Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 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
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 190 220
Rank change year-on-year +40 +30 -
Contract jobs citing Gradle 47 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.84% 0.33% 0.030%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.02% 1.94% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 12 0
South West median daily rate £413 £435 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.17% - -
England median daily rate £456 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +1.39% -10.00% +35.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £42.25
% 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 West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 937 979 959
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 16.68% 16.86% 14.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 593 666 673
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £300 £275 £295
90th Percentile £525 £528 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 40 53
South West median hourly rate £41.15 £42.25 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.60% +3.05% +12.64%
10th Percentile £32.55 £24.72 £30.10
90th Percentile £57.90 £51.66 £44.20
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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
Somerset +12 20 £408 +8.67%
Bristol - 9 £425 -
Dorset +9 7 £430 -
Wiltshire - 5 £348 -
Gloucestershire +16 1 - -
Devon -10 1 - -
Gradle
England

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

1 45 (95.74%) Java
2 39 (82.98%) Maven
3 37 (78.72%) Spring
4 36 (76.60%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (72.34%) Git (software)
6 32 (68.09%) Jenkins
7 28 (59.57%) JavaScript
8 27 (57.45%) Test Automation
9 25 (53.19%) Web Services
10 22 (46.81%) TDD
11 21 (44.68%) E-Commerce
11 21 (44.68%) Ant
12 19 (40.43%) Cucumber
13 18 (38.30%) QA
13 18 (38.30%) Selenium
13 18 (38.30%) jQuery
13 18 (38.30%) HTML
13 18 (38.30%) SOAP
14 17 (36.17%) CSS
14 17 (36.17%) hybris
14 17 (36.17%) REST
14 17 (36.17%) Docker
15 16 (34.04%) Bitbucket
15 16 (34.04%) RESTful
15 16 (34.04%) JSON
16 15 (31.91%) User Stories
16 15 (31.91%) Spring Boot
17 14 (29.79%) DevOps
17 14 (29.79%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (29.79%) TeamCity

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 5 (10.64%) Mule
2 1 (2.13%) Apache
2 1 (2.13%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.13%) nginx
2 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.53%) GitHub
2 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (2.13%) npm
3 1 (2.13%) PaaS
3 1 (2.13%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) SMS
2 2 (4.26%) Internet
3 1 (2.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.13%) Big Data
3 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.13%) Neo4j
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.13%) Redis
3 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 39 (82.98%) Maven
2 34 (72.34%) Git (software)
3 32 (68.09%) Jenkins
4 21 (44.68%) Ant
5 19 (40.43%) Cucumber
6 18 (38.30%) Selenium
7 16 (34.04%) Bitbucket
8 14 (29.79%) TeamCity
9 8 (17.02%) SoapUI
10 7 (14.89%) IntelliJ
11 5 (10.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (10.64%) Cobertura
11 5 (10.64%) Eclipse
11 5 (10.64%) JIRA
11 5 (10.64%) JMeter
12 3 (6.38%) JUnit
12 3 (6.38%) Mercurial
13 2 (4.26%) Apache Buildr
13 2 (4.26%) jMock
13 2 (4.26%) Subversion
General
1 7 (14.89%) Back Office
2 6 (12.77%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (63.83%) Developer
2 24 (51.06%) Java Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Full Stack Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Java Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Architect
4 6 (12.77%) Hybris Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Java Software Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Senior Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Software Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Software Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Technical Architect
5 5 (10.64%) Agile Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Agile Java Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (8.51%) QA Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (6.38%) DevOps Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior DevOps
8 2 (4.26%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (78.72%) Spring
2 25 (53.19%) Web Services
3 18 (38.30%) HTML
3 18 (38.30%) jQuery
3 18 (38.30%) SOAP
4 17 (36.17%) CSS
4 17 (36.17%) REST
5 16 (34.04%) JSON
5 16 (34.04%) RESTful
6 15 (31.91%) Spring Boot
7 12 (25.53%) J2EE
8 11 (23.40%) AngularJS
8 11 (23.40%) D3.js
8 11 (23.40%) KnockoutJS
8 11 (23.40%) React
9 10 (21.28%) Hibernate
10 8 (17.02%) Node.js
11 7 (14.89%) Spring MVC
12 4 (8.51%) Thymeleaf
13 3 (6.38%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Cloud Native
2 2 (4.26%) iPad
2 2 (4.26%) RIA
2 2 (4.26%) Web 2.0
3 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.13%) Semantic Web
3 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Android
2 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (76.60%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (57.45%) Test Automation
3 22 (46.81%) TDD
4 21 (44.68%) E-Commerce
5 15 (31.91%) User Stories
6 14 (29.79%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (29.79%) DevOps
7 13 (27.66%) Build Automation
7 13 (27.66%) Microservices
7 13 (27.66%) Web Development
8 12 (25.53%) Scrum
8 12 (25.53%) Software Engineering
9 10 (21.28%) BDD
10 8 (17.02%) API Development
10 8 (17.02%) Continuous Deployment
10 8 (17.02%) MVC
11 7 (14.89%) B2C
12 6 (12.77%) Coaching
12 6 (12.77%) Configuration Management
12 6 (12.77%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (95.74%) Java
2 28 (59.57%) JavaScript
3 11 (23.40%) SQL
4 8 (17.02%) Groovy
4 8 (17.02%) Python
5 6 (12.77%) Bash Shell
5 6 (12.77%) Kotlin
6 1 (2.13%) C#
6 1 (2.13%) C++
6 1 (2.13%) Perl
6 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
1 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (38.30%) QA
System Software
1 17 (36.17%) Docker
2 1 (2.13%) vCloud
2 1 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (23.40%) Kubernetes
2 10 (21.28%) Ansible
2 10 (21.28%) Rancher
3 6 (12.77%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.26%) Puppet
5 1 (2.13%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (2.13%) HockeyApp
5 1 (2.13%) Mesos
Vendors
1 17 (36.17%) hybris
2 8 (17.02%) Oracle
3 7 (14.89%) ATG
4 1 (2.13%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.13%) Guidewire
4 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.13%) VMware