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 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
Rank 405 354 381
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +27
Contract jobs citing GWT 6 52 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.084% 0.73% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 26 21
Average daily rate
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£575 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.42% +9.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £35.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+34.28% +51.35%
GWT
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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
7108 7169 7420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.09% 31.29% 31.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5155 5149 5316
Average daily rate £425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 35 97
Average hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £17.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £53.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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
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 7 July 2015. 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
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Average
Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
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Last Year
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GWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 33 (97.06%) Java
2 20 (58.82%) HTML
3 19 (55.88%) Finance
4 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 16 (47.06%) CSS
4 16 (47.06%) Google
5 15 (44.12%) HTML5
6 12 (35.29%) Spring
7 11 (32.35%) XML
8 9 (26.47%) SQL
8 9 (26.47%) Banking
9 8 (23.53%) JBoss
9 8 (23.53%) Relational Database
9 8 (23.53%) User Experience
10 7 (20.59%) Linux
10 7 (20.59%) Oracle
10 7 (20.59%) Maven
11 6 (17.65%) Jetty
11 6 (17.65%) Hibernate
11 6 (17.65%) AngularJS
12 5 (14.71%) CSS3
12 5 (14.71%) Validation
12 5 (14.71%) Sybase IQ
12 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (14.71%) Back Office
12 5 (14.71%) MVC
12 5 (14.71%) IBM
12 5 (14.71%) WebSphere MQ
12 5 (14.71%) TIBCO
12 5 (14.71%) Rendezvous

GWT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 8 (23.53%) JBoss
2 6 (17.65%) Jetty
3 5 (14.71%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (14.71%) WebSphere
4 3 (8.82%) Node.js
5 2 (5.88%) Confluence
5 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.94%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Google App Engine
1 2 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Google Compute Engine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) Relational Database
2 5 (14.71%) Sybase IQ
2 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
3 4 (11.76%) MySQL
4 3 (8.82%) RDBMS
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Maven
2 4 (11.76%) Eclipse
2 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.82%) Mockito
3 3 (8.82%) ClearCase
3 3 (8.82%) Selenium
4 2 (5.88%) Gradle
4 2 (5.88%) Hamcrest
4 2 (5.88%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.94%) Hudson
5 1 (2.94%) Ant
5 1 (2.94%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.94%) Subversion
5 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 19 (55.88%) Finance
2 9 (26.47%) Banking
3 5 (14.71%) Back Office
4 2 (5.88%) Law
5 1 (2.94%) Advertising
5 1 (2.94%) Publishing
5 1 (2.94%) Games
5 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (88.24%) Developer
2 13 (38.24%) Java Developer
3 12 (35.29%) Web Developer
4 8 (23.53%) UI Developer
4 8 (23.53%) UI Programmer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Scala Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Software Integration Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Applications Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Programme Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Java Web Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (58.82%) HTML
2 16 (47.06%) CSS
3 15 (44.12%) HTML5
4 12 (35.29%) Spring
5 11 (32.35%) XML
6 6 (17.65%) Hibernate
6 6 (17.65%) AngularJS
7 5 (14.71%) CSS3
7 5 (14.71%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (14.71%) Rendezvous
8 4 (11.76%) J2EE
8 4 (11.76%) JSON
8 4 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (8.82%) Akka
9 3 (8.82%) Sensu
9 3 (8.82%) Stripes Framework
9 3 (8.82%) REST
9 3 (8.82%) Web Services
9 3 (8.82%) Dojo
9 3 (8.82%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) User Experience
2 3 (8.82%) Hedge funds
3 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) MVC
1 5 (14.71%) Validation
1 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (11.76%) TDD
2 4 (11.76%) Scrum
2 4 (11.76%) Project Management
3 3 (8.82%) Web Application Development
3 3 (8.82%) Performance Testing
3 3 (8.82%) Multithreading
4 2 (5.88%) OO
5 1 (2.94%) RUP
5 1 (2.94%) Data Modelling
5 1 (2.94%) B2B
5 1 (2.94%) Unified Process
5 1 (2.94%) Programme Management
5 1 (2.94%) BDD
5 1 (2.94%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
5 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (97.06%) Java
2 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 9 (26.47%) SQL
4 4 (11.76%) Python
4 4 (11.76%) Groovy
5 3 (8.82%) Scala
5 3 (8.82%) Ruby
5 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.94%) C#
6 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
1 3 (8.82%) DV Cleared
1 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) PMP
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Google
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle
3 5 (14.71%) Sybase
3 5 (14.71%) IBM
3 5 (14.71%) TIBCO
4 3 (8.82%) Akamai
5 2 (5.88%) Twitter
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft