The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 26 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)
England / South East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 237 268 231
Rank change year-on-year +31 -37  
Contract jobs citing W3C 11 10 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.14% 0.11% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 0.37% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 10
Median daily rate £325 £500 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.00% +53.84%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £331 £350
% change year-on-year +9.81% -5.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2239 2695 2973
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 28.73% 30.57% 31.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1282 1604 1604
Median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £259 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 137 133
Median hourly rate £19.66 £31.00 £16.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.58% +92.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.47 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £51.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

W3C
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

W3C
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for W3C in the South East

W3C
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for W3C in the South East

W3C
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing W3C within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 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
Hampshire +14 8 £325 +4.00% 3
Berkshire +20 2 £325 -45.83% 2
Surrey +5 1 £425 -
W3C
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 South East region with a requirement for W3C.

1 23 (92.00%) HTML
2 15 (60.00%) CSS
3 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (40.00%) Content Management
5 9 (36.00%) Oracle
5 9 (36.00%) User Experience
6 8 (32.00%) SDLC
6 8 (32.00%) WebCenter
6 8 (32.00%) Photoshop
6 8 (32.00%) Adobe
6 8 (32.00%) Dreamweaver
6 8 (32.00%) Publishing
7 7 (28.00%) Finance
7 7 (28.00%) jQuery
7 7 (28.00%) RequireJS
7 7 (28.00%) Wireframes
8 6 (24.00%) CSS3
8 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (24.00%) HTML5
8 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (24.00%) MVC
8 6 (24.00%) Ajax
8 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
8 6 (24.00%) Degree
8 6 (24.00%) WCF
8 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
8 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
8 6 (24.00%) Web Services
8 6 (24.00%) XML

W3C
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (8.00%) CMS
1 2 (8.00%) WordPress
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (8.00%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (4.00%) BrowserStack
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Dreamweaver
2 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (8.00%) Axure RP
3 2 (8.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.00%) Mocha
4 1 (4.00%) NUnit
4 1 (4.00%) QUnit
4 1 (4.00%) Subversion
4 1 (4.00%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 8 (32.00%) Publishing
2 7 (28.00%) Finance
3 5 (20.00%) Marketing
4 3 (12.00%) German Language
4 3 (12.00%) Italian Language
4 3 (12.00%) Japanese Language
4 3 (12.00%) Korean Language
4 3 (12.00%) Russian Language
4 3 (12.00%) Spanish Language
5 1 (4.00%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (16.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 4 (16.00%) HTML Developer
4 4 (16.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Web Producer
5 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Graduate
5 3 (12.00%) UI Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Angular Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Designer
6 2 (8.00%) UX Designer
6 2 (8.00%) Web UI Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) HTML
2 15 (60.00%) CSS
3 8 (32.00%) WebCenter
4 7 (28.00%) jQuery
4 7 (28.00%) RequireJS
5 6 (24.00%) .NET
5 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (24.00%) Ajax
5 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (24.00%) CSS3
5 6 (24.00%) HTML5
5 6 (24.00%) WCF
5 6 (24.00%) Web Services
5 6 (24.00%) XML
6 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (20.00%) Entity Framework
6 5 (20.00%) LINQ
6 5 (20.00%) LINQ to SQL
7 3 (12.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) User Experience
2 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (40.00%) Content Management
2 8 (32.00%) SDLC
3 7 (28.00%) Wireframes
4 6 (24.00%) MVC
5 5 (20.00%) API Development
5 5 (20.00%) Web Development
6 4 (16.00%) Front End Development
7 3 (12.00%) Analytics
7 3 (12.00%) Dependency Management
7 3 (12.00%) OO
7 3 (12.00%) Quality Management
7 3 (12.00%) Web Marketing
8 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (8.00%) SEO
8 2 (8.00%) Usability Testing
8 2 (8.00%) UX Design
8 2 (8.00%) Web Accessibility
8 2 (8.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (24.00%) C#
2 6 (24.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) CoffeeScript
4 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle
2 8 (32.00%) Adobe
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.00%) Google
5 2 (8.00%) Twitter
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