Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 130 138 116
Rank change year-on-year +8 -22 +30
Contract jobs citing Groovy 23 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.76% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.70% 0.57% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 4 0
Surrey median daily rate £575 £373 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +54.36% - -
South East median daily rate £510 £493 £350
% change year-on-year +3.55% +40.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Surrey with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,354 1,052 714
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 44.47% 38.42% 35.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 996 750 451
Surrey median daily rate £484 £463 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +11.45% -1.19%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £440 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 25 34
Surrey median hourly rate £48.75 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.76% -3.53%
10th Percentile £30.63 £31.50 £27.90
90th Percentile £51.08 £50.25 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +6.49%

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in Surrey

Groovy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Groovy in Surrey

Groovy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Groovy in Surrey over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Groovy in Surrey

Groovy
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 20 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
Guildford - 18 £575 - 2
Reigate -4 1 £375 +0.67%
Groovy
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 18 (78.26%) DevOps
2 17 (73.91%) Jenkins
2 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (69.57%) Ansible
4 15 (65.22%) Git (software)
5 14 (60.87%) DSL
5 14 (60.87%) Cloud Foundry
5 14 (60.87%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (60.87%) Sonatype Nexus
6 13 (56.52%) SonarQube
6 13 (56.52%) Test Automation
6 13 (56.52%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (52.17%) Subversion
7 12 (52.17%) Finance
8 7 (30.43%) Java
9 5 (21.74%) SQL
9 5 (21.74%) SOAP
9 5 (21.74%) JMeter
9 5 (21.74%) SoapUI
10 4 (17.39%) Migration
10 4 (17.39%) Python
11 3 (13.04%) Oracle
11 3 (13.04%) Confluence
11 3 (13.04%) Docker
11 3 (13.04%) OpenShift
11 3 (13.04%) GitHub
11 3 (13.04%) Kubernetes
11 3 (13.04%) API Testing
11 3 (13.04%) Terraform
12 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 14 (60.87%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (13.04%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (56.52%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.04%) GitHub
2 3 (13.04%) OpenShift
3 2 (8.70%) Lucidchart
4 1 (4.35%) Slack
4 1 (4.35%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (73.91%) Jenkins
2 15 (65.22%) Git (software)
3 14 (60.87%) Sonatype Nexus
4 13 (56.52%) SonarQube
5 12 (52.17%) Subversion
6 5 (21.74%) JMeter
6 5 (21.74%) SoapUI
7 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
7 2 (8.70%) Gradle
7 2 (8.70%) JIRA
7 2 (8.70%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (4.35%) Artifactory
8 1 (4.35%) GitLab
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (52.17%) Senior DevOps
2 12 (52.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Test Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Java Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) UI Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Software Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) SOAP
2 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
2 2 (8.70%) JSON
2 2 (8.70%) Spring
3 1 (4.35%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Camel
3 1 (4.35%) REST
3 1 (4.35%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) DevOps
2 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (56.52%) Test Automation
4 4 (17.39%) Migration
5 3 (13.04%) API Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Microservices
6 2 (8.70%) Regression Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery
7 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.35%) Software Architecture
7 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) Python
4 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.70%) Korn
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Docker
2 2 (8.70%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 16 (69.57%) Ansible
2 14 (60.87%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (13.04%) Kubernetes
3 3 (13.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Atlassian