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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
Rank 599 623 520
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -103
Contract jobs citing GWT 51 22 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.094% 0.039% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.14% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 10 38
Median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £425 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £580 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Median hourly rate £32.25 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 - £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
15650 15671 14873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.98% 27.51% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 10948 10537 9618
Median daily rate £415 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.40% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 220 211
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.55 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% +13.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.66 £16.51 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £52.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

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 26 July 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
Top 12 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 26 July 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 +25 51 £400 -5.88% 8
London +27 32 £538 -6.52% 6
City of London - 15 £538 -
Manchester - 11 £319 - 1
North West - 11 £319 - 1
South West +2 7 £375 -
Stockport - 5 £250 - 1
Cheadle - 2 £404 -
Leeds - 1 £425 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £425 - 1
Bristol - 1 £375 -
Yorkshire - 1 £425 - 1

GWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 113 (95.76%) Java
2 90 (76.27%) Spring
3 77 (65.25%) JavaScript
4 71 (60.17%) CSS
5 70 (59.32%) HTML
6 67 (56.78%) HTML5
7 59 (50.00%) Finance
8 56 (47.46%) Banking
9 55 (46.61%) AngularJS
10 52 (44.07%) Git (software)
10 52 (44.07%) Tomcat
11 51 (43.22%) Struts
12 49 (41.53%) Node.js
13 48 (40.68%) CSS3
13 48 (40.68%) Struts2
14 47 (39.83%) JUnit
15 46 (38.98%) OO
16 45 (38.14%) Oracle
16 45 (38.14%) Continuous Integration
17 43 (36.44%) Agile Software Development
18 41 (34.75%) Subversion
18 41 (34.75%) Web Services
19 39 (33.05%) Maven
19 39 (33.05%) NoSQL
20 36 (30.51%) JSON
20 36 (30.51%) OOP
21 35 (29.66%) MySQL
22 34 (28.81%) XML
22 34 (28.81%) JDBC
23 33 (27.97%) SOAP

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 52 (44.07%) Tomcat
2 30 (25.42%) Jetty
2 30 (25.42%) nginx
3 21 (17.80%) JBoss
4 17 (14.41%) WebSphere
5 14 (11.86%) WebLogic
6 8 (6.78%) IIS
7 3 (2.54%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (1.69%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (1.69%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.85%) Apache
9 1 (0.85%) Drupal
9 1 (0.85%) OpenCms
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.63%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.78%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (3.39%) Google App Engine
3 4 (3.39%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.85%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (33.05%) NoSQL
2 35 (29.66%) MySQL
3 29 (24.58%) Apache Hive
3 29 (24.58%) Impala
3 29 (24.58%) Neo4j
4 16 (13.56%) Relational Database
5 7 (5.93%) Oracle Database
6 6 (5.08%) DB2
6 6 (5.08%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.39%) SQL Server
8 3 (2.54%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.69%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.69%) JasperReports
9 2 (1.69%) UniData
10 1 (0.85%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.85%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 52 (44.07%) Git (software)
2 47 (39.83%) JUnit
3 41 (34.75%) Subversion
4 39 (33.05%) Maven
5 29 (24.58%) Ant
6 24 (20.34%) Jenkins
7 22 (18.64%) TeamCity
8 9 (7.63%) Eclipse
9 7 (5.93%) Selenium
10 5 (4.24%) Hudson
10 5 (4.24%) JIRA
10 5 (4.24%) SonarQube
11 4 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (3.39%) Gradle
11 4 (3.39%) Jasmine
11 4 (3.39%) Karma Test Runner
11 4 (3.39%) Log4j
12 2 (1.69%) FitNesse
12 2 (1.69%) IntelliJ
12 2 (1.69%) JMeter
General
1 59 (50.00%) Finance
2 56 (47.46%) Banking
3 9 (7.63%) Investment Banking
4 6 (5.08%) Publishing
5 3 (2.54%) Games
5 3 (2.54%) Legal
5 3 (2.54%) Retail
6 2 (1.69%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 106 (89.83%) Developer
2 98 (83.05%) Java Developer
3 37 (31.36%) Full Stack Developer
4 34 (28.81%) Senior Developer
5 33 (27.97%) Senior Java Developer
6 26 (22.03%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 11 (9.32%) Software Developer
8 10 (8.47%) Java Software Developer
9 9 (7.63%) Node.js Developer
10 8 (6.78%) Angular Developer
11 7 (5.93%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (5.08%) Agile Developer
12 6 (5.08%) Agile Java Developer
12 6 (5.08%) Applications Architect
12 6 (5.08%) Architect
13 5 (4.24%) AWS Developer
13 5 (4.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 5 (4.24%) Java Web Developer
13 5 (4.24%) Web Developer
14 4 (3.39%) Senior Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (76.27%) Spring
2 71 (60.17%) CSS
3 70 (59.32%) HTML
4 67 (56.78%) HTML5
5 55 (46.61%) AngularJS
6 51 (43.22%) Struts
7 49 (41.53%) Node.js
8 48 (40.68%) CSS3
8 48 (40.68%) Struts2
9 41 (34.75%) Web Services
10 36 (30.51%) JSON
11 34 (28.81%) JDBC
11 34 (28.81%) XML
12 33 (27.97%) SOAP
13 30 (25.42%) REST
14 26 (22.03%) Hibernate
15 22 (18.64%) RESTful
16 20 (16.95%) J2EE
17 17 (14.41%) Java EE
18 12 (10.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.93%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.24%) SCADA
3 4 (3.39%) Equities
3 4 (3.39%) Market Risk
3 4 (3.39%) SWIFT
3 4 (3.39%) Virtual Team
3 4 (3.39%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.54%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.69%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.69%) Online Games
6 1 (0.85%) Ergonomics
6 1 (0.85%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 32 (27.12%) Linux
2 12 (10.17%) Windows
3 9 (7.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (7.63%) Unix
3 9 (7.63%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.08%) AIX
5 1 (0.85%) Android
5 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (38.98%) OO
2 45 (38.14%) Continuous Integration
3 43 (36.44%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (30.51%) OOP
5 29 (24.58%) Test Automation
6 22 (18.64%) TDD
7 21 (17.80%) Scrum
8 20 (16.95%) SDLC
9 11 (9.32%) Unit Testing
10 10 (8.47%) MVC
11 8 (6.78%) Automated Testing
12 6 (5.08%) DevOps
12 6 (5.08%) Web Development
13 5 (4.24%) BDD
13 5 (4.24%) Configuration Management
13 5 (4.24%) Open Source
13 5 (4.24%) Pair Programming
14 4 (3.39%) Front End Development
14 4 (3.39%) MVVM
14 4 (3.39%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 113 (95.76%) Java
2 77 (65.25%) JavaScript
3 20 (16.95%) SQL
4 11 (9.32%) C++
5 8 (6.78%) C#
6 6 (5.08%) C
7 3 (2.54%) Perl
7 3 (2.54%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.54%) Ruby
7 3 (2.54%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.69%) Python
9 1 (0.85%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.85%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.85%) PHP
9 1 (0.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (5.08%) Degree
1 6 (5.08%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.24%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.69%) ISO20022
System Software
1 3 (2.54%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.39%) Ansible
1 4 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (3.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 45 (38.14%) Oracle
2 33 (27.97%) Google
3 13 (11.02%) IBM
4 9 (7.63%) Red Hat
5 7 (5.93%) Perforce
6 4 (3.39%) Sybase
7 2 (1.69%) Sencha
8 1 (0.85%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.85%) SunGard
London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £500 - £560 per day
Posted: 6 days ago