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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Groovy
England / London
Rank 285 280 331
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +51
Contract jobs citing Groovy 118 135 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.61% 0.63% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.35% 1.50% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 102 66
Median daily rate £450 £518 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £441 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.83% +10.71%
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
8757 9027 9156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.28% 42.10% 42.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6547 6703 6782
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 £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 63 46
Median hourly rate £47.00 £40.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% +46.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.62 £18.76 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £54.50 £41.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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
Croydon - 15 £375 -
City of London -6 9 £513 +5.12% 3
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 (77.37%) Java
2 95 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (38.42%) DevOps
4 70 (36.84%) Jenkins
4 70 (36.84%) JavaScript
5 65 (34.21%) Linux
6 61 (32.11%) Maven
7 58 (30.53%) Git (software)
8 54 (28.42%) Scrum
9 49 (25.79%) Python
10 44 (23.16%) Ansible
11 43 (22.63%) CSS
12 41 (21.58%) HTML
12 41 (21.58%) Finance
13 40 (21.05%) Oracle
14 38 (20.00%) TDD
15 37 (19.47%) Unix
16 36 (18.95%) MongoDB
16 36 (18.95%) JIRA
17 35 (18.42%) Gradle
18 33 (17.37%) Amazon AWS
18 33 (17.37%) Web Services
19 32 (16.84%) Spring
20 31 (16.32%) Continuous Integration
21 29 (15.26%) JSON
21 29 (15.26%) Puppet
21 29 (15.26%) BDD
21 29 (15.26%) REST
22 26 (13.68%) Bash Shell
22 26 (13.68%) Scala

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 25 (13.16%) Confluence
2 18 (9.47%) Cloud Foundry
3 13 (6.84%) Tomcat
4 10 (5.26%) nginx
4 10 (5.26%) WebLogic
5 6 (3.16%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (2.63%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.58%) Apache
8 2 (1.05%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.53%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.53%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.53%) CMS
9 1 (0.53%) JBoss
9 1 (0.53%) Mule
9 1 (0.53%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.53%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (2.11%) Gliffy
2 1 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 33 (17.37%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (9.47%) PaaS
3 9 (4.74%) GitHub
4 4 (2.11%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (2.11%) IaaS
4 4 (2.11%) Slack
5 2 (1.05%) SaaS
6 1 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.53%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.53%) AWS OpsWorks
6 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.32%) LDAP
2 5 (2.63%) HTTP
3 2 (1.05%) Internet
4 1 (0.53%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (18.95%) MongoDB
2 21 (11.05%) MySQL
2 21 (11.05%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (9.47%) NoSQL
4 12 (6.32%) Relational Database
4 12 (6.32%) SQL Server
5 11 (5.79%) Oracle Database
6 10 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (5.26%) Hadoop
7 7 (3.68%) Redis
8 6 (3.16%) Big Data
8 6 (3.16%) HBase
9 3 (1.58%) JasperReports
9 3 (1.58%) Neo4j
9 3 (1.58%) QlikView
10 2 (1.05%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.05%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.53%) Cloudera CDH
11 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 70 (36.84%) Jenkins
2 61 (32.11%) Maven
3 58 (30.53%) Git (software)
4 36 (18.95%) JIRA
5 35 (18.42%) Gradle
6 24 (12.63%) Subversion
7 22 (11.58%) SonarQube
8 18 (9.47%) Ant
8 18 (9.47%) Sonatype Nexus
9 16 (8.42%) IntelliJ
10 15 (7.89%) gulp
11 14 (7.37%) Selenium
11 14 (7.37%) TeamCity
12 11 (5.79%) JUnit
13 10 (5.26%) CircleCI
13 10 (5.26%) Travis CI
14 8 (4.21%) Hudson
14 8 (4.21%) JIRA Agile
14 8 (4.21%) WebDriver
15 7 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (21.58%) Finance
2 19 (10.00%) Banking
3 6 (3.16%) Games
4 4 (2.11%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.11%) Publishing
4 4 (2.11%) Retail
5 1 (0.53%) Advertising
5 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 96 (50.53%) Developer
2 62 (32.63%) Java Developer
3 50 (26.32%) DevOps Engineer
4 18 (9.47%) Senior Developer
5 14 (7.37%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (5.79%) Consultant
7 10 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
7 10 (5.26%) Hybris Developer
7 10 (5.26%) Integration Developer
7 10 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (5.26%) XML Developer
8 8 (4.21%) Java Engineer
8 8 (4.21%) Senior DevOps
8 8 (4.21%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 7 (3.68%) AWS DevOps
9 7 (3.68%) Build Manager
9 7 (3.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 7 (3.68%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
9 7 (3.68%) HTML CSS Developer
9 7 (3.68%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (22.63%) CSS
2 41 (21.58%) HTML
3 33 (17.37%) Web Services
4 32 (16.84%) Spring
5 29 (15.26%) JSON
5 29 (15.26%) REST
6 26 (13.68%) XML
7 25 (13.16%) HTML5
8 20 (10.53%) Grails
9 17 (8.95%) SOAP
10 14 (7.37%) AngularJS
11 13 (6.84%) Hibernate
11 13 (6.84%) RESTful
12 11 (5.79%) Spring Boot
13 10 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
14 8 (4.21%) CSS3
14 8 (4.21%) React
15 7 (3.68%) jQuery
15 7 (3.68%) Play Framework
15 7 (3.68%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.32%) iPad
2 11 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.79%) Data Structures
2 11 (5.79%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (2.63%) Fintech
3 5 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.58%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.58%) Fixed Income
4 3 (1.58%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.05%) Social Media
5 2 (1.05%) User Experience
6 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.53%) Clustering
6 1 (0.53%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.53%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.53%) DataPower
6 1 (0.53%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.53%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (0.53%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 65 (34.21%) Linux
2 37 (19.47%) Unix
3 24 (12.63%) Windows
4 13 (6.84%) CentOS
5 10 (5.26%) Ubuntu
6 7 (3.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.11%) Android
7 4 (2.11%) SmartOS
8 2 (1.05%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (38.42%) DevOps
3 54 (28.42%) Scrum
4 38 (20.00%) TDD
5 31 (16.32%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (15.26%) BDD
7 21 (11.05%) Kanban
7 21 (11.05%) Open Source
8 20 (10.53%) Workflow
9 16 (8.42%) Microservices
10 14 (7.37%) Continuous Delivery
10 14 (7.37%) OO
11 12 (6.32%) SOLID
12 11 (5.79%) Pair Programming
13 10 (5.26%) Automated Testing
13 10 (5.26%) Front End Development
13 10 (5.26%) Static Code Analysis
14 9 (4.74%) Refactoring
14 9 (4.74%) SOA
15 8 (4.21%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 147 (77.37%) Java
2 70 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 49 (25.79%) Python
4 26 (13.68%) Bash Shell
4 26 (13.68%) Scala
5 22 (11.58%) Clojure
6 18 (9.47%) SQL
7 14 (7.37%) Shell Script
8 13 (6.84%) Perl
9 6 (3.16%) Ruby
10 5 (2.63%) PHP
10 5 (2.63%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.11%) AspectJ
11 4 (2.11%) C++
11 4 (2.11%) Jython
11 4 (2.11%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.05%) ES6
13 1 (0.53%) Go
13 1 (0.53%) Korn
13 1 (0.53%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (9.47%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.32%) Degree
4 5 (2.63%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.11%) BC Cleared
5 4 (2.11%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.37%) QA
2 3 (1.58%) SDET
System Software
1 16 (8.42%) Virtual Machines
2 13 (6.84%) Docker
3 8 (4.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 44 (23.16%) Ansible
2 29 (15.26%) Puppet
3 23 (12.11%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (3.68%) OpenAM
5 6 (3.16%) Kubernetes
6 3 (1.58%) Terraform
7 1 (0.53%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.53%) MOM
Vendors
1 40 (21.05%) Oracle
2 17 (8.95%) Atlassian
3 11 (5.79%) hybris
4 9 (4.74%) Google
4 9 (4.74%) MuleSoft
5 7 (3.68%) Red Hat
6 6 (3.16%) New Relic
6 6 (3.16%) Splunk
7 5 (2.63%) Guidewire
7 5 (2.63%) IBM
7 5 (2.63%) Sybase
8 3 (1.58%) Adobe
8 3 (1.58%) Jaspersoft
9 2 (1.05%) Facebook
10 1 (0.53%) Hortonworks
10 1 (0.53%) Solace
10 1 (0.53%) Veracode
10 1 (0.53%) WorldPay
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