The table below looks at the statistics for SWT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SWT over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank - 47 53
Contract jobs citing SWT 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 1.07% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 4.67% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Median daily rate - £550 £441
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +24.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £550 £441
% change year-on-year
- +24.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Gloucestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
103 107 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 28.85% 22.81% 31.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 72 108
Median daily rate £405 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £288 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £125.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

SWT
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SWT Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

SWT
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SWT Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

SWT
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SWT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SWT.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Sybase
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (100.00%) EJB
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) Swing
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse RCP
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database

SWT
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse RCP
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) EJB
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) Swing
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Sybase