The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
UK / Wales
Rank 62 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing W3C 3 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.48% 1.17% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.75% 4.02% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Median daily rate £363 £323 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.40% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.13% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £21.58

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
171 174 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 27.14% 29.15% 23.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 126 109
Median daily rate £325 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 9
Median hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +69.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £18.70 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.45 £25.00 £25.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

W3C Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

W3C
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

W3C Daily Rate Trend in Wales

W3C
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

W3C Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

W3C
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing W3C within the Wales region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
South Wales +7 3 £363 +12.40%
W3C
UK

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for W3C.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (75.00%) Software Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) User Experience
3 2 (50.00%) Wireframes
3 2 (50.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (50.00%) gulp
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile First
3 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (50.00%) Grunt
3 2 (50.00%) TypeScript
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Sass
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Publishing
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Grunt
1 2 (50.00%) gulp
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Web Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Sass
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile First
3 2 (50.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) Wireframes
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) SEO
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) Web Accessibility
4 1 (25.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) WAI
1 1 (25.00%) WCAG