The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gradle
UK / England
Rank 320 412 516
Rank change year-on-year +92 +104  
Contract jobs citing Gradle 271 202 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.66% 0.41% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.76% 2.81% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 158 64
Median daily rate £450 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £357 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £419
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £36.00 - £37.50
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 England with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7216 7180 6358
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.49% 14.64% 13.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4866 4821 4123
Median daily rate £447 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.23% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £310 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 170 122
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.80 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.67% +11.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £31.50 £28.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Gradle
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Gradle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Gradle in England

Gradle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Gradle in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Gradle in England

Gradle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Gradle in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Gradle in England

Gradle
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Gradle within the England region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +48 149 £475 -5.00% 42
South East +35 56 £415 +3.75% 7
North West +35 17 £425 +6.25% 2
East of England +6 16 £338 -28.94%
South West +12 11 £451 +12.81% 2
East Midlands - 11 £400 - 1
Yorkshire +19 5 £425 +7.59% 2
North East - 3 £385 -
West Midlands +13 1 £450 -10.00%
Gradle
UK

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 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 England region with a requirement for Gradle.

1 431 (86.37%) Java
2 328 (65.73%) Agile Software Development
3 295 (59.12%) Jenkins
4 286 (57.31%) Git (software)
4 286 (57.31%) Maven
5 234 (46.89%) TDD
6 210 (42.08%) Spring
7 174 (34.87%) Scrum
8 169 (33.87%) JavaScript
9 153 (30.66%) XML
10 143 (28.66%) Continuous Integration
10 143 (28.66%) DevOps
11 134 (26.85%) JIRA
11 134 (26.85%) Web Services
12 133 (26.65%) JUnit
12 133 (26.65%) BDD
13 129 (25.85%) REST
13 129 (25.85%) JSON
14 125 (25.05%) Ant
15 124 (24.85%) OO
16 122 (24.45%) SQL
17 121 (24.25%) HTML
18 120 (24.05%) Docker
19 118 (23.65%) RESTful
20 112 (22.44%) Groovy
21 109 (21.84%) Linux
22 107 (21.44%) Ansible
23 103 (20.64%) Selenium
24 97 (19.44%) SOAP
25 96 (19.24%) Python

Gradle
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 57 (11.42%) Tomcat
2 48 (9.62%) Confluence
3 32 (6.41%) WebLogic
4 28 (5.61%) Cloud Foundry
5 26 (5.21%) JBoss
6 22 (4.41%) Apache
7 19 (3.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 18 (3.61%) Apache Spark
8 18 (3.61%) nginx
9 17 (3.41%) CMS
10 16 (3.21%) Sitecore CMS
11 15 (3.01%) WebSphere
12 14 (2.81%) Elasticsearch
12 14 (2.81%) OpenStack
13 11 (2.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 8 (1.60%) GeoServer
14 8 (1.60%) WebSphere Application Server
15 5 (1.00%) Apache Solr
15 5 (1.00%) Jetty
16 4 (0.80%) Alfresco
Applications
1 3 (0.60%) MS Excel
1 3 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (3.01%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (1.20%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 72 (14.43%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (11.62%) GitHub
3 26 (5.21%) PaaS
4 12 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (2.20%) Google Play
6 7 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (1.20%) Bluemix
7 6 (1.20%) IaaS
7 6 (1.20%) IBM Cloud
8 5 (1.00%) Amazon S3
8 5 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (1.00%) Datadog
9 4 (0.80%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.80%) Heroku
9 4 (0.80%) OpenShift
9 4 (0.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.60%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.40%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (0.40%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 31 (6.21%) HTTP
2 8 (1.60%) Internet
3 6 (1.20%) Bluetooth
4 4 (0.80%) AMQP
5 3 (0.60%) Intranet
5 3 (0.60%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.40%) Firewall
7 1 (0.20%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (14.23%) MongoDB
2 70 (14.03%) Relational Database
3 50 (10.02%) NoSQL
4 46 (9.22%) Big Data
5 34 (6.81%) PostgreSQL
6 30 (6.01%) DB2
7 25 (5.01%) SQL Server
8 21 (4.21%) Hadoop
9 16 (3.21%) SQLite
10 15 (3.01%) Endeca
10 15 (3.01%) Redis
11 11 (2.20%) MySQL
12 10 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (2.00%) Neo4j
12 10 (2.00%) RDBMS
13 9 (1.80%) Oracle Database
14 7 (1.40%) HBase
15 6 (1.20%) InfluxDB
16 5 (1.00%) Blockchain
17 4 (0.80%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 295 (59.12%) Jenkins
2 286 (57.31%) Git (software)
2 286 (57.31%) Maven
3 134 (26.85%) JIRA
4 133 (26.65%) JUnit
5 125 (25.05%) Ant
6 103 (20.64%) Selenium
7 69 (13.83%) Mockito
7 69 (13.83%) Subversion
8 63 (12.63%) Cucumber
9 58 (11.62%) Eclipse
10 56 (11.22%) IntelliJ
11 51 (10.22%) Spock
12 46 (9.22%) Sonatype Nexus
13 43 (8.62%) Bitbucket
14 40 (8.02%) Hudson
14 40 (8.02%) TeamCity
15 39 (7.82%) Android Studio
16 38 (7.62%) JMeter
17 30 (6.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 90 (18.04%) Banking
1 90 (18.04%) Finance
2 35 (7.01%) Retail
3 21 (4.21%) Investment Banking
4 12 (2.40%) Front Office
5 10 (2.00%) Games
5 10 (2.00%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.80%) Automotive
7 8 (1.60%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.60%) Publishing
8 7 (1.40%) Legal
9 6 (1.20%) Marketing
10 4 (0.80%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 343 (68.74%) Developer
2 210 (42.08%) Java Developer
3 72 (14.43%) Senior Developer
4 68 (13.63%) Android Developer
5 56 (11.22%) DevOps Engineer
6 37 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
7 26 (5.21%) Agile Developer
8 22 (4.41%) Java Engineer
9 21 (4.21%) Agile Java Developer
10 16 (3.21%) JavaScript Developer
11 15 (3.01%) DevOps Specialist
11 15 (3.01%) DV Cleared Java Developer
12 14 (2.81%) Consultant
12 14 (2.81%) Developer in Test
12 14 (2.81%) Senior Android Developer
13 13 (2.61%) AWS DevOps
13 13 (2.61%) AWS Engineer
14 11 (2.20%) Architect
14 11 (2.20%) DevOps Consultant
14 11 (2.20%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (42.08%) Spring
2 153 (30.66%) XML
3 134 (26.85%) Web Services
4 129 (25.85%) JSON
4 129 (25.85%) REST
5 121 (24.25%) HTML
6 118 (23.65%) RESTful
7 97 (19.44%) SOAP
8 92 (18.44%) Hibernate
9 69 (13.83%) CSS
10 62 (12.42%) AngularJS
11 55 (11.02%) J2EE
12 54 (10.82%) HTML5
13 50 (10.02%) Node.js
14 45 (9.02%) JMS
14 45 (9.02%) jQuery
15 43 (8.62%) XSLT
16 40 (8.02%) Android SDK
17 33 (6.61%) JDBC
17 33 (6.61%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 44 (8.82%) Mobile App
2 39 (7.82%) iPad
3 28 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (5.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 22 (4.41%) Algorithms
5 20 (4.01%) Data Structures
5 20 (4.01%) Social Media
6 19 (3.81%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (3.61%) User Experience
8 16 (3.21%) Computer Science
9 12 (2.40%) Animation
10 8 (1.60%) Virtual Team
11 5 (1.00%) Clustering
11 5 (1.00%) Derivative
11 5 (1.00%) OTC Derivatives
11 5 (1.00%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.00%) RIA
11 5 (1.00%) Web 2.0
12 4 (0.80%) Augmented Reality
12 4 (0.80%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 109 (21.84%) Linux
2 87 (17.43%) Unix
3 80 (16.03%) Android
4 22 (4.41%) Windows
5 19 (3.81%) Apple iOS
6 15 (3.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.40%) Mac OS X
7 7 (1.40%) Solaris
8 6 (1.20%) CentOS
9 3 (0.60%) Fedora
10 2 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (65.73%) Agile Software Development
2 234 (46.89%) TDD
3 174 (34.87%) Scrum
4 143 (28.66%) Continuous Integration
4 143 (28.66%) DevOps
5 133 (26.65%) BDD
6 124 (24.85%) OO
7 88 (17.64%) Open Source
8 79 (15.83%) E-Commerce
9 74 (14.83%) Android Development
10 73 (14.63%) Microservices
11 64 (12.83%) MVC
12 63 (12.63%) Pair Programming
13 59 (11.82%) Continuous Delivery
14 56 (11.22%) Automated Testing
15 47 (9.42%) Unit Testing
16 46 (9.22%) Kanban
17 41 (8.22%) Refactoring
18 40 (8.02%) Software Engineering
19 38 (7.62%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 431 (86.37%) Java
2 169 (33.87%) JavaScript
3 122 (24.45%) SQL
4 112 (22.44%) Groovy
5 96 (19.24%) Python
6 70 (14.03%) Shell Script
7 41 (8.22%) Ruby
8 28 (5.61%) Scala
9 26 (5.21%) C#
10 25 (5.01%) C++
11 23 (4.61%) Korn
12 22 (4.41%) Go
13 20 (4.01%) Perl
14 18 (3.61%) Bash Shell
14 18 (3.61%) Clojure
15 14 (2.81%) Rust
16 12 (2.40%) F#
17 11 (2.20%) ES6
17 11 (2.20%) XPath
18 10 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 50 (10.02%) Degree
1 50 (10.02%) Security Cleared
2 25 (5.01%) SC Cleared
3 17 (3.41%) DV Cleared
4 9 (1.80%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.40%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.20%) ISEB
6 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (7.01%) QA
2 23 (4.61%) MiFID
3 22 (4.41%) Dodd-Frank
3 22 (4.41%) EMIR
4 16 (3.21%) FATCA
5 5 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.40%) GCP
7 1 (0.20%) PA-DSS
7 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.20%) SDET
System Software
1 120 (24.05%) Docker
2 13 (2.61%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (1.00%) HDFS
4 2 (0.40%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.40%) Ceph
4 2 (0.40%) LXC
4 2 (0.40%) Varnish
5 1 (0.20%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 107 (21.44%) Ansible
2 88 (17.64%) Puppet
3 63 (12.63%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (2.81%) Salt
5 9 (1.80%) Terraform
6 7 (1.40%) Graphite
7 6 (1.20%) logstash
7 6 (1.20%) ZABBIX
8 5 (1.00%) Fluentd
8 5 (1.00%) HP Fortify
8 5 (1.00%) Kubernetes
8 5 (1.00%) StatsD
9 3 (0.60%) Hadoop YARN
9 3 (0.60%) Oozie
9 3 (0.60%) Packer
10 2 (0.40%) Consul
10 2 (0.40%) Grafana
10 2 (0.40%) Nagios
11 1 (0.20%) CA Endevor
11 1 (0.20%) OPNET
Vendors
1 82 (16.43%) Oracle
2 45 (9.02%) Splunk
3 32 (6.41%) ATG
4 31 (6.21%) Perforce
5 23 (4.61%) IBM
5 23 (4.61%) Solace
6 20 (4.01%) Google
7 16 (3.21%) MuleSoft
7 16 (3.21%) Sitecore
8 15 (3.01%) Atlassian
8 15 (3.01%) Red Hat
9 11 (2.20%) Adobe
9 11 (2.20%) AppDynamics
10 9 (1.80%) SAP
11 8 (1.60%) ESRI
11 8 (1.60%) Guidewire
11 8 (1.60%) hybris
11 8 (1.60%) Veracode
12 6 (1.20%) HP
13 5 (1.00%) Rackspace
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Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £475 per day for 12 months
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £550.00 - £750.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 6-12 months initial contract, long term program
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 6 months initial contract
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £37.50 - £42.50 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 26 days ago