Period
to 15 December 2019

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 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
England > South East
6 months to
15 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 305 316 295
Rank change year-on-year +11 -21 -61
Contract jobs citing Gradle 27 74 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.21% 0.44% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.38% 2.25% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 25 33
South East median daily rate £575 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% +17.65% +1.19%
10th Percentile £334 £339 £361
90th Percentile £638 £590 £571
England median daily rate £538 £525 £456
% change year-on-year +2.38% +15.07% +1.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
South East median hourly rate £16.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £65.00 £62.50
% change year-on-year -46.15% +4.00% +73.61%

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 1,962 3,286 2,976
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.45% 19.58% 17.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,165 2,027 1,818
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £429
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.96% +7.19%
10th Percentile £313 £316 £310
90th Percentile £585 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £463
% change year-on-year - +2.70% +7.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 53 87
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +9.76%
10th Percentile £18.25 £33.00 £26.00
90th Percentile £71.88 £59.75 £60.40
England median hourly rate £43.25 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.76% - +3.66%

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 December 2019.

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 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
Hampshire +11 17 £400 -27.27% 2
Thames Valley +3 6 £588 +11.90% 3
Surrey +46 4 £625 +49.25% 2
Buckinghamshire +22 3 - -
Berkshire -8 3 £588 +11.90% 2
Gradle
England

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

1 20 (74.07%) Jenkins
2 17 (62.96%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (62.96%) Java
3 16 (59.26%) GitHub
4 14 (51.85%) AWS
5 13 (48.15%) Git (software)
6 12 (44.44%) SonarQube
6 12 (44.44%) SQL
6 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (44.44%) Maven
7 11 (40.74%) Scrum
7 11 (40.74%) Python
7 11 (40.74%) Docker
7 11 (40.74%) DevOps
8 10 (37.04%) Spring
8 10 (37.04%) Sonatype Nexus
9 9 (33.33%) Hibernate
10 8 (29.63%) Kubernetes
10 8 (29.63%) Ansible
11 7 (25.93%) SQL Optimisation
11 7 (25.93%) TeamCity
11 7 (25.93%) Bash Shell
11 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
11 7 (25.93%) Unix
11 7 (25.93%) Oracle
11 7 (25.93%) PL/SQL
11 7 (25.93%) JSF
11 7 (25.93%) WebSphere
12 6 (22.22%) MySQL
12 6 (22.22%) Linux

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 7 (25.93%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (7.41%) CMS
2 2 (7.41%) Confluence
2 2 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (7.41%) Headless CMS
3 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 16 (59.26%) GitHub
2 14 (51.85%) AWS
3 6 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (22.22%) Amazon S3
4 4 (14.81%) Amazon ECS
4 4 (14.81%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (14.81%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (14.81%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (14.81%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (14.81%) Azure
4 4 (14.81%) Azure Data Factory
4 4 (14.81%) CloudFront
4 4 (14.81%) Serverless
5 3 (11.11%) Coveralls
6 2 (7.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (7.41%) AWS CodeDeploy
6 2 (7.41%) AWS CodePipeline
6 2 (7.41%) AWS Fargate
6 2 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (7.41%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Internet
1 4 (14.81%) Intranet
2 3 (11.11%) DNS
2 3 (11.11%) HTTP
3 2 (7.41%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) MySQL
1 6 (22.22%) NoSQL
1 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (14.81%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 4 (14.81%) Big Data
2 4 (14.81%) Data Lake
2 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (14.81%) Hadoop
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 2 (7.41%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (7.41%) Redis
5 1 (3.70%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (74.07%) Jenkins
2 13 (48.15%) Git (software)
3 12 (44.44%) Maven
3 12 (44.44%) SonarQube
4 10 (37.04%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (25.93%) TeamCity
6 6 (22.22%) EasyMock
7 4 (14.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (14.81%) Concordion
7 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
7 4 (14.81%) JUnit
7 4 (14.81%) Mockito
8 3 (11.11%) Bitbucket Server
9 2 (7.41%) IntelliJ
9 2 (7.41%) JIRA
10 1 (3.70%) Gatling
10 1 (3.70%) git-flow
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Multimedia
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Legal
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle Developer
2 5 (18.52%) PL/SQL Developer
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Azure Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Data Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse Architect
3 4 (14.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Hadoop Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (7.41%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Java Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) Spring
2 9 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 7 (25.93%) JSF
4 5 (18.52%) JSON
4 5 (18.52%) Spring Boot
5 4 (14.81%) Gherkin
5 4 (14.81%) Web Services
6 2 (7.41%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (7.41%) JPA
6 2 (7.41%) JSR 170
6 2 (7.41%) Node.js
6 2 (7.41%) React
6 2 (7.41%) Redux
6 2 (7.41%) RESTful
7 1 (3.70%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (3.70%) REST
7 1 (3.70%) Spring MVC
7 1 (3.70%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) User Experience
2 2 (7.41%) Wiki
3 1 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Unix
2 6 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Solaris
3 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (40.74%) DevOps
3 11 (40.74%) Scrum
4 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
4 7 (25.93%) SQL Optimisation
5 6 (22.22%) Kanban
6 5 (18.52%) BDD
6 5 (18.52%) TDD
7 4 (14.81%) Data Architecture
7 4 (14.81%) Data Migration
7 4 (14.81%) Migration
7 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
7 4 (14.81%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 3 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
8 3 (11.11%) Project Delivery
8 3 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (7.41%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) Java
2 12 (44.44%) SQL
3 11 (40.74%) Python
4 7 (25.93%) Bash Shell
4 7 (25.93%) PL/SQL
5 6 (22.22%) Scala
6 5 (18.52%) Groovy
7 3 (11.11%) C
7 3 (11.11%) Java 8
8 2 (7.41%) C++
8 2 (7.41%) Clojure
8 2 (7.41%) Korn
9 1 (3.70%) Java 9
9 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Ansible
1 8 (29.63%) Kubernetes
2 6 (22.22%) Terraform
3 5 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (7.41%) Puppet
5 1 (3.70%) Grafana
5 1 (3.70%) Graphite
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe