Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 315 272 418
Rank change year-on-year -43 +146 -117
Contract jobs citing Gradle 285 96 159
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.80% 0.69% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.11% 3.57% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 69 93
10th Percentile £461 £403 £432
25th Percentile £514 £463 £513
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £610 £540 £625
Median % change year-on-year +12.96% -13.60% +19.05%
75th Percentile £700 £613 £675
90th Percentile £750 £690 £713
England median daily rate £600 £500 £550
% change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £68.40 - -
England median hourly rate £66.00 - £16.00

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 6,926 2,692 6,798
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 19.39% 19.35% 18.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,945 1,943 4,942
10th Percentile £406 £363 £363
25th Percentile £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £520 £525
Median % change year-on-year +5.77% -0.95% +2.94%
75th Percentile £663 £600 £600
90th Percentile £726 £700 £675
England median daily rate £525 £495 £475
% change year-on-year +6.06% +4.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 4 17
10th Percentile £25.93 £27.33 £18.32
25th Percentile £41.81 £30.81 £31.25
Median hourly rate £59.50 £42.25 £50.00
Median % change year-on-year +40.83% -15.50% +66.67%
75th Percentile £64.88 £54.25 £55.50
90th Percentile £80.38 £54.70 £60.50
England median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £46.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +8.24%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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
East London -1 9 £500 +6.95% 5
West London -6 9 £598 - 3
Central London -60 9 £588 +4.44% 31
South London 0 3 £475 -5.94%
Gradle
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 207 (72.63%) Java
2 204 (71.58%) Maven
3 203 (71.23%) Jenkins
4 185 (64.91%) Kubernetes
5 165 (57.89%) Docker
5 165 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
6 141 (49.47%) DevOps
7 131 (45.96%) Azure
8 106 (37.19%) Terraform
9 89 (31.23%) GitHub
10 86 (30.18%) Microservices
11 84 (29.47%) Finance
11 84 (29.47%) Git (software)
11 84 (29.47%) TDD
12 76 (26.67%) AWS
13 74 (25.96%) Scrum
14 71 (24.91%) TeamCity
15 69 (24.21%) Spring
16 68 (23.86%) Microsoft
17 67 (23.51%) JavaScript
18 64 (22.46%) Open Source
19 62 (21.75%) Ansible
20 60 (21.05%) Infrastructure as Code
21 58 (20.35%) Kafka
22 54 (18.95%) Social Skills
23 53 (18.60%) Software Engineering
24 52 (18.25%) Banking
25 49 (17.19%) GCP
26 46 (16.14%) C#
27 45 (15.79%) Linux

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 16 (5.61%) Apache Spark
2 11 (3.86%) Cloud Foundry
3 10 (3.51%) Apache
3 10 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (3.51%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.81%) Appian
5 7 (2.46%) Confluence
5 7 (2.46%) nginx
6 5 (1.75%) CMS
7 3 (1.05%) JBoss
7 3 (1.05%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.35%) Camunda
8 1 (0.35%) Jetty
8 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.05%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.35%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.35%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 131 (45.96%) Azure
2 89 (31.23%) GitHub
3 76 (26.67%) AWS
4 49 (17.19%) GCP
5 36 (12.63%) AWS CloudFormation
6 28 (9.82%) PaaS
7 25 (8.77%) IaaS
7 25 (8.77%) npm
8 24 (8.42%) Serverless
9 9 (3.16%) AWS Lambda
9 9 (3.16%) Azure Functions
9 9 (3.16%) GitHub Actions
10 8 (2.81%) Azure Data Factory
10 8 (2.81%) OpenShift
11 6 (2.11%) SaaS
12 4 (1.40%) Amazon EKS
12 4 (1.40%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (1.40%) Azure Active Directory
13 3 (1.05%) dbt
14 2 (0.70%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.96%) HTTP
2 8 (2.81%) MQTT
3 7 (2.46%) SSL
4 5 (1.75%) Internet
5 4 (1.40%) Firewall
6 3 (1.05%) DNS
7 2 (0.70%) DSL
7 2 (0.70%) NAS
7 2 (0.70%) Network Security
7 2 (0.70%) SAN
8 1 (0.35%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.35%) SMTP
8 1 (0.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (14.39%) NoSQL
2 15 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (4.56%) MongoDB
4 11 (3.86%) MySQL
4 11 (3.86%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.81%) Delta Lake
6 7 (2.46%) Big Data
7 6 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (2.11%) Redis
8 5 (1.75%) Flink
8 5 (1.75%) InfluxDB
8 5 (1.75%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.75%) SQL Server
9 4 (1.40%) BigQuery
10 3 (1.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.70%) DB2
12 1 (0.35%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.35%) Impala
12 1 (0.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 204 (71.58%) Maven
2 203 (71.23%) Jenkins
3 84 (29.47%) Git (software)
4 71 (24.91%) TeamCity
5 30 (10.53%) JUnit
6 27 (9.47%) JIRA
7 25 (8.77%) CircleCI
8 24 (8.42%) Sonatype Nexus
9 23 (8.07%) gulp
10 20 (7.02%) IntelliJ
10 20 (7.02%) Travis CI
11 17 (5.96%) GitLab
12 16 (5.61%) Ant
12 16 (5.61%) Mockito
13 15 (5.26%) Android Studio
14 13 (4.56%) Selenium
14 13 (4.56%) SonarQube
15 11 (3.86%) Calabash
16 10 (3.51%) Cypress.io
17 9 (3.16%) Hudson
General
1 84 (29.47%) Finance
2 54 (18.95%) Social Skills
3 52 (18.25%) Banking
4 27 (9.47%) Investment Banking
5 22 (7.72%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.46%) Front Office
6 7 (2.46%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.11%) Public Sector
7 6 (2.11%) Publishing
8 5 (1.75%) Automotive
9 3 (1.05%) Retail
9 3 (1.05%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.70%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.70%) Presentation Skills
11 1 (0.35%) Back Office
11 1 (0.35%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 1 (0.35%) Law
11 1 (0.35%) Legal
11 1 (0.35%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 127 (44.56%) Developer
2 79 (27.72%) Java Developer
3 58 (20.35%) DevOps Engineer
4 43 (15.09%) Architect
5 35 (12.28%) Senior Developer
6 32 (11.23%) Azure Architect
7 26 (9.12%) Senior Java Developer
8 25 (8.77%) Azure Engineer
8 25 (8.77%) Cloud Architect
9 23 (8.07%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 20 (7.02%) Cloud Engineer
10 20 (7.02%) Java Engineer
11 17 (5.96%) Android Developer
12 16 (5.61%) Solutions Architect
13 14 (4.91%) Azure DevOps Engineer
14 13 (4.56%) Senior Java Engineer
15 12 (4.21%) Software Developer
16 8 (2.81%) Software Engineer
17 7 (2.46%) Backend Developer
17 7 (2.46%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (24.21%) Spring
2 58 (20.35%) Kafka
3 37 (12.98%) REST
4 36 (12.63%) RESTful
5 28 (9.82%) Spring Boot
6 24 (8.42%) JSON
7 23 (8.07%) XML
8 20 (7.02%) Node.js
9 18 (6.32%) Android SDK
9 18 (6.32%) Web Services
10 17 (5.96%) HTML
11 16 (5.61%) Dagger
12 15 (5.26%) React
12 15 (5.26%) RxJava
13 14 (4.91%) Elastic Stack
14 12 (4.21%) gRPC
15 10 (3.51%) AngularJS
16 9 (3.16%) CSS
16 9 (3.16%) JDBC
16 9 (3.16%) Retrofit
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.58%) Public Cloud
2 22 (7.72%) Cloud Native
3 12 (4.21%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (2.81%) Algorithms
5 8 (2.81%) Data Structures
6 7 (2.46%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.11%) Legacy Applications
8 5 (1.75%) Mobile Banking
8 5 (1.75%) Mobile Payment
8 5 (1.75%) User Experience
9 3 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.05%) iPad
9 3 (1.05%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.05%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.70%) Animation
10 2 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.70%) Grid Computing
10 2 (0.70%) PKI
10 2 (0.70%) TWAP
Operating Systems
1 45 (15.79%) Linux
2 30 (10.53%) Windows
3 21 (7.37%) Android
4 14 (4.91%) Unix
5 4 (1.40%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.05%) Solaris
7 2 (0.70%) CentOS
7 2 (0.70%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (49.47%) DevOps
3 86 (30.18%) Microservices
4 84 (29.47%) TDD
5 74 (25.96%) Scrum
6 64 (22.46%) Open Source
7 60 (21.05%) Infrastructure as Code
8 53 (18.60%) Software Engineering
9 37 (12.98%) Collaborative Working
9 37 (12.98%) Test Automation
10 33 (11.58%) Migration
11 32 (11.23%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (10.88%) Kanban
13 30 (10.53%) BDD
13 30 (10.53%) Mentoring
14 27 (9.47%) Clean Code
15 25 (8.77%) Pair Programming
15 25 (8.77%) Software Delivery
16 21 (7.37%) MVC
17 19 (6.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 207 (72.63%) Java
2 67 (23.51%) JavaScript
3 46 (16.14%) C#
4 45 (15.79%) Bash Shell
4 45 (15.79%) Python
5 44 (15.44%) PowerShell
6 38 (13.33%) Groovy
7 37 (12.98%) SQL
8 35 (12.28%) Java 8
9 24 (8.42%) Scala
10 18 (6.32%) Kotlin
11 17 (5.96%) Java 11
12 10 (3.51%) Shell Script
12 10 (3.51%) TypeScript
13 9 (3.16%) Ruby
14 8 (2.81%) PHP
14 8 (2.81%) VB
15 7 (2.46%) PL/SQL
16 6 (2.11%) Go
17 3 (1.05%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (4.91%) SC Cleared
1 14 (4.91%) Security Cleared
2 9 (3.16%) Degree
3 6 (2.11%) DBS Check
4 2 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.35%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.35%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.35%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.86%) QA
2 3 (1.05%) GDPR
3 2 (0.70%) Accessibility
3 2 (0.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 165 (57.89%) Docker
2 10 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.46%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.70%) NFS
5 2 (0.70%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.35%) HDFS
6 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.35%) KVM
6 1 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 185 (64.91%) Kubernetes
2 106 (37.19%) Terraform
3 62 (21.75%) Ansible
4 39 (13.68%) Grafana
5 36 (12.63%) Prometheus
6 26 (9.12%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (4.56%) Argo
8 10 (3.51%) Puppet
9 7 (2.46%) Docker Swarm
9 7 (2.46%) Kibana
10 6 (2.11%) Istio
11 2 (0.70%) Kustomize
12 1 (0.35%) Consul
12 1 (0.35%) Oozie
Vendors
1 68 (23.86%) Microsoft
2 33 (11.58%) Google
3 20 (7.02%) Databricks
3 20 (7.02%) Oracle
4 16 (5.61%) CA
4 16 (5.61%) CA Agile Central
5 12 (4.21%) Atlassian
6 10 (3.51%) VMware
7 8 (2.81%) MuleSoft
8 5 (1.75%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.40%) Dynatrace
9 4 (1.40%) Solace
10 3 (1.05%) IBM
10 3 (1.05%) Temenos
11 2 (0.70%) Apple
11 2 (0.70%) F5
11 2 (0.70%) Perforce
11 2 (0.70%) SaltStack
11 2 (0.70%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.35%) Splunk