The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 27 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)
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 - 58
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing W3C 4 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.68% - 1.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.98% - 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £303 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £329
% change year-on-year -6.25% +21.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 202 186 219
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 34.12% 27.19% 30.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 94 115
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £604 £525 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 10 10
Median hourly rate £30.00 £16.00 £14.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +87.50% +7.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.12 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.71 £37.50 £36.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

W3C
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

W3C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for W3C in Hertfordshire

W3C
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing W3C in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for W3C in Hertfordshire

W3C
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing W3C within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Watford - 2 £130 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £488 -
W3C
East of England

W3C
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for W3C.

1 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) Sass
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (50.00%) Grunt
2 2 (50.00%) Magnolia
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (50.00%) React
2 2 (50.00%) gulp
2 2 (50.00%) API Development
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (50.00%) Typography
2 2 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 2 (50.00%) Multichannel Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) A/B Testing
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) WAI
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA

W3C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (50.00%) CMS
1 2 (50.00%) Magnolia
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (50.00%) InDesign
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Grunt
1 2 (50.00%) gulp
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Creative Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 2 (50.00%) HTML CSS Designer
1 2 (50.00%) PowerPoint Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) UI Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) React
2 2 (50.00%) Sass
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML
2 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) A/B Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) API Development
1 2 (50.00%) BDD
1 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (50.00%) Multichannel Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) Network Design
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) SEO
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Typography
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
1 2 (50.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) WAI
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe