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 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 94 90
Rank change year-on-year +14 -4  
Contract jobs citing Gradle 8 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.59% 0.51% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.76% 4.17% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 3
Median daily rate £475 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.47% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - -

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 Manchester with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 213 216 131
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 15.59% 12.22% 8.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 143 81
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 1
Median hourly rate £38.75 £36.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.63% -10.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

Gradle
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 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 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 3 months to 25 June 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
Stockport - 3 - -
Gradle
North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 12 (85.71%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Maven
3 6 (42.86%) HTML
3 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) HTML5
3 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
3 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 5 (35.71%) DevOps
4 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
4 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Android
5 4 (28.57%) Confluence
5 4 (28.57%) Subversion
5 4 (28.57%) JIRA
6 3 (21.43%) SWT
6 3 (21.43%) Banking
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
6 3 (21.43%) Spring
6 3 (21.43%) C
6 3 (21.43%) C++
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) Ant
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) CSS

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 4 (28.57%) Confluence
2 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) IaaS
2 2 (14.29%) PaaS
3 1 (7.14%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
2 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 6 (42.86%) Maven
3 4 (28.57%) JIRA
3 4 (28.57%) Subversion
4 3 (21.43%) Ant
4 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
4 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (14.29%) IntelliJ
5 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (7.14%) JProfiler
6 1 (7.14%) JUnit
6 1 (7.14%) SonarQube
6 1 (7.14%) Spock
General
1 3 (21.43%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Android Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Angular Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Environment And Release Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Release Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Android Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
1 6 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (21.43%) Android NDK
2 3 (21.43%) Android SDK
2 3 (21.43%) CSS
2 3 (21.43%) CSS3
2 3 (21.43%) Ionic Framework
2 3 (21.43%) OSGi
2 3 (21.43%) Spring
2 3 (21.43%) SWT
3 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 2 (14.29%) REST
3 2 (14.29%) SOAP
3 2 (14.29%) Velocity
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) JSON
4 1 (7.14%) Spring Boot
4 1 (7.14%) Spring MVC
4 1 (7.14%) ZK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Android
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (35.71%) DevOps
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
3 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Android Development
5 2 (14.29%) Cryptography
5 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Secure Coding
5 2 (14.29%) Service Management
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.14%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (7.14%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) RAD
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) C
3 3 (21.43%) C++
3 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Clojure
5 1 (7.14%) Groovy
5 1 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) AppDynamics
2 2 (14.29%) Guidewire
2 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Perforce
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