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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Grails
England / London
Rank 384 359 355
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -4
Contract jobs citing Grails 12 46 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.062% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.69% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 28 33
Median daily rate £525 £525 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £450 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £620 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
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
6699 6645 6306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.60% 32.37% 30.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5032 4923 4739
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 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £584
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 45 30
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £24.23 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -11 2 £550 -4.34%
Grails
England

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 32 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (81.25%) Groovy
3 19 (59.38%) TDD
3 19 (59.38%) Spring
4 17 (53.13%) JavaScript
5 13 (40.63%) HTML
5 13 (40.63%) CSS
5 13 (40.63%) Scrum
5 13 (40.63%) REST
6 12 (37.50%) CSS3
6 12 (37.50%) AngularJS
6 12 (37.50%) HTML5
6 12 (37.50%) Web Services
7 11 (34.38%) MongoDB
7 11 (34.38%) RabbitMQ
8 10 (31.25%) Scala
8 10 (31.25%) MySQL
8 10 (31.25%) E-Commerce
8 10 (31.25%) SOAP
8 10 (31.25%) Hibernate
9 9 (28.13%) Finance
9 9 (28.13%) JMS
9 9 (28.13%) J2EE
9 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (28.13%) Clojure
9 9 (28.13%) YUI
9 9 (28.13%) jQuery
9 9 (28.13%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (28.13%) Puppet

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 (18.75%) CMS
2 5 (15.63%) Confluence
2 5 (15.63%) WebLogic
3 4 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.13%) Apache
5 1 (3.13%) JBoss
5 1 (3.13%) Mule
5 1 (3.13%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (15.63%) IaaS
2 5 (15.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) MongoDB
2 10 (31.25%) MySQL
3 5 (15.63%) Hadoop
3 5 (15.63%) HBase
3 5 (15.63%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.13%) Big Data
4 1 (3.13%) Neo4j
4 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.13%) Redis
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.63%) Eclipse
2 5 (15.63%) JIRA
3 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (9.38%) Gradle
4 3 (9.38%) IntelliJ
4 3 (9.38%) Maven
5 1 (3.13%) CMake
5 1 (3.13%) CodeNarc
5 1 (3.13%) GitLab
5 1 (3.13%) JMeter
5 1 (3.13%) Spock
5 1 (3.13%) VisualVM
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (87.50%) Developer
2 27 (84.38%) Java Developer
3 13 (40.63%) Senior Developer
3 13 (40.63%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Agile Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Hadoop Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Java Hadoop Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.13%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Java E-Commerce Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Java Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (59.38%) Spring
2 13 (40.63%) CSS
2 13 (40.63%) HTML
2 13 (40.63%) REST
3 12 (37.50%) AngularJS
3 12 (37.50%) CSS3
3 12 (37.50%) HTML5
3 12 (37.50%) Web Services
4 11 (34.38%) RabbitMQ
5 10 (31.25%) Hibernate
5 10 (31.25%) SOAP
6 9 (28.13%) J2EE
6 9 (28.13%) JMS
6 9 (28.13%) jQuery
6 9 (28.13%) YUI
7 7 (21.88%) XML
8 6 (18.75%) JRuby
8 6 (18.75%) JSON
9 5 (15.63%) RESTful
9 5 (15.63%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Neural Network
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Debian
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (59.38%) TDD
3 13 (40.63%) Scrum
4 10 (31.25%) E-Commerce
5 9 (28.13%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (21.88%) BDD
8 6 (18.75%) Microservices
9 5 (15.63%) API Development
9 5 (15.63%) MVC
9 5 (15.63%) UML
10 4 (12.50%) API Integration
11 3 (9.38%) Front End Development
11 3 (9.38%) High Availability
11 3 (9.38%) Kanban
11 3 (9.38%) Low Latency
11 3 (9.38%) OO
11 3 (9.38%) OOD
11 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
11 3 (9.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (81.25%) Groovy
3 17 (53.13%) JavaScript
4 10 (31.25%) Scala
5 9 (28.13%) Clojure
6 6 (18.75%) Jython
6 6 (18.75%) Python
7 4 (12.50%) SQL
8 2 (6.25%) Ruby
9 1 (3.13%) C++
9 1 (3.13%) ES6
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) Puppet
2 5 (15.63%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) ATG
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle