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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gradle
Rank 485 511 537
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +26
Contract jobs citing Gradle 128 81 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.15% 0.041%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.73% 1.20% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 33 14
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£450 £450 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +15.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00

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
7392 6751 5555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.24% 12.76% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4881 4278 3448
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 150 151
Average hourly rate £37.74 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.15% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.71 £32.00 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +14 116 £463 +2.77% 29
London +44 83 £500 - 15
City of London +9 19 £525 -12.50% 6
Hampshire +11 11 £425 +7.93% 2
South East -11 11 £425 +13.33% 6
North West -8 9 £475 +46.15% 1
East of England -21 9 £388 +3.40%
Scotland +8 7 £335 -21.17% 1
Cheshire - 7 £475 -
Suffolk - 7 £376 -
Edinburgh +5 6 £335 -21.17%
Croydon - 6 £444 -
Ipswich - 5 £400 -
South Wales - 5 £380 -
Wales - 5 £380 -
Winchester - 4 £431 - 1
Newport - 4 £415 -
East Midlands -4 3 £625 +63.39%
Chester - 3 £475 -
Manchester - 2 £500 - 1
Nottingham - 2 £625 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £625 -
Northamptonshire +5 1 - -
Northampton 0 1 - -
Cambridgeshire -32 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £425 -
Watford - 1 £425 -
Isleworth - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £350 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £350 - 1

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 205 (90.71%) Java
2 146 (64.60%) Agile Software Development
3 141 (62.39%) Maven
4 118 (52.21%) Jenkins
5 105 (46.46%) Linux
6 103 (45.58%) Continuous Integration
7 97 (42.92%) Git (software)
8 90 (39.82%) Web Services
8 90 (39.82%) Scrum
9 85 (37.61%) Ant
10 83 (36.73%) TDD
11 74 (32.74%) JIRA
12 72 (31.86%) Subversion
13 69 (30.53%) JUnit
14 66 (29.20%) Oracle
15 65 (28.76%) Tomcat
16 64 (28.32%) Red Hat
17 63 (27.88%) JSON
18 62 (27.43%) SQL
19 59 (26.11%) Windows
19 59 (26.11%) Spring
20 56 (24.78%) JavaScript
21 55 (24.34%) Security Cleared
22 48 (21.24%) Mercurial
23 47 (20.80%) Confluence
23 47 (20.80%) Configuration Management
24 46 (20.35%) Open Source
25 45 (19.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 44 (19.47%) Puppet
26 44 (19.47%) MongoDB

Gradle
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 65 (28.76%) Tomcat
2 47 (20.80%) Confluence
3 41 (18.14%) Apache
4 33 (14.60%) JBoss
5 28 (12.39%) Node.js
6 26 (11.50%) IIS
7 24 (10.62%) WebLogic
8 19 (8.41%) Jetty
9 17 (7.52%) Alfresco
10 13 (5.75%) nginx
11 12 (5.31%) WildFly
12 11 (4.87%) Mule ESB
13 10 (4.42%) Mule
14 9 (3.98%) Elasticsearch
15 4 (1.77%) Tornado
15 4 (1.77%) Apache TomEE
15 4 (1.77%) GlassFish
15 4 (1.77%) Apache Qpid
15 4 (1.77%) iPlanet
16 2 (0.88%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (1.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.77%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 31 (13.72%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.42%) GitHub
3 5 (2.21%) OpenShift
4 4 (1.77%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.44%) Heroku
6 1 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 28 (12.39%) Firewall
2 27 (11.95%) Internet
3 24 (10.62%) AMQP
4 16 (7.08%) HTTP
5 9 (3.98%) TCP/IP
6 8 (3.54%) OpenLDAP
7 7 (3.10%) VPN
8 4 (1.77%) DMZ
9 3 (1.33%) LDAP
10 2 (0.88%) Bluetooth
10 2 (0.88%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (0.44%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (19.47%) MongoDB
1 44 (19.47%) NoSQL
2 42 (18.58%) Oracle Database
3 30 (13.27%) MySQL
4 28 (12.39%) PostgreSQL
5 27 (11.95%) SQL Server
6 19 (8.41%) Big Data
6 19 (8.41%) Hadoop
6 19 (8.41%) Relational Database
7 10 (4.42%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (2.65%) Redis
8 6 (2.65%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.77%) InterSystems Cache
9 4 (1.77%) Riak
9 4 (1.77%) Infinispan
10 2 (0.88%) Couchbase
10 2 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.88%) CouchDB
10 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 141 (62.39%) Maven
2 118 (52.21%) Jenkins
3 97 (42.92%) Git (software)
4 85 (37.61%) Ant
5 74 (32.74%) JIRA
6 72 (31.86%) Subversion
7 69 (30.53%) JUnit
8 48 (21.24%) Mercurial
9 44 (19.47%) Selenium
10 41 (18.14%) Cucumber
11 40 (17.70%) Artifactory
12 36 (15.93%) Eclipse
13 29 (12.83%) MSBuild
14 28 (12.39%) JMeter
15 25 (11.06%) TeamCity
16 18 (7.96%) Hudson
17 17 (7.52%) SonarQube
18 15 (6.64%) Gerrit
18 15 (6.64%) Mockito
19 11 (4.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 28 (12.39%) Finance
2 18 (7.96%) Banking
3 11 (4.87%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.42%) Front Office
5 6 (2.65%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.77%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.77%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.77%) Retail
7 2 (0.88%) Publishing
8 1 (0.44%) Advertising
8 1 (0.44%) Back Office
8 1 (0.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 127 (56.19%) Developer
2 89 (39.38%) Java Developer
3 15 (6.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (6.64%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (5.31%) Release Manager
5 9 (3.98%) Android Developer
5 9 (3.98%) Senior Developer
5 9 (3.98%) Scala Developer
6 8 (3.54%) Software Engineer
6 8 (3.54%) Deployment Specialist
7 7 (3.10%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (3.10%) Lead Developer
7 7 (3.10%) Architect
8 5 (2.21%) Test Engineer
8 5 (2.21%) Technical Leader
8 5 (2.21%) Java Architect
8 5 (2.21%) Automation Engineer
8 5 (2.21%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 4 (1.77%) Test Automation Engineer
9 4 (1.77%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (39.82%) Web Services
2 63 (27.88%) JSON
3 59 (26.11%) Spring
4 43 (19.03%) REST
5 40 (17.70%) HTML
5 40 (17.70%) JMS
6 36 (15.93%) RESTful
7 33 (14.60%) Java EE
7 33 (14.60%) .NET
8 31 (13.72%) CSS
9 27 (11.95%) HTML5
10 25 (11.06%) J2EE
11 24 (10.62%) jQuery
12 23 (10.18%) XML
13 22 (9.73%) Hibernate
13 22 (9.73%) AngularJS
14 20 (8.85%) Django
15 19 (8.41%) EJB
15 19 (8.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 17 (7.52%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.95%) Fixed Income
2 25 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.10%) Mobile App
3 7 (3.10%) User Experience
4 5 (2.21%) W3C
5 4 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.77%) Derivative
5 4 (1.77%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.77%) Wiki
6 2 (0.88%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (0.44%) Physics
7 1 (0.44%) Clustering
7 1 (0.44%) Tandem
7 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.44%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 105 (46.46%) Linux
2 59 (26.11%) Windows
3 45 (19.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 29 (12.83%) UNIX
5 19 (8.41%) CentOS
6 14 (6.19%) Android
7 11 (4.87%) Ubuntu
8 5 (2.21%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.77%) Solaris
10 2 (0.88%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (64.60%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (45.58%) Continuous Integration
3 90 (39.82%) Scrum
4 83 (36.73%) TDD
5 47 (20.80%) Configuration Management
6 46 (20.35%) Open Source
7 39 (17.26%) BDD
7 39 (17.26%) OO
8 38 (16.81%) Software Engineering
9 36 (15.93%) DevOps
10 33 (14.60%) SDLC
11 31 (13.72%) Unit Testing
12 29 (12.83%) ITIL
13 28 (12.39%) Software Delivery
14 21 (9.29%) Load Balancing
15 20 (8.85%) Release Management
16 19 (8.41%) SOA
16 19 (8.41%) User Stories
17 17 (7.52%) Pair Programming
17 17 (7.52%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 205 (90.71%) Java
2 62 (27.43%) SQL
3 56 (24.78%) JavaScript
4 42 (18.58%) Python
5 30 (13.27%) Bash Shell
6 28 (12.39%) C++
7 22 (9.73%) Groovy
8 20 (8.85%) Ruby
9 17 (7.52%) Scala
10 16 (7.08%) Perl
11 14 (6.19%) C
12 12 (5.31%) PowerShell
13 9 (3.98%) C#
14 8 (3.54%) Jython
15 6 (2.65%) PHP
16 4 (1.77%) Shell Script
17 3 (1.33%) Objective-C
18 2 (0.88%) R
19 1 (0.44%) Clojure
19 1 (0.44%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 55 (24.34%) Security Cleared
2 27 (11.95%) DV Cleared
3 15 (6.64%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.21%) Degree
5 2 (0.88%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (12.39%) QA
2 5 (2.21%) WAI
3 1 (0.44%) SLA
3 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (6.64%) Docker
2 13 (5.75%) vCloud
3 6 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.21%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.21%) Varnish
5 4 (1.77%) Squid
6 3 (1.33%) GlusterFS
7 2 (0.88%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 44 (19.47%) Puppet
2 27 (11.95%) Ansible
3 20 (8.85%) ITRS Geneos
3 20 (8.85%) BladeLogic
4 19 (8.41%) Rundeck
5 17 (7.52%) Vagrant
6 16 (7.08%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (7.08%) Salt
6 16 (7.08%) Kibana
7 14 (6.19%) logstash
8 12 (5.31%) ZABBIX
9 8 (3.54%) HAProxy
10 5 (2.21%) Graphite
11 2 (0.88%) Nagios
12 1 (0.44%) Ganglia
12 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.44%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 1 (0.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 66 (29.20%) Oracle
2 64 (28.32%) Red Hat
3 30 (13.27%) Atlassian
4 20 (8.85%) Splunk
5 16 (7.08%) TIBCO
6 14 (6.19%) VMware
7 6 (2.65%) Twitter
8 5 (2.21%) SOASTA, Inc
8 5 (2.21%) Pega
8 5 (2.21%) Sun
9 4 (1.77%) Google
10 3 (1.33%) Akamai
11 2 (0.88%) Sybase
11 2 (0.88%) SaltStack
12 1 (0.44%) AppDynamics
12 1 (0.44%) HP
12 1 (0.44%) hybris
12 1 (0.44%) Cisco
12 1 (0.44%) IBM
12 1 (0.44%) Adobe
West London
Talent International
Rate: £290.00 - £320.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
J & C Associates
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £375 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
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Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £380 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago