The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank - - 69
Contract jobs citing Groovy 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £413
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
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
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
304 384 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 55.17% 49.04% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 274 213
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 6
Median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £28.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -22.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £15.20 £20.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.13 £22.50 £33.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Groovy
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Groovy Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Groovy
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 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 Wales region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Grails
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (100.00%) UI Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Grails
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP