The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gradle
Rank 516 536 562
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +26
Contract jobs citing Gradle 73 27 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.053% 0.012%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.04% 0.46% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 17 6
Average daily rate
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£388 £388 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £315 £358
% change year-on-year
+8.73% -11.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7028 5881 6128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.87% 11.50% 10.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4513 3693 3592
Average daily rate £388 £388 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 143 218
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+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 29 July 2014.

Gradle Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Gradle
Top 30 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 29 July 2014. 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 +31 64 £394 +1.61% 12
London +3 23 £500 +26.98% 4
East of England - 23 £350 - 1
South East - 10 £353 - 2
Berkshire - 8 £328 - 1
City of London +26 4 £575 +48.38%
North West -5 4 £335 -4.28% 3
Slough - 3 £328 - 1
Manchester -6 2 - - 3
Scotland -24 2 £350 -
East Midlands - 2 £575 - 1
Nottingham - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £350 -
Colchester - 1 £350 -
Dunstable - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Halstead - - - -
Lancaster - - - -
Braintree - - - -
Brentwood - - - -
Cardiff - - - - 1
Cheadle - - - -
Chelmsford - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
Norfolk - - - - 1
New Malden - - - -
Norwich - - - - 1
Teddington - - - - 1
Bedfordshire - - - -

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 76 (67.26%) Maven
2 61 (53.98%) Continuous Integration
3 59 (52.21%) Git (software)
4 55 (48.67%) Java
5 48 (42.48%) Windows
6 47 (41.59%) Configuration Management
7 46 (40.71%) Automated Testing
8 45 (39.82%) SQL
9 42 (37.17%) .NET
9 42 (37.17%) Release Management
10 41 (36.28%) TeamCity
10 41 (36.28%) Team Foundation Server
10 41 (36.28%) Visual Studio
10 41 (36.28%) Microsoft
10 41 (36.28%) NuGet
10 41 (36.28%) Artifactory
11 40 (35.40%) Automation Testing
11 40 (35.40%) Octopus Deploy
11 40 (35.40%) Windows Server 2012
11 40 (35.40%) SSDT
11 40 (35.40%) MSBuild
11 40 (35.40%) Red Gate
11 40 (35.40%) .NET Framework
12 27 (23.89%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (22.12%) TDD
13 25 (22.12%) Ant
14 24 (21.24%) Jenkins
15 23 (20.35%) JavaScript
16 22 (19.47%) Linux
16 22 (19.47%) Spring

Gradle
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 10 (8.85%) Tomcat
2 8 (7.08%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.42%) Confluence
4 4 (3.54%) IIS
4 4 (3.54%) Apache
5 3 (2.65%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.65%) SAS
5 3 (2.65%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.77%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.77%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.88%) Node.js
7 1 (0.88%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.88%) Jetty
7 1 (0.88%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.88%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) MS Office
1 1 (0.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.65%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (2.65%) SaaS
2 2 (1.77%) PaaS
2 2 (1.77%) Google App Engine
2 2 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.88%) Heroku
3 1 (0.88%) GitHub
3 1 (0.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.08%) Bluetooth
1 8 (7.08%) HTTP
1 8 (7.08%) NFC
2 4 (3.54%) LDAP
2 4 (3.54%) SSL
3 3 (2.65%) Intranet
3 3 (2.65%) X.509
3 3 (2.65%) AMQP
4 2 (1.77%) Firewall
4 2 (1.77%) Internet
5 1 (0.88%) SSH
5 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.88%) DNS
5 1 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.88%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (35.40%) SSDT
2 8 (7.08%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.42%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.54%) Couchbase
4 4 (3.54%) MySQL
4 4 (3.54%) CouchDB
5 3 (2.65%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.77%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.77%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.77%) Pentaho
6 2 (1.77%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.88%) DB2
7 1 (0.88%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.88%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 76 (67.26%) Maven
2 59 (52.21%) Git (software)
3 41 (36.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 41 (36.28%) Visual Studio
3 41 (36.28%) TeamCity
3 41 (36.28%) Artifactory
3 41 (36.28%) NuGet
4 40 (35.40%) Octopus Deploy
4 40 (35.40%) MSBuild
5 25 (22.12%) Ant
6 24 (21.24%) Jenkins
7 21 (18.58%) JUnit
8 17 (15.04%) Eclipse
9 14 (12.39%) Selenium
10 13 (11.50%) Subversion
11 10 (8.85%) Cucumber
12 9 (7.96%) Hudson
12 9 (7.96%) JIRA
13 8 (7.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (3.54%) IntelliJ
General
1 14 (12.39%) Finance
2 4 (3.54%) Front Office
3 3 (2.65%) Games
4 2 (1.77%) Banking
4 2 (1.77%) Marketing
4 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.88%) Electronics
5 1 (0.88%) Automotive
5 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (43.36%) Developer
2 37 (32.74%) Build Engineer
3 34 (30.09%) Release Engineer
3 34 (30.09%) Build and Release Engineer
4 24 (21.24%) Java Developer
5 11 (9.73%) Android Developer
5 11 (9.73%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (7.08%) Lead Developer
7 6 (5.31%) Software Engineer
8 5 (4.42%) Senior Developer
9 3 (2.65%) Software Developer
9 3 (2.65%) Architect
9 3 (2.65%) Web Developer
9 3 (2.65%) Software Build Engineer
10 2 (1.77%) Java Consultant
10 2 (1.77%) Consultant
10 2 (1.77%) Integration Architect
10 2 (1.77%) Java Software Engineer
10 2 (1.77%) Senior Web Developer
11 1 (0.88%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (37.17%) .NET
2 40 (35.40%) .NET Framework
3 22 (19.47%) Spring
4 21 (18.58%) Web Services
5 17 (15.04%) CSS
6 14 (12.39%) HTML
7 12 (10.62%) JMS
7 12 (10.62%) REST
8 11 (9.73%) JSON
8 11 (9.73%) XML
9 9 (7.96%) J2EE
10 8 (7.08%) Spring MVC
10 8 (7.08%) RESTful
11 7 (6.19%) jQuery
11 7 (6.19%) ActiveMQ
11 7 (6.19%) Grails
11 7 (6.19%) ASP.NET
12 6 (5.31%) EJB
12 6 (5.31%) Hibernate
12 6 (5.31%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.50%) Mobile App
2 12 (10.62%) Open Source
3 3 (2.65%) Online Games
3 3 (2.65%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (2.65%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.65%) Derivative
4 2 (1.77%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 2 (1.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.77%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.88%) Grid Computing
5 1 (0.88%) Clustering
5 1 (0.88%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.88%) DTV
5 1 (0.88%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.88%) Wiki
5 1 (0.88%) Blog
5 1 (0.88%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 48 (42.48%) Windows
2 40 (35.40%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (19.47%) Linux
4 13 (11.50%) UNIX
5 12 (10.62%) Android
6 4 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.65%) Solaris
8 1 (0.88%) AIX
8 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.88%) Debian
8 1 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.88%) BlackBerry OS
8 1 (0.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (53.98%) Continuous Integration
2 47 (41.59%) Configuration Management
3 46 (40.71%) Automated Testing
4 42 (37.17%) Release Management
5 40 (35.40%) Automation Testing
6 27 (23.89%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (22.12%) TDD
8 17 (15.04%) Scrum
9 16 (14.16%) MVC
10 15 (13.27%) DevOps
11 13 (11.50%) BDD
12 12 (10.62%) E-Commerce
13 11 (9.73%) Android Development
14 10 (8.85%) OO
15 8 (7.08%) Mobile Commerce
15 8 (7.08%) Pair Programming
16 7 (6.19%) Software Engineering
17 5 (4.42%) SOA
17 5 (4.42%) Responsive Web Design
18 4 (3.54%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 55 (48.67%) Java
2 45 (39.82%) SQL
3 23 (20.35%) JavaScript
4 13 (11.50%) Groovy
5 12 (10.62%) Ruby
6 5 (4.42%) Python
7 3 (2.65%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.65%) Scala
7 3 (2.65%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.65%) Perl
8 2 (1.77%) PHP
8 2 (1.77%) C
8 2 (1.77%) C#
8 2 (1.77%) C++
9 1 (0.88%) VB
9 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.88%) C-shell
9 1 (0.88%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (4.42%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.54%) Degree
2 4 (3.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.77%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.88%) Sendmail
2 1 (0.88%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.88%) KVM
2 1 (0.88%) NFS
2 1 (0.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (12.39%) Puppet
2 3 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.88%) Ansible
3 1 (0.88%) Nagios
3 1 (0.88%) YUM
3 1 (0.88%) CFEngine
3 1 (0.88%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.88%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 41 (36.28%) Microsoft
2 40 (35.40%) Red Gate
3 10 (8.85%) Oracle
4 5 (4.42%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.54%) JBoss
5 4 (3.54%) Atlassian
5 4 (3.54%) VMware
5 4 (3.54%) Google
6 2 (1.77%) Citrix
6 2 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.77%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.77%) Sun
7 1 (0.88%) HP
7 1 (0.88%) Dell
7 1 (0.88%) Sybase
7 1 (0.88%) Vignette
7 1 (0.88%) SAP
7 1 (0.88%) Perforce
7 1 (0.88%) BEA
7 1 (0.88%) Cisco
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