The table below looks at the statistics for GWT skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GWT over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
Rank 513 500 529
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +29
Contract jobs citing GWT 70 57 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.12% 0.087%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 0.40% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 24 26
Average daily rate
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£431 £400 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% -23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £316 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £696
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £400 £693
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -42.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £26.31 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.01% +13.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.31 £41.50
% change year-on-year
+33.01% -36.59%
GWT
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14233 14232 14533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.93% 29.24% 27.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9178 9341 9068
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 246 342
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

GWT
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

GWT Jobs Demand Trend in England

GWT
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

GWT Daily Rate Trend in England

GWT
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GWT across the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

GWT Daily Rate Histogram in England

GWT
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GWT across the England region.

GWT Hourly Rate Trend in England

GWT
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GWT within the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +36 42 £431 +4.54% 7
South East -12 20 £463 +15.62% 3
East of England -28 4 - - 2
South West - 2 - - 3
North West - 1 - - 2
West Midlands - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
GWT
UK

GWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 134 (92.41%) Java
2 97 (66.90%) Spring
3 79 (54.48%) Hibernate
4 47 (32.41%) JavaScript
5 42 (28.97%) Google
6 41 (28.28%) HTML
7 40 (27.59%) MVC
8 38 (26.21%) Maven
9 31 (21.38%) Oracle
9 31 (21.38%) Mockito
10 28 (19.31%) SQL
11 27 (18.62%) Scrum
12 25 (17.24%) Jenkins
12 25 (17.24%) Groovy
13 23 (15.86%) TestNG
14 22 (15.17%) DbUnit
14 22 (15.17%) TDD
14 22 (15.17%) J2EE
14 22 (15.17%) Apache Camel
15 20 (13.79%) XML
16 19 (13.10%) Finance
16 19 (13.10%) Degree
17 18 (12.41%) Agile Software Development
17 18 (12.41%) SOAP
17 18 (12.41%) Apache ServiceMix
18 17 (11.72%) Atomikos
18 17 (11.72%) Guice
19 16 (11.03%) Web Services
19 16 (11.03%) CSS
19 16 (11.03%) Software Engineering

GWT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 18 (12.41%) Apache ServiceMix
2 10 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.45%) WebSphere
3 5 (3.45%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.07%) Jetty
5 2 (1.38%) SAS
5 2 (1.38%) OpenCms
5 2 (1.38%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (1.38%) CMS
5 2 (1.38%) Node.js
6 1 (0.69%) Documentum
6 1 (0.69%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.69%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.83%) SaaS
2 2 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.38%) PaaS
3 1 (0.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.97%) MySQL
1 13 (8.97%) MongoDB
2 11 (7.59%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.21%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (6.21%) SQL Server
4 7 (4.83%) RDBMS
5 6 (4.14%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.45%) Big Data
7 4 (2.76%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.38%) OLAP
8 2 (1.38%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.38%) CouchDB
8 2 (1.38%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (1.38%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 38 (26.21%) Maven
2 31 (21.38%) Mockito
3 25 (17.24%) Jenkins
4 23 (15.86%) TestNG
5 22 (15.17%) DbUnit
6 15 (10.34%) Eclipse
6 15 (10.34%) Git (software)
7 10 (6.90%) Cucumber
8 8 (5.52%) Hamcrest
9 7 (4.83%) Subversion
9 7 (4.83%) JUnit
10 6 (4.14%) Firebug
11 5 (3.45%) Selenium
12 4 (2.76%) Ant
12 4 (2.76%) Dreamweaver
13 3 (2.07%) TeamCity
13 3 (2.07%) JIRA
13 3 (2.07%) Gerrit
14 2 (1.38%) Rational DOORS
14 2 (1.38%) Apache Ivy
General
1 19 (13.10%) Finance
2 8 (5.52%) Banking
3 4 (2.76%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.07%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.69%) French Language
5 1 (0.69%) Advertising
5 1 (0.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 129 (88.97%) Developer
2 108 (74.48%) Java Developer
3 13 (8.97%) Senior Java Developer
3 13 (8.97%) Senior Developer
4 10 (6.90%) Web Developer
4 10 (6.90%) UI Developer
5 9 (6.21%) UI Programmer
6 8 (5.52%) Front-End Developer
7 6 (4.14%) Applications Developer
7 6 (4.14%) Web Applications Developer
7 6 (4.14%) Programmer
8 5 (3.45%) Software Engineer
8 5 (3.45%) Java Software Engineer
8 5 (3.45%) Java Web Developer
9 4 (2.76%) Java Programmer
9 4 (2.76%) Project Leader
9 4 (2.76%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (2.76%) Software Project Leader
10 3 (2.07%) Designer
10 3 (2.07%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (66.90%) Spring
2 79 (54.48%) Hibernate
3 41 (28.28%) HTML
4 22 (15.17%) J2EE
4 22 (15.17%) Apache Camel
5 20 (13.79%) XML
6 18 (12.41%) SOAP
7 17 (11.72%) Guice
8 16 (11.03%) Web Services
8 16 (11.03%) CSS
9 15 (10.34%) jQuery
10 14 (9.66%) Spring MVC
10 14 (9.66%) JDBC
11 13 (8.97%) AngularJS
12 12 (8.28%) JSON
13 10 (6.90%) Ajax
14 9 (6.21%) HTML5
14 9 (6.21%) Spring Security
14 9 (6.21%) JSP
15 8 (5.52%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.45%) Computer Science
1 5 (3.45%) W3C
2 4 (2.76%) Life Science
2 4 (2.76%) Mathematics
2 4 (2.76%) Biology
2 4 (2.76%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.07%) iPhone
3 3 (2.07%) iPad
3 3 (2.07%) Open Source
3 3 (2.07%) Clustering
4 2 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.38%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.38%) HP Superdome
4 2 (1.38%) Derivative
5 1 (0.69%) Ergonomics
5 1 (0.69%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.69%) Video on Demand
5 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.69%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.28%) Linux
2 7 (4.83%) UNIX
3 2 (1.38%) HPUX
4 1 (0.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (27.59%) MVC
2 27 (18.62%) Scrum
3 22 (15.17%) TDD
4 18 (12.41%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (11.03%) Software Engineering
6 11 (7.59%) OO
7 9 (6.21%) Pair Programming
8 8 (5.52%) UML
9 7 (4.83%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (4.14%) OOA/OOD
10 6 (4.14%) Validation
10 6 (4.14%) Configuration Management
10 6 (4.14%) Web Application Development
10 6 (4.14%) Release Management
10 6 (4.14%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (2.76%) SOA
12 4 (2.76%) E-Commerce
12 4 (2.76%) Bioinformatics
12 4 (2.76%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 134 (92.41%) Java
2 47 (32.41%) JavaScript
3 28 (19.31%) SQL
4 25 (17.24%) Groovy
5 5 (3.45%) Perl
5 5 (3.45%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.76%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.07%) Ruby
7 3 (2.07%) C#
8 2 (1.38%) C++
8 2 (1.38%) Python
9 1 (0.69%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.69%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (13.10%) Degree
2 5 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.38%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.69%) OCAJ
4 1 (0.69%) OCP
4 1 (0.69%) OCA
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.52%) QA
2 5 (3.45%) WCAG
3 3 (2.07%) HL7
Vendors
1 42 (28.97%) Google
2 31 (21.38%) Oracle
3 17 (11.72%) Atomikos
4 9 (6.21%) JBoss
5 8 (5.52%) Akamai
6 2 (1.38%) HP
7 1 (0.69%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.69%) Sencha
7 1 (0.69%) SunGard
7 1 (0.69%) Sybase
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £425 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Hinxton, Cambridge, United Kingdom
EMBL
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
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Rate: From £450 to £650 per day Rate Dependant on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago
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