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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gradle
Rank 94 98 80
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Contract jobs citing Gradle 12 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.65% 0.28% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.44% 2.96% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 1
Median daily rate £420 £380 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -15.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £376 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.85% +7.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £42.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.25 -
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
270 169 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.52% 9.51% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 110 119
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 1
Median hourly rate £29.53 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.18% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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
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 25 August 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Gradle within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -8 3 £420 -
Cheadle 0 2 £404 +0.93%
Gradle
North West

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 15 (93.75%) Java
1 15 (93.75%) Maven
2 13 (81.25%) Git (software)
3 11 (68.75%) Spring
4 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 7 (43.75%) RESTful
6 7 (43.75%) Linux
6 7 (43.75%) Ant
7 5 (31.25%) Perforce
7 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
7 5 (31.25%) IBM
7 5 (31.25%) GWT
7 5 (31.25%) Subversion
7 5 (31.25%) JIRA
7 5 (31.25%) Google
8 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (25.00%) Groovy
9 3 (18.75%) Android
9 3 (18.75%) JSON
9 3 (18.75%) Grails
9 3 (18.75%) Scala
9 3 (18.75%) Banking
9 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
9 3 (18.75%) Oracle
9 3 (18.75%) Scrum
9 3 (18.75%) SOA
9 3 (18.75%) Web Services
9 3 (18.75%) SDLC
9 3 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery

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 2 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (6.25%) GeoServer
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) SSH
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Hazelcast
1 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (93.75%) Maven
2 13 (81.25%) Git (software)
3 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 7 (43.75%) Ant
5 5 (31.25%) JIRA
5 5 (31.25%) Subversion
6 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
6 1 (6.25%) JBehave
6 1 (6.25%) JUnit
6 1 (6.25%) Mockito
6 1 (6.25%) Xcode
General
1 3 (18.75%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Java Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) iOS Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) Spring
2 7 (43.75%) RESTful
3 5 (31.25%) GWT
3 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
4 3 (18.75%) Grails
4 3 (18.75%) JSON
4 3 (18.75%) Web Services
5 2 (12.50%) Play Framework
5 2 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
6 1 (6.25%) Apache Camel
6 1 (6.25%) Java EE
6 1 (6.25%) Leaflet
6 1 (6.25%) OpenLayers
6 1 (6.25%) PostGIS
6 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) iPad
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Android
3 2 (12.50%) Unix
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (18.75%) Scrum
3 3 (18.75%) SDLC
3 3 (18.75%) SOA
4 2 (12.50%) Dependency Management
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) Kanban
4 2 (12.50%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.25%) BDD
5 1 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (6.25%) Open Source
5 1 (6.25%) Pair Programming
5 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) Groovy
3 3 (18.75%) Scala
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) Apple Swift
5 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
5 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Google
1 5 (31.25%) IBM
1 5 (31.25%) Perforce
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) ESRI