The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South East region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 219 219 236
Rank change year-on-year
0 +17
Contract jobs citing W3C 20 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.00% 1.17% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 7
Average daily rate £263 £225 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £358 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Average hourly rate £20.50 £15.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% -57.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -47.82%
Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2005 1619 2004
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.47% 19.29% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1093 761 891
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £516 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 159 195
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.75 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% -9.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.40 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -20.00%
W3C
England

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

W3C Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

W3C
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

W3C Daily Rate Trend in the South East

W3C
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing W3C across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

W3C Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

W3C
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

W3C Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

W3C
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing W3C within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +17 11 £263 +16.66% 1
Berkshire -11 8 £270 -30.32%
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - - 1
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 2
W3C
England

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 29 (93.55%) JavaScript
2 28 (90.32%) HTML
3 27 (87.10%) CSS
4 23 (74.19%) Ajax
5 19 (61.29%) Photoshop
6 18 (58.06%) XHTML
7 17 (54.84%) Adobe Illustrator
8 15 (48.39%) Graphic Design
8 15 (48.39%) Legal
9 12 (38.71%) jQuery
9 12 (38.71%) Usability Testing
9 12 (38.71%) Web Accessibility
10 9 (29.03%) HTML5
10 9 (29.03%) CSS3
11 8 (25.81%) E-Commerce
11 8 (25.81%) XML
12 6 (19.35%) WCAG
13 5 (16.13%) Dojo
13 5 (16.13%) GWT
13 5 (16.13%) Firebug
13 5 (16.13%) Ext JS
13 5 (16.13%) .NET
13 5 (16.13%) DOM
13 5 (16.13%) Dreamweaver
13 5 (16.13%) Validation
14 4 (12.90%) Web Design
15 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
15 3 (9.68%) Analytics
15 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
15 3 (9.68%) CMS

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 3 (9.68%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) Node.js
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (61.29%) Photoshop
2 17 (54.84%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (6.45%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.45%) Triplestore
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Dreamweaver
1 5 (16.13%) Firebug
2 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.23%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.23%) QUnit
3 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.23%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (48.39%) Legal
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Danish Language
2 1 (3.23%) Dutch Language
2 1 (3.23%) Italian Language
2 1 (3.23%) Japanese Language
2 1 (3.23%) Korean Language
2 1 (3.23%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (3.23%) Spanish Language
2 1 (3.23%) Swedish Language
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Web Designer
1 17 (54.84%) Designer
2 10 (32.26%) Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Web Developer
3 4 (12.90%) UI Developer
4 3 (9.68%) UI Programmer
5 2 (6.45%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Architect
6 1 (3.23%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) HTML Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Web Producer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (90.32%) HTML
2 27 (87.10%) CSS
3 23 (74.19%) Ajax
4 18 (58.06%) XHTML
5 12 (38.71%) jQuery
6 9 (29.03%) HTML5
6 9 (29.03%) CSS3
7 8 (25.81%) XML
8 5 (16.13%) DOM
8 5 (16.13%) .NET
8 5 (16.13%) Ext JS
8 5 (16.13%) Dojo
8 5 (16.13%) GWT
9 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
9 3 (9.68%) Flash
10 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (6.45%) JSON
11 1 (3.23%) WebCenter
11 1 (3.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Graphic Design
2 2 (6.45%) Life Science
2 2 (6.45%) Data Integration
2 2 (6.45%) Semantic Web
2 2 (6.45%) Open Source
2 2 (6.45%) Ontologies
3 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.23%) Statistics
3 1 (3.23%) Taxonomies
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Usability Testing
1 12 (38.71%) Web Accessibility
2 8 (25.81%) E-Commerce
3 5 (16.13%) Validation
4 4 (12.90%) Web Design
5 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.68%) UML
5 3 (9.68%) Analytics
6 2 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (6.45%) Data Analytics
6 2 (6.45%) BPMN
6 2 (6.45%) Scrum
6 2 (6.45%) RDF
6 2 (6.45%) MVC
6 2 (6.45%) SEO
6 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.45%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.23%) Content Management
7 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.68%) Java
3 2 (6.45%) C#
3 2 (6.45%) PHP
3 2 (6.45%) SPARQL
3 2 (6.45%) R
4 1 (3.23%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.23%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) WCAG
2 1 (3.23%) WAI
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Adobe
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Apple
3 1 (3.23%) hybris