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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
Rank 518 493 479
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -14
Contract jobs citing GWT 46 53 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.097% 0.12% 0.086%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 0.43% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 34 17
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £358 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £413 £500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Average hourly rate £46.50 £35.00 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.85% +51.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £35.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+32.85% +51.35%
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
12904 12450 11108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.09% 27.22% 27.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8595 7881 7098
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 245 287
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.25 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 -7 29 £475 +11.76% 6
South East -40 10 £320 -22.42% 12
South West -20 5 - - 7
Yorkshire - 2 £330 -
East Midlands - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
East of England - - - - 1
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UK

GWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 82 (96.47%) Java
2 53 (62.35%) Spring
3 44 (51.76%) JavaScript
4 41 (48.24%) Google
5 38 (44.71%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (43.53%) HTML
7 35 (41.18%) Hibernate
8 34 (40.00%) CSS
9 27 (31.76%) Web Services
10 24 (28.24%) Scrum
11 22 (25.88%) TDD
11 22 (25.88%) SQL
11 22 (25.88%) Oracle
11 22 (25.88%) Security Cleared
12 21 (24.71%) Eclipse
13 19 (22.35%) Maven
14 18 (21.18%) SC Cleared
15 17 (20.00%) J2EE
15 17 (20.00%) XML
16 16 (18.82%) MVC
17 14 (16.47%) Finance
17 14 (16.47%) Banking
17 14 (16.47%) ClearCase
17 14 (16.47%) Web Development
17 14 (16.47%) HTML5
18 13 (15.29%) Stripes Framework
18 13 (15.29%) OO
18 13 (15.29%) Subversion
18 13 (15.29%) Software Engineering
19 12 (14.12%) C++

GWT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 9 (10.59%) Tomcat
2 7 (8.24%) Jetty
2 7 (8.24%) JBoss
3 4 (4.71%) Apache
3 4 (4.71%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.53%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (2.35%) nginx
6 1 (1.18%) Confluence
6 1 (1.18%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.06%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.12%) MongoDB
2 10 (11.76%) MySQL
3 9 (10.59%) Relational Database
4 8 (9.41%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (8.24%) RDBMS
6 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (5.88%) Hadoop
6 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database
7 4 (4.71%) Apache Hive
7 4 (4.71%) NoSQL
8 3 (3.53%) SQL Server
9 2 (2.35%) Big Data
10 1 (1.18%) Couchbase
10 1 (1.18%) CouchDB
10 1 (1.18%) OLAP
10 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.18%) Star Schema
10 1 (1.18%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 21 (24.71%) Eclipse
2 19 (22.35%) Maven
3 14 (16.47%) ClearCase
4 13 (15.29%) Subversion
5 11 (12.94%) Rational DOORS
5 11 (12.94%) Rational Rhapsody
6 10 (11.76%) Git (software)
7 9 (10.59%) ClearQuest
8 8 (9.41%) Mockito
9 5 (5.88%) Hamcrest
9 5 (5.88%) Cucumber
9 5 (5.88%) Gradle
9 5 (5.88%) Jenkins
10 4 (4.71%) Hudson
10 4 (4.71%) JProfiler
10 4 (4.71%) JUnit
10 4 (4.71%) JIRA
11 3 (3.53%) Ant
11 3 (3.53%) IntelliJ
12 2 (2.35%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 14 (16.47%) Finance
1 14 (16.47%) Banking
2 6 (7.06%) Games
3 5 (5.88%) Law
3 5 (5.88%) Publishing
4 4 (4.71%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.35%) Marketing
5 2 (2.35%) Military
6 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.18%) Advertising
6 1 (1.18%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.18%) Electronics
6 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (75.29%) Developer
2 44 (51.76%) Java Developer
3 15 (17.65%) Web Developer
4 14 (16.47%) Software Engineer
5 7 (8.24%) Java Web Developer
5 7 (8.24%) UI Developer
5 7 (8.24%) UI Programmer
6 6 (7.06%) Scala Developer
6 6 (7.06%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (7.06%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Software Integration Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) Technical Leader
8 3 (3.53%) Java Analyst Programmer
8 3 (3.53%) Java Consultant
8 3 (3.53%) Java Programmer
8 3 (3.53%) Developer Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Analyst Programmer
8 3 (3.53%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (62.35%) Spring
2 37 (43.53%) HTML
3 35 (41.18%) Hibernate
4 34 (40.00%) CSS
5 27 (31.76%) Web Services
6 17 (20.00%) XML
6 17 (20.00%) J2EE
7 14 (16.47%) HTML5
8 13 (15.29%) Stripes Framework
9 12 (14.12%) JSON
10 11 (12.94%) Spring MVC
10 11 (12.94%) JSP
11 10 (11.76%) SOAP
12 9 (10.59%) Struts
12 9 (10.59%) JSF
12 9 (10.59%) Ext JS
12 9 (10.59%) Vaadin
13 8 (9.41%) RIFE
13 8 (9.41%) REST
13 8 (9.41%) Tapestry
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.59%) Client/Server
2 8 (9.41%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.24%) User Experience
4 6 (7.06%) Algorithms
5 5 (5.88%) Open Source
6 4 (4.71%) Ontologies
6 4 (4.71%) Chemistry
7 2 (2.35%) Biology
7 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.35%) Life Science
7 2 (2.35%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.35%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.35%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (2.35%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.18%) Web 2.0
8 1 (1.18%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.41%) Linux
2 2 (2.35%) Debian
2 2 (2.35%) Ubuntu
2 2 (2.35%) CentOS
2 2 (2.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (44.71%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (28.24%) Scrum
3 22 (25.88%) TDD
4 16 (18.82%) MVC
5 14 (16.47%) Web Development
6 13 (15.29%) Software Engineering
6 13 (15.29%) OO
7 11 (12.94%) Requirements Analysis
7 11 (12.94%) Requirements Engineering
7 11 (12.94%) Web Application Development
8 10 (11.76%) Multithreading
9 9 (10.59%) Information Management
9 9 (10.59%) UML
9 9 (10.59%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (9.41%) Performance Testing
11 5 (5.88%) SOA
11 5 (5.88%) B2B
12 4 (4.71%) BDD
12 4 (4.71%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (3.53%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 82 (96.47%) Java
2 44 (51.76%) JavaScript
3 22 (25.88%) SQL
4 12 (14.12%) C++
5 8 (9.41%) PL/SQL
5 8 (9.41%) Groovy
6 6 (7.06%) Scala
6 6 (7.06%) Ruby
7 4 (4.71%) SPARQL
7 4 (4.71%) Python
8 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.35%) Perl
8 2 (2.35%) C#
9 1 (1.18%) C
9 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (25.88%) Security Cleared
2 18 (21.18%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.88%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.53%) Degree
5 1 (1.18%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) QA
2 2 (2.35%) HL7
3 1 (1.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (7.06%) Docker
Vendors
1 41 (48.24%) Google
2 22 (25.88%) Oracle
3 7 (8.24%) Sencha
4 6 (7.06%) Akamai
5 2 (2.35%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.18%) Twitter
6 1 (1.18%) Atomikos
6 1 (1.18%) SAP
6 1 (1.18%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.18%) Atlassian
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