Period
to 19 September 2019

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 6 months to 19 September 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 98 98 91
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7 -7
Contract jobs citing Gradle 4 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.29% 0.37% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.44% 2.75% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Hertfordshire median daily rate £475 £538 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.63% +65.38% -48.00%
10th Percentile £454 £425 £313
90th Percentile £506 £670 £338
East of England median daily rate £475 £475 £320
% change year-on-year - +48.44% -48.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £70.00 £62.50
% change year-on-year - +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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 277 218 226
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 19.97% 13.37% 16.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 114 119
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £307 £325 £273
90th Percentile £513 £556 £538
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.25 £44.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.51% -5.80% -10.30%
10th Percentile £38.48 £25.75 £40.93
90th Percentile £47.43 £52.50 £50.14
East of England median hourly rate £46.50 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.41% - +0.59%

Gradle
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

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
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 6 months to 19 September 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
Watford -16 1 £500 -1.23%
Rickmansworth - 1 £450 -
Gradle
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Gradle.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (50.00%) Appium
3 2 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
3 2 (50.00%) SDET
3 2 (50.00%) DigitalOcean
3 2 (50.00%) Gatling
3 2 (50.00%) Sauce Labs
3 2 (50.00%) WebdriverIO
3 2 (50.00%) Java 8
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) AWS
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (50.00%) Docker
3 2 (50.00%) Microservices
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Linux

Gradle
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Jetty
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) AWS
1 2 (50.00%) DigitalOcean
1 2 (50.00%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) Appium
2 2 (50.00%) Gatling
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (25.00%) Calabash
3 1 (25.00%) Geb
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) GitLab
3 1 (25.00%) gulp
3 1 (25.00%) JBehave
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (25.00%) Spock
3 1 (25.00%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Developer in Test
3 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) WebdriverIO
3 1 (25.00%) Dropwizard
3 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
3 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (25.00%) Guice
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Java EE
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Kafka
3 1 (25.00%) OAuth
3 1 (25.00%) OAuth2
3 1 (25.00%) Ratpack
3 1 (25.00%) React
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Spring Boot
3 1 (25.00%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (50.00%) Microservices
2 2 (50.00%) SDET
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Testing
3 1 (25.00%) API Testing
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) OWASP
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java 8
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) ES6
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (25.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle