Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for Grails skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Grails over the 6 months to 13 December 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.

Grails
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 89 91
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 -
Contract jobs citing Grails 1 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.090% 1.18% 1.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 3.04% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 11
Oxfordshire median daily rate - £560 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.89% -
South East median daily rate £375 £558 £475
% change year-on-year -32.74% +17.37% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Grails is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 418 460 555
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 37.76% 38.88% 44.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 369 401
Oxfordshire median daily rate £415 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.78% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £313
90th Percentile £538 £590 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £38.75 £40.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +100.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £33.38 £37.50 £14.75
90th Percentile £43.13 £42.50 £26.75
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%

Grails
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Grails as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Grails in Oxfordshire

Grails
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Grails in Oxfordshire

Grails
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grails within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 13 December 2018. 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
Kidlington -2 1 - -
Grails
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Grails 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Grails.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Play Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) Terraform
1 1 (100.00%) Deployment Automation

Grails
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Play Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Deployment Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle