The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank - 76 69
Contract jobs citing W3C 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.29% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £320 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £21.58
W3C
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
217 339 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.12% 34.07% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 218 108
Median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £300 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 11
Median hourly rate £19.63 £17.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.44% +0.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.94 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £22.75 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +14.70%

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

W3C Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

W3C
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

W3C Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

W3C
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

W3C Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire