Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 49 37
Rank change year-on-year +13 -12 +13
Contract jobs citing Groovy 24 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 4.66% 1.84% 4.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.27% 3.87% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 11
Devon median daily rate £500 £400 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -7.51% +8.13%
10th Percentile £395 £311 £408
90th Percentile £550 £460 £434
South West median daily rate £500 £400 £415
% change year-on-year +25.00% -3.61% +12.54%
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 213 284 215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 41.36% 47.49% 50.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 164 137
Devon median daily rate £411 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.80% +8.00% -2.78%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £263
90th Percentile £550 £496 £463
South West median daily rate £410 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +9.33% +3.45% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 17
Devon median hourly rate £41.75 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.38% -5.88% +25.00%
10th Percentile £32.55 £26.00 £31.25
90th Percentile £45.25 £45.75 £51.50
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -1.16% +2.38% +15.07%

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 23 June 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 -2 18 £500 +25.00%
Groovy
South West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 24 (100.00%) Java
1 24 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 24 (100.00%) Puppet
1 24 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 23 (95.83%) Python
2 23 (95.83%) Ruby
3 22 (91.67%) Ansible
4 21 (87.50%) Docker
4 21 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
5 20 (83.33%) SC Cleared
5 20 (83.33%) Security Cleared
6 19 (79.17%) Linux
6 19 (79.17%) Open Source
7 18 (75.00%) Artifactory
8 17 (70.83%) Shell Script
8 17 (70.83%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (62.50%) DevOps
10 13 (54.17%) Amazon EC2
10 13 (54.17%) Amazon S3
10 13 (54.17%) JIRA
10 13 (54.17%) AWS CloudFormation
11 12 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
11 12 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
11 12 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
11 12 (50.00%) Serverless
11 12 (50.00%) Nagios
12 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (33.33%) Maven
13 8 (33.33%) Gradle
14 7 (29.17%) Confluence

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (29.17%) Confluence
2 2 (8.33%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 21 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (54.17%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (54.17%) Amazon S3
2 13 (54.17%) AWS CloudFormation
3 12 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
3 12 (50.00%) Serverless
4 5 (20.83%) IaaS
4 5 (20.83%) OpenShift
4 5 (20.83%) PaaS
5 1 (4.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) SMS
Development Applications
1 24 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 24 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 18 (75.00%) Artifactory
3 13 (54.17%) JIRA
4 8 (33.33%) Gradle
4 8 (33.33%) Maven
5 1 (4.17%) Bitbucket
5 1 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Administrator
3 7 (29.17%) AWS Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (20.83%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Digital Developer
6 3 (12.50%) DevOps Administrator
6 3 (12.50%) DevOps Specialist
6 3 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Python Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Ruby Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (4.17%) YAML
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Open Source
2 17 (70.83%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (62.50%) DevOps
4 12 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (29.17%) Test Automation
7 6 (25.00%) Build Automation
7 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (20.83%) Coaching
8 5 (20.83%) TDD
9 4 (16.67%) Server Hardening
10 1 (4.17%) Business Transformation
10 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (4.17%) Load Testing
10 1 (4.17%) Programme Governance
10 1 (4.17%) Reverse Engineering
10 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
10 1 (4.17%) System Testing
10 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (95.83%) Python
2 23 (95.83%) Ruby
3 17 (70.83%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 20 (83.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 21 (87.50%) Docker
2 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (100.00%) Puppet
2 22 (91.67%) Ansible
3 12 (50.00%) Nagios
4 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
4 1 (4.17%) Packer
4 1 (4.17%) SELinux
4 1 (4.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) VMware