The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 97 91 77
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Contract jobs citing W3C 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.055% 0.066% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.24% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £425 £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £305
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £13.00
W3C
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
614 425 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 33.66% 28.00% 26.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 218 158
Median daily rate £391 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.78% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £243 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 29
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £11.00 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £17.30 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -14.28%

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing W3C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

W3C Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

W3C
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing W3C across the Manchester region.

W3C Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

W3C
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing W3C across the Manchester region.

W3C Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

W3C
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing W3C within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Stockport - 1 £425 -
W3C
North West

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for W3C.

1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Confluence
2 3 (75.00%) Axure RP
2 3 (75.00%) Progressive Enhancement
2 3 (75.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) WCAG
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 3 (75.00%) Service Design
2 3 (75.00%) Wireframes
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) Drupal
3 1 (25.00%) PHP 5

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (75.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Axure RP
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Drupal Developer
2 1 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) LAMP
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) Semantic HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Progressive Enhancement
2 3 (75.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Service Design
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) Wireframes
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) PHP 5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Atlassian