The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 8 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Groovy 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 3.57% - 3.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.50% - 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£500 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £37.49 -
% change year-on-year
-39.98% -
Groovy
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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 Hounslow region.

Programming Languages Category
Hounslow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8 2 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 28.57% 16.67% 60.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 25
Average daily rate £350 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £360 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

Groovy
Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Groovy Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

Groovy
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Grails
1 1 (100.00%) Jetty
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Akka

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Jetty
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Grails
1 1 (100.00%) Akka
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle