The table below looks at the statistics for GWT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GWT over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
Rank - 70 61
Contract jobs citing GWT 0 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.22% 0.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.93% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +34.28%
GWT
Scotland

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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
207 214 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 31.22% 23.75% 40.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 118 176
Average daily rate £330 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £290 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +59.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

GWT
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GWT across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

GWT Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

GWT
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

GWT Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow