The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 23 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Groovy 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.13% - 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.94% - 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£505 - £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £406 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.75
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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
68 33 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 38.42% 17.10% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 10 24
Average daily rate £375 £525 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £610 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Average hourly rate £45.50 £42.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.05% +25.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Groovy across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

Groovy
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Grails
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Mocha
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) QUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (100.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Mocha
1 2 (100.00%) QUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Jasmine
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Grails
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript