The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 593 502 512
Rank change year-on-year
-91 +10
Contract jobs citing W3C 48 136 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.25% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.79% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 76 75
Median daily rate £388 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £305
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £13.00

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17740 17249 16743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.03% 31.83% 31.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11477 10510 10308
Median daily rate £425 £413 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 599 715 748
Median hourly rate £21.17 £18.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.61% -12.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -14.28%

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend

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

W3C Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

W3C
Daily Rate Trend

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

W3C Daily Rate Trend in the UK

W3C
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing W3C within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

W3C Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

W3C
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing W3C within the UK.

W3C Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

W3C
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing W3C within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
England -88 45 £388 +17.42% 15
London -41 25 £370 +5.71% 9
South East -20 10 £500 +49.25% 1
City of London +46 6 £425 +21.42%
Yorkshire -3 4 £363 +27.19%
West Yorkshire -4 4 £363 +13.28%
Oxfordshire - 4 £500 -
Oxford - 4 £500 -
South West -5 3 - - 2
Leeds -6 3 £363 +24.46%
Berkshire -15 3 £575 +39.39% 1
Wales +6 2 - -
South Wales -1 2 - -
Cardiff -8 2 - -
Croydon -12 2 £300 - 2
Bristol - 2 - -
Hampshire +1 1 £300 +33.33%
East of England -2 1 £400 +12.28%
Glasgow -4 1 £300 +20.00%
Manchester -6 1 £425 +41.66%
Surrey -11 1 - -
North West -11 1 £425 +41.66% 2
Reading -18 1 £550 - 1
Scotland -26 1 £300 +20.00%
West Sussex -27 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £200 -
Dorset - 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 £400 -
Bournemouth - 1 - -
Stockport - 1 £425 -

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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 with a requirement for W3C.

1 108 (85.04%) CSS
2 107 (84.25%) HTML
3 90 (70.87%) JavaScript
4 57 (44.88%) jQuery
5 53 (41.73%) CSS3
6 50 (39.37%) HTML5
7 43 (33.86%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (29.92%) Web Development
9 34 (26.77%) Front End Development
10 33 (25.98%) User Experience
11 30 (23.62%) Sass
12 29 (22.83%) Wireframes
13 25 (19.69%) Axure RP
14 24 (18.90%) Ajax
14 24 (18.90%) Web Services
15 23 (18.11%) Node.js
16 21 (16.54%) Web Accessibility
16 21 (16.54%) OmniGraffle
16 21 (16.54%) TDD
17 20 (15.75%) Git (software)
17 20 (15.75%) Java
17 20 (15.75%) AngularJS
18 19 (14.96%) OO
18 19 (14.96%) Subversion
19 18 (14.17%) XML
20 17 (13.39%) .NET
20 17 (13.39%) MVC
20 17 (13.39%) Responsive Web Design
21 16 (12.60%) LESS
21 16 (12.60%) PHP

W3C
Top Related IT Skills 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 23 (18.11%) Node.js
2 15 (11.81%) CMS
3 7 (5.51%) WebLogic
4 6 (4.72%) Apache
4 6 (4.72%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.15%) Confluence
5 4 (3.15%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (3.15%) Umbraco
5 4 (3.15%) WordPress
6 2 (1.57%) IIS
6 2 (1.57%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.79%) Community Server
7 1 (0.79%) Drupal
7 1 (0.79%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.79%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 21 (16.54%) OmniGraffle
2 8 (6.30%) Photoshop
3 5 (3.94%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.57%) MS Office
5 1 (0.79%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.79%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 7 (5.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.15%) GitHub
3 3 (2.36%) Google Analytics
3 3 (2.36%) SaaS
4 2 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.57%) Google Play
5 1 (0.79%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.79%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.81%) HTTP
1 15 (11.81%) Internet
2 11 (8.66%) DNS
3 9 (7.09%) SSL
4 6 (4.72%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.79%) AMQP
5 1 (0.79%) MQTT
5 1 (0.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.72%) MySQL
2 4 (3.15%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.36%) OLTP
3 3 (2.36%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.36%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.79%) Big Data
5 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.79%) Pentaho
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.79%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 25 (19.69%) Axure RP
2 20 (15.75%) Git (software)
3 19 (14.96%) Subversion
4 13 (10.24%) Mocha
5 11 (8.66%) Grunt
6 9 (7.09%) Karma Test Runner
6 9 (7.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (6.30%) Jenkins
8 7 (5.51%) PhantomJS
9 6 (4.72%) Hudson
9 6 (4.72%) Jasmine
9 6 (4.72%) JUnit
10 5 (3.94%) Ant
10 5 (3.94%) JIRA
10 5 (3.94%) PHPUnit
10 5 (3.94%) Visual Studio
11 4 (3.15%) Cucumber
11 4 (3.15%) Selenium
12 3 (2.36%) Maven
13 2 (1.57%) Dreamweaver
General
1 7 (5.51%) Advertising
2 5 (3.94%) Finance
2 5 (3.94%) Local Government
2 5 (3.94%) Retail
3 3 (2.36%) Marketing
3 3 (2.36%) Publishing
4 2 (1.57%) Law
5 1 (0.79%) Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Games
5 1 (0.79%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 81 (63.78%) Developer
2 36 (28.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 36 (28.35%) JavaScript Developer
3 22 (17.32%) Designer
4 21 (16.54%) Web Developer
5 18 (14.17%) UX Designer
6 13 (10.24%) HTML Developer
7 10 (7.87%) HTML CSS Developer
8 9 (7.09%) Architect
9 8 (6.30%) .NET Developer
9 8 (6.30%) Lead Developer
10 7 (5.51%) CRM Developer
10 7 (5.51%) Senior Developer
11 6 (4.72%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 5 (3.94%) C# .NET Developer
12 5 (3.94%) C# Developer
12 5 (3.94%) Consultant
12 5 (3.94%) Digital Architect
12 5 (3.94%) Digital Solutions Architect
12 5 (3.94%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (85.04%) CSS
2 107 (84.25%) HTML
3 57 (44.88%) jQuery
4 53 (41.73%) CSS3
5 50 (39.37%) HTML5
6 30 (23.62%) Sass
7 24 (18.90%) Ajax
7 24 (18.90%) Web Services
8 20 (15.75%) AngularJS
9 18 (14.17%) XML
10 17 (13.39%) .NET
11 16 (12.60%) LESS
12 13 (10.24%) REST
13 11 (8.66%) JSP
14 10 (7.87%) JSON
14 10 (7.87%) XHTML
15 9 (7.09%) Apache Cordova
16 8 (6.30%) ASP.NET
16 8 (6.30%) RequireJS
16 8 (6.30%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 33 (25.98%) User Experience
2 7 (5.51%) New Media
3 4 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.15%) Semantic Web
4 3 (2.36%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.57%) Blog
5 2 (1.57%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.57%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.57%) iPhone
5 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.57%) Social Media
5 2 (1.57%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.79%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.79%) Linked Data
6 1 (0.79%) Mobile Games
6 1 (0.79%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.79%) Ontologies
6 1 (0.79%) Replication
6 1 (0.79%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.45%) Linux
2 11 (8.66%) Windows
3 5 (3.94%) Android
3 5 (3.94%) Unix
3 5 (3.94%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.36%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (33.86%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (29.92%) Web Development
3 34 (26.77%) Front End Development
4 29 (22.83%) Wireframes
5 21 (16.54%) TDD
5 21 (16.54%) Web Accessibility
6 19 (14.96%) OO
7 17 (13.39%) MVC
7 17 (13.39%) Responsive Web Design
8 15 (11.81%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 15 (11.81%) Unit Testing
9 13 (10.24%) Progressive Enhancement
10 12 (9.45%) BDD
10 12 (9.45%) E-Commerce
11 10 (7.87%) Scrum
12 9 (7.09%) CRM
12 9 (7.09%) Data Modelling
12 9 (7.09%) SEO
12 9 (7.09%) Software Engineering
13 8 (6.30%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 90 (70.87%) JavaScript
2 20 (15.75%) Java
3 16 (12.60%) PHP
3 16 (12.60%) SQL
4 13 (10.24%) C#
5 7 (5.51%) PHP 5
6 5 (3.94%) Python
7 4 (3.15%) Ruby
8 3 (2.36%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.36%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.36%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.57%) ES6
10 1 (0.79%) C++
10 1 (0.79%) ECMAScript
10 1 (0.79%) SPARQL
10 1 (0.79%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (3.94%) Degree
2 1 (0.79%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.79%) HND
2 1 (0.79%) ISEB
2 1 (0.79%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.30%) WAI
2 7 (5.51%) WCAG
3 2 (1.57%) QA
4 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Data Guard
1 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (0.79%) Oracle Flashback
1 1 (0.79%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (0.79%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 11 (8.66%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.09%) Oracle
3 8 (6.30%) Sitecore
4 6 (4.72%) Zend
5 5 (3.94%) Adobe
5 5 (3.94%) ForgeRock
5 5 (3.94%) Google
5 5 (3.94%) Pega
6 3 (2.36%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.57%) Apple
7 2 (1.57%) EPiServer
7 2 (1.57%) Facebook
7 2 (1.57%) IBM
7 2 (1.57%) Twitter
7 2 (1.57%) VMware
8 1 (0.79%) HP
8 1 (0.79%) hybris
8 1 (0.79%) Omniture
8 1 (0.79%) OpenLink
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