The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
Rank 376 413 370
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -43
Contract jobs citing GWT 38 18 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.072% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% 0.23% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 12 22
Average daily rate
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£444 £425 £516
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -17.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £376 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £680 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £395 £693
% change year-on-year
+26.58% -42.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -28.91%
GWT
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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7424 7911 7777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.51% 31.63% 29.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5184 5719 5519
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 52 75
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £23.42 £15.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
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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
City of London +17 5 £469 +17.18% 3
GWT
England

GWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 77 (97.47%) Java
2 57 (72.15%) Spring
3 41 (51.90%) Hibernate
4 30 (37.97%) JavaScript
5 24 (30.38%) HTML
6 22 (27.85%) Scrum
7 21 (26.58%) TDD
8 18 (22.78%) Maven
8 18 (22.78%) Google
8 18 (22.78%) Oracle
8 18 (22.78%) MVC
9 15 (18.99%) Mockito
10 14 (17.72%) SQL
10 14 (17.72%) SOAP
11 13 (16.46%) AngularJS
12 12 (15.19%) Git (software)
12 12 (15.19%) MongoDB
13 11 (13.92%) Tomcat
14 10 (12.66%) J2EE
14 10 (12.66%) Spring MVC
14 10 (12.66%) Jenkins
15 9 (11.39%) Cucumber
15 9 (11.39%) Degree
15 9 (11.39%) Groovy
15 9 (11.39%) Software Engineering
15 9 (11.39%) Pair Programming
15 9 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (11.39%) Finance
15 9 (11.39%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (11.39%) Eclipse

GWT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 11 (13.92%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.06%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.80%) Jetty
3 3 (3.80%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (2.53%) Node.js
4 2 (2.53%) CMS
4 2 (2.53%) OpenCms
4 2 (2.53%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.27%) Apache
5 1 (1.27%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.27%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.33%) SaaS
2 2 (2.53%) GitHub
2 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.19%) MongoDB
2 9 (11.39%) MySQL
2 9 (11.39%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.06%) Big Data
4 3 (3.80%) Couchbase
4 3 (3.80%) CouchDB
5 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 18 (22.78%) Maven
2 15 (18.99%) Mockito
3 12 (15.19%) Git (software)
4 10 (12.66%) Jenkins
5 9 (11.39%) Cucumber
5 9 (11.39%) Eclipse
6 7 (8.86%) Hamcrest
6 7 (8.86%) DbUnit
6 7 (8.86%) TestNG
6 7 (8.86%) Subversion
7 5 (6.33%) Ant
7 5 (6.33%) JUnit
7 5 (6.33%) Selenium
8 4 (5.06%) JIRA
9 3 (3.80%) TeamCity
10 2 (2.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (2.53%) Apache Ivy
11 1 (1.27%) IntelliJ
11 1 (1.27%) Log4j
11 1 (1.27%) EasyMock
General
1 9 (11.39%) Finance
2 8 (10.13%) Banking
3 4 (5.06%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Law
4 1 (1.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 75 (94.94%) Developer
2 60 (75.95%) Java Developer
3 10 (12.66%) Web Developer
4 7 (8.86%) Front-End Developer
5 6 (7.59%) Applications Developer
5 6 (7.59%) Web Applications Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Java Web Developer
7 4 (5.06%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (5.06%) UI Developer
7 4 (5.06%) UI Programmer
8 2 (2.53%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.53%) Java Applications Developer
8 2 (2.53%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (2.53%) WebSphere Consultant
8 2 (2.53%) Technical Leader
8 2 (2.53%) Lead Java Developer
8 2 (2.53%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (2.53%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.53%) Lead Developer
8 2 (2.53%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (72.15%) Spring
2 41 (51.90%) Hibernate
3 24 (30.38%) HTML
4 14 (17.72%) SOAP
5 13 (16.46%) AngularJS
6 10 (12.66%) J2EE
6 10 (12.66%) Spring MVC
7 9 (11.39%) XML
8 8 (10.13%) Web Services
8 8 (10.13%) JDBC
9 7 (8.86%) JSON
9 7 (8.86%) Grails
9 7 (8.86%) WebGL
9 7 (8.86%) Apache Camel
9 7 (8.86%) Sensu
10 6 (7.59%) HTML5
10 6 (7.59%) Spring Security
10 6 (7.59%) CSS
11 5 (6.33%) JSP
11 5 (6.33%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.80%) iPad
1 3 (3.80%) iPhone
2 2 (2.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (2.53%) Derivative
3 1 (1.27%) Ergonomics
3 1 (1.27%) Equities
3 1 (1.27%) SWIFT
3 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.27%) New Media
3 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.27%) Open Source
3 1 (1.27%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.33%) Linux
2 3 (3.80%) UNIX
3 1 (1.27%) Windows
3 1 (1.27%) Debian
3 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.85%) Scrum
2 21 (26.58%) TDD
3 18 (22.78%) MVC
4 9 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (11.39%) Pair Programming
4 9 (11.39%) Software Engineering
5 7 (8.86%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (7.59%) Release Management
6 6 (7.59%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (7.59%) OO
7 5 (6.33%) BDD
7 5 (6.33%) Web Application Development
8 4 (5.06%) Multithreading
9 3 (3.80%) Web Development
9 3 (3.80%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.80%) OOD
9 3 (3.80%) Configuration Management
9 3 (3.80%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (2.53%) Content Management
10 2 (2.53%) UML
Programming Languages
1 77 (97.47%) Java
2 30 (37.97%) JavaScript
3 14 (17.72%) SQL
4 9 (11.39%) Groovy
5 4 (5.06%) Ruby
6 3 (3.80%) Python
7 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.27%) C#
8 1 (1.27%) C++
8 1 (1.27%) Perl
8 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (11.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.13%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (22.78%) Oracle
1 18 (22.78%) Google
2 7 (8.86%) Akamai
3 6 (7.59%) JBoss
4 2 (2.53%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.53%) Atomikos
5 1 (1.27%) Sencha
5 1 (1.27%) SunGard
5 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.27%) Sybase