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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
Rank 507 489 474
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -15
Contract jobs citing GWT 50 50 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 0.41% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 26 23
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £300
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 5 3 1
Average hourly rate £46.25 £35.00 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.14% +51.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £35.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+32.14% +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
12432 12178 11781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.27% 27.31% 28.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8435 7786 7583
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 252 317
Average hourly rate £33.50 £33.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.99 £13.50 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.55 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +25 26 £475 +6.74% 12
South West -9 10 £450 - 5
South East -25 10 £320 -20.09% 12
Yorkshire - 4 £328 - 2
East Midlands - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - - 1
East of England - - - - 4
GWT
UK

GWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (95.35%) Java
2 55 (63.95%) Spring
3 45 (52.33%) JavaScript
4 40 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (43.02%) Hibernate
6 36 (41.86%) HTML
7 34 (39.53%) Google
8 30 (34.88%) CSS
9 27 (31.40%) Web Services
10 25 (29.07%) Oracle
11 24 (27.91%) Scrum
12 23 (26.74%) SQL
13 22 (25.58%) TDD
14 20 (23.26%) Eclipse
15 18 (20.93%) XML
15 18 (20.93%) Security Cleared
16 17 (19.77%) J2EE
16 17 (19.77%) Maven
17 16 (18.60%) Software Engineering
17 16 (18.60%) SC Cleared
18 15 (17.44%) MVC
19 14 (16.28%) Subversion
19 14 (16.28%) MySQL
19 14 (16.28%) Linux
20 13 (15.12%) OO
20 13 (15.12%) SOAP
20 13 (15.12%) JSP
20 13 (15.12%) Requirements Analysis
20 13 (15.12%) Web Development
20 13 (15.12%) Relational Database

GWT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 10 (11.63%) Tomcat
2 7 (8.14%) JBoss
3 5 (5.81%) Jetty
4 4 (4.65%) Apache
4 4 (4.65%) Apache Spark
5 3 (3.49%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (2.33%) nginx
7 1 (1.16%) Confluence
7 1 (1.16%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) GitHub
2 1 (1.16%) SaaS
2 1 (1.16%) PaaS
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.98%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.28%) MySQL
2 13 (15.12%) Relational Database
3 10 (11.63%) MongoDB
4 8 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (8.14%) RDBMS
6 6 (6.98%) Hadoop
7 5 (5.81%) NoSQL
8 4 (4.65%) SQL Server
8 4 (4.65%) Apache Hive
9 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (3.49%) Big Data
9 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database
9 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.16%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (1.16%) Couchbase
10 1 (1.16%) CouchDB
10 1 (1.16%) OLAP
10 1 (1.16%) Star Schema
10 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 20 (23.26%) Eclipse
2 17 (19.77%) Maven
3 14 (16.28%) Subversion
4 10 (11.63%) ClearCase
5 9 (10.47%) Rational DOORS
5 9 (10.47%) Rational Rhapsody
5 9 (10.47%) Git (software)
6 7 (8.14%) Mockito
6 7 (8.14%) ClearQuest
7 5 (5.81%) JIRA
7 5 (5.81%) Jenkins
7 5 (5.81%) JUnit
8 4 (4.65%) Ant
8 4 (4.65%) JProfiler
8 4 (4.65%) Cucumber
8 4 (4.65%) Hudson
8 4 (4.65%) Hamcrest
8 4 (4.65%) Gradle
9 3 (3.49%) IntelliJ
10 2 (2.33%) JMeter
General
1 11 (12.79%) Banking
2 10 (11.63%) Finance
3 5 (5.81%) Games
3 5 (5.81%) Law
3 5 (5.81%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.65%) Publishing
5 2 (2.33%) Military
6 1 (1.16%) Marketing
6 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.16%) Electronics
6 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (74.42%) Developer
2 49 (56.98%) Java Developer
3 10 (11.63%) Web Developer
3 10 (11.63%) Software Engineer
4 7 (8.14%) Senior Developer
4 7 (8.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (6.98%) Java Web Developer
5 6 (6.98%) Project Leader
5 6 (6.98%) Software Project Leader
6 5 (5.81%) Scala Developer
7 3 (3.49%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (3.49%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (3.49%) UI Developer
7 3 (3.49%) UI Programmer
7 3 (3.49%) Analyst
7 3 (3.49%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (3.49%) Programmer
7 3 (3.49%) Consultant
7 3 (3.49%) Technical Leader
7 3 (3.49%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (63.95%) Spring
2 37 (43.02%) Hibernate
3 36 (41.86%) HTML
4 30 (34.88%) CSS
5 27 (31.40%) Web Services
6 18 (20.93%) XML
7 17 (19.77%) J2EE
8 13 (15.12%) SOAP
8 13 (15.12%) JSP
9 12 (13.95%) Stripes Framework
9 12 (13.95%) JSON
10 11 (12.79%) Ajax
11 10 (11.63%) JDBC
11 10 (11.63%) Spring MVC
11 10 (11.63%) HTML5
11 10 (11.63%) REST
12 9 (10.47%) Vaadin
12 9 (10.47%) jQuery
12 9 (10.47%) Ext JS
12 9 (10.47%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.47%) Client/Server
2 6 (6.98%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.98%) Open Source
2 6 (6.98%) Data Integration
2 6 (6.98%) Mathematics
2 6 (6.98%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.98%) Life Science
2 6 (6.98%) Biology
2 6 (6.98%) Algorithms
3 4 (4.65%) Chemistry
3 4 (4.65%) Ontologies
4 3 (3.49%) User Experience
5 2 (2.33%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (2.33%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.16%) Ergonomics
6 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.16%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.16%) DTV
6 1 (1.16%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.28%) Linux
2 7 (8.14%) UNIX
3 2 (2.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.33%) Debian
3 2 (2.33%) CentOS
4 1 (1.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (27.91%) Scrum
3 22 (25.58%) TDD
4 16 (18.60%) Software Engineering
5 15 (17.44%) MVC
6 13 (15.12%) OO
6 13 (15.12%) Requirements Analysis
6 13 (15.12%) Web Development
7 12 (13.95%) Web Application Development
8 10 (11.63%) Multithreading
8 10 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (10.47%) Requirements Engineering
10 7 (8.14%) Performance Testing
10 7 (8.14%) UML
10 7 (8.14%) Information Management
11 6 (6.98%) Bioinformatics
11 6 (6.98%) Build Automation
12 5 (5.81%) SOA
13 4 (4.65%) Data Modelling
13 4 (4.65%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 82 (95.35%) Java
2 45 (52.33%) JavaScript
3 23 (26.74%) SQL
4 10 (11.63%) PL/SQL
4 10 (11.63%) C++
5 7 (8.14%) Groovy
6 6 (6.98%) Ruby
6 6 (6.98%) Shell Script
6 6 (6.98%) Perl
7 5 (5.81%) Scala
8 4 (4.65%) Python
8 4 (4.65%) SPARQL
9 2 (2.33%) C#
9 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.16%) C
10 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (20.93%) Security Cleared
2 16 (18.60%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.30%) Degree
4 3 (3.49%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.98%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) HL7
3 1 (1.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (5.81%) Docker
Vendors
1 34 (39.53%) Google
2 25 (29.07%) Oracle
3 7 (8.14%) Sencha
4 5 (5.81%) Akamai
5 2 (2.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.33%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.16%) Atomikos
6 1 (1.16%) SAP
6 1 (1.16%) Microsoft
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