The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 358 313 324
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +11
Contract jobs citing W3C 70 107 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.42% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 1.12% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 88 50
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£376 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £433 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £333 £250
% change year-on-year
+1.50% +32.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- -51.11%
W3C
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8779 9552 9389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.63% 37.70% 37.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6110 6725 6478
Average daily rate £450 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 155 239
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £23.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% -15.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.20 £44.60
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 London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing W3C across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

W3C Jobs Demand Trend in London

W3C
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing W3C across the London region.

W3C Daily Rate Trend in London

W3C
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing W3C across the London region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

W3C Daily Rate Histogram in London

W3C
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing W3C across the London region.

W3C Hourly Rate Trend in London

W3C
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing W3C within the London 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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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
City of London +22 12 £375 - 4
Croydon - 1 £425 -
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Ealing - - - -
W3C
England

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 147 (93.04%) HTML
2 146 (92.41%) CSS
3 130 (82.28%) JavaScript
4 93 (58.86%) CSS3
5 91 (57.59%) HTML5
6 66 (41.77%) jQuery
7 55 (34.81%) XHTML
8 52 (32.91%) Agile Software Development
9 51 (32.28%) OO
10 50 (31.65%) Java
11 45 (28.48%) E-Commerce
12 40 (25.32%) XML
12 40 (25.32%) JSP
12 40 (25.32%) User Experience
13 37 (23.42%) Semantic HTML
14 33 (20.89%) Ajax
15 32 (20.25%) PHP
16 28 (17.72%) AngularJS
17 27 (17.09%) KnockoutJS
17 27 (17.09%) JSTL
18 26 (16.46%) Web Services
18 26 (16.46%) Git (software)
19 25 (15.82%) XSLT
20 24 (15.19%) Subversion
21 22 (13.92%) Web Development
21 22 (13.92%) Node.js
22 21 (13.29%) Degree
22 21 (13.29%) MVC
23 20 (12.66%) Scrum
24 19 (12.03%) TDD

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 22 (13.92%) Node.js
2 16 (10.13%) CMS
3 10 (6.33%) SharePoint
4 9 (5.70%) Apache
5 7 (4.43%) IIS
6 5 (3.16%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.16%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (3.16%) nginx
7 4 (2.53%) Drupal
8 3 (1.90%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.27%) WordPress
10 1 (0.63%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.63%) TYPO3
10 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.63%) EPiServer CMS
10 1 (0.63%) Moodle
10 1 (0.63%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 14 (8.86%) Photoshop
2 7 (4.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.90%) Fireworks
4 2 (1.27%) GIMP
4 2 (1.27%) MS Project
4 2 (1.27%) MS Office
4 2 (1.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.90%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.59%) GitHub
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.70%) DAB
2 8 (5.06%) Intranet
3 4 (2.53%) Internet
4 3 (1.90%) HTTP
5 2 (1.27%) DNS
6 1 (0.63%) LDAP
6 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.13%) MySQL
2 15 (9.49%) SQL Server
3 9 (5.70%) SQL Server 2000
4 8 (5.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (4.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (4.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.27%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.63%) TKPROF
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.63%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 26 (16.46%) Git (software)
2 24 (15.19%) Subversion
3 11 (6.96%) Visual Studio
4 8 (5.06%) JUnit
4 8 (5.06%) Jasmine
4 8 (5.06%) Bitbucket
5 7 (4.43%) Jenkins
5 7 (4.43%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (4.43%) Ant
5 7 (4.43%) NUnit
6 6 (3.80%) MSBuild
7 5 (3.16%) PowerDesigner
7 5 (3.16%) Eclipse
7 5 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (3.16%) Mercurial
8 4 (2.53%) JSUnit
8 4 (2.53%) Dreamweaver
8 4 (2.53%) QUnit
8 4 (2.53%) Sinon.JS
9 3 (1.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (12.03%) Finance
2 16 (10.13%) Retail
3 14 (8.86%) Publishing
4 13 (8.23%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.80%) Games
6 3 (1.90%) Banking
6 3 (1.90%) Marketing
7 2 (1.27%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.27%) Advertising
8 1 (0.63%) Legal
8 1 (0.63%) Back Office
8 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 125 (79.11%) Developer
2 72 (45.57%) Front-End Developer
3 21 (13.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 17 (10.76%) Web Developer
5 14 (8.86%) Architect
6 11 (6.96%) Senior Developer
7 7 (4.43%) Programmer
7 7 (4.43%) PHP Developer
7 7 (4.43%) Front-End Web Developer
8 5 (3.16%) Designer
8 5 (3.16%) HTML Developer
8 5 (3.16%) .NET Developer
8 5 (3.16%) Java Developer
8 5 (3.16%) Analyst
8 5 (3.16%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (2.53%) Senior Programmer
9 4 (2.53%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 4 (2.53%) UI Developer
9 4 (2.53%) Analyst Programmer
9 4 (2.53%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (93.04%) HTML
2 146 (92.41%) CSS
3 93 (58.86%) CSS3
4 91 (57.59%) HTML5
5 66 (41.77%) jQuery
6 55 (34.81%) XHTML
7 40 (25.32%) JSP
7 40 (25.32%) XML
8 37 (23.42%) Semantic HTML
9 33 (20.89%) Ajax
10 28 (17.72%) AngularJS
11 27 (17.09%) KnockoutJS
11 27 (17.09%) JSTL
12 26 (16.46%) Web Services
13 25 (15.82%) XSLT
14 19 (12.03%) .NET
15 15 (9.49%) JSON
15 15 (9.49%) RESTful
16 14 (8.86%) ASP.NET
17 13 (8.23%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 40 (25.32%) User Experience
2 7 (4.43%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.80%) Digital Media
3 6 (3.80%) Semantic Web
4 5 (3.16%) Online Games
5 4 (2.53%) Data Conversion
5 4 (2.53%) Animation
5 4 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.90%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.90%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.63%) iPhone
7 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.63%) BBC
7 1 (0.63%) Replication
7 1 (0.63%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.63%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.63%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.63%) Social Media
7 1 (0.63%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.59%) Linux
2 8 (5.06%) Windows
2 8 (5.06%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (3.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (2.53%) Android
5 2 (1.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (32.91%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (32.28%) OO
3 45 (28.48%) E-Commerce
4 22 (13.92%) Web Development
5 21 (13.29%) MVC
6 20 (12.66%) Scrum
7 19 (12.03%) TDD
8 15 (9.49%) Content Management
9 14 (8.86%) OOP
10 12 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (7.59%) Web Accessibility
11 11 (6.96%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (6.33%) SOA
12 10 (6.33%) Project Management
13 9 (5.70%) UML
13 9 (5.70%) SEO
13 9 (5.70%) Software Engineering
14 8 (5.06%) Unit Testing
15 7 (4.43%) User Acceptance Testing
15 7 (4.43%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 130 (82.28%) JavaScript
2 50 (31.65%) Java
3 32 (20.25%) PHP
4 17 (10.76%) C#
5 16 (10.13%) SQL
6 15 (9.49%) Ruby
7 9 (5.70%) VBScript
8 8 (5.06%) Clojure
9 7 (4.43%) VB
9 7 (4.43%) VB6
9 7 (4.43%) XQuery
10 6 (3.80%) Python
10 6 (3.80%) SPARQL
11 5 (3.16%) Scala
12 4 (2.53%) PHP5
12 4 (2.53%) ActionScript
13 3 (1.90%) Perl
13 3 (1.90%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.90%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (13.29%) Degree
2 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.33%) WAI
2 8 (5.06%) QA
2 8 (5.06%) WCAG
3 2 (1.27%) Section 508
3 2 (1.27%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.16%) Varnish
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (0.63%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 11 (6.96%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.06%) Google
3 5 (3.16%) Sitecore
3 5 (3.16%) hybris
3 5 (3.16%) Facebook
3 5 (3.16%) Twitter
4 4 (2.53%) RedDot
4 4 (2.53%) Oracle
5 3 (1.90%) Business Objects
5 3 (1.90%) Open Text
5 3 (1.90%) Zend
6 2 (1.27%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.27%) IBM
6 2 (1.27%) Adobe
6 2 (1.27%) HP
7 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.63%) SAP
7 1 (0.63%) Omniture
7 1 (0.63%) Sencha
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