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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gradle
Rank 244 - 258
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Gradle 8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.087% - 0.010%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.78% - 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Average daily rate
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£311 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £375 £315
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +19.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
1020 898 1045
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.04% 10.33% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 555 501
Average daily rate £375 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.60% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 48
Average hourly rate £36.57 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.48% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.65 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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
Berkshire - 6 £292 -
Hampshire - 1 £400 - 2
Gradle
England

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 11 (68.75%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) Ant
3 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
4 7 (43.75%) Open Source
4 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (43.75%) XML
4 7 (43.75%) Linux
5 6 (37.50%) Eclipse
5 6 (37.50%) Web Services
5 6 (37.50%) JUnit
5 6 (37.50%) JMS
5 6 (37.50%) Maven
5 6 (37.50%) Selenium
6 5 (31.25%) Groovy
6 5 (31.25%) DevOps
6 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
6 5 (31.25%) Apache
7 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
7 4 (25.00%) XHTML
7 4 (25.00%) XSLT
7 4 (25.00%) ITIL
7 4 (25.00%) Windows
7 4 (25.00%) Solaris
7 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (25.00%) HTML
7 4 (25.00%) Servlets
7 4 (25.00%) TDD
7 4 (25.00%) Pair Programming

Gradle
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 (31.25%) Apache
2 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (18.75%) Alfresco
3 3 (18.75%) Liferay
4 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
5 1 (6.25%) IIS
5 1 (6.25%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (25.00%) Google App Engine
2 3 (18.75%) SaaS
2 3 (18.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
1 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Ant
1 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
2 6 (37.50%) Selenium
2 6 (37.50%) JUnit
2 6 (37.50%) Eclipse
2 6 (37.50%) Maven
3 4 (25.00%) Subversion
3 4 (25.00%) JIRA
3 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (18.75%) FindBugs
4 3 (18.75%) JBehave
4 3 (18.75%) Checkstyle
4 3 (18.75%) IntelliJ
5 1 (6.25%) Hudson
5 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
5 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Integration Architect
2 3 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Environment Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Integration Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) XML
2 6 (37.50%) Web Services
2 6 (37.50%) JMS
3 4 (25.00%) XSLT
3 4 (25.00%) XHTML
3 4 (25.00%) Spring
3 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 4 (25.00%) Servlets
3 4 (25.00%) Velocity
3 4 (25.00%) JSR 168
4 3 (18.75%) CCXML
4 3 (18.75%) REST
4 3 (18.75%) Apache Camel
4 3 (18.75%) SOAP
4 3 (18.75%) Struts
4 3 (18.75%) XSD
4 3 (18.75%) JSON
4 3 (18.75%) WSDL
4 3 (18.75%) VXML
4 3 (18.75%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Open Source
2 3 (18.75%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
3 5 (31.25%) DevOps
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (25.00%) TDD
4 4 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 4 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (18.75%) ITSM
5 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
5 3 (18.75%) SOA
6 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
6 2 (12.50%) Web Application Development
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) Groovy
3 4 (25.00%) Scala
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
1 4 (25.00%) VMware
1 4 (25.00%) Google
2 3 (18.75%) GigaSpaces
2 3 (18.75%) JBoss
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Adobe
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix