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 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 400 396 354
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -42
Contract jobs citing W3C 36 28 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.12% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.33% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 22 52
Median daily rate £366 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.96% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £149 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £425 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £323 £344
% change year-on-year
+6.58% -6.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £21.58
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
7711 8397 8757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.11% 37.15% 36.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5349 5822 6209
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £292 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £377 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 150 203
Median hourly rate £20.06 £22.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.81% +25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £39.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.79%

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 3 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing W3C within the London region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Croydon -18 3 £258 -
Wimbledon - 3 £325 -
W3C
England

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 64 (87.67%) HTML
2 61 (83.56%) CSS
3 41 (56.16%) JavaScript
4 39 (53.42%) CSS3
5 37 (50.68%) HTML5
5 37 (50.68%) jQuery
6 31 (42.47%) Front End Development
7 27 (36.99%) User Experience
8 23 (31.51%) HTTP
9 22 (30.14%) AngularJS
10 21 (28.77%) Wireframes
11 17 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (21.92%) Information Architecture
13 15 (20.55%) XML
14 14 (19.18%) Web Services
14 14 (19.18%) TDD
14 14 (19.18%) Ajax
14 14 (19.18%) Sass
15 13 (17.81%) Prototyping
15 13 (17.81%) Usability Testing
16 12 (16.44%) Web Accessibility
16 12 (16.44%) RDF
17 11 (15.07%) SPARQL
17 11 (15.07%) Competitor Analysis
17 11 (15.07%) Subversion
17 11 (15.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 11 (15.07%) Grunt
17 11 (15.07%) Node.js
18 10 (13.70%) RESTful
18 10 (13.70%) Mobile First

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 3 (4.11%) Apache Qpid
1 3 (4.11%) Confluence
2 2 (2.74%) CMS
3 1 (1.37%) IIS
3 1 (1.37%) Jadu
3 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (9.59%) OmniGraffle
2 5 (6.85%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (5.48%) Photoshop
4 3 (4.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.37%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Basecamp
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.37%) CloudFront
2 1 (1.37%) GitHub
2 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (31.51%) HTTP
2 3 (4.11%) SNMP
3 2 (2.74%) Internet
3 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.37%) Extranet
4 1 (1.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.59%) MySQL
2 5 (6.85%) MongoDB
2 5 (6.85%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.48%) Triplestore
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (15.07%) Grunt
1 11 (15.07%) Subversion
2 9 (12.33%) Axure RP
3 8 (10.96%) Mocha
4 7 (9.59%) gulp
5 6 (8.22%) Karma Test Runner
5 6 (8.22%) Sinon.JS
6 5 (6.85%) PhantomJS
7 3 (4.11%) Git (software)
7 3 (4.11%) Jasmine
7 3 (4.11%) JIRA
8 2 (2.74%) webpack
9 1 (1.37%) Babel
9 1 (1.37%) Bower
9 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.37%) Protractor
9 1 (1.37%) Selenium
9 1 (1.37%) Vagrant
9 1 (1.37%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (10.96%) Publishing
2 4 (5.48%) Banking
3 3 (4.11%) Finance
3 3 (4.11%) Retail
3 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.37%) Legal
4 1 (1.37%) Local Government
4 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (54.79%) Developer
2 27 (36.99%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 17 (23.29%) Designer
4 13 (17.81%) UI Developer
5 11 (15.07%) JavaScript Developer
6 10 (13.70%) Angular Developer
6 10 (13.70%) HTML Developer
7 9 (12.33%) UI Designer
8 8 (10.96%) Senior Designer
8 8 (10.96%) UI/UX Developer
8 8 (10.96%) UX Developer
9 7 (9.59%) HTML CSS Developer
10 6 (8.22%) UX Designer
11 5 (6.85%) HTML CSS Designer
12 4 (5.48%) Architect
12 4 (5.48%) Consultant
12 4 (5.48%) Data Architect
12 4 (5.48%) Senior UI Designer
12 4 (5.48%) Senior UX Designer
13 3 (4.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (87.67%) HTML
2 61 (83.56%) CSS
3 39 (53.42%) CSS3
4 37 (50.68%) HTML5
4 37 (50.68%) jQuery
5 22 (30.14%) AngularJS
6 15 (20.55%) XML
7 14 (19.18%) Ajax
7 14 (19.18%) Sass
7 14 (19.18%) Web Services
8 11 (15.07%) Node.js
8 11 (15.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (13.70%) RESTful
10 9 (12.33%) Handlebars
10 9 (12.33%) LESS
10 9 (12.33%) REST
11 7 (9.59%) Express
11 7 (9.59%) RequireJS
11 7 (9.59%) Underscore.js
12 6 (8.22%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (36.99%) User Experience
2 5 (6.85%) Ontologies
3 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.48%) Linked Data
3 4 (5.48%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.11%) Digital Media
4 3 (4.11%) Semantic Web
4 3 (4.11%) Taxonomies
5 2 (2.74%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.37%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.11%) Linux
2 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.37%) Unix
2 1 (1.37%) Windows
2 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (42.47%) Front End Development
2 21 (28.77%) Wireframes
3 17 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (21.92%) Information Architecture
5 14 (19.18%) TDD
6 13 (17.81%) Prototyping
6 13 (17.81%) Usability Testing
7 12 (16.44%) RDF
7 12 (16.44%) Web Accessibility
8 11 (15.07%) Competitor Analysis
9 10 (13.70%) Mobile First
10 9 (12.33%) Validation
10 9 (12.33%) Web Development
11 8 (10.96%) E-Commerce
11 8 (10.96%) Progressive Enhancement
12 7 (9.59%) BDD
12 7 (9.59%) Coaching
12 7 (9.59%) Scrum
13 6 (8.22%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
13 6 (8.22%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 41 (56.16%) JavaScript
2 11 (15.07%) SPARQL
3 7 (9.59%) SQL
4 6 (8.22%) C
5 5 (6.85%) PHP
6 3 (4.11%) C++
6 3 (4.11%) Java
7 2 (2.74%) ES6
7 2 (2.74%) Python
8 1 (1.37%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.37%) C#
8 1 (1.37%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.37%) Perl
8 1 (1.37%) Ruby
8 1 (1.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (1.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.70%) WCAG
2 9 (12.33%) QA
3 8 (10.96%) WAI
4 1 (1.37%) Dublin Core
4 1 (1.37%) Section 508
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) Docker
1 3 (4.11%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 3 (4.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.37%) Adobe
2 1 (1.37%) Twitter
London
Jambo Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Square One Resources
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: MARKET RATE
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 7 months contract
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 19 days ago