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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 138 143 137
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing W3C 6 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.20% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 0.47% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £300 £294 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% +33.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.65% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - £16.00
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
915 858 708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 30.01% 26.81% 23.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 611 572 428
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 56 50
Median hourly rate £24.00 £36.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +102.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.68 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £55.00 £41.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

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 27 July 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 0 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 £300 - 2
Devon +13 1 - - 2
W3C
England

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 6 (85.71%) CMS
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) Ajax
3 3 (42.86%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
4 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) Subversion
4 2 (28.57%) Content Management
4 2 (28.57%) Umbraco
4 2 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (28.57%) Sitecore
4 2 (28.57%) Web Usability
4 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (28.57%) Sass
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) Apple
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Finance

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 6 (85.71%) CMS
2 2 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (28.57%) Umbraco
3 1 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Mockito
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) CRM Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (28.57%) Sitecore Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Magento Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Ajax
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (28.57%) Sass
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) JDBC
4 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
4 1 (14.29%) XHTML
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
2 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) Web Usability
3 1 (14.29%) API Integration
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
3 1 (14.29%) SEO
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) PHP 5
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Apple
1 2 (28.57%) Sitecore
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle