The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 29 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.

Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 120 122
Rank change year-on-year +32 +2  
Contract jobs citing W3C 11 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.60% 0.28% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.06% 1.06% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Median daily rate £450 £468 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.74% +16.87%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £320
% change year-on-year -6.25% +25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 - £19.00

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 Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 534 658 776
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 29.20% 26.48% 26.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 346 381
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £262 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 27 36
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £17.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +16.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.27 £63.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £26.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -26.41% +43.24%  

W3C
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire 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 Berkshire

W3C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for W3C in Berkshire

W3C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for W3C in Berkshire

W3C
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing W3C within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Reading +19 9 £375 -21.05% 2
Slough +8 2 £450 -
W3C
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for W3C.

1 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 9 (81.82%) Content Management
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle
3 7 (63.64%) Photoshop
3 7 (63.64%) Dreamweaver
3 7 (63.64%) Adobe
3 7 (63.64%) Publishing
3 7 (63.64%) WebCenter
4 5 (45.45%) Web Development
4 5 (45.45%) Degree
5 4 (36.36%) Marketing
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Google
6 3 (27.27%) Quality Management
6 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
6 3 (27.27%) German Language
6 3 (27.27%) Italian Language
6 3 (27.27%) Japanese Language
6 3 (27.27%) Korean Language
6 3 (27.27%) Russian Language
6 3 (27.27%) Spanish Language
6 3 (27.27%) CSS
6 3 (27.27%) Analytics
6 3 (27.27%) User Experience
6 3 (27.27%) Wireframes
6 3 (27.27%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (18.18%) CSS3
7 2 (18.18%) Twitter
7 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (18.18%) Web Marketing

W3C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (18.18%) CMS
1 2 (18.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Photoshop
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
3 1 (9.09%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Adobe Analytics
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (9.09%) Axure RP
General
1 7 (63.64%) Publishing
2 4 (36.36%) Marketing
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) German Language
3 3 (27.27%) Italian Language
3 3 (27.27%) Japanese Language
3 3 (27.27%) Korean Language
3 3 (27.27%) Russian Language
3 3 (27.27%) Spanish Language
4 1 (9.09%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Web Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Web Producer
3 2 (18.18%) Graduate
3 2 (18.18%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (18.18%) HTML Developer
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (18.18%) UI Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Web UI Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Website Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) UX Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Publisher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) WebCenter
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) CSS3
4 2 (18.18%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
1 3 (27.27%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Content Management
2 5 (45.45%) Web Development
3 3 (27.27%) Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) Quality Management
3 3 (27.27%) Wireframes
4 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (18.18%) SEO
4 2 (18.18%) UX Design
4 2 (18.18%) Web Design
4 2 (18.18%) Web Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) Open Source
5 1 (9.09%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) WCAG
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Adobe
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Google
3 2 (18.18%) Twitter