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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gradle
Rank 366 471 578
Rank change year-on-year
+105 +107
Contract jobs citing Gradle 305 195 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.57% 0.34% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.40% 2.35% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 139 32
Median daily rate £450 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £335 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £332
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +13.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £42.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.00 -

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
8971 8288 7410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.81% 14.29% 12.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6036 5471 4932
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £356
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 193 117
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.53 £26.09 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.75 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +74 268 £450 -6.49% 43
London -21 126 £450 -14.28% 26
South East +100 97 £435 +8.75% 5
Oxfordshire - 52 £450 - 1
Oxford - 46 £450 - 1
Scotland +45 38 £400 - 2
Hampshire +13 22 £428 +3.63% 2
City of London -6 22 £500 -16.66% 6
Edinburgh +29 20 £425 -
Glasgow +23 18 £400 - 2
North West +14 15 £420 +9.09% 6
East Midlands +5 13 £425 - 2
Manchester +3 12 £420 +10.52% 6
Winchester +8 8 £435 +8.75% 1
Northamptonshire - 8 £400 -
Northampton - 8 £400 -
Yorkshire +9 7 £425 +25.00% 2
West Sussex - 7 £475 -
East Sussex - 6 £344 -
Nottinghamshire -7 5 £425 - 2
Nottingham -11 5 £425 - 2
West Midlands -27 5 £525 +98.11%
East of England +8 4 £563 +73.07% 2
Berkshire +4 4 £299 -14.50% 1
Stockport -6 4 £420 - 1
Milton Keynes - 4 £383 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £383 - 1
Hertfordshire - 4 £563 -
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £563 -
Farnborough - 4 - -

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 443 (76.38%) Java
2 429 (73.97%) Agile Software Development
3 309 (53.28%) Maven
4 269 (46.38%) Continuous Integration
4 269 (46.38%) Jenkins
5 263 (45.34%) TDD
6 243 (41.90%) Spring
7 241 (41.55%) Scrum
8 237 (40.86%) Git (software)
9 209 (36.03%) JavaScript
9 209 (36.03%) Web Services
9 209 (36.03%) REST
10 168 (28.97%) BDD
11 155 (26.72%) JUnit
11 155 (26.72%) Linux
12 152 (26.21%) JIRA
13 150 (25.86%) Cucumber
14 143 (24.66%) Hibernate
15 137 (23.62%) Python
16 131 (22.59%) Open Source
16 131 (22.59%) Docker
17 128 (22.07%) HTML
18 126 (21.72%) RESTful
19 122 (21.03%) Selenium
20 120 (20.69%) AngularJS
21 117 (20.17%) SQL
22 113 (19.48%) MVC
23 112 (19.31%) Microservices
24 107 (18.45%) DevOps
24 107 (18.45%) Oracle

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 78 (13.45%) Tomcat
2 77 (13.28%) Apache
3 61 (10.52%) GeoServer
4 56 (9.66%) JBoss
5 46 (7.93%) Confluence
6 32 (5.52%) Apache Spark
7 31 (5.34%) Elasticsearch
8 20 (3.45%) Apache Solr
8 20 (3.45%) IIS
9 19 (3.28%) Jetty
10 18 (3.10%) WebLogic
11 17 (2.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 15 (2.59%) OpenStack
13 11 (1.90%) nginx
14 10 (1.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 5 (0.86%) Cloud Foundry
15 5 (0.86%) GemFire
16 4 (0.69%) SharePoint
16 4 (0.69%) WebSphere
17 3 (0.52%) Documentum
Applications
1 7 (1.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.17%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 53 (9.14%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (5.86%) Google Play
2 34 (5.86%) PaaS
3 30 (5.17%) Cloud Computing
4 24 (4.14%) GitHub
5 15 (2.59%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (2.07%) IaaS
7 8 (1.38%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (1.21%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (0.69%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.52%) Force.com
12 2 (0.34%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.17%) Bluemix
13 1 (0.17%) IBM Cloud
13 1 (0.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (6.38%) HTTP
2 11 (1.90%) Bluetooth
3 9 (1.55%) Firewall
4 7 (1.21%) Internet
4 7 (1.21%) SSL
5 6 (1.03%) tcpdump
6 4 (0.69%) LDAP
7 3 (0.52%) DNS
7 3 (0.52%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.34%) SSH
9 1 (0.17%) AMQP
9 1 (0.17%) DHCP
9 1 (0.17%) FTP
9 1 (0.17%) IPsec
9 1 (0.17%) VPN
9 1 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (15.86%) MongoDB
2 88 (15.17%) NoSQL
3 82 (14.14%) Relational Database
4 50 (8.62%) Big Data
5 45 (7.76%) Apache Cassandra
6 43 (7.41%) GIS
7 33 (5.69%) Hadoop
7 33 (5.69%) PostgreSQL
7 33 (5.69%) SQL Server
8 18 (3.10%) Spatial Data
9 17 (2.93%) Oracle Database
10 16 (2.76%) Neo4j
11 13 (2.24%) MySQL
12 11 (1.90%) HBase
12 11 (1.90%) RDBMS
13 7 (1.21%) Apache Hive
14 6 (1.03%) Oracle BI EE
15 5 (0.86%) OLTP
16 4 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
17 3 (0.52%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 309 (53.28%) Maven
2 269 (46.38%) Jenkins
3 237 (40.86%) Git (software)
4 155 (26.72%) JUnit
5 152 (26.21%) JIRA
6 150 (25.86%) Cucumber
7 122 (21.03%) Selenium
8 107 (18.45%) Ant
9 95 (16.38%) IntelliJ
10 85 (14.66%) Eclipse
11 82 (14.14%) Subversion
12 74 (12.76%) Artifactory
13 65 (11.21%) JBehave
14 62 (10.69%) Hudson
15 58 (10.00%) Mockito
16 50 (8.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 47 (8.10%) Android Studio
18 46 (7.93%) TeamCity
19 38 (6.55%) jMock
20 34 (5.86%) JMeter
General
1 64 (11.03%) Finance
2 27 (4.66%) Banking
2 27 (4.66%) Retail
3 16 (2.76%) Publishing
4 5 (0.86%) Front Office
4 5 (0.86%) Investment Banking
5 4 (0.69%) Marketing
5 4 (0.69%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.52%) Legal
7 2 (0.34%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.34%) Back Office
7 2 (0.34%) Electronics
7 2 (0.34%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.34%) Games
7 2 (0.34%) Law
7 2 (0.34%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.34%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.17%) Advertising
8 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 429 (73.97%) Developer
2 233 (40.17%) Java Developer
3 55 (9.48%) Android Developer
4 50 (8.62%) Senior Developer
5 46 (7.93%) DevOps Engineer
6 39 (6.72%) GIS Developer
7 37 (6.38%) Agile Developer
7 37 (6.38%) Senior Java Developer
8 31 (5.34%) Agile Java Developer
9 30 (5.17%) Lead Developer
10 28 (4.83%) Web Developer
11 27 (4.66%) Full Stack Developer
11 27 (4.66%) Java Engineer
12 26 (4.48%) Lead Java Developer
13 24 (4.14%) Scala Developer
14 21 (3.62%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
15 20 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
16 18 (3.10%) Architect
16 18 (3.10%) Build Engineer
17 16 (2.76%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (41.90%) Spring
2 209 (36.03%) REST
2 209 (36.03%) Web Services
3 143 (24.66%) Hibernate
4 128 (22.07%) HTML
5 126 (21.72%) RESTful
6 120 (20.69%) AngularJS
7 104 (17.93%) CSS
8 94 (16.21%) XML
9 79 (13.62%) SOAP
10 74 (12.76%) JSON
11 73 (12.59%) Java EE
12 68 (11.72%) Spring Boot
13 67 (11.55%) HTML5
14 61 (10.52%) PostGIS
15 60 (10.34%) Leaflet
15 60 (10.34%) OpenLayers
16 59 (10.17%) Spring MVC
17 52 (8.97%) Node.js
18 42 (7.24%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 47 (8.10%) Computer Science
2 38 (6.55%) User Experience
3 26 (4.48%) Algorithms
4 23 (3.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 18 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (2.93%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.38%) Data Structures
7 8 (1.38%) Public Cloud
7 8 (1.38%) Smart Meter
8 6 (1.03%) Clustering
8 6 (1.03%) iPad
9 5 (0.86%) Private Cloud
9 5 (0.86%) Smartphone
10 4 (0.69%) Augmented Reality
10 4 (0.69%) CMDB
10 4 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.69%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (0.69%) IPTV
11 3 (0.52%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (0.52%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 155 (26.72%) Linux
2 75 (12.93%) Android
3 41 (7.07%) Unix
4 40 (6.90%) Windows
5 26 (4.48%) Apple iOS
6 19 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (2.93%) CentOS
8 12 (2.07%) Fedora
9 9 (1.55%) Solaris
10 7 (1.21%) AIX
11 3 (0.52%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.34%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.17%) Debian
13 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 429 (73.97%) Agile Software Development
2 269 (46.38%) Continuous Integration
3 263 (45.34%) TDD
4 241 (41.55%) Scrum
5 168 (28.97%) BDD
6 131 (22.59%) Open Source
7 113 (19.48%) MVC
8 112 (19.31%) Microservices
9 107 (18.45%) DevOps
10 92 (15.86%) Pair Programming
11 90 (15.52%) Continuous Delivery
12 87 (15.00%) OO
13 82 (14.14%) Unit Testing
14 72 (12.41%) Software Engineering
15 70 (12.07%) Web Development
16 66 (11.38%) Automated Testing
17 59 (10.17%) Android Development
18 55 (9.48%) Domain-Driven Design
19 49 (8.45%) Kanban
20 47 (8.10%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 443 (76.38%) Java
2 209 (36.03%) JavaScript
3 137 (23.62%) Python
4 117 (20.17%) SQL
5 99 (17.07%) Scala
6 50 (8.62%) Groovy
7 35 (6.03%) Ruby
8 30 (5.17%) C#
9 28 (4.83%) Bash Shell
10 22 (3.79%) C++
10 22 (3.79%) PL/SQL
11 18 (3.10%) Shell Script
12 17 (2.93%) Perl
12 17 (2.93%) T-SQL
13 14 (2.41%) C
14 13 (2.24%) Clojure
15 9 (1.55%) Haskell
15 9 (1.55%) VB.NET
16 8 (1.38%) Objective-C
16 8 (1.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 65 (11.21%) Degree
2 37 (6.38%) Security Cleared
3 23 (3.97%) SC Cleared
4 16 (2.76%) ISEB
4 16 (2.76%) ISTQB
5 10 (1.72%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.52%) CCEA
6 3 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (15.86%) QA
2 26 (4.48%) WCAG
3 7 (1.21%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.52%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.34%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.17%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 131 (22.59%) Docker
2 12 (2.07%) Virtual Machines
2 12 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.90%) KVM
4 8 (1.38%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.86%) HDFS
6 3 (0.52%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.52%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.34%) vCloud
8 1 (0.17%) Samba
8 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 85 (14.66%) Ansible
2 62 (10.69%) Opscode Chef
3 51 (8.79%) Puppet
4 30 (5.17%) Kubernetes
5 14 (2.41%) Rancher
6 13 (2.24%) Packer
7 11 (1.90%) Terraform
8 5 (0.86%) Graphite
8 5 (0.86%) Nagios
9 4 (0.69%) OPNET
10 3 (0.52%) Oozie
11 1 (0.17%) CA Wily
11 1 (0.17%) Cobbler
11 1 (0.17%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.17%) Kibana
11 1 (0.17%) logstash
11 1 (0.17%) Mesos
11 1 (0.17%) Salt
11 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.17%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 107 (18.45%) Oracle
2 60 (10.34%) ESRI
3 47 (8.10%) Google
4 40 (6.90%) Atlassian
5 34 (5.86%) Perforce
6 32 (5.52%) Red Hat
7 21 (3.62%) New Relic
8 20 (3.45%) IBM
9 17 (2.93%) Adobe
10 16 (2.76%) Rally
11 14 (2.41%) Facebook
11 14 (2.41%) VMware
12 13 (2.24%) Microsoft
13 11 (1.90%) Optimizely
14 6 (1.03%) F5
14 6 (1.03%) Informatica
14 6 (1.03%) Splunk
15 5 (0.86%) Calypso
15 5 (0.86%) Murex
15 5 (0.86%) NetApp
Berkshire
Salt
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £425 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: to £600 day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Icore Tech
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £180 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day for 3 months (rolling)
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £450 per day for 6 weeks (rolling)
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 3 days ago