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 22 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
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 373 410 502
Rank change year-on-year +37 +92  
Contract jobs citing Gradle 229 233 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.53% 0.47% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.99% 3.02% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 197 87
Median daily rate £475 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% -2.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £367 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £556 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.47% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
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 England with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7651 7719 6811
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.78% 15.58% 13.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5248 5386 4548
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +3.12% +9.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 119 101
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.45 £37.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.11% +13.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +1.19% +13.51%  

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 22 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Gradle in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Gradle in England

Gradle
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Gradle in England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 June 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 +19 131 £538 +7.50% 47
South East +4 35 £475 +5.55% 11
North West +29 25 £450 +5.88% 12
South West +18 12 £394 -7.35% 1
East Midlands -4 10 £425 -15.00% 2
Yorkshire +20 8 £425 +9.67% 3
East of England -3 7 £265 -57.60% 5
West Midlands - 1 £340 - 1
Gradle
UK

For the 6 months to 22 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 England region with a requirement for Gradle.

1 435 (88.06%) Java
2 325 (65.79%) Maven
3 320 (64.78%) Agile Software Development
4 291 (58.91%) Jenkins
5 285 (57.69%) Git (software)
6 249 (50.40%) TDD
7 198 (40.08%) Spring
8 166 (33.60%) Continuous Integration
9 164 (33.20%) JavaScript
10 158 (31.98%) Scrum
11 150 (30.36%) DevOps
12 142 (28.74%) Web Services
13 140 (28.34%) Test Automation
14 137 (27.73%) JUnit
15 126 (25.51%) JSON
16 123 (24.90%) RESTful
17 120 (24.29%) OO
18 118 (23.89%) JIRA
19 115 (23.28%) HTML
20 114 (23.08%) BDD
21 113 (22.87%) XML
22 112 (22.67%) Ant
22 112 (22.67%) Linux
23 107 (21.66%) Finance
24 103 (20.85%) REST
25 101 (20.45%) Banking
25 101 (20.45%) SQL
26 99 (20.04%) Ansible
27 96 (19.43%) SOAP
28 93 (18.83%) Docker

Gradle
Co-occurring 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 53 (10.73%) Confluence
2 43 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 26 (5.26%) Cloud Foundry
3 26 (5.26%) JBoss
3 26 (5.26%) nginx
4 25 (5.06%) Apache
5 23 (4.66%) Apache Spark
5 23 (4.66%) Elasticsearch
6 21 (4.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 20 (4.05%) OpenStack
8 19 (3.85%) WebLogic
9 17 (3.44%) WebSphere
10 14 (2.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 14 (2.83%) CMS
10 14 (2.83%) Sitecore CMS
11 9 (1.82%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.61%) IIS
14 2 (0.40%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 7 (1.42%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (3.64%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (1.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.81%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.20%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 91 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (10.32%) GitHub
3 26 (5.26%) PaaS
4 14 (2.83%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (2.63%) Google Play
5 13 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (2.43%) AWS Lambda
6 12 (2.43%) IaaS
7 11 (2.23%) Amazon SQS
8 8 (1.62%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 8 (1.62%) Amazon S3
9 7 (1.42%) OpenShift
10 6 (1.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 6 (1.21%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (1.21%) CloudFront
10 6 (1.21%) Datadog
10 6 (1.21%) Heroku
11 4 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.61%) Google Analytics
12 3 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.47%) HTTP
2 10 (2.02%) Internet
3 8 (1.62%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.21%) Bluetooth
5 5 (1.01%) DNS
5 5 (1.01%) Kerberos
5 5 (1.01%) LDAP
5 5 (1.01%) MQTT
6 3 (0.61%) FTP
6 3 (0.61%) Intranet
6 3 (0.61%) SSL
7 2 (0.40%) AMQP
7 2 (0.40%) IMAP
7 2 (0.40%) SMS
7 2 (0.40%) SMTP
8 1 (0.20%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.20%) Firewall
8 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (15.79%) Relational Database
2 63 (12.75%) MongoDB
3 55 (11.13%) NoSQL
4 45 (9.11%) Big Data
5 31 (6.28%) SQL Server
6 28 (5.67%) DB2
7 20 (4.05%) SQLite
8 19 (3.85%) Hadoop
8 19 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (3.85%) Redis
9 18 (3.64%) Endeca
10 17 (3.44%) RDBMS
11 13 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
11 13 (2.63%) Oracle Database
12 10 (2.02%) HBase
13 9 (1.82%) MySQL
14 8 (1.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 7 (1.42%) Jackrabbit
16 6 (1.21%) Apache Hive
16 6 (1.21%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 325 (65.79%) Maven
2 291 (58.91%) Jenkins
3 285 (57.69%) Git (software)
4 137 (27.73%) JUnit
5 118 (23.89%) JIRA
6 112 (22.67%) Ant
7 86 (17.41%) Selenium
8 75 (15.18%) Subversion
9 73 (14.78%) IntelliJ
10 65 (13.16%) Mockito
11 57 (11.54%) Eclipse
12 52 (10.53%) Cucumber
13 48 (9.72%) Bitbucket
14 39 (7.89%) Hudson
15 36 (7.29%) Spock
16 34 (6.88%) TeamCity
17 30 (6.07%) SonarQube
18 29 (5.87%) JMeter
19 28 (5.67%) Android Studio
20 26 (5.26%) gulp
General
1 107 (21.66%) Finance
2 101 (20.45%) Banking
3 28 (5.67%) Retail
4 22 (4.45%) Investment Banking
5 19 (3.85%) Front Office
6 13 (2.63%) Marketing
7 11 (2.23%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.82%) Games
8 9 (1.82%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.42%) Automotive
10 6 (1.21%) Electronics
10 6 (1.21%) Legal
11 3 (0.61%) Publishing
12 1 (0.20%) Advertising
12 1 (0.20%) Back Office
12 1 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Digital Economy
12 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 321 (64.98%) Developer
2 183 (37.04%) Java Developer
3 81 (16.40%) Android Developer
4 80 (16.19%) Senior Developer
5 70 (14.17%) DevOps Engineer
6 31 (6.28%) Senior Java Developer
7 28 (5.67%) Senior Android Developer
8 21 (4.25%) JavaScript Developer
9 20 (4.05%) Agile Developer
9 20 (4.05%) Angular Developer
10 18 (3.64%) Architect
10 18 (3.64%) Java Engineer
11 15 (3.04%) Applications Developer
11 15 (3.04%) Senior DevOps
12 14 (2.83%) Consultant
13 13 (2.63%) AWS DevOps
13 13 (2.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 12 (2.43%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 12 (2.43%) AWS Engineer
15 11 (2.23%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (40.08%) Spring
2 142 (28.74%) Web Services
3 126 (25.51%) JSON
4 123 (24.90%) RESTful
5 115 (23.28%) HTML
6 113 (22.87%) XML
7 103 (20.85%) REST
8 96 (19.43%) SOAP
9 72 (14.57%) AngularJS
10 68 (13.77%) CSS
11 67 (13.56%) HTML5
12 63 (12.75%) J2EE
13 59 (11.94%) Hibernate
14 50 (10.12%) Android SDK
15 49 (9.92%) Spring Boot
16 44 (8.91%) jQuery
17 42 (8.50%) React
18 40 (8.10%) Ajax
19 37 (7.49%) Struts
20 33 (6.68%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (6.68%) iPad
3 31 (6.28%) Mobile App
4 21 (4.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 20 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (4.05%) Social Media
6 18 (3.64%) Computer Science
7 14 (2.83%) Animation
7 14 (2.83%) Data Structures
8 11 (2.23%) Equities
8 11 (2.23%) User Experience
9 10 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
9 10 (2.02%) Virtual Team
10 7 (1.42%) Derivative
10 7 (1.42%) Public Cloud
10 7 (1.42%) RIA
10 7 (1.42%) Web 2.0
11 6 (1.21%) OTC Derivatives
12 5 (1.01%) Algorithms
12 5 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 112 (22.67%) Linux
2 87 (17.61%) Android
3 80 (16.19%) Unix
4 30 (6.07%) Windows
5 15 (3.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (2.83%) CentOS
7 12 (2.43%) Windows Server
8 9 (1.82%) Apple iOS
9 7 (1.42%) Fedora
10 3 (0.61%) CoreOS
11 2 (0.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (64.78%) Agile Software Development
2 249 (50.40%) TDD
3 166 (33.60%) Continuous Integration
4 158 (31.98%) Scrum
5 150 (30.36%) DevOps
6 140 (28.34%) Test Automation
7 120 (24.29%) OO
8 114 (23.08%) BDD
9 81 (16.40%) Android Development
10 77 (15.59%) Unit Testing
11 74 (14.98%) Microservices
12 73 (14.78%) E-Commerce
13 66 (13.36%) Pair Programming
14 56 (11.34%) Open Source
15 54 (10.93%) Kanban
16 47 (9.51%) MVC
17 43 (8.70%) Software Engineering
18 38 (7.69%) Content Management
19 34 (6.88%) OOA/OOD
20 33 (6.68%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 435 (88.06%) Java
2 164 (33.20%) JavaScript
3 101 (20.45%) SQL
4 88 (17.81%) Groovy
5 81 (16.40%) Python
6 63 (12.75%) Shell Script
7 34 (6.88%) Ruby
8 23 (4.66%) C#
9 22 (4.45%) C++
10 13 (2.63%) Perl
11 12 (2.43%) Scala
12 11 (2.23%) Go
12 11 (2.23%) VB.NET
13 10 (2.02%) Bash Shell
13 10 (2.02%) C
13 10 (2.02%) ES6
14 7 (1.42%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.42%) TypeScript
15 6 (1.21%) Clojure
15 6 (1.21%) Korn
Qualifications
1 31 (6.28%) Degree
1 31 (6.28%) Security Cleared
2 20 (4.05%) SC Cleared
3 14 (2.83%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (1.42%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.81%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.40%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.07%) QA
2 21 (4.25%) MiFID
3 19 (3.85%) Dodd-Frank
3 19 (3.85%) EMIR
4 5 (1.01%) FATCA
5 1 (0.20%) GCP
System Software
1 93 (18.83%) Docker
2 20 (4.05%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (2.02%) HDFS
4 7 (1.42%) Varnish
5 5 (1.01%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.40%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.40%) LXC
8 1 (0.20%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 99 (20.04%) Ansible
2 77 (15.59%) Puppet
3 74 (14.98%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (2.63%) Terraform
5 11 (2.23%) Kubernetes
5 11 (2.23%) Prometheus
6 9 (1.82%) Hadoop YARN
6 9 (1.82%) HP Fortify
6 9 (1.82%) logstash
7 8 (1.62%) Salt
8 7 (1.42%) Fluentd
8 7 (1.42%) Graphite
8 7 (1.42%) Packer
8 7 (1.42%) ZABBIX
9 6 (1.21%) Consul
10 5 (1.01%) Oozie
10 5 (1.01%) StatsD
11 3 (0.61%) Docker Swarm
12 2 (0.40%) Grafana
12 2 (0.40%) Marathon
Vendors
1 88 (17.81%) Oracle
2 36 (7.29%) Perforce
3 34 (6.88%) ATG
4 29 (5.87%) Splunk
5 27 (5.47%) Google
6 26 (5.26%) IBM
7 14 (2.83%) Adobe
7 14 (2.83%) SAP
7 14 (2.83%) Sitecore
8 13 (2.63%) AppDynamics
8 13 (2.63%) hybris
9 12 (2.43%) CA Agile Central
10 10 (2.02%) HP
11 9 (1.82%) Guidewire
11 9 (1.82%) Red Hat
12 8 (1.62%) Atlassian
12 8 (1.62%) Solace
13 7 (1.42%) Microsoft
13 7 (1.42%) Rackspace
13 7 (1.42%) ServiceNow
Greater Manchester
Spier Consulting Ltd
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Trust In Soda
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Icore Tech
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates or salaries, 6 months contracts
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Source Technology
Rate: From £450 to £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Peopleworks
Rate: From £60 to £65 per hour £60 to £65 Per Hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £430 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
myBench Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 6 days ago