Period
to 21 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 163 111
Rank change year-on-year +16 -52 +70
Contract jobs citing Gradle 57 27 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.07% 0.54% 1.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.31% 3.20% 10.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 15 19
Scotland median daily rate £700 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +55.56% +12.50% -8.57%
UK median daily rate £501 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.25% - -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - £62.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year - +73.61% -14.79%

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 Scotland with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,073 843 708
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.22% 16.77% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 606 520 414
Scotland median daily rate £410 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +9.59% +4.29%
10th Percentile £285 £270 £258
90th Percentile £575 £538 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 10
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £43.39 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.34% +0.91% +6.49%
10th Percentile £29.15 £31.38 £14.00
90th Percentile £44.27 £195.00 £48.54
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Gradle
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Gradle in Scotland

Gradle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Gradle in Scotland

Gradle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Gradle in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Gradle in Scotland

Gradle
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Gradle within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 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
Edinburgh +19 39 £700 +64.71% 2
Glasgow -17 18 £400 -11.11% 2
Gradle
UK

For the 6 months to 21 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Gradle.

1 44 (77.19%) Maven
2 43 (75.44%) Java
3 40 (70.18%) Jenkins
4 35 (61.40%) DevOps
5 33 (57.89%) Ansible
6 31 (54.39%) Docker
7 30 (52.63%) Groovy
8 27 (47.37%) Git (software)
9 24 (42.11%) Opscode Chef
9 24 (42.11%) Python
9 24 (42.11%) Shell Script
10 22 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (38.60%) gulp
10 22 (38.60%) nginx
10 22 (38.60%) Open Source
10 22 (38.60%) PaaS
10 22 (38.60%) Puppet
10 22 (38.60%) Travis CI
10 22 (38.60%) Virtual Machines
10 22 (38.60%) Cloud Foundry
10 22 (38.60%) CircleCI
10 22 (38.60%) IBM UrbanCode
10 22 (38.60%) npm
11 15 (26.32%) Spring
12 14 (24.56%) AWS CloudFormation
12 14 (24.56%) Terraform
13 13 (22.81%) SOAP
14 12 (21.05%) Linux
14 12 (21.05%) Finance
15 11 (19.30%) Unix

Gradle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 22 (38.60%) Cloud Foundry
1 22 (38.60%) nginx
2 2 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.75%) Alfresco
Cloud Services
1 22 (38.60%) npm
1 22 (38.60%) PaaS
2 14 (24.56%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) DB2
1 9 (15.79%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.51%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 44 (77.19%) Maven
2 40 (70.18%) Jenkins
3 27 (47.37%) Git (software)
4 22 (38.60%) CircleCI
4 22 (38.60%) gulp
4 22 (38.60%) IBM UrbanCode
4 22 (38.60%) Travis CI
5 10 (17.54%) Eclipse
6 7 (12.28%) JUnit
7 6 (10.53%) Eclipse RCP
8 4 (7.02%) Bitbucket
8 4 (7.02%) Mockito
8 4 (7.02%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (7.02%) Subversion
9 3 (5.26%) Mercurial
9 3 (5.26%) MSBuild
9 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
10 2 (3.51%) Hudson
10 2 (3.51%) Liquibase
10 2 (3.51%) Protractor
General
1 12 (21.05%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (49.12%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (31.58%) Developer
3 13 (22.81%) Java Developer
4 5 (8.77%) Core Java Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Desktop Support
5 4 (7.02%) Java Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Software Developer
5 4 (7.02%) UI Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Java Swing Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Lead DevOps
7 2 (3.51%) Mac Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Architect
8 1 (1.75%) ETL Developer
8 1 (1.75%) React Developer
8 1 (1.75%) SQL Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Technical Leader
8 1 (1.75%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.32%) Spring
2 13 (22.81%) SOAP
3 10 (17.54%) JSON
4 9 (15.79%) XML
5 7 (12.28%) REST
6 6 (10.53%) JavaFX
6 6 (10.53%) OSGi
6 6 (10.53%) Swing
7 5 (8.77%) .NET
8 4 (7.02%) CSS
8 4 (7.02%) CSS3
8 4 (7.02%) HTML
8 4 (7.02%) HTML5
8 4 (7.02%) Node.js
8 4 (7.02%) React
8 4 (7.02%) Spring MVC
8 4 (7.02%) Struts
8 4 (7.02%) Web Services
9 3 (5.26%) AngularJS
9 3 (5.26%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Mainframe
2 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.05%) Linux
2 11 (19.30%) Unix
3 6 (10.53%) Windows
4 2 (3.51%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (61.40%) DevOps
2 22 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (38.60%) Open Source
3 11 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (12.28%) Microservices
4 7 (12.28%) OO
4 7 (12.28%) Test Automation
5 6 (10.53%) Multithreading
5 6 (10.53%) TDD
6 5 (8.77%) Low Latency
7 4 (7.02%) MVC
7 4 (7.02%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (7.02%) Scrum
7 4 (7.02%) Software Engineering
7 4 (7.02%) Unit Testing
7 4 (7.02%) Web Design
8 3 (5.26%) BDD
8 3 (5.26%) Migration
8 3 (5.26%) SDLC
9 2 (3.51%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 43 (75.44%) Java
2 30 (52.63%) Groovy
3 24 (42.11%) Python
3 24 (42.11%) Shell Script
4 11 (19.30%) SQL
5 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
6 7 (12.28%) Perl
7 5 (8.77%) C++
7 5 (8.77%) XAML
8 2 (3.51%) C#
8 2 (3.51%) Java 8
8 2 (3.51%) Ruby
9 1 (1.75%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) PSD2
System Software
1 31 (54.39%) Docker
2 22 (38.60%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 33 (57.89%) Ansible
2 24 (42.11%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (38.60%) Puppet
4 14 (24.56%) Terraform
5 4 (7.02%) Kubernetes
6 2 (3.51%) Kibana
6 2 (3.51%) logstash
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) Oracle
2 2 (3.51%) Perforce
2 2 (3.51%) RedGate
3 1 (1.75%) TOWER Software