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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Groovy
England / South East
Rank 186 252 252
Rank change year-on-year
+66 0
Contract jobs citing Groovy 48 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.66% 0.048% 0.088%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.99% 0.14% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 2 6
Median daily rate £350 £328 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% -22.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £326 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £330 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £388
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +9.03%
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 South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2413 2868 3103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.98% 34.22% 34.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1456 1807 1761
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 126 104
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +12.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.93 £15.78 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.60 £50.00 £46.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 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
Buckinghamshire - 16 £350 - 2
Berkshire - 12 £450 - 1
West Sussex - 9 £488 -
Surrey +23 5 - - 1
Hampshire +12 5 £575 +75.57% 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £425 -
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 South East region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 88 (100.00%) Java
2 61 (69.32%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (59.09%) Maven
4 46 (52.27%) Spring
5 45 (51.14%) Gradle
6 43 (48.86%) Jenkins
7 40 (45.45%) Selenium
8 39 (44.32%) XML
9 37 (42.05%) REST
9 37 (42.05%) Git (software)
10 33 (37.50%) Scala
11 32 (36.36%) Web Services
12 30 (34.09%) TDD
12 30 (34.09%) Automated Testing
12 30 (34.09%) RESTful
13 29 (32.95%) Continuous Integration
13 29 (32.95%) JIRA
14 27 (30.68%) Scrum
15 26 (29.55%) Ant
16 24 (27.27%) Tomcat
17 23 (26.14%) Continuous Improvement
18 22 (25.00%) Test Automation
18 22 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
18 22 (25.00%) Python
18 22 (25.00%) JavaScript
18 22 (25.00%) Unit Testing
19 21 (23.86%) XSLT
19 21 (23.86%) Microservices
19 21 (23.86%) Cucumber
19 21 (23.86%) BDD

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 24 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 17 (19.32%) Apache
2 17 (19.32%) Confluence
3 10 (11.36%) CMS
4 9 (10.23%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (6.82%) IIS
5 6 (6.82%) nginx
6 5 (5.68%) Alfresco
6 5 (5.68%) Liferay
7 4 (4.55%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (3.41%) JBoss
8 3 (3.41%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.91%) GitHub
2 6 (6.82%) Google Analytics
3 5 (5.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.45%) HTTP
2 6 (6.82%) SSL
2 6 (6.82%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.41%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.45%) MongoDB
2 9 (10.23%) MySQL
3 6 (6.82%) NoSQL
3 6 (6.82%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.41%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.14%) Big Data
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 52 (59.09%) Maven
2 45 (51.14%) Gradle
3 43 (48.86%) Jenkins
4 40 (45.45%) Selenium
5 37 (42.05%) Git (software)
6 29 (32.95%) JIRA
7 26 (29.55%) Ant
8 21 (23.86%) Cucumber
9 19 (21.59%) Bitbucket
9 19 (21.59%) JUnit
10 18 (20.45%) SoapUI
10 18 (20.45%) WebDriver
11 16 (18.18%) JMeter
11 16 (18.18%) Subversion
12 11 (12.50%) Eclipse
12 11 (12.50%) eggPlant
12 11 (12.50%) IntelliJ
13 10 (11.36%) Apache Ivy
13 10 (11.36%) Mockito
14 7 (7.95%) Hamcrest
General
1 14 (15.91%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (70.45%) Developer
2 43 (48.86%) Java Developer
3 11 (12.50%) Analyst
4 10 (11.36%) Developer in Test
5 9 (10.23%) Test Analyst
6 8 (9.09%) Tester
7 7 (7.95%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.82%) Agile Developer
8 6 (6.82%) Agile Java Developer
8 6 (6.82%) Automation Test Analyst
8 6 (6.82%) Scala Developer
8 6 (6.82%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (5.68%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.55%) Automation Engineer
10 4 (4.55%) Automation Tester
10 4 (4.55%) QA Tester
10 4 (4.55%) Web Developer
11 3 (3.41%) Java Web Developer
11 3 (3.41%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (3.41%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (52.27%) Spring
2 39 (44.32%) XML
3 37 (42.05%) REST
4 32 (36.36%) Web Services
5 30 (34.09%) RESTful
6 21 (23.86%) XSLT
7 20 (22.73%) Gherkin
8 17 (19.32%) Apache Camel
8 17 (19.32%) HTML
9 15 (17.05%) Grails
9 15 (17.05%) J2EE
9 15 (17.05%) JSON
10 14 (15.91%) Servlets
10 14 (15.91%) Spring Integration
11 13 (14.77%) jQuery
12 11 (12.50%) Java EE
12 11 (12.50%) Struts
13 10 (11.36%) JMS
13 10 (11.36%) SOAP
14 9 (10.23%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.23%) Visualisation
2 6 (6.82%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (3.41%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.14%) iPad
5 1 (1.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.45%) Linux
2 8 (9.09%) Windows
3 6 (6.82%) Ubuntu
4 5 (5.68%) Solaris
5 3 (3.41%) Android
5 3 (3.41%) Unix
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (69.32%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (34.09%) Automated Testing
2 30 (34.09%) TDD
3 29 (32.95%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (30.68%) Scrum
5 23 (26.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 22 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 22 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 22 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 21 (23.86%) BDD
7 21 (23.86%) Microservices
8 20 (22.73%) Security Testing
8 20 (22.73%) Software Engineering
9 18 (20.45%) Open Source
9 18 (20.45%) User Stories
10 17 (19.32%) Performance Testing
11 15 (17.05%) Defect Management
12 14 (15.91%) Kanban
13 13 (14.77%) Extreme Programming
13 13 (14.77%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (37.50%) Scala
3 22 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (25.00%) Python
4 18 (20.45%) Ruby
5 12 (13.64%) C++
6 11 (12.50%) SQL
7 6 (6.82%) C#
7 6 (6.82%) Haskell
7 6 (6.82%) Perl
8 4 (4.55%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.55%) PHP
9 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (12.50%) Degree
2 7 (7.95%) ISEB
2 7 (7.95%) ISTQB
3 4 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.45%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) Grafana
1 6 (6.82%) Kibana
2 4 (4.55%) Ansible
3 3 (3.41%) Puppet
4 1 (1.14%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.14%) Rancher
Vendors
1 17 (19.32%) Atlassian
1 17 (19.32%) Oracle
2 14 (15.91%) IBM
3 13 (14.77%) Splunk
4 9 (10.23%) Sitecore
5 6 (6.82%) CA Agile Central
5 6 (6.82%) Google
6 5 (5.68%) GigaSpaces
7 2 (2.27%) VMware
7 2 (2.27%) webMethods
8 1 (1.14%) Adobe
8 1 (1.14%) Facebook
8 1 (1.14%) Informatica
8 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
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