Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 August 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 50 58
Rank change year-on-year +6 +8 +10
Contract jobs citing Gradle 32 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.81% 1.70% 0.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.53% 13.33% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 4
Northamptonshire median daily rate £360 £338 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -30.77% -
10th Percentile £325 £306 £406
90th Percentile £438 £425 £534
East Midlands median daily rate £370 £413 £425
% change year-on-year -10.36% -2.94% -32.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 206 90 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 24.52% 12.75% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 67 78
Northamptonshire median daily rate £410 £415 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.20% -7.78% +20.00%
10th Percentile £340 £310 £313
90th Percentile £513 £500 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +7.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £37.50
10th Percentile £42.50 - £32.25
90th Percentile £47.50 - £42.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £42.75 £43.50
% change year-on-year -0.58% -1.72% +41.46%

Gradle
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing Gradle as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for Gradle in Northamptonshire

Gradle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Gradle in Northamptonshire

Gradle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Gradle in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Gradle in Northamptonshire

Gradle
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Gradle within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 15 August 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
Northampton +1 26 £365 +8.02% 1
Gradle
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Gradle.

1 31 (96.88%) Java
2 21 (65.63%) Git (software)
3 19 (59.38%) Jenkins
4 18 (56.25%) Spring
4 18 (56.25%) JUnit
5 17 (53.13%) Test Automation
5 17 (53.13%) Unit Testing
6 14 (43.75%) JIRA
6 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
7 13 (40.63%) Spring Boot
8 12 (37.50%) Docker
8 12 (37.50%) Cucumber
8 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (34.38%) Android
9 11 (34.38%) Confluence
9 11 (34.38%) Android SDK
9 11 (34.38%) Android Development
9 11 (34.38%) Java 8
10 9 (28.13%) WireMock
10 9 (28.13%) Java 9
10 9 (28.13%) RAML
10 9 (28.13%) Microservices
10 9 (28.13%) AngularJS
10 9 (28.13%) HTML5
10 9 (28.13%) CSS
10 9 (28.13%) OO
10 9 (28.13%) HTML
11 8 (25.00%) J2EE
11 8 (25.00%) XML
11 8 (25.00%) Finance

Gradle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (34.38%) Confluence
2 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (65.63%) Git (software)
2 19 (59.38%) Jenkins
3 18 (56.25%) JUnit
4 14 (43.75%) JIRA
5 12 (37.50%) Cucumber
6 6 (18.75%) Eclipse
6 6 (18.75%) JProfiler
7 5 (15.63%) IntelliJ
7 5 (15.63%) Maven
8 3 (9.38%) CA Release Automation
8 3 (9.38%) HP UFT
8 3 (9.38%) NetBeans
8 3 (9.38%) Selenium
8 3 (9.38%) Subversion
9 1 (3.13%) SonarQube
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (90.63%) Developer
2 17 (53.13%) Java Developer
3 11 (34.38%) Android Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Backend Developer
6 1 (3.13%) DevOps Architect
6 1 (3.13%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) Spring
2 13 (40.63%) Spring Boot
3 11 (34.38%) Android SDK
4 9 (28.13%) AngularJS
4 9 (28.13%) CSS
4 9 (28.13%) HTML
4 9 (28.13%) HTML5
4 9 (28.13%) RAML
4 9 (28.13%) WireMock
5 8 (25.00%) Ajax
5 8 (25.00%) J2EE
5 8 (25.00%) jQuery
5 8 (25.00%) XML
6 6 (18.75%) Android NDK
6 6 (18.75%) CSS3
6 6 (18.75%) Hibernate
6 6 (18.75%) Ionic Framework
6 6 (18.75%) JPA
7 5 (15.63%) JSON
7 5 (15.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Android
2 3 (9.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Test Automation
1 17 (53.13%) Unit Testing
2 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (34.38%) Android Development
4 9 (28.13%) Microservices
4 9 (28.13%) OO
5 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (18.75%) Cryptography
6 6 (18.75%) RAD
6 6 (18.75%) Secure Coding
7 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
8 3 (9.38%) Data Integration
8 3 (9.38%) Deployment Automation
8 3 (9.38%) Open Source
8 3 (9.38%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (9.38%) Scrum
8 3 (9.38%) SOLID
8 3 (9.38%) Web Development
9 2 (6.25%) TDD
10 1 (3.13%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) Java
2 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 11 (34.38%) Java 8
4 9 (28.13%) Java 9
5 6 (18.75%) C
5 6 (18.75%) C++
6 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) Docker
2 2 (6.25%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (9.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Perforce
2 3 (9.38%) CA Agile Central
2 3 (9.38%) Talend
2 3 (9.38%) WSO2
3 2 (6.25%) Google
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle