The table below looks at the statistics for GWT skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GWT over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
Rank 195 199 221
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +22
Contract jobs citing GWT 1 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.019% 0.086% 0.070%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.062% 0.29% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Average daily rate
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- £469 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +18.64%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1604 1735 2171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.49% 29.87% 30.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1318 1291 1627
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £308 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 14
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £16.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £45.00 £58.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

GWT
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GWT across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

GWT Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

GWT
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GWT across the City of London region.

GWT Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

GWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing GWT also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GWT.

1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SAML
2 1 (50.00%) JAAS
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Process
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) JSTL
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Security
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting

GWT
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing GWT also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GWT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Mule
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Google App Engine
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Mockito
1 1 (50.00%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) SAML
2 1 (50.00%) JAAS
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) JSTL
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Security
2 1 (50.00%) JPA
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) RUP
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Process
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Google