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 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
UK
Rank 356 428 541
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +113
Contract jobs citing Gradle 254 197 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.57% 0.39% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.44% 2.59% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 135 44
Median daily rate £450 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £331 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 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
7381 7593 6898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.49% 14.95% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4919 5065 4709
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 203 125
Median hourly rate £41.25 £41.80 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +12.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.90 £24.23 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £55.00 £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

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 20 January 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 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
England +74 231 £451 -9.90% 49
London +31 132 £508 -0.97% 28
South East +18 35 £435 +14.47% 9
Scotland +32 23 £438 +54.86% 5
Edinburgh +25 19 £406 - 2
South West +28 18 £490 +22.50% 2
East of England +20 18 £529 +46.87% 2
Milton Keynes - 16 £350 -
Buckinghamshire - 16 £350 - 1
North West +8 12 £425 +6.25% 2
Hertfordshire - 12 £555 -
Manchester +8 11 £425 +30.76% 2
Devon - 11 £480 -
Exeter - 11 £480 -
Croydon - 10 £375 - 1
Hampshire -13 9 £469 +23.35% 3
Berkshire - 9 £450 - 2
Bracknell - 7 £450 - 1
City of London -9 6 £550 -8.37% 6
Welwyn Garden City - 6 £578 -
Essex - 6 £260 - 1
Yorkshire +11 5 £386 +3.00% 4
Glasgow +3 4 £475 +79.24% 2
Stockport - 4 £400 -
West Midlands -5 3 £600 - 1
South Wales - 3 £400 -
Wales - 3 £400 -
Dorset - 3 £494 -
Leeds +13 2 £360 -4.00%
West Yorkshire +12 2 £360 -4.00% 3

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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 with a requirement for Gradle.

1 473 (83.87%) Java
2 403 (71.45%) Agile Software Development
3 306 (54.26%) Maven
4 296 (52.48%) Jenkins
5 289 (51.24%) Git (software)
6 262 (46.45%) TDD
7 255 (45.21%) Spring
8 233 (41.31%) Scrum
9 202 (35.82%) JavaScript
10 189 (33.51%) Continuous Integration
11 171 (30.32%) Web Services
12 163 (28.90%) BDD
13 162 (28.72%) REST
14 158 (28.01%) XML
15 157 (27.84%) Python
16 151 (26.77%) Docker
17 144 (25.53%) DevOps
18 143 (25.35%) JUnit
19 140 (24.82%) HTML
19 140 (24.82%) JIRA
20 136 (24.11%) Linux
21 134 (23.76%) Ant
22 129 (22.87%) SQL
22 129 (22.87%) Hibernate
22 129 (22.87%) Open Source
23 128 (22.70%) AngularJS
24 121 (21.45%) Selenium
25 116 (20.57%) RESTful
26 112 (19.86%) OO
27 111 (19.68%) Ansible

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 77 (13.65%) Tomcat
2 56 (9.93%) Apache
3 42 (7.45%) Confluence
4 37 (6.56%) JBoss
5 32 (5.67%) GeoServer
6 26 (4.61%) Apache Spark
7 23 (4.08%) WebLogic
8 22 (3.90%) Cloud Foundry
8 22 (3.90%) Elasticsearch
9 18 (3.19%) nginx
10 14 (2.48%) Jetty
11 13 (2.30%) OpenStack
11 13 (2.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 12 (2.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 12 (2.13%) Apache Solr
13 11 (1.95%) WebSphere
14 10 (1.77%) CMS
14 10 (1.77%) IIS
15 9 (1.60%) Sitecore CMS
16 8 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (0.53%) MS Excel
1 3 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.42%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.71%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (0.53%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 79 (14.01%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (7.27%) PaaS
3 33 (5.85%) GitHub
4 28 (4.96%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (1.77%) IaaS
8 7 (1.24%) Google Play
9 6 (1.06%) Bluemix
9 6 (1.06%) IBM Cloud
10 4 (0.71%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.71%) Heroku
11 3 (0.53%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.18%) AWS OpsWorks
13 1 (0.18%) CloudBees
13 1 (0.18%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.61%) HTTP
2 5 (0.89%) AMQP
3 4 (0.71%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.35%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.35%) Firewall
4 2 (0.35%) Internet
5 1 (0.18%) DHCP
5 1 (0.18%) DNS
5 1 (0.18%) FTP
5 1 (0.18%) IPsec
5 1 (0.18%) SSL
5 1 (0.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (16.13%) MongoDB
2 83 (14.72%) Relational Database
3 72 (12.77%) NoSQL
4 65 (11.52%) Big Data
5 42 (7.45%) PostgreSQL
6 35 (6.21%) Hadoop
7 29 (5.14%) SQL Server
8 24 (4.26%) DB2
9 17 (3.01%) Apache Cassandra
10 15 (2.66%) GIS
11 13 (2.30%) Oracle Database
12 12 (2.13%) Spatial Data
13 11 (1.95%) MySQL
13 11 (1.95%) Redis
14 10 (1.77%) HBase
15 9 (1.60%) Neo4j
16 8 (1.42%) Apache Hive
16 8 (1.42%) Endeca
16 8 (1.42%) RDBMS
17 6 (1.06%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 306 (54.26%) Maven
2 296 (52.48%) Jenkins
3 289 (51.24%) Git (software)
4 143 (25.35%) JUnit
5 140 (24.82%) JIRA
6 134 (23.76%) Ant
7 121 (21.45%) Selenium
8 92 (16.31%) Cucumber
9 82 (14.54%) Eclipse
10 79 (14.01%) Subversion
11 65 (11.52%) IntelliJ
12 64 (11.35%) Mockito
13 53 (9.40%) Hudson
14 52 (9.22%) JBehave
14 52 (9.22%) TeamCity
15 46 (8.16%) Sonatype Nexus
16 41 (7.27%) Android Studio
16 41 (7.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 34 (6.03%) SonarQube
17 34 (6.03%) Spock
General
1 86 (15.25%) Finance
2 78 (13.83%) Banking
3 35 (6.21%) Retail
4 20 (3.55%) Investment Banking
5 15 (2.66%) Publishing
6 10 (1.77%) Games
7 9 (1.60%) Front Office
8 8 (1.42%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.71%) Law
9 4 (0.71%) Marketing
10 2 (0.35%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.35%) Automotive
10 2 (0.35%) Back Office
10 2 (0.35%) Electronics
10 2 (0.35%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.35%) Legal
10 2 (0.35%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 402 (71.28%) Developer
2 259 (45.92%) Java Developer
3 60 (10.64%) Senior Developer
4 54 (9.57%) DevOps Engineer
5 42 (7.45%) Android Developer
6 40 (7.09%) Senior Java Developer
7 36 (6.38%) JavaScript Developer
8 30 (5.32%) Agile Developer
9 28 (4.96%) Agile Java Developer
9 28 (4.96%) Java Engineer
10 25 (4.43%) Full Stack Developer
11 19 (3.37%) Lead Developer
12 17 (3.01%) Angular Developer
12 17 (3.01%) Python Developer
13 15 (2.66%) DV Cleared Java Developer
13 15 (2.66%) Senior DevOps
13 15 (2.66%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 14 (2.48%) Build Engineer
14 14 (2.48%) Lead Java Developer
15 13 (2.30%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 255 (45.21%) Spring
2 171 (30.32%) Web Services
3 162 (28.72%) REST
4 158 (28.01%) XML
5 140 (24.82%) HTML
6 129 (22.87%) Hibernate
7 128 (22.70%) AngularJS
8 116 (20.57%) RESTful
9 105 (18.62%) JSON
10 98 (17.38%) SOAP
11 92 (16.31%) CSS
12 75 (13.30%) HTML5
13 68 (12.06%) Node.js
14 60 (10.64%) JMS
15 58 (10.28%) Java EE
16 55 (9.75%) Spring Boot
17 49 (8.69%) XSLT
18 48 (8.51%) J2EE
19 44 (7.80%) jQuery
20 41 (7.27%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (5.50%) Algorithms
2 29 (5.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 28 (4.96%) iPad
4 26 (4.61%) Mobile App
5 24 (4.26%) Computer Science
6 19 (3.37%) Data Structures
6 19 (3.37%) User Experience
7 18 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (2.30%) Social Media
9 11 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (1.95%) Visualisation
10 10 (1.77%) Public Cloud
11 8 (1.42%) Augmented Reality
12 6 (1.06%) Equities
13 5 (0.89%) Animation
13 5 (0.89%) CMDB
13 5 (0.89%) Data Centre
13 5 (0.89%) Fintech
13 5 (0.89%) Video on Demand
14 4 (0.71%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 136 (24.11%) Linux
2 70 (12.41%) Unix
3 53 (9.40%) Android
4 30 (5.32%) Windows
5 26 (4.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (3.55%) Apple iOS
7 14 (2.48%) CentOS
8 7 (1.24%) Fedora
8 7 (1.24%) Mac OS X
9 6 (1.06%) Solaris
10 2 (0.35%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.18%) Debian
11 1 (0.18%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 403 (71.45%) Agile Software Development
2 262 (46.45%) TDD
3 233 (41.31%) Scrum
4 189 (33.51%) Continuous Integration
5 163 (28.90%) BDD
6 144 (25.53%) DevOps
7 129 (22.87%) Open Source
8 112 (19.86%) OO
9 111 (19.68%) Microservices
10 101 (17.91%) Continuous Delivery
11 83 (14.72%) MVC
12 60 (10.64%) Pair Programming
13 59 (10.46%) Software Engineering
14 55 (9.75%) Automated Testing
14 55 (9.75%) Kanban
15 51 (9.04%) Android Development
15 51 (9.04%) E-Commerce
16 43 (7.62%) Unit Testing
17 42 (7.45%) Domain-Driven Design
18 41 (7.27%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 473 (83.87%) Java
2 202 (35.82%) JavaScript
3 157 (27.84%) Python
4 129 (22.87%) SQL
5 98 (17.38%) Groovy
6 67 (11.88%) Shell Script
7 53 (9.40%) Scala
8 41 (7.27%) Ruby
9 40 (7.09%) C++
10 37 (6.56%) Bash Shell
10 37 (6.56%) C#
11 26 (4.61%) Go
12 25 (4.43%) Perl
13 20 (3.55%) Clojure
14 19 (3.37%) Korn
15 17 (3.01%) Rust
16 16 (2.84%) C
17 15 (2.66%) VB.NET
18 11 (1.95%) F#
18 11 (1.95%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 66 (11.70%) Degree
2 52 (9.22%) Security Cleared
3 24 (4.26%) SC Cleared
4 22 (3.90%) DV Cleared
5 9 (1.60%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (1.24%) ISEB
6 7 (1.24%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (12.41%) QA
2 15 (2.66%) MiFID
3 14 (2.48%) Dodd-Frank
3 14 (2.48%) EMIR
4 12 (2.13%) FATCA
5 6 (1.06%) Disclosure Scotland
6 5 (0.89%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.71%) WCAG
8 3 (0.53%) PA-DSS
8 3 (0.53%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.35%) GCP
10 1 (0.18%) SDET
System Software
1 151 (26.77%) Docker
2 9 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (1.06%) HDFS
4 3 (0.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.53%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.53%) VirtualBox
4 3 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.35%) Ceph
6 1 (0.18%) KVM
6 1 (0.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 111 (19.68%) Ansible
2 86 (15.25%) Puppet
3 65 (11.52%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (3.90%) Kubernetes
5 14 (2.48%) Rancher
6 10 (1.77%) Salt
7 9 (1.60%) Terraform
8 8 (1.42%) Packer
9 6 (1.06%) Nagios
10 5 (0.89%) OPNET
11 3 (0.53%) Graphite
12 1 (0.18%) CA Endevor
12 1 (0.18%) Consul
12 1 (0.18%) Grafana
12 1 (0.18%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.18%) Kibana
12 1 (0.18%) logstash
12 1 (0.18%) Oozie
12 1 (0.18%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 87 (15.43%) Oracle
2 40 (7.09%) Perforce
3 33 (5.85%) Red Hat
4 31 (5.50%) ESRI
5 29 (5.14%) IBM
6 28 (4.96%) Splunk
7 19 (3.37%) Google
7 19 (3.37%) Solace
8 16 (2.84%) ATG
8 16 (2.84%) Atlassian
8 16 (2.84%) MuleSoft
9 13 (2.30%) New Relic
10 12 (2.13%) Adobe
11 9 (1.60%) Sitecore
12 7 (1.24%) Veracode
13 6 (1.06%) AppDynamics
13 6 (1.06%) CA Agile Central
14 5 (0.89%) GigaSpaces
14 5 (0.89%) Microsoft
15 3 (0.53%) VMware
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