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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 39 -
Contract jobs citing Groovy 0 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - 2.49% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 5.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 0
Median daily rate - £413 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -4.16% +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 -

Groovy is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 130 203 196
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 38.81% 45.93% 45.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 358 269
Median daily rate £400 £388 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £278 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £575 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% -  

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