Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 August 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 > Devon
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 51 42
Rank change year-on-year -1 -9 +12
Contract jobs citing Groovy 1 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.21% 1.28% 1.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% 2.89% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Devon median daily rate - £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.61% -
South West median daily rate £588 £400 £415
% change year-on-year +46.88% -3.61% +7.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon 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 Devon with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 185 277 191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 39.45% 44.39% 46.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 162 115
Devon median daily rate £375 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +17.65% -4.90%
10th Percentile £263 £296 £202
90th Percentile £488 £499 £463
South West median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year +3.90% +6.21% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 25
Devon median hourly rate £41.00 £35.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.14% -19.54% +41.46%
10th Percentile £38.10 £31.38 £31.95
90th Percentile £43.75 £45.38 £51.50
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year -2.30% +3.57% +10.89%

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in Devon

Groovy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Groovy in Devon

Groovy
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the Devon region over the 6 months to 17 August 2018. 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
Exeter -8 1 - -
Groovy
South West

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

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (100.00%) Packer
1 1 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (100.00%) Terraform
1 1 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Packer
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Terraform