The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank - - 25
Contract jobs citing W3C 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast - - 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £288 £275
% change year-on-year
+13.04% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.58 £10.93 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+97.52% -51.44%
W3C
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Miscellaneous Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
54 24 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 54.00% 36.92% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 7 18
Average daily rate £300 £255 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -27.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £88 £125 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £383 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £10.50 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing W3C across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

W3C Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast