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 3 months to 29 March 2017 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 258 305 357
Rank change year-on-year +47 +52  
Contract jobs citing Gradle 152 135 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.78% 0.60% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.26% 3.80% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 106 43
Median daily rate £475 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £408 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +5.00% -3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £37.50

Gradle is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3570 3555 3053
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 18.25% 15.84% 14.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2614 2599 2164
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +19.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £39.70 £20.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £153.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

Gradle
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Gradle as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Croydon +23 13 £405 -7.42%
City of London -18 3 £430 -12.69% 10
Feltham - 2 £425 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £600 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £475 -
Gradle
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Gradle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Gradle.

1 223 (84.15%) Java
2 183 (69.06%) Agile Software Development
3 161 (60.75%) Maven
4 157 (59.25%) Jenkins
5 152 (57.36%) Git (software)
6 115 (43.40%) TDD
7 100 (37.74%) Spring
8 98 (36.98%) DevOps
9 96 (36.23%) Scrum
10 82 (30.94%) Ansible
11 78 (29.43%) Banking
12 76 (28.68%) Docker
13 72 (27.17%) Finance
14 70 (26.42%) SQL
15 69 (26.04%) Unix
16 67 (25.28%) JUnit
17 66 (24.91%) Web Services
18 65 (24.53%) Linux
18 65 (24.53%) JSON
18 65 (24.53%) BDD
19 63 (23.77%) JIRA
19 63 (23.77%) Continuous Integration
19 63 (23.77%) Shell Script
20 60 (22.64%) OO
20 60 (22.64%) JavaScript
20 60 (22.64%) Puppet
21 58 (21.89%) Mockito
22 56 (21.13%) REST
23 52 (19.62%) HTML
23 52 (19.62%) Selenium

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 30 (11.32%) Tomcat
2 26 (9.81%) Confluence
3 22 (8.30%) Cloud Foundry
4 21 (7.92%) WebLogic
5 19 (7.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 17 (6.42%) Apache Spark
7 15 (5.66%) nginx
8 11 (4.15%) OpenStack
9 10 (3.77%) JBoss
10 8 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (2.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 7 (2.64%) WebSphere
11 7 (2.64%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.75%) DataSynapse
12 2 (0.75%) Jetty
12 2 (0.75%) SAS
13 1 (0.38%) Apache
13 1 (0.38%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.38%) Ethereum
13 1 (0.38%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 2 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (6.04%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (2.26%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (1.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 41 (15.47%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (7.92%) PaaS
3 12 (4.53%) GitHub
4 8 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (2.64%) Google Play
6 6 (2.26%) Bluemix
6 6 (2.26%) IBM Cloud
7 5 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (1.89%) IaaS
8 4 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (1.51%) Google Analytics
8 4 (1.51%) Heroku
8 4 (1.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (1.13%) Amazon S3
9 3 (1.13%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.75%) Loggly
10 2 (0.75%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.38%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.13%) Bluetooth
1 3 (1.13%) Internet
1 3 (1.13%) Intranet
1 3 (1.13%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.75%) HTTP
2 2 (0.75%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (16.98%) Relational Database
2 39 (14.72%) Big Data
3 37 (13.96%) MongoDB
4 30 (11.32%) NoSQL
5 28 (10.57%) DB2
6 16 (6.04%) Endeca
6 16 (6.04%) SQLite
7 15 (5.66%) Redis
8 11 (4.15%) Hadoop
8 11 (4.15%) SQL Server
9 10 (3.77%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (3.40%) Oracle Database
11 7 (2.64%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.89%) Blockchain
12 5 (1.89%) Jackrabbit
12 5 (1.89%) MySQL
13 4 (1.51%) HBase
14 3 (1.13%) Apache Hive
14 3 (1.13%) Neo4j
15 2 (0.75%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 161 (60.75%) Maven
2 157 (59.25%) Jenkins
3 152 (57.36%) Git (software)
4 67 (25.28%) JUnit
5 63 (23.77%) JIRA
6 58 (21.89%) Mockito
7 52 (19.62%) Selenium
8 45 (16.98%) Ant
9 39 (14.72%) Sonatype Nexus
10 37 (13.96%) Spock
11 36 (13.58%) Cucumber
12 33 (12.45%) Hudson
12 33 (12.45%) TeamCity
13 31 (11.70%) gulp
14 29 (10.94%) Subversion
15 21 (7.92%) Android Studio
16 20 (7.55%) IntelliJ
16 20 (7.55%) Vagrant
17 19 (7.17%) Robolectric
17 19 (7.17%) Travis CI
General
1 78 (29.43%) Banking
2 72 (27.17%) Finance
3 26 (9.81%) Retail
4 22 (8.30%) Investment Banking
5 13 (4.91%) Front Office
6 7 (2.64%) Games
7 5 (1.89%) Legal
7 5 (1.89%) Publishing
8 4 (1.51%) Electronics
8 4 (1.51%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.51%) Marketing
8 4 (1.51%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 161 (60.75%) Developer
2 80 (30.19%) Java Developer
3 54 (20.38%) Senior Developer
4 43 (16.23%) DevOps Engineer
5 38 (14.34%) Android Developer
6 20 (7.55%) Senior Java Developer
7 16 (6.04%) DevOps Specialist
8 14 (5.28%) Agile Developer
8 14 (5.28%) JavaScript Developer
8 14 (5.28%) Senior Android Developer
9 12 (4.53%) Senior DevOps
10 11 (4.15%) AWS DevOps
10 11 (4.15%) AWS Engineer
10 11 (4.15%) Java Engineer
11 10 (3.77%) Consultant
11 10 (3.77%) Full Stack Developer
11 10 (3.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 9 (3.40%) Agile Java Developer
12 9 (3.40%) C# Developer
12 9 (3.40%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (37.74%) Spring
2 66 (24.91%) Web Services
3 65 (24.53%) JSON
4 56 (21.13%) REST
5 52 (19.62%) HTML
6 51 (19.25%) RESTful
6 51 (19.25%) SOAP
7 45 (16.98%) Node.js
8 44 (16.60%) HTML5
8 44 (16.60%) XML
9 43 (16.23%) AngularJS
10 34 (12.83%) Hibernate
11 31 (11.70%) CSS
12 30 (11.32%) JMS
13 28 (10.57%) jQuery
14 24 (9.06%) Android SDK
15 23 (8.68%) RxJava
16 22 (8.30%) J2EE
17 20 (7.55%) Gherkin
17 20 (7.55%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 39 (14.72%) iPad
2 28 (10.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 20 (7.55%) Mobile App
4 17 (6.42%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (6.42%) Social Media
5 14 (5.28%) User Experience
6 11 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (3.77%) Algorithms
7 10 (3.77%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.64%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.89%) Derivative
9 5 (1.89%) OTC Derivatives
10 4 (1.51%) Augmented Reality
10 4 (1.51%) Equities
10 4 (1.51%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.51%) Video on Demand
11 3 (1.13%) Fintech
12 2 (0.75%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.38%) Fixed Income
13 1 (0.38%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 69 (26.04%) Unix
2 65 (24.53%) Linux
3 46 (17.36%) Android
4 12 (4.53%) Apple iOS
5 10 (3.77%) Windows
6 7 (2.64%) CentOS
7 6 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.51%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (69.06%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (43.40%) TDD
3 98 (36.98%) DevOps
4 96 (36.23%) Scrum
5 65 (24.53%) BDD
6 63 (23.77%) Continuous Integration
7 60 (22.64%) OO
8 51 (19.25%) Microservices
9 50 (18.87%) E-Commerce
10 43 (16.23%) Android Development
11 41 (15.47%) Open Source
12 37 (13.96%) Kanban
13 33 (12.45%) Continuous Delivery
14 31 (11.70%) Refactoring
15 26 (9.81%) Pair Programming
16 23 (8.68%) Domain-Driven Design
17 22 (8.30%) Configuration Management
18 21 (7.92%) Mobile Development
18 21 (7.92%) OOA/OOD
18 21 (7.92%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 223 (84.15%) Java
2 70 (26.42%) SQL
3 63 (23.77%) Shell Script
4 60 (22.64%) JavaScript
5 48 (18.11%) Python
6 44 (16.60%) Groovy
7 20 (7.55%) Korn
8 16 (6.04%) C#
9 15 (5.66%) Bash Shell
9 15 (5.66%) Ruby
10 14 (5.28%) Perl
11 11 (4.15%) Go
11 11 (4.15%) Scala
12 10 (3.77%) XPath
13 9 (3.40%) C++
14 8 (3.02%) ES6
15 6 (2.26%) ECMAScript
16 5 (1.89%) C
17 4 (1.51%) Clojure
18 3 (1.13%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 30 (11.32%) Degree
2 12 (4.53%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.40%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.68%) MiFID
2 22 (8.30%) Dodd-Frank
2 22 (8.30%) EMIR
3 13 (4.91%) FATCA
4 10 (3.77%) QA
5 2 (0.75%) GCP
System Software
1 76 (28.68%) Docker
2 14 (5.28%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.13%) HDFS
4 2 (0.75%) Ceph
4 2 (0.75%) LXC
Systems Management
1 82 (30.94%) Ansible
2 60 (22.64%) Puppet
3 39 (14.72%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (4.15%) Salt
5 7 (2.64%) Terraform
6 4 (1.51%) Kubernetes
6 4 (1.51%) Oozie
6 4 (1.51%) Packer
7 3 (1.13%) Graphite
7 3 (1.13%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (1.13%) logstash
8 2 (0.75%) Fluentd
8 2 (0.75%) Grafana
8 2 (0.75%) Nagios
8 2 (0.75%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.38%) CA Endevor
9 1 (0.38%) OPNET
9 1 (0.38%) StatsD
Vendors
1 46 (17.36%) Oracle
2 24 (9.06%) ATG
3 22 (8.30%) Perforce
4 20 (7.55%) Solace
5 19 (7.17%) Splunk
6 16 (6.04%) MuleSoft
7 15 (5.66%) Google
8 9 (3.40%) SAP
9 8 (3.02%) IBM
9 8 (3.02%) Veracode
10 7 (2.64%) Adobe
11 6 (2.26%) Atlassian
12 5 (1.89%) Guidewire
13 4 (1.51%) New Relic
14 3 (1.13%) AppDynamics
14 3 (1.13%) CA Agile Central
14 3 (1.13%) Cloudera
14 3 (1.13%) Red Hat
15 2 (0.75%) Demandware
15 2 (0.75%) Sybase
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