Period
to 21 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 21 May 2019 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 95 - 142
Rank change year-on-year - +142 0
Contract jobs citing Groovy 28 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.35% - 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.44% - 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 1
East Midlands median daily rate £438 - £415
10th Percentile £363 - £408
90th Percentile £538 - £423
England median daily rate £538 £525 £475
% change year-on-year +2.38% +10.53% -3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £72.50 -
% change year-on-year -31.03% - -

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 813 1,208 1,197
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 39.14% 41.37% 40.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 573 759 749
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.84% +12.21%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £248
90th Percentile £550 £525 £500
England median daily rate £485 £475 £440
% change year-on-year +2.11% +7.95% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 20 22
East Midlands median hourly rate £35.50 £42.50 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.47% +8.28% +12.14%
10th Percentile £15.24 £14.73 £17.83
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £66.00
England median hourly rate £43.00 £40.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year +6.17% -2.41% +7.10%

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Groovy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in the East Midlands

Groovy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Groovy in the East Midlands

Groovy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Groovy in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Groovy in the East Midlands

Groovy
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 May 2019. 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
Nottinghamshire - 16 £469 - 2
Northamptonshire - 10 £425 -
Leicestershire - 2 £475 -
Groovy
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 18 (64.29%) Docker
2 17 (60.71%) Java
2 17 (60.71%) Scrum
2 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (60.71%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (53.57%) Linux
3 15 (53.57%) DevOps
4 14 (50.00%) OpenShift
4 14 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (50.00%) Terraform
5 13 (46.43%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (42.86%) Jenkins
7 11 (39.29%) Confluence
7 11 (39.29%) JIRA
7 11 (39.29%) Maven
8 10 (35.71%) Kubernetes
9 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
9 9 (32.14%) CentOS
9 9 (32.14%) SQL
10 8 (28.57%) Web Services
10 8 (28.57%) XML
10 8 (28.57%) Red Hat
10 8 (28.57%) Configuration Management
10 8 (28.57%) Unit Testing
10 8 (28.57%) Integration Testing
10 8 (28.57%) Reverse Engineering
10 8 (28.57%) BDD
10 8 (28.57%) REST
10 8 (28.57%) Splunk
10 8 (28.57%) MSBuild

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 11 (39.29%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 14 (50.00%) OpenShift
2 4 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.57%) GitHub
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.57%) SaaS
3 1 (3.57%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) DB2
1 4 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 4 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 11 (39.29%) JIRA
2 11 (39.29%) Maven
3 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
4 8 (28.57%) Bitbucket
4 8 (28.57%) MSBuild
5 7 (25.00%) JMeter
6 6 (21.43%) RSpec
6 6 (21.43%) Vagrant
7 5 (17.86%) JUnit
7 5 (17.86%) NetBeans
8 3 (10.71%) Cucumber
8 3 (10.71%) QF-Test
8 3 (10.71%) Selenium
8 3 (10.71%) SoapUI
9 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Developer
3 5 (17.86%) AWS DevOps
3 5 (17.86%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Lead Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Lead Java Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Platform Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Performance Tester
5 3 (10.71%) QA Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior QA Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) QA Automation Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Cloud Developer
7 1 (3.57%) DevOps Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) Kafka
1 8 (28.57%) REST
1 8 (28.57%) Web Services
1 8 (28.57%) XML
2 7 (25.00%) JSON
3 5 (17.86%) OSGi
4 4 (14.29%) CSS
4 4 (14.29%) CSS3
4 4 (14.29%) HTML
4 4 (14.29%) HTML5
4 4 (14.29%) Java RMI
4 4 (14.29%) SOAP
5 3 (10.71%) Gherkin
5 3 (10.71%) Regular Expression
5 3 (10.71%) Swagger
6 2 (7.14%) Spring
7 1 (3.57%) JMS
7 1 (3.57%) OAuth
7 1 (3.57%) SAP PI
7 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
1 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) CentOS
3 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (60.71%) Continuous Integration
1 17 (60.71%) Scrum
2 15 (53.57%) DevOps
3 13 (46.43%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (28.57%) BDD
4 8 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 8 (28.57%) Integration Testing
4 8 (28.57%) Issue Tracking
4 8 (28.57%) Reverse Engineering
4 8 (28.57%) Systems Engineering
4 8 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 7 (25.00%) Analytics
6 5 (17.86%) Build Automation
6 5 (17.86%) SDLC
7 4 (14.29%) Dependency Management
7 4 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (10.71%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (10.71%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) Java
2 9 (32.14%) SQL
3 6 (21.43%) Ruby
4 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 3 (10.71%) Jython
5 3 (10.71%) XPath
6 1 (3.57%) ABAP
6 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
System Software
1 18 (64.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (50.00%) Terraform
2 10 (35.71%) Kubernetes
3 8 (28.57%) Ansible
4 6 (21.43%) Packer
5 3 (10.71%) Control-M
6 1 (3.57%) Consul
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) AppDynamics
1 8 (28.57%) Red Hat
1 8 (28.57%) Splunk
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) Atlassian
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.57%) Ariba
5 1 (3.57%) Concur
5 1 (3.57%) Gigya
5 1 (3.57%) hybris
5 1 (3.57%) Kronos
5 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.57%) SAP