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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
Rank 142 140 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing GWT 4 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% 0.31% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 1.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate £325 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £340 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £46.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £46.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +32.14%
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
834 772 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 27.74% 23.87% 23.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 616 511 372
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 18 21
Average hourly rate £38.75 £32.50 £33.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -3.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £32.00 £20.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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
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 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bristol -1 4 £325 -27.77% 3
GWT
England

GWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle
2 11 (91.67%) JBoss
3 8 (66.67%) Web Services
3 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) Java EE
4 7 (58.33%) Ruby
4 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (58.33%) jQuery
4 7 (58.33%) DV Cleared
4 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
4 7 (58.33%) Scala
4 7 (58.33%) SOAP
4 7 (58.33%) HTML5
4 7 (58.33%) NoSQL
4 7 (58.33%) Big Data
4 7 (58.33%) Apache Accumulo
4 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
4 7 (58.33%) OrientDB
4 7 (58.33%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database
4 7 (58.33%) JSF
4 7 (58.33%) Maven
4 7 (58.33%) Scrum
4 7 (58.33%) HTML
4 7 (58.33%) Ant
4 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (58.33%) Perl
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server

GWT
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 11 (91.67%) JBoss
2 7 (58.33%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Apache Accumulo
1 7 (58.33%) Big Data
1 7 (58.33%) NoSQL
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (58.33%) OrientDB
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Ant
1 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
1 7 (58.33%) Maven
2 1 (8.33%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Software Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Enterprise Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Designer
5 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Java Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) Java EE
1 8 (66.67%) Web Services
2 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) HTML5
2 7 (58.33%) jQuery
2 7 (58.33%) JSF
2 7 (58.33%) SOAP
3 4 (33.33%) J2EE
4 1 (8.33%) Apache Flex
4 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (8.33%) JMS
4 1 (8.33%) Spring
4 1 (8.33%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
1 4 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Loose Coupling
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) Perl
2 7 (58.33%) Ruby
2 7 (58.33%) Scala
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) DV Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) Google
3 4 (33.33%) Sybase