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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 353 348 332
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -16
Contract jobs citing W3C 66 74 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.31% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.75% 0.83% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 40 69
Average daily rate
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£360 £406 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £349 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
8764 8962 9756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.41% 37.38% 39.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 6061 5962 6653
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 183 197
Average hourly rate £21.35 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.36% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.04 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.80 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%

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 August 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 31 August 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
Croydon -8 14 £350 -17.64%
City of London -9 5 £394 -1.56% 2
New Malden - 1 £300 -
W3C
England

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 120 (90.23%) HTML
2 115 (86.47%) CSS
3 105 (78.95%) JavaScript
4 96 (72.18%) CSS3
5 92 (69.17%) HTML5
6 67 (50.38%) jQuery
7 66 (49.62%) Agile Software Development
8 62 (46.62%) User Experience
9 40 (30.08%) Java
10 39 (29.32%) Git (software)
11 38 (28.57%) AngularJS
12 32 (24.06%) E-Commerce
13 30 (22.56%) XHTML
14 29 (21.80%) KnockoutJS
15 28 (21.05%) Photoshop
16 27 (20.30%) Scrum
16 27 (20.30%) Ajax
17 25 (18.80%) OO
17 25 (18.80%) Semantic HTML
18 22 (16.54%) Responsive Web Design
18 22 (16.54%) HTTP
19 21 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 20 (15.04%) SQL
20 20 (15.04%) Subversion
20 20 (15.04%) Security Cleared
21 19 (14.29%) Node.js
22 18 (13.53%) JIRA
22 18 (13.53%) MVC
22 18 (13.53%) Sass
23 17 (12.78%) Backbone.js

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 19 (14.29%) Node.js
2 14 (10.53%) Confluence
3 13 (9.77%) nginx
3 13 (9.77%) WebLogic
3 13 (9.77%) Apache
4 12 (9.02%) Tomcat
5 11 (8.27%) GlassFish
5 11 (8.27%) Mule
5 11 (8.27%) WildFly
5 11 (8.27%) Mule ESB
6 10 (7.52%) Apache TomEE
6 10 (7.52%) Tornado
6 10 (7.52%) Alfresco
6 10 (7.52%) Jetty
6 10 (7.52%) JBoss
6 10 (7.52%) iPlanet
6 10 (7.52%) CMS
7 9 (6.77%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (6.77%) Apache Qpid
8 4 (3.01%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (21.05%) Photoshop
2 17 (12.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (5.26%) MS Office
4 4 (3.01%) OmniGraffle
4 4 (3.01%) Acrobat
5 3 (2.26%) MS Excel
6 2 (1.50%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.75%) GIMP
7 1 (0.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (9.02%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.77%) OpenShift
2 5 (3.76%) GitHub
3 3 (2.26%) Google Analytics
3 3 (2.26%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (1.50%) Office 365
4 2 (1.50%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (16.54%) HTTP
2 9 (6.77%) OpenLDAP
3 4 (3.01%) Internet
3 4 (3.01%) DAB
4 2 (1.50%) Extranet
4 2 (1.50%) LDAP
5 1 (0.75%) VPN
5 1 (0.75%) Intranet
5 1 (0.75%) Firewall
5 1 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.75%) Wireless
5 1 (0.75%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.03%) MySQL
2 10 (7.52%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (7.52%) MongoDB
2 10 (7.52%) Redis
3 9 (6.77%) Riak
3 9 (6.77%) Infinispan
3 9 (6.77%) InterSystems Cache
4 6 (4.51%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.26%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.26%) OLTP
5 3 (2.26%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.26%) TKPROF
6 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 39 (29.32%) Git (software)
2 20 (15.04%) Subversion
3 18 (13.53%) JIRA
4 11 (8.27%) Maven
4 11 (8.27%) Jenkins
5 10 (7.52%) Gradle
5 10 (7.52%) Artifactory
5 10 (7.52%) Gerrit
5 10 (7.52%) Selenium
5 10 (7.52%) JUnit
5 10 (7.52%) JMeter
5 10 (7.52%) SonarQube
6 9 (6.77%) Mocha
7 8 (6.02%) Jasmine
8 7 (5.26%) Axure RP
9 5 (3.76%) Grunt
9 5 (3.76%) Visual Studio
10 4 (3.01%) Bitbucket
10 4 (3.01%) JSUnit
11 3 (2.26%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 15 (11.28%) Telecoms
2 11 (8.27%) Finance
3 7 (5.26%) Advertising
4 5 (3.76%) Retail
5 4 (3.01%) Marketing
6 3 (2.26%) Games
7 1 (0.75%) Banking
7 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 104 (78.20%) Developer
2 47 (35.34%) Front-End Developer
3 23 (17.29%) UI Developer
4 22 (16.54%) UI Programmer
4 22 (16.54%) Web Developer
5 12 (9.02%) Designer
6 11 (8.27%) JavaScript Developer
7 8 (6.02%) Architect
7 8 (6.02%) Java Developer
8 7 (5.26%) Java Architect
8 7 (5.26%) Front-End Web Developer
9 5 (3.76%) UX Developer
9 5 (3.76%) .NET Developer
10 4 (3.01%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.01%) Junior
10 4 (3.01%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.01%) Junior Designer
10 4 (3.01%) UX Designer
11 3 (2.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (2.26%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (90.23%) HTML
2 115 (86.47%) CSS
3 96 (72.18%) CSS3
4 92 (69.17%) HTML5
5 67 (50.38%) jQuery
6 38 (28.57%) AngularJS
7 30 (22.56%) XHTML
8 29 (21.80%) KnockoutJS
9 27 (20.30%) Ajax
10 25 (18.80%) Semantic HTML
11 21 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 18 (13.53%) Sass
13 17 (12.78%) Backbone.js
14 15 (11.28%) REST
14 15 (11.28%) JSON
15 14 (10.53%) JSP
15 14 (10.53%) Ember.js
16 13 (9.77%) XML
16 13 (9.77%) Spring
17 12 (9.02%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 62 (46.62%) User Experience
2 6 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.01%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.01%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.26%) Replication
4 3 (2.26%) Online Games
5 2 (1.50%) Streaming Video
5 2 (1.50%) Grid Computing
5 2 (1.50%) Taxonomies
5 2 (1.50%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.75%) Psychology
6 1 (0.75%) Clustering
6 1 (0.75%) BBC
6 1 (0.75%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.75%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.75%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.28%) Linux
2 10 (7.52%) CentOS
3 9 (6.77%) Ubuntu
4 4 (3.01%) Windows
5 2 (1.50%) Android
5 2 (1.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (49.62%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (24.06%) E-Commerce
3 27 (20.30%) Scrum
4 25 (18.80%) OO
5 22 (16.54%) Responsive Web Design
6 18 (13.53%) MVC
7 17 (12.78%) TDD
8 16 (12.03%) SOA
8 16 (12.03%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (11.28%) Web Design
10 14 (10.53%) Validation
11 12 (9.02%) Configuration Management
11 12 (9.02%) Open Source
12 11 (8.27%) Information Architecture
12 11 (8.27%) Unit Testing
12 11 (8.27%) Web Development
13 9 (6.77%) Document Management
13 9 (6.77%) Microservices
13 9 (6.77%) Data Virtualisation
14 8 (6.02%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 105 (78.95%) JavaScript
2 40 (30.08%) Java
3 20 (15.04%) SQL
4 15 (11.28%) PHP
5 12 (9.02%) C#
6 7 (5.26%) Ruby
7 4 (3.01%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.01%) Clojure
7 4 (3.01%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.26%) Perl
8 3 (2.26%) XPath
8 3 (2.26%) Python
8 3 (2.26%) Scala
9 2 (1.50%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.50%) C
10 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.75%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.75%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 20 (15.04%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.77%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.51%) Degree
4 3 (2.26%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.75%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.52%) QA
2 5 (3.76%) WCAG
3 3 (2.26%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.75%) WAI
System Software
1 13 (9.77%) Varnish
2 10 (7.52%) vCloud
2 10 (7.52%) Squid
3 9 (6.77%) Active Directory
3 9 (6.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.26%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.50%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 10 (7.52%) Ansible
1 10 (7.52%) logstash
1 10 (7.52%) Salt
1 10 (7.52%) Kibana
1 10 (7.52%) ZABBIX
1 10 (7.52%) Rundeck
2 9 (6.77%) Puppet
2 9 (6.77%) HAProxy
3 3 (2.26%) Oracle Flashback
3 3 (2.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (2.26%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (2.26%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.75%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 15 (11.28%) Oracle
2 11 (8.27%) Adobe
2 11 (8.27%) Red Hat
3 10 (7.52%) VMware
4 9 (6.77%) Pega
4 9 (6.77%) Splunk
4 9 (6.77%) Twitter
5 8 (6.02%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.26%) Sitecore
6 3 (2.26%) hybris
7 2 (1.50%) GigaSpaces
7 2 (1.50%) BT
7 2 (1.50%) IBM
8 1 (0.75%) HP
8 1 (0.75%) Interwoven
8 1 (0.75%) ATG
8 1 (0.75%) Omniture
8 1 (0.75%) Google
8 1 (0.75%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.75%) ExactTarget
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