The table below looks at the statistics for GWT skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GWT over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
Rank 624 629 582
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -47
Contract jobs citing GWT 29 34 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.059% 0.098%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.21% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 26
Median daily rate £365 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £336 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £577 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £355 £463
% change year-on-year
+2.81% -23.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £42.26 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.26 - £35.00

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
16430 16374 15779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.78% 28.23% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11390 11281 10291
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 299 178
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.47% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £17.33 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

GWT
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing GWT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GWT within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

GWT Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

GWT
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GWT within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +8 29 £365 -27.00% 9
London -1 16 £383 -30.45% 3
North West - 6 £420 -
South West +11 5 £349 -41.75%
Manchester - 5 £420 -
Stockport - 4 £420 -
Wiltshire - 4 £349 -
City of London +14 3 £275 -
Salisbury - 2 £349 -
South East +18 1 £330 -7.04% 1
Hampshire +6 1 £330 -
Somerset - 1 - -
Winchester - 1 £330 -

GWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GWT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for GWT.

1 78 (86.67%) Java
2 60 (66.67%) Spring
3 48 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 47 (52.22%) CSS
5 46 (51.11%) HTML
6 44 (48.89%) HTML5
7 41 (45.56%) AngularJS
8 40 (44.44%) Finance
9 39 (43.33%) Banking
10 35 (38.89%) Node.js
10 35 (38.89%) Git (software)
11 34 (37.78%) Struts2
11 34 (37.78%) CSS3
11 34 (37.78%) Struts
12 31 (34.44%) Google
13 30 (33.33%) OO
13 30 (33.33%) JUnit
14 29 (32.22%) Web Services
15 28 (31.11%) OOP
15 28 (31.11%) Maven
16 26 (28.89%) Tomcat
17 22 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
17 22 (24.44%) Hibernate
17 22 (24.44%) JSON
18 21 (23.33%) MySQL
19 20 (22.22%) JBoss
19 20 (22.22%) SOAP
20 19 (21.11%) Linux
20 19 (21.11%) Oracle
20 19 (21.11%) Continuous Integration

GWT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (28.89%) Tomcat
2 20 (22.22%) JBoss
3 16 (17.78%) Jetty
3 16 (17.78%) nginx
4 12 (13.33%) WebLogic
5 8 (8.89%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.11%) Apache
6 1 (1.11%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (1.11%) Drupal
6 1 (1.11%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.11%) OpenCms
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) Google App Engine
1 4 (4.44%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.11%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.33%) MySQL
2 16 (17.78%) NoSQL
3 15 (16.67%) Apache Hive
3 15 (16.67%) Impala
3 15 (16.67%) Neo4j
4 8 (8.89%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.56%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.44%) GIS
7 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.11%) JasperReports
9 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.11%) SQLite
9 1 (1.11%) UniData
Development Applications
1 35 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 30 (33.33%) JUnit
3 28 (31.11%) Maven
4 18 (20.00%) Ant
5 17 (18.89%) Subversion
6 16 (17.78%) Jenkins
7 11 (12.22%) TeamCity
8 8 (8.89%) Eclipse
9 7 (7.78%) Selenium
10 6 (6.67%) Gradle
11 5 (5.56%) SonarQube
12 4 (4.44%) Jasmine
12 4 (4.44%) Karma Test Runner
13 3 (3.33%) JBehave
14 2 (2.22%) Hudson
14 2 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
15 1 (1.11%) Android Studio
15 1 (1.11%) Artifactory
15 1 (1.11%) CocoaPods
15 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
General
1 40 (44.44%) Finance
2 39 (43.33%) Banking
3 4 (4.44%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.22%) Military
5 1 (1.11%) Legal
5 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 80 (88.89%) Developer
2 70 (77.78%) Java Developer
3 32 (35.56%) Senior Developer
4 31 (34.44%) Full Stack Developer
4 31 (34.44%) Senior Java Developer
5 25 (27.78%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 14 (15.56%) Software Developer
7 11 (12.22%) Java Software Developer
8 8 (8.89%) Angular Developer
8 8 (8.89%) Node.js Developer
9 6 (6.67%) Analyst
9 6 (6.67%) Business Analyst
10 5 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 4 (4.44%) Senior Java Software Developer
11 4 (4.44%) Senior Software Developer
12 3 (3.33%) Applications Developer
12 3 (3.33%) Data Scientist
13 2 (2.22%) Agile Developer
13 2 (2.22%) Automation Developer
13 2 (2.22%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (66.67%) Spring
2 47 (52.22%) CSS
3 46 (51.11%) HTML
4 44 (48.89%) HTML5
5 41 (45.56%) AngularJS
6 35 (38.89%) Node.js
7 34 (37.78%) CSS3
7 34 (37.78%) Struts
7 34 (37.78%) Struts2
8 29 (32.22%) Web Services
9 22 (24.44%) Hibernate
9 22 (24.44%) JSON
10 20 (22.22%) SOAP
11 17 (18.89%) JDBC
11 17 (18.89%) REST
11 17 (18.89%) XML
12 12 (13.33%) RESTful
13 10 (11.11%) J2EE
14 7 (7.78%) JSP
15 5 (5.56%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.56%) SCADA
2 4 (4.44%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.44%) Neural Network
2 4 (4.44%) Ontologies
2 4 (4.44%) Remote Sensing
2 4 (4.44%) Semantic Web
2 4 (4.44%) Statistics
2 4 (4.44%) Visualisation
3 3 (3.33%) Applied Mathematics
3 3 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (3.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.22%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.11%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.11%) Equities
5 1 (1.11%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.11%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.11%) Linux
2 7 (7.78%) Unix
3 2 (2.22%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.22%) Windows
4 1 (1.11%) Android
4 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (33.33%) OO
2 28 (31.11%) OOP
3 22 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (21.11%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (17.78%) Test Automation
6 12 (13.33%) Scrum
7 11 (12.22%) Pair Programming
7 11 (12.22%) Unit Testing
8 10 (11.11%) TDD
9 9 (10.00%) MVC
10 8 (8.89%) Automated Testing
10 8 (8.89%) BDD
10 8 (8.89%) SDLC
11 6 (6.67%) DevOps
12 4 (4.44%) Deep Learning
12 4 (4.44%) Front End Development
12 4 (4.44%) Image Processing
12 4 (4.44%) Machine Learning
12 4 (4.44%) MVVM
12 4 (4.44%) Spatial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 78 (86.67%) Java
2 48 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 10 (11.11%) SQL
4 6 (6.67%) Python
5 2 (2.22%) C#
5 2 (2.22%) C++
5 2 (2.22%) Perl
5 2 (2.22%) Ruby
6 1 (1.11%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.11%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.11%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.11%) PHP
6 1 (1.11%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.11%) R
6 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (4.44%) Degree
1 4 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.33%) DV Cleared
2 3 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) ISO20022
2 1 (1.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (4.44%) Kibana
2 3 (3.33%) Ansible
2 3 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (34.44%) Google
2 19 (21.11%) Oracle
3 10 (11.11%) Perforce
4 7 (7.78%) IBM
5 4 (4.44%) Facebook
6 3 (3.33%) Sybase
7 2 (2.22%) i2
8 1 (1.11%) Currenex
8 1 (1.11%) Luciad
8 1 (1.11%) Sencha
8 1 (1.11%) TIBCO