Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 22 July 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
England > North East
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 103 162
Rank change year-on-year +16 +59 -
Contract jobs citing Gradle 18 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.40% 0.23% 0.077%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.32% 1.12% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 1
North East median daily rate £390 £385 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.30% -6.10% -
10th Percentile £328 £382 £405
90th Percentile £449 £385 £415
England median daily rate £500 £450 £463
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.70% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £70.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year +40.00% - -

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 the North East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 285 267 369
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 22.13% 20.70% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 183 246
North East median daily rate £400 £385 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +18.46% -7.14%
10th Percentile £295 £300 £238
90th Percentile £538 £527 £488
England median daily rate £475 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 13
North East median hourly rate £42.50 - £28.00
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50

Gradle
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Gradle as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Gradle in the North East

Gradle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Gradle in the North East

Gradle
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Gradle within the North East region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Tyne and Wear +4 10 £400 +3.90%
Durham - 8 £380 -
Gradle
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 North East region with a requirement for Gradle.

1 17 (94.44%) Git (software)
2 16 (88.89%) Spring
2 16 (88.89%) Java
3 14 (77.78%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (77.78%) Jenkins
3 14 (77.78%) Java 8
4 12 (66.67%) Software Engineering
5 10 (55.56%) Hibernate
5 10 (55.56%) Oracle
5 10 (55.56%) Apache
5 10 (55.56%) AngularJS
5 10 (55.56%) Liquibase
5 10 (55.56%) JPA
5 10 (55.56%) JIRA
6 9 (50.00%) Kafka
6 9 (50.00%) Tomcat
6 9 (50.00%) Project Management
7 6 (33.33%) SQL
7 6 (33.33%) Scrum
7 6 (33.33%) Degree
7 6 (33.33%) Apache Camel
7 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
8 5 (27.78%) RESTful
8 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (27.78%) Web Services
9 4 (22.22%) SMS
9 4 (22.22%) TDD
9 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
9 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (22.22%) NoSQL

Gradle
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 10 (55.56%) Apache
2 9 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (5.56%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (94.44%) Git (software)
2 14 (77.78%) Jenkins
3 10 (55.56%) JIRA
3 10 (55.56%) Liquibase
4 3 (16.67%) Hamcrest
4 3 (16.67%) JUnit
5 2 (11.11%) FindBugs
5 2 (11.11%) Gerrit
5 2 (11.11%) Selenium
6 1 (5.56%) webpack
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 15 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Angular Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) iOS Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Transformation
5 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) Spring
2 10 (55.56%) AngularJS
2 10 (55.56%) Hibernate
2 10 (55.56%) JPA
3 9 (50.00%) Kafka
4 6 (33.33%) Apache Camel
5 5 (27.78%) RESTful
5 5 (27.78%) Web Services
6 2 (11.11%) JAXB
6 2 (11.11%) JSON
6 2 (11.11%) REST
6 2 (11.11%) Swagger
6 2 (11.11%) XML
7 1 (5.56%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Android
1 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 9 (50.00%) Project Management
3 6 (33.33%) Scrum
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (22.22%) TDD
5 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 3 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 3 (16.67%) Microservices
7 2 (11.11%) Android Development
7 2 (11.11%) API Design
7 2 (11.11%) BDD
7 2 (11.11%) Coaching
7 2 (11.11%) DevOps
7 2 (11.11%) iOS Development
7 2 (11.11%) Kanban
7 2 (11.11%) Mobile Development
7 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (11.11%) SDLC
7 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Java
2 14 (77.78%) Java 8
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) Apple Swift
4 2 (11.11%) Groovy
4 2 (11.11%) Python
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Atlassian