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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 91 114 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Contract jobs citing Groovy 15 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.96% 0.23% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.22% 0.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
676 842 656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.31% 39.05% 36.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 479 548 412
Median daily rate £403 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.92% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 10
Median hourly rate £13.50 £19.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -40.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £15.23 £20.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £42.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Groovy as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Groovy across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Groovy Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Groovy
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 Groovy within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 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 +18 9 £420 -6.66% 2
Bradford - 3 £350 -
Halifax - 3 £295 -
Groovy
Yorkshire

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Groovy 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 Groovy.

1 30 (81.08%) Java
2 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (59.46%) RESTful
4 20 (54.05%) Scala
4 20 (54.05%) TDD
4 20 (54.05%) Scrum
5 19 (51.35%) OO
6 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
7 15 (40.54%) Pair Programming
7 15 (40.54%) Spring
8 14 (37.84%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (37.84%) BDD
8 14 (37.84%) Microservices
9 13 (35.14%) Software Delivery
9 13 (35.14%) Clojure
9 13 (35.14%) SOA
10 12 (32.43%) HTML
10 12 (32.43%) CSS
10 12 (32.43%) Hibernate
10 12 (32.43%) OOP
10 12 (32.43%) Mercurial
10 12 (32.43%) Git (software)
10 12 (32.43%) Open Source
10 12 (32.43%) HTML5
10 12 (32.43%) SoapUI
10 12 (32.43%) CSS3
10 12 (32.43%) GitHub
10 12 (32.43%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (32.43%) Virtual Machines
11 8 (21.62%) Kanban

Groovy
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 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 12 (32.43%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) NoSQL
2 3 (8.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Git (software)
1 12 (32.43%) Mercurial
1 12 (32.43%) SoapUI
2 8 (21.62%) Selenium
3 4 (10.81%) Cucumber
4 3 (8.11%) JUnit
4 3 (8.11%) WebDriver
5 2 (5.41%) Geb
5 2 (5.41%) Hudson
5 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.41%) Spock
6 1 (2.70%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.70%) LoadUI
6 1 (2.70%) Mockito
General
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
1 1 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Developer
2 24 (64.86%) Java Developer
3 14 (37.84%) Senior Developer
4 13 (35.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (32.43%) Java Scala Developer
5 12 (32.43%) Scala Developer
5 12 (32.43%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 12 (32.43%) Senior Scala Developer
6 8 (21.62%) Automation Tester
6 8 (21.62%) Tester
7 5 (13.51%) Agile Developer
7 5 (13.51%) Agile Java Developer
7 5 (13.51%) Java Automation Tester
7 5 (13.51%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 5 (13.51%) Selenium Tester
8 4 (10.81%) Analyst
8 4 (10.81%) Test Analyst
9 3 (8.11%) e-Learning Developer
9 3 (8.11%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (5.41%) Manual Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (59.46%) RESTful
2 15 (40.54%) Spring
3 12 (32.43%) CSS
3 12 (32.43%) CSS3
3 12 (32.43%) Hibernate
3 12 (32.43%) HTML
3 12 (32.43%) HTML5
4 8 (21.62%) Grails
5 6 (16.22%) Gherkin
6 5 (13.51%) Web Services
7 3 (8.11%) SOAP
8 2 (5.41%) JAX-RS
9 1 (2.70%) Dropwizard
9 1 (2.70%) ELK Stack
9 1 (2.70%) Node.js
9 1 (2.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.11%) e-Learning
3 2 (5.41%) Learning Management System
4 1 (2.70%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
1 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (54.05%) Scrum
2 20 (54.05%) TDD
3 19 (51.35%) OO
4 15 (40.54%) Pair Programming
5 14 (37.84%) BDD
5 14 (37.84%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (37.84%) Microservices
6 13 (35.14%) SOA
6 13 (35.14%) Software Delivery
7 12 (32.43%) OOP
7 12 (32.43%) Open Source
8 8 (21.62%) Kanban
8 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
9 6 (16.22%) API Testing
9 6 (16.22%) Automated Testing
9 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
9 6 (16.22%) Test Scripting
9 6 (16.22%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 30 (81.08%) Java
2 20 (54.05%) Scala
3 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
4 13 (35.14%) Clojure
5 3 (8.11%) SQL
6 2 (5.41%) Python
7 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.70%) C#
7 1 (2.70%) F#
7 1 (2.70%) Ruby
7 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) ISEB
1 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) QA
System Software
1 12 (32.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Grafana
1 1 (2.70%) Kibana
1 1 (2.70%) logstash
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) AppDynamics
1 1 (2.70%) Splunk