The table below looks at the statistics for GWT skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GWT over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
Rank 132 119 115
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Contract jobs citing GWT 15 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.46% 0.042% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.77% 0.17% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 11
Average daily rate
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£450 - £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 - £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £413 £450
% change year-on-year
-12.17% -8.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £46.38 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £35.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+32.14% +51.35%
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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 South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
849 581 663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 25.99% 24.63% 24.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 392 402
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 24 29
Average hourly rate £47.50 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £19.72 £17.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.00 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

GWT
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

GWT Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

GWT
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

GWT Daily Rate Trend in the South West

GWT
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GWT across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

GWT Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

GWT
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

GWT Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

GWT
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 December 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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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
Bristol - 9 £413 - 3
Dorset - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
GWT
England

GWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 17 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (88.24%) Security Cleared
3 12 (70.59%) Google
3 12 (70.59%) Web Services
3 12 (70.59%) SC Cleared
4 10 (58.82%) Spring
5 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (47.06%) J2EE
6 8 (47.06%) UML
7 7 (41.18%) Oracle
7 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
7 7 (41.18%) C++
7 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
7 7 (41.18%) Requirements Engineering
7 7 (41.18%) Rational DOORS
7 7 (41.18%) Sencha
7 7 (41.18%) Rational Rhapsody
8 6 (35.29%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (35.29%) JSON
8 6 (35.29%) Information Management
8 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
8 6 (35.29%) Scrum
8 6 (35.29%) J2SE
8 6 (35.29%) ClearCase
8 6 (35.29%) HTTP
8 6 (35.29%) ClearQuest
9 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
9 5 (29.41%) Client/Server
9 5 (29.41%) Ext JS
9 5 (29.41%) REST

GWT
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (11.76%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
1 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Rational DOORS
1 7 (41.18%) Rational Rhapsody
2 6 (35.29%) ClearCase
2 6 (35.29%) ClearQuest
3 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
4 2 (11.76%) Gerrit
4 2 (11.76%) Maven
4 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.88%) Electronics
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.88%) Military
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
1 12 (70.59%) Java Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst Programmer
3 3 (17.65%) Programmer
3 3 (17.65%) Java Analyst Programmer
3 3 (17.65%) Java Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Java Programmer
3 3 (17.65%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.88%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) Web Services
2 10 (58.82%) Spring
3 8 (47.06%) J2EE
4 6 (35.29%) JSON
4 6 (35.29%) J2SE
4 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
5 5 (29.41%) REST
5 5 (29.41%) Ext JS
6 4 (23.53%) CSS
6 4 (23.53%) JSP
7 3 (17.65%) JPA
8 2 (11.76%) EJB 3.0
8 2 (11.76%) JMS
8 2 (11.76%) HornetQ
8 2 (11.76%) EJB
8 2 (11.76%) Velocity
8 2 (11.76%) jQuery
9 1 (5.88%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Client/Server
1 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) UML
3 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
3 7 (41.18%) Requirements Engineering
4 6 (35.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (35.29%) Information Management
4 6 (35.29%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (11.76%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.76%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 7 (41.18%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) Security Cleared
2 12 (70.59%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Google
2 7 (41.18%) Sencha
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) SAP