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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gradle
Rank 399 501 562
Rank change year-on-year
+102 +61
Contract jobs citing Gradle 273 126 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.23% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.29% 1.77% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 92 22
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £333 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £575 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £406 £366
% change year-on-year
- +10.92%
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
8306 7103 6755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.23% 13.05% 12.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5707 4635 4377
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 131 150
Median hourly rate £42.25 £37.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% -1.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.18 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.15 £45.28 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -1.62%

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 27 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 27 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 +100 232 £463 -2.63% 45
London +48 123 £500 -2.43% 26
South East +46 65 £443 +4.11% 1
Hampshire +40 46 £413 - 1
Scotland +10 33 £300 -25.00% 2
Edinburgh +15 24 £425 +6.25%
North West -15 15 £425 -5.55% 7
Yorkshire - 14 £388 - 4
Portsmouth - 13 £463 - 1
City of London +37 11 £500 +15.94% 6
Winchester +4 11 £425 +3.03%
Glasgow - 9 £300 - 2
East of England +10 8 £513 +28.12% 3
Cheshire -14 8 £425 -2.85% 1
South Yorkshire - 7 £375 - 1
West Yorkshire - 7 £425 - 1
Sheffield - 7 £375 -
East Sussex - 7 £350 -
Knutsford - 6 £425 -
Leeds - 6 £425 - 1
Hertfordshire +7 5 £625 +47.05%
Croydon -12 5 £438 +6.06%
East Midlands +9 4 £488 -22.00% 1
Northamptonshire +7 4 £488 -
Northampton +3 4 £488 -
Manchester -18 4 £400 -20.00% 4
Southampton - 4 £349 -
Woking - 3 £500 -
Surrey - 3 £500 -
Sussex - 3 £475 -

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 358 (77.49%) Java
2 335 (72.51%) Agile Software Development
3 283 (61.26%) Maven
4 253 (54.76%) Continuous Integration
5 240 (51.95%) Jenkins
5 240 (51.95%) TDD
6 206 (44.59%) REST
7 205 (44.37%) Spring
8 191 (41.34%) Git (software)
9 189 (40.91%) Scrum
10 179 (38.74%) Web Services
11 161 (34.85%) Cucumber
11 161 (34.85%) BDD
12 156 (33.77%) JUnit
13 138 (29.87%) Linux
14 128 (27.71%) Subversion
15 113 (24.46%) JavaScript
16 109 (23.59%) Pair Programming
17 107 (23.16%) NoSQL
18 106 (22.94%) Docker
19 105 (22.73%) JIRA
20 104 (22.51%) Ant
21 100 (21.65%) Selenium
21 100 (21.65%) Mockito
22 99 (21.43%) Unit Testing
23 95 (20.56%) DevOps
23 95 (20.56%) Microservices
24 92 (19.91%) Software Engineering
25 89 (19.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
26 87 (18.83%) 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 81 (17.53%) Tomcat
2 77 (16.67%) Apache
3 45 (9.74%) JBoss
4 43 (9.31%) Jetty
5 39 (8.44%) GeoServer
6 32 (6.93%) Confluence
6 32 (6.93%) OpenStack
7 30 (6.49%) Node.js
8 19 (4.11%) WebLogic
9 14 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
10 13 (2.81%) IIS
11 11 (2.38%) Apache Spark
11 11 (2.38%) WebSphere
12 10 (2.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 5 (1.08%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.87%) nginx
14 4 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
15 3 (0.65%) ArcGIS
15 3 (0.65%) CMS
15 3 (0.65%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (1.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.22%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.65%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 64 (13.85%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (6.93%) GitHub
3 25 (5.41%) Google Play
4 20 (4.33%) IaaS
5 13 (2.81%) PaaS
6 12 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (2.60%) SaaS
7 9 (1.95%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.87%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.65%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.22%) Force.com
11 1 (0.22%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.22%) Heroku
11 1 (0.22%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 77 (16.67%) HTTP
2 37 (8.01%) TCP/IP
3 22 (4.76%) Internet
4 13 (2.81%) SSL
5 10 (2.16%) Firewall
6 9 (1.95%) Bluetooth
7 7 (1.52%) tcpdump
8 6 (1.30%) DNS
9 4 (0.87%) LDAP
10 3 (0.65%) DHCP
10 3 (0.65%) FTP
10 3 (0.65%) IPsec
10 3 (0.65%) SSH
11 1 (0.22%) AMQP
11 1 (0.22%) LAN
11 1 (0.22%) Software-Defined Networking
11 1 (0.22%) VoIP
11 1 (0.22%) VPN
11 1 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (23.16%) NoSQL
2 77 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 46 (9.96%) MongoDB
4 38 (8.23%) GIS
4 38 (8.23%) PostgreSQL
5 35 (7.58%) Relational Database
6 33 (7.14%) MySQL
7 24 (5.19%) Big Data
8 15 (3.25%) Hadoop
8 15 (3.25%) Oracle Database
9 14 (3.03%) Neo4j
10 9 (1.95%) SQL Server
11 7 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
12 6 (1.30%) CouchDB
13 5 (1.08%) DB2
13 5 (1.08%) HBase
13 5 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
13 5 (1.08%) QGIS
14 4 (0.87%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 283 (61.26%) Maven
2 240 (51.95%) Jenkins
3 191 (41.34%) Git (software)
4 161 (34.85%) Cucumber
5 156 (33.77%) JUnit
6 128 (27.71%) Subversion
7 105 (22.73%) JIRA
8 104 (22.51%) Ant
9 100 (21.65%) Mockito
9 100 (21.65%) Selenium
10 89 (19.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 56 (12.12%) Artifactory
12 48 (10.39%) Hudson
13 40 (8.66%) Bitbucket
13 40 (8.66%) JBehave
14 36 (7.79%) Sonatype Nexus
15 35 (7.58%) Eclipse
15 35 (7.58%) JMeter
16 31 (6.71%) Android Studio
16 31 (6.71%) IntelliJ
General
1 51 (11.04%) Finance
2 41 (8.87%) Banking
3 9 (1.95%) Telecoms
4 8 (1.73%) Electronics
4 8 (1.73%) Marketing
4 8 (1.73%) Publishing
5 7 (1.52%) Retail
6 4 (0.87%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.65%) Online Betting
8 2 (0.43%) Games
8 2 (0.43%) Law
8 2 (0.43%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.22%) Advertising
9 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 326 (70.56%) Developer
2 183 (39.61%) Java Developer
3 61 (13.20%) DevOps Engineer
4 55 (11.90%) Senior Developer
5 48 (10.39%) Android Developer
6 47 (10.17%) Agile Developer
7 43 (9.31%) Senior Java Developer
8 35 (7.58%) Agile Java Developer
8 35 (7.58%) GIS Developer
9 26 (5.63%) Scala Developer
10 23 (4.98%) Java Engineer
11 20 (4.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 19 (4.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 18 (3.90%) Senior Agile Developer
13 18 (3.90%) Senior Agile Java Developer
14 16 (3.46%) Analyst
14 16 (3.46%) Java Scala Developer
14 16 (3.46%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 16 (3.46%) Linux Engineer
14 16 (3.46%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (44.59%) REST
2 205 (44.37%) Spring
3 179 (38.74%) Web Services
4 87 (18.83%) Hibernate
5 75 (16.23%) AngularJS
6 72 (15.58%) HTML
7 63 (13.64%) RESTful
8 61 (13.20%) CSS
9 55 (11.90%) SOAP
10 50 (10.82%) XML
11 47 (10.17%) Spring Boot
12 46 (9.96%) HTML5
13 45 (9.74%) Spring MVC
14 43 (9.31%) JSON
15 42 (9.09%) Dropwizard
16 41 (8.87%) ActiveMQ
17 40 (8.66%) Apache Camel
18 39 (8.44%) PostGIS
19 38 (8.23%) Guice
20 34 (7.36%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 22 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 20 (4.33%) User Experience
3 15 (3.25%) Algorithms
4 12 (2.60%) Data Structures
4 12 (2.60%) Mobile App
5 11 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (2.16%) Embedded Systems
6 10 (2.16%) Smartphone
7 9 (1.95%) Private Cloud
7 9 (1.95%) Smart Meter
8 8 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (1.52%) Clustering
9 7 (1.52%) iPad
10 5 (1.08%) Fintech
11 4 (0.87%) Wiki
12 3 (0.65%) DataPower
12 3 (0.65%) Social Media
12 3 (0.65%) Visualisation
13 2 (0.43%) Life Science
13 2 (0.43%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 138 (29.87%) Linux
2 73 (15.80%) Android
3 69 (14.94%) Unix
4 33 (7.14%) Windows
5 26 (5.63%) Apple iOS
6 20 (4.33%) CentOS
7 16 (3.46%) Solaris
8 10 (2.16%) Fedora
9 9 (1.95%) AIX
10 7 (1.52%) Mac OS X
10 7 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (1.52%) Windows Server
11 6 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.65%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.22%) Debian
13 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 335 (72.51%) Agile Software Development
2 253 (54.76%) Continuous Integration
3 240 (51.95%) TDD
4 189 (40.91%) Scrum
5 161 (34.85%) BDD
6 109 (23.59%) Pair Programming
7 99 (21.43%) Unit Testing
8 95 (20.56%) DevOps
8 95 (20.56%) Microservices
9 92 (19.91%) Software Engineering
10 84 (18.18%) Open Source
11 73 (15.80%) MVC
12 70 (15.15%) Continuous Delivery
13 67 (14.50%) Multithreading
14 61 (13.20%) OO
15 53 (11.47%) Kanban
16 52 (11.26%) Android Development
17 49 (10.61%) Configuration Management
18 46 (9.96%) Automated Testing
18 46 (9.96%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 358 (77.49%) Java
2 113 (24.46%) JavaScript
3 84 (18.18%) Python
4 67 (14.50%) SQL
5 51 (11.04%) Groovy
5 51 (11.04%) Scala
6 45 (9.74%) Ruby
7 24 (5.19%) Perl
8 22 (4.76%) Shell Script
9 18 (3.90%) Objective-C
10 17 (3.68%) C#
10 17 (3.68%) C++
11 14 (3.03%) Bash Shell
12 10 (2.16%) C
13 7 (1.52%) Clojure
13 7 (1.52%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.08%) Apple Swift
14 5 (1.08%) PHP
15 4 (0.87%) Jython
16 3 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (8.01%) Degree
2 21 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.16%) ISEB
3 10 (2.16%) ISTQB
4 8 (1.73%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.43%) CCEA
6 2 (0.43%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (17.75%) QA
2 11 (2.38%) WCAG
3 2 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 106 (22.94%) Docker
2 31 (6.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.95%) KVM
4 8 (1.73%) Apache Flume
5 4 (0.87%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.22%) oVirt
6 1 (0.22%) Samba
6 1 (0.22%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 58 (12.55%) Ansible
2 50 (10.82%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (9.31%) Puppet
4 14 (3.03%) Graphite
5 11 (2.38%) Packer
6 8 (1.73%) Kubernetes
7 4 (0.87%) Mesos
8 3 (0.65%) Nagios
8 3 (0.65%) SELinux
9 2 (0.43%) CA Wily
9 2 (0.43%) logstash
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
10 1 (0.22%) Salt
10 1 (0.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 74 (16.02%) Oracle
2 42 (9.09%) Atlassian
3 36 (7.79%) Google
4 32 (6.93%) VMware
5 31 (6.71%) ESRI
6 24 (5.19%) IBM
7 14 (3.03%) Red Hat
7 14 (3.03%) SOASTA, Inc
8 12 (2.60%) New Relic
9 11 (2.38%) Rally
10 9 (1.95%) NetApp
11 8 (1.73%) Microsoft
12 7 (1.52%) F5
12 7 (1.52%) Informatica
13 6 (1.30%) Perforce
14 4 (0.87%) CA
14 4 (0.87%) Facebook
14 4 (0.87%) SAP
15 3 (0.65%) Sonatype
15 3 (0.65%) VocaLink
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 53 minutes ago
London
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Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
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Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £530 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Posted: 2 days ago
West London
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Rate: £500 - £550 per annum
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Cheshire
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Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
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