The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank - - 96
Contract jobs citing Groovy 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - - 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £363 £413
% change year-on-year
+17.24% -12.12%
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
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
548 519 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 41.36% 38.19% 37.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 324 348
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 16 16
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £22.50 £28.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £51.68 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Groovy
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Groovy Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Groovy
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) API Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Web Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Web Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Web Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Services Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) API Testing
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft