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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gradle
Rank 140 138 134
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing Gradle 15 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.38% 0.48% 0.064%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.27% 4.35% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 2
Median daily rate £425 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £311 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £345
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
England

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
459 414 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 11.77% 10.93% 8.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 249 162
Median daily rate £400 £364 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.96% +3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 7
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £37.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +0.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.64 £37.00 £18.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £45.48 £81.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%

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
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 29 May 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
Cheshire -9 8 £425 -2.85% 1
Manchester -11 4 £400 -20.00% 4
Gradle
England

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 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 North West region with a requirement for Gradle.

1 28 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (77.14%) Java
3 25 (71.43%) Jenkins
4 22 (62.86%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (51.43%) Git (software)
6 17 (48.57%) TDD
7 14 (40.00%) Scrum
7 14 (40.00%) Maven
8 13 (37.14%) Ant
9 12 (34.29%) Spring
10 11 (31.43%) Software Engineering
10 11 (31.43%) Finance
11 10 (28.57%) Web Services
11 10 (28.57%) Linux
11 10 (28.57%) REST
11 10 (28.57%) DevOps
12 9 (25.71%) BDD
12 9 (25.71%) Banking
12 9 (25.71%) JIRA
12 9 (25.71%) Windows
13 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
14 7 (20.00%) Selenium
14 7 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (20.00%) TestComplete
14 7 (20.00%) Android
14 7 (20.00%) Test Automation
14 7 (20.00%) SpecFlow
14 7 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
15 6 (17.14%) Microservices
15 6 (17.14%) SDLC

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 6 (17.14%) JBoss
2 4 (11.43%) GeoServer
3 3 (8.57%) Apache
4 2 (5.71%) Jetty
4 2 (5.71%) Mule
4 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) DNS
1 2 (5.71%) Firewall
1 2 (5.71%) SSH
2 1 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) GIS
2 3 (8.57%) MySQL
2 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.71%) QGIS
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 18 (51.43%) Git (software)
3 14 (40.00%) Maven
4 13 (37.14%) Ant
5 9 (25.71%) JIRA
6 7 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (20.00%) Selenium
6 7 (20.00%) SpecFlow
6 7 (20.00%) TestComplete
7 5 (14.29%) Cucumber
7 5 (14.29%) Eclipse
7 5 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (11.43%) JBehave
8 4 (11.43%) JUnit
8 4 (11.43%) Subversion
9 3 (8.57%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (8.57%) TeamCity
9 3 (8.57%) Vagrant
10 2 (5.71%) Bitbucket
10 2 (5.71%) CMake
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Banking
3 4 (11.43%) Electronics
4 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (74.29%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) Java Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Android Developer
3 6 (17.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) GIS Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Software Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Agile Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) DevOps Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (8.57%) iOS Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Java Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) Spring
2 10 (28.57%) REST
2 10 (28.57%) Web Services
3 5 (14.29%) .NET
3 5 (14.29%) Android SDK
3 5 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 5 (14.29%) JSON
3 5 (14.29%) XML
4 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
4 4 (11.43%) PostGIS
4 4 (11.43%) RESTful
5 3 (8.57%) CSS
5 3 (8.57%) CSS3
5 3 (8.57%) HTML
5 3 (8.57%) SOAP
5 3 (8.57%) Spring MVC
6 2 (5.71%) Backbone.js
6 2 (5.71%) Cocoa
6 2 (5.71%) Cocoa Touch
6 2 (5.71%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 5 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Linux
2 9 (25.71%) Windows
3 7 (20.00%) Android
4 5 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 2 (5.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (62.86%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (48.57%) TDD
4 14 (40.00%) Scrum
5 11 (31.43%) Software Engineering
6 10 (28.57%) DevOps
7 9 (25.71%) BDD
8 7 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 6 (17.14%) Android Development
9 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
9 6 (17.14%) Kanban
9 6 (17.14%) Microservices
9 6 (17.14%) SDLC
10 5 (14.29%) Code Coverage
10 5 (14.29%) OO
10 5 (14.29%) Open Source
11 4 (11.43%) SOLID
12 3 (8.57%) Front End Development
12 3 (8.57%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (77.14%) Java
2 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
3 5 (14.29%) Apple Swift
3 5 (14.29%) Objective-C
4 4 (11.43%) Python
5 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.71%) C#
5 2 (5.71%) C++
5 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (5.71%) CCEA
3 2 (5.71%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Docker
2 2 (5.71%) VirtualBox
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) IBM
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.43%) Perforce
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle
5 2 (5.71%) Atlassian
5 2 (5.71%) Citrix
5 2 (5.71%) ESRI
5 2 (5.71%) VMware
North West
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £530 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 11 days ago