The table below looks at the statistics for GWT skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GWT over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GWT 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 £47.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-31.38% +25.33%
GWT
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
701 674 592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.33% 25.03% 24.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 439 334
Median daily rate £388 £345 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.31% +6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £247 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 20
Median hourly rate £22.50 £34.20 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.21% +5.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £17.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.60 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

GWT
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region 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 West Midlands

GWT
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GWT across the West Midlands region.

GWT Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands