The first table below looks at the demand for Groovy skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Hampshire region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 112 99 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Groovy 7 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.35% 0.64% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.89% 1.62% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £278 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £363 £315
% change year-on-year
-4.48% +15.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £40.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.13% +100.00%
Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
788 677 567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 38.88% 39.41% 35.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 379 275
Average daily rate £350 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 64 71
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £17.50 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Groovy
South East

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Groovy
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Groovy Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Groovy
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Groovy across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

Groovy Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Groovy
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Aldershot -5 2 £431 -
Fareham - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Groovy
South East

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 25 (100.00%) Java
1 25 (100.00%) Spring
1 25 (100.00%) Maven
2 23 (92.00%) MVC
2 23 (92.00%) Hibernate
2 23 (92.00%) GWT
2 23 (92.00%) Jenkins
2 23 (92.00%) Apache Camel
2 23 (92.00%) Apache ServiceMix
3 22 (88.00%) Atomikos
3 22 (88.00%) Guice
3 22 (88.00%) TestNG
3 22 (88.00%) DbUnit
3 22 (88.00%) Mockito
4 14 (56.00%) Google
5 4 (16.00%) J2EE
6 3 (12.00%) XML
6 3 (12.00%) Scrum
6 3 (12.00%) Degree
6 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.00%) Finance
7 2 (8.00%) TDD
7 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
7 2 (8.00%) Ant
7 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
8 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
8 1 (4.00%) SQL
8 1 (4.00%) JUnit
8 1 (4.00%) JSP
8 1 (4.00%) Servlets

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 23 (92.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (4.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (100.00%) Maven
2 23 (92.00%) Jenkins
3 22 (88.00%) TestNG
3 22 (88.00%) DbUnit
3 22 (88.00%) Mockito
4 2 (8.00%) Ant
4 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (4.00%) JUnit
5 1 (4.00%) Selenium
5 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.00%) Eclipse RCP
5 1 (4.00%) QUnit
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
1 25 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 13 (52.00%) Senior Developer
2 13 (52.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) Spring
2 23 (92.00%) GWT
2 23 (92.00%) Hibernate
2 23 (92.00%) Apache Camel
3 22 (88.00%) Guice
4 4 (16.00%) J2EE
5 3 (12.00%) XML
6 1 (4.00%) JMS
6 1 (4.00%) HTML
6 1 (4.00%) JSP
6 1 (4.00%) Servlets
6 1 (4.00%) SOAP
6 1 (4.00%) Web Services
6 1 (4.00%) RESTful
6 1 (4.00%) REST
6 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.00%) JSON
6 1 (4.00%) JSTL
6 1 (4.00%) Dojo
6 1 (4.00%) Spring MVC
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) MVC
2 3 (12.00%) Scrum
2 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (8.00%) TDD
4 1 (4.00%) Migration
4 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) Ruby
3 1 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Atomikos
2 14 (56.00%) Google
3 1 (4.00%) JBoss