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 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 210 267 246
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -21
Contract jobs citing Gradle 61 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.67% 0.052% 0.022%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.72% 0.43% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 5 1
Median daily rate £435 £425 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% +102.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £406 £366
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +10.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1292 1162 1081
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.18% 12.16% 11.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 824 712 599
Median daily rate £425 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 28 30
Median hourly rate £44.50 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £13.50 £38.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £45.00 £59.50
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 South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Gradle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Gradle within the South East 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
Hampshire +43 44 £425 +3.03% 1
East Sussex - 7 £350 - 1
Surrey - 3 £500 -
Sussex - 3 £475 -
West Sussex - 2 £500 -
Buckinghamshire +11 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £475 -
Gradle
England

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

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 South East region with a requirement for Gradle.

1 60 (69.77%) Java
2 54 (62.79%) Continuous Integration
3 51 (59.30%) Spring
4 48 (55.81%) JUnit
5 43 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (48.84%) Maven
7 40 (46.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 39 (45.35%) Cucumber
8 39 (45.35%) Hibernate
9 38 (44.19%) Jenkins
10 36 (41.86%) Artifactory
10 36 (41.86%) Oracle
11 34 (39.53%) Subversion
12 32 (37.21%) JIRA
12 32 (37.21%) Unit Testing
12 32 (37.21%) JBoss
13 31 (36.05%) Selenium
13 31 (36.05%) PostgreSQL
14 27 (31.40%) ActiveMQ
14 27 (31.40%) Apache Camel
15 25 (29.07%) Ant
16 24 (27.91%) Apache
16 24 (27.91%) TDD
17 22 (25.58%) Scrum
17 22 (25.58%) XML
17 22 (25.58%) REST
17 22 (25.58%) Functional Testing
18 21 (24.42%) Git (software)
18 21 (24.42%) NHibernate
19 19 (22.09%) Release Management

Gradle
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 32 (37.21%) JBoss
2 24 (27.91%) Apache
3 18 (20.93%) Tomcat
4 10 (11.63%) Confluence
4 10 (11.63%) IIS
4 10 (11.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 8 (9.30%) OpenStack
6 6 (6.98%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.16%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (1.16%) Node.js
8 1 (1.16%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.79%) Google Play
2 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.16%) Force.com
3 1 (1.16%) GitHub
3 1 (1.16%) PaaS
3 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.63%) HTTP
2 9 (10.47%) Bluetooth
3 7 (8.14%) Firewall
3 7 (8.14%) SSL
3 7 (8.14%) tcpdump
4 2 (2.33%) Internet
5 1 (1.16%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (36.05%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (9.30%) Oracle Database
3 7 (8.14%) Big Data
3 7 (8.14%) Oracle BI EE
3 7 (8.14%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.98%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 48 (55.81%) JUnit
2 42 (48.84%) Maven
3 40 (46.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 39 (45.35%) Cucumber
5 38 (44.19%) Jenkins
6 36 (41.86%) Artifactory
7 34 (39.53%) Subversion
8 32 (37.21%) JIRA
9 31 (36.05%) Selenium
10 25 (29.07%) Ant
11 21 (24.42%) Git (software)
12 19 (22.09%) JMeter
13 18 (20.93%) Checkstyle
13 18 (20.93%) FindBugs
14 14 (16.28%) Mockito
15 13 (15.12%) Android Studio
15 13 (15.12%) Hudson
16 10 (11.63%) jMock
16 10 (11.63%) SoapUI
16 10 (11.63%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (12.79%) Finance
2 7 (8.14%) Publishing
3 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.16%) Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (75.58%) Developer
2 42 (48.84%) Java Developer
3 19 (22.09%) Android Developer
4 10 (11.63%) Test Automation Developer
5 9 (10.47%) Java Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) Analyst
6 8 (9.30%) Analyst Developer
6 8 (9.30%) Java Analyst Developer
6 8 (9.30%) QA Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) Automation Test Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Developer in Test
7 7 (8.14%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) SOA Developer
7 7 (8.14%) Test Analyst
8 6 (6.98%) QA Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) QA Test Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (59.30%) Spring
2 39 (45.35%) Hibernate
3 27 (31.40%) ActiveMQ
3 27 (31.40%) Apache Camel
4 22 (25.58%) REST
4 22 (25.58%) XML
5 21 (24.42%) NHibernate
6 19 (22.09%) Web Services
7 14 (16.28%) Entity Framework
7 14 (16.28%) Java EE
7 14 (16.28%) RESTful
7 14 (16.28%) Spring Boot
8 11 (12.79%) JMS
9 10 (11.63%) Ajax
9 10 (11.63%) WebSphere MQ
10 9 (10.47%) Android SDK
10 9 (10.47%) RabbitMQ
11 8 (9.30%) JPA
12 7 (8.14%) JSON
12 7 (8.14%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.60%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.47%) Smart Meter
3 8 (9.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (8.14%) Clustering
5 2 (2.33%) iPad
6 1 (1.16%) Ergonomics
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.09%) Android
2 17 (19.77%) Linux
3 14 (16.28%) Windows
4 7 (8.14%) AIX
5 6 (6.98%) Unix
5 6 (6.98%) Windows Server
5 6 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (62.79%) Continuous Integration
2 43 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (37.21%) Unit Testing
4 24 (27.91%) TDD
5 22 (25.58%) Functional Testing
5 22 (25.58%) Scrum
6 19 (22.09%) Android Development
6 19 (22.09%) Release Management
7 18 (20.93%) Automated Testing
7 18 (20.93%) Software Engineering
8 17 (19.77%) BDD
9 16 (18.60%) Domain-Driven Design
10 15 (17.44%) Configuration Management
10 15 (17.44%) ITIL
11 14 (16.28%) User Stories
12 13 (15.12%) Waterfall
13 12 (13.95%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (13.95%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (13.95%) Performance Testing
14 11 (12.79%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 60 (69.77%) Java
2 17 (19.77%) SQL
3 14 (16.28%) Groovy
4 13 (15.12%) Perl
5 8 (9.30%) Python
5 8 (9.30%) Ruby
6 5 (5.81%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.49%) C#
7 3 (3.49%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.49%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.49%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.16%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.16%) Erlang
8 1 (1.16%) Scala
8 1 (1.16%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (11.63%) ISEB
1 10 (11.63%) ISTQB
2 9 (10.47%) Degree
2 9 (10.47%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.16%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.95%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (9.30%) Ansible
1 8 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (9.30%) Puppet
2 2 (2.33%) SELinux
Vendors
1 36 (41.86%) Oracle
2 12 (13.95%) Atlassian
3 11 (12.79%) Google
4 9 (10.47%) Rally
5 7 (8.14%) F5
5 7 (8.14%) Informatica
5 7 (8.14%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.33%) VMware
7 1 (1.16%) New Relic