The 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 2 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 213 226 209
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -17
Contract jobs citing W3C 48 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.83% 0.75% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 7 6
Average daily rate
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£320 £263 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.90% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £233 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £329 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £323 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.77% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.04 - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.04 £10.93 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+101.73% -27.16%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2623 2413 1782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.75% 26.81% 23.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1340 1261 816
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 151 188
Average hourly rate £20.75 £20.00 £23.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -14.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.57 £12.94 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.32 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+0.98% -8.40%

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 2 March 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing W3C across the South East region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

W3C Hourly Rate Histogram 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 2 March 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex - 17 £288 -
Berkshire +18 13 - - 2
Buckinghamshire - 10 £320 - 1
Hampshire -27 6 £330 +25.71%
Surrey - 1 - -
Kent - - - - 2
W3C
England

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 88 (96.70%) HTML
2 86 (94.51%) CSS
3 60 (65.93%) JavaScript
3 60 (65.93%) jQuery
4 58 (63.74%) User Experience
5 45 (49.45%) CMS
6 42 (46.15%) Content Management
6 42 (46.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 40 (43.96%) Adobe
8 38 (41.76%) XML
9 37 (40.66%) HTML5
10 36 (39.56%) Axure RP
10 36 (39.56%) Agile Software Development
11 34 (37.36%) CSS3
12 30 (32.97%) XHTML
13 27 (29.67%) XSLT
13 27 (29.67%) .NET
14 26 (28.57%) OOP
15 25 (27.47%) Web Development
16 23 (25.27%) Google
16 23 (25.27%) Web Services
16 23 (25.27%) ASP.NET
17 21 (23.08%) Photoshop
17 21 (23.08%) Web Accessibility
18 20 (21.98%) Ajax
18 20 (21.98%) Visual Studio
18 20 (21.98%) Open Text
18 20 (21.98%) Intranet
18 20 (21.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
19 19 (20.88%) SQL

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 45 (49.45%) CMS
2 17 (18.68%) IIS
3 10 (10.99%) Node.js
3 10 (10.99%) Adobe CQ
4 7 (7.69%) TeamSite
5 4 (4.40%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.30%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.10%) Drupal
7 1 (1.10%) Kentico
Applications
1 21 (23.08%) Photoshop
2 20 (21.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 9 (9.89%) Fireworks
4 3 (3.30%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Google Analytics
2 4 (4.40%) WebTrends
3 1 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.98%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.30%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.20%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.10%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 36 (39.56%) Axure RP
2 20 (21.98%) Visual Studio
3 13 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
4 6 (6.59%) Ant
4 6 (6.59%) JUnit
4 6 (6.59%) Maven
4 6 (6.59%) Selenium
5 3 (3.30%) Grunt
5 3 (3.30%) Bower
5 3 (3.30%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.10%) Firebug
6 1 (1.10%) Subversion
General
1 14 (15.38%) Publishing
2 10 (10.99%) Banking
3 8 (8.79%) Marketing
4 3 (3.30%) Finance
5 2 (2.20%) Legal
6 1 (1.10%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.10%) French Language
6 1 (1.10%) German Language
6 1 (1.10%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.10%) Japanese Language
6 1 (1.10%) Korean Language
6 1 (1.10%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 58 (63.74%) Developer
2 30 (32.97%) Designer
3 24 (26.37%) Front-End Developer
4 19 (20.88%) UX Designer
5 18 (19.78%) CMS Developer
6 10 (10.99%) Web Developer
7 8 (8.79%) Consultant
7 8 (8.79%) Graphic Designer
7 8 (8.79%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (7.69%) Development Consultant
9 4 (4.40%) UI Programmer
9 4 (4.40%) UI Developer
9 4 (4.40%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.30%) Web Designer
10 3 (3.30%) Ontologist
11 2 (2.20%) UX Developer
11 2 (2.20%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.20%) Java Developer
12 1 (1.10%) C# Developer
12 1 (1.10%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (96.70%) HTML
2 86 (94.51%) CSS
3 60 (65.93%) jQuery
4 42 (46.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 38 (41.76%) XML
6 37 (40.66%) HTML5
7 34 (37.36%) CSS3
8 30 (32.97%) XHTML
9 27 (29.67%) XSLT
9 27 (29.67%) .NET
10 23 (25.27%) ASP.NET
10 23 (25.27%) Web Services
11 20 (21.98%) Ajax
12 18 (19.78%) XSD
13 13 (14.29%) AngularJS
14 11 (12.09%) Sass
15 10 (10.99%) Backbone.js
16 9 (9.89%) KnockoutJS
16 9 (9.89%) MooTools
17 7 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 58 (63.74%) User Experience
2 19 (20.88%) Web 2.0
3 3 (3.30%) Ontologies
3 3 (3.30%) Life Science
3 3 (3.30%) Semantic Web
3 3 (3.30%) Digital Media
3 3 (3.30%) Linked Data
4 1 (1.10%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.10%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.10%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.59%) Linux
2 1 (1.10%) Mac OS
2 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (46.15%) Content Management
2 36 (39.56%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (28.57%) OOP
4 25 (27.47%) Web Development
5 21 (23.08%) Web Accessibility
6 17 (18.68%) Rapid Prototyping
6 17 (18.68%) MVC
7 15 (16.48%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (12.09%) Responsive Web Design
9 10 (10.99%) Customer Engagement
10 8 (8.79%) SEO
11 6 (6.59%) Analytics
12 4 (4.40%) E-Commerce
12 4 (4.40%) TDD
13 3 (3.30%) RDF
13 3 (3.30%) Digital Marketing
13 3 (3.30%) MVVM
13 3 (3.30%) Marketing Analytics
14 2 (2.20%) Mentoring
15 1 (1.10%) Digital Content Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (65.93%) JavaScript
2 19 (20.88%) SQL
3 13 (14.29%) Java
4 5 (5.49%) C#
5 3 (3.30%) SPARQL
6 2 (2.20%) PHP
7 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.40%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.59%) WCAG
2 3 (3.30%) WAI
Vendors
1 40 (43.96%) Adobe
2 23 (25.27%) Google
3 20 (21.98%) Open Text
4 17 (18.68%) RedDot
5 8 (8.79%) Capita
6 6 (6.59%) HP
7 5 (5.49%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.10%) Sencha
8 1 (1.10%) Facebook
8 1 (1.10%) Twitter
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