The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 28 June 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 / Scotland
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 150 117
Rank change year-on-year +35 -33  
Contract jobs citing W3C 2 1 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.091% 0.034% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.098% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 11
Median daily rate - £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +8.14% -3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year -53.84% -  

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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 633 1018 830
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 28.72% 34.60% 28.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 796 488
Median daily rate £378 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.85% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £499 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 41 47
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £27.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +45.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £14.89 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.63 £48.75 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +8.69% +24.32%  

W3C
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for W3C in Scotland

W3C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for W3C in Scotland

W3C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for W3C in Scotland

W3C
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing W3C within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Glasgow +1 2 - -
W3C
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for W3C.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Process Management
2 2 (66.67%) OpenText
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) DHTML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (66.67%) OpenText Process Suite
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) IT Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development

W3C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) JMeter
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) DHTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) JPA
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) IT Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Process Management
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) OpenText