Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South 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 23 October 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
London > South London
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 88 89
Rank change year-on-year +34 +1 -
Contract jobs citing Groovy 100 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 5.28% 1.90% 0.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.62% 3.55% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 18 2
South London median daily rate £525 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.67% -
10th Percentile £494 £380 £418
90th Percentile £675 £550 £483
London median daily rate £550 £538 £525
% change year-on-year +2.33% +2.38% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South London median hourly rate - - -
London 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 South London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,039 732 462
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 54.86% 53.59% 43.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 794 498 321
South London median daily rate £513 £500 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +21.95% +17.14%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £288
90th Percentile £588 £675 £575
London median daily rate £525 £500 £460
% change year-on-year +5.00% +8.70% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 31 8
South London median hourly rate £43.75 £47.83 £49.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.53% -3.56% -0.81%
10th Percentile £39.03 £38.21 £19.73
90th Percentile £47.70 £50.00 £50.00
London median hourly rate £39.00 £36.31 £33.18
% change year-on-year +7.41% +9.43% +32.73%

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in South London

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

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in South London

Groovy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Groovy in South London

Groovy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Groovy in South London over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Groovy in South London

Groovy
Contract Job Locations in South 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 South London region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
Croydon +31 91 £525 - 6
Merton +3 2 £463 +15.63%
Groovy
London

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 South London region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 97 (97.00%) DevOps
2 88 (88.00%) Docker
3 87 (87.00%) Security Cleared
4 85 (85.00%) Kubernetes
5 76 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
6 68 (68.00%) Terraform
7 65 (65.00%) Ansible
8 62 (62.00%) Puppet
9 58 (58.00%) Hadoop
10 53 (53.00%) Opscode Chef
11 40 (40.00%) Java
12 39 (39.00%) Jenkins
13 34 (34.00%) SC Cleared
14 25 (25.00%) Git (software)
15 21 (21.00%) Test Automation
16 20 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
17 19 (19.00%) Open Source
18 17 (17.00%) Capacity Planning
18 17 (17.00%) Relational Database
18 17 (17.00%) SonarQube
18 17 (17.00%) Task Automation
18 17 (17.00%) Velocity
18 17 (17.00%) Problem-Solving
19 15 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
20 14 (14.00%) Web Services
20 14 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
21 13 (13.00%) Linux
21 13 (13.00%) CentOS
22 12 (12.00%) Microservices
23 10 (10.00%) Elasticsearch

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 10 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (8.00%) Tomcat
3 7 (7.00%) Apache
4 3 (3.00%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.00%) Confluence
5 1 (1.00%) JBoss
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle BPEL
5 1 (1.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.00%) HTTP
1 2 (2.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (2.00%) VPN
2 1 (1.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (58.00%) Hadoop
2 17 (17.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.00%) Big Data
3 6 (6.00%) HBase
4 3 (3.00%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (2.00%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 39 (39.00%) Jenkins
2 25 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 17 (17.00%) SonarQube
4 6 (6.00%) Maven
5 5 (5.00%) JIRA
6 3 (3.00%) Selenium
6 3 (3.00%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.00%) Ant
7 2 (2.00%) Subversion
8 1 (1.00%) Gradle
Job Titles
1 53 (53.00%) Consultant
1 53 (53.00%) DevOps Consultant
1 53 (53.00%) Kubernetes Consultant
2 26 (26.00%) Developer
3 25 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 16 (16.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 16 (16.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 8 (8.00%) Senior DevOps
6 6 (6.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 6 (6.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.00%) AWS DevOps
8 4 (4.00%) Automation Tester
8 4 (4.00%) Tester
9 3 (3.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.00%) AWS Engineer
9 3 (3.00%) Integration Developer
9 3 (3.00%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.00%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (2.00%) Big Data Engineer
10 2 (2.00%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.00%) Velocity
2 14 (14.00%) Web Services
3 8 (8.00%) Elastic Stack
3 8 (8.00%) Kafka
4 6 (6.00%) Hibernate
4 6 (6.00%) REST
5 5 (5.00%) LAMP
6 4 (4.00%) Grails
6 4 (4.00%) Samza
6 4 (4.00%) Spring
6 4 (4.00%) Spring Boot
7 3 (3.00%) J2EE
7 3 (3.00%) JPA
7 3 (3.00%) JSON
7 3 (3.00%) JSON Schema
8 2 (2.00%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.00%) Drools
8 2 (2.00%) Java EE
8 2 (2.00%) Spring Security
8 2 (2.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.00%) CentOS
1 13 (13.00%) Linux
2 9 (9.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.00%) Unix
3 2 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (97.00%) DevOps
2 76 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (21.00%) Test Automation
4 20 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 19 (19.00%) Open Source
6 17 (17.00%) Capacity Planning
6 17 (17.00%) Problem-Solving
6 17 (17.00%) Task Automation
7 15 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (12.00%) Microservices
9 7 (7.00%) BDD
9 7 (7.00%) Scrum
10 6 (6.00%) Performance Testing
11 4 (4.00%) Immutable Infrastructure
11 4 (4.00%) TDD
12 3 (3.00%) Auto-Scaling
12 3 (3.00%) Build Automation
12 3 (3.00%) Continuous Deployment
12 3 (3.00%) Pair Programming
13 2 (2.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (40.00%) Java
2 9 (9.00%) Python
3 7 (7.00%) Bash Shell
3 7 (7.00%) Java 8
4 4 (4.00%) Ruby
5 3 (3.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.00%) SQL
7 1 (1.00%) Go
7 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 87 (87.00%) Security Cleared
2 34 (34.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 88 (88.00%) Docker
2 2 (2.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 85 (85.00%) Kubernetes
2 68 (68.00%) Terraform
3 65 (65.00%) Ansible
4 62 (62.00%) Puppet
5 53 (53.00%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (9.00%) logstash
7 7 (7.00%) Kibana
8 5 (5.00%) Consul
8 5 (5.00%) Packer
9 2 (2.00%) Ambari
10 1 (1.00%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 2 (2.00%) Cloudera
1 2 (2.00%) Hortonworks
1 2 (2.00%) Splunk
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle
2 1 (1.00%) SaltStack