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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Grails
England / London
Rank 391 350 371
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +21
Contract jobs citing Grails 11 65 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.057% 0.30% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.96% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 37 37
Median daily rate £525 £518 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +8.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.46% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
6746 6778 6466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.88% 31.61% 30.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5081 5017 4783
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 41 21
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +72.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £24.58 £19.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 26 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (76.92%) Groovy
4 18 (69.23%) Spring
5 17 (65.38%) TDD
6 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 11 (42.31%) REST
8 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (38.46%) Scrum
9 9 (34.62%) HTML
9 9 (34.62%) CSS
9 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
9 9 (34.62%) BDD
10 8 (30.77%) HTML5
10 8 (30.77%) CSS3
10 8 (30.77%) AngularJS
10 8 (30.77%) Microservices
10 8 (30.77%) Web Services
10 8 (30.77%) XML
10 8 (30.77%) Hibernate
11 6 (23.08%) CMS
11 6 (23.08%) Maven
11 6 (23.08%) JSON
11 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
11 6 (23.08%) IntelliJ
11 6 (23.08%) SOAP
11 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
11 6 (23.08%) Docker
11 6 (23.08%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (23.08%) MongoDB

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 (23.08%) CMS
2 5 (19.23%) Confluence
2 5 (19.23%) WebLogic
3 4 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (7.69%) Apache
4 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.85%) JBoss
5 1 (3.85%) Mule
5 1 (3.85%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) IaaS
1 5 (19.23%) PaaS
2 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) MongoDB
2 5 (19.23%) Hadoop
2 5 (19.23%) HBase
2 5 (19.23%) MySQL
2 5 (19.23%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) Big Data
3 1 (3.85%) Neo4j
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) Redis
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
2 6 (23.08%) IntelliJ
2 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 6 (23.08%) Maven
3 5 (19.23%) Eclipse
3 5 (19.23%) Gradle
3 5 (19.23%) JIRA
4 2 (7.69%) Spock
5 1 (3.85%) CMake
5 1 (3.85%) CodeNarc
5 1 (3.85%) GitLab
5 1 (3.85%) JMeter
5 1 (3.85%) Mockito
5 1 (3.85%) VisualVM
General
1 5 (19.23%) Games
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Developer
2 21 (80.77%) Java Developer
3 9 (34.62%) Senior Developer
3 9 (34.62%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Hadoop Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Java Hadoop Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.85%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (69.23%) Spring
2 11 (42.31%) REST
3 9 (34.62%) CSS
3 9 (34.62%) HTML
4 8 (30.77%) AngularJS
4 8 (30.77%) CSS3
4 8 (30.77%) Hibernate
4 8 (30.77%) HTML5
4 8 (30.77%) Web Services
4 8 (30.77%) XML
5 6 (23.08%) JSON
5 6 (23.08%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (23.08%) SOAP
5 6 (23.08%) Spring Boot
6 5 (19.23%) Apache Camel
6 5 (19.23%) J2EE
6 5 (19.23%) JMS
6 5 (19.23%) Spring MVC
6 5 (19.23%) Struts
7 4 (15.38%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Debian
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (65.38%) TDD
3 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (38.46%) Scrum
4 9 (34.62%) BDD
5 8 (30.77%) Microservices
6 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
7 5 (19.23%) API Development
7 5 (19.23%) Kanban
7 5 (19.23%) MVC
7 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
7 5 (19.23%) UML
8 4 (15.38%) API Integration
8 4 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (11.54%) Web Development
10 2 (7.69%) DevOps
10 2 (7.69%) Open Source
10 2 (7.69%) Security Architecture
10 2 (7.69%) SOLID
11 1 (3.85%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (76.92%) Groovy
3 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (19.23%) Scala
5 4 (15.38%) Clojure
5 4 (15.38%) SQL
6 3 (11.54%) Jython
6 3 (11.54%) Python
7 2 (7.69%) Ruby
8 1 (3.85%) C++
8 1 (3.85%) ES6
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Kubernetes
2 4 (15.38%) Puppet
3 1 (3.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) ATG
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle
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