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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 176 199 192
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -7
Contract jobs citing W3C 1 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.028% 0.094% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.071% 0.24% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 7
Median daily rate £325 £394 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.46% -1.56%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - £19.00
W3C
London

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
1407 2060 2182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.05% 38.88% 37.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1114 1624 1534
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 39 45
Median hourly rate £17.25 £20.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.85% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.48 £39.05 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +2.63%

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 29 August 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) HTML5
2 6 (85.71%) CSS3
3 4 (57.14%) Sass
3 4 (57.14%) Web Development
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) JSON
4 3 (42.86%) Progressive Enhancement
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) Grunt
4 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
4 3 (42.86%) PHP
4 3 (42.86%) MySQL
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Chai
5 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Subversion
5 2 (28.57%) Content Management
5 2 (28.57%) LAMP
5 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (28.57%) Workflow
5 2 (28.57%) Law
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) OO

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 2 (28.57%) WordPress
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) GIMP
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) Grunt
2 2 (28.57%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (28.57%) Mocha
2 2 (28.57%) PhantomJS
2 2 (28.57%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (28.57%) WordPress Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) CSS3
2 6 (85.71%) HTML5
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) Sass
4 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 3 (42.86%) JSON
5 2 (28.57%) Chai
5 2 (28.57%) Express
5 2 (28.57%) LAMP
5 2 (28.57%) LESS
5 2 (28.57%) Node.js
5 2 (28.57%) RequireJS
5 2 (28.57%) REST
5 2 (28.57%) RESTful
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) XHTML
6 1 (14.29%) Ajax
6 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) New Media
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Web Development
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Progressive Enhancement
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) Compatibility Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Content Management
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile First
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (14.29%) SEO
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) HND
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) EPiServer
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Sitecore