The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 123 115 108
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Contract jobs citing W3C 5 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.18% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.78% 0.73% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.34% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.58 £10.93 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+97.52% -27.16%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
637 545 514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 23.12% 22.35% 24.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 263 248
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 15
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.25 £13.09
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% +16.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.33 £10.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.20 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.68 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+4.63% -11.60%

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing W3C across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

W3C Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

W3C
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

W3C Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

W3C
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

W3C Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing W3C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited W3C.

1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) CMS
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) Content Management
3 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Web Design
5 2 (25.00%) Intranet
5 2 (25.00%) Adobe
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
5 2 (25.00%) Analytics
5 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 2 (25.00%) Open Source
6 1 (12.50%) Social Media
6 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
6 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
6 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (12.50%) Animation
6 1 (12.50%) Joomla!
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) Usability Testing
6 1 (12.50%) WordPress

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing W3C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited W3C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) Joomla!
2 1 (12.50%) WordPress
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (12.50%) Acrobat
2 1 (12.50%) InDesign
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe Premiere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (12.50%) Ant
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) JMeter
General
1 1 (12.50%) Local Government
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Designer
4 1 (12.50%) UI Designer
4 1 (12.50%) UX Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) JPA
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful
4 1 (12.50%) Spring
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (12.50%) Flash
4 1 (12.50%) XHTML
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) Animation
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Solaris
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Content Management
2 3 (37.50%) Web Design
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) Usability Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle