Period
to 17 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for GWT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GWT over the 6 months to 17 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 795 773 732
Rank change year-on-year -22 -41 +36
Contract jobs citing GWT 45 33 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.050% 0.039% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.12% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 18 103
England median daily rate £400 £600 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £175 £365 £345
90th Percentile £563 £654 £625
UK median daily rate £400 £600 £525
% change year-on-year -33.33% +14.29% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
England median hourly rate - £35.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.89% -18.72%
UK median hourly rate - £35.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year - -7.89% -18.72%

GWT is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 30,499 27,023 28,349
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.59% 32.25% 28.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,626 18,765 20,007
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £291
90th Percentile £626 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £470 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +6.82% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 331 356 392
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +8.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £17.00 £17.88 £14.78
90th Percentile £67.25 £54.19 £55.55
UK median hourly rate £42.38 £40.26 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.27% +7.36% +7.14%

GWT
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing GWT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for GWT in England

GWT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing GWT in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for GWT in England

GWT
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GWT in England over the 6 months to 17 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GWT in England

GWT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing GWT in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for GWT in England

GWT
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GWT within the England region over the 6 months to 17 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +5 23 £360 -1.37% 6
East of England +17 8 £500 - 1
London -56 7 £515 -14.17% 7
South West +5 4 £400 - 2
West Midlands - 3 £600 - 1
Midlands - 3 £600 - 3
GWT
UK

For the 6 months to 17 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing GWT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for GWT.

1 44 (97.78%) Java
2 33 (73.33%) Hibernate
3 29 (64.44%) Spring
4 27 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (53.33%) HTML
6 22 (48.89%) CSS
6 22 (48.89%) Web Services
7 21 (46.67%) JavaScript
7 21 (46.67%) JBoss
7 21 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (44.44%) TDD
9 18 (40.00%) Google
9 18 (40.00%) Security Cleared
9 18 (40.00%) Git (software)
9 18 (40.00%) REST
9 18 (40.00%) User Experience
10 17 (37.78%) SC Cleared
11 16 (35.56%) UML
12 15 (33.33%) OO
12 15 (33.33%) JUnit
12 15 (33.33%) JMS
12 15 (33.33%) JSON
13 13 (28.89%) Scrum
13 13 (28.89%) MySQL
13 13 (28.89%) DevOps
14 12 (26.67%) RESTful
14 12 (26.67%) FishEye
14 12 (26.67%) Hudson
14 12 (26.67%) JIRA
14 12 (26.67%) Kanban

GWT
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 21 (46.67%) JBoss
2 11 (24.44%) Apache
3 8 (17.78%) Jetty
4 6 (13.33%) Tomcat
4 6 (13.33%) WebLogic
5 4 (8.89%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (6.67%) Apache Spark
6 3 (6.67%) Confluence
6 3 (6.67%) nginx
6 3 (6.67%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 3 (6.67%) WildFly
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (2.22%) Alfresco
8 1 (2.22%) Apache Solr
8 1 (2.22%) Mule
8 1 (2.22%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) HTTP
1 4 (8.89%) Network Security
2 3 (6.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) MySQL
2 11 (24.44%) Relational Database
3 9 (20.00%) Geospatial Data
3 9 (20.00%) GIS
3 9 (20.00%) MariaDB
3 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (11.11%) JasperReports
4 5 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 5 (11.11%) SQLite
5 4 (8.89%) InterSystems Cache
5 4 (8.89%) MongoDB
5 4 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (8.89%) Redis
6 3 (6.67%) Hadoop
6 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (33.33%) JUnit
3 12 (26.67%) FishEye
3 12 (26.67%) Hudson
3 12 (26.67%) JIRA
4 11 (24.44%) Maven
5 10 (22.22%) TeamCity
6 9 (20.00%) CruiseControl
6 9 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 8 (17.78%) Ant
7 8 (17.78%) Selenium
8 7 (15.56%) Subversion
9 5 (11.11%) ClearQuest
9 5 (11.11%) Eclipse
9 5 (11.11%) SoapUI
10 4 (8.89%) Bitbucket
10 4 (8.89%) Mercurial
10 4 (8.89%) Mockito
10 4 (8.89%) Zephyr
11 3 (6.67%) Gradle
General
1 3 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (2.22%) Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (71.11%) Developer
2 27 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 14 (31.11%) Java Software Developer
4 9 (20.00%) Graduate
4 9 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
4 9 (20.00%) Graduate Java Developer
4 9 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 9 (20.00%) HTML Developer
4 9 (20.00%) MySQL Developer
5 7 (15.56%) Software Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Software Engineer
7 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 5 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (11.11%) Test Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) Senior Test Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) Test Automation Engineer
9 3 (6.67%) Applications Architect
9 3 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (73.33%) Hibernate
2 29 (64.44%) Spring
3 24 (53.33%) HTML
4 22 (48.89%) CSS
4 22 (48.89%) Web Services
5 18 (40.00%) REST
6 15 (33.33%) JMS
6 15 (33.33%) JSON
7 12 (26.67%) RESTful
8 8 (17.78%) Apache Flex
8 8 (17.78%) Swing
9 7 (15.56%) HTML5
9 7 (15.56%) JSP
9 7 (15.56%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (13.33%) Apache Commons
10 6 (13.33%) Java SE
10 6 (13.33%) jQuery
10 6 (13.33%) Servlets
11 5 (11.11%) Java EE
11 5 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.00%) User Experience
2 5 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (6.67%) Derivative
3 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Linux
1 9 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (6.67%) Android
2 3 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.67%) CentOS
2 3 (6.67%) Debian
2 3 (6.67%) Mac OS X
2 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (44.44%) TDD
4 16 (35.56%) UML
5 15 (33.33%) OO
6 13 (28.89%) DevOps
6 13 (28.89%) Scrum
7 12 (26.67%) Kanban
8 10 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment
8 10 (22.22%) Test Automation
9 9 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
9 9 (20.00%) Open Source
10 7 (15.56%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
11 6 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
12 5 (11.11%) Unit Testing
13 4 (8.89%) Software Testing
13 4 (8.89%) Test Management
13 4 (8.89%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 44 (97.78%) Java
2 21 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 10 (22.22%) SQL
4 9 (20.00%) C
5 8 (17.78%) Python
6 7 (15.56%) PL/SQL
7 4 (8.89%) Perl
8 3 (6.67%) Bash Shell
8 3 (6.67%) C++
8 3 (6.67%) Clojure
8 3 (6.67%) ClojureScript
8 3 (6.67%) Groovy
8 3 (6.67%) Ruby
8 3 (6.67%) Scala
8 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
8 3 (6.67%) VBA
8 3 (6.67%) XQuery
9 2 (4.44%) PHP
10 1 (2.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (37.78%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Puppet
1 3 (6.67%) Salt
2 2 (4.44%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.22%) Kibana
3 1 (2.22%) logstash
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Google
2 9 (20.00%) Atlassian
3 6 (13.33%) Oracle
4 5 (11.11%) Adobe
5 3 (6.67%) Cloudera
5 3 (6.67%) Hortonworks
5 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.67%) Sybase
5 3 (6.67%) Unisys
5 3 (6.67%) WSO2
6 1 (2.22%) MuleSoft
6 1 (2.22%) Perforce