The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 28 March 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)
England / South West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 131 145
Rank change year-on-year -5 +14  
Contract jobs citing GWT 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.039% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.42% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £330
% change year-on-year -5.26% +43.93%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £46.50

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 the South West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 747 712 771
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 29.05% 24.45% 24.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 474 503
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 50 19
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.88 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.97% +16.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

GWT
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

GWT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GWT in the South West

GWT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GWT in the South West

GWT
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GWT within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Devon - 1 - -
GWT
England

GWT
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GWT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for GWT.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Struts2
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (50.00%) OpenShift
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Native
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Luciad
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services

GWT
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) OpenShift
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) Struts2
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Native
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Luciad