The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 25 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank - - 27
Contract jobs citing Groovy 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex - - 1.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £270
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £333
% change year-on-year
- +42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -
Groovy
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
91 88 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 40.63% 40.37% 33.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 48 46
Median daily rate £360 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £403 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £28.13 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.22% -31.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex region citing Groovy as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Groovy
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Groovy across the Middlesex region.

Groovy Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex