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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gradle
Rank 558 489 571
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +82
Contract jobs citing Gradle 32 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.062% 0.032% 0.011%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.50% 0.28% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 2
Average daily rate £400 £413 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £274 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £290 £405
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -28.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6350 4965 5463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.37% 11.52% 9.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4136 3199 3248
Average daily rate £375 £399 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.01% +2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £537 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 132 194
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.10 £17.00 £23.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.01 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Gradle
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -13 18 £438 +4.16% 3
East of England - 8 £400 - 3
South East -13 1 - - 1
Gradle
UK

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 44 (80.00%) Java
2 43 (78.18%) Maven
3 35 (63.64%) Git (software)
4 27 (49.09%) Jenkins
5 25 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (45.45%) Spring
6 24 (43.64%) Subversion
7 22 (40.00%) CSS
8 21 (38.18%) Linux
8 21 (38.18%) Ant
8 21 (38.18%) MVC
9 20 (36.36%) JUnit
10 19 (34.55%) Configuration Management
10 19 (34.55%) TDD
11 18 (32.73%) Finance
11 18 (32.73%) JavaScript
12 17 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (29.09%) UNIX
13 16 (29.09%) jQuery
13 16 (29.09%) Spring MVC
14 14 (25.45%) Windows
14 14 (25.45%) Eclipse
15 13 (23.64%) Web Services
15 13 (23.64%) XML
15 13 (23.64%) Oracle
16 12 (21.82%) WebLogic
16 12 (21.82%) Artifactory
16 12 (21.82%) BDD
17 11 (20.00%) IIS
17 11 (20.00%) HTML

Gradle
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (21.82%) WebLogic
2 11 (20.00%) IIS
2 11 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (20.00%) SAS
3 7 (12.73%) Tomcat
4 5 (9.09%) Confluence
5 3 (5.45%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (3.64%) Apache
7 1 (1.82%) Jetty
7 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.82%) Node.js
7 1 (1.82%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Heroku
1 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.82%) PaaS
2 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.00%) LDAP
1 11 (20.00%) X.509
2 10 (18.18%) SSL
3 4 (7.27%) HTTP
3 4 (7.27%) Intranet
4 3 (5.45%) Internet
5 1 (1.82%) DMZ
5 1 (1.82%) Firewall
5 1 (1.82%) SSH
5 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.82%) DNS
5 1 (1.82%) FTP
5 1 (1.82%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (1.82%) AMQP
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) SSDT
2 5 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.64%) Couchbase
3 2 (3.64%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.82%) MySQL
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 43 (78.18%) Maven
2 35 (63.64%) Git (software)
3 27 (49.09%) Jenkins
4 24 (43.64%) Subversion
5 21 (38.18%) Ant
6 20 (36.36%) JUnit
7 14 (25.45%) Eclipse
8 12 (21.82%) Artifactory
9 9 (16.36%) Mockito
9 9 (16.36%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (16.36%) Selenium
10 8 (14.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (14.55%) TeamCity
10 8 (14.55%) Cucumber
10 8 (14.55%) NuGet
10 8 (14.55%) Visual Studio
11 7 (12.73%) MSBuild
11 7 (12.73%) JIRA
12 5 (9.09%) Hudson
13 4 (7.27%) FishEye
General
1 18 (32.73%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Games
3 3 (5.45%) Banking
4 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.64%) Front Office
4 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.82%) Electronics
5 1 (1.82%) Retail
5 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (56.36%) Developer
2 17 (30.91%) Java Developer
3 12 (21.82%) Build Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Build and Release Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Release Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Web Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.45%) SAS Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Software Build Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) WebLogic Developer
7 2 (3.64%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (1.82%) Consultant
8 1 (1.82%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (1.82%) Software Developer
8 1 (1.82%) Technical Support
8 1 (1.82%) Administrator
8 1 (1.82%) Analyst
8 1 (1.82%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (45.45%) Spring
2 22 (40.00%) CSS
3 16 (29.09%) jQuery
3 16 (29.09%) Spring MVC
4 13 (23.64%) Web Services
4 13 (23.64%) XML
5 11 (20.00%) HTML
6 10 (18.18%) XML Schema
6 10 (18.18%) .NET
7 9 (16.36%) REST
8 8 (14.55%) RESTful
8 8 (14.55%) Guice
8 8 (14.55%) J2EE
8 8 (14.55%) SAML
9 7 (12.73%) .NET Framework
10 6 (10.91%) Hibernate
11 5 (9.09%) JSON
12 4 (7.27%) CSS3
12 4 (7.27%) Gherkin
12 4 (7.27%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Open Source
2 4 (7.27%) Online Games
3 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.64%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.82%) DTV
4 1 (1.82%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.82%) Clustering
4 1 (1.82%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (1.82%) Derivative
4 1 (1.82%) Wiki
4 1 (1.82%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.18%) Linux
2 16 (29.09%) UNIX
3 14 (25.45%) Windows
4 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.82%) Debian
5 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.82%) AIX
5 1 (1.82%) Solaris
5 1 (1.82%) Android
5 1 (1.82%) CentOS
5 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.82%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
2 21 (38.18%) MVC
3 19 (34.55%) Configuration Management
3 19 (34.55%) TDD
4 17 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (21.82%) BDD
6 10 (18.18%) Validation
7 8 (14.55%) Release Management
7 8 (14.55%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (14.55%) Scrum
7 8 (14.55%) Automated Testing
8 7 (12.73%) Automation Testing
8 7 (12.73%) Web Development
9 5 (9.09%) Pair Programming
9 5 (9.09%) Dependency Management
10 4 (7.27%) Waterfall
10 4 (7.27%) Workflow
10 4 (7.27%) Extreme Programming
11 3 (5.45%) OOP
11 3 (5.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 44 (80.00%) Java
2 18 (32.73%) JavaScript
3 10 (18.18%) SQL
4 6 (10.91%) Ruby
4 6 (10.91%) Groovy
4 6 (10.91%) Perl
4 6 (10.91%) Python
5 5 (9.09%) C++
5 5 (9.09%) C
6 3 (5.45%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.82%) Jython
8 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.82%) C#
8 1 (1.82%) VB
8 1 (1.82%) C-shell
8 1 (1.82%) Scala
8 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.82%) Korn
8 1 (1.82%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) NFS
1 1 (1.82%) Sendmail
1 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (14.55%) Puppet
2 1 (1.82%) Nagios
2 1 (1.82%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.82%) YUM
2 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (23.64%) Oracle
2 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.73%) Red Gate
4 3 (5.45%) TIBCO
4 3 (5.45%) Atlassian
5 2 (3.64%) Google
5 2 (3.64%) Progress
5 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.82%) VMware
6 1 (1.82%) Perforce
6 1 (1.82%) Serena
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco
6 1 (1.82%) Sun
6 1 (1.82%) HP
6 1 (1.82%) Dell
6 1 (1.82%) BEA
6 1 (1.82%) BMC
6 1 (1.82%) Sybase
6 1 (1.82%) Vignette
6 1 (1.82%) SAP
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