The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
Rank 219 223 230
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs citing GWT 31 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.38% 0.70% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 4 10
Average daily rate £450 £325 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £322 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £473 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £325 £600
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -45.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £23.13 £19.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £23.13 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- -25.40%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2244 1994 2366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.17% 23.83% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1296 1033 1183
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 133 107
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.00 £17.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
GWT
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +23 20 £450 +38.46%
Berkshire -1 8 £270 -48.57%
Surrey -15 5 £463 +28.47%
GWT
England

GWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 45 (88.24%) Java
2 44 (86.27%) Spring
3 37 (72.55%) Hibernate
4 25 (49.02%) MVC
5 21 (41.18%) Maven
6 19 (37.25%) Groovy
6 19 (37.25%) Apache Camel
6 19 (37.25%) Apache ServiceMix
7 18 (35.29%) Atomikos
7 18 (35.29%) Jenkins
7 18 (35.29%) Guice
7 18 (35.29%) TestNG
7 18 (35.29%) DbUnit
7 18 (35.29%) Mockito
8 15 (29.41%) Google
9 12 (23.53%) HTML
10 11 (21.57%) Eclipse
11 10 (19.61%) CSS
12 9 (17.65%) jQuery
13 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
13 8 (15.69%) XML
14 7 (13.73%) Ajax
15 6 (11.76%) Degree
15 6 (11.76%) Spring MVC
15 6 (11.76%) DOM
15 6 (11.76%) XHTML
15 6 (11.76%) Finance
15 6 (11.76%) Validation
15 6 (11.76%) SQL
15 6 (11.76%) J2EE

GWT
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 19 (37.25%) Apache ServiceMix
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (41.18%) Maven
2 18 (35.29%) Jenkins
2 18 (35.29%) TestNG
2 18 (35.29%) DbUnit
2 18 (35.29%) Mockito
3 11 (21.57%) Eclipse
4 6 (11.76%) Firebug
5 4 (7.84%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.96%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (1.96%) PowerBuilder
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (98.04%) Developer
2 42 (82.35%) Java Developer
3 12 (23.53%) Senior Java Developer
3 12 (23.53%) Senior Developer
4 5 (9.80%) UI Developer
5 4 (7.84%) UI Programmer
6 3 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Software Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Programmer
8 1 (1.96%) Java Software Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Java Programmer
8 1 (1.96%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Java Swing Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (86.27%) Spring
2 37 (72.55%) Hibernate
3 19 (37.25%) Apache Camel
4 18 (35.29%) Guice
5 12 (23.53%) HTML
6 10 (19.61%) CSS
7 9 (17.65%) jQuery
8 8 (15.69%) XML
9 7 (13.73%) Ajax
10 6 (11.76%) Spring MVC
10 6 (11.76%) DOM
10 6 (11.76%) XHTML
10 6 (11.76%) J2EE
10 6 (11.76%) SOAP
10 6 (11.76%) Ext JS
11 5 (9.80%) Dojo
11 5 (9.80%) Spring Security
12 4 (7.84%) Web Services
13 3 (5.88%) Struts
14 2 (3.92%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) W3C
2 1 (1.96%) iPad
2 1 (1.96%) iPhone
2 1 (1.96%) Telematics
2 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Android
2 1 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) MVC
2 6 (11.76%) Validation
3 5 (9.80%) Scrum
4 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
5 3 (5.88%) SOA
6 2 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.96%) Android Development
7 1 (1.96%) iOS Development
7 1 (1.96%) OO
7 1 (1.96%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 45 (88.24%) Java
2 19 (37.25%) Groovy
3 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.76%) SQL
5 1 (1.96%) Scala
5 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) WCAG
2 3 (5.88%) HL7
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) Atomikos
2 15 (29.41%) Google
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) JBoss