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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gradle
Rank 477 502 514
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +12
Contract jobs citing Gradle 102 51 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.11% 0.024%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.60% 0.83% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 20 7
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£488 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £578 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £383 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +27.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £40.00
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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 England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6365 6117 4812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.94% 12.75% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4164 4033 3087
Average daily rate £400 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 139 146
Average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £31.00 £23.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.72 £47.50 £46.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 May 2015.

Gradle Daily Rate Histogram in England

Gradle
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Gradle Hourly Rate Trend 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 22 May 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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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 +33 66 £525 +5.00% 18
North West -4 18 £450 +38.46% 3
East Midlands -4 7 £625 +63.39%
East of England -8 6 £400 -
South East -10 5 £425 - 2
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Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 144 (89.44%) Java
2 106 (65.84%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (65.22%) Maven
4 91 (56.52%) Linux
5 82 (50.93%) Continuous Integration
6 80 (49.69%) Git (software)
6 80 (49.69%) Jenkins
7 62 (38.51%) Scrum
7 62 (38.51%) Ant
8 61 (37.89%) TDD
9 56 (34.78%) JIRA
10 54 (33.54%) Tomcat
10 54 (33.54%) Red Hat
11 53 (32.92%) Oracle
11 53 (32.92%) Web Services
12 52 (32.30%) JavaScript
12 52 (32.30%) Subversion
13 51 (31.68%) JSON
14 46 (28.57%) Spring
14 46 (28.57%) SQL
14 46 (28.57%) Windows
15 42 (26.09%) Puppet
16 40 (24.84%) JUnit
16 40 (24.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 39 (24.22%) Apache
17 39 (24.22%) MongoDB
18 38 (23.60%) Mercurial
19 37 (22.98%) NoSQL
19 37 (22.98%) Confluence
20 36 (22.36%) Oracle Database

Gradle
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 54 (33.54%) Tomcat
2 39 (24.22%) Apache
3 37 (22.98%) Confluence
4 23 (14.29%) Node.js
4 23 (14.29%) IIS
5 20 (12.42%) WebLogic
6 19 (11.80%) JBoss
7 16 (9.94%) Jetty
8 15 (9.32%) Alfresco
9 11 (6.83%) WildFly
10 10 (6.21%) nginx
10 10 (6.21%) Mule ESB
11 9 (5.59%) Elasticsearch
11 9 (5.59%) Mule
12 4 (2.48%) GlassFish
12 4 (2.48%) iPlanet
12 4 (2.48%) Apache TomEE
12 4 (2.48%) Apache Qpid
12 4 (2.48%) Tornado
13 2 (1.24%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (1.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.62%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.48%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 22 (13.66%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.35%) GitHub
3 5 (3.11%) OpenShift
4 3 (1.86%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.86%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.86%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.86%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.24%) AWS CloudTrail
5 2 (1.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (1.24%) Route 53
5 2 (1.24%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.24%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (1.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.62%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 25 (15.53%) Firewall
2 20 (12.42%) Internet
3 17 (10.56%) AMQP
4 12 (7.45%) HTTP
5 6 (3.73%) OpenLDAP
6 5 (3.11%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.11%) VPN
7 3 (1.86%) DMZ
8 2 (1.24%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.62%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.62%) LDAP
9 1 (0.62%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (24.22%) MongoDB
2 37 (22.98%) NoSQL
3 36 (22.36%) Oracle Database
4 26 (16.15%) MySQL
4 26 (16.15%) PostgreSQL
5 23 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 15 (9.32%) Big Data
6 15 (9.32%) Hadoop
7 11 (6.83%) Relational Database
8 6 (3.73%) Redis
9 5 (3.11%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (3.11%) RDBMS
10 4 (2.48%) InterSystems Cache
10 4 (2.48%) Riak
10 4 (2.48%) Infinispan
10 4 (2.48%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.24%) SQLite
11 2 (1.24%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 105 (65.22%) Maven
2 80 (49.69%) Git (software)
2 80 (49.69%) Jenkins
3 62 (38.51%) Ant
4 56 (34.78%) JIRA
5 52 (32.30%) Subversion
6 40 (24.84%) JUnit
7 38 (23.60%) Mercurial
8 29 (18.01%) Cucumber
9 25 (15.53%) Selenium
10 24 (14.91%) Eclipse
10 24 (14.91%) TeamCity
10 24 (14.91%) Artifactory
11 20 (12.42%) MSBuild
12 18 (11.18%) JMeter
13 16 (9.94%) SonarQube
14 15 (9.32%) Gerrit
15 11 (6.83%) Mockito
16 6 (3.73%) Hamcrest
16 6 (3.73%) Android Studio
General
1 22 (13.66%) Finance
2 11 (6.83%) Banking
3 8 (4.97%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.11%) Front Office
5 4 (2.48%) Retail
5 4 (2.48%) Retail Banking
5 4 (2.48%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.24%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.24%) Publishing
7 1 (0.62%) Advertising
7 1 (0.62%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 96 (59.63%) Developer
2 63 (39.13%) Java Developer
3 15 (9.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (6.21%) Scala Developer
5 10 (6.21%) Android Developer
6 7 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 7 (4.35%) Lead Developer
7 6 (3.73%) Architect
8 5 (3.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 5 (3.11%) Release Manager
8 5 (3.11%) Team Leader
8 5 (3.11%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (3.11%) Technical Leader
8 5 (3.11%) Java Architect
9 4 (2.48%) Lead Java Developer
9 4 (2.48%) UX Developer
10 3 (1.86%) Java Team Leader
10 3 (1.86%) Release Engineer
11 2 (1.24%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (32.92%) Web Services
2 51 (31.68%) JSON
3 46 (28.57%) Spring
4 36 (22.36%) HTML
5 28 (17.39%) REST
6 26 (16.15%) CSS
7 24 (14.91%) .NET
7 24 (14.91%) Java EE
8 23 (14.29%) HTML5
9 21 (13.04%) JMS
10 20 (12.42%) RESTful
10 20 (12.42%) Django
11 19 (11.80%) jQuery
11 19 (11.80%) J2EE
12 18 (11.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 17 (10.56%) RabbitMQ
13 17 (10.56%) Hibernate
14 16 (9.94%) AngularJS
15 15 (9.32%) Rendezvous
15 15 (9.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (21.12%) Open Source
2 24 (14.91%) Fixed Income
3 18 (11.18%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.35%) User Experience
5 6 (3.73%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.11%) W3C
7 3 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.24%) Derivative
8 2 (1.24%) Wiki
9 1 (0.62%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.62%) Clustering
9 1 (0.62%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.62%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 91 (56.52%) Linux
2 46 (28.57%) Windows
3 40 (24.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (10.56%) CentOS
5 16 (9.94%) UNIX
6 12 (7.45%) Android
7 9 (5.59%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.86%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.86%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (65.84%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (50.93%) Continuous Integration
3 62 (38.51%) Scrum
4 61 (37.89%) TDD
5 36 (22.36%) Configuration Management
6 30 (18.63%) OO
6 30 (18.63%) DevOps
7 26 (16.15%) BDD
8 20 (12.42%) Load Balancing
8 20 (12.42%) Software Engineering
9 19 (11.80%) Release Management
9 19 (11.80%) Unit Testing
10 18 (11.18%) Software Delivery
11 17 (10.56%) User Stories
11 17 (10.56%) E-Commerce
11 17 (10.56%) ITIL
12 16 (9.94%) Capacity Management
13 15 (9.32%) Technical Analysis
13 15 (9.32%) Multithreading
13 15 (9.32%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 144 (89.44%) Java
2 52 (32.30%) JavaScript
3 46 (28.57%) SQL
4 34 (21.12%) Python
5 26 (16.15%) C++
5 26 (16.15%) Bash Shell
6 17 (10.56%) Groovy
7 16 (9.94%) Scala
8 15 (9.32%) Ruby
9 10 (6.21%) Perl
10 7 (4.35%) C
10 7 (4.35%) C#
11 5 (3.11%) PHP
12 3 (1.86%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.86%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.24%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.62%) Clojure
14 1 (0.62%) XQuery
14 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.62%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 36 (22.36%) Security Cleared
2 18 (11.18%) DV Cleared
3 8 (4.97%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.24%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.62%) Degree
5 1 (0.62%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.07%) QA
2 5 (3.11%) WAI
System Software
1 12 (7.45%) Docker
2 10 (6.21%) vCloud
3 5 (3.11%) Varnish
3 5 (3.11%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.48%) Squid
5 2 (1.24%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.62%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 42 (26.09%) Puppet
2 27 (16.77%) Ansible
3 20 (12.42%) BladeLogic
3 20 (12.42%) ITRS Geneos
4 18 (11.18%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (9.94%) Rundeck
6 15 (9.32%) Vagrant
6 15 (9.32%) Salt
7 13 (8.07%) Kibana
8 11 (6.83%) logstash
9 9 (5.59%) ZABBIX
10 7 (4.35%) HAProxy
11 2 (1.24%) Graphite
12 1 (0.62%) Nagios
12 1 (0.62%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 54 (33.54%) Red Hat
2 53 (32.92%) Oracle
3 22 (13.66%) Atlassian
4 20 (12.42%) Splunk
5 16 (9.94%) TIBCO
6 11 (6.83%) VMware
7 5 (3.11%) Akamai
7 5 (3.11%) Twitter
7 5 (3.11%) Pega
8 4 (2.48%) Sun
9 3 (1.86%) Google
10 2 (1.24%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.62%) AppDynamics
11 1 (0.62%) SOASTA, Inc
11 1 (0.62%) hybris
11 1 (0.62%) Facebook
11 1 (0.62%) IBM
11 1 (0.62%) Adobe
11 1 (0.62%) Zend
11 1 (0.62%) GigaSpaces
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