Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 15 December 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 Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 61 51
Rank change year-on-year -6 -10 -
Contract jobs citing Groovy 13 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.47% 0.16% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.17% 0.44% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 5
Cardiff median daily rate £456 - £423
10th Percentile £417 - £361
90th Percentile £582 - £430
South Wales median daily rate £425 - £424
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales 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 Cardiff with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 410 225 206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 46.49% 36.41% 37.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 144 153
Cardiff median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.25% -1.47% +11.11%
10th Percentile £304 £225 £220
90th Percentile £575 £466 £531
South Wales median daily rate £410 £375 £411
% change year-on-year +9.33% -8.81% +17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 3
Cardiff median hourly rate £35.00 £19.80 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.77% -50.50% +135.29%
South Wales median hourly rate £23.49 £26.57 £55.00
% change year-on-year -11.59% -51.69% +184.13%

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in Cardiff

Groovy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Groovy in Cardiff

Groovy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Groovy in Cardiff over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Groovy in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) Jenkins
3 10 (76.92%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (76.92%) Confluence
3 10 (76.92%) JIRA
3 10 (76.92%) Python
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
4 9 (69.23%) Spring
4 9 (69.23%) JMS
4 9 (69.23%) SOAP
4 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
4 9 (69.23%) Test Automation
5 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (61.54%) Node.js
5 8 (61.54%) AngularJS
5 8 (61.54%) Artifactory
5 8 (61.54%) J2EE
5 8 (61.54%) Hibernate
5 8 (61.54%) WebSphere
5 8 (61.54%) JUnit
5 8 (61.54%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (61.54%) JSF
5 8 (61.54%) Maven
5 8 (61.54%) Spring Boot
5 8 (61.54%) Java 8
6 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
6 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
7 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
8 3 (23.08%) Docker

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 10 (76.92%) Confluence
2 8 (61.54%) WebSphere
2 8 (61.54%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (15.38%) Apache
3 2 (15.38%) IIS
3 2 (15.38%) JBoss
4 1 (7.69%) Anypoint
4 1 (7.69%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) OpenShift
3 1 (7.69%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DSL
1 2 (15.38%) HTTP
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Jenkins
2 10 (76.92%) JIRA
3 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
4 8 (61.54%) Artifactory
4 8 (61.54%) JUnit
4 8 (61.54%) Maven
5 2 (15.38%) Bitbucket
5 2 (15.38%) SonarQube
5 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (7.69%) Selenium
6 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
6 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Java Developer
3 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 3 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) MuleSoft Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) JMS
1 9 (69.23%) SOAP
1 9 (69.23%) Spring
2 8 (61.54%) AngularJS
2 8 (61.54%) Hibernate
2 8 (61.54%) J2EE
2 8 (61.54%) JSF
2 8 (61.54%) Node.js
2 8 (61.54%) Spring Boot
3 2 (15.38%) Middleware
3 2 (15.38%) YAML
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) CSS3
4 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) REST
4 1 (7.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Test Automation
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) OOP
3 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
3 1 (7.69%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 10 (76.92%) Python
4 8 (61.54%) Java 8
5 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
6 2 (15.38%) Perl
6 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
7 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (15.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) AppDynamics
1 2 (15.38%) Atlassian
2 1 (7.69%) Dell
2 1 (7.69%) Jitterbit
2 1 (7.69%) MuleSoft
2 1 (7.69%) SnapLogic
2 1 (7.69%) TIBCO