Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 17 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 104 -
Rank change year-on-year -21 - -
Contract jobs citing Groovy 8 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.34% 0.28% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.88% 0.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £345 £383 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.80% - -
South East median daily rate £500 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +35.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 912 579 849
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 38.26% 32.62% 31.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 290 421
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £380 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.11% +4.29% -
10th Percentile £284 £263 £231
90th Percentile £525 £500 £500
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 19
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +66.67% +28.57%
10th Percentile £18.50 £14.65 £12.95
90th Percentile £77.50 £62.50 £45.30
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in Buckinghamshire

Groovy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Groovy in Buckinghamshire

Groovy
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -25 3 £345 -9.80%
Groovy
South East

For the 6 months to 17 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Python
2 5 (62.50%) Node.js
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (50.00%) GitLab
3 4 (50.00%) Docker
3 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) iPad
4 3 (37.50%) Spring
4 3 (37.50%) Maven
4 3 (37.50%) Java EE
4 3 (37.50%) Grails
4 3 (37.50%) Online Games
4 3 (37.50%) JMS
4 3 (37.50%) J2EE
4 3 (37.50%) MySQL
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Apache
4 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
4 3 (37.50%) Games
4 3 (37.50%) Microservices
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (37.50%) REST
4 3 (37.50%) Spring Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Bitbucket
4 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (37.50%) Low Latency
4 3 (37.50%) Apache Camel
4 3 (37.50%) OpenShift

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) GitLab
2 3 (37.50%) Bitbucket
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) Maven
General
1 3 (37.50%) Games
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Node.js
2 3 (37.50%) Apache Camel
2 3 (37.50%) Grails
2 3 (37.50%) J2EE
2 3 (37.50%) Java EE
2 3 (37.50%) JMS
2 3 (37.50%) REST
2 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) Spring Integration
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) iPad
1 3 (37.50%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) Low Latency
2 3 (37.50%) Microservices
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle