The table below looks at the statistics for Gradle skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Gradle over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gradle
England / North West
Rank 119 130 132
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Contract jobs citing Gradle 12 28 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.74% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.71% 4.61% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 6
Median daily rate £425 £400 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -17.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £315 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £384 £388
% change year-on-year
+17.26% -0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
442 608 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.99% 16.02% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 362 252
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £474 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 30 13
Median hourly rate £50.00 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £31.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £41.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +12.97%

Gradle
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Gradle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Gradle Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Gradle
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Gradle Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Gradle
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Gradle across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Gradle Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Gradle
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Gradle Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Gradle
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Gradle within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Manchester +3 11 £425 +30.76% 2
Cheshire +20 1 £413 -
Gradle
England

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for Gradle.

1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (73.33%) Maven
3 17 (56.67%) TDD
3 17 (56.67%) Scrum
4 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
5 14 (46.67%) BDD
5 14 (46.67%) AngularJS
6 13 (43.33%) Degree
7 12 (40.00%) Spring
7 12 (40.00%) Cucumber
8 11 (36.67%) JBehave
8 11 (36.67%) Open Source
8 11 (36.67%) Git (software)
8 11 (36.67%) Leaflet
8 11 (36.67%) PostGIS
8 11 (36.67%) GeoServer
8 11 (36.67%) OpenLayers
8 11 (36.67%) JIRA
8 11 (36.67%) ESRI
8 11 (36.67%) Python
9 10 (33.33%) Migration
9 10 (33.33%) Hibernate
9 10 (33.33%) Data Migration
10 9 (30.00%) Jenkins
10 9 (30.00%) Linux
11 8 (26.67%) Ant
12 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
12 6 (20.00%) Eclipse
12 6 (20.00%) Subversion

Gradle
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 11 (36.67%) GeoServer
2 5 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (13.33%) WebLogic
4 2 (6.67%) Apache
4 2 (6.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.67%) IaaS
2 2 (6.67%) PaaS
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) MySQL
3 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.33%) Couchbase
4 1 (3.33%) CouchDB
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (73.33%) Maven
2 12 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 11 (36.67%) Git (software)
3 11 (36.67%) JBehave
3 11 (36.67%) JIRA
4 9 (30.00%) Jenkins
5 8 (26.67%) Ant
6 6 (20.00%) Eclipse
6 6 (20.00%) Subversion
7 3 (10.00%) JUnit
7 3 (10.00%) Selenium
7 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (6.67%) IntelliJ
8 2 (6.67%) JProfiler
8 2 (6.67%) SonarQube
8 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (6.67%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
2 13 (43.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (6.67%) Consultant
3 2 (6.67%) DevOps Consultant
3 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (3.33%) AWS Developer
4 1 (3.33%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (3.33%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (3.33%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Environment And Release Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Environment Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Release Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) AngularJS
2 12 (40.00%) Spring
3 11 (36.67%) Leaflet
3 11 (36.67%) OpenLayers
3 11 (36.67%) PostGIS
4 10 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 4 (13.33%) Web Services
6 3 (10.00%) GWT
6 3 (10.00%) JPA
6 3 (10.00%) jQuery
6 3 (10.00%) JSON
6 3 (10.00%) RESTful
7 2 (6.67%) Ajax
7 2 (6.67%) Backbone.js
7 2 (6.67%) Java EE
7 2 (6.67%) REST
7 2 (6.67%) Spring Boot
7 2 (6.67%) Spring MVC
7 2 (6.67%) Velocity
7 2 (6.67%) ZK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (56.67%) Scrum
2 17 (56.67%) TDD
3 14 (46.67%) BDD
4 11 (36.67%) Open Source
5 10 (33.33%) Data Migration
5 10 (33.33%) Migration
6 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (20.00%) DevOps
6 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
7 4 (13.33%) MVC
8 3 (10.00%) OO
8 3 (10.00%) SDLC
9 2 (6.67%) Change Control
9 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
9 2 (6.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 2 (6.67%) Front End Development
9 2 (6.67%) SOLID
9 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 11 (36.67%) Python
4 4 (13.33%) Groovy
4 4 (13.33%) Ruby
4 4 (13.33%) SQL
5 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) ESRI
2 5 (16.67%) Perforce
3 3 (10.00%) Google
3 3 (10.00%) IBM
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle
4 2 (6.67%) AppDynamics
4 2 (6.67%) Guidewire
4 2 (6.67%) ServiceNow