Period
to 23 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 23 January 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 110 135 119
Rank change year-on-year +25 -16 +7
Contract jobs citing Gradle 48 12 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.62% 0.42% 0.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.64% 2.35% 5.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 11 15
Manchester median daily rate £700 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +115.38% -23.53% +16.84%
North West median daily rate £700 £335 £425
% change year-on-year +108.96% -21.18% +11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Manchester with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 628 510 516
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 21.22% 18.06% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 460 342 350
Manchester median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £313 £290 £300
90th Percentile £613 £563 £500
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 8
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £21.28 £36.25 £31.28
90th Percentile £44.88 £67.50 £43.45
North West median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year +3.75% -3.61% +9.93%

Gradle
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Gradle in Manchester

Gradle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Gradle in Manchester

Gradle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Gradle in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Gradle in Manchester

Gradle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Gradle in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Gradle.

1 48 (100.00%) Maven
2 47 (97.92%) Java
3 42 (87.50%) Docker
4 39 (81.25%) DevOps
5 38 (79.17%) Ansible
6 35 (72.92%) Terraform
6 35 (72.92%) Python
7 30 (62.50%) Jenkins
8 24 (50.00%) Groovy
9 23 (47.92%) Spring
10 22 (45.83%) nginx
10 22 (45.83%) PaaS
10 22 (45.83%) Open Source
10 22 (45.83%) Puppet
10 22 (45.83%) Shell Script
10 22 (45.83%) Opscode Chef
10 22 (45.83%) Cloud Foundry
10 22 (45.83%) gulp
10 22 (45.83%) Travis CI
10 22 (45.83%) Virtual Machines
10 22 (45.83%) CircleCI
10 22 (45.83%) npm
10 22 (45.83%) IBM UrbanCode
11 19 (39.58%) AWS CloudFormation
11 19 (39.58%) TDD
12 18 (37.50%) Hibernate
13 17 (35.42%) PostgreSQL
13 17 (35.42%) JUnit
13 17 (35.42%) MySQL
13 17 (35.42%) Test Automation

Gradle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 22 (45.83%) Cloud Foundry
1 22 (45.83%) nginx
2 1 (2.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 22 (45.83%) npm
1 22 (45.83%) PaaS
2 19 (39.58%) AWS CloudFormation
3 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (35.42%) MySQL
1 17 (35.42%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.17%) Hazelcast
2 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.08%) Big Data
3 1 (2.08%) MariaDB
3 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 48 (100.00%) Maven
2 30 (62.50%) Jenkins
3 22 (45.83%) CircleCI
3 22 (45.83%) gulp
3 22 (45.83%) IBM UrbanCode
3 22 (45.83%) Travis CI
4 17 (35.42%) JUnit
5 16 (33.33%) Gatling
5 16 (33.33%) Selenium
5 16 (33.33%) Spock
6 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
7 2 (4.17%) Ant
7 2 (4.17%) Eclipse
7 2 (4.17%) IntelliJ
7 2 (4.17%) JIRA
8 1 (2.08%) Hudson
8 1 (2.08%) Mockito
8 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 7 (14.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (33.33%) Java Engineer
3 10 (20.83%) Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Java Software Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Software Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (2.08%) Administrator
6 1 (2.08%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (2.08%) Data Administrator
6 1 (2.08%) Data Engineer
6 1 (2.08%) Database Engineer
6 1 (2.08%) DBA
6 1 (2.08%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (2.08%) Digital Developer
6 1 (2.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.08%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (2.08%) Python Engineer
6 1 (2.08%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (47.92%) Spring
2 18 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 12 (25.00%) Node.js
4 11 (22.92%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (8.33%) JSON
5 4 (8.33%) RESTful
6 2 (4.17%) Apache Camel
6 2 (4.17%) Dropwizard
6 2 (4.17%) Grails
6 2 (4.17%) Guice
6 2 (4.17%) Kafka
6 2 (4.17%) Redux
6 2 (4.17%) SOAP
6 2 (4.17%) Spring Boot
7 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.08%) RAML
7 1 (2.08%) REST
7 1 (2.08%) Swagger
7 1 (2.08%) Vue.js
7 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (81.25%) DevOps
2 22 (45.83%) Open Source
3 19 (39.58%) TDD
4 17 (35.42%) BDD
4 17 (35.42%) Test Automation
5 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
7 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.25%) Scrum
8 3 (6.25%) Secure Coding
9 2 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.17%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (4.17%) OO
10 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
10 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
10 1 (2.08%) Kanban
10 1 (2.08%) Planning Poker
10 1 (2.08%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (97.92%) Java
2 35 (72.92%) Python
3 24 (50.00%) Groovy
4 22 (45.83%) Shell Script
5 17 (35.42%) Java 8
6 13 (27.08%) PHP
7 2 (4.17%) Scala
8 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.08%) Degree
System Software
1 42 (87.50%) Docker
2 22 (45.83%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 38 (79.17%) Ansible
2 35 (72.92%) Terraform
3 22 (45.83%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (45.83%) Puppet
4 4 (8.33%) Packer
5 1 (2.08%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (2.08%) Adobe
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle