The table below looks at the statistics for Gradle skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Gradle over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gradle
Rank 481 565 550
Rank change year-on-year
+84 -15
Contract jobs citing Gradle 112 34 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.060% 0.029%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.54% 0.49% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 13 7
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£475 £383 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.18% -7.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £314 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £338 £290
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +16.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -

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
7264 6877 5491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.00% 12.20% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4638 4378 3472
Average daily rate £400 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 122 150
Average hourly rate £37.50 £39.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £31.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £71.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.27 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.64% +5.33%

Gradle
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Gradle within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Gradle within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +57 93 £488 +27.45% 31
London +48 61 £500 +21.21% 19
North West 0 17 £438 +45.83% 3
City of London +32 12 £425 +28.78% 6
Cheshire - 9 £438 - 2
Manchester +1 8 £365 +21.66% 1
East Midlands +11 7 £625 +63.39%
Scotland +6 7 £406 - 1
South East -14 6 £500 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 6 £625 -
Nottingham - 6 £625 -
Chester - 5 £469 - 2
East of England +13 2 £425 +6.25%
Hertfordshire - 2 £425 -
Ealing - 1 £425 - 1
Hampshire - 1 £400 - 1
Hammersmith - - - -
North East - - - -
Westminster - - - -
South West - - - - 4
Tyne and Wear - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 3
North Yorkshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Essex - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 140 (84.34%) Java
2 122 (73.49%) Maven
3 105 (63.25%) Agile Software Development
4 93 (56.02%) Jenkins
5 84 (50.60%) Continuous Integration
6 79 (47.59%) Git (software)
7 76 (45.78%) Ant
8 75 (45.18%) Linux
9 62 (37.35%) Scrum
9 62 (37.35%) Subversion
10 59 (35.54%) TDD
11 54 (32.53%) JSON
11 54 (32.53%) Tomcat
11 54 (32.53%) Web Services
12 49 (29.52%) JavaScript
13 48 (28.92%) JIRA
14 47 (28.31%) Oracle
15 46 (27.71%) Windows
15 46 (27.71%) Red Hat
16 44 (26.51%) SQL
17 42 (25.30%) Configuration Management
17 42 (25.30%) Spring
18 41 (24.70%) Apache
19 40 (24.10%) Mercurial
19 40 (24.10%) Open Source
20 39 (23.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 38 (22.89%) Cucumber
21 38 (22.89%) DevOps
22 37 (22.29%) MongoDB
23 36 (21.69%) NoSQL

Gradle
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 54 (32.53%) Tomcat
2 41 (24.70%) Apache
3 28 (16.87%) Confluence
4 23 (13.86%) JBoss
5 20 (12.05%) IIS
6 18 (10.84%) WebLogic
7 15 (9.04%) Node.js
8 11 (6.63%) Jetty
9 7 (4.22%) Alfresco
10 6 (3.61%) nginx
10 6 (3.61%) Mule ESB
11 5 (3.01%) Mule
12 3 (1.81%) WildFly
13 1 (0.60%) Liferay
13 1 (0.60%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.60%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.60%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 2 (1.20%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.60%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.46%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.81%) GitHub
3 2 (1.20%) IaaS
3 2 (1.20%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (1.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (1.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (1.20%) AWS CloudTrail
3 2 (1.20%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (1.20%) Route 53
3 2 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.20%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.25%) Firewall
2 20 (12.05%) Internet
3 18 (10.84%) AMQP
4 7 (4.22%) HTTP
5 5 (3.01%) VPN
6 4 (2.41%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.81%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (1.20%) Bluetooth
8 2 (1.20%) DMZ
9 1 (0.60%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.60%) SSL
9 1 (0.60%) LDAP
9 1 (0.60%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (22.29%) MongoDB
2 36 (21.69%) NoSQL
3 34 (20.48%) Oracle Database
4 21 (12.65%) PostgreSQL
4 21 (12.65%) MySQL
5 19 (11.45%) SQL Server
6 16 (9.64%) Hadoop
6 16 (9.64%) Big Data
7 10 (6.02%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.01%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.41%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (2.41%) Redis
9 4 (2.41%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.20%) Couchbase
10 2 (1.20%) CouchDB
10 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.20%) SQLite
11 1 (0.60%) DB2
Development Applications
1 122 (73.49%) Maven
2 93 (56.02%) Jenkins
3 79 (47.59%) Git (software)
4 76 (45.78%) Ant
5 62 (37.35%) Subversion
6 48 (28.92%) JIRA
7 40 (24.10%) Mercurial
8 38 (22.89%) Cucumber
9 29 (17.47%) JUnit
10 26 (15.66%) MSBuild
11 25 (15.06%) TeamCity
12 24 (14.46%) Artifactory
13 22 (13.25%) Selenium
13 22 (13.25%) Eclipse
14 21 (12.65%) Hudson
15 15 (9.04%) JMeter
16 11 (6.63%) Gerrit
16 11 (6.63%) Mockito
16 11 (6.63%) SonarQube
17 7 (4.22%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (15.06%) Finance
2 7 (4.22%) Banking
3 3 (1.81%) Retail
3 3 (1.81%) Retail Banking
3 3 (1.81%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.20%) Advertising
4 2 (1.20%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.20%) Marketing
5 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.60%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 80 (48.19%) Developer
2 49 (29.52%) Java Developer
3 19 (11.45%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (8.43%) Android Developer
5 12 (7.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (4.82%) Scala Developer
6 8 (4.82%) Deployment Specialist
7 7 (4.22%) Release Manager
7 7 (4.22%) Lead Developer
8 6 (3.61%) Senior Developer
8 6 (3.61%) Team Leader
9 5 (3.01%) Test Engineer
9 5 (3.01%) Technical Leader
9 5 (3.01%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (3.01%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 4 (2.41%) Lead Java Developer
10 4 (2.41%) Software Engineer
11 3 (1.81%) Architect
11 3 (1.81%) Quality Engineer
11 3 (1.81%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (32.53%) Web Services
1 54 (32.53%) JSON
2 42 (25.30%) Spring
3 28 (16.87%) HTML
3 28 (16.87%) .NET
4 23 (13.86%) CSS
5 22 (13.25%) Java EE
5 22 (13.25%) REST
6 20 (12.05%) RESTful
7 19 (11.45%) J2EE
7 19 (11.45%) JMS
8 18 (10.84%) XML
8 18 (10.84%) Django
9 15 (9.04%) EJB
10 14 (8.43%) jQuery
11 13 (7.83%) RabbitMQ
11 13 (7.83%) Hibernate
12 12 (7.23%) Rendezvous
12 12 (7.23%) JDBC
12 12 (7.23%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 40 (24.10%) Open Source
2 19 (11.45%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (9.64%) Fixed Income
4 10 (6.02%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.81%) User Experience
5 3 (1.81%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.20%) Wiki
6 2 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.60%) W3C
7 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.60%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 75 (45.18%) Linux
2 46 (27.71%) Windows
3 39 (23.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 31 (18.67%) UNIX
5 21 (12.65%) Android
6 11 (6.63%) CentOS
7 8 (4.82%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.81%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.81%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (63.25%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (50.60%) Continuous Integration
3 62 (37.35%) Scrum
4 59 (35.54%) TDD
5 42 (25.30%) Configuration Management
6 38 (22.89%) DevOps
7 29 (17.47%) OO
8 27 (16.27%) BDD
9 25 (15.06%) Software Engineering
10 22 (13.25%) Software Delivery
11 19 (11.45%) ITIL
12 18 (10.84%) User Stories
13 17 (10.24%) Android Development
13 17 (10.24%) Load Balancing
14 15 (9.04%) Release Management
14 15 (9.04%) E-Commerce
14 15 (9.04%) MapReduce
15 14 (8.43%) Test Automation
15 14 (8.43%) Dependency Injection
15 14 (8.43%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 140 (84.34%) Java
2 49 (29.52%) JavaScript
3 44 (26.51%) SQL
4 28 (16.87%) Python
5 25 (15.06%) Bash Shell
6 21 (12.65%) C++
7 18 (10.84%) Groovy
8 15 (9.04%) Perl
9 13 (7.83%) Ruby
9 13 (7.83%) Scala
10 10 (6.02%) PowerShell
11 8 (4.82%) Jython
12 7 (4.22%) Shell Script
13 6 (3.61%) C#
14 5 (3.01%) C
15 3 (1.81%) PHP
15 3 (1.81%) R
16 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.60%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.60%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 29 (17.47%) Security Cleared
2 18 (10.84%) DV Cleared
3 6 (3.61%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.41%) Degree
5 2 (1.20%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.20%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.02%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) WAI
System Software
1 8 (4.82%) Docker
2 6 (3.61%) vCloud
3 2 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.60%) Varnish
4 1 (0.60%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 35 (21.08%) Puppet
2 22 (13.25%) Ansible
3 19 (11.45%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (10.24%) ITRS Geneos
4 17 (10.24%) BladeLogic
5 15 (9.04%) Vagrant
6 8 (4.82%) logstash
6 8 (4.82%) Salt
7 7 (4.22%) Kibana
8 6 (3.61%) ZABBIX
9 3 (1.81%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 47 (28.31%) Oracle
2 46 (27.71%) Red Hat
3 19 (11.45%) Atlassian
4 14 (8.43%) TIBCO
5 12 (7.23%) Splunk
6 10 (6.02%) VMware
7 5 (3.01%) Akamai
8 3 (1.81%) Google
8 3 (1.81%) Sun
9 2 (1.20%) Adobe
9 2 (1.20%) hybris
9 2 (1.20%) Twitter
9 2 (1.20%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.60%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.60%) Apple
10 1 (0.60%) 29West
10 1 (0.60%) Facebook
10 1 (0.60%) IBM
10 1 (0.60%) GigaSpaces
10 1 (0.60%) Zend
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