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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank - 21 22
Contract jobs citing W3C 0 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford - 5.00% 9.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 8.75% 27.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £294 £325
% change year-on-year
+36.17% -9.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- +15.15%
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
42 80 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 37.17% 57.14% 33.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 38 12
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £225 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £476 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.87% -5.60%

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 12 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 April 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
1 4 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
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