The table below looks at the statistics for Gradle skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Gradle over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gradle
Rank 93 85 73
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Contract jobs citing Gradle 3 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.19% 0.24% 0.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.26% 1.95% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Average daily rate
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£440 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £450 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
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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 Manchester region.

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
133 154 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 8.23% 12.51% 11.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 108 79
Average daily rate £365 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +26.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

Gradle
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Gradle Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Gradle
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Gradle Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Gradle
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Gradle across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Gradle Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Gradle
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Gradle across the Manchester region.

Gradle Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 10 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) JUnit
3 7 (70.00%) OO
3 7 (70.00%) Eclipse
3 7 (70.00%) JSON
4 6 (60.00%) Maven
4 6 (60.00%) Web Services
4 6 (60.00%) Linux
5 5 (50.00%) Ant
5 5 (50.00%) Puppet
6 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
6 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
6 4 (40.00%) Mercurial
6 4 (40.00%) Hadoop
6 4 (40.00%) Open Source
6 4 (40.00%) Confluence
6 4 (40.00%) Scrum
6 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
6 4 (40.00%) MapReduce
6 4 (40.00%) Big Data
6 4 (40.00%) User Stories
6 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (40.00%) Java EE
6 4 (40.00%) Subversion
6 4 (40.00%) JIRA
6 4 (40.00%) AMQP
6 4 (40.00%) Atlassian
6 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
6 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration

Gradle
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (40.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Internet
1 4 (40.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (40.00%) Big Data
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) JUnit
2 7 (70.00%) Eclipse
3 6 (60.00%) Maven
4 5 (50.00%) Ant
5 4 (40.00%) Subversion
5 4 (40.00%) JIRA
5 4 (40.00%) Mercurial
5 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (30.00%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
7 1 (10.00%) TestNG
7 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
7 1 (10.00%) Log4j
General
1 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
1 9 (90.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) JSON
2 6 (60.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) JMS
3 4 (40.00%) EJB
3 4 (40.00%) Java EE
4 3 (30.00%) HTML5
4 3 (30.00%) OSGi
4 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) Spring
5 2 (20.00%) RESTful
6 1 (10.00%) Apache Flex
6 1 (10.00%) Apache Camel
6 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (10.00%) .NET
6 1 (10.00%) J2EE
6 1 (10.00%) SOAP
6 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
6 1 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (40.00%) Software Delivery
3 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) Open Source
3 4 (40.00%) MapReduce
3 4 (40.00%) User Stories
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Microservices
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Puppet
2 4 (40.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
1 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (40.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe