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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 136 134 146
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Contract jobs citing W3C 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.069% 0.064% 0.092%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.27% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £425 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +123.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £288 £338
% change year-on-year
+39.13% -14.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
- +28.81%
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
790 741 879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 27.19% 23.70% 26.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 449 508
Median daily rate £375 £366 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +4.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 54 59
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +109.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £11.70 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.90 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+16.40% -7.23%

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
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 2 May 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
Bristol - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 - -
W3C
England

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 2 (33.33%) WAI
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) CMS
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Replication
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) XSD
4 1 (16.67%) XSLT
4 1 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse

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 2 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) OLTP
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (16.67%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) CRM Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) XML Schema
3 1 (16.67%) XSD
3 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 1 (16.67%) New Media
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
1 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) BPEL
3 1 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Optimisation
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) V-Model
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
1 2 (33.33%) WAI
2 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Data Guard
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Flashback
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle