The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Birmingham region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank - 48 -
Contract jobs citing W3C 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.20% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £330 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -47.82%
Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
119 93 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.41% 18.16% 14.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 53 45
Average daily rate £256 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £231 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 8
Average hourly rate £30.50 £14.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+117.85% -1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £32.50 £19.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
W3C
West Midlands

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 21 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 3 (100.00%) WCAG
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 3 (100.00%) QUnit

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 3 (100.00%) QUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft