Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worthing 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 September 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
West Sussex > Worthing
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 46 66
Rank change year-on-year +5 +20 -
Contract jobs citing Groovy 21 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worthing 5.38% 2.02% 1.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.34% 3.76% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 1
Worthing median daily rate £450 £488 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.83% +39.50% -
10th Percentile £416 £477 £325
90th Percentile £539 £507 £375
West Sussex median daily rate £448 £488 £475
% change year-on-year -8.27% +2.79% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Worthing median hourly rate - - -
West Sussex 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 Worthing with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Worthing
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 203 133 201
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worthing 52.05% 53.85% 43.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 80 82
Worthing median daily rate £456 £488 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +9.72% +11.25%
10th Percentile £400 £313 £258
90th Percentile £561 £638 £538
West Sussex median daily rate £433 £413 £408
% change year-on-year +4.85% +1.23% +12.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 0
Worthing median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.32% - -
West Sussex median hourly rate £51.00 £48.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -3.23%

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in Worthing

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

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in Worthing

Groovy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Groovy in Worthing

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

1 21 (100.00%) Java
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (100.00%) Selenium
1 21 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 21 (100.00%) Scala
1 21 (100.00%) Gherkin
2 19 (90.48%) Continuous Improvement
2 19 (90.48%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (61.90%) Cucumber
4 12 (57.14%) RESTful
4 12 (57.14%) Kanban
4 12 (57.14%) Scrum
4 12 (57.14%) Software Engineering
4 12 (57.14%) Web Services
4 12 (57.14%) API Testing
4 12 (57.14%) Defect Management
5 11 (52.38%) Exploratory Testing
5 11 (52.38%) User Stories
5 11 (52.38%) Usability Testing
5 11 (52.38%) Performance Testing
5 11 (52.38%) Security Testing
5 11 (52.38%) QA
6 10 (47.62%) Confluence
6 10 (47.62%) Unit Testing
6 10 (47.62%) Atlassian
6 10 (47.62%) JIRA
6 10 (47.62%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (42.86%) gulp
7 9 (42.86%) Grafana
7 9 (42.86%) Gatling

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worthing 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 10 (47.62%) Confluence
2 9 (42.86%) nginx
2 9 (42.86%) Tomcat
3 5 (23.81%) Apache
3 5 (23.81%) JBoss
3 5 (23.81%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) GitHub
1 9 (42.86%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) HTTP
1 9 (42.86%) SSL
1 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) MongoDB
1 9 (42.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (100.00%) Selenium
2 13 (61.90%) Cucumber
3 10 (47.62%) JIRA
4 9 (42.86%) Ant
4 9 (42.86%) Gatling
4 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 9 (42.86%) Grunt
4 9 (42.86%) gulp
4 9 (42.86%) IntelliJ
4 9 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 9 (42.86%) Karma Test Runner
4 9 (42.86%) Sublime Text
5 8 (38.10%) SoapUI
6 5 (23.81%) Eclipse
6 5 (23.81%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Scala Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Java Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Developer in Test
6 2 (9.52%) QA Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Automation Tester
7 1 (4.76%) Digital Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) Gherkin
2 12 (57.14%) RESTful
2 12 (57.14%) Web Services
3 9 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 9 (42.86%) jQuery
3 9 (42.86%) Node.js
3 9 (42.86%) Servlets
4 5 (23.81%) CSS
4 5 (23.81%) EJB
4 5 (23.81%) Hibernate
4 5 (23.81%) HTML
4 5 (23.81%) HTML5
4 5 (23.81%) J2EE
4 5 (23.81%) J2SE
4 5 (23.81%) JSON
4 5 (23.81%) Play Framework
4 5 (23.81%) REST
4 5 (23.81%) SOAP
4 5 (23.81%) Spring
4 5 (23.81%) XML
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
1 9 (42.86%) Ubuntu
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 19 (90.48%) Continuous Improvement
2 19 (90.48%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (57.14%) API Testing
3 12 (57.14%) Defect Management
3 12 (57.14%) Kanban
3 12 (57.14%) Scrum
3 12 (57.14%) Software Engineering
4 11 (52.38%) Exploratory Testing
4 11 (52.38%) Performance Testing
4 11 (52.38%) Security Testing
4 11 (52.38%) Usability Testing
4 11 (52.38%) User Stories
5 10 (47.62%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (47.62%) Unit Testing
6 9 (42.86%) Configuration Management
6 9 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (42.86%) DevOps
6 9 (42.86%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
1 21 (100.00%) Scala
2 9 (42.86%) C#
2 9 (42.86%) Haskell
2 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 9 (42.86%) Perl
2 9 (42.86%) Python
2 9 (42.86%) Ruby
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (52.38%) QA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) Grafana
1 9 (42.86%) Kibana
1 9 (42.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Atlassian
2 9 (42.86%) Google
3 5 (23.81%) Adobe
3 5 (23.81%) webMethods