Period
to 7 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 7 August 2020 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 124 209 182
Rank change year-on-year +85 -27 +31
Contract jobs citing Gradle 11 33 75
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.49% 0.51% 1.08%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.54% 2.92% 4.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 26 74
Median daily rate £575 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.55% -
10th Percentile £484 £481 £421
90th Percentile £678 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £575 £528
% change year-on-year -8.70% +9.00% -4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
Central London median hourly rate £55.00 - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 433 1,129 1,528
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 19.43% 17.36% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 856 1,239
Median daily rate £515 £525 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.90% +0.96% +9.47%
10th Percentile £363 £388 £368
90th Percentile £650 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £510 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -2.86% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 6
Median hourly rate £40.75 £56.00 £37.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.23% +48.34% +51.05%
10th Percentile £33.88 £20.45 £28.00
90th Percentile £59.38 £79.00 £69.77
Median hourly rate £35.00 £56.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -37.50% +60.00% +37.25%

Gradle
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Gradle as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Gradle in the City of London

Gradle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Gradle in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Gradle in the City of London

Gradle
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Gradle in the City of London over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Gradle in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Gradle.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) Spring
3 6 (54.55%) Maven
3 6 (54.55%) Microservices
3 6 (54.55%) Spring Boot
4 5 (45.45%) RESTful
4 5 (45.45%) Scrum
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) Web Services
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
5 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
5 4 (36.36%) Docker
6 3 (27.27%) Kafka
6 3 (27.27%) Kubernetes
6 3 (27.27%) Java 8
6 3 (27.27%) AWS
6 3 (27.27%) Open Source
6 3 (27.27%) JUnit
6 3 (27.27%) Pair Programming
7 2 (18.18%) TDD
7 2 (18.18%) Law
7 2 (18.18%) MVC
7 2 (18.18%) OO
7 2 (18.18%) Python
7 2 (18.18%) OOD
7 2 (18.18%) HTTP
7 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 2 (18.18%) TeamCity

Gradle
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 2 (18.18%) Apache Spark
1 2 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) AWS
2 2 (18.18%) Azure
2 2 (18.18%) GitHub
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon ECS
3 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Fargate
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (9.09%) Coveralls
3 1 (9.09%) GCP
3 1 (9.09%) OpenShift
3 1 (9.09%) Serverless
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) Couchbase
2 1 (9.09%) Flink
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Maven
2 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
3 3 (27.27%) JUnit
4 2 (18.18%) Bitbucket
4 2 (18.18%) Mockito
4 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
5 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket Server
5 1 (9.09%) JIRA
5 1 (9.09%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (18.18%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Backend Developer
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Spring
2 6 (54.55%) Spring Boot
3 5 (45.45%) RESTful
3 5 (45.45%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) Kafka
5 2 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (18.18%) REST
5 2 (18.18%) Spring Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Spring MVC
5 2 (18.18%) Spring Security
6 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 1 (9.09%) J2EE
6 1 (9.09%) React
6 1 (9.09%) Redux
6 1 (9.09%) Samza
6 1 (9.09%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Equities
1 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (9.09%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Microservices
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 3 (27.27%) Open Source
4 3 (27.27%) Pair Programming
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) DevOps
5 2 (18.18%) MVC
5 2 (18.18%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) OOD
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 2 (18.18%) User Stories
6 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 1 (9.09%) Extreme Programming
6 1 (9.09%) MapReduce
6 1 (9.09%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) Java 8
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 1 (9.09%) Go
4 1 (9.09%) Groovy
4 1 (9.09%) Kotlin
4 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Kubernetes
2 2 (18.18%) Terraform
3 1 (9.09%) Grafana
3 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (9.09%) Prometheus
3 1 (9.09%) Puppet