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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 97 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Groovy 10 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.65% 0.68% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.35% 1.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 0
Median daily rate £500 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £363 £413
% change year-on-year
+17.24% -12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £37.49
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -39.98%
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
742 644 596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 48.43% 48.46% 51.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 447 426
Median daily rate £400 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 8
Median hourly rate £11.00 £35.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.57% +20.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Groovy across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Groovy Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 11 (91.67%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) TDD
3 8 (66.67%) Spring
3 8 (66.67%) OO
3 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 8 (66.67%) CSS
3 8 (66.67%) HTML
3 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 8 (66.67%) Scala
3 8 (66.67%) HTML5
3 8 (66.67%) CSS3
4 7 (58.33%) Software Delivery
4 7 (58.33%) GitHub
4 7 (58.33%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (58.33%) Microservices
4 7 (58.33%) Clojure
4 7 (58.33%) Open Source
4 7 (58.33%) RESTful
4 7 (58.33%) Mercurial
4 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (58.33%) OOP
4 7 (58.33%) SOA
4 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
4 7 (58.33%) Scrum
4 7 (58.33%) Pair Programming
5 2 (16.67%) JSON
5 2 (16.67%) JIRA
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) Grails

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 (8.33%) Confluence
1 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (58.33%) Mercurial
3 2 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (8.33%) Selenium
4 1 (8.33%) Spock
4 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 10 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 8 (66.67%) Java Scala Developer
3 8 (66.67%) Scala Developer
4 7 (58.33%) Senior Developer
4 7 (58.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (58.33%) Senior Java Scala Developer
4 7 (58.33%) Senior Scala Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Tester
5 1 (8.33%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) CSS
1 8 (66.67%) CSS3
1 8 (66.67%) HTML
1 8 (66.67%) HTML5
1 8 (66.67%) Spring
2 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
2 7 (58.33%) RESTful
3 2 (16.67%) Grails
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 2 (16.67%) JSON
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) Ajax
4 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
4 1 (8.33%) JSTL
4 1 (8.33%) Mustache
4 1 (8.33%) REST
4 1 (8.33%) SOAP
4 1 (8.33%) WebSockets
4 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (8.33%) Social Media
2 1 (8.33%) Social Network
2 1 (8.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) OO
2 8 (66.67%) TDD
3 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (58.33%) Microservices
3 7 (58.33%) OOP
3 7 (58.33%) Open Source
3 7 (58.33%) Pair Programming
3 7 (58.33%) Scrum
3 7 (58.33%) SOA
3 7 (58.33%) Software Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) SEO
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) Scala
3 7 (58.33%) Clojure
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Akamai