The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
London / City of London
Rank 144 151 178
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +27
Contract jobs citing W3C 2 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.069% 0.094% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.23% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 8
Median daily rate £250 £438 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +15.89%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £379 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.93% +18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £21.58

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1091 1280 2018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.43% 40.13% 39.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 827 990 1586
Median daily rate £500 £500 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 30 33
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.75 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.77% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.27 £12.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £31.68 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

W3C Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

W3C
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

W3C Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

W3C
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

W3C Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing W3C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for W3C.

1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XSD
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) XMLSpy
1 1 (50.00%) ATG
1 1 (50.00%) ATG Dynamo
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) IPTV
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) OWASP
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) OmniGraffle

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) ATG Dynamo
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (50.00%) XMLSpy
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Author
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Author
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) IPTV
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) ATDD
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) OWASP
1 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) ATG
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian