The table below looks at the statistics for GWT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GWT over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
Rank - 57 63
Contract jobs citing GWT 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 0.93% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.60% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £400 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +40.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 £47.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-31.38% +34.28%
GWT
East of England

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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
126 192 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 29.23% 35.89% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 99 85
Median daily rate £350 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +19.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £270 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 10
Median hourly rate £30.50 £38.00 £35.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.73% +6.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £35.60 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.85 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

GWT
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing GWT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

GWT Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

GWT
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GWT across the Essex region.

GWT Daily Rate Trend in Essex