The table below looks at the statistics for Gradle skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Gradle over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gradle
Rank 534 542 543
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs citing Gradle 53 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.099% 0.030% 0.010%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.78% 0.25% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 10 2
Average daily rate
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£359 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.58% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £270 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £505 £304
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.46% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6816 5567 5688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.78% 11.81% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4650 3722 3255
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 120 219
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £21.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.29 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.17% +3.67%

Gradle
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Gradle Jobs Demand Trend in England

Gradle
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Gradle Daily Rate Trend in England

Gradle
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Gradle across the England region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Gradle Daily Rate Histogram in England

Gradle
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Gradle within the England region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +23 25 £370 -26.00% 8
East Midlands - 11 £500 - 1
North West -6 8 £350 -6.66% 5
South East - 7 £311 - 3
Yorkshire - 2 £328 - 1
East of England - - - -
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Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 66 (56.90%) Java
1 66 (56.90%) Maven
2 54 (46.55%) Continuous Integration
3 51 (43.97%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (37.93%) Git (software)
5 37 (31.90%) Windows
6 36 (31.03%) Automated Testing
7 35 (30.17%) Configuration Management
8 33 (28.45%) Jenkins
9 29 (25.00%) TDD
10 28 (24.14%) Scrum
10 28 (24.14%) TeamCity
11 27 (23.28%) Team Foundation Server
11 27 (23.28%) SQL
11 27 (23.28%) Ant
11 27 (23.28%) Linux
11 27 (23.28%) Microsoft
12 26 (22.41%) .NET
12 26 (22.41%) Release Management
13 25 (21.55%) Artifactory
14 24 (20.69%) NuGet
14 24 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
14 24 (20.69%) SSDT
14 24 (20.69%) MSBuild
14 24 (20.69%) Automation Testing
14 24 (20.69%) Octopus Deploy
14 24 (20.69%) DevOps
14 24 (20.69%) .NET Framework
14 24 (20.69%) Red Gate
14 24 (20.69%) JavaScript

Gradle
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 11 (9.48%) Apache
2 10 (8.62%) Tomcat
3 9 (7.76%) JBoss
4 8 (6.90%) WebLogic
5 7 (6.03%) Confluence
6 3 (2.59%) Alfresco
6 3 (2.59%) Liferay
7 2 (1.72%) Node.js
7 2 (1.72%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.72%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.72%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.86%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.86%) IIS
8 1 (0.86%) CMS
8 1 (0.86%) Jetty
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.86%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.72%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.86%) MS Office
2 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.31%) PaaS
2 4 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (3.45%) Google App Engine
3 3 (2.59%) GitHub
3 3 (2.59%) SaaS
4 2 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.34%) HTTP
2 8 (6.90%) NFC
2 8 (6.90%) Bluetooth
3 5 (4.31%) AMQP
4 3 (2.59%) SSL
5 2 (1.72%) Internet
6 1 (0.86%) DNS
6 1 (0.86%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.86%) Firewall
6 1 (0.86%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.69%) SSDT
2 11 (9.48%) NoSQL
3 8 (6.90%) MySQL
4 7 (6.03%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.17%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.31%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.59%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.72%) CouchDB
8 2 (1.72%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.72%) Hazelcast
8 2 (1.72%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.86%) Redis
9 1 (0.86%) Big Data
9 1 (0.86%) DB2
9 1 (0.86%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.86%) SQLite
9 1 (0.86%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 66 (56.90%) Maven
2 44 (37.93%) Git (software)
3 33 (28.45%) Jenkins
4 28 (24.14%) TeamCity
5 27 (23.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 27 (23.28%) Ant
6 25 (21.55%) Artifactory
7 24 (20.69%) NuGet
7 24 (20.69%) MSBuild
7 24 (20.69%) Octopus Deploy
7 24 (20.69%) Visual Studio
8 21 (18.10%) Eclipse
9 18 (15.52%) JUnit
9 18 (15.52%) Selenium
10 16 (13.79%) Cucumber
11 13 (11.21%) JIRA
12 12 (10.34%) Subversion
13 11 (9.48%) Hudson
14 8 (6.90%) Mercurial
14 8 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 13 (11.21%) Finance
2 3 (2.59%) Front Office
2 3 (2.59%) Banking
3 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.86%) Automotive
3 1 (0.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (46.55%) Developer
2 32 (27.59%) Java Developer
3 24 (20.69%) Build and Release Engineer
3 24 (20.69%) Build Engineer
3 24 (20.69%) Release Engineer
4 15 (12.93%) Android Developer
5 12 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (7.76%) Lead Developer
7 7 (6.03%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.31%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (3.45%) Architect
9 4 (3.45%) Software Engineer
10 3 (2.59%) Integration Architect
10 3 (2.59%) Software Developer
10 3 (2.59%) Consultant
10 3 (2.59%) Development Engineer
11 2 (1.72%) Automation Engineer
11 2 (1.72%) Operations Engineer
11 2 (1.72%) Agile Java Developer
11 2 (1.72%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (22.41%) .NET
2 24 (20.69%) .NET Framework
2 24 (20.69%) Spring
3 23 (19.83%) JSON
4 20 (17.24%) Web Services
4 20 (17.24%) XML
5 16 (13.79%) REST
6 14 (12.07%) JMS
7 13 (11.21%) HTML
8 11 (9.48%) J2EE
9 8 (6.90%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (6.90%) Java EE
9 8 (6.90%) CSS
9 8 (6.90%) SOAP
10 7 (6.03%) Grails
10 7 (6.03%) RESTful
11 6 (5.17%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (5.17%) Spring MVC
11 6 (5.17%) EJB
11 6 (5.17%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.79%) Mobile App
2 10 (8.62%) Open Source
3 8 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.59%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (2.59%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.59%) Fixed Income
4 3 (2.59%) Derivative
5 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.72%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 2 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.72%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.72%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.86%) User Experience
6 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.86%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.86%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.86%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.86%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 37 (31.90%) Windows
2 27 (23.28%) Linux
3 24 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (14.66%) Android
5 7 (6.03%) UNIX
6 5 (4.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (3.45%) Solaris
8 2 (1.72%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.86%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.86%) BlackBerry OS
9 1 (0.86%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (46.55%) Continuous Integration
2 51 (43.97%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (31.03%) Automated Testing
4 35 (30.17%) Configuration Management
5 29 (25.00%) TDD
6 28 (24.14%) Scrum
7 26 (22.41%) Release Management
8 24 (20.69%) Automation Testing
8 24 (20.69%) DevOps
9 17 (14.66%) BDD
9 17 (14.66%) OO
10 16 (13.79%) E-Commerce
11 15 (12.93%) Android Development
12 12 (10.34%) MVC
13 11 (9.48%) Kanban
14 10 (8.62%) Software Engineering
15 9 (7.76%) Pair Programming
16 8 (6.90%) Change Management
16 8 (6.90%) Mobile Commerce
16 8 (6.90%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 66 (56.90%) Java
2 27 (23.28%) SQL
3 24 (20.69%) JavaScript
4 17 (14.66%) Groovy
5 15 (12.93%) Ruby
6 9 (7.76%) Scala
7 8 (6.90%) Python
8 7 (6.03%) Perl
9 5 (4.31%) PHP
9 5 (4.31%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.72%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.72%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.72%) C++
10 2 (1.72%) C
11 1 (0.86%) C#
11 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.86%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.03%) SC Cleared
2 7 (6.03%) Degree
3 2 (1.72%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.86%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.86%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.31%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.72%) Docker
3 1 (0.86%) vCloud
3 1 (0.86%) KVM
3 1 (0.86%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 16 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (12.93%) Puppet
3 4 (3.45%) Ansible
4 3 (2.59%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.72%) Nagios
6 1 (0.86%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.86%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.86%) logstash
6 1 (0.86%) Salt
6 1 (0.86%) Kibana
6 1 (0.86%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 27 (23.28%) Microsoft
2 24 (20.69%) Red Gate
3 8 (6.90%) Oracle
4 7 (6.03%) VMware
4 7 (6.03%) Atlassian
5 6 (5.17%) Red Hat
6 5 (4.31%) Google
7 4 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.59%) Adobe
8 3 (2.59%) GigaSpaces
9 2 (1.72%) Citrix
10 1 (0.86%) Sun
10 1 (0.86%) Perforce
10 1 (0.86%) DataSynapse
10 1 (0.86%) Akamai
10 1 (0.86%) hybris
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