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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grails
Rank 109 - 97
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Grails 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.35% - 0.079%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.30% - 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£463 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £320
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
538 543 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.86% 30.89% 27.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 371 211
Average daily rate £335 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 5
Average hourly rate £45.00 £13.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+246.15% -60.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

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

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 3 June 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grails within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 4 £550 -
Bradford - 2 £375 -
Grails
Yorkshire

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Apache
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) JUnit
3 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 4 (57.14%) ETL
3 4 (57.14%) WSDL
3 4 (57.14%) XML Schema
3 4 (57.14%) JAXB
3 4 (57.14%) W3C
3 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
3 4 (57.14%) JIRA
3 4 (57.14%) Atlassian
3 4 (57.14%) GlassFish
3 4 (57.14%) Kanban
3 4 (57.14%) Confluence
3 4 (57.14%) Feature Driven Development
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) Analytics

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (57.14%) WebSphere
1 4 (57.14%) GlassFish
1 4 (57.14%) Confluence
1 4 (57.14%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) CICS
3 1 (14.29%) SAS
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Pig
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Adabas
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JUnit
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) COBOL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) WSDL
3 4 (57.14%) XML Schema
3 4 (57.14%) JAXB
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (42.86%) NHibernate
4 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) Struts
4 3 (42.86%) JSON
4 3 (42.86%) Spring MVC
4 3 (42.86%) Django
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) W3C
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) ETL
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (57.14%) Kanban
2 4 (57.14%) Feature Driven Development
2 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) User Stories
3 3 (42.86%) Time Management
3 3 (42.86%) Web Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) RUP
3 3 (42.86%) SOA
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Python
4 3 (42.86%) Perl
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) Ruby
5 2 (28.57%) COBOL
5 2 (28.57%) NATURAL
5 2 (28.57%) JCL
6 1 (14.29%) Groovy
6 1 (14.29%) Scala
6 1 (14.29%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
1 4 (57.14%) Atlassian