The table below looks at the statistics for WAI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAI over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank - - 30
Contract jobs citing WAI 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast - - 0.59%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £295 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.93 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- -15.96%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 4.17% 1.47% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate £173 - £338
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 - £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £235 - £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £368 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +11.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -20.00%

WAI
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WAI across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

WAI Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast