Period
to 20 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 February 2020 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 43 - 44
Rank change year-on-year - +44 +4
Contract jobs citing Groovy 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.63% - 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.73% - 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Southampton median daily rate £345 - £456
10th Percentile £293 - £383
90th Percentile £510 - £524
Hampshire median daily rate £550 £488 £483
% change year-on-year +12.82% +1.04% -16.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire 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 Southampton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 173 233 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 36.42% 49.79% 35.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 149 85
Southampton median daily rate £455 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.11% +16.13% +9.93%
10th Percentile £338 £325 £270
90th Percentile £575 £561 £530
Hampshire median daily rate £455 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +3.94% +9.38% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 11
Southampton median hourly rate £41.25 £48.75 £45.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.38% +7.40% +14.91%
10th Percentile £37.13 £40.65 £42.00
90th Percentile £44.38 £52.88 £51.25
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £44.12
% change year-on-year -11.11% +2.01% +3.80%

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in Southampton

Groovy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Groovy in Southampton

Groovy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Groovy in Southampton over the 6 months to 20 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Groovy in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) Customer-Centric Approach
2 2 (66.67%) Customer-Centricity
2 2 (66.67%) Commercial Awareness
2 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) TestRail
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
3 1 (33.33%) Express
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Terraform
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) AWS
1 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
1 2 (66.67%) TestRail
2 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Lead DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Express
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Commercial Awareness
1 2 (66.67%) Customer-Centric Approach
1 2 (66.67%) Customer-Centricity
1 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Terraform