The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 / Buckinghamshire
Rank 66 79 89
Rank change year-on-year +13 +10  
Contract jobs citing Gradle 20 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.96% 0.097% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.30% 1.00% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 4
Median daily rate £350 - £500
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 177 100 128
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 17.39% 9.73% 10.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 59 71
Median daily rate £350 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 £38.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -4.93%  
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 Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Gradle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Gradle in Buckinghamshire

Gradle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Gradle in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Gradle in Buckinghamshire

Gradle
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Gradle within the Buckinghamshire 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
Milton Keynes +16 19 £350 -
Gradle
South East

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Gradle.

1 28 (82.35%) Java
1 28 (82.35%) Git (software)
2 24 (70.59%) Jenkins
3 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (61.76%) XML
3 21 (61.76%) XSLT
4 20 (58.82%) Maven
5 18 (52.94%) Spring
6 15 (44.12%) IBM
6 15 (44.12%) Web Services
6 15 (44.12%) Apache Camel
6 15 (44.12%) Groovy
7 14 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (41.18%) Spring Integration
8 12 (35.29%) JUnit
9 11 (32.35%) Linux
9 11 (32.35%) OO
9 11 (32.35%) Java EE
9 11 (32.35%) TDD
10 10 (29.41%) Eclipse
10 10 (29.41%) Oracle
10 10 (29.41%) RESTful
11 9 (26.47%) Grails
11 9 (26.47%) Microservices
11 9 (26.47%) Ant
11 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
11 9 (26.47%) JMS
12 8 (23.53%) Low Latency
12 8 (23.53%) REST
12 8 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery

Gradle
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 6 (17.65%) Apache
2 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.94%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.94%) nginx
3 1 (2.94%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) GitHub
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) AMQP
2 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) Big Data
1 6 (17.65%) Hadoop
1 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
2 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.76%) MySQL
4 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (82.35%) Git (software)
2 24 (70.59%) Jenkins
3 20 (58.82%) Maven
4 12 (35.29%) JUnit
5 10 (29.41%) Eclipse
6 9 (26.47%) Ant
7 6 (17.65%) Bitbucket
7 6 (17.65%) GitLab
7 6 (17.65%) Selenium
8 5 (14.71%) Hudson
9 4 (11.76%) Mockito
9 4 (11.76%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (8.82%) Spock
10 3 (8.82%) Subversion
11 2 (5.88%) Android Studio
11 2 (5.88%) IntelliJ
11 2 (5.88%) JProfiler
11 2 (5.88%) SonarQube
12 1 (2.94%) Babel
12 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (76.47%) Developer
2 22 (64.71%) Java Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Senior Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Android Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Lead DevOps
7 1 (2.94%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Architect
7 1 (2.94%) C Developer
7 1 (2.94%) C/C++ Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Java Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Splunk Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (61.76%) XML
1 21 (61.76%) XSLT
2 18 (52.94%) Spring
3 15 (44.12%) Apache Camel
3 15 (44.12%) Web Services
4 14 (41.18%) Spring Integration
5 11 (32.35%) Java EE
6 10 (29.41%) RESTful
7 9 (26.47%) Grails
7 9 (26.47%) JMS
8 8 (23.53%) REST
9 7 (20.59%) CSS
9 7 (20.59%) HTML
10 6 (17.65%) .NET
10 6 (17.65%) EJB
11 4 (11.76%) SOAP
12 3 (8.82%) J2EE
12 3 (8.82%) Velocity
13 2 (5.88%) Android SDK
13 2 (5.88%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Linux
2 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (17.65%) Windows
3 4 (11.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (32.35%) OO
3 11 (32.35%) TDD
4 9 (26.47%) Microservices
4 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
5 8 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (23.53%) Low Latency
6 7 (20.59%) Scrum
7 6 (17.65%) Automated Testing
7 6 (17.65%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 6 (17.65%) DevOps
7 6 (17.65%) High Availability
7 6 (17.65%) MapReduce
7 6 (17.65%) UML
8 5 (14.71%) Open Source
9 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
10 3 (8.82%) Android Development
10 3 (8.82%) Mobile Development
11 2 (5.88%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (82.35%) Java
2 15 (44.12%) Groovy
3 6 (17.65%) C#
3 6 (17.65%) VB.NET
4 5 (14.71%) Perl
4 5 (14.71%) Python
5 2 (5.88%) C
5 2 (5.88%) C++
5 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.94%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.94%) ES6
6 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.94%) Scala
6 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.94%) SQL
6 1 (2.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) DV Cleared
1 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Docker
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) IBM
2 10 (29.41%) Oracle
3 6 (17.65%) AppDynamics
3 6 (17.65%) Red Hat
3 6 (17.65%) Splunk
4 1 (2.94%) Perforce