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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
Rank 543 526 536
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Contract jobs citing GWT 63 48 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.091% 0.097%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 0.32% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 20 29
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£450 £413 £520
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -20.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £289 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £520 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.62% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 10
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% -28.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -28.91%

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
15614 15218 15834
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.01% 28.82% 27.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10108 9812 9495
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 263 387
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 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -26 53 £450 +5.88% 22
London +28 31 £450 -5.26% 11
South East -20 12 £500 +21.21% 4
Scotland -3 10 - - 1
Glasgow -6 10 - -
East of England -32 6 - -
City of London +26 5 £469 -21.87% 8
Hampshire -21 5 £438 +12.90%
Buckinghamshire - 4 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 4 - - 1
South West - 2 - - 4
Surrey -3 1 £425 -5.55% 2
Aldershot -10 1 - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bolton - - - -
Borehamwood - - - -
Bristol - - - - 2
Cardiff - - - - 1
Chippenham - - - - 1
Guildford - - - - 1
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Ipswich - - - -
Leeds - - - - 1
Newbury - - - -
Poole - - - -
Reading - - - - 1
Salisbury - - - - 1
Sittingbourne - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Warwick - - - -

GWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 148 (96.10%) Java
2 108 (70.13%) Spring
3 69 (44.81%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (44.81%) Hibernate
4 64 (41.56%) JavaScript
5 51 (33.12%) MVC
6 48 (31.17%) SQL
7 46 (29.87%) Oracle
8 40 (25.97%) J2EE
8 40 (25.97%) Google
9 34 (22.08%) Relational Database
10 33 (21.43%) HTML
10 33 (21.43%) XML
11 32 (20.78%) JSP
11 32 (20.78%) Spring MVC
12 31 (20.13%) JDBC
12 31 (20.13%) OO
13 30 (19.48%) CSS
13 30 (19.48%) Maven
14 29 (18.83%) UNIX
15 28 (18.18%) Banking
16 27 (17.53%) PL/SQL
16 27 (17.53%) Shell Script
17 26 (16.88%) Scrum
17 26 (16.88%) Ajax
17 26 (16.88%) Web Application Development
18 25 (16.23%) Selenium
18 25 (16.23%) XSLT
18 25 (16.23%) Perl
19 24 (15.58%) Unit Testing

GWT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 20 (12.99%) WebSphere
2 13 (8.44%) Tomcat
3 12 (7.79%) Apache ServiceMix
4 4 (2.60%) Jetty
5 3 (1.95%) Node.js
5 3 (1.95%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.95%) Documentum
6 2 (1.30%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (1.30%) CMS
6 2 (1.30%) OpenCms
7 1 (0.65%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.55%) SaaS
2 2 (1.30%) PaaS
2 2 (1.30%) GitHub
2 2 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (22.08%) Relational Database
2 13 (8.44%) MySQL
3 11 (7.14%) MongoDB
4 10 (6.49%) SQL Server
5 9 (5.84%) RDBMS
6 8 (5.19%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (4.55%) Big Data
8 6 (3.90%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.60%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.95%) Couchbase
10 3 (1.95%) CouchDB
11 2 (1.30%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.65%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 30 (19.48%) Maven
2 25 (16.23%) Selenium
3 23 (14.94%) Mockito
4 20 (12.99%) Jenkins
5 19 (12.34%) CruiseControl
6 18 (11.69%) TestNG
7 17 (11.04%) DbUnit
8 14 (9.09%) Git (software)
9 13 (8.44%) Eclipse
10 9 (5.84%) Subversion
11 7 (4.55%) Ant
11 7 (4.55%) Cucumber
12 6 (3.90%) JUnit
13 5 (3.25%) Hamcrest
14 3 (1.95%) TeamCity
14 3 (1.95%) JIRA
14 3 (1.95%) Gerrit
15 2 (1.30%) Rational DOORS
15 2 (1.30%) Apache Ivy
15 2 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 28 (18.18%) Banking
2 18 (11.69%) Finance
3 3 (1.95%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.95%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.65%) French Language
4 1 (0.65%) Advertising
4 1 (0.65%) Law
Job Titles
1 141 (91.56%) Developer
2 122 (79.22%) Java Developer
3 12 (7.79%) Senior Developer
3 12 (7.79%) Senior Java Developer
4 9 (5.84%) Web Developer
5 8 (5.19%) Front-End Developer
6 6 (3.90%) Software Project Leader
6 6 (3.90%) Applications Developer
6 6 (3.90%) Project Leader
6 6 (3.90%) Web Applications Developer
7 5 (3.25%) UI Developer
7 5 (3.25%) UI Programmer
8 4 (2.60%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (2.60%) Java Web Developer
8 4 (2.60%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (2.60%) Software Engineer
9 3 (1.95%) Programmer
9 3 (1.95%) Lead Developer
9 3 (1.95%) Software Developer
9 3 (1.95%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (70.13%) Spring
2 69 (44.81%) Hibernate
3 40 (25.97%) J2EE
4 33 (21.43%) HTML
4 33 (21.43%) XML
5 32 (20.78%) JSP
5 32 (20.78%) Spring MVC
6 31 (20.13%) JDBC
7 30 (19.48%) CSS
8 26 (16.88%) Ajax
9 25 (16.23%) XSLT
10 23 (14.94%) Web Services
11 22 (14.29%) JMS
11 22 (14.29%) Struts
12 21 (13.64%) SOAP
13 19 (12.34%) iBATIS
13 19 (12.34%) Spring Web Flow
14 16 (10.39%) Apache Camel
15 13 (8.44%) Servlets
16 12 (7.79%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 6 (3.90%) Life Science
2 6 (3.90%) Data Integration
2 6 (3.90%) Mathematics
2 6 (3.90%) Biology
3 4 (2.60%) User Experience
4 3 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.95%) Open Source
4 3 (1.95%) Ontologies
4 3 (1.95%) Clustering
4 3 (1.95%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (1.95%) Derivative
5 2 (1.30%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (1.30%) Market Risk
5 2 (1.30%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.65%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.65%) New Media
6 1 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.65%) Ergonomics
Operating Systems
1 29 (18.83%) UNIX
2 15 (9.74%) Linux
3 2 (1.30%) Debian
3 2 (1.30%) Ubuntu
3 2 (1.30%) CentOS
4 1 (0.65%) Windows
4 1 (0.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (44.81%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (33.12%) MVC
3 31 (20.13%) OO
4 26 (16.88%) Scrum
4 26 (16.88%) Web Application Development
5 24 (15.58%) Unit Testing
6 23 (14.94%) TDD
7 17 (11.04%) Software Engineering
8 10 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (5.19%) OOA/OOD
10 7 (4.55%) Configuration Management
10 7 (4.55%) Mentoring
10 7 (4.55%) BDD
11 6 (3.90%) Build Automation
11 6 (3.90%) Pair Programming
11 6 (3.90%) UML
11 6 (3.90%) Multithreading
11 6 (3.90%) Bioinformatics
11 6 (3.90%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (3.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 148 (96.10%) Java
2 64 (41.56%) JavaScript
3 48 (31.17%) SQL
4 27 (17.53%) PL/SQL
4 27 (17.53%) Shell Script
5 25 (16.23%) Perl
6 17 (11.04%) Groovy
7 4 (2.60%) Ruby
7 4 (2.60%) Python
8 3 (1.95%) C#
9 2 (1.30%) C++
9 2 (1.30%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.65%) Scala
10 1 (0.65%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (13.64%) Degree
2 5 (3.25%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.30%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.30%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.65%) OCAJ
4 1 (0.65%) OCP
4 1 (0.65%) OCA
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.25%) QA
2 3 (1.95%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Docker
Vendors
1 46 (29.87%) Oracle
2 40 (25.97%) Google
3 12 (7.79%) Atomikos
4 10 (6.49%) JBoss
5 5 (3.25%) Akamai
6 2 (1.30%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.30%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.30%) Sybase
7 1 (0.65%) Sun
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