The first 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South West region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 138 - 134
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing W3C 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% - 0.033%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.69% - 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£285 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 - £28.50
Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
579 419 580
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 19.04% 19.57% 18.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 240 297
Average daily rate £368 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £198 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 30 50
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -53.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- -20.32%
W3C
England

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing W3C across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing W3C within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Bristol - 1 £350 - 1
Devon - 1 - -
Somerset - - - - 1
W3C
England

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) Adobe
4 5 (62.50%) Internet
4 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
5 4 (50.00%) Extranet
5 4 (50.00%) Intranet
5 4 (50.00%) CMS
5 4 (50.00%) Content Management
5 4 (50.00%) WAI
5 4 (50.00%) jQuery
6 3 (37.50%) CSS3
7 2 (25.00%) HTML5
7 2 (25.00%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (25.00%) Advertising
7 2 (25.00%) Fireworks
7 2 (25.00%) OO
7 2 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
7 2 (25.00%) Flash
7 2 (25.00%) Degree
8 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
8 1 (12.50%) LDAP
8 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
8 1 (12.50%) OOD
8 1 (12.50%) ETL
8 1 (12.50%) XML
8 1 (12.50%) XSD

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 4 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe After Effects
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (25.00%) Fireworks
1 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
2 4 (50.00%) Extranet
2 4 (50.00%) Intranet
3 1 (12.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) OLTP
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Designer
2 4 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Web Designer
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Designer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior
3 2 (25.00%) Junior Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) UI Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) Flash
6 1 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) XSD
6 1 (12.50%) DOM
6 1 (12.50%) XSLT
6 1 (12.50%) .NET
6 1 (12.50%) XML Schema
6 1 (12.50%) Middleware
6 1 (12.50%) JPA
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) OOD
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) RUP
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) BPEL
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) WAI
2 1 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
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