Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for SWT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SWT over the 6 months to 26 July 2017 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.

Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 63 76
Contract jobs citing SWT 0 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire - 1.24% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 5.15% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 3
Gloucestershire median daily rate - £550 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.40% -
South West median daily rate - £550 £473
% change year-on-year - +16.40% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

SWT is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 163 233 308
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 24.04% 24.12% 32.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 144 214
Gloucestershire median daily rate £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% - +22.14%
10th Percentile £269 £298 £307
90th Percentile £563 £575 £510
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 4
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £43.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -7.51% +4.85%
10th Percentile £31.25 £40.00 £29.88
90th Percentile £56.88 £40.00 £46.60
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 £39.63
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.99% +10.07%

SWT
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing SWT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for SWT in Gloucestershire

SWT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SWT in Gloucestershire