The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 132 146 133
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Contract jobs citing W3C 9 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.32% 0.094% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.21% 0.30% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 11
Median daily rate £375 £251 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.70% -33.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £248 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £430 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
742 1004 840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 26.56% 31.41% 25.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 528 658 536
Median daily rate £363 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 51 50
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +29.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.55 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +15.72%

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

W3C Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

W3C
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

W3C Daily Rate Trend in the South West

W3C
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing W3C across the South West region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

W3C Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

W3C
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

W3C Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

W3C
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 9 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
Wiltshire - 8 £375 -
Somerset - 1 £425 -
W3C
England

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 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 West region with a requirement for W3C.

1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 12 (85.71%) CSS
1 12 (85.71%) Sass
2 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) jQuery
3 8 (57.14%) Sitecore
3 8 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (57.14%) Ajax
3 8 (57.14%) C#
3 8 (57.14%) .NET
3 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 8 (57.14%) Finance
3 8 (57.14%) Windows
4 7 (50.00%) Flash
4 7 (50.00%) CMS
4 7 (50.00%) Content Management
4 7 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (42.86%) Web Development
5 6 (42.86%) TDD
5 6 (42.86%) Apple
5 6 (42.86%) XSLT
5 6 (42.86%) IIS
5 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
5 6 (42.86%) Java
6 5 (35.71%) JUnit
6 5 (35.71%) ActionScript
6 5 (35.71%) JDBC
6 5 (35.71%) SOAP
6 5 (35.71%) Internet
6 5 (35.71%) MVC

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (50.00%) CMS
1 7 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (42.86%) IIS
3 2 (14.29%) Apache
3 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 1 (7.14%) ATG Dynamo
4 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
3 5 (35.71%) Cucumber
3 5 (35.71%) JUnit
3 5 (35.71%) Maven
3 5 (35.71%) Mockito
4 2 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (14.29%) Bitbucket
5 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
5 1 (7.14%) Selenium
5 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Java Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Sitecore Developer
3 4 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (7.14%) ASP Developer
6 1 (7.14%) CMS Developer
6 1 (7.14%) CRM Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) CSS
1 12 (85.71%) Sass
2 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) jQuery
3 8 (57.14%) .NET
3 8 (57.14%) Ajax
3 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 7 (50.00%) Flash
5 6 (42.86%) XSLT
6 5 (35.71%) Hibernate
6 5 (35.71%) JDBC
6 5 (35.71%) REST
6 5 (35.71%) SOAP
6 5 (35.71%) Spring
6 5 (35.71%) Spring MVC
7 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Content Management
2 6 (42.86%) TDD
2 6 (42.86%) Web Development
3 5 (35.71%) BDD
3 5 (35.71%) MVC
3 5 (35.71%) Pair Programming
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Front End Development
5 2 (14.29%) BPMN
5 2 (14.29%) Cross-Platform Development
5 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.14%) ATDD
6 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.14%) OWASP
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 8 (57.14%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) ActionScript
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Sitecore
2 6 (42.86%) Apple
3 1 (7.14%) ATG
3 1 (7.14%) OpenText