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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gradle
Rank 408 520 558
Rank change year-on-year
+112 +38
Contract jobs citing Gradle 173 60 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.13% 0.029%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.46% 0.96% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 45 10
Average daily rate £500 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £310
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Gradle
UK

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
7040 6274 5318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.92% 13.61% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4761 4295 3425
Average daily rate £425 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 113 118
Average hourly rate £41.50 £36.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.27% -2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £24.55 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.76 £47.40 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +73 110 £518 +11.89% 36
South East +16 30 £380 +10.94% 5
North West +4 28 £375 -21.05% 6
South West - 2 £400 - 3
Yorkshire -9 1 £375 - 1
East of England - 1 £360 - 1
Gradle
UK

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 340 (87.63%) Java
2 254 (65.46%) Agile Software Development
3 200 (51.55%) Git (software)
4 195 (50.26%) Maven
5 188 (48.45%) Continuous Integration
5 188 (48.45%) Jenkins
6 180 (46.39%) Spring
7 171 (44.07%) TDD
8 163 (42.01%) Scrum
9 141 (36.34%) JUnit
10 126 (32.47%) REST
11 123 (31.70%) Linux
12 120 (30.93%) Subversion
13 118 (30.41%) Cucumber
14 115 (29.64%) Web Services
15 106 (27.32%) BDD
16 99 (25.52%) Python
17 96 (24.74%) NoSQL
18 95 (24.48%) Unix
19 94 (24.23%) Pair Programming
20 93 (23.97%) Unit Testing
20 93 (23.97%) Docker
21 90 (23.20%) Software Engineering
22 89 (22.94%) Tomcat
23 88 (22.68%) Mockito
24 83 (21.39%) Hibernate
25 82 (21.13%) Apache
26 81 (20.88%) Ant
26 81 (20.88%) JavaScript
26 81 (20.88%) Jetty

Gradle
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 89 (22.94%) Tomcat
2 82 (21.13%) Apache
3 81 (20.88%) Jetty
4 57 (14.69%) JBoss
5 51 (13.14%) Node.js
6 21 (5.41%) Confluence
7 14 (3.61%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (2.32%) Mule
9 8 (2.06%) nginx
10 7 (1.80%) Mule ESB
11 6 (1.55%) Alfresco
12 5 (1.29%) Apache Spark
13 4 (1.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 4 (1.03%) WildFly
14 3 (0.77%) OpenStack
14 3 (0.77%) SAS
15 2 (0.52%) WebLogic
15 2 (0.52%) WebSphere
16 1 (0.26%) CMS
16 1 (0.26%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (1.29%) HipChat
2 3 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.77%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 65 (16.75%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (6.44%) GitHub
3 8 (2.06%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.03%) SaaS
5 3 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.26%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.26%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.26%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 68 (17.53%) HTTP
2 50 (12.89%) TCP/IP
3 31 (7.99%) Internet
4 14 (3.61%) Firewall
4 14 (3.61%) VPN
5 8 (2.06%) SSL
6 5 (1.29%) LAN
6 5 (1.29%) LDAP
6 5 (1.29%) SSH
6 5 (1.29%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (1.03%) iSCSI
7 4 (1.03%) NAS
7 4 (1.03%) Reverse Proxy
7 4 (1.03%) SAN
8 3 (0.77%) DMZ
8 3 (0.77%) VoIP
9 2 (0.52%) FTP
10 1 (0.26%) AMQP
10 1 (0.26%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (24.74%) NoSQL
2 69 (17.78%) Apache Cassandra
3 57 (14.69%) PostgreSQL
4 46 (11.86%) MySQL
5 35 (9.02%) MongoDB
6 20 (5.15%) Infinispan
7 15 (3.87%) Big Data
7 15 (3.87%) Relational Database
8 9 (2.32%) GIS
9 8 (2.06%) SQLite
10 7 (1.80%) Hadoop
11 6 (1.55%) Apache Hive
11 6 (1.55%) HBase
11 6 (1.55%) Impala
11 6 (1.55%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.29%) Oracle BI EE
13 4 (1.03%) Couchbase
13 4 (1.03%) Hazelcast
13 4 (1.03%) SQL Server
14 3 (0.77%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 200 (51.55%) Git (software)
2 195 (50.26%) Maven
3 188 (48.45%) Jenkins
4 141 (36.34%) JUnit
5 120 (30.93%) Subversion
6 118 (30.41%) Cucumber
7 88 (22.68%) Mockito
8 81 (20.88%) Ant
9 76 (19.59%) Selenium
10 57 (14.69%) JIRA
11 54 (13.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 50 (12.89%) Artifactory
13 45 (11.60%) JMeter
14 39 (10.05%) Eclipse
14 39 (10.05%) Sonatype Nexus
15 26 (6.70%) IntelliJ
16 24 (6.19%) Hudson
17 20 (5.15%) Android Studio
18 18 (4.64%) gulp
19 17 (4.38%) FindBugs
General
1 50 (12.89%) Finance
2 45 (11.60%) Banking
3 14 (3.61%) Investment Banking
3 14 (3.61%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.58%) Publishing
5 8 (2.06%) Electronics
6 7 (1.80%) Front Office
6 7 (1.80%) Retail
7 3 (0.77%) International Banking
7 3 (0.77%) Legal
8 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.26%) Games
8 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 270 (69.59%) Developer
2 189 (48.71%) Java Developer
3 54 (13.92%) Senior Developer
4 45 (11.60%) Senior Java Developer
5 42 (10.82%) Android Developer
6 39 (10.05%) Agile Developer
7 38 (9.79%) Agile Java Developer
8 32 (8.25%) DevOps Engineer
9 30 (7.73%) Software Engineer
10 25 (6.44%) Java Engineer
10 25 (6.44%) Scala Developer
11 20 (5.15%) Java Scala Software Engineer
11 20 (5.15%) Java Software Engineer
11 20 (5.15%) Scala Software Engineer
12 16 (4.12%) Senior Agile Developer
12 16 (4.12%) Senior Agile Java Developer
13 15 (3.87%) Java Scala Developer
13 15 (3.87%) Release Manager
14 12 (3.09%) Build Manager
14 12 (3.09%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (46.39%) Spring
2 126 (32.47%) REST
3 115 (29.64%) Web Services
4 83 (21.39%) Hibernate
5 76 (19.59%) AngularJS
6 60 (15.46%) Guice
7 58 (14.95%) HTML
7 58 (14.95%) RESTful
8 55 (14.18%) JSON
9 54 (13.92%) XML
10 49 (12.63%) CSS
11 32 (8.25%) ActiveMQ
12 31 (7.99%) Apache Camel
13 30 (7.73%) JAX-RS
13 30 (7.73%) Spring Boot
14 28 (7.22%) Spring MVC
15 26 (6.70%) HTML5
15 26 (6.70%) jQuery
16 22 (5.67%) Java EE
16 22 (5.67%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.19%) Fixed Income
3 20 (5.15%) Grid Computing
4 14 (3.61%) Mobile App
5 11 (2.84%) User Experience
6 10 (2.58%) Fintech
7 9 (2.32%) Cryptography
8 8 (2.06%) Algorithms
9 7 (1.80%) iPad
10 6 (1.55%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.29%) Derivative
12 4 (1.03%) Computer Science
12 4 (1.03%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.77%) Credit Risk
13 3 (0.77%) Private Cloud
13 3 (0.77%) Smart Meter
13 3 (0.77%) Tandem
13 3 (0.77%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.77%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 123 (31.70%) Linux
2 95 (24.48%) Unix
3 46 (11.86%) Android
4 21 (5.41%) CentOS
5 13 (3.35%) Apple iOS
6 12 (3.09%) Windows
7 8 (2.06%) Ubuntu
8 7 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (1.29%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.77%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.77%) Mac OS X Server
10 3 (0.77%) Solaris
10 3 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (65.46%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (48.45%) Continuous Integration
3 171 (44.07%) TDD
4 163 (42.01%) Scrum
5 106 (27.32%) BDD
6 94 (24.23%) Pair Programming
7 93 (23.97%) Unit Testing
8 90 (23.20%) Software Engineering
9 75 (19.33%) DevOps
10 72 (18.56%) Multithreading
11 65 (16.75%) Build Automation
11 65 (16.75%) Dependency Injection
12 59 (15.21%) Continuous Delivery
13 51 (13.14%) Concurrent Programming
14 43 (11.08%) Android Development
15 42 (10.82%) OO
16 41 (10.57%) MVC
16 41 (10.57%) Root Cause Analysis
16 41 (10.57%) SDLC
17 39 (10.05%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 340 (87.63%) Java
2 99 (25.52%) Python
3 81 (20.88%) JavaScript
4 71 (18.30%) Groovy
5 62 (15.98%) Scala
6 58 (14.95%) Ruby
7 52 (13.40%) Perl
7 52 (13.40%) SQL
8 29 (7.47%) Bash Shell
9 11 (2.84%) C++
9 11 (2.84%) PHP
9 11 (2.84%) Shell Script
10 9 (2.32%) Smalltalk
11 5 (1.29%) C#
12 4 (1.03%) JPQL
13 3 (0.77%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.52%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.26%) C
15 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.26%) XPath
Qualifications
1 24 (6.19%) Degree
2 16 (4.12%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.09%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (1.03%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.52%) OCA
5 2 (0.52%) OCP
5 2 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.26%) ISEB
6 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.26%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (10.05%) QA
2 8 (2.06%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.77%) Basel III
3 3 (0.77%) CRD IV
3 3 (0.77%) SLA
4 2 (0.52%) EMIR
4 2 (0.52%) MiFID
5 1 (0.26%) SDET
System Software
1 93 (23.97%) Docker
2 14 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.06%) vCloud
4 7 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (1.55%) Apache Flume
6 5 (1.29%) Active Directory
6 5 (1.29%) HDFS
6 5 (1.29%) oVirt
6 5 (1.29%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 43 (11.08%) Puppet
2 32 (8.25%) Ansible
3 30 (7.73%) Graphite
4 22 (5.67%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (3.87%) Salt
6 11 (2.84%) ZABBIX
7 8 (2.06%) Rundeck
8 7 (1.80%) Kibana
8 7 (1.80%) logstash
9 3 (0.77%) CFEngine
9 3 (0.77%) HAProxy
9 3 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.52%) Nagios
10 2 (0.52%) yum
11 1 (0.26%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 41 (10.57%) Oracle
2 30 (7.73%) SOASTA, Inc
3 27 (6.96%) Google
4 24 (6.19%) VMware
5 21 (5.41%) Red Hat
6 14 (3.61%) Atlassian
7 11 (2.84%) IBM
8 8 (2.06%) Perforce
9 7 (1.80%) Splunk
10 6 (1.55%) Akamai
10 6 (1.55%) ESRI
10 6 (1.55%) Twitter
11 5 (1.29%) Cisco
11 5 (1.29%) HP
11 5 (1.29%) Informatica
11 5 (1.29%) New Relic
11 5 (1.29%) Sonatype
12 4 (1.03%) Dell
13 3 (0.77%) Microsoft
13 3 (0.77%) Sun
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