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 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 114 92 102
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +10
Contract jobs citing Groovy 2 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.091% 0.38% 0.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.25% 1.06% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 9
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£343 £279 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.86% -20.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £225 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £290 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £46.50
Groovy
South East

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
810 567 729
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.04% 35.55% 40.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 329 375
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 27 60
Average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.28 £17.50 £22.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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
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 30 October 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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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 - - - - 1
Basingstoke - - - -
Fareham - - - - 1
Petersfield - - - - 2
Groovy
South East

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Spring
1 9 (100.00%) Maven
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
3 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
4 5 (55.56%) DbUnit
4 5 (55.56%) Mockito
4 5 (55.56%) GWT
4 5 (55.56%) Guice
4 5 (55.56%) TestNG
4 5 (55.56%) Apache Camel
4 5 (55.56%) Atomikos
4 5 (55.56%) Apache ServiceMix
4 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
5 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) Ant
5 4 (44.44%) XML
5 4 (44.44%) TDD
6 3 (33.33%) RESTful
6 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 3 (33.33%) Dojo
6 3 (33.33%) Spring MVC
6 3 (33.33%) Selenium
6 3 (33.33%) QUnit
6 3 (33.33%) SOAP
6 3 (33.33%) SOA
6 3 (33.33%) HTML
6 3 (33.33%) Google
6 3 (33.33%) JSON
7 2 (22.22%) Degree

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 5 (55.56%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Maven
2 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 5 (55.56%) DbUnit
3 5 (55.56%) Mockito
3 5 (55.56%) TestNG
4 4 (44.44%) Ant
5 3 (33.33%) Selenium
5 3 (33.33%) QUnit
6 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
6 1 (11.11%) JUnit
6 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
6 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Java Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Spring
2 5 (55.56%) GWT
2 5 (55.56%) Guice
2 5 (55.56%) Apache Camel
2 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
3 4 (44.44%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) RESTful
4 3 (33.33%) Dojo
4 3 (33.33%) Spring MVC
4 3 (33.33%) SOAP
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) JSON
5 1 (11.11%) JSTL
5 1 (11.11%) Web Services
5 1 (11.11%) JMS
5 1 (11.11%) JSP
5 1 (11.11%) Servlets
5 1 (11.11%) J2EE
5 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 1 (11.11%) REST
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Atomikos
2 3 (33.33%) Google