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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 91 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Groovy 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.59% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.25% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.45%
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
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
640 598 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 47.16% 49.14% 42.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 431 194
Average daily rate £350 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 22 May 2015.

Groovy Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 9 (90.00%) Eclipse
3 8 (80.00%) Swing
3 8 (80.00%) MySQL
3 8 (80.00%) NetBeans
4 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (70.00%) JavaFX
4 7 (70.00%) Visualisation
4 7 (70.00%) Machine Learning
5 6 (60.00%) Functional Programming
5 6 (60.00%) OO
5 6 (60.00%) Python
5 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (50.00%) RDBMS
6 5 (50.00%) OOP
6 5 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (50.00%) Knowledge Discovery
6 5 (50.00%) JFreeChart
6 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (50.00%) JFace
6 5 (50.00%) Chemistry
6 5 (50.00%) Life Science
7 3 (30.00%) Subversion
7 3 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
8 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
8 2 (20.00%) Scala
8 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (20.00%) TDD

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (10.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) MySQL
2 5 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 5 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) Redis
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data
3 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Eclipse
2 8 (80.00%) NetBeans
3 3 (30.00%) Subversion
3 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (10.00%) JUnit
General
1 3 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Polyglot Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Swing
2 7 (70.00%) JavaFX
3 5 (50.00%) JFreeChart
3 5 (50.00%) JFace
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) JSF
4 1 (10.00%) Java EE
4 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (10.00%) JPA
4 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Visualisation
2 5 (50.00%) Chemistry
2 5 (50.00%) Life Science
3 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (70.00%) Machine Learning
2 6 (60.00%) Functional Programming
2 6 (60.00%) OO
3 5 (50.00%) OOP
3 5 (50.00%) Knowledge Discovery
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (10.00%) Kanban
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) Scala
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) Clojure
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SaltStack