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 24 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
Rank 565 520 531
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +11
Contract jobs citing GWT 48 57 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.37% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 33 39
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £498 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Average hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £32.81
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £32.81
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +6.66%

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
15771 15204 15018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.02% 28.99% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10491 9867 8994
Average daily rate £378 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 284 376
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.02 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
England -45 36 £438 -2.77% 11
London -17 20 £425 -5.55% 7
Glasgow +3 10 - - 2
Scotland +3 10 - - 3
East of England -16 6 - -
South West - 6 £463 -
City of London +15 4 £407 -18.70% 3
South East -28 3 £675 +68.75% 1
Bristol - 2 £375 -
Hampshire -18 1 - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Wiltshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
North West - - - - 2
West Midlands - - - -
Hook - - - -
Bermondsey - - - -
Chippenham - - - -
Edinburgh - - - - 1
Aldershot - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bournemouth - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Knutsford - - - - 1
Leeds - - - - 1
Manchester - - - - 1

GWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 131 (97.04%) Java
2 97 (71.85%) Spring
3 66 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (45.93%) JavaScript
5 59 (43.70%) Hibernate
6 48 (35.56%) SQL
7 43 (31.85%) MVC
8 41 (30.37%) Oracle
8 41 (30.37%) Google
9 39 (28.89%) J2EE
10 34 (25.19%) XML
10 34 (25.19%) OO
11 32 (23.70%) CSS
12 31 (22.96%) JSP
12 31 (22.96%) Relational Database
13 30 (22.22%) Banking
13 30 (22.22%) Spring MVC
14 29 (21.48%) UNIX
15 28 (20.74%) JDBC
15 28 (20.74%) HTML
16 27 (20.00%) PL/SQL
16 27 (20.00%) TDD
16 27 (20.00%) Shell Script
17 26 (19.26%) Ajax
18 25 (18.52%) Selenium
18 25 (18.52%) Web Application Development
18 25 (18.52%) Perl
18 25 (18.52%) XSLT
19 24 (17.78%) Struts
19 24 (17.78%) Scrum

GWT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 19 (14.07%) WebSphere
2 11 (8.15%) Tomcat
3 8 (5.93%) JBoss
4 7 (5.19%) Apache ServiceMix
5 3 (2.22%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.22%) Node.js
6 2 (1.48%) Apache
6 2 (1.48%) Jetty
6 2 (1.48%) CMS
6 2 (1.48%) OpenCms
7 1 (0.74%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.70%) SaaS
2 2 (1.48%) PaaS
2 2 (1.48%) GitHub
2 2 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (22.96%) Relational Database
2 11 (8.15%) MySQL
3 9 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 8 (5.93%) SQL Server
5 7 (5.19%) Big Data
6 6 (4.44%) Hadoop
6 6 (4.44%) RDBMS
6 6 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (3.70%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.96%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.22%) CouchDB
9 3 (2.22%) Apache Hive
9 3 (2.22%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.74%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (0.74%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.74%) Star Schema
10 1 (0.74%) OLAP
10 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 25 (18.52%) Selenium
2 22 (16.30%) Maven
3 19 (14.07%) CruiseControl
4 13 (9.63%) Mockito
5 12 (8.89%) Git (software)
6 11 (8.15%) Jenkins
7 10 (7.41%) TestNG
8 9 (6.67%) DbUnit
8 9 (6.67%) Subversion
8 9 (6.67%) Eclipse
9 7 (5.19%) Ant
10 6 (4.44%) JUnit
11 5 (3.70%) Cucumber
11 5 (3.70%) Rational DOORS
12 3 (2.22%) Gerrit
12 3 (2.22%) Rational Rhapsody
12 3 (2.22%) Hamcrest
12 3 (2.22%) JIRA
12 3 (2.22%) TeamCity
13 2 (1.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 30 (22.22%) Banking
2 12 (8.89%) Finance
3 6 (4.44%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.22%) Games
5 2 (1.48%) Publishing
6 1 (0.74%) Marketing
6 1 (0.74%) French Language
6 1 (0.74%) Military
6 1 (0.74%) Electronics
6 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.74%) Law
6 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.74%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 119 (88.15%) Developer
2 104 (77.04%) Java Developer
3 9 (6.67%) Senior Developer
3 9 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (5.93%) Web Developer
4 8 (5.93%) Front-End Developer
5 6 (4.44%) Software Project Leader
5 6 (4.44%) Project Leader
6 4 (2.96%) UI Programmer
6 4 (2.96%) UI Developer
6 4 (2.96%) Java Web Developer
6 4 (2.96%) Technical Leader
6 4 (2.96%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (2.22%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (2.22%) Applications Developer
7 3 (2.22%) Lead Developer
7 3 (2.22%) Web Applications Developer
7 3 (2.22%) Architect
7 3 (2.22%) Software Engineer
8 2 (1.48%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (71.85%) Spring
2 59 (43.70%) Hibernate
3 39 (28.89%) J2EE
4 34 (25.19%) XML
5 32 (23.70%) CSS
6 31 (22.96%) JSP
7 30 (22.22%) Spring MVC
8 28 (20.74%) JDBC
8 28 (20.74%) HTML
9 26 (19.26%) Ajax
10 25 (18.52%) XSLT
11 24 (17.78%) Struts
12 22 (16.30%) JMS
13 21 (15.56%) Web Services
14 19 (14.07%) iBATIS
14 19 (14.07%) Spring Web Flow
15 16 (11.85%) SOAP
16 13 (9.63%) Servlets
17 12 (8.89%) Apache Camel
18 11 (8.15%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.19%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.44%) Life Science
2 6 (4.44%) Data Integration
2 6 (4.44%) Mathematics
2 6 (4.44%) Biology
3 4 (2.96%) Open Source
3 4 (2.96%) User Experience
3 4 (2.96%) Data Structures
3 4 (2.96%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.22%) Clustering
5 2 (1.48%) Derivative
5 2 (1.48%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (1.48%) Market Risk
5 2 (1.48%) Online Games
5 2 (1.48%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.74%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.74%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.74%) New Media
6 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 29 (21.48%) UNIX
2 17 (12.59%) Linux
3 2 (1.48%) Debian
3 2 (1.48%) Ubuntu
3 2 (1.48%) CentOS
4 1 (0.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (31.85%) MVC
3 34 (25.19%) OO
4 27 (20.00%) TDD
5 25 (18.52%) Web Application Development
6 24 (17.78%) Scrum
7 21 (15.56%) Unit Testing
8 15 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 9 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (5.93%) Multithreading
10 8 (5.93%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (5.93%) OOA/OOD
10 8 (5.93%) UML
11 7 (5.19%) Configuration Management
11 7 (5.19%) Web Development
11 7 (5.19%) BDD
12 6 (4.44%) Build Automation
12 6 (4.44%) Bioinformatics
12 6 (4.44%) Pair Programming
13 4 (2.96%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 131 (97.04%) Java
2 62 (45.93%) JavaScript
3 48 (35.56%) SQL
4 27 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 27 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 25 (18.52%) Perl
6 9 (6.67%) Groovy
7 6 (4.44%) C++
8 5 (3.70%) Python
9 4 (2.96%) C#
10 2 (1.48%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.48%) Ruby
11 1 (0.74%) Scala
11 1 (0.74%) C
11 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (9.63%) Degree
2 9 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.19%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.48%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.70%) QA
2 3 (2.22%) HL7
3 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) Docker
Vendors
1 41 (30.37%) Oracle
1 41 (30.37%) Google
2 6 (4.44%) Atomikos
3 3 (2.22%) Akamai
4 2 (1.48%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.48%) Sybase
4 2 (1.48%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.74%) SAP
5 1 (0.74%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.74%) Sencha
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