The table below looks at the statistics for Gradle skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Gradle over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gradle
Rank 375 508 551
Rank change year-on-year
+133 +43
Contract jobs citing Gradle 300 150 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.55% 0.26% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.38% 1.86% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 103 36
Median daily rate £450 £450 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £327 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.18% +7.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £42.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8866 8048 7303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.39% 13.78% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5973 5274 4663
Median daily rate £428 £400 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% +2.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 161 134
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.75 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Gradle
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Gradle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Gradle Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Gradle
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Gradle within the UK.

Gradle Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Gradle
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Gradle within the UK over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Gradle Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Gradle
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Gradle within the UK.

Gradle Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Gradle
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Gradle within the UK over the 3 months to 26 August 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
England +108 260 £450 - 54
London +28 145 £488 -2.50% 34
South East +73 70 £400 -10.11% 9
Scotland +47 39 £400 - 2
Oxfordshire - 35 £390 - 1
Edinburgh +35 34 £400 +8.84%
Oxford - 31 £390 - 1
City of London +16 22 £475 -9.52% 6
Hampshire +9 17 £415 -6.74% 1
North West +23 15 £420 +7.69% 2
Manchester +3 12 £420 +10.52% 1
East Midlands +7 9 £425 - 3
West Sussex - 9 £475 -
Winchester +5 7 £425 -5.55% 1
South West - 7 £425 - 1
Yorkshire -2 6 £400 +17.64% 2
Dorset - 6 £428 -
Northampton - 6 £456 -
Northamptonshire - 6 £456 -
Glasgow +14 5 - - 2
Bournemouth - 5 £428 -
East Sussex - 4 £347 - 1
Burgess Hill - 4 £318 -
West Midlands - 4 £500 - 1
East of England +13 3 £475 +26.58% 2
West Yorkshire +9 3 £375 +3.44%
Nottinghamshire -2 3 £425 - 3
Nottingham -2 3 £425 - 3
Stockport -9 3 £420 -
Clapham - 3 £450 -

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 with a requirement for Gradle.

1 433 (75.70%) Java
2 418 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
3 310 (54.20%) Maven
4 277 (48.43%) Continuous Integration
5 266 (46.50%) Jenkins
6 259 (45.28%) TDD
7 233 (40.73%) Spring
7 233 (40.73%) Git (software)
8 224 (39.16%) Scrum
9 206 (36.01%) REST
10 191 (33.39%) Web Services
11 183 (31.99%) JavaScript
12 169 (29.55%) Linux
13 166 (29.02%) BDD
14 164 (28.67%) JUnit
15 150 (26.22%) Cucumber
16 140 (24.48%) JIRA
17 133 (23.25%) Hibernate
18 128 (22.38%) Docker
19 127 (22.20%) DevOps
20 119 (20.80%) HTML
21 118 (20.63%) SQL
22 116 (20.28%) Microservices
23 115 (20.10%) RESTful
24 114 (19.93%) Ant
24 114 (19.93%) Python
25 113 (19.76%) MVC
25 113 (19.76%) Open Source
26 108 (18.88%) Oracle
27 104 (18.18%) Selenium

Gradle
Top Related IT Skills 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 73 (12.76%) Tomcat
2 63 (11.01%) Apache
3 57 (9.97%) JBoss
4 52 (9.09%) GeoServer
5 44 (7.69%) Confluence
6 33 (5.77%) OpenStack
7 31 (5.42%) Elasticsearch
8 27 (4.72%) Apache Spark
9 18 (3.15%) WebLogic
10 17 (2.97%) IIS
11 15 (2.62%) Jetty
12 14 (2.45%) Apache Solr
13 13 (2.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 10 (1.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 8 (1.40%) WebSphere
16 5 (0.87%) nginx
17 4 (0.70%) Cloud Foundry
17 4 (0.70%) SharePoint
18 3 (0.52%) Documentum
18 3 (0.52%) Mule
Applications
1 7 (1.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.17%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 69 (12.06%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (6.29%) PaaS
3 33 (5.77%) Google Play
4 27 (4.72%) GitHub
5 26 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
6 24 (4.20%) IaaS
7 15 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
8 12 (2.10%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (1.75%) SaaS
10 9 (1.57%) AWS CloudFormation
11 8 (1.40%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.70%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.70%) OpenShift
13 3 (0.52%) Force.com
13 3 (0.52%) Google Analytics
14 1 (0.17%) Bluemix
14 1 (0.17%) Heroku
14 1 (0.17%) IBM Cloud
14 1 (0.17%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 44 (7.69%) HTTP
2 11 (1.92%) Firewall
2 11 (1.92%) Internet
2 11 (1.92%) SSL
3 9 (1.57%) Bluetooth
3 9 (1.57%) tcpdump
4 5 (0.87%) LDAP
4 5 (0.87%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.70%) DNS
6 2 (0.35%) DHCP
6 2 (0.35%) FTP
6 2 (0.35%) IPsec
6 2 (0.35%) SSH
7 1 (0.17%) AMQP
7 1 (0.17%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (14.16%) NoSQL
2 79 (13.81%) MongoDB
3 69 (12.06%) Relational Database
4 55 (9.62%) Apache Cassandra
5 43 (7.52%) Big Data
6 39 (6.82%) GIS
7 36 (6.29%) PostgreSQL
8 33 (5.77%) Hadoop
9 26 (4.55%) SQL Server
10 22 (3.85%) Oracle Database
11 16 (2.80%) Neo4j
12 15 (2.62%) Spatial Data
13 13 (2.27%) MySQL
14 11 (1.92%) HBase
15 9 (1.57%) Oracle BI EE
16 6 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
16 6 (1.05%) RDBMS
17 5 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
18 3 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 3 (0.52%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 310 (54.20%) Maven
2 266 (46.50%) Jenkins
3 233 (40.73%) Git (software)
4 164 (28.67%) JUnit
5 150 (26.22%) Cucumber
6 140 (24.48%) JIRA
7 114 (19.93%) Ant
8 104 (18.18%) Selenium
9 90 (15.73%) Subversion
10 82 (14.34%) IntelliJ
11 81 (14.16%) Artifactory
11 81 (14.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 77 (13.46%) Mockito
13 68 (11.89%) Eclipse
14 56 (9.79%) Hudson
15 53 (9.27%) JBehave
16 42 (7.34%) TeamCity
17 38 (6.64%) Android Studio
17 38 (6.64%) Bitbucket
18 35 (6.12%) jMock
General
1 62 (10.84%) Finance
2 31 (5.42%) Banking
3 23 (4.02%) Retail
4 12 (2.10%) Publishing
5 9 (1.57%) Marketing
6 8 (1.40%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.87%) Front Office
8 4 (0.70%) Electronics
8 4 (0.70%) Games
8 4 (0.70%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.52%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.52%) Law
9 3 (0.52%) Legal
9 3 (0.52%) Online Betting
10 2 (0.35%) Back Office
10 2 (0.35%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.17%) Advertising
11 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 406 (70.98%) Developer
2 213 (37.24%) Java Developer
3 64 (11.19%) DevOps Engineer
4 54 (9.44%) Android Developer
5 51 (8.92%) Senior Developer
6 45 (7.87%) Agile Developer
7 38 (6.64%) Senior Java Developer
8 35 (6.12%) GIS Developer
9 32 (5.59%) Agile Java Developer
10 31 (5.42%) Full Stack Developer
11 26 (4.55%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
11 26 (4.55%) Web Developer
12 25 (4.37%) Java Engineer
13 24 (4.20%) Lead Developer
13 24 (4.20%) Scala Developer
14 23 (4.02%) Senior DevOps
14 23 (4.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 22 (3.85%) Lead Java Developer
16 21 (3.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 17 (2.97%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (40.73%) Spring
2 206 (36.01%) REST
3 191 (33.39%) Web Services
4 133 (23.25%) Hibernate
5 119 (20.80%) HTML
6 115 (20.10%) RESTful
7 102 (17.83%) AngularJS
8 98 (17.13%) CSS
9 78 (13.64%) SOAP
10 77 (13.46%) XML
11 71 (12.41%) Spring Boot
12 68 (11.89%) HTML5
13 62 (10.84%) JSON
13 62 (10.84%) Spring MVC
14 56 (9.79%) Java EE
15 52 (9.09%) PostGIS
16 50 (8.74%) Leaflet
16 50 (8.74%) OpenLayers
17 44 (7.69%) Node.js
18 43 (7.52%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 40 (6.99%) Computer Science
2 32 (5.59%) User Experience
3 24 (4.20%) Algorithms
4 20 (3.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 17 (2.97%) Mobile App
6 14 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (2.10%) Data Structures
8 10 (1.75%) Smart Meter
9 9 (1.57%) Clustering
9 9 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.57%) Private Cloud
10 8 (1.40%) Embedded Systems
10 8 (1.40%) Smartphone
11 6 (1.05%) iPad
12 5 (0.87%) Public Cloud
12 5 (0.87%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
13 4 (0.70%) IPTV
14 3 (0.52%) CMDB
14 3 (0.52%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 169 (29.55%) Linux
2 77 (13.46%) Android
3 52 (9.09%) Unix
4 45 (7.87%) Windows
5 26 (4.55%) Apple iOS
6 20 (3.50%) CentOS
7 16 (2.80%) Fedora
8 11 (1.92%) AIX
8 11 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (1.75%) Solaris
10 5 (0.87%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.70%) Windows Server
11 4 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.35%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.17%) Debian
13 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 418 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 277 (48.43%) Continuous Integration
3 259 (45.28%) TDD
4 224 (39.16%) Scrum
5 166 (29.02%) BDD
6 127 (22.20%) DevOps
7 116 (20.28%) Microservices
8 113 (19.76%) MVC
8 113 (19.76%) Open Source
9 96 (16.78%) Continuous Delivery
10 95 (16.61%) Pair Programming
11 89 (15.56%) Unit Testing
12 82 (14.34%) OO
13 77 (13.46%) Software Engineering
14 73 (12.76%) Web Development
15 69 (12.06%) Automated Testing
16 57 (9.97%) Android Development
16 57 (9.97%) Kanban
17 54 (9.44%) Configuration Management
18 50 (8.74%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 433 (75.70%) Java
2 183 (31.99%) JavaScript
3 118 (20.63%) SQL
4 114 (19.93%) Python
5 93 (16.26%) Scala
6 48 (8.39%) Groovy
7 35 (6.12%) Ruby
8 30 (5.24%) C#
9 28 (4.90%) Shell Script
10 22 (3.85%) Bash Shell
10 22 (3.85%) C++
10 22 (3.85%) PL/SQL
11 19 (3.32%) Perl
12 16 (2.80%) T-SQL
13 14 (2.45%) Objective-C
14 12 (2.10%) C
14 12 (2.10%) Clojure
15 9 (1.57%) Haskell
16 7 (1.22%) PowerShell
16 7 (1.22%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 55 (9.62%) Degree
2 37 (6.47%) Security Cleared
3 22 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 13 (2.27%) ISEB
4 13 (2.27%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.87%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.52%) CCEA
6 3 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (15.56%) QA
2 23 (4.02%) WCAG
3 6 (1.05%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.17%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 128 (22.38%) Docker
2 24 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.62%) KVM
3 15 (2.62%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (1.40%) Apache Flume
4 8 (1.40%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.05%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.52%) HDFS
7 2 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.17%) Samba
8 1 (0.17%) vCloud
8 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 94 (16.43%) Ansible
2 81 (14.16%) Opscode Chef
3 62 (10.84%) Puppet
4 24 (4.20%) Kubernetes
5 17 (2.97%) Packer
6 11 (1.92%) Terraform
7 10 (1.75%) Rancher
8 6 (1.05%) Graphite
9 5 (0.87%) Mesos
9 5 (0.87%) Nagios
10 3 (0.52%) Oozie
10 3 (0.52%) OPNET
11 2 (0.35%) CA Wily
11 2 (0.35%) logstash
11 2 (0.35%) rkt
11 2 (0.35%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.35%) Zenoss
12 1 (0.17%) Cobbler
12 1 (0.17%) Riemann
12 1 (0.17%) yum
Vendors
1 108 (18.88%) Oracle
2 50 (8.74%) ESRI
3 49 (8.57%) Atlassian
3 49 (8.57%) Google
4 26 (4.55%) VMware
5 23 (4.02%) Red Hat
6 22 (3.85%) New Relic
6 22 (3.85%) Perforce
7 21 (3.67%) IBM
8 15 (2.62%) Facebook
8 15 (2.62%) Rally
9 14 (2.45%) Microsoft
10 13 (2.27%) Adobe
11 11 (1.92%) Optimizely
12 9 (1.57%) F5
12 9 (1.57%) Informatica
12 9 (1.57%) NetApp
13 7 (1.22%) Splunk
14 5 (0.87%) AppDynamics
14 5 (0.87%) Murex
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £465 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £480 per day + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £400 per day for 6 months
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
TEKsystems
Rate: £299 - £380 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Posted: 7 days ago