Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 16 November 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 - 82
Rank change year-on-year - +82 +17
Contract jobs citing Groovy 16 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.94% - 0.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.89% - 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 3
Glasgow median daily rate £435 - £413
10th Percentile £395 - £379
90th Percentile £613 - £431
Scotland median daily rate £700 £325 £323
% change year-on-year +115.38% +0.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Glasgow with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 846 654 492
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 49.68% 49.92% 43.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 365 254
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +3.32%
10th Percentile £306 £299 £263
90th Percentile £538 £500 £450
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 £190.00 £47.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -82.89% +302.12% -14.09%
10th Percentile £10.75 £23.00 £43.93
90th Percentile £79.65 £195.00 £49.58
Scotland median hourly rate £32.25 £30.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% -26.83% +9.33%

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in Glasgow

Groovy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Groovy in Glasgow

Groovy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Groovy in Glasgow over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Groovy in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (93.75%) Java
2 13 (81.25%) Perl
2 13 (81.25%) C#
2 13 (81.25%) C++
2 13 (81.25%) Python
2 13 (81.25%) Scala
3 11 (68.75%) SDLC
3 11 (68.75%) Windows
3 11 (68.75%) Linux
3 11 (68.75%) Finance
4 9 (56.25%) Web Development
5 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (43.75%) Change Management
5 7 (43.75%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (43.75%) Build Automation
5 7 (43.75%) Software Distribution
6 6 (37.50%) MSDE
7 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (12.50%) Gradle
8 2 (12.50%) REST
8 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
8 2 (12.50%) JUnit
9 1 (6.25%) SOAP
9 1 (6.25%) Web Services
9 1 (6.25%) J2EE
9 1 (6.25%) Ant
9 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
9 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
9 1 (6.25%) Eclipse

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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%) Alfresco
1 1 (6.25%) Confluence
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) Gradle
1 2 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Ant
2 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.25%) FishEye
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) JMeter
2 1 (6.25%) Maven
2 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) Python Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (6.25%) Dagger
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
2 1 (6.25%) JSON
2 1 (6.25%) SOAP
2 1 (6.25%) Spring
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) SDLC
3 9 (56.25%) Web Development
4 7 (43.75%) Build Automation
4 7 (43.75%) Change Management
4 7 (43.75%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (43.75%) Software Distribution
5 1 (6.25%) Android Development
5 1 (6.25%) BDD
5 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
5 1 (6.25%) MVVM
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) Java
2 13 (81.25%) C#
2 13 (81.25%) C++
2 13 (81.25%) Perl
2 13 (81.25%) Python
2 13 (81.25%) Scala
3 1 (6.25%) Java 8
3 1 (6.25%) Kotlin
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft