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 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Groovy
England / London
Rank 301 279 304
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +25
Contract jobs citing Groovy 103 135 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.53% 0.65% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.17% 1.49% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 111 79
Median daily rate £450 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £425 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £388
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +9.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
8833 9053 8849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.48% 43.29% 42.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6580 6678 6658
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 73 37
Median hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £17.12 £15.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 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 -16 8 £500 -1.23% 1
Croydon - 8 £350 - 1
Westminster - 1 £388 -
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 147 (75.38%) Java
2 108 (55.38%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (41.03%) JavaScript
4 61 (31.28%) Jenkins
5 59 (30.26%) Linux
5 59 (30.26%) JIRA
6 57 (29.23%) Scrum
6 57 (29.23%) DevOps
7 52 (26.67%) Git (software)
8 47 (24.10%) Maven
9 44 (22.56%) Confluence
10 43 (22.05%) Finance
10 43 (22.05%) Python
10 43 (22.05%) CSS
11 41 (21.03%) HTML
12 39 (20.00%) MongoDB
13 35 (17.95%) Unix
13 35 (17.95%) TDD
14 34 (17.44%) Spring
15 33 (16.92%) Atlassian
15 33 (16.92%) Continuous Integration
15 33 (16.92%) Web Services
15 33 (16.92%) Oracle
15 33 (16.92%) REST
16 32 (16.41%) Amazon AWS
17 31 (15.90%) Scala
17 31 (15.90%) Ansible
18 29 (14.87%) Clojure
18 29 (14.87%) JSON
19 28 (14.36%) Banking

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 44 (22.56%) Confluence
2 15 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 10 (5.13%) Cloud Foundry
3 10 (5.13%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.08%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (2.56%) nginx
5 5 (2.56%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.56%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.54%) CMS
6 3 (1.54%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (1.03%) Apache
7 2 (1.03%) JBoss
7 2 (1.03%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.51%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.51%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.51%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.51%) Mule
8 1 (0.51%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (2.05%) Gliffy
2 3 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 32 (16.41%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.15%) GitHub
3 11 (5.64%) PaaS
4 6 (3.08%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (3.08%) IaaS
5 3 (1.54%) Slack
6 2 (1.03%) SaaS
7 1 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.51%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.51%) AWS OpsWorks
7 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.64%) LDAP
2 2 (1.03%) HTTP
2 2 (1.03%) Internet
3 1 (0.51%) FTP
3 1 (0.51%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 24 (12.31%) MySQL
3 20 (10.26%) NoSQL
4 19 (9.74%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (6.15%) Oracle Database
5 12 (6.15%) Relational Database
6 11 (5.64%) SQL Server
7 10 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (5.13%) Hadoop
8 6 (3.08%) Big Data
8 6 (3.08%) HBase
8 6 (3.08%) Redis
9 3 (1.54%) Cloudera CDH
9 3 (1.54%) InterSystems Cache
9 3 (1.54%) Neo4j
9 3 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.03%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.51%) JasperReports
11 1 (0.51%) QlikView
11 1 (0.51%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 61 (31.28%) Jenkins
2 59 (30.26%) JIRA
3 52 (26.67%) Git (software)
4 47 (24.10%) Maven
5 25 (12.82%) SonarQube
6 22 (11.28%) Gradle
6 22 (11.28%) Sonatype Nexus
7 20 (10.26%) Subversion
8 19 (9.74%) Ant
9 18 (9.23%) JIRA Agile
10 17 (8.72%) TeamCity
11 12 (6.15%) Zephyr
12 10 (5.13%) Selenium
13 9 (4.62%) Cucumber
13 9 (4.62%) IntelliJ
14 8 (4.10%) Hudson
14 8 (4.10%) JUnit
14 8 (4.10%) SoapUI
14 8 (4.10%) Spock
14 8 (4.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (22.05%) Finance
2 28 (14.36%) Banking
3 6 (3.08%) Games
4 5 (2.56%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.56%) Retail
5 4 (2.05%) Publishing
6 2 (1.03%) Advertising
6 2 (1.03%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.03%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Marketing
7 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 91 (46.67%) Developer
2 66 (33.85%) Java Developer
3 35 (17.95%) DevOps Engineer
4 22 (11.28%) Senior Developer
5 18 (9.23%) Senior Java Developer
6 15 (7.69%) Administrator
7 13 (6.67%) Consultant
8 10 (5.13%) Integration Developer
8 10 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
8 10 (5.13%) XML Developer
9 9 (4.62%) Hybris Developer
10 7 (3.59%) Build Manager
10 7 (3.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 7 (3.59%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
10 7 (3.59%) HTML CSS Developer
10 7 (3.59%) HTML Developer
10 7 (3.59%) Senior DevOps
10 7 (3.59%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 7 (3.59%) Tester
11 6 (3.08%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (22.05%) CSS
2 41 (21.03%) HTML
3 34 (17.44%) Spring
4 33 (16.92%) REST
4 33 (16.92%) Web Services
5 29 (14.87%) JSON
6 26 (13.33%) Grails
6 26 (13.33%) XML
7 25 (12.82%) HTML5
7 25 (12.82%) SOAP
8 18 (9.23%) RESTful
9 15 (7.69%) AngularJS
9 15 (7.69%) Hibernate
9 15 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
10 13 (6.67%) jQuery
11 12 (6.15%) CSS3
11 12 (6.15%) Spring Boot
12 9 (4.62%) J2EE
12 9 (4.62%) JMS
12 9 (4.62%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.13%) Data Structures
3 8 (4.10%) iPad
4 7 (3.59%) Virtual Team
5 5 (2.56%) Fixed Income
5 5 (2.56%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.05%) Fintech
7 3 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.03%) Neural Network
8 2 (1.03%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (1.03%) Social Media
8 2 (1.03%) User Experience
9 1 (0.51%) BBC
9 1 (0.51%) Clustering
9 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.51%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.51%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.51%) DataPower
9 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.51%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 59 (30.26%) Linux
2 35 (17.95%) Unix
3 26 (13.33%) Windows
4 11 (5.64%) Ubuntu
5 10 (5.13%) CentOS
6 9 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.05%) Android
8 3 (1.54%) SmartOS
9 2 (1.03%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (55.38%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (29.23%) DevOps
2 57 (29.23%) Scrum
3 35 (17.95%) TDD
4 33 (16.92%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (12.82%) Workflow
6 23 (11.79%) BDD
7 18 (9.23%) High Availability
8 17 (8.72%) Continuous Delivery
8 17 (8.72%) Microservices
9 16 (8.21%) OO
10 15 (7.69%) Kanban
11 14 (7.18%) Open Source
12 12 (6.15%) E-Commerce
13 10 (5.13%) Front End Development
13 10 (5.13%) Migration
14 9 (4.62%) Process Management
14 9 (4.62%) Responsive Web Design
14 9 (4.62%) SOLID
14 9 (4.62%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 147 (75.38%) Java
2 80 (41.03%) JavaScript
3 43 (22.05%) Python
4 31 (15.90%) Scala
5 29 (14.87%) Clojure
6 23 (11.79%) Bash Shell
7 21 (10.77%) SQL
8 14 (7.18%) Perl
9 8 (4.10%) Ruby
9 8 (4.10%) Shell Script
10 7 (3.59%) Jython
11 6 (3.08%) C++
12 5 (2.56%) PowerShell
13 4 (2.05%) AspectJ
13 4 (2.05%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.54%) PHP
15 2 (1.03%) ES6
16 1 (0.51%) Go
16 1 (0.51%) Haskell
16 1 (0.51%) Korn
Qualifications
1 17 (8.72%) Security Cleared
2 16 (8.21%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.64%) Degree
4 5 (2.56%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.05%) BC Cleared
5 4 (2.05%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.69%) QA
2 3 (1.54%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (5.13%) Docker
2 9 (4.62%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 31 (15.90%) Ansible
2 24 (12.31%) Puppet
3 18 (9.23%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (3.59%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.54%) MOM
6 1 (0.51%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.51%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.51%) Rancher
6 1 (0.51%) Terraform
Vendors
1 33 (16.92%) Atlassian
1 33 (16.92%) Oracle
2 11 (5.64%) MuleSoft
3 10 (5.13%) Google
3 10 (5.13%) hybris
4 9 (4.62%) Red Hat
5 7 (3.59%) Sybase
6 5 (2.56%) IBM
6 5 (2.56%) Splunk
7 3 (1.54%) Adobe
7 3 (1.54%) New Relic
7 3 (1.54%) Solace
8 2 (1.03%) Facebook
9 1 (0.51%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.51%) Guidewire
9 1 (0.51%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.51%) Jaspersoft
9 1 (0.51%) Veracode
9 1 (0.51%) webMethods
9 1 (0.51%) WorldPay
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