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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
Rank 536 488 487
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -1
Contract jobs citing GWT 40 72 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.15% 0.075%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.55% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 55 12
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £419 £395
% change year-on-year
-21.19% +6.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
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%
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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
13142 13044 11295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.80% 27.31% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8654 8441 7281
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 206 300
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 30 March 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 30 March 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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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 +3 26 £450 +5.88% 6
South East -42 8 £400 -3.03% 7
South West -8 4 - - 2
Yorkshire - 2 £330 -
East Midlands - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 2
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UK

GWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 79 (96.34%) Java
2 52 (63.41%) Spring
3 40 (48.78%) Google
4 39 (47.56%) JavaScript
5 35 (42.68%) HTML
5 35 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (41.46%) Hibernate
6 34 (41.46%) CSS
7 27 (32.93%) Web Services
8 22 (26.83%) Scrum
8 22 (26.83%) Security Cleared
9 21 (25.61%) Maven
10 20 (24.39%) Eclipse
11 19 (23.17%) Oracle
12 18 (21.95%) SQL
12 18 (21.95%) TDD
12 18 (21.95%) SC Cleared
13 17 (20.73%) MVC
13 17 (20.73%) Finance
13 17 (20.73%) XML
13 17 (20.73%) J2EE
14 15 (18.29%) HTML5
15 14 (17.07%) ClearCase
16 13 (15.85%) Banking
16 13 (15.85%) Stripes Framework
16 13 (15.85%) JSON
17 12 (14.63%) Spring MVC
17 12 (14.63%) MongoDB
17 12 (14.63%) Web Development
17 12 (14.63%) OO

GWT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 8 (9.76%) JBoss
1 8 (9.76%) Jetty
2 7 (8.54%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.88%) Apache
3 4 (4.88%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.66%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.44%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.44%) nginx
5 2 (2.44%) Confluence
6 1 (1.22%) Mule
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.63%) MongoDB
2 8 (9.76%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.54%) MySQL
4 6 (7.32%) RDBMS
4 6 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database
5 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (6.10%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.88%) Apache Hive
6 4 (4.88%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.44%) Sybase IQ
9 1 (1.22%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (1.22%) Star Schema
9 1 (1.22%) OLAP
9 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 21 (25.61%) Maven
2 20 (24.39%) Eclipse
3 14 (17.07%) ClearCase
4 11 (13.41%) Subversion
4 11 (13.41%) Rational DOORS
4 11 (13.41%) Rational Rhapsody
5 9 (10.98%) Mockito
5 9 (10.98%) Git (software)
5 9 (10.98%) ClearQuest
6 5 (6.10%) Hamcrest
6 5 (6.10%) Cucumber
6 5 (6.10%) Gradle
6 5 (6.10%) Jenkins
6 5 (6.10%) Hudson
7 4 (4.88%) JProfiler
7 4 (4.88%) JUnit
8 3 (3.66%) Ant
8 3 (3.66%) IntelliJ
8 3 (3.66%) JIRA
8 3 (3.66%) Selenium
General
1 17 (20.73%) Finance
2 13 (15.85%) Banking
3 6 (7.32%) Games
4 5 (6.10%) Law
4 5 (6.10%) Publishing
5 4 (4.88%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.44%) Marketing
6 2 (2.44%) Military
6 2 (2.44%) Back Office
7 1 (1.22%) Electronics
7 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.22%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 63 (76.83%) Developer
2 41 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 16 (19.51%) Web Developer
4 14 (17.07%) Software Engineer
5 8 (9.76%) UI Developer
5 8 (9.76%) UI Programmer
6 7 (8.54%) Java Web Developer
7 6 (7.32%) Scala Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Software Integration Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (3.66%) Programmer
9 3 (3.66%) Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Consultant
9 3 (3.66%) Java Analyst Programmer
9 3 (3.66%) Developer Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Java Consultant
9 3 (3.66%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (63.41%) Spring
2 35 (42.68%) HTML
3 34 (41.46%) CSS
3 34 (41.46%) Hibernate
4 27 (32.93%) Web Services
5 17 (20.73%) XML
5 17 (20.73%) J2EE
6 15 (18.29%) HTML5
7 13 (15.85%) Stripes Framework
7 13 (15.85%) JSON
8 12 (14.63%) Spring MVC
9 9 (10.98%) JSF
9 9 (10.98%) SOAP
9 9 (10.98%) Struts
9 9 (10.98%) Ext JS
9 9 (10.98%) Vaadin
10 8 (9.76%) jQuery
10 8 (9.76%) Apache Wicket
10 8 (9.76%) RIFE
10 8 (9.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.98%) Client/Server
2 8 (9.76%) Management Information System
2 8 (9.76%) User Experience
3 5 (6.10%) Open Source
4 4 (4.88%) Ontologies
4 4 (4.88%) Chemistry
4 4 (4.88%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.44%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.22%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.22%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.32%) Linux
2 2 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (26.83%) Scrum
3 18 (21.95%) TDD
4 17 (20.73%) MVC
5 12 (14.63%) OO
5 12 (14.63%) Web Development
6 11 (13.41%) Requirements Engineering
7 10 (12.20%) Multithreading
7 10 (12.20%) Web Application Development
7 10 (12.20%) Software Engineering
8 9 (10.98%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (10.98%) Information Management
8 9 (10.98%) UML
9 8 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (9.76%) Performance Testing
10 5 (6.10%) SOA
10 5 (6.10%) B2B
11 4 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (3.66%) Data Modelling
13 2 (2.44%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 79 (96.34%) Java
2 39 (47.56%) JavaScript
3 18 (21.95%) SQL
4 12 (14.63%) C++
5 8 (9.76%) Groovy
6 6 (7.32%) Ruby
6 6 (7.32%) Scala
6 6 (7.32%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.88%) SPARQL
8 2 (2.44%) C#
8 2 (2.44%) Python
9 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.22%) C
9 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (26.83%) Security Cleared
2 18 (21.95%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.10%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) QA
2 2 (2.44%) HL7
3 1 (1.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (7.32%) Docker
Vendors
1 40 (48.78%) Google
2 19 (23.17%) Oracle
3 7 (8.54%) Sencha
4 6 (7.32%) Akamai
5 2 (2.44%) Twitter
5 2 (2.44%) Sybase
5 2 (2.44%) IBM
5 2 (2.44%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.44%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.22%) SAP
6 1 (1.22%) Atomikos
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