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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 183 180 185
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing W3C 13 22 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.33% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.63% 0.87% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 8
Average daily rate
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£355 £390 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.97% +22.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £325 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £420 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £288 £275
% change year-on-year
+13.04% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.58 £10.93 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+97.52% -51.44%
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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 City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2049 2527 2192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.65% 38.00% 36.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1633 1869 1683
Average daily rate £470 £488 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.58% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 38 59
Average hourly rate £16.25 £20.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £13.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.03 £43.62 £72.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing W3C across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 18 (75.00%) HTML
1 18 (75.00%) CSS
2 13 (54.17%) jQuery
3 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (41.67%) OO
4 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (37.50%) HTML5
6 8 (33.33%) Web Services
7 7 (29.17%) Java
8 6 (25.00%) SQL
8 6 (25.00%) Subversion
8 6 (25.00%) JSON
8 6 (25.00%) CSS3
9 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
9 5 (20.83%) Web Development
9 5 (20.83%) WAI
9 5 (20.83%) Photoshop
9 5 (20.83%) XHTML
10 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 4 (16.67%) MVC
10 4 (16.67%) MySQL
10 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 4 (16.67%) MS Office
10 4 (16.67%) PHP
10 4 (16.67%) XML
10 4 (16.67%) Linux
10 4 (16.67%) Spring
10 4 (16.67%) CMS
10 4 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.67%) CMS
2 3 (12.50%) IIS
2 3 (12.50%) Apache
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.17%) Umbraco
3 1 (4.17%) WordPress
3 1 (4.17%) Moodle
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Photoshop
2 4 (16.67%) MS Office
3 2 (8.33%) Acrobat
3 2 (8.33%) Fireworks
3 2 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (8.33%) InDesign
3 2 (8.33%) MS Project
4 1 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) HTTP
1 2 (8.33%) DNS
1 2 (8.33%) DVB
2 1 (4.17%) Intranet
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) MySQL
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Subversion
2 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
3 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 3 (12.50%) Grunt
4 3 (12.50%) Maven
4 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 2 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (8.33%) RequisitePro
5 2 (8.33%) Rational Robot
5 2 (8.33%) JUnit
5 2 (8.33%) Rational Functional Tester
5 2 (8.33%) SoapUI
5 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.17%) StyleCop
6 1 (4.17%) MSTest
6 1 (4.17%) Moq
6 1 (4.17%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (4.17%) Xdebug
6 1 (4.17%) JIRA
6 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Investment Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Publishing
2 2 (8.33%) Games
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Designer
4 2 (8.33%) HTML Developer
4 2 (8.33%) UI Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Web Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) LAMP Developer
5 1 (4.17%) CMS Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (4.17%) CSS Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) HTML
1 18 (75.00%) CSS
2 13 (54.17%) jQuery
3 9 (37.50%) HTML5
4 8 (33.33%) Web Services
5 6 (25.00%) JSON
5 6 (25.00%) CSS3
6 5 (20.83%) XHTML
7 4 (16.67%) Spring
7 4 (16.67%) XML
7 4 (16.67%) REST
8 3 (12.50%) .NET
8 3 (12.50%) Hibernate
8 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
8 3 (12.50%) SOAP
8 3 (12.50%) Backbone.js
8 3 (12.50%) Sass
8 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 3 (12.50%) JPA
9 2 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) User Experience
2 3 (12.50%) Digital Media
3 2 (8.33%) Interactive TV
3 2 (8.33%) Animation
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Data Conversion
4 1 (4.17%) Learning Management System
4 1 (4.17%) Social Media
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
4 1 (4.17%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
1 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 3 (12.50%) VMS
2 3 (12.50%) Ubuntu
2 3 (12.50%) Android
2 3 (12.50%) CentOS
3 2 (8.33%) UNIX
3 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) OO
1 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) Web Development
3 4 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (16.67%) MVC
4 3 (12.50%) SEO
4 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (8.33%) System Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Functional Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) RUP
5 2 (8.33%) UML
5 2 (8.33%) TDD
5 2 (8.33%) Content Management
5 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Migration
5 2 (8.33%) Unified Process
5 2 (8.33%) Web Design
5 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (29.17%) Java
3 6 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.67%) PHP
5 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.33%) C#
5 2 (8.33%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) PHP5
6 1 (4.17%) XQuery
6 1 (4.17%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) WAI
2 3 (12.50%) WCAG
3 1 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.33%) Adobe
3 2 (8.33%) HP
3 2 (8.33%) RedDot
3 2 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (4.17%) Google
4 1 (4.17%) Zend
4 1 (4.17%) Open Text
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Posted: 15 days ago