Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 111 182
Rank change year-on-year -56 +71 +6
Contract jobs citing Gradle 27 76 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.54% 1.73% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.19% 10.45% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 5
Scotland median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £338 £259 £260
90th Percentile £533 £463 £573
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £495
% change year-on-year - -9.09% +33.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £42.25
% 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 847 727 753
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 16.95% 16.52% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 413 405
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £270 £258 £261
90th Percentile £538 £473 £467
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 21
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 £43.00 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.91% +6.49% +0.95%
10th Percentile £32.50 £14.00 £29.25
90th Percentile £195.00 £48.54 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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
Glasgow -15 16 £450 +12.50%
Edinburgh -58 14 £425 +6.25% 1
Gradle
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Gradle.

1 21 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 16 (59.26%) Git (software)
3 14 (51.85%) Maven
3 14 (51.85%) Linux
4 13 (48.15%) Java
5 12 (44.44%) Python
5 12 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (37.04%) DevOps
6 10 (37.04%) Ansible
7 9 (33.33%) Spring
7 9 (33.33%) Ant
8 8 (29.63%) Unix
8 8 (29.63%) Ruby
8 8 (29.63%) Android
8 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (25.93%) Docker
9 7 (25.93%) Eclipse
9 7 (25.93%) Shell Script
9 7 (25.93%) Finance
10 6 (22.22%) TDD
10 6 (22.22%) STB
10 6 (22.22%) Android Development
11 5 (18.52%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (18.52%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (18.52%) Android Studio
11 5 (18.52%) Task Automation
11 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
12 4 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (14.81%) Scrum

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 4 (14.81%) Confluence
2 1 (3.70%) GeoServer
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (18.52%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (14.81%) OpenShift
4 3 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (11.11%) DB2
2 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.41%) GIS
Development Applications
1 21 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 16 (59.26%) Git (software)
3 14 (51.85%) Maven
4 9 (33.33%) Ant
5 7 (25.93%) Eclipse
6 5 (18.52%) Android Studio
7 4 (14.81%) Artifactory
7 4 (14.81%) JIRA
8 3 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (11.11%) GitLab
8 3 (11.11%) Hudson
8 3 (11.11%) Vagrant
9 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
9 1 (3.70%) JUnit
9 1 (3.70%) Mockito
9 1 (3.70%) Selenium
9 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Lead Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Android Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Java Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Architect
6 3 (11.11%) AWS Architect
6 3 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) DevOps Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
6 3 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Embedded Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) Spring
2 4 (14.81%) REST
2 4 (14.81%) SOAP
3 3 (11.11%) JSON
3 3 (11.11%) Protocol Buffers
3 3 (11.11%) XML
4 2 (7.41%) Android SDK
4 2 (7.41%) React
5 1 (3.70%) .NET
5 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.70%) Aurelia
5 1 (3.70%) CSS
5 1 (3.70%) CSS3
5 1 (3.70%) HTML
5 1 (3.70%) HTML5
5 1 (3.70%) OpenLayers
5 1 (3.70%) PostGIS
5 1 (3.70%) Spring MVC
5 1 (3.70%) Struts
5 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) STB
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Linux
2 8 (29.63%) Android
2 8 (29.63%) Unix
3 3 (11.11%) CentOS
3 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) DevOps
3 6 (22.22%) Android Development
3 6 (22.22%) TDD
4 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
4 5 (18.52%) Task Automation
5 4 (14.81%) BDD
5 4 (14.81%) Kanban
5 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
5 4 (14.81%) Scrum
5 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
6 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 3 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (11.11%) Microservices
6 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Refactoring
8 1 (3.70%) MVC
8 1 (3.70%) Web Design
8 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) Java
2 12 (44.44%) Python
3 8 (29.63%) Ruby
4 7 (25.93%) Shell Script
5 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.11%) Perl
5 3 (11.11%) Scala
5 3 (11.11%) SQL
6 2 (7.41%) C#
6 2 (7.41%) C++
6 2 (7.41%) Groovy
7 1 (3.70%) ES6
7 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (3.70%) EMIR
1 1 (3.70%) MiFID
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Docker
2 5 (18.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) Ansible
2 3 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 3 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (11.11%) Packer
2 3 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Google
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle
1 3 (11.11%) Perforce
1 3 (11.11%) Sybase