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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 183 180 177
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing W3C 13 28 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.47% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 1.24% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 9
Average daily rate
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£355 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £325 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £281 £290
% change year-on-year
+15.55% -3.01%
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
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
1918 2267 2082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.78% 38.33% 36.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1502 1649 1614
Average daily rate £470 £500 £485
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% +3.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 39 51
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £16.50 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.05 £42.50 £90.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing W3C across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

W3C Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 January 2015, 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 20 (80.00%) HTML
2 19 (76.00%) CSS
3 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (52.00%) jQuery
5 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (40.00%) HTML5
7 8 (32.00%) Web Services
7 8 (32.00%) OO
7 8 (32.00%) XHTML
8 7 (28.00%) Java
8 7 (28.00%) Web Development
8 7 (28.00%) CSS3
9 6 (24.00%) JSON
9 6 (24.00%) Subversion
9 6 (24.00%) SQL
9 6 (24.00%) XML
10 5 (20.00%) Photoshop
10 5 (20.00%) IIS
10 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 5 (20.00%) .NET
10 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 5 (20.00%) Content Management
10 5 (20.00%) MVC
10 5 (20.00%) CMS
10 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
10 5 (20.00%) User Experience
11 4 (16.00%) Apple iOS
11 4 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
11 4 (16.00%) REST

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (20.00%) IIS
1 5 (20.00%) CMS
2 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.00%) Apache
4 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.00%) TeamSite
4 1 (4.00%) Node.js
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.00%) EPiServer CMS
4 1 (4.00%) Moodle
4 1 (4.00%) Umbraco
4 1 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (16.00%) MS Office
3 2 (8.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (8.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (8.00%) InDesign
3 2 (8.00%) MS Project
3 2 (8.00%) Acrobat
3 2 (8.00%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Intranet
1 2 (8.00%) DVB
1 2 (8.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) HTTP
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) MySQL
3 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Subversion
2 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (12.00%) Maven
4 3 (12.00%) Grunt
5 2 (8.00%) Rational Functional Tester
5 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (8.00%) SoapUI
5 2 (8.00%) JUnit
5 2 (8.00%) RequisitePro
5 2 (8.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (8.00%) Rational Robot
6 1 (4.00%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (4.00%) JIRA
6 1 (4.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (4.00%) Moq
6 1 (4.00%) Axure RP
6 1 (4.00%) StyleCop
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
1 3 (12.00%) Publishing
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Games
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.00%) UI Designer
4 2 (8.00%) Designer
4 2 (8.00%) CMS Developer
4 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.00%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) HTML
2 19 (76.00%) CSS
3 13 (52.00%) jQuery
4 10 (40.00%) HTML5
5 8 (32.00%) Web Services
5 8 (32.00%) XHTML
6 7 (28.00%) CSS3
7 6 (24.00%) JSON
7 6 (24.00%) XML
8 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 5 (20.00%) .NET
9 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
9 4 (16.00%) REST
9 4 (16.00%) Spring
10 3 (12.00%) SOAP
10 3 (12.00%) XSLT
10 3 (12.00%) Ajax
10 3 (12.00%) Hibernate
10 3 (12.00%) Sass
10 3 (12.00%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) User Experience
2 3 (12.00%) Digital Media
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (8.00%) Interactive TV
3 2 (8.00%) Animation
4 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (4.00%) DTV
4 1 (4.00%) Web 2.0
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) E-Learning
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.00%) Social Media
4 1 (4.00%) Learning Management System
4 1 (4.00%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (12.00%) VMS
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (12.00%) Android
2 3 (12.00%) CentOS
3 2 (8.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) OO
3 7 (28.00%) Web Development
4 5 (20.00%) Content Management
4 5 (20.00%) MVC
5 4 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (16.00%) SEO
5 4 (16.00%) TDD
6 3 (12.00%) Rapid Prototyping
7 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.00%) System Testing
7 2 (8.00%) BDD
7 2 (8.00%) Functional Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Analytics
7 2 (8.00%) Scrum
7 2 (8.00%) Unified Process
7 2 (8.00%) Web Design
7 2 (8.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (28.00%) Java
3 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.00%) C#
5 2 (8.00%) PHP
5 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.00%) Python
6 1 (4.00%) XQuery
6 1 (4.00%) VBScript
6 1 (4.00%) ActionScript
6 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) WCAG
1 4 (16.00%) WAI
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Adobe
2 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (12.00%) RedDot
3 2 (8.00%) Open Text
3 2 (8.00%) Google
3 2 (8.00%) HP
3 2 (8.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Interwoven
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) SAP
4 1 (4.00%) FatWire
4 1 (4.00%) EPiServer
4 1 (4.00%) Sitecore
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