The first table below looks at the demand for Gradle skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Gradle over the 3 months to 16 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 London 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gradle
Rank 398 371 418
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +47
Contract jobs citing Gradle 18 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.073% 0.036% 0.018%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.55% 0.29% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 0
Average daily rate £413 £420 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £290 £405
% change year-on-year
+16.37% -28.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3301 2745 2723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.34% 12.49% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2445 2033 1815
Average daily rate £410 £421 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.61% -0.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 21
Average hourly rate £37.50 £41.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +12.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £12.60 £28.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £116.50 £54.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Gradle
England

Gradle
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Gradle across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Gradle Jobs Demand Trend in London

Gradle
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Gradle across the London region.

Gradle Daily Rate Trend in London

Gradle
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Gradle across the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Gradle Daily Rate Histogram in London

Gradle
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Gradle within the London region over the 3 months to 16 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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London - 1 £330 - 2
Gradle
England

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 22 (88.00%) Java
2 17 (68.00%) Maven
3 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (48.00%) TDD
5 11 (44.00%) Finance
5 11 (44.00%) JUnit
5 11 (44.00%) Web Services
5 11 (44.00%) Spring
6 10 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (40.00%) Jenkins
7 9 (36.00%) REST
7 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
8 8 (32.00%) Open Source
8 8 (32.00%) CSS
8 8 (32.00%) J2EE
9 7 (28.00%) Ant
9 7 (28.00%) Cucumber
9 7 (28.00%) BDD
9 7 (28.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (28.00%) MVC
9 7 (28.00%) Subversion
9 7 (28.00%) Selenium
10 6 (24.00%) RESTful
10 6 (24.00%) Puppet
10 6 (24.00%) Scrum
10 6 (24.00%) HTML
10 6 (24.00%) Tomcat
11 5 (20.00%) UNIX
11 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 5 (20.00%) Ruby

Gradle
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 6 (24.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.00%) Jetty
3 1 (4.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.00%) Heroku
2 1 (4.00%) IaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Intranet
2 3 (12.00%) HTTP
3 2 (8.00%) Internet
4 1 (4.00%) FTP
4 1 (4.00%) DMZ
4 1 (4.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Couchbase
2 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 17 (68.00%) Maven
2 11 (44.00%) JUnit
3 10 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
5 7 (28.00%) Ant
5 7 (28.00%) Cucumber
5 7 (28.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (28.00%) Subversion
5 7 (28.00%) Selenium
6 4 (16.00%) Hudson
7 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
8 2 (8.00%) SoapUI
8 2 (8.00%) EasyMock
8 2 (8.00%) JIRA
8 2 (8.00%) FitNesse
8 2 (8.00%) IntelliJ
9 1 (4.00%) Grunt
9 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
9 1 (4.00%) PhantomJS
9 1 (4.00%) Yeoman
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Games
3 2 (8.00%) Front Office
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Build Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Software Build Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (4.00%) WPF Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Creative Technologist
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Python Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) Web Services
1 11 (44.00%) Spring
2 9 (36.00%) REST
3 8 (32.00%) CSS
3 8 (32.00%) J2EE
4 6 (24.00%) RESTful
4 6 (24.00%) HTML
5 4 (16.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (16.00%) Spring MVC
5 4 (16.00%) jQuery
5 4 (16.00%) JSON
5 4 (16.00%) Apache Flex
5 4 (16.00%) Flash
5 4 (16.00%) Gherkin
6 3 (12.00%) CSS3
6 3 (12.00%) XML
6 3 (12.00%) SOAP
6 3 (12.00%) HTML5
7 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (8.00%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Open Source
2 4 (16.00%) Online Games
3 2 (8.00%) Fixed Income
3 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.00%) Grid Computing
4 1 (4.00%) Blog
4 1 (4.00%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (4.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) UNIX
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Debian
3 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) TDD
3 10 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (28.00%) BDD
4 7 (28.00%) MVC
5 6 (24.00%) Scrum
6 4 (16.00%) Workflow
6 4 (16.00%) Extreme Programming
6 4 (16.00%) Pair Programming
6 4 (16.00%) Dependency Management
7 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (4.00%) Analytics
8 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (4.00%) Benchmarking
8 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.00%) SOA
8 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) Java
2 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.00%) Ruby
3 3 (12.00%) Groovy
4 2 (8.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) C++
4 2 (8.00%) Python
5 1 (4.00%) Jython
5 1 (4.00%) C
5 1 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) VB
5 1 (4.00%) Perl
5 1 (4.00%) XPath
5 1 (4.00%) Scala
5 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.00%) Perforce
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.00%) Sybase
3 1 (4.00%) Google
3 1 (4.00%) Sencha
3 1 (4.00%) Foundry
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