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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grails
Rank 367 404 370
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -34
Contract jobs citing Grails 59 24 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.11% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.82% 0.35% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 19 36
Median daily rate £488 £463 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £438 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £418 £363
% change year-on-year
-22.15% +15.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
7196 6837 7014
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.56% 30.57% 30.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5463 4852 5103
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 35 30
Median hourly rate £25.13 £22.18 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.27% -48.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.21 £18.20 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.45 £55.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +36 5 £463 -7.50% 1
Croydon - 1 £463 -
Westminster - 1 £425 -
Grails
England

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 111 (94.07%) Java
2 110 (93.22%) Groovy
3 96 (81.36%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (55.93%) HTML
5 65 (55.08%) JavaScript
6 64 (54.24%) TDD
7 62 (52.54%) CSS
8 58 (49.15%) Spring
9 42 (35.59%) jQuery
10 41 (34.75%) Continuous Integration
11 40 (33.90%) Microservices
12 37 (31.36%) Security Cleared
13 36 (30.51%) SC Cleared
14 35 (29.66%) BDD
15 30 (25.42%) HTML5
16 29 (24.58%) CSS3
17 28 (23.73%) AngularJS
17 28 (23.73%) Front End Development
18 26 (22.03%) Mobile App
18 26 (22.03%) Scrum
18 26 (22.03%) MySQL
19 25 (21.19%) Amazon AWS
20 24 (20.34%) Python
21 23 (19.49%) SOA
21 23 (19.49%) JUnit
21 23 (19.49%) Visualisation
21 23 (19.49%) Scala
21 23 (19.49%) Git (software)
21 23 (19.49%) Data Visualisation
21 23 (19.49%) Infographics

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 19 (16.10%) Confluence
2 12 (10.17%) CMS
3 10 (8.47%) Tomcat
4 8 (6.78%) Apache
5 6 (5.08%) Node.js
6 4 (3.39%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.54%) Alfresco
7 3 (2.54%) Drupal
7 3 (2.54%) Joomla!
7 3 (2.54%) WordPress
8 2 (1.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.85%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.85%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 25 (21.19%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.39%) Heroku
3 3 (2.54%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.69%) HTTP
1 2 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (22.03%) MySQL
2 17 (14.41%) MongoDB
3 15 (12.71%) HBase
4 14 (11.86%) Hadoop
5 5 (4.24%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.24%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.69%) Neo4j
6 2 (1.69%) Redis
7 1 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (19.49%) Git (software)
1 23 (19.49%) JUnit
2 20 (16.95%) JIRA
3 14 (11.86%) Spock
4 13 (11.02%) Cucumber
4 13 (11.02%) Geb
5 12 (10.17%) IntelliJ
5 12 (10.17%) Jenkins
6 10 (8.47%) Jasmine
6 10 (8.47%) Mocha
6 10 (8.47%) Protractor
7 9 (7.63%) Subversion
8 7 (5.93%) FishEye
8 7 (5.93%) TeamCity
9 5 (4.24%) Gradle
9 5 (4.24%) Maven
10 3 (2.54%) Grunt
10 3 (2.54%) gulp
10 3 (2.54%) Selenium
11 2 (1.69%) VisualVM
General
1 13 (11.02%) Finance
2 6 (5.08%) Retail
3 5 (4.24%) Banking
3 5 (4.24%) Games
4 4 (3.39%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 98 (83.05%) Developer
2 52 (44.07%) Java Developer
3 26 (22.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 21 (17.80%) Senior Developer
5 20 (16.95%) Senior Java Developer
6 15 (12.71%) UI Developer
7 11 (9.32%) Java Engineer
8 9 (7.63%) Angular Developer
8 9 (7.63%) Consultant
8 9 (7.63%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (6.78%) Full Stack Developer
9 8 (6.78%) UI Consultant
10 7 (5.93%) SC Cleared Java Developer
11 6 (5.08%) Architect
11 6 (5.08%) Software Engineer
12 5 (4.24%) Java Software Engineer
13 4 (3.39%) Web Developer
14 3 (2.54%) Applications Architect
14 3 (2.54%) HTML Developer
14 3 (2.54%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (55.93%) HTML
2 62 (52.54%) CSS
3 58 (49.15%) Spring
4 42 (35.59%) jQuery
5 30 (25.42%) HTML5
6 29 (24.58%) CSS3
7 28 (23.73%) AngularJS
8 21 (17.80%) Spring Boot
9 20 (16.95%) RESTful
10 19 (16.10%) REST
11 16 (13.56%) RabbitMQ
11 16 (13.56%) YUI
12 14 (11.86%) Hibernate
13 13 (11.02%) Spring MVC
13 13 (11.02%) Web Services
14 12 (10.17%) Apache Camel
14 12 (10.17%) J2EE
14 12 (10.17%) JAX-RS
14 12 (10.17%) SOAP
15 11 (9.32%) JRuby
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.03%) Mobile App
2 23 (19.49%) Visualisation
3 22 (18.64%) User Experience
4 21 (17.80%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.24%) Fintech
6 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.95%) Linux
2 13 (11.02%) Ubuntu
3 12 (10.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (81.36%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (54.24%) TDD
3 41 (34.75%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (33.90%) Microservices
5 35 (29.66%) BDD
6 28 (23.73%) Front End Development
7 26 (22.03%) Scrum
8 23 (19.49%) Data Visualisation
8 23 (19.49%) Infographics
8 23 (19.49%) SOA
9 17 (14.41%) API Development
9 17 (14.41%) Continuous Delivery
9 17 (14.41%) Responsive Web Design
10 13 (11.02%) MVC
10 13 (11.02%) Rapid Prototyping
11 10 (8.47%) Open Source
11 10 (8.47%) Performance Optimisation
12 9 (7.63%) DevOps
13 8 (6.78%) Software Engineering
13 8 (6.78%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 111 (94.07%) Java
2 110 (93.22%) Groovy
3 65 (55.08%) JavaScript
4 24 (20.34%) Python
5 23 (19.49%) Scala
6 11 (9.32%) Clojure
6 11 (9.32%) Jython
7 8 (6.78%) SQL
8 7 (5.93%) Ruby
9 5 (4.24%) Perl
9 5 (4.24%) Smalltalk
10 4 (3.39%) PHP
11 1 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (31.36%) Security Cleared
2 36 (30.51%) SC Cleared
3 21 (17.80%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.54%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.54%) Docker
2 1 (0.85%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 16 (13.56%) Puppet
2 1 (0.85%) Graphite
2 1 (0.85%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.85%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 3 (2.54%) Adobe
2 1 (0.85%) ForgeRock
2 1 (0.85%) Google
2 1 (0.85%) Hortonworks
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle
2 1 (0.85%) Twitter