Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 21 November 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.

Google Web Toolkit (GWT)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 186
Contract jobs citing GWT 0 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - - 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median daily rate - - -
UK median daily rate £433 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +15.33% -11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £33.75 -
% change year-on-year +3.70% - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1349 1183 1242
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 26.84% 27.44% 20.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 833 710 666
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £273 £263 £269
90th Percentile £525 £475 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 16
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.47% +5.25% +1.58%
10th Percentile £18.75 £22.50 £25.00
90th Percentile £43.39 £52.00 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%

GWT
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for GWT in Scotland

GWT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GWT in Scotland

GWT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GWT in Scotland