The first 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the London region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 315 329 326
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Contract jobs citing W3C 86 89 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.37% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.19% 1.13% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 57 42
Average daily rate
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£400 £368 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% +13.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £203 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 - £28.50
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7212 7878 8141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.67% 32.47% 30.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4829 5413 5501
Average daily rate £450 £460 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% -1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £640 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 170 213
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- -18.38%
W3C
England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +25 10 £388 +19.23% 3
Ealing - - - - 1
Hammersmith - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
W3C
England

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 149 (93.71%) HTML
1 149 (93.71%) CSS
2 117 (73.58%) JavaScript
3 88 (55.35%) HTML5
3 88 (55.35%) CSS3
4 66 (41.51%) jQuery
5 52 (32.70%) XHTML
6 51 (32.08%) Java
7 49 (30.82%) E-Commerce
8 47 (29.56%) JSP
9 45 (28.30%) OO
10 42 (26.42%) Semantic HTML
11 36 (22.64%) JSTL
12 30 (18.87%) XML
13 29 (18.24%) XSLT
14 28 (17.61%) Agile Software Development
15 27 (16.98%) Ajax
16 26 (16.35%) Subversion
17 23 (14.47%) Web Services
18 22 (13.84%) PHP
18 22 (13.84%) Degree
18 22 (13.84%) Git (software)
18 22 (13.84%) KnockoutJS
19 20 (12.58%) AngularJS
20 19 (11.95%) Node.js
20 19 (11.95%) Finance
21 18 (11.32%) Scrum
21 18 (11.32%) XSD
22 17 (10.69%) Publishing
23 16 (10.06%) Unit Testing

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 19 (11.95%) Node.js
2 12 (7.55%) CMS
3 9 (5.66%) Apache
4 6 (3.77%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.77%) nginx
5 5 (3.14%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (2.52%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.89%) IIS
7 3 (1.89%) Drupal
8 2 (1.26%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.26%) WordPress
8 2 (1.26%) TeamSite
9 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.63%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.63%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 9 (5.66%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.26%) GIMP
3 1 (0.63%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (2.52%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.14%) GitHub
2 2 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.03%) DAB
2 5 (3.14%) Internet
2 5 (3.14%) HTTP
3 3 (1.89%) Intranet
4 2 (1.26%) GPRS
4 2 (1.26%) GSM
4 2 (1.26%) 3GPP
4 2 (1.26%) UMTS
4 2 (1.26%) WCDMA
4 2 (1.26%) VoLTE
4 2 (1.26%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.26%) HSPA
4 2 (1.26%) LTE
5 1 (0.63%) 4G
5 1 (0.63%) LDAP
5 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.81%) MySQL
2 11 (6.92%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (4.40%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.63%) Big Data
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.63%) TKPROF
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.63%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 26 (16.35%) Subversion
2 22 (13.84%) Git (software)
3 14 (8.81%) JUnit
4 9 (5.66%) PowerDesigner
5 8 (5.03%) Ant
6 7 (4.40%) NUnit
6 7 (4.40%) Visual Studio
6 7 (4.40%) Rhino Mocks
7 6 (3.77%) MSBuild
7 6 (3.77%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.52%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.89%) Axure RP
9 3 (1.89%) ClearQuest
9 3 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.26%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.26%) JSUnit
10 2 (1.26%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (1.26%) Grunt
10 2 (1.26%) Bower
10 2 (1.26%) Jasmine
General
1 19 (11.95%) Finance
2 17 (10.69%) Publishing
3 16 (10.06%) Retail
4 11 (6.92%) Banking
4 11 (6.92%) Manufacturing
5 9 (5.66%) Marketing
6 6 (3.77%) Investment Banking
7 5 (3.14%) Games
8 4 (2.52%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.52%) Legal
9 2 (1.26%) Advertising
10 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 125 (78.62%) Developer
2 66 (41.51%) Front-End Developer
3 24 (15.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 15 (9.43%) Architect
5 14 (8.81%) Web Developer
6 11 (6.92%) HTML Developer
7 7 (4.40%) Senior Developer
8 6 (3.77%) Programmer
8 6 (3.77%) Java Developer
8 6 (3.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 5 (3.14%) Front-End Web Developer
9 5 (3.14%) Designer
9 5 (3.14%) Analyst
10 4 (2.52%) Analyst Programmer
10 4 (2.52%) .NET Developer
10 4 (2.52%) Team Leader
10 4 (2.52%) Senior Programmer
11 3 (1.89%) PHP Developer
11 3 (1.89%) Senior Analyst Programmer
11 3 (1.89%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (93.71%) HTML
1 149 (93.71%) CSS
2 88 (55.35%) HTML5
2 88 (55.35%) CSS3
3 66 (41.51%) jQuery
4 52 (32.70%) XHTML
5 47 (29.56%) JSP
6 42 (26.42%) Semantic HTML
7 36 (22.64%) JSTL
8 30 (18.87%) XML
9 29 (18.24%) XSLT
10 27 (16.98%) Ajax
11 23 (14.47%) Web Services
12 22 (13.84%) KnockoutJS
13 20 (12.58%) AngularJS
14 18 (11.32%) XSD
15 12 (7.55%) .NET
16 11 (6.92%) JSON
16 11 (6.92%) Ext JS
17 10 (6.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.55%) Data Conversion
2 10 (6.29%) Semantic Web
3 6 (3.77%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.52%) Online Games
4 4 (2.52%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.89%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.89%) Online Banking
6 2 (1.26%) Animation
6 2 (1.26%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.26%) Machine to Machine
6 2 (1.26%) Open Source
7 1 (0.63%) Social Media
7 1 (0.63%) iPad
7 1 (0.63%) iPhone
7 1 (0.63%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.81%) Linux
2 7 (4.40%) Windows
3 5 (3.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (3.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.26%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (30.82%) E-Commerce
2 45 (28.30%) OO
3 28 (17.61%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (11.32%) Scrum
5 16 (10.06%) Unit Testing
5 16 (10.06%) Responsive Web Design
6 14 (8.81%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (8.81%) Validation
7 13 (8.18%) Web Development
8 12 (7.55%) TDD
8 12 (7.55%) Content Management
9 11 (6.92%) RDF
10 10 (6.29%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (5.66%) Analytics
11 9 (5.66%) MVC
11 9 (5.66%) Knowledge Management
12 8 (5.03%) Use Case
12 8 (5.03%) SOA
13 7 (4.40%) UML
13 7 (4.40%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 117 (73.58%) JavaScript
2 51 (32.08%) Java
3 22 (13.84%) PHP
4 11 (6.92%) C#
4 11 (6.92%) XQuery
4 11 (6.92%) SPARQL
5 9 (5.66%) SQL
6 8 (5.03%) Ruby
7 7 (4.40%) VB6
7 7 (4.40%) VBScript
7 7 (4.40%) VB
8 4 (2.52%) ActionScript
8 4 (2.52%) Clojure
9 3 (1.89%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.89%) Python
10 2 (1.26%) Perl
10 2 (1.26%) PHP5
10 2 (1.26%) Scala
10 2 (1.26%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.63%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 22 (13.84%) Degree
2 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.06%) WAI
2 11 (6.92%) QA
3 5 (3.14%) WCAG
4 3 (1.89%) Section 508
4 3 (1.89%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (3.77%) 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 9 (5.66%) Google
2 8 (5.03%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.77%) hybris
3 6 (3.77%) Facebook
4 5 (3.14%) Twitter
4 5 (3.14%) Sitecore
5 4 (2.52%) Oracle
6 3 (1.89%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.89%) Zend
7 2 (1.26%) EPiServer
7 2 (1.26%) Interwoven
7 2 (1.26%) ATG
7 2 (1.26%) Omniture
8 1 (0.63%) Yahoo!
8 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.63%) Adobe
8 1 (0.63%) Sencha
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