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 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grails
Rank 106 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Grails 16 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.79% 0.33% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.24% 1.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 0
Median daily rate £400 £463 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
- -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
713 594 472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.11% 27.71% 28.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 414 312
Median daily rate £400 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £293 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 3
Median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% +344.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Grails across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Grails Daily Rate Histogram 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 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
Leeds +10 15 £400 -27.27%
Grails
Yorkshire

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (87.50%) TDD
2 12 (75.00%) BDD
3 11 (68.75%) Java
4 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
5 9 (56.25%) Backbone.js
5 9 (56.25%) Node.js
6 8 (50.00%) Sinatra
6 8 (50.00%) Ruby
6 8 (50.00%) Ember.js
7 7 (43.75%) Groovy
7 7 (43.75%) Automated Testing
8 6 (37.50%) Scrum
9 4 (25.00%) OO
9 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
10 3 (18.75%) Pair Programming
10 3 (18.75%) Spring
10 3 (18.75%) React
10 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
11 2 (12.50%) Spock
11 2 (12.50%) Geb
11 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (12.50%) JUnit
11 2 (12.50%) High Availability
12 1 (6.25%) CSS3
12 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
12 1 (6.25%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (6.25%) Jasmine
12 1 (6.25%) GitHub
12 1 (6.25%) HTML5

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 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Geb
1 2 (12.50%) JUnit
1 2 (12.50%) Spock
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Jasmine
2 1 (6.25%) Mocha
2 1 (6.25%) Protractor
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Java Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Ruby Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) Backbone.js
1 9 (56.25%) Node.js
2 8 (50.00%) Ember.js
2 8 (50.00%) Sinatra
3 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
3 3 (18.75%) React
3 3 (18.75%) Spring
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) CSS3
4 1 (6.25%) Express
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) HTML5
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
4 1 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (87.50%) TDD
2 12 (75.00%) BDD
3 7 (43.75%) Automated Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Scrum
5 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (25.00%) OO
6 3 (18.75%) Pair Programming
7 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (12.50%) High Availability
8 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (6.25%) Functional Programming
8 1 (6.25%) MVC
8 1 (6.25%) Performance Optimisation
8 1 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) Ruby
4 7 (43.75%) Groovy
5 1 (6.25%) CoffeeScript