Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 105 104
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 0
Contract jobs citing Groovy 7 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.36% 0.12% 0.058%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.88% 0.32% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Bristol median daily rate £400 £488 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.95% +25.81% -8.82%
10th Percentile £328 £468 £369
90th Percentile £465 £507 £406
South West median daily rate £425 £494 £388
% change year-on-year -13.97% +27.48% +3.33%
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 792 634 656
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 40.43% 37.54% 38.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 454 528
Bristol median daily rate £375 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% -
10th Percentile £275 £266 £272
90th Percentile £488 £500 £486
South West median daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +6.90% -2.03% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 15
Bristol median hourly rate £39.25 £39.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.64% +8.33% -17.24%
10th Percentile £13.79 £25.32 £11.90
90th Percentile £52.80 £50.63 £60.10
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +6.67% -4.46% +12.38%

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 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Groovy in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 7 (100.00%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) Docker
3 5 (71.43%) DevOps
3 5 (71.43%) Java
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
4 4 (57.14%) Scrum
4 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
4 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
5 3 (42.86%) Puppet
5 3 (42.86%) Ansible
5 3 (42.86%) Kubernetes
5 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (42.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (42.86%) Alfresco
5 3 (42.86%) Mule
5 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
5 3 (42.86%) CentOS
5 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
5 3 (42.86%) Service Management
5 3 (42.86%) Unix
5 3 (42.86%) Perl
5 3 (42.86%) Performance Optimisation
5 3 (42.86%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (28.57%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (28.57%) IBM UrbanCode
6 2 (28.57%) SonarQube

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 3 (42.86%) Alfresco
1 3 (42.86%) Mule
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 3 (42.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (28.57%) Gerrit
3 2 (28.57%) IBM UrbanCode
3 2 (28.57%) SonarQube
3 2 (28.57%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (14.29%) Gradle
4 1 (14.29%) Maven
4 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) AWS DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) AWS Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Java Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) D3.js
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
2 1 (14.29%) React
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) RESTful
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Spring Boot
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (28.57%) iPad
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) CentOS
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Optimisation
3 3 (42.86%) Service Management
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (14.29%) Build Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
5 1 (14.29%) Microservices
5 1 (14.29%) Product Management
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 3 (42.86%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby
5 1 (14.29%) Clojure
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) Jython
5 1 (14.29%) Kotlin
5 1 (14.29%) Scala
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Ansible
1 3 (42.86%) Kubernetes
1 3 (42.86%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Rancher
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat