The table below looks at the statistics for Grails skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grails over the 3 months to 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grails
Rank 380 365 348
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -17
Contract jobs citing Grails 24 44 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.20% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 0.64% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 27 40
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£400 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £325 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £510 £516
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £320
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Grails
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6749 6921 6377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.62% 30.68% 29.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4871 5060 4603
Average daily rate £420 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 16 92
Average hourly rate £22.18 £35.00 £40.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.62% -14.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £20.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.31 £175.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

Grails
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Grails across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Grails Jobs Demand Trend in London

Grails
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Grails Daily Rate Trend in London

Grails
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Grails across the London region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Grails Daily Rate Histogram in London

Grails
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grails within the London region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +7 3 £450 - 5
Wimbledon - 1 £338 -
Hounslow - 1 £500 -
Grails
England

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Grails 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 Grails.

1 55 (83.33%) Java
2 45 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (54.55%) Groovy
4 33 (50.00%) Spring
4 33 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 33 (50.00%) HTML
5 29 (43.94%) TDD
6 25 (37.88%) CSS
7 23 (34.85%) Hibernate
8 20 (30.30%) MySQL
8 20 (30.30%) Git (software)
9 18 (27.27%) SQL
10 17 (25.76%) Web Services
11 15 (22.73%) XML
12 14 (21.21%) Linux
13 13 (19.70%) Ruby
13 13 (19.70%) Cucumber
14 12 (18.18%) HTML5
14 12 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
14 12 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
14 12 (18.18%) Maven
14 12 (18.18%) Oracle
15 11 (16.67%) JBoss
15 11 (16.67%) Scrum
15 11 (16.67%) CSS3
16 10 (15.15%) Sinatra
16 10 (15.15%) Gradle
16 10 (15.15%) Puppet
16 10 (15.15%) MongoDB
16 10 (15.15%) Continuous Integration

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Grails 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 Grails. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (16.67%) JBoss
2 9 (13.64%) Tomcat
3 7 (10.61%) Confluence
4 6 (9.09%) Jetty
5 5 (7.58%) nginx
5 5 (7.58%) Apache Solr
6 3 (4.55%) Node.js
7 1 (1.52%) CMS
7 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.52%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.58%) Heroku
2 5 (7.58%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.03%) GitHub
3 2 (3.03%) IaaS
4 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) HTTP
2 2 (3.03%) Internet
3 1 (1.52%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.30%) MySQL
2 10 (15.15%) MongoDB
3 9 (13.64%) Relational Database
4 7 (10.61%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (10.61%) Hadoop
4 7 (10.61%) Redis
4 7 (10.61%) HBase
5 6 (9.09%) RDBMS
6 4 (6.06%) SQL Navigator
7 3 (4.55%) NoSQL
8 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
8 2 (3.03%) Riak
8 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 20 (30.30%) Git (software)
2 13 (19.70%) Cucumber
3 12 (18.18%) Maven
4 10 (15.15%) Gradle
5 8 (12.12%) Spock
5 8 (12.12%) Geb
5 8 (12.12%) Subversion
6 7 (10.61%) JIRA
6 7 (10.61%) IntelliJ
7 6 (9.09%) Ant
8 5 (7.58%) RSpec
8 5 (7.58%) Mockito
8 5 (7.58%) Hamcrest
9 4 (6.06%) NetBeans
10 3 (4.55%) ClearQuest
10 3 (4.55%) TortoiseSVN
10 3 (4.55%) SoapUI
10 3 (4.55%) Jasmine
10 3 (4.55%) Jenkins
11 2 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (9.09%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Publishing
3 4 (6.06%) Billing
4 2 (3.03%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.03%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Advertising
5 1 (1.52%) Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (89.39%) Developer
2 32 (48.48%) Java Developer
3 12 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 8 (12.12%) Scala Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Lead Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Java Web Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Salesforce.com Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Senior Java Web Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Senior Web Developer
10 1 (1.52%) Senior Software Developer
10 1 (1.52%) Technical Manager
10 1 (1.52%) Delivery Manager
10 1 (1.52%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (50.00%) Spring
1 33 (50.00%) HTML
2 25 (37.88%) CSS
3 23 (34.85%) Hibernate
4 17 (25.76%) Web Services
5 15 (22.73%) XML
6 12 (18.18%) HTML5
6 12 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
7 11 (16.67%) CSS3
8 10 (15.15%) Sinatra
9 9 (13.64%) RESTful
9 9 (13.64%) REST
9 9 (13.64%) AngularJS
10 7 (10.61%) Ruby on Rails
10 7 (10.61%) jQuery
10 7 (10.61%) Apache Camel
10 7 (10.61%) JAX-RS
10 7 (10.61%) Spring Boot
11 6 (9.09%) Akka
11 6 (9.09%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.03%) User Experience
4 1 (1.52%) Blog
4 1 (1.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.21%) Linux
2 7 (10.61%) Ubuntu
2 7 (10.61%) CentOS
3 4 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.03%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (43.94%) TDD
3 11 (16.67%) Scrum
4 10 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (15.15%) OO
5 9 (13.64%) Microservices
6 8 (12.12%) BDD
7 7 (10.61%) OOD
7 7 (10.61%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (9.09%) DevOps
8 6 (9.09%) MVC
8 6 (9.09%) Multithreading
9 5 (7.58%) Pair Programming
9 5 (7.58%) Performance Testing
9 5 (7.58%) Project Management
9 5 (7.58%) CRM
10 4 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (6.06%) Waterfall
10 4 (6.06%) SDLC
10 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 55 (83.33%) Java
2 36 (54.55%) Groovy
3 33 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 18 (27.27%) SQL
5 13 (19.70%) Ruby
6 8 (12.12%) Scala
7 5 (7.58%) C#
8 4 (6.06%) XQuery
8 4 (6.06%) C++
9 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.52%) Perl
10 1 (1.52%) PHP
10 1 (1.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
1 6 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.55%) Degree
3 2 (3.03%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.12%) Docker
2 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (15.15%) Puppet
2 5 (7.58%) Capistrano
3 2 (3.03%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 12 (18.18%) Oracle
2 6 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (7.58%) Akamai
4 4 (6.06%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.03%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.52%) Informatica
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