Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 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.

Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 69 77
Contract jobs citing SWT 0 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire - 1.09% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 4.19% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 6
Gloucestershire median daily rate - £550 £550
South West median daily rate - £550 £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

SWT 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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 117 215 290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 18.99% 26.09% 29.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 161 177
Gloucestershire median daily rate £460 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% +2.56% +0.65%
10th Percentile £273 £310 £241
90th Percentile £563 £575 £530
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 17
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £42.50 £46.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.61% +3.37% +36.92%
10th Percentile £41.25 £46.00 £39.75
90th Percentile £43.75 £46.00 £56.53
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £42.25
% change year-on-year +20.00% -11.24% +4.97%

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