The table below looks at the statistics for Grails skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grails over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Grails
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank - 113 -
Contract jobs citing Grails 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.051% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.46% -7.14%
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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
493 615 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 34.14% 31.36% 29.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 425 346
Median daily rate £400 £388 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Median hourly rate £22.50 £10.20 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.58% -74.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%

Grails
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Grails as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Grails Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Grails
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Grails Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Grails 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Grails.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) Groovy
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) Spring
4 3 (37.50%) Spring MVC
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) e-Learning
4 3 (37.50%) Backbone.js
4 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) Jasmine
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) CSS3
5 2 (25.00%) React
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Protractor
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (25.00%) Learning Management System
5 2 (25.00%) Mocha
5 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
6 1 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) OO
6 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 1 (12.50%) JMS
6 1 (12.50%) SQL

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in West 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (25.00%) Mocha
1 2 (25.00%) Protractor
2 1 (12.50%) Ant
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Mockito
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Java Developer
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (37.50%) e-Learning Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Angular Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
1 3 (37.50%) Backbone.js
1 3 (37.50%) Spring
1 3 (37.50%) Spring MVC
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) CSS3
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) React
3 1 (12.50%) Ember.js
3 1 (12.50%) Java EE
3 1 (12.50%) JMS
3 1 (12.50%) JSF
3 1 (12.50%) Node.js
3 1 (12.50%) Play Framework
3 1 (12.50%) Sinatra
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) e-Learning
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 1 (12.50%) Microservices
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) Groovy
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) XPath
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle