Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 15 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
England > South East
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 321 282 244
Rank change year-on-year -39 -38 +122
Contract jobs citing Gradle 72 90 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.43% 0.53% 0.84%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.20% 3.00% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 39 93
South East median daily rate £500 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £339 £356 £316
90th Percentile £590 £575 £513
England median daily rate £510 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South East median hourly rate - £61.69 -
England 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 the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3,272 2,996 2,532
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.55% 17.76% 15.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,024 1,826 1,542
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £315 £310 £290
90th Percentile £575 £570 £526
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 96 79
South East median hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +9.76% -3.53%
10th Percentile £28.30 £26.00 £32.50
90th Percentile £59.63 £52.50 £59.31
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +4.46%

Gradle
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Gradle as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Gradle in the South East

Gradle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Gradle in the South East

Gradle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Gradle in the South East over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Gradle in the South East

Gradle
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Gradle within the South East region over the 6 months to 15 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
Hampshire -13 28 £475 +6.74% 2
Thames Valley +1 26 £525 +5.00% 15
Berkshire -8 22 £513 +7.89% 10
Surrey -19 12 £450 +11.80% 8
East Sussex -10 3 £660 +28.78% 1
West Sussex - 3 £380 -
Oxfordshire +12 2 £525 -2.33% 2
Buckinghamshire +10 2 - - 3
Gradle
England

For the 6 months to 15 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 South East region with a requirement for Gradle.

1 67 (93.06%) Java
2 58 (80.56%) Git (software)
3 57 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (75.00%) Jenkins
5 53 (73.61%) Spring
6 42 (58.33%) TDD
7 41 (56.94%) Continuous Integration
7 41 (56.94%) REST
8 35 (48.61%) BDD
9 32 (44.44%) Unit Testing
9 32 (44.44%) Maven
10 30 (41.67%) Linux
11 29 (40.28%) Scrum
11 29 (40.28%) DevOps
12 28 (38.89%) Java 8
13 27 (37.50%) Kafka
14 26 (36.11%) GitHub
15 25 (34.72%) AngularJS
15 25 (34.72%) Apache
16 24 (33.33%) JUnit
17 23 (31.94%) Microservices
18 22 (30.56%) Amazon AWS
19 21 (29.17%) Hadoop
19 21 (29.17%) Kanban
19 21 (29.17%) JSON
19 21 (29.17%) JIRA
19 21 (29.17%) Unix
19 21 (29.17%) Middleware
20 20 (27.78%) Shell Script
20 20 (27.78%) IntelliJ

Gradle
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 25 (34.72%) Apache
2 15 (20.83%) Confluence
3 11 (15.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 11 (15.28%) Apache Solr
3 11 (15.28%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (9.72%) Cloud Foundry
5 6 (8.33%) Tomcat
6 5 (6.94%) Alfresco
7 4 (5.56%) Apache Spark
7 4 (5.56%) GemFire
8 1 (1.39%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 26 (36.11%) GitHub
2 22 (30.56%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (19.44%) Amazon SQS
4 14 (19.44%) AWS Lambda
4 14 (19.44%) Serverless
5 13 (18.06%) Amazon S3
6 11 (15.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 11 (15.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 11 (15.28%) CloudFront
7 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (5.56%) OpenShift
8 4 (5.56%) PaaS
9 3 (4.17%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (4.17%) npm
10 2 (2.78%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (2.78%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (2.78%) G Suite
11 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) DSL
2 3 (4.17%) MQTT
3 2 (2.78%) DNS
3 2 (2.78%) Firewall
3 2 (2.78%) NAS
3 2 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (29.17%) Hadoop
2 20 (27.78%) HBase
3 18 (25.00%) Big Data
3 18 (25.00%) Parquet
4 11 (15.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (6.94%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.17%) DB2
6 3 (4.17%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.78%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.78%) OLTP
8 1 (1.39%) MySQL
8 1 (1.39%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 58 (80.56%) Git (software)
2 54 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 32 (44.44%) Maven
4 24 (33.33%) JUnit
5 21 (29.17%) JIRA
6 20 (27.78%) IntelliJ
7 19 (26.39%) Eclipse
8 15 (20.83%) Mercurial
9 12 (16.67%) Cucumber
10 11 (15.28%) Checkstyle
10 11 (15.28%) SonarQube
11 8 (11.11%) gulp
11 8 (11.11%) Selenium
12 6 (8.33%) Liquibase
12 6 (8.33%) Protractor
12 6 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
13 4 (5.56%) Jasmine
13 4 (5.56%) Karma Test Runner
13 4 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
13 4 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (6.94%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Retail
3 2 (2.78%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.39%) Marketing
4 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (75.00%) Developer
2 41 (56.94%) Java Developer
3 7 (9.72%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (8.33%) Backend Developer
4 6 (8.33%) Development Engineer
4 6 (8.33%) Hadoop Developer
4 6 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 5 (6.94%) Big Data Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Software Development Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Test Development Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Applications Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Java Hadoop Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Android Developer
8 2 (2.78%) AWS Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Software Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (73.61%) Spring
2 41 (56.94%) REST
3 27 (37.50%) Kafka
4 25 (34.72%) AngularJS
5 21 (29.17%) JSON
5 21 (29.17%) Middleware
6 20 (27.78%) RabbitMQ
7 18 (25.00%) Apache Avro
8 15 (20.83%) JSF
8 15 (20.83%) Spring MVC
8 15 (20.83%) Struts
8 15 (20.83%) Web Services
9 14 (19.44%) J2EE
10 13 (18.06%) React
11 10 (13.89%) Hibernate
12 7 (9.72%) Spring Boot
13 6 (8.33%) JPA
13 6 (8.33%) RESTful
13 6 (8.33%) WireMock
14 5 (6.94%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.78%) Linux Command Line
1 20 (27.78%) Virtual Team
2 5 (6.94%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.78%) Fintech
3 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.39%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 30 (41.67%) Linux
2 21 (29.17%) Unix
3 4 (5.56%) Android
4 3 (4.17%) Windows
5 2 (2.78%) AIX
5 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (58.33%) TDD
3 41 (56.94%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (48.61%) BDD
5 32 (44.44%) Unit Testing
6 29 (40.28%) DevOps
6 29 (40.28%) Scrum
7 23 (31.94%) Microservices
8 21 (29.17%) Kanban
9 18 (25.00%) Benchmarking
10 17 (23.61%) User Stories
11 16 (22.22%) MVC
11 16 (22.22%) Pair Programming
12 15 (20.83%) SOA
12 15 (20.83%) Software Engineering
13 12 (16.67%) System Testing
14 11 (15.28%) Content Management
15 8 (11.11%) SDLC
16 7 (9.72%) Open Source
17 6 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 67 (93.06%) Java
2 28 (38.89%) Java 8
3 20 (27.78%) Shell Script
4 18 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (11.11%) Python
6 7 (9.72%) Groovy
7 6 (8.33%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.56%) Java 9
8 4 (5.56%) Korn
8 4 (5.56%) SQL
9 2 (2.78%) Perl
9 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.78%) Ruby
10 1 (1.39%) C#
10 1 (1.39%) C++
10 1 (1.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.28%) QA
System Software
1 20 (27.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 20 (27.78%) HDFS
2 17 (23.61%) Docker
3 4 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (25.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 12 (16.67%) Kubernetes
3 7 (9.72%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (6.94%) Ansible
5 4 (5.56%) Terraform
6 1 (1.39%) Mesos
6 1 (1.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (15.28%) Adobe
2 9 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (2.78%) Apple
3 2 (2.78%) F5
4 1 (1.39%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.39%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.39%) Dynatrace
4 1 (1.39%) HP
4 1 (1.39%) MapR
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft