The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
Rank 504 491 529
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +38
Contract jobs citing GWT 84 72 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 0.50% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 27 27
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £705
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 £700
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 11
Average hourly rate £35.00 £23.13 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.35% -42.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £23.13 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+51.35% -42.18%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15088 14292 15009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.61% 27.96% 25.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 9707 9068 9177
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 284 367
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 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
England -19 73 £425 +6.25% 27
London +38 46 £425 +3.03% 10
South East -26 23 £438 +9.37% 9
Hampshire -7 14 £431 +10.57% 3
Scotland -21 11 - - 1
Aldershot -5 5 £431 +7.81% 1
City of London +12 2 £525 -4.54% 4
Surrey -18 2 £438 -2.77% 5
South West - 2 - - 4
Guildford +4 1 £450 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £300 -
Manchester - 1 - - 2
North West - 1 - - 2
Alderley Edge - - - -
South Wales - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
Farnborough - - - -
Wales - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Newbury - - - - 1
Reading - - - -
Sittingbourne - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Warwick - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
Bath - - - -

GWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

1 166 (93.79%) Java
2 123 (69.49%) Spring
3 91 (51.41%) Hibernate
4 71 (40.11%) JavaScript
5 64 (36.16%) MVC
6 54 (30.51%) Maven
7 50 (28.25%) SQL
7 50 (28.25%) Google
8 47 (26.55%) Oracle
9 44 (24.86%) Mockito
10 43 (24.29%) HTML
11 41 (23.16%) Agile Software Development
12 39 (22.03%) J2EE
12 39 (22.03%) XML
13 38 (21.47%) Groovy
14 33 (18.64%) Jenkins
15 32 (18.08%) Spring MVC
16 31 (17.51%) CSS
16 31 (17.51%) JDBC
17 29 (16.38%) OO
17 29 (16.38%) Scrum
17 29 (16.38%) TestNG
17 29 (16.38%) Apache Camel
18 28 (15.82%) DbUnit
19 27 (15.25%) TDD
19 27 (15.25%) Finance
20 26 (14.69%) Banking
21 25 (14.12%) Apache ServiceMix
22 24 (13.56%) JSP
22 24 (13.56%) Ajax

GWT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 25 (14.12%) Apache ServiceMix
2 20 (11.30%) WebSphere
3 11 (6.21%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.82%) Jetty
4 5 (2.82%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.69%) Documentum
6 2 (1.13%) SAS
6 2 (1.13%) Apache
6 2 (1.13%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (1.13%) CMS
6 2 (1.13%) Node.js
6 2 (1.13%) OpenCms
7 1 (0.56%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.39%) SaaS
2 2 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.56%) AMQP
1 1 (0.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.43%) Relational Database
2 19 (10.73%) MongoDB
3 14 (7.91%) MySQL
4 13 (7.34%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (5.08%) SQL Server
6 7 (3.95%) Oracle Database
7 6 (3.39%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.26%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.26%) Big Data
9 2 (1.13%) OLAP
9 2 (1.13%) CouchDB
9 2 (1.13%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.13%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 54 (30.51%) Maven
2 44 (24.86%) Mockito
3 33 (18.64%) Jenkins
4 29 (16.38%) TestNG
5 28 (15.82%) DbUnit
6 20 (11.30%) Git (software)
7 19 (10.73%) Selenium
8 17 (9.60%) Eclipse
9 16 (9.04%) Cucumber
10 15 (8.47%) CruiseControl
11 14 (7.91%) Hamcrest
12 9 (5.08%) Subversion
13 8 (4.52%) JUnit
14 6 (3.39%) Firebug
15 4 (2.26%) Dreamweaver
15 4 (2.26%) Ant
16 3 (1.69%) Gerrit
16 3 (1.69%) TeamCity
17 2 (1.13%) Rational DOORS
17 2 (1.13%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 27 (15.25%) Finance
2 26 (14.69%) Banking
3 3 (1.69%) Investment Banking
3 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.56%) French Language
4 1 (0.56%) Advertising
4 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 165 (93.22%) Developer
2 138 (77.97%) Java Developer
3 17 (9.60%) Senior Developer
4 15 (8.47%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (6.21%) Web Developer
6 10 (5.65%) UI Developer
7 9 (5.08%) Front-End Developer
7 9 (5.08%) UI Programmer
8 6 (3.39%) Web Applications Developer
8 6 (3.39%) Software Developer
8 6 (3.39%) Programmer
8 6 (3.39%) Applications Developer
9 5 (2.82%) Java Software Developer
9 5 (2.82%) Software Engineer
9 5 (2.82%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (2.82%) Java Web Developer
10 4 (2.26%) Java Programmer
10 4 (2.26%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (1.69%) Designer
12 2 (1.13%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (69.49%) Spring
2 91 (51.41%) Hibernate
3 43 (24.29%) HTML
4 39 (22.03%) J2EE
4 39 (22.03%) XML
5 32 (18.08%) Spring MVC
6 31 (17.51%) CSS
6 31 (17.51%) JDBC
7 29 (16.38%) Apache Camel
8 24 (13.56%) JSP
8 24 (13.56%) Ajax
9 23 (12.99%) Guice
9 23 (12.99%) Web Services
10 22 (12.43%) JMS
11 21 (11.86%) Struts
12 17 (9.60%) JSON
12 17 (9.60%) Spring Web Flow
13 16 (9.04%) XSLT
13 16 (9.04%) SOAP
13 16 (9.04%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.39%) Clustering
2 5 (2.82%) W3C
3 3 (1.69%) iPhone
3 3 (1.69%) Derivative
3 3 (1.69%) Ontologies
3 3 (1.69%) Open Source
3 3 (1.69%) iPad
3 3 (1.69%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.13%) HP Superdome
4 2 (1.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.56%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.56%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.56%) New Media
5 1 (0.56%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.56%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.56%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.73%) UNIX
2 7 (3.95%) Linux
3 2 (1.13%) HPUX
4 1 (0.56%) Solaris
4 1 (0.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (36.16%) MVC
2 41 (23.16%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (16.38%) OO
3 29 (16.38%) Scrum
4 27 (15.25%) TDD
5 23 (12.99%) Unit Testing
6 18 (10.17%) Web Application Development
7 11 (6.21%) Software Engineering
7 11 (6.21%) UML
8 10 (5.65%) Pair Programming
8 10 (5.65%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (5.08%) Release Management
9 9 (5.08%) OOA/OOD
10 8 (4.52%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (3.39%) Validation
12 5 (2.82%) Multithreading
12 5 (2.82%) Configuration Management
12 5 (2.82%) E-Commerce
13 4 (2.26%) SOA
13 4 (2.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 166 (93.79%) Java
2 71 (40.11%) JavaScript
3 50 (28.25%) SQL
4 38 (21.47%) Groovy
5 17 (9.60%) PL/SQL
6 16 (9.04%) Shell Script
6 16 (9.04%) Perl
7 4 (2.26%) Ruby
8 3 (1.69%) C#
9 2 (1.13%) Python
9 2 (1.13%) C++
10 1 (0.56%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (9.04%) Degree
2 8 (4.52%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.82%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.56%) OCAJ
5 1 (0.56%) OCP
5 1 (0.56%) OCA
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.65%) QA
2 5 (2.82%) WCAG
3 3 (1.69%) HL7
Vendors
1 50 (28.25%) Google
2 47 (26.55%) Oracle
3 23 (12.99%) Atomikos
4 14 (7.91%) JBoss
4 14 (7.91%) Akamai
5 2 (1.13%) HP
5 2 (1.13%) Sybase
6 1 (0.56%) Sencha
6 1 (0.56%) Splunk
6 1 (0.56%) Sun
6 1 (0.56%) SunGard
London
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London (Bank)
Brightred Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £500+ per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago