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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 484 455 376
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -79
Contract jobs citing W3C 99 127 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.25% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 0.80% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 87 90
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£325 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £433 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Average hourly rate £19.50 £16.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.10 £13.70 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £19.70 £16.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +10.00%
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
15548 15970 13780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.77% 31.76% 31.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9670 9990 8444
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £238 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 566 624 631
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.01 £11.50 £12.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +1.17%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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 -13 52 £338 -10.00% 15
South East -9 18 £300 +14.28% 12
Yorkshire -7 11 £266 +18.33% 2
East of England +7 9 £350 -6.66% 3
West Midlands - 4 £313 - 2
South West +3 2 £425 +117.94% 1
North West -26 1 £300 -7.69% 6
W3C
UK

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 218 (91.60%) HTML
2 210 (88.24%) CSS
3 171 (71.85%) JavaScript
4 118 (49.58%) User Experience
5 115 (48.32%) jQuery
6 108 (45.38%) HTML5
7 103 (43.28%) CSS3
8 84 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
9 73 (30.67%) CMS
10 71 (29.83%) XHTML
11 67 (28.15%) Content Management
12 65 (27.31%) XML
13 64 (26.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 59 (24.79%) Java
15 54 (22.69%) Adobe
16 52 (21.85%) Web Services
17 51 (21.43%) .NET
18 49 (20.59%) Sass
19 48 (20.17%) AngularJS
20 47 (19.75%) Ajax
21 43 (18.07%) ASP.NET
21 43 (18.07%) Photoshop
21 43 (18.07%) OO
21 43 (18.07%) Axure RP
22 42 (17.65%) SQL
23 38 (15.97%) MVC
23 38 (15.97%) Web Development
24 37 (15.55%) E-Commerce
25 36 (15.13%) Responsive Web Design
26 35 (14.71%) XSLT

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 73 (30.67%) CMS
2 22 (9.24%) IIS
3 20 (8.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 13 (5.46%) Sitecore CMS
5 11 (4.62%) SharePoint
6 10 (4.20%) Node.js
6 10 (4.20%) Apache
7 7 (2.94%) nginx
8 5 (2.10%) Drupal
8 5 (2.10%) WordPress
8 5 (2.10%) Oracle Application Server
8 5 (2.10%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.26%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.26%) Kentico
9 3 (1.26%) Jadu
9 3 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.84%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.42%) DNN
11 1 (0.42%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 43 (18.07%) Photoshop
2 30 (12.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 22 (9.24%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (2.94%) MS Office
5 4 (1.68%) Acrobat
6 3 (1.26%) MS Project
6 3 (1.26%) MS Excel
7 2 (0.84%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.84%) InDesign
8 1 (0.42%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 5 (2.10%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.26%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.52%) GitHub
1 6 (2.52%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.68%) SaaS
3 2 (0.84%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (0.84%) Office 365
3 2 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.08%) Intranet
2 8 (3.36%) HTTP
2 8 (3.36%) Internet
3 5 (2.10%) LDAP
4 3 (1.26%) DVB
4 3 (1.26%) Extranet
5 2 (0.84%) FTP
5 2 (0.84%) DAB
6 1 (0.42%) DNS
6 1 (0.42%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (8.40%) MySQL
2 19 (7.98%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.10%) OLTP
3 5 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.10%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (2.10%) TKPROF
3 5 (2.10%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.26%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.84%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 43 (18.07%) Axure RP
2 34 (14.29%) Subversion
3 32 (13.45%) Visual Studio
4 30 (12.61%) Git (software)
5 19 (7.98%) Grunt
6 14 (5.88%) Bower
7 11 (4.62%) Maven
7 11 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (4.20%) Selenium
9 9 (3.78%) JUnit
10 8 (3.36%) Ant
11 7 (2.94%) Dreamweaver
11 7 (2.94%) Jenkins
12 6 (2.52%) Bitbucket
13 5 (2.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 5 (2.10%) Mercurial
14 4 (1.68%) SonarQube
14 4 (1.68%) webpack
14 4 (1.68%) Jasmine
14 4 (1.68%) Cucumber
General
1 28 (11.76%) Finance
2 17 (7.14%) Publishing
3 12 (5.04%) Banking
4 10 (4.20%) Marketing
5 9 (3.78%) Games
6 8 (3.36%) Retail
7 4 (1.68%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.68%) Advertising
8 2 (0.84%) Electronics
9 1 (0.42%) French Language
9 1 (0.42%) German Language
9 1 (0.42%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.42%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.42%) Korean Language
9 1 (0.42%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.42%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.42%) Legal
9 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 166 (69.75%) Developer
2 76 (31.93%) Front-End Developer
3 47 (19.75%) Designer
4 36 (15.13%) Web Developer
5 28 (11.76%) UX Designer
6 21 (8.82%) JavaScript Developer
7 20 (8.40%) CMS Developer
8 13 (5.46%) Front-End Web Developer
9 10 (4.20%) UI Programmer
9 10 (4.20%) UI Developer
10 8 (3.36%) .NET Developer
11 7 (2.94%) Java Developer
12 6 (2.52%) Senior Developer
12 6 (2.52%) UI Designer
13 5 (2.10%) Oracle Developer
13 5 (2.10%) Web Designer
13 5 (2.10%) ASP.NET Developer
13 5 (2.10%) PHP Developer
13 5 (2.10%) Tester
13 5 (2.10%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (91.60%) HTML
2 210 (88.24%) CSS
3 115 (48.32%) jQuery
4 108 (45.38%) HTML5
5 103 (43.28%) CSS3
6 71 (29.83%) XHTML
7 65 (27.31%) XML
8 64 (26.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 52 (21.85%) Web Services
10 51 (21.43%) .NET
11 49 (20.59%) Sass
12 48 (20.17%) AngularJS
13 47 (19.75%) Ajax
14 43 (18.07%) ASP.NET
15 35 (14.71%) XSLT
16 29 (12.18%) Semantic HTML
17 28 (11.76%) Backbone.js
18 24 (10.08%) KnockoutJS
19 23 (9.66%) XSD
20 18 (7.56%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 118 (49.58%) User Experience
2 21 (8.82%) Web 2.0
3 12 (5.04%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.20%) Digital Media
5 9 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.52%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.10%) Replication
7 5 (2.10%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.68%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.68%) Graphic Design
9 3 (1.26%) Online Games
9 3 (1.26%) Interactive TV
10 2 (0.84%) Linked Data
10 2 (0.84%) Semantic Web
10 2 (0.84%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.84%) Streaming Video
10 2 (0.84%) Tandem
10 2 (0.84%) Ontologies
10 2 (0.84%) Life Science
11 1 (0.42%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.08%) Linux
2 11 (4.62%) Windows
3 7 (2.94%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.10%) Ubuntu
4 5 (2.10%) Android
4 5 (2.10%) CentOS
5 4 (1.68%) VMS
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.42%) UNIX
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (28.15%) Content Management
3 43 (18.07%) OO
4 38 (15.97%) MVC
4 38 (15.97%) Web Development
5 37 (15.55%) E-Commerce
6 36 (15.13%) Responsive Web Design
7 31 (13.03%) OOP
8 28 (11.76%) TDD
8 28 (11.76%) Scrum
9 25 (10.50%) Web Accessibility
10 22 (9.24%) Rapid Prototyping
11 21 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (8.40%) SEO
13 16 (6.72%) Analytics
14 15 (6.30%) BDD
15 12 (5.04%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (4.20%) Customer Engagement
16 10 (4.20%) Web Design
17 9 (3.78%) UML
Programming Languages
1 171 (71.85%) JavaScript
2 59 (24.79%) Java
3 42 (17.65%) SQL
4 32 (13.45%) PHP
5 27 (11.34%) C#
6 10 (4.20%) Ruby
7 8 (3.36%) PL/SQL
8 6 (2.52%) Clojure
9 5 (2.10%) XPath
9 5 (2.10%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.68%) Python
10 4 (1.68%) C
10 4 (1.68%) ActionScript
11 3 (1.26%) PHP5
12 2 (0.84%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.84%) SPARQL
12 2 (0.84%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.84%) C++
13 1 (0.42%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (9.24%) Degree
2 5 (2.10%) DV Cleared
2 5 (2.10%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.68%) HND
4 2 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.84%) ISEB
4 2 (0.84%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.42%) MCAD
5 1 (0.42%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.20%) WCAG
2 8 (3.36%) QA
3 5 (2.10%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.84%) WAI
5 1 (0.42%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 7 (2.94%) Varnish
2 5 (2.10%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (2.10%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 10 (4.20%) TeamSite
2 5 (2.10%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (2.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (2.10%) Data Guard
2 5 (2.10%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 54 (22.69%) Adobe
2 25 (10.50%) Google
3 21 (8.82%) OpenText
4 18 (7.56%) RedDot
5 16 (6.72%) Sitecore
6 14 (5.88%) Microsoft
7 9 (3.78%) HP
7 9 (3.78%) Oracle
8 8 (3.36%) Capita
9 5 (2.10%) IBM
10 4 (1.68%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.84%) Facebook
11 2 (0.84%) Twitter
11 2 (0.84%) hybris
11 2 (0.84%) Sencha
11 2 (0.84%) Apple
11 2 (0.84%) Interwoven
11 2 (0.84%) Stellent
11 2 (0.84%) Perforce
11 2 (0.84%) EPiServer
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