%) DevOps
8 6 (10.91%) Multithreading
8 6 (10.91%) Test Automation
9 5 (9.09%) Unit Testing
9 5 (9.09%) OO
9 5 (9.09%) MVC
9 5 (9.09%) Concurrent Programming
9 5 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (9.09%) Build Automation
10 4 (7.27%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 50 (90.91%) Java
2 20 (36.36%) Ruby
3 19 (34.55%) Scala
4 16 (29.09%) Python
5 14 (25.45%) SQL
6 9 (16.36%) JavaScript
7 5 (9.09%) C#
8 3 (5.45%) Clojure
8 3 (5.45%) PHP
9 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.82%) Go
10 1 (1.82%) VBA
10 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (23.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) ISEB
2 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.82%) QA
2 5 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (20.00%) Docker
2 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (10.91%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (9.09%) Puppet
3 1 (1.82%) Oozie
3 1 (1.82%) Ansible
3 1 (1.82%) Kibana
3 1 (1.82%) Graphite
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) VMware
1 5 (9.09%) SOASTA, Inc
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle
3 3 (5.45%) Sybase
3 3 (5.45%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.64%) Dell
4 2 (3.64%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.82%) hybris
5 1 (1.82%) Informatica
5 1 (1.82%) IBM
5 1 (1.82%) webMethods
5 1 (1.82%) Reuters
5 1 (1.82%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.82%) Micro Focus
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Arrows Group
Rate: £500.00 - £650 per day + Dependent on experience
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
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Arrows Group
Rate: £500.00 - £650 per day + Dependent on experience
Posted: 24 days ago