The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 223 259 229
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -30
Contract jobs citing Groovy 46 12 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.52% 0.13% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.45% 0.36% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 8 18
Median daily rate £450 £488 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +71.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £370 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £566 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.42% +23.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - -
Groovy
England

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

Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3166 3346 2903
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 35.68% 34.98% 32.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1969 2106 1583
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 89 97
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £22.50 £16.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Groovy
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Groovy Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Groovy
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Groovy across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Groovy Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Groovy
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Groovy across the South East region.

Groovy Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Groovy
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
East Sussex - 21 £400 - 6
Oxfordshire +14 9 £575 +14.42%
West Sussex - 8 £350 - 4
Berkshire -4 3 £400 -17.94% 1
Hampshire - 3 £400 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £350 - 2
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 62 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (88.71%) Spring
3 53 (85.48%) Cucumber
4 51 (82.26%) JUnit
5 49 (79.03%) REST
6 46 (74.19%) Domain-Driven Design
7 41 (66.13%) SQL
7 41 (66.13%) Oracle
8 40 (64.52%) Oracle Database
9 37 (59.68%) SOAP
10 35 (56.45%) JSP
10 35 (56.45%) Mockito
10 35 (56.45%) Hamcrest
10 35 (56.45%) jQuery
10 35 (56.45%) JAX-RS
11 33 (53.23%) CQRS
12 32 (51.61%) Struts
13 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (40.32%) Jenkins
15 23 (37.10%) Gradle
15 23 (37.10%) MyBatis
16 22 (35.48%) Maven
17 21 (33.87%) Selenium
17 21 (33.87%) Continuous Integration
18 20 (32.26%) JIRA
18 20 (32.26%) Web Services
19 18 (29.03%) JMeter
19 18 (29.03%) Finance
19 18 (29.03%) SoapUI
20 17 (27.42%) Continuous Improvement

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 14 (22.58%) Confluence
2 13 (20.97%) IIS
3 6 (9.68%) Apache
4 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (4.84%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.23%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Boomi
1 3 (4.84%) Force.com
2 2 (3.23%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) HTTP
2 3 (4.84%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (64.52%) Oracle Database
2 9 (14.52%) MongoDB
3 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.61%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 53 (85.48%) Cucumber
2 51 (82.26%) JUnit
3 35 (56.45%) Hamcrest
3 35 (56.45%) Mockito
4 25 (40.32%) Jenkins
5 23 (37.10%) Gradle
6 22 (35.48%) Maven
7 21 (33.87%) Selenium
8 20 (32.26%) JIRA
9 18 (29.03%) JMeter
9 18 (29.03%) SoapUI
10 17 (27.42%) Hudson
11 15 (24.19%) Ant
12 13 (20.97%) jMock
12 13 (20.97%) WebDriver
13 3 (4.84%) Checkstyle
13 3 (4.84%) FindBugs
13 3 (4.84%) Flyway
13 3 (4.84%) Liquibase
13 3 (4.84%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (29.03%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (79.03%) Developer
2 46 (74.19%) Java Developer
3 11 (17.74%) QA Engineer
4 10 (16.13%) Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Analyst Developer
5 8 (12.90%) Automation Test Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Java Analyst Developer
5 8 (12.90%) Java Engineer
5 8 (12.90%) Test Analyst
6 7 (11.29%) Developer in Test
6 7 (11.29%) QA Analyst
6 7 (11.29%) Test Automation Developer
7 5 (8.06%) QA Automation Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) QA Automation Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) QA Test Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) QA Test Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Senior Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Test Automation Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (88.71%) Spring
2 49 (79.03%) REST
3 37 (59.68%) SOAP
4 35 (56.45%) JAX-RS
4 35 (56.45%) jQuery
4 35 (56.45%) JSP
5 32 (51.61%) Struts
6 23 (37.10%) MyBatis
7 20 (32.26%) Web Services
8 17 (27.42%) Java EE
9 16 (25.81%) Hibernate
10 13 (20.97%) Ajax
10 13 (20.97%) JMS
10 13 (20.97%) WebSphere MQ
11 9 (14.52%) RESTful
12 8 (12.90%) XML
13 5 (8.06%) Gherkin
13 5 (8.06%) HTML
14 4 (6.45%) Apache Camel
14 4 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Computer Science
1 11 (17.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (3.23%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Linux
1 3 (4.84%) Unix
2 1 (1.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (74.19%) Domain-Driven Design
2 33 (53.23%) CQRS
3 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (33.87%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (27.42%) Continuous Improvement
5 17 (27.42%) Unit Testing
6 16 (25.81%) Functional Testing
6 16 (25.81%) Performance Testing
7 15 (24.19%) BDD
7 15 (24.19%) TDD
8 13 (20.97%) Compatibility Testing
8 13 (20.97%) Integration Testing
8 13 (20.97%) Regression Testing
8 13 (20.97%) System Integration Testing
8 13 (20.97%) User Stories
9 9 (14.52%) Test Automation
10 6 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (9.68%) Extreme Programming
10 6 (9.68%) Microservices
11 5 (8.06%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (66.13%) SQL
3 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.84%) Apex Code
4 3 (4.84%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.23%) Scala
6 1 (1.61%) Python
6 1 (1.61%) Ruby
6 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.61%) VBScript
6 1 (1.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) ISTQB
2 13 (20.97%) ISEB
3 11 (17.74%) Degree
4 1 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.81%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (66.13%) Oracle
2 13 (20.97%) Atlassian
3 12 (19.35%) Rally
4 4 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.84%) Dell
6 2 (3.23%) Concur
7 1 (1.61%) SAP
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