The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 93 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Groovy 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.13% 0.088% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.33% 0.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £388 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
610 482 433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 41.05% 42.32% 44.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 347 305
Average daily rate £425 £355 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.71% +18.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £500 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Average hourly rate £15.25 £35.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.42% +112.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Groovy across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 2016.

Groovy Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) Redis
2 2 (50.00%) Riak
2 2 (50.00%) GitHub
2 2 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) SaltStack
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Blog
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 (25.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Redis
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Riak
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (25.00%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Scala Developer
4 1 (25.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Grails
3 1 (25.00%) JSTL
3 1 (25.00%) Mustache
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) WebSockets
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blog
2 1 (25.00%) Social Media
2 1 (25.00%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Scala
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) SaltStack