Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 80 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 - +88
Contract jobs citing Gradle 15 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.45% 1.95% -
As % of the Development Applications category 4.04% 5.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 0
Essex median daily rate £463 £320 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.53% - -
East of England median daily rate £475 £380 £563
% change year-on-year +25.00% -32.44% +49.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 0
Essex median hourly rate - £62.50 -
East of England median hourly rate - £62.50 -

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 371 307 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 35.78% 37.48% 8.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 215 49
Essex median daily rate £525 £513 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +10.81% +15.63%
10th Percentile £363 £313 £220
90th Percentile £600 £600 £545
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £407
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.42% +8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 10
Essex median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £32.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.59% +30.97% -13.35%
10th Percentile £25.13 £35.05 £30.30
90th Percentile £51.53 £63.75 £38.88
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £43.25 £42.25
% change year-on-year -1.73% +2.37% +9.74%

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 20 October 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 +2 4 £513 - 2
Brentwood +3 2 £450 +40.63%
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £450 - 1
Gradle
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 15 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (93.33%) Jenkins
3 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
3 13 (86.67%) JUnit
3 13 (86.67%) XML
3 13 (86.67%) MVC
4 12 (80.00%) TDD
5 11 (73.33%) HTML
6 10 (66.67%) Git (software)
7 9 (60.00%) Spring
7 9 (60.00%) Maven
7 9 (60.00%) SQL
8 8 (53.33%) AngularJS
8 8 (53.33%) Spring Boot
8 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (53.33%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (46.67%) Microservices
9 7 (46.67%) REST
9 7 (46.67%) CSS
9 7 (46.67%) Eclipse
9 7 (46.67%) IBM
9 7 (46.67%) WebSphere
9 7 (46.67%) Pair Programming
9 7 (46.67%) JPA
9 7 (46.67%) JSON
9 7 (46.67%) Selenium
9 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (40.00%) JAX-WS
10 6 (40.00%) JSR 170
10 6 (40.00%) Spring MVC

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 (46.67%) WebSphere
2 6 (40.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (40.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) GitHub
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) Jenkins
2 13 (86.67%) JUnit
3 10 (66.67%) Git (software)
4 9 (60.00%) Maven
5 7 (46.67%) Eclipse
5 7 (46.67%) Selenium
6 6 (40.00%) AccuRev
6 6 (40.00%) Ant
6 6 (40.00%) Calabash
6 6 (40.00%) Cucumber
6 6 (40.00%) Subversion
7 5 (33.33%) Android Studio
7 5 (33.33%) SoapUI
8 1 (6.67%) IntelliJ
8 1 (6.67%) JMeter
8 1 (6.67%) NeoLoad
8 1 (6.67%) Pivotal Tracker
General
1 6 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Legal
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Android Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Senior Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) XML
2 11 (73.33%) HTML
3 9 (60.00%) Spring
4 8 (53.33%) AngularJS
4 8 (53.33%) Spring Boot
5 7 (46.67%) CSS
5 7 (46.67%) JPA
5 7 (46.67%) JSON
5 7 (46.67%) REST
6 6 (40.00%) Ajax
6 6 (40.00%) JAX-WS
6 6 (40.00%) JSR 170
6 6 (40.00%) OSGi
6 6 (40.00%) RESTful
6 6 (40.00%) SAML
6 6 (40.00%) SOAP
6 6 (40.00%) Spring MVC
6 6 (40.00%) Struts
6 6 (40.00%) Web Services
6 6 (40.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Animation
2 4 (26.67%) Clustering
2 4 (26.67%) Replication
3 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Android
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
1 6 (40.00%) Solaris
1 6 (40.00%) Unix
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) MVC
2 12 (80.00%) TDD
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (46.67%) Microservices
4 7 (46.67%) Pair Programming
5 6 (40.00%) Android Development
5 6 (40.00%) BDD
5 6 (40.00%) User Stories
6 4 (26.67%) Information Management
6 4 (26.67%) Mathematics
6 4 (26.67%) OO
6 4 (26.67%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (26.67%) OOD
6 4 (26.67%) Push Notifications
6 4 (26.67%) SOLID
7 2 (13.33%) B2C
7 2 (13.33%) MVVM
7 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (60.00%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Kotlin
5 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Kibana
1 1 (6.67%) logstash
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) IBM
2 6 (40.00%) Adobe
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle