The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
Rank 493 495 529
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +34
Contract jobs citing GWT 87 74 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.59% 0.52% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 29 32
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £298 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £480 £713
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £700
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 9
Average hourly rate £35.00 £23.13 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.35% -42.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £23.13 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+51.35% -42.18%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14863 14244 14823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.60% 27.94% 25.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9592 9051 9048
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 297 366
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.20 £18.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £44.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 23 July 2014.

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 30 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 23 July 2014. 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 -3 75 £425 +6.25% 20
London +21 47 £425 +3.03% 6
South East -16 24 £419 +4.68% 7
Hampshire -13 15 £431 +10.57% 3
Scotland -14 11 - - 1
Aldershot -4 5 £431 - 1
City of London +26 2 £525 -4.54% 3
Surrey -19 2 £438 - 3
Oxfordshire - 2 £293 -
Guildford +3 1 £450 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - - 1
South West - 1 - - 3
North West - 1 - - 1
Wales - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
South Wales - - - - 1
East of England - - - - 3
Farnborough - - - -
Newbury - - - - 1
Reading - - - -
Sittingbourne - - - -
Swindon - - - - 2
Warrington - - - -
Warwick - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -

GWT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

1 169 (94.41%) Java
2 124 (69.27%) Spring
3 93 (51.96%) Hibernate
4 70 (39.11%) JavaScript
5 65 (36.31%) MVC
6 55 (30.73%) Maven
7 51 (28.49%) SQL
7 51 (28.49%) Google
8 46 (25.70%) Mockito
8 46 (25.70%) Oracle
9 44 (24.58%) HTML
10 40 (22.35%) Groovy
11 39 (21.79%) XML
11 39 (21.79%) Agile Software Development
12 38 (21.23%) J2EE
13 35 (19.55%) Jenkins
14 32 (17.88%) Scrum
15 31 (17.32%) CSS
15 31 (17.32%) Apache Camel
15 31 (17.32%) TestNG
15 31 (17.32%) Spring MVC
16 30 (16.76%) DbUnit
16 30 (16.76%) JDBC
16 30 (16.76%) OO
16 30 (16.76%) TDD
17 27 (15.08%) Finance
17 27 (15.08%) Apache ServiceMix
18 25 (13.97%) Atomikos
18 25 (13.97%) Guice
18 25 (13.97%) Banking

GWT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 27 (15.08%) Apache ServiceMix
2 19 (10.61%) WebSphere
3 14 (7.82%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.79%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.79%) Jetty
5 3 (1.68%) Apache
5 3 (1.68%) Documentum
6 2 (1.12%) SAS
6 2 (1.12%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (1.12%) CMS
6 2 (1.12%) OpenCms
6 2 (1.12%) Liferay
6 2 (1.12%) Node.js
7 1 (0.56%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.79%) SaaS
2 2 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.12%) AMQP
2 1 (0.56%) HTTP
2 1 (0.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.73%) Relational Database
2 19 (10.61%) MongoDB
3 15 (8.38%) MySQL
4 13 (7.26%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (5.03%) SQL Server
6 6 (3.35%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.79%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.68%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.68%) Big Data
9 2 (1.12%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.12%) CouchDB
9 2 (1.12%) OLAP
9 2 (1.12%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 55 (30.73%) Maven
2 46 (25.70%) Mockito
3 35 (19.55%) Jenkins
4 31 (17.32%) TestNG
5 30 (16.76%) DbUnit
6 19 (10.61%) Git (software)
7 18 (10.06%) Selenium
8 17 (9.50%) Eclipse
9 16 (8.94%) Cucumber
10 14 (7.82%) Hamcrest
10 14 (7.82%) CruiseControl
11 9 (5.03%) Subversion
12 8 (4.47%) JUnit
13 6 (3.35%) Firebug
14 4 (2.23%) Ant
14 4 (2.23%) Dreamweaver
15 3 (1.68%) TeamCity
16 2 (1.12%) JIRA
16 2 (1.12%) Apache Ivy
16 2 (1.12%) Rational DOORS
General
1 27 (15.08%) Finance
2 25 (13.97%) Banking
3 3 (1.68%) Investment Banking
3 3 (1.68%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.68%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.56%) Advertising
4 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.56%) Law
4 1 (0.56%) French Language
Job Titles
1 168 (93.85%) Developer
2 140 (78.21%) Java Developer
3 19 (10.61%) Senior Developer
4 17 (9.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (6.70%) Web Developer
6 10 (5.59%) UI Developer
7 9 (5.03%) Front-End Developer
7 9 (5.03%) UI Programmer
8 7 (3.91%) Software Developer
9 6 (3.35%) Programmer
9 6 (3.35%) Software Engineer
9 6 (3.35%) Applications Developer
9 6 (3.35%) Java Software Engineer
9 6 (3.35%) Web Applications Developer
9 6 (3.35%) Java Software Developer
10 5 (2.79%) Java Web Developer
11 4 (2.23%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (2.23%) Java Programmer
12 3 (1.68%) Designer
13 2 (1.12%) SAS BI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (69.27%) Spring
2 93 (51.96%) Hibernate
3 44 (24.58%) HTML
4 39 (21.79%) XML
5 38 (21.23%) J2EE
6 31 (17.32%) CSS
6 31 (17.32%) Spring MVC
6 31 (17.32%) Apache Camel
7 30 (16.76%) JDBC
8 25 (13.97%) Guice
9 24 (13.41%) JSP
9 24 (13.41%) Ajax
10 23 (12.85%) Web Services
11 20 (11.17%) JMS
12 19 (10.61%) Struts
13 16 (8.94%) JSON
13 16 (8.94%) Spring Web Flow
14 15 (8.38%) SOAP
14 15 (8.38%) XSLT
15 14 (7.82%) iBATIS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.79%) W3C
1 5 (2.79%) Clustering
2 3 (1.68%) Artificial Intelligence
2 3 (1.68%) Derivative
2 3 (1.68%) Ontologies
2 3 (1.68%) Computer Science
2 3 (1.68%) iPhone
2 3 (1.68%) iPad
2 3 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (1.12%) Open Source
3 2 (1.12%) HP Superdome
4 1 (0.56%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.56%) Market Risk
4 1 (0.56%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (0.56%) Equities
4 1 (0.56%) SWIFT
4 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.56%) New Media
4 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.06%) UNIX
2 7 (3.91%) Linux
3 2 (1.12%) HPUX
4 1 (0.56%) Solaris
4 1 (0.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (36.31%) MVC
2 39 (21.79%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (17.88%) Scrum
4 30 (16.76%) TDD
4 30 (16.76%) OO
5 22 (12.29%) Unit Testing
6 17 (9.50%) Web Application Development
7 12 (6.70%) Software Engineering
7 12 (6.70%) UML
8 10 (5.59%) Pair Programming
8 10 (5.59%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (5.03%) Release Management
10 8 (4.47%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (4.47%) OOA/OOD
11 6 (3.35%) Validation
11 6 (3.35%) Multithreading
12 5 (2.79%) E-Commerce
13 4 (2.23%) SOA
13 4 (2.23%) Configuration Management
13 4 (2.23%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 169 (94.41%) Java
2 70 (39.11%) JavaScript
3 51 (28.49%) SQL
4 40 (22.35%) Groovy
5 16 (8.94%) PL/SQL
6 15 (8.38%) Perl
6 15 (8.38%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.23%) Ruby
8 3 (1.68%) C#
9 2 (1.12%) C++
9 2 (1.12%) Python
10 1 (0.56%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (9.50%) Degree
2 7 (3.91%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.23%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.12%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.56%) OCAJ
5 1 (0.56%) OCP
5 1 (0.56%) OCA
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.59%) QA
2 5 (2.79%) WCAG
3 3 (1.68%) HL7
Vendors
1 51 (28.49%) Google
2 46 (25.70%) Oracle
3 25 (13.97%) Atomikos
4 15 (8.38%) JBoss
5 14 (7.82%) Akamai
6 3 (1.68%) Sybase
7 2 (1.12%) HP
8 1 (0.56%) Sun
8 1 (0.56%) SunGard
8 1 (0.56%) Sencha
8 1 (0.56%) Splunk
London
Quant Capital
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago