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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 124 138 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing Groovy 22 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.75% 0.30% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.71% 0.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 0
Median daily rate £413 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £363 £413
% change year-on-year
+14.48% -12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £37.49
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -39.98%
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
1290 1262 1073
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.01% 42.53% 42.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 915 815 729
Median daily rate £400 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 24
Median hourly rate £32.50 £38.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.47% +31.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £26.00 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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
South Yorkshire - 13 £413 -
West Yorkshire -4 9 £500 +33.33% 6
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 25 (92.59%) Java
2 22 (81.48%) Git (software)
3 18 (66.67%) GitHub
4 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (59.26%) Scala
6 15 (55.56%) Clojure
6 15 (55.56%) Spring
6 15 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (51.85%) RESTful
8 12 (44.44%) Microservices
8 12 (44.44%) TDD
9 11 (40.74%) Scrum
10 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
10 10 (37.04%) HTML
10 10 (37.04%) Linux
10 10 (37.04%) Pair Programming
10 10 (37.04%) HTML5
11 9 (33.33%) Open Source
11 9 (33.33%) CSS3
11 9 (33.33%) Software Delivery
11 9 (33.33%) Unix
11 9 (33.33%) CSS
12 8 (29.63%) OOP
12 8 (29.63%) OO
12 8 (29.63%) SOA
12 8 (29.63%) Hibernate
12 8 (29.63%) JSON
12 8 (29.63%) JIRA
12 8 (29.63%) REST
12 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Software

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 7 (25.93%) Confluence
2 6 (22.22%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.70%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 18 (66.67%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) MongoDB
2 7 (25.93%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) Redis
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) Riak
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (81.48%) Git (software)
2 8 (29.63%) JIRA
2 8 (29.63%) Mercurial
3 7 (25.93%) Jenkins
3 7 (25.93%) Subversion
4 6 (22.22%) Spock
5 5 (18.52%) Ant
5 5 (18.52%) Gradle
5 5 (18.52%) Maven
5 5 (18.52%) Selenium
6 4 (14.81%) EasyMock
6 4 (14.81%) jMock
6 4 (14.81%) Mockito
7 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
7 3 (11.11%) IntelliJ
8 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
8 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
8 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
8 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 18 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 10 (37.04%) Java Scala Developer
3 10 (37.04%) Scala Developer
3 10 (37.04%) Senior Developer
3 10 (37.04%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (29.63%) Senior Java Scala Developer
4 8 (29.63%) Senior Scala Developer
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Unix Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Tester
6 1 (3.70%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) Spring
2 14 (51.85%) RESTful
3 10 (37.04%) HTML
3 10 (37.04%) HTML5
4 9 (33.33%) CSS
4 9 (33.33%) CSS3
5 8 (29.63%) Hibernate
5 8 (29.63%) JSON
5 8 (29.63%) REST
6 7 (25.93%) SOAP
6 7 (25.93%) Web Services
7 5 (18.52%) Spring MVC
7 5 (18.52%) Velocity
8 3 (11.11%) jQuery
8 3 (11.11%) JRuby
9 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
9 1 (3.70%) Gherkin
9 1 (3.70%) Grails
9 1 (3.70%) Mustache
9 1 (3.70%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Blog
2 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.70%) Social Media
2 1 (3.70%) Social Network
2 1 (3.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Linux
2 9 (33.33%) Unix
3 6 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (44.44%) Microservices
3 12 (44.44%) TDD
4 11 (40.74%) Scrum
5 10 (37.04%) Pair Programming
6 9 (33.33%) Open Source
6 9 (33.33%) Software Delivery
7 8 (29.63%) OO
7 8 (29.63%) OOP
7 8 (29.63%) SOA
8 7 (25.93%) DevOps
8 7 (25.93%) MVC
9 6 (22.22%) Release Management
10 4 (14.81%) BDD
11 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
11 2 (7.41%) Functional Testing
11 2 (7.41%) SDLC
12 1 (3.70%) Project Management
12 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) Java
2 16 (59.26%) Scala
3 15 (55.56%) Clojure
4 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.11%) Jython
6 1 (3.70%) C#
6 1 (3.70%) PHP
6 1 (3.70%) Python
6 1 (3.70%) Ruby
6 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Akamai
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle
1 1 (3.70%) SaltStack
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