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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gradle
Rank 137 133 143
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs citing Gradle 20 26 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.61% 0.63% 0.062%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.17% 4.11% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 2
Median daily rate £425 £369 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.25% -10.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £308 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £439 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £353
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +7.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
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
480 632 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 14.75% 15.27% 11.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 355 253
Median daily rate £400 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 28 14
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £25.00 £27.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £37.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 6 December 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
Manchester +5 18 £425 +23.63% 4
Cheshire +10 1 £410 -0.60%
Gradle
England

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 33 (97.06%) Java
2 28 (82.35%) Maven
3 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (52.94%) TDD
4 18 (52.94%) Scrum
4 18 (52.94%) Git (software)
5 17 (50.00%) Spring
6 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
7 15 (44.12%) JIRA
8 14 (41.18%) AngularJS
9 13 (38.24%) Jenkins
9 13 (38.24%) BDD
10 12 (35.29%) Cucumber
10 12 (35.29%) Degree
10 12 (35.29%) Linux
11 11 (32.35%) Python
11 11 (32.35%) Migration
11 11 (32.35%) ESRI
11 11 (32.35%) Hibernate
11 11 (32.35%) Leaflet
11 11 (32.35%) GeoServer
11 11 (32.35%) OpenLayers
11 11 (32.35%) PostGIS
11 11 (32.35%) JBehave
11 11 (32.35%) Open Source
12 10 (29.41%) Data Migration
13 9 (26.47%) Ant
14 8 (23.53%) Perforce
14 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (23.53%) Groovy

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 (32.35%) GeoServer
2 4 (11.76%) WebLogic
3 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.88%) Apache
4 2 (5.88%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.94%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 28 (82.35%) Maven
2 18 (52.94%) Git (software)
3 15 (44.12%) JIRA
4 13 (38.24%) Jenkins
5 12 (35.29%) Cucumber
6 11 (32.35%) JBehave
7 9 (26.47%) Ant
8 7 (20.59%) Subversion
9 4 (11.76%) Eclipse
10 3 (8.82%) JUnit
10 3 (8.82%) Selenium
10 3 (8.82%) Vagrant
11 2 (5.88%) IntelliJ
11 2 (5.88%) JProfiler
11 2 (5.88%) SonarQube
12 1 (2.94%) Mockito
12 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
12 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
12 1 (2.94%) TestComplete
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 30 (88.24%) Developer
2 18 (52.94%) Java Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Leader
5 1 (2.94%) AWS Developer
5 1 (2.94%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (2.94%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (50.00%) Spring
2 14 (41.18%) AngularJS
3 11 (32.35%) Hibernate
3 11 (32.35%) Leaflet
3 11 (32.35%) OpenLayers
3 11 (32.35%) PostGIS
4 8 (23.53%) RESTful
5 6 (17.65%) GWT
5 6 (17.65%) Web Services
6 5 (14.71%) JSON
7 3 (8.82%) Grails
7 3 (8.82%) Java EE
7 3 (8.82%) JPA
7 3 (8.82%) jQuery
7 3 (8.82%) Redux
7 3 (8.82%) XML
8 2 (5.88%) Backbone.js
8 2 (5.88%) Play Framework
8 2 (5.88%) REST
8 2 (5.88%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Clustering
2 2 (5.88%) iPad
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (52.94%) Scrum
2 18 (52.94%) TDD
3 13 (38.24%) BDD
4 11 (32.35%) Migration
4 11 (32.35%) Open Source
5 10 (29.41%) Data Migration
6 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
7 5 (14.71%) DevOps
8 4 (11.76%) OO
8 4 (11.76%) SDLC
8 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
9 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
9 3 (8.82%) MVC
9 3 (8.82%) SOA
9 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
10 2 (5.88%) Data Modelling
10 2 (5.88%) Pair Programming
10 2 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (97.06%) Java
2 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 11 (32.35%) Python
4 8 (23.53%) Groovy
5 5 (14.71%) SQL
6 4 (11.76%) Ruby
7 3 (8.82%) Scala
8 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) CCEA
2 1 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Docker
1 1 (2.94%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Puppet
2 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) ESRI
2 8 (23.53%) Perforce
3 6 (17.65%) Google
3 6 (17.65%) IBM
4 5 (14.71%) Oracle
5 1 (2.94%) Citrix
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft