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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
Rank 385 384 375
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Contract jobs citing GWT 25 31 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.13% 0.064%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.44% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 24 7
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £300 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £444 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.85% +36.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 - £23.13
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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
6672 7111 6374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.91% 29.36% 29.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4738 5103 4617
Average daily rate £425 £400 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 36 64
Average hourly rate £22.50 £38.75 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.93% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £30.00 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £170.50 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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
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 1 £325 -40.90%
Bermondsey - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
GWT
England

GWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 49 (98.00%) Java
2 29 (58.00%) JavaScript
3 28 (56.00%) HTML
4 25 (50.00%) Spring
5 23 (46.00%) Google
6 21 (42.00%) CSS
7 20 (40.00%) Finance
8 17 (34.00%) XML
9 15 (30.00%) SQL
10 14 (28.00%) MVC
10 14 (28.00%) Oracle
10 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (28.00%) TDD
10 14 (28.00%) HTML5
11 13 (26.00%) Maven
12 12 (24.00%) Stripes Framework
12 12 (24.00%) Scrum
13 11 (22.00%) OO
13 11 (22.00%) JBoss
13 11 (22.00%) Spring MVC
13 11 (22.00%) Relational Database
14 10 (20.00%) Banking
14 10 (20.00%) Hibernate
15 9 (18.00%) Linux
15 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
16 8 (16.00%) Jetty
16 8 (16.00%) JSF
16 8 (16.00%) Struts
16 8 (16.00%) J2EE
16 8 (16.00%) User Experience

GWT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 11 (22.00%) JBoss
2 8 (16.00%) Jetty
3 7 (14.00%) Tomcat
4 5 (10.00%) WebSphere
4 5 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (6.00%) Apache
6 2 (4.00%) Confluence
7 1 (2.00%) Node.js
7 1 (2.00%) Apache Spark
7 1 (2.00%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Google App Engine
1 2 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Google Compute Engine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (16.00%) MongoDB
3 7 (14.00%) MySQL
4 6 (12.00%) RDBMS
4 6 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (10.00%) Sybase IQ
5 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.00%) Hadoop
6 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.00%) OLAP
7 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (2.00%) Star Schema
7 1 (2.00%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 13 (26.00%) Maven
2 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (16.00%) Mockito
4 6 (12.00%) Eclipse
5 5 (10.00%) ClearCase
5 5 (10.00%) Hamcrest
5 5 (10.00%) Cucumber
5 5 (10.00%) Gradle
6 3 (6.00%) Ant
6 3 (6.00%) IntelliJ
6 3 (6.00%) Subversion
6 3 (6.00%) JIRA
6 3 (6.00%) Selenium
7 2 (4.00%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.00%) Hudson
General
1 20 (40.00%) Finance
2 10 (20.00%) Banking
3 5 (10.00%) Back Office
3 5 (10.00%) Law
3 5 (10.00%) Publishing
3 5 (10.00%) Games
4 1 (2.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (88.00%) Developer
2 22 (44.00%) Java Developer
3 15 (30.00%) Web Developer
4 8 (16.00%) UI Developer
4 8 (16.00%) UI Programmer
5 7 (14.00%) Senior Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Scala Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Software Integration Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Java Web Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Applications Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Applications Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 1 (2.00%) ETL Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Cloud Developer
10 1 (2.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (56.00%) HTML
2 25 (50.00%) Spring
3 21 (42.00%) CSS
4 17 (34.00%) XML
5 14 (28.00%) HTML5
6 12 (24.00%) Stripes Framework
7 11 (22.00%) Spring MVC
8 10 (20.00%) Hibernate
9 8 (16.00%) Struts
9 8 (16.00%) J2EE
9 8 (16.00%) JSF
10 7 (14.00%) Tapestry
10 7 (14.00%) JSON
10 7 (14.00%) Apache Wicket
10 7 (14.00%) RIFE
11 6 (12.00%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (12.00%) AngularJS
11 6 (12.00%) Akka
11 6 (12.00%) Sensu
11 6 (12.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) User Experience
2 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.00%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.00%) Open Source
3 1 (2.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Linux
2 5 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) MVC
1 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (28.00%) TDD
2 12 (24.00%) Scrum
3 11 (22.00%) OO
4 7 (14.00%) Web Development
4 7 (14.00%) Multithreading
5 6 (12.00%) Performance Testing
6 5 (10.00%) Validation
6 5 (10.00%) B2B
6 5 (10.00%) Web Application Development
7 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.00%) RUP
7 2 (4.00%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.00%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.00%) Extreme Programming
8 1 (2.00%) Unified Process
8 1 (2.00%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.00%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 49 (98.00%) Java
2 29 (58.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (30.00%) SQL
4 7 (14.00%) Groovy
5 6 (12.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (12.00%) Ruby
5 6 (12.00%) Scala
6 4 (8.00%) Python
7 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.00%) C#
7 1 (2.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 23 (46.00%) Google
2 14 (28.00%) Oracle
3 6 (12.00%) Akamai
4 5 (10.00%) TIBCO
4 5 (10.00%) Sybase
4 5 (10.00%) IBM
5 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.00%) Twitter