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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gradle
Rank 396 523 587
Rank change year-on-year
+127 +64
Contract jobs citing Gradle 262 112 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.47% 0.20% 0.078%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.17% 1.52% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 88 18
Median daily rate £450 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £329 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median 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
8256 7346 6940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.81% 12.95% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5620 4704 4438
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 147 137
Median hourly rate £42.27 £37.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.24% -3.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £26.19 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -3.79%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 +134 231 £474 -5.25% 42
London +46 134 £500 -4.76% 20
South East +36 54 £400 -20.00% 14
Hampshire +32 35 £400 - 6
Scotland -4 20 £300 -26.15% 5
City of London +39 14 £496 +16.76% 4
North West -4 14 £413 -8.33% 4
East of England +11 13 £475 +11.76% 1
Glasgow - 12 £300 - 2
Yorkshire - 11 £375 - 2
Hertfordshire +18 10 £475 +11.76%
Winchester +4 8 £400 -3.03% 1
Edinburgh -8 8 - - 3
Sheffield - 7 £375 -
South Yorkshire - 7 £375 -
Southampton +14 6 £349 +4.96%
Manchester -4 6 £400 -5.88% 3
Cheshire -13 6 £425 -5.55% 1
East Sussex - 6 £356 - 2
Portsmouth - 5 £463 - 4
Reading - 4 £500 -
Knutsford - 4 £425 - 1
Woking - 4 £500 -
Leeds - 4 £425 - 2
West Yorkshire - 4 £425 - 2
Berkshire - 4 £500 -
Surrey - 4 £500 - 3
West Sussex - 3 £325 - 1
Northamptonshire +11 2 £500 -
Northampton +9 2 £500 -

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 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.

1 363 (78.91%) Java
2 335 (72.83%) Agile Software Development
3 285 (61.96%) Maven
4 249 (54.13%) Continuous Integration
5 246 (53.48%) Jenkins
6 225 (48.91%) TDD
7 220 (47.83%) Spring
8 195 (42.39%) Git (software)
9 191 (41.52%) REST
10 188 (40.87%) Scrum
11 172 (37.39%) JUnit
12 168 (36.52%) Web Services
13 165 (35.87%) Cucumber
14 154 (33.48%) BDD
15 151 (32.83%) Subversion
16 141 (30.65%) Linux
17 116 (25.22%) NoSQL
18 114 (24.78%) Unit Testing
19 112 (24.35%) Mockito
19 112 (24.35%) Docker
20 107 (23.26%) Pair Programming
21 106 (23.04%) Ant
21 106 (23.04%) DevOps
22 99 (21.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
23 98 (21.30%) Tomcat
24 96 (20.87%) Selenium
25 95 (20.65%) Software Engineering
26 94 (20.43%) JavaScript
26 94 (20.43%) JIRA
27 91 (19.78%) 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 98 (21.30%) Tomcat
2 83 (18.04%) Apache
3 57 (12.39%) JBoss
3 57 (12.39%) Jetty
4 38 (8.26%) Node.js
5 34 (7.39%) Confluence
6 30 (6.52%) OpenStack
7 25 (5.43%) GeoServer
8 19 (4.13%) WebLogic
9 12 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
10 11 (2.39%) IIS
10 11 (2.39%) WebSphere
11 10 (2.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 4 (0.87%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.87%) nginx
12 4 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.65%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.65%) ArcGIS
13 3 (0.65%) CMS
14 2 (0.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (1.09%) HipChat
2 4 (0.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.65%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 78 (16.96%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (6.96%) GitHub
3 18 (3.91%) IaaS
4 12 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (2.61%) PaaS
4 12 (2.61%) SaaS
5 9 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.87%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.65%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.22%) Force.com
9 1 (0.22%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.22%) Heroku
9 1 (0.22%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 89 (19.35%) HTTP
2 51 (11.09%) TCP/IP
3 28 (6.09%) Internet
4 15 (3.26%) SSL
5 12 (2.61%) Firewall
6 9 (1.96%) SSH
7 6 (1.30%) DNS
8 5 (1.09%) LAN
8 5 (1.09%) tcpdump
8 5 (1.09%) VPN
8 5 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.87%) iSCSI
9 4 (0.87%) NAS
9 4 (0.87%) SAN
10 3 (0.65%) Bluetooth
10 3 (0.65%) DHCP
10 3 (0.65%) FTP
10 3 (0.65%) IPsec
10 3 (0.65%) LDAP
11 1 (0.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (25.22%) NoSQL
2 82 (17.83%) Apache Cassandra
3 47 (10.22%) MongoDB
4 45 (9.78%) PostgreSQL
5 34 (7.39%) MySQL
6 25 (5.43%) GIS
6 25 (5.43%) Relational Database
7 15 (3.26%) Big Data
8 14 (3.04%) Hadoop
9 13 (2.83%) Oracle Database
10 8 (1.74%) Infinispan
10 8 (1.74%) Oracle BI EE
11 7 (1.52%) Neo4j
11 7 (1.52%) SQL Server
12 6 (1.30%) CouchDB
13 5 (1.09%) DB2
13 5 (1.09%) HBase
13 5 (1.09%) QGIS
14 4 (0.87%) Couchbase
14 4 (0.87%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 285 (61.96%) Maven
2 246 (53.48%) Jenkins
3 195 (42.39%) Git (software)
4 172 (37.39%) JUnit
5 165 (35.87%) Cucumber
6 151 (32.83%) Subversion
7 112 (24.35%) Mockito
8 106 (23.04%) Ant
9 99 (21.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 96 (20.87%) Selenium
11 94 (20.43%) JIRA
12 54 (11.74%) Artifactory
13 47 (10.22%) Hudson
14 41 (8.91%) JMeter
15 40 (8.70%) Bitbucket
16 39 (8.48%) Sonatype Nexus
17 34 (7.39%) Eclipse
18 32 (6.96%) IntelliJ
19 26 (5.65%) Checkstyle
19 26 (5.65%) FindBugs
General
1 53 (11.52%) Finance
2 46 (10.00%) Banking
3 13 (2.83%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.39%) Publishing
5 10 (2.17%) Electronics
6 8 (1.74%) Marketing
7 6 (1.30%) Retail
8 4 (0.87%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.65%) Games
9 3 (0.65%) Legal
10 2 (0.43%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.43%) Law
10 2 (0.43%) Online Betting
10 2 (0.43%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.22%) Advertising
11 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.22%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 314 (68.26%) Developer
2 191 (41.52%) Java Developer
3 64 (13.91%) DevOps Engineer
4 55 (11.96%) Senior Developer
5 52 (11.30%) Agile Developer
6 45 (9.78%) Senior Java Developer
7 40 (8.70%) Agile Java Developer
7 40 (8.70%) Android Developer
8 25 (5.43%) Scala Developer
9 22 (4.78%) GIS Developer
10 21 (4.57%) Java Engineer
10 21 (4.57%) Senior Agile Developer
10 21 (4.57%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 20 (4.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 17 (3.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 17 (3.70%) Software Engineer
13 16 (3.48%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 16 (3.48%) Linux Engineer
13 16 (3.48%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 15 (3.26%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (47.83%) Spring
2 191 (41.52%) REST
3 168 (36.52%) Web Services
4 91 (19.78%) Hibernate
5 83 (18.04%) AngularJS
6 69 (15.00%) HTML
7 59 (12.83%) CSS
8 54 (11.74%) RESTful
9 52 (11.30%) XML
10 50 (10.87%) ActiveMQ
10 50 (10.87%) Guice
10 50 (10.87%) SOAP
11 47 (10.22%) JSON
12 45 (9.78%) Apache Camel
12 45 (9.78%) Spring MVC
13 42 (9.13%) HTML5
14 37 (8.04%) Spring Boot
15 31 (6.74%) CSS3
15 31 (6.74%) JAX-RS
16 30 (6.52%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 16 (3.48%) Algorithms
2 15 (3.26%) Computer Science
3 14 (3.04%) Data Structures
4 11 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
5 10 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.17%) Smart Meter
6 8 (1.74%) User Experience
7 7 (1.52%) Fintech
7 7 (1.52%) Private Cloud
8 6 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (1.30%) iPad
9 5 (1.09%) Clustering
9 5 (1.09%) Derivative
10 3 (0.65%) DataPower
10 3 (0.65%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.65%) Social Media
10 3 (0.65%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.65%) Wiki
11 2 (0.43%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 141 (30.65%) Linux
2 86 (18.70%) Unix
3 64 (13.91%) Android
4 33 (7.17%) Windows
5 22 (4.78%) Apple iOS
5 22 (4.78%) CentOS
6 16 (3.48%) Solaris
7 11 (2.39%) Windows Server
8 8 (1.74%) Fedora
9 7 (1.52%) AIX
9 7 (1.52%) Mac OS X
9 7 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.65%) Mac OS X Server
11 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.43%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.22%) Debian
13 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 335 (72.83%) Agile Software Development
2 249 (54.13%) Continuous Integration
3 225 (48.91%) TDD
4 188 (40.87%) Scrum
5 154 (33.48%) BDD
6 114 (24.78%) Unit Testing
7 107 (23.26%) Pair Programming
8 106 (23.04%) DevOps
9 95 (20.65%) Software Engineering
10 84 (18.26%) Microservices
11 74 (16.09%) Continuous Delivery
11 74 (16.09%) Multithreading
12 72 (15.65%) Open Source
13 63 (13.70%) MVC
14 59 (12.83%) Dependency Injection
15 53 (11.52%) Kanban
15 53 (11.52%) OO
16 52 (11.30%) Configuration Management
17 48 (10.43%) Build Automation
17 48 (10.43%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 363 (78.91%) Java
2 94 (20.43%) JavaScript
3 89 (19.35%) Python
4 62 (13.48%) Groovy
5 60 (13.04%) SQL
6 55 (11.96%) Ruby
7 44 (9.57%) Scala
8 32 (6.96%) Perl
9 24 (5.22%) Shell Script
10 19 (4.13%) Bash Shell
11 17 (3.70%) C#
11 17 (3.70%) C++
11 17 (3.70%) Objective-C
12 10 (2.17%) C
13 7 (1.52%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.30%) Clojure
15 5 (1.09%) Smalltalk
16 4 (0.87%) Apple Swift
16 4 (0.87%) PHP
17 3 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (7.39%) Degree
2 15 (3.26%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.74%) ISEB
3 8 (1.74%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (0.87%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.43%) OCA
6 2 (0.43%) OCP
6 2 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.22%) CCEA
7 1 (0.22%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.22%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (16.09%) QA
2 2 (0.43%) SLA
3 1 (0.22%) Basel III
3 1 (0.22%) CRD IV
3 1 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 112 (24.35%) Docker
2 33 (7.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.74%) Apache Flume
3 8 (1.74%) VirtualBox
4 7 (1.52%) KVM
5 5 (1.09%) Active Directory
5 5 (1.09%) oVirt
5 5 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.22%) Samba
6 1 (0.22%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 55 (11.96%) Opscode Chef
2 52 (11.30%) Puppet
3 48 (10.43%) Ansible
4 26 (5.65%) Graphite
5 9 (1.96%) Packer
6 5 (1.09%) Salt
6 5 (1.09%) ZABBIX
7 4 (0.87%) Kubernetes
7 4 (0.87%) Mesos
8 3 (0.65%) SELinux
9 2 (0.43%) CA Wily
9 2 (0.43%) logstash
9 2 (0.43%) Nagios
9 2 (0.43%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.43%) yum
9 2 (0.43%) Zenoss
10 1 (0.22%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.22%) Riemann
Vendors
1 76 (16.52%) Oracle
2 40 (8.70%) Atlassian
3 34 (7.39%) VMware
4 26 (5.65%) Google
4 26 (5.65%) IBM
5 25 (5.43%) SOASTA, Inc
6 17 (3.70%) ESRI
7 15 (3.26%) Red Hat
8 9 (1.96%) New Relic
8 9 (1.96%) Rally
9 8 (1.74%) Informatica
10 7 (1.52%) NetApp
10 7 (1.52%) Perforce
11 6 (1.30%) Microsoft
12 5 (1.09%) Cisco
12 5 (1.09%) F5
13 4 (0.87%) CA
13 4 (0.87%) Dell
13 4 (0.87%) SAP
14 3 (0.65%) Splunk
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