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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 343 324 294
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -30
Contract jobs citing Groovy 98 110 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.46% 0.47% 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.05% 1.11% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 84 98
Median daily rate £550 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.82% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £388 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £527
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £381 £363
% change year-on-year
+18.03% +5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - £37.49
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
9315 9889 9723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.33% 42.19% 41.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7068 7247 7077
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 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 89 63
Median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £31.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £17.80 £16.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £179.00 £52.19 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +4.02%

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 1 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 1 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 +15 12 £575 +19.79% 7
Croydon - 1 £425 - 1
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 212 (87.24%) Java
2 179 (73.66%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (53.91%) TDD
4 100 (41.15%) JavaScript
5 98 (40.33%) Spring
6 91 (37.45%) HTML
7 90 (37.04%) Grails
8 84 (34.57%) Git (software)
9 80 (32.92%) Scrum
10 75 (30.86%) CSS
11 72 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
12 69 (28.40%) Amazon AWS
13 68 (27.98%) BDD
14 67 (27.57%) Jenkins
15 64 (26.34%) AngularJS
15 64 (26.34%) Web Services
16 58 (23.87%) jQuery
17 57 (23.46%) Linux
17 57 (23.46%) DevOps
18 56 (23.05%) Scala
18 56 (23.05%) Maven
19 55 (22.63%) HTML5
19 55 (22.63%) MongoDB
20 53 (21.81%) REST
20 53 (21.81%) JUnit
21 51 (20.99%) Python
22 49 (20.16%) Open Source
23 48 (19.75%) Finance
24 46 (18.93%) NoSQL
25 45 (18.52%) Oracle

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 26 (10.70%) Apache
2 22 (9.05%) CMS
3 20 (8.23%) Tomcat
4 17 (7.00%) Confluence
5 15 (6.17%) Apache Solr
6 14 (5.76%) Jetty
6 14 (5.76%) Mule
7 13 (5.35%) Cloud Foundry
8 12 (4.94%) nginx
9 9 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 8 (3.29%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (1.65%) Oracle Service Bus
11 4 (1.65%) WebLogic
12 3 (1.23%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.82%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.41%) Mule ESB
14 1 (0.41%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 6 (2.47%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 69 (28.40%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (7.82%) GitHub
3 7 (2.88%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (2.47%) Oracle CX
5 4 (1.65%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.65%) PaaS
6 3 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.82%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.41%) CloudBees
8 1 (0.41%) Heroku
8 1 (0.41%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.41%) HTTP
2 10 (4.12%) DNS
2 10 (4.12%) Firewall
2 10 (4.12%) SSH
2 10 (4.12%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.23%) LDAP
4 2 (0.82%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.82%) Internet
5 1 (0.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (22.63%) MongoDB
2 46 (18.93%) NoSQL
3 37 (15.23%) MySQL
4 24 (9.88%) Hadoop
5 19 (7.82%) Relational Database
6 17 (7.00%) Big Data
7 15 (6.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 12 (4.94%) HBase
9 8 (3.29%) Neo4j
9 8 (3.29%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (3.29%) SQL Server
10 6 (2.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 5 (2.06%) MariaDB
12 4 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.65%) Oracle ODI
12 4 (1.65%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (1.23%) Apache Hive
13 3 (1.23%) BigQuery
13 3 (1.23%) Couchbase
14 2 (0.82%) Redis
Development Applications
1 84 (34.57%) Git (software)
2 67 (27.57%) Jenkins
3 56 (23.05%) Maven
4 53 (21.81%) JUnit
5 37 (15.23%) JIRA
6 35 (14.40%) Cucumber
7 25 (10.29%) Spock
7 25 (10.29%) Subversion
8 24 (9.88%) Gradle
9 18 (7.41%) Mockito
10 17 (7.00%) Geb
11 15 (6.17%) Selenium
12 10 (4.12%) JMeter
13 9 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 9 (3.70%) Hudson
14 8 (3.29%) IntelliJ
15 7 (2.88%) Mocha
15 7 (2.88%) SoapUI
15 7 (2.88%) TeamCity
15 7 (2.88%) WebDriver
General
1 48 (19.75%) Finance
2 28 (11.52%) Retail
3 11 (4.53%) Banking
3 11 (4.53%) Marketing
4 8 (3.29%) Games
5 5 (2.06%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.65%) Publishing
7 3 (1.23%) Front Office
7 3 (1.23%) Legal
8 2 (0.82%) Electronics
8 2 (0.82%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 162 (66.67%) Developer
2 93 (38.27%) Java Developer
3 37 (15.23%) Senior Developer
4 34 (13.99%) DevOps Engineer
4 34 (13.99%) Senior Java Developer
5 25 (10.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 21 (8.64%) Architect
7 19 (7.82%) Agile Developer
7 19 (7.82%) Agile Java Developer
8 16 (6.58%) Angular Developer
9 15 (6.17%) AWS DevOps
9 15 (6.17%) AWS Engineer
10 14 (5.76%) Java Architect
11 13 (5.35%) UI Developer
12 12 (4.94%) Consultant
13 11 (4.53%) Automation Developer
13 11 (4.53%) Automation Engineer
13 11 (4.53%) Technical Architect
14 10 (4.12%) Scala Developer
15 9 (3.70%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (40.33%) Spring
2 91 (37.45%) HTML
3 90 (37.04%) Grails
4 75 (30.86%) CSS
5 64 (26.34%) AngularJS
5 64 (26.34%) Web Services
6 58 (23.87%) jQuery
7 55 (22.63%) HTML5
8 53 (21.81%) REST
9 38 (15.64%) CSS3
10 35 (14.40%) Node.js
11 31 (12.76%) RESTful
12 25 (10.29%) SOAP
13 23 (9.47%) J2EE
14 22 (9.05%) Hibernate
14 22 (9.05%) JRuby
14 22 (9.05%) JSON
15 20 (8.23%) RabbitMQ
16 18 (7.41%) Spring Boot
17 17 (7.00%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.35%) Mobile App
2 29 (11.93%) User Experience
3 28 (11.52%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (9.47%) Visualisation
5 14 (5.76%) Blog
6 13 (5.35%) Wiki
7 6 (2.47%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.06%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.65%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.23%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.82%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.82%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.82%) DataPower
11 2 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.82%) iPhone
11 2 (0.82%) Over-the-Top Content
11 2 (0.82%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.41%) Fintech
12 1 (0.41%) iPad
12 1 (0.41%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 57 (23.46%) Linux
2 38 (15.64%) Unix
3 26 (10.70%) Windows
4 8 (3.29%) Ubuntu
5 7 (2.88%) CentOS
6 4 (1.65%) Solaris
7 3 (1.23%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (73.66%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (53.91%) TDD
3 80 (32.92%) Scrum
4 72 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
5 68 (27.98%) BDD
6 57 (23.46%) DevOps
7 49 (20.16%) Open Source
8 43 (17.70%) Microservices
8 43 (17.70%) SOA
9 42 (17.28%) Pair Programming
10 32 (13.17%) Continuous Delivery
10 32 (13.17%) E-Commerce
11 31 (12.76%) Front End Development
12 30 (12.35%) Software Engineering
13 27 (11.11%) Kanban
14 25 (10.29%) OO
15 24 (9.88%) Multithreading
16 23 (9.47%) Data Visualisation
16 23 (9.47%) Infographics
16 23 (9.47%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 212 (87.24%) Java
2 100 (41.15%) JavaScript
3 56 (23.05%) Scala
4 51 (20.99%) Python
5 33 (13.58%) Bash Shell
6 32 (13.17%) SQL
7 31 (12.76%) Clojure
8 26 (10.70%) Ruby
9 21 (8.64%) Jython
10 17 (7.00%) PHP
11 12 (4.94%) C
12 7 (2.88%) Perl
13 3 (1.23%) C-shell
13 3 (1.23%) Erlang
13 3 (1.23%) Go
13 3 (1.23%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.82%) COBOL
15 1 (0.41%) Haskell
15 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (12.35%) SC Cleared
1 30 (12.35%) Security Cleared
2 23 (9.47%) Degree
3 16 (6.58%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.29%) QA
2 6 (2.47%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.82%) SDET
4 1 (0.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 34 (13.99%) Docker
2 4 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.41%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 24 (9.88%) Puppet
2 20 (8.23%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (4.53%) Graphite
4 10 (4.12%) Ansible
5 9 (3.70%) Kubernetes
5 9 (3.70%) Packer
6 3 (1.23%) Dollar Universe
6 3 (1.23%) Salt
7 2 (0.82%) CA Wily
7 2 (0.82%) Nagios
8 1 (0.41%) Grafana
8 1 (0.41%) Kibana
8 1 (0.41%) logstash
8 1 (0.41%) MOM
8 1 (0.41%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 45 (18.52%) Oracle
2 13 (5.35%) Splunk
3 9 (3.70%) Adobe
3 9 (3.70%) Google
4 8 (3.29%) AppDynamics
4 8 (3.29%) SOASTA, Inc
5 6 (2.47%) Akamai
5 6 (2.47%) ForgeRock
5 6 (2.47%) MuleSoft
5 6 (2.47%) Siebel
5 6 (2.47%) Sybase
6 4 (1.65%) VMware
7 3 (1.23%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.82%) Apple
8 2 (0.82%) HP
8 2 (0.82%) SaltStack
8 2 (0.82%) SAP
9 1 (0.41%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.41%) IBM
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