Period
to 6 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 6 April 2020 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
England > London
6 months to
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 284 373 343
Rank change year-on-year +89 -30 +7
Contract jobs citing Gradle 196 271 326
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.78% 0.63% 0.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.92% 2.88% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 194 239
Median daily rate £525 £578 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +10.53%
10th Percentile £376 £464 £410
90th Percentile £675 £725 £625
England median daily rate £500 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Median hourly rate £48.85 - -
England median hourly rate £48.85 £63.65 £45.00
% change year-on-year -23.25% +41.44% +23.29%

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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 4,996 9,419 9,453
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 19.78% 22.00% 20.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,479 6,863 7,198
Median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £375 £370 £360
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 51 23
Median hourly rate £48.50 £36.00 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.72% -22.58% +4.49%
10th Percentile £35.00 £23.25 £31.00
90th Percentile £78.75 £53.75 £165.00
Median hourly rate £41.75 £43.00 £44.75
% change year-on-year -2.91% -3.91% +9.15%

Gradle
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Gradle as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Gradle in London

Gradle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Gradle in London.

Daily rate trend for Gradle in London

Gradle
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Gradle in London over the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Gradle in London

Gradle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Gradle in London.

Hourly rate trend for Gradle in London

Gradle
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Gradle in London over the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Gradle in London

Gradle
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Gradle within the London region over the 6 months to 6 April 2020. 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
Central London +43 34 £505 -12.17% 6
South London +39 17 £525 -
East London - 5 £525 - 7
West London +22 4 £525 -10.83% 9
Gradle
England

For the 6 months to 6 April 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for Gradle.

1 175 (89.29%) Java
2 140 (71.43%) Maven
3 139 (70.92%) Agile Software Development
4 132 (67.35%) Spring
5 104 (53.06%) Git (software)
6 102 (52.04%) JUnit
7 98 (50.00%) Web Services
8 93 (47.45%) Microservices
9 91 (46.43%) Java 8
9 91 (46.43%) Jenkins
10 85 (43.37%) RESTful
10 85 (43.37%) Spring Boot
11 79 (40.31%) REST
12 78 (39.80%) Docker
13 76 (38.78%) Mockito
14 68 (34.69%) Pair Programming
15 61 (31.12%) Scrum
16 60 (30.61%) Open Source
17 58 (29.59%) TDD
18 49 (25.00%) Kubernetes
19 48 (24.49%) JIRA
20 47 (23.98%) AWS
21 46 (23.47%) MySQL
22 41 (20.92%) NoSQL
22 41 (20.92%) Kotlin
23 40 (20.41%) JavaScript
24 38 (19.39%) AngularJS
24 38 (19.39%) Mobile App
24 38 (19.39%) DevOps
25 37 (18.88%) J2EE

Gradle
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 35 (17.86%) Elasticsearch
2 22 (11.22%) Confluence
3 18 (9.18%) Cloud Foundry
3 18 (9.18%) Tomcat
4 17 (8.67%) WebLogic
5 14 (7.14%) WebSphere
6 10 (5.10%) Apache Spark
7 9 (4.59%) Jetty
8 7 (3.57%) Apache
9 4 (2.04%) nginx
10 2 (1.02%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.51%) JBoss
11 1 (0.51%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Business Applications
1 9 (4.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.51%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 47 (23.98%) AWS
2 33 (16.84%) GitHub
3 14 (7.14%) Azure
4 11 (5.61%) npm
4 11 (5.61%) OpenShift
4 11 (5.61%) PaaS
4 11 (5.61%) Serverless
5 10 (5.10%) AWS Lambda
6 8 (4.08%) GCP
7 7 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.02%) Firebase
8 2 (1.02%) Sauce Labs
9 1 (0.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.51%) BrowserStack
9 1 (0.51%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (0.51%) Heroku
9 1 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (14.80%) HTTP
2 13 (6.63%) TCP/IP
3 8 (4.08%) RTMP
4 7 (3.57%) DNS
4 7 (3.57%) Internet
5 6 (3.06%) FTP
5 6 (3.06%) SSL
6 2 (1.02%) DSL
7 1 (0.51%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.51%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.51%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (23.47%) MySQL
2 41 (20.92%) NoSQL
3 21 (10.71%) MongoDB
4 16 (8.16%) Relational Database
5 9 (4.59%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (4.59%) Big Data
6 8 (4.08%) Redis
7 7 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
7 7 (3.57%) RDBMS
8 6 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (2.04%) Cosmos DB
9 4 (2.04%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.02%) InfluxDB
11 1 (0.51%) Amazon Aurora
11 1 (0.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.51%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 140 (71.43%) Maven
2 104 (53.06%) Git (software)
3 102 (52.04%) JUnit
4 91 (46.43%) Jenkins
5 76 (38.78%) Mockito
6 48 (24.49%) JIRA
7 30 (15.31%) Ant
8 18 (9.18%) Visual Studio Team System
9 16 (8.16%) Xcode
10 15 (7.65%) Cucumber
10 15 (7.65%) git-flow
11 14 (7.14%) JMeter
12 13 (6.63%) Android Studio
12 13 (6.63%) SonarQube
13 12 (6.12%) gulp
13 12 (6.12%) Travis CI
14 10 (5.10%) CircleCI
14 10 (5.10%) Postman
15 8 (4.08%) GitLab
15 8 (4.08%) SoapUI
General
1 25 (12.76%) Banking
2 23 (11.73%) Finance
3 8 (4.08%) Front Office
3 8 (4.08%) Investment Banking
4 7 (3.57%) Back Office
4 7 (3.57%) Public Sector
5 5 (2.55%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (2.55%) Retail
6 4 (2.04%) Automotive
7 2 (1.02%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.51%) Legal
Job Titles
1 149 (76.02%) Developer
2 95 (48.47%) Java Developer
3 35 (17.86%) Backend Developer
4 24 (12.24%) Senior Developer
5 15 (7.65%) Android Developer
5 15 (7.65%) Senior Java Developer
5 15 (7.65%) Software Engineer
6 14 (7.14%) Agile Developer
7 13 (6.63%) Agile Java Developer
8 12 (6.12%) SAP Engineer
9 11 (5.61%) DevOps Engineer
10 10 (5.10%) Java Mobile Developer
11 9 (4.59%) Full Stack Developer
12 8 (4.08%) C# Developer
12 8 (4.08%) Senior Android Developer
13 7 (3.57%) Applications Developer
13 7 (3.57%) Cloud Developer
13 7 (3.57%) Java Applications Developer
13 7 (3.57%) Mobile Applications Developer
14 6 (3.06%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (67.35%) Spring
2 98 (50.00%) Web Services
3 85 (43.37%) RESTful
3 85 (43.37%) Spring Boot
4 79 (40.31%) REST
5 38 (19.39%) AngularJS
6 37 (18.88%) J2EE
7 34 (17.35%) Kafka
7 34 (17.35%) SOAP
8 30 (15.31%) JSON
9 26 (13.27%) HTML
10 25 (12.76%) HTML5
11 23 (11.73%) CSS
11 23 (11.73%) XML
12 20 (10.20%) RabbitMQ
13 18 (9.18%) RxJava
14 17 (8.67%) Spring Batch
15 16 (8.16%) Hibernate
16 15 (7.65%) React
17 14 (7.14%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 38 (19.39%) Mobile App
2 27 (13.78%) User Experience
3 14 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (6.63%) Mobile Payment
5 8 (4.08%) Data Structures
5 8 (4.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (2.55%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.53%) Derivative
7 3 (1.53%) Digital Wallet
7 3 (1.53%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (1.53%) Mobile Wallet
8 2 (1.02%) Animation
8 2 (1.02%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.02%) NHS
9 1 (0.51%) Blog
9 1 (0.51%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.51%) iPad
9 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (17.86%) Linux
2 29 (14.80%) Android
3 12 (6.12%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.04%) Unix
5 1 (0.51%) CentOS
5 1 (0.51%) Debian
5 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (70.92%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (47.45%) Microservices
3 68 (34.69%) Pair Programming
4 61 (31.12%) Scrum
5 60 (30.61%) Open Source
6 58 (29.59%) TDD
7 38 (19.39%) DevOps
8 37 (18.88%) Software Engineering
9 34 (17.35%) Test Automation
10 29 (14.80%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (13.78%) BDD
12 26 (13.27%) Multithreading
13 25 (12.76%) Refactoring
14 22 (11.22%) SDLC
15 21 (10.71%) User Stories
16 18 (9.18%) Project Delivery
17 17 (8.67%) Android Development
17 17 (8.67%) Collaborative Working
17 17 (8.67%) MVC
18 14 (7.14%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 175 (89.29%) Java
2 91 (46.43%) Java 8
3 41 (20.92%) Kotlin
4 40 (20.41%) JavaScript
5 26 (13.27%) Groovy
6 25 (12.76%) SQL
7 14 (7.14%) Python
8 9 (4.59%) C#
9 6 (3.06%) TypeScript
10 5 (2.55%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.04%) Java 9
11 4 (2.04%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.53%) Apple Swift
12 3 (1.53%) Clojure
12 3 (1.53%) ClojureScript
12 3 (1.53%) Scala
13 2 (1.02%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.51%) ES6
14 1 (0.51%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.51%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (9.18%) Security Cleared
2 14 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (4.59%) Degree
4 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.51%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) GDPR
System Software
1 78 (39.80%) Docker
2 4 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 49 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 18 (9.18%) Terraform
3 15 (7.65%) Ansible
4 12 (6.12%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (4.59%) Puppet
6 6 (3.06%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (2.55%) Grafana
8 3 (1.53%) Kibana
8 3 (1.53%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.51%) Salt
Vendors
1 18 (9.18%) SAP
2 13 (6.63%) hybris
2 13 (6.63%) Oracle
3 10 (5.10%) Adobe
3 10 (5.10%) Gigya
4 5 (2.55%) CA
4 5 (2.55%) CA Agile Central
5 3 (1.53%) Apple
5 3 (1.53%) Google
6 1 (0.51%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.51%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.51%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.51%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.51%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.51%) Splunk
6 1 (0.51%) Sybase
6 1 (0.51%) TOWER Software