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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 364 306 301
Rank change year-on-year
-58 -5
Contract jobs citing W3C 35 78 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.36% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.96% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 52 47
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£365 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £314 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.04 £10.93 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+101.73% -27.16%
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
7524 8121 7522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.44% 37.37% 38.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5219 5550 5336
Average daily rate £450 £450 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 168 157
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.48 £14.85 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £52.50 £48.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

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 February 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 February 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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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 -1 9 £419 +4.68% 2
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
New Malden - - - -
W3C
England

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 91 (85.85%) HTML
2 86 (81.13%) JavaScript
2 86 (81.13%) CSS
3 69 (65.09%) HTML5
4 62 (58.49%) CSS3
5 48 (45.28%) jQuery
6 44 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (37.74%) OO
8 38 (35.85%) XHTML
9 35 (33.02%) User Experience
10 34 (32.08%) Java
11 33 (31.13%) PHP
12 32 (30.19%) AngularJS
13 28 (26.42%) XML
13 28 (26.42%) Git (software)
14 26 (24.53%) TDD
15 25 (23.58%) Web Services
16 23 (21.70%) Subversion
17 22 (20.75%) Ajax
18 21 (19.81%) Sass
19 20 (18.87%) Backbone.js
19 20 (18.87%) Content Management
19 20 (18.87%) SQL
19 20 (18.87%) MVC
20 19 (17.92%) Scrum
21 18 (16.98%) MySQL
21 18 (16.98%) Web Development
22 17 (16.04%) Finance
22 17 (16.04%) BDD
23 15 (14.15%) CMS

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 15 (14.15%) CMS
2 10 (9.43%) Node.js
3 9 (8.49%) SharePoint
4 8 (7.55%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (5.66%) Apache
6 5 (4.72%) IIS
6 5 (4.72%) nginx
7 4 (3.77%) WebLogic
7 4 (3.77%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (2.83%) Drupal
9 2 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.89%) Jadu
9 2 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.89%) TeamSite
10 1 (0.94%) TYPO3
10 1 (0.94%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.94%) EPiServer CMS
10 1 (0.94%) WordPress
10 1 (0.94%) Moodle
Applications
1 10 (9.43%) Photoshop
2 8 (7.55%) MS Office
3 6 (5.66%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (3.77%) Acrobat
4 4 (3.77%) MS Project
5 2 (1.89%) InDesign
5 2 (1.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.94%) GIMP
6 1 (0.94%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.94%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.60%) GitHub
2 2 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.43%) Intranet
2 7 (6.60%) Internet
3 5 (4.72%) HTTP
4 4 (3.77%) LDAP
5 3 (2.83%) DVB
5 3 (2.83%) DAB
6 2 (1.89%) DNS
6 2 (1.89%) Extranet
7 1 (0.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.98%) MySQL
2 7 (6.60%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.77%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.77%) OLTP
3 4 (3.77%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.77%) TKPROF
4 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (26.42%) Git (software)
2 23 (21.70%) Subversion
3 9 (8.49%) Jenkins
4 7 (6.60%) Jasmine
5 6 (5.66%) Bitbucket
5 6 (5.66%) QUnit
5 6 (5.66%) Grunt
5 6 (5.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (4.72%) Maven
6 5 (4.72%) Sinon.JS
6 5 (4.72%) Cucumber
7 4 (3.77%) Hudson
7 4 (3.77%) SoapUI
7 4 (3.77%) JUnit
7 4 (3.77%) Mercurial
7 4 (3.77%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (3.77%) RequisitePro
7 4 (3.77%) Rational Robot
7 4 (3.77%) Rational Functional Tester
8 3 (2.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (16.04%) Finance
2 8 (7.55%) Retail
3 5 (4.72%) Publishing
3 5 (4.72%) Games
4 4 (3.77%) Banking
5 3 (2.83%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.89%) Marketing
7 1 (0.94%) Electronics
7 1 (0.94%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.94%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (78.30%) Developer
2 38 (35.85%) Front-End Developer
3 12 (11.32%) Web Developer
4 10 (9.43%) Senior Developer
4 10 (9.43%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (8.49%) PHP Developer
6 8 (7.55%) LAMP Developer
6 8 (7.55%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 6 (5.66%) UI Programmer
7 6 (5.66%) UI Developer
7 6 (5.66%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 6 (5.66%) Front-End Web Developer
8 5 (4.72%) UI Designer
8 5 (4.72%) CMS Developer
8 5 (4.72%) Designer
9 4 (3.77%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.77%) Oracle Developer
9 4 (3.77%) Architect
10 3 (2.83%) Tester
10 3 (2.83%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (85.85%) HTML
2 86 (81.13%) CSS
3 69 (65.09%) HTML5
4 62 (58.49%) CSS3
5 48 (45.28%) jQuery
6 38 (35.85%) XHTML
7 32 (30.19%) AngularJS
8 28 (26.42%) XML
9 25 (23.58%) Web Services
10 22 (20.75%) Ajax
11 21 (19.81%) Sass
12 20 (18.87%) Backbone.js
13 15 (14.15%) RESTful
13 15 (14.15%) .NET
14 14 (13.21%) Semantic HTML
15 13 (12.26%) KnockoutJS
16 12 (11.32%) LESS
17 10 (9.43%) REST
17 10 (9.43%) XSLT
17 10 (9.43%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 35 (33.02%) User Experience
2 9 (8.49%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.55%) Digital Media
4 7 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.72%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.77%) Replication
7 3 (2.83%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.83%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.83%) Interactive TV
8 2 (1.89%) Web 2.0
8 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.89%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.94%) BBC
9 1 (0.94%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.94%) DTV
9 1 (0.94%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.94%) Animation
9 1 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.94%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.94%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.21%) Linux
2 9 (8.49%) Windows
2 9 (8.49%) Apple iOS
3 7 (6.60%) Android
4 5 (4.72%) Ubuntu
4 5 (4.72%) CentOS
5 4 (3.77%) VMS
6 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.94%) UNIX
6 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (37.74%) OO
3 26 (24.53%) TDD
4 20 (18.87%) Content Management
4 20 (18.87%) MVC
5 19 (17.92%) Scrum
6 18 (16.98%) Web Development
7 17 (16.04%) BDD
8 15 (14.15%) E-Commerce
9 11 (10.38%) OOP
9 11 (10.38%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (7.55%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (7.55%) UML
10 8 (7.55%) RUP
10 8 (7.55%) SEO
11 7 (6.60%) SOA
11 7 (6.60%) Software Engineering
11 7 (6.60%) Analytics
11 7 (6.60%) UX Design
12 6 (5.66%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 86 (81.13%) JavaScript
2 34 (32.08%) Java
3 33 (31.13%) PHP
4 20 (18.87%) SQL
5 14 (13.21%) Ruby
6 13 (12.26%) C#
7 8 (7.55%) PL/SQL
7 8 (7.55%) Python
8 6 (5.66%) Clojure
9 5 (4.72%) PHP5
9 5 (4.72%) Scala
10 4 (3.77%) Bash Shell
10 4 (3.77%) XPath
11 3 (2.83%) C
12 2 (1.89%) C++
12 2 (1.89%) Perl
12 2 (1.89%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.89%) VBScript
12 2 (1.89%) ActionScript
12 2 (1.89%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (13.21%) Degree
2 4 (3.77%) DV Cleared
2 4 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.89%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.60%) QA
2 6 (5.66%) WCAG
3 5 (4.72%) WAI
4 4 (3.77%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (4.72%) Varnish
2 4 (3.77%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (3.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (3.77%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (8.49%) Sitecore
2 6 (5.66%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.72%) Adobe
3 5 (4.72%) Oracle
3 5 (4.72%) RedDot
4 4 (3.77%) IBM
4 4 (3.77%) Open Text
4 4 (3.77%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.77%) HP
5 2 (1.89%) Perforce
5 2 (1.89%) SAP
5 2 (1.89%) Google
5 2 (1.89%) Zend
6 1 (0.94%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.94%) Facebook
6 1 (0.94%) Twitter
6 1 (0.94%) VMware
6 1 (0.94%) FatWire
6 1 (0.94%) Interwoven
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