Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 135 122
Rank change year-on-year +13 -13 +2
Contract jobs citing Gradle 18 28 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.61% 0.80% 0.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.54% 5.28% 5.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 14
Manchester median daily rate £369 £420 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.20% +13.51% -17.78%
10th Percentile £300 £353 £286
90th Percentile £519 £438 £435
North West median daily rate £363 £420 £375
% change year-on-year -13.69% +12.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Manchester median hourly rate - - £42.00
North West median hourly rate - - £42.00

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 Manchester with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 509 530 518
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.33% 15.13% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 370 300
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% +11.54%
10th Percentile £290 £306 £268
90th Percentile £538 £500 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 27
Manchester median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +29.03%
10th Percentile £35.00 £29.81 £25.00
90th Percentile £58.50 £40.00 £41.40
North West median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +10.29%

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 20 November 2017.

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

Gradle
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Gradle within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Salford - 1 - - 1
Gradle
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Gradle.

1 16 (88.89%) Java
2 12 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 10 (55.56%) Spring
3 10 (55.56%) Maven
3 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
4 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
5 8 (44.44%) Unit Testing
6 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (38.89%) JSON
7 6 (33.33%) JIRA
7 6 (33.33%) HTML
7 6 (33.33%) JUnit
7 6 (33.33%) HTML5
7 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 5 (27.78%) Confluence
8 5 (27.78%) Android
8 5 (27.78%) BDD
8 5 (27.78%) CSS3
8 5 (27.78%) Android SDK
8 5 (27.78%) Android Development
8 5 (27.78%) Android NDK
8 5 (27.78%) Ionic Framework
8 5 (27.78%) Spring Boot
8 5 (27.78%) CSS
8 5 (27.78%) Linux
8 5 (27.78%) C
8 5 (27.78%) C++
8 5 (27.78%) RESTful

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 5 (27.78%) Confluence
2 2 (11.11%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.56%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) AMQP
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
1 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 10 (55.56%) Maven
3 6 (33.33%) JIRA
3 6 (33.33%) JUnit
4 4 (22.22%) Bitbucket
4 4 (22.22%) Eclipse
5 3 (16.67%) JProfiler
5 3 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (11.11%) Mockito
6 2 (11.11%) SonarQube
6 2 (11.11%) Spock
6 2 (11.11%) Subversion
7 1 (5.56%) Ant
7 1 (5.56%) IntelliJ
General
1 4 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Android Developer
4 3 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Android Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.56%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) Spring
2 7 (38.89%) JSON
3 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 6 (33.33%) HTML
3 6 (33.33%) HTML5
4 5 (27.78%) Android NDK
4 5 (27.78%) Android SDK
4 5 (27.78%) CSS
4 5 (27.78%) CSS3
4 5 (27.78%) Ionic Framework
4 5 (27.78%) RESTful
4 5 (27.78%) Spring Boot
5 4 (22.22%) XML
5 4 (22.22%) XSLT
6 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 3 (16.67%) JPA
6 3 (16.67%) REST
7 2 (11.11%) Apache Camel
7 2 (11.11%) jQuery
7 2 (11.11%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Android
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
2 8 (44.44%) Unit Testing
3 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (27.78%) Android Development
4 5 (27.78%) BDD
5 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 4 (22.22%) OO
5 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 3 (16.67%) Cryptography
6 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 3 (16.67%) DevOps
6 3 (16.67%) RAD
6 3 (16.67%) Secure Coding
6 3 (16.67%) TDD
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) Scrum
7 2 (11.11%) SDLC
7 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) C
3 5 (27.78%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) Groovy
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) Jython
5 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) IBM
2 2 (11.11%) Perforce
2 2 (11.11%) VMware