The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 28 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank - 159 138
Contract jobs citing W3C 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.023% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.081% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +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 North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1135 1237 1013
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.98% 29.04% 32.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 689 759 539
Median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £243 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 59 64
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.50 £15.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.55% +36.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.90 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

W3C Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

W3C
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

W3C Daily Rate Trend in the North West

W3C
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

W3C Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

W3C
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 North West region with a requirement for W3C.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
1 1 (100.00%) PHP 5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Semantic HTML

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal Developer
1 1 (100.00%) HTML CSS Developer
1 1 (100.00%) HTML Developer
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Semantic HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) PHP 5