The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gradle
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 49 54 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 -  
Contract jobs citing Gradle 5 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.81% 0.73% -
As % of the Development Applications category 6.67% 10.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Median daily rate £553 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.31% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +5.00% -3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 75 49 94
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 12.16% 7.15% 13.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 24 43
Median daily rate £475 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £305 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £840 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 1
Median hourly rate £50.25 £38.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.23% -5.00%  
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 Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Gradle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Gradle in Hertfordshire

Gradle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Gradle in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Gradle in Hertfordshire

Gradle
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Gradle within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £555 -
Welwyn - 1 - -
Gradle
East of England

Gradle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Gradle.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (92.86%) TDD
2 13 (92.86%) OOD
2 13 (92.86%) Ant
2 13 (92.86%) OO
2 13 (92.86%) Maven
2 13 (92.86%) JIRA
2 13 (92.86%) Git (software)
2 13 (92.86%) Puppet
2 13 (92.86%) Jenkins
2 13 (92.86%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (92.86%) Data Structures
2 13 (92.86%) Ansible
3 12 (85.71%) DevOps
3 12 (85.71%) Algorithms
3 12 (85.71%) BDD
3 12 (85.71%) ATDD
3 12 (85.71%) Complexity Analysis
3 12 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (85.71%) QA
4 11 (78.57%) Clojure
4 11 (78.57%) Go
4 11 (78.57%) Rust
5 9 (64.29%) F#
6 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (42.86%) Retail
8 2 (14.29%) FMCG
8 2 (14.29%) C#
8 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce

Gradle
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 12 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 13 (92.86%) Ant
1 13 (92.86%) Git (software)
1 13 (92.86%) Jenkins
1 13 (92.86%) JIRA
1 13 (92.86%) Maven
2 1 (7.14%) Android Studio
General
1 6 (42.86%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Java Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Lead Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Android Developer
5 1 (7.14%) AWS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Development Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) RxJava
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
2 1 (7.14%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (92.86%) Data Structures
2 12 (85.71%) Algorithms
3 2 (14.29%) FMCG
4 1 (7.14%) iPad
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (92.86%) OO
2 13 (92.86%) OOD
2 13 (92.86%) TDD
3 12 (85.71%) ATDD
3 12 (85.71%) BDD
3 12 (85.71%) Complexity Analysis
3 12 (85.71%) DevOps
4 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
6 1 (7.14%) Android Development
6 1 (7.14%) API Design
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) Clojure
2 11 (78.57%) Go
2 11 (78.57%) Rust
3 9 (64.29%) F#
4 2 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) Groovy
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (85.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (92.86%) Ansible
1 13 (92.86%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (92.86%) Puppet