Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 6 months to 26 May 2018 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 > West Yorkshire
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 120 157
Rank change year-on-year -14 +37 -6
Contract jobs citing Groovy 29 29 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.85% 1.04% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.79% 2.26% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 23 12
West Yorkshire median daily rate £390 £420 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -13.85% +30.00%
10th Percentile £343 £289 £318
90th Percentile £813 £488 £500
Yorkshire median daily rate £389 £420 £413
% change year-on-year -7.44% +1.82% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,617 1,283 1,734
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 47.29% 45.95% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,137 892 1,196
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.24% +11.79%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £288
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +13.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 14
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.78% +42.86% -55.00%
10th Percentile £33.00 £11.15 £13.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £39.30 £21.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +77.78% +7.14% -40.00%

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in West Yorkshire

Groovy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Groovy in West Yorkshire

Groovy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Groovy in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Groovy in West Yorkshire

Groovy
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 26 May 2018. 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
Leeds -28 13 £408 -3.55% 6
Bradford - 2 £375 -
Groovy
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 21 (72.41%) Ansible
2 19 (65.52%) Cloud Foundry
2 19 (65.52%) Java
2 19 (65.52%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (62.07%) Sonatype Nexus
4 16 (55.17%) Docker
4 16 (55.17%) DevOps
4 16 (55.17%) Kubernetes
5 15 (51.72%) Python
6 13 (44.83%) Bash Shell
6 13 (44.83%) Ruby
7 12 (41.38%) iPad
7 12 (41.38%) E-Commerce
7 12 (41.38%) SonarQube
8 11 (37.93%) Jenkins
9 9 (31.03%) Spring
10 8 (27.59%) Spring Boot
11 7 (24.14%) GitHub
11 7 (24.14%) Maven
11 7 (24.14%) RESTful
12 6 (20.69%) Selenium
12 6 (20.69%) Scala
12 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (20.69%) Workflow
12 6 (20.69%) Splunk
12 6 (20.69%) Virtual Machines
13 5 (17.24%) Anypoint
13 5 (17.24%) MuleSoft
13 5 (17.24%) AppDynamics
13 5 (17.24%) Cucumber

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 19 (65.52%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (17.24%) Anypoint
3 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.90%) nginx
4 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 19 (65.52%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (24.14%) GitHub
3 4 (13.79%) PaaS
4 2 (6.90%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
2 1 (3.45%) Couchbase
2 1 (3.45%) CouchDB
2 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (62.07%) Sonatype Nexus
2 12 (41.38%) SonarQube
3 11 (37.93%) Jenkins
4 7 (24.14%) Maven
5 6 (20.69%) Selenium
6 5 (17.24%) Cucumber
7 4 (13.79%) IBM UrbanCode
8 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
8 3 (10.34%) JUnit
9 2 (6.90%) CircleCI
9 2 (6.90%) Gerrit
9 2 (6.90%) Gradle
9 2 (6.90%) gulp
9 2 (6.90%) Mercurial
9 2 (6.90%) Travis CI
10 1 (3.45%) JIRA
10 1 (3.45%) Protractor
10 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
10 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Publishing
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (37.93%) Senior DevOps
2 11 (37.93%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 10 (34.48%) AWS DevOps
3 10 (34.48%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 10 (34.48%) AWS Engineer
3 10 (34.48%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Integration Test Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Java Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Java Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Web Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) Spring
2 8 (27.59%) Spring Boot
3 7 (24.14%) RESTful
4 3 (10.34%) Web Services
5 2 (6.90%) CSS
5 2 (6.90%) CSS3
5 2 (6.90%) HTML
5 2 (6.90%) HTML5
5 2 (6.90%) Node.js
6 1 (3.45%) Angular 2
6 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.45%) Dropwizard
6 1 (3.45%) Gherkin
6 1 (3.45%) Grails
6 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.45%) React
6 1 (3.45%) SOAP
6 1 (3.45%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) iPad
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) DevOps
2 12 (41.38%) E-Commerce
3 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.69%) Workflow
4 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (13.79%) Microservices
5 4 (13.79%) OO
5 4 (13.79%) OOP
5 4 (13.79%) Open Source
5 4 (13.79%) Pair Programming
5 4 (13.79%) SOA
5 4 (13.79%) TDD
6 3 (10.34%) OWASP
7 2 (6.90%) BDD
7 2 (6.90%) Deployment Automation
7 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (6.90%) Software Delivery
8 1 (3.45%) Front End Development
8 1 (3.45%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) Java
2 15 (51.72%) Python
3 13 (44.83%) Bash Shell
3 13 (44.83%) Ruby
4 6 (20.69%) Scala
5 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
6 3 (10.34%) Clojure
7 2 (6.90%) C#
7 2 (6.90%) C++
7 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.45%) ES6
8 1 (3.45%) Java 8
8 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (55.17%) Docker
2 6 (20.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (72.41%) Ansible
2 16 (55.17%) Kubernetes
3 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Splunk
2 5 (17.24%) AppDynamics
2 5 (17.24%) MuleSoft
3 1 (3.45%) Capita