The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for Groovy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Groovy
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 26 36
Contract jobs citing Groovy 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford - 0.65% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.69% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -4.16% +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -

Groovy is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 25 59 99
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 26.88% 38.56% 46.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 38 56
Median daily rate £348 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.77% +38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -63.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford citing Groovy as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in Bradford

Groovy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Groovy in Bradford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Groovy in Bradford