The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 137 115 124
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +9
Contract jobs citing W3C 10 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.33% 0.51% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% 1.62% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 8
Average daily rate
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£375 - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +22.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 - £20.25
W3C
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
907 741 782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.52% 31.23% 25.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 361 343
Average daily rate £330 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £219 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 86 97
Average hourly rate £24.50 £29.00 £30.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.51% -3.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £12.43 £14.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £46.00 £43.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -32.69%

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing W3C across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

W3C Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

W3C
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

W3C Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

W3C
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

W3C Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

W3C
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing W3C within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -27 8 £375 - 1
W3C
England

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
2 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
3 13 (76.47%) User Experience
3 13 (76.47%) E-Commerce
3 13 (76.47%) JSP
4 12 (70.59%) JSTL
5 11 (64.71%) XHTML
5 11 (64.71%) HTML5
5 11 (64.71%) CSS3
6 10 (58.82%) Semantic HTML
6 10 (58.82%) Java
7 8 (47.06%) Retail
8 5 (29.41%) Finance
8 5 (29.41%) Manufacturing
8 5 (29.41%) Web Design
9 4 (23.53%) Photoshop
9 4 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (17.65%) jQuery
10 3 (17.65%) OO
10 3 (17.65%) SEO
10 3 (17.65%) Web Development
11 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (11.76%) Graphic Design
11 2 (11.76%) Advertising
11 2 (11.76%) Publishing
11 2 (11.76%) ATG
11 2 (11.76%) CMS
11 2 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (11.76%) Subversion

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 2 (11.76%) CMS
1 2 (11.76%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Photoshop
2 2 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.76%) Grunt
1 2 (11.76%) Bower
2 1 (5.88%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (47.06%) Retail
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (11.76%) Advertising
3 2 (11.76%) Publishing
3 2 (11.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 14 (82.35%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
2 13 (76.47%) JSP
3 12 (70.59%) JSTL
4 11 (64.71%) XHTML
4 11 (64.71%) HTML5
4 11 (64.71%) CSS3
5 10 (58.82%) Semantic HTML
6 3 (17.65%) jQuery
7 2 (11.76%) Mustache
7 2 (11.76%) Sass
7 2 (11.76%) OOCSS
7 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (5.88%) DOM
8 1 (5.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) Graphic Design
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) E-Commerce
2 5 (29.41%) Web Design
3 4 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (17.65%) OO
4 3 (17.65%) SEO
4 3 (17.65%) Web Development
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) Content Management
5 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.88%) Line Management
6 1 (5.88%) Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Time Management
6 1 (5.88%) Workflow
6 1 (5.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 10 (58.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) ATG
1 2 (11.76%) Sitecore
2 1 (5.88%) Facebook
2 1 (5.88%) Twitter
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe
2 1 (5.88%) Google