The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Grails skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Grails over the 3 months to 24 April 2017 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.

Grails
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Grails 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.39% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.90% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £420 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £325 £285
% change year-on-year +29.23% +14.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Grails is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 445 580 462
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 43.71% 37.83% 34.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 440 293
Median daily rate £375 £411 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.81% +17.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -35.71%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year +9.21% +4.82%  

Grails
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Grails as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Grails in Leeds

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Grails in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Grails also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Grails.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Pair Programming
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) CouchDB
2 4 (80.00%) Groovy
2 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (80.00%) High Availability
2 4 (80.00%) Couchbase
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
3 3 (60.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) Mocha
5 1 (20.00%) CSS3
5 1 (20.00%) Splunk
5 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
5 1 (20.00%) Jasmine
5 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (20.00%) Git (software)

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (20.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Couchbase
1 4 (80.00%) CouchDB
1 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Mocha
2 1 (20.00%) Protractor
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (60.00%) MongoDB Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) React
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) High Availability
2 4 (80.00%) Pair Programming
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Groovy
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
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