The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 120 145 116
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -29
Contract jobs citing Groovy 34 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.14% 0.25% 0.042%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.51% 0.64% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 8 0
Median daily rate £500 £339 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.60% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £333
% change year-on-year
- +42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -
Groovy
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1357 1258 778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 45.38% 39.52% 33.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 923 847 465
Median daily rate £400 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 16
Median hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.64 £12.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Groovy as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Groovy
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Groovy Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Groovy
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Groovy across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Groovy Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Groovy
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Groovy Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Groovy
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
West Yorkshire +30 24 £500 +29.03% 2
South Yorkshire - 10 £438 - 1
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 54 (90.00%) Java
2 45 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (68.33%) Git (software)
4 37 (61.67%) Scala
5 34 (56.67%) TDD
6 33 (55.00%) GitHub
7 32 (53.33%) Spring
8 31 (51.67%) Clojure
9 30 (50.00%) Pair Programming
10 29 (48.33%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (48.33%) JavaScript
10 29 (48.33%) RESTful
11 27 (45.00%) OO
12 26 (43.33%) Scrum
13 25 (41.67%) Microservices
14 22 (36.67%) Open Source
15 21 (35.00%) HTML5
15 21 (35.00%) CSS3
15 21 (35.00%) CSS
15 21 (35.00%) HTML
15 21 (35.00%) Virtual Machines
16 20 (33.33%) SOA
16 20 (33.33%) OOP
16 20 (33.33%) Hibernate
16 20 (33.33%) BDD
16 20 (33.33%) Mercurial
16 20 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
16 20 (33.33%) Software Delivery
17 15 (25.00%) REST
18 12 (20.00%) Linux

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in 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 8 (13.33%) Confluence
2 7 (11.67%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 33 (55.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) NoSQL
2 7 (11.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 41 (68.33%) Git (software)
2 20 (33.33%) Mercurial
3 11 (18.33%) Jenkins
4 9 (15.00%) JIRA
5 8 (13.33%) Spock
6 6 (10.00%) Selenium
6 6 (10.00%) Subversion
7 5 (8.33%) Ant
7 5 (8.33%) Gradle
7 5 (8.33%) Maven
7 5 (8.33%) Mockito
8 4 (6.67%) EasyMock
8 4 (6.67%) IntelliJ
8 4 (6.67%) jMock
8 4 (6.67%) SoapUI
9 3 (5.00%) Cucumber
9 3 (5.00%) Eclipse
9 3 (5.00%) JUnit
10 2 (3.33%) Geb
10 2 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (3.33%) Banking
1 2 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 52 (86.67%) Developer
2 46 (76.67%) Java Developer
3 24 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 23 (38.33%) Java Scala Developer
4 23 (38.33%) Scala Developer
4 23 (38.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 20 (33.33%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 20 (33.33%) Senior Scala Developer
6 10 (16.67%) Agile Developer
6 10 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Automation Tester
8 2 (3.33%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Test Specialist
8 2 (3.33%) Tester
8 2 (3.33%) Unix Developer
9 1 (1.67%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (53.33%) Spring
2 29 (48.33%) RESTful
3 21 (35.00%) CSS
3 21 (35.00%) CSS3
3 21 (35.00%) HTML
3 21 (35.00%) HTML5
4 20 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 15 (25.00%) REST
6 10 (16.67%) Web Services
7 8 (13.33%) Grails
8 6 (10.00%) JSON
8 6 (10.00%) SOAP
8 6 (10.00%) Spring MVC
9 5 (8.33%) Velocity
10 3 (5.00%) JRuby
11 2 (3.33%) jQuery
11 2 (3.33%) Node.js
12 1 (1.67%) Backbone.js
12 1 (1.67%) Gherkin
12 1 (1.67%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.67%) Streaming Video
2 1 (1.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.00%) Linux
2 11 (18.33%) Unix
3 7 (11.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (56.67%) TDD
3 30 (50.00%) Pair Programming
4 29 (48.33%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (45.00%) OO
6 26 (43.33%) Scrum
7 25 (41.67%) Microservices
8 22 (36.67%) Open Source
9 20 (33.33%) BDD
9 20 (33.33%) OOP
9 20 (33.33%) SOA
9 20 (33.33%) Software Delivery
10 9 (15.00%) DevOps
11 7 (11.67%) Continuous Deployment
11 7 (11.67%) E-Commerce
11 7 (11.67%) MVC
11 7 (11.67%) Release Management
12 4 (6.67%) Functional Testing
12 4 (6.67%) SDLC
12 4 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 54 (90.00%) Java
2 37 (61.67%) Scala
3 31 (51.67%) Clojure
4 29 (48.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.67%) SQL
6 3 (5.00%) Jython
7 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.67%) Python
7 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) Degree
System Software
1 21 (35.00%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Grafana
1 1 (1.67%) Kibana
1 1 (1.67%) logstash
Vendors
1 1 (1.67%) Akamai
1 1 (1.67%) AppDynamics
1 1 (1.67%) Splunk