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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 87 108 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Contract jobs citing Groovy 20 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.39% 0.060% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.75% 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 0
Median daily rate £500 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £475 £330
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +43.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -
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
728 695 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 50.77% 41.64% 32.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 503 221
Median daily rate £400 £363 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £492 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £40.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 28 August 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 31 (91.18%) Java
1 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (85.29%) TDD
3 27 (79.41%) OO
4 25 (73.53%) Spring
5 23 (67.65%) Pair Programming
6 22 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (64.71%) Git (software)
6 22 (64.71%) RESTful
6 22 (64.71%) JavaScript
7 21 (61.76%) HTML
7 21 (61.76%) CSS
7 21 (61.76%) Scrum
7 21 (61.76%) Scala
7 21 (61.76%) HTML5
7 21 (61.76%) CSS3
7 21 (61.76%) Microservices
8 20 (58.82%) Software Delivery
8 20 (58.82%) Virtual Machines
8 20 (58.82%) GitHub
8 20 (58.82%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (58.82%) Clojure
8 20 (58.82%) Open Source
8 20 (58.82%) Mercurial
8 20 (58.82%) Hibernate
8 20 (58.82%) OOP
8 20 (58.82%) SOA
9 10 (29.41%) BDD
10 8 (23.53%) Grails
11 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce

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 (2.94%) Confluence
1 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 20 (58.82%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.94%) Big Data
2 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (64.71%) Git (software)
2 20 (58.82%) Mercurial
3 3 (8.82%) Cucumber
3 3 (8.82%) JUnit
3 3 (8.82%) Spock
4 2 (5.88%) Geb
4 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.88%) JIRA
4 2 (5.88%) Selenium
4 2 (5.88%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.94%) Hudson
5 1 (2.94%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.94%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.94%) LoadUI
5 1 (2.94%) Mocha
5 1 (2.94%) Mockito
5 1 (2.94%) Protractor
5 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (94.12%) Developer
2 30 (88.24%) Java Developer
3 21 (61.76%) Senior Developer
4 20 (58.82%) Java Scala Developer
4 20 (58.82%) Scala Developer
4 20 (58.82%) Senior Java Developer
4 20 (58.82%) Senior Java Scala Developer
4 20 (58.82%) Senior Scala Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Agile Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Automation Tester
6 2 (5.88%) Tester
7 1 (2.94%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (2.94%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (73.53%) Spring
2 22 (64.71%) RESTful
3 21 (61.76%) CSS
3 21 (61.76%) CSS3
3 21 (61.76%) HTML
3 21 (61.76%) HTML5
4 20 (58.82%) Hibernate
5 8 (23.53%) Grails
6 2 (5.88%) jQuery
6 2 (5.88%) REST
7 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.94%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.94%) Dropwizard
7 1 (2.94%) ELK Stack
7 1 (2.94%) Gherkin
7 1 (2.94%) JAX-RS
7 1 (2.94%) Node.js
7 1 (2.94%) Spring MVC
7 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (58.82%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.94%) Streaming Video
2 1 (2.94%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (85.29%) TDD
3 27 (79.41%) OO
4 23 (67.65%) Pair Programming
5 22 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (61.76%) Microservices
6 21 (61.76%) Scrum
7 20 (58.82%) OOP
7 20 (58.82%) Open Source
7 20 (58.82%) SOA
7 20 (58.82%) Software Delivery
8 10 (29.41%) BDD
9 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce
10 3 (8.82%) High Availability
11 2 (5.88%) DevOps
11 2 (5.88%) Kanban
11 2 (5.88%) User Stories
12 1 (2.94%) Automated Testing
12 1 (2.94%) Domain-Driven Design
12 1 (2.94%) Multivariate Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (91.18%) Java
2 22 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 21 (61.76%) Scala
4 20 (58.82%) Clojure
5 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.94%) Python
5 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
System Software
1 20 (58.82%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Grafana
1 1 (2.94%) Kibana
1 1 (2.94%) logstash
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) Akamai
1 1 (2.94%) AppDynamics
1 1 (2.94%) Splunk