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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 362 371 331
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -40
Contract jobs citing W3C 46 44 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.21% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 0.57% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 32 45
Average daily rate £375 £358 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% -10.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £299 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £379 £320 £288
% change year-on-year
+18.33% +11.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £21.58 £10.93
% change year-on-year
- +97.52%
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
7569 7666 8365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.74% 36.15% 38.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5294 5373 5683
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £286 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 151 161
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.02% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.47 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.00 £48.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing W3C within the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Croydon - 4 £306 -
City of London +25 3 £438 +9.37% 2
W3C
England

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 78 (96.30%) HTML
2 75 (92.59%) CSS
3 55 (67.90%) JavaScript
4 41 (50.62%) HTML5
5 36 (44.44%) CSS3
5 36 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (40.74%) jQuery
7 26 (32.10%) User Experience
8 23 (28.40%) Front End Development
9 22 (27.16%) Sass
10 19 (23.46%) Git (software)
10 19 (23.46%) Web Accessibility
11 18 (22.22%) Axure RP
12 17 (20.99%) OmniGraffle
12 17 (20.99%) Responsive Web Design
13 16 (19.75%) LESS
13 16 (19.75%) Node.js
13 16 (19.75%) TDD
14 15 (18.52%) PHP
15 14 (17.28%) Web Services
16 13 (16.05%) HTTP
16 13 (16.05%) Web Development
16 13 (16.05%) JIRA
16 13 (16.05%) Grunt
17 12 (14.81%) OO
18 11 (13.58%) Linux
18 11 (13.58%) Ajax
18 11 (13.58%) Subversion
19 10 (12.35%) Java
20 9 (11.11%) E-Commerce

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (19.75%) Node.js
2 9 (11.11%) Confluence
3 5 (6.17%) WordPress
4 4 (4.94%) CMS
5 3 (3.70%) Alfresco
5 3 (3.70%) Mule
5 3 (3.70%) Mule ESB
5 3 (3.70%) WildFly
6 2 (2.47%) Apache
6 2 (2.47%) Drupal
7 1 (1.23%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.23%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (20.99%) OmniGraffle
2 4 (4.94%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (4.94%) Photoshop
3 3 (3.70%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) GitHub
1 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.94%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.47%) Basecamp
4 1 (1.23%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.23%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.05%) HTTP
2 5 (6.17%) DNS
2 5 (6.17%) Internet
2 5 (6.17%) SSL
2 5 (6.17%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.70%) Firewall
3 3 (3.70%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (3.70%) VPN
4 1 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.70%) MongoDB
1 3 (3.70%) MySQL
1 3 (3.70%) NoSQL
1 3 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (23.46%) Git (software)
2 18 (22.22%) Axure RP
3 13 (16.05%) Grunt
3 13 (16.05%) JIRA
4 11 (13.58%) Subversion
5 8 (9.88%) Mocha
6 7 (8.64%) Jenkins
7 6 (7.41%) Jasmine
7 6 (7.41%) Karma Test Runner
8 5 (6.17%) Maven
8 5 (6.17%) Selenium
9 4 (4.94%) gulp
9 4 (4.94%) PhantomJS
10 3 (3.70%) Artifactory
10 3 (3.70%) Gerrit
10 3 (3.70%) Gitweb
10 3 (3.70%) Gradle
10 3 (3.70%) PHPUnit
10 3 (3.70%) SonarQube
10 3 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (8.64%) Retail
2 6 (7.41%) Advertising
3 5 (6.17%) Marketing
4 4 (4.94%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.70%) Local Government
6 2 (2.47%) Finance
6 2 (2.47%) Games
7 1 (1.23%) Dutch Language
7 1 (1.23%) French Language
7 1 (1.23%) German Language
7 1 (1.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (62.96%) Developer
2 25 (30.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 23 (28.40%) Designer
4 19 (23.46%) JavaScript Developer
5 18 (22.22%) UX Designer
6 8 (9.88%) Lead Developer
6 8 (9.88%) Web Developer
7 7 (8.64%) PHP Developer
8 6 (7.41%) HTML Developer
9 4 (4.94%) HTML CSS Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Junior
9 4 (4.94%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.94%) UI Developer
10 3 (3.70%) .NET Web Developer
10 3 (3.70%) Analyst
10 3 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.70%) C# Web Developer
10 3 (3.70%) Java Developer
10 3 (3.70%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (96.30%) HTML
2 75 (92.59%) CSS
3 41 (50.62%) HTML5
4 36 (44.44%) CSS3
5 33 (40.74%) jQuery
6 22 (27.16%) Sass
7 16 (19.75%) LESS
8 14 (17.28%) Web Services
9 11 (13.58%) Ajax
10 9 (11.11%) AngularJS
10 9 (11.11%) RESTful
11 7 (8.64%) JSON
11 7 (8.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (7.41%) Backbone.js
12 6 (7.41%) JSP
12 6 (7.41%) React
12 6 (7.41%) RequireJS
12 6 (7.41%) REST
12 6 (7.41%) XHTML
12 6 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (32.10%) User Experience
2 4 (4.94%) New Media
2 4 (4.94%) Streaming Video
3 3 (3.70%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.70%) Social Media
4 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.47%) Graphic Design
4 2 (2.47%) Online Games
5 1 (1.23%) BBC
5 1 (1.23%) Blog
5 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.23%) EPoS
5 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.23%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.23%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.58%) Linux
2 3 (3.70%) CentOS
3 1 (1.23%) Android
3 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.23%) Windows
3 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (28.40%) Front End Development
3 19 (23.46%) Web Accessibility
4 17 (20.99%) Responsive Web Design
5 16 (19.75%) TDD
6 13 (16.05%) Web Development
7 12 (14.81%) OO
8 9 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 8 (9.88%) SEO
10 7 (8.64%) BDD
10 7 (8.64%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (8.64%) Progressive Enhancement
10 7 (8.64%) SOA
10 7 (8.64%) Software Engineering
10 7 (8.64%) Unit Testing
10 7 (8.64%) Workflow
11 6 (7.41%) MVC
11 6 (7.41%) Scrum
12 5 (6.17%) Analytics
12 5 (6.17%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 55 (67.90%) JavaScript
2 15 (18.52%) PHP
3 10 (12.35%) Java
4 6 (7.41%) Bash Shell
4 6 (7.41%) Ruby
5 5 (6.17%) Python
6 4 (4.94%) Perl
7 3 (3.70%) C#
7 3 (3.70%) Scala
8 2 (2.47%) ES6
8 2 (2.47%) PHP 5
8 2 (2.47%) SQL
9 1 (1.23%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) Degree
1 3 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.47%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) QA
1 5 (6.17%) WCAG
2 3 (3.70%) WAI
3 2 (2.47%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (3.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) Ansible
1 3 (3.70%) Kibana
1 3 (3.70%) logstash
1 3 (3.70%) Rundeck
1 3 (3.70%) Salt
1 3 (3.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (6.17%) Twitter
2 4 (4.94%) Google
3 3 (3.70%) Adobe
3 3 (3.70%) hybris
3 3 (3.70%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.70%) VMware
4 2 (2.47%) Facebook
4 2 (2.47%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.47%) Zend
5 1 (1.23%) ATG
5 1 (1.23%) Demandware
5 1 (1.23%) Omniture
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Austin Fraser
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