Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 22 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 102 121
Rank change year-on-year +16 +19 -6
Contract jobs citing Groovy 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.084% 0.28% 0.061%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% 0.67% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Wales median daily rate - £418 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.33% -6.25%
UK median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £42.50 - £45.00

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 Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 462 601 797
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 38.60% 42.21% 48.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 406 582
Wales median daily rate £375 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +17.86% -
10th Percentile £253 £266 £225
90th Percentile £538 £575 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 24
Wales median hourly rate £18.75 £55.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.91% +168.29% +3.02%
10th Percentile £14.29 £17.83 £13.00
90th Percentile £39.20 £77.50 £56.16
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +20.81%

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in Wales

Groovy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Groovy in Wales

Groovy
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the Wales region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
South Wales +9 1 - -
Groovy
UK

For the 6 months to 22 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 Wales region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) DSL
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Route 53
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Kibana
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Mesos
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (100.00%) Rundeck
1 1 (100.00%) Terraform
1 1 (100.00%) Grafana
1 1 (100.00%) Marathon

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) Route 53
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Grafana
1 1 (100.00%) Kibana
1 1 (100.00%) Marathon
1 1 (100.00%) Mesos
1 1 (100.00%) Prometheus
1 1 (100.00%) Rundeck
1 1 (100.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle