The table below looks at the statistics for Grails skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grails over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grails
Rank 420 364 386
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +22
Contract jobs citing Grails 16 60 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.075% 0.27% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.81% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 36 37
Median daily rate £455 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £450 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £610 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+29.65% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median 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
7493 7448 7378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.09% 32.95% 30.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5641 5637 5605
Median daily rate £451 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £579
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 46 37
Median hourly rate £45.00 £24.23 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.72% -35.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £20.50 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.00 £70.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Grails
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Grails as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 December 2016.

Grails Daily Rate Histogram in London

Grails
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Grails Hourly Rate Trend in London

Grails
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grails within the London region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -7 6 £613 +16.66% 1
Grails
England

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Grails 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 London region with a requirement for Grails.

1 33 (84.62%) Java
2 32 (82.05%) Groovy
3 29 (74.36%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 25 (64.10%) TDD
6 24 (61.54%) HTML
6 24 (61.54%) CSS
7 20 (51.28%) MySQL
8 19 (48.72%) Spring
9 17 (43.59%) HTML5
9 17 (43.59%) CSS3
9 17 (43.59%) AngularJS
10 16 (41.03%) MongoDB
10 16 (41.03%) Scrum
11 15 (38.46%) RabbitMQ
11 15 (38.46%) Scala
11 15 (38.46%) jQuery
12 14 (35.90%) YUI
12 14 (35.90%) Amazon AWS
12 14 (35.90%) REST
12 14 (35.90%) Clojure
12 14 (35.90%) Responsive Web Design
12 14 (35.90%) Finance
12 14 (35.90%) Puppet
13 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (28.21%) JRuby
14 11 (28.21%) Hibernate
14 11 (28.21%) Jython
14 11 (28.21%) Web Services
14 11 (28.21%) Python

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 6 (15.38%) CMS
2 5 (12.82%) Confluence
2 5 (12.82%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.56%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) JBoss
4 1 (2.56%) Mule
4 1 (2.56%) Mule ESB
4 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.90%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.82%) IaaS
2 5 (12.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
1 1 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (51.28%) MySQL
2 16 (41.03%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 3 (7.69%) HBase
3 3 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) Big Data
4 1 (2.56%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.56%) Redis
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Eclipse
1 5 (12.82%) JIRA
2 4 (10.26%) Geb
2 4 (10.26%) Spock
3 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.56%) gulp
4 1 (2.56%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.56%) JMeter
4 1 (2.56%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (2.56%) Mocha
4 1 (2.56%) Protractor
4 1 (2.56%) Selenium
4 1 (2.56%) VisualVM
General
1 14 (35.90%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (94.87%) Developer
2 30 (76.92%) Java Developer
3 15 (38.46%) Senior Developer
3 15 (38.46%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Agile Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (2.56%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Angular Developer
6 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (2.56%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Hadoop Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Java E-Commerce Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Java Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (61.54%) CSS
1 24 (61.54%) HTML
2 19 (48.72%) Spring
3 17 (43.59%) AngularJS
3 17 (43.59%) CSS3
3 17 (43.59%) HTML5
4 15 (38.46%) jQuery
4 15 (38.46%) RabbitMQ
5 14 (35.90%) REST
5 14 (35.90%) YUI
6 11 (28.21%) Hibernate
6 11 (28.21%) JRuby
6 11 (28.21%) Web Services
7 10 (25.64%) SOAP
8 9 (23.08%) J2EE
8 9 (23.08%) JMS
9 7 (17.95%) XML
10 6 (15.38%) JSON
11 5 (12.82%) Spring MVC
11 5 (12.82%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) Online Games
3 1 (2.56%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (74.36%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (64.10%) TDD
3 16 (41.03%) Scrum
4 14 (35.90%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (28.21%) E-Commerce
6 8 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (20.51%) Front End Development
7 5 (12.82%) API Development
7 5 (12.82%) MVC
7 5 (12.82%) OO
7 5 (12.82%) UML
8 4 (10.26%) API Integration
8 4 (10.26%) BDD
8 4 (10.26%) Microservices
8 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
9 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
9 3 (7.69%) High Availability
9 3 (7.69%) Low Latency
9 3 (7.69%) OOD
9 3 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (84.62%) Java
2 32 (82.05%) Groovy
3 26 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 15 (38.46%) Scala
5 14 (35.90%) Clojure
6 11 (28.21%) Jython
6 11 (28.21%) Python
7 9 (23.08%) SQL
8 2 (5.13%) Ruby
9 1 (2.56%) ES6
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Docker
2 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (35.90%) Puppet
2 3 (7.69%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) ATG
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) Twitter