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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 444 425 440
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +15
Contract jobs citing W3C 151 147 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.30% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.91% 0.92% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 73 64
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£363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £500 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £313 £338
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +35.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.00 -
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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
16511 16046 15561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.05% 32.51% 33.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10581 9839 9417
Average daily rate £423 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 634 624 668
Average hourly rate £19.72 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +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 31 July 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 31 July 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 76 £361 -9.68% 13
South East -5 40 £338 -3.57% 17
East of England +11 21 £363 -3.33% 1
Yorkshire -21 6 £363 +81.25% 4
South West -8 4 £294 +33.52% 1
West Midlands +2 3 £330 +18.91% 1
East Midlands - 1 - -
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W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 228 (90.84%) HTML
2 217 (86.45%) CSS
3 196 (78.09%) JavaScript
4 117 (46.61%) CSS3
5 116 (46.22%) HTML5
6 114 (45.42%) User Experience
7 99 (39.44%) jQuery
8 87 (34.66%) XHTML
9 75 (29.88%) Agile Software Development
10 70 (27.89%) Java
11 67 (26.69%) E-Commerce
12 57 (22.71%) Semantic HTML
13 53 (21.12%) AngularJS
14 51 (20.32%) Photoshop
15 49 (19.52%) Sass
16 47 (18.73%) Git (software)
17 45 (17.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 41 (16.33%) Ajax
19 39 (15.54%) KnockoutJS
20 37 (14.74%) XML
21 36 (14.34%) OO
21 36 (14.34%) SQL
21 36 (14.34%) Adobe
21 36 (14.34%) MVC
21 36 (14.34%) Responsive Web Design
22 34 (13.55%) Web Accessibility
22 34 (13.55%) Adobe Illustrator
22 34 (13.55%) .NET
23 33 (13.15%) Web Design
23 33 (13.15%) CMS

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 33 (13.15%) CMS
2 22 (8.76%) Node.js
3 21 (8.37%) Apache
4 13 (5.18%) GlassFish
4 13 (5.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 12 (4.78%) Confluence
5 12 (4.78%) WebLogic
6 11 (4.38%) nginx
7 10 (3.98%) IIS
7 10 (3.98%) Tomcat
7 10 (3.98%) WebSphere
8 8 (3.19%) Jetty
8 8 (3.19%) JBoss
8 8 (3.19%) iPlanet
8 8 (3.19%) Mule
8 8 (3.19%) Tornado
8 8 (3.19%) WildFly
8 8 (3.19%) Mule ESB
8 8 (3.19%) Apache TomEE
9 7 (2.79%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 51 (20.32%) Photoshop
2 34 (13.55%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (3.19%) MS Office
3 8 (3.19%) MS Excel
4 5 (1.99%) Acrobat
5 4 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (1.20%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (1.20%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.80%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.40%) InDesign
8 1 (0.40%) GIMP
8 1 (0.40%) MS Project
8 1 (0.40%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 11 (4.38%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.19%) Google Analytics
2 7 (2.79%) GitHub
2 7 (2.79%) OpenShift
3 4 (1.59%) SaaS
3 4 (1.59%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (1.20%) Office 365
5 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.17%) HTTP
2 17 (6.77%) Internet
3 7 (2.79%) OpenLDAP
4 5 (1.99%) DAB
5 3 (1.20%) Extranet
5 3 (1.20%) LDAP
5 3 (1.20%) Intranet
6 2 (0.80%) FTP
6 2 (0.80%) SSL
7 1 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.57%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.17%) MySQL
3 8 (3.19%) Redis
3 8 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (2.79%) InterSystems Cache
4 7 (2.79%) Riak
4 7 (2.79%) Infinispan
4 7 (2.79%) MongoDB
5 6 (2.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.99%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.99%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.59%) TKPROF
7 4 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.59%) OLTP
8 3 (1.20%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.20%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.80%) Adabas
10 1 (0.40%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.40%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 47 (18.73%) Git (software)
2 27 (10.76%) Subversion
3 24 (9.56%) Axure RP
4 15 (5.98%) Grunt
5 13 (5.18%) Visual Studio
6 12 (4.78%) JUnit
6 12 (4.78%) JIRA
7 10 (3.98%) Selenium
7 10 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (3.98%) Bower
8 9 (3.59%) Maven
9 8 (3.19%) Gradle
9 8 (3.19%) Jasmine
9 8 (3.19%) Jenkins
10 7 (2.79%) SonarQube
10 7 (2.79%) Gerrit
10 7 (2.79%) Artifactory
10 7 (2.79%) Mocha
10 7 (2.79%) JMeter
11 6 (2.39%) Mercurial
General
1 16 (6.37%) Telecoms
1 16 (6.37%) Finance
2 11 (4.38%) Marketing
3 8 (3.19%) Advertising
4 4 (1.59%) Games
4 4 (1.59%) Retail
5 3 (1.20%) Publishing
6 2 (0.80%) Back Office
6 2 (0.80%) Electronics
6 2 (0.80%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.40%) Banking
7 1 (0.40%) Interactive Media
7 1 (0.40%) French Language
7 1 (0.40%) German Language
7 1 (0.40%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.40%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.40%) Korean Language
7 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 177 (70.52%) Developer
2 84 (33.47%) Front-End Developer
3 44 (17.53%) Web Developer
4 43 (17.13%) Designer
5 24 (9.56%) UX Designer
6 21 (8.37%) UI Programmer
6 21 (8.37%) UI Developer
7 19 (7.57%) JavaScript Developer
8 14 (5.58%) Front-End Web Developer
8 14 (5.58%) Web Designer
8 14 (5.58%) .NET Developer
9 8 (3.19%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (3.19%) Architect
10 7 (2.79%) Java Developer
10 7 (2.79%) C# Developer
10 7 (2.79%) Senior Web Designer
10 7 (2.79%) Senior Designer
11 6 (2.39%) Photoshop Designer
11 6 (2.39%) Java Architect
11 6 (2.39%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (90.84%) HTML
2 217 (86.45%) CSS
3 117 (46.61%) CSS3
4 116 (46.22%) HTML5
5 99 (39.44%) jQuery
6 87 (34.66%) XHTML
7 57 (22.71%) Semantic HTML
8 53 (21.12%) AngularJS
9 49 (19.52%) Sass
10 45 (17.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 41 (16.33%) Ajax
12 39 (15.54%) KnockoutJS
13 37 (14.74%) XML
14 34 (13.55%) .NET
15 32 (12.75%) JSP
16 27 (10.76%) ASP.NET
17 26 (10.36%) Web Services
17 26 (10.36%) JSTL
18 25 (9.96%) Backbone.js
19 22 (8.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 114 (45.42%) User Experience
2 15 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.58%) Graphic Design
4 9 (3.59%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.79%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.59%) Replication
7 3 (1.20%) Grid Computing
7 3 (1.20%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.20%) Online Games
7 3 (1.20%) Taxonomies
8 2 (0.80%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.80%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.40%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.40%) Clustering
9 1 (0.40%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.40%) Social Media
9 1 (0.40%) Linked Data
9 1 (0.40%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.40%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.77%) Linux
2 13 (5.18%) Windows
3 8 (3.19%) Ubuntu
3 8 (3.19%) CentOS
4 4 (1.59%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.59%) UNIX
5 2 (0.80%) Android
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.40%) zOS
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (29.88%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (26.69%) E-Commerce
3 36 (14.34%) MVC
3 36 (14.34%) OO
3 36 (14.34%) Responsive Web Design
4 34 (13.55%) Web Accessibility
5 33 (13.15%) Scrum
5 33 (13.15%) Web Design
6 28 (11.16%) TDD
7 19 (7.57%) Web Development
8 18 (7.17%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (7.17%) SEO
8 18 (7.17%) Analytics
9 16 (6.37%) Content Management
10 12 (4.78%) Usability Testing
10 12 (4.78%) SDLC
11 11 (4.38%) Configuration Management
11 11 (4.38%) SOA
12 10 (3.98%) Validation
12 10 (3.98%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 196 (78.09%) JavaScript
2 70 (27.89%) Java
3 36 (14.34%) SQL
4 31 (12.35%) C#
5 18 (7.17%) PHP
6 7 (2.79%) PL/SQL
6 7 (2.79%) Ruby
7 6 (2.39%) Clojure
7 6 (2.39%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.59%) Python
8 4 (1.59%) C
8 4 (1.59%) Objective-C
8 4 (1.59%) XPath
8 4 (1.59%) PHP5
8 4 (1.59%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.20%) Perl
9 3 (1.20%) ActionScript
9 3 (1.20%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.80%) VB
10 2 (0.80%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (8.76%) Security Cleared
2 13 (5.18%) Degree
3 10 (3.98%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.59%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.59%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.80%) ISEB
5 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.40%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.40%) MCP
6 1 (0.40%) MCAD
6 1 (0.40%) MCSD
6 1 (0.40%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.59%) QA
2 6 (2.39%) WCAG
3 4 (1.59%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.59%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.20%) WAI
5 1 (0.40%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 11 (4.38%) Varnish
2 8 (3.19%) Squid
3 7 (2.79%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.79%) vCloud
4 4 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (1.20%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 7 (2.79%) Puppet
1 7 (2.79%) HAProxy
1 7 (2.79%) Ansible
1 7 (2.79%) logstash
1 7 (2.79%) Salt
1 7 (2.79%) Kibana
1 7 (2.79%) ZABBIX
1 7 (2.79%) Rundeck
2 4 (1.59%) Oracle Flashback
2 4 (1.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (1.59%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (1.59%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.80%) TeamSite
3 2 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.40%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 36 (14.34%) Adobe
2 25 (9.96%) Oracle
3 16 (6.37%) Microsoft
4 12 (4.78%) Macromedia
5 10 (3.98%) Sitecore
5 10 (3.98%) Twitter
6 8 (3.19%) Red Hat
6 8 (3.19%) VMware
7 7 (2.79%) Google
7 7 (2.79%) Splunk
7 7 (2.79%) Pega
8 6 (2.39%) Sencha
8 6 (2.39%) IBM
9 4 (1.59%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.20%) GigaSpaces
10 3 (1.20%) HP
10 3 (1.20%) hybris
11 2 (0.80%) Facebook
11 2 (0.80%) Interwoven
11 2 (0.80%) Apple
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