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 27 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 361 333 295
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -38
Contract jobs citing W3C 53 69 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.30% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 0.79% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 58 63
Average daily rate
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£356 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £293 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +10.00%
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
7819 8733 8316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.00% 37.46% 38.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5355 6140 5755
Average daily rate £475 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 148 167
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.38 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.04 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.95 £41.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +3.52%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 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
City of London 0 6 £450 +20.00% 5
Wimbledon - 2 £306 -
Hammersmith - 1 £390 - 1
Enfield - 1 - -
New Malden - 1 £275 -
W3C
England

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 86 (88.66%) HTML
2 82 (84.54%) JavaScript
3 81 (83.51%) CSS
4 60 (61.86%) HTML5
5 58 (59.79%) CSS3
6 47 (48.45%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (48.45%) jQuery
7 36 (37.11%) OO
8 34 (35.05%) User Experience
9 33 (34.02%) Java
10 32 (32.99%) AngularJS
11 30 (30.93%) Subversion
12 28 (28.87%) XHTML
13 27 (27.84%) Web Services
14 26 (26.80%) PHP
14 26 (26.80%) Git (software)
15 25 (25.77%) XML
16 24 (24.74%) Scrum
16 24 (24.74%) TDD
17 22 (22.68%) Sass
18 19 (19.59%) SQL
19 18 (18.56%) Ajax
19 18 (18.56%) Backbone.js
20 17 (17.53%) MySQL
21 16 (16.49%) Photoshop
21 16 (16.49%) Linux
21 16 (16.49%) E-Commerce
21 16 (16.49%) KnockoutJS
22 15 (15.46%) .NET
22 15 (15.46%) Content Management

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 12 (12.37%) CMS
2 8 (8.25%) Sitecore CMS
3 7 (7.22%) nginx
3 7 (7.22%) SharePoint
3 7 (7.22%) Apache
4 6 (6.19%) Node.js
5 5 (5.15%) WebLogic
5 5 (5.15%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (3.09%) IIS
6 3 (3.09%) WordPress
7 2 (2.06%) Jadu
7 2 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.06%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.06%) Drupal
8 1 (1.03%) Immediacy CMS
8 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.03%) EPiServer CMS
8 1 (1.03%) Sitefinity
8 1 (1.03%) Moodle
Applications
1 16 (16.49%) Photoshop
2 7 (7.22%) MS Office
2 7 (7.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (4.12%) Acrobat
4 3 (3.09%) MS Project
4 3 (3.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (2.06%) InDesign
6 1 (1.03%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.19%) GitHub
2 2 (2.06%) Office 365
2 2 (2.06%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.03%) SaaS
3 1 (1.03%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.25%) HTTP
2 6 (6.19%) Internet
3 5 (5.15%) LDAP
4 4 (4.12%) Intranet
5 3 (3.09%) Extranet
5 3 (3.09%) DVB
6 2 (2.06%) DAB
7 1 (1.03%) DNS
7 1 (1.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.53%) MySQL
2 8 (8.25%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.15%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (5.15%) OLTP
3 5 (5.15%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.15%) TKPROF
4 3 (3.09%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (30.93%) Subversion
2 26 (26.80%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.19%) Bitbucket
3 6 (6.19%) Grunt
4 5 (5.15%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.15%) Mercurial
4 5 (5.15%) Maven
4 5 (5.15%) Visual Studio
4 5 (5.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (4.12%) SonarQube
5 4 (4.12%) webpack
6 3 (3.09%) Jasmine
6 3 (3.09%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.09%) SoapUI
6 3 (3.09%) JUnit
6 3 (3.09%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (3.09%) RequisitePro
6 3 (3.09%) Rational Robot
6 3 (3.09%) Rational Functional Tester
7 2 (2.06%) JSUnit
General
1 14 (14.43%) Finance
2 8 (8.25%) Games
3 4 (4.12%) Advertising
3 4 (4.12%) Retail
4 3 (3.09%) Marketing
5 2 (2.06%) Publishing
5 2 (2.06%) Banking
5 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.03%) Electronics
6 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.03%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (80.41%) Developer
2 33 (34.02%) Front-End Developer
3 18 (18.56%) Web Developer
4 13 (13.40%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (9.28%) Front-End Web Developer
6 6 (6.19%) Designer
7 5 (5.15%) UI Programmer
7 5 (5.15%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 5 (5.15%) UI Designer
7 5 (5.15%) UI Developer
7 5 (5.15%) LAMP Developer
7 5 (5.15%) PHP Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (4.12%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.12%) Tester
9 3 (3.09%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.09%) SharePoint Developer
10 2 (2.06%) HTML Developer
10 2 (2.06%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (88.66%) HTML
2 81 (83.51%) CSS
3 60 (61.86%) HTML5
4 58 (59.79%) CSS3
5 47 (48.45%) jQuery
6 32 (32.99%) AngularJS
7 28 (28.87%) XHTML
8 27 (27.84%) Web Services
9 25 (25.77%) XML
10 22 (22.68%) Sass
11 18 (18.56%) Backbone.js
11 18 (18.56%) Ajax
12 16 (16.49%) KnockoutJS
13 15 (15.46%) .NET
14 14 (14.43%) LESS
15 12 (12.37%) RESTful
16 11 (11.34%) Semantic HTML
16 11 (11.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 9 (9.28%) JPA
17 9 (9.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 34 (35.05%) User Experience
2 11 (11.34%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.15%) Replication
5 4 (4.12%) Digital Media
6 3 (3.09%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.09%) Online Games
6 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.09%) Interactive TV
6 3 (3.09%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.06%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.03%) DTV
8 1 (1.03%) Web 2.0
8 1 (1.03%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.03%) Learning Management System
8 1 (1.03%) Social Media
8 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.03%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.49%) Linux
2 9 (9.28%) Windows
3 7 (7.22%) Apple iOS
4 5 (5.15%) CentOS
4 5 (5.15%) Ubuntu
4 5 (5.15%) Android
5 4 (4.12%) VMS
6 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (48.45%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (37.11%) OO
3 24 (24.74%) Scrum
3 24 (24.74%) TDD
4 16 (16.49%) E-Commerce
5 15 (15.46%) Content Management
6 14 (14.43%) MVC
7 13 (13.40%) BDD
8 11 (11.34%) Web Development
9 10 (10.31%) Responsive Web Design
9 10 (10.31%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (8.25%) Analytics
10 8 (8.25%) RUP
10 8 (8.25%) UML
11 7 (7.22%) Test Automation
12 6 (6.19%) Data Modelling
12 6 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (6.19%) Web Design
13 5 (5.15%) Configuration Management
13 5 (5.15%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 82 (84.54%) JavaScript
2 33 (34.02%) Java
3 26 (26.80%) PHP
4 19 (19.59%) SQL
5 14 (14.43%) C#
6 10 (10.31%) Ruby
7 8 (8.25%) PL/SQL
8 6 (6.19%) Clojure
9 5 (5.15%) XPath
9 5 (5.15%) Bash Shell
10 4 (4.12%) Python
10 4 (4.12%) C
11 3 (3.09%) PHP5
12 2 (2.06%) VB.NET
12 2 (2.06%) ActionScript
12 2 (2.06%) C++
12 2 (2.06%) TypeScript
13 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (13.40%) Degree
2 5 (5.15%) DV Cleared
2 5 (5.15%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.03%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.22%) QA
2 5 (5.15%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.06%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (7.22%) Varnish
2 5 (5.15%) Oracle Clusterware
2 5 (5.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (5.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (5.15%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (5.15%) Data Guard
1 5 (5.15%) Oracle Flashback
2 2 (2.06%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 11 (11.34%) Sitecore
2 10 (10.31%) Adobe
3 7 (7.22%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.19%) Oracle
5 4 (4.12%) IBM
5 4 (4.12%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.09%) HP
6 3 (3.09%) Google
7 2 (2.06%) Interwoven
7 2 (2.06%) Perforce
8 1 (1.03%) FatWire
8 1 (1.03%) OpenText
8 1 (1.03%) RedDot
8 1 (1.03%) VMware
8 1 (1.03%) Omniture
8 1 (1.03%) SAP
8 1 (1.03%) Zend
8 1 (1.03%) EPiServer
8 1 (1.03%) hybris
8 1 (1.03%) Facebook
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