Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited W3C over the 6 months to 23 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)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 41 -
Contract jobs citing W3C 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland - 0.34% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median daily rate - - -
UK median daily rate £391 £350 £360
% change year-on-year +11.79% -2.78% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £14.25 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year -68.33% - -

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 337 85 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 54.80% 28.62% 44.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 46 39
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +25.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £311 £228 £89
90th Percentile £484 £479 £470
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 1
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £14.78 £13.63 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.48% +0.93% -35.28%
10th Percentile £14.51 £10.00 £12.75
90th Percentile £15.41 £17.68 £14.25
UK median hourly rate £20.97 £20.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.28% +5.13% +8.33%

W3C
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for W3C in Northern Ireland