The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in contract job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 24 April 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)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 79 63
Rank change year-on-year +30 -16  
Contract jobs citing W3C 11 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.66% 0.20% 1.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.37% 0.68% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £350 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.31% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £300
% change year-on-year -6.25% +33.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £19.00
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 Reading with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 205 296 275
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 31.01% 28.99% 26.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 179 137
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.84% +71.05%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -0.20% +29.72%  

W3C
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

W3C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for W3C in Reading

W3C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for W3C in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Reading region with a requirement for W3C.

1 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 8 (72.73%) Photoshop
2 8 (72.73%) Dreamweaver
2 8 (72.73%) Adobe
2 8 (72.73%) Publishing
2 8 (72.73%) Content Management
2 8 (72.73%) WebCenter
3 6 (54.55%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) Marketing
4 3 (27.27%) Web Development
4 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
4 3 (27.27%) German Language
4 3 (27.27%) Italian Language
4 3 (27.27%) Japanese Language
4 3 (27.27%) Korean Language
4 3 (27.27%) Russian Language
4 3 (27.27%) Spanish Language
4 3 (27.27%) Google
4 3 (27.27%) Quality Management
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (27.27%) Web Marketing
4 3 (27.27%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Wireframes
5 2 (18.18%) User Experience
5 2 (18.18%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (18.18%) Axure RP
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) Finance

W3C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Photoshop
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (18.18%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Adobe Analytics
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (18.18%) Axure RP
General
1 8 (72.73%) Publishing
2 3 (27.27%) German Language
2 3 (27.27%) Italian Language
2 3 (27.27%) Japanese Language
2 3 (27.27%) Korean Language
2 3 (27.27%) Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) Russian Language
2 3 (27.27%) Spanish Language
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 1 (9.09%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Web Producer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Graduate
2 3 (27.27%) Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Designer
3 2 (18.18%) UX Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Web Publisher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) WebCenter
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Content Management
2 3 (27.27%) Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) Quality Management
2 3 (27.27%) Web Development
2 3 (27.27%) Web Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) Web Accessibility
3 2 (18.18%) Wireframes
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Coaching
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) WCAG
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Adobe
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Google