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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 337 345 315
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -30
Contract jobs citing W3C 65 80 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 0.88% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 59 43
Average daily rate
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£375 £395 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +7.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £455 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £288 £275
% change year-on-year
+11.30% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.58 £10.96 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+96.85% -51.27%
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
8091 9055 7901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.97% 37.21% 36.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5804 6325 5487
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 166 206
Average hourly rate £17.00 £23.67 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.17% +15.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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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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 +5 12 £365 -3.31% 5
W3C
England

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 116 (88.55%) HTML
2 111 (84.73%) CSS
3 102 (77.86%) JavaScript
4 80 (61.07%) HTML5
5 75 (57.25%) CSS3
6 61 (46.56%) jQuery
7 52 (39.69%) Agile Software Development
8 46 (35.11%) OO
9 43 (32.82%) Java
10 42 (32.06%) User Experience
11 41 (31.30%) XHTML
12 31 (23.66%) Subversion
13 30 (22.90%) Git (software)
13 30 (22.90%) XML
14 29 (22.14%) Ajax
15 28 (21.37%) PHP
15 28 (21.37%) AngularJS
16 23 (17.56%) Web Services
17 22 (16.79%) E-Commerce
17 22 (16.79%) Scrum
17 22 (16.79%) TDD
18 21 (16.03%) Web Development
18 21 (16.03%) Degree
18 21 (16.03%) RESTful
18 21 (16.03%) Semantic HTML
19 20 (15.27%) JSP
20 18 (13.74%) MVC
20 18 (13.74%) KnockoutJS
21 17 (12.98%) SQL
22 16 (12.21%) Content Management

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 16 (12.21%) CMS
2 14 (10.69%) Node.js
3 12 (9.16%) Apache
4 9 (6.87%) SharePoint
5 8 (6.11%) nginx
6 4 (3.05%) WebLogic
6 4 (3.05%) IIS
6 4 (3.05%) Oracle Application Server
6 4 (3.05%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (2.29%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.53%) Drupal
8 2 (1.53%) Moodle
8 2 (1.53%) WordPress
8 2 (1.53%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.76%) TYPO3
9 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.76%) TeamSite
Applications
1 14 (10.69%) Photoshop
2 10 (7.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (6.11%) MS Office
4 4 (3.05%) Acrobat
4 4 (3.05%) MS Project
5 2 (1.53%) InDesign
5 2 (1.53%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.76%) GIMP
6 1 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (3.05%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.53%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.34%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.34%) Intranet
1 7 (5.34%) Internet
2 5 (3.82%) DAB
3 4 (3.05%) HTTP
3 4 (3.05%) LDAP
4 3 (2.29%) DVB
5 2 (1.53%) DNS
6 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.45%) MySQL
2 6 (4.58%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.05%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.05%) TKPROF
3 4 (3.05%) OLTP
3 4 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.05%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.53%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 31 (23.66%) Subversion
2 30 (22.90%) Git (software)
3 12 (9.16%) Jenkins
4 8 (6.11%) Jasmine
5 7 (5.34%) Mercurial
6 6 (4.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 6 (4.58%) JUnit
7 5 (3.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (3.82%) Maven
7 5 (3.82%) QUnit
7 5 (3.82%) Sinon.JS
8 4 (3.05%) Grunt
8 4 (3.05%) Bitbucket
8 4 (3.05%) Hudson
8 4 (3.05%) SoapUI
8 4 (3.05%) Rational Robot
8 4 (3.05%) QuickTest Pro
8 4 (3.05%) RequisitePro
8 4 (3.05%) Visual Studio
8 4 (3.05%) Cucumber
General
1 13 (9.92%) Finance
2 10 (7.63%) Retail
3 9 (6.87%) Games
4 8 (6.11%) Publishing
5 5 (3.82%) Banking
6 4 (3.05%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.53%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.76%) Back Office
8 1 (0.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 101 (77.10%) Developer
2 56 (42.75%) Front-End Developer
3 17 (12.98%) JavaScript Developer
4 13 (9.92%) Web Developer
5 9 (6.87%) PHP Developer
5 9 (6.87%) Architect
6 8 (6.11%) Senior Developer
6 8 (6.11%) Front-End Web Developer
7 7 (5.34%) Designer
8 6 (4.58%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 6 (4.58%) UI Programmer
8 6 (4.58%) UI Designer
8 6 (4.58%) UI Developer
8 6 (4.58%) LAMP Developer
9 5 (3.82%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 5 (3.82%) HTML Developer
10 4 (3.05%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.05%) Oracle Developer
11 3 (2.29%) CMS Developer
11 3 (2.29%) CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (88.55%) HTML
2 111 (84.73%) CSS
3 80 (61.07%) HTML5
4 75 (57.25%) CSS3
5 61 (46.56%) jQuery
6 41 (31.30%) XHTML
7 30 (22.90%) XML
8 29 (22.14%) Ajax
9 28 (21.37%) AngularJS
10 23 (17.56%) Web Services
11 21 (16.03%) RESTful
11 21 (16.03%) Semantic HTML
12 20 (15.27%) JSP
13 18 (13.74%) KnockoutJS
14 14 (10.69%) Backbone.js
15 13 (9.92%) Sass
15 13 (9.92%) JSON
15 13 (9.92%) JSTL
15 13 (9.92%) XSLT
16 12 (9.16%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 42 (32.06%) User Experience
2 9 (6.87%) Digital Media
2 9 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.11%) Mobile App
3 8 (6.11%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.05%) Replication
4 4 (3.05%) Online Games
5 3 (2.29%) Data Conversion
5 3 (2.29%) Interactive TV
5 3 (2.29%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.29%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.53%) E-Learning
6 2 (1.53%) Animation
6 2 (1.53%) Learning Management System
6 2 (1.53%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.76%) Social Media
7 1 (0.76%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.76%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.76%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.76%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.45%) Linux
2 11 (8.40%) Apple iOS
3 8 (6.11%) Android
4 7 (5.34%) Windows
5 4 (3.05%) VMS
5 4 (3.05%) Ubuntu
5 4 (3.05%) CentOS
6 2 (1.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (39.69%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (35.11%) OO
3 22 (16.79%) E-Commerce
3 22 (16.79%) Scrum
3 22 (16.79%) TDD
4 21 (16.03%) Web Development
5 18 (13.74%) MVC
6 16 (12.21%) Content Management
7 14 (10.69%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (9.16%) Web Accessibility
8 12 (9.16%) Responsive Web Design
9 11 (8.40%) Software Engineering
10 10 (7.63%) OOP
10 10 (7.63%) BDD
11 9 (6.87%) SEO
12 8 (6.11%) RUP
12 8 (6.11%) UML
12 8 (6.11%) UX Design
13 7 (5.34%) Analytics
14 6 (4.58%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 102 (77.86%) JavaScript
2 43 (32.82%) Java
3 28 (21.37%) PHP
4 17 (12.98%) SQL
5 13 (9.92%) Ruby
6 11 (8.40%) C#
7 8 (6.11%) Python
7 8 (6.11%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.82%) Scala
8 5 (3.82%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.05%) PHP5
9 4 (3.05%) XPath
9 4 (3.05%) Clojure
10 3 (2.29%) XQuery
11 2 (1.53%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.53%) VBScript
11 2 (1.53%) Perl
11 2 (1.53%) SPARQL
12 1 (0.76%) C
12 1 (0.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 21 (16.03%) Degree
2 4 (3.05%) DV Cleared
2 4 (3.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.87%) WAI
2 7 (5.34%) WCAG
3 6 (4.58%) QA
4 4 (3.05%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.76%) SLA
5 1 (0.76%) Section 508
System Software
1 8 (6.11%) Varnish
2 4 (3.05%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (3.05%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (3.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (3.05%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (5.34%) Google
1 7 (5.34%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.82%) Facebook
2 5 (3.82%) Twitter
3 4 (3.05%) RedDot
3 4 (3.05%) Red Hat
3 4 (3.05%) Adobe
3 4 (3.05%) IBM
3 4 (3.05%) HP
3 4 (3.05%) Oracle
3 4 (3.05%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.29%) Open Text
5 2 (1.53%) Zend
6 1 (0.76%) SAP
6 1 (0.76%) Perforce
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