The table below looks at the statistics for GWT skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GWT over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
Rank 551 496 496
Rank change year-on-year
-55 0
Contract jobs citing GWT 48 74 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.14% 0.096%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.52% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 56 13
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £315 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £419 £395
% change year-on-year
-21.19% +6.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £46.50 £35.00 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.85% +51.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £35.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+32.85% +51.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14151 14119 12451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.37% 27.20% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9202 8972 7852
Average daily rate £388 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 221 325
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.31 £16.87 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £53.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

GWT
Jobs Demand Trend

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

GWT Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GWT
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GWT within the UK.

GWT Daily Rate Trend in the UK

GWT
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GWT within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

GWT Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

GWT
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GWT within the UK.

GWT Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

GWT
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GWT within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
England -39 42 £450 +5.88% 19
London +2 28 £463 +8.82% 6
Hampshire -25 8 £400 -8.57% 2
South East -54 8 £400 -3.03% 8
Scotland -3 6 - -
Basingstoke +5 5 - -
Edinburgh - 5 - -
South West -6 4 - - 2
Aldershot +1 3 £400 -3.03%
Leeds - 2 £330 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £330 -
Yorkshire - 2 £330 -
City of London +14 1 £325 -40.90% 2
East Midlands - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Havant - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
Nottinghamshire - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - - 3
Surrey - - - - 1
Birmingham - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Cambridge - - - - 1
Chessington - - - -
Dundee - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -

GWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 100 (97.09%) Java
2 72 (69.90%) Spring
3 59 (57.28%) JavaScript
4 56 (54.37%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (52.43%) CSS
6 40 (38.83%) Google
7 37 (35.92%) MVC
7 37 (35.92%) SQL
7 37 (35.92%) HTML
7 37 (35.92%) Oracle
8 35 (33.98%) J2EE
8 35 (33.98%) XML
9 34 (33.01%) Hibernate
10 32 (31.07%) OO
10 32 (31.07%) Spring MVC
11 31 (30.10%) Banking
12 29 (28.16%) Struts
13 28 (27.18%) Web Services
13 28 (27.18%) Web Application Development
14 26 (25.24%) Relational Database
15 25 (24.27%) JSP
16 24 (23.30%) PL/SQL
16 24 (23.30%) Ajax
16 24 (23.30%) Scrum
17 22 (21.36%) Maven
17 22 (21.36%) Security Cleared
18 21 (20.39%) Selenium
18 21 (20.39%) UNIX
19 20 (19.42%) JMS
19 20 (19.42%) Eclipse

GWT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 20 (19.42%) WebSphere
2 8 (7.77%) Jetty
2 8 (7.77%) JBoss
3 7 (6.80%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.88%) Apache
4 4 (3.88%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.91%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (1.94%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.94%) nginx
6 2 (1.94%) Confluence
7 1 (0.97%) Mule
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (25.24%) Relational Database
2 12 (11.65%) MongoDB
3 7 (6.80%) MySQL
4 6 (5.83%) RDBMS
4 6 (5.83%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (4.85%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (4.85%) Hadoop
5 5 (4.85%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (4.85%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.88%) Apache Hive
6 4 (3.88%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.91%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.94%) Sybase IQ
9 1 (0.97%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.97%) Star Schema
9 1 (0.97%) OLAP
9 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (21.36%) Maven
2 21 (20.39%) Selenium
3 20 (19.42%) Eclipse
4 18 (17.48%) CruiseControl
5 14 (13.59%) ClearCase
6 11 (10.68%) Subversion
6 11 (10.68%) Rational DOORS
6 11 (10.68%) Rational Rhapsody
7 9 (8.74%) Git (software)
7 9 (8.74%) Mockito
7 9 (8.74%) ClearQuest
8 5 (4.85%) Hamcrest
8 5 (4.85%) Gradle
8 5 (4.85%) Jenkins
8 5 (4.85%) Hudson
8 5 (4.85%) Cucumber
9 4 (3.88%) JProfiler
9 4 (3.88%) Ant
9 4 (3.88%) JUnit
10 3 (2.91%) IntelliJ
General
1 31 (30.10%) Banking
2 17 (16.50%) Finance
3 8 (7.77%) Games
4 7 (6.80%) Publishing
5 5 (4.85%) Law
6 4 (3.88%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.94%) Marketing
7 2 (1.94%) Military
7 2 (1.94%) Back Office
8 1 (0.97%) Electronics
8 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.97%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.97%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 84 (81.55%) Developer
2 62 (60.19%) Java Developer
3 18 (17.48%) Web Developer
4 14 (13.59%) Software Engineer
5 9 (8.74%) Java Web Developer
6 8 (7.77%) UI Developer
6 8 (7.77%) UI Programmer
7 6 (5.83%) Scala Developer
7 6 (5.83%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (5.83%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.85%) Software Integration Engineer
8 5 (4.85%) Integration Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (2.91%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (2.91%) Technical Leader
10 3 (2.91%) Developer Analyst
10 3 (2.91%) Java Consultant
10 3 (2.91%) Java Programmer
10 3 (2.91%) Analyst Programmer
10 3 (2.91%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (69.90%) Spring
2 54 (52.43%) CSS
3 37 (35.92%) HTML
4 35 (33.98%) J2EE
4 35 (33.98%) XML
5 34 (33.01%) Hibernate
6 32 (31.07%) Spring MVC
7 29 (28.16%) Struts
8 28 (27.18%) Web Services
9 25 (24.27%) JSP
10 24 (23.30%) Ajax
11 20 (19.42%) JMS
12 19 (18.45%) XSLT
13 18 (17.48%) JDBC
13 18 (17.48%) Spring Web Flow
14 15 (14.56%) Stripes Framework
14 15 (14.56%) HTML5
15 13 (12.62%) JSON
15 13 (12.62%) iBATIS
16 11 (10.68%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.74%) Client/Server
2 8 (7.77%) Management Information System
2 8 (7.77%) User Experience
3 5 (4.85%) Open Source
4 4 (3.88%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.88%) Ontologies
4 4 (3.88%) Chemistry
5 2 (1.94%) Online Games
5 2 (1.94%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.97%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.97%) DTV
6 1 (0.97%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.97%) Derivative
6 1 (0.97%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.39%) UNIX
2 6 (5.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (54.37%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (35.92%) MVC
3 32 (31.07%) OO
4 28 (27.18%) Web Application Development
5 24 (23.30%) Scrum
6 20 (19.42%) TDD
6 20 (19.42%) Unit Testing
7 14 (13.59%) Web Development
8 11 (10.68%) Multithreading
8 11 (10.68%) Requirements Engineering
9 10 (9.71%) Software Engineering
10 9 (8.74%) Requirements Analysis
10 9 (8.74%) Information Management
10 9 (8.74%) UML
11 8 (7.77%) Performance Testing
11 8 (7.77%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (6.80%) B2B
13 5 (4.85%) SOA
14 4 (3.88%) Performance Tuning
15 3 (2.91%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 100 (97.09%) Java
2 59 (57.28%) JavaScript
3 37 (35.92%) SQL
4 24 (23.30%) PL/SQL
5 19 (18.45%) Shell Script
6 18 (17.48%) Perl
7 12 (11.65%) C++
8 8 (7.77%) Groovy
9 6 (5.83%) Ruby
9 6 (5.83%) Scala
10 4 (3.88%) SPARQL
11 2 (1.94%) Python
11 2 (1.94%) C#
12 1 (0.97%) C
12 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (21.36%) Security Cleared
2 18 (17.48%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) QA
2 2 (1.94%) HL7
3 1 (0.97%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (5.83%) Docker
Vendors
1 40 (38.83%) Google
2 37 (35.92%) Oracle
3 7 (6.80%) Sencha
4 6 (5.83%) Akamai
5 3 (2.91%) Sybase
6 2 (1.94%) IBM
6 2 (1.94%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.94%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.94%) Twitter
7 1 (0.97%) Atomikos
7 1 (0.97%) SAP
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