Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 84 73
Rank change year-on-year +38 -11 -
Contract jobs citing Groovy 93 44 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 5.52% 2.51% 1.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.12% 5.15% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 37 4
South London median daily rate £525 £550 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +51.72% -
10th Percentile £513 £439 £350
90th Percentile £589 £680 £458
London median daily rate £550 £540 £475
% change year-on-year +1.85% +13.68% -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 919 854 396
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 54.51% 48.74% 41.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 733 619 249
South London median daily rate £525 £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +21.21% +13.79%
10th Percentile £388 £350 £275
90th Percentile £600 £654 £575
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 28 21
South London median hourly rate £43.92 £47.83 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.19% - -
10th Percentile £36.75 £38.21 £42.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.83 £50.00
London median hourly rate £36.59 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +12.57% -18.75% +34.95%

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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 +36 91 £525 -4.55%
Merton 0 1 £450 +5.88%
Groovy
London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 90 (96.77%) DevOps
2 84 (90.32%) Docker
3 81 (87.10%) Kubernetes
4 79 (84.95%) Security Cleared
5 71 (76.34%) Agile Software Development
6 64 (68.82%) Terraform
7 62 (66.67%) Ansible
8 58 (62.37%) Hadoop
9 57 (61.29%) Puppet
10 55 (59.14%) Opscode Chef
11 35 (37.63%) Jenkins
12 32 (34.41%) Java
13 26 (27.96%) Git (software)
14 25 (26.88%) SC Cleared
15 21 (22.58%) Open Source
16 20 (21.51%) Continuous Improvement
17 18 (19.35%) Test Automation
18 17 (18.28%) Capacity Planning
18 17 (18.28%) SonarQube
18 17 (18.28%) Relational Database
18 17 (18.28%) Velocity
18 17 (18.28%) Task Automation
18 17 (18.28%) Problem-Solving
19 10 (10.75%) Microservices
20 9 (9.68%) Bash Shell
20 9 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
20 9 (9.68%) Python
21 8 (8.60%) Linux
21 8 (8.60%) Web Services
21 8 (8.60%) Kafka

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 5 (5.38%) Confluence
2 4 (4.30%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.08%) Apache
4 1 (1.08%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.08%) JBoss
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle BPEL
4 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.15%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) HTTP
2 3 (3.23%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.15%) DNS
3 2 (2.15%) FTP
3 2 (2.15%) IMAP
3 2 (2.15%) SMTP
3 2 (2.15%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (62.37%) Hadoop
2 17 (18.28%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.30%) Big Data
3 4 (4.30%) HBase
4 3 (3.23%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (2.15%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 35 (37.63%) Jenkins
2 26 (27.96%) Git (software)
3 17 (18.28%) SonarQube
4 7 (7.53%) Maven
5 5 (5.38%) JIRA
6 2 (2.15%) Artifactory
6 2 (2.15%) Gerrit
6 2 (2.15%) Gradle
7 1 (1.08%) Ant
7 1 (1.08%) Subversion
7 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 55 (59.14%) Consultant
1 55 (59.14%) DevOps Consultant
1 55 (59.14%) Kubernetes Consultant
2 27 (29.03%) Developer
3 24 (25.81%) Java Developer
4 14 (15.05%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 10 (10.75%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (4.30%) AWS DevOps
7 3 (3.23%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 3 (3.23%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (2.15%) DevOps Developer
9 1 (1.08%) Automation Tester
9 1 (1.08%) AWS Developer
9 1 (1.08%) Big Data Developer
9 1 (1.08%) Integration Developer
9 1 (1.08%) Java Engineer
9 1 (1.08%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 1 (1.08%) Senior DevOps
9 1 (1.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 1 (1.08%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.28%) Velocity
2 8 (8.60%) Kafka
2 8 (8.60%) Web Services
3 7 (7.53%) REST
4 5 (5.38%) Hibernate
5 4 (4.30%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (4.30%) Grails
5 4 (4.30%) Samza
5 4 (4.30%) Spring
5 4 (4.30%) Spring Boot
6 3 (3.23%) JPA
6 3 (3.23%) JSON
6 3 (3.23%) JSON Schema
6 3 (3.23%) XML
7 2 (2.15%) J2EE
7 2 (2.15%) LDAP
7 2 (2.15%) Swagger
7 2 (2.15%) YAML
8 1 (1.08%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.60%) Linux
2 7 (7.53%) CentOS
3 4 (4.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (96.77%) DevOps
2 71 (76.34%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (22.58%) Open Source
4 20 (21.51%) Continuous Improvement
5 18 (19.35%) Test Automation
6 17 (18.28%) Capacity Planning
6 17 (18.28%) Problem-Solving
6 17 (18.28%) Task Automation
7 10 (10.75%) Microservices
8 6 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (6.45%) Scrum
9 4 (4.30%) BDD
9 4 (4.30%) TDD
10 3 (3.23%) Auto-Scaling
10 3 (3.23%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (3.23%) Pair Programming
10 3 (3.23%) Performance Testing
11 2 (2.15%) Integration Testing
11 2 (2.15%) Kanban
11 2 (2.15%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 32 (34.41%) Java
2 9 (9.68%) Bash Shell
2 9 (9.68%) Python
3 7 (7.53%) Java 8
4 3 (3.23%) Ruby
5 2 (2.15%) Perl
5 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.15%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.15%) SQL
6 1 (1.08%) Go
6 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 79 (84.95%) Security Cleared
2 25 (26.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.08%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 84 (90.32%) Docker
2 2 (2.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 81 (87.10%) Kubernetes
2 64 (68.82%) Terraform
3 62 (66.67%) Ansible
4 57 (61.29%) Puppet
5 55 (59.14%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (4.30%) Consul
7 3 (3.23%) logstash
7 3 (3.23%) Packer
8 1 (1.08%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 2 (2.15%) Atlassian
1 2 (2.15%) SaltStack
1 2 (2.15%) ServiceNow
1 2 (2.15%) VMware
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle