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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Gradle over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gradle
Rank 153 142 142
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Contract jobs citing Gradle 14 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.35% 0.41% 0.065%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.62% 3.81% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 2
Average daily rate £413 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £311 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £500 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average 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
534 420 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 13.28% 10.82% 9.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 258 157
Average daily rate £388 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 10 15
Average hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £37.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +0.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.00 £20.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.21 £46.05 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -2.01%

Gradle
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Gradle across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 April 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Gradle within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -8 6 £400 -5.88% 5
Cheshire -9 6 £425 -5.55%
Gradle
England

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 36 (81.82%) Java
2 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (65.91%) Jenkins
4 24 (54.55%) Maven
5 21 (47.73%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (40.91%) Ant
7 17 (38.64%) Git (software)
8 16 (36.36%) Spring
8 16 (36.36%) TDD
9 15 (34.09%) Linux
10 14 (31.82%) DevOps
11 13 (29.55%) Web Services
11 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
12 12 (27.27%) Scrum
12 12 (27.27%) BDD
13 10 (22.73%) Software Engineering
13 10 (22.73%) Hibernate
13 10 (22.73%) JBoss
13 10 (22.73%) REST
14 9 (20.45%) IBM
14 9 (20.45%) Finance
14 9 (20.45%) Banking
14 9 (20.45%) QA
14 9 (20.45%) Selenium
15 8 (18.18%) JIRA
15 8 (18.18%) Open Source
16 7 (15.91%) Subversion
16 7 (15.91%) Android
16 7 (15.91%) Electronics
16 7 (15.91%) Perforce

Gradle
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 10 (22.73%) JBoss
2 5 (11.36%) GeoServer
3 4 (9.09%) Apache
3 4 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) HTTP
2 2 (4.55%) DNS
2 2 (4.55%) Firewall
2 2 (4.55%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) NoSQL
2 5 (11.36%) GIS
3 3 (6.82%) Couchbase
3 3 (6.82%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.55%) QGIS
5 1 (2.27%) MySQL
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 29 (65.91%) Jenkins
2 24 (54.55%) Maven
3 18 (40.91%) Ant
4 17 (38.64%) Git (software)
5 9 (20.45%) Selenium
6 8 (18.18%) JIRA
7 7 (15.91%) Cucumber
7 7 (15.91%) Subversion
8 6 (13.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (13.64%) Eclipse
9 5 (11.36%) JBehave
9 5 (11.36%) JUnit
9 5 (11.36%) SpecFlow
9 5 (11.36%) TestComplete
10 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (4.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 2 (4.55%) InstallShield
11 2 (4.55%) Mercurial
11 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
11 2 (4.55%) WiX
General
1 9 (20.45%) Banking
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Electronics
3 3 (6.82%) Legal
4 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (63.64%) Developer
2 13 (29.55%) Java Developer
3 10 (22.73%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) Software Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Android Developer
6 5 (11.36%) GIS Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Agile Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (6.82%) Java Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.55%) iOS Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 2 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) Spring
2 13 (29.55%) Web Services
3 10 (22.73%) Hibernate
3 10 (22.73%) REST
4 6 (13.64%) XML
5 5 (11.36%) Android SDK
5 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
5 5 (11.36%) HTML
5 5 (11.36%) JSON
5 5 (11.36%) PostGIS
5 5 (11.36%) Spring MVC
6 4 (9.09%) CSS
6 4 (9.09%) CSS3
6 4 (9.09%) RESTful
7 3 (6.82%) .NET
7 3 (6.82%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (6.82%) J2EE
7 3 (6.82%) Java EE
7 3 (6.82%) Leaflet
7 3 (6.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Mobile App
2 4 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.09%) Linux
2 7 (15.91%) Android
2 7 (15.91%) Windows
3 4 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.55%) Unix
5 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (47.73%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (36.36%) TDD
4 14 (31.82%) DevOps
5 12 (27.27%) BDD
5 12 (27.27%) Scrum
6 10 (22.73%) Software Engineering
7 8 (18.18%) Open Source
8 7 (15.91%) SOLID
9 6 (13.64%) Android Development
9 6 (13.64%) Configuration Management
9 6 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (11.36%) Kanban
10 5 (11.36%) MVC
10 5 (11.36%) Test Automation
11 4 (9.09%) Load Balancing
11 4 (9.09%) Microservices
11 4 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (9.09%) OO
11 4 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (81.82%) Java
2 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.36%) Python
4 4 (9.09%) Apple Swift
4 4 (9.09%) Objective-C
5 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.55%) C#
5 2 (4.55%) C++
5 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.55%) SQL
6 1 (2.27%) Groovy
6 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (6.82%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) CCEA
3 1 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) Docker
2 2 (4.55%) VirtualBox
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (9.09%) Puppet
3 2 (4.55%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) IBM
2 7 (15.91%) Perforce
3 4 (9.09%) Oracle
4 3 (6.82%) ESRI
4 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.55%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.55%) VMware
6 1 (2.27%) Citrix
6 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
Manchester, Lancashire
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