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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 237 262 221
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -41
Contract jobs citing W3C 5 10 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.065% 0.10% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.33% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 25
Median daily rate £363 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.97% +7.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £303 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £323 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.40% -7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.04
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £21.58
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
2279 3058 3082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.52% 32.07% 31.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1247 1763 1715
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 183 181
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.75 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.64% +34.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.91 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.46% +19.61%

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing W3C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing W3C within the South East region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +21 2 - -
Surrey +18 1 £400 -5.88% 1
Berkshire +10 1 £325 -9.72% 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
W3C
England

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 South East region with a requirement for W3C.

1 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 12 (85.71%) CSS
3 10 (71.43%) User Experience
4 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
5 8 (57.14%) jQuery
5 8 (57.14%) Wireframes
6 7 (50.00%) HTML5
7 5 (35.71%) CSS3
7 5 (35.71%) Prototyping
7 5 (35.71%) Ajax
8 4 (28.57%) Competitor Analysis
8 4 (28.57%) Usability Testing
8 4 (28.57%) .NET
8 4 (28.57%) HTTP
8 4 (28.57%) Information Architecture
9 3 (21.43%) Web Accessibility
9 3 (21.43%) Axure RP
9 3 (21.43%) Sass
9 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
9 3 (21.43%) WCAG
9 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (14.29%) TDD
10 2 (14.29%) Web Development
10 2 (14.29%) JIRA
10 2 (14.29%) WCF
10 2 (14.29%) C#
10 2 (14.29%) MVC
10 2 (14.29%) Web Design
10 2 (14.29%) SQL
10 2 (14.29%) XML

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) Confluence
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Axure RP
2 2 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) JUnit
3 1 (7.14%) NUnit
3 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) UI Developer
2 4 (28.57%) UI/UX Developer
2 4 (28.57%) UX Developer
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Designer
3 2 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (14.29%) HTML Developer
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (14.29%) User Experience Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) UX Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 12 (85.71%) CSS
3 8 (57.14%) jQuery
4 7 (50.00%) HTML5
5 5 (35.71%) Ajax
5 5 (35.71%) CSS3
6 4 (28.57%) .NET
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
7 3 (21.43%) Sass
8 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
8 2 (14.29%) DOM
8 2 (14.29%) WCF
8 2 (14.29%) XML
8 2 (14.29%) XSLT
9 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 1 (7.14%) Java EE
9 1 (7.14%) JSON
9 1 (7.14%) LINQ
9 1 (7.14%) NHibernate
9 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Wireframes
2 5 (35.71%) Prototyping
3 4 (28.57%) Competitor Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Information Architecture
3 4 (28.57%) Usability Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Web Accessibility
5 2 (14.29%) BDD
5 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
5 2 (14.29%) MVC
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) Web Design
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development
6 1 (7.14%) B2B
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) Validation
6 1 (7.14%) Web Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) WCAG
2 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) ForgeRock
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) Pega
1 1 (7.14%) Sitecore