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 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grails
Rank 117 112 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Grails 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.15% 0.25% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Median daily rate £420 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.63% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Grails
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
673 563 569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 33.38% 28.54% 31.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 488 372 400
Median daily rate £413 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £35.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.28% +169.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

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
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grails within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
Leeds -11 3 £420 -23.63% 1
Grails
Yorkshire

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Groovy
2 3 (75.00%) Node.js
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Sinatra
4 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (25.00%) Mustache
4 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Protractor
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Node.js
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (25.00%) Mocha
1 1 (25.00%) Protractor
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby Developer
3 1 (25.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) JSTL
2 1 (25.00%) Mustache
2 1 (25.00%) Sinatra
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (25.00%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Social Media
1 1 (25.00%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Programming
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Groovy
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) PHP