The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 22 32 50
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +18
Contract jobs citing W3C 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.85% 0.96% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.69% 1.92% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £261
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +24.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.58 £11.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+96.18% -51.11%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Miscellaneous Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
59 104 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 50.43% 50.00% 48.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 82 150
Average daily rate £320 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £375 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £800 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.48 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.35% -2.50%

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

W3C Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

W3C
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

W3C Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

W3C
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) MS Project
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (100.00%) RequisitePro
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Robot
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Functional Tester
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 (100.00%) MS Project
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (100.00%) RequisitePro
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Robot
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Functional Tester
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP