The table below looks at the statistics for Gradle skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Gradle over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gradle
Rank 101 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing Gradle 4 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.46% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.09% 4.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Median daily rate £400 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £406 £366
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +10.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 -
Gradle
North West

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
191 147 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 10.29% 9.66% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 83 68
Median daily rate £390 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £37.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +0.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

Gradle
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Gradle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Gradle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Gradle.

1 17 (89.47%) Java
2 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (63.16%) Jenkins
4 11 (57.89%) Maven
4 11 (57.89%) Ant
5 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (47.37%) Scrum
7 8 (42.11%) TDD
7 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
7 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
7 8 (42.11%) Spring
7 8 (42.11%) BDD
8 7 (36.84%) Web Services
8 7 (36.84%) Selenium
9 6 (31.58%) Banking
9 6 (31.58%) Linux
9 6 (31.58%) JBoss
9 6 (31.58%) REST
9 6 (31.58%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (26.32%) Android Development
10 5 (26.32%) XML
10 5 (26.32%) Finance
10 5 (26.32%) Kanban
10 5 (26.32%) Android
11 4 (21.05%) JBehave
11 4 (21.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (21.05%) JIRA
11 4 (21.05%) QA
11 4 (21.05%) Subversion
11 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering

Gradle
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (31.58%) JBoss
2 4 (21.05%) GeoServer
3 3 (15.79%) Apache
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) SSH
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) GIS
2 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.53%) QGIS
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Jenkins
2 11 (57.89%) Ant
2 11 (57.89%) Maven
3 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
4 7 (36.84%) Selenium
5 4 (21.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (21.05%) Cucumber
5 4 (21.05%) JBehave
5 4 (21.05%) JIRA
5 4 (21.05%) Subversion
6 3 (15.79%) Eclipse
7 2 (10.53%) GitLab
8 1 (5.26%) Xcode
General
1 6 (31.58%) Banking
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 4 (21.05%) Electronics
4 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Android Developer
3 4 (21.05%) GIS Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) iOS Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) Spring
2 7 (36.84%) Web Services
3 6 (31.58%) REST
4 5 (26.32%) XML
5 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
5 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
5 4 (21.05%) PostGIS
6 3 (15.79%) Android SDK
6 3 (15.79%) CSS
6 3 (15.79%) CSS3
6 3 (15.79%) HTML
6 3 (15.79%) JSON
6 3 (15.79%) SOAP
7 2 (10.53%) Backbone.js
7 2 (10.53%) Leaflet
7 2 (10.53%) OpenLayers
7 2 (10.53%) Spring Boot
7 2 (10.53%) Spring MVC
8 1 (5.26%) RESTful
8 1 (5.26%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) User Experience
2 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Android
3 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
3 2 (10.53%) Unix
3 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (47.37%) Scrum
4 8 (42.11%) BDD
4 8 (42.11%) TDD
5 6 (31.58%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (26.32%) Android Development
6 5 (26.32%) Kanban
7 4 (21.05%) Microservices
7 4 (21.05%) Open Source
7 4 (21.05%) SDLC
7 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
7 4 (21.05%) SOLID
8 3 (15.79%) Front End Development
8 3 (15.79%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (15.79%) Web Development
9 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
9 2 (10.53%) DevOps
9 2 (10.53%) iOS Development
9 2 (10.53%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) Apple Swift
4 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
4 2 (10.53%) Objective-C
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) IBM
1 4 (21.05%) Perforce
2 2 (10.53%) ESRI
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle