Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 99 171
Rank change year-on-year +18 +72 -
Contract jobs citing Gradle 17 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.41% 0.25% 0.069%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.82% 1.65% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 1
North East median daily rate £390 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.24% +3.66% -
10th Percentile £356 £395 £405
90th Percentile £454 £450 £415
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £170.00 £62.50 -
% change year-on-year +172.00% - -

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 292 182 477
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 24.23% 14.87% 16.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 120 324
North East median daily rate £425 £389 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.32% +7.24% -9.38%
10th Percentile £307 £263 £243
90th Percentile £556 £588 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 15
North East median hourly rate £31.75 £45.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.44% +60.71% +107.41%
10th Percentile £27.58 £40.30 £26.35
90th Percentile £34.53 £48.66 £32.00
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +6.49%

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 21 October 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
Durham - 11 £380 -
Tyne and Wear +5 6 £406 -4.41% 1
Gradle
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 16 (94.12%) Java
1 16 (94.12%) Spring
1 16 (94.12%) Git (software)
2 15 (88.24%) Java 8
3 14 (82.35%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (82.35%) Jenkins
4 13 (76.47%) JPA
4 13 (76.47%) JIRA
4 13 (76.47%) Hibernate
4 13 (76.47%) AngularJS
5 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
6 11 (64.71%) Oracle
6 11 (64.71%) Apache
6 11 (64.71%) Liquibase
7 10 (58.82%) Tomcat
7 10 (58.82%) Kafka
8 9 (52.94%) Project Management
9 7 (41.18%) Apache Camel
10 5 (29.41%) Web Services
10 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (29.41%) Scrum
11 4 (23.53%) TDD
11 4 (23.53%) SMS
11 4 (23.53%) JUnit
11 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
11 4 (23.53%) Degree
11 4 (23.53%) Microservices
12 3 (17.65%) JSON
12 3 (17.65%) Selenium

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 11 (64.71%) Apache
2 10 (58.82%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.76%) Apache Solr
3 2 (11.76%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (94.12%) Git (software)
2 14 (82.35%) Jenkins
3 13 (76.47%) JIRA
4 11 (64.71%) Liquibase
5 4 (23.53%) JUnit
6 3 (17.65%) Selenium
7 2 (11.76%) Bitbucket
7 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
7 2 (11.76%) GitLab
7 2 (11.76%) Hamcrest
7 2 (11.76%) Maven
7 2 (11.76%) Subversion
8 1 (5.88%) FindBugs
8 1 (5.88%) Gerrit
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 15 (88.24%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Java Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Angular Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Backend Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Transformation
5 1 (5.88%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) Spring
2 13 (76.47%) AngularJS
2 13 (76.47%) Hibernate
2 13 (76.47%) JPA
3 10 (58.82%) Kafka
4 7 (41.18%) Apache Camel
5 5 (29.41%) Web Services
6 3 (17.65%) JSON
6 3 (17.65%) REST
6 3 (17.65%) RESTful
7 2 (11.76%) CSS
7 2 (11.76%) HTML
7 2 (11.76%) HTML5
7 2 (11.76%) jQuery
7 2 (11.76%) SOAP
7 2 (11.76%) Spring Boot
7 2 (11.76%) Spring MVC
8 1 (5.88%) JAXB
8 1 (5.88%) Swagger
8 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Android
1 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
2 9 (52.94%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (23.53%) Microservices
4 4 (23.53%) TDD
5 3 (17.65%) BDD
6 2 (11.76%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Search
6 2 (11.76%) MVC
6 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
6 2 (11.76%) Web Development
7 1 (5.88%) Android Development
7 1 (5.88%) API Design
7 1 (5.88%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
7 1 (5.88%) Mobile Development
7 1 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) Java
2 15 (88.24%) Java 8
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle