The table below looks at the statistics for GWT skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GWT over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
Rank 139 - 139
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GWT 10 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.28% - 0.032%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.04% - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Median daily rate £410 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £463
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £29.53 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 - £35.00
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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
959 1008 784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 27.11% 24.02% 24.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 666 651 461
Median daily rate £375 £380 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 34 13
Median hourly rate £29.53 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.18% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +15.44%

GWT
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

GWT Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

GWT
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

GWT Daily Rate Trend in the North West

GWT
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GWT across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

GWT Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

GWT
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

GWT Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

GWT
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GWT within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 9 £420 -
GWT
England

GWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GWT 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 North West region with a requirement for GWT.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (93.33%) Jenkins
3 13 (86.67%) Git (software)
3 13 (86.67%) Maven
4 12 (80.00%) Linux
5 9 (60.00%) JUnit
6 8 (53.33%) MVC
7 7 (46.67%) Spring
7 7 (46.67%) CSS
7 7 (46.67%) JBoss
7 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
7 7 (46.67%) Eclipse
7 7 (46.67%) Google
7 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
8 5 (33.33%) Ant
8 5 (33.33%) Perforce
8 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
8 5 (33.33%) Subversion
8 5 (33.33%) IBM
8 5 (33.33%) SCADA
8 5 (33.33%) Selenium
8 5 (33.33%) SonarQube
8 5 (33.33%) Gradle
9 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
9 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (26.67%) Scrum
10 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
11 2 (13.33%) Windows

GWT
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 7 (46.67%) JBoss
1 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) TestFlight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) Jenkins
2 13 (86.67%) Git (software)
2 13 (86.67%) Maven
3 9 (60.00%) JUnit
4 7 (46.67%) Eclipse
5 5 (33.33%) Ant
5 5 (33.33%) Gradle
5 5 (33.33%) Selenium
5 5 (33.33%) SonarQube
5 5 (33.33%) Subversion
6 1 (6.67%) Android Studio
6 1 (6.67%) CocoaPods
6 1 (6.67%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (93.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Software Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (26.67%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 4 (26.67%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) CSS
1 7 (46.67%) Spring
2 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (6.67%) Cocoa
3 1 (6.67%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) SCADA
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) MVC
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) Apple Swift
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
3 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) R
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Google
2 5 (33.33%) IBM
2 5 (33.33%) Perforce