Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 141 162 110
Rank change year-on-year +21 -52 +57
Contract jobs citing Gradle 49 21 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.04% 0.45% 1.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.17% 2.73% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 14 20
Scotland median daily rate £700 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +9.38% +14.29%
UK median daily rate £525 £490 £450
% change year-on-year +7.14% +8.89% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £65.00 £53.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year +20.93% +49.31% -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 948 770 640
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.20% 16.37% 17.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 560 484 384
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £285 £288 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £488
UK median daily rate £475 £455 £425
% change year-on-year +4.40% +7.06% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 10
Scotland median hourly rate £44.00 £30.00 £24.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.67% +20.43% -38.31%
10th Percentile £29.15 £12.71 £14.23
90th Percentile £45.10 £43.25 £48.54
UK median hourly rate £43.25 £43.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year -0.57% +6.10% +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 January 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 21 January 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
Edinburgh +27 34 £700 +40.00%
Glasgow -11 15 £475 +11.76% 2
Gradle
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 40 (81.63%) Java
2 39 (79.59%) Maven
2 39 (79.59%) Jenkins
3 36 (73.47%) DevOps
4 32 (65.31%) Docker
5 31 (63.27%) Ansible
6 27 (55.10%) Groovy
7 25 (51.02%) Opscode Chef
7 25 (51.02%) Python
8 23 (46.94%) Shell Script
8 23 (46.94%) Cloud Foundry
8 23 (46.94%) Puppet
8 23 (46.94%) nginx
8 23 (46.94%) Open Source
8 23 (46.94%) PaaS
8 23 (46.94%) gulp
8 23 (46.94%) Travis CI
8 23 (46.94%) Virtual Machines
8 23 (46.94%) CircleCI
8 23 (46.94%) IBM UrbanCode
8 23 (46.94%) npm
9 19 (38.78%) Terraform
9 19 (38.78%) AWS CloudFormation
10 18 (36.73%) Git (software)
11 14 (28.57%) Spring
12 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (24.49%) SQL
12 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
13 11 (22.45%) Oracle

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 23 (46.94%) Cloud Foundry
1 23 (46.94%) nginx
2 2 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.04%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 23 (46.94%) npm
1 23 (46.94%) PaaS
2 19 (38.78%) AWS CloudFormation
3 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (4.08%) Apigee
5 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
2 6 (12.24%) DB2
3 3 (6.12%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.08%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 39 (79.59%) Jenkins
1 39 (79.59%) Maven
2 23 (46.94%) CircleCI
2 23 (46.94%) gulp
2 23 (46.94%) IBM UrbanCode
2 23 (46.94%) Travis CI
3 18 (36.73%) Git (software)
4 5 (10.20%) Cucumber
4 5 (10.20%) JUnit
4 5 (10.20%) Selenium
4 5 (10.20%) Subversion
5 3 (6.12%) Eclipse
5 3 (6.12%) Mercurial
5 3 (6.12%) MSBuild
5 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
6 2 (4.08%) Bitbucket
6 2 (4.08%) Liquibase
6 2 (4.08%) Mockito
6 2 (4.08%) Protractor
6 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (55.10%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (32.65%) Developer
3 9 (18.37%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Java Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Core Java Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Android Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Architect
8 1 (2.04%) ETL Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (2.04%) Lead DevOps
8 1 (2.04%) Mac Developer
8 1 (2.04%) React Developer
8 1 (2.04%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Test Architect
8 1 (2.04%) Test Automation Architect
8 1 (2.04%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.57%) Spring
2 9 (18.37%) JSON
3 8 (16.33%) AngularJS
3 8 (16.33%) SOAP
4 7 (14.29%) XML
5 5 (10.20%) CSS
5 5 (10.20%) HTML
5 5 (10.20%) HTML5
5 5 (10.20%) REST
5 5 (10.20%) Web Services
6 3 (6.12%) Ajax
6 3 (6.12%) Akka
6 3 (6.12%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (6.12%) J2EE
6 3 (6.12%) React
6 3 (6.12%) Spring Boot
7 2 (4.08%) CSS3
7 2 (4.08%) RESTful
7 2 (4.08%) Spring MVC
7 2 (4.08%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (6.12%) Virtual Team
2 2 (4.08%) User Experience
3 1 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.45%) Linux
2 8 (16.33%) Unix
3 1 (2.04%) Android
3 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (73.47%) DevOps
2 23 (46.94%) Open Source
3 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.29%) TDD
4 7 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 6 (12.24%) Test Automation
6 5 (10.20%) BDD
6 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.16%) OO
7 4 (8.16%) Scrum
7 4 (8.16%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.12%) Asset Management
8 3 (6.12%) Code Coverage
8 3 (6.12%) Low Latency
8 3 (6.12%) OOP
9 2 (4.08%) Data Migration
9 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.08%) Microservices
9 2 (4.08%) Release Management
9 2 (4.08%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 40 (81.63%) Java
2 27 (55.10%) Groovy
3 25 (51.02%) Python
4 23 (46.94%) Shell Script
5 12 (24.49%) SQL
6 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
7 6 (12.24%) Perl
8 4 (8.16%) C++
9 2 (4.08%) Ruby
10 1 (2.04%) C#
10 1 (2.04%) Kotlin
10 1 (2.04%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 32 (65.31%) Docker
2 23 (46.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 31 (63.27%) Ansible
2 25 (51.02%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (46.94%) Puppet
4 19 (38.78%) Terraform
5 2 (4.08%) Kibana
5 2 (4.08%) logstash
6 1 (2.04%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Oracle
2 3 (6.12%) Charles River
2 3 (6.12%) Sybase
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.08%) RedGate
4 1 (2.04%) TOWER Software