The first table below looks at the demand for Gradle skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Gradle over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the South West region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gradle
Rank 138 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Gradle 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.089% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.65% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £324 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £290 £405
% change year-on-year
+16.37% -28.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
464 302 433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.81% 12.65% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 189 265
Average daily rate £350 £325 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -14.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 16 30
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.35 £31.50 £23.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £47.50 £42.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Gradle
England

Gradle
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Gradle across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Ant
1 9 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 9 (100.00%) IIS
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 9 (100.00%) SAS
1 9 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 9 (100.00%) X.509
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) Subversion
1 9 (100.00%) Spring
1 9 (100.00%) Maven
1 9 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
1 9 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (88.89%) LDAP
2 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
2 8 (88.89%) Validation
2 8 (88.89%) Eclipse
2 8 (88.89%) XML Schema
2 8 (88.89%) SSL
2 8 (88.89%) XML
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 7 (77.78%) UNIX
3 7 (77.78%) Linux
4 6 (66.67%) Oracle
4 6 (66.67%) JUnit
4 6 (66.67%) SAML
4 6 (66.67%) Guice

Gradle
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 9 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 9 (100.00%) IIS
1 9 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 9 (100.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) X.509
2 8 (88.89%) LDAP
2 8 (88.89%) SSL
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Ant
1 9 (100.00%) Subversion
1 9 (100.00%) Maven
1 9 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
2 8 (88.89%) Eclipse
3 6 (66.67%) JUnit
3 6 (66.67%) Mockito
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) SAS Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAS Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Developer
4 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) UI Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) Spring
1 9 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
2 8 (88.89%) XML Schema
2 8 (88.89%) XML
3 6 (66.67%) SAML
3 6 (66.67%) Guice
4 1 (11.11%) Spring Security
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) UNIX
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) Validation
3 6 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (55.56%) Web Development
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
6 1 (11.11%) Code Coverage
6 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle