Period
to 27 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited W3C over the 6 months to 27 July 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)
England > North West
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 236 237
Contract jobs citing W3C 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.013% 0.013%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.041% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
North West median daily rate - £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +41.67% -7.69%
England median daily rate £410 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +9.33% +4.17% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year -53.85% +66.67% +18.18%

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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1835 2439 2142
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 32.28% 31.71% 27.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1110 1481 1204
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £219 £225 £233
90th Percentile £538 £530 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 118 116
North West median hourly rate £25.00 £18.87 £15.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.49% +18.79% -0.72%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.28
90th Percentile £54.50 £47.39 £51.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year - +8.11% -5.13%

W3C
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing W3C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for W3C in the North West

W3C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for W3C in the North West

W3C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for W3C in the North West