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 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gradle
UK
Rank 340 439 534
Rank change year-on-year
+99 +95
Contract jobs citing Gradle 276 192 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.62% 0.37% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.61% 2.53% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 137 63
Median daily rate £450 £493 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.62% +9.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £340 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £378 £376
% change year-on-year
+12.58% +0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
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 across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7645 7575 7063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.08% 14.58% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5138 4996 4676
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 202 133
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.70 £29.51 £28.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.78 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +16.25%

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 February 2017.

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 February 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
England +96 254 £450 -10.00% 51
London +39 140 £469 -8.53% 28
South East +46 54 £415 +9.93% 11
Scotland +27 21 £450 +62.89%
Buckinghamshire - 19 £350 - 3
Milton Keynes - 18 £350 - 3
South West +20 16 £490 +22.50% 1
Croydon - 16 £405 -
Berkshire +25 14 £450 +5.88% 3
Edinburgh +20 14 £425 -
East of England +5 14 £529 +11.31% 5
Hampshire +3 14 £425 +11.84% 2
Bracknell - 14 £450 - 2
North West +8 12 £425 +6.25% 3
Devon - 10 £480 - 1
Exeter - 10 £480 - 1
Hertfordshire 0 9 £553 +16.31%
Glasgow -3 7 £475 +71.94%
Manchester 0 6 £425 +6.25% 1
Portsmouth - 6 £425 -
Essex - 5 £270 - 3
East Midlands - 5 £413 - 2
Yorkshire +23 4 £425 +16.43% 1
Brentwood - 4 £265 -
Liverpool - 4 £405 -
Merseyside - 4 £405 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £385 -
Nottingham - 3 £400 - 1
Middlesex - 3 £214 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 3 £400 - 1

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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

1 471 (86.42%) Java
2 369 (67.71%) Agile Software Development
3 307 (56.33%) Maven
4 299 (54.86%) Jenkins
5 293 (53.76%) Git (software)
6 255 (46.79%) TDD
7 231 (42.39%) Spring
8 221 (40.55%) Scrum
9 195 (35.78%) JavaScript
10 167 (30.64%) Web Services
11 165 (30.28%) XML
12 162 (29.72%) Continuous Integration
13 154 (28.26%) BDD
14 153 (28.07%) REST
15 144 (26.42%) JIRA
16 140 (25.69%) Python
17 134 (24.59%) DevOps
18 133 (24.40%) Ant
19 131 (24.04%) HTML
19 131 (24.04%) Docker
20 130 (23.85%) OO
21 129 (23.67%) JUnit
22 127 (23.30%) JSON
23 125 (22.94%) SQL
23 125 (22.94%) Linux
24 121 (22.20%) Open Source
25 120 (22.02%) Selenium
26 117 (21.47%) RESTful
27 113 (20.73%) Groovy
28 110 (20.18%) Hibernate

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 64 (11.74%) Tomcat
2 45 (8.26%) Confluence
3 44 (8.07%) Apache
4 34 (6.24%) WebLogic
5 33 (6.06%) JBoss
6 28 (5.14%) Cloud Foundry
7 26 (4.77%) GeoServer
8 22 (4.04%) nginx
9 21 (3.85%) Apache Spark
10 16 (2.94%) CMS
10 16 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 15 (2.75%) Sitecore CMS
12 14 (2.57%) WebSphere
13 12 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
14 11 (2.02%) OpenStack
15 9 (1.65%) Jetty
16 8 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
17 7 (1.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 7 (1.28%) Apache Solr
18 4 (0.73%) GemFire
Applications
1 5 (0.92%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (2.02%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (1.10%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.37%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 74 (13.58%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (7.89%) GitHub
3 31 (5.69%) PaaS
4 12 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (2.02%) Google Play
6 9 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (1.10%) Bluemix
7 6 (1.10%) IBM Cloud
8 5 (0.92%) IaaS
9 4 (0.73%) Datadog
9 4 (0.73%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.73%) Heroku
10 3 (0.55%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.18%) G Suite
12 1 (0.18%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.50%) HTTP
2 7 (1.28%) Bluetooth
3 6 (1.10%) Internet
4 5 (0.92%) AMQP
5 3 (0.55%) Intranet
5 3 (0.55%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.37%) Firewall
7 1 (0.18%) SSL
7 1 (0.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (15.23%) Relational Database
2 75 (13.76%) MongoDB
3 69 (12.66%) NoSQL
4 57 (10.46%) Big Data
5 42 (7.71%) PostgreSQL
6 34 (6.24%) DB2
7 28 (5.14%) Hadoop
8 26 (4.77%) SQL Server
9 16 (2.94%) Redis
10 14 (2.57%) GIS
10 14 (2.57%) SQLite
11 12 (2.20%) Spatial Data
12 11 (2.02%) Endeca
12 11 (2.02%) MySQL
13 10 (1.83%) Neo4j
14 9 (1.65%) Oracle Database
15 8 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
15 8 (1.47%) HBase
15 8 (1.47%) RDBMS
16 5 (0.92%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 307 (56.33%) Maven
2 299 (54.86%) Jenkins
3 293 (53.76%) Git (software)
4 144 (26.42%) JIRA
5 133 (24.40%) Ant
6 129 (23.67%) JUnit
7 120 (22.02%) Selenium
8 81 (14.86%) Cucumber
9 76 (13.94%) Subversion
10 66 (12.11%) Eclipse
11 64 (11.74%) Mockito
12 54 (9.91%) Hudson
13 51 (9.36%) IntelliJ
14 48 (8.81%) Android Studio
15 47 (8.62%) JBehave
16 46 (8.44%) Spock
17 42 (7.71%) Sonatype Nexus
18 41 (7.52%) TeamCity
19 39 (7.16%) Bitbucket
20 37 (6.79%) JMeter
General
1 90 (16.51%) Banking
1 90 (16.51%) Finance
2 31 (5.69%) Retail
3 20 (3.67%) Investment Banking
4 11 (2.02%) Front Office
5 10 (1.83%) Games
5 10 (1.83%) Publishing
5 10 (1.83%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.10%) Automotive
7 5 (0.92%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.55%) Electronics
8 3 (0.55%) Marketing
9 2 (0.37%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.37%) Law
9 2 (0.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 389 (71.38%) Developer
2 247 (45.32%) Java Developer
3 72 (13.21%) Senior Developer
4 63 (11.56%) Android Developer
5 55 (10.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 42 (7.71%) Senior Java Developer
7 35 (6.42%) JavaScript Developer
8 26 (4.77%) Agile Developer
8 26 (4.77%) Java Engineer
9 23 (4.22%) Agile Java Developer
10 18 (3.30%) Angular Developer
10 18 (3.30%) DV Cleared Java Developer
11 17 (3.12%) Python Developer
12 15 (2.75%) DevOps Specialist
13 14 (2.57%) AWS Engineer
13 14 (2.57%) Developer in Test
14 13 (2.39%) Consultant
14 13 (2.39%) Open Source Developer
15 12 (2.20%) Lead Developer
15 12 (2.20%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (42.39%) Spring
2 167 (30.64%) Web Services
3 165 (30.28%) XML
4 153 (28.07%) REST
5 131 (24.04%) HTML
6 127 (23.30%) JSON
7 117 (21.47%) RESTful
8 110 (20.18%) Hibernate
9 100 (18.35%) SOAP
10 99 (18.17%) AngularJS
11 80 (14.68%) CSS
12 69 (12.66%) HTML5
13 64 (11.74%) Node.js
14 58 (10.64%) JMS
15 51 (9.36%) J2EE
16 49 (8.99%) XSLT
17 47 (8.62%) jQuery
18 45 (8.26%) Java EE
18 45 (8.26%) Spring Boot
19 39 (7.16%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.16%) Mobile App
2 37 (6.79%) iPad
3 30 (5.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 28 (5.14%) Algorithms
5 25 (4.59%) User Experience
6 22 (4.04%) Computer Science
7 20 (3.67%) Data Structures
8 19 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (2.94%) Social Media
10 15 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.47%) Animation
11 8 (1.47%) Augmented Reality
11 8 (1.47%) Public Cloud
12 6 (1.10%) Derivative
12 6 (1.10%) OTC Derivatives
13 5 (0.92%) Data Centre
13 5 (0.92%) Fintech
13 5 (0.92%) Virtual Team
14 4 (0.73%) Equities
14 4 (0.73%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 125 (22.94%) Linux
2 87 (15.96%) Unix
3 77 (14.13%) Android
4 25 (4.59%) Windows
5 24 (4.40%) Apple iOS
6 22 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.28%) Mac OS X
8 6 (1.10%) CentOS
9 5 (0.92%) Solaris
10 2 (0.37%) Fedora
10 2 (0.37%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.18%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 369 (67.71%) Agile Software Development
2 255 (46.79%) TDD
3 221 (40.55%) Scrum
4 162 (29.72%) Continuous Integration
5 154 (28.26%) BDD
6 134 (24.59%) DevOps
7 130 (23.85%) OO
8 121 (22.20%) Open Source
9 91 (16.70%) Microservices
10 72 (13.21%) Android Development
11 67 (12.29%) Continuous Delivery
11 67 (12.29%) MVC
12 62 (11.38%) E-Commerce
13 56 (10.28%) Automated Testing
14 55 (10.09%) Pair Programming
15 51 (9.36%) Software Engineering
16 47 (8.62%) Kanban
17 43 (7.89%) Unit Testing
18 40 (7.34%) Refactoring
19 36 (6.61%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 471 (86.42%) Java
2 195 (35.78%) JavaScript
3 140 (25.69%) Python
4 125 (22.94%) SQL
5 113 (20.73%) Groovy
6 75 (13.76%) Shell Script
7 45 (8.26%) Ruby
8 35 (6.42%) C++
8 35 (6.42%) Scala
9 32 (5.87%) C#
10 26 (4.77%) Perl
11 24 (4.40%) Bash Shell
11 24 (4.40%) Go
12 23 (4.22%) Korn
13 19 (3.49%) Clojure
14 15 (2.75%) C
14 15 (2.75%) Rust
14 15 (2.75%) VB.NET
15 14 (2.57%) ES6
16 12 (2.20%) F#
Qualifications
1 59 (10.83%) Degree
2 57 (10.46%) Security Cleared
3 26 (4.77%) SC Cleared
4 23 (4.22%) DV Cleared
5 9 (1.65%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (0.73%) ISEB
6 4 (0.73%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (8.99%) QA
2 23 (4.22%) MiFID
3 21 (3.85%) Dodd-Frank
3 21 (3.85%) EMIR
4 16 (2.94%) FATCA
5 6 (1.10%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.73%) WCAG
7 3 (0.55%) PA-DSS
7 3 (0.55%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.37%) GCP
9 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.18%) SDET
System Software
1 131 (24.04%) Docker
2 13 (2.39%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.73%) HDFS
4 2 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.37%) Ceph
5 1 (0.18%) LXC
5 1 (0.18%) Varnish
5 1 (0.18%) vCloud
5 1 (0.18%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 107 (19.63%) Ansible
2 91 (16.70%) Puppet
3 61 (11.19%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (2.39%) Salt
5 11 (2.02%) Kubernetes
6 7 (1.28%) Terraform
7 4 (0.73%) Graphite
7 4 (0.73%) HP Fortify
7 4 (0.73%) logstash
7 4 (0.73%) Rancher
8 3 (0.55%) Fluentd
8 3 (0.55%) Nagios
8 3 (0.55%) StatsD
8 3 (0.55%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.37%) Consul
9 2 (0.37%) OPNET
9 2 (0.37%) Packer
10 1 (0.18%) Grafana
10 1 (0.18%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.18%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 86 (15.78%) Oracle
2 38 (6.97%) Perforce
2 38 (6.97%) Splunk
3 27 (4.95%) IBM
3 27 (4.95%) Red Hat
4 25 (4.59%) ESRI
5 23 (4.22%) Solace
6 22 (4.04%) ATG
7 20 (3.67%) Google
8 18 (3.30%) Atlassian
9 16 (2.94%) MuleSoft
10 15 (2.75%) Sitecore
11 8 (1.47%) Guidewire
12 7 (1.28%) Adobe
12 7 (1.28%) New Relic
12 7 (1.28%) Veracode
13 6 (1.10%) CA Agile Central
14 5 (0.92%) AppDynamics
14 5 (0.92%) HP
15 4 (0.73%) SAP
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