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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grails over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grails
Rank 125 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Grails 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.044% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
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Yorkshire

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
694 479 434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.74% 28.77% 28.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 473 309 263
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 19
Average hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

Grails
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Grails across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Grails also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Grails.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Hibernate
2 7 (87.50%) Spring
2 7 (87.50%) XML
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle
4 5 (62.50%) JIRA
5 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
5 4 (50.00%) Atlassian
5 4 (50.00%) GlassFish
5 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (50.00%) Scrum
5 4 (50.00%) TDD
5 4 (50.00%) Project Management
5 4 (50.00%) JAXB
5 4 (50.00%) W3C
5 4 (50.00%) Apache
5 4 (50.00%) ETL
5 4 (50.00%) WSDL
5 4 (50.00%) XML Schema
5 4 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (50.00%) Web Services
5 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (50.00%) JUnit
5 4 (50.00%) Kanban
5 4 (50.00%) Confluence
5 4 (50.00%) Feature Driven Development
5 4 (50.00%) Analytics

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Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Grails also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Grails. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (50.00%) GlassFish
1 4 (50.00%) Confluence
1 4 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) CICS
3 1 (12.50%) SAS
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Pig
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Adabas
1 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) JIRA
2 4 (50.00%) JUnit
3 1 (12.50%) Maven
3 1 (12.50%) Gradle
3 1 (12.50%) Ant
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) COBOL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) XML
1 7 (87.50%) Hibernate
1 7 (87.50%) Spring
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) WSDL
3 4 (50.00%) XML Schema
3 4 (50.00%) JAXB
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (37.50%) NHibernate
4 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) Struts
4 3 (37.50%) JSON
4 3 (37.50%) Spring MVC
4 3 (37.50%) Django
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) W3C
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (50.00%) ETL
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) Kanban
2 4 (50.00%) Feature Driven Development
2 4 (50.00%) Analytics
2 4 (50.00%) User Stories
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) RUP
3 3 (37.50%) SOA
3 3 (37.50%) Time Management
3 3 (37.50%) Web Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) Perl
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) Ruby
5 2 (25.00%) Groovy
5 2 (25.00%) COBOL
5 2 (25.00%) NATURAL
5 2 (25.00%) JCL
6 1 (12.50%) Scala
6 1 (12.50%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Atlassian