The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy 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 Groovy over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Groovy
Rank 120 - 98
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Groovy 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.087% - 0.065%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% - 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£388 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £328 £290
% change year-on-year
+45.03% +12.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £40.00
Groovy
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
912 548 571
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 39.86% 32.20% 36.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 335 311
Average daily rate £350 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 35
Average hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +81.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Groovy across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Groovy
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Groovy Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Groovy
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 Groovy within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 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 - 1 £400 - 1
Groovy
Yorkshire

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Groovy 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 Groovy.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) Oracle
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (54.55%) Python
3 6 (54.55%) Eclipse
4 5 (45.45%) Swing
4 5 (45.45%) MySQL
4 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (45.45%) NetBeans
4 5 (45.45%) Scala
5 4 (36.36%) Machine Learning
5 4 (36.36%) JavaFX
5 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
5 4 (36.36%) TDD
5 4 (36.36%) Spring
5 4 (36.36%) Java EE
5 4 (36.36%) Perl
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) JUnit
6 3 (27.27%) XML
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) OO
6 3 (27.27%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (27.27%) Subversion
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
6 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
6 3 (27.27%) Apache Hive
6 3 (27.27%) Apache Pig

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Groovy 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 Groovy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
1 3 (27.27%) Apache Pig
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) SAS
3 1 (9.09%) GlassFish
3 1 (9.09%) Confluence
3 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) Hadoop
2 3 (27.27%) Apache Hive
3 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
3 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
3 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (18.18%) Big Data
3 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 1 (9.09%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Eclipse
2 5 (45.45%) NetBeans
3 3 (27.27%) Subversion
3 3 (27.27%) JUnit
3 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
4 2 (18.18%) JIRA
5 1 (9.09%) Gradle
5 1 (9.09%) Ant
5 1 (9.09%) Maven
General
1 3 (27.27%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Polyglot Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Swing
2 4 (36.36%) Spring
2 4 (36.36%) Java EE
2 4 (36.36%) JavaFX
3 3 (27.27%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
4 2 (18.18%) JFreeChart
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) JFace
4 2 (18.18%) Grails
5 1 (9.09%) JSF
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (9.09%) JPA
5 1 (9.09%) J2EE
5 1 (9.09%) WSDL
5 1 (9.09%) XML Schema
5 1 (9.09%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
2 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
2 2 (18.18%) Chemistry
2 2 (18.18%) Life Science
3 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (9.09%) W3C
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (36.36%) Machine Learning
2 4 (36.36%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) Functional Programming
4 2 (18.18%) Knowledge Discovery
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) OOP
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Kanban
5 1 (9.09%) Open Source
5 1 (9.09%) Feature Driven Development
5 1 (9.09%) BDD
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) Python
3 5 (45.45%) Scala
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) Perl
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) R
6 1 (9.09%) Clojure
6 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (9.09%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
2 1 (9.09%) SaltStack