The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
Rank 512 473 506
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +33
Contract jobs citing GWT 78 30 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.070% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.57% 0.26% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 12 46
Average daily rate £425 £375 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £585 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £325 £600
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -45.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £25.06 £19.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £23.13 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- -25.40%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13782 11568 14360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.85% 26.85% 25.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9018 7371 8668
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 211 331 363
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 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
GWT
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -5 32 £425 +6.25% 5
South East +4 31 £450 +38.46% 1
South West - 5 - - 2
East of England -24 4 £450 +20.00% 2
North West - 2 £419 - 2
East Midlands - 1 - - 5
West Midlands - - - - 1
GWT
UK

GWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 118 (92.19%) Java
2 87 (67.97%) Spring
3 74 (57.81%) Hibernate
4 51 (39.84%) Maven
5 41 (32.03%) JavaScript
5 41 (32.03%) HTML
6 39 (30.47%) MVC
7 37 (28.91%) Groovy
8 36 (28.13%) Mockito
9 32 (25.00%) Oracle
10 31 (24.22%) SQL
11 27 (21.09%) J2EE
11 27 (21.09%) XML
11 27 (21.09%) Google
12 25 (19.53%) Scrum
12 25 (19.53%) Apache Camel
12 25 (19.53%) Apache ServiceMix
13 24 (18.75%) JBoss
14 23 (17.97%) TDD
14 23 (17.97%) Jenkins
14 23 (17.97%) DbUnit
14 23 (17.97%) TestNG
15 22 (17.19%) Agile Software Development
16 21 (16.41%) Guice
16 21 (16.41%) Atomikos
17 19 (14.84%) UML
18 18 (14.06%) OO
18 18 (14.06%) JSON
19 17 (13.28%) Eclipse
19 17 (13.28%) Web Services

GWT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 25 (19.53%) Apache ServiceMix
2 14 (10.94%) Tomcat
3 10 (7.81%) WebSphere
4 8 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 8 (6.25%) Liferay
5 4 (3.13%) Jetty
6 2 (1.56%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (1.56%) SAS
6 2 (1.56%) Apache
6 2 (1.56%) Mule
7 1 (0.78%) Documentum
7 1 (0.78%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.78%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.34%) HTTP
2 2 (1.56%) SSL
2 2 (1.56%) AMQP
3 1 (0.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.16%) MySQL
1 13 (10.16%) MongoDB
2 11 (8.59%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (3.91%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.34%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.34%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.34%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.56%) OLAP
5 2 (1.56%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (1.56%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 51 (39.84%) Maven
2 36 (28.13%) Mockito
3 23 (17.97%) Jenkins
3 23 (17.97%) DbUnit
3 23 (17.97%) TestNG
4 17 (13.28%) Eclipse
5 14 (10.94%) Git (software)
6 13 (10.16%) Hamcrest
6 13 (10.16%) Cucumber
7 6 (4.69%) JUnit
7 6 (4.69%) Firebug
8 4 (3.13%) Dreamweaver
9 3 (2.34%) Subversion
10 2 (1.56%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.56%) Hudson
10 2 (1.56%) Eclipse RCP
10 2 (1.56%) ANTLR
11 1 (0.78%) Subclipse
11 1 (0.78%) Gerrit
11 1 (0.78%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (13.28%) Finance
2 9 (7.03%) Banking
3 7 (5.47%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Front Office
5 1 (0.78%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 113 (88.28%) Developer
2 94 (73.44%) Java Developer
3 19 (14.84%) Senior Developer
4 17 (13.28%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (5.47%) UI Developer
5 7 (5.47%) Java Software Developer
5 7 (5.47%) Software Developer
6 6 (4.69%) Web Developer
6 6 (4.69%) Software Engineer
6 6 (4.69%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (4.69%) UI Programmer
7 5 (3.91%) Programmer
7 5 (3.91%) Consultant
8 4 (3.13%) Architect
8 4 (3.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (2.34%) Designer
9 3 (2.34%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (2.34%) Java Swing Developer
9 3 (2.34%) Java Web Developer
9 3 (2.34%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (67.97%) Spring
2 74 (57.81%) Hibernate
3 41 (32.03%) HTML
4 27 (21.09%) J2EE
4 27 (21.09%) XML
5 25 (19.53%) Apache Camel
6 21 (16.41%) Guice
7 18 (14.06%) JSON
8 17 (13.28%) Web Services
8 17 (13.28%) CSS
8 17 (13.28%) JDBC
8 17 (13.28%) SOAP
9 13 (10.16%) Ajax
9 13 (10.16%) Grails
10 12 (9.38%) Spring MVC
10 12 (9.38%) jQuery
10 12 (9.38%) JSF
11 11 (8.59%) Spring Security
12 10 (7.81%) JMS
13 9 (7.03%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.91%) W3C
2 4 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (3.13%) Clustering
2 4 (3.13%) iPhone
2 4 (3.13%) iPad
3 3 (2.34%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.56%) Derivative
4 2 (1.56%) HP Superdome
4 2 (1.56%) Open Source
5 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.78%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.78%) Telematics
5 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.78%) RIA
5 1 (0.78%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.78%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.03%) Linux
2 4 (3.13%) UNIX
3 2 (1.56%) HPUX
4 1 (0.78%) Android
4 1 (0.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (30.47%) MVC
2 25 (19.53%) Scrum
3 23 (17.97%) TDD
4 22 (17.19%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (14.84%) UML
6 18 (14.06%) OO
7 11 (8.59%) SOA
8 9 (7.03%) Software Engineering
9 8 (6.25%) Pair Programming
10 7 (5.47%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (5.47%) Release Management
11 6 (4.69%) Validation
11 6 (4.69%) OOA/OOD
11 6 (4.69%) Multithreading
12 4 (3.13%) Performance Testing
12 4 (3.13%) Low Latency
12 4 (3.13%) Software Architecture
13 3 (2.34%) Migration
14 2 (1.56%) TOGAF
14 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 118 (92.19%) Java
2 41 (32.03%) JavaScript
3 37 (28.91%) Groovy
4 31 (24.22%) SQL
5 4 (3.13%) Ruby
6 3 (2.34%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.78%) Scala
7 1 (0.78%) Perl
7 1 (0.78%) C
7 1 (0.78%) C#
7 1 (0.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (12.50%) Degree
2 12 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.69%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.25%) QA
2 5 (3.91%) WCAG
3 3 (2.34%) HL7
Vendors
1 32 (25.00%) Oracle
2 27 (21.09%) Google
3 24 (18.75%) JBoss
4 21 (16.41%) Atomikos
5 13 (10.16%) Akamai
6 2 (1.56%) Intalio
6 2 (1.56%) Sybase
6 2 (1.56%) HP
6 2 (1.56%) Splunk
7 1 (0.78%) Talend
7 1 (0.78%) Sencha
7 1 (0.78%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.78%) IBM
7 1 (0.78%) SunGard
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