Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 77 96
Rank change year-on-year +14 +19 -20
Contract jobs citing Groovy 78 23 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 4.08% 2.33% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.95% 4.24% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 12 2
South London median daily rate £525 £488 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +9.86% +31.48%
10th Percentile £463 £376 £414
90th Percentile £710 £543 £488
London median daily rate £550 £550 £513
% change year-on-year - +7.32% +4.59%
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 981 543 479
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 51.33% 54.96% 41.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 695 345 361
South London median daily rate £500 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £355 £340 £275
90th Percentile £588 £675 £538
London median daily rate £515 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +3.00% +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 42 4
South London median hourly rate £45.00 £47.83 £20.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.92% +129.40% -60.03%
10th Percentile £37.35 £40.13 £19.03
90th Percentile £47.83 £52.95 £41.36
London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £27.38
% change year-on-year -2.50% +46.08% -1.00%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 -2 68 £525 +2.44% 1
Merton +2 1 £475 +18.75%
Groovy
London

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 73 (93.59%) DevOps
2 62 (79.49%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (78.21%) Security Cleared
4 56 (71.79%) Docker
5 53 (67.95%) Kubernetes
6 50 (64.10%) Terraform
7 44 (56.41%) Java
8 42 (53.85%) Ansible
9 39 (50.00%) Puppet
10 37 (47.44%) Jenkins
11 35 (44.87%) Hadoop
12 34 (43.59%) SC Cleared
13 26 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
14 23 (29.49%) Continuous Integration
15 22 (28.21%) Git (software)
16 20 (25.64%) CentOS
16 20 (25.64%) Linux
17 19 (24.36%) Test Automation
18 18 (23.08%) Scrum
19 17 (21.79%) Amazon AWS
20 15 (19.23%) Elasticsearch
21 14 (17.95%) Python
21 14 (17.95%) Web Services
22 13 (16.67%) BDD
22 13 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 12 (15.38%) Tomcat
24 11 (14.10%) Microservices
24 11 (14.10%) JIRA
24 11 (14.10%) Bash Shell
24 11 (14.10%) Continuous Improvement

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 15 (19.23%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 10 (12.82%) Apache Spark
4 8 (10.26%) Apache
5 6 (7.69%) Confluence
6 4 (5.13%) JBoss
6 4 (5.13%) WebLogic
7 3 (3.85%) Jetty
7 3 (3.85%) Oracle Self-Service HR
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 17 (21.79%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) SSH
2 1 (1.28%) SMS
2 1 (1.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (44.87%) Hadoop
2 10 (12.82%) Big Data
2 10 (12.82%) HBase
2 10 (12.82%) Relational Database
3 9 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (5.13%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.13%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.85%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (3.85%) Apache Hive
5 3 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 37 (47.44%) Jenkins
2 22 (28.21%) Git (software)
3 11 (14.10%) JIRA
4 10 (12.82%) SonarQube
5 9 (11.54%) Maven
5 9 (11.54%) Selenium
6 6 (7.69%) WebDriver
7 4 (5.13%) Ant
7 4 (5.13%) Subversion
8 3 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (3.85%) ClearCase
8 3 (3.85%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.85%) Eclipse
8 3 (3.85%) FishEye
8 3 (3.85%) Gradle
8 3 (3.85%) Hudson
8 3 (3.85%) IntelliJ
8 3 (3.85%) Mercurial
8 3 (3.85%) Poseidon for UML
8 3 (3.85%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 26 (33.33%) Consultant
1 26 (33.33%) DevOps Consultant
1 26 (33.33%) Kubernetes Consultant
2 21 (26.92%) DevOps Engineer
3 20 (25.64%) Developer
4 16 (20.51%) Java Developer
5 12 (15.38%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 10 (12.82%) Senior DevOps
7 9 (11.54%) AWS DevOps
7 9 (11.54%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 8 (10.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 6 (7.69%) Automation Tester
9 6 (7.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 6 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
9 6 (7.69%) Tester
10 4 (5.13%) Big Data Developer
11 3 (3.85%) Big Data Engineer
11 3 (3.85%) Hadoop Engineer
11 3 (3.85%) Integration Developer
11 3 (3.85%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.95%) Web Services
2 10 (12.82%) Kafka
2 10 (12.82%) Velocity
3 9 (11.54%) Elastic Stack
4 8 (10.26%) Hibernate
5 7 (8.97%) LAMP
5 7 (8.97%) REST
5 7 (8.97%) Samza
6 6 (7.69%) JSON
7 5 (6.41%) Spring
8 4 (5.13%) AngularJS
8 4 (5.13%) XML
9 3 (3.85%) GWT
9 3 (3.85%) HTML
9 3 (3.85%) HTML5
9 3 (3.85%) JMS
9 3 (3.85%) JPA
9 3 (3.85%) jQuery
9 3 (3.85%) Node.js
9 3 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.85%) Derivative
1 3 (3.85%) User Experience
2 1 (1.28%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.64%) CentOS
1 20 (25.64%) Linux
2 13 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (10.26%) Windows
4 3 (3.85%) Android
4 3 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.85%) Debian
4 3 (3.85%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.85%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (93.59%) DevOps
2 62 (79.49%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (29.49%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (24.36%) Test Automation
5 18 (23.08%) Scrum
6 13 (16.67%) BDD
7 11 (14.10%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (14.10%) Microservices
8 10 (12.82%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (12.82%) Open Source
8 10 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (12.82%) Task Automation
8 10 (12.82%) TDD
9 9 (11.54%) Performance Testing
10 8 (10.26%) Continuous Deployment
11 6 (7.69%) Build Automation
11 6 (7.69%) Immutable Infrastructure
12 4 (5.13%) Use Case
12 4 (5.13%) Visualisation
12 4 (5.13%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 44 (56.41%) Java
2 14 (17.95%) Python
3 11 (14.10%) Bash Shell
4 9 (11.54%) Ruby
5 8 (10.26%) Java 8
5 8 (10.26%) SQL
6 7 (8.97%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.13%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.85%) C++
8 3 (3.85%) Clojure
8 3 (3.85%) ClojureScript
8 3 (3.85%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.85%) Perl
8 3 (3.85%) Scala
8 3 (3.85%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 61 (78.21%) Security Cleared
2 34 (43.59%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.41%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.85%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 56 (71.79%) Docker
2 5 (6.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 53 (67.95%) Kubernetes
2 50 (64.10%) Terraform
3 42 (53.85%) Ansible
4 39 (50.00%) Puppet
5 26 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (12.82%) logstash
7 9 (11.54%) Kibana
8 7 (8.97%) Consul
8 7 (8.97%) Packer
9 3 (3.85%) Ambari
9 3 (3.85%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (7.69%) Cloudera
1 6 (7.69%) Hortonworks
1 6 (7.69%) Splunk
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle
3 3 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.85%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.85%) Sybase