The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 147 - 127
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Groovy 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.14% - 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% - 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £438 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £413
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £37.49
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -39.98%
Groovy
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
998 971 1033
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 34.41% 32.46% 39.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 508 620
Median daily rate £365 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 21
Median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.03% +22.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Groovy
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Groovy Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Groovy
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Groovy across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Groovy Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Groovy
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Glasgow - 3 £450 - 1
Renfrewshire - 1 £325 -
Groovy
UK

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) SSH
3 2 (50.00%) Maven
3 2 (50.00%) Wiki
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (50.00%) Puppet
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) Ansible
3 2 (50.00%) Docker
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Packer
4 1 (25.00%) Presales
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) Application Performance Management
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) Regular Expression
4 1 (25.00%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (25.00%) Compuware
4 1 (25.00%) HP

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Regular Expression
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Wiki
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) HPUX
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Application Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
1 2 (50.00%) Packer
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (25.00%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) CA
2 1 (25.00%) Compuware
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) SAP