The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 19 17 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing W3C 4 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 4.26% 3.70% 5.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.38% 7.55% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £415 - -
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
Hertfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
26 53 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 27.66% 49.07% 43.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 9
Average daily rate £413 £413 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £14.50 £25.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.00% +61.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

W3C Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

W3C
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

W3C Daily Rate Trend in Watford

W3C
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) XHTML
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Development

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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.

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Development Team Leader
1 4 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development Team Leader
1 4 (100.00%) Web Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) XHTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript