The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank - - 17
Contract jobs citing W3C 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast - - 4.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £356
% change year-on-year -3.12% +12.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 - £38.25

W3C is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Belfast
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 102 35 45
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 48.34% 31.53% 46.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 16 26
Median daily rate £400 £269 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.83% +79.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £81 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £612 £333 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £29.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year -35.03% +53.43%  

W3C
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast citing W3C as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for W3C in Belfast