Period
to 6 December 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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 213 199 231
Rank change year-on-year -14 +32 -5
Contract jobs citing Gradle 34 106 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.47% 1.13% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.64% 4.93% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 81 44
Central London median daily rate £550 £550 £550
10th Percentile £350 £405 £396
90th Percentile £675 £713 £693
London median daily rate £575 £528 £535
% change year-on-year +9.00% -1.40% +12.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £48.85 - £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 1,288 2,148 1,697
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 17.79% 22.98% 19.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 973 1,707 1,335
Central London median daily rate £505 £510 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.08% +2.10% +5.16%
10th Percentile £358 £363 £350
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 5
Central London median hourly rate £52.00 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.57% +16.67% -7.69%
10th Percentile £30.65 £35.00 £23.37
90th Percentile £90.50 £42.00 £52.50
London median hourly rate £48.85 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +35.69% -4.00% +3.45%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 -6 28 £550 - 7
Gradle
London

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 34 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (73.53%) Spring
3 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (67.65%) Maven
4 23 (67.65%) Git (software)
5 21 (61.76%) Spring Boot
6 19 (55.88%) Docker
6 19 (55.88%) Microservices
7 17 (50.00%) Jenkins
8 16 (47.06%) Kubernetes
8 16 (47.06%) TDD
9 15 (44.12%) BDD
10 13 (38.24%) REST
10 13 (38.24%) SOAP
10 13 (38.24%) Linux
10 13 (38.24%) HTTP
10 13 (38.24%) Java 8
11 12 (35.29%) DevOps
11 12 (35.29%) JUnit
12 11 (32.35%) Cucumber
12 11 (32.35%) Selenium
12 11 (32.35%) Kafka
13 10 (29.41%) Dropwizard
13 10 (29.41%) HTML5
13 10 (29.41%) HTML
13 10 (29.41%) SQL
14 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
14 9 (26.47%) DNS
14 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
14 9 (26.47%) FTP

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 (26.47%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (17.65%) WebLogic
3 5 (14.71%) Confluence
4 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
4 4 (11.76%) WebSphere
5 3 (8.82%) Jetty
6 2 (5.88%) Apache Spark
6 2 (5.88%) JBoss
6 2 (5.88%) Magnolia
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 1 (2.94%) DataSynapse
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) GitHub
2 6 (17.65%) AWS
3 4 (11.76%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (11.76%) Azure
4 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (5.88%) Amazon ECS
4 2 (5.88%) Amazon S3
4 2 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (5.88%) AWS CodeDeploy
4 2 (5.88%) AWS CodePipeline
4 2 (5.88%) AWS Fargate
4 2 (5.88%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (5.88%) CloudFront
4 2 (5.88%) Serverless
5 1 (2.94%) BrowserStack
5 1 (2.94%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) HTTP
2 9 (26.47%) DNS
2 9 (26.47%) FTP
2 9 (26.47%) SSL
2 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.88%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) MongoDB
2 8 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (17.65%) MySQL
4 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
5 4 (11.76%) NoSQL
6 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
7 2 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
7 2 (5.88%) Redis
Development Applications
1 23 (67.65%) Git (software)
1 23 (67.65%) Maven
2 17 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 12 (35.29%) JUnit
4 11 (32.35%) Cucumber
4 11 (32.35%) Selenium
5 9 (26.47%) Gatling
5 9 (26.47%) Geb
5 9 (26.47%) GitLab
5 9 (26.47%) Mockito
5 9 (26.47%) Spock
6 6 (17.65%) Ant
7 5 (14.71%) JIRA
7 5 (14.71%) JMeter
8 4 (11.76%) git-flow
8 4 (11.76%) gulp
9 3 (8.82%) GoCD
9 3 (8.82%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (8.82%) TeamCity
10 2 (5.88%) Leiningen
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Developer
1 21 (61.76%) Java Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Agile Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Agile Java Developer
3 8 (23.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Java Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Senior Java Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Development Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) DevOps Automation Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Automation Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Development Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior DevOps
5 4 (11.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (73.53%) Spring
2 21 (61.76%) Spring Boot
3 13 (38.24%) REST
3 13 (38.24%) SOAP
4 11 (32.35%) Kafka
5 10 (29.41%) Dropwizard
5 10 (29.41%) HTML
5 10 (29.41%) HTML5
6 9 (26.47%) AngularJS
6 9 (26.47%) Guice
6 9 (26.47%) OAuth
6 9 (26.47%) OAuth2
6 9 (26.47%) Ratpack
6 9 (26.47%) WireMock
7 8 (23.53%) CSS
7 8 (23.53%) JSON
7 8 (23.53%) RESTful
7 8 (23.53%) Web Services
8 7 (20.59%) Ember.js
8 7 (20.59%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) User Experience
2 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (17.65%) Mobile App
3 4 (11.76%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (8.82%) Data Structures
5 2 (5.88%) Derivative
5 2 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.94%) Grid Computing
6 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Android
2 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.88%) CentOS
2 2 (5.88%) Debian
2 2 (5.88%) Mac OS X
2 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Ubuntu
2 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (55.88%) Microservices
3 16 (47.06%) TDD
4 15 (44.12%) BDD
5 12 (35.29%) DevOps
6 9 (26.47%) Domain-Driven Design
6 9 (26.47%) OWASP
6 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
7 8 (23.53%) Scrum
8 7 (20.59%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 7 (20.59%) Open Source
9 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (17.65%) Kanban
9 6 (17.65%) SDLC
10 5 (14.71%) Pair Programming
11 4 (11.76%) API Development
11 4 (11.76%) Deployment Automation
11 4 (11.76%) Multithreaded Programming
11 4 (11.76%) Multithreading
11 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (38.24%) Java 8
3 10 (29.41%) SQL
4 9 (26.47%) TypeScript
5 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
6 7 (20.59%) Kotlin
7 5 (14.71%) Bash Shell
7 5 (14.71%) Python
7 5 (14.71%) Scala
8 4 (11.76%) ES6
8 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
9 3 (8.82%) Groovy
10 2 (5.88%) C++
10 2 (5.88%) Clojure
10 2 (5.88%) ClojureScript
10 2 (5.88%) Java 9
10 2 (5.88%) Perl
10 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
10 2 (5.88%) Ruby
10 2 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (8.82%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 19 (55.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (47.06%) Kubernetes
2 9 (26.47%) Docker Swarm
2 9 (26.47%) Terraform
3 4 (11.76%) Grafana
3 4 (11.76%) Prometheus
4 3 (8.82%) Puppet
5 2 (5.88%) Ansible
5 2 (5.88%) Salt
6 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.88%) Cloudera
3 2 (5.88%) Hortonworks
3 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
3 2 (5.88%) Sybase
4 1 (2.94%) Google
4 1 (2.94%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.94%) TIBCO