The first table below looks at the demand for GWT skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GWT over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
Rank 380 375 382
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs citing GWT 32 14 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.065% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.22% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 7 28
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £248 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £620 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £325 £600
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -45.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £23.13 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- -25.40%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7080 6238 7719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.26% 28.87% 27.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5091 4525 5117
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 63 75
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.60 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £163.00 £54.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
GWT
England

GWT
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

GWT Jobs Demand Trend in London

GWT
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

GWT Daily Rate Trend in London

GWT
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GWT across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

GWT Daily Rate Histogram in London

GWT
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GWT across the London region.

GWT Hourly Rate Trend in London

GWT
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GWT within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -11 5 £550 +155.81%
Westminster - - - -
GWT
England

GWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 51 (98.08%) Java
2 41 (78.85%) Spring
3 35 (67.31%) Hibernate
4 28 (53.85%) Maven
5 25 (48.08%) JavaScript
5 25 (48.08%) HTML
5 25 (48.08%) Oracle
6 23 (44.23%) SQL
7 19 (36.54%) XML
7 19 (36.54%) TDD
8 18 (34.62%) Groovy
8 18 (34.62%) Scrum
8 18 (34.62%) Mockito
9 15 (28.85%) JDBC
9 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (28.85%) JSON
10 13 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 13 (25.00%) Grails
10 13 (25.00%) MySQL
10 13 (25.00%) Hamcrest
10 13 (25.00%) Cucumber
10 13 (25.00%) Akamai
10 13 (25.00%) MongoDB
11 12 (23.08%) MVC
12 11 (21.15%) PostgreSQL
12 11 (21.15%) J2EE
12 11 (21.15%) Web Services
12 11 (21.15%) Google
13 10 (19.23%) SOAP
14 9 (17.31%) JBoss

GWT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 9 (17.31%) WebSphere
2 6 (11.54%) Apache ServiceMix
2 6 (11.54%) Tomcat
3 5 (9.62%) WebLogic
4 4 (7.69%) Jetty
5 2 (3.85%) Mule
5 2 (3.85%) Apache
6 1 (1.92%) Documentum
6 1 (1.92%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Global One
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) AMQP
1 2 (3.85%) SSL
2 1 (1.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.00%) MySQL
1 13 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 11 (21.15%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (53.85%) Maven
2 18 (34.62%) Mockito
3 13 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 13 (25.00%) Hamcrest
3 13 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 5 (9.62%) Eclipse
4 5 (9.62%) JUnit
4 5 (9.62%) TestNG
4 5 (9.62%) DbUnit
4 5 (9.62%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.77%) Subversion
6 2 (3.85%) ANTLR
6 2 (3.85%) Hudson
6 2 (3.85%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.92%) Log4j
7 1 (1.92%) JIRA
7 1 (1.92%) Subclipse
7 1 (1.92%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Front Office
3 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (84.62%) Developer
2 36 (69.23%) Java Developer
3 7 (13.46%) Senior Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Web Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Java Web Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Java Swing Developer
8 2 (3.85%) WebSphere Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Java Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Integration Architect
9 1 (1.92%) Java Software Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) Perl Developer
9 1 (1.92%) Documentum Developer
9 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Architect
9 1 (1.92%) Web Applications Developer
9 1 (1.92%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) Applications Developer
9 1 (1.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (78.85%) Spring
2 35 (67.31%) Hibernate
3 25 (48.08%) HTML
4 19 (36.54%) XML
5 15 (28.85%) JDBC
5 15 (28.85%) JSON
6 13 (25.00%) Grails
7 11 (21.15%) J2EE
7 11 (21.15%) Web Services
8 10 (19.23%) SOAP
9 8 (15.38%) XSLT
10 7 (13.46%) JSP
11 6 (11.54%) Apache Camel
11 6 (11.54%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (11.54%) Spring Security
11 6 (11.54%) Spring MVC
11 6 (11.54%) Ajax
11 6 (11.54%) JMS
11 6 (11.54%) Swing
12 5 (9.62%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (5.77%) iPhone
2 3 (5.77%) iPad
3 2 (3.85%) Open Source
3 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.85%) Derivative
4 1 (1.92%) Equities
4 1 (1.92%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Linux
2 2 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) TDD
2 18 (34.62%) Scrum
3 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (23.08%) MVC
5 8 (15.38%) Pair Programming
6 7 (13.46%) UML
6 7 (13.46%) Release Management
6 7 (13.46%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (11.54%) Multithreading
8 5 (9.62%) OO
9 4 (7.69%) Low Latency
9 4 (7.69%) Performance Testing
9 4 (7.69%) SOA
10 2 (3.85%) Memory Management
10 2 (3.85%) Analytics
10 2 (3.85%) Wealth Management
10 2 (3.85%) TOGAF
10 2 (3.85%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 51 (98.08%) Java
2 25 (48.08%) JavaScript
3 23 (44.23%) SQL
4 18 (34.62%) Groovy
5 4 (7.69%) Ruby
6 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (48.08%) Oracle
2 13 (25.00%) Akamai
3 11 (21.15%) Google
4 9 (17.31%) JBoss
5 3 (5.77%) Atomikos
6 2 (3.85%) Splunk
6 2 (3.85%) Intalio
6 2 (3.85%) Sybase
7 1 (1.92%) IBM
7 1 (1.92%) SunGard
7 1 (1.92%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.92%) Talend
7 1 (1.92%) Sencha
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