Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 20 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 141 204
Rank change year-on-year -23 +63 -20
Contract jobs citing Groovy 21 59 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.48% 1.10% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.27% 2.53% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 43 10
Yorkshire median daily rate £470 £438 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.43% +29.15% -
10th Percentile £410 £325 £318
90th Percentile £620 £500 £389
England median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1655 2335 2363
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.72% 43.38% 38.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1221 1586 1596
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.48% +8.46%
10th Percentile £295 £283 £263
90th Percentile £525 £538 £512
England median daily rate £460 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 29 36
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.87 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +169.09% -24.73% -21.00%
10th Percentile £16.03 £12.95 £11.13
90th Percentile £41.61 £47.50 £46.25
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +25.00%

Groovy
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Groovy in Yorkshire

Groovy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Groovy in Yorkshire

Groovy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Groovy in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Groovy in Yorkshire

Groovy
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
West Yorkshire -9 14 £473 +5.00%
North Yorkshire - 2 £450 - 1
South Yorkshire +1 1 - - 1
Groovy
England

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

1 19 (90.48%) Java
2 12 (57.14%) Python
2 12 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) RESTful
4 9 (42.86%) DevOps
5 8 (38.10%) Ansible
5 8 (38.10%) NoSQL
6 7 (33.33%) PaaS
6 7 (33.33%) JIRA
6 7 (33.33%) Docker
6 7 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (28.57%) Open Source
7 6 (28.57%) Acceptance Criteria
7 6 (28.57%) QA
7 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 6 (28.57%) Ruby
7 6 (28.57%) Scala
7 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
7 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (23.81%) Spring
8 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (23.81%) Scrum
8 5 (23.81%) TDD
8 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
8 5 (23.81%) Web Services
8 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
8 5 (23.81%) Puppet
8 5 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (19.05%) User Stories

Groovy
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (19.05%) Confluence
3 2 (9.52%) nginx
3 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) PaaS
2 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (9.52%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (4.76%) npm
4 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) NoSQL
2 4 (19.05%) Big Data
2 4 (19.05%) MongoDB
3 3 (14.29%) CouchDB
3 3 (14.29%) MySQL
4 2 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (4.76%) Couchbase
5 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 7 (33.33%) JIRA
3 4 (19.05%) Cucumber
3 4 (19.05%) IBM UrbanCode
3 4 (19.05%) Selenium
3 4 (19.05%) WebDriver
4 3 (14.29%) Gerrit
4 3 (14.29%) SonarQube
4 3 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
5 2 (9.52%) JHipster
5 2 (9.52%) Maven
6 1 (4.76%) CircleCI
6 1 (4.76%) Gradle
6 1 (4.76%) gulp
6 1 (4.76%) JUnit
6 1 (4.76%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (4.76%) Banking
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
1 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Developer
1 8 (38.10%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Automation Tester
3 4 (19.05%) Tester
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) NoSQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) AWS Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Database Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Java Scala Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Lead DevOps
6 1 (4.76%) MongoDB Developer
6 1 (4.76%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Scala Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Agile Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) RESTful
2 5 (23.81%) Spring
2 5 (23.81%) Web Services
3 4 (19.05%) Gherkin
3 4 (19.05%) Node.js
3 4 (19.05%) React
4 3 (14.29%) Grails
4 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 2 (9.52%) Dropwizard
5 2 (9.52%) Play Framework
5 2 (9.52%) Spring Boot
6 1 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (4.76%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (4.76%) HTML
6 1 (4.76%) JAX-RS
6 1 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (4.76%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (19.05%) iPad
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) DevOps
3 6 (28.57%) Acceptance Criteria
3 6 (28.57%) Open Source
3 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
4 5 (23.81%) Scrum
4 5 (23.81%) TDD
5 4 (19.05%) API Testing
5 4 (19.05%) BDD
5 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (19.05%) Kanban
5 4 (19.05%) Pair Programming
5 4 (19.05%) User Stories
6 3 (14.29%) High Availability
6 3 (14.29%) OOP
7 2 (9.52%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (9.52%) OO
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) Java
2 12 (57.14%) Python
3 6 (28.57%) Ruby
3 6 (28.57%) Scala
4 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
5 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
5 4 (19.05%) C#
5 4 (19.05%) C++
6 3 (14.29%) Perl
7 2 (9.52%) Kotlin
7 2 (9.52%) SQL
8 1 (4.76%) ECMAScript
8 1 (4.76%) PHP
8 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Docker
2 2 (9.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) Ansible
2 5 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (23.81%) Puppet
3 4 (19.05%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Splunk
2 1 (4.76%) Zend