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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
England / London
Rank 372 382 369
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Contract jobs citing W3C 37 38 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.50% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 33
Median daily rate £358 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.53% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.78% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £21.58

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
7018 7595 7647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.10% 36.17% 36.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4843 5248 5381
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 136 149
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +25.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.02 £13.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.88 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +22.85%

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing W3C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing W3C within the London region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wimbledon - 4 £325 -
City of London -2 2 £250 -
Croydon - 2 £258 -
W3C
England

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing W3C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for W3C.

1 65 (83.33%) HTML
2 61 (78.21%) CSS
3 42 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 41 (52.56%) CSS3
5 39 (50.00%) HTML5
6 34 (43.59%) Front End Development
7 32 (41.03%) jQuery
8 23 (29.49%) User Experience
9 18 (23.08%) HTTP
10 17 (21.79%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (20.51%) Sass
11 16 (20.51%) AngularJS
11 16 (20.51%) Wireframes
12 15 (19.23%) Node.js
12 15 (19.23%) TDD
12 15 (19.23%) WCAG
13 13 (16.67%) Subversion
13 13 (16.67%) Web Services
13 13 (16.67%) XML
14 12 (15.38%) LESS
14 12 (15.38%) Grunt
15 11 (14.10%) Mobile First
15 11 (14.10%) Handlebars
15 11 (14.10%) Information Architecture
15 11 (14.10%) SPARQL
15 11 (14.10%) Web Accessibility
15 11 (14.10%) RDF
16 10 (12.82%) Validation
16 10 (12.82%) Web Development
16 10 (12.82%) QA

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.13%) CMS
1 4 (5.13%) Confluence
2 3 (3.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (3.85%) Apache Qpid
3 2 (2.56%) ATG Dynamo
3 2 (2.56%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.56%) WordPress
4 1 (1.28%) Jadu
4 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (8.97%) MS Excel
1 7 (8.97%) OmniGraffle
2 6 (7.69%) Photoshop
3 3 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.28%) InDesign
4 1 (1.28%) MS Office
4 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Basecamp
2 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.28%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.28%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.28%) CloudFront
2 1 (1.28%) GitHub
2 1 (1.28%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.08%) HTTP
2 3 (3.85%) Internet
2 3 (3.85%) Intranet
2 3 (3.85%) SNMP
3 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.28%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.69%) MySQL
2 5 (6.41%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.13%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.13%) Triplestore
4 1 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (16.67%) Subversion
2 12 (15.38%) Grunt
3 7 (8.97%) Axure RP
3 7 (8.97%) Git (software)
3 7 (8.97%) Mocha
4 6 (7.69%) Karma Test Runner
4 6 (7.69%) PhantomJS
4 6 (7.69%) Sinon.JS
5 4 (5.13%) JIRA
6 3 (3.85%) Bitbucket
6 3 (3.85%) gulp
6 3 (3.85%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.85%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.56%) Selenium
7 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.28%) Bower
8 1 (1.28%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.28%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.28%) webpack
8 1 (1.28%) XMLSpy
General
1 9 (11.54%) Publishing
2 6 (7.69%) Retail
3 4 (5.13%) Banking
3 4 (5.13%) Czech Language
3 4 (5.13%) Finance
3 4 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.28%) Electronics
4 1 (1.28%) Legal
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (51.28%) Developer
2 29 (37.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 18 (23.08%) Designer
4 13 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 11 (14.10%) HTML Developer
5 11 (14.10%) UI Developer
6 10 (12.82%) UI Designer
7 9 (11.54%) Senior Designer
8 8 (10.26%) Angular Developer
9 6 (7.69%) Architect
9 6 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
9 6 (7.69%) UX Designer
10 5 (6.41%) HTML CSS Designer
10 5 (6.41%) Senior UX Designer
11 4 (5.13%) Data Architect
11 4 (5.13%) Lead Developer
11 4 (5.13%) Senior Developer
11 4 (5.13%) Senior UI Designer
11 4 (5.13%) Web Engineer
12 3 (3.85%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (83.33%) HTML
2 61 (78.21%) CSS
3 41 (52.56%) CSS3
4 39 (50.00%) HTML5
5 32 (41.03%) jQuery
6 16 (20.51%) AngularJS
6 16 (20.51%) Sass
7 15 (19.23%) Node.js
8 13 (16.67%) Web Services
8 13 (16.67%) XML
9 12 (15.38%) LESS
10 11 (14.10%) Handlebars
11 9 (11.54%) Ajax
11 9 (11.54%) RESTful
11 9 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (10.26%) Express
12 8 (10.26%) REST
13 7 (8.97%) RequireJS
13 7 (8.97%) Underscore.js
14 6 (7.69%) Chai
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.49%) User Experience
2 9 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.41%) Ontologies
4 4 (5.13%) Linked Data
4 4 (5.13%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.85%) Digital Media
5 3 (3.85%) Semantic Web
5 3 (3.85%) Taxonomies
6 2 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.28%) Copywriting
7 1 (1.28%) iPad
7 1 (1.28%) IPTV
7 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.28%) NHS
7 1 (1.28%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.13%) Linux
2 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.28%) Android
3 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (43.59%) Front End Development
2 17 (21.79%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (20.51%) Wireframes
4 15 (19.23%) TDD
5 11 (14.10%) Information Architecture
5 11 (14.10%) Mobile First
5 11 (14.10%) RDF
5 11 (14.10%) Web Accessibility
6 10 (12.82%) E-Commerce
6 10 (12.82%) Validation
6 10 (12.82%) Web Development
7 9 (11.54%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 9 (11.54%) Progressive Enhancement
7 9 (11.54%) Usability Testing
8 8 (10.26%) Prototyping
8 8 (10.26%) Software Engineering
9 7 (8.97%) BDD
9 7 (8.97%) Competitor Analysis
9 7 (8.97%) Scrum
10 6 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 42 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 11 (14.10%) SPARQL
3 9 (11.54%) SQL
4 7 (8.97%) C
5 6 (7.69%) C#
5 6 (7.69%) Java
6 4 (5.13%) C++
6 4 (5.13%) PHP
7 1 (1.28%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.28%) ES6
7 1 (1.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (6.41%) Degree
2 4 (5.13%) MBA
3 2 (2.56%) ISEB
4 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (19.23%) WCAG
2 10 (12.82%) QA
3 5 (6.41%) WAI
4 2 (2.56%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.28%) Dublin Core
5 1 (1.28%) Section 508
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) Docker
1 3 (3.85%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 5 (6.41%) Adobe
2 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.56%) ATG
4 1 (1.28%) Atlassian