The table below looks at the statistics for Gradle skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Gradle over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gradle
England / South West
Rank 115 143 -
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -
Contract jobs citing Gradle 18 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.70% 0.033% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.99% 0.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 0
Median daily rate £490 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -

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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
451 473 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.47% 15.81% 15.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 354 346
Median daily rate £363 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 26 23
Median hourly rate £39.50 £41.80 £43.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.50% -3.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.20 £31.00 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.95 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.73% +10.67%

Gradle
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South 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 South West

Gradle
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Gradle Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Gradle
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Devon - 11 £480 -
Dorset - 3 £494 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £385 - 2
Somerset - 1 - -
Gradle
England

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for Gradle.

1 25 (92.59%) Jenkins
2 24 (88.89%) Open Source
2 24 (88.89%) Java
3 23 (85.19%) XML
3 23 (85.19%) Git (software)
4 22 (81.48%) JavaScript
5 21 (77.78%) Spring
6 20 (74.07%) Docker
6 20 (74.07%) SQL
6 20 (74.07%) Hibernate
7 19 (70.37%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (70.37%) Grails
7 19 (70.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 19 (70.37%) Groovy
7 19 (70.37%) RabbitMQ
8 17 (62.96%) Continuous Delivery
9 16 (59.26%) Migration
10 11 (40.74%) HTML
11 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
12 9 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
12 9 (33.33%) Linux
13 8 (29.63%) Configuration Management
13 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (25.93%) Mac OS X
14 7 (25.93%) HTTP
14 7 (25.93%) Unix
14 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
14 7 (25.93%) REST
14 7 (25.93%) MongoDB
15 6 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment

Gradle
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 3 (11.11%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (70.37%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (25.93%) MongoDB
2 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
3 5 (18.52%) Neo4j
4 2 (7.41%) Big Data
4 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
4 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (92.59%) Jenkins
2 23 (85.19%) Git (software)
3 19 (70.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (18.52%) Maven
5 4 (14.81%) Ant
6 3 (11.11%) Artifactory
6 3 (11.11%) Bitbucket
6 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
6 3 (11.11%) JIRA
6 3 (11.11%) SonarQube
7 2 (7.41%) Hudson
7 2 (7.41%) JUnit
8 1 (3.70%) Android Studio
8 1 (3.70%) Apache Buildr
8 1 (3.70%) IntelliJ
8 1 (3.70%) JMeter
8 1 (3.70%) jMock
8 1 (3.70%) Mercurial
8 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
2 22 (81.48%) Java Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Release Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Release and Configuration Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Release Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Configuration Management Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (85.19%) XML
2 21 (77.78%) Spring
3 20 (74.07%) Hibernate
4 19 (70.37%) Grails
4 19 (70.37%) RabbitMQ
5 11 (40.74%) HTML
6 7 (25.93%) REST
7 5 (18.52%) Dropwizard
7 5 (18.52%) JAX-RS
8 4 (14.81%) CSS
9 3 (11.11%) EJB
9 3 (11.11%) Web Services
10 2 (7.41%) .NET
10 2 (7.41%) Java EE
10 2 (7.41%) JMS
10 2 (7.41%) JSON
10 2 (7.41%) XSLT
11 1 (3.70%) J2EE
11 1 (3.70%) Node.js
11 1 (3.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) NHS
2 1 (3.70%) RIA
2 1 (3.70%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Mac OS X
2 7 (25.93%) Unix
3 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Windows
4 1 (3.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Open Source
2 17 (62.96%) Continuous Delivery
3 16 (59.26%) Migration
4 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (29.63%) Configuration Management
5 6 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment
6 5 (18.52%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (18.52%) Web Design
7 4 (14.81%) Scrum
8 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (11.11%) TDD
8 3 (11.11%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
9 2 (7.41%) High Availability
9 2 (7.41%) MapReduce
9 2 (7.41%) MVC
9 2 (7.41%) OO
9 2 (7.41%) UML
10 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
10 1 (3.70%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) Java
2 22 (81.48%) JavaScript
3 20 (74.07%) SQL
4 19 (70.37%) Groovy
5 4 (14.81%) Python
6 2 (7.41%) C#
6 2 (7.41%) Perl
6 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
2 9 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (74.07%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Black Duck
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.70%) ATG