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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
Rank 566 542 530
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -12
Contract jobs citing GWT 30 51 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.40% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 25 28
Average daily rate £406 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £330 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £365 £425
% change year-on-year
-10.95% -14.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £46.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% +32.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £46.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +32.14%
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
13519 12732 12319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.65% 27.04% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9470 8568 7886
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 179 254
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £20.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £46.28 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -4 19 £425 -10.52% 5
South West 0 4 £325 -27.77% 2
South East +10 3 £460 +43.75% 6
Yorkshire -20 3 - - 3
East of England - 1 - - 1
GWT
UK

GWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 68 (93.15%) Java
2 50 (68.49%) Spring
3 49 (67.12%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (64.38%) JavaScript
5 46 (63.01%) HTML
6 37 (50.68%) JSF
7 32 (43.84%) SQL
8 31 (42.47%) OO
9 30 (41.10%) Web Services
10 28 (38.36%) Hibernate
11 27 (36.99%) Maven
11 27 (36.99%) CSS
12 26 (35.62%) Scrum
13 25 (34.25%) HTML5
14 24 (32.88%) Jenkins
14 24 (32.88%) JBoss
15 23 (31.51%) Oracle
15 23 (31.51%) MVC
16 22 (30.14%) TDD
16 22 (30.14%) Java EE
16 22 (30.14%) Git (software)
17 21 (28.77%) Spring MVC
18 20 (27.40%) Apache Wicket
18 20 (27.40%) Continuous Integration
19 19 (26.03%) NoSQL
20 18 (24.66%) Eclipse
21 17 (23.29%) SQL Server
21 17 (23.29%) SOAP
22 16 (21.92%) XML
22 16 (21.92%) J2EE

GWT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 24 (32.88%) JBoss
2 11 (15.07%) WebLogic
3 9 (12.33%) Tomcat
3 9 (12.33%) WebSphere
4 7 (9.59%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (6.85%) Jetty
6 4 (5.48%) ArcGIS
6 4 (5.48%) WebSphere Portal
7 3 (4.11%) Drupal
7 3 (4.11%) IIS
8 2 (2.74%) CMS
8 2 (2.74%) Node.js
9 1 (1.37%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (1.37%) JCAPS
9 1 (1.37%) OpenCms
9 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.48%) MS Office
2 4 (5.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.48%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.03%) NoSQL
2 17 (23.29%) SQL Server
3 14 (19.18%) MongoDB
4 12 (16.44%) Oracle Database
5 11 (15.07%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (15.07%) Relational Database
6 10 (13.70%) MySQL
7 8 (10.96%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (9.59%) Apache Accumulo
8 7 (9.59%) Big Data
8 7 (9.59%) OrientDB
9 5 (6.85%) DB2
10 4 (5.48%) GIS
10 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.37%) JasperReports
11 1 (1.37%) OLAP
11 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
11 1 (1.37%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 27 (36.99%) Maven
2 24 (32.88%) Jenkins
3 22 (30.14%) Git (software)
4 18 (24.66%) Eclipse
5 13 (17.81%) JUnit
6 12 (16.44%) Ant
7 11 (15.07%) Subversion
8 8 (10.96%) Hudson
8 8 (10.96%) JProfiler
9 7 (9.59%) Cucumber
10 6 (8.22%) JIRA
10 6 (8.22%) Mockito
11 5 (6.85%) AccuRev
11 5 (6.85%) Gatling
11 5 (6.85%) Gradle
11 5 (6.85%) Hamcrest
12 4 (5.48%) ClearCase
12 4 (5.48%) TeamCity
13 3 (4.11%) Selenium
14 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (16.44%) Publishing
2 10 (13.70%) Games
3 7 (9.59%) Finance
4 6 (8.22%) Banking
4 6 (8.22%) Retail
5 3 (4.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (80.82%) Developer
2 51 (69.86%) Java Developer
3 16 (21.92%) JavaScript Developer
4 15 (20.55%) Agile Developer
4 15 (20.55%) Agile Java Developer
5 8 (10.96%) UI Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Games Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Java Games Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Java Web Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Software Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Web Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Development Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) HTML Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Scala Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Software Development Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Software Integration Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (68.49%) Spring
2 46 (63.01%) HTML
3 37 (50.68%) JSF
4 30 (41.10%) Web Services
5 28 (38.36%) Hibernate
6 27 (36.99%) CSS
7 25 (34.25%) HTML5
8 22 (30.14%) Java EE
9 21 (28.77%) Spring MVC
10 20 (27.40%) Apache Wicket
11 17 (23.29%) SOAP
12 16 (21.92%) J2EE
12 16 (21.92%) jQuery
12 16 (21.92%) XML
13 13 (17.81%) Ajax
13 13 (17.81%) RESTful
13 13 (17.81%) Struts
14 10 (13.70%) RIFE
14 10 (13.70%) Stripes Framework
14 10 (13.70%) Tapestry
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) User Experience
2 8 (10.96%) Algorithms
2 8 (10.96%) Client/Server
2 8 (10.96%) Ontologies
3 7 (9.59%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.85%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (6.85%) Online Games
5 2 (2.74%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.37%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.37%) Equities
6 1 (1.37%) RIA
6 1 (1.37%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.81%) Linux
2 7 (9.59%) Windows
2 7 (9.59%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.48%) Unix
4 3 (4.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (67.12%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (42.47%) OO
3 26 (35.62%) Scrum
4 23 (31.51%) MVC
5 22 (30.14%) TDD
6 20 (27.40%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (16.44%) Web Application Development
8 11 (15.07%) OOD
9 9 (12.33%) Open Source
10 8 (10.96%) High Availability
10 8 (10.96%) Low Latency
10 8 (10.96%) Machine Learning
10 8 (10.96%) OOA/OOD
10 8 (10.96%) SDLC
10 8 (10.96%) Web Development
11 7 (9.59%) Memory Management
12 6 (8.22%) Test Automation
12 6 (8.22%) UML
13 5 (6.85%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (6.85%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 68 (93.15%) Java
2 47 (64.38%) JavaScript
3 32 (43.84%) SQL
4 12 (16.44%) Scala
5 8 (10.96%) Ruby
5 8 (10.96%) SPARQL
6 7 (9.59%) Perl
7 6 (8.22%) Groovy
7 6 (8.22%) PL/SQL
8 4 (5.48%) C
9 3 (4.11%) PHP
10 1 (1.37%) C#
10 1 (1.37%) Clojure
10 1 (1.37%) Go
10 1 (1.37%) Haskell
10 1 (1.37%) Python
10 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (17.81%) Security Cleared
2 11 (15.07%) DV Cleared
3 7 (9.59%) Degree
4 4 (5.48%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.96%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 23 (31.51%) Oracle
2 14 (19.18%) Google
3 6 (8.22%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.22%) Perforce
4 5 (6.85%) Akamai
5 4 (5.48%) ESRI
5 4 (5.48%) Fujitsu
5 4 (5.48%) Lumension
5 4 (5.48%) Sophos
5 4 (5.48%) Sybase
6 3 (4.11%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.37%) Atomikos
7 1 (1.37%) BEA
7 1 (1.37%) IBM
7 1 (1.37%) Sun
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