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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 339 317 280
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -37
Contract jobs citing W3C 54 84 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.36% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 0.96% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 63 69
Average daily rate
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£353 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £283 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £13.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -13.33%
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
7920 8766 8163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.61% 37.59% 38.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5403 6152 5739
Average daily rate £464 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.05% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 164 163
Average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £22.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +0.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +8 8 £425 +13.33% 6
Wimbledon - 2 £306 -
New Malden - 1 £275 -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Ealing - - - - 1
W3C
England

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 100 (86.96%) HTML
2 95 (82.61%) JavaScript
3 94 (81.74%) CSS
4 73 (63.48%) HTML5
5 69 (60.00%) CSS3
6 51 (44.35%) jQuery
7 49 (42.61%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (38.26%) User Experience
9 43 (37.39%) Java
10 41 (35.65%) OO
11 39 (33.91%) XHTML
11 39 (33.91%) AngularJS
12 32 (27.83%) XML
13 31 (26.96%) Git (software)
14 29 (25.22%) Subversion
14 29 (25.22%) PHP
15 28 (24.35%) Web Services
16 27 (23.48%) TDD
17 24 (20.87%) SQL
17 24 (20.87%) Sass
17 24 (20.87%) Backbone.js
18 23 (20.00%) Ajax
19 22 (19.13%) E-Commerce
19 22 (19.13%) Scrum
20 20 (17.39%) Content Management
21 18 (15.65%) .NET
21 18 (15.65%) MySQL
21 18 (15.65%) KnockoutJS
21 18 (15.65%) Semantic HTML
22 17 (14.78%) C#

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (13.04%) CMS
2 10 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.96%) Node.js
3 8 (6.96%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (6.96%) nginx
3 8 (6.96%) Apache
4 5 (4.35%) WebLogic
4 5 (4.35%) IIS
4 5 (4.35%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (2.61%) TeamSite
5 3 (2.61%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.74%) WordPress
6 2 (1.74%) Jadu
6 2 (1.74%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.87%) Moodle
7 1 (0.87%) Immediacy CMS
7 1 (0.87%) Drupal
7 1 (0.87%) Sitefinity
7 1 (0.87%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 15 (13.04%) Photoshop
2 9 (7.83%) MS Office
3 8 (6.96%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (4.35%) MS Project
5 4 (3.48%) Acrobat
6 2 (1.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (1.74%) InDesign
7 1 (0.87%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.74%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.87%) Magento
3 1 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.87%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.83%) GitHub
2 2 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.87%) SaaS
3 1 (0.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.83%) Intranet
2 8 (6.96%) Internet
2 8 (6.96%) HTTP
3 5 (4.35%) LDAP
4 3 (2.61%) Extranet
4 3 (2.61%) DVB
5 2 (1.74%) DAB
6 1 (0.87%) DNS
6 1 (0.87%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.65%) MySQL
2 8 (6.96%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (4.35%) OLTP
3 5 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.35%) TKPROF
4 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (26.96%) Git (software)
2 29 (25.22%) Subversion
3 9 (7.83%) Bitbucket
4 7 (6.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (5.22%) Grunt
6 5 (4.35%) Visual Studio
6 5 (4.35%) JUnit
6 5 (4.35%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (4.35%) Rational Robot
6 5 (4.35%) RequisitePro
6 5 (4.35%) Rational Functional Tester
6 5 (4.35%) Mercurial
6 5 (4.35%) Maven
6 5 (4.35%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.35%) SoapUI
7 4 (3.48%) SonarQube
7 4 (3.48%) webpack
7 4 (3.48%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (2.61%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.61%) Jasmine
General
1 17 (14.78%) Finance
2 8 (6.96%) Games
3 7 (6.09%) Retail
4 5 (4.35%) Publishing
5 3 (2.61%) Marketing
5 3 (2.61%) Banking
5 3 (2.61%) Advertising
6 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.87%) Electronics
7 1 (0.87%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.87%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 90 (78.26%) Developer
2 45 (39.13%) Front-End Developer
3 17 (14.78%) Web Developer
4 13 (11.30%) JavaScript Developer
5 10 (8.70%) Front-End Web Developer
6 8 (6.96%) UI Programmer
6 8 (6.96%) UI Developer
7 7 (6.09%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.35%) Tester
8 5 (4.35%) LAMP Developer
8 5 (4.35%) Designer
8 5 (4.35%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 5 (4.35%) PHP Developer
8 5 (4.35%) Java Developer
8 5 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
8 5 (4.35%) UI Designer
8 5 (4.35%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 4 (3.48%) CMS Developer
9 4 (3.48%) Architect
10 3 (2.61%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (86.96%) HTML
2 94 (81.74%) CSS
3 73 (63.48%) HTML5
4 69 (60.00%) CSS3
5 51 (44.35%) jQuery
6 39 (33.91%) XHTML
6 39 (33.91%) AngularJS
7 32 (27.83%) XML
8 28 (24.35%) Web Services
9 24 (20.87%) Sass
9 24 (20.87%) Backbone.js
10 23 (20.00%) Ajax
11 18 (15.65%) .NET
11 18 (15.65%) KnockoutJS
11 18 (15.65%) Semantic HTML
12 16 (13.91%) LESS
13 15 (13.04%) RESTful
14 12 (10.43%) XSLT
15 11 (9.57%) REST
16 10 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 44 (38.26%) User Experience
2 12 (10.43%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.09%) Digital Media
5 5 (4.35%) Replication
6 3 (2.61%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.61%) Online Games
6 3 (2.61%) Interactive TV
6 3 (2.61%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.61%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.61%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.74%) Web 2.0
7 2 (1.74%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.87%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.87%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.87%) DTV
8 1 (0.87%) Social Media
8 1 (0.87%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.87%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.78%) Linux
2 8 (6.96%) Windows
3 7 (6.09%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.35%) CentOS
4 5 (4.35%) Android
4 5 (4.35%) Ubuntu
5 4 (3.48%) VMS
6 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (42.61%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (35.65%) OO
3 27 (23.48%) TDD
4 22 (19.13%) E-Commerce
4 22 (19.13%) Scrum
5 20 (17.39%) Content Management
6 16 (13.91%) MVC
7 15 (13.04%) BDD
7 15 (13.04%) Web Development
8 11 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (8.70%) UML
9 10 (8.70%) RUP
10 9 (7.83%) Analytics
10 9 (7.83%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (6.09%) Test Automation
11 7 (6.09%) UX Design
12 6 (5.22%) Software Engineering
12 6 (5.22%) Information Architecture
12 6 (5.22%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 95 (82.61%) JavaScript
2 43 (37.39%) Java
3 29 (25.22%) PHP
4 24 (20.87%) SQL
5 17 (14.78%) C#
6 13 (11.30%) Ruby
7 10 (8.70%) PL/SQL
8 9 (7.83%) Clojure
9 5 (4.35%) XPath
9 5 (4.35%) Bash Shell
10 4 (3.48%) C
10 4 (3.48%) Python
11 3 (2.61%) PHP5
12 2 (1.74%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.74%) C++
12 2 (1.74%) Perl
12 2 (1.74%) VBScript
12 2 (1.74%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (14.78%) Degree
2 5 (4.35%) DV Cleared
2 5 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.87%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.09%) QA
2 5 (4.35%) WCAG
2 5 (4.35%) Data Quality
3 4 (3.48%) WAI
System Software
1 8 (6.96%) Varnish
2 5 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (4.35%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 5 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (4.35%) Data Guard
1 5 (4.35%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 11 (9.57%) Sitecore
2 9 (7.83%) Adobe
3 7 (6.09%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.22%) Oracle
5 5 (4.35%) RedDot
5 5 (4.35%) HP
5 5 (4.35%) IBM
6 4 (3.48%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.48%) OpenText
7 3 (2.61%) Google
8 2 (1.74%) Interwoven
8 2 (1.74%) Perforce
9 1 (0.87%) SAP
9 1 (0.87%) FatWire
9 1 (0.87%) VMware
9 1 (0.87%) hybris
9 1 (0.87%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.87%) Zend
9 1 (0.87%) Omniture
9 1 (0.87%) ExactTarget
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