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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing W3C 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £269
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +30.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - £13.00
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
29 30 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 33.33% 38.46% 27.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 11
Median daily rate £358 £325 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £81 £108 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £475 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing W3C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

W3C Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast