The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 332 277 321
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +44
Contract jobs citing Groovy 88 153 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.41% 0.68% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.90% 1.54% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 118 76
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £425 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Groovy
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9768 9962 10003
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.49% 44.33% 42.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7319 7487 7645
Median daily rate £475 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 68 49
Median hourly rate £34.00 £24.23 £21.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.32% +12.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.12 £16.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Groovy as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in London

Groovy
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Groovy Daily Rate Trend in London

Groovy
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Groovy across the London region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Groovy Daily Rate Histogram in London

Groovy
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Groovy Hourly Rate Trend in London

Groovy
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 Groovy within the London region over the 3 months to 10 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 -16 12 £575 +17.94% 5
Croydon - 3 - -
Westminster - 1 £388 -
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Groovy 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 Groovy.

1 131 (68.95%) Java
2 126 (66.32%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (38.95%) JavaScript
4 72 (37.89%) Scrum
5 71 (37.37%) JIRA
6 61 (32.11%) DevOps
7 58 (30.53%) Jenkins
8 56 (29.47%) Confluence
9 55 (28.95%) Linux
10 53 (27.89%) TDD
11 52 (27.37%) Git (software)
12 46 (24.21%) Finance
13 44 (23.16%) HTML
13 44 (23.16%) Atlassian
13 44 (23.16%) MongoDB
14 41 (21.58%) CSS
15 40 (21.05%) Spring
16 38 (20.00%) Web Services
16 38 (20.00%) REST
16 38 (20.00%) Scala
17 37 (19.47%) Clojure
17 37 (19.47%) Continuous Integration
17 37 (19.47%) Maven
17 37 (19.47%) Python
18 35 (18.42%) Oracle
18 35 (18.42%) Workflow
19 32 (16.84%) PostgreSQL
19 32 (16.84%) Grails
19 32 (16.84%) HTML5
20 29 (15.26%) NoSQL

Groovy
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 56 (29.47%) Confluence
2 15 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 13 (6.84%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (4.21%) Tomcat
5 7 (3.68%) Apache Solr
5 7 (3.68%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (2.63%) CMS
6 5 (2.63%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.11%) Apache
7 4 (2.11%) Mule
7 4 (2.11%) Oracle Coherence
8 3 (1.58%) nginx
8 3 (1.58%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (1.05%) JBoss
9 2 (1.05%) Mule ESB
10 1 (0.53%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.53%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.53%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (1.58%) Gliffy
1 3 (1.58%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 28 (14.74%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.32%) GitHub
3 8 (4.21%) PaaS
4 6 (3.16%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (3.16%) IaaS
5 3 (1.58%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.58%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.58%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.58%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.05%) SaaS
7 1 (0.53%) AWS OpsWorks
7 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.05%) LDAP
2 2 (1.05%) HTTP
3 1 (0.53%) FTP
3 1 (0.53%) Intranet
3 1 (0.53%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (23.16%) MongoDB
2 32 (16.84%) PostgreSQL
3 29 (15.26%) MySQL
3 29 (15.26%) NoSQL
4 19 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 12 (6.32%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (6.32%) Hadoop
5 12 (6.32%) Oracle Database
5 12 (6.32%) SQL Server
6 10 (5.26%) HBase
7 9 (4.74%) Big Data
8 8 (4.21%) Neo4j
9 5 (2.63%) MarkLogic
9 5 (2.63%) SimpleDB
10 4 (2.11%) Cloudera CDH
10 4 (2.11%) InterSystems Cache
10 4 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.58%) Apache Hive
11 3 (1.58%) BigQuery
12 2 (1.05%) Redis
Development Applications
1 71 (37.37%) JIRA
2 58 (30.53%) Jenkins
3 52 (27.37%) Git (software)
4 37 (19.47%) Maven
5 28 (14.74%) JIRA Agile
6 24 (12.63%) Ant
7 22 (11.58%) Sonatype Nexus
8 20 (10.53%) SonarQube
9 19 (10.00%) Subversion
10 18 (9.47%) Cucumber
11 16 (8.42%) TeamCity
12 14 (7.37%) JUnit
13 13 (6.84%) Selenium
14 12 (6.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 12 (6.32%) WebDriver
14 12 (6.32%) Zephyr
15 11 (5.79%) Geb
15 11 (5.79%) Spock
16 10 (5.26%) SoapUI
17 9 (4.74%) Mockito
General
1 46 (24.21%) Finance
2 24 (12.63%) Banking
3 10 (5.26%) Retail
4 7 (3.68%) Games
5 5 (2.63%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.63%) Publishing
6 2 (1.05%) Advertising
6 2 (1.05%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.05%) Marketing
6 2 (1.05%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 85 (44.74%) Developer
2 55 (28.95%) Java Developer
3 26 (13.68%) Senior Developer
4 25 (13.16%) DevOps Engineer
5 20 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
6 13 (6.84%) Administrator
6 13 (6.84%) Test Engineer
7 9 (4.74%) Consultant
7 9 (4.74%) Hybris Developer
7 9 (4.74%) Tester
8 6 (3.16%) Agile Developer
8 6 (3.16%) Agile Java Developer
8 6 (3.16%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (2.63%) Technical Leader
9 5 (2.63%) Test Automation Engineer
10 4 (2.11%) Angular Developer
10 4 (2.11%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
10 4 (2.11%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (2.11%) Scala Developer
10 4 (2.11%) SOA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (23.16%) HTML
2 41 (21.58%) CSS
3 40 (21.05%) Spring
4 38 (20.00%) REST
4 38 (20.00%) Web Services
5 32 (16.84%) Grails
5 32 (16.84%) HTML5
6 29 (15.26%) JSON
7 28 (14.74%) SOAP
8 25 (13.16%) AngularJS
9 22 (11.58%) RESTful
10 19 (10.00%) XML
11 18 (9.47%) RabbitMQ
12 17 (8.95%) CSS3
12 17 (8.95%) jQuery
13 16 (8.42%) Hibernate
14 14 (7.37%) JRuby
15 13 (6.84%) Node.js
15 13 (6.84%) YUI
16 12 (6.32%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.95%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.26%) Data Structures
3 7 (3.68%) Algorithms
3 7 (3.68%) Fintech
4 6 (3.16%) Virtual Team
5 5 (2.63%) Fixed Income
6 4 (2.11%) iPad
6 4 (2.11%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.05%) Blog
8 2 (1.05%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.05%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (1.05%) User Experience
9 1 (0.53%) BBC
9 1 (0.53%) Clustering
9 1 (0.53%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.53%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.53%) DataPower
9 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.53%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 55 (28.95%) Linux
2 26 (13.68%) Windows
3 23 (12.11%) Unix
4 20 (10.53%) CentOS
4 20 (10.53%) Ubuntu
5 7 (3.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.05%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (66.32%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (37.89%) Scrum
3 61 (32.11%) DevOps
4 53 (27.89%) TDD
5 37 (19.47%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (18.42%) Workflow
7 24 (12.63%) BDD
7 24 (12.63%) OO
8 21 (11.05%) Continuous Delivery
9 19 (10.00%) Change Management
9 19 (10.00%) Microservices
9 19 (10.00%) Open Source
9 19 (10.00%) Process Management
10 18 (9.47%) High Availability
11 14 (7.37%) E-Commerce
11 14 (7.37%) Functional Testing
12 13 (6.84%) Responsive Web Design
13 12 (6.32%) Kanban
13 12 (6.32%) SOA
14 10 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 131 (68.95%) Java
2 74 (38.95%) JavaScript
3 38 (20.00%) Scala
4 37 (19.47%) Clojure
4 37 (19.47%) Python
5 26 (13.68%) SQL
6 23 (12.11%) Bash Shell
7 17 (8.95%) Ruby
8 12 (6.32%) Jython
8 12 (6.32%) Perl
9 4 (2.11%) C
9 4 (2.11%) C++
9 4 (2.11%) PHP
9 4 (2.11%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.11%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.11%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.58%) AspectJ
10 3 (1.58%) Haskell
11 2 (1.05%) Erlang
11 2 (1.05%) Go
Qualifications
1 18 (9.47%) Security Cleared
2 17 (8.95%) SC Cleared
3 10 (5.26%) Degree
4 5 (2.63%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.11%) BC Cleared
5 4 (2.11%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.95%) QA
2 8 (4.21%) SDET
System Software
1 19 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.79%) Docker
3 1 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (12.63%) Puppet
2 22 (11.58%) Ansible
3 14 (7.37%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (3.16%) Kubernetes
5 4 (2.11%) MOM
6 1 (0.53%) Grafana
6 1 (0.53%) Graphite
6 1 (0.53%) Kibana
6 1 (0.53%) logstash
6 1 (0.53%) Rancher
6 1 (0.53%) Terraform
Vendors
1 44 (23.16%) Atlassian
2 35 (18.42%) Oracle
3 10 (5.26%) Google
3 10 (5.26%) hybris
3 10 (5.26%) MuleSoft
4 7 (3.68%) Red Hat
4 7 (3.68%) Sybase
5 5 (2.63%) IBM
6 4 (2.11%) Splunk
7 3 (1.58%) Adobe
7 3 (1.58%) Solace
8 2 (1.05%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.53%) Facebook
9 1 (0.53%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.53%) Veracode
9 1 (0.53%) webMethods
9 1 (0.53%) WorldPay
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