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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 8 August 2022 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.

Apache Groovy
England > East of England
6 months to
8 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 120 114 106
Rank change year-on-year -6 -8 +60
Contract jobs citing Groovy 16 21 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.63% 0.94% 0.062%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.02% 2.73% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 1
10th Percentile £481 £450 -
25th Percentile £485 £469 -
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £488 £540 £525
Median % change year-on-year -9.72% +2.86% -8.70%
75th Percentile £622 £565 -
90th Percentile £631 £585 -
England median daily rate £608 £573 £550
% change year-on-year +6.11% +4.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £61.81 - -
Median hourly rate £63.62 - -
75th Percentile £65.42 - -
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £63.62 - -

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 of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 792 768 603
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 31.43% 34.38% 37.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 453 397
10th Percentile £315 £224 £313
25th Percentile £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £450 £450
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
75th Percentile £600 £550 £525
90th Percentile £694 £625 £588
England median daily rate £566 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +7.81% +5.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 59 24
10th Percentile £35.00 £12.55 £11.60
25th Percentile £47.50 £26.06 £21.57
Median hourly rate £56.00 £38.38 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year +45.91% -14.71% -3.23%
75th Percentile £62.38 £50.25 £48.75
90th Percentile £70.08 £56.55 £56.38
England median hourly rate £55.00 £43.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +27.91% +1.18% -5.56%

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Groovy as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in the East of England

Groovy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Groovy in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Groovy in the East of England

Groovy
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Groovy in the East of England over the 6 months to 8 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Groovy in the East of England

Groovy
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Groovy in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for Groovy in the East of England

Groovy
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 8 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Essex +4 15 £488 -11.36%
Hertfordshire -6 1 - - 2
Groovy
England

For the 6 months to 8 August 2022, 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 of England region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 14 (87.50%) Python
1 14 (87.50%) Jenkins
1 14 (87.50%) Ansible
1 14 (87.50%) DevOps
1 14 (87.50%) Terraform
2 13 (81.25%) Docker
2 13 (81.25%) Amazon EKS
2 13 (81.25%) AWS
2 13 (81.25%) Linux
3 12 (75.00%) Artifactory
4 8 (50.00%) Agile
4 8 (50.00%) OO
5 7 (43.75%) Web Development
5 7 (43.75%) JIRA
5 7 (43.75%) Perl
5 7 (43.75%) IBM
5 7 (43.75%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (43.75%) Amazon S3
5 7 (43.75%) Django
5 7 (43.75%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (43.75%) Elastic Stack
5 7 (43.75%) AWS Lambda
5 7 (43.75%) Packer
5 7 (43.75%) Docker Swarm
5 7 (43.75%) Flask
5 7 (43.75%) Microservices
5 7 (43.75%) AppDynamics
5 7 (43.75%) Auto-Scaling
5 7 (43.75%) Kubernetes
5 7 (43.75%) Public Sector

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 13 (81.25%) Amazon EKS
1 13 (81.25%) AWS
2 7 (43.75%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (43.75%) Amazon S3
2 7 (43.75%) AWS Lambda
2 7 (43.75%) Serverless
3 6 (37.50%) Amazon ECS
4 1 (6.25%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Azure
4 1 (6.25%) Dialogflow
4 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 14 (87.50%) Jenkins
2 12 (75.00%) Artifactory
3 7 (43.75%) JIRA
4 6 (37.50%) GitLab
5 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
6 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
6 1 (6.25%) Gradle
6 1 (6.25%) Grunt
6 1 (6.25%) Maven
6 1 (6.25%) Selenium
6 1 (6.25%) SonarQube
6 1 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (6.25%) webpack
General
1 7 (43.75%) Public Sector
2 6 (37.50%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Platform Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Platform Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (6.25%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (6.25%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Scripter
4 1 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior UI Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Django
1 7 (43.75%) Elastic Stack
1 7 (43.75%) FastAPI
1 7 (43.75%) Flask
1 7 (43.75%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (12.50%) CSS
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) JSON
3 1 (6.25%) JSP
3 1 (6.25%) JSR 170
3 1 (6.25%) Node.js
3 1 (6.25%) OSGi
3 1 (6.25%) RESTful
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
3 1 (6.25%) Spring
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) WebGL
3 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Native
1 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) DevOps
2 8 (50.00%) Agile
2 8 (50.00%) OO
3 7 (43.75%) Auto-Scaling
3 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure as Code
3 7 (43.75%) Microservices
3 7 (43.75%) Web Development
4 6 (37.50%) CI/CD
4 6 (37.50%) Continuous Deployment
4 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (37.50%) Deployment Automation
4 6 (37.50%) OOP
4 6 (37.50%) Platform Engineering
4 6 (37.50%) TDD
5 5 (31.25%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (6.25%) Conversational UI
6 1 (6.25%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 1 (6.25%) Security Hardening
6 1 (6.25%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) Python
2 7 (43.75%) Perl
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (87.50%) Ansible
1 14 (87.50%) Terraform
2 7 (43.75%) Docker Swarm
2 7 (43.75%) Kubernetes
2 7 (43.75%) Packer
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) AppDynamics
1 7 (43.75%) IBM
2 6 (37.50%) Atlassian
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe