Period
to 17 July 2019

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 17 July 2019 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
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 93 68 83
Rank change year-on-year -25 +15 -3
Contract jobs citing Gradle 2 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.24% 2.80% 2.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.76% 7.46% 7.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 18 11
Essex median daily rate £475 £463 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +68.18% -31.25%
10th Percentile £463 £425 £265
90th Percentile £488 £529 £330
East of England median daily rate £500 £475 £275
% change year-on-year +5.26% +72.73% -42.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 11
Essex median hourly rate £62.30 £70.00 £62.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.00% +12.00% -
10th Percentile £61.41 £41.22 £35.00
90th Percentile £63.19 £75.00 £63.75
East of England median hourly rate £62.30 £70.00 £62.50
% change year-on-year -11.00% +12.00% -

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 263 295 321
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 31.65% 37.48% 36.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 199 229
Essex median daily rate £483 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.85% +2.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £284
90th Percentile £600 £626 £587
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 20
Essex median hourly rate £47.50 £38.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.38% -3.75% +26.18%
10th Percentile £37.25 £25.40 £35.00
90th Percentile £60.30 £75.00 £63.75
East of England median hourly rate £45.22 £37.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year +20.57% -8.54% -5.75%

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 17 July 2019. 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
Brentwood +3 2 £475 +2.70%
Gradle
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Kotlin
2 1 (50.00%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (50.00%) Dagger
2 1 (50.00%) Pivotal Tracker
2 1 (50.00%) Calabash
2 1 (50.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (50.00%) Android Studio
2 1 (50.00%) RxJava
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) Reactive Extensions
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit

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 1 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Android Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Calabash
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Pivotal Tracker
General
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Android Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Android Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (50.00%) Dagger
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Reactive Extensions
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) RxJava
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Spring Boot
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Kotlin
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CA Agile Central