Period
to 19 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Gradle skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Gradle over the 6 months to 19 July 2019 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.

Gradle
London > Central London
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 235 213 234
Rank change year-on-year -22 +21 -3
Contract jobs citing Gradle 44 87 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.51% 0.94% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.62% 4.18% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 86 23
Central London median daily rate £575 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +12.53%
10th Percentile £465 £409 £430
90th Percentile £712 £625 £695
London median daily rate £625 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +19.05% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - £40.00

Gradle is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,677 2,079 1,476
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 19.39% 22.41% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,295 1,663 1,146
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £381 £363 £313
90th Percentile £663 £650 £625
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 2
Central London median hourly rate £56.00 £35.00 £27.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +28.48% -38.09%
10th Percentile £20.25 £28.60 £23.80
90th Percentile £83.75 £69.31 £29.59
London median hourly rate £36.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +20.00% -13.79%

Gradle
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Gradle as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Gradle in Central London

Gradle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Gradle in Central London

Gradle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Gradle in Central London over the 6 months to 19 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Gradle in Central London

Gradle
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Gradle within the Central London region over the 6 months to 19 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -31 38 £575 +4.55% 12
Gradle
London

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Gradle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Gradle.

1 43 (97.73%) Java
2 28 (63.64%) Microservices
3 26 (59.09%) Docker
4 24 (54.55%) Spring Boot
4 24 (54.55%) Spring
5 23 (52.27%) TDD
6 22 (50.00%) Maven
6 22 (50.00%) Kubernetes
7 21 (47.73%) Git (software)
8 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (40.91%) Java 8
10 17 (38.64%) BDD
10 17 (38.64%) REST
11 16 (36.36%) DevOps
11 16 (36.36%) HTML
11 16 (36.36%) HTML5
12 15 (34.09%) Linux
12 15 (34.09%) Dropwizard
13 14 (31.82%) ES6
13 14 (31.82%) CSS
14 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
14 13 (29.55%) PostgreSQL
14 13 (29.55%) TCP/IP
14 13 (29.55%) OWASP
14 13 (29.55%) gulp
14 13 (29.55%) Kafka
14 13 (29.55%) TypeScript
15 12 (27.27%) OAuth2
15 12 (27.27%) AngularJS
15 12 (27.27%) GitLab

Gradle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 9 (20.45%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (15.91%) Tomcat
3 5 (11.36%) Jetty
4 3 (6.82%) Apache Spark
4 3 (6.82%) Magnolia
5 2 (4.55%) Confluence
5 2 (4.55%) DataSynapse
5 2 (4.55%) JBoss
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.27%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (2.27%) nginx
6 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.36%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (9.09%) GitHub
4 3 (6.82%) BrowserStack
4 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.27%) Google Play
5 1 (2.27%) Heroku
5 1 (2.27%) npm
5 1 (2.27%) PaaS
5 1 (2.27%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 13 (29.55%) TCP/IP
2 12 (27.27%) DNS
2 12 (27.27%) FTP
2 12 (27.27%) HTTP
2 12 (27.27%) SSL
3 2 (4.55%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (29.55%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (20.45%) MongoDB
3 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
4 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.82%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (6.82%) Hadoop
5 3 (6.82%) MySQL
6 1 (2.27%) Big Data
6 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (50.00%) Maven
2 21 (47.73%) Git (software)
3 13 (29.55%) gulp
4 12 (27.27%) GitLab
5 11 (25.00%) Gatling
5 11 (25.00%) Geb
5 11 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 11 (25.00%) Spock
6 10 (22.73%) Cucumber
6 10 (22.73%) Selenium
7 9 (20.45%) JUnit
8 4 (9.09%) Hudson
8 4 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (6.82%) Android Studio
9 3 (6.82%) GoCD
9 3 (6.82%) JIRA
9 3 (6.82%) JMeter
9 3 (6.82%) Mockito
9 3 (6.82%) TeamCity
10 2 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Banking
2 4 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 30 (68.18%) Developer
2 27 (61.36%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.45%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) Agile Developer
4 8 (18.18%) Agile Java Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Senior Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Senior DevOps
6 5 (11.36%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Development Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) DevOps Automation Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Java Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Senior Automation Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Senior Development Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Senior Java Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Android Developer
8 3 (6.82%) AWS Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Java Developer in Test
8 3 (6.82%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (54.55%) Spring
1 24 (54.55%) Spring Boot
2 17 (38.64%) REST
3 16 (36.36%) HTML
3 16 (36.36%) HTML5
4 15 (34.09%) Dropwizard
5 14 (31.82%) CSS
6 13 (29.55%) Kafka
7 12 (27.27%) AngularJS
7 12 (27.27%) Guice
7 12 (27.27%) OAuth
7 12 (27.27%) OAuth2
7 12 (27.27%) Ratpack
7 12 (27.27%) SOAP
8 11 (25.00%) WireMock
9 10 (22.73%) Ember.js
10 8 (18.18%) Hibernate
11 6 (13.64%) JMS
11 6 (13.64%) RESTful
12 4 (9.09%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.82%) User Experience
3 2 (4.55%) Derivative
3 2 (4.55%) Grid Computing
3 2 (4.55%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.27%) NHS
4 1 (2.27%) Video on Demand
4 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.09%) Linux
2 6 (13.64%) Android
3 3 (6.82%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.55%) CentOS
4 2 (4.55%) Debian
4 2 (4.55%) Mac OS X
4 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.55%) Windows
5 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (63.64%) Microservices
2 23 (52.27%) TDD
3 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (38.64%) BDD
5 16 (36.36%) DevOps
6 13 (29.55%) OWASP
7 12 (27.27%) Domain-Driven Design
7 12 (27.27%) Software Engineering
8 7 (15.91%) Pair Programming
9 6 (13.64%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
10 5 (11.36%) Scrum
11 4 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (9.09%) Kanban
11 4 (9.09%) Open Source
11 4 (9.09%) SDLC
12 3 (6.82%) Deployment Automation
12 3 (6.82%) SDET
12 3 (6.82%) Technical Debt
12 3 (6.82%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 43 (97.73%) Java
2 18 (40.91%) Java 8
3 14 (31.82%) ES6
4 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
4 13 (29.55%) TypeScript
5 11 (25.00%) SQL
6 7 (15.91%) Kotlin
6 7 (15.91%) Python
7 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
8 5 (11.36%) Bash Shell
8 5 (11.36%) Groovy
8 5 (11.36%) Scala
9 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
10 2 (4.55%) C++
10 2 (4.55%) Clojure
10 2 (4.55%) ClojureScript
10 2 (4.55%) Perl
10 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
10 2 (4.55%) Ruby
10 2 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.36%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) Degree
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.27%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 26 (59.09%) Docker
2 3 (6.82%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 22 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 12 (27.27%) Docker Swarm
3 5 (11.36%) Ansible
3 5 (11.36%) Puppet
3 5 (11.36%) Terraform
4 4 (9.09%) Grafana
4 4 (9.09%) Prometheus
5 3 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (6.82%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Oracle
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.55%) Cloudera
3 2 (4.55%) Google
3 2 (4.55%) Hortonworks
3 2 (4.55%) MuleSoft
3 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.55%) Sybase
3 2 (4.55%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.27%) Atlassian