The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 304 360 321
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -39
Contract jobs citing Groovy 116 74 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.47% 0.29% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.14% 0.68% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 52 65
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.76% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
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
10172 10931 10384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.53% 43.49% 40.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7298 7805 7252
Average daily rate £425 £426 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.11% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 91 136
Average hourly rate £31.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £17.50 £13.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £112.75 £59.10 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Groovy across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +33 23 £475 -5.00% 8
Hounslow +3 1 £500 +11.11%
Isleworth - - - -
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Groovy also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Groovy.

1 225 (96.15%) Java
2 154 (65.81%) Agile Software Development
3 134 (57.26%) TDD
4 99 (42.31%) Scrum
5 92 (39.32%) HTML
6 86 (36.75%) Web Services
7 83 (35.47%) Continuous Integration
8 78 (33.33%) SOAP
9 76 (32.48%) Grails
10 75 (32.05%) XML
11 74 (31.62%) Linux
12 69 (29.49%) Scala
12 69 (29.49%) Maven
13 65 (27.78%) Oracle
14 63 (26.92%) Spring
15 62 (26.50%) RESTful
16 59 (25.21%) E-Commerce
17 57 (24.36%) Subversion
18 56 (23.93%) JavaScript
19 55 (23.50%) BDD
20 49 (20.94%) J2EE
20 49 (20.94%) XSD
21 46 (19.66%) WSDL
22 45 (19.23%) ERP
22 45 (19.23%) Perforce
23 43 (18.38%) Content Management
23 43 (18.38%) Ruby
24 41 (17.52%) JBoss
24 41 (17.52%) Ant
25 39 (16.67%) Git (software)

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Groovy also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Groovy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 37 (15.81%) WebLogic
2 17 (7.26%) Tomcat
3 12 (5.13%) Node.js
4 8 (3.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (2.99%) Apache Pig
6 5 (2.14%) Apache
7 3 (1.28%) Jetty
8 2 (0.85%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (0.85%) CMS
9 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.43%) Mule
9 1 (0.43%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.43%) MS Project
2 1 (0.43%) MS Office
2 1 (0.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (3.42%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.71%) GitHub
4 3 (1.28%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.28%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.69%) HTTP
2 10 (4.27%) FTP
2 10 (4.27%) Internet
3 9 (3.85%) LDAP
4 8 (3.42%) DSL
5 4 (1.71%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.85%) SSH
6 2 (0.85%) SNMP
6 2 (0.85%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.85%) SSL
7 1 (0.43%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.54%) Apache Cassandra
2 25 (10.68%) NoSQL
3 22 (9.40%) MySQL
4 19 (8.12%) MongoDB
5 13 (5.56%) Oracle Database
6 12 (5.13%) Hadoop
7 10 (4.27%) Redis
7 10 (4.27%) Big Data
7 10 (4.27%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (3.85%) Relational Database
9 8 (3.42%) Apache Hive
10 7 (2.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 5 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (1.71%) SQL Server
13 3 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (1.28%) Azkaban
14 2 (0.85%) RDBMS
15 1 (0.43%) DB2
15 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
15 1 (0.43%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 69 (29.49%) Maven
2 57 (24.36%) Subversion
3 41 (17.52%) Ant
4 39 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 30 (12.82%) Cucumber
6 20 (8.55%) Jenkins
7 17 (7.26%) Calabash
8 15 (6.41%) JUnit
9 13 (5.56%) Selenium
10 11 (4.70%) Mockito
11 10 (4.27%) SoapUI
12 9 (3.85%) WebDriver
12 9 (3.85%) Gradle
13 7 (2.99%) Hudson
14 6 (2.56%) Mocha
14 6 (2.56%) Jasmine
14 6 (2.56%) Mercurial
15 5 (2.14%) QUnit
16 4 (1.71%) JIRA
16 4 (1.71%) Hamcrest
General
1 37 (15.81%) Retail
2 12 (5.13%) Finance
3 6 (2.56%) Banking
3 6 (2.56%) Publishing
3 6 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.71%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.43%) Billing
Job Titles
1 182 (77.78%) Developer
2 98 (41.88%) Java Developer
3 29 (12.39%) Senior Developer
4 18 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (4.70%) Software Developer
6 10 (4.27%) Agile Java Developer
6 10 (4.27%) Software Engineer
7 8 (3.42%) Tester
8 7 (2.99%) Senior Software Developer
9 6 (2.56%) Test Engineer
9 6 (2.56%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (2.56%) Architect
10 5 (2.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 5 (2.14%) Automation Tester
10 5 (2.14%) Big Data Developer
11 4 (1.71%) Front-End Developer
12 3 (1.28%) Analyst
12 3 (1.28%) Web Developer
12 3 (1.28%) Consultant
12 3 (1.28%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (39.32%) HTML
2 86 (36.75%) Web Services
3 78 (33.33%) SOAP
4 76 (32.48%) Grails
5 75 (32.05%) XML
6 63 (26.92%) Spring
7 62 (26.50%) RESTful
8 49 (20.94%) J2EE
8 49 (20.94%) XSD
9 46 (19.66%) WSDL
10 37 (15.81%) XSL
11 34 (14.53%) CSS
12 28 (11.97%) REST
13 24 (10.26%) Hibernate
13 24 (10.26%) HTML5
14 22 (9.40%) JMS
14 22 (9.40%) AngularJS
15 19 (8.12%) JSON
16 18 (7.69%) CSS3
17 17 (7.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 37 (15.81%) iPad
1 37 (15.81%) Social Media
2 23 (9.83%) Open Source
3 15 (6.41%) Mobile App
4 11 (4.70%) Digital Media
5 9 (3.85%) User Experience
5 9 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.14%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.85%) Statistics
8 1 (0.43%) DTV
8 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.43%) Equities
8 1 (0.43%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.43%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.43%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.43%) Derivative
8 1 (0.43%) Streaming Media
8 1 (0.43%) IPTV
8 1 (0.43%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 74 (31.62%) Linux
2 28 (11.97%) UNIX
3 17 (7.26%) Android
4 9 (3.85%) Windows
5 5 (2.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (65.81%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (57.26%) TDD
3 99 (42.31%) Scrum
4 83 (35.47%) Continuous Integration
5 59 (25.21%) E-Commerce
6 55 (23.50%) BDD
7 45 (19.23%) ERP
8 43 (18.38%) Content Management
9 39 (16.67%) Waterfall
10 37 (15.81%) OO
11 35 (14.96%) Pair Programming
12 29 (12.39%) Kanban
13 25 (10.68%) MVC
14 22 (9.40%) DevOps
15 18 (7.69%) Software Engineering
15 18 (7.69%) Test Scripting
15 18 (7.69%) SOA
16 16 (6.84%) Test Automation
17 15 (6.41%) Configuration Management
17 15 (6.41%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 225 (96.15%) Java
2 69 (29.49%) Scala
3 56 (23.93%) JavaScript
4 43 (18.38%) Ruby
5 22 (9.40%) SQL
6 19 (8.12%) Python
7 15 (6.41%) Objective-C
8 11 (4.70%) Clojure
9 10 (4.27%) Perl
10 9 (3.85%) XPath
11 8 (3.42%) Bash Shell
11 8 (3.42%) C++
11 8 (3.42%) XQuery
12 4 (1.71%) PHP
12 4 (1.71%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.28%) PowerHouse
13 3 (1.28%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.28%) C#
14 2 (0.85%) Korn
15 1 (0.43%) Jython
Qualifications
1 11 (4.70%) Degree
2 2 (0.85%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.12%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.43%) HDFS
1 1 (0.43%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 17 (7.26%) Puppet
2 11 (4.70%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (4.27%) Oozie
4 7 (2.99%) Salt
5 2 (0.85%) Ansible
6 1 (0.43%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.43%) Netcool
6 1 (0.43%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 65 (27.78%) Oracle
2 45 (19.23%) Perforce
3 41 (17.52%) JBoss
4 37 (15.81%) Endeca
4 37 (15.81%) ATG
5 4 (1.71%) Akamai
6 3 (1.28%) Sun
7 2 (0.85%) Atomikos
7 2 (0.85%) Google
7 2 (0.85%) Cisco
8 1 (0.43%) IBM
8 1 (0.43%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.43%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.43%) VMware
8 1 (0.43%) Sybase
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Posted: 2 days ago
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