The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 70 83 82
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1  
Contract jobs citing Gradle 2 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.23% 0.79% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.59% 7.19% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £413
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 126 167 155
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 14.30% 10.98% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 92 102
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £271 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £47.23 - £47.50
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 Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Gradle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Gradle in Edinburgh

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Gradle.

1 26 (100.00%) Python
2 23 (88.46%) Java
3 21 (80.77%) Maven
4 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (76.92%) Scrum
4 20 (76.92%) JavaScript
4 20 (76.92%) Open Source
4 20 (76.92%) AngularJS
5 19 (73.08%) BDD
5 19 (73.08%) TDD
6 17 (65.38%) Cucumber
7 16 (61.54%) JBehave
7 16 (61.54%) PostGIS
7 16 (61.54%) JIRA
7 16 (61.54%) GeoServer
8 15 (57.69%) OpenLayers
8 15 (57.69%) Leaflet
8 15 (57.69%) ESRI
9 10 (38.46%) DevOps
10 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
10 9 (34.62%) Selenium
11 8 (30.77%) QA
11 8 (30.77%) Degree
11 8 (30.77%) Data Migration
11 8 (30.77%) NoSQL
11 8 (30.77%) REST
11 8 (30.77%) Migration
11 8 (30.77%) GIS
11 8 (30.77%) Web Services
12 7 (26.92%) Microservices

Gradle
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 16 (61.54%) GeoServer
2 3 (11.54%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (11.54%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) PaaS
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.85%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) GIS
1 8 (30.77%) NoSQL
2 7 (26.92%) Spatial Data
3 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 21 (80.77%) Maven
2 17 (65.38%) Cucumber
3 16 (61.54%) JBehave
3 16 (61.54%) JIRA
4 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
4 9 (34.62%) Selenium
5 4 (15.38%) gulp
6 3 (11.54%) CircleCI
6 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
6 3 (11.54%) Travis CI
7 2 (7.69%) Subversion
8 1 (3.85%) GitLab
8 1 (3.85%) GoCD
8 1 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (7.69%) Law
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Java Developer
3 9 (34.62%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Angular Developer
4 7 (26.92%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Open Source Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Python Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (7.69%) HTML Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) DevOps Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) Senior DevOps
8 1 (3.85%) Senior DevOps Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (76.92%) AngularJS
2 16 (61.54%) PostGIS
3 15 (57.69%) Leaflet
3 15 (57.69%) OpenLayers
4 8 (30.77%) REST
4 8 (30.77%) Web Services
5 5 (19.23%) Spring
6 4 (15.38%) CSS
6 4 (15.38%) CSS3
6 4 (15.38%) Hibernate
6 4 (15.38%) HTML
6 4 (15.38%) HTML5
6 4 (15.38%) jQuery
6 4 (15.38%) RESTful
6 4 (15.38%) Sass
7 3 (11.54%) Spring Boot
8 2 (7.69%) Java EE
8 2 (7.69%) JPA
9 1 (3.85%) Backbone.js
9 1 (3.85%) Browserify
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 2 (7.69%) iPad
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (3.85%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (76.92%) Open Source
1 20 (76.92%) Scrum
2 19 (73.08%) BDD
2 19 (73.08%) TDD
3 10 (38.46%) DevOps
4 8 (30.77%) Data Migration
4 8 (30.77%) Migration
5 7 (26.92%) Microservices
5 7 (26.92%) Open Source Development
5 7 (26.92%) SDLC
6 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (15.38%) Kanban
8 2 (7.69%) API Design
8 2 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.69%) OO
9 1 (3.85%) Data Management
9 1 (3.85%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Python
2 23 (88.46%) Java
3 20 (76.92%) JavaScript
4 4 (15.38%) ES6
4 4 (15.38%) SQL
5 3 (11.54%) Groovy
5 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
6 2 (7.69%) Ruby
7 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Docker
2 3 (11.54%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Ansible
1 6 (23.08%) Puppet
2 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) ESRI
2 1 (3.85%) Splunk