The table below looks at the statistics for Grails skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grails over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Grails
UK / England
Rank 535 511 539
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +28
Contract jobs citing Grails 45 87 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.18% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.64% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 47 41
Median daily rate £425 £488 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13240 13533 12805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.48% 28.73% 27.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9259 9426 8555
Median daily rate £425 £405 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 233 173
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £20.35 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

Grails
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Grails as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Grails Jobs Demand Trend in England

Grails
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Grails Daily Rate Trend in England

Grails
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Grails across the England region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Grails Daily Rate Histogram in England

Grails
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Grails across the England region.

Grails Hourly Rate Trend in England

Grails
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grails within the England region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 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
South East +31 18 £350 -
South West +11 15 £490 +63.33% 1
London -38 12 £525 +0.71% 5
Grails
UK

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Grails 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 England region with a requirement for Grails.

1 100 (100.00%) Java
2 71 (71.00%) Spring
3 69 (69.00%) JavaScript
4 68 (68.00%) XML
5 65 (65.00%) Groovy
6 59 (59.00%) Git (software)
7 43 (43.00%) SQL
7 43 (43.00%) Docker
8 40 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
9 38 (38.00%) REST
10 36 (36.00%) Gradle
10 36 (36.00%) PostgreSQL
11 35 (35.00%) Maven
12 33 (33.00%) Agile Software Development
13 32 (32.00%) Open Source
14 31 (31.00%) Migration
15 29 (29.00%) Jenkins
16 27 (27.00%) Hibernate
17 24 (24.00%) AngularJS
18 23 (23.00%) TDD
19 22 (22.00%) HTML
19 22 (22.00%) Linux
19 22 (22.00%) Continuous Delivery
20 21 (21.00%) JMS
21 20 (20.00%) Oracle
21 20 (20.00%) JSON
21 20 (20.00%) Apache Camel
22 19 (19.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
23 18 (18.00%) Spring MVC
23 18 (18.00%) XSLT

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (14.00%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (7.00%) nginx
3 7 (7.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.00%) Apache
4 6 (6.00%) CMS
5 5 (5.00%) Confluence
5 5 (5.00%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.00%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.00%) JBoss
6 1 (1.00%) Mule
6 1 (1.00%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 8 (8.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.00%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.00%) IaaS
3 5 (5.00%) PaaS
4 4 (4.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.00%) HTTP
2 3 (3.00%) AMQP
3 1 (1.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (36.00%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (11.00%) MongoDB
3 10 (10.00%) MySQL
4 6 (6.00%) Neo4j
5 5 (5.00%) Hadoop
5 5 (5.00%) HBase
5 5 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.00%) Hazelcast
7 2 (2.00%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.00%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.00%) Big Data
8 1 (1.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 59 (59.00%) Git (software)
2 36 (36.00%) Gradle
3 35 (35.00%) Maven
4 29 (29.00%) Jenkins
5 19 (19.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 13 (13.00%) Mockito
7 12 (12.00%) JUnit
8 11 (11.00%) Ant
9 9 (9.00%) Spock
10 8 (8.00%) JIRA
11 6 (6.00%) Bitbucket
11 6 (6.00%) IntelliJ
12 5 (5.00%) Eclipse
13 4 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
14 2 (2.00%) Jasmine
14 2 (2.00%) Mocha
14 2 (2.00%) Protractor
15 1 (1.00%) CMake
15 1 (1.00%) CodeNarc
15 1 (1.00%) VisualVM
General
1 8 (8.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.00%) Games
3 2 (2.00%) Back Office
4 1 (1.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 96 (96.00%) Developer
2 86 (86.00%) Java Developer
3 16 (16.00%) Senior Developer
3 16 (16.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 9 (9.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (7.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 7 (7.00%) SQL Developer
6 5 (5.00%) Agile Developer
6 5 (5.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 5 (5.00%) Angular Developer
7 4 (4.00%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.00%) e-Learning Developer
8 3 (3.00%) J2EE Developer
8 3 (3.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (3.00%) Node.js Developer
9 2 (2.00%) AWS Developer
9 2 (2.00%) Hadoop Developer
9 2 (2.00%) Java Hadoop Developer
9 2 (2.00%) PostgreSQL Developer
9 2 (2.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (71.00%) Spring
2 68 (68.00%) XML
3 40 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
4 38 (38.00%) REST
5 27 (27.00%) Hibernate
6 24 (24.00%) AngularJS
7 22 (22.00%) HTML
8 21 (21.00%) JMS
9 20 (20.00%) Apache Camel
9 20 (20.00%) JSON
10 18 (18.00%) Spring MVC
10 18 (18.00%) Web Services
10 18 (18.00%) XSLT
11 15 (15.00%) CSS
11 15 (15.00%) Java EE
11 15 (15.00%) Play Framework
12 14 (14.00%) CSS3
12 14 (14.00%) HTML5
12 14 (14.00%) JPA
13 13 (13.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.00%) NHS
2 5 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.00%) e-Learning
4 2 (2.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.00%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.00%) Clustering
5 1 (1.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.00%) iPad
5 1 (1.00%) Online Games
5 1 (1.00%) User Experience
5 1 (1.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.00%) Linux
2 7 (7.00%) Mac OS X
2 7 (7.00%) Unix
3 3 (3.00%) Android
4 2 (2.00%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.00%) Debian
5 1 (1.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (33.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (32.00%) Open Source
3 31 (31.00%) Migration
4 23 (23.00%) TDD
5 22 (22.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 18 (18.00%) Microservices
6 18 (18.00%) MVC
7 17 (17.00%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (17.00%) Customer Requirements
8 14 (14.00%) Unit Testing
9 13 (13.00%) Configuration Management
9 13 (13.00%) SOA
10 11 (11.00%) BDD
10 11 (11.00%) Scrum
11 9 (9.00%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (8.00%) Low Latency
12 8 (8.00%) Software Engineering
13 7 (7.00%) E-Commerce
13 7 (7.00%) Process Improvement
14 6 (6.00%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 100 (100.00%) Java
2 69 (69.00%) JavaScript
3 65 (65.00%) Groovy
4 43 (43.00%) SQL
5 11 (11.00%) XPath
6 8 (8.00%) Scala
7 4 (4.00%) Clojure
8 3 (3.00%) Jython
8 3 (3.00%) Python
8 3 (3.00%) Ruby
9 1 (1.00%) C++
9 1 (1.00%) ES6
Qualifications
1 14 (14.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 43 (43.00%) Docker
2 1 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (12.00%) Puppet
2 9 (9.00%) Ansible
3 8 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (5.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 20 (20.00%) Oracle
2 9 (9.00%) IBM
3 5 (5.00%) ATG
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