The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing W3C 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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 - £16.00
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 Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
55 49 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 29.73% 24.14% 30.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 13 20
Median daily rate £500 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £246 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

W3C Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

W3C
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

W3C Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands