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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Groovy
UK / Scotland
Rank 103 - 122
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Groovy 5 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.29% - 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% - 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £600 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
796 862 947
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.69% 34.10% 34.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 473 480 576
Median daily rate £375 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 9 14
Median hourly rate £43.00 £39.50 £30.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.86% +28.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.06 £22.50 £16.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.90 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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
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 28 February 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh - 3 £600 -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Groovy
UK

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 8 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 5 (62.50%) SOA
2 5 (62.50%) REST
3 3 (37.50%) HTTP
3 3 (37.50%) JMS
3 3 (37.50%) XQuery
3 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
3 3 (37.50%) XSLT
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Apache
3 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Puppet
3 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
3 3 (37.50%) Gradle
3 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (37.50%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (37.50%) Ansible
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) Maven
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) XPath
3 3 (37.50%) nginx
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (37.50%) Open Source
3 3 (37.50%) PaaS
3 3 (37.50%) Microservices
3 3 (37.50%) gulp

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (37.50%) nginx
1 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (25.00%) CMS
2 2 (25.00%) GlassFish
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) CircleCI
1 3 (37.50%) Gradle
1 3 (37.50%) gulp
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
1 3 (37.50%) Maven
1 3 (37.50%) Travis CI
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) AWS Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) REST
2 3 (37.50%) JMS
2 3 (37.50%) XSLT
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Felix
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Sling
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Java EE
3 2 (25.00%) JRuby
3 2 (25.00%) JSP
3 2 (25.00%) JSTL
3 2 (25.00%) Servlets
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) SOA
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) Microservices
2 3 (37.50%) Open Source
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Content Management
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) People Management
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
2 3 (37.50%) XPath
2 3 (37.50%) XQuery
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Jython
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Ansible
1 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle