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 28 August 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
28 Aug 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 £163 £313 £200
% change year-on-year
-48.00% +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
41 74 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.58% 9.89% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 34 21
Average daily rate £340 £313 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £150 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £454 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £21.53 £13.87 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.19% -30.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £19.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.51% +11.42%

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