Period
to 15 November 2019

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 November 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
England > London
6 months to
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 384 305 376
Rank change year-on-year -79 +71 +17
Contract jobs citing Gradle 168 392 287
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.47% 0.84% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.56% 3.73% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 302 191
London median daily rate £575 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +15.79%
10th Percentile £428 £413 £375
90th Percentile £713 £713 £675
England median daily rate £538 £510 £450
% change year-on-year +5.39% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
London median hourly rate £41.93 - £40.00
10th Percentile £35.94 - £37.50
90th Percentile £51.45 - £42.50
England median hourly rate £25.50 - £62.50

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 6,558 10,521 9,433
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 18.19% 22.67% 20.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,712 7,815 7,124
London median daily rate £525 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% +8.11%
10th Percentile £363 £368 £350
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 17 29
London median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £20.66 £16.70 £22.64
90th Percentile £84.50 £61.06 £48.66
England median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +3.66%

Gradle
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Gradle in London

Gradle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Gradle in London

Gradle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Gradle in London over the 6 months to 15 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Gradle in London

Gradle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Gradle in London.

Contractor 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 November 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
Central London -21 35 £550 +4.76% 19
South London +38 9 £554 +16.58% 4
East London +21 1 £468 -8.33% 3
Gradle
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 London region with a requirement for Gradle.

1 143 (85.12%) Java
2 114 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (63.10%) Git (software)
4 103 (61.31%) Maven
5 99 (58.93%) Spring
6 97 (57.74%) Jenkins
7 86 (51.19%) Microservices
8 76 (45.24%) Spring Boot
9 74 (44.05%) TDD
10 65 (38.69%) REST
10 65 (38.69%) Docker
11 59 (35.12%) Linux
12 58 (34.52%) BDD
12 58 (34.52%) DevOps
12 58 (34.52%) Kubernetes
12 58 (34.52%) Java 8
13 55 (32.74%) JUnit
14 54 (32.14%) Scrum
15 51 (30.36%) Web Services
16 47 (27.98%) Open Source
17 46 (27.38%) Pair Programming
18 45 (26.79%) SQL
18 45 (26.79%) Kafka
19 44 (26.19%) NoSQL
20 43 (25.60%) JIRA
21 41 (24.40%) Confluence
22 40 (23.81%) Node.js
23 38 (22.62%) JavaScript
24 37 (22.02%) Ansible
25 35 (20.83%) Mockito

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 41 (24.40%) Confluence
2 24 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 17 (10.12%) Jetty
4 14 (8.33%) Cloud Foundry
5 13 (7.74%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (5.95%) WebLogic
7 9 (5.36%) Apache
7 9 (5.36%) Apache Spark
8 7 (4.17%) Magnolia
8 7 (4.17%) nginx
9 6 (3.57%) JBoss
9 6 (3.57%) Oracle Self-Service HR
10 5 (2.98%) WebSphere
11 3 (1.79%) DataSynapse
12 1 (0.60%) IIS
12 1 (0.60%) Mongrel
12 1 (0.60%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.60%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.60%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.60%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 33 (19.64%) AWS
2 29 (17.26%) Azure
3 28 (16.67%) GitHub
4 16 (9.52%) GCP
5 12 (7.14%) Amazon SQS
5 12 (7.14%) npm
6 10 (5.95%) Amazon S3
6 10 (5.95%) PaaS
7 9 (5.36%) AWS Lambda
7 9 (5.36%) Serverless
8 6 (3.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 5 (2.98%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (1.79%) Amazon ECS
11 3 (1.79%) AWS CodePipeline
11 3 (1.79%) AWS Fargate
11 3 (1.79%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.60%) BrowserStack
12 1 (0.60%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.90%) HTTP
2 17 (10.12%) TCP/IP
3 11 (6.55%) SSL
4 10 (5.95%) DNS
4 10 (5.95%) FTP
5 8 (4.76%) Internet
6 6 (3.57%) SSH
7 4 (2.38%) Kerberos
8 2 (1.19%) DSL
9 1 (0.60%) Firewall
9 1 (0.60%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.60%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (26.19%) NoSQL
2 31 (18.45%) MongoDB
2 31 (18.45%) MySQL
3 26 (15.48%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (8.93%) Apache Cassandra
5 13 (7.74%) Oracle Database
6 9 (5.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 9 (5.36%) Cosmos DB
6 9 (5.36%) SQL Server
7 7 (4.17%) InfluxDB
8 6 (3.57%) Hadoop
9 5 (2.98%) Redis
10 4 (2.38%) Amazon Aurora
10 4 (2.38%) Big Data
11 3 (1.79%) DB2
12 2 (1.19%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.19%) SQLite
13 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 12c
13 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 106 (63.10%) Git (software)
2 103 (61.31%) Maven
3 97 (57.74%) Jenkins
4 55 (32.74%) JUnit
5 43 (25.60%) JIRA
6 35 (20.83%) Mockito
7 24 (14.29%) Selenium
8 23 (13.69%) Sonatype Nexus
9 21 (12.50%) Cucumber
9 21 (12.50%) GitLab
9 21 (12.50%) Hudson
10 17 (10.12%) IntelliJ
10 17 (10.12%) SonarQube
11 16 (9.52%) gulp
12 15 (8.93%) TeamCity
13 14 (8.33%) Ant
14 13 (7.74%) Subversion
15 11 (6.55%) Eclipse
16 10 (5.95%) Geb
16 10 (5.95%) Mercurial
General
1 24 (14.29%) Banking
2 9 (5.36%) Finance
3 8 (4.76%) Public Sector
4 5 (2.98%) Automotive
5 3 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.19%) Front Office
7 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 106 (63.10%) Developer
2 70 (41.67%) Java Developer
3 32 (19.05%) Agile Developer
4 30 (17.86%) DevOps Engineer
5 25 (14.88%) Agile Java Developer
6 22 (13.10%) Senior Developer
7 18 (10.71%) Senior Java Developer
8 15 (8.93%) Java Engineer
9 13 (7.74%) Senior Agile Developer
9 13 (7.74%) Senior Agile Java Developer
10 12 (7.14%) Scala Developer
11 11 (6.55%) Backend Developer
12 10 (5.95%) AWS Engineer
13 8 (4.76%) Senior Java Engineer
14 7 (4.17%) Architect
14 7 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
15 5 (2.98%) AWS Developer
15 5 (2.98%) AWS DevOps
15 5 (2.98%) Enterprise Architect
16 4 (2.38%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (58.93%) Spring
2 76 (45.24%) Spring Boot
3 65 (38.69%) REST
4 51 (30.36%) Web Services
5 45 (26.79%) Kafka
6 40 (23.81%) Node.js
7 31 (18.45%) HTML
8 30 (17.86%) JSON
9 28 (16.67%) HTML5
9 28 (16.67%) RESTful
10 26 (15.48%) CSS
11 24 (14.29%) AngularJS
11 24 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
12 23 (13.69%) SOAP
13 17 (10.12%) J2EE
14 16 (9.52%) CSS3
14 16 (9.52%) Guice
14 16 (9.52%) XML
15 15 (8.93%) JMS
15 15 (8.93%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.67%) User Experience
2 21 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 10 (5.95%) Derivative
4 9 (5.36%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (4.17%) iPad
6 6 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.98%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.98%) Grid Computing
7 5 (2.98%) Public Cloud
8 4 (2.38%) Equity Derivative
9 3 (1.79%) Equities
9 3 (1.79%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (1.19%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.19%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (1.19%) PKI
11 1 (0.60%) ASIC
11 1 (0.60%) Cloud Native
11 1 (0.60%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.60%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 59 (35.12%) Linux
2 14 (8.33%) Android
3 12 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 11 (6.55%) Windows
5 8 (4.76%) CentOS
6 7 (4.17%) Debian
6 7 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (4.17%) Ubuntu
7 6 (3.57%) Mac OS X
8 5 (2.98%) Unix
9 3 (1.79%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.60%) Fedora
10 1 (0.60%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (51.19%) Microservices
3 74 (44.05%) TDD
4 58 (34.52%) BDD
4 58 (34.52%) DevOps
5 54 (32.14%) Scrum
6 47 (27.98%) Open Source
7 46 (27.38%) Pair Programming
8 26 (15.48%) Kanban
9 23 (13.69%) Test Automation
10 20 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (11.31%) Software Engineering
12 15 (8.93%) Acceptance Criteria
12 15 (8.93%) Mentoring
13 14 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
13 14 (8.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 14 (8.33%) High Availability
14 13 (7.74%) Architectural Design
14 13 (7.74%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (7.74%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 143 (85.12%) Java
2 58 (34.52%) Java 8
3 45 (26.79%) SQL
4 38 (22.62%) JavaScript
5 34 (20.24%) Python
6 33 (19.64%) Kotlin
7 30 (17.86%) Groovy
8 25 (14.88%) Scala
9 17 (10.12%) Bash Shell
10 14 (8.33%) Clojure
11 13 (7.74%) ClojureScript
12 12 (7.14%) Java 9
13 10 (5.95%) ES6
13 10 (5.95%) Shell Script
13 10 (5.95%) TypeScript
14 9 (5.36%) Perl
14 9 (5.36%) Ruby
15 8 (4.76%) C++
15 8 (4.76%) T-SQL
16 6 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (8.93%) Degree
2 14 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 10 (5.95%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) GDPR
2 1 (0.60%) PSD2
System Software
1 65 (38.69%) Docker
2 4 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.60%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 58 (34.52%) Kubernetes
2 37 (22.02%) Ansible
3 23 (13.69%) Puppet
3 23 (13.69%) Terraform
4 20 (11.90%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (11.31%) Grafana
6 12 (7.14%) Prometheus
7 10 (5.95%) Docker Swarm
8 8 (4.76%) Salt
9 3 (1.79%) Kibana
10 2 (1.19%) Istio
11 1 (0.60%) Graylog
11 1 (0.60%) logstash
11 1 (0.60%) Nagios
11 1 (0.60%) Packer
Vendors
1 23 (13.69%) Oracle
2 12 (7.14%) Google
3 11 (6.55%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 7 (4.17%) MuleSoft
6 6 (3.57%) Cloudera
6 6 (3.57%) Hortonworks
6 6 (3.57%) Sybase
7 5 (2.98%) TIBCO
8 4 (2.38%) Cognizant
8 4 (2.38%) Splunk
9 2 (1.19%) CA
9 2 (1.19%) CA Agile Central
9 2 (1.19%) Perforce
9 2 (1.19%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.19%) TOWER Software
10 1 (0.60%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.60%) Dynatrace
10 1 (0.60%) New Relic
10 1 (0.60%) Rackspace