The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the England region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gradle
Rank 493 525 567
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +42
Contract jobs citing Gradle 64 25 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.054% 0.013%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.00% 0.46% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 17 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £388 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £315 £358
% change year-on-year
+8.73% -11.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6385 5478 5649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.93% 11.76% 10.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4169 3511 3378
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 134 204
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £26.25 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +22 25 £500 +26.98% 3
East of England - 24 £350 - 2
South East - 10 £353 - 2
East Midlands - 2 £575 - 3
North West -12 1 £335 -4.28% 3
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Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 68 (68.00%) Maven
2 53 (53.00%) Continuous Integration
3 52 (52.00%) Git (software)
4 50 (50.00%) Java
5 39 (39.00%) Configuration Management
5 39 (39.00%) Windows
5 39 (39.00%) Automated Testing
6 38 (38.00%) SQL
7 35 (35.00%) Release Management
7 35 (35.00%) .NET
8 34 (34.00%) Visual Studio
8 34 (34.00%) Microsoft
8 34 (34.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 34 (34.00%) TeamCity
8 34 (34.00%) NuGet
8 34 (34.00%) Artifactory
9 33 (33.00%) Octopus Deploy
9 33 (33.00%) SSDT
9 33 (33.00%) Automation Testing
9 33 (33.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 33 (33.00%) Red Gate
9 33 (33.00%) MSBuild
9 33 (33.00%) .NET Framework
10 27 (27.00%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (24.00%) Ant
12 23 (23.00%) TDD
12 23 (23.00%) Jenkins
13 22 (22.00%) Spring
13 22 (22.00%) JavaScript
14 20 (20.00%) Linux

Gradle
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 10 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (8.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.00%) IIS
3 4 (4.00%) Apache
4 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.00%) SAS
5 2 (2.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.00%) Confluence
5 2 (2.00%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.00%) Node.js
6 1 (1.00%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.00%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.00%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.00%) Jetty
6 1 (1.00%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.00%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) MS Office
1 1 (1.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (3.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (3.00%) SaaS
2 2 (2.00%) PaaS
2 2 (2.00%) Google App Engine
2 2 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.00%) Heroku
3 1 (1.00%) GitHub
3 1 (1.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.00%) Bluetooth
1 8 (8.00%) HTTP
1 8 (8.00%) NFC
2 4 (4.00%) LDAP
2 4 (4.00%) SSL
3 3 (3.00%) Intranet
3 3 (3.00%) X.509
4 2 (2.00%) Firewall
4 2 (2.00%) Internet
5 1 (1.00%) SSH
5 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.00%) DNS
5 1 (1.00%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (1.00%) AMQP
5 1 (1.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (33.00%) SSDT
2 8 (8.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.00%) Couchbase
4 4 (4.00%) MySQL
4 4 (4.00%) CouchDB
5 3 (3.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.00%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.00%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.00%) DB2
7 1 (1.00%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.00%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 68 (68.00%) Maven
2 52 (52.00%) Git (software)
3 34 (34.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 34 (34.00%) TeamCity
3 34 (34.00%) Visual Studio
3 34 (34.00%) Artifactory
3 34 (34.00%) NuGet
4 33 (33.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 33 (33.00%) MSBuild
5 24 (24.00%) Ant
6 23 (23.00%) Jenkins
7 18 (18.00%) JUnit
8 14 (14.00%) Eclipse
8 14 (14.00%) Selenium
9 13 (13.00%) Subversion
10 10 (10.00%) Cucumber
11 8 (8.00%) Hudson
11 8 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (6.00%) JIRA
13 4 (4.00%) IntelliJ
General
1 14 (14.00%) Finance
2 4 (4.00%) Front Office
3 3 (3.00%) Games
4 2 (2.00%) Banking
4 2 (2.00%) Marketing
4 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.00%) Electronics
5 1 (1.00%) Automotive
5 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (45.00%) Developer
2 37 (37.00%) Build Engineer
3 34 (34.00%) Release Engineer
3 34 (34.00%) Build and Release Engineer
4 20 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 11 (11.00%) Android Developer
6 8 (8.00%) Lead Developer
7 6 (6.00%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.00%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.00%) Architect
9 3 (3.00%) Web Developer
9 3 (3.00%) Software Build Engineer
10 2 (2.00%) Consultant
10 2 (2.00%) Integration Architect
10 2 (2.00%) Java Software Engineer
10 2 (2.00%) Senior Web Developer
10 2 (2.00%) Java Consultant
11 1 (1.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (35.00%) .NET
2 33 (33.00%) .NET Framework
3 22 (22.00%) Spring
4 18 (18.00%) Web Services
5 17 (17.00%) CSS
6 14 (14.00%) HTML
7 11 (11.00%) XML
8 10 (10.00%) REST
9 9 (9.00%) JSON
9 9 (9.00%) J2EE
10 8 (8.00%) Spring MVC
10 8 (8.00%) RESTful
11 7 (7.00%) jQuery
11 7 (7.00%) JMS
12 6 (6.00%) Hibernate
12 6 (6.00%) CSS3
12 6 (6.00%) HTML5
13 5 (5.00%) Grails
13 5 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
13 5 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.00%) Mobile App
2 12 (12.00%) Open Source
3 3 (3.00%) Online Games
3 3 (3.00%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (3.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.00%) Derivative
4 2 (2.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 2 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.00%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.00%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.00%) Clustering
5 1 (1.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.00%) DTV
5 1 (1.00%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.00%) Wiki
5 1 (1.00%) Blog
5 1 (1.00%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 39 (39.00%) Windows
2 33 (33.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (20.00%) Linux
4 12 (12.00%) Android
5 11 (11.00%) UNIX
6 3 (3.00%) Solaris
7 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.00%) BlackBerry OS
8 1 (1.00%) CentOS
8 1 (1.00%) AIX
8 1 (1.00%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.00%) Debian
8 1 (1.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (53.00%) Continuous Integration
2 39 (39.00%) Configuration Management
2 39 (39.00%) Automated Testing
3 35 (35.00%) Release Management
4 33 (33.00%) Automation Testing
5 27 (27.00%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (23.00%) TDD
7 16 (16.00%) MVC
8 13 (13.00%) BDD
9 12 (12.00%) Scrum
9 12 (12.00%) E-Commerce
10 11 (11.00%) Android Development
11 10 (10.00%) OO
12 8 (8.00%) Mobile Commerce
12 8 (8.00%) Pair Programming
12 8 (8.00%) DevOps
13 7 (7.00%) Software Engineering
14 5 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
15 4 (4.00%) B2B
15 4 (4.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 50 (50.00%) Java
2 38 (38.00%) SQL
3 22 (22.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (11.00%) Groovy
5 10 (10.00%) Ruby
6 5 (5.00%) Python
7 3 (3.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.00%) Scala
7 3 (3.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.00%) Perl
8 2 (2.00%) PHP
8 2 (2.00%) C
8 2 (2.00%) C#
8 2 (2.00%) C++
9 1 (1.00%) VB
9 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.00%) C-shell
9 1 (1.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (4.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.00%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.00%) Sendmail
2 1 (1.00%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.00%) KVM
2 1 (1.00%) NFS
2 1 (1.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (14.00%) Puppet
2 3 (3.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.00%) Ansible
3 1 (1.00%) Nagios
3 1 (1.00%) YUM
3 1 (1.00%) CFEngine
3 1 (1.00%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 34 (34.00%) Microsoft
2 33 (33.00%) Red Gate
3 10 (10.00%) Oracle
4 4 (4.00%) VMware
4 4 (4.00%) Google
5 3 (3.00%) JBoss
5 3 (3.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.00%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.00%) Citrix
6 2 (2.00%) Sun
7 1 (1.00%) HP
7 1 (1.00%) Dell
7 1 (1.00%) Sybase
7 1 (1.00%) Vignette
7 1 (1.00%) SAP
7 1 (1.00%) BEA
7 1 (1.00%) Cisco
7 1 (1.00%) Perforce
7 1 (1.00%) DataSynapse
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