The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 60 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Groovy 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.86% - 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.21% - 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £456 £400 £334
% change year-on-year
+13.99% +19.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - £38.75
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 West Sussex region.

Programming Languages Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
271 223 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 38.77% 43.98% 26.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 144 56
Median daily rate £414 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.21% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £426 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 1
Median hourly rate £43.00 £50.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Groovy
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Groovy Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Groovy
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Groovy across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Groovy Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Groovy
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 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
Burgess Hill - 4 £318 -
Worthing - 1 - -
Groovy
South East

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) JUnit
2 11 (91.67%) Spring
2 11 (91.67%) Domain-Driven Design
2 11 (91.67%) Cucumber
2 11 (91.67%) REST
3 9 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (66.67%) Maven
4 8 (66.67%) Gradle
4 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (58.33%) Finance
6 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
6 6 (50.00%) SQL
6 6 (50.00%) Oracle
6 6 (50.00%) JSP
6 6 (50.00%) SOAP
6 6 (50.00%) Selenium
6 6 (50.00%) jQuery
6 6 (50.00%) JAX-RS
6 6 (50.00%) CQRS
6 6 (50.00%) Mockito
6 6 (50.00%) Hamcrest
6 6 (50.00%) BDD
6 6 (50.00%) Hudson
6 6 (50.00%) MyBatis
7 5 (41.67%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (41.67%) SoapUI
7 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (41.67%) Functional Testing

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 5 (41.67%) Confluence
1 5 (41.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Cucumber
1 11 (91.67%) JUnit
2 9 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (66.67%) Gradle
3 8 (66.67%) Maven
4 6 (50.00%) Hamcrest
4 6 (50.00%) Hudson
4 6 (50.00%) Mockito
4 6 (50.00%) Selenium
5 5 (41.67%) Ant
5 5 (41.67%) JIRA
5 5 (41.67%) JMeter
5 5 (41.67%) jMock
5 5 (41.67%) SoapUI
5 5 (41.67%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Java Developer
1 5 (41.67%) QA Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior QA Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Quality Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Quality Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Java Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) REST
1 11 (91.67%) Spring
2 6 (50.00%) JAX-RS
2 6 (50.00%) jQuery
2 6 (50.00%) JSP
2 6 (50.00%) MyBatis
2 6 (50.00%) SOAP
3 5 (41.67%) Ajax
3 5 (41.67%) Hibernate
3 5 (41.67%) Java EE
3 5 (41.67%) JMS
3 5 (41.67%) Struts
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 4 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (16.67%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Domain-Driven Design
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (50.00%) BDD
4 6 (50.00%) CQRS
5 5 (41.67%) Compatibility Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (41.67%) Functional Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Integration Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Regression Testing
5 5 (41.67%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (41.67%) TDD
5 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
6 4 (33.33%) Performance Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
7 3 (25.00%) Microservices
7 3 (25.00%) User Stories
8 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
9 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (41.67%) ISEB
3 4 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 4 (33.33%) Rally