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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Groovy
South East / Surrey
Rank 77 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Groovy 12 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.03% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.35% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £380 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £398 £350
% change year-on-year +6.91% +13.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £22.50

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 Surrey with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 510 515 494
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 43.63% 40.08% 34.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 354 317
Median daily rate £425 £425 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £326 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 37 15
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 £22.80 £34.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.62 £51.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Groovy as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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
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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redhill - 1 £350 - 1
Groovy
South East

Groovy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) Defect Management
3 6 (50.00%) JIRA
3 6 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Python
3 6 (50.00%) HP
3 6 (50.00%) Subversion
3 6 (50.00%) Maven
4 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
4 5 (41.67%) ISEB
4 5 (41.67%) HP UFT
4 5 (41.67%) Selenium
4 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
4 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
5 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 4 (33.33%) Process Improvement
5 4 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 4 (33.33%) HTML5
5 4 (33.33%) Front End Development
5 4 (33.33%) Bitbucket
5 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (33.33%) Eclipse
5 4 (33.33%) Apache
5 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 4 (33.33%) CSS
5 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (33.33%) MySQL
5 4 (33.33%) Web Development
5 4 (33.33%) HTML

Groovy
Top Related 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 4 (33.33%) Apache
1 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) JIRA
1 6 (50.00%) Maven
1 6 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 6 (50.00%) Subversion
2 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (41.67%) HP UFT
2 5 (41.67%) Selenium
3 4 (33.33%) Bitbucket
3 4 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 2 (16.67%) Gradle
5 1 (8.33%) Hudson
5 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (8.33%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Web Developer
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Java Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Build and Configuration Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Build Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Pensions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) iPad
1 1 (8.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Defect Management
2 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
3 4 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 4 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 4 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 4 (33.33%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISEB
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
2 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Facebook
3 1 (8.33%) Guidewire
Redhill, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
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