Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 126 174
Rank change year-on-year -21 +48 -25
Contract jobs citing Groovy 12 40 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.39% 1.11% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.96% 2.48% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 29 3
West Yorkshire median daily rate £538 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.44% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £423 £319 £370
90th Percentile £650 £500 £460
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £438 £340
% change year-on-year +8.57% +28.68% -
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 1255 1612 1762
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 41.22% 44.78% 39.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 947 1121 1187
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £269
90th Percentile £525 £525 £512
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £356
% change year-on-year - +12.52% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 27
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +196.30% -30.77% -30.97%
10th Percentile £35.50 £12.90 £12.98
90th Percentile £40.20 £32.50 £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.87 £19.50
% change year-on-year +169.09% -23.77% -22.00%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 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
Leeds -13 5 £473 -5.50%
Halifax +15 2 £700 +137.29%
Groovy
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Groovy.

1 10 (83.33%) Java
1 10 (83.33%) Python
2 9 (75.00%) DevOps
3 8 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 8 (66.67%) Ansible
4 7 (58.33%) Cloud Foundry
4 7 (58.33%) PaaS
5 6 (50.00%) Ruby
6 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (41.67%) Puppet
6 5 (41.67%) RESTful
6 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (41.67%) Docker
6 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
7 4 (33.33%) Node.js
7 4 (33.33%) Big Data
7 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (33.33%) Open Source
7 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
7 4 (33.33%) iPad
7 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 4 (33.33%) C#
7 4 (33.33%) C++
7 4 (33.33%) Web Services
7 4 (33.33%) IBM UrbanCode
7 4 (33.33%) Kubernetes
7 4 (33.33%) React
7 4 (33.33%) Payment Gateway

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 7 (58.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (16.67%) nginx
2 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) PaaS
2 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (8.33%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
2 4 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) Couchbase
3 1 (8.33%) CouchDB
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (33.33%) IBM UrbanCode
3 3 (25.00%) Gerrit
3 3 (25.00%) SonarQube
3 3 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (16.67%) Maven
5 1 (8.33%) CircleCI
5 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (8.33%) Gradle
5 1 (8.33%) gulp
5 1 (8.33%) JIRA
5 1 (8.33%) JUnit
5 1 (8.33%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) RESTful
2 4 (33.33%) Node.js
2 4 (33.33%) React
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (8.33%) Grails
3 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (8.33%) Spring
3 1 (8.33%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) DevOps
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (33.33%) Open Source
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (8.33%) High Availability
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
6 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Release Management
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
1 10 (83.33%) Python
2 6 (50.00%) Ruby
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 4 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) C++
5 2 (16.67%) Scala
6 1 (8.33%) ECMAScript
6 1 (8.33%) Perl
6 1 (8.33%) PHP
6 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Docker
2 2 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) Ansible
2 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (41.67%) Puppet
3 4 (33.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Zend