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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank - - 75
Contract jobs citing W3C 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £357 £320 £288
% change year-on-year
+11.66% +11.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £21.58 £10.93
% change year-on-year
- +97.52%
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
333 255 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.04% 33.82% 32.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 140 153
Average daily rate £425 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 19
Average hourly rate £17.42 £16.25 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.20% +4.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.81 £12.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.21 £18.40 £34.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

W3C
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET