The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Groovy
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 48 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Groovy 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.46% 0.20% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.03% 0.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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 South Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
194 204 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 44.29% 40.08% 33.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 146 80
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £20.97 £16.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.09% -58.75%
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 South Yorkshire

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Groovy
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Groovy Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Groovy
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Sheffield +6 2 £475 -
Groovy
Yorkshire

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Scala
1 10 (100.00%) REST
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
3 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (50.00%) GitHub
4 5 (50.00%) Spring
5 4 (40.00%) Clojure
6 3 (30.00%) BDD
6 3 (30.00%) Functional Programming
6 3 (30.00%) Service Design
6 3 (30.00%) Node.js
6 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (20.00%) Ant
7 2 (20.00%) SOAP
7 2 (20.00%) Unix
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) EasyMock
7 2 (20.00%) jMock
7 2 (20.00%) JSON
7 2 (20.00%) Velocity
7 2 (20.00%) Maven
7 2 (20.00%) TDD
7 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
7 2 (20.00%) Subversion
7 2 (20.00%) Docker

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Ant
2 2 (20.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (20.00%) EasyMock
2 2 (20.00%) Gradle
2 2 (20.00%) jMock
2 2 (20.00%) Maven
2 2 (20.00%) Mockito
2 2 (20.00%) Spock
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (10.00%) IntelliJ
3 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Scala Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) REST
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
3 5 (50.00%) Spring
4 3 (30.00%) Node.js
5 2 (20.00%) JSON
5 2 (20.00%) SOAP
5 2 (20.00%) Velocity
6 1 (10.00%) JRuby
6 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) BDD
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (30.00%) Functional Programming
2 3 (30.00%) Service Design
3 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Scala
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) Clojure
4 1 (10.00%) Jython
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Kubernetes