The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 57 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing W3C 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.14% 0.28% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 0.95% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£330 £280 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.00 -
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West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
169 211 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 23.31% 29.63% 25.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 128 82
Average daily rate £345 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 7
Average hourly rate £21.50 £94.05 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.13% +470.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £8.13 £12.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £175.00 £26.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.66 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-6.38% +5.00%

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

W3C Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

W3C
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing W3C across the Birmingham region.

W3C Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

W3C
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing W3C across the Birmingham region.

W3C Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

W3C
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing W3C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited W3C.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) WCAG
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
2 2 (66.67%) Ember.js
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Grunt
2 2 (66.67%) gulp
3 1 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Flash
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Content Management

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing W3C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited W3C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) Grunt
1 2 (66.67%) gulp
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Front-End Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
2 2 (66.67%) Ember.js
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Flash
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe