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 24 June 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.

Gradle
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 60 83
Rank change year-on-year -17 +23  
Contract jobs citing Gradle 3 39 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.25% 2.90% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.82% 18.31% 5.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 7
Median daily rate £375 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +3.12%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.47% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - -

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 165 213 131
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 13.84% 15.81% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 104 82
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £262 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £43.39 £42.50 £40.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.09% +4.29%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.13 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.67% +13.85%  

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 4 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Puppet
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) Sass
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (50.00%) ES6
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (50.00%) Docker
3 2 (50.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) Java EE
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) Maven
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) GIS
4 1 (25.00%) ESRI

Gradle
Co-occurring 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 1 (25.00%) GeoServer
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) GIS
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) JBehave
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Angular Developer
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) Sass
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Leaflet
3 1 (25.00%) OpenLayers
3 1 (25.00%) PostGIS
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source Development
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Task Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) ES6
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) ESRI