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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 331 293 293
Rank change year-on-year
-38 0
Contract jobs citing Groovy 105 139 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.47% 0.59% 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.09% 1.39% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 105 101
Median daily rate £575 £490 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.34% +3.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £344 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £565 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.42% +23.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - -
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
9638 10007 9690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.51% 42.40% 41.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 7250 7333 6955
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 £325 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 92 65
Median hourly rate £40.00 £25.85 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.73% -23.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.49 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £148.30 £52.17 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +28 14 £575 +9.52% 10
Croydon - 1 £425 - 3
Feltham - 1 £400 -
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 209 (81.01%) Java
2 192 (74.42%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (49.61%) TDD
4 100 (38.76%) JavaScript
5 94 (36.43%) HTML
6 92 (35.66%) Scrum
7 88 (34.11%) Spring
8 86 (33.33%) Grails
9 77 (29.84%) Git (software)
10 75 (29.07%) CSS
11 70 (27.13%) Linux
12 65 (25.19%) Continuous Integration
12 65 (25.19%) Jenkins
12 65 (25.19%) DevOps
13 64 (24.81%) MongoDB
13 64 (24.81%) Amazon AWS
14 62 (24.03%) AngularJS
15 60 (23.26%) BDD
15 60 (23.26%) jQuery
16 59 (22.87%) HTML5
17 58 (22.48%) Scala
18 57 (22.09%) Web Services
19 53 (20.54%) JIRA
19 53 (20.54%) Open Source
20 51 (19.77%) Finance
21 50 (19.38%) Maven
22 49 (18.99%) JUnit
22 49 (18.99%) SOA
22 49 (18.99%) REST
23 46 (17.83%) Microservices

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 31 (12.02%) Confluence
2 21 (8.14%) Apache
2 21 (8.14%) CMS
3 19 (7.36%) Apache Solr
4 16 (6.20%) Mule
5 14 (5.43%) nginx
6 13 (5.04%) Tomcat
7 12 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (4.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 11 (4.26%) Cloud Foundry
9 7 (2.71%) Jetty
10 4 (1.55%) Oracle Service Bus
10 4 (1.55%) WebLogic
11 3 (1.16%) Apache Pig
11 3 (1.16%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.78%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.39%) Mule ESB
13 1 (0.39%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 6 (2.33%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 64 (24.81%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (8.14%) GitHub
3 8 (3.10%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (2.33%) Oracle CX
5 4 (1.55%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.55%) PaaS
6 3 (1.16%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.39%) CloudBees
8 1 (0.39%) Heroku
8 1 (0.39%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.43%) LDAP
2 10 (3.88%) DNS
2 10 (3.88%) Firewall
2 10 (3.88%) HTTP
2 10 (3.88%) SSH
3 3 (1.16%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.78%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.78%) Internet
5 1 (0.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (24.81%) MongoDB
2 42 (16.28%) NoSQL
3 41 (15.89%) MySQL
4 25 (9.69%) Hadoop
5 22 (8.53%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (7.75%) Relational Database
7 18 (6.98%) Big Data
8 14 (5.43%) HBase
9 11 (4.26%) Neo4j
10 10 (3.88%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (3.10%) SQL Server
12 6 (2.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 5 (1.94%) MariaDB
14 4 (1.55%) Apache Hive
14 4 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (1.55%) MarkLogic
14 4 (1.55%) Oracle ODI
14 4 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (1.55%) SimpleDB
15 3 (1.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 77 (29.84%) Git (software)
2 65 (25.19%) Jenkins
3 53 (20.54%) JIRA
4 50 (19.38%) Maven
5 49 (18.99%) JUnit
6 35 (13.57%) Cucumber
7 25 (9.69%) Spock
8 20 (7.75%) Subversion
9 18 (6.98%) Selenium
10 17 (6.59%) Geb
11 16 (6.20%) Gradle
12 15 (5.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 14 (5.43%) Mockito
14 12 (4.65%) JIRA Agile
15 11 (4.26%) WebDriver
16 10 (3.88%) Ant
16 10 (3.88%) Eclipse
16 10 (3.88%) SoapUI
17 8 (3.10%) Hudson
17 8 (3.10%) IntelliJ
General
1 51 (19.77%) Finance
2 29 (11.24%) Retail
3 12 (4.65%) Marketing
4 11 (4.26%) Banking
5 8 (3.10%) Games
6 5 (1.94%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.55%) Publishing
8 3 (1.16%) Front Office
8 3 (1.16%) Legal
9 2 (0.78%) Electronics
9 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 155 (60.08%) Developer
2 88 (34.11%) Java Developer
3 39 (15.12%) Senior Developer
4 34 (13.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 32 (12.40%) DevOps Engineer
6 24 (9.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 20 (7.75%) Architect
8 16 (6.20%) Agile Developer
8 16 (6.20%) Agile Java Developer
8 16 (6.20%) AWS Engineer
9 15 (5.81%) Angular Developer
9 15 (5.81%) AWS DevOps
10 13 (5.04%) Consultant
10 13 (5.04%) Java Architect
10 13 (5.04%) UI Developer
11 10 (3.88%) Technical Architect
11 10 (3.88%) Tester
12 9 (3.49%) Scala Developer
12 9 (3.49%) Technical Leader
12 9 (3.49%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (36.43%) HTML
2 88 (34.11%) Spring
3 86 (33.33%) Grails
4 75 (29.07%) CSS
5 62 (24.03%) AngularJS
6 60 (23.26%) jQuery
7 59 (22.87%) HTML5
8 57 (22.09%) Web Services
9 49 (18.99%) REST
10 39 (15.12%) CSS3
11 35 (13.57%) Node.js
12 29 (11.24%) RESTful
12 29 (11.24%) SOAP
13 27 (10.47%) JRuby
14 24 (9.30%) RabbitMQ
15 21 (8.14%) JSON
15 21 (8.14%) YUI
16 19 (7.36%) J2EE
17 17 (6.59%) Spring Boot
18 16 (6.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.02%) User Experience
2 30 (11.63%) Mobile App
3 29 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (8.91%) Visualisation
5 16 (6.20%) Blog
6 13 (5.04%) Wiki
7 8 (3.10%) Algorithms
8 6 (2.33%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.94%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.16%) Fintech
10 3 (1.16%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.78%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.78%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.78%) DataPower
11 2 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.78%) iPhone
11 2 (0.78%) Over-the-Top Content
11 2 (0.78%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.39%) iPad
12 1 (0.39%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 70 (27.13%) Linux
2 31 (12.02%) Unix
3 26 (10.08%) Windows
4 20 (7.75%) Ubuntu
5 19 (7.36%) CentOS
6 4 (1.55%) Solaris
7 3 (1.16%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (74.42%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (49.61%) TDD
3 92 (35.66%) Scrum
4 65 (25.19%) Continuous Integration
4 65 (25.19%) DevOps
5 60 (23.26%) BDD
6 53 (20.54%) Open Source
7 49 (18.99%) SOA
8 46 (17.83%) Microservices
9 35 (13.57%) Continuous Delivery
10 32 (12.40%) E-Commerce
11 31 (12.02%) Front End Development
11 31 (12.02%) Pair Programming
12 29 (11.24%) OO
13 28 (10.85%) Kanban
14 25 (9.69%) Software Engineering
15 23 (8.91%) Data Visualisation
15 23 (8.91%) Infographics
16 22 (8.53%) MVC
17 21 (8.14%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 209 (81.01%) Java
2 100 (38.76%) JavaScript
3 58 (22.48%) Scala
4 45 (17.44%) Python
5 34 (13.18%) Clojure
6 32 (12.40%) SQL
7 31 (12.02%) Bash Shell
8 25 (9.69%) Jython
9 22 (8.53%) Ruby
10 14 (5.43%) C
11 13 (5.04%) PHP
12 5 (1.94%) Perl
13 3 (1.16%) C-shell
13 3 (1.16%) Erlang
13 3 (1.16%) Go
13 3 (1.16%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.78%) COBOL
14 2 (0.78%) Haskell
15 1 (0.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (12.02%) SC Cleared
1 31 (12.02%) Security Cleared
2 21 (8.14%) Degree
3 16 (6.20%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (12.02%) QA
2 6 (2.33%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.33%) SDET
3 1 (0.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 27 (10.47%) Docker
2 11 (4.26%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.39%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 27 (10.47%) Puppet
2 19 (7.36%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (3.49%) Ansible
3 9 (3.49%) Packer
4 8 (3.10%) Kubernetes
5 4 (1.55%) Graphite
6 3 (1.16%) Dollar Universe
7 2 (0.78%) CA Wily
7 2 (0.78%) Salt
8 1 (0.39%) Grafana
8 1 (0.39%) Kibana
8 1 (0.39%) logstash
8 1 (0.39%) MOM
8 1 (0.39%) Nagios
8 1 (0.39%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 46 (17.83%) Oracle
2 17 (6.59%) Atlassian
3 11 (4.26%) Adobe
3 11 (4.26%) Splunk
4 9 (3.49%) Google
5 8 (3.10%) AppDynamics
6 6 (2.33%) Akamai
6 6 (2.33%) ForgeRock
6 6 (2.33%) MuleSoft
6 6 (2.33%) Siebel
6 6 (2.33%) Sybase
7 4 (1.55%) VMware
8 2 (0.78%) Apple
8 2 (0.78%) SAP
8 2 (0.78%) SOASTA, Inc
9 1 (0.39%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.39%) HP
9 1 (0.39%) IBM
9 1 (0.39%) SaltStack
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