Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 20 November 2017 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 68 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - -
Contract jobs citing Groovy 1 18 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.12% 1.52% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.36% 3.66% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 0
South Yorkshire median daily rate - £431 -
Yorkshire median daily rate £470 £438 £339
% change year-on-year +7.43% +29.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 274 492 329
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 33.46% 41.48% 33.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 365 229
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £262
90th Percentile £598 £563 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £353
% change year-on-year - +13.48% +8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 4
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £45.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +104.55% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.87 £19.75
% change year-on-year +169.09% -24.73% -21.00%

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in South Yorkshire

Groovy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Groovy in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Groovy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Agile Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java