Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 19 December 2018 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
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 83 75
Rank change year-on-year -15 -8 +7
Contract jobs citing Gradle 11 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.03% 2.54% 0.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.78% 7.01% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 5
Essex median daily rate £488 £425 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.71% +63.46% -20.00%
East of England median daily rate £500 £394 £508
% change year-on-year +26.98% -22.41% +48.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 1
Essex median hourly rate £65.00 £62.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +73.61% -
East of England median hourly rate £65.00 £62.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.00% +73.61% -20.00%

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 Essex with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 395 271 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 37.09% 36.18% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 197 64
Essex median daily rate £510 £513 £466
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.49% +9.92% +16.56%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £260
90th Percentile £600 £600 £539
East of England median daily rate £450 £428 £410
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.27% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 22 12
Essex median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +15.65% -1.93%
10th Percentile £35.45 £35.75 £30.85
90th Percentile £64.88 £63.75 £43.45
East of England median hourly rate £43.00 £43.75 £41.81
% change year-on-year -1.71% +4.63% +4.53%

Gradle
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Gradle as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Gradle in Essex

Gradle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Gradle in Essex

Gradle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Gradle in Essex

Gradle
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Gradle within the Essex region over the 6 months to 19 December 2018. 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
Basildon +6 5 £500 +14.29%
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £475 -
Brentwood +2 1 - -
Gradle
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Gradle.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) JUnit
1 11 (100.00%) XML
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
1 11 (100.00%) TDD
1 11 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 11 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (81.82%) Eclipse
2 9 (81.82%) HTML
2 9 (81.82%) CSS
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) JPA
2 9 (81.82%) Selenium
2 9 (81.82%) Spring
2 9 (81.82%) Maven
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) REST
2 9 (81.82%) Microservices
2 9 (81.82%) Spring Boot
3 8 (72.73%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (63.64%) EclipseLink
4 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (63.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 7 (63.64%) JAX-RS
4 7 (63.64%) AngularJS
4 7 (63.64%) Cucumber
4 7 (63.64%) BDD
4 7 (63.64%) NoSQL
4 7 (63.64%) OSGi

Gradle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 7 (63.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 7 (63.64%) Cloud Foundry
1 7 (63.64%) WebSphere
2 2 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) GitHub
2 1 (9.09%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) NoSQL
1 7 (63.64%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 11 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 11 (100.00%) JUnit
2 9 (81.82%) Eclipse
2 9 (81.82%) Maven
2 9 (81.82%) Selenium
3 7 (63.64%) AccuRev
3 7 (63.64%) Ant
3 7 (63.64%) Cucumber
3 7 (63.64%) SoapUI
3 7 (63.64%) Subversion
4 2 (18.18%) Android Studio
4 2 (18.18%) Calabash
4 2 (18.18%) IntelliJ
4 2 (18.18%) JMeter
4 2 (18.18%) NeoLoad
4 2 (18.18%) Pivotal Tracker
General
1 7 (63.64%) Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
3 2 (18.18%) Legal
4 1 (9.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) Java Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Java Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Integration Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Android Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Android Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Android Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) XML
2 9 (81.82%) CSS
2 9 (81.82%) HTML
2 9 (81.82%) JPA
2 9 (81.82%) REST
2 9 (81.82%) Spring
2 9 (81.82%) Spring Boot
3 7 (63.64%) Ajax
3 7 (63.64%) AngularJS
3 7 (63.64%) EclipseLink
3 7 (63.64%) JAX-RS
3 7 (63.64%) JAX-WS
3 7 (63.64%) JSR 170
3 7 (63.64%) OSGi
3 7 (63.64%) SOAP
3 7 (63.64%) Spring MVC
3 7 (63.64%) Struts
3 7 (63.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 7 (63.64%) Web Services
3 7 (63.64%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (45.45%) Clustering
2 5 (45.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) Solaris
1 7 (63.64%) Unix
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
1 11 (100.00%) TDD
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Microservices
3 8 (72.73%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (63.64%) BDD
4 7 (63.64%) User Stories
5 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (45.45%) Information Management
5 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
5 5 (45.45%) OO
5 5 (45.45%) SOLID
6 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
7 2 (18.18%) B2C
7 2 (18.18%) Memory Management
7 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
7 2 (18.18%) MVVM
7 2 (18.18%) Scrum
7 2 (18.18%) UML
8 1 (9.09%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Kotlin
3 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Docker
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Kibana
1 2 (18.18%) logstash
2 1 (9.09%) Mesos
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Adobe
1 7 (63.64%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle