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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gradle
Rank 389 523 540
Rank change year-on-year
+134 +17
Contract jobs citing Gradle 284 123 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.53% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.24% 1.62% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 89 35
Median daily rate £456 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £593 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
8752 7613 7007
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.21% 13.34% 12.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5986 5020 4499
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 127 149
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £23.75 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £51.30 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +94 236 £463 +2.77% 47
London +44 130 £518 +3.50% 31
South East +60 60 £431 +1.47% 7
Scotland +41 48 £413 +52.77%
Edinburgh +41 46 £413 +52.77%
Hampshire +20 29 £456 +7.35% 1
North West +18 19 £425 +6.25% 4
City of London +35 14 £525 - 5
Oxfordshire - 14 £390 - 1
Portsmouth - 13 £463 -
Oxford - 13 £390 -
Manchester +7 11 £400 -20.00% 3
Yorkshire +6 9 £400 - 2
West Yorkshire +7 8 £388 +10.71% 1
East Midlands - 8 £425 -
South West - 7 £425 -
West Sussex - 7 £475 - 1
Winchester +2 6 £443 -1.66% 1
Leeds 0 6 £413 +17.85%
Croydon -16 6 £431 -4.16% 2
Dorset - 6 £428 -
Cheshire +2 5 £425 +18.05% 1
East Sussex - 5 £350 - 1
Northamptonshire - 5 £475 -
Bournemouth - 5 £428 -
Northampton - 5 £475 -
Knutsford - 4 £425 -
Burgess Hill - 4 £318 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £425 -
Sussex - 3 £475 -

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 411 (76.25%) Java
2 384 (71.24%) Agile Software Development
3 305 (56.59%) Maven
4 267 (49.54%) Continuous Integration
5 263 (48.79%) Jenkins
6 253 (46.94%) TDD
7 217 (40.26%) Spring
8 214 (39.70%) Scrum
9 213 (39.52%) Git (software)
10 205 (38.03%) REST
11 183 (33.95%) Web Services
12 165 (30.61%) Linux
13 163 (30.24%) JavaScript
13 163 (30.24%) BDD
14 159 (29.50%) JUnit
15 154 (28.57%) Cucumber
16 133 (24.68%) JIRA
17 119 (22.08%) Ant
18 116 (21.52%) Hibernate
19 110 (20.41%) SQL
19 110 (20.41%) Open Source
19 110 (20.41%) DevOps
20 108 (20.04%) HTML
21 107 (19.85%) Docker
22 103 (19.11%) Oracle
23 102 (18.92%) Pair Programming
24 101 (18.74%) Selenium
25 100 (18.55%) RESTful
25 100 (18.55%) Microservices
26 98 (18.18%) MVC

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 66 (12.24%) Tomcat
2 55 (10.20%) Apache
3 50 (9.28%) GeoServer
4 48 (8.91%) Confluence
4 48 (8.91%) JBoss
5 35 (6.49%) OpenStack
6 24 (4.45%) WebLogic
7 23 (4.27%) Apache Spark
8 22 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
9 18 (3.34%) Jetty
10 17 (3.15%) IIS
11 9 (1.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 9 (1.67%) Apache Solr
12 8 (1.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 7 (1.30%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
14 4 (0.74%) SharePoint
15 3 (0.56%) ArcGIS
15 3 (0.56%) Mule
15 3 (0.56%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (1.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 55 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (5.94%) Google Play
3 29 (5.38%) PaaS
4 27 (5.01%) GitHub
5 23 (4.27%) IaaS
6 18 (3.34%) Microsoft Azure
7 15 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (2.23%) SaaS
9 10 (1.86%) AWS CloudFormation
10 8 (1.48%) Google Cloud Platform
11 7 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.74%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.56%) Force.com
13 3 (0.56%) Google Analytics
14 2 (0.37%) OpenShift
15 1 (0.19%) Bluemix
15 1 (0.19%) Heroku
15 1 (0.19%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 46 (8.53%) HTTP
2 14 (2.60%) Internet
3 12 (2.23%) SSL
4 11 (2.04%) Firewall
5 10 (1.86%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.67%) Bluetooth
6 9 (1.67%) tcpdump
7 6 (1.11%) DNS
8 5 (0.93%) LDAP
9 3 (0.56%) DHCP
9 3 (0.56%) FTP
9 3 (0.56%) IPsec
10 2 (0.37%) SSH
11 1 (0.19%) AMQP
11 1 (0.19%) Software-Defined Networking
11 1 (0.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (14.47%) NoSQL
2 61 (11.32%) MongoDB
3 60 (11.13%) Relational Database
4 55 (10.20%) Apache Cassandra
5 41 (7.61%) GIS
6 36 (6.68%) Big Data
7 35 (6.49%) PostgreSQL
8 29 (5.38%) Hadoop
9 20 (3.71%) MySQL
10 18 (3.34%) SQL Server
11 17 (3.15%) Neo4j
11 17 (3.15%) Oracle Database
11 17 (3.15%) Spatial Data
12 10 (1.86%) HBase
13 9 (1.67%) Oracle BI EE
14 6 (1.11%) RDBMS
15 5 (0.93%) CouchDB
15 5 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
16 4 (0.74%) DB2
16 4 (0.74%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 305 (56.59%) Maven
2 263 (48.79%) Jenkins
3 213 (39.52%) Git (software)
4 159 (29.50%) JUnit
5 154 (28.57%) Cucumber
6 133 (24.68%) JIRA
7 119 (22.08%) Ant
8 101 (18.74%) Selenium
9 85 (15.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 85 (15.77%) Subversion
10 83 (15.40%) Mockito
11 76 (14.10%) Artifactory
12 63 (11.69%) IntelliJ
13 59 (10.95%) Eclipse
14 52 (9.65%) Hudson
15 50 (9.28%) JBehave
16 38 (7.05%) Bitbucket
17 37 (6.86%) Android Studio
18 36 (6.68%) jMock
18 36 (6.68%) TeamCity
General
1 64 (11.87%) Finance
2 35 (6.49%) Banking
3 15 (2.78%) Retail
4 9 (1.67%) Publishing
5 8 (1.48%) Marketing
6 7 (1.30%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.93%) Front Office
8 4 (0.74%) Electronics
8 4 (0.74%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.56%) Legal
9 3 (0.56%) Online Betting
10 2 (0.37%) Games
10 2 (0.37%) Law
10 2 (0.37%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.19%) Advertising
11 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 376 (69.76%) Developer
2 198 (36.73%) Java Developer
3 61 (11.32%) DevOps Engineer
4 57 (10.58%) Senior Developer
5 55 (10.20%) Android Developer
6 47 (8.72%) Agile Developer
7 42 (7.79%) Senior Java Developer
8 37 (6.86%) GIS Developer
9 33 (6.12%) Agile Java Developer
10 28 (5.19%) Java Engineer
11 27 (5.01%) Web Developer
12 24 (4.45%) Scala Developer
13 23 (4.27%) Full Stack Developer
14 22 (4.08%) Senior DevOps
14 22 (4.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 21 (3.90%) Lead Developer
16 19 (3.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 18 (3.34%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 18 (3.34%) Linux Engineer
17 18 (3.34%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (40.26%) Spring
2 205 (38.03%) REST
3 183 (33.95%) Web Services
4 116 (21.52%) Hibernate
5 108 (20.04%) HTML
6 100 (18.55%) RESTful
7 87 (16.14%) AngularJS
8 85 (15.77%) CSS
9 70 (12.99%) SOAP
10 67 (12.43%) XML
11 61 (11.32%) JSON
11 61 (11.32%) Spring Boot
12 59 (10.95%) HTML5
13 57 (10.58%) Spring MVC
14 50 (9.28%) PostGIS
15 48 (8.91%) Java EE
16 46 (8.53%) Leaflet
16 46 (8.53%) OpenLayers
17 38 (7.05%) Play Framework
18 35 (6.49%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 36 (6.68%) User Experience
2 35 (6.49%) Computer Science
3 22 (4.08%) Algorithms
4 17 (3.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 17 (3.15%) Mobile App
5 10 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (1.86%) Data Structures
5 10 (1.86%) Private Cloud
5 10 (1.86%) Smart Meter
6 9 (1.67%) Clustering
6 9 (1.67%) Embedded Systems
6 9 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (1.67%) Smartphone
7 6 (1.11%) iPad
8 4 (0.74%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (0.74%) IPTV
8 4 (0.74%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.56%) Social Media
9 3 (0.56%) Wiki
10 2 (0.37%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 165 (30.61%) Linux
2 82 (15.21%) Android
3 59 (10.95%) Unix
4 43 (7.98%) Windows
5 30 (5.57%) Apple iOS
6 18 (3.34%) CentOS
7 16 (2.97%) Solaris
8 13 (2.41%) Fedora
9 11 (2.04%) AIX
10 9 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (1.11%) Windows Server
11 6 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.93%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.37%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.19%) Debian
14 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 384 (71.24%) Agile Software Development
2 267 (49.54%) Continuous Integration
3 253 (46.94%) TDD
4 214 (39.70%) Scrum
5 163 (30.24%) BDD
6 110 (20.41%) DevOps
6 110 (20.41%) Open Source
7 102 (18.92%) Pair Programming
8 100 (18.55%) Microservices
9 98 (18.18%) MVC
10 92 (17.07%) Unit Testing
11 85 (15.77%) Continuous Delivery
12 76 (14.10%) Software Engineering
13 73 (13.54%) OO
14 63 (11.69%) Web Development
15 62 (11.50%) Automated Testing
16 59 (10.95%) Android Development
16 59 (10.95%) Kanban
17 55 (10.20%) Configuration Management
18 44 (8.16%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 411 (76.25%) Java
2 163 (30.24%) JavaScript
3 110 (20.41%) SQL
4 94 (17.44%) Python
5 81 (15.03%) Scala
6 51 (9.46%) Groovy
7 36 (6.68%) Ruby
8 24 (4.45%) C#
9 22 (4.08%) Perl
9 22 (4.08%) Shell Script
10 17 (3.15%) Objective-C
11 16 (2.97%) C++
11 16 (2.97%) PL/SQL
12 13 (2.41%) T-SQL
13 12 (2.23%) Bash Shell
14 11 (2.04%) C
15 9 (1.67%) Clojure
16 7 (1.30%) Haskell
16 7 (1.30%) TypeScript
17 6 (1.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 54 (10.02%) Degree
2 30 (5.57%) Security Cleared
3 16 (2.97%) SC Cleared
4 14 (2.60%) ISEB
4 14 (2.60%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.56%) CCEA
5 3 (0.56%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (0.56%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (15.40%) QA
2 23 (4.27%) WCAG
3 3 (0.56%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 107 (19.85%) Docker
2 30 (5.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (3.15%) Virtual Machines
4 16 (2.97%) KVM
5 8 (1.48%) Apache Flume
6 6 (1.11%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.74%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.37%) HDFS
9 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.19%) Samba
9 1 (0.19%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.19%) vCloud
9 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 82 (15.21%) Ansible
2 66 (12.24%) Opscode Chef
3 56 (10.39%) Puppet
4 15 (2.78%) Packer
5 12 (2.23%) Kubernetes
6 9 (1.67%) Terraform
7 5 (0.93%) Graphite
7 5 (0.93%) Mesos
8 3 (0.56%) Oozie
8 3 (0.56%) SELinux
9 2 (0.37%) CA Wily
9 2 (0.37%) logstash
9 2 (0.37%) Nagios
9 2 (0.37%) rkt
9 2 (0.37%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.37%) yum
9 2 (0.37%) Zenoss
10 1 (0.19%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.19%) Riemann
Vendors
1 103 (19.11%) Oracle
2 57 (10.58%) Atlassian
3 46 (8.53%) ESRI
4 44 (8.16%) Google
5 33 (6.12%) VMware
6 27 (5.01%) IBM
7 19 (3.53%) Red Hat
8 17 (3.15%) New Relic
9 16 (2.97%) Facebook
10 15 (2.78%) Microsoft
10 15 (2.78%) Rally
11 13 (2.41%) Perforce
12 11 (2.04%) Optimizely
13 10 (1.86%) NetApp
14 9 (1.67%) Adobe
14 9 (1.67%) F5
14 9 (1.67%) Informatica
15 5 (0.93%) Calypso
15 5 (0.93%) Murex
15 5 (0.93%) Splunk
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