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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grails
Rank 541 551 559
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Contract jobs citing Grails 62 70 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 0.47% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 39 51
Median daily rate £455 £513 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.21% +3.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £423 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £604 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+31.03% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Grails
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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
14233 14747 13901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.04% 29.28% 26.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 9892 10332 9643
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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 £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 236 161
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 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
South West - 22 £490 -
London -35 18 £455 -13.33%
South East +29 14 £475 +5.55% 2
Yorkshire - 8 £375 - 2
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Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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.

1 110 (91.67%) Java
2 91 (75.83%) JavaScript
3 72 (60.00%) Groovy
4 65 (54.17%) Spring
5 60 (50.00%) XML
6 55 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (40.00%) SQL
7 48 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
8 42 (35.00%) Docker
9 41 (34.17%) Git (software)
9 41 (34.17%) TDD
10 36 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
10 36 (30.00%) Hibernate
11 35 (29.17%) REST
12 34 (28.33%) HTML
13 32 (26.67%) AngularJS
14 31 (25.83%) Migration
15 30 (25.00%) Open Source
16 27 (22.50%) Gradle
16 27 (22.50%) CSS
17 23 (19.17%) Scrum
17 23 (19.17%) jQuery
17 23 (19.17%) MongoDB
18 22 (18.33%) JSON
18 22 (18.33%) JMS
19 21 (17.50%) MySQL
19 21 (17.50%) Puppet
20 20 (16.67%) Scala
20 20 (16.67%) Jenkins
20 20 (16.67%) Web Services

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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 (11.67%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (5.83%) CMS
3 7 (5.83%) nginx
3 7 (5.83%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.17%) Confluence
4 5 (4.17%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.33%) Apache
6 3 (2.50%) JBoss
7 1 (0.83%) Mule
7 1 (0.83%) Mule ESB
7 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 8 (6.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.17%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.50%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (4.17%) IaaS
3 5 (4.17%) PaaS
4 4 (3.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.83%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (0.83%) AMQP
2 1 (0.83%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
2 23 (19.17%) MongoDB
3 21 (17.50%) MySQL
4 8 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.00%) Neo4j
6 5 (4.17%) Hadoop
6 5 (4.17%) HBase
7 4 (3.33%) Hazelcast
8 2 (1.67%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.83%) Big Data
9 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.83%) Redis
Development Applications
1 41 (34.17%) Git (software)
2 27 (22.50%) Gradle
3 20 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 19 (15.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 18 (15.00%) Maven
6 12 (10.00%) JUnit
7 11 (9.17%) Ant
8 10 (8.33%) Mockito
9 9 (7.50%) JIRA
10 7 (5.83%) Spock
11 6 (5.00%) Eclipse
11 6 (5.00%) Geb
12 3 (2.50%) Jasmine
12 3 (2.50%) Mocha
12 3 (2.50%) Protractor
13 1 (0.83%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.83%) gulp
13 1 (0.83%) Karma Test Runner
13 1 (0.83%) Sonatype Nexus
13 1 (0.83%) VisualVM
General
1 20 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (5.00%) Games
3 2 (1.67%) Back Office
3 2 (1.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.83%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 117 (97.50%) Developer
2 92 (76.67%) Java Developer
3 20 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 19 (15.83%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (6.67%) Agile Developer
6 8 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
6 8 (6.67%) Ruby Developer
7 7 (5.83%) SQL Developer
8 6 (5.00%) Angular Developer
9 5 (4.17%) Node.js Developer
10 4 (3.33%) .NET Developer
11 3 (2.50%) e-Learning Developer
11 3 (2.50%) Full Stack Developer
11 3 (2.50%) J2EE Developer
11 3 (2.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 3 (2.50%) SC Cleared Java Developer
11 3 (2.50%) XML Developer
12 2 (1.67%) Java Hadoop Developer
12 2 (1.67%) PostgreSQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (54.17%) Spring
2 60 (50.00%) XML
3 48 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
4 36 (30.00%) Hibernate
5 35 (29.17%) REST
6 34 (28.33%) HTML
7 32 (26.67%) AngularJS
8 27 (22.50%) CSS
9 23 (19.17%) jQuery
10 22 (18.33%) JMS
10 22 (18.33%) JSON
11 20 (16.67%) Web Services
12 19 (15.83%) CSS3
12 19 (15.83%) HTML5
12 19 (15.83%) Node.js
13 18 (15.00%) Spring MVC
14 17 (14.17%) J2EE
15 14 (11.67%) JPA
15 14 (11.67%) JSF
15 14 (11.67%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.33%) NHS
3 3 (2.50%) e-Learning
4 2 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.67%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.67%) iPad
4 2 (1.67%) Learning Management System
4 2 (1.67%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.83%) Clustering
5 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.83%) Online Games
5 1 (0.83%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.00%) Linux
2 7 (5.83%) Mac OS X
2 7 (5.83%) Unix
3 5 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (34.17%) TDD
3 31 (25.83%) Migration
4 30 (25.00%) Open Source
5 23 (19.17%) Scrum
6 18 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 18 (15.00%) MVC
6 18 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 16 (13.33%) BDD
8 13 (10.83%) Configuration Management
8 13 (10.83%) E-Commerce
8 13 (10.83%) Unit Testing
9 12 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (9.17%) SOA
11 9 (7.50%) Front End Development
12 8 (6.67%) Automated Testing
12 8 (6.67%) Microservices
13 7 (5.83%) OO
13 7 (5.83%) Process Improvement
14 6 (5.00%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 110 (91.67%) Java
2 91 (75.83%) JavaScript
3 72 (60.00%) Groovy
4 48 (40.00%) SQL
5 20 (16.67%) Scala
6 13 (10.83%) Clojure
7 11 (9.17%) Ruby
7 11 (9.17%) XPath
8 10 (8.33%) Jython
8 10 (8.33%) Python
9 1 (0.83%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (0.83%) ES6
Qualifications
1 16 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (5.83%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.83%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 42 (35.00%) Docker
2 1 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (17.50%) Puppet
2 8 (6.67%) Ansible
2 8 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.17%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 18 (15.00%) Oracle
2 5 (4.17%) ATG
3 2 (1.67%) IBM
4 1 (0.83%) Twitter
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