Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 98 104
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6 +1
Contract jobs citing Groovy 9 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.52% 0.31% 0.058%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.37% 0.80% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 1
Bristol median daily rate £475 £365 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.14% -25.13% +39.29%
10th Percentile £325 £326 £468
90th Percentile £492 £414 £507
South West median daily rate £500 £445 £433
% change year-on-year +12.36% +2.89% +23.57%
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 655 627 614
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 37.99% 38.56% 35.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 410 416
Bristol median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £281 £252 £263
90th Percentile £525 £526 £463
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 37
Bristol median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -7.41%
10th Percentile £26.73 £14.13 £29.30
90th Percentile £47.50 £53.75 £52.35
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +13.51%

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 26 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Groovy in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 9 (100.00%) Python
2 8 (88.89%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (77.78%) Spring Boot
3 7 (77.78%) Microservices
3 7 (77.78%) Play Framework
3 7 (77.78%) Degree
3 7 (77.78%) Scala
3 7 (77.78%) CouchDB
3 7 (77.78%) BDD
3 7 (77.78%) MongoDB
3 7 (77.78%) NoSQL
3 7 (77.78%) REST
3 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) MySQL
3 7 (77.78%) SOAP
3 7 (77.78%) Web Services
3 7 (77.78%) XML
3 7 (77.78%) MVC
3 7 (77.78%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (77.78%) TDD
3 7 (77.78%) Spring
3 7 (77.78%) Ruby
3 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (77.78%) Apache Wicket
4 6 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (55.56%) SonarQube
5 5 (55.56%) DOM
5 5 (55.56%) CSS
5 5 (55.56%) Servlets

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 (55.56%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) Alfresco
2 2 (22.22%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) GitHub
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) CouchDB
1 7 (77.78%) MongoDB
1 7 (77.78%) MySQL
1 7 (77.78%) NoSQL
1 7 (77.78%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (55.56%) Neo4j
2 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 5 (55.56%) Riak
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) git-flow
1 5 (55.56%) Jasmine
1 5 (55.56%) Karma Test Runner
1 5 (55.56%) Mocha
1 5 (55.56%) SonarQube
2 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) Maven
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Apache Wicket
1 7 (77.78%) Play Framework
1 7 (77.78%) REST
1 7 (77.78%) SOAP
1 7 (77.78%) Spring
1 7 (77.78%) Spring Boot
1 7 (77.78%) Web Services
1 7 (77.78%) XML
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) DOM
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) SAX
2 5 (55.56%) Servlets
2 5 (55.56%) XML Schema
3 3 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) CentOS
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (77.78%) BDD
2 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (77.78%) Microservices
2 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 7 (77.78%) TDD
3 6 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
4 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
5 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) DevOps
7 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
7 1 (11.11%) Performance Optimisation
7 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Python
2 8 (88.89%) Java
3 7 (77.78%) Ruby
3 7 (77.78%) Scala
3 7 (77.78%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat