The table below looks at the statistics for Gradle skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Gradle over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gradle
Rank 258 234 230
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -4
Contract jobs citing Gradle 7 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.071% 0.011% 0.025%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.60% 0.099% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
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£500 - £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £444 £310 £345
% change year-on-year
+43.14% -10.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
Gradle
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1172 1006 900
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.91% 11.12% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 678 574 492
Average daily rate £362 £330 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.69% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 27 55
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.80 £38.40 £18.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.44 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +2.16%

Gradle
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Gradle across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Gradle Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Gradle
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Gradle Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Gradle
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Gradle across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Gradle Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Gradle
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Gradle within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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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
Hampshire - 1 - - 2
West Sussex - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Gradle
England

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (90.00%) Subversion
3 8 (80.00%) Ant
3 8 (80.00%) JSON
4 6 (60.00%) JIRA
4 6 (60.00%) J2EE
4 6 (60.00%) TDD
5 5 (50.00%) Maven
5 5 (50.00%) Eclipse
5 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (50.00%) Linux
5 5 (50.00%) Web Services
5 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 5 (50.00%) Open Source
5 5 (50.00%) Confluence
5 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
5 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
6 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
6 4 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (40.00%) Mercurial
6 4 (40.00%) Hadoop
6 4 (40.00%) AMQP
6 4 (40.00%) Android
6 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
6 4 (40.00%) Atlassian
6 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing

Gradle
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 5 (50.00%) Confluence
2 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (20.00%) Alfresco
4 1 (10.00%) Mule
4 1 (10.00%) Liferay
4 1 (10.00%) Apache
4 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (10.00%) Node.js
4 1 (10.00%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Internet
1 4 (40.00%) AMQP
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (40.00%) Big Data
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (40.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Subversion
2 8 (80.00%) Ant
3 6 (60.00%) JIRA
4 5 (50.00%) Maven
4 5 (50.00%) Eclipse
4 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (40.00%) Mercurial
5 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
5 4 (40.00%) JUnit
6 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 1 (10.00%) SonarQube
7 1 (10.00%) Gerrit
7 1 (10.00%) Artifactory
7 1 (10.00%) IntelliJ
7 1 (10.00%) JMeter
7 1 (10.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Android Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) JSON
2 6 (60.00%) J2EE
3 5 (50.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) JMS
4 4 (40.00%) Java EE
4 4 (40.00%) EJB
4 4 (40.00%) REST
4 4 (40.00%) Android SDK
5 2 (20.00%) Spring
6 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
6 1 (10.00%) CSS
6 1 (10.00%) Struts
6 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (10.00%) jQuery
6 1 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Android
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (60.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (40.00%) MapReduce
3 4 (40.00%) User Stories
3 4 (40.00%) Android Development
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) OWASP
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Puppet
1 4 (40.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (10.00%) logstash
2 1 (10.00%) Salt
2 1 (10.00%) Kibana
2 1 (10.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) GigaSpaces