Period
to 27 November 2021

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 27 November 2021 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
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 113 92 158
Rank change year-on-year -21 +66 +21
Contract jobs citing Groovy 28 3 14
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 1.09% 0.23% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.13% 0.57% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 1 12
10th Percentile £450 " £360
25th Percentile £550 " £534
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £586 £525 £690
Median % change year-on-year +11.62% -23.91% +31.43%
75th Percentile £630 " £710
90th Percentile £631 " £728
England median daily rate £578 £500 £540
% change year-on-year +15.50% -7.41% +2.86%

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 894 525 1,382
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 34.75% 40.32% 35.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 330 836
10th Percentile £285 £262 £300
25th Percentile £363 £318 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £461 £425 £425
Median % change year-on-year +8.53% - -
75th Percentile £550 £525 £500
90th Percentile £625 £575 £588
England median daily rate £530 £488 £488
% change year-on-year +8.72% - +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 34 66
10th Percentile £15.69 £20.78 £20.50
25th Percentile £26.89 £35.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £53.75 £50.00 £49.00
90th Percentile £57.75 £54.33 £51.00
England median hourly rate £47.50 £42.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year +13.10% -4.55% +4.96%

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 27 November 2021.

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 27 November 2021. 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
Essex +1 23 £600 +14.29% 1
Hertfordshire -20 5 £475 - 1
Groovy
England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, 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 27 (96.43%) Python
1 27 (96.43%) DevOps
2 26 (92.86%) Ansible
2 26 (92.86%) Docker
2 26 (92.86%) Linux
2 26 (92.86%) Terraform
3 23 (82.14%) AWS
4 22 (78.57%) Artifactory
4 22 (78.57%) Jenkins
4 22 (78.57%) Docker Swarm
4 22 (78.57%) Amazon EKS
4 22 (78.57%) Amazon ECS
5 20 (71.43%) OO
5 20 (71.43%) TDD
6 18 (64.29%) Django
6 18 (64.29%) Web Development
6 18 (64.29%) OOP
6 18 (64.29%) Flask
6 18 (64.29%) Domain-Driven Design
7 16 (57.14%) Social Skills
8 15 (53.57%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (35.71%) Public Sector
9 10 (35.71%) FastAPI
10 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
10 7 (25.00%) Kubernetes
11 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
12 5 (17.86%) Azure
12 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (14.29%) Unix
13 4 (14.29%) Oracle

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 (3.57%) Apache Solr
1 1 (3.57%) CMS
1 1 (3.57%) CoreMedia CMS
1 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 23 (82.14%) AWS
2 22 (78.57%) Amazon ECS
2 22 (78.57%) Amazon EKS
3 5 (17.86%) Azure
4 1 (3.57%) Akamai
4 1 (3.57%) GCP
4 1 (3.57%) Serverless
Development Applications
1 22 (78.57%) Artifactory
1 22 (78.57%) Jenkins
2 4 (14.29%) SonarQube
2 4 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (3.57%) Maven
3 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (57.14%) Social Skills
2 10 (35.71%) Public Sector
3 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (50.00%) Platform Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) DevOps Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Automation Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) CMS Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Developer
5 1 (3.57%) DevSecOps Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Python Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (64.29%) Django
1 18 (64.29%) Flask
2 10 (35.71%) FastAPI
3 4 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (3.57%) CSS
4 1 (3.57%) HTML
4 1 (3.57%) OAuth
4 1 (3.57%) REST
4 1 (3.57%) RESTful
4 1 (3.57%) Spring
4 1 (3.57%) Spring MVC
4 1 (3.57%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (92.86%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) DevOps
2 20 (71.43%) OO
2 20 (71.43%) TDD
3 18 (64.29%) Domain-Driven Design
3 18 (64.29%) OOP
3 18 (64.29%) Web Development
4 15 (53.57%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure as Code
7 3 (10.71%) Coaching
7 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (10.71%) Network Design
8 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Automation
8 2 (7.14%) Microservices
8 2 (7.14%) Release Management
9 1 (3.57%) API Testing
9 1 (3.57%) DevSecOps
9 1 (3.57%) Personalization
9 1 (3.57%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) Python
2 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.57%) Go
3 1 (3.57%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) Java 11
3 1 (3.57%) Java 8
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) Kotlin
3 1 (3.57%) Ruby
3 1 (3.57%) Scala
3 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 26 (92.86%) Docker
2 4 (14.29%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 26 (92.86%) Ansible
1 26 (92.86%) Terraform
2 22 (78.57%) Docker Swarm
3 7 (25.00%) Kubernetes
4 4 (14.29%) Kibana
4 4 (14.29%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Atlassian
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
1 4 (14.29%) Splunk
2 1 (3.57%) IBM