Period
to 8 March 2021

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 8 March 2021 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
8 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 304 286 327
Rank change year-on-year -18 +41 +23
Contract jobs citing Gradle 114 199 307
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.57% 0.73% 0.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.10% 3.81% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 130 225
Median daily rate £525 £525 £570
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.89% +3.64%
10th Percentile £410 £381 £463
90th Percentile £675 £675 £725
England median daily rate £500 £500 £550
% change year-on-year - -9.09% +7.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 0
Median hourly rate £68.00 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.64% - -
England median hourly rate £68.00 £48.85 £63.65
% change year-on-year +39.20% -23.25% +86.60%

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 3,679 5,223 9,725
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 18.42% 19.18% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,584 3,809 7,214
Median daily rate £505 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.81% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £360 £375 £374
90th Percentile £675 £675 £675
England median daily rate £475 £490 £500
% change year-on-year -3.06% -2.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 33 27
Median hourly rate £62.75 £55.00 £36.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.09% +49.99% -13.72%
10th Percentile £42.95 £34.43 £28.45
90th Percentile £68.36 £78.75 £54.85
Median hourly rate £45.50 £47.25 £44.00
% change year-on-year -3.70% +7.39% -2.22%

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 8 March 2021.

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 8 March 2021.

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 8 March 2021. 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 +54 15 £525 - 8
East London +29 5 £518 +3.60% 1
South London +32 2 £425 -19.05% 2
Gradle
England

For the 6 months to 8 March 2021, 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.

1 108 (94.74%) Java
2 74 (64.91%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (64.04%) Maven
4 60 (52.63%) Jenkins
5 52 (45.61%) Microservices
5 52 (45.61%) Kubernetes
6 51 (44.74%) Spring
7 49 (42.98%) Git (software)
8 43 (37.72%) Docker
8 43 (37.72%) DevOps
9 38 (33.33%) Java 8
9 38 (33.33%) TDD
9 38 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 37 (32.46%) AWS
11 35 (30.70%) RESTful
12 32 (28.07%) REST
13 29 (25.44%) Node.js
13 29 (25.44%) Spring Boot
14 28 (24.56%) Continuous Integration
14 28 (24.56%) JUnit
15 25 (21.93%) Ant
15 25 (21.93%) Python
15 25 (21.93%) Software Engineering
16 23 (20.18%) MVC
16 23 (20.18%) BDD
17 22 (19.30%) XML
17 22 (19.30%) GCP
17 22 (19.30%) Enterprise Software
18 21 (18.42%) Kotlin
18 21 (18.42%) SQL

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 13 (11.40%) nginx
2 12 (10.53%) Cloud Foundry
3 11 (9.65%) WebSphere
4 9 (7.89%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (3.51%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.63%) Confluence
7 2 (1.75%) JBoss
7 2 (1.75%) Jetty
7 2 (1.75%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.88%) Apache
8 1 (0.88%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.88%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.88%) Camunda
8 1 (0.88%) DNN
8 1 (0.88%) MTS
Cloud Services
1 37 (32.46%) AWS
2 22 (19.30%) GCP
3 21 (18.42%) Azure
4 19 (16.67%) Serverless
5 18 (15.79%) npm
6 17 (14.91%) GitHub
7 15 (13.16%) OpenShift
8 14 (12.28%) PaaS
9 13 (11.40%) AWS Lambda
10 9 (7.89%) Amazon ECS
11 6 (5.26%) IaaS
12 5 (4.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 5 (4.39%) Amazon Kinesis
12 5 (4.39%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (3.51%) Datadog
13 4 (3.51%) SaaS
13 4 (3.51%) Yarn
14 2 (1.75%) Amazon EKS
15 1 (0.88%) Azure Data Factory
15 1 (0.88%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.53%) HTTP
2 2 (1.75%) DNS
2 2 (1.75%) FTP
2 2 (1.75%) SSL
2 2 (1.75%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.88%) DMZ
3 1 (0.88%) Firewall
3 1 (0.88%) FIX Connectivity
3 1 (0.88%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.79%) MongoDB
2 13 (11.40%) NoSQL
3 11 (9.65%) BigQuery
4 10 (8.77%) MySQL
5 8 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (7.02%) Redis
6 7 (6.14%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (6.14%) Relational Database
6 7 (6.14%) SQL Server
7 5 (4.39%) Big Data
7 5 (4.39%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.63%) InfluxDB
9 1 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.88%) Cosmos DB
9 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.88%) MarkLogic
9 1 (0.88%) Riak
9 1 (0.88%) Semantic Layer
Development Applications
1 73 (64.04%) Maven
2 60 (52.63%) Jenkins
3 49 (42.98%) Git (software)
4 28 (24.56%) JUnit
5 25 (21.93%) Ant
6 19 (16.67%) Mockito
7 16 (14.04%) gulp
8 13 (11.40%) CircleCI
8 13 (11.40%) Travis CI
9 10 (8.77%) GitLab
10 9 (7.89%) git-flow
10 9 (7.89%) JMeter
11 7 (6.14%) Bitbucket
11 7 (6.14%) TeamCity
12 6 (5.26%) JIRA
13 5 (4.39%) Cucumber
13 5 (4.39%) IntelliJ
13 5 (4.39%) SonarQube
13 5 (4.39%) Subversion
14 4 (3.51%) Gerrit
General
1 20 (17.54%) Finance
2 16 (14.04%) Banking
3 4 (3.51%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.75%) Games
4 2 (1.75%) Marketing
4 2 (1.75%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.88%) Automotive
5 1 (0.88%) Billing
5 1 (0.88%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.88%) Electronics
5 1 (0.88%) Front Office
5 1 (0.88%) Hebrew Language
5 1 (0.88%) Legal
5 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.88%) Private Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (61.40%) Developer
2 56 (49.12%) Java Developer
3 20 (17.54%) Senior Developer
4 18 (15.79%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (14.91%) DevOps Engineer
6 16 (14.04%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 9 (7.89%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 8 (7.02%) Java Engineer
9 7 (6.14%) Android Developer
9 7 (6.14%) Full Stack Developer
10 6 (5.26%) Azure Engineer
11 5 (4.39%) Azure DevOps Engineer
12 4 (3.51%) AWS Developer
12 4 (3.51%) Azure DevOps
12 4 (3.51%) Cloud Engineer
12 4 (3.51%) Senior Java Engineer
12 4 (3.51%) Software Engineer
13 3 (2.63%) C++ Developer
13 3 (2.63%) Java Software Engineer
13 3 (2.63%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (44.74%) Spring
2 35 (30.70%) RESTful
3 32 (28.07%) REST
4 29 (25.44%) Node.js
4 29 (25.44%) Spring Boot
5 22 (19.30%) XML
6 21 (18.42%) HTML
6 21 (18.42%) JSON
7 19 (16.67%) Kafka
7 19 (16.67%) Web Services
8 18 (15.79%) SOAP
9 16 (14.04%) AngularJS
9 16 (14.04%) CSS
10 13 (11.40%) HTML5
10 13 (11.40%) JDBC
10 13 (11.40%) React
10 13 (11.40%) RxJava
11 12 (10.53%) J2EE
12 8 (7.02%) GraphQL
13 6 (5.26%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.30%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (11.40%) Data Structures
2 13 (11.40%) Mobile App
3 9 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.89%) Mobile Payment
4 7 (6.14%) User Experience
5 6 (5.26%) Clustering
6 5 (4.39%) Algorithms
6 5 (4.39%) iPad
7 4 (3.51%) Equities
7 4 (3.51%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.75%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.75%) STB
9 1 (0.88%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.88%) Eurex
9 1 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.88%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.88%) Social Media
9 1 (0.88%) TWAP
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.16%) Linux
2 11 (9.65%) Android
3 5 (4.39%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.75%) Unix
4 2 (1.75%) Windows
5 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (64.91%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (45.61%) Microservices
3 43 (37.72%) DevOps
4 38 (33.33%) TDD
5 28 (24.56%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (21.93%) Software Engineering
7 23 (20.18%) BDD
7 23 (20.18%) MVC
8 21 (18.42%) Multithreading
9 20 (17.54%) Mentoring
10 19 (16.67%) Scrum
11 18 (15.79%) OO
11 18 (15.79%) Open Source
12 13 (11.40%) Multithreaded Programming
13 12 (10.53%) SDLC
14 11 (9.65%) Web Development
15 10 (8.77%) API Development
15 10 (8.77%) Digital Transformation Programme
16 9 (7.89%) SOLID
16 9 (7.89%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 108 (94.74%) Java
2 38 (33.33%) Java 8
2 38 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 25 (21.93%) Python
4 21 (18.42%) Kotlin
4 21 (18.42%) SQL
5 10 (8.77%) Groovy
6 9 (7.89%) C++
7 7 (6.14%) PL/SQL
8 6 (5.26%) TypeScript
9 5 (4.39%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.51%) Go
10 4 (3.51%) Scala
11 3 (2.63%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.63%) Clojure
11 3 (2.63%) ClojureScript
11 3 (2.63%) ES6
12 1 (0.88%) Gremlin
12 1 (0.88%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (14.04%) SC Cleared
1 16 (14.04%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.39%) Degree
3 4 (3.51%) AWS Certification
3 4 (3.51%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.88%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.88%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.14%) QA
System Software
1 43 (37.72%) Docker
2 14 (12.28%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.75%) KVM
4 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 52 (45.61%) Kubernetes
2 20 (17.54%) Ansible
3 15 (13.16%) Terraform
4 12 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (9.65%) Argo
6 7 (6.14%) Grafana
6 7 (6.14%) Istio
7 4 (3.51%) Prometheus
7 4 (3.51%) Puppet
7 4 (3.51%) Salt
8 2 (1.75%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.88%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 13 (11.40%) Oracle
2 12 (10.53%) Google
3 5 (4.39%) CA
3 5 (4.39%) CA Agile Central
3 5 (4.39%) Dynatrace
3 5 (4.39%) Splunk
4 3 (2.63%) New Relic
5 2 (1.75%) IBM
6 1 (0.88%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.88%) Cadence
6 1 (0.88%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.88%) SAP
6 1 (0.88%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.88%) Tradeweb