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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 410 358 341
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -17
Contract jobs citing W3C 26 76 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.32% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.87% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 40 48
Median daily rate £350 £355 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £453 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.65% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - £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
8165 8689 8965
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.89% 36.90% 37.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5741 6097 6046
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £626
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 165 167
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £14.00 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £52.17 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -8.43%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -28 4 - -
City of London +43 3 £225 -35.71% 1
Wimbledon - 1 £275 -
W3C
England

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 51 (91.07%) HTML
1 51 (91.07%) CSS
2 39 (69.64%) JavaScript
3 33 (58.93%) jQuery
4 31 (55.36%) HTML5
4 31 (55.36%) CSS3
5 23 (41.07%) Sass
6 21 (37.50%) Front End Development
6 21 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (33.93%) User Experience
8 16 (28.57%) TDD
8 16 (28.57%) HTTP
9 15 (26.79%) Wireframes
10 14 (25.00%) AngularJS
11 13 (23.21%) Web Services
11 13 (23.21%) OO
11 13 (23.21%) Web Development
12 12 (21.43%) Grunt
12 12 (21.43%) Node.js
12 12 (21.43%) Mocha
13 11 (19.64%) LESS
13 11 (19.64%) Prototyping
13 11 (19.64%) Ajax
14 10 (17.86%) Axure RP
14 10 (17.86%) Web Accessibility
14 10 (17.86%) BDD
15 9 (16.07%) Information Architecture
15 9 (16.07%) OmniGraffle
15 9 (16.07%) Karma Test Runner
15 9 (16.07%) XML

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 2 (3.57%) WordPress
2 1 (1.79%) CMS
2 1 (1.79%) IIS
2 1 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.79%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (16.07%) OmniGraffle
2 7 (12.50%) Photoshop
3 6 (10.71%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.79%) GIMP
5 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.57%) Google Play
3 1 (1.79%) GitHub
3 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.57%) HTTP
2 6 (10.71%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.36%) DNS
3 3 (5.36%) Internet
3 3 (5.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (21.43%) Grunt
1 12 (21.43%) Mocha
2 10 (17.86%) Axure RP
3 9 (16.07%) Karma Test Runner
4 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 7 (12.50%) PhantomJS
6 6 (10.71%) Subversion
7 5 (8.93%) gulp
7 5 (8.93%) Jasmine
8 4 (7.14%) Hudson
8 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
9 3 (5.36%) PHPUnit
10 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.79%) JUnit
11 1 (1.79%) Protractor
11 1 (1.79%) Selenium
11 1 (1.79%) Sinon.JS
11 1 (1.79%) webpack
General
1 3 (5.36%) Advertising
1 3 (5.36%) Local Government
2 2 (3.57%) Law
2 2 (3.57%) Publishing
2 2 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Games
3 1 (1.79%) Legal
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (73.21%) Developer
2 21 (37.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 17 (30.36%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Designer
4 8 (14.29%) UX Designer
5 7 (12.50%) HTML Developer
5 7 (12.50%) UI Developer
6 6 (10.71%) UI/UX Developer
6 6 (10.71%) UX Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Web Developer
7 4 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Angular Developer
8 3 (5.36%) JSP Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Lead Developer
8 3 (5.36%) PHP Developer
9 2 (3.57%) C++ Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Consultant
9 2 (3.57%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Python Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (91.07%) CSS
1 51 (91.07%) HTML
2 33 (58.93%) jQuery
3 31 (55.36%) CSS3
3 31 (55.36%) HTML5
4 23 (41.07%) Sass
5 14 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 13 (23.21%) Web Services
7 12 (21.43%) Node.js
8 11 (19.64%) Ajax
8 11 (19.64%) LESS
9 9 (16.07%) XML
10 8 (14.29%) RequireJS
10 8 (14.29%) RESTful
11 7 (12.50%) Chai
11 7 (12.50%) REST
12 6 (10.71%) Express
13 5 (8.93%) JSON
13 5 (8.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (7.14%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.93%) User Experience
2 6 (10.71%) New Media
3 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.57%) Taxonomies
4 2 (3.57%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.79%) FMCG
5 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.79%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.79%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) Android
2 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.57%) Windows
3 1 (1.79%) Unix
3 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (37.50%) Front End Development
2 16 (28.57%) TDD
3 15 (26.79%) Wireframes
4 13 (23.21%) OO
4 13 (23.21%) Web Development
5 11 (19.64%) Prototyping
6 10 (17.86%) BDD
6 10 (17.86%) Web Accessibility
7 9 (16.07%) Information Architecture
8 8 (14.29%) Progressive Enhancement
9 6 (10.71%) Competitor Analysis
9 6 (10.71%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 6 (10.71%) Scrum
9 6 (10.71%) Usability Testing
10 5 (8.93%) RDF
11 4 (7.14%) MVC
11 4 (7.14%) Pair Programming
11 4 (7.14%) Refactoring
11 4 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (69.64%) JavaScript
2 8 (14.29%) PHP
3 5 (8.93%) Java
4 4 (7.14%) PHP 5
4 4 (7.14%) Python
4 4 (7.14%) SPARQL
5 3 (5.36%) C#
5 3 (5.36%) C++
6 2 (3.57%) ES6
6 2 (3.57%) Ruby
6 2 (3.57%) SQL
7 1 (1.79%) C
7 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.79%) Scala
7 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) WAI
2 1 (1.79%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) WCAG
Vendors
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (7.14%) Zend
2 2 (3.57%) Apple
2 2 (3.57%) Google
2 2 (3.57%) Sitecore
2 2 (3.57%) Twitter
3 1 (1.79%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.79%) Facebook
3 1 (1.79%) ForgeRock
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle
3 1 (1.79%) Pega
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