Period
to 10 December 2019

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 10 December 2019 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
10 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 143 142 158
Rank change year-on-year -1 +16 -44
Contract jobs citing Gradle 24 62 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.60% 1.19% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.80% 5.88% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 65 17
Scotland median daily rate £475 £700 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.14% +55.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £371 £475 £308
90th Percentile £750 £700 £530
UK median daily rate £535 £514 £450
% change year-on-year +4.14% +14.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 - £62.50

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 631 1,054 825
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 15.87% 20.17% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 599 512
Scotland median daily rate £438 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +10.34%
10th Percentile £313 £290 £270
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 10
Scotland median hourly rate £44.00 £39.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.82% -6.02% -3.49%
10th Percentile £28.70 £29.83 £27.38
90th Percentile £59.40 £44.29 £195.00
UK median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +3.66%

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 10 December 2019.

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 10 December 2019. 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 +21 18 £450 +2.86% 3
Edinburgh -1 6 £700 - 2
Gradle
UK

For the 6 months to 10 December 2019, 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 21 (87.50%) Maven
2 20 (83.33%) Java
3 19 (79.17%) Jenkins
4 18 (75.00%) Spring
5 12 (50.00%) Groovy
5 12 (50.00%) Microservices
6 11 (45.83%) Java 8
7 10 (41.67%) Spring Boot
8 8 (33.33%) Public Sector
8 8 (33.33%) AWS
8 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (33.33%) SQL
9 7 (29.17%) Unix
9 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
9 7 (29.17%) RESTful
9 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (29.17%) Amazon Aurora
9 7 (29.17%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (29.17%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
10 6 (25.00%) React
10 6 (25.00%) SOLID
10 6 (25.00%) JSON
10 6 (25.00%) Python
10 6 (25.00%) DB2
10 6 (25.00%) Shell Script
11 5 (20.83%) Workflow
11 5 (20.83%) TDD
11 5 (20.83%) Banking
11 5 (20.83%) Hibernate

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 5 (20.83%) Alfresco
2 4 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) AWS
2 5 (20.83%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (20.83%) Amazon S3
2 5 (20.83%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (16.67%) Amazon ECS
3 4 (16.67%) CloudFront
3 4 (16.67%) npm
3 4 (16.67%) PaaS
3 4 (16.67%) Route 53
3 4 (16.67%) Serverless
3 4 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) Amazon Aurora
1 7 (29.17%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (25.00%) DB2
3 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 3 (12.50%) MariaDB
4 3 (12.50%) MySQL
5 1 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (4.17%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 21 (87.50%) Maven
2 19 (79.17%) Jenkins
3 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
4 5 (20.83%) Ant
4 5 (20.83%) Hudson
5 4 (16.67%) CircleCI
5 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 4 (16.67%) gulp
5 4 (16.67%) JUnit
5 4 (16.67%) Travis CI
6 3 (12.50%) Mockito
7 2 (8.33%) webpack
8 1 (4.17%) Flyway
8 1 (4.17%) JIRA
8 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 8 (33.33%) Public Sector
2 5 (20.83%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 14 (58.33%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (8.33%) BPM Developer
5 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Backend Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Java Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Research Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Backend Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) Spring
2 10 (41.67%) Spring Boot
3 7 (29.17%) RESTful
4 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (25.00%) JSON
4 6 (25.00%) React
5 5 (20.83%) Hibernate
5 5 (20.83%) SOAP
5 5 (20.83%) XML
6 4 (16.67%) Protocol Buffers
7 3 (12.50%) JPA
7 3 (12.50%) Spring Batch
7 3 (12.50%) Spring Cloud
7 3 (12.50%) Spring Security
8 2 (8.33%) Jest
8 2 (8.33%) Node.js
8 2 (8.33%) Redux
8 2 (8.33%) REST
8 2 (8.33%) Vue.js
9 1 (4.17%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Unix
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Microservices
2 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (25.00%) SOLID
5 5 (20.83%) DevOps
5 5 (20.83%) TDD
5 5 (20.83%) Workflow
6 4 (16.67%) Open Source
6 4 (16.67%) Scrum
7 3 (12.50%) Architectural Design
7 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (12.50%) OO
7 3 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (8.33%) Refactoring
8 2 (8.33%) SDLC
8 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) Java
2 12 (50.00%) Groovy
3 11 (45.83%) Java 8
4 8 (33.33%) SQL
5 6 (25.00%) Python
5 6 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
7 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
8 2 (8.33%) TypeScript
9 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
9 1 (4.17%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) AWS Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Kubernetes
2 4 (16.67%) Ansible
2 4 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (16.67%) Puppet
2 4 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) IBM
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle
1 2 (8.33%) Sybase
2 1 (4.17%) Lotus