The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 27 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)
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 593 591 609
Rank change year-on-year -2 +18  
Contract jobs citing GWT 17 63 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.12% 0.060%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.41% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 58 15
Median daily rate £395 £538 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.51% +26.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £358 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £550 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £425
% change year-on-year -2.66% -11.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.25 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.52% -31.38%  
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 with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 15079 15377 15197
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 32.00% 28.48% 27.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10419 10829 10153
Median daily rate £430 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +8.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 188 210
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.05% -4.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £18.80 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

GWT
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

GWT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GWT in the UK

GWT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GWT in the UK

GWT
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GWT within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 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
England -24 17 £395 -26.51% 13
South West +5 8 - - 1
Devon - 8 - -
Exeter - 8 - -
South East - 5 £358 - 2
Surrey - 3 £350 - 2
North West +13 2 £425 +70.00%
Manchester +8 2 £425 +70.00%
Hampshire - 2 - -
Cheadle -1 1 - -
London -42 1 £450 -16.27% 7
Farnborough - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - - 2
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £365 -
Reading - 1 £365 -
Camberley - 1 £350 -

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 with a requirement for GWT.

1 30 (85.71%) Java
2 20 (57.14%) HTML
3 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (48.57%) AngularJS
5 16 (45.71%) Struts
5 16 (45.71%) UML
5 16 (45.71%) Spring
6 15 (42.86%) CSS
7 14 (40.00%) Jenkins
8 13 (37.14%) XML
8 13 (37.14%) XSLT
8 13 (37.14%) Google
9 12 (34.29%) JIRA
9 12 (34.29%) Visualforce
9 12 (34.29%) Apex Code
9 12 (34.29%) Open Source
9 12 (34.29%) Confluence
9 12 (34.29%) XML Schema
9 12 (34.29%) JUnit
9 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
9 12 (34.29%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (34.29%) DevOps
9 12 (34.29%) XML Parsing
10 11 (31.43%) HTML5
10 11 (31.43%) Maven
11 10 (28.57%) Banking
12 9 (25.71%) OOA/OOD
12 9 (25.71%) CRM
12 9 (25.71%) OpenShift
12 9 (25.71%) Spring Boot

GWT
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (34.29%) Confluence
2 5 (14.29%) Mule
3 4 (11.43%) Apache
3 4 (11.43%) JBoss
3 4 (11.43%) WebLogic
3 4 (11.43%) WebSphere
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (5.71%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (8.57%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (5.71%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) OpenShift
2 6 (17.14%) Force.com
3 5 (14.29%) GitHub
3 5 (14.29%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (17.14%) Big Data
2 6 (17.14%) QlikView
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) MySQL
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (34.29%) JIRA
2 12 (34.29%) JUnit
3 11 (31.43%) Maven
4 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
5 6 (17.14%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (14.29%) Bitbucket
6 5 (14.29%) Eclipse
6 5 (14.29%) TeamCity
7 2 (5.71%) Mockito
8 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 10 (28.57%) Banking
2 6 (17.14%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Games
3 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (80.00%) Developer
2 20 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 12 (34.29%) Architect
4 11 (31.43%) Salesforce Architect
5 6 (17.14%) Salesforce Developer
6 4 (11.43%) AWS Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Lead Architect
7 3 (8.57%) Lead Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Salesforce Solution Architect
7 3 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (5.71%) Functional Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Functional Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Java Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Lead Java Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Principal Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (57.14%) HTML
2 17 (48.57%) AngularJS
3 16 (45.71%) Spring
3 16 (45.71%) Struts
4 15 (42.86%) CSS
5 13 (37.14%) XML
5 13 (37.14%) XSLT
6 12 (34.29%) Visualforce
6 12 (34.29%) XML Schema
7 11 (31.43%) HTML5
8 9 (25.71%) Spring Boot
9 8 (22.86%) Spring MVC
10 7 (20.00%) jQuery
11 6 (17.14%) Middleware
11 6 (17.14%) Struts2
12 5 (14.29%) Apache Camel
12 5 (14.29%) JSON
12 5 (14.29%) REST
12 5 (14.29%) SOAP
13 4 (11.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Cloud Native
2 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.57%) User Experience
5 2 (5.71%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.86%) Fintech
6 1 (2.86%) Online Games
6 1 (2.86%) SCADA
6 1 (2.86%) Streaming Video
6 1 (2.86%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Android
1 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (45.71%) UML
3 12 (34.29%) DevOps
3 12 (34.29%) Open Source
3 12 (34.29%) XML Parsing
4 9 (25.71%) CRM
4 9 (25.71%) Microservices
4 9 (25.71%) OOA/OOD
5 8 (22.86%) MVC
6 6 (17.14%) Analytics
6 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
6 6 (17.14%) TDD
7 5 (14.29%) API Development
7 5 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 5 (14.29%) ERD
8 3 (8.57%) EAI
8 3 (8.57%) ETL
8 3 (8.57%) Scrum
8 3 (8.57%) SOA
8 3 (8.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (85.71%) Java
2 12 (34.29%) Apex Code
2 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
3 8 (22.86%) SQL
4 5 (14.29%) SOQL
4 5 (14.29%) SOSL
5 4 (11.43%) C++
6 2 (5.71%) C#
6 2 (5.71%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.86%) JSX
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) PMI Certification
2 3 (8.57%) PMP
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) Kubernetes
2 3 (8.57%) MOM
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Google
2 12 (34.29%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (20.00%) Oracle
4 6 (17.14%) Tableau
5 5 (14.29%) Informatica
5 5 (14.29%) TIBCO
6 4 (11.43%) IBM
7 3 (8.57%) Pega
7 3 (8.57%) Siebel
8 2 (5.71%) PeopleSoft
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