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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gradle
Rank 519 542 563
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +21
Contract jobs citing Gradle 64 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.048% 0.015%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.96% 0.40% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 15 7
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£373 £388 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.87% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £375 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £450 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £315
% change year-on-year
- +19.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Gradle
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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
6674 5761 5953
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.04% 11.97% 11.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4342 3772 3435
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 £280 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 123 208
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 £23.75 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +23 24 £370 -7.50% 7
South East - 12 £375 -
East of England -15 11 - - 2
East Midlands - 8 £500 -
North West -8 7 £393 +4.66% 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
Gradle
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Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 71 (60.68%) Maven
2 63 (53.85%) Java
3 60 (51.28%) Continuous Integration
4 48 (41.03%) Git (software)
5 43 (36.75%) Windows
6 42 (35.90%) Automated Testing
7 40 (34.19%) Configuration Management
8 38 (32.48%) SQL
9 37 (31.62%) .NET
10 36 (30.77%) Microsoft
10 36 (30.77%) TeamCity
10 36 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
11 35 (29.91%) Release Management
11 35 (29.91%) Artifactory
12 34 (29.06%) NuGet
12 34 (29.06%) Visual Studio
13 33 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
13 33 (28.21%) .NET Framework
13 33 (28.21%) Red Gate
13 33 (28.21%) MSBuild
13 33 (28.21%) Windows Server 2012
13 33 (28.21%) SSDT
13 33 (28.21%) Automation Testing
13 33 (28.21%) Octopus Deploy
14 29 (24.79%) TDD
15 27 (23.08%) Jenkins
16 26 (22.22%) Scrum
17 24 (20.51%) JavaScript
18 23 (19.66%) Web Services
18 23 (19.66%) Linux

Gradle
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 8 (6.84%) Confluence
3 7 (5.98%) Apache
3 7 (5.98%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.71%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.71%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (1.71%) Alfresco
4 2 (1.71%) Liferay
4 2 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.71%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.85%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.85%) Node.js
5 1 (0.85%) nginx
5 1 (0.85%) Jetty
5 1 (0.85%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.85%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.42%) PaaS
2 3 (2.56%) SaaS
3 2 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.71%) Google App Engine
3 2 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.71%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.40%) HTTP
2 8 (6.84%) Bluetooth
2 8 (6.84%) NFC
3 5 (4.27%) AMQP
4 3 (2.56%) Internet
5 2 (1.71%) Firewall
6 1 (0.85%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.85%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.85%) SSH
6 1 (0.85%) LDAP
6 1 (0.85%) SSL
6 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.85%) DMZ
6 1 (0.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (28.21%) SSDT
2 11 (9.40%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.13%) MySQL
3 6 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.27%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (3.42%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.42%) CouchDB
5 4 (3.42%) Couchbase
6 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.71%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.71%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.85%) Big Data
8 1 (0.85%) Redis
8 1 (0.85%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.85%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 71 (60.68%) Maven
2 48 (41.03%) Git (software)
3 36 (30.77%) TeamCity
3 36 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 35 (29.91%) Artifactory
5 34 (29.06%) NuGet
5 34 (29.06%) Visual Studio
6 33 (28.21%) MSBuild
6 33 (28.21%) Octopus Deploy
7 27 (23.08%) Jenkins
8 21 (17.95%) Ant
8 21 (17.95%) JUnit
9 20 (17.09%) Eclipse
10 19 (16.24%) Selenium
11 16 (13.68%) Cucumber
12 12 (10.26%) JIRA
13 10 (8.55%) Subversion
13 10 (8.55%) Hudson
14 7 (5.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 6 (5.13%) Mercurial
General
1 16 (13.68%) Finance
2 4 (3.42%) Front Office
2 4 (3.42%) Banking
3 2 (1.71%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.71%) Marketing
4 1 (0.85%) Electronics
4 1 (0.85%) Automotive
4 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (45.30%) Developer
2 34 (29.06%) Build and Release Engineer
2 34 (29.06%) Release Engineer
2 34 (29.06%) Build Engineer
3 31 (26.50%) Java Developer
4 13 (11.11%) Android Developer
5 10 (8.55%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.84%) Lead Developer
8 5 (4.27%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (3.42%) Architect
10 3 (2.56%) Integration Architect
10 3 (2.56%) Software Engineer
10 3 (2.56%) Web Developer
11 2 (1.71%) Consultant
11 2 (1.71%) Software Developer
11 2 (1.71%) Java Software Engineer
11 2 (1.71%) Senior Web Developer
11 2 (1.71%) Development Engineer
12 1 (0.85%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (31.62%) .NET
2 33 (28.21%) .NET Framework
3 23 (19.66%) Web Services
4 22 (18.80%) Spring
5 18 (15.38%) JSON
6 14 (11.97%) XML
7 13 (11.11%) JMS
8 12 (10.26%) REST
9 11 (9.40%) HTML
10 10 (8.55%) CSS
11 8 (6.84%) RESTful
12 7 (5.98%) Java EE
13 6 (5.13%) Hibernate
13 6 (5.13%) EJB
13 6 (5.13%) J2EE
13 6 (5.13%) SOAP
13 6 (5.13%) Grails
13 6 (5.13%) ActiveMQ
13 6 (5.13%) RabbitMQ
14 5 (4.27%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.97%) Mobile App
2 12 (10.26%) Open Source
3 4 (3.42%) Fixed Income
4 3 (2.56%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (2.56%) Derivative
4 3 (2.56%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.71%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.85%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.85%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.85%) Wiki
6 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.85%) DTV
6 1 (0.85%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.85%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 43 (36.75%) Windows
2 33 (28.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (19.66%) Linux
4 14 (11.97%) Android
5 7 (5.98%) UNIX
6 6 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (3.42%) Solaris
8 2 (1.71%) CentOS
9 1 (0.85%) BlackBerry OS
9 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.85%) AIX
9 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.85%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (51.28%) Continuous Integration
2 42 (35.90%) Automated Testing
3 40 (34.19%) Configuration Management
4 35 (29.91%) Release Management
5 33 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (28.21%) Automation Testing
6 29 (24.79%) TDD
7 26 (22.22%) Scrum
8 18 (15.38%) DevOps
9 17 (14.53%) BDD
10 15 (12.82%) OO
11 14 (11.97%) E-Commerce
11 14 (11.97%) MVC
12 13 (11.11%) Android Development
13 9 (7.69%) Pair Programming
14 8 (6.84%) Mobile Commerce
14 8 (6.84%) Software Engineering
14 8 (6.84%) Kanban
15 7 (5.98%) OOP
16 6 (5.13%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (53.85%) Java
2 38 (32.48%) SQL
3 24 (20.51%) JavaScript
4 14 (11.97%) Groovy
4 14 (11.97%) Ruby
5 7 (5.98%) Python
6 5 (4.27%) Scala
6 5 (4.27%) Perl
6 5 (4.27%) PHP
7 4 (3.42%) C
7 4 (3.42%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.56%) C++
8 3 (2.56%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.71%) C#
9 2 (1.71%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.85%) R
10 1 (0.85%) C-shell
10 1 (0.85%) Korn
10 1 (0.85%) VB
10 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.84%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.98%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.13%) Degree
4 1 (0.85%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.85%) vCloud
2 1 (0.85%) Docker
2 1 (0.85%) KVM
2 1 (0.85%) Sendmail
2 1 (0.85%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.85%) Xen
2 1 (0.85%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (11.97%) Puppet
2 10 (8.55%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.56%) Vagrant
3 3 (2.56%) Ansible
3 3 (2.56%) Nagios
4 1 (0.85%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.85%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.85%) logstash
4 1 (0.85%) Salt
4 1 (0.85%) Kibana
4 1 (0.85%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.85%) YUM
Vendors
1 36 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 33 (28.21%) Red Gate
3 9 (7.69%) Oracle
4 7 (5.98%) Atlassian
4 7 (5.98%) Red Hat
5 5 (4.27%) Google
5 5 (4.27%) JBoss
5 5 (4.27%) VMware
6 2 (1.71%) Citrix
6 2 (1.71%) Adobe
6 2 (1.71%) Sun
6 2 (1.71%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.71%) GigaSpaces
7 1 (0.85%) DataSynapse
7 1 (0.85%) Cisco
7 1 (0.85%) Sybase
7 1 (0.85%) Vignette
7 1 (0.85%) SAP
7 1 (0.85%) HP
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Rate: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £350 - £375 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago