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 January 2017 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Groovy
England / Yorkshire
Rank 108 135 -
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -
Contract jobs citing Groovy 15 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.69% 0.18% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.67% 0.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Median daily rate £295 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.87% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £414 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.71% +10.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
899 1054 818
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 41.11% 37.47% 34.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 621 676 558
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 11
Median hourly rate £16.99 £21.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £15.26 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 January 2017.

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 January 2017. 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 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 +20 10 £295 -23.87% 6
South Yorkshire -3 4 £444 -
Groovy
England

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 35 (81.40%) Java
2 28 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (62.79%) Scala
4 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
5 18 (41.86%) BDD
6 17 (39.53%) Scrum
7 16 (37.21%) RESTful
8 15 (34.88%) SoapUI
8 15 (34.88%) TDD
8 15 (34.88%) Web Services
9 14 (32.56%) Git (software)
10 13 (30.23%) Spring
10 13 (30.23%) QA
11 12 (27.91%) Clojure
11 12 (27.91%) GitHub
12 11 (25.58%) REST
12 11 (25.58%) OO
13 10 (23.26%) Pair Programming
14 9 (20.93%) SOAP
14 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
14 9 (20.93%) Selenium
14 9 (20.93%) Test Scripting
15 7 (16.28%) Open Source
15 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
15 7 (16.28%) Gherkin
15 7 (16.28%) Microservices
15 7 (16.28%) Software Delivery
15 7 (16.28%) API Testing
15 7 (16.28%) SOA
15 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration

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 1 (2.33%) Confluence
1 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.91%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) NoSQL
2 4 (9.30%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 15 (34.88%) SoapUI
2 14 (32.56%) Git (software)
3 9 (20.93%) Selenium
4 6 (13.95%) Mercurial
5 5 (11.63%) Jenkins
6 4 (9.30%) Cucumber
7 3 (6.98%) WebDriver
8 2 (4.65%) Ant
8 2 (4.65%) Bitbucket
8 2 (4.65%) EasyMock
8 2 (4.65%) Gradle
8 2 (4.65%) Hudson
8 2 (4.65%) jMock
8 2 (4.65%) Maven
8 2 (4.65%) Mockito
8 2 (4.65%) Spock
8 2 (4.65%) Subversion
9 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
9 1 (2.33%) IntelliJ
9 1 (2.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 27 (62.79%) Developer
2 25 (58.14%) Java Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Senior Developer
4 8 (18.60%) Analyst
4 8 (18.60%) Automation Tester
4 8 (18.60%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (18.60%) Test Analyst
4 8 (18.60%) Tester
5 7 (16.28%) Java Scala Developer
5 7 (16.28%) Scala Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Agile Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Agile Java Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Automation Test Analyst
6 6 (13.95%) Senior Java Scala Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Senior Scala Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Java Automation Tester
7 5 (11.63%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 5 (11.63%) Selenium Tester
8 4 (9.30%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (6.98%) e-Learning Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) RESTful
2 15 (34.88%) Web Services
3 13 (30.23%) Spring
4 11 (25.58%) REST
5 9 (20.93%) SOAP
6 7 (16.28%) Gherkin
7 6 (13.95%) CSS
7 6 (13.95%) CSS3
7 6 (13.95%) Hibernate
7 6 (13.95%) HTML
7 6 (13.95%) HTML5
8 5 (11.63%) Grails
9 4 (9.30%) Node.js
10 2 (4.65%) JAX-RS
10 2 (4.65%) JSON
10 2 (4.65%) Velocity
11 1 (2.33%) JRuby
11 1 (2.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.98%) e-Learning
3 2 (4.65%) Learning Management System
4 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Linux
1 2 (4.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (41.86%) BDD
3 17 (39.53%) Scrum
4 15 (34.88%) TDD
5 11 (25.58%) OO
6 10 (23.26%) Pair Programming
7 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
7 9 (20.93%) Test Scripting
8 7 (16.28%) API Testing
8 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (16.28%) Kanban
8 7 (16.28%) Microservices
8 7 (16.28%) Open Source
8 7 (16.28%) SOA
8 7 (16.28%) Software Delivery
9 6 (13.95%) Automated Testing
9 6 (13.95%) OOP
9 6 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (13.95%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 35 (81.40%) Java
2 27 (62.79%) Scala
3 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
4 12 (27.91%) Clojure
5 2 (4.65%) SQL
6 1 (2.33%) C#
6 1 (2.33%) F#
6 1 (2.33%) Jython
6 1 (2.33%) Python
6 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) ISEB
2 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.23%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (4.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
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