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 29 September 2014 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
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank - 95 -
Contract jobs citing Groovy 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.068% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.76% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £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
520 553 704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 31.96% 37.39% 38.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 329 372
Average daily rate £325 £320 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 29 13
Average hourly rate £37.00 £22.75 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.63% +21.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £13.70 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Mule
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Integration

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon SQS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com