The table below looks at the statistics for Gradle skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Gradle over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gradle
Rank 89 78 65
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Contract jobs citing Gradle 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.24% 0.085% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.27% 0.69% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£368 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
176 144 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.47% 12.24% 8.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 85 47
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £243 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £27.45 £42.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.42% +30.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.85%

Gradle
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Gradle across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Gradle Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Gradle
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Gradle Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Gradle
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Gradle across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Gradle Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Gradle also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Gradle.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) Web Services
2 9 (75.00%) Maven
2 9 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (66.67%) Open Source
3 8 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 8 (66.67%) BDD
3 8 (66.67%) TDD
4 7 (58.33%) Ant
4 7 (58.33%) RESTful
5 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (50.00%) Selenium
5 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (50.00%) UNIX
5 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
5 6 (50.00%) Hudson
5 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
6 5 (41.67%) REST
6 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
6 5 (41.67%) JIRA
7 4 (33.33%) Spring
7 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
8 3 (25.00%) Xcode

Gradle
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Gradle also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Gradle. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Maven
1 9 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 7 (58.33%) Ant
4 6 (50.00%) Hudson
4 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (50.00%) Selenium
5 5 (41.67%) JIRA
6 3 (25.00%) Mercurial
6 3 (25.00%) Xcode
6 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
6 3 (25.00%) Calabash
6 3 (25.00%) Appium
7 2 (16.67%) JBehave
8 1 (8.33%) Subversion
8 1 (8.33%) JUnit
8 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Quality Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) Web Services
2 7 (58.33%) RESTful
3 5 (41.67%) REST
4 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 4 (33.33%) Spring
5 3 (25.00%) JSON
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (25.00%) JSP
5 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (16.67%) Leaflet
6 2 (16.67%) PostGIS
7 1 (8.33%) jQuery
7 1 (8.33%) JAX-WS
7 1 (8.33%) JSF
7 1 (8.33%) Ajax
7 1 (8.33%) Servlets
7 1 (8.33%) SOAP
7 1 (8.33%) J2EE
7 1 (8.33%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) UNIX
2 3 (25.00%) Android
2 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) TDD
2 8 (66.67%) Open Source
2 8 (66.67%) BDD
3 6 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (25.00%) Compatibility Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (25.00%) ATDD
5 3 (25.00%) Android Development
5 3 (25.00%) iOS Development
5 3 (25.00%) DevOps
5 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (16.67%) SDLC
6 2 (16.67%) Pair Programming
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) ESRI
2 1 (8.33%) Twitter
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle