The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 29 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 42 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 -  
Contract jobs citing Groovy 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.66% 0.85% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.70% 1.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Cambridge median daily rate - £388 -
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - £388 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Cambridge with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 135 190 238
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 44.70% 53.52% 51.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 253 396
Cambridge median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
10th Percentile £266 £265 £250
90th Percentile £475 £508 £456
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 27 30
Cambridge median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
10th Percentile £36.25 £35.00 £9.10
90th Percentile £49.38 £48.75 £45.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in Cambridge

Groovy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Groovy in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
1 7 (100.00%) Maven
1 7 (100.00%) JSON
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
1 7 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (100.00%) BPMN
1 7 (100.00%) JPA
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 7 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 7 (100.00%) Scala
1 7 (100.00%) Open Source
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
1 7 (100.00%) Mockito
1 7 (100.00%) BDD
1 7 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 7 (100.00%) REST
1 7 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (100.00%) WebStorm
1 7 (100.00%) Payment Gateway
1 7 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) JUnit

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Business Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Payment Gateway
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 7 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 7 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (100.00%) JUnit
1 7 (100.00%) Maven
1 7 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 7 (100.00%) Mockito
1 7 (100.00%) WebStorm
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
1 7 (100.00%) JPA
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
1 7 (100.00%) JSON
1 7 (100.00%) REST
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) BDD
1 7 (100.00%) BPMN
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) Open Source
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) Scala
1 7 (100.00%) SQL