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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Groovy
Rank 107 137 129
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -8
Contract jobs citing Groovy 28 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.97% 0.34% 0.040%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.18% 0.79% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 0
Median daily rate £419 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £413
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
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
1282 1264 1065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.61% 43.41% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 911 861 711
Median daily rate £400 £335 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 16 27
Median hourly rate £16.30 £40.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.26% +37.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £34.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.65 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

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 28 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 28 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
West Yorkshire +7 15 £500 +33.33% 3
South Yorkshire - 13 £413 -
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 29 (93.55%) Java
2 25 (80.65%) Git (software)
3 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (64.52%) Spring
4 20 (64.52%) GitHub
5 18 (58.06%) Scala
5 18 (58.06%) Clojure
5 18 (58.06%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (54.84%) RESTful
6 17 (54.84%) TDD
7 15 (48.39%) Microservices
8 14 (45.16%) Pair Programming
8 14 (45.16%) Scrum
9 13 (41.94%) OO
9 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
9 13 (41.94%) HTML
9 13 (41.94%) CSS
9 13 (41.94%) HTML5
9 13 (41.94%) CSS3
10 11 (35.48%) OOP
10 11 (35.48%) SOA
10 11 (35.48%) Mercurial
10 11 (35.48%) Hibernate
10 11 (35.48%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (35.48%) Software Delivery
10 11 (35.48%) Open Source
11 10 (32.26%) Linux
12 9 (29.03%) Unix
13 8 (25.81%) MVC
13 8 (25.81%) JIRA

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 (22.58%) Confluence
2 6 (19.35%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.45%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 20 (64.52%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) MongoDB
1 6 (19.35%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 25 (80.65%) Git (software)
2 11 (35.48%) Mercurial
3 8 (25.81%) JIRA
4 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
5 6 (19.35%) Spock
5 6 (19.35%) Subversion
6 5 (16.13%) Ant
6 5 (16.13%) Gradle
6 5 (16.13%) Maven
6 5 (16.13%) Selenium
7 4 (12.90%) EasyMock
7 4 (12.90%) jMock
7 4 (12.90%) Mockito
8 3 (9.68%) Eclipse
8 3 (9.68%) IntelliJ
9 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
9 1 (3.23%) Jasmine
9 1 (3.23%) Mocha
9 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
9 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (6.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Developer
2 22 (70.97%) Java Developer
3 12 (38.71%) Java Scala Developer
3 12 (38.71%) Scala Developer
3 12 (38.71%) Senior Developer
3 12 (38.71%) Senior Java Developer
4 11 (35.48%) Senior Java Scala Developer
4 11 (35.48%) Senior Scala Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Unix Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Tester
6 1 (3.23%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (64.52%) Spring
2 17 (54.84%) RESTful
3 13 (41.94%) CSS
3 13 (41.94%) CSS3
3 13 (41.94%) HTML
3 13 (41.94%) HTML5
4 11 (35.48%) Hibernate
5 8 (25.81%) REST
6 7 (22.58%) JSON
7 6 (19.35%) SOAP
7 6 (19.35%) Spring MVC
7 6 (19.35%) Web Services
8 5 (16.13%) Velocity
9 4 (12.90%) Grails
10 3 (9.68%) jQuery
10 3 (9.68%) JRuby
11 1 (3.23%) Backbone.js
11 1 (3.23%) Gherkin
11 1 (3.23%) JSTL
11 1 (3.23%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.23%) Social Media
2 1 (3.23%) Social Network
2 1 (3.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Linux
2 9 (29.03%) Unix
3 6 (19.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (58.06%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (54.84%) TDD
4 15 (48.39%) Microservices
5 14 (45.16%) Pair Programming
5 14 (45.16%) Scrum
6 13 (41.94%) OO
7 11 (35.48%) OOP
7 11 (35.48%) Open Source
7 11 (35.48%) SOA
7 11 (35.48%) Software Delivery
8 8 (25.81%) MVC
9 7 (22.58%) BDD
9 7 (22.58%) DevOps
10 6 (19.35%) Release Management
11 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
11 2 (6.45%) Functional Testing
12 1 (3.23%) Analytics
12 1 (3.23%) Non-Functional Testing
12 1 (3.23%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) Java
2 18 (58.06%) Clojure
2 18 (58.06%) Scala
3 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.68%) Jython
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
5 1 (3.23%) Ruby
5 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
1 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Akamai