The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank - 112 105
Contract jobs citing Groovy 0 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.44% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.12% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 2
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- £450 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +62.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.49 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.27%
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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 Hampshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
744 804 670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.58% 39.01% 37.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 437 379
Average daily rate £350 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £248 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 38 65
Average hourly rate £39.50 £40.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 £27.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £52.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +4.41%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Groovy Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Dojo
3 2 (50.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Selenium
3 2 (50.00%) QUnit
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) Ant
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) CCNP
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) MCP
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) J2EE

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 1 (25.00%) Apache ServiceMix
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) QUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Ant
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) TestNG
3 1 (25.00%) DbUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Mockito
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Installations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Dojo
2 2 (50.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (25.00%) GWT
3 1 (25.00%) YAML
3 1 (25.00%) Guice
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Camel
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) GIS
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
1 1 (25.00%) Atomikos