The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Gradle skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Gradle over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gradle
South East / Berkshire
Rank 85 118 135
Rank change year-on-year +33 +17  
Contract jobs citing Gradle 15 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.82% 0.16% 0.035%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.25% 1.93% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 1
Median daily rate £475 £500 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +66.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £399 £413
% change year-on-year +4.07% -3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £37.50

Gradle is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 207 207 291
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 11.31% 8.46% 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 123 162
Median daily rate £450 £431 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.34% +23.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 3
Median hourly rate £23.25 £48.00 £73.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.56% -34.69%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £45.00 £19.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £175.00 £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.67% +11.46%  

Gradle
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Gradle as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Gradle in Berkshire

Gradle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Gradle in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Gradle in Berkshire

Gradle
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Gradle within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 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
Bracknell - 15 £475 - 3
Gradle
South East

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Gradle.

1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (96.67%) TDD
3 26 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (83.33%) Groovy
5 24 (80.00%) REST
5 24 (80.00%) XML
6 22 (73.33%) Maven
6 22 (73.33%) BDD
7 19 (63.33%) Content Management
8 18 (60.00%) Scrum
8 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
9 17 (56.67%) Ant
9 17 (56.67%) OOP
9 17 (56.67%) OO
9 17 (56.67%) Project Management
9 17 (56.67%) Python
9 17 (56.67%) HTTP
9 17 (56.67%) CMS
9 17 (56.67%) JMeter
9 17 (56.67%) Ruby
9 17 (56.67%) JSON
9 17 (56.67%) Selenium
9 17 (56.67%) WebDriver
9 17 (56.67%) Bitbucket
9 17 (56.67%) Apache Ivy
10 16 (53.33%) eggPlant
10 16 (53.33%) Splunk
10 16 (53.33%) Sitecore CMS
10 16 (53.33%) Sitecore
11 14 (46.67%) JIRA

Gradle
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 17 (56.67%) CMS
2 16 (53.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 7 (23.33%) Tomcat
4 5 (16.67%) Confluence
5 4 (13.33%) Alfresco
5 4 (13.33%) Apache
5 4 (13.33%) Liferay
6 3 (10.00%) Apache Solr
6 3 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 8 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (23.33%) GitHub
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon S3
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (6.67%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (6.67%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 17 (56.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (73.33%) Maven
2 17 (56.67%) Ant
2 17 (56.67%) Apache Ivy
2 17 (56.67%) Bitbucket
2 17 (56.67%) JMeter
2 17 (56.67%) Selenium
2 17 (56.67%) WebDriver
3 16 (53.33%) eggPlant
4 14 (46.67%) JIRA
5 13 (43.33%) Jenkins
6 9 (30.00%) Eclipse
6 9 (30.00%) IntelliJ
7 7 (23.33%) Subversion
8 6 (20.00%) JUnit
9 5 (16.67%) Gatling
9 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
9 5 (16.67%) Mercurial
9 5 (16.67%) NeoLoad
10 2 (6.67%) Checkstyle
10 2 (6.67%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (3.33%) Retail
1 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Developer
2 14 (46.67%) Java Developer
3 11 (36.67%) Developer in Test
4 5 (16.67%) Agile Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Performance Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Development Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) AWS Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Cloud Developer
7 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Java E-Commerce Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (80.00%) REST
1 24 (80.00%) XML
2 17 (56.67%) JSON
3 13 (43.33%) Spring
4 10 (33.33%) Web Services
5 9 (30.00%) Struts
6 7 (23.33%) HTML
6 7 (23.33%) J2EE
6 7 (23.33%) React
6 7 (23.33%) Servlets
6 7 (23.33%) Velocity
7 5 (16.67%) JSF
7 5 (16.67%) Spring MVC
8 4 (13.33%) JSR 168
8 4 (13.33%) XHTML
8 4 (13.33%) XSLT
9 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
9 2 (6.67%) RESTful
10 1 (3.33%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) TDD
2 26 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (73.33%) BDD
4 19 (63.33%) Content Management
5 18 (60.00%) Scrum
6 17 (56.67%) OO
6 17 (56.67%) OOP
6 17 (56.67%) Project Management
7 13 (43.33%) Test Automation
8 12 (40.00%) Automated Testing
8 12 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (40.00%) Pair Programming
8 12 (40.00%) Visualisation
9 11 (36.67%) E-Commerce
9 11 (36.67%) Manual Testing
9 11 (36.67%) Security Testing
10 9 (30.00%) MVC
11 8 (26.67%) Microservices
11 8 (26.67%) Open Source
12 7 (23.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (83.33%) Groovy
3 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 17 (56.67%) Python
4 17 (56.67%) Ruby
5 12 (40.00%) C++
6 8 (26.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
1 1 (3.33%) ISEB
1 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Sitecore
1 16 (53.33%) Splunk
2 5 (16.67%) HP
3 4 (13.33%) GigaSpaces
4 2 (6.67%) Adobe