Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 18 June 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 West
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 179 202
Rank change year-on-year +19 +23 -
Contract jobs citing Gradle 24 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.48% 0.44% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.65% 2.37% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 5
South West median daily rate £425 £440 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.41% +5.39% -
10th Percentile £350 £339 £378
90th Percentile £713 £462 £429
England median daily rate £500 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £70.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year +75.00% - -

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 West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 905 970 838
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.18% 18.51% 14.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 570 536
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £313 £280 £288
90th Percentile £563 £525 £525
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 44 64
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +13.67%
10th Percentile £35.25 £35.90 £31.63
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.75 £50.68
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.80% -1.76% +14.74%

Gradle
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Gradle in the South West

Gradle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Gradle in the South West

Gradle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Gradle in the South West over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Gradle in the South West

Gradle
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 18 June 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
Devon +6 9 £425 -
Wiltshire +16 5 £675 +94.24% 1
Dorset - 4 £388 -
Somerset -3 2 £500 +13.64%
Gloucestershire +9 1 - -
Bristol -8 1 - - 1
Gradle
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 West region with a requirement for Gradle.

1 23 (95.83%) Java
2 22 (91.67%) Maven
3 21 (87.50%) Jenkins
4 18 (75.00%) Git (software)
5 14 (58.33%) DevOps
6 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (45.83%) Python
7 11 (45.83%) JIRA
7 11 (45.83%) Puppet
8 10 (41.67%) Artifactory
8 10 (41.67%) Test Automation
8 10 (41.67%) Groovy
9 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (37.50%) Confluence
9 9 (37.50%) Linux
9 9 (37.50%) Ant
9 9 (37.50%) Ansible
10 8 (33.33%) Shell Script
10 8 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (33.33%) TeamCity
11 7 (29.17%) Open Source
11 7 (29.17%) TDD
11 7 (29.17%) Ruby
11 7 (29.17%) Docker
12 6 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
12 6 (25.00%) Nagios
12 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
12 6 (25.00%) CSS
12 6 (25.00%) HTML
12 6 (25.00%) REST

Gradle
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 9 (37.50%) Confluence
2 4 (16.67%) Mule
3 3 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (12.50%) nginx
4 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (20.83%) GitHub
2 5 (20.83%) OpenShift
3 4 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (16.67%) Amazon S3
3 4 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (16.67%) PaaS
4 3 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (12.50%) npm
4 3 (12.50%) Serverless
5 1 (4.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (4.17%) Google Play
5 1 (4.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) SMS
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Big Data
2 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.17%) Redis
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (91.67%) Maven
2 21 (87.50%) Jenkins
3 18 (75.00%) Git (software)
4 11 (45.83%) JIRA
5 10 (41.67%) Artifactory
6 9 (37.50%) Ant
7 8 (33.33%) TeamCity
8 5 (20.83%) Bitbucket
8 5 (20.83%) Cucumber
8 5 (20.83%) SonarQube
9 4 (16.67%) Cobertura
9 4 (16.67%) JUnit
9 4 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (16.67%) Selenium
10 3 (12.50%) CircleCI
10 3 (12.50%) gulp
10 3 (12.50%) Travis CI
11 2 (8.33%) IBM UrbanCode
12 1 (4.17%) Android Studio
12 1 (4.17%) Hudson
General
1 4 (16.67%) Back Office
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 7 (29.17%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Hybris Developer
6 3 (12.50%) AWS Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Build Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Build Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Lead DevOps
7 2 (8.33%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Python Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Ruby Developer
7 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior DevOps
7 2 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Technical Leader
8 1 (4.17%) AWS DevOps
8 1 (4.17%) DevOps Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) CSS
1 6 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
1 6 (25.00%) HTML
1 6 (25.00%) REST
2 5 (20.83%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) SOAP
2 5 (20.83%) Spring
3 3 (12.50%) Web Services
4 2 (8.33%) RESTful
4 2 (8.33%) Spring Boot
4 2 (8.33%) XML
5 1 (4.17%) Chai
5 1 (4.17%) CSS3
5 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.17%) HTML5
5 1 (4.17%) Java EE
5 1 (4.17%) JMS
5 1 (4.17%) Redux
5 1 (4.17%) XSLT
5 1 (4.17%) YAML
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Android
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) DevOps
2 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (41.67%) Test Automation
4 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (29.17%) Open Source
5 7 (29.17%) TDD
6 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (16.67%) API Development
7 4 (16.67%) B2C
7 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 4 (16.67%) Release Management
7 4 (16.67%) Web Development
8 3 (12.50%) BDD
8 3 (12.50%) Scrum
9 2 (8.33%) Build Automation
9 2 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
9 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (8.33%) Microservices
9 2 (8.33%) OWASP
9 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) Python
3 10 (41.67%) Groovy
4 8 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 7 (29.17%) Ruby
6 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 2 (8.33%) Java 8
8 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
8 1 (4.17%) C#
8 1 (4.17%) Kotlin
8 1 (4.17%) Perl
8 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Docker
2 3 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (45.83%) Puppet
2 9 (37.50%) Ansible
3 6 (25.00%) Nagios
4 3 (12.50%) Kubernetes
4 3 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (8.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (4.17%) Packer
6 1 (4.17%) SELinux
6 1 (4.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) hybris
1 4 (16.67%) MuleSoft
1 4 (16.67%) Sitecore
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Google
3 1 (4.17%) Guidewire
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat