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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 110 138 116
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -22
Contract jobs citing Groovy 29 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.01% 0.14% 0.044%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.19% 0.35% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 4 0
Median daily rate £475 £395 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £456 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.99% +23.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - -
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
1324 1145 828
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 45.96% 38.80% 36.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 890 780 493
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 £300 £276 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 23
Median hourly rate £19.38 £40.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.56% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £30.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £31.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 July 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 July 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 +17 20 £500 +26.58% 4
South Yorkshire - 9 £438 - 2
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 44 (91.67%) Java
2 35 (72.92%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (72.92%) Git (software)
3 29 (60.42%) Scala
4 27 (56.25%) GitHub
5 26 (54.17%) Spring
6 25 (52.08%) TDD
6 25 (52.08%) Clojure
7 24 (50.00%) Pair Programming
7 24 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (47.92%) RESTful
9 21 (43.75%) JavaScript
10 20 (41.67%) OO
10 20 (41.67%) Microservices
11 19 (39.58%) Scrum
12 17 (35.42%) Open Source
13 16 (33.33%) HTML5
13 16 (33.33%) CSS3
13 16 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
13 16 (33.33%) CSS
13 16 (33.33%) HTML
14 15 (31.25%) SOA
14 15 (31.25%) OOP
14 15 (31.25%) Hibernate
14 15 (31.25%) Software Delivery
14 15 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
14 15 (31.25%) Mercurial
14 15 (31.25%) BDD
15 14 (29.17%) REST
16 12 (25.00%) 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 (16.67%) Confluence
2 7 (14.58%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 27 (56.25%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) NoSQL
2 6 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.08%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 35 (72.92%) Git (software)
2 15 (31.25%) Mercurial
3 9 (18.75%) Jenkins
3 9 (18.75%) JIRA
4 8 (16.67%) Spock
5 6 (12.50%) Selenium
5 6 (12.50%) Subversion
6 5 (10.42%) Ant
6 5 (10.42%) Gradle
6 5 (10.42%) Maven
6 5 (10.42%) Mockito
7 4 (8.33%) EasyMock
7 4 (8.33%) IntelliJ
7 4 (8.33%) jMock
8 3 (6.25%) Eclipse
8 3 (6.25%) JUnit
9 2 (4.17%) Cucumber
9 2 (4.17%) Geb
9 2 (4.17%) SoapUI
9 2 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (4.17%) Banking
1 2 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (87.50%) Developer
2 36 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 19 (39.58%) Senior Developer
4 18 (37.50%) Java Scala Developer
4 18 (37.50%) Scala Developer
4 18 (37.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 15 (31.25%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 15 (31.25%) Senior Scala Developer
6 7 (14.58%) Agile Developer
6 7 (14.58%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Automation Tester
8 2 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Tester
8 2 (4.17%) Unix Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Analyst
9 1 (2.08%) Full Stack Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (54.17%) Spring
2 23 (47.92%) RESTful
3 16 (33.33%) CSS
3 16 (33.33%) CSS3
3 16 (33.33%) HTML
3 16 (33.33%) HTML5
4 15 (31.25%) Hibernate
5 14 (29.17%) REST
6 9 (18.75%) Web Services
7 7 (14.58%) Grails
8 6 (12.50%) JSON
8 6 (12.50%) SOAP
8 6 (12.50%) Spring MVC
9 5 (10.42%) Velocity
10 3 (6.25%) JRuby
11 2 (4.17%) jQuery
11 2 (4.17%) Node.js
12 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
12 1 (2.08%) Backbone.js
12 1 (2.08%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.08%) Streaming Video
2 1 (2.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.00%) Linux
2 11 (22.92%) Unix
3 7 (14.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (72.92%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (52.08%) TDD
3 24 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (50.00%) Pair Programming
4 20 (41.67%) Microservices
4 20 (41.67%) OO
5 19 (39.58%) Scrum
6 17 (35.42%) Open Source
7 15 (31.25%) BDD
7 15 (31.25%) OOP
7 15 (31.25%) SOA
7 15 (31.25%) Software Delivery
8 9 (18.75%) DevOps
9 7 (14.58%) MVC
9 7 (14.58%) Release Management
10 5 (10.42%) E-Commerce
11 3 (6.25%) High Availability
12 2 (4.17%) Functional Testing
12 2 (4.17%) Test Scripting
12 2 (4.17%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 44 (91.67%) Java
2 29 (60.42%) Scala
3 25 (52.08%) Clojure
4 21 (43.75%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.25%) Jython
6 2 (4.17%) SQL
7 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.08%) Python
7 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (10.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Grafana
1 1 (2.08%) Kibana
1 1 (2.08%) logstash
Vendors
1 1 (2.08%) Akamai
1 1 (2.08%) AppDynamics
1 1 (2.08%) Splunk
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