Period
to 28 September 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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 262 397 287
Rank change year-on-year +135 -110 +91
Contract jobs citing Gradle 92 170 406
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.69% 0.45% 0.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.58% 2.37% 3.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 91 325
Median daily rate £540 £625 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.60% +19.05% -2.33%
10th Percentile £375 £450 £402
90th Percentile £686 £713 £713
England median daily rate £500 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £16.00 £70.00
% change year-on-year - -77.14% +12.00%

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 2,572 7,162 10,341
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 19.33% 18.82% 22.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,718 5,083 7,652
Median daily rate £520 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.95% +5.00% +3.09%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £363
90th Percentile £713 £675 £650
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 18
Median hourly rate £35.00 £41.25 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +28.91% -1.54%
10th Percentile £31.98 £20.65 £16.78
90th Percentile £48.60 £83.35 £73.67
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -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 28 September 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
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 28 September 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 +128 14 £500 -13.04% 6
South London +54 3 £540 -
West London +65 1 - -
East London +51 1 £468 -
Gradle
England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 80 (86.96%) Java
2 63 (68.48%) Maven
3 51 (55.43%) DevOps
4 50 (54.35%) Jenkins
5 48 (52.17%) Git (software)
6 47 (51.09%) Spring
7 46 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 40 (43.48%) Spring Boot
9 38 (41.30%) AWS
10 35 (38.04%) Docker
10 35 (38.04%) Microservices
11 32 (34.78%) Java 8
12 29 (31.52%) RESTful
13 27 (29.35%) Azure
13 27 (29.35%) Scrum
14 23 (25.00%) Python
15 22 (23.91%) TDD
15 22 (23.91%) Open Source
15 22 (23.91%) Test Automation
16 21 (22.83%) AngularJS
16 21 (22.83%) Linux
17 19 (20.65%) MongoDB
18 18 (19.57%) Android
18 18 (19.57%) Node.js
18 18 (19.57%) Terraform
19 17 (18.48%) REST
19 17 (18.48%) Apple iOS
19 17 (18.48%) JUnit
19 17 (18.48%) MySQL
20 16 (17.39%) Pair Programming

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 (17.39%) Cloud Foundry
2 9 (9.78%) Confluence
3 8 (8.70%) nginx
4 7 (7.61%) Apache Spark
4 7 (7.61%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (6.52%) Tomcat
6 5 (5.43%) JBoss
6 5 (5.43%) Jetty
6 5 (5.43%) MQSeries
6 5 (5.43%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 5 (5.43%) Red Hat Fuse
6 5 (5.43%) WebLogic
7 4 (4.35%) Apache
8 3 (3.26%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.09%) Camunda
9 1 (1.09%) NServiceBus
9 1 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 38 (41.30%) AWS
2 27 (29.35%) Azure
3 11 (11.96%) Amazon ECS
4 10 (10.87%) PaaS
5 9 (9.78%) GCP
5 9 (9.78%) npm
6 7 (7.61%) AWS Fargate
6 7 (7.61%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (7.61%) GitHub
7 5 (5.43%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (4.35%) Serverless
9 3 (3.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (3.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 3 (3.26%) Amazon Kinesis
9 3 (3.26%) AWS CloudTrail
9 3 (3.26%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (3.26%) Office 365
9 3 (3.26%) OpenShift
9 3 (3.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (2.17%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.96%) HTTP
2 5 (5.43%) SSH
3 4 (4.35%) FIX Connectivity
4 3 (3.26%) DNS
5 2 (2.17%) Internet
5 2 (2.17%) RTMP
6 1 (1.09%) FTP
6 1 (1.09%) SSL
6 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.65%) MongoDB
2 17 (18.48%) MySQL
3 11 (11.96%) NoSQL
4 8 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (8.70%) SQL Server
5 7 (7.61%) BigQuery
5 7 (7.61%) Relational Database
6 6 (6.52%) Redis
7 5 (5.43%) Hadoop
7 5 (5.43%) Oracle Database
8 4 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (3.26%) Big Data
10 2 (2.17%) Power BI
10 2 (2.17%) RDBMS
11 1 (1.09%) Cosmos DB
11 1 (1.09%) Couchbase
11 1 (1.09%) Flink
11 1 (1.09%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 63 (68.48%) Maven
2 50 (54.35%) Jenkins
3 48 (52.17%) Git (software)
4 17 (18.48%) JUnit
5 16 (17.39%) CircleCI
6 13 (14.13%) Vagrant
7 11 (11.96%) Ant
7 11 (11.96%) Mockito
8 10 (10.87%) Eclipse
8 10 (10.87%) IntelliJ
8 10 (10.87%) JIRA
9 9 (9.78%) gulp
9 9 (9.78%) Xcode
10 8 (8.70%) Cucumber
10 8 (8.70%) TeamCity
10 8 (8.70%) Travis CI
11 7 (7.61%) Selenium
12 5 (5.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (5.43%) Hudson
12 5 (5.43%) Mercurial
General
1 13 (14.13%) Finance
2 11 (11.96%) Banking
2 11 (11.96%) Public Sector
3 8 (8.70%) Investment Banking
4 7 (7.61%) Front Office
5 2 (2.17%) Law
6 1 (1.09%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.09%) Electronics
6 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.09%) Marketing
6 1 (1.09%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (53.26%) Developer
2 33 (35.87%) Java Developer
3 18 (19.57%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (14.13%) Full Stack Developer
5 8 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.52%) Architect
6 6 (6.52%) DevOps Developer
6 6 (6.52%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (5.43%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.35%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Backend Developer
8 4 (4.35%) Mobile Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Web Developer
9 3 (3.26%) Android Developer
9 3 (3.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (3.26%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (3.26%) Java Web Developer
9 3 (3.26%) React Developer
9 3 (3.26%) SC Cleared Java Developer
10 2 (2.17%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (51.09%) Spring
2 40 (43.48%) Spring Boot
3 29 (31.52%) RESTful
4 21 (22.83%) AngularJS
5 18 (19.57%) Node.js
6 17 (18.48%) REST
7 14 (15.22%) Kafka
7 14 (15.22%) RabbitMQ
8 13 (14.13%) Apache Camel
8 13 (14.13%) React
8 13 (14.13%) Web Services
9 10 (10.87%) HTML
9 10 (10.87%) HTML5
10 6 (6.52%) .NET
10 6 (6.52%) JSON
10 6 (6.52%) Spring Security
11 5 (5.43%) GWT
11 5 (5.43%) jQuery
11 5 (5.43%) STL
11 5 (5.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.78%) Mobile App
2 8 (8.70%) Derivative
2 8 (8.70%) Equities
3 6 (6.52%) User Experience
4 5 (5.43%) iPad
4 5 (5.43%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.35%) TWAP
5 4 (4.35%) VWAP
6 3 (3.26%) Data Structures
6 3 (3.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.09%) Grid Computing
8 1 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.09%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.83%) Linux
2 18 (19.57%) Android
3 17 (18.48%) Apple iOS
4 5 (5.43%) CentOS
4 5 (5.43%) Debian
4 5 (5.43%) Mac OS X
4 5 (5.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (5.43%) Ubuntu
4 5 (5.43%) Windows
5 3 (3.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (55.43%) DevOps
2 46 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (38.04%) Microservices
4 27 (29.35%) Scrum
5 22 (23.91%) Open Source
5 22 (23.91%) TDD
5 22 (23.91%) Test Automation
6 16 (17.39%) Pair Programming
7 15 (16.30%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (13.04%) SDLC
9 11 (11.96%) OO
10 10 (10.87%) Kanban
10 10 (10.87%) UML
11 9 (9.78%) Web Development
12 8 (8.70%) Low Latency
12 8 (8.70%) Mentoring
12 8 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
13 7 (7.61%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (7.61%) Multithreading
13 7 (7.61%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 80 (86.96%) Java
2 32 (34.78%) Java 8
3 23 (25.00%) Python
4 15 (16.30%) Bash Shell
4 15 (16.30%) JavaScript
5 13 (14.13%) Groovy
6 12 (13.04%) SQL
7 11 (11.96%) Kotlin
8 8 (8.70%) Apple Swift
9 7 (7.61%) C#
9 7 (7.61%) C++
10 6 (6.52%) Clojure
10 6 (6.52%) ClojureScript
10 6 (6.52%) Scala
11 5 (5.43%) Perl
11 5 (5.43%) PL/SQL
11 5 (5.43%) Ruby
11 5 (5.43%) T-SQL
12 4 (4.35%) VBA
13 2 (2.17%) Go
Qualifications
1 11 (11.96%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.78%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.17%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.09%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.09%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.78%) QA
System Software
1 35 (38.04%) Docker
2 8 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (19.57%) Terraform
2 16 (17.39%) Kubernetes
3 14 (15.22%) Ansible
4 9 (9.78%) Puppet
5 8 (8.70%) Prometheus
6 7 (7.61%) Argo
6 7 (7.61%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (6.52%) Salt
8 3 (3.26%) Grafana
9 1 (1.09%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (1.09%) Knative
9 1 (1.09%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 8 (8.70%) Oracle
2 7 (7.61%) Google
3 6 (6.52%) AppDynamics
3 6 (6.52%) Splunk
4 5 (5.43%) Axway
4 5 (5.43%) Cloudera
4 5 (5.43%) Hortonworks
4 5 (5.43%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.43%) MuleSoft
4 5 (5.43%) Red Hat
4 5 (5.43%) Sparx
4 5 (5.43%) Sybase
5 1 (1.09%) CA
5 1 (1.09%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (1.09%) Cadence
5 1 (1.09%) Confluent
5 1 (1.09%) SAP
5 1 (1.09%) VMware