Period
to 21 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 January 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 > London
6 months to
21 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 358 332 356
Rank change year-on-year -26 +24 -41
Contract jobs citing Groovy 234 78 167
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.63% 0.44% 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.41% 0.91% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 60 106
10th Percentile £475 £310 £409
25th Percentile £523 £404 £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £488 £550
Median % change year-on-year +23.08% -11.36% -
75th Percentile £688 £591 £642
90th Percentile £750 £675 £716
England median daily rate £585 £480 £550
% change year-on-year +21.88% -12.73% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £35.00 - -
Median hourly rate £57.50 - -
75th Percentile £85.00 - -
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £70.00 - £16.00

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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 16,586 8,593 14,177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 44.33% 48.75% 46.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,705 6,378 10,664
10th Percentile £413 £350 £370
25th Percentile £494 £425 £431
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% - -
75th Percentile £688 £625 £613
90th Percentile £775 £700 £688
England median daily rate £550 £485 £485
% change year-on-year +13.40% - +1.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 54 99
10th Percentile £25.00 £21.48 £17.10
25th Percentile £35.00 £30.31 £25.25
Median hourly rate £52.50 £41.00 £45.50
Median % change year-on-year +28.05% -9.89% +24.08%
75th Percentile £64.19 £57.25 £52.50
90th Percentile £78.75 £70.28 £55.90
England median hourly rate £49.00 £42.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year +15.29% -3.41% +3.82%

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Groovy as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in London

Groovy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Groovy in London.

Daily rate trend for Groovy in London

Groovy
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Groovy in London over the 6 months to 21 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Groovy in London

Groovy
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Groovy in London.

Hourly rate trend for Groovy in London

Groovy
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Groovy in London over the 6 months to 21 January 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Groovy in London

Groovy
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the London region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Central London -34 25 £525 +3.70% 20
South London -4 12 £458 +2.81% 1
West London -18 8 £525 +31.25% 2
North London - 1 - -
Groovy
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 London region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 160 (68.38%) DevOps
2 152 (64.96%) Jenkins
3 127 (54.27%) Python
4 125 (53.42%) Kubernetes
5 122 (52.14%) Docker
6 113 (48.29%) CI/CD
7 107 (45.73%) Ansible
8 103 (44.02%) Agile Software Development
9 81 (34.62%) Java
10 71 (30.34%) Terraform
11 69 (29.49%) Oracle
12 67 (28.63%) Linux
13 64 (27.35%) AWS
14 56 (23.93%) Test Automation
15 53 (22.65%) Finance
16 52 (22.22%) Social Skills
17 51 (21.79%) Maven
18 50 (21.37%) Microservices
19 49 (20.94%) Git (software)
20 48 (20.51%) GitHub
21 44 (18.80%) Unix
22 42 (17.95%) SQL
23 41 (17.52%) Splunk
24 40 (17.09%) JIRA
25 39 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
26 38 (16.24%) Sonatype Nexus
27 37 (15.81%) NoSQL
28 36 (15.38%) Scrum
29 35 (14.96%) SQL Server
29 35 (14.96%) Continuous Delivery

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 29 (12.39%) Confluence
2 8 (3.42%) nginx
3 7 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (2.56%) Mule
5 5 (2.14%) CMS
6 4 (1.71%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (1.71%) Headless CMS
6 4 (1.71%) Magnolia
7 3 (1.28%) Apache
7 3 (1.28%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.28%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.85%) Documentum
8 2 (0.85%) IIS
8 2 (0.85%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.43%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.43%) SAS
9 1 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (2.14%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.71%) Hyperion Planning
2 3 (1.28%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.43%) Magento
3 1 (0.43%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 64 (27.35%) AWS
2 48 (20.51%) GitHub
3 32 (13.68%) PaaS
4 30 (12.82%) Azure
5 27 (11.54%) GCP
6 22 (9.40%) Amazon EKS
7 19 (8.12%) npm
8 16 (6.84%) AWS CloudFormation
9 14 (5.98%) Serverless
10 13 (5.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 12 (5.13%) OpenShift
12 10 (4.27%) Amazon ECS
13 8 (3.42%) AWS CodePipeline
13 8 (3.42%) SaaS
14 7 (2.99%) AWS CodeBuild
14 7 (2.99%) AWS CodeDeploy
14 7 (2.99%) AWS Lambda
14 7 (2.99%) Kong
15 6 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 5 (2.14%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.11%) Firewall
2 10 (4.27%) DSL
2 10 (4.27%) HTTP
3 4 (1.71%) Kerberos
4 3 (1.28%) FTP
4 3 (1.28%) SSL
5 2 (0.85%) DNS
5 2 (0.85%) SMTP
6 1 (0.43%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.43%) Internet
6 1 (0.43%) Intranet
6 1 (0.43%) SSH
6 1 (0.43%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (15.81%) NoSQL
2 35 (14.96%) SQL Server
3 26 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 12 (5.13%) Relational Database
5 11 (4.70%) Amazon RDS
6 9 (3.85%) Couchbase
6 9 (3.85%) Metadata
7 7 (2.99%) MySQL
8 6 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (2.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (2.14%) Big Data
9 5 (2.14%) CouchDB
10 4 (1.71%) Essbase
10 4 (1.71%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.85%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.85%) Data Mart
11 2 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.85%) Flink
11 2 (0.85%) Power BI
11 2 (0.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 152 (64.96%) Jenkins
2 51 (21.79%) Maven
3 49 (20.94%) Git (software)
4 40 (17.09%) JIRA
5 38 (16.24%) Sonatype Nexus
6 31 (13.25%) Artifactory
6 31 (13.25%) Gradle
7 29 (12.39%) Bitbucket
8 27 (11.54%) Subversion
9 21 (8.97%) CircleCI
10 20 (8.55%) Travis CI
11 19 (8.12%) gulp
12 16 (6.84%) Spock
13 13 (5.56%) TeamCity
14 12 (5.13%) Cucumber
14 12 (5.13%) Gatling
14 12 (5.13%) JUnit
15 11 (4.70%) SonarQube
16 10 (4.27%) Selenium
17 9 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 53 (22.65%) Finance
2 52 (22.22%) Social Skills
3 22 (9.40%) Banking
4 15 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (6.41%) Financial Institution
5 13 (5.56%) Legal
6 12 (5.13%) Retail
7 10 (4.27%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.71%) Public Sector
8 4 (1.71%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.85%) Documentation Skills
9 2 (0.85%) Law
10 1 (0.43%) Automotive
10 1 (0.43%) Influencing Skills
10 1 (0.43%) International Banking
10 1 (0.43%) Organisational Skills
10 1 (0.43%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 115 (49.15%) DevOps Engineer
2 53 (22.65%) Developer
3 27 (11.54%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 20 (8.55%) Senior DevOps
4 20 (8.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 16 (6.84%) Architect
6 14 (5.98%) Java Developer
7 12 (5.13%) AWS Engineer
8 11 (4.70%) .NET Developer
9 10 (4.27%) Senior Developer
10 8 (3.42%) AWS DevOps
11 7 (2.99%) Tester
12 6 (2.56%) Automation Tester
12 6 (2.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 6 (2.56%) Azure Architect
12 6 (2.56%) Azure Engineer
13 5 (2.14%) DevOps Specialist
13 5 (2.14%) Software Engineer
14 4 (1.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 4 (1.71%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (14.10%) Elastic Stack
2 27 (11.54%) REST
3 25 (10.68%) Kafka
4 22 (9.40%) Spring
5 21 (8.97%) .NET
6 18 (7.69%) React
7 16 (6.84%) RESTful
8 15 (6.41%) Node.js
8 15 (6.41%) Spring Boot
9 14 (5.98%) ActiveMQ
10 12 (5.13%) pytest
10 12 (5.13%) Redux
11 11 (4.70%) Web Services
12 10 (4.27%) J2EE
13 9 (3.85%) JSON
13 9 (3.85%) SOAP
13 9 (3.85%) YAML
14 8 (3.42%) Guice
14 8 (3.42%) Java EE
14 8 (3.42%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.56%) Hedge funds
2 12 (5.13%) Cloud Native
3 9 (3.85%) Analytical Mindset
3 9 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
4 8 (3.42%) Clustering
5 7 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.56%) NHS
7 4 (1.71%) iPad
7 4 (1.71%) User Experience
8 3 (1.28%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.28%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.85%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.85%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.85%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.43%) DataPower
10 1 (0.43%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.43%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.43%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 67 (28.63%) Linux
2 44 (18.80%) Unix
3 30 (12.82%) Windows
4 3 (1.28%) CentOS
4 3 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.85%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.43%) Alpine Linux
6 1 (0.43%) VMS
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (68.38%) DevOps
2 113 (48.29%) CI/CD
3 103 (44.02%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (23.93%) Test Automation
5 50 (21.37%) Microservices
6 39 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 36 (15.38%) Scrum
8 35 (14.96%) Continuous Delivery
9 31 (13.25%) Deployment Automation
10 30 (12.82%) TDD
11 24 (10.26%) Open Source
12 23 (9.83%) Load Balancing
13 22 (9.40%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (9.40%) Data Protection
13 22 (9.40%) Infrastructure as Code
13 22 (9.40%) OO
14 21 (8.97%) Release Management
14 21 (8.97%) Risk Management
15 20 (8.55%) Software Engineering
16 16 (6.84%) DevSecOps
Programming Languages
1 127 (54.27%) Python
2 81 (34.62%) Java
3 42 (17.95%) SQL
4 33 (14.10%) Bash
5 32 (13.68%) JavaScript
6 20 (8.55%) C#
7 15 (6.41%) Shell Script
8 10 (4.27%) Go
8 10 (4.27%) PowerShell
8 10 (4.27%) Ruby
9 9 (3.85%) PL/SQL
10 8 (3.42%) Kotlin
11 7 (2.99%) Java 8
11 7 (2.99%) Scala
12 4 (1.71%) C++
13 2 (0.85%) Perl
13 2 (0.85%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.43%) COBOL
14 1 (0.43%) Search Processing Language
14 1 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 15 (6.41%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.99%) AWS Certification
4 2 (0.85%) Degree
5 1 (0.43%) ISEB
5 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.56%) GDPR
2 4 (1.71%) QA
3 3 (1.28%) Accessibility
System Software
1 122 (52.14%) Docker
2 5 (2.14%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.85%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.85%) HDFS
3 2 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 125 (53.42%) Kubernetes
2 107 (45.73%) Ansible
3 71 (30.34%) Terraform
4 30 (12.82%) Opscode Chef
5 26 (11.11%) Grafana
6 24 (10.26%) BladeLogic
7 23 (9.83%) ITRS Geneos
7 23 (9.83%) Prometheus
8 19 (8.12%) Kibana
9 18 (7.69%) Istio
10 12 (5.13%) HP Fortify
11 7 (2.99%) Docker Swarm
11 7 (2.99%) Rancher
12 6 (2.56%) Puppet
13 4 (1.71%) Marathon
13 4 (1.71%) Mesos
13 4 (1.71%) Packer
13 4 (1.71%) VxRail
14 3 (1.28%) logstash
14 3 (1.28%) Nessus
Vendors
1 69 (29.49%) Oracle
2 41 (17.52%) Splunk
3 22 (9.40%) CyberArk
4 17 (7.26%) Google
5 12 (5.13%) Atlassian
6 8 (3.42%) Dynatrace
6 8 (3.42%) MuleSoft
7 7 (2.99%) AppDynamics
7 7 (2.99%) Microsoft
8 6 (2.56%) Hyperion
9 4 (1.71%) Checkmarx
9 4 (1.71%) Hortonworks
9 4 (1.71%) hybris
9 4 (1.71%) New Relic
9 4 (1.71%) SAP
10 3 (1.28%) Coverity
10 3 (1.28%) VMware
11 2 (0.85%) Murex
11 2 (0.85%) OpenText
11 2 (0.85%) Pega