The first 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the East of England region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 121 106 125
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +19
Contract jobs citing W3C 28 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.87% 0.48% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.13% 2.47% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 6
Average daily rate £375 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £230 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £376 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £311 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.63% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -47.82%
Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
678 445 677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 21.05% 19.30% 21.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 217 302
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £495 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 51 68
Average hourly rate £22.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.40 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £48.40 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
W3C
England

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing W3C across the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

W3C Daily Rate Histogram 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +13 26 £375 +87.50% 2
Cambridgeshire -13 2 - - 1
Suffolk - - - -
W3C
England

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 47 (97.92%) JavaScript
2 45 (93.75%) HTML
2 45 (93.75%) CSS
3 36 (75.00%) CSS3
4 35 (72.92%) HTML5
5 31 (64.58%) OO
6 27 (56.25%) XHTML
7 25 (52.08%) E-Commerce
7 25 (52.08%) JSP
8 24 (50.00%) Web Design
9 20 (41.67%) Responsive Web Design
10 19 (39.58%) Adobe
11 18 (37.50%) Photoshop
11 18 (37.50%) Analytics
12 17 (35.42%) jQuery
12 17 (35.42%) Retail
13 16 (33.33%) Manufacturing
13 16 (33.33%) Finance
14 15 (31.25%) SEO
14 15 (31.25%) Ajax
15 12 (25.00%) Yahoo!
15 12 (25.00%) YUI
15 12 (25.00%) Dojo
15 12 (25.00%) Zepto.js
15 12 (25.00%) Section 508
15 12 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
15 12 (25.00%) Memory Management
16 11 (22.92%) DOM
17 8 (16.67%) Java
17 8 (16.67%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 6 (12.50%) CMS
2 3 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.17%) IIS
3 2 (4.17%) Node.js
Applications
1 18 (37.50%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.17%) Fireworks
3 1 (2.08%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.08%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) HTTPS
2 3 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) MySQL
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
1 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Subversion
1 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.17%) Grunt
1 2 (4.17%) Bower
2 1 (2.08%) Jasmine
General
1 17 (35.42%) Retail
2 16 (33.33%) Finance
2 16 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.17%) Legal
4 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (85.42%) Developer
2 35 (72.92%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (14.58%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 4 (8.33%) User Experience Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Architect
6 2 (4.17%) UI Developer
6 2 (4.17%) UI Programmer
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (4.17%) User Experience Designer
6 2 (4.17%) Designer
6 2 (4.17%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.08%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (2.08%) Consultant
7 1 (2.08%) Information Architect
7 1 (2.08%) Applications Architect
7 1 (2.08%) UI Designer
7 1 (2.08%) Senior Designer
7 1 (2.08%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (93.75%) CSS
1 45 (93.75%) HTML
2 36 (75.00%) CSS3
3 35 (72.92%) HTML5
4 27 (56.25%) XHTML
5 25 (52.08%) JSP
6 17 (35.42%) jQuery
7 15 (31.25%) Ajax
8 12 (25.00%) Dojo
8 12 (25.00%) YUI
8 12 (25.00%) Zepto.js
9 11 (22.92%) DOM
10 8 (16.67%) JSTL
11 7 (14.58%) Semantic HTML
12 3 (6.25%) RSS
13 2 (4.17%) XML Schema
13 2 (4.17%) .NET
13 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
13 2 (4.17%) Web Services
13 2 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Wiki
1 3 (6.25%) Social Media
2 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.17%) Taxonomies
2 2 (4.17%) Open Source
2 2 (4.17%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.08%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (64.58%) OO
2 25 (52.08%) E-Commerce
3 24 (50.00%) Web Design
4 20 (41.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 18 (37.50%) Analytics
6 15 (31.25%) SEO
7 12 (25.00%) Memory Management
7 12 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
8 8 (16.67%) Web Development
9 6 (12.50%) SOA
10 4 (8.33%) MVC
11 3 (6.25%) Web Accessibility
12 2 (4.17%) Scrum
12 2 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 2 (4.17%) Test Scripting
12 2 (4.17%) Multithreading
12 2 (4.17%) System Testing
12 2 (4.17%) OWASP
12 2 (4.17%) UML
12 2 (4.17%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 47 (97.92%) JavaScript
2 8 (16.67%) Java
3 3 (6.25%) C
4 2 (4.17%) ActionScript
4 2 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.00%) Section 508
2 5 (10.42%) WAI
Vendors
1 19 (39.58%) Adobe
2 12 (25.00%) Yahoo!
3 5 (10.42%) Stellent
3 5 (10.42%) Interwoven
3 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.42%) Endeca
3 5 (10.42%) hybris
4 2 (4.17%) ATG
5 1 (2.08%) Apple
5 1 (2.08%) ION Trading
5 1 (2.08%) Omniture
5 1 (2.08%) Google