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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
UK
Rank 599 588 560
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -28
Contract jobs citing GWT 9 40 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.077% 0.097%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.064% 0.27% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 31 19
Median daily rate £538 £433 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.27% -3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £325 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £665 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £436 £330
% change year-on-year
-8.30% +32.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
- -13.97%

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
14168 14836 14077
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.20% 28.53% 26.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 9872 10211 9296
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 245 191
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.04 £21.15 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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 24 February 2017.

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 6 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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +2 9 £538 +24.27% 6
London +5 6 £600 +41.17% 3
South East +15 3 £400 -14.43% 1
Berkshire - 3 £400 -
City of London -5 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -

GWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 24 (80.00%) Java
2 17 (56.67%) CSS
3 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 16 (53.33%) HTML
4 13 (43.33%) Spring
5 12 (40.00%) Google
6 10 (33.33%) TDD
7 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (30.00%) XML
7 9 (30.00%) QA
8 7 (23.33%) CSS3
8 7 (23.33%) Vaadin
8 7 (23.33%) DevOps
9 6 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (20.00%) Middleware
9 6 (20.00%) Pair Programming
9 6 (20.00%) Web Services
9 6 (20.00%) JUnit
9 6 (20.00%) Oracle
9 6 (20.00%) SQL
9 6 (20.00%) BDD
10 5 (16.67%) NoSQL
10 5 (16.67%) Web Development
10 5 (16.67%) JSF
10 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
10 5 (16.67%) J2EE
10 5 (16.67%) SOAP
10 5 (16.67%) UML
10 5 (16.67%) Hibernate
10 5 (16.67%) Eclipse

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 4 (13.33%) Confluence
2 3 (10.00%) Apache
2 3 (10.00%) JBoss
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.67%) Mule
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (6.67%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Force.com
1 2 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 4 (13.33%) Big Data
2 4 (13.33%) QlikView
2 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
2 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) JUnit
2 5 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (13.33%) JIRA
3 4 (13.33%) Maven
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.67%) Ant
5 2 (6.67%) Bitbucket
5 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (3.33%) Gradle
6 1 (3.33%) Hudson
6 1 (3.33%) IntelliJ
6 1 (3.33%) JBehave
6 1 (3.33%) jMock
6 1 (3.33%) Mockito
6 1 (3.33%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (3.33%) Selenium
6 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 4 (13.33%) Banking
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Developer
2 15 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Analyst
4 6 (20.00%) Business Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Architect
5 4 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (13.33%) Java Web Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Salesforce Architect
5 4 (13.33%) Web Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 3 (10.00%) UI Developer
7 2 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Lead Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Lead Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Salesforce Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Salesforce Solution Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Games Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Java Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) CSS
2 16 (53.33%) HTML
3 13 (43.33%) Spring
4 9 (30.00%) XML
5 7 (23.33%) CSS3
5 7 (23.33%) Vaadin
6 6 (20.00%) Middleware
6 6 (20.00%) Web Services
7 5 (16.67%) Hibernate
7 5 (16.67%) J2EE
7 5 (16.67%) JSF
7 5 (16.67%) SOAP
8 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
8 4 (13.33%) DAO
8 4 (13.33%) JSON
8 4 (13.33%) REST
8 4 (13.33%) RichFaces
8 4 (13.33%) Visualforce
8 4 (13.33%) XML Schema
8 4 (13.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) User Experience
3 2 (6.67%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Online Games
4 1 (3.33%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) TDD
2 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (23.33%) DevOps
4 6 (20.00%) BDD
4 6 (20.00%) Pair Programming
5 5 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 5 (16.67%) UML
5 5 (16.67%) Web Development
6 4 (13.33%) Analytics
6 4 (13.33%) CRM
6 4 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
6 4 (13.33%) Scrum
6 4 (13.33%) SOA
6 4 (13.33%) XML Parsing
7 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (10.00%) Workflow
8 2 (6.67%) Data Analytics
8 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) Java
2 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.00%) SQL
4 4 (13.33%) Apex Code
5 3 (10.00%) C++
6 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.67%) SOQL
6 2 (6.67%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (6.67%) PMP
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) QA
2 2 (6.67%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) MOM
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Google
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle
3 4 (13.33%) IBM
3 4 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (13.33%) Tableau
4 3 (10.00%) Pega
5 2 (6.67%) Informatica
5 2 (6.67%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (6.67%) Siebel
5 2 (6.67%) TIBCO
6 1 (3.33%) Luciad
6 1 (3.33%) Perforce