Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited W3C over the 6 months to 19 November 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)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 101 81
Contract jobs citing W3C 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.13% 0.073%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.46% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Birmingham median daily rate - £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.33% -4.76%
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £291 £300
% change year-on-year +28.76% -2.92% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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

All Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 434 437 365
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 27.91% 28.73% 26.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 289 223
Birmingham median daily rate £385 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £228 £200 £213
90th Percentile £500 £538 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £395 £364
% change year-on-year -1.90% +8.59% +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 20
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £16.75 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.13% +17.54% +9.20%
10th Percentile £9.21 £10.60 £10.92
90th Percentile £29.08 £20.51 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £15.75 £16.60
% change year-on-year +14.29% -5.12% -17.00%

W3C
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing W3C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for W3C in Birmingham

W3C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for W3C in Birmingham