The table below looks at the statistics for Gradle skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Gradle over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gradle
North West / Cheshire
Rank 47 63 62
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -1
Contract jobs citing Gradle 1 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.20% 0.89% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.99% 5.67% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Median daily rate £413 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.79%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
101 141 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.49% 15.68% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 87 49
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.95 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.73% +10.67%

Gradle
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Gradle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Gradle Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Gradle
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Gradle across the Cheshire region.

Gradle Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Gradle 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Gradle.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Ant
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) RAD
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) IntelliJ
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS

Gradle
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Couchbase
2 1 (33.33%) CouchDB
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Ant
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) IntelliJ
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) JProfiler
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) JPA
3 1 (33.33%) OSGi
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Velocity
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) ATDD
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Perforce