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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
UK / England
Rank 497 537 481
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -56
Contract jobs citing W3C 76 73 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.15% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 0.49% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 57 63
Median daily rate £413 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £270 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Median hourly rate £47.50 - £21.58
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 - £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £21.58

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
13011 14865 14548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.08% 31.13% 30.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8433 9736 9095
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 517 540 602
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £18.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +17.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.00 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.63 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.54 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.36% +25.22%

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing W3C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing W3C within the England region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +8 37 £375 - 2
South West +25 18 £413 +43.35% 3
West Midlands +15 9 - - 3
South East +13 7 £450 +5.88% 3
East of England +1 3 £130 -68.67% 1
East Midlands +1 1 £150 -45.45%
Yorkshire - 1 £363 - 1
W3C
UK

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing W3C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for W3C.

1 112 (85.50%) HTML
2 100 (76.34%) CSS
3 82 (62.60%) JavaScript
4 60 (45.80%) User Experience
5 57 (43.51%) HTML5
6 50 (38.17%) CSS3
6 50 (38.17%) jQuery
7 47 (35.88%) Front End Development
8 34 (25.95%) Web Development
8 34 (25.95%) Sass
8 34 (25.95%) CMS
9 30 (22.90%) C#
10 28 (21.37%) .NET
10 28 (21.37%) Ajax
11 27 (20.61%) ASP.NET
11 27 (20.61%) Finance
12 26 (19.85%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (19.85%) Wireframes
13 24 (18.32%) WCAG
14 21 (16.03%) Content Management
15 19 (14.50%) Visual Studio
15 19 (14.50%) Windows
15 19 (14.50%) HTTP
16 18 (13.74%) Internet
16 18 (13.74%) MySQL
16 18 (13.74%) Subversion
16 18 (13.74%) Sitecore
17 17 (12.98%) Sitecore CMS
17 17 (12.98%) Team Foundation Server
17 17 (12.98%) TDD

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 34 (25.95%) CMS
2 17 (12.98%) IIS
2 17 (12.98%) Sitecore CMS
3 9 (6.87%) Confluence
3 9 (6.87%) WordPress
4 5 (3.82%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.05%) ATG Dynamo
6 3 (2.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (2.29%) Apache Qpid
7 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (9.16%) OmniGraffle
1 12 (9.16%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.82%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.05%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (2.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (2.29%) InDesign
5 2 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.76%) MS Office
6 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.34%) Basecamp
2 3 (2.29%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.76%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.76%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.76%) Asana
3 1 (0.76%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.50%) HTTP
2 18 (13.74%) Internet
3 4 (3.05%) Intranet
4 3 (2.29%) SNMP
5 2 (1.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.74%) MySQL
2 5 (3.82%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.05%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.05%) Triplestore
4 2 (1.53%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (14.50%) Visual Studio
2 18 (13.74%) Subversion
3 17 (12.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (9.16%) Axure RP
5 10 (7.63%) Git (software)
5 10 (7.63%) JIRA
6 8 (6.11%) Grunt
7 5 (3.82%) Jenkins
8 4 (3.05%) Mocha
8 4 (3.05%) Selenium
8 4 (3.05%) WebDriver
9 3 (2.29%) Bitbucket
9 3 (2.29%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.29%) gulp
9 3 (2.29%) JUnit
9 3 (2.29%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (2.29%) PhantomJS
9 3 (2.29%) Sinon.JS
10 2 (1.53%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (1.53%) Mockito
General
1 27 (20.61%) Finance
2 10 (7.63%) Retail
3 6 (4.58%) Czech Language
3 6 (4.58%) Marketing
3 6 (4.58%) Publishing
4 3 (2.29%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.53%) Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Electronics
6 1 (0.76%) Legal
6 1 (0.76%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 80 (61.07%) Developer
2 42 (32.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 27 (20.61%) Designer
4 21 (16.03%) JavaScript Developer
5 16 (12.21%) HTML Developer
6 15 (11.45%) UI Developer
7 14 (10.69%) Sitecore Developer
7 14 (10.69%) UI Designer
8 13 (9.92%) PHP Developer
8 13 (9.92%) Senior Designer
9 12 (9.16%) HTML CSS Developer
10 9 (6.87%) .NET Developer
10 9 (6.87%) Architect
10 9 (6.87%) C# Developer
10 9 (6.87%) UX Designer
11 8 (6.11%) C# .NET Developer
11 8 (6.11%) HTML CSS Designer
11 8 (6.11%) Web Developer
12 7 (5.34%) Angular Developer
12 7 (5.34%) Senior UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (85.50%) HTML
2 100 (76.34%) CSS
3 57 (43.51%) HTML5
4 50 (38.17%) CSS3
4 50 (38.17%) jQuery
5 34 (25.95%) Sass
6 28 (21.37%) .NET
6 28 (21.37%) Ajax
7 27 (20.61%) ASP.NET
8 17 (12.98%) Flash
9 16 (12.21%) Web Services
9 16 (12.21%) XSLT
10 14 (10.69%) AngularJS
10 14 (10.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (8.40%) LESS
11 11 (8.40%) XML
12 10 (7.63%) Node.js
12 10 (7.63%) React
12 10 (7.63%) REST
12 10 (7.63%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 60 (45.80%) User Experience
2 9 (6.87%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.05%) Linked Data
3 4 (3.05%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.29%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.29%) Semantic Web
5 2 (1.53%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.53%) RIA
6 1 (0.76%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.76%) iPad
6 1 (0.76%) iPhone
6 1 (0.76%) IPTV
6 1 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.76%) NHS
6 1 (0.76%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.50%) Windows
2 4 (3.05%) Linux
3 2 (1.53%) Android
3 2 (1.53%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.53%) Unix
4 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (35.88%) Front End Development
2 34 (25.95%) Web Development
3 26 (19.85%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (19.85%) Wireframes
4 21 (16.03%) Content Management
5 17 (12.98%) TDD
6 16 (12.21%) E-Commerce
7 15 (11.45%) Web Accessibility
8 14 (10.69%) Web Design
9 13 (9.92%) MVC
10 12 (9.16%) BDD
10 12 (9.16%) Prototyping
10 12 (9.16%) Validation
11 11 (8.40%) Software Engineering
12 10 (7.63%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 10 (7.63%) Usability Testing
13 9 (6.87%) Mobile First
13 9 (6.87%) Scrum
14 8 (6.11%) Competitor Analysis
14 8 (6.11%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 82 (62.60%) JavaScript
2 30 (22.90%) C#
3 16 (12.21%) PHP
4 14 (10.69%) ActionScript
5 12 (9.16%) SQL
6 10 (7.63%) Java
7 8 (6.11%) SPARQL
8 6 (4.58%) C
9 3 (2.29%) C++
10 1 (0.76%) ES6
10 1 (0.76%) Perl
10 1 (0.76%) VB
10 1 (0.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (6.11%) Degree
2 6 (4.58%) MBA
3 4 (3.05%) ISEB
4 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (18.32%) WCAG
2 14 (10.69%) QA
3 5 (3.82%) WAI
4 4 (3.05%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.76%) Dublin Core
5 1 (0.76%) Section 508
System Software
1 5 (3.82%) Docker
2 3 (2.29%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 18 (13.74%) Sitecore
2 15 (11.45%) Apple
3 8 (6.11%) Adobe
4 4 (3.05%) ATG
5 2 (1.53%) Google
5 2 (1.53%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.53%) Twitter
6 1 (0.76%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.76%) ForgeRock
6 1 (0.76%) Monetate
6 1 (0.76%) OpenText
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle
6 1 (0.76%) Pega
6 1 (0.76%) Xamarin
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Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago