Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Groovy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Groovy over the 6 months to 19 February 2018 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 100 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 - +114
Contract jobs citing Groovy 14 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.75% 0.063% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.94% 0.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 0
Bristol median daily rate £431 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.47% - -
South West median daily rate £489 £490 £433
% change year-on-year -0.26% +13.29% +11.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

Groovy is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 722 590 606
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 38.51% 37.34% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 409 438
Bristol median daily rate £388 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.64% +2.86% -11.39%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £267
90th Percentile £525 £525 £475
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 27
Bristol median hourly rate £30.50 £38.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.74% +1.33% -15.62%
10th Percentile £14.26 £13.40 £13.59
90th Percentile £49.75 £49.05 £52.50
South West median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £41.80
% change year-on-year -2.50% -4.31% +19.43%

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Groovy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in Bristol

Groovy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Groovy in Bristol

Groovy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Groovy in Bristol over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Groovy in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Groovy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 14 (100.00%) Python
2 11 (78.57%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) Continuous Delivery
3 9 (64.29%) Ruby
4 8 (57.14%) Spring
4 8 (57.14%) Web Services
4 8 (57.14%) Spring Boot
4 8 (57.14%) Microservices
4 8 (57.14%) REST
5 7 (50.00%) MongoDB
5 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 7 (50.00%) BDD
5 7 (50.00%) Play Framework
5 7 (50.00%) Docker
5 7 (50.00%) SonarQube
5 7 (50.00%) XML
5 7 (50.00%) SQL
5 7 (50.00%) MySQL
5 7 (50.00%) SOAP
5 7 (50.00%) MVC
5 7 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (50.00%) TDD
5 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (50.00%) Apache Wicket
5 7 (50.00%) Degree
5 7 (50.00%) Scala
5 7 (50.00%) CouchDB
6 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
6 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 6 (42.86%) DevOps

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 5 (35.71%) Apache
2 4 (28.57%) Alfresco
2 4 (28.57%) Mule
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) GitHub
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) CouchDB
1 7 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (50.00%) MySQL
1 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 7 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (35.71%) Neo4j
2 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
2 5 (35.71%) Riak
3 2 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (35.71%) git-flow
2 5 (35.71%) Jasmine
2 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 5 (35.71%) Karma Test Runner
2 5 (35.71%) Mocha
3 4 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (14.29%) Gerrit
4 2 (14.29%) IBM UrbanCode
4 2 (14.29%) Maven
4 2 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (7.14%) Gradle
5 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
1 8 (57.14%) Java Developer
2 6 (42.86%) AWS DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (21.43%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) AWS Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Digital Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Java Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Lead DevOps
6 1 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) REST
1 8 (57.14%) Spring
1 8 (57.14%) Spring Boot
1 8 (57.14%) Web Services
2 7 (50.00%) Apache Wicket
2 7 (50.00%) Play Framework
2 7 (50.00%) SOAP
2 7 (50.00%) XML
3 5 (35.71%) CSS
3 5 (35.71%) DOM
3 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) SAX
3 5 (35.71%) Servlets
3 5 (35.71%) XML Schema
4 4 (28.57%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (21.43%) Ajax
6 1 (7.14%) jQuery
6 1 (7.14%) JSON
6 1 (7.14%) Node.js
6 1 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (14.29%) iPad
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) CentOS
2 4 (28.57%) Unix
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Continuous Delivery
2 8 (57.14%) Microservices
3 7 (50.00%) BDD
3 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (50.00%) MVC
3 7 (50.00%) TDD
4 6 (42.86%) DevOps
4 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
5 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
5 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Data Protection
6 4 (28.57%) Performance Optimisation
6 4 (28.57%) Scrum
6 4 (28.57%) Service Management
7 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 1 (7.14%) Acceptance Criteria
8 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
8 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Python
2 11 (78.57%) Java
3 9 (64.29%) Ruby
4 7 (50.00%) Scala
4 7 (50.00%) SQL
5 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 4 (28.57%) Perl
7 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
8 1 (7.14%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Puppet
2 3 (21.43%) Ansible
2 3 (21.43%) Kubernetes
3 1 (7.14%) Rancher
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Red Hat