The table below looks at the statistics for Grails skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grails over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grails
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Grails 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.69% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.14% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £469 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Grails
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
145 108 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 40.85% 37.24% 29.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 92 98
Median daily rate £472 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.05% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Grails
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing Grails as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Grails Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Grails
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Grails Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Grails 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Grails.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Ant
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) JMS
3 4 (66.67%) Spring
3 4 (66.67%) JSF
3 4 (66.67%) Maven
3 4 (66.67%) Java EE
3 4 (66.67%) XPath
3 4 (66.67%) Spring MVC
3 4 (66.67%) REST
3 4 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (66.67%) Play Framework
4 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (50.00%) Node.js
4 3 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (50.00%) nginx
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) J2SE
4 3 (50.00%) J2EE
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) JUnit
5 2 (33.33%) XSLT
5 2 (33.33%) SOA
5 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (33.33%) JSON

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 4 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (50.00%) nginx
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Ant
1 4 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (33.33%) Gradle
2 2 (33.33%) JUnit
2 2 (33.33%) Mockito
General
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Angular Developer
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) Java EE
2 4 (66.67%) JMS
2 4 (66.67%) JSF
2 4 (66.67%) Play Framework
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) Spring
2 4 (66.67%) Spring MVC
3 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (50.00%) J2EE
3 3 (50.00%) J2SE
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) Node.js
4 2 (33.33%) JPA
4 2 (33.33%) JSON
4 2 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (33.33%) React
4 2 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Acquisition
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Release Management
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) XPath
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle