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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
Rank 580 615 505
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -110
Contract jobs citing GWT 76 34 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.062% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 0.23% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 10 51
Median daily rate £538 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £393 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £580 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £32.25 £47.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.38% +34.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 £47.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-31.38% +34.28%

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
15104 14912 14481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.70% 27.01% 27.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10701 9800 9630
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 206 180
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.86 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.20 £47.88 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 28 May 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 18 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 28 May 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 +39 76 £538 +19.44% 12
London +36 60 £538 +19.44% 3
City of London +64 27 £538 +65.38% 1
South East +6 7 £488 +8.33%
Surrey -6 5 £475 +5.55%
Leatherhead -13 5 £475 +5.55%
Manchester - 5 £250 - 2
North West - 5 £250 - 2
South West -7 3 £375 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £668 -
Stockport - 2 £250 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £425 - 4
West Yorkshire - 1 £425 - 4
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £550 -
Bristol - 1 £375 -
Yorkshire - 1 £425 - 4

GWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 117 (99.15%) Java
2 90 (76.27%) Spring
3 86 (72.88%) JavaScript
4 73 (61.86%) CSS
5 72 (61.02%) HTML
6 62 (52.54%) HTML5
7 59 (50.00%) Struts
8 58 (49.15%) OO
8 58 (49.15%) Finance
9 53 (44.92%) Banking
9 53 (44.92%) Oracle
10 52 (44.07%) AngularJS
11 51 (43.22%) Tomcat
12 49 (41.53%) Node.js
13 48 (40.68%) CSS3
13 48 (40.68%) Struts2
14 43 (36.44%) Agile Software Development
15 42 (35.59%) JUnit
16 41 (34.75%) Web Services
16 41 (34.75%) Git (software)
16 41 (34.75%) Continuous Integration
17 39 (33.05%) NoSQL
17 39 (33.05%) XML
18 38 (32.20%) Subversion
19 36 (30.51%) OOP
20 35 (29.66%) MySQL
21 34 (28.81%) JDBC
21 34 (28.81%) Test Automation
22 33 (27.97%) SOAP
22 33 (27.97%) Linux

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 51 (43.22%) Tomcat
2 49 (41.53%) Node.js
3 30 (25.42%) Jetty
3 30 (25.42%) nginx
4 21 (17.80%) WebSphere
5 17 (14.41%) JBoss
6 12 (10.17%) WebLogic
7 8 (6.78%) IIS
8 4 (3.39%) ArcGIS
8 4 (3.39%) WebSphere Portal
9 3 (2.54%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (1.69%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (1.69%) MQSeries
10 2 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.85%) Apache
11 1 (0.85%) Drupal
11 1 (0.85%) OpenCms
Applications
1 4 (3.39%) MS Office
1 4 (3.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.69%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.63%) Amazon EC2
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 11 (9.32%) Oracle Database
6 10 (8.47%) SQL Server
7 6 (5.08%) DB2
7 6 (5.08%) MongoDB
8 5 (4.24%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (3.39%) GIS
9 4 (3.39%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (2.54%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.69%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.69%) JasperReports
11 2 (1.69%) UniData
Development Applications
1 42 (35.59%) JUnit
2 41 (34.75%) Git (software)
3 38 (32.20%) Subversion
4 33 (27.97%) Maven
5 27 (22.88%) Ant
6 22 (18.64%) TeamCity
7 18 (15.25%) Jenkins
8 10 (8.47%) Eclipse
9 8 (6.78%) Selenium
10 5 (4.24%) Hudson
10 5 (4.24%) JIRA
11 4 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (3.39%) ClearCase
11 4 (3.39%) Log4j
12 3 (2.54%) SonarQube
13 2 (1.69%) Artifactory
13 2 (1.69%) Cucumber
13 2 (1.69%) FitNesse
13 2 (1.69%) Mockito
13 2 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 58 (49.15%) Finance
2 53 (44.92%) Banking
3 14 (11.86%) Publishing
4 10 (8.47%) Games
5 6 (5.08%) Investment Banking
6 5 (4.24%) Retail
7 3 (2.54%) Legal
8 2 (1.69%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 100 (84.75%) Developer
2 96 (81.36%) Java Developer
3 37 (31.36%) Full Stack Developer
4 32 (27.12%) Senior Developer
5 31 (26.27%) Senior Java Developer
6 26 (22.03%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 12 (10.17%) JavaScript Developer
8 11 (9.32%) Java Software Developer
8 11 (9.32%) Software Developer
9 9 (7.63%) Node.js Developer
10 8 (6.78%) Agile Developer
10 8 (6.78%) Agile Java Developer
10 8 (6.78%) Angular Developer
10 8 (6.78%) Applications Architect
10 8 (6.78%) Architect
11 7 (5.93%) Java Web Developer
11 7 (5.93%) Web Developer
12 5 (4.24%) AWS Developer
12 5 (4.24%) Games Developer
12 5 (4.24%) Java Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (76.27%) Spring
2 73 (61.86%) CSS
3 72 (61.02%) HTML
4 62 (52.54%) HTML5
5 59 (50.00%) Struts
6 52 (44.07%) AngularJS
7 48 (40.68%) CSS3
7 48 (40.68%) Struts2
8 41 (34.75%) Web Services
9 39 (33.05%) XML
10 34 (28.81%) JDBC
11 33 (27.97%) SOAP
12 32 (27.12%) JSON
13 31 (26.27%) REST
14 25 (21.19%) J2EE
15 22 (18.64%) Java EE
16 21 (17.80%) JSF
17 17 (14.41%) RESTful
18 16 (13.56%) Hibernate
19 15 (12.71%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.63%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.24%) Online Games
3 4 (3.39%) Equities
3 4 (3.39%) Market Risk
3 4 (3.39%) SWIFT
3 4 (3.39%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.54%) SCADA
5 2 (1.69%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.69%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.85%) Ergonomics
6 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.85%) RIA
6 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (27.97%) Linux
2 16 (13.56%) Windows
3 13 (11.02%) Windows Server
4 9 (7.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (7.63%) Unix
5 6 (5.08%) AIX
6 1 (0.85%) Android
6 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (49.15%) OO
2 43 (36.44%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (34.75%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (30.51%) OOP
5 34 (28.81%) Test Automation
6 28 (23.73%) TDD
7 24 (20.34%) Scrum
8 23 (19.49%) SDLC
9 20 (16.95%) MVC
10 9 (7.63%) Configuration Management
10 9 (7.63%) Web Development
11 7 (5.93%) Unit Testing
12 5 (4.24%) BDD
12 5 (4.24%) OOA/OOD
12 5 (4.24%) Open Source
13 4 (3.39%) Data Visualisation
13 4 (3.39%) Image Processing
13 4 (3.39%) Migration
13 4 (3.39%) Process Management
13 4 (3.39%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 117 (99.15%) Java
2 86 (72.88%) JavaScript
3 22 (18.64%) SQL
4 11 (9.32%) C++
5 10 (8.47%) C
6 8 (6.78%) C#
7 7 (5.93%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.54%) Perl
8 3 (2.54%) Ruby
8 3 (2.54%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.69%) Python
10 1 (0.85%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.85%) Clojure
10 1 (0.85%) Go
10 1 (0.85%) Haskell
10 1 (0.85%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.85%) PHP
10 1 (0.85%) Scala
10 1 (0.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (8.47%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.08%) Degree
3 5 (4.24%) DV Cleared
3 5 (4.24%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.39%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.69%) ISO20022
System Software
1 5 (4.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.69%) Ansible
1 2 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 53 (44.92%) Oracle
2 26 (22.03%) Google
3 10 (8.47%) IBM
4 9 (7.63%) Red Hat
5 8 (6.78%) Sybase
6 4 (3.39%) ESRI
6 4 (3.39%) Fujitsu
6 4 (3.39%) Lumension
6 4 (3.39%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.39%) Sophos
7 2 (1.69%) Perforce
7 2 (1.69%) Sencha
8 1 (0.85%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.85%) SunGard
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