The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank - 20 -
Contract jobs citing W3C 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 1.06% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.61% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £21.58

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

Miscellaneous Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
93 32 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 39.91% 34.04% 49.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 11 30
Median daily rate £385 £310 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.19% +106.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £86
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £325 £341
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +28.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

W3C Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

W3C
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

W3C Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for W3C.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) SPARQL
1 1 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) Graceful Degradation
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Semantic HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (100.00%) Triplestore
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) Semantic HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) Graceful Degradation
1 1 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SPARQL