The table below looks at the statistics for GWT skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GWT over the 3 months to 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
Rank 239 211 246
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +35
Contract jobs citing GWT 14 24 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.27% 0.020%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% 1.06% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.62% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% +27.56%
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2279 2261 2469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.48% 25.75% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1314 1285 1239
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 59 78
Average hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.82 £17.09 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

GWT
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

GWT Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

GWT
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

GWT Daily Rate Trend in the South East

GWT
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GWT across the South East region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

GWT Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

GWT
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

GWT Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

GWT
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GWT within the South East region over the 3 months to 15 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Hampshire -20 6 £438 +12.90%
Buckinghamshire - 5 - - 1
Surrey +1 1 £425 -5.55% 1
Berkshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
GWT
England

GWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (91.67%) Java
2 31 (86.11%) Spring
3 28 (77.78%) Hibernate
4 18 (50.00%) Google
5 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (38.89%) MVC
7 11 (30.56%) Maven
7 11 (30.56%) TestNG
8 10 (27.78%) Guice
8 10 (27.78%) Groovy
8 10 (27.78%) DbUnit
8 10 (27.78%) Mockito
8 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
8 10 (27.78%) Apache Camel
8 10 (27.78%) Atomikos
8 10 (27.78%) Apache ServiceMix
9 8 (22.22%) SQL
10 7 (19.44%) J2EE
10 7 (19.44%) Web Services
11 6 (16.67%) HTML
11 6 (16.67%) Scrum
12 5 (13.89%) Finance
12 5 (13.89%) Eclipse
12 5 (13.89%) CSS
12 5 (13.89%) SOAP
13 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
13 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
13 4 (11.11%) SOA
13 4 (11.11%) Degree
13 4 (11.11%) jQuery

GWT
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 10 (27.78%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
1 2 (5.56%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.56%) Big Data
3 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Maven
1 11 (30.56%) TestNG
2 10 (27.78%) DbUnit
2 10 (27.78%) Mockito
2 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
3 5 (13.89%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.56%) JUnit
5 1 (2.78%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (2.78%) Subversion
5 1 (2.78%) Selenium
5 1 (2.78%) Firebug
5 1 (2.78%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (91.67%) Developer
2 32 (88.89%) Java Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 2 (5.56%) Data Architect
4 2 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (5.56%) Architect
4 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Test Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Lead Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (2.78%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (86.11%) Spring
2 28 (77.78%) Hibernate
3 10 (27.78%) Guice
3 10 (27.78%) Apache Camel
4 7 (19.44%) J2EE
4 7 (19.44%) Web Services
5 6 (16.67%) HTML
6 5 (13.89%) SOAP
6 5 (13.89%) CSS
7 4 (11.11%) jQuery
8 3 (8.33%) JSON
8 3 (8.33%) Spring MVC
8 3 (8.33%) Spring Security
8 3 (8.33%) Struts
8 3 (8.33%) JSF
9 2 (5.56%) Ajax
9 2 (5.56%) jBPM
9 2 (5.56%) XML
9 2 (5.56%) Struts2
9 2 (5.56%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Open Source
2 1 (2.78%) User Experience
2 1 (2.78%) W3C
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) MVC
3 6 (16.67%) Scrum
4 4 (11.11%) SOA
5 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.56%) OO
5 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
5 2 (5.56%) BPMN
5 2 (5.56%) Data Management
5 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.56%) MVVM
5 2 (5.56%) Web Application Development
5 2 (5.56%) Analytics
6 1 (2.78%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.78%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.78%) Requirements Management
6 1 (2.78%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.78%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.78%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (91.67%) Java
2 10 (27.78%) Groovy
3 8 (22.22%) SQL
4 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.78%) C#
5 1 (2.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) HL7
2 1 (2.78%) WCAG
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) Google
2 10 (27.78%) Atomikos
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle