The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 422 438 416
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -22
Contract jobs citing W3C 154 123 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.25% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.18% 0.95% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 75 75
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £300 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £450 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £275
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 10
Average hourly rate £19.00 £14.00 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -47.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 - £26.75
W3C
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13101 12966 13810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.05% 26.59% 25.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7930 8100 8184
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 576 556 734
Average hourly rate £18.56 £19.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.84% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £12.32 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £43.85 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £17.69 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+10.23% -39.00%

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

W3C Jobs Demand Trend in England

W3C
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

W3C Daily Rate Trend in England

W3C
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing W3C across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

W3C Daily Rate Histogram in England

W3C
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

W3C Hourly Rate Trend in England

W3C
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 27 August 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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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
London -24 74 £406 +8.33% 11
South East +29 43 £350 -12.50% 2
East of England -23 11 £375 -
Yorkshire +11 9 £196 -28.63% 4
South West - 5 £350 - 4
West Midlands - 5 £280 - 1
North West -2 4 - - 3
East Midlands - - - - 2
W3C
UK

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 252 (92.65%) HTML
2 247 (90.81%) CSS
3 203 (74.63%) JavaScript
4 132 (48.53%) HTML5
5 127 (46.69%) CSS3
6 93 (34.19%) jQuery
7 92 (33.82%) XHTML
8 70 (25.74%) Java
9 69 (25.37%) E-Commerce
10 64 (23.53%) JSP
11 62 (22.79%) OO
12 53 (19.49%) XML
13 52 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
14 48 (17.65%) Semantic HTML
15 46 (16.91%) Ajax
15 46 (16.91%) Photoshop
16 44 (16.18%) JSTL
17 37 (13.60%) Subversion
18 35 (12.87%) Responsive Web Design
19 33 (12.13%) AngularJS
19 33 (12.13%) CMS
20 32 (11.76%) .NET
21 31 (11.40%) XSLT
21 31 (11.40%) Web Services
22 30 (11.03%) PHP
22 30 (11.03%) Finance
22 30 (11.03%) Retail
22 30 (11.03%) Web Development
22 30 (11.03%) KnockoutJS
23 29 (10.66%) Degree

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 33 (12.13%) CMS
2 24 (8.82%) Node.js
3 12 (4.41%) Apache
4 8 (2.94%) WordPress
5 7 (2.57%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (2.57%) Tomcat
5 7 (2.57%) IIS
5 7 (2.57%) TeamSite
6 6 (2.21%) Drupal
6 6 (2.21%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.21%) nginx
7 3 (1.10%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.74%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.74%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.37%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.37%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.37%) Moodle
9 1 (0.37%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.37%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 46 (16.91%) Photoshop
2 23 (8.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.84%) Fireworks
4 4 (1.47%) MS Excel
5 2 (0.74%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.74%) GIMP
6 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.47%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.57%) GitHub
2 3 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.37%) SaaS
4 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.41%) Intranet
2 9 (3.31%) Internet
2 9 (3.31%) DAB
3 5 (1.84%) FTP
4 4 (1.47%) HTTP
4 4 (1.47%) Extranet
5 2 (0.74%) LDAP
6 1 (0.37%) GPRS
6 1 (0.37%) GSM
6 1 (0.37%) 3GPP
6 1 (0.37%) UMTS
6 1 (0.37%) WCDMA
6 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.37%) DNS
6 1 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.37%) HSPA
6 1 (0.37%) LTE
6 1 (0.37%) 4G
6 1 (0.37%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (9.56%) MySQL
2 21 (7.72%) SQL Server
3 12 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (4.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (3.68%) NoSQL
6 7 (2.57%) SQL Server 2000
6 7 (2.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.84%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.84%) Triplestore
8 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.74%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.74%) TKPROF
8 2 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.74%) OLTP
9 1 (0.37%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 37 (13.60%) Subversion
2 26 (9.56%) Git (software)
3 17 (6.25%) Visual Studio
4 16 (5.88%) Dreamweaver
5 14 (5.15%) JUnit
6 9 (3.31%) Ant
6 9 (3.31%) PowerDesigner
6 9 (3.31%) Jasmine
7 7 (2.57%) Rhino Mocks
7 7 (2.57%) Axure RP
7 7 (2.57%) Eclipse
7 7 (2.57%) NUnit
7 7 (2.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (2.21%) Mercurial
8 6 (2.21%) MSBuild
9 5 (1.84%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.84%) Grunt
9 5 (1.84%) Firebug
10 4 (1.47%) Bower
10 4 (1.47%) Bitbucket
General
1 30 (11.03%) Finance
1 30 (11.03%) Retail
2 22 (8.09%) Manufacturing
3 19 (6.99%) Publishing
3 19 (6.99%) Marketing
4 10 (3.68%) Legal
5 9 (3.31%) Banking
6 8 (2.94%) Games
7 7 (2.57%) Advertising
8 6 (2.21%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.84%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.10%) Danish Language
10 3 (1.10%) Dutch Language
10 3 (1.10%) Italian Language
10 3 (1.10%) Japanese Language
10 3 (1.10%) Korean Language
10 3 (1.10%) Portuguese Language
10 3 (1.10%) Spanish Language
10 3 (1.10%) Swedish Language
11 2 (0.74%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 205 (75.37%) Developer
2 107 (39.34%) Front-End Developer
3 43 (15.81%) Web Developer
4 30 (11.03%) Designer
5 24 (8.82%) JavaScript Developer
6 18 (6.62%) Architect
7 14 (5.15%) Web Designer
8 13 (4.78%) HTML Developer
9 12 (4.41%) .NET Developer
9 12 (4.41%) Front-End Web Developer
10 9 (3.31%) Senior Developer
11 8 (2.94%) UI Developer
12 7 (2.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 7 (2.57%) Java Developer
12 7 (2.57%) PHP Developer
12 7 (2.57%) UI Programmer
12 7 (2.57%) Ontologist
13 6 (2.21%) User Experience Designer
13 6 (2.21%) C# Developer
13 6 (2.21%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 252 (92.65%) HTML
2 247 (90.81%) CSS
3 132 (48.53%) HTML5
4 127 (46.69%) CSS3
5 93 (34.19%) jQuery
6 92 (33.82%) XHTML
7 64 (23.53%) JSP
8 53 (19.49%) XML
9 48 (17.65%) Semantic HTML
10 46 (16.91%) Ajax
11 44 (16.18%) JSTL
12 33 (12.13%) AngularJS
13 32 (11.76%) .NET
14 31 (11.40%) XSLT
14 31 (11.40%) Web Services
15 30 (11.03%) KnockoutJS
16 22 (8.09%) XSD
17 20 (7.35%) Ext JS
17 20 (7.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 18 (6.62%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.25%) Semantic Web
2 15 (5.51%) Mobile App
3 12 (4.41%) Data Conversion
3 12 (4.41%) Graphic Design
4 10 (3.68%) Open Source
5 7 (2.57%) Life Science
5 7 (2.57%) Online Games
5 7 (2.57%) Ontologies
6 5 (1.84%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.47%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.47%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.47%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.10%) Linked Data
8 3 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.10%) Taxonomies
8 3 (1.10%) Animation
9 2 (0.74%) Statistics
9 2 (0.74%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.74%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.74%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.99%) Linux
2 9 (3.31%) Windows
3 5 (1.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (1.84%) Apple iOS
3 5 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.10%) Android
5 2 (0.74%) UNIX
6 1 (0.37%) Debian
6 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (25.37%) E-Commerce
2 62 (22.79%) OO
3 52 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (12.87%) Responsive Web Design
5 30 (11.03%) Web Development
6 28 (10.29%) Scrum
7 27 (9.93%) Content Management
8 24 (8.82%) Web Design
9 23 (8.46%) Web Accessibility
10 22 (8.09%) Validation
11 21 (7.72%) MVC
11 21 (7.72%) Analytics
12 20 (7.35%) TDD
13 19 (6.99%) SEO
13 19 (6.99%) OOP
14 17 (6.25%) RDF
15 16 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (5.51%) UML
17 14 (5.15%) Unit Testing
18 11 (4.04%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 203 (74.63%) JavaScript
2 70 (25.74%) Java
3 30 (11.03%) PHP
4 21 (7.72%) C#
5 17 (6.25%) SQL
5 17 (6.25%) SPARQL
6 11 (4.04%) XQuery
7 10 (3.68%) Perl
8 8 (2.94%) Ruby
9 7 (2.57%) VB6
9 7 (2.57%) Python
9 7 (2.57%) VBScript
9 7 (2.57%) VB
10 4 (1.47%) PHP5
10 4 (1.47%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.47%) Clojure
10 4 (1.47%) R
10 4 (1.47%) ActionScript
11 3 (1.10%) Scala
11 3 (1.10%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (10.66%) Degree
2 5 (1.84%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.74%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.35%) WAI
2 19 (6.99%) WCAG
3 12 (4.41%) QA
4 4 (1.47%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.74%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.74%) Section 508
6 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.21%) Varnish
2 2 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (0.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (0.74%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 24 (8.82%) Adobe
2 15 (5.51%) Google
2 15 (5.51%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.04%) Oracle
4 9 (3.31%) Twitter
5 7 (2.57%) Facebook
5 7 (2.57%) Sitecore
5 7 (2.57%) hybris
5 7 (2.57%) Interwoven
6 5 (1.84%) Sencha
7 4 (1.47%) Zend
7 4 (1.47%) ATG
8 3 (1.10%) Stellent
8 3 (1.10%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.74%) Omniture
9 2 (0.74%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.37%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.37%) Apple
10 1 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.37%) Symantec
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