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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 445 420 396
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -24
Contract jobs citing W3C 135 139 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.29% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% 0.91% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 97 78
Average daily rate
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£368 £375 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.86% +31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £256 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £321 £260
% change year-on-year
+8.94% +23.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 £11.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -51.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £11.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- -51.11%
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
15953 15269 14336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.59% 32.11% 30.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10301 9748 8521
Average daily rate £415 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 638 624 744
Average hourly rate £17.00 £21.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.50 £42.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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
London -34 69 £375 -0.66% 21
South East +7 38 £360 +3.22% 10
South West -30 10 £350 +7.69% 6
Yorkshire -4 8 £210 +23.52% 3
West Midlands -11 5 £315 +12.00%
North West -5 2 £381 -5.86% 6
East of England -18 1 - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
W3C
UK

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 270 (92.47%) HTML
2 264 (90.41%) CSS
3 218 (74.66%) JavaScript
4 160 (54.79%) HTML5
5 150 (51.37%) CSS3
6 109 (37.33%) User Experience
7 106 (36.30%) jQuery
8 94 (32.19%) XHTML
9 82 (28.08%) Agile Software Development
10 66 (22.60%) Java
11 65 (22.26%) Photoshop
12 62 (21.23%) OO
13 58 (19.86%) E-Commerce
14 56 (19.18%) XML
15 51 (17.47%) Ajax
16 48 (16.44%) AngularJS
17 47 (16.10%) MVC
18 46 (15.75%) Semantic HTML
19 44 (15.07%) JSP
19 44 (15.07%) CMS
20 43 (14.73%) PHP
21 40 (13.70%) Web Accessibility
22 39 (13.36%) KnockoutJS
23 38 (13.01%) Web Development
24 36 (12.33%) Adobe Illustrator
25 35 (11.99%) JSTL
26 34 (11.64%) TDD
26 34 (11.64%) Content Management
26 34 (11.64%) Git (software)
27 33 (11.30%) Subversion

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 44 (15.07%) CMS
2 28 (9.59%) Node.js
3 14 (4.79%) SharePoint
4 11 (3.77%) Apache
5 9 (3.08%) WordPress
6 7 (2.40%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (2.40%) nginx
6 7 (2.40%) TeamSite
7 6 (2.05%) Drupal
7 6 (2.05%) IIS
8 5 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.68%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.68%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.68%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.34%) TYPO3
11 1 (0.34%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.34%) EPiServer CMS
11 1 (0.34%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 65 (22.26%) Photoshop
2 36 (12.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (4.11%) Fireworks
4 6 (2.05%) MS Office
5 5 (1.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (1.37%) MS Excel
6 4 (1.37%) MS Project
7 3 (1.03%) GIMP
8 2 (0.68%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.34%) InDesign
9 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.40%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.03%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.42%) GitHub
2 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.79%) Intranet
2 7 (2.40%) DAB
2 7 (2.40%) FTP
3 6 (2.05%) Internet
4 5 (1.71%) HTTP
5 3 (1.03%) DVB
6 2 (0.68%) LDAP
6 2 (0.68%) DNS
7 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.34%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.88%) MySQL
2 17 (5.82%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.05%) NoSQL
4 5 (1.71%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.03%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.68%) TKPROF
7 2 (0.68%) Triplestore
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.68%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.68%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 34 (11.64%) Git (software)
2 33 (11.30%) Subversion
3 23 (7.88%) Dreamweaver
4 17 (5.82%) Axure RP
5 15 (5.14%) Jasmine
5 15 (5.14%) Visual Studio
6 12 (4.11%) Jenkins
7 11 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (2.74%) JUnit
9 7 (2.40%) Bitbucket
10 6 (2.05%) QUnit
10 6 (2.05%) Sinon.JS
11 5 (1.71%) Hudson
11 5 (1.71%) Mercurial
12 4 (1.37%) Cucumber
12 4 (1.37%) SoapUI
12 4 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 4 (1.37%) QuickTest Pro
12 4 (1.37%) RequisitePro
12 4 (1.37%) PowerDesigner
General
1 31 (10.62%) Finance
2 28 (9.59%) Retail
3 19 (6.51%) Banking
4 18 (6.16%) Manufacturing
5 14 (4.79%) Marketing
6 12 (4.11%) Publishing
7 8 (2.74%) Games
8 7 (2.40%) Legal
9 5 (1.71%) Advertising
9 5 (1.71%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.37%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.68%) Danish Language
11 2 (0.68%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.68%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.68%) Japanese Language
11 2 (0.68%) Korean Language
11 2 (0.68%) Portuguese Language
11 2 (0.68%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.68%) Swedish Language
12 1 (0.34%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 205 (70.21%) Developer
2 116 (39.73%) Front-End Developer
3 56 (19.18%) Designer
4 45 (15.41%) Web Developer
5 20 (6.85%) JavaScript Developer
6 17 (5.82%) UX Designer
7 15 (5.14%) Front-End Web Developer
7 15 (5.14%) Senior Developer
7 15 (5.14%) .NET Developer
8 14 (4.79%) Web Designer
9 13 (4.45%) UI Developer
9 13 (4.45%) PHP Developer
9 13 (4.45%) UI Programmer
10 11 (3.77%) Consultant
10 11 (3.77%) Architect
11 9 (3.08%) Graphic Designer
12 8 (2.74%) HTML Developer
13 7 (2.40%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 7 (2.40%) C# Developer
13 7 (2.40%) Development Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 270 (92.47%) HTML
2 264 (90.41%) CSS
3 160 (54.79%) HTML5
4 150 (51.37%) CSS3
5 106 (36.30%) jQuery
6 94 (32.19%) XHTML
7 56 (19.18%) XML
8 51 (17.47%) Ajax
9 48 (16.44%) AngularJS
10 46 (15.75%) Semantic HTML
11 44 (15.07%) JSP
12 39 (13.36%) KnockoutJS
13 35 (11.99%) JSTL
14 31 (10.62%) .NET
15 26 (8.90%) Web Services
16 24 (8.22%) Backbone.js
17 23 (7.88%) RESTful
18 20 (6.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 19 (6.51%) JSON
19 19 (6.51%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 109 (37.33%) User Experience
2 14 (4.79%) Digital Media
2 14 (4.79%) Mobile App
3 13 (4.45%) Graphic Design
4 10 (3.42%) Semantic Web
4 10 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.74%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.05%) Life Science
6 6 (2.05%) Ontologies
7 5 (1.71%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.71%) Linked Data
7 5 (1.71%) Open Source
8 4 (1.37%) Online Games
9 3 (1.03%) Data Conversion
9 3 (1.03%) Animation
9 3 (1.03%) Interactive TV
9 3 (1.03%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.68%) Social Media
10 2 (0.68%) Human Factors
10 2 (0.68%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.16%) Linux
2 11 (3.77%) Apple iOS
3 10 (3.42%) Windows
4 7 (2.40%) Android
5 4 (1.37%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.03%) CentOS
6 3 (1.03%) VMS
7 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.68%) UNIX
7 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (28.08%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (21.23%) OO
3 58 (19.86%) E-Commerce
4 47 (16.10%) MVC
5 40 (13.70%) Web Accessibility
6 38 (13.01%) Web Development
7 34 (11.64%) TDD
7 34 (11.64%) Content Management
8 28 (9.59%) Responsive Web Design
9 26 (8.90%) Scrum
10 23 (7.88%) OOP
11 20 (6.85%) SEO
12 19 (6.51%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (5.14%) BDD
13 15 (5.14%) Web Design
14 14 (4.79%) Analytics
15 10 (3.42%) RDF
15 10 (3.42%) UML
16 9 (3.08%) Software Engineering
16 9 (3.08%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 218 (74.66%) JavaScript
2 66 (22.60%) Java
3 43 (14.73%) PHP
4 25 (8.56%) SQL
4 25 (8.56%) C#
5 15 (5.14%) Ruby
6 10 (3.42%) SPARQL
7 9 (3.08%) Perl
8 8 (2.74%) Python
9 7 (2.40%) Clojure
10 6 (2.05%) Scala
10 6 (2.05%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.71%) XQuery
11 5 (1.71%) VBScript
11 5 (1.71%) PHP5
12 3 (1.03%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.03%) VB6
12 3 (1.03%) VB
13 2 (0.68%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.68%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 26 (8.90%) Degree
2 4 (1.37%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.03%) ISEB
3 3 (1.03%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.68%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.51%) WCAG
2 13 (4.45%) WAI
3 7 (2.40%) QA
4 2 (0.68%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (0.68%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.34%) Section 508
5 1 (0.34%) SLA
5 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (2.40%) Varnish
2 2 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (0.68%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 32 (10.96%) Adobe
2 20 (6.85%) Microsoft
3 18 (6.16%) Google
4 8 (2.74%) Oracle
5 7 (2.40%) Sitecore
5 7 (2.40%) Facebook
5 7 (2.40%) Twitter
6 5 (1.71%) Sencha
6 5 (1.71%) Interwoven
7 4 (1.37%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.37%) IBM
7 4 (1.37%) RedDot
7 4 (1.37%) HP
8 3 (1.03%) Stellent
8 3 (1.03%) Open Text
9 2 (0.68%) Zend
9 2 (0.68%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.34%) Omniture
10 1 (0.34%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.34%) SAP
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