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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 467 432 405
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -27
Contract jobs citing W3C 133 140 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.29% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 0.91% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 100 79
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £275 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £450 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £333 £250
% change year-on-year
+1.50% +32.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -51.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £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
16559 15425 15918
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.18% 32.14% 31.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10463 9852 9532
Average daily rate £423 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.93% -2.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 693 607 771
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -17.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.69 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -21.37%

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 October 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 October 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 -45 70 £376 +0.33% 16
South East -3 32 £425 +21.86% 14
Yorkshire +2 13 £210 -20.00% 1
East of England -18 4 - - 4
South West -38 4 £350 +7.69% 2
West Midlands - 4 £315 - 1
North West -13 3 £388 -4.32% 6
East Midlands - - - - 1
W3C
UK

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 256 (93.77%) HTML
2 252 (92.31%) CSS
3 214 (78.39%) JavaScript
4 145 (53.11%) HTML5
5 143 (52.38%) CSS3
6 98 (35.90%) jQuery
7 92 (33.70%) XHTML
8 88 (32.23%) User Experience
9 80 (29.30%) Agile Software Development
10 64 (23.44%) E-Commerce
10 64 (23.44%) OO
10 64 (23.44%) Java
11 58 (21.25%) XML
12 55 (20.15%) Photoshop
13 51 (18.68%) JSP
13 51 (18.68%) Ajax
14 47 (17.22%) Semantic HTML
15 44 (16.12%) AngularJS
16 41 (15.02%) KnockoutJS
17 40 (14.65%) PHP
18 39 (14.29%) MVC
19 37 (13.55%) CMS
19 37 (13.55%) Web Development
20 36 (13.19%) JSTL
20 36 (13.19%) .NET
21 33 (12.09%) Subversion
21 33 (12.09%) Web Accessibility
22 31 (11.36%) Node.js
23 30 (10.99%) Git (software)
23 30 (10.99%) XSLT

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 37 (13.55%) CMS
2 31 (11.36%) Node.js
3 10 (3.66%) SharePoint
4 9 (3.30%) Apache
5 8 (2.93%) WordPress
6 7 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (2.56%) Drupal
6 7 (2.56%) IIS
7 5 (1.83%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.83%) nginx
7 5 (1.83%) TeamSite
8 3 (1.10%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.73%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.73%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.37%) TYPO3
10 1 (0.37%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.37%) EPiServer CMS
10 1 (0.37%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 55 (20.15%) Photoshop
2 28 (10.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (4.76%) Fireworks
4 5 (1.83%) MS Excel
5 4 (1.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.73%) MS Project
6 2 (0.73%) MS Office
6 2 (0.73%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.73%) GIMP
7 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.47%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.73%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.37%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.40%) GitHub
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.49%) Intranet
2 9 (3.30%) DAB
3 7 (2.56%) Internet
3 7 (2.56%) FTP
4 3 (1.10%) HTTP
5 2 (0.73%) LDAP
5 2 (0.73%) DNS
5 2 (0.73%) Extranet
6 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.79%) MySQL
2 21 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.30%) SQL Server 2000
3 9 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (2.93%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.20%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.10%) Triplestore
7 3 (1.10%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.73%) TKPROF
8 2 (0.73%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.73%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.73%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 33 (12.09%) Subversion
2 30 (10.99%) Git (software)
3 21 (7.69%) Dreamweaver
4 19 (6.96%) Visual Studio
5 14 (5.13%) Jasmine
6 11 (4.03%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (3.66%) Axure RP
8 8 (2.93%) Bitbucket
8 8 (2.93%) Jenkins
8 8 (2.93%) JUnit
9 7 (2.56%) Ant
9 7 (2.56%) NUnit
9 7 (2.56%) Rhino Mocks
10 6 (2.20%) Mercurial
10 6 (2.20%) MSBuild
11 5 (1.83%) QUnit
11 5 (1.83%) Eclipse
11 5 (1.83%) PowerDesigner
11 5 (1.83%) Sinon.JS
12 4 (1.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (9.89%) Retail
2 25 (9.16%) Finance
3 20 (7.33%) Manufacturing
4 16 (5.86%) Publishing
5 14 (5.13%) Marketing
6 11 (4.03%) Banking
7 8 (2.93%) Legal
8 7 (2.56%) Advertising
9 6 (2.20%) Games
10 4 (1.47%) Investment Banking
11 3 (1.10%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.73%) Danish Language
12 2 (0.73%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.73%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.73%) Japanese Language
12 2 (0.73%) Korean Language
12 2 (0.73%) Portuguese Language
12 2 (0.73%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.73%) Swedish Language
13 1 (0.37%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 203 (74.36%) Developer
2 110 (40.29%) Front-End Developer
3 46 (16.85%) Web Developer
4 39 (14.29%) Designer
5 21 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
6 15 (5.49%) Senior Developer
6 15 (5.49%) .NET Developer
6 15 (5.49%) Front-End Web Developer
7 14 (5.13%) Architect
8 13 (4.76%) Web Designer
9 11 (4.03%) PHP Developer
10 8 (2.93%) Consultant
10 8 (2.93%) UX Designer
11 7 (2.56%) UI Programmer
11 7 (2.56%) Programmer
11 7 (2.56%) Analyst
11 7 (2.56%) C# Developer
11 7 (2.56%) UI Developer
11 7 (2.56%) Graphic Designer
12 6 (2.20%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (93.77%) HTML
2 252 (92.31%) CSS
3 145 (53.11%) HTML5
4 143 (52.38%) CSS3
5 98 (35.90%) jQuery
6 92 (33.70%) XHTML
7 58 (21.25%) XML
8 51 (18.68%) JSP
8 51 (18.68%) Ajax
9 47 (17.22%) Semantic HTML
10 44 (16.12%) AngularJS
11 41 (15.02%) KnockoutJS
12 36 (13.19%) JSTL
12 36 (13.19%) .NET
13 30 (10.99%) XSLT
14 28 (10.26%) Web Services
15 21 (7.69%) Flash
15 21 (7.69%) Backbone.js
16 19 (6.96%) RESTful
16 19 (6.96%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 88 (32.23%) User Experience
2 13 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 12 (4.40%) Graphic Design
3 12 (4.40%) Semantic Web
4 9 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.56%) Digital Media
6 6 (2.20%) Algorithms
6 6 (2.20%) Ontologies
6 6 (2.20%) Life Science
7 5 (1.83%) Online Games
7 5 (1.83%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.83%) Open Source
8 4 (1.47%) Linked Data
8 4 (1.47%) Data Conversion
8 4 (1.47%) Animation
9 3 (1.10%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.73%) Replication
11 1 (0.37%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.37%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.23%) Linux
2 10 (3.66%) Windows
3 9 (3.30%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.83%) Android
4 5 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.73%) UNIX
6 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (29.30%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (23.44%) OO
2 64 (23.44%) E-Commerce
3 39 (14.29%) MVC
4 37 (13.55%) Web Development
5 33 (12.09%) Web Accessibility
6 29 (10.62%) TDD
7 28 (10.26%) Content Management
8 26 (9.52%) Scrum
8 26 (9.52%) OOP
9 23 (8.42%) Responsive Web Design
10 18 (6.59%) SEO
11 16 (5.86%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (4.40%) BDD
12 12 (4.40%) RDF
12 12 (4.40%) Web Design
12 12 (4.40%) UML
13 11 (4.03%) Project Management
13 11 (4.03%) Analytics
14 10 (3.66%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 214 (78.39%) JavaScript
2 64 (23.44%) Java
3 40 (14.65%) PHP
4 29 (10.62%) C#
5 27 (9.89%) SQL
6 15 (5.49%) Ruby
7 12 (4.40%) SPARQL
8 10 (3.66%) Perl
9 9 (3.30%) VBScript
10 8 (2.93%) Clojure
11 7 (2.56%) VB6
11 7 (2.56%) VB
11 7 (2.56%) Python
11 7 (2.56%) XQuery
12 6 (2.20%) Scala
13 5 (1.83%) PHP5
14 4 (1.47%) ActionScript
14 4 (1.47%) PL/SQL
15 3 (1.10%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.10%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (9.89%) Degree
2 4 (1.47%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.10%) ISEB
3 3 (1.10%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.73%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.23%) WCAG
2 14 (5.13%) WAI
3 11 (4.03%) QA
4 2 (0.73%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.73%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.73%) Section 508
4 2 (0.73%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.83%) Varnish
2 2 (0.73%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (0.73%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (0.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (0.73%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 28 (10.26%) Adobe
2 21 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.49%) Google
4 10 (3.66%) Oracle
5 7 (2.56%) Sitecore
6 6 (2.20%) Facebook
6 6 (2.20%) Twitter
7 5 (1.83%) hybris
7 5 (1.83%) Sencha
7 5 (1.83%) Interwoven
8 4 (1.47%) RedDot
9 3 (1.10%) Zend
9 3 (1.10%) Stellent
9 3 (1.10%) Open Text
9 3 (1.10%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.73%) IBM
10 2 (0.73%) HP
10 2 (0.73%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.37%) Omniture
11 1 (0.37%) SAP
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