The table below looks at the statistics for Grails skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grails over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grails
Rank - 145 125
Contract jobs citing Grails 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.10% 0.040%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.36% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £550 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £418 £363
% change year-on-year
-22.15% +15.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Grails
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
924 844 765
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.58% 28.83% 30.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 516 529
Average daily rate £400 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 4
Average hourly rate £10.20 £40.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.50% +128.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

Grails
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Grails across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Grails Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Grails Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Grails across the Yorkshire region.

Grails Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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Top 20 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Grails 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 Grails.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) JSTL
1 1 (100.00%) Social Network
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) WebSockets
1 1 (100.00%) Mustache

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Grails 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 Grails. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Developer
1 1 (100.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) JSTL
1 1 (100.00%) Mustache
1 1 (100.00%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
1 1 (100.00%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby