The table below looks at the statistics for WAI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAI over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing WAI 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £229 £313 £200
% change year-on-year
-26.80% +56.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
- -58.40%
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West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
46 67 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.28% 9.48% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 37 16
Average daily rate £350 £369 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.08% -18.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £228 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £79.44 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +388.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £20.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +17.14%

WAI
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

WAI Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

WAI
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WAI across the Birmingham region.

WAI Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham