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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 109 102 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Groovy 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.15% 0.057% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.38% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £388 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
794 637 588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 39.25% 36.36% 38.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 515 444 393
Average daily rate £400 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 6
Average hourly rate £19.50 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.28% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £33.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £43.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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
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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -7 2 £388 +3.33% 1
Bradford - 1 - -
Groovy
Yorkshire

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) HTML5
2 5 (71.43%) Open Source
2 5 (71.43%) MongoDB
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) GitHub
2 5 (71.43%) Software Delivery
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) Subversion
3 4 (57.14%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Blog
3 4 (57.14%) MySQL
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) SDLC
3 4 (57.14%) Redis
3 4 (57.14%) Riak
3 4 (57.14%) Bitbucket
3 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
3 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
3 4 (57.14%) SaltStack
3 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
3 4 (57.14%) C#

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (14.29%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MongoDB
2 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
2 4 (57.14%) Redis
2 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 4 (57.14%) Riak
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 4 (57.14%) Bitbucket
2 4 (57.14%) Subversion
3 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Java Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Senior Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Java Scala Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Lead Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Scala Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Scala Developer
5 1 (14.29%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) HTML5
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) Ajax
5 1 (14.29%) Grails
5 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 1 (14.29%) JSTL
5 1 (14.29%) Mustache
5 1 (14.29%) RESTful
5 1 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (14.29%) Spring
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) WebSockets
5 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Blog
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
2 1 (14.29%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Open Source
2 5 (71.43%) Software Delivery
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
3 4 (57.14%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Microservices
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) Scala
4 1 (14.29%) Clojure
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
1 4 (57.14%) SaltStack
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