Period
to 15 June 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 15 June 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
15 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 318 266 415
Rank change year-on-year -52 +149 -72
Contract jobs citing Gradle 177 147 199
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.69% 0.81% 0.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.58% 3.87% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 95 129
10th Percentile £426 £368 £485
25th Percentile £495 £450 £525
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £625
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% -20.00% +16.28%
75th Percentile £636 £638 £700
90th Percentile £706 £675 £722
England median daily rate £525 £500 £575
% change year-on-year +5.00% -13.04% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £68.18 £62.00 -
Median % change year-on-year +9.97% - -
England median hourly rate £66.00 £62.00 £62.30
% change year-on-year +6.45% -0.48% -11.00%

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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 4,939 3,802 8,207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 19.19% 20.91% 20.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,455 2,808 5,865
10th Percentile £384 £381 £363
25th Percentile £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £525 £525
75th Percentile £638 £625 £600
90th Percentile £700 £700 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 32
10th Percentile £31.80 £32.58 £21.35
25th Percentile £45.75 £44.94 £29.31
Median hourly rate £59.00 £50.25 £41.21
Median % change year-on-year +17.41% +21.94% -8.43%
75th Percentile £68.18 £63.75 £52.81
90th Percentile £68.74 £64.80 £56.40
England median hourly rate £50.00 £47.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 15 June 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
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 15 June 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 -26 8 £525 - 24
East London +12 7 £495 -12.00% 5
West London +10 6 £545 -0.91% 3
South London +25 2 - - 1
Gradle
England

For the 6 months to 15 June 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.

1 149 (84.18%) Java
2 126 (71.19%) Maven
3 103 (58.19%) Jenkins
4 94 (53.11%) Kubernetes
5 90 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
6 79 (44.63%) Microservices
7 77 (43.50%) Docker
8 74 (41.81%) TDD
9 73 (41.24%) Git (software)
10 67 (37.85%) DevOps
11 59 (33.33%) REST
12 58 (32.77%) AWS
12 58 (32.77%) Spring
13 50 (28.25%) Python
14 47 (26.55%) Software Engineering
15 45 (25.42%) JavaScript
16 43 (24.29%) Azure
16 43 (24.29%) Java 8
17 42 (23.73%) Finance
18 41 (23.16%) Scrum
18 41 (23.16%) RESTful
19 40 (22.60%) NoSQL
20 39 (22.03%) Ansible
20 39 (22.03%) Spring Boot
21 38 (21.47%) MVC
22 36 (20.34%) JUnit
22 36 (20.34%) Mentoring
23 35 (19.77%) Terraform
23 35 (19.77%) Open Source
23 35 (19.77%) Continuous Integration

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 (7.34%) nginx
1 13 (7.34%) Tomcat
2 9 (5.08%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (3.95%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.26%) Apache
4 4 (2.26%) JBoss
5 3 (1.69%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.69%) CMS
5 3 (1.69%) Jetty
6 2 (1.13%) Confluence
6 2 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.13%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.56%) Camunda
7 1 (0.56%) DNN
7 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) ION MarketView
1 1 (0.56%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 58 (32.77%) AWS
2 43 (24.29%) Azure
3 25 (14.12%) Serverless
4 24 (13.56%) GCP
4 24 (13.56%) npm
5 21 (11.86%) GitHub
6 17 (9.60%) PaaS
7 16 (9.04%) IaaS
7 16 (9.04%) OpenShift
8 15 (8.47%) AWS Lambda
9 12 (6.78%) AWS CloudFormation
10 9 (5.08%) dbt
11 6 (3.39%) Amazon EKS
11 6 (3.39%) SaaS
12 4 (2.26%) Amazon ECS
12 4 (2.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 4 (2.26%) Amazon Kinesis
13 2 (1.13%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (1.13%) AWS CodePipeline
13 2 (1.13%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.26%) SSL
2 2 (1.13%) DSL
2 2 (1.13%) Firewall
2 2 (1.13%) Network Security
3 1 (0.56%) FIX Connectivity
3 1 (0.56%) HTTP
3 1 (0.56%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (22.60%) NoSQL
2 14 (7.91%) SQL Server
3 13 (7.34%) MongoDB
4 10 (5.65%) BigQuery
4 10 (5.65%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (5.65%) Relational Database
5 9 (5.08%) Redis
6 7 (3.95%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (3.95%) MySQL
7 6 (3.39%) Big Data
7 6 (3.39%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.69%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.69%) Riak
9 2 (1.13%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.13%) MarkLogic
9 2 (1.13%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.56%) Cloud Spanner
10 1 (0.56%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.56%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 126 (71.19%) Maven
2 103 (58.19%) Jenkins
3 73 (41.24%) Git (software)
4 36 (20.34%) JUnit
5 23 (12.99%) gulp
6 22 (12.43%) CircleCI
6 22 (12.43%) TeamCity
7 17 (9.60%) Ant
7 17 (9.60%) Mockito
7 17 (9.60%) Travis CI
8 12 (6.78%) JIRA
8 12 (6.78%) Sonatype Nexus
9 11 (6.21%) Calabash
9 11 (6.21%) GitLab
10 10 (5.65%) Cucumber
11 9 (5.08%) IntelliJ
12 8 (4.52%) Android Studio
13 7 (3.95%) Log4j
14 6 (3.39%) Concordion
14 6 (3.39%) JBehave
General
1 42 (23.73%) Finance
2 33 (18.64%) Social Skills
3 20 (11.30%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (11.30%) Banking
4 5 (2.82%) Front Office
4 5 (2.82%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.13%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.13%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.13%) Presentation Skills
5 2 (1.13%) Private Banking
5 2 (1.13%) Publishing
6 1 (0.56%) Automotive
6 1 (0.56%) Back Office
6 1 (0.56%) Games
6 1 (0.56%) Hebrew Language
6 1 (0.56%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 106 (59.89%) Developer
2 76 (42.94%) Java Developer
3 35 (19.77%) DevOps Engineer
4 26 (14.69%) Senior Developer
5 25 (14.12%) Senior Java Developer
6 16 (9.04%) Android Developer
7 15 (8.47%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 14 (7.91%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 8 (4.52%) Architect
10 7 (3.95%) Software Engineer
11 6 (3.39%) Backend Developer
11 6 (3.39%) Cloud Architect
11 6 (3.39%) Java Engineer
12 5 (2.82%) Azure Architect
12 5 (2.82%) Azure Engineer
12 5 (2.82%) Lead DevOps
12 5 (2.82%) Python Engineer
12 5 (2.82%) React Developer
12 5 (2.82%) Software Developer
13 4 (2.26%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (33.33%) REST
2 58 (32.77%) Spring
3 41 (23.16%) RESTful
4 39 (22.03%) Spring Boot
5 34 (19.21%) Node.js
6 23 (12.99%) HTML
6 23 (12.99%) React
7 21 (11.86%) Web Services
8 20 (11.30%) Kafka
8 20 (11.30%) XML
9 18 (10.17%) AngularJS
9 18 (10.17%) JSON
10 14 (7.91%) CSS
10 14 (7.91%) JDBC
11 12 (6.78%) Android SDK
12 11 (6.21%) GraphQL
13 10 (5.65%) Hibernate
13 10 (5.65%) JPA
13 10 (5.65%) jQuery
13 10 (5.65%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.60%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (5.65%) Cloud Native
2 10 (5.65%) Data Structures
3 8 (4.52%) Algorithms
3 8 (4.52%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.95%) Public Cloud
5 5 (2.82%) Animation
5 5 (2.82%) Clustering
5 5 (2.82%) Reference Data
6 4 (2.26%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.69%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.69%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.69%) TWAP
7 3 (1.69%) VWAP
8 2 (1.13%) CMDB
8 2 (1.13%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.13%) User Experience
9 1 (0.56%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.56%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (17.51%) Linux
2 19 (10.73%) Android
3 12 (6.78%) Windows
4 6 (3.39%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.39%) Unix
5 5 (2.82%) Solaris
6 4 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.26%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.13%) CentOS
8 1 (0.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (44.63%) Microservices
3 74 (41.81%) TDD
4 67 (37.85%) DevOps
5 47 (26.55%) Software Engineering
6 41 (23.16%) Scrum
7 38 (21.47%) MVC
8 36 (20.34%) Mentoring
9 35 (19.77%) Continuous Integration
9 35 (19.77%) Open Source
10 31 (17.51%) BDD
11 27 (15.25%) OO
12 24 (13.56%) Software Delivery
13 22 (12.43%) Test Automation
14 18 (10.17%) Pair Programming
15 17 (9.60%) Continuous Delivery
16 16 (9.04%) Android Development
17 15 (8.47%) Backlog Management
18 14 (7.91%) Infrastructure as Code
18 14 (7.91%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 149 (84.18%) Java
2 50 (28.25%) Python
3 45 (25.42%) JavaScript
4 43 (24.29%) Java 8
5 31 (17.51%) Groovy
5 31 (17.51%) SQL
6 18 (10.17%) PowerShell
7 16 (9.04%) Bash Shell
8 14 (7.91%) Kotlin
9 13 (7.34%) Scala
10 8 (4.52%) Ruby
11 7 (3.95%) C#
11 7 (3.95%) Go
11 7 (3.95%) PL/SQL
11 7 (3.95%) TypeScript
12 6 (3.39%) Shell Script
13 4 (2.26%) ES6
14 3 (1.69%) C++
15 2 (1.13%) AWK
15 2 (1.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (7.91%) SC Cleared
1 14 (7.91%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.26%) Degree
3 3 (1.69%) AWS Certification
3 3 (1.69%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.13%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.56%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.08%) QA
2 5 (2.82%) Accessibility
3 4 (2.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 77 (43.50%) Docker
2 13 (7.34%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (1.13%) KVM
Systems Management
1 94 (53.11%) Kubernetes
2 39 (22.03%) Ansible
3 35 (19.77%) Terraform
4 24 (13.56%) Opscode Chef
5 23 (12.99%) Grafana
6 22 (12.43%) Prometheus
7 12 (6.78%) Istio
8 9 (5.08%) Argo
9 8 (4.52%) Puppet
10 4 (2.26%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (1.13%) ITRS Geneos
11 2 (1.13%) Kustomize
11 2 (1.13%) Salt
12 1 (0.56%) Consul
12 1 (0.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (14.69%) Oracle
2 18 (10.17%) Google
3 14 (7.91%) CA
3 14 (7.91%) CA Agile Central
4 11 (6.21%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.82%) New Relic
5 5 (2.82%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.26%) VMware
7 3 (1.69%) Splunk
8 2 (1.13%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.13%) Cadence
8 2 (1.13%) Databricks
8 2 (1.13%) Dynatrace
8 2 (1.13%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.56%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.56%) Delphix
9 1 (0.56%) Facebook
9 1 (0.56%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.56%) SaltStack