Period
to 26 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 26 January 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 106 110 130
Rank change year-on-year +4 +20 +14
Contract jobs citing Gradle 4 28 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.24% 1.13% 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.60% 5.29% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 22 8
East Midlands median daily rate £525 £365 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.01% +8.82% -20.24%
10th Percentile £513 £336 £248
90th Percentile £538 £536 £449
England median daily rate £525 £539 £500
% change year-on-year -2.60% +7.80% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £65.00 £53.75
% change year-on-year -46.15% +20.93% +49.31%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 250 529 562
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 15.07% 21.43% 18.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 370 356
East Midlands median daily rate £378 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.93% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £266 £320 £270
90th Percentile £508 £538 £500
England median daily rate £475 £488 £475
% change year-on-year -2.56% +2.63% +9.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 8
East Midlands median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.45% -65.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £16.20 £14.87 £40.13
90th Percentile £48.00 £50.00 £53.08
England median hourly rate £41.50 £42.50 £44.12
% change year-on-year -2.35% -3.66% +8.93%

Gradle
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Gradle as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Gradle in the East Midlands

Gradle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Gradle in the East Midlands

Gradle
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Gradle within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 26 January 2020. 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
Nottinghamshire +6 3 £525 -1.18% 3
Northamptonshire +6 1 - -
Gradle
England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Gradle.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Spring Boot
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Confluence
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) AWS
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Puppet
3 2 (50.00%) Microservices
3 2 (50.00%) Spock
3 2 (50.00%) Kafka
3 2 (50.00%) Docker
3 2 (50.00%) Travis CI
3 2 (50.00%) Spring Cloud
3 2 (50.00%) Java 8
3 2 (50.00%) AWS Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Groovy
3 2 (50.00%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (25.00%) GitLab
4 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (25.00%) CA Release Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Impala
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Programming

Gradle
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (75.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) HBase
1 1 (25.00%) Impala
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) Spock
3 2 (50.00%) Travis CI
4 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (25.00%) CA Release Automation
4 1 (25.00%) GitLab
4 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (25.00%) IntelliJ
4 1 (25.00%) JUnit
4 1 (25.00%) Maven
4 1 (25.00%) NetBeans
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Scala Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Scala Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
1 3 (75.00%) Spring Boot
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Kafka
2 2 (50.00%) Spring Cloud
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) Spring Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Microservices
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) API Development
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
4 1 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Groovy
2 2 (50.00%) Java 8
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) AWS Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Oozie
2 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) CA Agile Central