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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gradle
Rank 503 513 504
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Contract jobs citing Gradle 52 21 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.047% 0.010%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.84% 0.40% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 15 2
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£425 £442 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +10.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £428 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.33% +6.87%
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
6224 5272 4945
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.46% 11.85% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4271 3417 3132
Average daily rate £400 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.64% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 118 202
Average hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.70 £15.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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 +15 32 £450 -2.70% 12
North West -10 7 £475 +8.94% 2
East Midlands +15 6 £425 -
South East - 6 £375 -
Yorkshire - 1 £375 -
South West - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
Gradle
UK

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 77 (74.04%) Java
2 64 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (57.69%) Maven
4 48 (46.15%) Jenkins
5 47 (45.19%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (38.46%) Scrum
6 40 (38.46%) Linux
7 39 (37.50%) TDD
7 39 (37.50%) Git (software)
8 36 (34.62%) JSON
9 33 (31.73%) Ant
10 31 (29.81%) JavaScript
11 27 (25.96%) DevOps
12 26 (25.00%) Spring
13 25 (24.04%) Subversion
14 24 (23.08%) Web Services
15 23 (22.12%) Apache
15 23 (22.12%) JIRA
15 23 (22.12%) Cucumber
16 22 (21.15%) Tomcat
16 22 (21.15%) Opscode Chef
17 21 (20.19%) Eclipse
17 21 (20.19%) Configuration Management
18 20 (19.23%) Windows
18 20 (19.23%) REST
19 19 (18.27%) NoSQL
19 19 (18.27%) BDD
19 19 (18.27%) Puppet
19 19 (18.27%) Groovy
20 18 (17.31%) Android

Gradle
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 23 (22.12%) Apache
2 22 (21.15%) Tomcat
3 16 (15.38%) Confluence
3 16 (15.38%) JBoss
4 10 (9.62%) Node.js
4 10 (9.62%) WebLogic
5 6 (5.77%) Alfresco
6 4 (3.85%) Jetty
6 4 (3.85%) nginx
7 3 (2.88%) Liferay
7 3 (2.88%) Mule
8 2 (1.92%) WildFly
8 2 (1.92%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.96%) CMS
9 1 (0.96%) IIS
9 1 (0.96%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.96%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.96%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.81%) GitHub
2 4 (3.85%) PaaS
2 4 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.92%) ElastiCache
4 2 (1.92%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (1.92%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.92%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.92%) Google App Engine
4 2 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.92%) Route 53
4 2 (1.92%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.62%) AMQP
2 7 (6.73%) Internet
2 7 (6.73%) HTTP
3 3 (2.88%) Firewall
3 3 (2.88%) SSL
3 3 (2.88%) VPN
3 3 (2.88%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (1.92%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.96%) DMZ
5 1 (0.96%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.96%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.96%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.27%) NoSQL
2 17 (16.35%) MongoDB
3 13 (12.50%) MySQL
4 12 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (6.73%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.77%) Big Data
6 6 (5.77%) Hadoop
7 5 (4.81%) Oracle Database
8 4 (3.85%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.88%) SQL Server
9 3 (2.88%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (2.88%) SQLite
9 3 (2.88%) Redis
10 2 (1.92%) Couchbase
10 2 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.92%) CouchDB
10 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.96%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 60 (57.69%) Maven
2 48 (46.15%) Jenkins
3 39 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 33 (31.73%) Ant
5 25 (24.04%) Subversion
6 23 (22.12%) JIRA
6 23 (22.12%) Cucumber
7 21 (20.19%) Eclipse
8 16 (15.38%) Mercurial
9 15 (14.42%) JUnit
10 14 (13.46%) Selenium
11 13 (12.50%) JMeter
12 10 (9.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 10 (9.62%) Hudson
13 9 (8.65%) IntelliJ
14 8 (7.69%) VisualVM
14 8 (7.69%) Gerrit
14 8 (7.69%) Mockito
15 7 (6.73%) JProfiler
15 7 (6.73%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (10.58%) Finance
2 4 (3.85%) Banking
3 2 (1.92%) Retail Banking
3 2 (1.92%) Retail
4 1 (0.96%) Advertising
4 1 (0.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (56.73%) Developer
2 41 (39.42%) Java Developer
3 15 (14.42%) Android Developer
4 13 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 5 (4.81%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (4.81%) Release Manager
7 4 (3.85%) Scala Developer
7 4 (3.85%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (3.85%) Test Engineer
8 3 (2.88%) Consultant
8 3 (2.88%) Lead Developer
8 3 (2.88%) Development Engineer
8 3 (2.88%) Senior Android Developer
9 2 (1.92%) DevOps Specialist
9 2 (1.92%) Ruby Developer
9 2 (1.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (1.92%) Lead Java Developer
9 2 (1.92%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (1.92%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (34.62%) JSON
2 26 (25.00%) Spring
3 24 (23.08%) Web Services
4 20 (19.23%) REST
5 18 (17.31%) XML
6 17 (16.35%) HTML
7 15 (14.42%) J2EE
8 14 (13.46%) Java EE
9 13 (12.50%) JMS
9 13 (12.50%) CSS
10 11 (10.58%) Hibernate
10 11 (10.58%) SOAP
11 10 (9.62%) RabbitMQ
11 10 (9.62%) EJB
12 9 (8.65%) RESTful
12 9 (8.65%) Android SDK
13 8 (7.69%) jQuery
13 8 (7.69%) Grails
14 6 (5.77%) Ajax
14 6 (5.77%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.50%) Open Source
2 12 (11.54%) Mobile App
3 9 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.92%) User Experience
4 2 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.92%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 40 (38.46%) Linux
2 20 (19.23%) Windows
3 18 (17.31%) Android
4 13 (12.50%) UNIX
5 12 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (6.73%) CentOS
7 4 (3.85%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.88%) Mac OS X
8 3 (2.88%) Solaris
9 1 (0.96%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (45.19%) Continuous Integration
3 40 (38.46%) Scrum
4 39 (37.50%) TDD
5 27 (25.96%) DevOps
6 21 (20.19%) Configuration Management
7 19 (18.27%) BDD
8 16 (15.38%) Kanban
9 15 (14.42%) Android Development
10 14 (13.46%) OO
11 11 (10.58%) Performance Testing
12 10 (9.62%) E-Commerce
13 9 (8.65%) Software Engineering
14 8 (7.69%) User Stories
14 8 (7.69%) OWASP
14 8 (7.69%) MVC
14 8 (7.69%) Change Management
15 7 (6.73%) Multithreading
15 7 (6.73%) Coaching
16 6 (5.77%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 77 (74.04%) Java
2 31 (29.81%) JavaScript
3 19 (18.27%) Groovy
4 17 (16.35%) Perl
5 15 (14.42%) Ruby
6 12 (11.54%) Scala
7 11 (10.58%) Python
8 8 (7.69%) Bash Shell
9 6 (5.77%) SQL
9 6 (5.77%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.85%) C++
11 3 (2.88%) C
11 3 (2.88%) PHP
12 2 (1.92%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.96%) XQuery
13 1 (0.96%) R
13 1 (0.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (13.46%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.81%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.85%) Degree
4 4 (3.85%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.92%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.81%) vCloud
1 5 (4.81%) Docker
2 4 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.96%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 22 (21.15%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (18.27%) Puppet
3 13 (12.50%) Ansible
4 7 (6.73%) Vagrant
5 6 (5.77%) logstash
5 6 (5.77%) Salt
6 5 (4.81%) ZABBIX
6 5 (4.81%) Kibana
7 2 (1.92%) HAProxy
7 2 (1.92%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (16.35%) Red Hat
2 15 (14.42%) Oracle
3 12 (11.54%) Atlassian
4 11 (10.58%) VMware
5 4 (3.85%) Google
5 4 (3.85%) Akamai
6 3 (2.88%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.88%) Adobe
6 3 (2.88%) GigaSpaces
7 2 (1.92%) Sun
7 2 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.96%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.96%) Apple
8 1 (0.96%) hybris
8 1 (0.96%) 29West
8 1 (0.96%) AppDynamics
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