Period
to 5 August 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited W3C over the 6 months to 5 August 2020 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)
England > London
6 months to
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 343 546 568
Rank change year-on-year +203 +22 -18
Contract jobs citing W3C 36 46 53
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 0.33% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 18 42
Median daily rate £450 £425 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +31.78% -24.12%
10th Percentile £320 £350 £276
90th Percentile £575 £540 £524
England median daily rate £425 £425 £338
% change year-on-year - +25.93% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England 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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5,949 13,833 16,568
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.46% 34.58% 36.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,157 9,638 11,772
Median daily rate £525 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £313
90th Percentile £750 £700 £700
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 223 257
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% +8.89% +2.74%
10th Percentile £15.94 £13.50 £13.19
90th Percentile £51.75 £53.75 £52.25
Median hourly rate £33.00 £20.96 £21.50
% change year-on-year +57.48% -2.53% +10.26%

W3C
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing W3C as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for W3C in London

W3C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing W3C in London.

Daily rate trend for W3C in London

W3C
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing W3C in London over the 6 months to 5 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for W3C in London

W3C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing W3C in London.

Hourly rate trend for W3C in London

W3C
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing W3C within the London region over the 6 months to 5 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +129 6 £350 -20.00%
West London - 5 £488 -
W3C
England

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing W3C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for W3C.

1 25 (69.44%) User Experience
2 22 (61.11%) HTML
3 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 18 (50.00%) WCAG
6 14 (38.89%) HTML5
7 13 (36.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
7 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
8 12 (33.33%) Adobe
8 12 (33.33%) SCORM
8 12 (33.33%) Test Automation
9 11 (30.56%) Azure
9 11 (30.56%) Apple iOS
9 11 (30.56%) Axure RP
9 11 (30.56%) Selenium
9 11 (30.56%) Security Cleared
9 11 (30.56%) Android
9 11 (30.56%) Functional Testing
9 11 (30.56%) Non-Functional Testing
9 11 (30.56%) DevOps
9 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
9 11 (30.56%) Windows
9 11 (30.56%) InVision
9 11 (30.56%) Continuous Deployment
9 11 (30.56%) Katalon Studio
9 11 (30.56%) Sketch
10 10 (27.78%) Adobe XD
10 10 (27.78%) Prototyping
10 10 (27.78%) CSS

W3C
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 1 (2.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (2.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (30.56%) InVision
1 11 (30.56%) Sketch
2 10 (27.78%) Adobe XD
3 9 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (2.78%) UserZoom
Cloud Services
1 11 (30.56%) Azure
2 1 (2.78%) npm
2 1 (2.78%) Slack
2 1 (2.78%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (30.56%) Axure RP
2 11 (30.56%) Katalon Studio
2 11 (30.56%) Selenium
3 9 (25.00%) Balsamiq
4 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 6 (16.67%) gulp
5 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
5 5 (13.89%) SonarQube
6 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.78%) Grunt
7 1 (2.78%) JIRA
7 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 4 (11.11%) Public Sector
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Electronics
3 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 2 (5.56%) Police
3 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Games
4 1 (2.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) Designer
2 10 (27.78%) UX Designer
3 8 (22.22%) Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) QA Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Quality Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Tester
6 4 (11.11%) Applications Tester
6 4 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (11.11%) UI Designer
6 4 (11.11%) UI/UX Designer
7 3 (8.33%) Angular Developer
7 3 (8.33%) QA Tester
8 2 (5.56%) Backend Developer
8 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Software QA Tester
8 2 (5.56%) Software Tester
8 2 (5.56%) Web Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Web Applications Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Web Applications Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (61.11%) HTML
2 20 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 14 (38.89%) HTML5
4 10 (27.78%) CSS
5 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 8 (22.22%) Node.js
7 6 (16.67%) jQuery
8 5 (13.89%) Express
8 5 (13.89%) GraphQL
9 4 (11.11%) React
9 4 (11.11%) Sass
10 3 (8.33%) CSS3
10 3 (8.33%) Java EE
11 2 (5.56%) .NET
11 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
11 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (5.56%) LESS
11 2 (5.56%) Razor View Engine
11 2 (5.56%) Semantic HTML
11 2 (5.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (69.44%) User Experience
2 12 (33.33%) SCORM
3 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.78%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Android
1 11 (30.56%) Apple iOS
1 11 (30.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 11 (30.56%) Continuous Deployment
3 11 (30.56%) DevOps
3 11 (30.56%) Functional Testing
3 11 (30.56%) Non-Functional Testing
4 10 (27.78%) Prototyping
4 10 (27.78%) Scrum
5 9 (25.00%) Kanban
6 8 (22.22%) OWASP
7 6 (16.67%) Front End Development
7 6 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (13.89%) Acceptance Criteria
8 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
8 5 (13.89%) DevSecOps
8 5 (13.89%) Regression Testing
8 5 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
9 4 (11.11%) Web Development
10 3 (8.33%) Analytical Thinking
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
2 7 (19.44%) SQL
3 3 (8.33%) ES6
3 3 (8.33%) ES7
3 3 (8.33%) Java
3 3 (8.33%) TypeScript
4 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Security Cleared
2 10 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 9 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (8.33%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (50.00%) WCAG
2 8 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Docker
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 12 (33.33%) Adobe
3 3 (8.33%) SAP
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle