The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 94 - 92
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Groovy 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.13% - 0.070%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.37% - 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £401 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.60% +23.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Groovy
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 East Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
540 563 438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 33.83% 35.17% 30.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 364 246
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 32
Median hourly rate £45.75 £15.13 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+202.47% -56.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.73 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £37.75 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Groovy
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Groovy Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) XSD
3 2 (50.00%) XSL
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) LDAP
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) SSL
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Electronics
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Software Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Applications Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XSD
1 2 (50.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) People Management
1 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Packer
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SAP