The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 77 102 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Contract jobs citing Groovy 9 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.79% 0.19% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.62% 0.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £420 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Groovy
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
557 658 496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 49.12% 40.74% 41.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 445 338
Median daily rate £420 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Groovy as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Groovy
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Groovy Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Groovy 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (88.89%) Java
3 21 (77.78%) RESTful
4 19 (70.37%) Scala
5 18 (66.67%) TDD
5 18 (66.67%) Scrum
6 17 (62.96%) OO
7 14 (51.85%) Spring
8 13 (48.15%) Pair Programming
8 13 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (48.15%) BDD
8 13 (48.15%) Microservices
9 12 (44.44%) Software Delivery
9 12 (44.44%) Clojure
9 12 (44.44%) SOA
9 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
10 11 (40.74%) HTML
10 11 (40.74%) CSS
10 11 (40.74%) OOP
10 11 (40.74%) Hibernate
10 11 (40.74%) CSS3
10 11 (40.74%) GitHub
10 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
10 11 (40.74%) Mercurial
10 11 (40.74%) Open Source
10 11 (40.74%) HTML5
10 11 (40.74%) Virtual Machines
10 11 (40.74%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
12 7 (25.93%) Kanban

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 11 (40.74%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
2 3 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
1 11 (40.74%) Mercurial
2 7 (25.93%) Selenium
2 7 (25.93%) SoapUI
3 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
4 3 (11.11%) JUnit
5 2 (7.41%) Geb
5 2 (7.41%) Hudson
5 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
5 2 (7.41%) Spock
5 2 (7.41%) WebDriver
6 1 (3.70%) IntelliJ
6 1 (3.70%) LoadUI
6 1 (3.70%) Mockito
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 19 (70.37%) Java Developer
3 13 (48.15%) Senior Developer
4 12 (44.44%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (40.74%) Java Scala Developer
5 11 (40.74%) Scala Developer
5 11 (40.74%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 11 (40.74%) Senior Scala Developer
6 7 (25.93%) Automation Tester
6 7 (25.93%) Tester
7 5 (18.52%) Java Automation Tester
7 5 (18.52%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 5 (18.52%) Selenium Tester
8 4 (14.81%) Agile Developer
8 4 (14.81%) Agile Java Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Agile Tester
9 1 (3.70%) Developer in Test
9 1 (3.70%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) RESTful
2 14 (51.85%) Spring
3 11 (40.74%) CSS
3 11 (40.74%) CSS3
3 11 (40.74%) Hibernate
3 11 (40.74%) HTML
3 11 (40.74%) HTML5
4 6 (22.22%) Gherkin
5 5 (18.52%) Grails
5 5 (18.52%) Web Services
6 2 (7.41%) JAX-RS
7 1 (3.70%) Dropwizard
7 1 (3.70%) ELK Stack
7 1 (3.70%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (66.67%) Scrum
2 18 (66.67%) TDD
3 17 (62.96%) OO
4 13 (48.15%) BDD
4 13 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (48.15%) Microservices
4 13 (48.15%) Pair Programming
5 12 (44.44%) SOA
5 12 (44.44%) Software Delivery
6 11 (40.74%) OOP
6 11 (40.74%) Open Source
7 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
8 7 (25.93%) Kanban
9 6 (22.22%) API Testing
9 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (22.22%) User Stories
10 5 (18.52%) Defect Management
10 5 (18.52%) Exploratory Testing
10 5 (18.52%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) Java
2 19 (70.37%) Scala
3 12 (44.44%) Clojure
3 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.41%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.70%) F#
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
5 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.70%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) QA
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Grafana
1 1 (3.70%) Kibana
1 1 (3.70%) logstash
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) AppDynamics
1 1 (3.70%) Splunk