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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
Rank 616 540 534
Rank change year-on-year
-76 -6
Contract jobs citing GWT 17 70 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.45% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 31 20
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £375 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £538 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 10
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +18.64%

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
16449 15532 15196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.15% 27.80% 29.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 11194 9877 9773
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 296 213 261
Average hourly rate £39.13 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.78% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.00 £19.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £71.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 4 September 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 15 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 4 September 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 -49 16 £475 +11.76% 23
London -21 8 £575 +33.33% 3
East of England +5 4 £413 - 1
East Midlands - 2 - -
Watford - 2 £400 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £400 -
Suffolk - 2 £425 -
City of London +4 1 - - 1
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Mayfair - 1 £625 -
Leeds - 1 £330 - 12
West Yorkshire - 1 £330 - 13
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £330 - 13
West Midlands - 1 - -

GWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 52 (96.30%) Java
2 33 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (57.41%) Spring
4 22 (40.74%) JavaScript
5 21 (38.89%) Google
6 20 (37.04%) SQL
6 20 (37.04%) XML
7 18 (33.33%) CSS
8 16 (29.63%) OO
8 16 (29.63%) HTML
8 16 (29.63%) Web Services
9 15 (27.78%) Relational Database
10 14 (25.93%) JBoss
10 14 (25.93%) Finance
10 14 (25.93%) Hibernate
11 13 (24.07%) WebSphere
11 13 (24.07%) UNIX
11 13 (24.07%) Oracle
12 12 (22.22%) J2EE
12 12 (22.22%) JSP
12 12 (22.22%) Struts
12 12 (22.22%) Ajax
13 11 (20.37%) Maven
13 11 (20.37%) MVC
13 11 (20.37%) Banking
13 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
13 11 (20.37%) HTML5
14 10 (18.52%) Smart GWT
14 10 (18.52%) Selenium
15 9 (16.67%) Spring MVC

GWT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 14 (25.93%) JBoss
2 13 (24.07%) WebSphere
3 5 (9.26%) Jetty
3 5 (9.26%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (7.41%) WebLogic
5 3 (5.56%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.56%) Node.js
6 2 (3.70%) Drupal
7 1 (1.85%) Mule
7 1 (1.85%) Confluence
7 1 (1.85%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Office
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Google App Engine
1 3 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) Google Compute Engine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.78%) Relational Database
2 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.26%) MySQL
3 5 (9.26%) Sybase IQ
3 5 (9.26%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Maven
2 10 (18.52%) Selenium
3 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 8 (14.81%) CruiseControl
5 5 (9.26%) Eclipse
6 4 (7.41%) JUnit
6 4 (7.41%) Mockito
7 3 (5.56%) Hamcrest
7 3 (5.56%) Cucumber
7 3 (5.56%) Gradle
8 2 (3.70%) Hudson
8 2 (3.70%) Subversion
8 2 (3.70%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.85%) ClearCase
9 1 (1.85%) ClearQuest
9 1 (1.85%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (1.85%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (1.85%) JProfiler
9 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.85%) Ant
General
1 14 (25.93%) Finance
2 11 (20.37%) Banking
3 5 (9.26%) Back Office
4 2 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (94.44%) Developer
2 39 (72.22%) Java Developer
3 3 (5.56%) Applications Developer
4 2 (3.70%) Senior Developer
4 2 (3.70%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (3.70%) Web Developer
4 2 (3.70%) Senior Applications Developer
4 2 (3.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (3.70%) Drupal Developer
4 2 (3.70%) Scala Developer
4 2 (3.70%) AWS Developer
5 1 (1.85%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (1.85%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (1.85%) Programme Manager
5 1 (1.85%) Software Engineer
5 1 (1.85%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (57.41%) Spring
2 20 (37.04%) XML
3 18 (33.33%) CSS
4 16 (29.63%) HTML
4 16 (29.63%) Web Services
5 14 (25.93%) Hibernate
6 12 (22.22%) J2EE
6 12 (22.22%) JSP
6 12 (22.22%) Struts
6 12 (22.22%) Ajax
7 11 (20.37%) HTML5
8 10 (18.52%) Smart GWT
9 9 (16.67%) Spring MVC
9 9 (16.67%) JDBC
9 9 (16.67%) XSLT
10 8 (14.81%) Spring Web Flow
11 6 (11.11%) Java EE
11 6 (11.11%) iBATIS
11 6 (11.11%) JMS
12 5 (9.26%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Hedge funds
1 3 (5.56%) User Experience
2 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) Web 2.0
3 1 (1.85%) Ontologies
3 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.07%) UNIX
2 5 (9.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (29.63%) OO
3 11 (20.37%) MVC
4 9 (16.67%) Web Application Development
5 8 (14.81%) Unit Testing
6 6 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (11.11%) TDD
7 5 (9.26%) Scrum
7 5 (9.26%) UML
7 5 (9.26%) Validation
8 4 (7.41%) Project Management
9 3 (5.56%) Multithreading
9 3 (5.56%) OOD
9 3 (5.56%) SOA
9 3 (5.56%) SDLC
10 2 (3.70%) Open Source
10 2 (3.70%) Performance Testing
10 2 (3.70%) Migration
10 2 (3.70%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (96.30%) Java
2 22 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 20 (37.04%) SQL
4 8 (14.81%) Perl
4 8 (14.81%) Shell Script
4 8 (14.81%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.56%) Scala
5 3 (5.56%) Groovy
5 3 (5.56%) Python
6 2 (3.70%) C#
6 2 (3.70%) C++
6 2 (3.70%) PHP
6 2 (3.70%) Ruby
7 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.85%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) SC Cleared
1 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (1.85%) PMP
3 1 (1.85%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Docker
Vendors
1 21 (38.89%) Google
2 13 (24.07%) Oracle
3 5 (9.26%) Sybase
3 5 (9.26%) IBM
3 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.26%) TIBCO
4 3 (5.56%) Perforce
4 3 (5.56%) Akamai
5 2 (3.70%) Charles River
6 1 (1.85%) Luciad
6 1 (1.85%) BEA
6 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.85%) Twitter
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