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 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 109 126
Rank change year-on-year +3 +17  
Contract jobs citing Gradle 11 42 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.51% 1.43% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.35% 9.66% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 7
Median daily rate £488 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £300 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £425 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.47% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - -

Gradle is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 328 435 318
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 15.15% 14.80% 10.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 242 166
Median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +3.12% +9.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 14
Median hourly rate £43.39 £40.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.47% +31.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £20.75 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £41.75 £40.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +1.19% +13.51%  

Gradle
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Gradle as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +14 8 £525 +75.00% 5
Edinburgh -21 3 £375 -9.09%
Gradle
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 17 (89.47%) Java
1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (78.95%) Maven
2 15 (78.95%) Scrum
3 14 (73.68%) Spring
4 13 (68.42%) Git (software)
4 13 (68.42%) Unix
4 13 (68.42%) Shell Script
4 13 (68.42%) Ant
4 13 (68.42%) Jenkins
5 12 (63.16%) Relational Database
5 12 (63.16%) Hudson
5 12 (63.16%) DB2
5 12 (63.16%) SQL
5 12 (63.16%) Perforce
6 11 (57.89%) SOAP
6 11 (57.89%) XML
6 11 (57.89%) OOA/OOD
6 11 (57.89%) OO
6 11 (57.89%) Banking
6 11 (57.89%) JSON
7 10 (52.63%) Protocol Buffers
8 9 (47.37%) EMIR
8 9 (47.37%) Dodd-Frank
8 9 (47.37%) MiFID
8 9 (47.37%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (47.37%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (31.58%) TDD
9 6 (31.58%) DevOps
9 6 (31.58%) Microservices

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 2 (10.53%) GeoServer
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.26%) IaaS
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) DB2
1 12 (63.16%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.53%) GIS
2 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.53%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 15 (78.95%) Maven
2 13 (68.42%) Ant
2 13 (68.42%) Git (software)
2 13 (68.42%) Jenkins
3 12 (63.16%) Hudson
4 4 (21.05%) Cucumber
4 4 (21.05%) JBehave
4 4 (21.05%) Selenium
5 2 (10.53%) Concordion
5 2 (10.53%) JIRA
5 2 (10.53%) JUnit
6 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
6 1 (5.26%) GitLab
General
1 11 (57.89%) Banking
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 14 (73.68%) Java Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Designer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Designer
6 2 (10.53%) Angular Developer
6 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) HTML Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Open Source Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Python Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Architect
7 1 (5.26%) DevOps Manager
7 1 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) Spring
2 11 (57.89%) JSON
2 11 (57.89%) SOAP
2 11 (57.89%) XML
3 10 (52.63%) Protocol Buffers
4 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
5 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
5 3 (15.79%) Java EE
6 2 (10.53%) CSS
6 2 (10.53%) CSS3
6 2 (10.53%) HTML
6 2 (10.53%) HTML5
6 2 (10.53%) jQuery
6 2 (10.53%) Leaflet
6 2 (10.53%) OpenLayers
6 2 (10.53%) PostGIS
6 2 (10.53%) REST
6 2 (10.53%) RESTful
6 2 (10.53%) Sass
6 2 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Derivative
1 1 (5.26%) Fintech
1 1 (5.26%) OTC Derivatives
1 1 (5.26%) STB
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (78.95%) Scrum
3 11 (57.89%) OO
3 11 (57.89%) OOA/OOD
4 9 (47.37%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (47.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (31.58%) DevOps
5 6 (31.58%) Microservices
5 6 (31.58%) TDD
6 4 (21.05%) BDD
6 4 (21.05%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (21.05%) Refactoring
6 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (15.79%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 3 (15.79%) Open Source
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (10.53%) Kanban
8 2 (10.53%) Open Source Development
8 2 (10.53%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) Java
2 13 (68.42%) Shell Script
3 12 (63.16%) SQL
4 5 (26.32%) Python
5 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.53%) ES6
6 2 (10.53%) Ruby
7 1 (5.26%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) Dodd-Frank
1 9 (47.37%) EMIR
1 9 (47.37%) MiFID
2 2 (10.53%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Perforce
2 2 (10.53%) ESRI
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