The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 47 41 36
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing W3C 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.26% 1.42% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 4.80% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Average daily rate £325 £410 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.73% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £379 £320 £288
% change year-on-year
+18.33% +11.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £21.58 £10.93
% change year-on-year
- +97.52%
W3C
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Miscellaneous Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
157 125 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 40.46% 29.62% 23.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 87 59
Average daily rate £350 £425 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £245 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £570 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 5
Average hourly rate £12.50 £16.72 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.23% -22.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £15.90 £19.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing W3C across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

W3C Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

W3C
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

W3C Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

W3C
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) V-Model
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) BDD

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) V-Model
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP