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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 105 115 102
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Contract jobs citing Groovy 21 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.04% 0.19% 0.058%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.24% 0.49% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 0
Median daily rate £500 £395 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.58% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £381 £363
% change year-on-year
+18.03% +5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - £37.49
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
939 823 710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 46.32% 38.93% 40.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 574 454
Median daily rate £400 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £402
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 10
Median hourly rate £14.88 £40.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.81% +113.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £35.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £45.00 £30.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +17 20 £500 +25.00%
Bradford +12 1 - -
Groovy
Yorkshire

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 22 (88.00%) Java
2 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (80.00%) TDD
4 18 (72.00%) Spring
4 18 (72.00%) OO
5 17 (68.00%) Pair Programming
6 16 (64.00%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (64.00%) Git (software)
7 15 (60.00%) RESTful
7 15 (60.00%) Scala
7 15 (60.00%) HTML5
7 15 (60.00%) CSS3
7 15 (60.00%) Scrum
7 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
7 15 (60.00%) HTML
7 15 (60.00%) CSS
7 15 (60.00%) Microservices
8 14 (56.00%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (56.00%) GitHub
8 14 (56.00%) Software Delivery
8 14 (56.00%) Virtual Machines
8 14 (56.00%) OOP
8 14 (56.00%) SOA
8 14 (56.00%) Hibernate
8 14 (56.00%) Clojure
8 14 (56.00%) Open Source
8 14 (56.00%) Mercurial
9 7 (28.00%) BDD
10 6 (24.00%) Grails
11 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce

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 (4.00%) Confluence
1 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 14 (56.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (4.00%) Big Data
1 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (64.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (56.00%) Mercurial
3 3 (12.00%) JUnit
3 3 (12.00%) Spock
4 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (8.00%) Geb
4 2 (8.00%) JIRA
5 1 (4.00%) IntelliJ
5 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
5 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.00%) Mocha
5 1 (4.00%) Mockito
5 1 (4.00%) Protractor
5 1 (4.00%) Selenium
5 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 21 (84.00%) Java Developer
3 15 (60.00%) Senior Developer
4 14 (56.00%) Java Scala Developer
4 14 (56.00%) Scala Developer
4 14 (56.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 14 (56.00%) Senior Java Scala Developer
4 14 (56.00%) Senior Scala Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (72.00%) Spring
2 15 (60.00%) CSS
2 15 (60.00%) CSS3
2 15 (60.00%) HTML
2 15 (60.00%) HTML5
2 15 (60.00%) RESTful
3 14 (56.00%) Hibernate
4 6 (24.00%) Grails
5 2 (8.00%) jQuery
5 2 (8.00%) REST
6 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.00%) Backbone.js
6 1 (4.00%) Dropwizard
6 1 (4.00%) ELK Stack
6 1 (4.00%) Gherkin
6 1 (4.00%) Node.js
6 1 (4.00%) Spring MVC
6 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.00%) Streaming Video
2 1 (4.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (80.00%) TDD
3 18 (72.00%) OO
4 17 (68.00%) Pair Programming
5 16 (64.00%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (60.00%) Microservices
6 15 (60.00%) Scrum
7 14 (56.00%) OOP
7 14 (56.00%) Open Source
7 14 (56.00%) SOA
7 14 (56.00%) Software Delivery
8 7 (28.00%) BDD
9 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
10 3 (12.00%) High Availability
11 2 (8.00%) DevOps
11 2 (8.00%) Functional Testing
11 2 (8.00%) Kanban
11 2 (8.00%) User Stories
12 1 (4.00%) System Testing
12 1 (4.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) Java
2 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (60.00%) Scala
3 14 (56.00%) Clojure
4 2 (8.00%) SQL
5 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.00%) Python
5 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Grafana
1 1 (4.00%) Kibana
1 1 (4.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Akamai
1 1 (4.00%) AppDynamics
1 1 (4.00%) Splunk