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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gradle
Rank 522 550 571
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +21
Contract jobs citing Gradle 56 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.039% 0.006%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.83% 0.33% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 15 3
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£350 £388 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +23.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £375 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £375 £315
% change year-on-year
-12.66% +19.04%
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
6709 5812 5880
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.84% 12.05% 11.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4494 3839 3309
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £283 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 119 202
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £21.55 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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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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 +26 25 £366 -8.43% 8
East Midlands - 10 £500 - 2
South East - 9 £325 - 2
North West -3 7 £393 +4.66% 2
East of England -19 2 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £300 - 1
Gradle
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Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 76 (60.32%) Maven
2 68 (53.97%) Java
3 63 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 54 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (40.48%) Git (software)
6 45 (35.71%) Automated Testing
7 44 (34.92%) Windows
8 42 (33.33%) Configuration Management
9 38 (30.16%) SQL
10 37 (29.37%) .NET
11 36 (28.57%) Microsoft
11 36 (28.57%) TeamCity
11 36 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
12 35 (27.78%) Release Management
12 35 (27.78%) Artifactory
13 34 (26.98%) NuGet
13 34 (26.98%) Visual Studio
14 33 (26.19%) .NET Framework
14 33 (26.19%) Octopus Deploy
14 33 (26.19%) Windows Server 2012
14 33 (26.19%) SSDT
14 33 (26.19%) Automation Testing
14 33 (26.19%) Red Gate
14 33 (26.19%) MSBuild
15 31 (24.60%) Jenkins
15 31 (24.60%) TDD
16 30 (23.81%) Scrum
17 27 (21.43%) JavaScript
18 24 (19.05%) Ant
18 24 (19.05%) Linux

Gradle
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 8 (6.35%) Apache
2 8 (6.35%) Confluence
3 7 (5.56%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.38%) Alfresco
4 3 (2.38%) Liferay
5 2 (1.59%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.59%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.59%) Node.js
5 2 (1.59%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.79%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.79%) Jetty
6 1 (0.79%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.79%) nginx
6 1 (0.79%) CMS
6 1 (0.79%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (2.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.97%) PaaS
2 4 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.17%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (3.17%) Google App Engine
3 3 (2.38%) GitHub
3 3 (2.38%) SaaS
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.52%) HTTP
2 8 (6.35%) Bluetooth
2 8 (6.35%) NFC
3 5 (3.97%) AMQP
4 4 (3.17%) Internet
5 2 (1.59%) DNS
5 2 (1.59%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.59%) Firewall
6 1 (0.79%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.79%) SSH
6 1 (0.79%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.79%) SSL
6 1 (0.79%) DMZ
6 1 (0.79%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (26.19%) SSDT
2 11 (8.73%) NoSQL
3 7 (5.56%) MySQL
4 6 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.97%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.97%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.38%) Couchbase
6 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.38%) CouchDB
6 3 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.59%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.59%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.79%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.79%) Redis
8 1 (0.79%) Big Data
8 1 (0.79%) SQLite
8 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.79%) DB2
Development Applications
1 76 (60.32%) Maven
2 51 (40.48%) Git (software)
3 36 (28.57%) TeamCity
3 36 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 35 (27.78%) Artifactory
5 34 (26.98%) NuGet
5 34 (26.98%) Visual Studio
6 33 (26.19%) Octopus Deploy
6 33 (26.19%) MSBuild
7 31 (24.60%) Jenkins
8 24 (19.05%) Ant
9 20 (15.87%) Selenium
9 20 (15.87%) JUnit
9 20 (15.87%) Eclipse
10 18 (14.29%) Cucumber
11 14 (11.11%) JIRA
12 12 (9.52%) Subversion
13 11 (8.73%) Hudson
14 8 (6.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 7 (5.56%) Capybara
General
1 17 (13.49%) Finance
2 4 (3.17%) Front Office
2 4 (3.17%) Banking
3 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.59%) Marketing
4 1 (0.79%) Electronics
4 1 (0.79%) Automotive
4 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 57 (45.24%) Developer
2 34 (26.98%) Build and Release Engineer
2 34 (26.98%) Release Engineer
2 34 (26.98%) Build Engineer
3 33 (26.19%) Java Developer
4 14 (11.11%) Android Developer
5 12 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.35%) Lead Developer
8 5 (3.97%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (3.17%) Architect
10 3 (2.38%) Development Engineer
10 3 (2.38%) Integration Architect
10 3 (2.38%) Web Developer
10 3 (2.38%) Software Engineer
11 2 (1.59%) Software Developer
11 2 (1.59%) Consultant
11 2 (1.59%) Operations Engineer
11 2 (1.59%) Agile Java Developer
11 2 (1.59%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (29.37%) .NET
2 33 (26.19%) .NET Framework
3 24 (19.05%) Spring
4 22 (17.46%) Web Services
5 21 (16.67%) JSON
6 18 (14.29%) XML
7 13 (10.32%) REST
7 13 (10.32%) JMS
7 13 (10.32%) HTML
8 11 (8.73%) CSS
9 10 (7.94%) RESTful
10 7 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
10 7 (5.56%) Java EE
10 7 (5.56%) SOAP
10 7 (5.56%) J2EE
11 6 (4.76%) EJB
11 6 (4.76%) Struts
11 6 (4.76%) HTML5
11 6 (4.76%) Grails
11 6 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.90%) Mobile App
2 13 (10.32%) Open Source
3 8 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.17%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.38%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (2.38%) Derivative
5 3 (2.38%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.59%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (0.79%) User Experience
7 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.79%) Wiki
7 1 (0.79%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.79%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.79%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.79%) Clustering
7 1 (0.79%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.79%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 44 (34.92%) Windows
2 33 (26.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (19.05%) Linux
4 15 (11.90%) Android
5 7 (5.56%) UNIX
6 6 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (3.97%) Solaris
8 2 (1.59%) CentOS
8 2 (1.59%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.79%) BlackBerry OS
9 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.79%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.79%) Debian
9 1 (0.79%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 54 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (35.71%) Automated Testing
4 42 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 35 (27.78%) Release Management
6 33 (26.19%) Automation Testing
7 31 (24.60%) TDD
8 30 (23.81%) Scrum
9 24 (19.05%) DevOps
10 20 (15.87%) BDD
11 16 (12.70%) MVC
11 16 (12.70%) E-Commerce
11 16 (12.70%) OO
12 14 (11.11%) Android Development
13 12 (9.52%) Kanban
14 11 (8.73%) Pair Programming
15 8 (6.35%) Change Management
15 8 (6.35%) Mobile Commerce
15 8 (6.35%) OOP
15 8 (6.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 68 (53.97%) Java
2 38 (30.16%) SQL
3 27 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 16 (12.70%) Groovy
5 15 (11.90%) Ruby
6 8 (6.35%) Scala
7 7 (5.56%) Python
8 5 (3.97%) Perl
8 5 (3.97%) PHP
9 4 (3.17%) C
9 4 (3.17%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.38%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.38%) C++
11 2 (1.59%) C#
11 2 (1.59%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.79%) R
12 1 (0.79%) Korn
12 1 (0.79%) C-shell
12 1 (0.79%) VB
12 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.35%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.76%) Degree
4 2 (1.59%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.79%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.17%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.79%) KVM
2 1 (0.79%) Docker
2 1 (0.79%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.79%) vCloud
2 1 (0.79%) Xen
2 1 (0.79%) Sendmail
2 1 (0.79%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (12.70%) Puppet
2 13 (10.32%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.17%) Ansible
4 3 (2.38%) Vagrant
4 3 (2.38%) Nagios
5 1 (0.79%) logstash
5 1 (0.79%) Salt
5 1 (0.79%) Kibana
5 1 (0.79%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.79%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.79%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.79%) YUM
Vendors
1 36 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 33 (26.19%) Red Gate
3 9 (7.14%) Oracle
4 7 (5.56%) Google
4 7 (5.56%) Atlassian
4 7 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 7 (5.56%) VMware
5 5 (3.97%) JBoss
6 4 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.38%) GigaSpaces
8 2 (1.59%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.59%) Citrix
8 2 (1.59%) Adobe
8 2 (1.59%) Sun
9 1 (0.79%) DataSynapse
9 1 (0.79%) Perforce
9 1 (0.79%) HP
9 1 (0.79%) Dell
9 1 (0.79%) Cisco
9 1 (0.79%) BEA
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