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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 402 381 390
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +9
Contract jobs citing W3C 39 54 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.23% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.62% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 29 37
Median daily rate £388 £363 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% -12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £223 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £344 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £19.00
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
8254 8641 9086
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.05% 37.46% 37.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5806 5960 6193
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 167 206
Median hourly rate £17.25 £19.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.63
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.12%

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing W3C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing W3C within the London region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Croydon -21 4 - -
City of London +8 1 £325 -17.46% 1
Wimbledon - 1 £275 -
W3C
England

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for W3C.

1 50 (83.33%) HTML
1 50 (83.33%) CSS
2 37 (61.67%) JavaScript
3 32 (53.33%) jQuery
4 31 (51.67%) HTML5
4 31 (51.67%) CSS3
5 25 (41.67%) Front End Development
6 19 (31.67%) User Experience
7 18 (30.00%) Sass
8 17 (28.33%) AngularJS
9 16 (26.67%) XML
10 15 (25.00%) HTTP
11 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (20.00%) Web Development
12 12 (20.00%) Information Architecture
13 11 (18.33%) REST
13 11 (18.33%) Wireframes
13 11 (18.33%) Ajax
13 11 (18.33%) TDD
13 11 (18.33%) RDF
14 10 (16.67%) Web Services
14 10 (16.67%) Node.js
14 10 (16.67%) Grunt
14 10 (16.67%) SPARQL
15 9 (15.00%) MySQL
16 8 (13.33%) Subversion
16 8 (13.33%) Publishing
16 8 (13.33%) Prototyping
16 8 (13.33%) Handlebars
17 7 (11.67%) Mobile First

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 2 (3.33%) CMS
1 2 (3.33%) Confluence
1 2 (3.33%) WordPress
2 1 (1.67%) IIS
2 1 (1.67%) Jadu
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Photoshop
2 6 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.67%) OmniGraffle
4 3 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.67%) GIMP
5 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Google Play
2 1 (1.67%) Basecamp
2 1 (1.67%) GitHub
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.00%) HTTP
2 2 (3.33%) Internet
3 1 (1.67%) DNS
3 1 (1.67%) Extranet
3 1 (1.67%) Intranet
3 1 (1.67%) SSL
3 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) MySQL
2 5 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 5 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.67%) Triplestore
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Grunt
2 8 (13.33%) Subversion
3 7 (11.67%) Mocha
4 6 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (10.00%) gulp
5 5 (8.33%) Axure RP
5 5 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
5 5 (8.33%) Sinon.JS
6 4 (6.67%) PhantomJS
7 3 (5.00%) Jasmine
8 2 (3.33%) JIRA
8 2 (3.33%) webpack
9 1 (1.67%) Babel
9 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.67%) Hudson
9 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.67%) PHPUnit
9 1 (1.67%) Protractor
9 1 (1.67%) Selenium
9 1 (1.67%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (13.33%) Publishing
2 3 (5.00%) Advertising
3 2 (3.33%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Law
3 2 (3.33%) Retail
3 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Finance
4 1 (1.67%) Games
4 1 (1.67%) Legal
4 1 (1.67%) Local Government
4 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (65.00%) Developer
2 22 (36.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 11 (18.33%) HTML Developer
3 11 (18.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (15.00%) Designer
4 9 (15.00%) UI Developer
5 7 (11.67%) UI/UX Developer
5 7 (11.67%) UX Developer
6 6 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Angular Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Senior Designer
7 5 (8.33%) UI Designer
8 4 (6.67%) Architect
8 4 (6.67%) Data Architect
8 4 (6.67%) Web Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Consultant
9 3 (5.00%) JSP Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Lead Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Senior UI Designer
9 3 (5.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (83.33%) CSS
1 50 (83.33%) HTML
2 32 (53.33%) jQuery
3 31 (51.67%) CSS3
3 31 (51.67%) HTML5
4 18 (30.00%) Sass
5 17 (28.33%) AngularJS
6 16 (26.67%) XML
7 11 (18.33%) Ajax
7 11 (18.33%) REST
8 10 (16.67%) Node.js
8 10 (16.67%) Web Services
9 8 (13.33%) Handlebars
10 7 (11.67%) XHTML
11 6 (10.00%) Express
11 6 (10.00%) LESS
11 6 (10.00%) RequireJS
11 6 (10.00%) RESTful
11 6 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (10.00%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.67%) User Experience
2 5 (8.33%) Ontologies
3 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.67%) Linked Data
4 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.00%) Taxonomies
5 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.67%) FMCG
6 1 (1.67%) Mobile Games
6 1 (1.67%) Social Gaming
6 1 (1.67%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.33%) Android
3 1 (1.67%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Windows
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (41.67%) Front End Development
2 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (20.00%) Information Architecture
3 12 (20.00%) Web Development
4 11 (18.33%) RDF
4 11 (18.33%) TDD
4 11 (18.33%) Wireframes
5 8 (13.33%) Prototyping
6 7 (11.67%) Competitor Analysis
6 7 (11.67%) Mobile First
6 7 (11.67%) Progressive Enhancement
6 7 (11.67%) Usability Testing
7 6 (10.00%) BDD
7 6 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 6 (10.00%) Scrum
7 6 (10.00%) Validation
8 5 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 5 (8.33%) Web Accessibility
8 5 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 37 (61.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (16.67%) SPARQL
3 7 (11.67%) PHP
3 7 (11.67%) SQL
4 5 (8.33%) Java
5 4 (6.67%) C++
5 4 (6.67%) Python
6 3 (5.00%) C#
7 2 (3.33%) C
7 2 (3.33%) ES6
8 1 (1.67%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.67%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.67%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.67%) Ruby
8 1 (1.67%) Scala
8 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) QA
1 6 (10.00%) WCAG
2 5 (8.33%) WAI
3 1 (1.67%) Dublin Core
3 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.33%) Apple
2 2 (3.33%) Google
3 1 (1.67%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.67%) Twitter
3 1 (1.67%) Zend