The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for GWT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GWT over the 3 months to 23 June 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)
South West / Somerset
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 44
Contract jobs citing GWT 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset - - 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £425
% change year-on-year -2.66% -11.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.25 £47.00
% change year-on-year +8.52% -31.38%  

GWT 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 Somerset with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 72 80 134
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 34.29% 32.52% 38.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 47 79
Median daily rate £390 £375 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +8.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 22
Median hourly rate £52.50 £38.75 £51.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.48% -24.01%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

GWT
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset citing GWT as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for GWT in Somerset

GWT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GWT in Somerset

GWT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GWT in Somerset