Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 November 2018 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 127 137
Rank change year-on-year +17 +10 -6
Contract jobs citing Gradle 49 18 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.56% 0.61% 0.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.05% 3.56% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 16 15
Manchester median daily rate £700 £369 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +89.83% -12.20% +10.53%
North West median daily rate £625 £375 £420
% change year-on-year +66.67% -10.71% +10.53%
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 695 505 540
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 22.15% 17.00% 14.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 337 373
Manchester median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £300
90th Percentile £589 £538 £500
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 6
Manchester median hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% - +6.67%
North West median hourly rate £36.88 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -10.06% +2.50% +6.67%

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 15 November 2018.

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 15 November 2018. 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
Stockport - 1 £413 -
Gradle
North West

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, 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 (97.96%) Java
2 47 (95.92%) Maven
3 39 (79.59%) Docker
4 37 (75.51%) DevOps
5 34 (69.39%) Ansible
6 33 (67.35%) Python
7 27 (55.10%) Jenkins
7 27 (55.10%) Terraform
8 26 (53.06%) Groovy
9 25 (51.02%) Spring
10 21 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
10 21 (42.86%) Cloud Foundry
10 21 (42.86%) Puppet
10 21 (42.86%) Travis CI
10 21 (42.86%) gulp
10 21 (42.86%) Virtual Machines
10 21 (42.86%) CircleCI
10 21 (42.86%) IBM UrbanCode
10 21 (42.86%) npm
10 21 (42.86%) nginx
10 21 (42.86%) Open Source
10 21 (42.86%) PaaS
10 21 (42.86%) Shell Script
11 15 (30.61%) TDD
11 15 (30.61%) Hibernate
11 15 (30.61%) JUnit
11 15 (30.61%) BDD
12 14 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
12 14 (28.57%) Test Automation
12 14 (28.57%) Selenium

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 21 (42.86%) Cloud Foundry
1 21 (42.86%) nginx
2 3 (6.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.04%) JBoss
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 21 (42.86%) npm
1 21 (42.86%) PaaS
2 13 (26.53%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (26.53%) MySQL
3 5 (10.20%) Hazelcast
4 3 (6.12%) Big Data
4 3 (6.12%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.12%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 47 (95.92%) Maven
2 27 (55.10%) Jenkins
3 21 (42.86%) CircleCI
3 21 (42.86%) gulp
3 21 (42.86%) IBM UrbanCode
3 21 (42.86%) Travis CI
4 15 (30.61%) JUnit
5 14 (28.57%) Selenium
6 13 (26.53%) Gatling
6 13 (26.53%) Spock
7 9 (18.37%) Git (software)
8 5 (10.20%) JIRA
9 2 (4.08%) Ant
9 2 (4.08%) Eclipse
9 2 (4.08%) IntelliJ
10 1 (2.04%) FitNesse
10 1 (2.04%) Hudson
10 1 (2.04%) Mockito
10 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
10 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 7 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (46.94%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (32.65%) Developer
2 16 (32.65%) Java Developer
3 12 (24.49%) Java Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.04%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (2.04%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (2.04%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (2.04%) Digital Developer
5 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.04%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (2.04%) Senior Developer
5 1 (2.04%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (51.02%) Spring
2 15 (30.61%) Hibernate
3 13 (26.53%) Node.js
4 11 (22.45%) Elastic Stack
5 9 (18.37%) RESTful
6 6 (12.24%) JSON
7 5 (10.20%) Apache Camel
7 5 (10.20%) Grails
7 5 (10.20%) Kafka
8 4 (8.16%) Dropwizard
8 4 (8.16%) Redux
8 4 (8.16%) Spring Boot
9 3 (6.12%) Play Framework
9 3 (6.12%) Vue.js
9 3 (6.12%) Web Services
10 2 (4.08%) Guice
10 2 (4.08%) SOAP
10 2 (4.08%) XML
11 1 (2.04%) Java EE
11 1 (2.04%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Android
2 2 (4.08%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (75.51%) DevOps
2 21 (42.86%) Open Source
3 15 (30.61%) BDD
3 15 (30.61%) TDD
4 14 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
7 5 (10.20%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.16%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (8.16%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.12%) Scrum
9 3 (6.12%) Secure Coding
10 2 (4.08%) Dependency Injection
10 2 (4.08%) Microservices
10 2 (4.08%) OO
10 2 (4.08%) SOA
10 2 (4.08%) Unit Testing
11 1 (2.04%) Data Integration
11 1 (2.04%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 48 (97.96%) Java
2 33 (67.35%) Python
3 26 (53.06%) Groovy
4 21 (42.86%) Shell Script
5 13 (26.53%) Java 8
6 12 (24.49%) PHP
7 5 (10.20%) Scala
8 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (6.12%) Degree
System Software
1 39 (79.59%) Docker
2 21 (42.86%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 34 (69.39%) Ansible
2 27 (55.10%) Terraform
3 21 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (42.86%) Puppet
4 2 (4.08%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.04%) Packer
Vendors
1 3 (6.12%) Adobe
2 2 (4.08%) hybris
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle