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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gradle
Rank 500 545 551
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +6
Contract jobs citing Gradle 128 69 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.13% 0.053%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.69% 0.98% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 29 17
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£450 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £575 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £42.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 - £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
7592 7069 5888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.33% 12.92% 11.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4980 4540 3681
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 152 144
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.12 £30.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £71.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +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 August 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 25 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 August 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 +51 120 £450 +18.03% 37
London +58 92 £500 -4.76% 24
City of London +10 28 £525 -8.69% 10
Hampshire +5 12 £425 +7.93%
South East -17 12 £425 +20.56%
Croydon - 8 £450 -
North West -15 7 £390 -0.63% 1
Scotland +1 6 £270 -22.85%
East of England -13 5 £388 +10.78%
Edinburgh -1 4 £270 -22.85%
Manchester -8 4 £440 -2.22% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £363 - 3
Winchester - 4 £450 -
Suffolk - 4 £388 -
Cheshire -5 3 £360 +7.46%
Ipswich - 3 £400 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £363 - 1
Cambridgeshire -26 1 - -
Wales - 1 £363 - 2
South Wales - 1 £363 - 2
Leeds - 1 £350 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £340 - 2
South Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
York - 1 £340 - 2
Sheffield - 1 £450 -

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 223 (91.77%) Java
2 160 (65.84%) Maven
3 157 (64.61%) Agile Software Development
4 135 (55.56%) Jenkins
5 117 (48.15%) Git (software)
6 104 (42.80%) Linux
7 100 (41.15%) Continuous Integration
8 98 (40.33%) Scrum
9 91 (37.45%) Web Services
10 84 (34.57%) Ant
11 82 (33.74%) JUnit
11 82 (33.74%) TDD
12 75 (30.86%) Tomcat
13 73 (30.04%) Subversion
14 71 (29.22%) Spring
15 68 (27.98%) JIRA
16 66 (27.16%) SQL
17 65 (26.75%) Oracle
18 61 (25.10%) JSON
19 59 (24.28%) Red Hat
20 58 (23.87%) REST
21 57 (23.46%) Python
22 55 (22.63%) Windows
23 54 (22.22%) Apache
24 52 (21.40%) JavaScript
25 51 (20.99%) Security Cleared
26 48 (19.75%) Selenium
27 45 (18.52%) Unit Testing
27 45 (18.52%) Software Engineering
27 45 (18.52%) NoSQL

Gradle
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 75 (30.86%) Tomcat
2 54 (22.22%) Apache
3 42 (17.28%) Confluence
4 37 (15.23%) JBoss
4 37 (15.23%) Node.js
5 34 (13.99%) Jetty
6 23 (9.47%) IIS
7 21 (8.64%) WebLogic
8 17 (7.00%) nginx
9 16 (6.58%) Alfresco
9 16 (6.58%) Elasticsearch
10 13 (5.35%) WildFly
11 11 (4.53%) Mule
12 10 (4.12%) Mule ESB
13 7 (2.88%) Apache TomEE
13 7 (2.88%) Tornado
13 7 (2.88%) GlassFish
13 7 (2.88%) Apache Qpid
13 7 (2.88%) iPlanet
14 4 (1.65%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (2.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.65%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.88%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.82%) Summit
3 1 (0.41%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 38 (15.64%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.29%) OpenShift
3 7 (2.88%) GitHub
4 6 (2.47%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.23%) SaaS
5 3 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.41%) Heroku
6 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (11.52%) Internet
2 26 (10.70%) Firewall
3 25 (10.29%) HTTP
4 17 (7.00%) AMQP
5 16 (6.58%) TCP/IP
6 11 (4.53%) OpenLDAP
7 7 (2.88%) VPN
8 6 (2.47%) DMZ
9 3 (1.23%) LDAP
10 1 (0.41%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (18.52%) NoSQL
2 42 (17.28%) MongoDB
3 35 (14.40%) Oracle Database
4 33 (13.58%) MySQL
5 27 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
6 23 (9.47%) SQL Server
7 20 (8.23%) Relational Database
8 18 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
9 17 (7.00%) Hadoop
9 17 (7.00%) Big Data
10 10 (4.12%) Redis
11 7 (2.88%) Riak
11 7 (2.88%) InterSystems Cache
11 7 (2.88%) Infinispan
12 6 (2.47%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.65%) SQLite
13 4 (1.65%) HBase
13 4 (1.65%) Apache Hive
13 4 (1.65%) Impala
14 2 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 160 (65.84%) Maven
2 135 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 117 (48.15%) Git (software)
4 84 (34.57%) Ant
5 82 (33.74%) JUnit
6 73 (30.04%) Subversion
7 68 (27.98%) JIRA
8 48 (19.75%) Selenium
9 44 (18.11%) Artifactory
10 41 (16.87%) Mercurial
11 40 (16.46%) Cucumber
12 38 (15.64%) JMeter
13 30 (12.35%) Eclipse
14 27 (11.11%) MSBuild
15 25 (10.29%) TeamCity
16 21 (8.64%) Mockito
16 21 (8.64%) Hudson
17 17 (7.00%) Gerrit
18 16 (6.58%) SonarQube
19 15 (6.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 32 (13.17%) Finance
2 20 (8.23%) Banking
3 12 (4.94%) Front Office
4 11 (4.53%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.47%) Retail
5 6 (2.47%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.65%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.23%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.82%) Publishing
9 1 (0.41%) Marketing
9 1 (0.41%) Advertising
9 1 (0.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 137 (56.38%) Developer
2 99 (40.74%) Java Developer
3 17 (7.00%) Release Manager
4 14 (5.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (5.35%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (4.94%) Senior Developer
6 12 (4.94%) Software Engineer
7 10 (4.12%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (3.29%) Deployment Specialist
8 8 (3.29%) Architect
8 8 (3.29%) Scala Developer
9 7 (2.88%) Lead Developer
9 7 (2.88%) Android Developer
9 7 (2.88%) Build Manager
10 6 (2.47%) Java Architect
10 6 (2.47%) Java Software Engineer
11 5 (2.06%) Test Engineer
11 5 (2.06%) Analyst
11 5 (2.06%) Automation Engineer
11 5 (2.06%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (37.45%) Web Services
2 71 (29.22%) Spring
3 61 (25.10%) JSON
4 58 (23.87%) REST
5 42 (17.28%) HTML
6 39 (16.05%) RESTful
7 38 (15.64%) JMS
8 34 (13.99%) AngularJS
9 30 (12.35%) .NET
10 29 (11.93%) HTML5
11 28 (11.52%) CSS
12 27 (11.11%) Java EE
13 26 (10.70%) XML
14 25 (10.29%) jQuery
15 23 (9.47%) Apache Camel
16 20 (8.23%) Hibernate
17 19 (7.82%) ActiveMQ
17 19 (7.82%) Guice
17 19 (7.82%) CSS3
17 19 (7.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.11%) Fixed Income
2 25 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.70%) User Experience
4 8 (3.29%) W3C
5 6 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.06%) Derivative
6 5 (2.06%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.65%) Wiki
8 3 (1.23%) Tandem
8 3 (1.23%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.82%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 2 (0.82%) Physics
10 1 (0.41%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.41%) Clustering
10 1 (0.41%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 104 (42.80%) Linux
2 55 (22.63%) Windows
3 42 (17.28%) UNIX
4 36 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (9.05%) CentOS
6 16 (6.58%) Ubuntu
7 10 (4.12%) Android
8 6 (2.47%) Solaris
9 3 (1.23%) Mac OS
9 3 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (64.61%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (41.15%) Continuous Integration
3 98 (40.33%) Scrum
4 82 (33.74%) TDD
5 45 (18.52%) Software Engineering
5 45 (18.52%) Unit Testing
6 43 (17.70%) BDD
6 43 (17.70%) Configuration Management
7 42 (17.28%) Open Source
8 38 (15.64%) DevOps
9 34 (13.99%) OO
10 31 (12.76%) Pair Programming
11 30 (12.35%) SDLC
12 29 (11.93%) ITIL
13 27 (11.11%) Multithreading
14 26 (10.70%) Dependency Injection
15 24 (9.88%) Root Cause Analysis
15 24 (9.88%) SOA
16 21 (8.64%) Software Delivery
17 20 (8.23%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 223 (91.77%) Java
2 66 (27.16%) SQL
3 57 (23.46%) Python
4 52 (21.40%) JavaScript
5 32 (13.17%) Groovy
6 29 (11.93%) C++
7 28 (11.52%) Ruby
7 28 (11.52%) Bash Shell
8 27 (11.11%) Perl
9 23 (9.47%) Scala
10 15 (6.17%) C
11 12 (4.94%) PowerShell
12 10 (4.12%) C#
13 9 (3.70%) PHP
14 8 (3.29%) Jython
15 6 (2.47%) Shell Script
16 4 (1.65%) Korn
17 3 (1.23%) Objective-C
18 1 (0.41%) PHP5
18 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (20.99%) Security Cleared
2 21 (8.64%) DV Cleared
3 16 (6.58%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (12.76%) QA
2 5 (2.06%) WAI
2 5 (2.06%) SLA
3 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (11.11%) Docker
2 16 (6.58%) vCloud
3 13 (5.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (3.29%) Active Directory
5 7 (2.88%) Squid
5 7 (2.88%) Varnish
6 6 (2.47%) Apache Flume
7 4 (1.65%) HDFS
8 3 (1.23%) GlusterFS
9 1 (0.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 45 (18.52%) Puppet
2 25 (10.29%) Ansible
3 19 (7.82%) Rundeck
4 18 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (7.41%) ITRS Geneos
4 18 (7.41%) BladeLogic
5 16 (6.58%) Salt
5 16 (6.58%) Kibana
6 14 (5.76%) logstash
7 13 (5.35%) HAProxy
7 13 (5.35%) ZABBIX
8 11 (4.53%) Vagrant
9 9 (3.70%) Graphite
10 3 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.82%) yum
11 2 (0.82%) Nagios
12 1 (0.41%) Ganglia
12 1 (0.41%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 1 (0.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 65 (26.75%) Oracle
2 59 (24.28%) Red Hat
3 25 (10.29%) Atlassian
4 21 (8.64%) VMware
4 21 (8.64%) Splunk
5 16 (6.58%) TIBCO
6 13 (5.35%) SOASTA, Inc
7 9 (3.70%) Twitter
7 9 (3.70%) Google
8 8 (3.29%) Pega
9 5 (2.06%) Sybase
10 4 (1.65%) Sun
10 4 (1.65%) HP
11 2 (0.82%) Akamai
11 2 (0.82%) DataSynapse
11 2 (0.82%) SaltStack
12 1 (0.41%) AppDynamics
12 1 (0.41%) Eloqua
12 1 (0.41%) Facebook
12 1 (0.41%) Zend
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