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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
UK
Rank 582 587 555
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -32
Contract jobs citing GWT 13 31 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.062% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.095% 0.21% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 18 28
Median daily rate £405 £388 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.51% -1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £558 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £334 £363
% change year-on-year
+21.34% -7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Median hourly rate £33.75 £40.00 £46.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -13.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £40.00 £38.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 £40.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £40.00 £46.38
% change year-on-year
-15.62% -13.74%

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
13717 14470 13679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.64% 29.00% 27.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 9436 9939 9261
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 £308 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 258 181
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +14.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £20.50 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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
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 10 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 17 January 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 13 £405 +4.51% 9
East of England +11 7 - - 3
South East +21 6 £405 +7.64% 1
Berkshire - 4 £405 -
Essex - 4 - - 3
Suffolk - 3 - -
Hampshire - 2 - -
Basingstoke - 2 - -
Ipswich - 2 - -
Reading - 1 - -

GWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 32 (78.05%) Java
2 25 (60.98%) Google
3 20 (48.78%) Spring
4 18 (43.90%) CSS
5 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
6 16 (39.02%) HTML
7 13 (31.71%) Hibernate
8 11 (26.83%) Vaadin
9 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
9 9 (21.95%) Maven
10 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (19.51%) Pair Programming
10 8 (19.51%) SQL
11 7 (17.07%) Web Services
11 7 (17.07%) Linux
11 7 (17.07%) TDD
11 7 (17.07%) CSS3
11 7 (17.07%) QA
11 7 (17.07%) Front End Development
12 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
12 6 (14.63%) BDD
12 6 (14.63%) JUnit
13 5 (12.20%) XML
13 5 (12.20%) Ant
13 5 (12.20%) Python
13 5 (12.20%) Subversion
13 5 (12.20%) JSF
13 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
13 5 (12.20%) Web Development
14 4 (9.76%) Statistics

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 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.44%) JBoss
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Google App Engine
1 2 (4.88%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.76%) GIS
2 4 (9.76%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.44%) MySQL
4 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
1 9 (21.95%) Maven
2 6 (14.63%) JUnit
3 5 (12.20%) Ant
3 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
3 5 (12.20%) Subversion
4 4 (9.76%) Eclipse
4 4 (9.76%) Gradle
5 2 (4.88%) Jasmine
5 2 (4.88%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.44%) Hudson
6 1 (2.44%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.44%) JBehave
6 1 (2.44%) jMock
6 1 (2.44%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (2.44%) Selenium
6 1 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (9.76%) Banking
2 3 (7.32%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Military
4 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (78.05%) Developer
2 22 (53.66%) Java Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Business Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (9.76%) Java Web Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Software Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Web Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Data Scientist
5 3 (7.32%) UI Developer
6 2 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Angular Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Digital Business Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Digital Developer
7 1 (2.44%) HTML Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (48.78%) Spring
2 18 (43.90%) CSS
3 16 (39.02%) HTML
4 13 (31.71%) Hibernate
5 11 (26.83%) Vaadin
6 7 (17.07%) CSS3
6 7 (17.07%) Web Services
7 5 (12.20%) JSF
7 5 (12.20%) XML
8 4 (9.76%) DAO
8 4 (9.76%) Django
8 4 (9.76%) JavaFX
8 4 (9.76%) Middleware
8 4 (9.76%) RichFaces
8 4 (9.76%) SOAP
8 4 (9.76%) TensorFlow
9 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
9 3 (7.32%) HTML5
9 3 (7.32%) jQuery
9 3 (7.32%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (9.76%) Neural Network
1 4 (9.76%) Ontologies
1 4 (9.76%) Remote Sensing
1 4 (9.76%) Semantic Web
1 4 (9.76%) Statistics
1 4 (9.76%) Visualisation
2 3 (7.32%) Applied Mathematics
2 3 (7.32%) Mathematics
2 3 (7.32%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Linux
2 4 (9.76%) Unix
3 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (19.51%) Pair Programming
2 7 (17.07%) Front End Development
2 7 (17.07%) TDD
3 6 (14.63%) BDD
4 5 (12.20%) Web Development
5 4 (9.76%) Data Modelling
5 4 (9.76%) Deep Learning
5 4 (9.76%) Image Processing
5 4 (9.76%) Machine Learning
5 4 (9.76%) RDF
5 4 (9.76%) Scrum
5 4 (9.76%) Spatial Analysis
5 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
6 3 (7.32%) Analytics
6 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.32%) DevOps
7 2 (4.88%) Automated Testing
7 2 (4.88%) MVC
7 2 (4.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 32 (78.05%) Java
2 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
3 8 (19.51%) SQL
4 5 (12.20%) Python
5 2 (4.88%) C++
5 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.44%) C#
6 1 (2.44%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.44%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) DV Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) QA
2 2 (4.88%) HL7
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Kibana
Vendors
1 25 (60.98%) Google
2 4 (9.76%) Facebook
2 4 (9.76%) IBM
2 4 (9.76%) Perforce
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle
4 2 (4.88%) i2
5 1 (2.44%) Currenex
5 1 (2.44%) Luciad
5 1 (2.44%) Sybase
5 1 (2.44%) TIBCO